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2 hrs ago | The Oregonian
A man charged with smuggling a razor into the Clackamas County Courthouse took a stab at defending himself Monday before pleading guilty.
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6 hrs ago | The Oregonian
The Oregon Zoo's Condors of the Columbia exhibit , scheduled to open to the public on May 24, now houses three of the jumbo-sized birds.
10 hrs ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte
ESTACADA, Ore. A Washington woman said she was attacked by a duck with "abnormally dangerous propensities" and is seeking $275,000 in damages, according to court documents obtained by kgw.com.
14 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
Fired in 2012 from Water Environment Services of Clackamas County after blowing the whistle on the director of the department, Dan Henninger is still out of work.
Clackamas County Dog Services is offering a 75 percent discount on adoption fees for dogs ages six years and older through Saturday, May 3. Tamara Moxon, assistant manager of dog services, says that, although puppies get most of the attention, there are some real advantages to adopting a senior dog.
In this combo made from photos taken Jan. 21, 2014, left, and Nov. 6, 2013, and supplied by the Clackamas County Sheriff's office shows Kelly Vern Swodoba.
Elissa Gertler is a long-time veteran of Portland-area land use planning with a resume that includes stints with the Clark County Homebuilders Association to the Portland Development Commission , Clackamas County and most recently, Metro.
OREGON CITY FACELIFT : Oregon City is spending $4.4 million to a upgrade short stretch of McLoughlin Boulevard that serves as the town's front door.
Clackamas County Sheriff Craig Roberts said a federal court ruling has forced jailers to release suspected undocumented immigrants who aren't facing criminal charges.
Sgt. Neil Hennelly, West Linn Police Department spokesman, said a Tualatin police officer stopped a motorcyclist shortly before 8:30 a.m. on Interstate 205 north near the Stafford Road exit .
A total of 13 Oregon counties and more than 100 towns and cities have passed moratoriums banning the pot shops since a law allowing the dispensaries took effect March 1. More than 30 other local governments are considering similar measures.
A Milwaukie woman has been charged with assault in a motel shooting last week that sent her husband to the hospital.
Damascus residents stuffed themselves into Clackamas County Circuit Court Judge Deanne Darling's small courtroom Tuesday, April 15, in Oregon City, filling the chairs, sitting on the floor and steps and lining the corridor outside.
Ezekiel Kirk Stroschein, 38, was lodged into the Clackamas County Jail on charges of first-degree burglary, first-degree theft, unauthorized use of a vehicle and methamphetamine and a parole violation.
Hank Brown wants out of Damascus. So do Jim Syring, Bruce Kayser, Jerry Schofield, Trish Voss, Don Hanna, Lowell Patton and many more.