Keizer is a freezer on Sunday

There is not much snow on the ground in Keizer but Sunday, Jan. 14’s high temperature will only be 26 degrees Fahrenheit with overnight will dip to 17 degrees Fahrenheit. The cold weather will remain through Tuesday when forecasters are calling for freezing rain. By Wednesday, Jan. 17, weather will[Read More…]

McNary basketball and wrestling

The Lady Celts basketball won against Sprague High School (54-41) at home.  The McNary Boys basketball lost against Sprague (51-61) away.  The McNary girls and boys wrestling teams faced off against S. Salem High School on Friday, Jan. 4 at 6 p.m.  The girls wrestling team beat S. Salem with[Read More…]

Health Fair at Kroc Center Jan. 20

The annual Kroc Health Fair will be held on Saturday, Jan. 20 at the Kroc Center from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. This free public event focuses on health and wellness in the new year. An opportunity for community members to learn about and engage with resources to increase their[Read More…]

Breakfast time with Santa at fire hall

Families and others gathered at the Keizer Fire District’s Chemawa Road fire hall for the annual Santa Breakfast, organized by the Keizer Volunteer Firefighters Association. Attendees enjoyed pancakes, eggs, sausage as well as coffee and orange juice. Members of the association cooked breakfast, served beverages and cleared tables set up[Read More…]

Hundreds of families receive KNOW baskets

Almost 300 families in need received deliveries of food baskets and wrapped gifts from the Keizer Chamber of Commerce’s Keizer Network of Women (KNOW), on Saturday morning, Dec. 9. Dozens of cars lined up to load boxes and gifts at the Chamber’s Santa Central—LIons Club Auditorium —on Cherry Ave. NE[Read More…]

Hannukah and how it is celebrated

Hannukah started at sunset Thursday, Dec. 7. The Jewish holiday ends on Friday, Dec. 15.  By MADI LIETZ Of the Keizertimes Every year Hanukkah has a different date as Jews follow a Lunar Calendar, mostly Hanukkah falls in December. However observant a Jew may be, people celebrate Hanukkah in traditional[Read More…]