Students commisioned to create painting

Students commisioned to create painting

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The times are changing at Republic Services

The times are changing at Republic Services

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Owners of new auto shop commited to service

Owners of new auto shop commited to service

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Soul'd Out to defend a cappella title

Soul'd Out to defend a cappella title

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Wilsonville Leadership Academy kicks off

Wilsonville Leadership Academy kicks off

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Calling all artists

Calling all artists

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Wilsonville candlemaker hits the big time with Oscar event

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Think traffic's bad now? Just wait

Think traffic's bad now? Just wait

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New senior apartment complex offers luxury amenities

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January 30, 2015

Police seek two men in Wilsonville burglary

by Josh Kulla
Homeowner reportedly confronts burglars inside his Arbor Creek home A Wilsonville resident reportedly caught a pair of burglars in the act Thursday inside his home, according to police and…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - The City Council and Planning Commsion had a joint study session on Frog Pond on Monday, followed by a regular meeting at which some residents spoke against high density residential and commercial development in the area.
January 28, 2015

Residents speak up for low-density housing in Frog Pond

by Josh Kulla
It’s become clear in recent months that a community consensus concerning the future of the Frog Pond area on Wilsonville’s eastern edge has been elusive. And at Monday’s Wilsonville City Council…
January 28, 2015

Free money? Yes, just set aside your first $1,000

by Raymond Rendleman
If someone told you that many Clackamas County residents qualify to have the state of Oregon give them $3 for every $1 they put in their savings account, you’d probably think it was a scam.…
January 28, 2015

Police Reports

by Josh Kulla
The Wilsonville Police Department operates under contract with the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office. All reports listed here are public record and all persons named therein are considered…
Photo Credit: TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Dr. David Farley is quite happy about the progress of one of his patients at the Radiant Pain Relief Centre in West Linn. In back is Brendon Lundberg, CEO of Radiant Health Management Corp.
January 28, 2015

From WL to across the country

by Cliff Newell
There is now just one Radiant Pain Relief Centre in the country, but that will soon change. From that lone clinic in West Linn there will be up to 100 Radiant Pain Relief Centres built across…
January 28, 2015

OC museums announce exhibit lineup

by Roxandra Pennington
Volunteer and water power fuel 2015 CCHS exhibits Just as birds return a bit before spring, new volunteer-designed exhibits return to the Clackamas County Historical Society, with opening events…
January 28, 2015

Group seeks support for outdoor education

by Jennifer Anderson
A new statewide coalition wants the state to spend $22 million per year on an Outdoor Education Fund. Oregon Outdoor Education for All, the nonprofit coalition that formed last year, is…
January 28, 2015

City seeks to make facilities more accesable

by Josh Kulla
City plans to upgrade a variety of facilities to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act will be the topic of a Feb. 10 meeting at City Hall. The city is especially interested in hearing…
Photo Credit: MCCF - Gurpinder Singh
January 23, 2015

Truck driver in I-5 fatal crash sentenced

by Lindsay Keefer
A California man has been sentenced to 18 months after a November 2013 fatal crash at the Interstate 5 Aurora/Donald exit. Gurpinder Singh, 28, of Red Bluff, Calif., was found guilty of criminal…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN FILE PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Exploration of the possible refurbishment and re-opening of the Willamette Falls Locks, shown here, has been included in the city of Wilsonvilles 2015 state legislative agenda. This and many other transportation issues form the backbone of the citys wish list for legislators.
January 21, 2015

Transportation is council's main 2015 legislative priority

by Josh Kulla
Council demands inclusion of Boone Bridge improvement on 2015 agenda If that bill from Oregon’s upcoming 2015 legislative session somehow involves pavement, the Wilsonville City Council is…

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Photo Credit: TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO - Cylvia Hayes talks about how she gained a love for nature while growing up, during the Fortified: Stories of Climate Action event at PSU.
Jan 21, 2015

Hayes' ocean expertise raises questions

by Hillary Borrud/Capital Bureau
Four years ago, Cylvia Hayes had little experience working on ocean policy. But within 14 months, Gov. John Kitzhaber’s fiancee became a sought-after expert — invited to speak at the February…
Jan 21, 2015

Who has right to tax pot? Answer remains unclear

by Hillary Borrud
SALEM — The marijuana industry and lobbyists for cities and counties are preparing for a fight in Salem over whether to allow local sales taxes on legal marijuana. Under Measure 91, recreational…
Jan 21, 2015

Finding hope in a disaster-stricken land

by Cliff Newell
Visitors to Haiti are finding the impact made by the visit of Rick and Liz Allen. When they watch Haitian boys playing soccer they notice that many of their jerseys say “Lakeridge High School.”…
Jan 21, 2015

Governor, fiancee tap notable lawyers amid ethics scrutiny

by Hillary Borrud
SALEM — Gov. John Kitzhaber and his fiancee, Cylvia Hayes, have hired a prominent Portland law firm to represent them ahead of a potential state ethics inquiry. The announcement by the…
Jan 21, 2015

Oregonians divided about the economy

by Jim Redden
Oregonians understand the economy is recovering — just not nearly fast enough. But they also are deeply split over many of the proposals to create jobs and help workers that will be considered…
Jan 21, 2015

News Briefs

by Josh Kulla
Sign up for Langdon Farms Super Bowl tournament The Langdon Farms Golf Club is hosting a Super Bowl Golf Tournament on Sunday, Feb. 1, starting with a 10 a.m. shotgun start. The tournament will…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - The book drop at the Wilsonville Library was damaged Friday morning when someone shoved burning material through the slot. It fell inside, setting a number of books ablaze and filling the building with smoke.
Jan 21, 2015

Wilsonville Library fire prompts criminal investigation

by Josh Kulla
Burning material apparently stuffed in library book return slot Police and fire investigators are looking into a Friday morning fire at the Wilsonville library that bears the hallmarks of a…
Jan 15, 2015

December was good month for real estate sales

by Pamplin Media Group
Portland Realtors closed more deals in December than they had in the past nine years, according to a new RMLS report released Thursday morning. The regional listing service reported that closed…
Photo Credit: PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP FILE PHOTO - Eleven percent of PGE's residential customers in Wilsonville purchase renewable wind energy.
Jan 14, 2015

Wilsonville to join green power program

by Josh Kulla
Wilsonville City Councilors voted unanimously Monday to join the Environmental Protection Agency’s Green Power Community program. The move, which will bring marketing and promotional benefits to…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Sandy, a three-year old yellow lab mixed breed, emerged virtually unharmed from the fall.
Jan 14, 2015

'A pretty treacherous area'

by Patrick Malee
It was late in the afternoon on Christmas day when a West Linn photographer named David — who wished not to disclose his last name — set off for the Columbia gorge with Sandy, his 3-year old…




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