City launches new website

City launches new website

Revamped site focuses on improved navigation and multimedia and includes new logo and branding

A growing market

A growing market

Christmas tree wholesaler expects to see profits after decade-long dry spell

A cut above

A cut above

Self-serve Christmas tree farms offer memorable experiences for both owners and participants

Art for the holidays

Art for the holidays

Gallery's December show will feature multiple artists and focus on gifts

The magic of 'Fantastic Beasts' casts a spell around town

The magic of 'Fantastic Beasts' casts a spell around town

Estacada residents eager to see new film in 'Harry Potter' franchise

Shoeboxes of love

Shoeboxes of love

When parishioners at Clackamas Valley Baptist Church first found out about Operation Christmas...

The right choice

The right choice

Looking back, Vivian Parkinson is sometimes surprised at her decision to join the U.S. Army....

Journey through the Clackamas

Journey through the Clackamas

It’s been a good year for Spring chinook salmon in the Clackamas River. Officials from...

The haunting of the Springwater house

The haunting of the Springwater house

Thomas was born on Halloween, so it’s an eerie but fitting coincidence he lived in a haunted...

On the road to restoration

On the road to restoration

The Mt. Hood National Forest has many miles of roads less traveled, which is something several...

Landslide risk highest where disaster struck before

Landslide risk highest where disaster struck before

If a massive earthquake triggered landslides across Oregon, what would be the state’s...

Here comes the fungus

Here comes the fungus

Want to get the dirt on mushrooms? If so, add the fifth-annual Estacada Festival of the Fungus to...

Estacada bond attempts to break the 'mold'

Estacada bond attempts to break the 'mold'

In the depths of an unused classroom toward the back of Estacada High School, mold lurks on a...

Traveling on the 'Road to Success'

Traveling on the 'Road to Success'

When stepping inside of the Estacada’s School District’s new Road to Success program,...


Estacada's Latest News

OUTLOOK PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - A city of Gresham snow plow prepares to leave the citys operations center on Southeast Hogan Road Thursday morning.
December 07, 2016

Wintry blast invades Northwest Oregon

by Pamplin Media Group
East Multnomah County, Columbia gorge take brunt of high winds, snow, ice through tonight
December 15, 2016

Estacada prepares for winter storm

by Emily Lindstrand
Schools are closed today, and city will de-ice and plow roads as needed
December 08, 2016

Police log

by Emily Lindstrand
Officers recently filed reports on the following incidents in Estacada


FILE PHOTO - Ellen Whyte will return for another concert in Estacada, this time joined by fellow musicians Gene Houck and Jean-Pierre Garau. The trio will perform 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 11, at the Estacada library.
December 08, 2016

Holiday music, with a twist

by Emily Lindstrand
Ellen Whyte, Gene Houck and Jean-Pierre Garau will soon play at the Estacada Public Library
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Springwater Grange members Suzy Ramm and Jessie Jo Guttridge receive the  Distinguished Grange award from National Grange President Betsy Huber during the National Grange Convention held in Herndon, Va.
December 08, 2016

Springwater Grange honored at National Convention

by Emily Lindstrand
Organization honored by National Grange for their local community service, advocacy efforts
December 08, 2016

Around town

by Emily Lindstrand
Listing of local events, public meetings, support groups, library and community center activities
PAMPLIN MEDIA PHOTO: CHRISTOPHER KEIZUR - Each waterproof mat, which will help keep individuals warm and dry, is made by crocheting hundreds of plastic bags together.
December 03, 2016

Volunteers stitch together a small comfort for homeless students

by Christopher Keizur
Reynolds School District event weaves mats from recycled plastic bags to keep homeless students warm and dry.
December 01, 2016

News briefs

by Emily Lindstrand
City moves forward with new subdivision, Community Center hosts blood drive
December 01, 2016

Around town

by Emily Lindstrand
Listing of local events, public meetings, support groups, library and community center activities
December 01, 2016

Letter to the editor

by Contributor
Chamber of Commerce President thanks those involved with its community recognition event

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Dec 01, 2016

Estacada continues to expand

by Emily Lindstrand
PSU study estimates the city gained 70 residents in 2016
Dec 01, 2016

Cop log

by Emily Lindstrand
Officers recently filed reports on the following incidents in Estacada
Dec 01, 2016

Project discusses tech, humanity

by Emily Lindstrand
Conversation Project discussion is scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 13 at the Estacada library
Dec 01, 2016

Clackamas County sheriff's expenses projected to outpace income

by Peter Wong
Commissioners and public members consider implications of the five-year outlook presented to the county budget committee.
Nov 28, 2016

Beavercreek resident dies in car crash on Highway 211

by Emily Lindstrand
The deceased fled a parking lot after nearly crashing into a police car
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: LEE LAURITZEN - Lee Lauritzen will be the featured artist at the Estacada Winter Artisan Show. The show is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 2 and Saturday, Dec. 3.
Nov 24, 2016

The nature of painting

by Emily Lindstrand
California transplant will be featured at Estacada's Winter Artisan Show
Nov 24, 2016

Visit Estacada's retailers on Small Business Saturday

by Pamplin Media Group
The Spiral Gallery and Wade Creek House will offer specials
Nov 24, 2016

New Clackamas board members outline goals

by Peter Wong
First Tuesday in January begins new regime on county commission
Nov 24, 2016

Holiday bazaar supports outdoor school costs

by Emily Lindstrand
Event scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 10 at Clackamas River Elementary
Nov 24, 2016

News briefs

by Emily Lindstrand
Openings on county's traffic safety commission, details on Clackamas Repertory Theatre's holiday show