Kitzhaber resigns; Secretary of State Brown new governor

Kitzhaber resigns; Secretary of State Brown new governor

Local leaders describe "mixed feelings" toward scandal-fueled resignation Devastated. That's the...

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...


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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.
February 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.
February 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…
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.
February 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…
February 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…
February 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,…
February 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…
February 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…
February 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: COURTESY OF THE OREGON STATE ARCHIVES - The preamble to the Oregon Constitution is part of the historic document that needs vital repairs.
February 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…
These are the covers of the last two Hunting sections published by The Outlook, Sandy Post and Estacada News.
February 20, 2015

Attention all hunters

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We're trying to connect with folks who live within the circulation areas of The Outlook, Sandy Post and Estacada News who are dedicated hunters — big game, upland game birds and waterfowl. Each…

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Photo Credit: ADAM WICKHAM - Without a comp plan, property owners would be unable to puruse to kind of development taking place in Happy Valley.
Feb 20, 2015

Land-use plan vote comes back around

by Jodi Weinberger
• Voters to weigh in during March election • Leaders, residents differ on benefits of land-use guidelines Ballots went out on Thursday for the Tuesday, March 10, special election, in which…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Students practice their firefighter aim as they shoot water at stacked cones during the lunch with a firefighter Fun with PAWS activity at Sandy Grade.
Feb 20, 2015

Sandy Grade get visit from Sandy Fire through PAWS

by Kylie Wray
Good behavior earns the option of lunch with a firefighter Students at Sandy Grade are getting the chance to connect to role models in their community through good behavior. On Wednesday, Feb.…
Feb 19, 2015

ODOT to begin safety improvement at Highway 26 and Orient Drive

by Kylie Wray
Learn more about next week's construction at open house The Oregon Department of Transportation has plans to improve the intersection of Highway 26 and S.E. Orient Drive. The construction…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - A sketch depicting the suspect was released on Tuesday, Feb. 17. The mid-length red hair pictured is believed by authorities to be a wig.
Feb 18, 2015

Investigators seek 'serial flasher' after sightings in Boring,…

by Kylie Wray
Sheriff's office seeks public's help in locating suspect The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office continues to seek tips in a string of indecent exposure incidents that started in December in…
Photo Credit: TRIBUNE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Kate Brown, former secretary of state, took the oath of office Wednesday morning to become Oregon's 38th governor. She was surrounded by her family during the ceremony, her husband, Dan Little; her two stepchildren, Dylan and Jessie, and her mother, Sally. Brown replaces Gov. John Kitzhaber, who resigned as an influence-peddling scandal engulfed his office.
Feb 18, 2015

Brown pledges to 'restore public's trust'

by Peter Wong/Capital Bureau
As she became Oregon’s 38th governor Wednesday, Kate Brown pledged that neither she nor her staff would accept outside compensation. In remarks after she took her oath from Chief Justice Thomas…
Photo Credit: POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - Buddha Kats wines, which are made in-house at the location in Sandy, have won awards throughout the state.
Feb 18, 2015

Winery to add food to its tasting menu

by Kylie Wray
Buddha Kat Winery to introduce cafe and line of port wines this month The growing number of customers wanting to enjoy a glass of wine at the Buddha Kat Winery winery, 17020 Ruben Lane in Sandy,…
Feb 18, 2015

Rep. Johnson shares concerns about textbook costs at education…

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Legislator speaks to more than 500 students at Salem rally Rep. Mark Johnson, R-Hood River, spoke at rally last week on the steps of the Capitol building in Salem with more than 500 Oregon…
Feb 18, 2015

Learning Center to hold fundraiser, talent show

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Mt. Hood Learning Center will present its first Family Fun Night and Community Talent Show on at 5 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at Mt. Hood Village, 65000 Highway 26, in Welches. Mt. Hood Learning…
Feb 18, 2015

District approves open enrollment for 2015-16 school year

by Kylie Wray
Nonresident students can apply to transfer March 1-April 1 The Oregon Trail School District board has approved open enrollment for the 2015-16 school year. The period for open enrollment is…
Feb 18, 2015

News briefs

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Teen art night scheduled at library The Sandy Library, in conjunction with the Friends of Sandy Library, is sponsoring a Teen Art Night from 7-9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20. This free event is for…