Sandy High thespians dramatize classic comedy to wrap up season

Sandy High thespians dramatize classic comedy to wrap up season

'You Can't Take It With You' provides light contrast from prior production To end their school...

Volunteers devote hands, hearts  to community garden

Volunteers devote hands, hearts to community garden

Nonprofit group nurtures salad ingredients for locals in need of food As Machel Heldstab and Bill...

Friendship on wheels

Friendship on wheels

Senior Center volunteers help elderly maintain independence Joyce Embery, an 88-year-old Damascus...

Who will

Who will "Thrive at 25"?

Sandy High students get glimpse of young adult responsibilities Were you thinking about adult...

Market strives to cultivate neighborly connections

Market strives to cultivate neighborly connections

Farmers Market to open Saturday with fresh amenities for shoppers Getting a chance to meet the...

Llama livens up learning at Kelso

Llama livens up learning at Kelso

'Teaser' visit provides Science Week highlight As Kelso Elementary’s youngest students file...

Sandy lauded as 10-year

Sandy lauded as 10-year "Tree City" for Arbor Day week

The city of Sandy was awarded for being recognized as a Tree City USA for 10 consecutive years. ...

Measuring disappointment

Measuring disappointment

Record-low snowpack likely to affect summer water supply After measuring the amount of snow...


Sandy's Latest News

May 20, 2015

Crossing guards join mix of volunteer parade positions

by (none)
The Sandy Mountain Festival Parade faces an unprecedented need for volunteers as it approaches the 2015 event, scheduled for 7 p.m. July 9 on Pioneer Boulevard. In response to a request by the…
May 20, 2015

Villages leaders share idea for park at Dorman Center

by Kylie Wray
Community park vision includes nature trail, amphitheater The Villages at Mt. Hood leaders are hopeful Clackamas County officials will look positively on their idea for a community park on the…
May 20, 2015

Pit bull backers oppose breed ban

by Kylie Wray
Residents crowd meeting to express objections Residents sporting T-shirts stating “Blame the owner, not the breed,” and “My daughter is a pit bull,” converged on a Sandy City Council workshop…
May 20, 2015

Villages to begin neighborhood watch

by Kylie Wray
Citizens hope to dissuade recurring property crimes At the Villages at Mt. Hood town hall meeting on Saturday, May 16, Sgt. Sean Collinson of the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office reported the…
May 20, 2015

Councilors OK new biennium budget

by Kylie Wray
Sandy City Councilors approved the city’s 2015-17 biennium budget on Monday, May 18. After adding an additional $6,200 to the council conference budget, raising it from $8,800 to $15,000,…
May 20, 2015

VFW observes Memorial Day with ceremony

by Kylie Wray
Monday, May 25, is Memorial Day. In honor of the holiday, the Veterans of Foreign Wars Sandy Post 4273 will host a public ceremony beginning at 11 a.m. Monday at the Fir Hill Cemetery in Sandy.…
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Nathan Marks visits the Marks Brothers Inc. fabricating facility in Boring.
May 20, 2015

Boring based metal fabricator receives small business award

by Kylie Wray
The Small Business Administration named Boring metal-fabricating business Marks Brothers Inc. Oregon’s 2015 Family-Owned Small Business of the Year. Nominated for the award by Clackamas…
POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - The old Riegelmanns building is being renovated by its owners, who hope to have two seperate businesses renting the space by the end of summer.
May 20, 2015

Pioneer Boulevard building owner prepares space for future…

by Kylie Wray
The owner of a building that housed the Sandy location of Riegelmann’s Appliance store until late 2005 is working to expand options for business owners in a growing community. Jody Argue, who…
May 20, 2015

Business briefs

by Kylie Wray
Clackamas company recognizes resident Jack Howk Plumbing and Rescue Rooter’s named Stacey Juden, a 13-year company veteran, as Employee of the Year. A Sandy resident for 10 years, Juden works as…
POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - New ADA-accessible stairwells sit at either end of the shallow area of Sandy Pool. The stairs were funded by a Clackamas County HEAL grant and matching funds raised by the Friends of Sandy Pool.
May 20, 2015

Nonprofit group continues effort to meet pool needs

by Kylie Wray
Friends of Sandy Pool group sets sights on city recreation campus After successfully funding new Americans with Disabilities Act-accessible equipment at the Olin Y. Bignall Aquatic Center, the…

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May 20, 2015

School briefs

by Kylie Wray
Four SHS students to intern at Boeing manufacturing program Four excellent manufacturing students are taking the next step in their educations. Josh Gosnell, Jacob Gray, Kyle Sammons and Taylor…
May 20, 2015

News briefs

by Kylie Wray
Alzheimer’s Association class presented at center The Alzheimer’s Association will host an educational program from 1:30-3 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27, at the Sandy Senior Center. The Healthy…
May 20, 2015

Fire calls

by Kylie Wray
Sunday, May 3 12:15 a.m., EMS call, Southeast Langensand Road. 4:27 a.m., EMS call, Southeast Sandy Heights Street. 6:45 a.m., EMS call, Southeast Bluff Road. 7:17 a.m., EMS call, Southeast…
May 20, 2015

Police log

by Kylie Wray
Information for the public safety column comes from public records of the Sandy Police Department. Police recently filed reports on the following incidents: CRASHES - 5:10 a.m. Sunday, April 19,…
May 19, 2015

Newcomer defeating Trost on Oregon Trail Board

by Kylie Wray
Candice Lindberg, DJ Anderson voted to represent on district board of directors Oregon Trail School District parent Candice Lindberg has a solid lead over incumbent Norm Trost in her effort…
May 27, 2015

Boring Fire District incumbents Olson, Strickland reelected

by Kylie Wray
Boring resident Olson to serve another term on board The Boring Fire District Board of Directors will see its incumbents return. In early election results out of Clackamas County, incumbent…
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Serenity Leann Hooker
May 17, 2015

Missing Corbett girl safe

by Jim Redden
A 17-year-old Corbett girl missing since Friday has been found safe. According to the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office, Serenity Leann Hooker was last seen 3:30 p.m. Friday at Corbett High…
May 14, 2015

State revenue forecast: Kicker on the way

by Peter Wong/Capital Bureau
UPDATE: University presidents want more money for schools State economists are projecting both a $473 million rebate to taxpayers next year and up to $264 million more for the state budget in…
POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - Melissa Greens new business, A Place 4 Your Face, offers full service beauty treatment for local residents.
May 13, 2015

Face value

by Kylie Wray
A Place 4 Your Face offers facial treatments, body waxing, makeovers Melissa Green is hoping Sandy residents will visit her new beauty-based business and take their faces to some great places.…
POST PHOTO: KYLIE WRAY - Konell Construction began demolishing a building on the north side of the Pioneer campus at the beginning of May.
May 13, 2015

Crews raze building at old Sandy High campus

by Kylie Wray
Razing structures leaves room for school relocation You may see dust clouds rising over the old Sandy High School this month as Konell Construction razes the facility on the north side of the…