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Oregon panel urges actions to safeguard access to abortion

Oregon panel urges actions to safeguard access to abortion

Recommendations come one month before start of 2023 Legislature. They include expansion to underserved areas.
Oregon's new gun regulations make it to the state Supreme…

Oregon's new gun regulations make it to the state Supreme…

There's a challenge to Harney County judge's ruling; a federal judge declined to halt 10-round limit.
County judge blocks Oregon gun restrictions from taking…

County judge blocks Oregon gun restrictions from taking…

The ruling follows that of a previous federal judge who said Measure 114 meets constitutional requirements.
Incoming Gov. Kotek names chief of staff, adds to transition

Incoming Gov. Kotek names chief of staff, adds to transition

Andrea Cooper is first Black woman in key job; outgoing Rep. Karin Power is among advisers, two of whom will stay.
Visitors welcome: Oregon Capitol south entrance reopens

Visitors welcome: Oregon Capitol south entrance reopens

The front doors still remain closed because of construction activity that will continue for many months.
Oregon Court of Appeals considers question of urbanization…

Oregon Court of Appeals considers question of urbanization…

A landowner of the area, which is currently barred from development, challenges intergovernmental agreements between Lake Oswego, West Linn,…
Dog helps dental patients feel comforted at Lake Oswego…

Dog helps dental patients feel comforted at Lake Oswego…

Lake Oswego Dental Care employs Riley, a 7-year-old golden retriever who welcomes patients and sits with them during their visits 
How the Lake Oswego School District spent $5 million to amp…

How the Lake Oswego School District spent $5 million to amp…

District spent Student Investment Act funding towards hiring new staff and professional development, among others. 
'It's not fun to come in second': The behind-the-scenes…

'It's not fun to come in second': The behind-the-scenes…

Resident Elaine Franklin has helped lead winning Lake Oswego campaigns for a decade
Northwest Oregon: Hello, December, hello snow

Northwest Oregon: Hello, December, hello snow

Many of the suburbs awaken to snow on Dec. 1, with travel warnings at higher elevations; Portland may be next.
Merritt Paulson to sell Portland Thorns

Merritt Paulson to sell Portland Thorns

The owner says the search for new leadership will not be rushed, and he hopes the team will stay at Providence Park.
Won't you be my neighborhood watch? Survey finds many…

Won't you be my neighborhood watch? Survey finds many…

Oregon Values and Beliefs Center finds trust is high among citizens who live nearby one another.
'There is nothing more deadly than hate armed with a gun'

'There is nothing more deadly than hate armed with a gun'

Current and former Lake Oswego students join together to memorialize mass shooting victims 
Cops, Jiffy Lube partner on slowing catalytic converter…

Cops, Jiffy Lube partner on slowing catalytic converter…

As thefts rise across the country, law enforcement is hopeful the paint and engraving service will slow crime.
Try our sporty World Cup crossword!

Try our sporty World Cup crossword!

Our World Cup crossword is the perfect thing to keep busy between matches this year.
Drought lingers across Oregon as water year starts

Drought lingers across Oregon as water year starts

Every drop is needed to reverse what has been a painfully long drought dating back to November 2019.
Close calls and financial flame-outs marked 2022 election

Close calls and financial flame-outs marked 2022 election

Control of Congress and the Oregon Legislature were decided by a handful of tight races.
Holiday Cheer time is here

Holiday Cheer time is here

Time to share your favorite family photos with your favorite local newspaper - us.
By the numbers: Report highlights gains, losses in Lake…

By the numbers: Report highlights gains, losses in Lake…

New data shows enrollment changes, graduation rates and attendance figures.
Survey: Mental health, housing and addiction services needed

Survey: Mental health, housing and addiction services needed

Oregonians agree on necessity but divided over who should provide all of the services they believe will help.
City of Lake Oswego, contractor face lawsuit over…

City of Lake Oswego, contractor face lawsuit over…

Judy Carlisle suffers extensive damages after falling at a construction site in town, according to filing 
Providence, OHSU shift to crisis care at pediatric units

Providence, OHSU shift to crisis care at pediatric units

As RSV cases rise in infants and young children, health care providers announce crisis care standards at some sites
Our grateful hearts

Our grateful hearts

The Lake Oswego community shares its many reasons to be grateful this Thanksgiving.
Respond to Racism seeks donations for new scholarship

Respond to Racism seeks donations for new scholarship

In honor of a Lake Oswego trailblazer, the social justice organization is starting a scholarship in her memory. 
Help provide gifts for at-risk youth through Lake Oswego…

Help provide gifts for at-risk youth through Lake Oswego…

Deno's Pizzeria asks community to donate gifts for students who may be experiencing homelessness and poverty 
Oregon Supreme Court decides not to reintroduce judge to…

Oregon Supreme Court decides not to reintroduce judge to…

The plaintiffs in the public access case tried unsuccessfully to have Judge Ann Lininger reinstated
Lake Oswego resident facilitates therapeutic safari in…

Lake Oswego resident facilitates therapeutic safari in…

Carrie Asby fuses mindfulness and the natural environment through upcoming adventures. 
Shop Local with our holiday crossword!

Shop Local with our holiday crossword!

Our Shop Local crossword is the perfect thing to relax with this holiday weekend, before the shopping frenzy begins.
Lake Oswego School District to discuss firearms and…

Lake Oswego School District to discuss firearms and…

District officials will host another safety symposium, inviting guests to talk about two issues impacting youth. 
Sheriff, others file suit to block new gun restrictions

Sheriff, others file suit to block new gun restrictions

The Pamplin Media Group has previously reported on the ongoing opposition of many sheriffs to Measure 114.

