Before going 'Wild,' heed advice of couple who hiked Pacific Crest Trail

Before going 'Wild,' heed advice of couple who hiked Pacific Crest Trail

Perhaps you’ve read Cheryl Strayed’s book “Wild.” Or maybe you saw the movie....

HISTORIC TRACTION

HISTORIC TRACTION

Last stop before feds? Heritage commission to focus on Willamette Falls plan for state - The...

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...

Fighting to save a life

Fighting to save a life

Six-year-old Ethan Waddell of incorporated Milwaukie has MPS1 (Hurler syndrome), a rare,...

OCPD's best in blue recognized

OCPD's best in blue recognized

Police Chief Jim Band calls out officers for 'great' work in force - The Oregon City Police...

Oregon City man arrested for murdering his wife

Oregon City man arrested for murdering his wife

An Oregon City man has been arrested for allegedly murdering his wife last month. Raymond Joseph...

Talented dancers head to fall championship

Talented dancers head to fall championship

Rex Putnam High School’s Royal Crowns tore up the Clackamas High School main gym this month...

Orange Line's GOLDEN SPIKE

Orange Line's GOLDEN SPIKE

Crews last week welded the final section of rail for the Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail Transit...


Oregon City's Latest News

Photo Credit: CCSO - Photos of the store damage and surveillance stills of the crime and suspect Jeep. Tips are sought.
January 29, 2015

Tips sought in Jeep-smash burglary at Clackamas Promenade

by The Clackamas Review
At approximately 7:30 am on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, Clackamas County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to an alarm at the Verizon store at the Clackamas Promenade. The alarm company had…
Photo Credit: PHOTO BY: SHAWNDA HORN - Terri-Lee Blue presents a check Friday to officers Dan Shockley and Bill Horton, and their dogs Flint and Mac.
January 29, 2015

Girl Scout raises $1,000 for OCPD's canine unit

by Raymond Rendleman
Terri-Lee Blue completed her Silver Award for a project as a Cadette Girl Scout by raising $1,000 for the Oregon City Police Department's K-9 unit. Inspired by a dog that was killed by a suspect…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Elkabees Coffee Haus on Sunnyside Road allows Jake Thiessen (from left), Sierra Amanda Bish and Blake Dunbar to be filmed after-hours in 'Wrapped.'
January 29, 2015

Award-winning filmmakers plan screening

by Raymond Rendleman
Students from North Clackamas’ award-winning Sabin-Schellenberg Broadcasting class “hired” actors from Clackamas High School to play many of the roles for their latest production. Directed and…
January 28, 2015

Free money? Yes, just set aside your first $1,000!

by Raymond Rendleman
If someone told you that many Clackamas County residents qualify to have the state of Oregon give them $3 for every $1 they put in their savings account, you’d probably think it was a scam.…
Photo Credit: PHOTO COURTESY: OREGON STATE POLICE - Troopers responded to a vehicle vs. bicycle crash on McLoughlin Boulevard on Monday evening.
January 28, 2015

OC man survives crash on McLoughlin

by KOIN Local 6
Oregon State Police are investigating a bicycle-versus-vehicle crash that occurred on Highway 99E (McLoughlin Boulevard) near the Bomber Restaurant on Monday evening. A man dressed in dark…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Pianist Paul Barnes
January 28, 2015

Barnes to give free concert in OC

by The Clackamas Review
Pianist Paul Barnes, longtime champion of the piano music of Philip Glass and Joan Tower, will perform at Clackamas Community College at noon Friday, Jan. 30, in the LeRoy Anderson Band Room,…
Photo Credit: PHOTO COURTESY: SHAMROCK NEWS/ROWE MIDDLE SCHOOL - Rowe Middle School eighth-grader Samantha Haack with her novella 'The Devil in Skinny Jeans.'
January 28, 2015

School notes: Fundraisers support education; new programs; etc.

by Raymond Rendleman
Backpack Buddies receives donations Recently the Oregon City Backpack Buddies program received $5,000 from Windermere Stellar and $1,000 from the Sodexo Foundation. Backpack Buddies provides…
January 28, 2015

