NEWS BRIEF

Driver falls asleep, plows into E.Z. Orchards

Photo Courtesy Claire Zielinski E.Z. Orchards had a delayed opening on Labor Day, Sept. 5 after the driver of a vehicle traveling down Hazelgreen Road NE fell asleep at the wheel and struck the building at around 7:20 a.m., according to Claire Zielinski, a spokesperson for the family-run business. She[Read More…]

KPD announces KeizerFEST Parade road closures

Road closures along River Road for the KeizerFEST Parade will begin at 6:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 13.  Lockhaven Drive between River Road N and McClure Street N will be closed to all traffic for the parade staging area. Parade entries must take Chemawa Road N to Windsor Island Road[Read More…]

Tax deadline looming

The deadline to file state and federal taxes is Monday, May 17.  In March, the U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service announced that the deadline to file taxes would be extended, the Oregon Department of Revenue extended state filing deadlines shortly thereafter.  Penalties, interest and additions to tax will[Read More…]

Sandwich shop will donate to veterans

Firehouse Subs, including its Keizer Station location will dedicate 100% of in-restaurant donations the week of Veterans Day to the nation’s military veterans through its non-profit, Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation.  Donations will be accepted Monday, Nov. 9 through Sunday, November 15.  The fundraising initiative, now in its fourth year, will[Read More…]