Day: March 4, 2011

Beware of buzzwords

By ROSS DAY When it comes to politics, I have a number of rules I live by.  These are little sayings – or “truisms” I suppose – that I use to guide my way down the complicated political path.  My rules are simple to understand,...

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Civil war over big box stores

By ALLEN PRELL I have been overwhelmed by the information available to the residents of Keizer in regards to Measure 24-314, the big box issue, originated by  Keep Keizer Livable, a well financed and organized group. Organized...

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24-314: Traffic, crime and groceries

By STEVE TEMPLAR Finally, ballot measure 24-314 is in the hands of every registered voter in Keizer.  This past year I joined several residents going door to door to discuss constructing a retail building in excess of 65,000...

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Keep Keizer open for business

To the Editor: There are certainly many conversations, messages, and hype directed at measure 24-314 which Keizer residents may agree or disagree with through their vote. From the start, I have been torn by this issue and wonder...

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