Author: Keizertimes Staff

Police calls: April 8 – April 14

Monday, April 8 12:12 p.m. – Arrest for offensive littering in the 100 block of Chemawa Road N. 3:46 p.m.- Arrest for theft and criminal trespassing in the 5000 block of River Road N. 9:40 p.m. – Criminal trespassing in the 4000 block of River Road N. 11:30 p.m. –[Read More…]

Ag fest returns next weekend

The 2019 Oregon Ag fest will be held at the Oregon State Fair and Exposition Center on Saturday, April 27, and Sunday, April 28. Doors will open at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. on Sunday. Visitors can participate in events aimed to help families better understand where their[Read More…]

CCRLS seeks new councilor

Chemeketa Cooperative Regional Library Service is seeking applicants from the residents of Polk, Yamhill or Marion Counties for the position of Rural Lay Representative. This can be anyone from the CCRLS Library district who lives outside of member library cities or districts.  The advisory council meets five times a year,[Read More…]

Raw sewage overflows into Mill Creek

The City of Salem announced that an overflow of raw sewage occurred on April 7 at approximately 2:10 PM, into Mill Creek near 215 25th St. NE. The overflow resulted from a sanitary sewer pipe plugged possibly with tree root and grease. Approximately 50 gallons of raw sewage was spilled[Read More…]

Luncheon supports B&GC

The Boys & Girls Club will host a Great Futures Luncheon on Thursday, April 11 at the Salem Convention Center. The free luncheon will begin at noon. The public is invited. The goal of the luncheon is to shine a light on the youth and to share with the Boys &[Read More…]

College Night at MHS April 16

McNary High School will host Capital College Night from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, at McNary High School.  More than 25 Oregon colleges and universities will be at the event to answer questions and provide information.  It is free to all students in Marion, Polk, and Yamhill counties.[Read More…]

Soggy Day in the Park set for April 20 a KRP

Matthew Curtis drives headlong through an inflatable obstacle course at the first Soggy Day in the Park in 2018. The Claggett Creek Watershed Council, a group dedicated to promoting water quality and wildlife habitat in the Claggett Creek watershed, will host its Soggy Day in the Park 2.0 event starting[Read More…]