Now Hear This: Canby

It’s a newspaper for your ears! New episodes every Monday and Thursday. A podcast of The Canby Current and CanbyFirst.com. (Formerly the Canby Now Podcast.)

News and More: Amazon announces it will build a half-million-square-foot distribution center in Canby. The Aurora fire chief stands firm in opposing the governor's vaccine mandate. City leaders call for an end to online bullying and hate. 

Canby Conversation: State Representative and House Minority Leader Christine Drazan returns to the show to share the latest on Oregon's redistricting plans for congressional and state seats. Sounds boring, I know. But believe us — it matters. 

This Week's Sponsors: DirectLink, Ellison Team Homes, Marquis Hope Village, The Book Nook, Swan Island Dahlias, Canby Rod & Gun Club, Wild Hare SaloonCanby Foursquare ChurchOdd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C., Retro Revival

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News and More: The Canby community recognizes the 20th anniversary of the day that shaped a generation of Americans. 

Canby Conversation: In honor and remembrance of the 20th anniversary of 9/11, we offer a sneak peek at The Canby 9/11 Project, a recent film capturing local stories and experiences of the day that changed a generation.

Watch the full film online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q9cJJuR6rKU 

This Week's Sponsors: DirectLink, Ellison Team Homes, Marquis Hope Village, The Book Nook, Swan Island Dahlias, Canby Rod & Gun Club, Wild Hare SaloonCanby Foursquare ChurchOdd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C., Retro Revival

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News and More: The Canby community recognizes the 20th anniversary of the day that shaped a generation of Americans. 

Canby Conversation: Mallory and Shari Gwynn share the story behind Canby's Living Room, and why Gwynn's Coffee House is the magical place that it is. 

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchOdd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkThe Book NookSwan Island DahliasCanby Rod & Gun ClubEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

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News and More: The Canby fire chief sounds the alarm about hospital capacity in the local and regional health care systems. A dozen Canby students and staff test positive for Covid-19. Councilor Jordan Tibbals resigns from office.

Canby Conversation: Canby native and military defense contractor Chris Crum tells how he and a high school buddy managed to rescue 20 family members of a U.S. ally during the chaotic fall of Kabul last month.

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchOdd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkThe Book NookSwan Island DahliasCanby Rod & Gun ClubEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

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News and More: Recall efforts are underway against two Canby city councilors. Police are investigating a body found in a flaming car near the Molalla River. Kids are back to full-time, in-person learning — and students, parents and teachers are thrilled.

Canby Conversation: Expectations are sky high as the Canby Cougar football team roars into its second season at 5A and third season under head coach Jimmy Joyce. Joyce shares what he's looking forward to after the shortest offseason in league history.

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchOdd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkThe Book NookSwan Island Dahlias, Canby Rod & Gun Club, Ellison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

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News and More: The Aurora Fire chief takes a stand against the governor's vaccine mandate. The Canby Cruisers ride again — with about 500 of their closest friends. Like it or not — and, we know, nobody likes it — tolling is coming. 

Canby Conversation: Suzi Joy's quirky shop Retro Revival is known for its funky finds from the mid-century. But, after the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic, she's eager to look to the future. 

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchOdd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkThe Book NookSwan Island DahliasEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

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News and More: Hospitals across the state are grappling with the delta surge. The Canby School District asks for local control over health and safety guidelines. A longtime Canby resident turns 101.

Canby Conversation: Economic Development Director Jamie Stickel and Hometown Hero Greg Perez look ahead to the return of the Big Night Out Street Dance and Canby's Big Weekend.

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchOdd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkThe Book NookSwan Island DahliasEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

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News and More: New vaccine mandates are coming to the state of Oregon. Meanwhile, two planned clinics at Molalla High School are nixed. Canby's population grows by more than 2,300. Governor Kate Brown welcomes Afghan refugees.

Canby Conversation: The Now Hear This: Canby team heads to the Clackamas County Fair, where we chat with crafters, 4-H kids, corn roasters, entertainers, Dippin' Dots magnates, pioneers and the queens and (would-be) king of the Canby Rodeo. 

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchOdd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkThe Book NookSwan Island DahliasEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

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News and More: The Clackamas County Fair and Canby Rodeo are back with a bang, as is the Cowboy Shoot, a lesser-known tradition pairing Canby Gun Club members with rodeo cowboys for a friendly trapshooting competition.

Canby Conversation: New Canby Superintendent Aaron Downs joins to share his experiences getting to know the community, district and families, as well as the monumental task of reopening from the Covid-19 pandemic. Welcome to Canby?

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchOdd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkThe Book NookSwan Island DahliasEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

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News and More: County residents speak out about mask and vaccine mandates. The governor sends in the National Guard to assist Covid-swamped hospitals.

Canby Conversation: Luana Hill of Canby Kiwanis Club cheerfully shares the news about the return of a beloved local tradition. 

