Now Hear This: Canby
Episode 228: State of the Archer

Episode 228: State of the Archer

December 9, 2020

News and More: Preliminary investigation into the three-alarm fire at a mill in Oregon City has wrapped up. A Canby native is named one of Australia's top students. 

Canby Conversation: New Canby City Administrator Scott Archer joins for his first interview on NHT: Canby, talking parks, coronavirus recovery, Canby's unique qualities and what motivates him.

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

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

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Episode 227: Bet the Farm

Episode 227: Bet the Farm

December 6, 2020

News and More: The former paper mill in Oregon City caught fire this weekend, and police have made an arrest. NBA superstar Ben Simmons' new fetch partner has roots right here in Canby.

Canby Conversation: Canby High School's has been one of the premier FFA clubs in the state for a number of years. Today, we hear how the group's work has taken on special significance amid the continuing pandemic.

After the Break: Our podcast's Christmas tradition continues, as Elf 314 joins to share about her work receiving — and answering — letters to Santa from our community

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

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

Episode 226: Forever Young Life

Episode 226: Forever Young Life

December 2, 2020

News and More: Undergrounding on South Ivy may be on the table after all. Stuffed animals are now standard issue for the Canby Police Department.

Canby Conversation: Canby Young Life's Nick Coleman and Dan Thomas share the importance of connecting with and supporting local youth amid the pandemic.

After the Break: Marquis Hope Village was not able to take its residents on tours to see the lights in Canby this year — so they're bringing the lights to them.

This Week's Sponsors: Odd Moe's Pizza, Health Markets, Reif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

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Episode 225: The Wages of Cinnamon

Episode 225: The Wages of Cinnamon

November 29, 2020

News and More: A man is dead following an officer-involved shooting outside Wilsonville Friday. A beloved school secretary is in for a fight she never saw coming.

Canby Conversation: Newly hired Canby High School Theatre teacher Craig Holbrooks shares about the thespians' planned holiday-themed radio show, The Cinnamon Bear.

After the Break: Francke visits a Community Food & Toy Drive pickup event at the fairgrounds, hosted by the Canby Kiwanis Club. Details at canbykiwanis.org.

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

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

Episode 224: Drive-Thru Thanksgiving

Episode 224: Drive-Thru Thanksgiving

November 25, 2020

News and More: Restaurant owners air frustrations over the latest shutdown. A beloved holiday event goes virtual. A local man's love of Christmas lives on. 

Canby Conversation: Canby Adult Center Director Kathy Robinson shares about her experience serving the area's most vulnerable population amid a global pandemic.

After the Break: On Canby Then, we look back at an unlikely and mysterious reunion that happened in Canby back in 1915.

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

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

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Episode 223: Full of Crab

Episode 223: Full of Crab

November 22, 2020

News and More: Mayor Brian Hodson airs frustrations over the governor's new Covid measures. The freeze impacts both restaurants and youth sports, amid an unprecedented surge in new cases. Wilson Construction goes out to lunch.

Canby Conversation: Let it never be said of Canby that we let a global pandemic stop us from getting crabs. The Knights of Columbus' 24th Annual Charity Crab Feed will soon be held, in modified fashion. Chair Mike Schmader tells us how it will work.

After the Break: It's been a while, and so we are getting caught up with a triple helping of Police Beat, with Tyler Clawson.

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

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

Episode 222: Don’t Mask, Don’t Tell

Episode 222: Don’t Mask, Don’t Tell

November 18, 2020

News and More: Clackamas County's chair-elect serves up controversy. You better not pout, I'm telling you why: Santa Claus is coming to the fairgrounds. A county man is sentenced to 50 years for child sex crimes.

Canby Conversation: Dr. Erin Walker, founder and medical director of the Canby Clinic, discusses the naturopathic health care facility's controversial billboard on Highway 99E, which pokes holes in the strategy of using cloth masks to curb the coronavirus.

After the Break: On Canby Then, a look back at the first time Canby schools, businesses and other institutions were closed because of a flu epidemic. 

