Drone for the holidays?

Drone for the holidays?

Free workshop will help new pilots fly safely and responsibly - It makes a delightful Christmas...

Dexter McCarty students embrace the spirit of giving

Dexter McCarty students embrace the spirit of giving

This fall, 15 Dexter McCarty Middle School students took part in a special class called Project...

Police sergeant from iconic protest photo visits school

Police sergeant from iconic protest photo visits school

Bret Barnum encourages the Hollydale 'Heroes' to make good in the world, seize opportunities ...

Can we increase 'food security'?

Can we increase 'food security'?

Area leaders offer tips to fight hunger Kenneth and Shirley Newman marked 44 years of marriage...

Reynolds Metals students bring holiday cheer

Reynolds Metals students bring holiday cheer

For the sixth year, Bernie Kleiman's class shares their metals work with the community The...

Rockwood seeks solutions to 'food desert'

Rockwood seeks solutions to 'food desert'

Gresham tries to solve lack of nutritious options Tory Wolf spends a lot of time organizing her...

Weather conditions on Mount Hood halt skiing

Weather conditions on Mount Hood halt skiing

Resorts remain optimistic for more snow fall Warm weather on Mount Hood has kept skiers and...


Gresham's Latest News

December 26, 2014

Partly Sunny? Really?

by (none)
Showers likely through weekend It's supposed to be partly sunny today (Friday, Dec. 26), according to the forecast issued by the National Weather Service. But you sure couldn't tell it by…
Photo Credit: OREGON HUMANE SOCIETY - Sandy, a 3-year-old yellow Lab, was rescued from a narrow ledge in the Columbia River Gorge on Christmas night. Volunteer John Thoeni rappelled down the cliff to save her.
December 26, 2014

OHS rescues dog after 150-foot fall on Christmas night

by Pamplin Media Group
Owner of the 3-year-old Lab thought he would never 'see her alive again' “It never occurred to me that I would see her alive again,” said David Schelske of West Linn, whose dog plunged 150 feet…
December 26, 2014

Troutdale Energy Center moves forward

by Katy Sword
Prehearing set Jan. 5, contested case hearing to begin shortly after The Troutdale Energy Center is one step closer to beginning construction after a lengthy battle with protestors. A prehearing…
Photo Credit: OUTLOOK PHOTO: RAUL REYES - Troutdale city councilor-elect Larry Morgan, at 23, is half the age of the next youngest councilor, as well as potentially the first African American on council.
December 26, 2014

Morgan talks Troutdale future

by Katy Sword
Councilor-elect Larry Morgan plans for the new year, focus on government efficiency Talking with Troutdale city councilor-elect Larry Morgan, you would never guess he’s only 23 years old — half…
December 26, 2014

Gainer files amended lawsuit against Troutdale

by Katy Sword
Suit adds bystander recovery claim for Wendy Gainer Andy Gainer filed a lawsuit against the city of Troutdale and four individual defendants in August. Gainer has now an added additional claim…
December 26, 2014

Troutdale Police Log

by (none)
The following information is from Troutdale Police Department reports: Miscellaneous n At 1 a.m. Nov. 27, an arc welder valued at $15,884 was stolen from exit 18 on Interstate 84. The rented…
Charles Harrel
December 24, 2014

Retired local minister contributes to 'Chicken Soup' book

by Sharon Nesbit
A retired East County minister has a story in the latest “Chicken Soup for the Soul” edition, “The Power of Forgiveness.” Charles E. Harrel is a return writer for the Chicken Soup anthology…
December 24, 2014

Two transients struck by vehicle

by Katy Sword
Dakota Green, 19, charged with assault, reckless endangerment in Monday accident Two transients were struck by a vehicle at 11:10 p.m. Monday, Dec. 22. A 47-year-old man and a 36-year-old woman…
December 23, 2014

Holiday highway conditions look mostly good

by Pamplin Media Group
You're not likely to experience a white Christmas this year if you live in East County or in the Portland area. But that's OK, because that also means you won't have much to worry about if…
December 23, 2014

Regional chambers work to promote bike tourism

by Katy Sword
Winter might not evoke thoughts of long bicycle rides through the Columbia Gorge, but for local Chambers of Commerce, it’s prime time to develop bicycle tourism initiatives. The Gresham Chamber,…

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Dec 23, 2014

School briefs

by Lisa K. Anderson
Troutdale Robotics qualifies for state, earns best robot design The Troutdale Robotics Team expanded this year with nine students from Troutdale Elementary and Walt Morey Middle Schools…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Mainoldys Camejo-Rodriguez, 29, of Vancouver
Dec 23, 2014

Gresham fight leaves one in hospital

by (none)
Mainoldys Camejo-Rodriguez charged with assault after early-morning stabbing Dec. 22 An early-morning fight Monday, Dec. 22, left one man in jail and another in the hospital. Officers were…
Dec 23, 2014

Fairview Police Log

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The following information is from Fairview Police Department reports: Miscellaneous n At 8 a.m Nov. 20, a residential burglary was occurred in the 3500 block of Northeast 214th Avenue. The…
Dec 22, 2014

We have snow! Some mountain resorts open for skiing

by Kylie Wray
Meadows and Timberline run their lifts, Skibowl waits on more snow Ski Resorts on Mount Hood, and, of course, skiers, are rejoicing in the fact that the ski season is finally kicking off, just…
Dec 22, 2014

Reynolds Middle School gains state grant

by (none)
Award will help school make safety modifications to its gym Reynolds School District is the recipient of $378,020 in grant funds to allow structural improvements on the Reynolds Middle School…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: ERIKA YOSHIDA WATSON - This rendering shows the future plan for the Troutdale Marketplace at the former Thriftway. Construction should begin soon in 2015.
Dec 22, 2014

Troutdale Marketplace project moving forward

by Katy Sword
The Troutdale Marketplace has seen a lot of discussion concerning its use. But with the site’s recent purchase by developer Junki Yoshida, the former Lamb’s Thriftway will see a lot of changes…
Dec 22, 2014

Suspects charged in shooting near North Portland high school

by Jim Redden
Portland Police Bureau Gang Enforcement Team detectives charged the three suspects in the shooting near Rosemary Anderson High School in North Portland with numerous crimes Monday. Lonzo Murphy,…
Photo Credit: MULTNOMAH COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - Wayne Roberts
Dec 21, 2014

Portland man stabs Gresham man at MAX station

by Jim Redden
A Gresham man is in critical condition after being stabbed multiple times by a Portland man at a MAX station in Gresham. The victim is identified as Christopher Schneider, 27. The suspect, Wayne…
Dec 19, 2014

Winter shelter seeks donations of food, bedding and clothing

by Pamplin Media Group
Human Solutions is seeking donations of food, bedding and warm clothing for homeless families seeking refuge at its emergency Family Winter Shelter, which is serving about 30 homeless families…




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