Corbett's cliffside conundrum

Corbett's cliffside conundrum

More than 200 feet down an embankment, near the Angels Rest trailhead, a 1982 Volkswagen Rabbit...

Children's therapy facility on the rise in downtown Gresham

Children's therapy facility on the rise in downtown Gresham

Therapy center among local contractor's growing project list. When a steadily increasing...

Gresham volunteers prep for spring

Gresham volunteers prep for spring

In between bouts of rain, signs of spring are beginning to pop and in Gresham, volunteers are too...


Gresham's Latest News

February 27, 2015

Rep. Fagan introduces bills on Damascus

by Jodi Weinberger
One of three House bills introduced to the state legislature this week, if it passes, would place the disincorporation of Damascus on the November 2016 ballot. Urged by residents’ group, the…
Photo Credit: OUTLOOK PHOTO: TERESA CARSON - Andres Lopera, director of Portland's Metropolitan Youth Symphony worked with groups of young musicians at several schools in the Gresham-Barlow School District.
February 27, 2015

MYS director works with young Gresham musicians

by Teresa Carson
Andres Lopera, director of Portland’s Metropolitan Youth Symphony, spent Tuesday working with groups of young musicians at several schools in the Gresham-Barlow School District. “The kids get…
February 27, 2015

Troutdale focus group prefers gas tax to street fee

by Katy Sword
Based on an initial focus group, it appears residents of Troutdale are open to — and may actually prefer — a gas tax. Barney and Worth conducted a focus group after the city contracted with the…
February 27, 2015

Reynolds earns budget award

by Teresa Carson
The Reynolds School District has been awarded the Meritorious Budget Award for excellence in budget presentation during the 2014-2015 budget year by the Association of School Business Officials…
February 27, 2015

Wood Village seeks to update city charter

by Katy Sword
Changes will be referred to voters in May election The Wood Village City Council intended to refer two city charter changes to the May ballot — essentially updating the charter to reflect…
February 27, 2015

Urban ag amendment moves forward in Troutdale

by Katy Sword
Technically, McMenamins Edgefield already has a farm in place with its vineyard, but at a Feb. 24 public hearing, the reasoning behind an urban agriculture code amendment was further explained.…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Stacia Fogle
February 25, 2015

West Gresham to host memorial for teacher Fogle

by Teresa Carson
West Gresham Elementary School will hold a celebration of life for the late Stacia Fogle on Fri., March 13. Fogle spent her entire educational career at West Gresham Elementary School. She was…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF THE OREGON STATE ARCHIVES - The preamble to the Oregon Constitution is part of the historic document that needs vital repairs.
February 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
February 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…
Photo Credit: JODI WEINBERGER - Anna Burnham posts fliers aroundn Rockwood for 'Seed to Supper'.
February 24, 2015

Gardening course grows community

by Jodi Weinberger
'Seed to Supper' teaches gardening on a budget For the second year, the Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon Interfaith Food and Farms will coordinate a free gardening course at the community gardens…

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Feb 24, 2015

Gang torture chamber discovered, court documents allege

by Brent Weisberg
One victim injected with heroin, meth; second victim shot two times, court documents allege PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN 6) – A 44-year-old man was arraigned Monday on allegations he intentionally tried…
Feb 24, 2015

Man indicted for 2013 murder at Red Sunset Park

by Jodi Weinberger
A third man has been indicted on murder charges stemming from the shooting of 29-year-old Paulino Vanancio-Lopez in Red Sunset Park in Gresham. A Multnomah County Grand Jury on Feb. 20 indicted…
Photo Credit: TIMOTHY JACKSON - Gresham's DMV office closed on Feb. 23.
Feb 24, 2015

Powell Boulevard DMV office closes

by Jodi Weinberger
Closest office will open at 181st Avenue on March 2 Gresham’s Department of Motor Vehicles office has moved. The state Department of Transportation announced on Feb. 18 that the DMV office at…
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…
Photo Credit: ADAM WICKHAM - Without a comp plan, property owners would be unable to puruse to kind of development taking place in Happy Valley.
Feb 20, 2015

Land-use plan vote comes back around

by Jodi Weinberger
• Voters to weigh in during March election • Leaders, residents differ on benefits of land-use guidelines Ballots went out on Thursday for the Tuesday, March 10, special election, in which…
Feb 20, 2015

Should Gresham's mayor, city councilors be paid?

by Jodi Weinberger
A resident task force has voted unanimously to recommend that the Gresham City Council allow voters to decide whether to give the finance committee the power to establish an annual compensation…
Feb 20, 2015

Troutdale will consider other waste removal services

by Katy Sword
The Troutdale City Council doesn’t have an issue with Waste Management, but will consider other franchise options for garbage and recycling services before the city’s contract expires at the end…
Feb 20, 2015

Fairview pot facility question in flux

by Katy Sword
The Fairview City Council held a first reading for a marijuana code amendment at its Feb. 18 meeting, but the amendment may not be necessary. The code was sent back to staff last month to…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - A sketch depicting the suspect was released on Tuesday, Feb. 17. The mid-length red hair pictured is believed by authorities to be a wig.
Feb 18, 2015

Investigators seek 'serial flasher' after sightings in Boring,…

by Kylie Wray
Sheriff's office seeks public's help in locating suspect The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office continues to seek tips in a string of indecent exposure incidents that started in December in…
Feb 18, 2015

Portland police involved in non-injury shooting in Gresham

by Pamplin Media Group
Incident was near Safeway gas station on Southwest Highland Drive No one was injured when the Portland Police Bureau's Gang Enforcement Team was involved in a shooting at about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday…




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