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April 17, 2014

Elect Steve Bates to Clackamas County commission

by Steve Brown
If you are fortunate enough to have watched the 1988 vice presidential debate between Sen. Lloyd Bentsen and Sen. Dan Quayle, then you were fortunate enough to bear witness to one of the…
April 16, 2014

Elect Steve Bates to Clackamas County Board of Commissioners

by Steve Brown
If you are fortunate enough to have watched the 1988 vice presidential debate between Sen. Lloyd Bentsen and Sen. Dan Quayle, then you were fortunate enough to bear witness to one of the…
April 15, 2014

Letter to the editor

by Estacada News
Wrestlers pin thanks on community support On behalf of Estacada Mat Club and Junior Rangers Wrestling we would like to express our deepest thanks to all of those who allowed us to flock their…
April 13, 2014

Yesterday's Headlines

by Isabel Gautschi
This week in... 1984 A usually soft spoken city councilor took a stand for recently demoted Public Works Director Les Kiggens. On order of the council, new City Manager Duane Robinson had…
April 12, 2014

Help us celebrate Pets and Their People

by Steve Brown
Always sniffing out a fun topic to write about, our newsroom staff is hot on the trail of this year’s Pets & Their People special section. There are few topics as endearing to most people as the…
April 05, 2014

Letter to the editor

by Estacada News
Thanks for the support We want to thank the Estacada community for the overwhelming support of the Estacada Old Time Gospel Sing-Along Concert that was held this past week on March 8 at the…
April 03, 2014

My View: Alzheimer's claims 500,000 lives a year

by Christy Brewsaugh
More than 800 people living with Alzheimer’s, caregivers and advocates from across the nation will gather April 7-9 in Washington, D.C., for the 26th-annual Alzheimer’s Association Advocacy…
April 01, 2014

Letter to the editor

by Estacada News
Eighth-grade boys’ basketball is 11-3 with five games to play. The team is being led by Trevor Shoop, our point guard. He is leading the league in scoring with his breakaway quickness for layups…
March 30, 2014

Yesterday's Headlines

by Isabel Gautschi
1984: Mayor shrugs off threat by city crews This week in... 1974 Authorities raided a rural Estacada home and seized 70 pounds of marijuana from the residence. Six people in their 20s were…
March 22, 2014

Letter to the editor

by Estacada News
Thanks for the support We want to thank the Estacada community for the overwhelming support of the Estacada Old Time Gospel Sing-Along Concert that was held this past week on March 8 at the…

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Mar 20, 2014

Editorial: Transparency in government empowers community

by Steven Brown
It is somewhat serendipitous that we are amid Sunshine Week, which is a national discussion about the importance of open access to public information and what it means for people and their…
Mar 19, 2014

Yesterday's Headlines

by Isabel Gautschi
1994: Publisher exposes lax security for vice president 1994 Wow, former Clackamas County News Publisher Bill James played a trick on the White House! He included the story from his days working…
by: ARCHIVE PHOTO - Volunteer fireman Ralph Branson shouted instructions in 1984 as crews worked to extinguish a storage shed fire.
Mar 15, 2014

Yesterday's Headlines

by Isabel Gautschi
2004: Principals play musical chairs 1974 Streaking was the latest fad among college-age youths. “The last time streaking was a fad, it meant using peroxide to bleach a forelock of hair. “Now it…
Dave Wenzel
Mar 12, 2014

Am I supposed to praise my child?

by Dave Wenzel
It is a classic conundrum all parents face: Their child hands them a “drawing” (or other art object) and says, “Here, I made this for you.” A quick inspection reveals some type of mixed media…
Mar 12, 2014

Letters to the Editor

by (none)
for March 11, 2014 Robinson would restore confidence One can argue whether the last decade of miscues, errors and the recent scandalous marking of ballots by a campaign worker have been the…
Mar 09, 2014

Yesterday's Headlines

by Isabel Gautschi
1994: School district copes with suicide 1974 With the gas crisis in full swing, motorists had an extra incentive to make sure their driver’s licenses were valid. The newspaper cautioned “If the…
by: ARCHIVE PHOTO - Wrestling is a serious business. The caption to this 1984 photo read: 'Ranger wrestling coach Steve Woods seldom sits dispassionately on the sidelines. He normally regains his voice two days after a match.'
Feb 27, 2014

Yesterday's Headlines

by Isabel Gautschi
1974: McCall flirts with presidential bid 1974 Gov. Tom McCall was flirting with a run for President of the United States. Letters were coming to the governor’s office from all over the country…
Feb 22, 2014

Letter to the editor

by Estacada News
Team is showing great improvement Eighth-grade boys’ basketball is 11-3 with five games to play. The team is being led by Trevor Shoop, our point guard. He is leading the league in scoring with…
Feb 21, 2014

Editorial

by (none)
School board should focus on hiring superintendent Hell hath no fury like a parent who is convinced a school district is harming a son’s or daughter’s ability to get a good education. We find no…




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