Winter snowpack creates fishy situation

Winter snowpack creates fishy situation

Lack of snowpack creates concern for streams, fish Snowpack on Mount Hood, which is at 8 percent...

Fun project for a Dull man

Fun project for a Dull man

Scotland native creates tartan to cement Boring-Dull bond The nearly three-year-old humorous...

Pool friends hope to match grant funds for new equipment

Pool friends hope to match grant funds for new equipment

Funding to replace ADA-accessible equipment at Sandy Pool After receiving a $5,000 Healthy...

Joining forces

Joining forces

Churches join forces to become Community Church of Sandy A nomadic Sandy church has finally found...

'Jazzy Valentine' to provide romantic evening at library Coffee House

Jazz trio to perform at Feb. 6 event Sandy Public Library’s February Coffee House will...

Super Bowl XLIX: Seattle Seahawks vs. New England Patriots - Time to get loud

Super Bowl XLIX: Seattle Seahawks vs. New England Patriots - Time to get loud

Sandy, Gresham Hawks fans ready to turn volume up to '12' The Seattle Seahawks will play in their...

Naas pirates build confidence through drama classes

Naas pirates build confidence through drama classes

Nutz-n-Boltz director instructs Boring students in acting classes Nineteen students from Naas...

Dedicated to healing veterans

Dedicated to healing veterans

Jan. 1 dawned clear and cold, and while most people stayed home to recover from New Year’s...

Welches women's annual walk raises $2,500 for American Heart Association

Welches women's annual walk raises $2,500 for American Heart Association

30 participants walk with Patti Hallgren on her Jan. 15 birthday For her 69th birthday, Patti...


Sandy's Latest News

March 05, 2015

State senate passes bill for study of expansion of natural gas…

by Isabel Gautschi
Estacada officials support Senate Bill 32 The Oregon State Senate passed a bill Wednesday, March 5, establishing a study of how public utilities that supply natural gas may expand service to…
March 04, 2015

Business briefs

by Kylie Wray
AntFarm features Noah Cotter’s art AntFarm’s featured artist for March is Noah Cotter. Cotter has drawn with graphite since he was a small boy, and has expanded his artistic repertoire to…
March 04, 2015

Scams targeting elderly on the uptick, officials say

by Kylie Wray
Sandy resident recounts experience with fraud The Sandy Police Department is seeing an increase in scams geared toward victimizing seniors. Vicky Weathers, a Sandy resident, recently fell pray…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Portland Irish musicians Hanz Araki and Cary Novotny will perform at Sandy Librarys March Coffee House.
March 04, 2015

Irish tunes and coffee

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Portland musicians to perform at Sandy Library Are you ready for Saint Patrick’s Day? The local library is. At 6 p.m. on Friday, March 6, the Sandy Public Library’s monthly Coffee House will…
March 04, 2015

Gallery invites area artists to connect

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Early first Friday event to feature wide variety of media Ever wondered about the collection of artists the Sandy community is home to? Lori Ryland is holding an event that will give resident…
Photo Credit: POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - Joel Diedrich, 17, planned a work party to improve Boring Station Trailhead Park as a requirement of earning his Eagle Scout rank.
March 04, 2015

Boring Station Park benefits from Eagle Scout project

by Kylie Wray
Gresham's Joel Diedrich leads group in improving park's landscape As a way to show off his leadership skills and earn the rank of Eagle Scout, Joel Diedrich decided to channel his time into…
Photo Credit: POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - Henry Shutt
March 04, 2015

Spelling it out

by Kylie Wray
Henry Shutt, Parker Sharman and Madison Bowling will spell with the best Three students from the Sandy, Boring and Welches communities will be representing their peers at this year’s 12th Annual…
March 04, 2015

Fire calls

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Sandy Fire District Sunday, Feb. 15 2:56 p.m., EMS call, Southeast Bruns Avenue. 3:01 p.m., malicious false alarm, Southeast Bluff Road. 3:17 p.m., motor vehicle accident with no injuries,…
March 04, 2015

Police log

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Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the Sandy Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents: WARRANT ARRESTS - 3 p.m. Feb. 22,…
March 04, 2015

School briefs

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Sandy Grade seeks volunteers to help with reader board Sandy Grade School, 38955 Pleasant Street, is looking for volunteers willing to devote time to help keep the school’s reader board up to…

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Mar 04, 2015

News briefs

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Volunteers needed to serve on committee Clackamas County Commissioners are seeking three citizen volunteers to serve on the County Extension and 4-H Service District Budget Committee. Voters…
Photo Credit: POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - Nancy Jaksich, owner of Suburban Chevrolet and Capt. James Rhodes help members of Rose City Corvettes pack up donations for the Clackamas County Sheriffs Department.
Feb 26, 2015

Corvette club donates bears, blankets for CCSO use

by Kylie Wray
Donated teddy bears will be handed out to children to comfort them during traumatic events Rose City Corvettes, a Portland-based Corvette club, has once again done its part to help sheriff’s…
Photo Credit: POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - Mayor Bill King looks on as Preston Farner is sworn in at the Sandy City Council meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 17.
Feb 25, 2015

Farner appointed to vacant position

by Kylie Wray
Preston Farner hopes to assist Cedar Ridge purchase The Sandy City Council has once again filled all its seats. At its regular meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 17, the Sandy City Council appointed…
Feb 25, 2015

House bill advances Boring's attempt to secede from Metro

by Kylie Wray
Rep. Bill Kennemer bill in Rural Communities committee Boring is getting closer to having its residents' voices heard regarding an attempt to withdraw from Metro regional government. Bill…
Feb 25, 2015

Fire calls

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Hoodland Fire District Friday, Feb. 6 9:29 p.m., medical assist call, East Barlow Trail Road. 10:36 p.m., medical assist call, East Welches Road. Saturday, Feb. 7 5:36 p.m., medical assist call,…
Feb 25, 2015

News briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Toastmasters to hold open house event Sandy Toastmasters will hold an informational open house from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 3, at the Sandy Public Library, 38980 Proctor Blvd. Newcomers…
Feb 25, 2015

Police log

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Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the Sandy Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents: ARRESTS - 8:47 p.m. Feb. 13, Felicia…
Feb 25, 2015

SHS band plays alongside UO band Monday night

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Special concert performance March 2 Sandy High School band students are getting the chance to perform with musicians visiting from Eugene. At 7 p.m on Monday, March 2, the University of Oregon…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED GRAPHIC: OREGON DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION - Construction crews will work through May to widen the right turn lane from Highway 26 to Orient Drive, as well as upgrade signage and traffic signals.
Feb 25, 2015

Highway 26 project designed to reduce turn-lane crashes

by Kylie Wray
ODOT to lengthen turn lane at Orient Drive for safety If you take Highway 26 toward Gresham during the day, you will soon notice construction taking place at Orient Drive. An Oregon Department…
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…