Champion for children

Champion for children

Molalla resident John Van Huizen received the Randy Nunnenkamp Award, one of three Champions for...

Molalla Loyalty Day Rally

Molalla Loyalty Day Rally

May 1 is Loyalty Day. In honor of the occasion, the Molalla VFW Post 3973 and its Ladies...

Molalla High School made Top 50 semi-finalists in competition for $50,000

Molalla High School made Top 50 semi-finalists in competition for $50,000

Vote for your school online at http://sites.vans.com/customculture/ to help the school's art...

Suspected thief turns himself in to Molalla police

Suspected thief turns himself in to Molalla police

A suspected metal thief caught on camera turned himself in to Molalla Police Department Thursday...

Cedar Teeth band will rock The Spot in Molalla Saturday

Cedar Teeth band will rock The Spot in Molalla Saturday

Cedar Teeth, a five-piece band from the Colton-Molalla area will be headin' home to rock The...

Amazing Kids

Amazing Kids

Nominees Angela Shvachka and Alyssa Rosenow Angela Shvachka and Alyssa Rosenow are the one-two...

Saving a pioneer cemetery

Saving a pioneer cemetery

Patricia Niday needs help with matching funds for a grant to build a new fence to enclose the...

Fire damages Colton Cafe kitchen

Fire damages Colton Cafe kitchen

A fire that broke out in the kitchen of Colton Café Thursday will temporarily close down the...

Little kids, big fish

Little kids, big fish

Tommy Butler, of Molalla, crouches alongside 2-year-old Tristan and 3-year-old Aleah on Saturday...

The Molalla Log House

The Molalla Log House

The historic Fox Granary in rural Clackamas County was no secret to local history buffs— the...

Operation Magic

Operation Magic

Illusionist Scott Anderson will work his magic at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 18, at Molalla High...

Easter comes to Molalla and Colton

Easter comes to Molalla and Colton

Saturday brought hundreds of children and plenty of sunshine to Clark Park in Molalla for the...

Shorties at Shorty's Pond

Shorties at Shorty's Pond

The Molalla Chapter of the Association of the NW Steelheaders is working with the Oregon...

Historic Mulino  school needs saving

Historic Mulino school needs saving

It appears that the historic Mulino Grade School building is being left to rot. Built some time...


Molalla's Latest News

MOLALLA BOWL  - One of the suspects caught by a surveillance camera during an attempted break-in at Molalla Bowl early Wednesday morning.
April 30, 2015

Men caught on suveillance camera breaking into Molalla Bowl

by Peggy Savage
Two men wearing dark hoodies smashed in a glass side door at Molalla Bowl at 2 a.m. Wednesday during a second attempted break-in at the business on the same night. About two hours earlier, the…
April 29, 2015

DEQ to hold hearing on Molalla recycled water plan

by Peggy Savage
The Department of Environmental Quality invites the public to submit written comment on select changes to conditions of the city of Molalla’s Recycled Water Plan. Summary This change in the…
April 29, 2015

New 2 U - April 30 to May 2

by Peggy Savage
The Student Council and scholars of Renaissance Public Academy are holding a garage sale, providing an opportunity for you to find that specific treasure you've been looking for - something "New…
JIM BESEDA - Drew Vandenbroeder is one of the 12 students nominated as Molalla Amazing Kids
April 29, 2015

Molalla's Amazing Kids

by Peggy Savage
Drew Vandenbroeder Drew Vandenbroeder maintains a 4.0+ GPA, is a member of varsity track, varsity football, is active in leadership, FFA, and honor society. “What really makes him stand out to…
COURTESY OF MHS - Haley Black was one of 12 Molalla students nominated for Molalla's Amazing Kids
April 29, 2015

Molalla's Amazing Kids

by Peggy Savage
Haley Black Haley Black is an exceptional student and human being who sets a high bar for herself everyday, no matter what the task. says her teacher, Hayley Zeal. As a freshman at Molalla High…
April 29, 2015

Molalla woman dies in Thursday car crash

by Peggy Savage
A Molalla woman died in a car accident Thursday afternoon on Highway 211 near Molalla. Oregon State Police troopers are continuing to investigate the 4:30 p.m. accident near South Bear Meadows…
CCSO - Clackamas County Sherrif's Office is seeking information on this alleged thief in the Colton area
April 23, 2015

