Water erodes cultural differences

Water erodes cultural differences

Mt. Hood swim instructors visit Maldives to help raise awareness of island habitat and protect...

Boring honors Dull with annual party Aug. 9

Boring honors Dull with annual party Aug. 9

Boring will again honor its state-recognized pairing with Dull, Scotland, with a community social...

Canines and competitions and colors . . . oh my!

Canines and competitions and colors . . . oh my!

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The small hands that feed others

The small hands that feed others

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by: OUTLOOK PHOTO: JIM CLARK - Molly McGraw, a junior from Grant High School, left, and Andrea Dennis, a junior from La Salle Catholic College Preparatory, watch an endoscopic view from a camera they inserted into a diseased human heart. They are being helped by lab tech Jared Monnette.
July 29, 2014

Anatomy class, up close

by Lisa K. Anderson
Saturday Academy students visit MedCure's cadaver lab in East Portland Brains and hearts and knees, oh my! Sixteen Saturday Academy classmates learned about human anatomy firsthand at MedCure…
by: OUTLOOK PHOTO: JIM CLARK - This is Larry Muck of Troutdale and the 1978 yellow Chevy Silverado Stepside he restored in tribute to his good friend, Ray DeFir.
July 29, 2014

Friendship entwined in a Yellow Silverado

by Cari Hachmann
In tribute to a longtime friend, Troutdale man brings restored truck to Cruise-In Aug. 3 Like most vintage cars, the bright yellow pickup Larry Muck is bringing to the Troutdale Cruise-In on…
by: OUTLOOK PHOTO: JIM CLARK - In 1991, shortly after the death of Ted Heslin, the city of Fairview agreed to purchase the Heslin home to be restored as a local historic center.
July 29, 2014

Historical Society asks for help to renovate Heslin House

by Cari Hachmann
Fairview City Council in process of drafting new lease agreement The Fairview-Rockwood-Wilkes Historical Society is asking the city of Fairview to assume a larger role in financial support of…
by: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Julianna Guy, 87, of Bellingham, Wash., tells the story of her father, Osmon Royal II, who donated land at Crown Point in 1914.
July 29, 2014

Royal descendant's wish brings generations to Crown Point

by Cari Hachmann
New plaque at Vista House recognizes eight land donors Twenty-six descendants of Osmon Royal II arrived at Vista House on Sunday, July 27, to celebrate a new plaque recognizing their ancestor’s…
July 29, 2014

School briefs

by Lisa K. Anderson
Portland Christian’s early childhood department gets kudos Portland Christian Schools’ Early Childhood Education Department (ECE) recently received a five-star rating after participating in…
by: CONTRIBUTED: MULTNOMAH COUNTY SHERIFF - A 25-year-old Gresham man died when his car hit a utility pole Saturday night.
July 29, 2014

Gresham man dies in one-car accident

by Pamplin Media Group
A Gresham man, Derek Allen Cranford, 25, of Gresham, died and his passenger was injured in a Saturday night single vehicle crash near Sam Barlow High School. The passenger's injuries are…
July 25, 2014

News briefs

by Lisa K. Anderson
Pleasant Valley Church hosts Vacation Bible School From 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday July 28-Aug. 1, Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church is hosting a Vacation Bible School at…
by: CONTRIBUTED ILLUSTRATION: REYNOLDS SCHOOL DISTRICT - A rendering of the renovated Reynolds High School gym complex.
July 25, 2014

Reynolds School District announces gym renovations

by Lisa K. Anderson
Cash and material donations are being accepted through the Reynolds Education Foundation The Reynolds School District announced plans Friday for its renovation of the high school’s locker rooms,…
by: OUTLOOK PHOTO: CARI HACHMANN - Jourdan Barron, a sixth-grader, transforms her face into a tiger's during theater make-up class.
July 25, 2014

SUN Program offers summer enrichment

by Lisa K. Anderson
Reynolds Middle students work on academics, expose themselves to new subjects Cooking, theater make-up and upcycled art. These are just a handful of the summer 2014 enrichment classes Reynolds…
July 25, 2014

Gresham Rotary raises $25,000 for charities

by Beverly Corbell
The fourth annual Gresham Rotary Golf Tournament at Persimmon Country Club raised $25,000 for local charities Monday, July 14. Funds raised will go to several nonprofits, including Birch…

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Jul 25, 2014

Drama over comprehensive plan continues in Damascus

by Beverly Corbell
The city of Damascus is using stalling tactics to try to thwart a citizens’ group from placing another land use comprehensive plan on the November ballot, says Richard Johnson of Move Damascus…
Jul 25, 2014

Events

by Lisa K. Anderson
Friday through Sunday, July 25-27 — Portland Rose Society’s Trinkets and Treasures Sale is taking place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Courtney Plaza in Milwaukie, 13819 S.E. McLoughlin Blvd. All…
Jul 25, 2014

College news

by Lisa K. Anderson
Spokane Community College East County resident Eric Easterly was named to the spring 2014 honor roll at Spokane Community College. To receive honor roll status, students must earn a 3.0 grade…
Jul 24, 2014

Dialysis clinic open house July 27

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Fresenius Medical Care Mt. Hood Dialysis will host an open house at its new state-of-the-art dialysis clinic from 3-6 p.m. Sunday, July 27 at 23335 Southeast Stark Street. Nurses and staff will…
Jul 23, 2014

Lost hiker found safe, Gresham searcher suffered medical…

by Cari Hachmann
Search and rescuer from Gresham is in stable condition after Life Flight off trail A lost hiker near Multnomah Falls was found safe early Wednesday morning, but a member of the Multnomah County…
Jul 22, 2014

Blue Lake will reopen Wednesday

by Cari Hachmann
Virus that infected dozens likely caused by fecal matter in the lake Swimming, boating and other water activities will resume Wednesday, July 23, at Blue Lake Regional Park in Fairview, ending…
Jul 22, 2014

Steer clear of NE 238th Drive in Wood Village

by Cari Hachmann
Road is closed to through traffic for paving until July 29 at the latest Northeast 238th Drive is closed for paving between Northeast Halsey Street and Northeast Glisan Street in Wood Village…
by: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - A family enjoys some free entertainment at the Bite of East County.
Jul 22, 2014

Bite of East County to again benefit Zarephath Kitchen

by Cari Hachmann
Community festival of food, music and culture returns Saturday Last year more than 3,000 people poured into downtown Fairview to get a taste of the best local restaurants this side of the…
by: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Lisa Barton Mullins
Jul 22, 2014

Candidates declare intention to run for Fairview mayor

by Cari Hachmann
Tosterud, Barton Mullins file to replace retiring Mayor Weatherby Two Fairview city councilors — Lisa Barton Mullins and Ted Tosterud — have filed, so far, to take over Mayor Mike Weatherby’s…
Jul 22, 2014

News briefs

by Lisa K. Anderson
Outdoor water gauge kits available The Regional Water Providers Consortium is providing one free outdoor water gauge kit per customer to those who qualify through July 31. The kits are designed…




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