Luis Mendoza elected president of Oregon FFA

Luis Mendoza elected president of Oregon FFA

Delegates voted the Molalla High School as their new leader during the state convention in...

To Serve Our Country

To Serve Our Country

The premier of a documentary film featuring wartime stories of 14 Molalla-area war veterans will...

Grant Boustead named new head football coach at Molalla High

Grant Boustead named new head football coach at Molalla High

Former Canby HS assistant coach says Molalla is the "right fit" for his coaching style that...

It's all about community service

It's all about community service

Ford Scholar Alumna Olesya Salathe from the Class of 2001 has earned the Gerald E. Bruce...

Colton VFD:The latest in equipment and training

Colton VFD:The latest in equipment and training

Colton Volunteer Fire Department now has new equipment and the training necessary to more rapidly...

New White Horse owners set sights on June re-opening

New White Horse owners set sights on June re-opening

Remodeling the 88-year-old landmark restaurant and lounge in downtown Molalla turned into a...

Fire extinguished in vacant Molalla house

Fire extinguished in vacant Molalla house

Molalla firefighters quickly extinguished a fire that broke out Friday evening in a vacant house...

Molalla's Rodeo Walk of Fame: future tourist attraction

Molalla's Rodeo Walk of Fame: future tourist attraction

Molalla's Main Street brightened last week by addition of 10 more plaques to the Rodeo Walk of...

Mulino boy dies in motorcross crash

Mulino boy dies in motorcross crash

Dylan Bunnell, 17, died after crashing his bike into a water truck on a Washington race track A...

Victory Garden

Victory Garden

Molalla River Academy’s school garden, “Roots of Responsibility” is growing in...

Introducing the 2015 Spring Clackamas County Cultural Guide

Introducing the 2015 Spring Clackamas County Cultural Guide

Welcome to our first issue of the Clackamas County Cultural Guide. We hope you find this to be...

Deputy shoots Molalla family's pony

Deputy shoots Molalla family's pony

The family does not accept the deputy's explanation for euthenizing the animal A Molalla husband...

Minions win

Minions win

The Molalla Lego robotics team took a first place at state competition Last year, the Molalla...

Share the Love brings hope to Molalla family

Share the Love brings hope to Molalla family

Amanda Bierly has lived in Molalla for 22 years. She is a nurse in Silverton, a wife, and mother...

Oregon chub removed from Endangered Species List

Oregon chub removed from Endangered Species List

The Oregon chub was rediscovered one year ago in the Molalla River and its tributaries. The...

Share the Love raises $35,000 for Molalla family

Share the Love raises $35,000 for Molalla family

Molalla High School students raised a record high $35,127.33 to help the Amanda Bierly family...

The first 100 miles

The first 100 miles

For the first time in Molalla Elementary School history, students have run over 100 Miles during...

Changing Molalla streetscapes

Changing Molalla streetscapes

Drive around downtown Molalla right now, and you are bound to run into street repairs somewhere...

Wind brings down trees on Colton home, property

Wind brings down trees on Colton home, property

A Monday morning wind storm blew down at least five full-grown trees on the Ron Palmblad property...

Sharing the Love

Sharing the Love

Molalla High School students announce this year's recipient in the annual fundraiser Amanda...

Molalla High begins search for a new football coach

Molalla High begins search for a new football coach

Kaleb Mitchell resigned after compiling a 27-32 record with two appearances in the OSAA Class 4A...

Kaleb Mitchell out as Molalla High School football coach

Kaleb Mitchell out as Molalla High School football coach

Kaleb Mitchell resigned in the wake of parent complaints that he and his staff used excessive...

Growth comes to Molalla River Watch

Growth comes to Molalla River Watch

An aquatic biologist with a doctorate in zoology has joined Molalla River Watch Watershed Council...

Pop-up shop: Handcrafted Molalla pushes local art

Pop-up shop: Handcrafted Molalla pushes local art

Silversmith Lynsey Knapp wants to get local artists "out of their garages and into the public...

Fisher family takes reigns at Arrowhead Golf Club

Fisher family takes reigns at Arrowhead Golf Club

The new owners last week tackled their first major project -- transforming the Farmstead...

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March 22, 2015

IN PHOTOS: State Dance - Large and Small Dance Division

by Brian Monihan
Gresham and Valley Catholic High Schools take top honors at this weekend's state dance championships. Photos by J. Brian Monihan (unless otherwise noted) Local high school dance teams did well…
FILE PHOTO - Gregory Geist
March 25, 2015

Gregory Geist appointed as director of Clackamas County Water…

by The Clackamas Review
Gregory Geist was appointed director of Clackamas County Water Environment Services on Monday following a nationwide recruitment. He had been serving since December as the third acting director…
March 19, 2015

Putting a finger on the pulse of people's perspectives

by Peggy Savage
Molalla River School District sends survey out to community The Molalla River School District is running a second online survey of community members in hopes of gaining perspectives on the…
SUBMITTED - An accident Monday morning on Macksberg Road, near Canby
March 16, 2015

