Author: Lyndon Zaitz

The legacy of Richard Walsh

Richard Walsh’s announcement that he will not seek election to a third full term this year has been met with sadness. Walsh has been one of the workhorses of the city council over the past 10 years.  His fingerprints are on some...

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Keep it simple

The City of Keizer is on its own regarding a design on the water tower beside Interstate 5.  The Confederated Tribes of the Siletz and the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde have deferred to a design of the city’s choosing, but...

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Love it or lose it

The dog park at Keizer Rapids Park is garnering as many complaints as kudos.  The dog park, a vision of Keizer leaders and others, was a smash hit when it opened several years ago.  Owners socialize with friends as their dogs...

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A little Mozart?

The Keizer Rotary Amphitheatre at Keizer Rapids Park is fulfilling its vision of bringing concerts and other events to its stage. So far the music has been rock and roll—both oldies and contemporary.  After this season’s...

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