Arun Gandhi urges peacemaking at MHCC

Arun Gandhi urges peacemaking at MHCC

Mahatma Gandhi's grandson discusses his famous grandfather and nonviolence Arun Gandhi, the...

Students head to Maryland for drug prevention training

Students head to Maryland for drug prevention training

Estacada High School seniors Alexi Caba, Bridgette Cade and Melissa Nuño take being “Above...

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Historic preservationist searches for images of Three Lynx School The Three Lynx School building...

PSU population study shows modest growth for Estacada

PSU population study shows modest growth for Estacada

Several housing developments underway, upswing in new businesses Portland State University's...

Broadway Streetscape draws mixed views from business

Broadway Streetscape draws mixed views from business

Beautification project to start in January To the excitement of city officials and the...


Estacada's Latest News

January 24, 2015

District plays catch up with instructional materials adoptions

by Isabel Gautschi
The Estacada School District is behind in state required curriculum adoptions, but is making an effort to catch up. In keeping with Oregon law, Student Services Director Tina Rhue publicly spoke…
January 24, 2015

Learn to diminish stress and anxiety

by Isabel Gautschi
Grier Cundill will give “a demonstration of a very simple tool to diminish everyday stress and anxiety and their accompanying negative emotions” 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30 in the Flora Room of the…
January 23, 2015

Broadway Streetscape construction gets green light

by Isabel Gautschi
The reinvention of Broadway Street is under way in downtown Estacada. “Construction for the Broadway Streetscape Project began this week,” Estacada Economic Development Manager Terra Wilcoxson…
January 23, 2015

Fire Calls

by Estacada News
The information for this column comes from the public records of the Estacada Rural Fire District No. 69. Employees and volunteers recently responded to the following incidents. Fire personnel…
January 22, 2015

Man falls to death off Goat Mountain cliff

by Peggy Savage
A man fell to his death off a 230-foot cliff on Goat Mountain southeast of Colton early Thursday morning. Crews from Molalla Fire District and the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office search and…
January 22, 2015

Police Log

by Estacada News
Information for this column comes from Sandy Police Department public records. The Sandy Police Department provides service in Estacada. Officers recently filed reports on the following…
Photo Credit: PMG FILE PHOTO - Reese Witherspoon plays Cheryl Strayed in the film 'Wild,' which was released Dec. 5 and has already been nominated for two Oscars.
January 22, 2015

Forest service staff honored for work on Wild film

by Pamplin Media Group
Gov. Kitzhaber presents award to Mt. Hood National Forest Gov. John Kitzhaber honored Mt. Hood National Forest this month for its work on the filming of the recent film “Wild.” On Tuesday, Jan.…
January 22, 2015

Committee recommends 'repurposing' Eagle Creek Elementary

by Isabel Gautschi
A configuration task force made up of high school students, community members, parents, teachers and administrators has reached a consensus on a final recommendation for the make-up of the…
January 22, 2015

School district audit reveals positive trends

by Isabel Gautschi
Business Manager Donna Cancio’s presentation of the financial audit of the Estacada School District for 2013-14 was peppered by applause. After years of tough financial times, the 2013-14 audit…
January 19, 2015

Police Log

by Estacada News
Information for this column comes from Sandy Police Department public records. The Sandy Police Department provides service in Estacada. Officers recently filed reports on the following…

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Jan 18, 2015

Fire Calls

by Estacada News
The information for this column comes from the public records of the Estacada Rural Fire District No. 69. Employees and volunteers recently responded to the following incidents. Fire personnel…
Jan 16, 2015

New police officer to take oath of office Tuesday

by Kylie Wray
Mayor Bill King to swear in Dale Willcox as a new officer of the Sandy PD Mayor Bill King and City Councilors will bear witness to the swearing in of a new police officer at the City Council…
Jan 16, 2015

News Briefs

by Isabel Gautschi
Estacada councilors take oath of office Aaron Gant, Justin Gates and Dan Neujahr took their seats on the Estacada City Council in the first council meeting of the year. The three had run for…
Jan 15, 2015

December was good month for real estate sales

by Pamplin Media Group
Portland Realtors closed more deals in December than they had in the past nine years, according to a new RMLS report released Thursday morning. The regional listing service reported that closed…
Jan 14, 2015

Configuration decision nears for School District

by Isabel Gautschi
A configuration task force made up of high school students, community members, parents, teachers and administrators is nearing a final recommendation for the long-term configuration of the…
Jan 13, 2015

Police Log

by Estacada News
Information for this column comes from Sandy Police Department public records. The Sandy Police Department provides service in Estacada. Officers recently filed reports on the following…
Jan 10, 2015

News Briefs

by Isabel Gautschi
Broadway Streetscape road closures not expected until February Estacada Economic Development Manager Terra Wilcoxson said road closures for Broadway Streetscape Project construction are not…
Jan 09, 2015

Rhue appointed to director of student services

by Isabel Gautschi
Davidson named interim junior high vice principal Tina Rhue has been named director of student services for the Estacada School District. Rhue has been acting interim director since Oct. 20 when…
Jan 08, 2015

Legacy Health activates visitor restrictions at hospitals

by (none)
Influenza outbreak reaches epidemic levels Legacy Health — including Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center in Gresham — is taking steps to control the spread of the flu virus. Legacy reports that…
Jan 07, 2015

Learn about winter plants

by Isabel Gautschi
The Estacada Garden Club next meets 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 8, in the Flora Room of the Estacada Public Library. The public is invited to this free meeting. Master Gardener Jean Erickson will…




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