The Keizertimes is the weekly community newspaper serving Keizer, Oregon. The newspaper was founded in 1979.
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COMMUNITY Jan. 1
Bowers makes it to final round on The Price is Right
Keizerite, Dusty Bowers, was on CBS-TV’s The Price is Right and made it to the final round. He came home with numerous prizes and shared his experience of being on the show.
COMMUNITY Dec. 31
Keizer leaders share their goals for 2022
The Keizertimes asked some local leaders to write about their goals for the city of Keizer, and themselves, going into the New Year. Here were their responses.
SPORTS Dec. 31
Top 10 sports stories of 2021
Despite their being no athletic events for the first two months of the year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the city of Keizer featured a litany of notable sports stories this year.
NEWS Dec. 30
Body found in car north of Keizer following Christmas hit-and-run
A hit-and-run in the early hours of Christmas morning lead to the death of a 16-year-old in Salem. The body of the victim was found hours later north of Keizer. A Salem man is being charged with manslaughter, reckless driving and abuse of a corpse in the wake of the accident.
OPINION Dec. 30
Guest Column: I have been the target of of hate speech and threats
COMMUNITY Dec. 29
Jefferson calls it a career after 23 years with Keizer Police
After three decades as an officer, including 23 years with the Keizer Police Department, Jefferson officially retired from what he called “a rewarding career.”
BOOK REVIEW Dec. 27
Book review: "Rock Concert"
Terri Schlichenmeyer leaves her review of "Rock Concert: An Oral History as Told by The Artists, Backstage Insiders, and Fans Who Were There" by Marc Myers.
FreeNEWS Dec. 27
Local warming shelters activate through Jan. 5 with freezing temperatures
The Mid-Willamette Valley Community Action Agency announced on Dec. 27 the opening of a "mega-bed facility" that will provide a warm place to sleep for up to 75 people. The facility, located at 1185 22nd St. in Salem, will open tonight and remain active until Jan. 5.
COMMUNITY Dec. 27
Cat of the week
Cat of the week is located at Salem Friends of Felines on 4157 Cherry Avenue, Keizer.
COMMUNITY Dec. 27
Streets likely to be slick as Keizer dips below freezing; state offices opening late
The National Weather Service is forecasting a break in precipitation during the day Monday but another shot of snow is expected overnight into Tuesday.