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We quizzed local officials: Do kids need to wear helmets?
Go to any park with skateboard facilities and you'll see plenty of kids without helmets, just like the 12-year-old boy seriously injured in a skateboarding accident on Saturday at a state park in Estacada.
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Explosion rocks restaurant; Wizer Block public hearing: Lake Oswego and West Linn news
An explosion and fire damaged Scratch, a downtown Lake Oswego restaurant, late July 19. No one was injured and the cause is under investigation.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Gresham Arts Festival saunters on with new name but same flavor as old Art Walk
Sharon Meeker vividly remembers the distressing email she received in January telling vendors that the Gresham Art Walk was folding because it had grown too large for its volunteers to manage.
Leslie headlines 2015 women's Hall of Fame class
In is photo taken in 2007, Oregon City High School basketball coach Brad Smith speaks to the crowd as he was honored at halftime of the the Oregon City vs Southridge High School game at the MLK Classic at the Rose Garden in Portland, Ore.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Clackamas Community College refers $90 million facilities bond to November ballot
If voters approve a $90 million bond measure, Clackamas Community College would spend some of the money to upgrade equipment and training for in high-demand careers, such as healthcare and engineering.
Egli questions salary survey
As mentioned last week in the Keizertimes , both Eppley got a 2.5 percent Cost of Living Adjustment increase, the same as other Keizer employees.
Plan to rezone Blue Heron mill site takes a small but significant step forward
George Heidgerken outside the front gate of the former Blue Heron paper mill in Oregon City.
Should TriMet merge bus lines with light rail?
TriMet will hold a series of public meetings this summer regarding the proposed changes to bus service upon the completion of the Portland-Milwaukie light-rail project in 2015.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Read my lips: CCC's $90M bond won't affect taxpayers
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 and to help rebuild the health-sciences building in North Clackamas? CCC's elected board members expressed their support for it Wednesday night, and they're ... (more)
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Oregon City retirees recount terror of man stealing puppy at gunpoint
Harpo, the puppy stolen during an armed robbery in 2012, was returned to his owners, James and Patricia Steele.
OC Library planning moves forward
An open house will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, for people to meet Oregon City's architects, contractors and project managers for the Carnegie Library's renovation and expansion.
Boston-Portland coin toss, Oregon City schools get high rating, colleges cut a deal (Oregon City news)
The Oregon City School District gets outstanding results given how little money it spends per student, according to a study by the Center for American Progress.
Where the 'wool hits the road'
Alpacas, lunch, yarn and wine - a day trip with The Traveling Ewe is all that and more.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Fair's past tumbles with old barn
The 108th annual Clackamas County Fairgrounds opens in August and for the first time in 90 years, its signature livestock barn with the saw-toothed roof won't be there.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Ten-thousand and counting. That's the number of North Clackamas and Oregon City middle school and more than 500 high school students who have learned and taught hands-only CPR since last fall.
Two cougar sightings reported in Oregon City
One woman reported that a cougar was lying the yard of her Harley Avenue home just after 8:30 p.m. Saturday, according to the Oregon City Police Department.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Soccer coach Joey Leonetti, charged with sex abuse, wants to question accuser at pre-trial hearing
An attorney for soccer coach Leonetti said the girl who accused him of sexual abuse has changed her story several times and that her account of events may have been influenced by others, including her parents.
Downtown Hillsboro business owners want to tax themselves, creating an 'economic improvement district'
Downtown Hillsboro business owners want to do what McMinnville and Oregon City have done -- create an economic improvement district.
Willamette Falls Symphony concert, "Philadelphia Story" and a garden party: Oregon City...
Tom Walton as C.K. Dexter Haven and Hillarie Putnam as Tracy Lord in "The Philadelphia Story" at Clackamas Repertory Theatre.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Clackamas County commissioners sign off on Gladstone library plan so it can go to November ballot
A sketch of the failed proposed $10 million library. Gladstone residents must now decide on a $6.4 million plan with no designs yet.