Pet Show draws entrants of all breeds and sizes

Pet Show draws entrants of all breeds and sizes

Nearly 80 people showed up to participate and watch the animals Kids of all ages gathered behind...

Action Center shifts focus  to food-based mission

Action Center shifts focus to food-based mission

n Some are upset about recent changes n Center says it remains committed to serving the most...

Phone survey to gauge public opinion on pool

Phone survey to gauge public opinion on pool

Idea of a recreation campus will be brought up in survey The next big step to deciding the future...

Sandy Council takes e-cigs out of hands of children

Sandy Council takes e-cigs out of hands of children

-  City Council makes the decision to ban the product for use by anyone younger than 18 The city...

Save the museum

Save the museum

Sandy Historical Museum asks for funds to replace depleted savings After nearly seven years of...

Mt. Hood Forest office site of protester's efforts

Mt. Hood Forest office site of protester's efforts

Bark rallies for halt in Jazz thinning project Nearly 85 people gathered outside the Mt. Hood...

Art students win $10,000 for program

Art students win $10,000 for program

A skateboard design will send four students to New York “In 2006, a judge ruled that Big...

One of the couples at the center of lawsuit  over same-sex marriage met in Sandy

One of the couples at the center of lawsuit over same-sex marriage met in Sandy

Hearing on Oregon's ban to take place Wednesday, May 14 Deanna Geiger and Janine Nelson are...

Sandy cast hopes to put their audience at their seat's edge

Sandy cast hopes to put their audience at their seat's edge

-  Play 'Elephant's Graveyard' tells a gripping and historic story At a dress rehearsal Monday,...

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July 22, 2014

Class of 1984 celebrates at McMenamin's

by Kylie Wray
The Sandy High School class of 1984 is holding its 30-year reunion this Saturday, July 26. The reunion is from 6-11 p.m. at the McMenamin’s Edgefield ballroom, 2126 S.W. Halsey St., in…
July 19, 2014

Update: Multnomah County Sheriff's Office investigating body…

by Pamplin Media Group
On Friday July 18, 2014 at approximately 4:20 p.m. Multnomah County Sheriff's Office River Patrol deputies responded to the Sandy River after a day hiker reported seeing what he thought was a…
July 16, 2014

Bureau of Land Management visits Sandy Ridge

by Kylie Wray
Trailhead the site of Conservation Fund's 50th anniversary event The Sandy Ridge Mountain Bike Trail System was host to U.S. and Oregon state officials the afternoon of Tuesday, July 8, to…
July 19, 2014

Sen. Thomsen avoids negative tactics by knocking on doors

by Kylie Wray
Thomsen visits neighborhoods in Sandy, Gresham In the sweltering summer heat on Tuesday, July 8, Sen. Chuck Thomsen toted a stack of election fliers and an orange flavored Gatorade while he…
July 17, 2014

Read my lips: CCC's $90M bond won't affect taxpayers

by Raymond Rendleman
Will you support Clackamas Community College’s $90 million bond measure to build a Industrial/Technical Learning Center and DeJardin Science Addition in Oregon City for various skilled trades…
July 17, 2014

CCC, Oregon Tech sign reverse transfer agreement

by The Clackamas Review
More students in Oregon will have the opportunity to be credited with an associate's degree while earning a bachelor's degree through a new "Reverse Transfer" agreement, signed last week between…
by: CREDIT: PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP:  JOHN SCHRAG - This 1938 Alfa Romeo got a lot of attention Saturday morning on Main Street Forest Grove, where a parade of classic cars set out for a Vineyard Driving Tour as part of the weekend festivities surrounding the  Forest Grove Concours d’Elegance.
July 19, 2014

Classic cars converge in Oregon

by John Schrag
You can see more than 300 stunning automobiles in Forest Grove on Sunday If you see some head-turning cars around the Portland area this weekend, don’t be surprised. The Forest Grove Concours…
by: SANDY POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - The hobby shop carries RC planes, cars, copters, boats and the parts to fix them.
July 16, 2014

