Author: Keizertimes Staff

Celebrate with Mom at KFD breakfast

The Keizer Volunteer Firefighters Association will hold its annual Mother’s Day Breakfast from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, May 12 at the Keizer Fire Station 661 Chemawa Road NE. The menu will include pancakes, eggs, and ham. Attendees will also be served milk, coffee and orange juice.  The cost for this[Read More…]

Leadership opportunities available for students

Incoming high school sophomores and juniors can now apply to be a part of the 2019-2021 Leadership Youth Program. The program will begin in September 2019 and end in April 2021. Throughout the two year program students will be able to build their resumes by learning about community engagement, developing[Read More…]

2 new faces vie in SKSD Zone 4

In Zone 4, Dr. Satya Chandrigiri and David Salinas are seeking to replace outgoing board member Jim Green. While board members represent pre-determined district, they are elected by the district at-large. Chandrigiri is a psychiatrist and small business owner. Salinas is a project manager with Cherry city Electric. Keizertimes sent[Read More…]

Heyen, Marquez compete for SKSD Zone 2

In Zone 2, Marty Heyen is defending her seat against Raul Marquez. While board members represent pre-determined district, they are elected by the district at-large. Heyen, a retired IT professional, was first elected to the board in 2015. Marquez is a recent McKay High School grad and student at Willamette[Read More…]

KPD seeks BLAST Camp support

The Keizer Police Department is seeking donations to support its 6th annual BLAST Camp (Bringing Law Enforcement And Students Together) scheduled for July 16-18 at Whiteaker Middle School.  Blast Camp is a law enforcement-themed day camp offered at no cost to children who will be entering grades three through six the[Read More…]

Keizer Quick Lane expands

Skyline’s Keizer Ford is expanding their Quick Lane Tire and Auto Center by adding two car racks. The expansion will add more workable space for employees.  The company has continued to have a growing customer base, and the added space will help to maintain service quality.  Jennifer Bernard, a service[Read More…]

Police calls: April 15 – April 21

Monday, April 15 7:15 a.m. – Traffic accident resulting in injury at the intersection of Lockhaven Drive N and Inland Shores Way N. 10:25 a.m. – Traffic accident at the intersection of Verda Lane NE and Chemawa Road NE. 11:12 a.m. – Theft from building in the 500 block of Chemawa Road[Read More…]

Chicken dinner at Sacred Heart

Sacred Heart-St. Louis Parish will hold their 61st semi-annual BBQ chicken dinner from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 5 in the Sacred Heart Parish Hall 485 Seventh Street in Gervais. Dinners are $12 for adults and $7 for children 12 and under. Each meal will include BBQ[Read More…]

Heritage festival planned at Capitol

Asian and Pacific Islander Day at the Capitol will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 27 at the Oregon State Capitol.  All are welcome to this free event to celebrate the rich and diverse cultures of the Asian Pacific Islander geographic region and their influence on Oregon. Participants will[Read More…]

Master Gardener plant sale slated May 3-4

The 2019 Marion County Master Gardener Association will host the Annual Plant and Yard Sale at the Oregon State Fairgrounds in Columbia Hall on Friday, May 3 and Saturday, May 4. The sale will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.[Read More…]