Goodbye concrete, hello Eastham Community Center garden

Goodbye concrete, hello Eastham Community Center garden

About 750 square feet of pavement at the Oregon City School District’s Eastham Community...

Celebration 'energizing' for North Clackamas Chamber of Commerce

Celebration 'energizing' for North Clackamas Chamber of Commerce

On Aug. 12 the North Clackamas Chamber of Commerce held its 60th anniversary celebration at...

Clean it up! Annual Johnson Creek event set for Aug. 29

Clean it up! Annual Johnson Creek event set for Aug. 29

If you want to win the coveted soap-on-a-rope, then you’re going to have to get muddy, and...

Irene Tegeler of Jennings Lodge is paralyzed, but not immobile

Irene Tegeler of Jennings Lodge is paralyzed, but not immobile

Irene Tegeler thought she’d never be able to move again when she fell from the second floor...

Youth Theatre for Change tells real-life tales of growing up

Youth Theatre for Change tells real-life tales of growing up

A group of 11 Clackamas County youth will share their stories at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 18, in the...

Orange Line public art promotes pride

Orange Line public art promotes pride

“I have begun thinking of public art opportunities as research projects and chances to...

Willamette River canoe trip teaches about watershed health

Willamette River canoe trip teaches about watershed health

A misty day and a sudden rain shower did not dampen the spirits of the 24 people who gathered on...

Oregon City School District celebrates golden day for bus-barn project

Oregon City School District celebrates golden day for bus-barn project

Oregon City School District staff and school board members joined nearly 100 OCSD bus drivers and...

Oregon City's 1913 Carnegie Library finally to be expanded, renovated

Oregon City's 1913 Carnegie Library finally to be expanded, renovated

August will be an exciting time for the Oregon City Public Library, which will be breaking ground...

Milwaukie Mayor Mark Gamba shows Metro top spots for light-rail potential

Milwaukie Mayor Mark Gamba shows Metro top spots for light-rail potential

Big changes might be in Milwaukie’s future, if the city can find money to fund them. On...

OC Farmers Market celebrates 10th anniversary

OC Farmers Market celebrates 10th anniversary

To celebrate its 10th anniversary on July 18, the Oregon City Farmers Market gave out 250...

Oregon City's First City Celebration returns on Saturday

Oregon City's First City Celebration returns on Saturday

This year from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, July 25, the First City Celebration is the largest...

River of Life Earth Crusaders help Homewoods on the Willamette retirement center

River of Life Earth Crusaders help Homewoods on the Willamette retirement center

River of Life Earth Crusaders helped reclaim portions of historic woodland at Homewoods on the...

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Clackamas' Latest News

August 26, 2015

Oregon State Police: Possibly drunk woman killed on McLoughlin…

by Raymond Rendleman
Preliminary information from the Oregon State Police indicates that alcohol was a contributing factor in a woman's fatal decision to try to cross McLoughlin Boulavard at a location without…
PHOTO COURTESY: CLACKAMAS FIRE - Firefighters put out a three-alarm blaze at a commercial building on Aug. 25.
August 26, 2015

Westport Medical blaze quickly extinguished by Clackamas Fire

by KOIN 6 News
Firefighters in Clackamas County quickly put out a three-alarm blaze at a commercial building Tuesday evening. Around 5:30 p.m. the fire was reported by callers who reported seeing flames coming…
PHOTO BY: RAYMOND RENDLEMAN - Dr. Troy Stoeber prepares an exam room for its next patient. The exam table has white cloth and wheels like an Oregon Trail-era wagon.
August 26, 2015

Pioneer Pediatrics doc Troy Stoeber gives patients an overland…

by Raymond Rendleman
Pioneer Pediatrics doesn’t just work to cure kids’ diseases and promote overall health by supporting families’ healthy habits. At Pioneer Pediatrics’ office in Oregon City, art in the exam rooms…
August 26, 2015

Fall foliage cruise to celebrate Upper Willamette

by The Clackamas Review
More than 40 miles of the Willamette River above Willamette Falls will be explored from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 26. Guest speakers will include Ice Age flood experts, historians,…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Pictured from left, Mark Walter NECA Board President,  Laura Zentner, Anna Zentner (scholarship recipient) and Gregory Zentner.
August 26, 2015

School notes: NECA donation; fall recreation; food pantry; etc.

by Raymond Rendleman
This month, the Oregon-Columbia Chapter of National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) donated $10,000 to the Salvation Army’s Operation Santa Claus, $10,000 to Oregon State University’s…
August 25, 2015

Dan Brumfield to join Walk to End Alzheimer's

by The Oregon City News
Dan Brumfield, an Oregon City resident, will join thousands of other Oregonians at Portland International Raceway on Sunday, Sept. 13, to take part in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End…
MAP COURTESY: CITY OF OREGON CITY - Mattress Warehouse is buying the site between a KFC Restaurant and Active Water Sports equipment rental.
August 24, 2015

