Feature Photo: Sprucing up the Oakland Museum
Lonnie Hendrix paints the front facade of the Oakland Museum Saturday. A $4,200 grant from The Kinsman Foundation of Milwaukie helped pay for the new coat.
Chris Kyle trial; Milwaukie officer-involved shooting; 7 great hikes: Clackamas County news
A Minnesota jury will continue deliberations Wednesday over whether Taya Kyle must pay millions of dollars to former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura, who disputes a passage in her late husband's bestselling book, "American Sniper."
Tue Jul 22, 2014
No charges for Milwaukie police who shot, killed man after he rammed patrol car
Police examine Travis Blake Utley's SUV after he was shot in an escalating confrontation with Milwaukie officers.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Oak Grove port-a-potty fire called arson; tips sought
Police and fire officials are investigating an intentionally set fire that burned a port-a-potty early Monday in the Oak Grove area south of Milwaukie.
Milwaukie arborist Robert Bundy to compete in international tree climbing competition
Certified arborist Robert Bundy of Milwaukie will compete in the International Tree Climbing Championship Aug. 2-3 in Milwaukee, Wisc.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Converted garage near Milwaukie damaged after smoldering ashes in garbage can sparks fire
An attached garage converted into a room near Milwaukie was damaged Saturday by fire caused by smoldering ashes in a garbage can, according to Clackamas Fire District 1 .
Fri Jul 18, 2014
TriMet's dispute with Milwaukie homeowner will go to court
TriMet and Milwaukie homeowner Bill Corti do not agree on the compensation for the land along the new Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail line.
Should TriMet merge bus lines with light rail?
TriMet will hold a series of public meetings this summer regarding the proposed changes to bus service upon the completion of the Portland-Milwaukie light-rail project in 2015.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Read my lips: CCC's $90M bond won't affect taxpayers
Will you support Clackamas Community College's $90 million bond measure to build a Industrial/Technical Learning Center and DeJardin Science Addition in Oregon City for various skilled trades and to help rebuild the health-sciences building in North Clackamas? CCC's elected board members expressed their support for it Wednesday night, and they're ... (more)
Light rail construction will temporarily close downtown Milwaukie intersection
Light rail construction will temporarily close the intersection of Southeast Washington Street and 21st Avenue on July 18 and 19. The intersection of Southeast Washington Street and 21st Avenue in downtown Milwaukie will close Friday and Saturday to accommodate work on the Portland-Milwaukie light rail line.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Savas, Smith clash over proposed bond
Clackamas County commissioners clashed July 8 in continuing discussions on ballot language for an effort to raise taxes to build new parks.
Happening this weekend: Pet-related events you can attend
Pets at Beaverton Farmers Market: Stop by the Oregon Humane Society booth at the Beaverton Farmers Market for refreshments and benefit OHS pets, 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the market, 12455 S.W. 5th St., Beaverton.
Mother Baby Postpartum Clinic opens at Providence Milwaukie Hospital
New moms and their babies can find education, support and a range of the services they need at the new Mother Baby Postpartum Clinic on the Providence Milwaukie Hospital campus.
Missing woman now considered 'endangered'
A 51-year-old Milwaukie woman missing since last week is "endangered," due to health issues, according to police who upgraded her missing person status Wednesday.
Portland street performer "Working" Kirk Reeves, the late Hawthorne Bridge trumpeter, is honored in new mural
A fixture at the downtown approach to the Hawthorne Bridge and in front of Powell's Bookstore, he would often play the trumpet for nearly 14 hours a day.
Hotseat: Ray Horton
STREET HASSLED: "They have the money," Ray Horton says of City Hall's play for more transportation revenues.
Recent Oregon job losses underscore the recovery is far from complete
A new report shows the month ended with thousands fewer jobs than it began with, marking the first statewide hiring setback in nearly a year.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Milwaukie woman missing since Friday; police asking for public's help
Tanya Elizabeth Banton has not answered her cell phone or made any contact with friends and family members, said Officer Ulli Neitch, Milwaukie Police Department spokeswoman.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Sheriff's office, humane society rescue 41 cats and 1 dog from Oregon home
Dozens of animals were seized from an Oregon home this week during an animal neglect investigation.