Canby's Latest Opinions

March 25, 2015

Transparency in Oregon government becoming cloudier

by (none)
For 40-plus years, Oregon has claimed to have transparency in government. Public records and public meetings laws approved in 1973 are supposed to enforce the ideal that the people’s business…
March 25, 2015

Letters to the editor

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March 25, 2015 Paper’s coverage of first library meetings was good To the editor: I appreciated the coverage of the first two library meetings in the Canby Herald last week. It offered a nice…
March 18, 2015

Letters to the Editor

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Foundation continues widespread support To the editor: Canby Educational Foundation, formed in 1997 to support students and teachers in the Canby School District through a grant process, has…
March 11, 2015

Life may be good - but fortunately it is not THAT good

by Mikel Kelly
The other person who lives at our house said something last week that struck me as practically profound. It got me thinking, anyway. “Can you imagine what it would be like if every dumb little…
March 11, 2015

Letters to the Editor

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Drivers need to take their time through town To the editor: My husband and I were almost "creamed" at the corner of Highway 99E and Elm Street by a diesel pickup racing through our town — our…
March 04, 2015

County chairman offers thoughts on county road issues

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Not including the roads contained within Clackamas County’s cities, the county is obligated to maintain over 1,400 miles of pavement. That’s about the same amount of miles from Oregon City to…
March 04, 2015

Letters to the Editor

by Pamplin Media Group
There are a lot of ‘Amazing kids’ in Canby To the editor: After reading the call for nominations for the Amazing Kid section, my logic tells me that the committee in charge of choosing the…
February 25, 2015

Let's talk about cheating cheaters and their very cheating ways

by Mikel Kelly
Let me guess — you were thinking just the other day that you are the only person in the world who is not achieving your goals by cheating. I know, right? Me, too! So, there must be two of us,…
February 18, 2015

Letters to the Editor

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Time for churches to unite behind similarities To the editor: Martin Luther was a well-educated young man who decided to make a difference. After reading the Bible, he realized that many of the…
February 11, 2015

Letters to the Editor

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Canby Rotary Foundation gets big thank you To the editor: We wish to acknowledge and thank the Canby Rotary Foundation for the recently completed improvement project for the Aurora-Canby…

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Feb 04, 2015

Letters to the Editor

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Let’s get more people at Created Equal series To the editor: Thank you for providing good coverage of the Canby Public Library's Created Equal series. I attended the first program and it was…
Feb 04, 2015

How we look might be important - but probably not

by Mikel Kelly
There was a time when I'd be walking down the street, catch a glimpse of my reflection in a store window and be shocked that even though I expected to see one of the lesser Rolling Stones — you…




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