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August 21, 2014

Mayor's View: Brent Dodrill

by Mayor Brent Dodrill
Seasonal gas tax is our best option I love this town. It has been a long time since we have seen so much positive and progressive activity in Estacada. My wife and I have made Estacada our home…
Photo Credit: ARCHIVE PHOTO - Check out this recipe suggestion from 1964.
August 18, 2014

Yesterday's Headlines

by Isabel Gautschi
1994: Citizen's Voice tries for new city charter 1934 The Republicans North Dakota gubernatorial candidate William Langer had been deposed as governor due to being convicted on federal charges…
August 17, 2014

Citizen's View

by Deborah Turner
Volunteers make Summer Celebration a success Thank you to all the wonderful volunteers for making the 14th annual Estacada Summer Celebration, sponsored by the Estacada Area Arts Commission,…
Michele Conditt
August 15, 2014

My View: Michele Conditt

by Michele Conditt
Help your town, join Estacada City Council The city needs you! Did you know that I have served as your city councilor for nearly 12 years? It is hard to believe that much time has passed. As I…
August 14, 2014

Gas tax will smooth the road for Estacada

by Steve Brown
The Estacada City Council has made the correct decision by placing a 3-cent-per-gallon seasonal gas tax on the November ballot. This was a responsible decision, considering a gas tax in the only…
Photo Credit: ARCHIVE PHOTO - The caption to this 1954 photo read SPRINGWATER- Gilbert Shibley, one of Clackamas County's most advanced 4H youngsters has been growing this calf all year in preparation for entering it in the livestock competition at the Clackamas County Fair... Besides the livestock displays and the giant agricultural layout this year, fair board members said last week an expanded horse show, rodeo and hores racing i s on the entertainment schedule for the four-day fair.
August 12, 2014

Yesterday's Headlines

by Isabel Gautschi
1994: Former mayor accused of threatening city employee's job security 1954 A 23-year-old Estacada logger was committed to the state hospital in Salem after shooting a man in the hand during a…
August 06, 2014

Our newspapers are generally excellent

by Steve Brown
Pardon me for a moment while I boast, but I couldn’t be more proud of the people who pour their energy and dedication into the pages of The Outlook, Sandy Post and Estacada News. The Oregon…
August 06, 2014

Letter to the editor

by Estacada News
We are here because you are here This month as your Friends of the Estacada Community Center enters its 19TH year of service to all of our senior citizens, we just want to say a huge “Thank You”…
August 04, 2014

Letter to the editor

by Steve Brown
College bond is a wise investment The November election will include a bond measure for Clackamas Community College. The CCC Board of Education referred the measure to the ballot at a special…
by: ARCHIVE PHOTO - In 1984, Clackamas County News reporter Christine Bierman reported on a visit from the Snake People of Portland to a local summer camp. The caption read: 'Some people just get wrapped up in their work. That could be said of Clackamas County News reporter Christine Bierman when she got a snake hug from Tobias, a Burmese boa constrictor. When this picture was taken she could be heard saying, 'Will you puh-leeze hurry up and take the picture, Steve!' and Steve (Pomeroy) was saying, 'Try not to look nervous!''
August 03, 2014

Yesterday's Headlines

by Isabel Gautschi
1984: Former police chief advocates city police force 1974 The U.S. Senate unanimously voted to give Congress the ability to veto President Richard Nixon’s promise to provide nuclear reactors to…

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by: ARCHIVE PHOTO - This photo was featured in a 1984 special section insert on the Estacada Timber Festival.
Jul 23, 2014

Yesterday's Headlines

by Isabel Gautschi
1974 The newspaper blamed television for the “continuing rash of senseless murder and killing in the United States.” “The killing of two persons in an Atlanta church recently ... was a…
by: ARCHIVE PHOTO - Check out this 1964 advertisement.
Jul 14, 2014

Yesterday's Headlines

by Isabel Gautschi
1984: Council calls library operations into question 1964 Estacada’s Broadway Theater was playing Walt Disney’s “Sleeping Beauty” and “a wonderful picture filmed in Holland, in Technicolor” — “A…
Jul 13, 2014

Letters to the editor

by Estacada News
Community Center grateful for Damascus grant Dear Friends, On behalf of the board, staff and the Friends of the Estacada Community Center, we would like to thank (the city of Damascus) for the…
by: ARCHIVE PHOTO - 1984: Estacada Fire Chief Dan Burke (right) stands with Assistant Chief Barry Jennings and Alan Hull before the fire department's brand new 1984 rescue rig.
Jul 08, 2014

Yesterday's Headlines

by Isabel Gautschi
1994: Citizen's Voice PAC accused of fabricating a public document 1974 A 14-year-old bus enthusiast penned a 24-page treatise on Tri-Met titled “A Bus Rider’s Manual, or Everything You Need to…
Jul 07, 2014

Letter to the editor

by Estacada News
Great things happening at Estacada High School I would like to take a moment to thank you for supporting our students over the past school year. It truly does take a whole community to raise a…
by: ARCHIVE PHOTO - The caption for this 1984 photo read: Eagle Creek residents Brian Pemberton (left) and Jerry Castonguay made no bones about their feelings on the proposed Trestle Trail, an Estacada City Council project. They picketed Estacada City Hall before joining a large group of people who live along the trail attending a council meeting to voice their opposition. Rowley is the Estacada mayor. Pemberton said his last home was located near a similar trail in Milwaukie. He experienced vandalism and harrassment from trail users despite a 6-foot cyclone fence separating his house from it.
Jun 30, 2014

Yesterday's Headlines

by Isabel Gautschi
1984: Trestle Trail opponents crowd public meetings 1984 Homeowners along a proposed 12.4-mile jogging and horse trail protested the project during a City Council meeting and later a Trestle…




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