Awards announced for MHS seniors

Business / Culinary / Industrial Arts Future Business Leaders of America Business Award: Jordan Sheldon Automotive Students of the Year: Karl Haynes, Autumn Sanford Outstanding Accounting Student of the Year: Tyler O’Connor Excellence in Culinary Arts: Rylee Conklin Excellence in Journalism: Nolan Bryant, Joshua Patton Yearbook Student of the Year:[Read More…]

A message for The Rapping Duke

Dear Duke,  To be honest, we weren’t sure what to think when you arrived out of the blue last Thursday.  With your hat pulled low over dark sunglasses and a pristine white bandana covering any other identifying traits, we couldn’t help but wonder what brought The Invisible Man to our[Read More…]

Local man puts on firework show for those in need

The pandemic has made things hard for many in recent months which means some families had to forgo the fireworks and festivities on the Fourth of July this year.  Keizerite David Peyree wanted to help local families celebrate by sharing what he’s been blessed with. Peyree put out an open[Read More…]

Tax deadline looming

The Oregon Department of Revenue is reminding taxpayers that July 15 is the deadline for filing a tax return and paying taxes due. Oregon, along with the IRS, extended the deadline to file and pay federal taxes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. For personal income taxpayers: • The Oregon return[Read More…]

An Eagle has landed

Palmer Snapp sits on the benches he and his team installed at the Peggy & Jerry Moore Community Garden. The completion of this project makes Snapp eligible for promotion to Eagle Scout. The members of the Peggy & Jerry Moore Community Garden will be sitting in style thanks to an[Read More…]

Willow Lake Golf to host unity event

Willow Lake Golf Center and Driving Center in will present Keizer Unity BBQ from, 3 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, July 12. The public is invited to take part in conversations focused on inclusivity, equality and bringing a positive change to the community. Speakers are scheduled to begin 3:30 p.m,[Read More…]

Pandemic sidelined flags on 4th

Several Keizer residents took to Facebook this weekend to announce their disapproval of the lack of flags displayed by the city for on the Fourth of July. “I was driving River Road this morning and noted the absence of our flags on this Independence Day. This was very disturbing and[Read More…]