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Chipotle, Noodles & Co. likely tenants for Kraven's site

Chipotle Mexican Grill and Noodles & Company restaurant appear to be headed to the vacant...

Rotary concerts net record amount to fight polio

Rotary concerts net record amount to fight polio

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Sewn Loverly: more than just a fabric store

Sewn Loverly: more than just a fabric store

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Does test ask kindergarteners the wrong questions?

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Funding a 'Fairytail'

Funding a 'Fairytail'

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Never fear, river beer is crystal clear

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County lawsuit on Oregon City fee may have statewide impact

County lawsuit on Oregon City fee may have statewide impact

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Transportation the key to future growth, jobs, commissioners say

Transportation the key to future growth, jobs, commissioners say

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This tree has grown deep roots

This tree has grown deep roots

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Wilsonville pioneers: the Boeckman family

Wilsonville pioneers: the Boeckman family

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Fighting cancer, one stroke at a time

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On a roll

On a roll

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Lacey Lady's NEW MISSION

Lacey Lady's NEW MISSION

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Council OKs plan for Charbonneau improvements

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Photo Credit: ESTACADA NEWS PHOTO: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - Bruce Holloway, Washington Incident Management Team Commander, updates reporters on the 36 Pit Fire Wednesday morning.
September 18, 2014

Rain brings good news for firefighters

by Isabel Gautschi
36 Pit Fire now 30 percent contained Firefighters are taking advantage of the rain, lighter wind and cooler temperatures to make progress toward containing the 36 Pit Fire burning on 4,104 acres…
September 24, 2014

Tualatin man gets 114 mph DUII

by Josh Kulla
Oregon State Police arrested a 29-year old Tualatin man Wednesday night for driving under the influence of intoxicants and other charges after he was clocked at 114 miles per hour in I-5 south…
Photo Credit: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - Bulldozers were used to create a line behind Silver Fox RV Park. If conditions are right, firefighters will burn the underbrush on the other side of the line so that the wildfire will not be able to burn up fuel on a path toward the park. Fire personnel are stationed at Silver Fox RV Park to make sure the fire doesnt jump the line.
September 17, 2014

Some 36 Pit Fire evacuees allowed to return home

by Isabel Gautschi
Officials hopeful on progress toward containment Sgt. Nate Thompson of the Clackamas County Sheriff’s office told media that some evacuation levels have been lowered this morning. Previously…
Photo Credit: JONATHAN HOUSE / PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP - The new Cabela's store in Tualatin opens Sept. 18 and officials in that city expect plenty of traffic on I-5 that likely could affect Wilsonville and surrounding communities.
September 17, 2014

Cabela's opening in Tualatin expected to bring I-5 traffic jams

by Josh Kulla
City of Tualatin has been planning for the Sept. 18 event for weeks now Tualatin will soon be home to a new shopping center known as Nyberg Rivers, and Cabela's is the largest anchor tenant for…
Photo Credit: JON HOUSE / PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP - Recreational marijuana will be taxed at a 10 percent rate in Wilsonville if it ultimately is legalized by statewide ballot measure 91, which goes before voters in November.
September 17, 2014

Wilsonville approves recreational pot tax

by Josh Kulla
City Council votes to place 10 percent levy on marijuana sales should Measure 91 pass It’s not quite legal yet, but the Wilsonville City Council has already placed a tax on the sale of…
September 17, 2014

Aquatic center task force to meet

by Josh Kulla
The city of Wilsonville’s Recreation and Aquatic Center Task Force will meet Sept. 23, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Wilsonville City Hall, 29799 SW Town Center Loop East. The task force will discuss a…
September 17, 2014

"Why Electric?" comes to Portland area Sept. 20

by Josh Kulla
Wilsonville event set for Lamb's Thriftway parking lot Portland area electric vehicle drivers, enthusiasts and dealers can gather from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, in the Lamb’s…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN FILE PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Interactive exhibits like this racing simulator will be a big part of the World of Speed motorsport museum in Wilsonville. It announced its doors will open to the public in April 2015.
September 16, 2014

