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Effort to recall County Commissioner Mark Shull underway

Organizers of a recall effort for Clackamas County Commissioner Mark Shull have started the prep work before they file the official petition, which is expected sometime this fal... Read more

Fish, forestry and more in new natural resources magazine

Years ago, Mountain resident Steve Wilent attended a joint workshop that featured different forestry and wildlife groups from Oregon and Washington. In some meetings, they liste... Read more

Fire district's new 'game changer' mobile response network

Before this past spring, the Hoodland Fire District (HFD) used iPads connected to cellular networks to manage incidence response data.

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ˇBienvenida ChiCali Cantina!

Robin Parker’s journey into Mexican food began at a young age. Growing up as an adopted child in Whittier, Calif., she wanted to be a part of a big family she didn’t... Read more

New owners keep the wine flowing at Cooper's

Cooper’s Wine Bar and Shop in Welches will “pass the bottle” to new ownership starting in September. A current employee, Bri Dittlinger, and business partners ... Read more

Dental clinic returns in early October

Tami Beaty, Director of the free dental clinic being held next month at the Sandy Seventh day Adventist Church, understands that people may not be prioritizing tooth health duri... Read more

End of Summer Festival brings the tunes

Since the COVID-19 pandemic hit, the Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce has worked hard to help area businesses, including partnering with other chambers and Clackamas County for a ... Read more

Rhododendron celebrates its centennial +1

On Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, the Rhododendron Community Planning Organization (CPO) held what was to be the first of two celebrations that year to mark the community’s 100t... Read more

Hoodland Fire personnel join Bootleg Fire effort

The Hoodland Fire District (HFD) deployed three personnel and a type 6 fire engine on July 10 to assist at the Bootleg Fire, one of the largest fires in the state’s histor... Read more

Rhody's Log Lodge wins restoration grant

Anita Halmøy Wisløff-Menteer and Erik Sims Wisløff-Menteer, owners of the Log Lodge in Rhododendron and Bestie’s Coffee, were awarded an Oregon State ... Read more

New book on Rhododendron a 'labor of love' for the authors

In researching the book he wrote with his wife, “Images of America: Rhododendron,” Steve Graeper learned about some of the unique characters who helped make the comm... Read more

It's a bird! Hawkwatch resumes its raptor review

Hawkwatch International, a nonprofit organization that focuses on monitoring raptors, has tracked the migration of these birds since 1986, including at Bonney Butte since 1994. ... Read more

The Scene on Stage: Action packed August

When Katie Murphy took on the task of booking just one band for Sandy Summer Sounds this year, one group came to the top of her head. Scott Pemberton O Theory (SPOT), with their... Read more

Steiner Cabin Tour returns in August

Suzanne Zoller first tried to go on the annual Steiner Cabin Tour, offered by the Mount Hood Cultural Center & Museum, in 2017, but the tickets were sold out. Garrett Stokes... Read more

Birdhouses that are miniature marvels

Locals stopping in Welches Mountain Building Supply in Welches recently may have noticed the presence of birdsong or the “not for sale” sign hanging from an occupied... Read more

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