Car rolls in heavy fog

by Peggy Savage
Marcus Storey, of Molalla, was taken to the hospital after rolling his car about 7:30 a.m. on Macksberg Road Monday while driving to work. Storey was traveling in heavy fog and is reportedly not…
March 12, 2015

Clackamas County commissioners agree on draft marijuana…

by Raymond Rendleman
Clackamas County commissioners this week unanimously approved moving forward with a plan to limit all marijuana facilities within their jurisdiction to small urban areas near Milwaukie and…
March 09, 2015

School providing counseling following the death of Dylan Bunnell

by Peggy Savage
Molalla High School has brought in additional counselors for grieving students and teachers Following the death of Molalla High School senior Dylan Bunnell, 17, in a motorcross bike accident…
MOLALLA PIONEER FILE PHOTO - Molalla Indians mascot at the Molalla High School soccer field.
March 06, 2015

Mascot debate heats up in Salem

by Peter Wong
Molalla Indians are one of 14 schools with Native American names As the state Board of Education tries to write rules to regulate tribal mascots, some Oregon schools remain adamant about keeping…
March 06, 2015

Long-range planning for Molalla schools

by Peggy Savage
What did they come up with for a long-range plan? Right now, the Molalla River School District must tackle two basic priorities: maintain its current school buildings and make an assessment of…
COURTESY OF CARINE GOLDIN - Goldin Artisan Goat chees was a top winner at the 2015 Good Food Awrds in San Francisco
March 06, 2015

Goldin cheese wins national award

by Peggy Savage
For the second time in two years, Goldin Artisan Goat Cheese, a Molalla business, was named a top winner at the Good Foods Awards in San Francisco. The Goldin Artisan Goat Cheese, Tomme de…
March 06, 2015

The future of Molalla schools

by Peggy Savage
Who is the Long-Range Planning Committee? Beginning in September 2013, school board members began thinking about the steps necessary to provide long-term planning for district programs and…

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Mar 05, 2015

Sheriff apologizes for death of Molalla horse

by Peggy Savage
A judgement call made in the field to euthanize the animal was a mistake, Roberts said Clackamas County Sheriff Craig Roberts apologized for the death of a Molalla family’s horse last month when…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF THE OREGON STATE ARCHIVES - The preamble to the Oregon Constitution is part of the historic document that needs vital repairs.
Feb 25, 2015

Schoolchildren asked to help restore Oregon Constitution document

by Shasta Kearns Moore
A $60,000 campaign would restore and permanently display the 158-year-old document To address a longtime funding shortage, the Oregon secretary of state's office has issued a challenge to…
Feb 18, 2015

Molalla hosts solo, ensemble band competition Saturday

by Jim Beseda
Eighteen members of the Molalla High School band program will be performing at Saturday’s Oregon Music Education Association District 13 Solo and Ensemble competition at Molalla High School.…
Feb 18, 2015

Do you know an Amazing Kid?

by Peggy Savage
Nominations for a 2015 Molalla-area amazing kid now being sought. If you know a stand-out Molalla-area kid who deserves to be recognized for his or her acheivements, now’s the time to let us…
Feb 18, 2015

Surveillance cams for Molalla skate park

by Peggy Savage
Rae Bash, who serves as a liaison between the Molalla Skate Park Solutions organization and the city, told the city council Wednesday that Molalla Communications Company will provide…
Photo Credit: CINDY FAMA - The Clackamas County Sheriff's Office investigators and other agencies at the scene of the Colton officer involved shooting Sunday morning.
Feb 18, 2015

Authorities release name of Colton man killed in…

by Peggy Savage
Authorities have released the name of the man who died in an officer-involved shooting Sunday as Bruce Lee Steward, 34, of Colton. Investigators learned the original 911 call that came in with a…
Feb 15, 2015

Deputies shoot hatchet-wielding Colton man

by Cindy Fama
Clackamas County sheriff's deputies shot and killed a hatchet-wielding man Sunday morning after a disturbance call on South Wall Street in Colton. The man's name has not been released. The…
Suzanne Bonamici, Ted Wheeler, Mike McLane, Earl Blumenauer
Feb 13, 2015

Leaders react to Kitzhaber's resignation

by Jim Redden
Oregon leaders were quick to react to Gov. John Kitzhaber's announcement that he will resign, effective Feb. 18. Most expressed sadness at the turn of events that will end Kitzhaber's 35-year…
Photo Credit: TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO - Oregon Democrats have been calling for the resignation of Gov. John Kitzhaber.
Feb 12, 2015

Political pressure squeezes 'struggling' Kitzhaber

by Peter Wong and Hillary Borrud/Capital Bureau
Both Senate President Peter Courtney and House Speaker Tina Kotek agree that the Governor should resign Gov. John Kitzhaber is under renewed pressure by Democratic legislative leaders to resign…
Secretary of State Kate Brown.
Feb 12, 2015

Brown: Kitz wanted to talk, but meeting was 'bizarre,…

by Peter Wong/Capital Bureau
SALEM — Secretary of State Kate Brown says she is unsure what to make of a meeting between her and Gov. John Kitzhaber, who is under pressure to resign. Democratic legislative leaders and state…




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