Students sing the blues

Students sing the blues

For months, singer Ellen Whyte has been working with students as artist-in-residence at Estacada...

Job Corps students install signs, clean up graffitti

Job Corps students install signs, clean up graffitti

Timber Lake Job Corps students got some hands-on experience while at the same time helping out...

Board names Stephenson as Estacada's next superintendent

Board names Stephenson as Estacada's next superintendent

The school board announced today that it has selected Marla M. Stephenson to be the next...

Sandy-based group advocates for hatchery

Sandy-based group advocates for hatchery

Ending a two-year lawsuit, federal Circuit Court Judge Ancer Haggerty made a ruling that would...

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by: CONTRIBUTED - City leaders and community members gather around River Market & Deli owner Zack Simpson for a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Monday, April 7.
April 18, 2014

News Briefs

by Isabel Gautschi
Community gathers for ribbon cutting Citizens and city leaders gathered to celebrate the new owners of the freshly remodeled River Market & Deli (formerly Bargain Depot) with a ribbon cutting…
April 17, 2014

Estacada Development Association plans downtown cleanup

by Isabel Gautschi
The Estacada Development Association is looking for volunteers and financial sponsors for the 2014 Downtown Clean-up. Volunteers will meet 9 a.m. Saturday, April 26, at the City Hall back…
April 16, 2014

City Council just says 'no' to marijuana dispensaries

by Isabel Gautschi & Pamplin Media Group Staff
The Estacada City Council has banned the operation of any medical marijuana facility within city limits. In March, medical marijuana dispensaries became legal in Oregon as a result of…
April 16, 2014

Curt Steininger resigns from City Council

by Isabel Gautschi
Curt Steininger has resigned from the Estacada City Council. At his request, Councilor Michele Conditt read Steininger’s resignation letter during the council meeting Monday, April 14.…
by: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - Marla M. Stephenson has been selected as the next superintendent of the Estacada School District.
April 16, 2014

Stephenson described as fierce advocate for students

by Isabel Gautschi
Board selects Stephenson as district leader The school board has selected Marla M. Stephenson as the next superintendent of the Estacada School District. The board made the announcement via…
April 14, 2014

Judge won't reconsider ruling against Ann Rule

by Mara Stine
A judge in Washington state has denied a motion to reconsider a February ruling that dismissed Ann Rule's defamation case against an Eagle Creek man who criticized the revered true-crime author…
April 14, 2014

Police Log

by Estacada News
Information for this column comes from Sandy Police Department public records. The Sandy Police Department provides service in Estacada. Officers recently filed reports on the following…
April 16, 2014

Fire Calls

by Estacada News
The information for this column comes from Estacada Rural Fire District 69 public records. Employees and volunteers recently responded to the following incidents. Fire personnel provided…
April 12, 2014

Fire Calls

by Estacada News
The information for this column comes from Estacada Rural Fire District 69 public records. Employees and volunteers recently responded to the following incidents. Fire personnel provided…
April 11, 2014

News Briefs

by Isabel Gautschi
Recreational opportunities continue at reservoir Despite the temporary closure of Promontory Park marina and store, North Fork Reservoir is open for recreational activity. A boat ramp that is…

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Apr 10, 2014

DEA searches Estacada residence

by Isabel Gautschi
Concerned citizens reported heavy law enforcement presence at an address near Southeast Divers Road and Southeast Tumala Mountain Road in Estacada for several hours earlier today. Clackamas…
Apr 10, 2014

Clackamas County debate light on substance

by Raymond Rendleman
Facts? What facts? If you wanted a summary of the issues facing Clackamas County, you shouldn’t have attended the debate among commissioner candidates Thursday in Happy Valley. Sponsored by the…
Apr 10, 2014

Damascus lawsuits challenge election outcome

by Beverly Corbell
As the city of Damascus deals with fallout from sanctions from the state for not filing a comprehensive growth plan, resident Chris Hawes continues his legal action to disincorporate the city.…
Apr 09, 2014

Travelers come to take a Bite out of Mt. Hood

by Kylie Wray
Using the machines set up in his shop, Patrick Bullard builds one-of-a-kind pieces of metal artwork, including lawn and home decorations and commemorative displays. “My wife says I’m going to…
by: ESTACADA NEWS PHOTO: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - Sean D. Gallagher
Apr 09, 2014

Superintendent: Search narrowed to three finalists

by Isabel Gautschi
The search for the next superintendent for the Estacada School District has been narrowed from a pool of 25 applicants to three finalists. Sean D. Gallagher, Scott L. Reed and Marla M.…
Apr 09, 2014

Community reacts to Ludlow comments

by Raymond Rendleman
Opposition to Savas, Bernard surprises observers of Clackamas County politics It’s an unspoken rule of politics: Local elected officials don’t usually oppose the re-election campaigns of members…
Apr 09, 2014

County board to hold second marijuana hearing

by Raymond Rendleman
The Clackamas County Board of Commissioners is moving forward to adopt an ordinance to set a moratorium at least until May 1, 2015, on the operation of medical marijuana dispensaries. During the…
Apr 09, 2014

Bates responds to 'smears' as race heats up

by Beverly Corbell
Steve Bates, who’s running for Clackamas County commissioner, says his opponent, incumbent Jim Bernard, has stooped to “lies and name-calling” in their race for the Position 5 commissioner’s…
Apr 09, 2014

Joe Cotter kiosk dedication

by Isabel Gautschi
A kiosk dedication in honor of beloved muralist and Estacada resident Joe Cotter will be held 4 p.m. Friday, April 18, in front of the Joe Buckman Community Mural on Plaid Pantry’s south-facing…
Apr 06, 2014

Fire Calls

by Estacada News
Information for this column comes from Estacada Rural Fire District 69 public records. Employees and volunteers recently responded to the following incidents. Fire personnel provided additional…




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