From softball team to community nonprofit

From softball team to community nonprofit

Just Us Guys is celebrating becoming a official nonprofit group Just Us Guys started as a...

I-5 a blessing and a curse for Wilsonville

I-5 a blessing and a curse for Wilsonville

City struggles to relieve traffic congestion resulting from the freeway You may not be familiar...

Summer Splash: Library teen summer reading program goes out in wet style

Summer Splash: Library teen summer reading program goes out in wet style

The Wilsonville Library's Summer Reading Program for teens in grades 6-12 ended in fierce - and...

Severson to lead staff at Wood Middle School

Severson to lead staff at Wood Middle School

New hires, student schedules are priorities for new principal Jim Severson The new principal of...

Rockin' the violin

Rockin' the violin

Concert rock violinist Aaron Meyer paired up with guitar virtuoso Tim Ellis on July 31 at...

Limbo and the Lugnuts open Summer Concert Series

Limbo and the Lugnuts open Summer Concert Series

Wilsonville Rotary club packs Town Center Park for first of four Thursday shows The Wilsonville...

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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.
August 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…
August 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.
August 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…
August 13, 2014

Clackamas County faces $2.75 million wrongful death suit

by Shasta Kearns Moore
Oregon OSHA hits county with a $2,100 citation in connection with weighmaster homicide Clackamas County is facing a $2.75 million lawsuit and a $2,100 fine in the wake of the on-duty homicide of…
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August 13, 2014

Molatore to lead school board in 2014-15

by Kate Hoots
Keith Steele takes vice chairman position and will focus on bond campaign Leadership changed hands at the West Linn-Wilsonville School Board’s regular meeting Monday, with Chairman Keith Steele…
August 13, 2014

Spokesman seeking nominees for Amazing Kid honor

by The Spokesman
The Wilsonville Spokesman is calling for community nominations of boys and girls ranging from elementary school to a high school to be considered for the honor of representing Wilsonville as an…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN FILE PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - FIRST CHOICE: Heat relief  Wilsonvilles two interactive water features located in Town Center Park and Murase Plaza are running. Water-feature season lasts throughout summer until September 14. The water features use equipment much like a swimming pool that recycles and treats the water with chlorine to ensure it meets applicable health codes. In preparation, staff will inspect all the pumps and the chlorine injector systems to ensure they are operating and calibrated correctly. The water features are generally open daily from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., but are occasionally closed for maintenance. Call the Water Feature Hotline at 503-685-6356 to check for scheduled maintenance times and potential closures.
August 15, 2014

Big to-do

by The Spokesman
COMMUNITY Check out Jazz at The Grill at Langdon Farms Golf Club July 11 from 6 to 9 p.m., featuring jazz vocalist Rebecca Hardiman with Ray Hardiman on piano, Dave Captein on Bass and Kurt…
August 13, 2014

Water project planning continues to move forward

by Josh Kulla
Choosing a route for 26 miles of pipeline is a challenging juggling act, consultants say Tualatin Valley Water District planners remain hard at work figuring out how to route a series of water…
August 13, 2014

Council looking to replenish stormwater fund

by Josh Kulla
City considering a 20-year plan featuring revenue bond and steady rate hikes Earlier this year, the Wilsonville City Council received a warning from city staff about dwindling reserve funds in…
August 13, 2014

Hilly Alexander gets 'Heart of the City' honor

by Josh Kulla
Longtime Wilsonville Library salwart is recognized at a Rotary summer concert Wilsonville resident Hilly Alexander was presented last week by the city of Wilsonville with the 2014 “Heart of the…

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - A man found dead between Wilsonville and Aurora was wearing this chain and cross.
Aug 12, 2014

Man found shot to death near Wilsonville

by The Spokesman
The Clackamas County Sheriff's Office is investigating the homicide of a man found in a field in the area of NE Arndt Road and Highway 551 between Wilsonville and Aurora. The Medical Examiner's…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - KNAPP
Aug 07, 2014

Three properties exit the TIF Zone

by Josh Kulla
Program aims to attract manufacturers to Wilsonville with tax breaks Wilsonville has been successful in wooing businesses to move to the city – just not the types of businesses envisioned in a…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN FILE PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Wilsonville City Council President Scott Starr announced July 30 he intends to run for re-election in the general election in November.
Aug 06, 2014

Starr announces re-election run

by Josh Kulla
Wilsonville Council president cites unfinished business in push for second term Wilsonville City Council President Scott Starr was elected in 2010, he said, with the assumption his time in…
Aug 06, 2014

In Brief

by The Spokesman
Certified ombudsman volunteer training set for September Training to become a Certified Ombudsman Volunteer will begin Sept. 10 in the Portland area. These volunteers advocate for seniors who…
Aug 06, 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 are in chronological order. All suspects named…
Aug 05, 2014

CCC hosts small farm school

by Raymond Rendleman
OSU Extension, the Clackamas County Soil and Water Conservation District, and Clackamas Community College will host the second-annual Small Farm School. This is an all-day event for beginning…
Aug 13, 2014

Davis announces new Sherwood campaign headquarters

by Josh Kulla
State House District 26 Representative John Davis (R-Wilsonville) today announced plans to open a new office in Sherwood. The office, set to open Wednesday Aug. 13, will serve as headquarters…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Charbonneau residents packed the Charbonneau Country Club for a July 30 public meeting outlining the proposed repairs to the district's infrastructure. The Wilsonville City Council will take up the issue tonight at a 7 p.m. meeting at city hall.
Aug 04, 2014

How to finance Charbonneau fixes still up in the air

by Josh Kulla
City officials could use bonds backed by utility rates The biggest question to come out of a recent meeting in Charbonneau is not one that currently has an answer. More than 150 residents of…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN FILE PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Vlahos Drive, shown here prior to construction at the point where it will intersect with the Canyon Creek Road extension, will be closed entirely for the next few weeks as the extension is built out.
Aug 06, 2014

Vlahos Drive closed temporarily as part of Canyon Creek Road…

by Josh Kulla
SW Vlahos Drive between the Windfield Village retirement center and Town Center Loop East is scheduled to be closed temporarily starting on Monday, August 18 for six to eight weeks. According to…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN FILE PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Former Wilsonville Mayor Charlotte Lehan, shown here in her role as president of the Pleasant View pioneer cemetery, announced Aug. 1 she will run for a Wilsonville City Council seat in November.
Aug 01, 2014

Lehan announces November run for council seat

by Josh Kulla
Former Wilsonville Mayor, Clackamas County Commissioner to run for Wilsonville Council A familiar face is set to appear on the November ballot in the race for a pair of seats on the Wilsonville…




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