Mattress Warehouse USA development coming to Oregon City Main…

by Raymond Rendleman
Last week Oregon City commissioners unanimously approved selling a chunk of bare land at 12th and Main streets for $260,000 to Mattress Warehouse USA, which is planning to construct a…
August 24, 2015

Oregon City zeroes in on site for Public Works Department

by Raymond Rendleman
They were just trying to agree on a plan to create a plan, but it took Oregon City commissioners two meetings and another long discussion before they voted 4-1 last week to buy an architect’s…
August 24, 2015

Clackamas County Commissioner Martha Schrader, Boring activist…

by Kylie Wray
Steve Bates, former chairman of the Boring Community Planning Organization and the driving force behind the community’s effort to withdraw from Metro, announced Thursday, Aug. 13, that he will…
August 24, 2015

Donate blood, get ice cream

by Raymond Rendleman
The American Red Cross invites you to help save lives by donating at the next Rotary Club of Oregon City blood drive from 2 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 27, at Oregon City United Methodist…

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Aug 21, 2015

High Times lawyer: Cannabis Cup event in Milwaukie would be legal

by Raymond Rendleman
High Times magazine has enlisted an attorney who helped draft Oregon’s successful Ballot Measure 91 to legalize marijuana to convince the city of Milwaukie to allow the Cannabis Cup to close…
PHOTO COURTESY: CLACKAMAS FIRE - An attached garage and bedroom units on a house in Happy Valley are consumed by a fire on Thursday.
Aug 20, 2015

House fire in Happy Valley leaves 4 missing cats

by Raymond Rendleman
According to Clackamas Fire District No. 1 crews, a sleeping Happy Valley mother woke up early Thursday morning when she heard her garage door open and could smell smoke. She went and woke up…
SITE PLAN SUBMITTED TO CLACKAMAS COUNTY - The proposed 72-lot subdivision would clear more than 300 trees and raze all the buildings on the evangelical property.
Aug 20, 2015

Lennar's 72-home development proposal in Jennings Lodge on hold

by Raymond Rendleman
Due to a technical error in the application process, Lennar requested a continuation of the Aug. 20 hearing on its controversial proposal to develop the former Jennings Lodge evangelical…
Aug 19, 2015

Open fires prohibited at Clackamas County parks

by The Clackamas Review
Clackamas County announced Wednesday that it was notified Tuesday that state-park fire restrictions are now mandatory throughout the county's parks and forestland properties. Previously,…
PHOTO COURTESY: CCC - The John Inskeep Environmental Learning Center at Clackamas Community College.
Aug 19, 2015

Spirit Mountain grant benefits Newell Creek headwaters at…

by The Clackamas Review
The Spirit Mountain Community Fund has awarded a $25,000 grant to support the restoration of the Newell Creek Headwaters. The one-year grant to the Clackamas Community College Foundation was…
Aug 19, 2015

Down the River Clean-Up set for Sept. 13

by Clackmas Review
Plan ahead for the 13th annual Down the River Clean-Up, set to make a splash on Sunday, Sept. 13. For the first time in 12 years, the event will include Milo McIver State Park as an official…
Aug 19, 2015

Donate blood at Oregon City Farmers Market

by Raymond Rendleman
Bloodworks Northwest will hold a blood drive at the Oregon City Farmers Market from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 22, at 2051 Kaen Road. Bloodworks recently issued an urgent appeal for…
Aug 19, 2015

Rotary launches clothing drive

by Raymond Rendleman
Help the Gladstone/Oak Grove Rotary help others by donating to the organization’s annual clothing drive. Through Aug. 31, Rotary volunteers will gather clothing donations to help the Father’s…
RENDERING COURTESY: PROVIDENCE MILWAUKIE FOUNDATION - This drawing shows a concept design for Providence Milwaukie Hospital's 'Healthy Teaching Kitchen and Food Pharmacy.'
Aug 19, 2015

Hunger Rx: Providence Milwaukie Hospital tackles food insecurity

by The Clackamas Review
Providence Milwaukie Hospital is raising $450,000 for its pilot project to remodel former physician offices into a Healthy Teaching Kitchen and Food Pharmacy. The goal of the kitchen is to make…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Lauren Kuhns, captain of the Gladstone Gladettes dance team, leads Junior Gladettes at a dance clinic on Feb. 16.
Aug 19, 2015

Gladstone grads earn Girl Scout Gold Awards

by Raymond Rendleman
Two Gladstone teens put in more than 80 hours of community service each to receive their Gold Awards this summer, the highest award possible in the Girl Scout organization, equivalent to an…



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