Small warrior, big heart

Small warrior, big heart

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Locals push to

Locals push to "ban the box"

On standard job applications, the little box on the left hand side may look inconspicuous, but it...

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

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Kindergarten teacher Love retires after 35 years

Kindergarten teacher Love retires after 35 years

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Learning English forges connections

Learning English forges connections

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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

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…
May 26, 2015

Rock the Block to bring action, activities to heart of Rockwood

by Jodi Weinberger
Rockwood's annual community festival is set for May 29, 30 Now in its third year, Rock the Block continues as a celebration reflecting the unique community of Rockwood. The event spans two days,…

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TRIBUNE PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Multnomah Education Service District elected three new board members, including Siobhan Burke, a Portland paraeducator.
May 26, 2015

Culture shift comes to education district board

by Shasta Kearns Moore
Election Day came at an interesting time in the life of the Multnomah Education Service District. The last board voted March 5 to bar the door to two-year Superintendent Barbara Jorgensen, who…
May 26, 2015

Youth fishing event planned for MHCC pond

by Gresham Outlook
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will host a free, family fishing event from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 30, at Mt. Hood Pond on the Mt. Hood Community College campus in Gresham.…
May 26, 2015

Reynolds tutor program scores

by Teresa Carson
On a recent Thursday afternoon at Reynolds High School, students mill around the hallway and circulate in three rooms as they finish up snacks and chat with friends. Once signed in for the…
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: FRIENDS OF FAIRVIEW - Fifty one rose bushes were removed at Fairview Woods recently, after a recent Earth Day effort to plant the flowers.
May 26, 2015

Plants uprooted in Fairview Woods - again

by Katy Sword
Friends of Fairview members were worried the 400 Nootka Rose plants in Fairview Woods Wetlands City Park would become a battle of wills. Unfortunately, that's what has happened. Fifty of the…
OUTLOOK PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Troutdale Mayor Doug Daoust speaks Wednesday at a public works barbecue at the Sam K. Cox Building, featuring public works employees from Troutdale, Wood Village, Fairview, Gresham and Multnomah County.
May 22, 2015

Event celebrates public works efforts

by Katy Sword
If the parking lot filled with public works vehicles wasn’t an indication, the sea of neon safety vests made it clear: National Public Works Week celebrations were underway. More than 40…
May 22, 2015

Fairview council decides on appointment process

by Katy Sword
It’s unusual for one city councilor to resign four months into a term, even more so for two councilors to step down in one month. Nonetheless, the recent resignations of Fairview Councilors Ted…
OUTLOOK PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Marianne Ott has lived in this John Storrs-designed house since it was built in 1952.
May 20, 2015

Ott house joins national register

by Jodi Weinberger
A Gresham house designed by the late famous architect John Storrs in the 1950s is now recognized on the National Register of Historic Places. The David and Marianne Ott House, 2075 S.E. Palmblad…
May 19, 2015

Reynolds school bond passes

by Teresa Carson
The $125 million Reynolds School District facilities bond passed by only 275 in Tuesday's election. "The Reynolds Schools bond measure passed because of the generous support of the members of…
May 19, 2015

MHCC board has four new directors

by Teresa Carson
Voters filled four seats up for grabs on the Mt. Hood Community College school board with all new faces, unseating two incumbents in Tuesday's election. Teena Klawa/Ainslie won a four-year term…
May 19, 2015

Perry, Auble, Kinnear win Corbett school board seats

by Teresa Carson
Voters elected three new volunteer board members to the Corbett School District Board of Directors in Tuesday's election. Marguerite Perry had 625 votes or 58 percent, compared with Kathryn…




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