Businesses open through construction process

Businesses open through construction process

Project designed to beautify Broadway Street Broadway Street remains closed between Second Avenue...

Surface collector 'crown jewel' of PGE fish passage projects

Surface collector 'crown jewel' of PGE fish passage projects

Juvenile fish will be piped below dam system Driving by Promontory Park Marina, it’s hard to...

Estacada, who are we?

Estacada, who are we?

City launches re-branding effort to capture evolving identity Estacada has been known as many...

Getting shady

Getting shady

More than 100,000 native trees, shrubs will be planted this winter The lower Clackamas watershed...

- 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...

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...


Estacada's Latest News

March 05, 2015

State senate passes bill for study of expansion of natural gas…

by Isabel Gautschi
Estacada officials support Senate Bill 32 The Oregon State Senate passed a bill Wednesday, March 5, establishing a study of how public utilities that supply natural gas may expand service to…
OUTLOOK PHOTO: KATY SWORD - Some who testified at the March 5 county commissioners meeting brought their kids to make a point of their support of vaping while restricting youth access.
March 05, 2015

Multnomah County to restrict use of inhalant devices

by Katy Sword
Board passes ordinance without vape shop exemption The Multnomah County Board of Commissioners passed an ordinance on Thursday morning that essentially aligns regulation for "vapes" and…
March 04, 2015

Estacada leaders to attend schools emergency training

by Estacada News
Estacada leaders will take part in an emergency planning training geared toward schools hosted by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Representatives from the Estacada school and fire…
March 04, 2015

E-Cigarette regulation bill passes House, heads to Senate

by Estacada News
A bill that would make e-cigarettes equally subject to laws regarding tobacco sale to minors and use by minors was passed by the Oregon House of Representatives on March 2 and is headed for the…
March 04, 2015

Superintendent shares plan to balance enrollment

by Isabel Gautschi
“Equity” has been a frequent catch-word for school leaders explaining the planned reconfiguration of the Estacada School District. In January, a configuration planning committee of high school…
March 04, 2015

District to increase elementary staff, but reduce for…

by Isabel Gautschi
Staffing changes are anticipated next year for the Estacada School District. More teachers are expected at grades K-5 and reductions are likely at the middle and high school level.…
March 04, 2015

News Briefs

by Estacada News
Lauren Herman makes EHS Honor Roll Tenth-grader Lauren Herman was among the more than 100 students who made the Estacada High School Honor Roll for the first semester of the 2014-15 school year.…
March 04, 2015

Lecture offered at library

by Estacada News
The Clackamas River Basin Council will present “Estacada: A River Runs Through It,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 12, in the Flora Room of the Estacada Public Library, 825 N.W. Wade St. This free…
March 04, 2015

Prayers to precede council meetings

by Isabel Gautschi
Local faith leaders will be invited to lead brief invocation Brief prayers will soon precede the call to order of Estacada City Council meetings. After unanimously approving the opening of…
March 05, 2015

District plans to pump up PE

by Isabel Gautschi
Superintendent proposing daily physical education Daily physical activity is a likelihood for Estacada elementary and middle school students during the next school year. A law passed in 2007…

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Mar 03, 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…
Feb 28, 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…
Feb 27, 2015

Students make Estacada High School Honor Roll

by Estacada News
More than 100 students made the Estacada High School Honor Roll for the first semester of the 2014-15 school year. To qualify, students had to be enrolled full time and earn at least a 3.5 grade…
Feb 26, 2015

News Briefs

by Isabel Gautschi
Drinkwine submits letter of resignation to council Sean Drinkwine has submitted a letter of resignation from the Estacada City Council. Mayor Brent Dodrill made the announcement during the…
Feb 26, 2015

District invites early kindergarten registration

by Isabel Gautschi
The Estacada School District is encouraging families with incoming kindergarteners to register early in order to arrange bus transportation before September. Pick up a registration packet from…
Photo Credit: ESTACADA NEWS PHOTO: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - Sen. Alan Olsen prepares to give a speech Tuesday, Feb.17, at the state Capitol opposing Senate Bill 324, which extends Oregons low carbon fuel standards.
Feb 25, 2015

A day in the life of Sen. Olsen

by Isabel Gautschi
Olsen, with Republican block, opposes low carbon fuel standards bill Referring to himself as a “skeptic” of global warming, State Sen. Alan Olsen rushed between display boards and a stack of…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF THE OREGON STATE ARCHIVES - The preamble to the Oregon Constitution is part of the historic document that needs vital repairs.
Feb 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…
Photo Credit: FILE PHOTO - 2014 Sandy Mount Festival Queen Donna Vedder
Feb 24, 2015

Sandy Mountain Festival seeks nominations for 2015 Queen's Court

by (none)
The Sandy Mountain Festival is accepting nominations for its 2015 Five Generation Queen’s Court. Every year since 1979, the festival has chosen five women who make a difference in their…
Feb 24, 2015

Police Log

by Estacada News
Information for this article comes from Sandy Police Department public records. The Sandy Police Department provides service in Estacada. Officers recently filed reports on the following…
These are the covers of the last two Hunting sections published by The Outlook, Sandy Post and Estacada News.
Feb 20, 2015

Attention all hunters

by (none)
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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