Oregon Steam Up opens this weekend

One of Oregon’s cultural and historical touchstones returns this weekend just north of Keizer. The 2023 Great Oregon Steam Up will be held Powerland Heritage Park on Brookline Rd., between River Rd. and Interstate 5. The premier attraction are the many steam-operated tractors as well as a steam-powered sawmill and[Read More…]

McNary Class of ’83 reunion set

The 40th reunion of the McNary High School Class of 1983 is scheduled for Friday-Sunday, Aug. 11-13. Organizers are seeking as many classmates as they can. The reunion kicks off at 6 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 11, with a no host bar/food on the patio at The View Restaurant at[Read More…]

Grassroots Government: Traffic Safety-Bikeways-Pedestrian Committee

Meeting: Thursday, July 20  Committee members in attendance: Jamie Davis (Chair), Mike DiBlasi, David Dempster, Rick Kuehn, Tammy Saldivar, Hersch Sangster  City liaison: Councilor Robert Husseman  Absent: Brenda Lamb, Mike Griffin, public works liaison, Dave LaDay, Keizer Police liaison.  What happened: Three members of the public addressed the committee on[Read More…]

July dinner is BBQ

July’s Keizer Community Dinner is their annual BBQ menu. The dinner, free to the public, will be served from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 26, at St. Edward Catholic Church at 5303 River Road N. This month’s dinner is collaboration of the many volunteers who have helped over[Read More…]