News for those who live, work and play in the Santiam Canyon

Emotional harm claims added to fire suit

Survivors of destructive wildfires throughout Oregon in 2020 have been granted leave to file an amended class action lawsuit against PacifiCorp accounting for the ongoing struggles in the aftermath of the fires more than two […]

Kane’s Marina at Detroit Lake will be one of the two sites to benefit from the $2 million in federal funds that Rep. Kurt Schrader’s office announced last Friday to help pay for dredging. The work will allow both Kane’s and Detroit Lake Marina to stay open more consistently.

Detroit Lake funding set for dredging

A new influx of federal money will allow Marion County officials to move forward with a plan to dredge the areas surrounding the Detroit Lake’s two marinas. U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader announced Dec.23 that the […]

MC fire offers tree recycling

Community members in Mill City, who would like to dispose of their Christmas trees and help the local food bank will have the opportunity on Jan. 7. Members of the Mill City Volunteer Fire Department […]


WEEKLY EVENTS  Monday Stayton Community Food Bank – 9 a.m. – noon, 1210 Wilco Road. Those in need are served regardless of the location. Monday – Friday 503-769-4088 Covid-19 Testing – 2 – 6 p.m., […]