Former lifeguard at Mt. Hood Community College accused of sexually abusing underage victims, Gresham police say
A former lifeguard at Mt. Hood Community College is accused of sexually abusing at least three underage victims while he worked at the school, officials said.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Killer strikes again, 70 yro woman dies, Nothing being done to stop the killing
We have a serial killer in the middle of our neighborhoods of Southeast Portland and no one is doing anything to stop it.
Gresham Police investigating shooting, witnesses report man hit by shots fired from car
At about 1:16 a.m. today a shooting outside a pub left one man injured, according to a Gresham Police press release.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Mt. Hood Express bus service celebrates expansion
Mt. Hood Express, previously known as the Mountain Express, will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony Monday, Dec. 16, to celebrate an expansion of service to Government Camp, Timberline Lodge and other locations on Mt.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Oregon City woman ejected from friend's car in Gresham, killed by passing sedan
An Oregon City woman ejected from a friend's car Wednesday night died after being struck by a passing motorist in Gresham.
Woman dead after crash in Gresham
GRESHAM, Ore. A woman is dead after a car accident in Gresham on Wednesday night.
The Newberg Graphic
Mt. Hood sets sights on hidden cosmos - Thursday, 12 December 2013 06:00
But now you don't have to pore through science textbooks or learn how to deal with a low-gravity environment to get a front seat on what astronauts see or, for that matter, what a space probe records.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
East County road projects seen as boon to area
Three transportation projects in east Multnomah County financed by $12 million in new federal funding could help drive thousands of new jobs to the area, backers say.
Police search for missing 9-year-old boy
Police are looking for a 9-year-old boy that they say ran away from home Tuesday night.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
TriMet bus vs. RV in Gresham: Who wins? Check out these photos
A few weeks ago, I wrote a column about the dangers of trying to save a few seconds in traffic by sneaking past TriMet buses making scheduled stops.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
My Father's House shelter wins big grant to help single mothers and their children
My Father's House, a Gresham homeless shelter and support center, won a $250,000 grant to help complete Stepping Stone apartments, which include 12 units meant specifically for single moms and their families.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Man, 86, missing; last seen in Gresham care home
Police asked for the public's help tracking down a missing man, 86, who was last seen at his adult foster care home in Gresham.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
An Evening at the Zimmerman House
Three generations of the Zimmerman family lived in the house, which was built in 1874 in the Fairview/Gresham area.
South County Spotlight
City drive adds 'center' to East Portland
A town center, a commercial hub on the scale of St. Johns or the Hollywood district, could give the area a "sense of place" that it now lacks, says Lori Boisen, district manager for the Division Midway Alliance, which is seeking to improve the area.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Rockwood native Josh Fuhrer leads urban renewal effort
Josh Fuhrer in Rockwood, where he grew up when it was an idyllic slice of suburbia he likens to Mayberry.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Zero fatalities along I-5 in Oregon, Washington over holiday weekend
Two people died in crashes on Oregon roads over the Thanksgiving weekend, the same number as last year, according to information released by state police Monday.
Robbers who spotted victims on Gresham MAX train - broke jaw - get some prison
Police released TriMet surveillance video showing three people who left a MAX train in Gresham, shortly before robbing two victims who also had been riding the train.
No holiday from road carnage and unsafe, illegal driving in Oregon
The Oregon State Police has posted the results from a focused enforcement mission over the Thanksgiving holiday.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Woman, 26, killed in Gresham rollover crash
GRESHAM, Ore. A 26-year-old woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash Sunday morning in Gresham, police said.