Author: Charles Glenn

Oregon Steam Up is 62 acres of fun

If you missed the opening weekend for the 52nd Annual Great Oregon Steam Up at Powerland Heritage Park in Brooks, you have one more chance on Aug. 6-7 from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. The 62-acre festival offers visitors the opportunity to see thousands of engines, motors, vehicles and tractors[Read More…]

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Two Keizer women facing federal drug charges

A Keizer mother and daughter are facing charges involving their alleged participation in an India-based illegal drug distribution ring. Jennifer McConnon, 48, was arraigned in federal court Friday, July 29. She pled not guilty in her hearing before U.S. Magistrate Judge Jeffrey Armistead, and was released pending a five-day jury[Read More…]

City Council meeting agenda

Keizer City Council meets on Monday, Aug. 1 at 7 p.m. in regular session. The following options are available if you wish to view or participate in the meeting: Attend the meeting in person in the City Council Chambers     View the live broadcast on Comcast Channel 23 (within the[Read More…]

Keizer man’s murder conviction overturned again

Peter Zielinsky during his 2019 murder trial (FILE PHOTO) On July 20, an Oregon appellate court overturned Keizer resident Peter Zielinsky’s murder conviction for the second time. In 2013, the former Kroc Center employee was convicted of murdering his wife, Lisa as they were both getting ready for work. Testimony[Read More…]

Chick-fil-A drive-thru to open Aug. 4

The Chick-fil-A restaurant which has been under construction since February is scheduled to open for business on Aug. 4. The popular fast-food franchise will be located near the Chemawa Rd. bridge over I5. Job applications are being received now for all shifts. The restaurant is located at 5655 Ulali Dr.[Read More…]

National Night out slated for Aug. 2

Keizer will be one of thousands of cities across the country participating in the National Night Out, Aug. 2, from 6-9 p.m. During this time, Keizer police are asking residents to lock their homes and spend the evening outdoors with their neighbors and their local law enforcement officers. The event[Read More…]