Battle of the books

Battle of the books

Students go 'by the book' during Canby School District's annual Battle of the Books event...

'The Music Man' hits stage this weekend

'The Music Man' hits stage this weekend

'Oh, my dear little librarian. You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you are left with...

Reaching for the goal

Reaching for the goal

Once again Baker Prairie Middle School hosted the annual state goalball tournament for the...

Fixing the GLORY ROAD

Fixing the GLORY ROAD

The Union Pacific line has seen a lot of action over the last week as the railroad works on...


Canby's Latest News

March 04, 2015

County road survey will be open into mid-March

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Users of Clackamas County roads are being urged to share their thoughts about the future of county road maintenance by completing an online survey at ClackamasCountySurvey.com. In addition to…
March 04, 2015

Thieves hitting local farms to the tune of $11,000

by Josh Kulla
There's a feeling of danger and worry as police look for leads and suspects Following the first incident in January, the Romaines heightened security, installed a stronger barrier for the…
March 04, 2015

Time to gather the info

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The city sets series of public meetings to get input, provide information on the upcoming library-civic building project Get ready, because the next step in the library-civic building process is…
March 04, 2015

Olsen bill would help expand community college funding

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Senator Alan Olsen (R-Canby) has introduced a bill to increase funding for community colleges in Oregon. The bill, co-chief sponsored by Rep. Andy Olson (R-Albany), has bipartisan support with…
March 04, 2015

Canby man pleads guilty to murder

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A Canby man has pleaded guilty to aggravated murder and first-degree robbery in the death last year of a Grants Pass man in a drug deal gone bad. The Oregonian reports Michael Dean Orren, 28,…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF THE OREGON STATE ARCHIVES - The preamble to the Oregon Constitution is part of the historic document that needs vital repairs.
February 25, 2015

Schoolchildren asked to help restore Oregon Constitution document

by Shasta Kearns Moore
A $60,000 campaign would restore and permanently display the 158-year-old document To address a longtime funding shortage, the Oregon secretary of state's office has issued a challenge to…
February 25, 2015

School board will have three seats open

by Ray Hughey
Three seats on the Canby School District board of directors will be decided by voters in the May 19 Special District Election. Up for election are Positions 1, 5 and 6. Each is for a four-year…
February 25, 2015

City surveys headed to local businesses

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This week the city of Canby’s Economic Development Department launches the Canby Business Survey. The survey will study the business environment in Canby and inquire about current challenges…
February 25, 2015

City may do without a bid process

by Ray Hughey
The Canby Urban Renewal Agency will hold a public hearing Wednesday, March 4, at 6 p.m. in City Council chambers to consider findings that support awarding the contract for construction of the…
February 25, 2015

Fraud found out

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Woman with Canby ties sentenced in multimillion dollar fraud A decade of deceit and fraud landed a Canby woman in jail for 100 months. U.S. District Court Judge Robert E. Jones sentenced Rachel…

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Feb 18, 2015

Heads up, crossing will close

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Union Pacific Railroad will close the railroad crossing at Barlow Road and Highway 99E from 7 a.m. April 18 to 5 p.m. April 19. Detours will be in place. For more information, contact Jamie…
Feb 18, 2015

Firefighters plan fundraising climb

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Ten Canby Fire District firefighters will take part March 8 in the 2015 Seattle Firefighters Stairclimb, benefitting the Leukemia-Lymphoma Society. They will be among more than 1,500…
Kate Brown
Feb 18, 2015

Calling Kate Brown

by Peter Wong
On Wednesday, Oregon will have a new governor. Just who is Kate Brown and what might she bring to the role of governor? Kate Brown has had a slow rise to Oregon's governorship. She is a native…
Feb 18, 2015

Canby High alumni choir practice is Tuesday

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Canby High School choir alumni now have a chance to rekindle the flame. An alumni choir is currently forming and setting up practice schedules for a May 3 performance. Each director will…
Feb 18, 2015

Canby Educational Foundation offers movie vouchers

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If it’s movie time, it’s time to check out something special from the Canby Educational Foundation. Through a program with Canby Cinema 8 owner Chuck Nakvasil, the CEF is the sole entity selling…
Photo Credit: RAY HUGHEY - A Baker Prairie Middle School eighth-grader works on his hands-only CPR technique during last week's course put on by local firefighters and the Legacy Health Middle School Heart Healthy Program.
Feb 18, 2015

Learning to make a save

by Ray Hughey
Baker Prairie eighth-graders learn how to perform successful CPR Canby became a little safer Thursday. Every eighth-grader at Baker Prairie Middle School learned life-saving hands-only CPR…
Suzanne Bonamici, Ted Wheeler, Mike McLane, Earl Blumenauer
Feb 13, 2015

Leaders react to Kitzhaber's resignation

by Jim Redden
Oregon leaders were quick to react to Gov. John Kitzhaber's announcement that he will resign, effective Feb. 18. Most expressed sadness at the turn of events that will end Kitzhaber's 35-year…
Photo Credit: TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO - Oregon Democrats have been calling for the resignation of Gov. John Kitzhaber.
Feb 12, 2015

Political pressure squeezes 'struggling' Kitzhaber

by Peter Wong and Hillary Borrud/Capital Bureau
Both Senate President Peter Courtney and House Speaker Tina Kotek agree that the Governor should resign Gov. John Kitzhaber is under renewed pressure by Democratic legislative leaders to resign…
Secretary of State Kate Brown.
Feb 12, 2015

Brown: Kitz wanted to talk, but meeting was 'bizarre,…

by Peter Wong/Capital Bureau
SALEM — Secretary of State Kate Brown says she is unsure what to make of a meeting between her and Gov. John Kitzhaber, who is under pressure to resign. Democratic legislative leaders and state…
Feb 12, 2015

Merkley plans town hall at Aurora Airport

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Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley will hold a town hall at the Willamette Aviation education hangar Monday, Feb. 16, at 4 p.m. Merkley plans to update constituents on his work in Washington, D.C., answer…




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