This Week's Sponsors: Odd Moe's PizzaCanby Liquor StoreReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkEllison Team HomesWild Hare Saloon, The Book Nook

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

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Episode 221: Shoot Your Shop

Episode 221: Shoot Your Shop

November 15, 2020

News and More: Freeze, Oregon! More coronavirus are on their way. CARES Act funding comes for local businesses and nonprofits. Two volleyball standouts sign with Division I programs.

Canby Conversation: One of our favorite guests, Economic Development and Tourism Coordinator Calvin LeSueur returns to the show to discuss the holiday shopping season and our latest project: the 2020 Canby Community Holiday Gift Guide!

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

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

Episode 220: …And We’re Back!

Episode 220: …And We’re Back!

November 11, 2020

News and More: Oregon City's mayor has been recalled. A new Canby city councilor speaks out against the presidential election results. More restrictions come to the county's restaurants, bars and other businesses.

Canby Conversation: Canby head football coach Jimmy Joyce makes an impassioned plea for a safe, thoughtful return to high school athletics — following models that have been successfully piloted in other states.

After the Break: On Canby Then, we look back at Christmas celebrations in our little town — a beloved tradition stretching back to at least 1873. 

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

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

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We’ll Be Right Back

We’ll Be Right Back

November 11, 2020

Well, it’s been one heck of a week, and the team at Now Hear This: Canby has lived and breathed and — let's be honest — stress-eaten our way through it along with all of you. We decided to take Sunday off and try to regain some sanity. We'll be back at you Thursday. In the meantime, the freshest local news is always just a click away at canbyfirst.com.

Episode 219: The Election Episode

Episode 219: The Election Episode

November 4, 2020

News and More: The Canby City Council will have some new faces after a hard-fought race. Other election results. Canby may have endorsed a Democratic presidential candidate for the first time this millennium.

Canby Conversation: If you hadn't heard — there was an election this week. Today, we hear from County Clerk Sherry Hall and Elections Manager Andrew Jones, just a few hours before polls closed Tuesday.

After the Break: We check in with Aurora's newest businesses, Blue Alley Salon & Gift Shop in our neighboring city's historic downtown.

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchHealth MarketsDirectLinkEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

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Episode 218: Now Scare This

Episode 218: Now Scare This

November 1, 2020

News and More: Canby kids get a bit of normalcy on Halloween. Over 71% of county voters have cast their ballots in Tuesday's election. The state unveils new guidance for reopening schools, even as new coronavirus cases surge across Oregon.

Canby Conversation: The crew of Now Hear This: Canby experience the Clackamas County Scare Fair on Halloween night. Featuring some Rick and Morty references, lots of driving criticism, and the easiest scare in the history of The Nightmare Factory.

After the Break: Get your heart rate back under control with everyone's favorite segment: a heaping helping of Police Beat, with Tyler Clawson.

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

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

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Episode 217: Buckles Up

Episode 217: Buckles Up

October 28, 2020

News and More: The Book Nook opens a new chapter. The governor extends the Covid-19 state of emergency. The sheriff's office saves somebody's ass.

Canby Conversation: Ken and Malinda Buckles, of Remembering America's Heroes, share about their latest work, and why it is so important to remember America's heroes — before it's  too late.

After the Break: On Canby Then, we look back at some of the fun, colorful and even spooky stories from the area's Halloween history.

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchHealth MarketsDirectLinkEllison Team HomesWild Hare Saloon, The Book Nook

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

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Episode 216: Act of Congress

Episode 216: Act of Congress

October 25, 2020

News and More: Welcome back, Joy! Early election turnout smashes records. The downtown Canby quiet zone project is on track. To underground, or not to underground — that is the question.

Canby Conversation: Some episodes are harder to put together than others, but this one took an act of Congress! Or, at least, one of its members. U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader, of Canby, updates us on wildfires, coronavirus relief, voting security and that Zoom life.

After the Break: More from Congressman Schrader, plus Police Beat, with Tyler Clawson.

This Week's Sponsors: Odd Moe's PizzaCanby Liquor Store, Reif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

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Episode 215: The Chocolate Maker

Episode 215: The Chocolate Maker

October 21, 2020

News and More: Canby names its new police chief. Early returns for the 2020 general election are smashing records in Clackamas County. A T-Rex family moves into town.

Canby Conversation: Horror movies, eat your heart out. Halloween is a time for candy — and no one knows candy better than today's guest: Teresa Sasse, of Puddin' River Chocolates.

