Riding around the world

Riding around the world

Sandy High junior to demonstrate horse-showing skills with U.S. team As Sandy’s Hayley...

Visitors join Sandy VFW members to honor fallen heroes

Memorial Day event pays tribute to soldiers Many of those walking to the Memorial Day ceremony...

June Sandy chamber exhibit to showcase multiple artists

June Sandy chamber exhibit to showcase multiple artists

Wy'east artists display their paintings at show The Wy’east Artisan’s Guild will show...

Sandy High thespians dramatize classic comedy to wrap up season

Sandy High thespians dramatize classic comedy to wrap up season

'You Can't Take It With You' provides light contrast from prior production To end their school...

Volunteers devote hands, hearts  to community garden

Volunteers devote hands, hearts to community garden

Nonprofit group nurtures salad ingredients for locals in need of food As Machel Heldstab and Bill...

Friendship on wheels

Friendship on wheels

Senior Center volunteers help elderly maintain independence Joyce Embery, an 88-year-old Damascus...

Sandy lauded as 10-year

Sandy lauded as 10-year "Tree City" for Arbor Day week

The city of Sandy was awarded for being recognized as a Tree City USA for 10 consecutive years. ...

Measuring disappointment

Measuring disappointment

Record-low snowpack likely to affect summer water supply After measuring the amount of snow...


Sandy's Latest News

May 30, 2015

Portland Police investigate shooting; one man in hospital

by Pamplin Media Group
Portland Police Bureau is investigating a shooting that occurred in the early morning hours of Saturday, May 30. At about 12:47 a.m. on Saturday, North Precinct and Gang Enforcement Team…
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 27, 2015

Adding ninth grade furthers growth of OTA's middle years program

by Kylie Wray
Oregon Trail gets ready to welcome ninth-graders With its plan to add ninth grade for the 2015-16 school year, Oregon Trail Academy is taking a big step in its mission to provide a complete…
May 27, 2015

News briefs

by Kylie Wray
Photography group sets outing at Meinig Park The Photography Group recently formed by the Sandy and Hoodland libraries will sponsor an outing to Meinig Park for their next meeting at 1 p.m. on…
May 27, 2015

Fire calls

by Kylie Wray
Sunday, May 10 12:36 a.m., motor vehicle accident, Southeast Bluff Road. 1:21 a.m., smoke detector malfunction, Orient Drive. 3:34 a.m., EMS call, Southeast Park Street. 7:51 a.m., EMS call,…
May 27, 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 - 11:05 p.m. Sunday, May 3,…
May 27, 2015

Young students show Wall Street prowess

by Kylie Wray
A team of four Oregon Trail School District students achieved third place in the elementary school division of the statewide Stock Market Game’s fall 2014 session, sponsored by the Oregon…
May 20, 2015

Crossing guards join mix of volunteer parade positions

by (none)
The Sandy Mountain Festival Parade faces an unprecedented need for volunteers as it approaches the 2015 event, scheduled for 7 p.m. July 9 on Pioneer Boulevard. In response to a request by the…
May 20, 2015

Villages leaders share idea for park at Dorman Center

by Kylie Wray
Community park vision includes nature trail, amphitheater The Villages at Mt. Hood leaders are hopeful Clackamas County officials will look positively on their idea for a community park on the…
May 20, 2015

Pit bull backers oppose breed ban

by Kylie Wray
Residents crowd meeting to express objections Residents sporting T-shirts stating “Blame the owner, not the breed,” and “My daughter is a pit bull,” converged on a Sandy City Council workshop…

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May 20, 2015

Villages to begin neighborhood watch

by Kylie Wray
Citizens hope to dissuade recurring property crimes At the Villages at Mt. Hood town hall meeting on Saturday, May 16, Sgt. Sean Collinson of the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office reported the…
May 20, 2015

Councilors OK new biennium budget

by Kylie Wray
Sandy City Councilors approved the city’s 2015-17 biennium budget on Monday, May 18. After adding an additional $6,200 to the council conference budget, raising it from $8,800 to $15,000,…
May 20, 2015

VFW observes Memorial Day with ceremony

by Kylie Wray
Monday, May 25, is Memorial Day. In honor of the holiday, the Veterans of Foreign Wars Sandy Post 4273 will host a public ceremony beginning at 11 a.m. Monday at the Fir Hill Cemetery in Sandy.…
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Nathan Marks visits the Marks Brothers Inc. fabricating facility in Boring.
May 20, 2015

Boring based metal fabricator receives small business award

by Kylie Wray
The Small Business Administration named Boring metal-fabricating business Marks Brothers Inc. Oregon’s 2015 Family-Owned Small Business of the Year. Nominated for the award by Clackamas…
POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - The old Riegelmanns building is being renovated by its owners, who hope to have two seperate businesses renting the space by the end of summer.
May 20, 2015

Pioneer Boulevard building owner prepares space for future…

by Kylie Wray
The owner of a building that housed the Sandy location of Riegelmann’s Appliance store until late 2005 is working to expand options for business owners in a growing community. Jody Argue, who…
May 20, 2015

Business briefs

by Kylie Wray
Clackamas company recognizes resident Jack Howk Plumbing and Rescue Rooter’s named Stacey Juden, a 13-year company veteran, as Employee of the Year. A Sandy resident for 10 years, Juden works as…
POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - New ADA-accessible stairwells sit at either end of the shallow area of Sandy Pool. The stairs were funded by a Clackamas County HEAL grant and matching funds raised by the Friends of Sandy Pool.
May 20, 2015

Nonprofit group continues effort to meet pool needs

by Kylie Wray
Friends of Sandy Pool group sets sights on city recreation campus After successfully funding new Americans with Disabilities Act-accessible equipment at the Olin Y. Bignall Aquatic Center, the…
May 20, 2015

School briefs

by Kylie Wray
Four SHS students to intern at Boeing manufacturing program Four excellent manufacturing students are taking the next step in their educations. Josh Gosnell, Jacob Gray, Kyle Sammons and Taylor…
May 20, 2015

News briefs

by Kylie Wray
Alzheimer’s Association class presented at center The Alzheimer’s Association will host an educational program from 1:30-3 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27, at the Sandy Senior Center. The Healthy…
May 20, 2015

Fire calls

by Kylie Wray
Sunday, May 3 12:15 a.m., EMS call, Southeast Langensand Road. 4:27 a.m., EMS call, Southeast Sandy Heights Street. 6:45 a.m., EMS call, Southeast Bluff Road. 7:17 a.m., EMS call, Southeast…