Author: KT Staff

In-person cherry blossom viewing back

Senate Bill 146 was passed in 2017 designating the third Saturday in March as Cherry Blossom Day in Salem. Cherry Blossom Day at the Capitol, taking place this year on March 18, was created to celebrate the cherry blossom trees on the Capitol Mall, and organically became a celebration of the Japanese cultural influence in Oregon due to the significance of the cherry blossom (Sakura) to their community.

CTEC students to plant trees

About 40 junior and senior high school students from the Career Education Technical Center in Salem are scheduled to plant Douglas-fir seedlings in the Fern Ridge Demonstration Area of the Santiam State Forest on Friday, Feb. 10. Fern Ridge Demonstration Area was burned during the 2020 Labor Day fires.

We screwed up…

Mea culpa.

When the Keizertimes makes a mistake, we own up to it. We don’t blame anyone else for our failing.

City Council Meeting Agenda

Keizer City Council meets on Monday, Feb. 6th at 7 p.m. in regular session. The following options are available if you wish to view or participate in the meeting:  AGENDA  KEIZER CITY COUNCIL  REGULAR SESSION  Monday, February 6, 2023  7:00 p.m.  Robert L. Simon Council Chambers  Keizer, Oregon  1. CALL[Read More…]