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

Get ready to fish, win prizes, have fun

This year’s Detroit Lake Fishing Derby promises to “keep kid’s fishing.” More than 1,000 adults and children are expected to attend this popular event, sponsored by the Detroit Lake Recreation Area Business Association. Other sponsors […]

Scotty Alexander will be the headliner for the July 29 Santiam Music Fest in Detroit.

Concert at the lake set as summer fun continues

Country and Western star Scotty Alexander is coming back to Detroit Lake after a ringing success in 2022. Alexander, a multi instrumentalist, singer and songwriter from Wimberly, Texas, is heading this year’s Santiam Music Fest, […]

Ready. Set. Decorate those golf carts

A Disney-themed parade of ATVs and golf carts will take place during this year’s Fireworks over the Lake celebrations held July 1-2 in Detroit. Sponsored by the Detroit Lake Recreational Area Business Association, parade entrants […]