After the Break: On Canby Then, we look back on the tragic and disturbing tale of the little Sohn family and their cabin in the woods.

This Week's Sponsors: Canby Foursquare ChurchHealth MarketsDirectLinkEllison Team HomesWild Hare SaloonRetro Revival

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

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Episode 214: On the Marquis

Episode 214: On the Marquis

October 18, 2020

News and More: Teachers and parents trade barbs over political speech and and academic freedom. Wayward Sandwiches temporarily closes due to staff members testing positive for Covid-19.

Canby Conversation: Melissa Laurandeau always wanted to be in memory care at an assisted living facility — but she never imagined it would be like this. Today, the story of Canby's newest long-term care facility: Marquis Hope Village Memory Care.

After the Break: On Police Beat with Tyler Clawson, we look back at the first two weeks of September, including the breakout of historic wildfires across the county.

This Week's Sponsors: Odd Moe's PizzaCanby Liquor StoreReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLink, Ellison Team HomesWild Hare Saloon

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

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Clackamas County Scare Fair Preview Show

Clackamas County Scare Fair Preview Show

October 16, 2020

The Scare Fair Preview Show: Keeping guests entertained while they wait for this one-of-a-kind attraction at the Clackamas County Fairgrounds, with scary movie trivia, Halloween fun facts, local ghost stories and festive music. Also streaming at 88.1 FM (switch to 89.7 when you enter the Scare Fair).

Tickets and Other Info: www.CCScareFair.com

Our Generous Sponsors: The Backstop Bar & Grill, B's Bake Shoppe, The Book Nook, Cutsforth's Market, Ellison Team Homes, Hot Rod Dreamworks, Odd Moe's Pizza, Pizza Schmizza Pub & Grub, Wayward Sandwiches

Episode 213: Hot and Levy

Episode 213: Hot and Levy

October 14, 2020

News and More: Canby has a well-earned reputation as a conservative stronghold, but the voter rolls reveal a more complicated picture. Police investigate w suspected arson attempt at Eccles Elementary.

Canby Conversation: Ballots are now in the mail, and though it may not be the most exciting issue for most voters, an important measure is the renewal of an operating levy for the Canby Fire District. Two firefighters join to share everything you need to make an informed decision.

After the Break: Bridging Cultures Canby has long sought to bring different groups together through friendship, fun, common ground, and food. That last one has been more important than ever during the Covid-19 pandemic, and now the nonprofit is equipped to handle the need.

This Week's Sponsors: Odd Moe's PizzaCanby Liquor StoreReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkAdvantage MortgageWild Hare Saloon

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

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Episode 212: Live Long and Prosper

Episode 212: Live Long and Prosper

October 11, 2020

News and More: School board members air concerns about political speech in class. Canby names a new city administrator. Oregon City's mayor recall moves forward.

Canby Conversation: Today's episode is dedicated to Clackamas Prosperity, a newer, county-led effort to developing new and inclusive ways to help communities thrive.

Links: Website Facebook Twitter Instagram

After the Break: Joy Strube and Bryan Fuentez, leads of the Canby Design Lab, share more about the work of Clackamas Prosperity in our local area. 

This Week's Sponsors: Odd Moe's PizzaCanby Liquor StoreReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkAdvantage MortgageWild Hare Saloon

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

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Episode 211: Scare and Balanced

Episode 211: Scare and Balanced

October 7, 2020

News and More: Oregon City dedicates its new police headquarters in honor of a fallen officer. Clackamas County says the current Covid-19 metrics for reopening businesses and schools are unattainable. 

Canby Conversation: The Clackamas County Fairgrounds has undergone a spooky transformation the past few weeks, and — for once — it had nothing to do with massive wildfires or a global pandemic. The new Scare Fair is just around the corner — and we've got the scoop.

After the Break: Without farming, there would probably be no Canby. We take a look back at the area's agricultural history, on Canby Then

This Week's Sponsors: Odd Moe's PizzaCanby Liquor StoreReif & Hunsaker P.C.DirectLinkAdvantage MortgageWild Hare Saloon

Music in this episode: https://canbynowpod.com/music-credits/

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