'Amazing kids' honored for contributions, tackling causes

'Amazing kids' honored for contributions, tackling causes

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City asks residents to conserve water

City asks residents to conserve water

City officials are urging residents to conserve and store water in case 36 Pit Fire damage and...

Hoffman named development association director

Hoffman named development association director

The Estacada Development Association welcomed its new executive director and Main Street manager,...

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Fish home improvement

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WATERSHED GETS HANDS-ON HELP

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October 31, 2014

American Legion offers oratorical scholarships

by Isabel Gautschi
Douglas Jamieson, commander of the local American Legion Carl Douglas Post 74, is inviting high school students to trot out their speaking skills in hopes of earning an oratorical scholarship.…
October 30, 2014

Candidates drop by Estacada lunch forum

by Isabel Gautschi
Candidate for Oegon House and Senate seats kept the conversation cordial in their brief comments during a forum Oct. 23 in Estacada. The informal event brought incumbent Sen. Alan Olsen,…
October 30, 2014

District wades into configuration conversations

by Isabel Gautschi
The Estacada School District is getting serious about the configuration of the district. Reconfiguration was a hot button issue last year. The topic generated lots of heated discussion at School…
October 30, 2014

News Briefs

by Isabel Gautschi
Linemen compete in Kansas The team of journeyman linemen — Jeromy Adamson, Craig Randall and Terry Randall — placed 22nd out of 204 teams in the “Best of the Best” category of the International…
October 30, 2014

Mandatory tutoring planned for fifth grade classroom

by Isabel Gautschi
Superintendent calls for volunteers for six-week session In Estacada, there are a lot of calls for volunteers. So many, in fact, that citizens often feel overwhelmed with all the numerous…
October 30, 2014

Estacada is about to get creepy

by Isabel Gautschi
The Estacada Chamber of Commerce Creepy Crawl is this Friday, on Halloween. The town will take on a spooky air as businesses in and around downtown Estacada will hand out candy to…
October 29, 2014

Mt. Hood Forest invites public participation

by Kylie Wray
Bark and businesses call for service priority shift A local nonprofit group is using a series of Mt. Hood National Forest open houses to help voice its desire for change. On Wednesday and…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED - Assistant Clackamas County Weighmaster Grady Waxenfelter was shot to death the morning of Thursday, Feb. 6. Waxenfelter was a motorcycle enthusiast and an elder at the Estacada First Baptist Church.
November 06, 2014

Commissioners offer $25,000 for information leading to White…

by Isabel Gautschi
Clackamas County commissioners have increased the reward for information leading to the arrest of Dirck Morgan White from $16,000 to $25,000. White is the chief suspect in the murder of Grady…
October 28, 2014

Police Log

by Isabel Gautschi
Information for this column comes from Sandy Police Department public records. The Sandy Police Department provides service in Estacada. Officers recently filed reports on the following…
October 27, 2014

Liepolds damaged by weather, burglary

by Kylie Wray
Despite setbacks, October Harvest Festival, Corn Cross continue On Sunday morning, Oct. 26, Marcia Liepold and her husband, owners of Liepold Farms in Boring, woke up to find they had suffered a…

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Oct 24, 2014

WES to get another interim director in ongoing search for…

by Shasta Kearns Moore
Another interim director of Clackamas County Water Environment Services will step down Nov. 30. Clackamas County’s Water Environment Services will see its fourth top manager in a year as the…
Oct 24, 2014

News briefs

by Isabel Gautschi
Chamber seeks tourism grant proposals Do you have an idea that could bring more tourists to the Estacada area? You may be eligible for some financial support. Connie Redmond, administrator for…
County Clerk Sherry Hall.
Oct 29, 2014

Voters to decide if clerk's office is well run

by Shasta Kearns Moore
Challenger David Robinson says he hopes to improve the office's image in light of controversies - U.S. Navy Commander David Robinson thinks he has a good shot at knocking County Clerk Sherry…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Richard Etulain, author of 'Lincoln and Oregon Country Politics in the Civil War Era' and numerous other history books, will lead a Conversation Project discussion on Oregon's identity 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, at the Estacada Public Library.
Oct 23, 2014

Conversation Project returns

by Isabel Gautschi
Richard Etulain will lead a conversation on “A State of Change: Oregon’s Evolving Identities” beginning at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, at the Estacada Public Library. Etulain, a history author,…
Oct 22, 2014

OSP: Avoid driving Highway 224 near fatal crash

by The Clackamas Review
A three-car pileup has killed one person and caused mayhem for the evening commute in Clackamas County. Oregon State Police reported Wednesday afternoon that a fatal crash has closed Highway 224…
Oct 21, 2014

Police Log

by Estacada News
Information for this column comes from Sandy Police Department public records. The Sandy Police Department provides service in Estacada. Officers recently filed reports on the following…
Photo Credit: CLACKAMAS COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE - Devon Scott Woltring
Oct 20, 2014

Resident warns intoxicated thief with shot in the floor

by Isabel Gautschi
Devon S. Woltring, 22, of Estacada is in jail after allegedly stealing money, returning to the home and attacking the resident. Sandy Police officers arrived at a home in the 400 block of…
Oct 19, 2014

Fire Calls

by Estacada News
The information for this column comes from the public records of the Estacada Rural Fire District No. 69. Employees and volunteers recently responded to the following incidents. Fire personnel…
Photo Credit: CLACKAMAS COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - Tara Jean Wisegarver
Oct 23, 2014

Woman arrested after pulling knife in Harvest Market parking lot

by Isabel Gautschi
Tara Jean Wisegarver, described by police as an Estacada and Sandy area transient, was arrested on accusations of pulling a knife on a man in the Harvest Market Thriftway parking lot. Just…
Oct 17, 2014

DEFY offers Youth Mental Health First Aid training

by Isabel Gautschi
Drug-free Estacada Families and Youth (DEFY) will host a free Youth Mental Health First Aid Training 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, at the Rivermill School Library, 850 N. Broadway St.…



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