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchOdd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkThe Book NookSwan Island DahliasEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

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News and More: Governor Kate Brown reinstates the statewide indoor mask mandate as a surge in new cases fueled by the highly contagious delta variant threatens the state's health care system. 

Canby Conversation: We head to one of the most beautiful places on planet Earth, Swan Island Dahlias, as owner Nicholas Gitts and Heather Schloe give us the inside dirt on this Canby treasure. 

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchOdd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkThe Book NookSwan Island DahliasEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

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News and More: A Clackamas County native is a gold medal winner and world record holder (again). To vax or not to vax, that is the question — at least, for Oregon health care workers. Police look for a suspected turtle-napper. 

Canby Conversation: Checking in with Daryl and Amy Lenhardt, owners of the Whiskey Hill Store that they have been re-storing in the Hubbard area. Their new home is nearing completion — with some energy-efficient twists, courtesy German engineering. 

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchOdd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkThe Book NookSwan Island DahliasEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

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News and More: Fireworks are a topic of discussion for the Canby City Council once again. The Canby Area Parks and Recreation District is trying to get smaller — and the city has agreed to support their effort.

Canby Conversation: After a one-year hiatus, the Clackamas County Fair and Canby Rodeo are ready to ride again. And despite a few notable absences (R.I.P., pie stand), 2021 looks to be the fair's biggest year yet.

This Week's Sponsors: Odd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLink, The Book Nook, Swan Island Dahlias, Ellison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

Please support our show! To listen without ads, and ensure we can continue to bring you important news and amazing stories you can't get anywhere else, join Canby Now Plus today! For details, visit patreon.com/canbynowpod.

News and More: A brush fire breaks out near the Oregon City Municipal Elevator. Why is Oregon facing down mask mandates and other possible restrictions again — less than a month after basically declaring victory over the coronavirus? We try to explain it.

Canby Conversation: Heather Schloe of Swan Island Dahlias tells us about some of the new attractions coming to the world's largest dahlia farm this summer, including classes and almost-daily food carts. Bon appetit!

This Week's Sponsors: Odd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

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News and More: Oregon has a new millionaire, and it's a Canby resident — and longtime Fred Meyer customer. Like a superhero drawn out of retirement, we may be asked to don our masks again.

Canby Conversation: Canby Fire Chief Jim Davis joins to share information about the predicted upcoming heat wave, wildfire safety, cooling centers and more.

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchHealth MarketsReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkEllison Team HomesWild Hare Saloon

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News and More: The Beer Library raises the bar. Canby recognizes a new Hometown Hero. Live music fans trade in their cabin fever for a little bit of Petty Fever. The Big Night Out returns.

Canby Conversation: Today, we have the honor of hosting the legendary chef Bill King, who shares highlights of his career and tells us about his latest endeavor: King's Farm to Table, a new deli and market in downtown Canby. Bon appetit!

This Week's Sponsors: Odd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

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News and More: Last week's brush fire on Highway 99E was started by sparks from a passing tractor-trailer, investigators believe. The Canby School Board has a new chair. A large memory care facility has been approved in south Canby.

Canby Conversation: If they gave out awards for being the happiest that Oregon businesses are fully reopened for indoor service, FOB Taproom owner Steve Puga might take the whole field. He tells us what the future holds for his independent watering hole.

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchHealth MarketsReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkEllison Team HomesWild Hare Saloon

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News and More: Multiple agencies helped extinguish a brush fire alongside Highway 99E — which could have been much worse. Oregon's newest — and perhaps, youngest — millionaire is announced.

Canby Conversation: Shelley and Eric Arndt, owners of the new Art-O-Maddic gallery in downtown Canby, walk us through their space, highlighting the work of just a few of the more than 40 artists on display.

This Week's Sponsors: Odd Moe's PizzaReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

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News and More: Thousands descending on downtown Canby for July Fourth fun and music seemed to send a clear message: Canby is back. A local police sergeant was one of the first on the scene of a fatal crash outside Aurora.

Canby Conversation: With dizzying growth in the city's residential, commercial and industrial sectors, as well as the continued threat of wildfires and other disasters, water quality is more important than ever. Jason Faucera and John Runyon join to share some of the results of their 18-month study of the area's water table.

After the Break: Ashley Seifert, of Carus Preschool, shares about the local co-op and its comeback plans following the Covid-19 pandemic. 

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchHealth MarketsReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkEllison Team HomesWild Hare Saloon

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News and More: The true toll of last week's historic heat wave is becoming sadly and painfully clear. In the midst of soaring temperatures, neighbors help neighbors stay cool. Star lineman Jacob Strand commits to Oregon State.

Canby Conversation: Todd Gary, formerly of Canby Fire District, just can't get retirement right. The new interim chief of the Colton Rural Fire Protection District talks wildfire safety, fireworks and evacuation preparedness.

After the Break: If you ever thought nursing homes and slip 'n' slides don't mix, well, you just might need to join us at the next "beach day" hosted by Marquis Hope Village

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchHealth MarketsReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkEllison Team HomesWild Hare Saloon

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