The Keizertimes is the weekly community newspaper serving Keizer, Oregon. The newspaper was founded in 1979.
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James Terence Havel
September 15, 1942 – May 24, 2019
James Terence Havel died on May 24, 2019 in Portland after a brief illness. Jim was born in 1942 in Detroit, Michigan.
Jim dedicated his life to public service. He was a Committee Administrator for the State Senate for 12 years. He served on the Salem-Keizer School Board. He later moved to Washington D.C. where he was instrumental in
creating the Americans with Disabilities Act and was national vice president of the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill. In 1996, Jim published his 2-volume book, US Presidents and the Elections; A Biographical and Historical Guide.
Jim is survived by his wife, Roberta Feinstein Havel, their daughter Lianna Havel; his three children from his first marriage; Julie Long, Emily Havel and Jay Havel. Service has been held. Contributions in his name may be made to the ACLU.
SPORTS Oct. 19
Celts can't complete comeback against West Salem
Despite not being at full strength, McNary had a chance to take over the top spot in the Mountain Valley Conference (MVC) with a win over West Salem on Friday, Oct. 15. But late in the fourth quarter, the Celtics defense couldn't get a stop when they needed it most.
OPINION Oct. 19
Let a commission redistrict
SPORTS Oct. 19
McNary picks up key victory to remain in playoff hunt
With their playoff chances on the line, the McNary boys' soccer squad earned a much-needed victory against Bend.
BOOK REVIEW Oct. 18
Book review: "I'll Take Your Questions Now"
Terri Schlichenmeyer leaves her review of "I'll Take Your Questions Now" by Stephanie Grisham.
OPINION Oct. 18
The spirit of volunteerism lives