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SHS counselor fights brain tumor for past 11 years and pushes on

SHS counselor fights brain tumor for past 11 years and pushes on

When the new school year kicks off this month, probably no one at Sherwood High School will be...

Hunting at Tualatin wildlife refuge? It's darn likely

Hunting at Tualatin wildlife refuge? It's darn likely

SHERWOOD — The Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge is seeking public comment on a...

'Les Mis' enchants

'Les Mis' enchants

Weather perfect at Stella Olsen Park for performances “Les Misérables” became a...

Sherwood Walmart opens to fanfare, cars flood lot all morning

Sherwood Walmart opens to fanfare, cars flood lot all morning

The Sherwood Walmart opened shortly after Wednesday morning ceremonies Following a year of...

Starbucks opens, others to follow suit in Parkway Village

Starbucks opens, others to follow suit in Parkway Village

Eleven others to open from now through November Along with the opening of Starbucks in Sherwood...

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Photo Credit: PHOTO COURTESY: AMY CARLSON - A dark-gray 2010 Honda Accord shot through the back window has more than $100 in damage, scaring everyone in the Roaring River Campground.
August 28, 2014

Labor Day warning: Don't shoot near campgrounds

by Raymond Rendleman
Next year’s Roaring River Canoe Slalom, which has been taking place for the place for the past eight years along the Clackamas River, is in danger of being cancelled after a mysterious drive-by…
August 27, 2014

Walmart awards $164,000 to local nonprofits

by Geoff Pursinger
When the two new Walmart superstores opened in Tigard and Sherwood this week, shoppers from all over the region flocked to the locations, hoping to save a few bucks on everything from toiletries…
The Sherwood Gazette is seeking on 'amazing kid' in Sherwood.
August 26, 2014

Gazette seeks Amazing Kid nominees

by The Times
Winners will be announced Oct. 30 The Sherwood Gazette is calling for community nominations of boys and girls ranging from elementary school kindergartners to high school seniors to be…
August 26, 2014

Sherwood City Council/mayor's race getting crowded

by Ray Pitz
Former Sherwood City Manager Ross Schultz throws hat in as well Two Sherwood city councilors are running for mayor, joined by eleven candidates who hope to secure one of three available seats on…
Photo Credit: GAZETTE PHOTO: BARBARA SHERMAN - Kes Rooney, who designed and built an outdoor bookstand outside the Bethlehem House of Bread that will become part of the Little Free Library system, reads a childhood favorite, 'The Best Nest,' during the July 31 dedication ceremony.
August 26, 2014

Nurturing minds and bodies

by Barbara Sherman
The Bethlehem House of Bread in Metzger has been nurturing families since it opened in November 2013 by starting up a food bank for qualified families, teaching nutrition classes, providing…
August 25, 2014

What is it about elected officials and water?

by Geoff Pursinger
Ice Bucket Challenge goes viral with mayors calling out other community leaders Washington County is getting into the Ice Bucket Challenge. This past week, Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle, Tigard…
August 25, 2014

Sherwood superintendent appointed to state board

by Ray Pitz
Pending Senate approval, Heather Cordie will serve on state Educators Benefit Board Sherwood School District Superintendent Heather Cordie was recently appointed by Gov. John Kitzhaber to serve…
August 25, 2014

NerdWallet.com: Sherwood No. 6 on list of Oregon 'cities on the…

by Ray Pitz
Tualatin comes in No. 23; Tigard at 30 Sherwood has once again made a list highlighting its virtues, landing in a top-10 listing of Oregon "cities on the rise," according to NerdWallet.com. The…
August 22, 2014

Five charter amendments headed to voters

by Ray Pitz
Five charter amendments will make their way to voters in November, the Sherwood City Council determined on Aug. 5. That’s down by two from an original list as the majority of the council voted…
August 21, 2014

Officer back on duty after city finds he violated no policies

by Ray Pitz
The Sherwood Police Department announced Aug 20 that Officer Adam Keesee did not violate department policy and was officially placed back on duty following a six-month investigation by the…

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Aug 20, 2014

Tualatin refuge proposes youth hunting program

by Gary Allen
Program to foster conservation, responsibility and enjoyment of the outdoors; comments being taken By Nico Hamacher, Newberg Graphic news intern SHERWOOD — The Tualatin River National Wildlife…
Aug 19, 2014

Council, mayor's race getting crowded

by Ray Pitz
Local attorney most recent to file Two mayoral candidates and seven candidates vying for seats on the Sherwood City Council have officially filed to run in the November election. Krisanna Clark,…
Julie Blums
Aug 15, 2014

City wins finance reporting award second year in a row

by Ray Pitz
For the second year in a row, the city of Sherwood has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the…
Aug 13, 2014

Sherwood to get a taste of Italy Aug. 15

by No author
Ferragosto Sherwood hits Cannery Square The Italian national holiday, Ferragosto lands on Aug. 15, marking the start of Italy’s vacation period. You will find most businesses closing up shop and…
Jim Patterson
Aug 11, 2014

Former Sherwood manager named to OSU foundation

by Ray Pitz
Patterson was with the city from 2004-2011 Jim Patterson, a former Sherwood city manager, has been named the Oregon State University Foundation’s new senior associate athletics director/senior…
Kevin McIntosh
Aug 07, 2014

New vice principal named at SMS

by No author
Kevin McIntosh named to the position Sherwood School District recently named Kevin McIntosh as Sherwood Middle School’s new associate principal, replacing Michael Fisher. Originally from Oregon,…
Photo Credit: GAZETTE PHOTO: RAY PITZ - Josiah Kelley, 5, of Sherwood, center, says hello to McGruff the Crime Dog during Sherwood’s National Night Out held Aug. 5. at Sherwood's Cannery Square Plaza.
Aug 06, 2014

First-ever Sherwood National Night Out a success

by No author
Event included McGruff the Crime Dog and an FBI special agent The Sherwood Police Department’s National Night Out proved a big success Tuesday night as residents flocked to Cannery Square Plaza…
Photo Credit: GAZETTE PHOTO: RAY PITZ - Starbucks officially became the first retailer to open in the new Parkway Village at Sherwood and it didn't take long before residents found out.
Sep 01, 2014

Starbucks first merchant to open in Parkway Village at Sherwood

by Ray Pitz
Walmart plans on opening its superstore on Aug. 13 Starbucks officially became the first business to open in Parkway Village at Sherwood. The national coffee chain opened Tuesday, a week before…
Photo Credit: FILE PHOTO COURTESY OF JOSH PARTEE - Cannery Square Plaza will be the site of Tuesday night's National Night Out sponsored by the city of Sherwood and the Sherwood Police Department.
Aug 05, 2014

National Night Out activities set Tuesday at Cannery Square Plaza

by Ray Pitz
Food, fun and McGruff the Crime Dog will all be on hand The city of Sherwood and the Sherwood Police Department will celebrate Sherwood National Night Out tonight (Tuesday, Aug. 4) at Cannery…
Sep 01, 2014

Clark files for mayor's seat, three throw hats in for council…

by Ray Pitz
Deadline to file for positions is Aug. 26 A mayoral candidate and three candidates vying for seats on the Sherwood City Council have officially filed to run in the November election. Krisanna…



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