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

NSSA drafts ownership, operating plan

The North Santiam Sewer Authority (NSSA) is drafting language to define ownership, operations and use of a proposed regional sewer plant. A finalized document expected in May. During the March 4 meeting of the NSSA […]

Kokanee were killed as a result of the drawdown of the Green Peter reservoir. State, local and federal officials have been exchanging letters noting concerns about the process. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Drop in lake levels causes discord

Drawdown at Green Peter roils political water The effort by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to balance fish health with the broad range of other functions in the Willamette River system continues to pose […]

‘Christmas Extravaganza’ coming to Mill City

Local community groups are hosting the Santiam Canyon Christmas Extravaganza, a first-of-its-kind holiday event scheduled for Dec. 2 in Mill City. Organized through the Santiam Canyon PTO and Santiam Young Life, the Christmas Extravaganza will […]