Remodeled Mad Dogz hopes to reach community

by Kylie Wray
Mad Dogz owner Mike McKay hopes neighboring business will bring customers A local business that serves a niche population is looking to expand its customer base. Mike McKay and his wife Kathy…
by: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Rose City Hot Club played at last years Wine in the Woods Festival.
July 16, 2014

Summer Sounds offers wine, music at Meinig

by Kylie Wray
Wine in the Woods features jazz music and local vendors The Sandy Summer Sounds concert series begins with the Wine in the Woods Festival. The festival will be held from 5-9 p.m. Sunday, July…
July 16, 2014

Sandy Fire hires first female firefighter, promotes captains

by Kylie Wray
Jason McKinnon and Scott Howland are now division chiefs The Sandy Fire District is making some changes. In addition to promoting two career captains to division chiefs, the department has hired…

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Jul 16, 2014

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by Kylie Wray
Mt. Hood author joins Northwest Book Festival Mt. Hood area author Heather L. Nelson will participate in the sixth annual Northwest Book Festival from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 26, in…
by: POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - Laynes doll making class will allow kids to make and keep three different types of dolls, including soft felt dolls, and colorful wood elves.
Jul 16, 2014

Layne teaches small muscle development through sewing

by Kylie Wray
Doll making is available this summer through the Community Center Brightwood resident Linda Layne is fulfilling one of her childhood dreams while also teaching children. This summer, Layne is…
Jul 12, 2014

McIntyre takes over Sandy Library from Scarth

by Kylie Wray
Michigan born librarian hopes to improve library Bringing experience from both sides of the country, the library’s new director admires Sandy’s small collection and hopes to improve it further.…
Jul 12, 2014

November election preparation begins

by Kylie Wray
Citizens can now file for candidacy in the 2014 City Council Election The City of Sandy Council Elections will take place in November 2014. Four positions will be on the ballot for election:…
Jul 12, 2014

Fire district to help solve Sandy's parking problem

by Kylie Wray
A memorandum of understanding now links entities Sandy has a problem with parking violations on private drives. To make matters more frustrating, citizens don’t know who to turn to for…
by: POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY  - 2014 Sandy Mountain Festival Parade Grand Marshall: Sandy High Robotics
Jul 16, 2014

Mt. Hood Cleaners wins 'best use of theme'

by Kylie Wray
Marching band earns Darrell Dempster Memorial Award Starting Tuesday night, July 8, dozens of taped-off lawn chairs began to line Pioneer Boulevard in anticipation of the Sandy Mountain Festival…
Jul 12, 2014

Sandy's smallest parade happened Friday

by Kylie Wray
Dozens of enthusiastic kids showed up to strut their stuff The Sandy Mountain Festival Kids Parade went off without a hitch. Dozens of excited kids and their families gathered in front of Sandy…
Jul 10, 2014

Dust off your fans, the heat is coming

by Pamplin Media Group
Temperatures in metro area could hit 100 Weather expert Steve Pierce says the Portland area, and the Pacific Northwest, should prepare for brutal heat in the coming week. "The Pacific Northwest…
by: POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - Kids were able to decorate their bikes with streamers, ribbons and flowers before their races.
Jul 10, 2014

Petite bikers race in the heat for Mountain Fest

by Kylie Wray
The Bike Derby was held Thursday morning Youngsters of all ages brought their bikes to the 2014 Sandy Mountain Festival Bike Derby on the morning of Thursday, July 10 at the Cedar Ridge Middle…
by: POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - As close to home as you can get, Sandys Tickle Creek Trail is home to the Lost Ladybug.
Jul 09, 2014

Treasure hunting through the trees

by Kylie Wray
- Letterboxing offers an enhancement to Sandy area hiking The Pacific Northwest is a great place to hike. With plenty of challenging terrain, beautiful scenery and temperatures that don’t…