Can you identify this alleged Colton-area metals thief?

by Peggy Savage
The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in identifying an alleged Colton-area metal thief. According to the CCSO, the man may be driving a two-tone older brown pick-up truck.…
April 22, 2015

Molalla school district acts on long-range planning…

by Molalla Pioneer
The Molalla School Board voted in March to accept a report by the distirct’s Long Range Planning Committee regarding recommendations for Molalla elementary and middle schools and a number of…
April 20, 2015

Clackamas Community College to get start on bond projects

by Raymond Rendleman
With voters in the Clackamas Community College district approving a $90 million bond measure in November to update and modernize college recources, planning now is underway to construct and…
April 16, 2015

Marijuana dispensary locations limited in Molalla

by Peggy Savage
A number of people addressed the Molalla City Council Wednesday to voice opposition to the placement of a medical marijuana dispensary at the proposed location near Molalla High School’s Heckard…

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Apr 07, 2015

Clackamas County Tourism and Cultural Affairs seeks award…

by The Clackamas Review
Clackamas County Tourism and Cultural Affairs (CCTCA) is seeking nominations from the public recognizing individuals and businesses that make a positive impact on the county’s tourism industry.…
Austin Alexander, Molalla High School
Apr 03, 2015

Molalla's Amazing Kids

by Peggy Savage
The Molalla Pioneer received 11 nominations for the 2015 Amazing Kid award. In the coming issues, we will highlight two of our nominees per week. The Molalla Pioneer and Pamplin Media Group are…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO - Security issues could make some vital state websites vulnerable to hackers or cybercrime, according to tests by the Pamplin Media Group/EO Media Group Capital Bureau in Salem.
Apr 03, 2015

Vital state websites a click away from security vulnerabilities

by Hillary Borrud/Capital Bureau
SALEM — Oregonians who used state websites to pay child support, file unemployment claims and renew their vehicle registration in recent months were vulnerable to attackers who could intercept…
Apr 03, 2015

Molalla Easter Egg Hunts

by Peggy Savage
Kiwanis annual Easter egg hunt The Kiwanis Club of Molalla is gearing up once again for its annual Easter Egg Hunt. The event will be held at Clark Park on Saturday, April 4, at 10:30 a.m. The…
Apr 02, 2015

FBI, CCSO investigate 'eco-terrorists' at Beavercreek farm

by Raymond Rendleman
Bird breeders in Beavercreek lost approximately 50 pheasants valued at $1,000 when an unknown number of suspects cut a lock to open up an aviary housing the animals last month. The Clackamas…
Apr 02, 2015

Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Molalla

by Peggy Savage
Will Molalla City Council approve one, and if so, where will it go? On a number of Internet sites, a medical marijuana dispensary called “Mary Janes” is listed as approved in Molalla at 704 or…
PEGGY SAVAGE - Luis Mendoza, left, accepts the gavel as Molalla FFA president last May. Now he has been named the state president of Oregon FFA.
Apr 01, 2015

Luis Mendoza elected president of Oregon FFA

by Jim Beseda
Delegates voted the Molalla High School as their new leader during the state convention in Silverton. Luis Mendoza of Molalla High School on Monday was elected president of the Oregon Future…
LENA ARMAS - Molalla war veteran Jeff Knight, left, holds a copy of a New York Times Magazine cover featuring him as a cadet while being interviewed by filmaker Kammie James and Toby Armas.
Mar 25, 2015

To Serve Our Country

by Peggy Savage
The premier of a documentary film featuring wartime stories of 14 Molalla-area war veterans will show at 5 p.m. Saturday. The film was produced by Toby Armas as his Eagle Scout project. Local…
Gresham High School
Mar 22, 2015

IN PHOTOS: State Dance - Large and Small Dance Division

by Brian Monihan
Gresham and Valley Catholic High Schools take top honors at this weekend's state dance championships. Photos by J. Brian Monihan (unless otherwise noted) Local high school dance teams did well…
CANBY HIGH SCHOOL - Grant Boustead
Mar 20, 2015

Grant Boustead named new head football coach at Molalla High

by MRSD
Former Canby HS assistant coach says Molalla is the "right fit" for his coaching style that emphasizes respect, hard work and family Molalla River School District Superintendent Tony Mann…




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