Admiring the classics

Admiring the classics

Cars from all eras are on display in downtown Canby today as part of the Big Weekend Cruise-in by...

Fairscapes: View to a fair

Fairscapes: View to a fair

A look at this year's Clackamas County Fair happenings through the camera lens Thousands of...

Oh, what a day of (Colony) DAYS

Oh, what a day of (Colony) DAYS

This year’s Aurora Colony Days celebration brought thousands to the tiny town along Highway...

Reptiles rule

Reptiles rule

The Canby Public Library closed out its summer reading program last week with a return visit...

Make way for a pack of alpacas

Make way for a pack of alpacas

What do you call a small pack of alpacas walking the streets of Canby? Friendly, soft and a big...

Wonders of science

Wonders of science

The Canby Public Library held its final science camp day as part of the summer “Fizz, Boom,...

Holy Harefest

Holy Harefest

In its fourth year, Harefest is a tribute to musical...tributes The weather was perfect a few...

'Oh, you have a ferry, too'

'Oh, you have a ferry, too'

Area residents find a ferry ride in Switzerland is a little different than it is here Bruce and...

Trying to come home

Trying to come home

One man has found his attempt to return to his childhood home in Aurora stymied over and over...

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Canby's Features

August 27, 2014

County's cultural coalition looking for grant applications

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The Clackamas County Cultural Coalition seeks proposals for the 2015 Community Cultural Participation Project Grant Program. Any Clackamas County-based organization or individual working in the…
August 27, 2014

Chamber, county have money for tourism ideas

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The Canby Area Chamber of Commerce and Clackamas County Department of Tourism are offering a grant of up to $20,000 to promote tourism in Canby and Clackamas County. They are looking for…
August 27, 2014

Johnson birth

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Ryett William Johnson Ryett William Johnson was born Aug. 16, 2014, at Silverton Hospital to Nicolle Meadors and Jeremy Johnson, of Molalla. He weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and measured 20.5…
August 27, 2014

Wiggins birth

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Scarlet Rose Wiggins Scarlet Rose Wiggins was born Aug 14, 2014, at Silverton Hospital to Casandra Fisher and Jason Wiggins, of Donald. She weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces and measured 18 inches at…
The Cascade Harmony Chorus will headline a special a cappella concert Sept. 20 at the Richard R. Brown Fine Arts Center in Canby.
August 26, 2014

Cascade Harmony Chorus sets special show

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'Picture This!' will offer plenty a cappella magic on Sept. 20 The Cascade Harmony Chorus will present Picture This!, an evening of a cappella music Saturday, Sept. 20, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Canby's Matt Bauder (left) is awarded his new Savage .17 HMR rifle. His name was drawn from a pool of hunters who filled out daily Access and Habitat Program permits.
August 20, 2014

Canby man wins new rifle for completing ODFW permit

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It pays to be a conscientious hunter. Canby’s Matt Bauder can attest to that. He was awarded a brand new Savage .17 HMR rifle for completing a permit designed to help the Oregon Department of…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Thelma Cook receives an award from American Legion Post 122 for her longtime efforts to help veterans by making slippers - 2,875 pairs of them - from 1998 to the present.
August 20, 2014

Longtime slipper-maker honored for her efforts

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Longtime Canby resident Thelma Cook was recently honored at a ceremony at Marquis Hope Village for her volunteer efforts to Oregon veterans through American Legion Post 122. An honorary plaque…
August 20, 2014

What goes up must come down in Canby

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Larry Corder couldn’t believe it was happening again. Nearly five years ago, Corder watched a hot air balloon land around the 2800 block of Maple Street. On Friday morning, Corder again…
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August 20, 2014

Columbia Helicopters will work on Moroccan helicopters

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Columbia Helicopters recently announced it had received a contract worth approximately $6 million to provide maintenance services on three CH-47D Chinook helicopters for the Moroccan Air Force.…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Old war stories, catching up and plenty of fun. That's what the Canby High School class of 1966 enjoyed recently when they put together a 'Class of '66 Turns 66' event July 19.
Seventy-five classmates, spouses and significant others, some from as far away as Idaho and Bellevue, Wash., enjoyed drinks, dinner and cake as they celebrated together.
August 20, 2014

Class of '66 celebrates turning 66

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Aug 20, 2014

Boothe birth

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Ava Grace Boothe Ava Grace Boothe was born Aug. 6, 2014, at Silverton Hospital to Natalie Boothe and Bruce Thompson, of Hubbard. She weighed 9 pounds and measured 20 inches at her 10:46 a.m.…
Aug 20, 2014

Spurgeon birth

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Piper Rose Spurgeon Piper Rose Spurgeon was born July 30, 2014, at Meridian Park Hospital in Tualatin to Pamela and Tyler Spurgeon, of Woodburn. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 20 ½…
Aug 20, 2014

Chamber, county have grant money waiting for tourism ideas

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The Canby Area Chamber of Commerce and Clackamas County Department of Tourism are offering a grant of up to $20,000 to promote tourism in Canby and Clackamas County. They are looking for…
Aug 20, 2014

Small farm class set Sept. 26

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The OSU Extension Service, Clackamas County Soil and Water Conservation District and Clackamas Community College are partnering for the second annual Small Farm School from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.,…
Aug 20, 2014

Book even to benefit new library

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The North Marion Community Library will be the beneficiary of a book signing and fundraising effort The area's newest library, the North Marion Community Library, will celebrate its opening with…
The flapjacks were flying Saturday, Aug. 9, during the Aurora Unit 110, American Legion Auxiliary's annual pancake feed at the Aurora Colony Days celebration. (From left) Pam Seelye, Debbie and Dirk Levy enjoy a brief break from the action in the kitchen during the pancake feed. In all, the event fed 160 adults, 17 children and 20 vendors. Legion Post 110 Commander Seth Fisher and Sons of the American Legion Squadron Detachment Commander Brian Mulbey organized a crew to serve breakfast to the Main Street vendors early Saturday morning.
Aug 20, 2014

A successful (pancake) feed

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - The team that made the Garden Spot Showcase possible were (Front Row, right to left) Mayor Brian Hodson, Heather Schloe, Jesi Adams, Ken Daniels, Councilor Greg Parker, Councilor Traci Hensley. Middle row, right to left: Counselor Clint Coleman, Zeiber, Councilor Tim Dale, Nick Gitts, owner of Swan Island Dahlias; Nelzen; and Renate Mengelberg.
Aug 20, 2014

City holds ceremony for new First Avenue garden spots

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Canby celebrated four colorful additions to First Avenue Aug. 11 as flowers from four different gardens are blooming. The city has partnered with four local nurseries to showcase a variety of…
Aug 20, 2014

Party at the Farm is Saturday night

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The annual Party at the Farm will be held Saturday from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the historic Stauffer-Will Farm. The evening will include appetizers, grilled salmon and tri-tip buffet, dessert, a…
Aug 20, 2014

Gem, mineral and jewelry show on the horizon

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The Clackamas County Event Center will hold the Willamette Valley Gem, Mineral and Jewelry Show Saturday-Monday, Aug. 30, 31 and Sept. 1. Saturday and Sunday shows run from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.,…
Aug 20, 2014

Community News

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The Canby Center holding school supply drive The Canby Center is holding a school supply drive through Aug. 20. Crayons, colored pencils, glue sticks, pencils, markers, college-ruled notebook…



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