Rob Wagner nominated to be next Oregon Senate…

Rob Wagner nominated to be next Oregon Senate…
The Lake Oswego Democrat helped party keep its majority Nov. 8; Kate Lieber of Portland is the new caucus leader.

'Military voices' and a rooftop predicament: Lake…

'Military voices' and a rooftop predicament: Lake…
Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the Lake Oswego Police Department.

CREST seeks volunteers for Thanksgiving event

CREST seeks volunteers for Thanksgiving event
Help the West Linn-Wilsonville School District's environmental center prep property for colder days. 

City Council passes ordinance maintaining…

City Council passes ordinance maintaining…
Two councilors voted against the measure due to concerns that provisions regarding deconstruction could impact the parks maintenance budget.

Clackamas County's homeless children request…

Clackamas County's homeless children request…
Wishlist of items released by county officials; you can purchase gifts at various price points

Lake Oswego council asks staff to explore…

Lake Oswego council asks staff to explore…
The City Council chooses to keep courts open as it considers sound mitigation options at the park; councilors reticent to sacrifice other projects…

Lake Oswego City Council rethinks psilocybin ban 

Lake Oswego City Council rethinks psilocybin ban 
Two councilors and a future councilor say they are against banning psilocybin

Five things to know about tolling in Oregon

Five things to know about tolling in Oregon
Here are the wheres, whats, whens and whys of the fees coming soon to Portland's roads.

Can Oregon schools rebound from pandemic with fewer…

Can Oregon schools rebound from pandemic with fewer…
Education leaders tout small wins, but latest report highlights chronic absences and enrollment declines that threaten funding

PMG special report: Oregon sheriffs balk at new gun…

PMG special report: Oregon sheriffs balk at new gun…
Pamplin Media Group roundup: Voters passed the measure but some sheriff's call it unconstitutional.

Suspicious substances and loud chainsaws: Lake…

Suspicious substances and loud chainsaws: Lake…
Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the Lake Oswego Police Department.

Salinas bests Erickson to take Oregon's new…

Salinas bests Erickson to take Oregon's new…
Lake Oswego residents battled in an acrimonious campaign that included a lawsuit over false advertising 

Slideshow: Lake Oswego pays tribute to veterans

Slideshow: Lake Oswego pays tribute to veterans
Lake Oswego community members attended a Veterans Day ceremony at Foothills Park last week.

Democrats in blame game over Oregon congressional…

Democrats in blame game over Oregon congressional…
Republican Lori Chavez-DeRemer beat Democrat Jamie McLeod-Skinner in the 5th district.

House's Vietnamese caucus: Sign of Oregon's growing…

House's Vietnamese caucus: Sign of Oregon's growing…
Tuesday's election saw the election of the largest group of Asian Americans ever in the Oregon Legislature.

OSU Clackamas County Extension offers video for…

OSU Clackamas County Extension offers video for…
Helpful tutorial explains how to convert a dial gauge canner to a weighted gauge.

Friday noon: Gun regulation backers claim victory…

Friday noon: Gun regulation backers claim victory…
Meanwhile, a health care measure is leading with votes evenly split, and two others are passing easily.

Kotek sets priorities even as Drazan declines to…

Kotek sets priorities even as Drazan declines to…
Oregon's next governor says it's time to start work; Kotek lead grows even as Republican says she awaits totals.

National League of Young Men helps pave path…

National League of Young Men helps pave path…
The Lake Oswego chapter of the National League of Young Men spent a recent Sunday making a new walking path for visitors of Springbrook park. 

SWAG writers reflect on friendship

SWAG writers reflect on friendship
After returning from virtual learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic, youth had to relearn what making friends at school was all about. SWAG writers…

Salute to Veterans: Reflecting on a career in…

Salute to Veterans: Reflecting on a career in…
Lake Oswego resident Brian Altman managed nuclear power, reserve deployment in Naval career

Europe-First WWII plan sent Oregonians to defend…

Europe-First WWII plan sent Oregonians to defend…
The earliest stages of the war against Germany involved sending long-range U.S. bombers to England.

Health care workers start skin rejuvenation shop in…

Health care workers start skin rejuvenation shop in…
Rebecca Duby, Megan Stitch and Nicole Barber opened Meraki Medical Aesthetics in late October. 

Lake Oswego Rotary Club gives students dictionaries

Lake Oswego Rotary Club gives students dictionaries
At an annual event, the service group gifted school district kids with tomes full of fun facts. 

Lake Oswego resident plans to advocate for Oregon…

Lake Oswego resident plans to advocate for Oregon…
Andrew Phelps was selected to the agency's 40-member National Advisory Council.

Kotek claims victory in race for Oregon governor

Kotek claims victory in race for Oregon governor
Democrat leads GOP's Christine Drazan by 3 percentage points; Drazan has not conceded; Betsy Johnson has.

TriMet considering 2024 fare increase

TriMet considering 2024 fare increase
Board members are concerned about the need for financial stability and inflationary cost increases.

Wednesday: Kotek maintains small lead over Drazan…

Wednesday: Kotek maintains small lead over Drazan…
Democrat and Republican win where their parties usually win statewide; Betsy Johnson, with 9%, concedes.

Lake Oswego Lions Club hosts coat and sock drive…

Lake Oswego Lions Club hosts coat and sock drive…
The club will collect coats, socks gloves, mittens and scarves at three locations in town

Lake Oswego small business turns to retirees to…

Lake Oswego small business turns to retirees to…
The owner of R Bloom's of Lake Oswego, a floral shop in downtown, says the retirees he's hired have done an outstanding job 

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