Access road to OMIC to be named C.T. Parker Way

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Private access road for manufacturing center donated for use by Scott Parker, owner of Scappoose Sand & Gravel

Parading through St. Helens

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Annual St. Helens Kiwanis Community Parade draws creative entries and familiar faces to city on June 17

Columbia County Education Campus celebrates graduation

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23 students take part in the ceremony; several scholarships awarded to two graduating seniors

Natural gas leak reported at home construction site

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Site deemed safe after precautionary evacuations ordered by fire department for homes under construction on Old Portland Road

St. Helens housing development proceeds

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St. Helens city council votes to deny appeal of planned subdivision after hours-long public hearing

Car crashes into Scappoose cemetery, damaging headstone

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Driver hospitlaized with injuries before being charged with reckless driving and DUII in Scappoose cemetery crash

Fish print fever at Warren Elementary School

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Students learn how to make stamps using fish and fabric paint with educators from the Columbia River Maritime Museum

Plans for new St. Helens Middle School progress

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More specific details emerge in planning process for new building including science classrooms, labs

PUD survey nets record responses

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Utility district's quarterly survey shows mixed, mostly positive reviews from more than 1,000 ratepayers

Navigating the end of the road

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Death doulas offer education, support to those seeking alternative options while dying or grieving

My Fair Lady princesses selected for 2017

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Pageant showcasing senior women volunteers will take place July 19 at Columbia County Fairgrounds

Otto Petersen mural reflects community spirit

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Artists in residence help students design and craft an all-school mural for front of OPE building

St. Helens kitchen fire displaces four

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Residence suffers smoke, heat damage from fire; American Red Cross offers assistance to family

Upgrades to Scappoose softball field approved

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School board approves 'Phase 1' which includes building of ADA sidewalk near softball field by district office

St. Helens set to lease city-owned land to pot farmers

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Lease to be presented to St. Helens City Council next week for vote and final approval during regular meeting

Mackenzie Jerome selected as Elks Teen of the Month

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St. Helens Elks Club selected high school senior for honor; Jerome selected from among her peers

Embezzlement case against former county employee won't be…

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14 counts against Linda Hald dismissed by circuit court judge due to improperly worded indictment

Scappoose negotiates separation with superintendent

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Scappoose School Board unanimously approves agreement to begin negotiations with Stephen Jupe

State agency considers PGE tank sale to Global Partners

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Proposal for sale of old fuel storage tanks at Port Westward draws ire from environmental groups

Port to hire new executive director

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Texas-based Army vet chosen as new executive director at Port of St. Helens; press release drafted prior to official hiring decision

Man arrested for kidnapping family members

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Police say 20-year-old Alex Dotter held three adults and a child against their will at Scappoose home

St. Helens man arrested for arson following travel trailer,…

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Blaze spread from trailer to house, causing extensive damage; St. Helens Police Department handling investigation, according to fire official

Pamplin launches new websites for dozens of communities

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Regular visitors to this website will see something quite different today: an updated digital presence from the only news organization that covers…

CC Rider looks at service cuts, possible transit merger

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Bus agency will investigate possible merger with Clatsop County transit provider

GRADS' TIME TO SHINE

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Graduating class participates in annual 'Graduation Walk' through school hallways

State opens deeper investigation into actions of PUD…

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Complaints against the PUD's attorney, Phil Griffin, warrant further investigation

Man exposes himself to police during traffic stop

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Kent Senef shows genitals to officers, is later arrested for drug possession

County commissioners approve modified budget

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Creation of new jobs and addition of more money from the jail triggered changes

Flames from debris burn spread to barn outside St. Helens

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Damage to destroyed barn estimated at $50,000, CRFR officials said

SCAPPOOSE SENIORS EARN HONORS

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Senior Night Scholarship awards ceremony held Monday, June 5 at Scappoose High School

St. Helens adopts expansion plan for Columbia View Park

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Groundwork and upgrades not likely for several years, city staff said

Case involving stolen Veterans of Foreign Wars cannon…

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Man who stole McCormick Park cannon to pay $38K to St. Helens VFW Post 1440

'Mystery box' is new cell tower

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Verizon Wireless leasing space from county for new cellular tower to serve residents and I-5 corridor

