Windy and wild

Windy and wild

A surprise greeted the valley Thursday as high winds blew out of the east, breaking limbs,...

Once again, Canby takes time out to remember

Once again, Canby takes time out to remember

Canby Police and firefighters paid homage Thursday to those who perished in the Sept. 11, 2001,...

Lacey Lady's new mission

Lacey Lady's new mission

Plane needs cleaning The Lacey Lady has been stuck at an altitude of about 15 feet for nearly...

New chamber CEO will leave after August

New chamber CEO will leave after August

Chamber will 'keep moving' Canby’s chamber of commerce CEO of 2 ½ months is leaving. Rick...

App-tastic

App-tastic

Eccles students use their imagination and ingenuity Leave it to the kids. Six Eccles Elementary...

FAIR 2014: It's off and running

FAIR 2014: It's off and running

While throngs of people worked their way through the rabbit and poultry barn Wednesday, Libby...

'Fiddler' finale is this weekend

'Fiddler' finale is this weekend

Performances are Thursday through Saturday, including a Saturday matinee Canby Community Theatre...

Fairgrounds temp building goes up

Fairgrounds temp building goes up

Preparations for the 2014 Clackamas County Fair are quite different than fairs in past years....

City selects library director

City selects library director

Melissa Kelly was serving as interim library manager before being promoted A newly defined and...

'Summer in the city'

'Summer in the city'

A group of seven churches put on a little summer fun for children at Canby's Wait Park Seven...

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Photo Credit: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - Bulldozers were used to create a line behind Silver Fox RV Park. If conditions are right, firefighters will burn the underbrush on the other side of the line so that the wildfire will not be able to burn up fuel on a path toward the park. Fire personnel are stationed at Silver Fox RV Park to make sure the fire doesnt jump the line.
September 17, 2014

Some 36 Pit Fire evacuees allowed to return home

by Isabel Gautschi
Officials hopeful on progress toward containment Sgt. Nate Thompson of the Clackamas County Sheriff’s office told media that some evacuation levels have been lowered this morning. Previously…
September 17, 2014

Stream erosion focus of Saturday river workshop

by John Baker
Stream bank erosion is a natural process and, in an undisturbed stream, it usually happens slowly over time. Local rivers like the Molalla and Pudding are seeing their share of erosion, which…
September 17, 2014

Local tourism ideas could see funding with program

by (none)
The Canby Area Chamber of Commerce and Clackamas County Department of Tourism are offering a grant of up to $20,000 to promote tourism in Canby and Clackamas County. They are looking for…
Photo Credit: HUGHEY - The Main Street program has been busy with projects in the downtown area this summer.
September 17, 2014

Main Street making strides toward goals

by (none)
Staying in tune with business community in Canby More than two years into her stint as Canby’s Main Street manager, Jamie Stickel looks at the landscape she’s helped shape and feels pretty good…
September 17, 2014

State tests: Trying to make sense of numbers

by Ray Hughey
Canby and other school districts gained little or no ground in state tests last year on reading, math, science and writing. Districts gained a little, lost a little, but showed no real progress…
September 17, 2014

Economic signs point to a continued uptick

by John Baker
Director encouraged by new projects Signs that the economy is getting better continue to pop up and Canby’s economic development wing continues to keep tabs on it. According the Economic…
September 17, 2014

Canby youth football team will honor cancer fight of local woman

by (none)
A Canby youth football team will honor the cancer battle of Gail Hildreth during its Oct. 4 football game. The eighth-grade team has been dubbed “Gail Force” for this season. Each season the…
Photo Credit: RAY HUGHEY - A chain-reaction collission on Arndt Road involved four cars and sent two people to the hospital Thursday.
September 17, 2014

Thursday wreck sends two to hospital

by Ray Hughey
A chain collision, four-vehicle accident early Thursday on Arndt Road sent two Canby drivers to area hospitals. Canby Police said the accident occurred at 6:52 a.m. on Arndt Road, just west of…
September 17, 2014

County unveils updated website this week

by (none)
The county unveils its upgraded website this week. County Administrator Don Krupp said the website, launched Monday Sept. 15, will have a more clean and modern appearance as well as offer better…
Photo Credit: RAY HUGHEY - Mike Bondi, director at the NWREC, said that the Aurora facilities' solar array is doing what they'd hoped.
September 17, 2014

Solar array at NWREC proving its worth

by John Baker
Array produced far more kilowatt hours than Aurora facility used this summer, putting energy in the bank for later So far, so good for the solar array at the OSU Northwest Willamette Research…

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Sep 17, 2014

Clackamas County seeks four to serve on Enhanced Law Enforcement…

by (none)
Clackamas County Commissioners and Sheriff Craig Roberts are seeking four citizens to serve for three-year terms on the Enhanced Law Enforcement Service District Citizen Advisory Committee. The…
Sep 17, 2014

Clackamas County celebrates 100 years of Canby Ferry

by (none)
It has been 100 years since the first Canby Ferry began transporting people and vehicles across the Willamette River between Canby and the Stafford area of Wilsonville. Today, the Canby Ferry is…
Photo Credit: PMG - 31 Pit Fire Press Conference - Spet 16th, 2014
Sep 15, 2014

36 Pit Fire burns on, Estacada covered in smoke

by Estacada News
State resources assist with 3,588-acre fire With the 36 Pit Fire continuing to burn in forest land about 10 miles east of Estacada, Gov. John Kitzhaber has declared the disaster a conflagration,…
Photo Credit: RAY HUGHEY - Four-car accident on Arndt Road sends two people to hospital early Thursday.
Sep 17, 2014

4-vehicle chain collision sends two to hospital

by Pamplin Media Group
The Canby Police Department is investigating a four-car accident early Thursday that sent two people to area hospitals. The accident occurred shortly after 7 a.m., on Arndt Road, just west of…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Canby Fire District personnel battle a barn fire Thursday on South Heinz Road.
Sep 10, 2014

Neighbor helping neighbor

by Ray Hughey
Thanks to alert neighbors, a pair of Canby area fires got quick reaction from area firefighters Saving life, limb and property seems to be the neighborly thing to do in Canby lately. Damage in…
Sep 10, 2014

Canby Grove slates charter school info meeting

by (none)
Canby Grove Christian Center will hold a public meeting Monday, Sept. 15, at 7 p.m. to discuss the details of a new charter school on the Canby Grove campus. The school will be called Canby…
Sep 10, 2014

That tastes a bit odd

by Ray Hughey
Algae in water source is the cause of odd smell and taste Your drinking water tasting a little funny? It’s not you. Canby Utility announced on its webpage Thursday that while its drinking water…
Sep 10, 2014

City administrator search process takes a new turn

by (none)
The City of Canby had two strong candidates for its city administrator position and that has turned out to be a good thing. The city had made a conditional offer to Regan Bolli in August, but…
Sep 08, 2014

Races for state lawmakers heat up in Clackamas County

by Raymond Rendleman
House seat in OC, Gladstone; Senate district also covers Estacada, Canby and Molalla - How is Cover Oregon like the light-rail project being built between Portland and Oak Grove? It’s a fair…
Sep 10, 2014

Canby fire, police to observe 9/11 Thursday

by Pamplin Media Group
Canby firefighters and police officers will hold their annual 9/11 Memorial Ceremony at 8 a.m. Thursday at the fire station 62 at 221 S. Pine St. This year is New York/WTC remembrance and during…



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