Gresham Inn may soon reopen with new owner

Gresham Inn may soon reopen with new owner

Dispute between landlord, business owner prompts closing The Gresham Inn, the venerable Main...

Troutdale councilors discuss City Hall scenarios at work session

Troutdale councilors discuss City Hall scenarios at work session

Conversations at the Troutdale City Council work session on the future of City Hall didn’t...

Local legislators to pursue bills backing literacy, law enforcement

Local legislators to pursue bills backing literacy, law enforcement

Senate and House representatives for Gresham, Fairview, Wood Village and Troutdale have submitted...

Arun Gandhi urges peacemaking at MHCC

Arun Gandhi urges peacemaking at MHCC

Mahatma Gandhi's grandson discusses his famous grandfather and nonviolence Arun Gandhi, the...

Backing grows for Troutdale art hub

Backing grows for Troutdale art hub

With the 100th anniversary of the Historic Columbia River Highway around the corner, the push for...

SnowCap fundraising dinner auction set for March 14

SnowCap fundraising dinner auction set for March 14

Getaways among items to be offered at event SnowCap Community Charities will hold its annual...


Gresham's Latest News

February 03, 2015

Gresham woman passenger in vehicle OSP chased, fired at driver

by Outlook staff
A 21-year-old Gresham woman was a passenger in a vehicle that attempted to elude Oregon State Police in a chase along Interstate 5 that ended with those troopers firing their weapons Troopers…
January 31, 2015

Two Kmart employees arrested for theft

by Outlook staff
The incidents stem from the creation and spending of fake gift cards Two Kmart employees have been arrested for theft by Gresham police following the discovery they were involved with creating…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - A car going eastbound on Powell Blvd struck a pole and rolled over at 10:27 a.m.
January 30, 2015

Man in critical condition after car crashes into pole

by Jodi Weinberger
Gresham firefighters extricate driver through car window Officers are investigating a crash on 174th Avenue and Powell Boulevard that left a 32-year-old man in critical condition on Jan. 30.…
Photo Credit: OUTLOOK PHOTO: JODI WEINBERGER - For Josh Fuhrer, executive director of the Gresham Redevelopment Commission, and Emily Bower, senior urban renewal project coordinator, developing The Rockwood Exchange is somewhat of a passion project.
January 30, 2015

City makes push for Rockwood Exchange restaurants

by Jodi Weinberger
A new coffee shop or brew pub could be open in The Rockwood Exchange as early as September, city officials said this week. The application process for tenants for the site of the mostly vacant…
January 30, 2015

Gresham to launch home assistance program

by Jodi Weinberger
Gresham will launch a homebuyer’s assistance program in March to aid low-income residents. Last May the city discovered it had an unanticipated surplus of $200,000 in HOME Investment Partnership…
Jacqueline T. Moore
January 29, 2015

Police recover camera stolen eight years ago

by Jodi Weinberger
The camera was stolen near Centennial High School in Gresham A family whose camera was stolen eight years ago near Centennial High School in Gresham got somewhat of a picture perfect ending this…
January 29, 2015

Gresham High replacing artificial athletics turf

by Quinton Smith
Work will take place during the summer at a cost of nearly $1.5 million The 13-year-old artificial surface field at Gresham High School is so worn out and potentially unsafe that the district…
January 28, 2015

Reynolds Learning Academy principal to resign June 30

by The Outlook
McCauley to take role with United Arab Emirates education council Reynolds High School Learning Academy Principal Justin McCauley is resigning his position with the district to be a curriculum…
Google Fiber announced this week that it would not be coming to the Portland area, despite more than a year of work by several local cities. The cities are still being considered for possible expansion in the future, Google said.
January 28, 2015

Portland, suburbs fail to make first Google Fiber cut

by Jim Redden
Tech giant says Portland area is still in the running for possible expansion. Despite jumping through all the hoops required by Google, it looks like the Portland area will not be getting the…
January 27, 2015

Troutdale Planning Commission approves draft marijuana code

by Katy Sword
Code restricts medical marijuana facilities from 1,000 feet of schools, parks In the most recent discussion by the Troutdale Planning Commission, a draft was finalized concerning where medical…

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Jan 27, 2015

Fairview police log

by (none)
The following information is from the public records of the Fairview Police Department: A trespass warning was issued at an apartment complex in the 22000 block of Northeast Halsey Street, at…
Photo Credit: OUTLOOK PHOTO: TROY WAYRYNEN - Sean Mullins, left, and Christopher Kelly enjoy a beer and conversation at Gresham Inn on Friday, Jan. 23.
Jan 25, 2015

It's last call for The Gresham Inn

by Shannon O. Wells
Eviction notice forces business to close it doors n Patrons to honor city's oldest bar with celebration on final day The Gresham Inn, a long-running Main Avenue watering hole described as a…
Photo Credit: CITY OF GRESHAM - Friends of the Children broke ground on its Rockwood facility last week.
Jan 26, 2015

Friends signal 'a new day' for Rockwood

by Jodi Weinberger
Friends of the Children is expecting to open its doors in October The Friends of the Children broke ground on its Rockwood building last week, setting the stage for a fall ribbon cutting. The…
Photo Credit: OUTLOOK PHOTO: JODI WEINBERGER - A widened gravel road and a retaining wall are the only markers of 5 single family homes that were supposed to be built on this property.
Jan 26, 2015

Single family homes dissolve into a pipe dream

by Jodi Weinberger
Five new homes that were proposed for Williams Road will not be constructed A developer who had planned to build five single-family homes on Northeast Williams Road was given the OK on Tuesday,…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: KOIN 6 - Dave Rosenbarger, 38, of Gresham
Jan 25, 2015

Famed Gresham skier killed in Italian avalanche

by KOIN 6
Dave Rosenbarger, 38, was known across the world as 'American Dave' A Gresham man has died after being caught in an avalanche in the Italian mountains. Dave Rosenbarger was a Patagonia Ski…
Jan 23, 2015

Pharmacy to offer free health screenings

by Anne Endicott
Rite Aid will host a Health and Wellness Fair from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at their Gresham location, 1555 N.E. Division St. Free screenings for chronic illnesses like COPD and…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Commissioner Diane McKeel
Jan 23, 2015

Former county employee files intent for wrongful termination…

by Katy Sword
Notice lists Commissioner McKeel as possible defendant in $300,000 suit A former Multnomah County employee alleges that Commissioner Diane McKeel pressured his boss to terminate his position as…
Jan 23, 2015

Fairview council moves forward on e-cigarette restrictions

by Katy Sword
The city of Fairview is taking decisive steps to severely restrict the use of e-cigarettes within the city limits. The City Council, at its meeting Wednesday, Jan. 21, discussed the possibility…
Jan 23, 2015

Fairview police log

by (none)
The following information is from the public records of the Fairview Police Department: A trespass warning was issued at an apartment complex in the 22000 block of Northeast Halsey Street, at…
Photo Credit: OUTLOOK PHOTO: TROY WAYRYNEN - City officials are proposing a new overlay district to preserve the Gresham Butte landscape.
Jan 22, 2015

Public input sought for Gresham Butte developments

by Jodi Weinberger
Proposed taller tower prompts move to stricter guidelines The Gresham Urban Design and Planning department is proposing a new overlay district for Gresham Butte that would strengthen the public…




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