Boring honors Dull with annual party Aug. 9

Boring honors Dull with annual party Aug. 9

Boring will again honor its state-recognized pairing with Dull, Scotland, with a community social...

Canines and competitions and colors . . . oh my!

Canines and competitions and colors . . . oh my!

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The small hands that feed others

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by: CONTRIBUTED: MULTNOMAH COUNTY SHERIFF - A 25-year-old Gresham man died when his car hit a utility pole Saturday night.
July 29, 2014

Gresham man dies in one-car accident

by Pamplin Media Group
A Gresham man, Derek Allen Cranford, 25, of Gresham, died and his passenger was injured in a Saturday night single vehicle crash near Sam Barlow High School. The passenger's injuries are…
A rendering of the renovated Reynolds High School gym complex.
July 25, 2014

Reynolds School District announces high school gym renovations

by Pamplin Media Group
Cash and material donations are being accepted through the Reynolds Education Foundation Reynolds School District announced Friday plans for its renovations of the high school’s gym complex.…
July 25, 2014

News briefs

by Lisa K. Anderson
Pleasant Valley Church hosts Vacation Bible School From 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday July 28-Aug. 1, Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church is hosting a Vacation Bible School at…
by: OUTLOOK PHOTO: CARI HACHMANN - Jourdan Barron, a sixth-grader, transforms her face into a tiger's during theater make-up class.
July 25, 2014

SUN Program offers summer enrichment

by Lisa K. Anderson
Reynolds Middle students work on academics, expose themselves to new subjects Cooking, theater make-up and upcycled art. These are just a handful of the summer 2014 enrichment classes Reynolds…
July 25, 2014

Gresham Rotary raises $25,000 for charities

by Beverly Corbell
The fourth annual Gresham Rotary Golf Tournament at Persimmon Country Club raised $25,000 for local charities Monday, July 14. Funds raised will go to several nonprofits, including Birch…
July 25, 2014

Drama over comprehensive plan continues in Damascus

by Beverly Corbell
The city of Damascus is using stalling tactics to try to thwart a citizens’ group from placing another land use comprehensive plan on the November ballot, says Richard Johnson of Move Damascus…
July 25, 2014

Events

by Lisa K. Anderson
Friday through Sunday, July 25-27 — Portland Rose Society’s Trinkets and Treasures Sale is taking place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Courtney Plaza in Milwaukie, 13819 S.E. McLoughlin Blvd. All…
July 25, 2014

College news

by Lisa K. Anderson
Spokane Community College East County resident Eric Easterly was named to the spring 2014 honor roll at Spokane Community College. To receive honor roll status, students must earn a 3.0 grade…
July 24, 2014

Dialysis clinic open house July 27

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Fresenius Medical Care Mt. Hood Dialysis will host an open house at its new state-of-the-art dialysis clinic from 3-6 p.m. Sunday, July 27 at 23335 Southeast Stark Street. Nurses and staff will…
July 23, 2014

Lost hiker found safe, Gresham searcher suffered medical…

by Cari Hachmann
Search and rescuer from Gresham is in stable condition after Life Flight off trail A lost hiker near Multnomah Falls was found safe early Wednesday morning, but a member of the Multnomah County…

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Jul 22, 2014

Blue Lake will reopen Wednesday

by Cari Hachmann
Virus that infected dozens likely caused by fecal matter in the lake Swimming, boating and other water activities will resume Wednesday, July 23, at Blue Lake Regional Park in Fairview, ending…
Jul 22, 2014

Steer clear of NE 238th Drive in Wood Village

by Cari Hachmann
Road is closed to through traffic for paving until July 29 at the latest Northeast 238th Drive is closed for paving between Northeast Halsey Street and Northeast Glisan Street in Wood Village…
by: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - A family enjoys some free entertainment at the Bite of East County.
Jul 22, 2014

Bite of East County to again benefit Zarephath Kitchen

by Cari Hachmann
Community festival of food, music and culture returns Saturday Last year more than 3,000 people poured into downtown Fairview to get a taste of the best local restaurants this side of the…
by: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Lisa Barton Mullins
Jul 22, 2014

Candidates declare intention to run for Fairview mayor

by Cari Hachmann
Tosterud, Barton Mullins file to replace retiring Mayor Weatherby Two Fairview city councilors — Lisa Barton Mullins and Ted Tosterud — have filed, so far, to take over Mayor Mike Weatherby’s…
Jul 22, 2014

News briefs

by Lisa K. Anderson
Outdoor water gauge kits available The Regional Water Providers Consortium is providing one free outdoor water gauge kit per customer to those who qualify through July 31. The kits are designed…
Jul 20, 2014

Portland man drowns near Troutdale

by Beverly Corbell
A Portland man, Birtha B. Subba, a native of Nepal, drowned while fishing in the Sandy River at Dabney State Park, just north of Troutdale around 2:30 p.m. Sunday, July 20. The Multnomah County…
Jul 19, 2014

Update: Multnomah County Sheriff's Office investigating body…

by Pamplin Media Group
On Friday July 18, 2014 at approximately 4:20 p.m. Multnomah County Sheriff's Office River Patrol deputies responded to the Sandy River after a day hiker reported seeing what he thought was a…
Jul 19, 2014

Body of missing Gresham man found in Sandy River

by Beverly Corbell
Kyle Peterson disappeared in February The months long search for missing man Gresham man Kyle Peterson is over after his body was found in the Sandy River, roughly half mile from the river’s…
by: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: NATHAN AT VAN EARL PHOTOGRAPHY - Author Chris Smart, 12, of Gresham poses like his character CJ in 'The Stone of Ages.'
Jul 18, 2014

Gresham boy publishes adventure book

by Lisa K. Anderson
Chris Smart set out to finish 'The Stone of Ages' story before his 12th birthday Inspired by a popular children’s author who wrote his first book at age 12, Chris Smart of Gresham set out to…
Jul 18, 2014

Learn disaster preparedness at OMSI

by Pamplin Media Group
Research shows that 85 percent of Americans are unprepared for a disaster, with nearly half of them lacking essential emergency supplies. Hundreds of area residents will have the opportunity to…




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