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

County OKs new west side artery

The Marion County Board of Commissioners has passed an ordinance expanding Sublimity’s Urban Growth Boundary (UGB) to allow for a new main road on the city’s west side. During their March 1 meeting, commissioners ratified […]

Steve Sims, left, is sworn into the Stayton City Council Feb. 22 by City Manager Julia Hajduk. Jordan Ohrt

New councilor – Steve Sims appointed

Former Stayton City Council candidate Steve Sims has been appointed to the council to fill a vacancy created when Mayor Brian Quigley took office this year. Sims was appointed unanimously during the council’s regular meeting […]

Lyons receives $1.52 million grant

The City of Lyons has been awarded a $1.52 million state grant to improve pedestrian safety at Mari-Linn Elementary School. The awards were announced Jan. 12 by the Oregon Department of Transportation as part of […]