Oregon City's 1913 Carnegie Library finally to be expanded, renovated

Oregon City's 1913 Carnegie Library finally to be expanded, renovated

August will be an exciting time for the Oregon City Public Library, which will be breaking ground...

Milwaukie Mayor Mark Gamba shows Metro top spots for light-rail potential

Milwaukie Mayor Mark Gamba shows Metro top spots for light-rail potential

Big changes might be in Milwaukie’s future, if the city can find money to fund them. On...

OC Farmers Market celebrates 10th anniversary

OC Farmers Market celebrates 10th anniversary

To celebrate its 10th anniversary on July 18, the Oregon City Farmers Market gave out 250...

Oregon City's First City Celebration returns on Saturday

Oregon City's First City Celebration returns on Saturday

This year from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, July 25, the First City Celebration is the largest...

River of Life Earth Crusaders help Homewoods on the Willamette retirement center

River of Life Earth Crusaders help Homewoods on the Willamette retirement center

River of Life Earth Crusaders helped reclaim portions of historic woodland at Homewoods on the...

TriMet's Orange Line test train runs smoothly from Oak Grove to Portland

TriMet's Orange Line test train runs smoothly from Oak Grove to Portland

Extremes in temperature are not good for people, and, as riders on one of the MAX Orange Line...

Teen deaths inspire City of Angel5 safety program

Teen deaths inspire City of Angel5 safety program

A new campaign, which hopes to raise awareness about distracted and impaired driving, was...

Czech this out: Award-winning Oregon City author Hannah Gildea heads to Prague

Czech this out: Award-winning Oregon City author Hannah Gildea heads to Prague

Hannah Gildea knows that writers can write anywhere in the world, but she is a proponent of St....

Local real estate market as hot as the weather

Local real estate market as hot as the weather

Is it your imagination that it’s hot out there? Nope, this is especially true of the real...

Happy Valley resident Hailey Kilgore named Oregon's Outstanding Teen

Happy Valley resident Hailey Kilgore named Oregon's Outstanding Teen

The 16-year-old Clackamas High School student will move on to the national pageant in August - ...

North Clackamas County Chamber of Commerce presents awards to stellar volunteers

North Clackamas County Chamber of Commerce presents awards to stellar volunteers

The North Clackamas Chamber of Commerce held its 60th annual Awards and Installation Dinner on...

SOLVE, Elite Care join to clean up Stringfield Family Park

SOLVE, Elite Care join to clean up Stringfield Family Park

Children, their parents, grandparents, and even in some cases, their great-grandparents gathered...

Recreational marijuana due for rocky rollout?

Recreational marijuana due for rocky rollout?

The new state law to legalize recreational marijuana has remained controversial throughout its...

Lewis & Clark Bank building new offices in Oregon City

Lewis & Clark Bank building new offices in Oregon City

Lewis & Clark Bank last week began construction on its new Oregon City headquarters. Located on...

Geese labeled public enemy No. 1 in Milwaukie

Geese labeled public enemy No. 1 in Milwaukie

Milwaukie Riverfront Park is supposed to be a destination spot for people to relax, play and...

Clackamas Rep begins season with 'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof'

Clackamas Rep begins season with 'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof'

Big Daddy is celebrating his 65th birthday, but instead of a festive occasion, family members...

Journey through OC history with Aperture Scavenger

Journey through OC history with Aperture Scavenger

Oregon City children and their families will have a chance to learn about the history of their...

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July 29, 2015

Oregon City man injured during deadly shooting in Damascus

by Raymond Rendleman
CCSO investigators said Wednesday that Jeremy Bonsignore of Oregon City went to Andrae Fenner's residence just after 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 28, at the River View Mobile Home Park in Damascus…
FILE PHOTO - Wilda Parks
July 29, 2015

Milwaukie City Councilor Wilda Parks files to keep seat in…

by The Clackamas Review
Milwaukie City Councilor Wilda Parks announced Wednesday that she has filed to retain her seat in a Nov. 3 special election; potential opponents have until Aug. 25 to get on the ballot. Parks…
July 29, 2015

Oregon City School District gets green light for new…

by Raymond Rendleman
Construction is scheduled to start Aug. 17, with an official groundbreaking tentatively on Aug. 3, for the Oregon City School District’s new transportation maintenance facility. OCSD’s more than…
July 29, 2015

Gladstone council continues to grapple with library/City…

by Raymond Rendleman
Combining a library with a police station is almost impossible in Gladstone, city officials concluded in a work session last week. MacKenzie consultants argued that the police station should be…
July 29, 2015

Neighbors to host National Night Out

by Raymond Rendleman
Don’t forget your lawn chair for local National Night Out celebrations on Tuesday, Aug. 4. This annual, nationwide neighborhood-watch program aims to promote involvement in local crime and drug…
July 29, 2015

