Milwaukie home invasion robbery leads to injuries, 6 arrests

Milwaukie home invasion robbery leads to injuries, 6 arrests

Six people were arrested Wednesday in connection with an armed home invasion. Douglas Tyler...

A prehistoric delicacy

A prehistoric delicacy

Year after year, Native American tribes head to Willamette Falls for lamprey harvest To...

Military honors Clackamas Community College Associate Vice President Shelly Parini

Military honors Clackamas Community College Associate Vice President Shelly Parini

Clackamas Community College Associate Vice President Shelly Parini was honored at the Northwest...

BaconFest: Bikers urged to ride against melanoma from Oak Grove to Beavercreek camp

BaconFest: Bikers urged to ride against melanoma from Oak Grove to Beavercreek camp

Those who enjoy bacon or motorcycles will feel at home at BaconFest NW. The annual event includes...

Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission tours former Blue Heron paper mill

Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission tours former Blue Heron paper mill

Many local tribal leaders recently got their first opportunity to tour the former Blue Heron...

Jo Becker of Oregon City starts pets-in-disasters business

Jo Becker of Oregon City starts pets-in-disasters business

Oregon City resident Jo Becker, who is well known locally for spreading the word about emergency...

Get cash for submitting photos of Milwaukie

Get cash for submitting photos of Milwaukie

How do you see Milwaukie? The city invites amateur and professional photographers of all ages to...

Former Oregon City Recorder Nancy Ide announces run for city commissioner

Former Oregon City Recorder Nancy Ide announces run for city commissioner

Nancy Ide, a former city recorder for Oregon City, now wants to serve the city of the other side...

Gladstone councilors take varying views of meeting/interview with Jacque Betz

Gladstone councilors take varying views of meeting/interview with Jacque Betz

Gladstone City Council this week decided not to reprimand Councilor Neal Reisner for his...

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CLACKAMAS COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - Noelle St. John
June 26, 2016

Woman charged with killing unintentional target in Milwaukie

by Jim Redden
UPDATE: Victim identified as Donna Doris McQueen, 80 A 21-year-old woman has been arrested for shooting and killing a victim who was not her target at the Clackamas Trails Apartments in…
PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP: MILES VANCE - Titania (Sara Fay Goldman) sleeps while her fairies dance in Experience Theatre Project's production of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' at The Round in Beaverton on Friday, June 24.
June 25, 2016

Shakespeare heads outdoors, with some timely political drama

by Bianca Pahl
Lo, tradition wafts solftly through Portland's nature, with gentle, warm summer nights graced by fair ensemble, hastening a season of performance that spills into the eve' beginning this…
GLADSTONE PD - Lt. Colonel Frank Wilson's medals, found with a historic news article.
June 25, 2016

Gladstone police returning WWII medals to family

by Raymond Rendleman
Gladstone police have located the daughter of a U.S. Army colonel so they can return to the family several WWII medals that were found in a home in Gladstone. Frank Wilson earned the Purple…


June 24, 2016

Funding available for projects to boost Clackamas County tourism

by Raymond Rendleman
Tourism officials with Clackamas County announced that they are increasing the amount of tourism development-grant funds that will be available this coming fiscal year, and a pair of workshops…
OREGON CITY - Renate Mengelberg
June 23, 2016

Oregon City Commissioner Renate Mengelberg enthusiastic to…

by Raymond Rendleman
Renate Mengelberg says she’s enthusiastic about continuing to serve on the Oregon City Commission and has filed to run for the remaining two years of the term originally held by Daphne Wuest.…
June 22, 2016

Oak Lodge officials take on details of consolidation

by Anyi Wong-Lifton
At a joint meeting last Wednesday, the 10 elected officials of the Oak Lodge Water and Oak Lodge Sanitary districts selected from among themselves five leaders for the board of the consolidated…
PHOTO BY ELLEN SPITALERI - Father Jim Kolb, second from left, officiated at Stanley Fafara's funeral and here at the blessing of his gravestone. Also in attendance were, from left, Elizabeth Duncan, Beverly Jeppesen and Margie Tosi.
June 22, 2016

'Whitey' actor Stanley Fafara of 'Leave it to Beaver' finally…

by Ellen Spitaleri
The rainclouds parted and the sun shone as a mourning dove called from a nearby tree and nine people gathered at the Redland Pioneer Cemetery last week to watch the blessing of a gravestone for…
PHOTO COURTESY: CCSO - A photo of the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office dogs donning their vests.
June 22, 2016

