On June 11, 2019, Chemeketa broke ground for a new agricultural complex. However, official construction will most likely not begin until almost a year later due to budgeting issues.
Five-time Grammy Award winners Ladysmith Black Mambazo performed at Chemeketa on Thursday, Feb. 27, marking the first sold-out performance for the Acclaimed Artist Series.
Debuting on Friday, Feb. 14, Sonic the Hedgehog surpassed Detective Pikachu in the box office, making it the most successful opening of a video-game adaptation.
The Chemeketa Players delivered a surreal experience as they performed Suzan-Lori Parks’ ambitious work, 365 Days/365 Plays. Instead of merely watching, I found myself experiencing it, as if I were on a strange ride through a distorted reflection of our own reality.
On Oct. 5, friends and family gathered on Commercial Street to not only remember the loss of Shatamera Pruden but celebrate the opening of a crosswalk in her honor.
Tracey Jimenez Second-year, addiction studies “Well, I was a hairdresser for 31 years. I got fired from my job as a director of beauty college, and it really did a number on me. I thought, well, my life is over. Then I thought, you know what?