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  1. Updated flood maps for the Lower Columbia Sandy Watershed to be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 |

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency has issued preliminary maps showing revisions to the 100-year floodplain along the Sandy River, Salmon River, Zigzag River and neighboring creeks. Clackamas County invites the public to learn about and discuss these draft flood map revisions at an open house at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, July 12, at the Mt.


  2. Sandy business owner says arrested bookkeeper nearly cost her the companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 |

    An online business based in Sandy nearly went bankrupt last year before police arrested its bookkeeper on embezzlement charges, the owner said. Deborah Mapes-Stice, who has owned Trail Pals for 13 years, said she hired someone who appeared qualified but she noticed problems within the first week of her employment.


  3. Clackamas County clerk apologizes for missing ballotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | The Courier Mailer

    Clackamas County Clerk Sherry Hall has apologized for her office's overlooking a box containing 341 ballots on election night, May 17. The ballots have since been added to measure and race tallies and did not affect any outcomes, according to the county. ) Clackamas County Clerk Sherry Hall apologized Friday after elections officials announced that a box containing 341 ballots - including some from Multnomah and Washington counties - was found during a final inventory of election equipment.


  4. Clackamas River's shift to summer began earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 |

    The Clackamas River , a cold-water highway for returning salmon and steelhead, sweltered instead last weekend under record high temperatures. They drew an additional, albeit early, seasonal return to the river - rafts, canoes, inner tubes, pop tarts , even an air mattress or two pushed the river's fish aside, hovering beneath the region's premier floating playground.


  5. Sandy, Milwaukie students win Clackamas County safe driving media contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 |

    Nearly 150 high school students in Clackamas County entered the county's Posters and Coasters Safe Driving Media Contest, and the top three winners represent Sandy High School and the Milwaukie Academy of the Arts. The contest, sponsored by the Clackamas County Drive to Zero program , is designed to help students learn about the importance of safe driving.


  6. Sandy High School students may win $50,000 for arts, get their shoe designs printed by...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 |

    A group of students at Sandy High School may net $50,000 for their arts program. Just as cool: that win would come with the distinction of having their shoe designs produced by Vans.


  7. Clackamas County ballot measures: Voters support 911 bond, road maintenance taxRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 |

    Clackamas County voters on Tuesday approved county leaders' requests for money to upgrade a decrepit 911 system and let them know that, at some point in the future, they'd be open to a gas tax. Here's a look at how Clackamas County residents who cast ballots this primary season weighed in on five of the county's higher-profile issues, according to partial returns.


  8. Editorial board hands bullhorn to angry dog owners: Letters to the EditorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | The Oregonian

    Dogs in Metro parks: The editorial board's campaign to open Metro natural areas to dogs is both uninformed and uninformative. The board has handed the bullhorn to angry dog owners, and that will surely create some pressure to change the policy, but it has failed to mention, in its abundant column inches devoted to this issue, a few important points.


  9. Call for Citizen ScientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 |

    The Pacific Northwest Invasive Plant Council, a non-profit conservation organization, is hosting two FREE workshops to train citizens to identify important invasive plants. Join a regional volunteer effort to detect and eradicate invasive plant species! In just 2.5 hours of your time, you will learn how to identify priority invasive plants and how to record basic data.


  10. 'Gold Rush' special remembers 'Grandpa' John Schnabel, who grew up in Klamath FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 |

    The hit Discovery show "Gold Rush" pays tribute tonight to the late John Schnabel, who viewers of the show knew as the "Grandpa" of young miner Parker Schnabel. According to Discovery, Schnabel, 96, died in his sleep on March 18. In a statement, Schnabel's family said, "We couldn't have asked for a better father, grandfather and overall family man.


  11. Sandy Ridge Trail System about to get even more 'super awesome'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 |

    British Columbia mountain bikers David Shaw and Henry Fitzgerald wrapped up a week of warm-weather cycling in California a few days ago and headed back north. Along the way, though, there was one last stop to make in Oregon - the Sandy Ridge Trail System .


  12. John Schnabel, 'Grandpa' of 'Gold Rush,' dies at age 96Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 |

    John Schnabel, who "Gold Rush" viewers came to know as young miner Parker Schnabel's beloved "Grandpa," has died at age 96, according to multiple reports. In a statement to People magazine, t he Schnabel family said, "We couldn't have asked for a better father, grandfather and overall family man."


  13. 17 TV reality show stars you (probably) didn't know were from OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 |

    Oregonians love to scoff at TV reality shows. So why do we keep seeing people with Oregon ties turning up on "The Bachelor" , "American Idol," "The Voice," "Top Chef," and more? Here's a look at 17 examples of Oregonians who achieved reality-show fame.


  14. Can 'Gold Rush' miner Todd Hoffman strike it rich in Oregon?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 |

    Todd Hoffman, center, of Sandy, Oregon, is returning to Oregon for "Gold Rush" Season 7. Hoffman, pictured with his son, Hunter, left, and father, Jack, right, will move his crew from the Yukon to Baker County. "Gold Rush" Season 6 ended with yet another twist, courtesy of mining boss Todd Hoffman.


  15. Justin Bieber is not moving to Sandy, OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 |

    Justin Bieber delivers a medley at the 58th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Monday, Feb. 15, 2016. The rumor started on a website called Mckenzie Post , which claimed the pop star had shared the news in an interview with Us Weekly.


  16. Second-guessing is the bane of hunters and anglersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 |

    Anglers and hunters live with this reality every time we leave a warm bed and patient spouse at 3 a.m. I'm hunting alone Sunday in a field where partners and I scored nine large western Canada geese on Saturday. One eye is on far fewer geese than the day before, passing well out of range; those led by survivors carefully skirt the field.


  17. Hepatitis A vaccine clinic set for tonight in SandyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 |

    Clackamas County Public Health and other partners will offer a vaccine clinic tonight for those who may have been exposed to Hepatitis A recently at a Sandy theater. The clinic will be held at the Legacy Medical Group-Firwood Clinic, located at 36860 Industrial Way in Sandy, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. People are requested to not arrive prior to 6:30 p.m. to allow the clinic to continue to operate normal business hours.


  18. Hepatitis A vaccines available at Legacy Medical Group's Firwood clinic in Sandy this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 |

    Clackamas County Public Health, in partnership with Adventist Health, Providence Health & Services and Legacy Medical Group, will offer a vaccine clinic for those who may have been exposed to Hepatitis A recently at a Sandy theater. No one will be turned away for their inability to pay.


  19. Dozens call about possible hepatitis A exposure at Sandy CinemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 |

    School-aged children in Oregon are likely already immunized against hepatitis A because the state requires vaccination through seventh-grade. They're among hundreds who might have been infected.


  20. Sandy moviegoers potentially exposed to hepatitis A; no continued public riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 |

    A micrograph shows interface hepatitis. Clackamas County health officials said Friday, Feb. 19, 2016, that an employee of the Sandy Cinema may have exposed moviegoers to hepatitis A over four days in February.


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