Betting it all on his BBQ

Despite growing up in Oregon, a state not exactly known for its smoked meats, Keizer resident Troy Campbell is no stranger to barbecue. His grandparents owned and operated a restaurant in Portland called Campbell’s BBQ for almost 20 years; they taught their children and grandchildren the family recipes. “Barbecue, barbecue[Read More…]

Chamber seeks input on improving KeizerFEST

Keizer Chamber is hosting a community conversation discussing KeizerFEST on Wednesday, Aug. 14. The discussion will run from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Keizer Community Civic Center.  Attendees will join the KeizerFEST co-chairs and committee members for an open dialogue regarding Keizer’s longest standing community festival. Those who attend[Read More…]

Census-takers needed

The US Census Bureau is recruiting thousands of people for temporary jobs across the country, including citizens in Marion County, for both supervisory and clerical positions working to build the 2020 Census. The temporary positions will begin this summer and run through August. Pay ranges from $14 to $17.50 per[Read More…]

A new Hope

Lorissa Addabo cuts a ribbon celebrating the expansion of Hope Orthopedics of Oregon in Keizer Tuesday, May 14. The newly-renovated office will allow physicians to work in tandem with therapeutic services on the site at 5325 Shoreview Lane. Since 2006, Hope Orthopedics has grown from one clinic and a handful of[Read More…]

In-N-Out plans June groundbreaking

A Keizer Station In-N-Out location may begin construction as soon as June. A message from Jim Lockington, a new store development manager with the fan-favorite burger chain, to city officials confirms that the chain is moving ahead with its plans. Lockington said that the chain’s escrow on the property will[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…]