St. Helens budget accounts for police personnel, festivals

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2017-18 budget bumps up police department to continue support for full-time code enforcement officer

St. Helens man killed in fatal motorcycle crash

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Investigators say 21-year-old was riding at high speed in oncoming traffic lane

Man arrested after stalking, kidnapping ex-girlfriend

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Scappoose woman found in Portland after being forced into car by man who threatened to kill her and cut her finger off

Woman arrested in Scappoose with drugs, stolen credit cards

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Officers find methamphetamine, counterfeit $100 bill, stolen checks and credit cards during traffic stop

Warren man arrested for theft of heavy machinery, power…

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Michael Siegelbaum, 52, of Warren, arrested May 31 after CCSO deputies served a search warrant on his property

Police logs

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Police logs for Scappoose Police Department, St. Helens Police Department, Columbia County Sheriff's Office

News Briefs

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Events with St. Helens Police officers; scholarship opportunities; sturgeon season opens

Woman shot at, injured by driver in pickup truck on…

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OSP asks for public's help to identify driver of truck who shot at windshield, injuring St. Helens woman

Student volunteers help Watts House shine

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Volunteering at historical home doubles as history lesson, say Scappoose Academy students

Sheriff's Office receives budget boon with conceal…

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Sheriff's Office estimates 40 percent of CHLs are issued to out-of-state residents

Seniors, vets ride free on CC Rider this summer

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Free bus rides to veterans and seniors 65 and up each Wednesday through August

Conner Nett selected as Elks Teen of the Month

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St. Helens high school teen honored with award from Elks Lodge

St. Helens Elks host celebration for foster families

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Barbecue event is the first in ongoing partnership with Elks and Department of Human Services

EPA gives St. Helens $300K grant for brownfields

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Money would help city study seven polluted sites, develop cleanup plan if needed

CRFR assists with small wild fire

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Crews assisted Oregon Department of Forestry officials with quarter-acre blaze

Port narrows director search to four finalists

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Public meet and greet with applicants to be held June 6 in Scappoose

Tipping the salary scales

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Top-ranking public officials make triple the average wage in Columbia County

Donating to the ReStore helps local families, the…

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SPONSORED CONTENT: Columbia County Habitat for Humanity's Dave Marble discusses how donating to Habitat's ReStore helps improve the community.

New ideas and opportunities as summer approaches

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SPONSORED CONTENT: Eric Dahlgren discusses some of the new products and concepts he and his wife, Christine, discovered at the Do It Best show.

Have dentures? Consider dental implants for…

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SPONSORED CONTENT: Leigh Ammon, DMD, explains how dental implants offer a secure alternative to dentures.

Credit scores and their impact on your mortgage…

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SPONSORED CONTENT: Guild Mortgage's Pat Olson lays out some simple tips to improve your credit rating.

UPDATE: Missing 13-year-old boy found with older…

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Boys taken to courthouse; Police arrested father of boy for interfering in the investigation to his whereabouts last weekend

New Additions and New Changes at Pinpoint…

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SPONSORED CONTENT: Brad Whistnant of Pinpoint Acupuncture in St. Helens discusses exciting additions and expansions at the clinic.

Future uncertain for Scappoose superintendent

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School board evaluates performance of Stephen Jupe, results of which are unclear

Could cottage housing be just what Scappoose needs?

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City weighs merits of clustered development as affordable housing solution

Police release photo, sketch of suspect in St.…

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Portland Police Bureau seeks help ID'ing Larry Van Dolah's killer

CASA hires program manager for St. Helens office

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Karin Miller, Columbia County native, will oversee new position with child advocacy agency

Middle-schoolers learn basics of computer-based…

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Design and modeling elective to be offered in the fall using programs, laser cutter

Around the world in 140 postcards

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Columbia County students receive postcards from strangers in dozens of countries

Honoring the fallen

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Veterans of Foreign Wars members distribute buddy poppies to benefit disabled veterans, widows, and orphans

Boundaries for St. Helens elementary schools…

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School board approves new boundary plan with 3 to 1 vote

