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August 21, 2015

News Briefs

by Teresa Carson
Junior high name changed The Estacada School Board changed the name of Estacada Junior High School to Estacada Middle School by a unanimous vote at the Wednesday, Aug. 12, school board meeting.…
August 21, 2015

Around Town

by Teresa Carson
Around Town submissions Have an event you’d like to see in the paper? Send a brief description with other relevant information to editor@estacadanews.com by 11 a.m. Monday for inclusion in the…
August 21, 2015

Developer building in industrial park

by Teresa Carson
A new industrial building developed by Steve Mueller is going up in the Estacada Industrial Campus on Northwest Park Avenue. “It will be for lease or sale,” Mueller said. “It could be fused or…
August 21, 2015

Hickey named Clackamas River interim principal

by Teresa Carson
The Estacada School District has named veteran educator Denis Hickey as interim principal of Clackamas River Elementary School while it searches for a permanent principal. Hickey joins the brand…
August 21, 2015

Dad urges schools to look at employee morale

by Teresa Carson
A concerned parent made an impassioned plea to the Estacada School Board to improve the treatment of staff to stanch the “mass exodus” of district employees and the Estacada School district also…
August 21, 2015

Denise Carey channels passion for town into city manager role

by Teresa Carson
Denise Carey channels passion for town into city manager role Denise Carey, Estacada's new city manager, is devoted to Estacada and her new job. “I love it that you can be in a store and…
August 21, 2015

McIver gets bike, hike upgrades

by Teresa Carson
The state has made some nice improvements in the biking and hiking amenities at Milo McIver and two other state parks, making bicycle touring easier for people. “I think it is really great,”…
August 20, 2015

Viola brush fire doused

by Teresa Carson
Fire crews rushed to the site of a brush fire in the Viola area Wednesday, Aug. 19 and successfully doused the blaze before it spread out of control. “We had a lot of very skilled fire fighters…
August 20, 2015

School bus schedules

by (none)
Times may vary a little in either direction. Direct your questions to the Estacada School District Transportation Department at 503-630-8606. Route 2 Batman AM — High School/Middle School 6:19…
August 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,…

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Aug 18, 2015

Water main leak update

by Teresa Carson
An Estacada city crew is hard at work in the hot sun again today (Wed) trying to find and repair the water main leak. Highway 224 is smooth sailing for now. A leak detection company is on the…
Aug 14, 2015

Estacada Community Center gets some cleaning up

by Teresa Carson
The Estacada Community Center is getting some badly needed TLC and there are opportunities for people to help out even more by adopting a flower bed to keep the center looking welcoming and…
Aug 14, 2015

McIver is launch spot for river clean up

by Teresa Carson
Want to help keep Estacada’s beautiful river clean? This year Milo McIver State Park will be a jumping off spot for an expanded “Down the River Clean Up” of the Clackamas River. “This year we…
Aug 14, 2015

Small farm school scheduled in OC

by Teresa Carson
Are you interested in small-scale farming, but not sure how to start? Clackamas Community College in Oregon City is hosting a one-day workshop dubbed Small Farm School. It is billed as an…
Aug 14, 2015

Everyone was feelin' groovy at Vortex anniversary party

by Teresa Carson
Estacada area resident Deborah Bogart remembers the Vortex rock festival 45 summers ago very well. It was her honeymoon. Bogart had just been married at the Oregon City courthouse and spent the…
Aug 14, 2015

Estacada had "Fun, Fun, Fun" at vintage car cruise-in

by Teresa Carson
Dozens of super shiny vintage cars lined the streets around Fourth and Main Saturday, Aug. 8, and lots of folks came out on a beautiful day to admire them. “They are beautiful,” said Estacada…
Aug 14, 2015

Could CLT put Estacada timber industry back to work?

by Teresa Carson
There’s a new kind of wood building material in town and local officials are hoping it will mean new jobs and business for Estacada and Clackamas County. The advanced building product, called…
Aug 14, 2015

Around Town

by Teresa Carson
Around Town submissions Have an event you’d like to see in the paper? Send a brief description with other relevant information to editor@estacadanews.com by 11 a.m. Monday for inclusion in the…
Aug 14, 2015

Police Log

by Teresa Carson
Information for this column comes from the Sandy Police Department public records. The Sandy Police Department provides service in Estacada. Officers recently filed reports on the following…
Aug 13, 2015

Waxenfelter ride scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 15

by Teresa Carson
The Second Annual Grady Waxenfelter Memorial Poker Ride and Drive will be held August 15 to honor Waxenfelter's memory. Waxenfelter, who was a motorcycle and car enthusiast and devoted family…



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