World of Speed announces new opening date

by Josh Kulla
Wilsonville motorsport museum to open in April 2015 World of Speed, an interactive motorsports museum based in the former Wilsonville Dodge building, announced Tuesday that it plans to open its…
Photo Credit: PMG - 31 Pit Fire Press Conference - Spet 16th, 2014
September 15, 2014

36 Pit Fire burns on, Estacada covered in smoke

by Estacada News
State resources assist with 3,588-acre fire With the 36 Pit Fire continuing to burn in forest land about 10 miles east of Estacada, Gov. John Kitzhaber has declared the disaster a conflagration,…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Lake Oswego Fire Marshal Gert Zoutendijk posts a closure notice Thursday at a trailhead leading into Cooks Butte Park. The park will remain closed through the weekend.
September 11, 2014

Red flag warning prompts fire department to close Cooks Butte…

by Gary M. Stein
UPDATE: Cooks Butte Park will remain closed Monday due to the area's extreme weather conditions and because the Lake Oswego Fire Department has dispatched some of its wildfire-fighting equipment…

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - New playground equipment at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility in Wilsonville was recently purchased by the Wilsonville Rotary Club and its Through a Child's Eyes effort.
Sep 11, 2014

Wilsonville Rotary program helps buy Coffee Creek playground…

by Josh Kulla
Children who visit their mothers at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility will soon have new playground equipment to slide, climb and jump on thanks to a fundraising effort by the Wilsonville…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Coffee Creek inmate Jasmine Roberts plays with her son, 8-month-old Gabriel, during the Aug. 29 Parenting Inside Out graduation.
Sep 10, 2014

Inmates complete parenting course

by The Spokesman
Parenting Inside Out holds graduation at Coffee Creek “This is the first time I’ve seen them in over two years,” said Kristie Jeffers, an inmate at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility. “I can’t…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Mark Turnbull and Christina Myers offer custom in-home senior care for families in the south Portland metro area.
Sep 10, 2014

Senior care with a spiritual twist

by The Spokesman
Wilsonville residents offer custom, in-home care Mark Turnbull’s background is in the ministry. Today, the Wilsonville resident brings an element of spirituality to his senior care business,…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Dr. Nic West (left) and Dr. Alyssa Kurth recently opened West Chiropractic in old town Wilsonville.
Sep 10, 2014

No back cracking at West Chiropractic

by The Spokesman
New chiropractic office in Wilsonville offers gentler techniques Nic West and Alyssa Kurth were looking for a place to practice their specialized style of chiropractic medicine. Their search…
Sep 10, 2014

Clackamas County News Roundup

by Shasta Kearns Moore
Clackamas plays host to national leaders in rural exports Clackamas County was chosen as one of five places in the nation to host a Made in Rural America forum Thursday, Aug. 28. The forums are…
Sep 10, 2014

Feds slow to respond to state GMO task force

by Mateusz Perkowski
Federal authorities have been slow to answer questions about genetic engineering regulations asked by an Oregon task force assembled by Gov. John Kitzhaber. Kitzhaber launched the task force…
Sep 10, 2014

Police Reports

by The Spokesman
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 within are considered innocent…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Anytime Fitness will soon be open at the Belltower complex on Boones Ferry Road.
Sep 10, 2014

News briefs

by Josh Kulla
ALT Creative offers fall class registration ALT Creative Studio is a visual arts studio located in the heart of Old Town Wilsonville. Fall registration is well under way and students will begin…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN FILE PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - The Willamette River and a Wilsonville-based treatment plant will be the future source of drinking water for Hillsboro and other cities under a $1 billion plan spearheaded by the Tualatin Valley Water District.
Sep 10, 2014

Four routes being considered for proposed water pipeline

by The Spokesman
When it comes to building a new water transmission pipeline that will travel from the Willamette River through Wilsonville, there is no ideal route. With obstacles like federal property,…
Sep 10, 2014

Council votes to endorse college bond

by The Spokesman
The Wilsonville City Council voted unanimously at its Sept. 4 meeting to endorse upcoming Measure 3-447, a $90 million capital bond measure that would allow Clackamas Community College to…



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