New tributes to be unveiled in Columbia City for…

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New memorials to POW/MIA and families of veterans part of Memorial Day ceremonies

Columbia River PUD settles with former employees…

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Settlement reached in lawsuit filed by four employees for wrongful termination, retaliation

Project helps preserve native plants

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Pick up a mock orange bush for $10 and support student learning at Columbia River Youth Corps

Rainier man arrested for theft of heavy machinery

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Derek Kelley, 40, arrested; property recovered through sheriff's office search warrant

Hoffmeyer takes over as interim DA

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Kristen Hoffmeyer will serve until governor finds new district attorney

FEMA denies disaster money for January winter storms

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County's share of statewide request was $670K for snow storm damage

Volunteers descend on Chapman Landing for cleanup

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County commissioner, Scappoose city manager, city councilor and parks committee officials among large group of volunteers

Officers recognized for going 'above and beyond'

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Scappoose police officers recognized for recent actions while on duty in April

Some new, some familiar faces for Scappoose, St.…

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Longtime Scappoose board member ousted by newcomer; St. Helens newcomer runs unopposed

Board moves toward reopening Columbia City School

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District announces hiring of principal; revises attendance boundaries for elementary schools

Scappoose music ensembles rank high at state

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Band and choir take third- and fourth-place titles in 4A class

St. Helens band takes second at state

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High school band earns second place title at competition with 12 other schools

Incumbent fends off well-funded challenge to hold…

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Despite hefty campaign spending, candidate Tyler Miller does not make board in Zone 5 race

CERT-ified for disaster response

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Newest class of Community Emergency Response Team graduates complete six-week program

Your garden can help the environment

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Consider pollinators like bees, butterflies and hummingbirds when deciding what to plant around your home

New Scappoose substation named after Sen. Betsy…

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Columbia River PUD will name new facility Betsy Johnson Substation

Despite more registered voters, election turnout…

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Races for school district, Port of St. Helens, CRFR and 911 boards see little voter enthusiasm

Iverson, Keyser prevail in Port of St. Helens race

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Incumbent, former commissioner win seats among 6 candidates in port commissioner races

County unlikely to build most projects in road plan

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Commissioners note aspirational tone of proposed 20 year transportation plan

'If I Were Mayor...'

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St. Helens contest winners selected, recognized at city council meeting

PLAYING AROUND

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New playground equipment brings more visitors to Heritage Park in Scappoose

Port authorizes another $15K for rezone, drawing…

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Commissioners grapple over return on investment for Port Westward expansion efforts

St. Helens schools prep for staff cuts

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District staff try to minimumize cuts, trim budget in other areas

Discounted, free books offered at Scappoose Public…

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Friends of the Scappoose Public Library's monthly sale May 20 will offer bargain prices, free books for children

Deer Island house fire displaces family

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Several pets killed in blaze; homeowners not home at the time

5K walk will benefit NAMI Columbia County

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Mental illness organization seeks participants for only annual fundraising walk

CLAY CREATIONS

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McBride Elementary School students craft tiles of their likeness for 'Faces of Art' project

Jazz Band sets sights on 'land of the midnight sun'

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Alaska trip fundraiser planned for this weekend for travel at the end of May

St. Helens' El Tapatio gets $100K state grant for…

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Restaurant to fix damage, expand outdoor seating with grant funds

Revised budget for Scappoose schools clears first…

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Some still unhappy about certain line items; proposed budget goes to school board in June

Toddler safe after falling from window

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St. Helens boy hospitalized after falling 16 feet from window

Bonamici: Congress needs more bipartisanship, less…

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Oregon Democrat contrasts GOP health-care bill, now headed to Senate, with five-month budget agreement that foiled many of Trump's priorities.

Delivering traditional & specialty supply services…

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Sponsored content: Dahlgren's Building Supply offers specialized goods and services in a historic setting.

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY: Working Together to Build a…

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Sponsored content: Columbia County Habitat for Humanity's Bill Blank discusses the community-building value the nonprofit brings to Columbia County.

Proposed budget for Scappoose schools riles…

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Drama and math programs threatened by lack of funding in school district budget

Warren woman killed in single vehicle crash

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Family plans celebration of life service in Warren next week

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