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Martin Luther King Jr. Day

I think it is important to remind ourselves and our children about the man, who was Martin Luther King Jr., on this day. The past two years I have sat down with my kids to watch the “I Have a … Continue reading

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New State Laws in January

This is a informative summary of 7 new laws taking effect January 1st. I was unaware of several of them. I am most pleased by the transportation bill that was passed this year; although we drivers will start to pay … Continue reading

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Local Earthquake

Here is some good basic information about the earthquake that occurred on Wednesday evening. I feel a bit disappointed and confused that my family and I didn’t even feel it! https://portlandtribune.com/cby/147-news/381351-269113-earthquake-hits-near-molalla-felt-around-the-region%20

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Mr. Kahut Passes Away

Community leader Fred Kahut passed away recently. He was a longtime business owner of Kahut Waste Services and involved in several different boards and committees over the years. He was also a Hometown Hero recipient, which is a high honor. … Continue reading

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Toys Are Rolling In

Les Schwab kindly removed an errant piece of metal from our minivan tire yesterday. And while I was there, I noticed that their Kiwanis Food and Toy Drive collection is enormous. (Car batteries not included). Wow!

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“Read to the Dog” at the Library

This Read to the Dogs Program is a great idea. I really appreciate how innovative our Library programming has become in recent years! Our local Golden Retriever is Digby, who comes to the library every Friday now from 3:30 – … Continue reading

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Walt Daniels and the Hometown Hero Award

It was endearing to see Mr. Walt Daniels on the cover of the Canby Herald this week. This photo was taken by Senior Reporter Daniel Pearson while Walt was speaking to the audience, extemporaneously, after receiving the surprise award. I … Continue reading

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