- 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

Estacada, Sandy fans ready to turn volume up to "12" The Seattle Seahawks will play in their...

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

Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - 'Self-Portrait' by Samanth Purvis earned a Silver Key Portland Metro Region Scholastic Art Award.
January 30, 2015

EHS students receive regional Scholastic Art Awards

by Isabel Gautschi
Eleven Estacada High School art students have been recognized with Scholastic Art Awards. “There were over 4,000 artworks entered in this year’s Portland Metro region,” Janice Packard, Estacada…
January 29, 2015

Forest Service explains winter road closures

by Isabel Gautschi
In response to puzzlement over automatic winter closures of some roads in the Mt. Hood National Forest despite the absence of snow, the U.S. Forest Service issued a press release explaining the…
January 28, 2015

How bad is bullying in Estacada schools?

by Isabel Gautschi
District to gauge problem with surveys In preparation for establishing a district-wide policy to address bullying, district leadership announced Estacada students will be surveyed in an effort…
January 28, 2015

News Briefs

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Council suspends parking restriction during construction The City Council decided to lift the two-hour parking restriction in downtown Estacada during construction. The closure of Broadway…
Photo Credit: ESTACADA NEWS PHOTO: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - Local historian Kathryn Hurd beams at a juicy article in the 1989 Estacada News archives. Hurd is planning to explore Estacada's past through entertaining stories and anecdotes that lend insight into the town's history. She is preparing a book on the subject.
January 28, 2015

Hurd announces second book on local history

by Isabel Gautschi
Did you ever hear the rumor that Estacada is under a curse that gets in the way of prosperity? Or the tale of two families with opposing views on the Civil War who were brought together by the…
January 27, 2015

New police officer to leave for academy in March

by Kylie Wray
Troutdale's Dale Willcox is Sandy's newest police officer The Sandy Police Department has a new staff member ready to devote his time to protecting and serving the people of Sandy and Estacada.…
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…

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Jan 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…
Jan 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.
Jan 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.…
Jan 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…
Jan 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…
Jan 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…
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…




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