Category: Editorials

Yet another conversation

Here we go again. A community conversation, co-sponsored by the Keizer Chamber of Commerce and the city’s Community Development Department, will be Wednesday, Feb. 28 to discuss the future of River Road. We’ve been here before....

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Honoring multi-taskers

The Keizer Chamber of Commerce held its annual First Citizen banquet last Saturday and they hit it out of the park with the four who won awards. Joe Egli was announced as Keizer’s First Citizen Award to sustained applause. The...

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No more soap

Don Vowell, a long-time contributor to this page with his A Box of Soap column passed away on Dec. 15. His irreverant writing will be dearly missed. Vowell, who retired as a carrier for the U.S. Postal Service, enjoyed mixing...

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A home at last

Its productions have been staged at the Keizer Civic Center, the Kroc Center and Chemeketa Community College. The only constant stage for Keizer Homegrown Theatre has been the Keizer Rotary Amphitheatre at Keizer Rapids Park...

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Measure 101 is not the answer

We salute officials and legislators who endeavor to solve problems, and there are plenty of areas that have issues. The Oregon legislature passed House Bill 2391 in 2017 that imposes temporary assessments on premiums charged by...

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