Clackamas County Sheriff's Office police dogs get body armor

by The Clackamas Review
Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office canine deputies recently received body armor. CCSO dogs Kilo, Spencer, Vito, Nero, Marco and Grimm each received their bullet- and stab-protective vest thanks…
June 22, 2016

School notes: Free lunches; diversity on TV; engineering skills;…

by Raymond Rendleman
Local schools will sponsor free, hot, nutritious meals for youths age 1 to 18. Lunches will be served Monday through Friday, except Monday, July 4. Locations include: Ardenwald Elementary…
June 22, 2016

Fourth Friday event returns to Oregon City on June 24

by The Oregon City News
Head to downtown Oregon City on Friday, June 24, for local artists, beer and wine samplings, deals at participating businesses, a scavenger hunt and music on many street corners. Fourth Friday…

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SUBMITTED PHOTO - Pictured above are Audra Dominguez and Charles Gesik, who announced their engagement; they will be married on Sept. 17. They both graduated from Canby High School.
Jun 22, 2016

Engaged! Audra Dominguez and Charles Gesik of Milwaukie

by Raymond Rendleman
Audra Dominguez and Charles Gesik of Milwaukie have announced that they are engaged to be married on Sept. 17 at I Do! I Do! Garden Weddings in Hubbard. Dominguez, who plans to attend the…
Jacque Betz
Jun 21, 2016

Ex-Newberg city manager Jacque Betz hired in Gladstone

by Tim Becker/KOIN 6 News
Former Newberg City Manager Jacque Betz was hired last week by the City of Gladstone on an interim basis as the assistant city administrator. On June 14, the Gladstone City Council voted 4-3 in…
Jun 21, 2016

Want to can? Learn to 'put up' local bounty with OSU Extension…

by Raymond Rendleman
“Put up with” means tolerate, but “putting up” refers to making enough home-canned goods to put them in your cabinets for the winter. There’s no better time to prepare for winter than this…
Jun 16, 2016

School notes: Drum-line uniforms; Rowe food program; CCC STEM…

by Raymond Rendleman
The members of Alder Creek Middle School’s drum line will be looking great in their new uniforms at the Northwest Performing Arts Association competition this fall thanks to an OnPoint Prize for…
Jun 15, 2016

Clackamas County grand jury declines charges against Oregon City…

by Raymond Rendleman
On Wednesday, June 15, a Clackamas County grand jury declined to indict Oregon City police officers in connection with the May 21 shooting of 38-year-old Travis Anthony Moore. Moore was under…
PHOTO BY DICK TRTEK - Helena Wagner shows visitors to her Clackamas garden an abutilon, a scarlet-hued Chinese plant that resembles an upside-down rose.
Jun 15, 2016

Association of Northwest Landscape Designers' first Clackamas…

by Ellen Spitaleri
Lush, tranquil and colorful are all words to describe Helena and Dan Wagner’s garden in Clackamas, just off Sunnyside Road. But the only way to experience the sumptuousness of their creation is…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Sharon and John Harrison on their wedding day.
Jun 15, 2016

Wedding announcement: Sharon Christensen and John Harrison of…

by Raymond Rendleman
Sharon Christensen, the daughter of David and Shirley Christensen of Colton, married John Harrison, the son of Thomas and Karen Harrison of Oregon City, on March 18. The traditional wedding took…
Jun 15, 2016

Legend Solar opens Clackamas sales outlet

by The Clackamas Review
Legend Solar last week announced its newest office opening in Clackamas as a dealer for solar panel manufacturer SunPower. Legend Solar handles the entire solar energy purchasing process, which…
PHOTO COURTESY METRO - A new overlook at the Canemah Bluff Nature Park offers visitors sweeping views of the Willamette River and West Linn.
Jun 14, 2016

Canemah Bluff makeover includes new overlook

by Yuxing Zheng
Visitors to Canemah Bluff Nature Park in Oregon City now can take advantage of a new scenic overlook, footbridge and trails. The new overlook provides a safe, scenic vantage to gaze at the…
Jun 13, 2016

Adopt roads in Milwaukie, Oregon City, unincorporated Clackamas…

by Raymond Rendleman
Concerned about litter in your neighborhood and want to do something about it? By pledging to pick up litter, neighborhood associations and other groups can adopt roads in Milwaukie, Oregon City…