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Warm 'Boxed Wine' never sounded so good

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Independence Day in Estacada

Independence Day in Estacada

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Event draws regional llama lovers

Event draws regional llama lovers

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Looking forward to the Fourth

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by: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Young cancer survivor Mikey Miltenberger, center, walks in a past Relay for Life event. Mikey's mother, Brande, is the event chairwoman for the 2014 Estacada Relay for Life.
July 23, 2014

Walk for the cure

by Isabel Gautschi
Chances are you know someone or know someone who knows someone with cancer. “Everyone I know has had someone they know,” said Brande Miltenberger, who is organizing the Relay for Life event in…
by: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - The Springwater Presbyterian Church is turning 125-years-old. Kathy Scott is chairing the committee for the celebration happening Friday-Saturday July 19-20.
July 23, 2014

Springwater Presbyterian Church celebrates its Quasquicentennial

by Isabel Gautschi
Springwater Presbyterian Church is about to have a very big birthday. In honor of the church’s 125 years, the congregation is throwing a birthday party Saturday and Sunday, July 19-20, open to…
July 10, 2014

Around Town

by Isabel Gautschi
Around Town submissions Have an event you’d like to see in Around Town? Send a brief description via email of who, what, when, where and other relevant information to Isabel Gautschi at…
July 03, 2014

Around Town

by Isabel Gautschi
Around Town submissions Have an event you’d like to see in Around Town? Send a brief description via email of who, what, when, where and other relevant information to Isabel Gautschi at…
by: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - Estacada teen Lael Silver poses with her recently published fantasy novel: 'From the Adventures of Ellyora Greenleaf.'
July 02, 2014

Estacada teen pens fantasy novel

by Isabel Gautschi
Lael Silver may only be 14-years-old, but she’s already working on publishing her second book. Growing up, Silver loved “The Chronicles of Narnia” by C.S. Lewis. The concept of stumbling into a…
June 26, 2014

Around Town

by Isabel Gautschi
Around Town submissions Have an event you’d like to see in Around Town? Send a brief description via email of who, what, when, where and other relevant information to Isabel Gautschi at…
by: ESTACADA NEWS PHOTO: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - Lesel Ayers, a 2006 graduate of Estacada High School, is directing PAGE's production of The Ax of Murder.
June 25, 2014

PAGE to stage "The Ax of Murder"

by Isabel Gautschi
Apparently, “Macbeth” isn’t the only haunted play around. The Performing Arts Group of Estacada (PAGE) is preparing to stage the “Ax of Murder” in which several of the actors play actors…
June 19, 2014

Around Town

by Isabel Gautschi
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by: CONTRIBUTED - Superintendent Howard Fetz will retire June 30.
June 19, 2014

Fetz puts 15 years of district leadership into focus

by Isabel Gautschi
As Superintendent Howard Fetz prepares to retire from the Estacada School District, his 15 years in the district have given him a lot to look back on. “My role, as I saw it, was to hold the…
by: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - These smarties signed up for the Estacada Public Librarys summer reading program on Monday, June 6. Pictured from back left: Maggie Adamson, Bailey Lewis, Shelby Lewis and (front) Hadley Lewis.
June 18, 2014

Summer is for reading

by Isabel Gautschi
One hour into the kick-off party and more than 100 people had signed up for the Estacada Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. “Summer reading is a staple of libraries across the United…

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by: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - 'In comedy we dont care if youre black, white, purple, polka-dotted, gay-straight, bisexual, trisexual, Republican, conservative. As far as each other as all the comics go, we dont care! We only want to know one thing. Is he funny? Is she funny?' Comedian Mark Mustard Man Kikel said. 'Thats all that matters in comedy to other comedians. Is he funny?' Area comics celebrated Kikel for his 30 years in comedy with a roast on Thursday, June 5.
Jun 11, 2014

A roast to 30 years!

by Isabel Gautschi
The Copper Rooster was packed to standing room only and everyone was laughing at Mark “Mustard Man” Kikel’s expense. And in his honor. The Southeast Portland dive was the site of a roast…
by: CONTRIBUTED - 80th Birthday 
All are invited to celebrate David Stockner's 80th birthday from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, June 14, at Viewpoint Restaurant & Lounge, 20189 S. Springwater Road.
Jun 04, 2014

Around Town

by Isabel Gautschi
Around Town submissions Have an event you’d like to see in Around Town? Send a brief description via email of who, what, when, where and other relevant information to Isabel Gautschi at…
by: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - Jonathan Frakes is directing the third episode of 'The Librarians.' He observes from the director's chair in the Estacada Public Library on Monday, May 19. Frakes is renowned for his role as Cmdr. Riker in 'Star Trek: The Next Generation.'
May 27, 2014

Estacada goes Hollywood: 'The Librarians' film in town

by Isabel Gautschi
Rebecca Romijn, Christian Kane star in scenes in Estacada Public Library Jonathan Frakes bounds about the set stirring up ever bigger reactions from the costumed extras. Frakes is directing the…
by: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - Sandy/Estacada Police Chief Kim Yamashita and Officer Bill Wetherbee shake hands with citizenship award recipients at Clackamas River Elementary on Monday, May 19.
May 27, 2014

Clackamas River Elementary celebrates citizenship

by Isabel Gautschi
Sandy/Estacada Police Chief Kim Yamashita and Officer Bill Wetherbee paid a visit to Clackamas River Elementary, but not because anyone was in trouble. Quite the contrary. The two attended an…
May 27, 2014

Around Town

by Estacada News
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by: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - The 31st Annual Upper Clackamas Whitewater Festival was held May 17-18.
May 27, 2014

Adrenaline junkies attack river during annual Whitewater Festival

by Isabel Gautschi
Annual event brings out competitors and onlookers alike The 31st annual Upper Clackamas Whitewater Festival drew its share of adrenaline junkies. Kayakers, rafters, stand-up paddlers and…




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