Wilsonville pioneers: the Boeckman family

Wilsonville pioneers: the Boeckman family

The Boeckmans came to Wilsonville in the 1860s Like many of the oldest pioneer settlements in...

Fighting cancer, one stroke at a time

Fighting cancer, one stroke at a time

Pink Ball Tournament proceeds will go to the Knight Cancer Challenge Nike mogul Phil Knight and...

On a roll

On a roll

Wilsonville officers are now patrolling hard-to-access areas atop bicycles The apparent pot...

Lacey Lady's NEW MISSION

Lacey Lady's NEW MISSION

The WWII-era B-17 bomber will head to Aurora State Airport to be restored The Lacey Lady has been...

Council OKs plan for Charbonneau improvements

Council OKs plan for Charbonneau improvements

A funding source for the plan is still undetermined The Wilsonville City Council has adopted a...

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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…
Photo Credit: PHOTO COURTESY OF OREGON STATE POLICE - Police are shown here at the scene where Logan Hansen, 29, of Medford, allegedly abandoned a stolen SUV and fled on foot. He was later arrested by Wilsonville Police and faces several criminal charges.
August 28, 2014

Man arrested after dumping stolen SUV in Wilsonville

by Josh Kulla
Wilsonville Police assist state police in apprehending Logan Hansen, 29 Wilsonville Police Officers and Oregon State Troopers arrested a 29-year-old Medford man today after he allegedly…
August 27, 2014

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 accused of crimes are considered…
August 27, 2014

In Brief

by The Spokesman
Drop off clothes for people in need A used clothing drop-off shed, set up by Portland-based St. Pauly Textile, is open at Meridian United Church of Christ, 6750 S.W. Boeckman Road. Accepted…
Photo Credit: CLACKAMAS COUNTY JAIL - DUCRET
August 22, 2014

Man uses kilt to steal from Fry's, police say

by KOIN 6 TV
Portland man arrested for shoplifting at Fry's Electronics in Wilsonville A Portland man was not able to skirt arrest last Thursday when he was allegedly caught trying to steal electronics from…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Despite signage demanding caution, Petes Mountain Road has been the site of 13 accidents between January 2010 and June 2014. Careless driving and excessive speed are often blamed.
August 21, 2014

Taming Petes Mountain Road

by Patrick Malee
After losing her daughter in a crash, Carrie Higgins is committed to ending recklessness on the perilous stretch of rural road Some two months after her daughter died in a car accident on Petes…
Photo Credit: CLACKAMAS COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE - Misael 'Gallo' Delgado-Nunez
August 21, 2014

Police name homicide victim as Aloha man

by Josh Kulla
Misael "Gallo" Delgado-Nunez was found Aug. 11 shot to death in a field outside Wilsonville The Clackamas County Sheriff's Office has identified a man found shot to death Aug. 11 in a field near…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN FILE PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - The city of Wilsonville and the SMART transit agency want to know how many people are using public paths and trails like these shown here in Memorial Park as they are repaired during the citys annual WERK Day in May.
August 21, 2014

Volunteers sought to count users of Wilsonville trails

by Josh Kulla
Survey will take place Sept. 9-11 and Sept. 13 at various locations in Wilsonville Wilsonville’s South Metro Area Regional Transit (SMART) is looking for at least 16 volunteers to count and…
Photo Credit: PHOTO COURTESY: AMR - American Medical Response National Cinical Cup winners, Paramedic Ken Schey (foreground) with partner, Jason Mitro, emergency medical technician.
August 21, 2014

AMR's Clackamas County team wins national competition

by The Clackamas Review
Clackamas County paramedic Ken Schey and EMT Jason Mitro took top honors this month at AMR's Fifth Annual National Clinical Cup Competition. On Aug. 17 in Denver, teams from across the U.S.…
August 20, 2014

County board meets amid sheep

by Shasta Kearns Moore
The sun was shining and sheep were baaing during last week’s business meeting, the first held by the Clackamas Board of County Commissioners at the Clackamas County Fairgrounds. Attendance of…

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Aug 20, 2014

Weighmaster widow will sue

by Shasta Kearns Moore
Clackamas County is facing a $2.75 million lawsuit and a $2,100 fine in the wake of the on-duty homicide of Assistant Weighmaster Grady Waxenfelter. The Estacada father of three was shot in the…
Aug 20, 2014

City Club considers endorsing marijuana legalization

by Peter Wong
Endorsement of Measure 91, which would legalize recreational use of marijuana in Oregon, will be considered by the City Club of Portland. A City Club panel released a recommendation, which…
Aug 20, 2014

Clackamas County News Round-Up

by The Spokesman
Damascus Municipal Court to close Effective Aug. 18, all Damascus Municipal Court cases will be transferred to Clackamas County Justice Court. Starting Monday, anyone with pending cases in…
Aug 20, 2014

In Brief

by Josh Kulla
Orange Chicken Run race set for Oct. 4 The second annual co-ed Orange Chicken Run half-marathon will be held this year from 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Oct. 4, with the event centered around the…
Aug 20, 2014

Police Reports

by Josh Kulla
The Wilsonville Police Department is run under contract with the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office. All reports listed here are public record and all persons named here are considered innocent…
Aug 20, 2014

County board wrestles with legal funding

by Shasta Kearns Moore
Update: Commissioners agree to pay $10,000 on legal bills totaling $22,953 Tempers flared Tuesday, Aug. 19, during discussions of whether or not the county should reimburse commissioners John…
Photo Credit: OREGON STATE POLICE - This Honda driven by an Independence man was driven into the guardrail by a hit-and-run crash Tuesday morning on Highway 219. A Cornelius man was arrested in connection with the incident.
Aug 19, 2014

Cornelius man arrested following crash near Champoeg

by Josh Kulla
Ramon Oros-Barrera faces felony hit-and-run charges in Tuesday crash A Cornelius man with a suspended license faces multiple criminal charges in the wake of an alleged hit and run traffic crash…
Aug 18, 2014

Wilsonville Library to host series of history presentations

by The Spokesman
The Wilsonville Public Library will host a trio of history presentations starting Friday, Aug. 22, with “Size and Scale of the Universe: Astronomy for Everyone,” by astronomer Kevin Manning.…
Photo Credit: CLACKAMAS COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE - Police say a man found shot to death in a field outside Wilsonville was wearing this necklace when he was found. Investigators are still seeking to identify the man, who was carrying no identification.
Aug 15, 2014

Police still seeking ID on homicide victim

by Josh Kulla
Investigation continues in gunshot death of man found in field near Wilsonville Police investigators are making progress in the investigation of the Aug. 11 shooting death of a man whose body…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Just Us Guys board members, from right, Christopher DeGroat, Michael Damiano, Bob Kleckner and Brent Timm could not be happier that their organization recently was given official nonprofit status.
Aug 14, 2014

From softball team to community nonprofit

by Josh Kulla
Just Us Guys is celebrating becoming a official nonprofit group Just Us Guys started as a softball team. Over the years, it has grown to become much more. Now, Just Us Guys has achieved its…



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