IN PHOTOS: Rock the Block attracts thousands to Rockwood

IN PHOTOS: Rock the Block attracts thousands to Rockwood

Rock the Block attracted thousands of people to Plaza Del Sol in Rockwood over the weekend. On...

Homelessness: A symptom of underlying problems

Homelessness: A symptom of underlying problems

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Small warrior, big heart

Small warrior, big heart

-  Troutdale third grader organizes fun run to benefit the USO Never underestimate the...

Locals push to

Locals push to "ban the box"

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IN PHOTOS: Honoring America's veterans for Memorial Day

IN PHOTOS: Honoring America's veterans for Memorial Day

The Cascade Pacific Council of Boy Scouts of America plants flags at Willamette National Cemetery...

SnowCap looks for volunteers

SnowCap looks for volunteers

Food donation agency needs variety of helpers SnowCap Community Charities, 17805 S.E. Stark...

Kindergarten teacher Love retires after 35 years

Kindergarten teacher Love retires after 35 years

Linda Love has flipped on the lights and readied Room 5 at Powell Valley Elementary School for...

Learning English forges connections

Learning English forges connections

Tina, a refugee from Myanmar with no last name, acts just like a typical mother trying to keep up...

Mining disappointment

Mining disappointment

Promise of gold lures prospectors to Mount Hood in late 1800s, but ends with broken dreams The...


Gresham's Latest News

June 02, 2015

Police conducting Pedestrian Safety Operation June 3

by Pamplin Media Group
The Gresham Police Department will be conducting a Pedestrian Safety Operation on from 4-8 p.m., Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at the intersection of East Powell Blvd and N.E. Liberty Avenue. The…
June 02, 2015

Armed robber demands cash from Gresham deli

by Jodi Weinberger
Police looking for clues Police are on the lookout for an armed robber who held up Grampy’s Deli and demanded cash around 8 a.m. Tuesday, June 2. There were no customers or witnesses in the…
June 02, 2015

Gresham Little League seeks to add fields at Gradin sports park

by Jodi Weinberger
Gresham Little League hopes to hit a home run in the form of city support to make Gradin Community Sports Park the central location for baseball and softball. Little league games currently are…
June 02, 2015

Bus line plan brings up displacement worries

by Jodi Weinberger
As the Metro regional government moves forward with its planning of the Powell-Division Transit and Development project to bring better bus service between Portland and Gresham, the city of…
June 02, 2015

Appeals Court blocks Damascus disincorporation

by Jodi Weinberger
Court upholds 2013 decision that vote was invalid The Oregon Court of Appeals delivered a disappointing blow to Damascus disincorporation supporters last week when it upheld a lower court’s…
SUBMIT - The Gateway Elks will be moving into a former pizza parlor in Rockwood
June 02, 2015

Gateway Elks moving to former pizza site in Rockwood

by Jodi Weinberger
The Gateway Elks, one of several chapters in the Portland metro area of a national charitable organization, is moving its headquarters to Rockwood. The group is in the middle of remodeling the…
June 02, 2015

Troutdale to limit council meeting time

by Katy Sword
It’s not uncommon for council meetings in Troutdale to stretch past 10 p.m., often continuing until 11 p.m. or later. At the May 26 City Council meeting, a resolution was passed to limit those…
June 01, 2015

Police arrest Joseph L. Jimenez for suspected attempted murder

by Pamplin Media Group
Gresham Police have made an arrest in a daylight shooting involving two groups that occurred Sunday in the area of 172nd Avenue and East Burnside Road. Police are looking for more suspects as…
June 01, 2015

No arrests in drive-by shooting in Centenial Neighborhood

by (none)
No victims have come forward following a drive-by shooting in the 16400 block of Southeast Market Street in the Centennial Neighborhood. The shooting was reported at 9:32 p.m. Sunday. Portland…
May 31, 2015

Red Cross helps fire victims in Portland and Fairview

by Jim Redden
Red Cross disaster team volunteers assisted people displaced by residential fires in Portland and Fairview on Saturday. In Portland, the Red Cross helped one adult was displaced by a…

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May 30, 2015

Boring man killed in collision outside Albany

by Kylie Wray
A Friday morning crash killed two men on Highway 20 Two men were killed in a fatal traffic crash that occurred on Highway 20 in Linn County on the morning of Friday, May 29. One of them was a…
May 29, 2015

Neighborhood Job Trade Fair scheduled Saturday at David Douglas…

by (none)
A neighborhood job trade fair is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 30, in the gymnasium of David Douglas High School, 1001 S.E. 135th Ave. The Portland Police Bureau East Precinct…
May 29, 2015

Fairview manager submits resignation

by Katy Sword
City Administrator Samantha Nelson has become the third high-profile member of the Fairview city government to resign within the last month. Nelson publicly announced her resignation Wednesday…
GRESHAM POLICE DEPARTMENT - A.D. Bailey III was arrested at his parents' home in the 4070 block of N.E. 72nd in Vancouver.
May 29, 2015

'Documented gang member' held in Gresham murder

by Pamplin Media Group
John Lowery Jr. was shot in the parking lot of the 76 Gas/7-Eleven store on Oct. 19 GRESHAM, Ore. (KOIN 6) — A 19-year-old is in custody after being indicted by a grand jury for the shooting…
OUTLOOK PHOTO: JOSH KULLA  - Irene Hansen (in purple) didn't let her walker get in the way of a good time at the Senior Citizen Prom at Reynolds High School.
May 29, 2015

Prom 2.0: Another chance to dance

by Teresa Carson
Dressed in their elegant attire, high school boys and girls wait anxiously at the curb with big umbrellas, just in case the threatening skies decided to open up on their honored guests. A bus…
May 29, 2015

Gresham chamber names Lynn Snodgrass its next CEO

by Outlook
President-elect Warner Allen will assume role of president. The Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center announced the appointment of Lynn Snodgrass as its next chief executive…
May 29, 2015

Metro seeks local support for transportation funding

by Katy Sword
A transportation funding bill may be stalled in the Legislature, but support for additional funding has not waned. Metro regional government Councilor Shirley Craddick has addressed East…
May 29, 2015

Community fair set for Davis Elementary

by Teresa Carson
Hundreds of families are expected at Davis Elementary School, 19501 N.E. Davis St., for a fun, health-focused community fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 30. The free MFS Community Cup,…
May 27, 2015

Robbery, gunfire reported at Daily Double Inn on 162nd Avenue -…

by (none)
Portland's East Precinct officers responded to a robbery and a report of gunfire late Tuesday afternoon, May 26, at the Daily Double Inn, 1607 N.E. 162nd Ave. and Halsey Street. There were no…
GRESHAM POLICE DEPARTMENT - David Vasquez
May 26, 2015

Two arrested for kidnapping Gresham woman and toddler

by Jodi Weinberger
A man and a woman have been arrested after holding captive a Gresham woman and her toddler. A 28-year-old woman called 911 from a neighbor's home in the 19400 block of S.E. Yamhill St. at 5:17…




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