The Keizertimes is the weekly community newspaper serving Keizer, Oregon. The newspaper was founded in 1979.
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Turkey Dash returns
The annual Turkey Dash Pajama Party is coming up soon. Those interested in joining can sign up online.
Keizer Chamber’s 9th Annual Turkey Dash Pajama Party event is on Thanksgiving, Nov. 25 from 7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. and all ages are welcome.
The run will start at Lowe’s located in Keizer Station. Runners will go through the Gubser neighborhood and meet back at Lowe’s. Members are encouraged to wear pajamas to fit the theme of the event.
Cost is $20 for youth and $30 for adults. The cut off date to register for shirts is Friday, November 12 and the first 500 runners will get a free coffee mug.
Those interested in joining can register online at https://register.chronotrack.com.
COMMUNITY Dec. 8
Elf the Musical debuts at Ken Collins Theater
The McNary band, choir and theater departments have collaborated to put on Elf the Musical, which opens tonight at 7 p.m.
BOOK REVIEW Dec. 6
Book review: "Lightning Down"
Terri Schlichenmeyer leaves her review of "Lightning Down: A World War II Story of Survival" by Tom Clavin
SPORTS Dec. 6
Celts fall to Central Catholic in season opener
The shorthanded McNary girls' basketball team kept the score within single-digits for most of the contest, but couldn't contain Central Catholic's Gretta Baker down the stretch.
COMMUNITY Dec. 6
Cat of the week
Cat of the week is located at Salem Friends of Felines on 4157 Cherry Avenue, Keizer.
COMMUNITY Dec. 6
Holiday Parade returns to River Road
After a two-year hiatus, the Keizer Holiday Lights Parade sponsored by Cascade Floors makes its grand return to River Road N. on Saturday, Dec. 11 at 7 p.m.