GSD seeks two for school administrative posts

by Raymond Rendleman
The Gladstone School District is casting a wide net in its search for top-caliber candidates for two key administrative positions: a director of early learning at the Gladstone Center for…
Photo Credit: PHOTO COURTESY: CCHS - Wool sorters work in Oregon City in this historic photo from 1918.
January 28, 2015

OC museums announce exhibit lineup

by Roxandra Pennington
Just as birds return a bit before spring, new volunteer-designed exhibits return to the Clackamas County Historical Society, with opening events the first two weeks of February in Oregon City.…
Photo Credit: PHOTO COURTESY: MPD - Russell Halverson's motorcycle is pictured after the fatal crash.
January 27, 2015

Motorcyclist dies after Milwaukie crash

by The Clackamas Review
Police announced this week that 42-year-old motorcyclist Daniel Graham later died from critical injuries sustained during a crash in Milwaukie. Graham was immediately taken to OHSU trauma center…

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Jan 27, 2015

$20M returned to taxpayers with refinancing

by The Clackamas Review
2006 school bond transforms facilities in North Clackamas Community support for a bond proposal that transformed North Clackamas schools in 2006 has now brought an added dividend to taxpayers:…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF OCPD - Oregon City police say a 54-year-old woman in a white Ford Explorer was shot during a rolling domestic dispute when she tried to get away from her husband, who was driving a Ford pickup. The woman was treated at OHSU for gunshot wounds. Her husband is also being treated at another hospital for a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Jan 26, 2015

Rolling domestic disturbance leaves wife wounded, husband dead

by Pamplin Media Group
A husband-and-wife domestic disturbance rolled through Oregon City streets Monday afternoon, leaving both people with gunshot wounds. Oregon City police said the incident began at about 1:48…
Photo Credit: CCSO - Miller
Jan 28, 2015

Oak Grove warned about release of dangerous sex offender

by Raymond Rendleman
Clackamas County warned the community last week that dangerous sex offender Michael W. Miller, 44, is planning to stay at Your Host Motel, 13222 S.E. McLoughlin Blvd., Unit 7, upon his release…
Jan 25, 2015

Get involved: Serve on a county advisory board or panel

by The Clackamas Review
Clackamas County commissioners are seeking citizen volunteers to fill new vacancies on three Clackamas County Advisory Boards and Commissions. A person knowledgeable in human resources and…
Photo Credit: OCPD - Porter
Jan 23, 2015

OCPD: Wanted shooter escapes quick police response

by The Oregon City News
UPDATE: Suspect turns himself in Friday morning Oregon City police Friday morning were still looking for a suspected shooter who apparently fled out a downstairs side door of the home as…
Jan 22, 2015

Man falls to death off Goat Mountain cliff

by Peggy Savage
A man fell to his death off a 230-foot cliff on Goat Mountain southeast of Colton early Thursday morning. Crews from Molalla Fire District and the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office search and…
Jan 22, 2015

Classroom space offered in OC

by Raymond Rendleman
Three Rivers Gallery & Gifts recently began booking class and workshop rental space in Oregon City at 502 7th St. Cherilyn SunRidge, spokeswoman for the Three Rivers Artist Guild nonprofit that…
Photo Credit: CITY OF MILWAUKIE - Lisa Batey
Jan 28, 2015

Mayoral resignation causes political stir in Milwaukie

by Raymond Rendleman
Usually a city’s council president just fills in running meetings when the mayor can’t attend, but when there’s suddenly no mayor, the position takes on an increased level of importance — and…
Jan 21, 2015

Low-cost dog licensing, spay/neuter services offered in Clackamas

by The Clackamas Review
Clackamas County Dog Services is partnering with Good Neighbor Vet to offer low-cost vaccine, exam and microchipping clinics from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. every fourth Saturday at 13141 S.E. Highway…
Photo Credit: FILE PHOTO - In 2013, Milwaukie police officer Crystal Hill herded some goats to safety after the kids were reportedly running amok near 51st Avenue and Southeast King Road.
Jan 21, 2015

Hill named Milwaukie's Officer of Year

by Raymond Rendleman
Milwaukie High School Resource Officer Crystal Hill will be named the city’s Police Officer of the Year at an awards banquet next month, Chief Steve Bartol announced last week. Bartol said one…




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