Author: Keizertimes Staff

SKEF offers workshops for college-bound students

Salem Keizer Education Foundation is hosting free workshops to assist high school students with college and career preparation throughout the summer. The workshops can aid students with SAT preparation, resume-building, scholarships and many other areas. Workshops will begin at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays throughout June and July at the McLaran[Read More…]

Students sought for SKPS equity group

Salem Keizer Public School (SKPS) students who will be attending high school in the 2019-20 school year are eligible to apply for the SKPS Superintendent’s Student Equity Committee.  The committee will be made up of members who will represent the diversity of the total student population.  Students will be selected[Read More…]

Police calls: June 10 – June 16

Monday, June 10 1:10 p.m. – Sudden death in the 1000 block of Larchwood Street NE. 1:19 p.m. – Physical harassment in the 800 block of Bever Drive NE. 7 p.m. – Arrest for simple assault in the 5000 block of Elizabeth Street N. 7:23 p.m. – Arrest for criminal[Read More…]

Police calls: June 3 – June 9

Monday, June 3 11:51 a.m. – Traffic accident in the 3000 block of River Road N. 1:03 a.m. – Failure to perform duties of a driver to injured person(s) in the 5000 block of River Road N. 6:54 p.m. – Traffic accident resulting in injury at the intersection of Rivercrest[Read More…]

Keizer takes part in state’s #Trashtag challenge

The City of Keizer, along with the cities of Albany and Salem, as well as Marion County and Marion Soil and Water Conservation District, are hosting a summer trash pick-up photo challenge. The challenge will run from Saturday, June 1 through Monday, September 20.   Oregon residents of all ages[Read More…]

Car show at Powerland June 15

Northwest Vintage Car and Motorcycle Museum will present its eighth annual All Comers Rendezvous starting at 8 a.m. on Saturday, June 15 at Powerland Heritage Park, 3995 Brooklake Road NE. Visitors can view vintage cars and motorcycles displayed in the museum and on the grassy grounds. The displays this year[Read More…]

Police calls: May 20 – May 26

Monday, May 20 10:53 a.m. – Theft and criminal trespassing in the 5000 block of Inland Shores Way N, 7:30 p.m. – Disorderly conduct in the second degree at the intersection of Delight Street N and Chemawa Road N. 10:08 p.m. – Arrest on warrant in the 4000 block of[Read More…]

Summer counselors sought for Gilbert House museum

Gilbert House Children’s Museum is seeking summer camp counselors.  Camp counselors volunteer 35 hours per week for one to seven weeks in July or August.  Counselors will assist summer camp educators by supervising campers during care hours and lunch times, as well as assist with setting up and taking down[Read More…]