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...

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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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…
August 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…
August 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…
August 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…
August 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…
August 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…
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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Aug 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…
Aug 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.
Aug 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…
Aug 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…
Aug 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…
Aug 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…
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…




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