Flourishes of success

Flourishes of success

Carter Knox takes gold medal among 4,000 entries, 131 schools Sandy High School senior Carter...

Sandy girls retool machining classes

Sandy girls retool machining classes

Sandy High's female students take greater interest in manufacturing program Girls at Sandy High...

Wheels are turning in Sandy cycling scene

Wheels are turning in Sandy cycling scene

Enthusiasts strive to make city a destination for bike tourism On a sunny Sunday morning, Kate...

'Radium Girls' requires SHS actors to get serious

'Radium Girls' requires SHS actors to get serious

Historical play about 1920s true story opens March 5 When you think of the 1920s you think of...

Introducing the 2015 Spring Clackamas County Cultural Guide

Introducing the 2015 Spring Clackamas County Cultural Guide

Welcome to our first issue of the Clackamas County Cultural Guide. We hope you find this to be...

Winter snowpack creates fishy situation

Winter snowpack creates fishy situation

Lack of snowpack creates concern for streams, fish Snowpack on Mount Hood, which is at 8 percent...

Boring Station Park benefits from Eagle Scout project

Boring Station Park benefits from Eagle Scout project

Gresham's Joel Diedrich leads group in improving park's landscape As a way to show off his...

Corvette club donates bears, blankets for CCSO use

Corvette club donates bears, blankets for CCSO use

Donated teddy bears will be handed out to children to comfort them during traumatic events Rose...

Dedicated to healing veterans

Dedicated to healing veterans

Jan. 1 dawned clear and cold, and while most people stayed home to recover from New Year’s...


Sandy's Latest News

CLACKAMAS COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - Michael G. Dick
March 26, 2015

Gresham sex offender arrested for public indecency in Boring,…

by Jodi Weinberger
Michael G. Dick, of Gresham, faces three felony charges Gresham resident Michael Gordon Dick, a registered sex offender, was arrested on Wednesday, March 25, on accusations of public indecency…
POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - In the off season, Barry and Helen Bushue are still busy. Their 15-year-old greenhouses recently got new covers.
March 25, 2015

No rest for family farmers

by Kylie Wray
Bushues enjoy educating locals about farming practices Although it’s still closed for the season, Bushue’s Family Farm is still full of activity. From planting, to maintenance of farm equipment…
March 25, 2015

Troubling wellness data leads to changes

by Kylie Wray
Crisis Manager App among outcomes from student survey A study from 2014, which reported that 20 percent of 11th-grade students have seriously considered attempting suicide, is the basis for…
March 25, 2015

Police log

by Kylie Wray
Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the Sandy Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents: ARRESTS - 4:23 p.m. March 10, police…
March 25, 2015

Massage center celebrates 10 years of local therapy

by Kylie Wray
Christine Andrade, founder of The Massage Therapy Center of Sandy, has invested 10 years into helping local residents improve their health through massage. “We see a lot of people taking steps…
POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - Mount Hood was named a volcano with very high threat of eruption by the U.S. Geological Survey in 2005.
March 25, 2015

More volcano monitoring stations proposed for Mount Hood

by Kylie Wray
Public input sought for stations on 'very high-threat' mountain Mt. Hood National Forest officials seek public comment on the proposed installation of four volcano monitoring stations on the…
March 25, 2015

SHS students focus efforts on giving to Doernbecher

by Kylie Wray
Sandy High's fundraising events begin March 30 Sandy High School is about ready to kickoff its annual tradition of fundraising for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. Molly Nutt, SHS senior and…
March 25, 2015

Fire calls

by Kylie Wray
Sunday, March 8 10:12 a.m., EMS call, Southeast Firwood Road. 12:38 p.m., citizen complaint, Southeast Gunderson Road. 9:52 p.m., chimney or flue fire, Southeast Scenic Street. Monday, March 9…
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Children search for candy and golden eggs at the Kiwanis Club of Sandy at one of the clubs annual Easter egg hunts in Meinig Memorial Park.
March 25, 2015

Kiwanis club prepares for Easter egg hunt in the park

by Kylie Wray
Hunt on Saturday, April 4, to include larger candy stash The Kiwanis Club of Sandy once again invites children to hunt for Easter eggs in the park on Saturday, April 4, the day before Easter…
March 20, 2015

Man sustains head, pelvic injuries from MAX train crash

by Jodi Weinberger
Victim was transported to Legacy Emanuel Medical Center A man hit by a MAX train at Northeast 181st Avenue this morning, March 20, was transported to Legacy Emanuel Medical Center with non-life…

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FILE PHOTO - Gregory Geist
Mar 25, 2015

Gregory Geist appointed as director of Clackamas County Water…

by The Clackamas Review
Gregory Geist was appointed director of Clackamas County Water Environment Services on Monday following a nationwide recruitment. He had been serving since December as the third acting director…
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Highway 26 was closed from early Thursday morning until 9 p.m. the same day as the FBI investigated an explosion.
Mar 19, 2015

Explosion that killed Portland man near Rhododendron ruled a…

by Kylie Wray
Jeffrey Roger Williams was killed about 25 feet from Highway 26 Jeffrey Roger Williams, 24, of Portland, was killed in an explosion off Highway 26 near Rhododendron on Thursday, March 19. The…
Mar 19, 2015

Gresham police respond to murder-suicide of elderly couple

by Pamplin Media Group
An elderly couple — both in their late 80s — were found dead in their home Wednesday night, the apparent outcome of a murder suicide. Gresham Police were called at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday to…
Elizabeth Rachel Dove
Mar 19, 2015

Police suspect driver of making video with cellphone at time of…

by (none)
Elizabeth Rachel Dove indicted by grand jury on multiple counts. The driver in the collision that left three pedestrians injured at a crosswalk in front of Centennial High School on Jan. 15 was…
Mar 18, 2015

Mt. Hood college dedicates Yoshida Event Center on Sunday

by Carson, Teresa
Troutdale philanthropist couple donates $1 million to college The Mt. Hood Community College gymnasium was renamed the Yoshida Event Center in a formal ceremony Sunday attended by several…
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: CITY OF SANDY - Sandy Parks staff must replace the portable toilet in Meinig Memorial Park after it was set on fire Friday, March 6.
Mar 18, 2015

Unknown suspects set Meinig Park portable toilet aflame

by Kylie Wray
Incident marks second toilet arson in park in two years The city of Sandy once again must deal with the effects of arson after the portable toilet in Meinig Park was set on fire. Just after 7:20…
POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - Although Rainier Avenue is spelled correctly on its street sign, the street name was spelled Ranier on the subdivision plat.
Mar 18, 2015

Alert builder leads to fixing Rainier Avenue spelling

by Kylie Wray
Council 'renames' street as it appears on subdivision plat Future residents of Rainier Avenue now can expect the name of their street is spelled correctly in official government documents. On…
Mar 18, 2015

School briefs

by Kylie Wray
Firwood Elementary welcomes community to science fair Firwood Elementary School will hold its annual Science Fair from 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, March 19, at the school’s gym, 42900 S.E. Trubel…
Mar 18, 2015

City forum gets word out about extending urban renewal debt limit

by Kylie Wray
New plan to go before Urban Renewal Agency Following a public forum on Wednesday, March 11, the city of Sandy is ready to move forward with its plans to extend its urban renewal debt limit.…
Mar 18, 2015

Chamber seeks businesses' input on its future

by Kylie Wray
Changes at the Sandy Area Chamber provide leaders valuable guidance The Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce has experienced some changes over the past year, but the chamber’s leadership believes they…