National backpack giveaway scheduled Aug. 1 in Oregon City

by The Oregon City News
Oregon City residents are about to benefit from a national backpack giveaway campaign. Verizon retailer TCC will donate 100,000 backpacks full of school supplies to children through its annual…
CCSO - Police trainees focused on operating the personal watercrafts in various water conditions, including strong current and whitewater.
July 27, 2015

Police train in water near Willamette Falls

by Raymond Rendleman
On July 22, the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office partnered with the Oregon State Marine Board to provide a day of training next to Willamette Falls. Local law enforcement agencies came to train…
FILE PHOTO - Jim Bernard
July 29, 2015

Clackamas County Commissioner Jim Bernard throws hat into chair…

by Raymond Rendleman
Having served as a county commissioner for the past six and a half years, Jim Bernard believes he is “the best person to take on the challenges of leading this diverse and growing county” as…
July 27, 2015

Here a Pick, there a Pick for Happy Valley's Pickthon

by Rob Cullivan
Pickathon, a premier indie roots festival, takes place from Friday to Sunday, July 31 to Aug. 2, at Pendarvis Farm, 16581 S.E. Hagen Road, Happy Valley. Musicians and bands featured include Ty…
July 27, 2015

Clackamas County plan for Tri-City Service District backfires

by Raymond Rendleman
“We’re really moving toward making sure the electeds in Tri-City feel as if they have more input in terms of process,” said County Commissioner Martha Schrader as the commissioners unanimously…

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GLADSTONE POLICE DEPARTMENT - These two suspects are wanted for robbing an Arco service station in Gladstone.
Jul 26, 2015

Gladstone armed robbery suspects sought

by Jim Redden
Gladstone police are looking for three suspects who robbed a gas station at gunpoint this weekend. No one was injured in the robbery, which took place at the Gladstone Arco Station at 810 E.…
Jul 23, 2015

Holistic Pet Center hosts grand reopening

by Raymond Rendleman
You may not have noticed the big changes that have happened at Holistic Pet Center in the past few months. Original owner Chip Sammons retired after 27 years in the business. Longtime customer…
OSP - A Mulino man died when his motorcyle crashed near Maupin Tuesday night.
Jul 22, 2015

Mulino man dies in motorcycle crash

by Peggy Savage
A Mulino man died Tuesday night after the motorcycle he was riding crashed on a road near Maupin in Wasco County. According to Oregon State Police, OSP troopers and emergency personnel responded…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Pictured at last year's SHOC Foundation Walk and Run are this year's keynote speaker Tami Ward, left, and Lori Dayton, Sherie Hildreth's sister and the marketing and sponsorship coordinator for the foundation.
Jul 22, 2015

11th annual SHOC Foundation Walk & Run

by Ellen Spitaleri
For ovarian cancer survivor Tami Ward, the fight to find a cure for the disease is personal. That’s why she is going to be the keynote speaker for the 11th annual Sherie Hildreth Ovarian…
Jul 22, 2015

Milwaukie's Monroe Street bike path proposal headed to…

by The Clackamas Review
Milwaukie's Monroe Street Neighborhood Greenway planning project is seeking to create routes that are safer for people walking, biking and driving. A public workshop at 6 p.m. July 27 at…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Boy Scout Troop #140 gathers with Elks members to celebrate the completion of one painting project.
Jul 22, 2015

Elks grant brightens restrooms at two Oregon City parks

by Raymond Rendleman
Ed Claridge, a member of Oregon City Elks Lodge #1189, designed a project to beautify two of Oregon City’s local parks. The public restrooms at both Chapin and Hillendale Parks needed to be…
Jul 22, 2015

Clackamas Federal Credit Union donates $10,000 to Mt. Hood…

by The Clackamas Review
With the help of its members, Clackamas Federal Credit Union has donated $10,000 for the third year in a row to local nonprofit Mt. Hood Search and Rescue Council. MHSARC works to save lives and…
Jul 22, 2015

Metro, Clackamas County find common ground on jobs,…

by Anyi Wong-Lifton
Metro representatives used a tree’s structure to visualize its relationship with Clackamas County communities in a joint meeting last week with the County Commission. The leaves were a metaphor…
Jul 21, 2015

Summit to prepare county for disaster

by Raymond Rendleman
Clackamas Fire and the Clackamas County Office of Emergency Management will host the first-ever Community Emergency Response Team summit this weekend. The summit is intended to improve…
Jul 22, 2015

OLCC finds that Oregon City youth can't easily buy booze

by Raymond Rendleman
In recent compliance checks conducted by the Oregon Liquor Control Commission, 29 Oregon City alcohol retailers were visited, with only four of them selling alcohol to a minor. Oregon City’s 86…




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