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Giant scissors at the entrance of Clackamas County's new family justice center, A Safe Place, await the ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday.
Police are asking for the public's help in finding two men suspected of beating a gay Southwest Portland man and his friend man earlier this month at Bagby Hot Springs .
Oregon City Police Chief James Band addresses those gathered Tuesday at a pancake breakfast to benefit the family of Officer Robert Libke.
Armed with a stolen machete, Erik John Meiser intended to force Frederick "Fritz" Hayes Jr. into giving him money, but the spur-of-the-minute plan disintegrated into chaos and murder, Clackamas County prosecutors said Monday.
The County's ATP project -- focused on walking, bicycling and use of transit -- is a 12-month effort to identify and prioritize the primary network of active transportation corridors or routes that connect the communities in Clackamas County, both urban and rural.
As 10,000 screaming people ran out of the Clackamas Town Center mall a year ago, two police officers pressed through the tide to trap the shooter in a service stairwell where he eventually shot himself.
Four warming shelters will open Monday evening in Clackamas County to give people a way to escape winter's icy grip.
Deadly shootings at the Clackamas Town Center, Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, Nevada's Sparks Middle School and on Lake Oswego's Atwater Road have spurred school districts nationwide - and especially in Clackamas County - to upgrade safety equipment and security plans.
Kelsey 'Patrick' McCune was taken into custody after authorities found him with the girl near a trailer park outside of Oregon City.
Deputies from the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office resumed a search for a missing 13-year-old Oregon City girl Saturday evening.
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First Saturday Music Series: Chihuahua Desert performs borderline fiesta music. 2-3 p.m. Sat, Dec. 7. Milwaukie Ledding Library, 10660 S.E. 21st Ave., Milwaukie; free; www.ci.milwaukie.or.us/library or 503-786-7580 Puppet Show: Micha-el School presents "Jack Frost," an original tale by Charles Sangster.
Clackamas County Sheriff Craig Roberts describes police response to mall shootings, referring to a floorplan of Clackamas Town Center during a press conference last year.
Since 1964, the PTA Council's Clothing Center has operated without fanfare, handing out bags of gently used and in some cases new clothes to some of Portland's neediest families.