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6 hrs ago | The Courier Mailer

Immigration detainer changes spread across Oregon: Looking back at local and national coverage

Clackamas County Sheriff Craig Roberts said a federal court ruling has forced jailers to release suspected undocumented immigrants who aren't facing criminal charges.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

OregonLive.com

West Linn police arrest man accused of burglarizing riverfront home

Ezekiel Kirk Stroschein, 38, was lodged into the Clackamas County Jail on charges of first-degree burglary, first-degree theft, unauthorized use of a vehicle and methamphetamine and a parole violation.

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Related Topix: West Linn, OR

The Forest Grove News-Times

Damascus residents begin exodus process - Friday, 18 April 2014 01:00

Hank Brown wants out of Damascus. So do Jim Syring, Bruce Kayser, Jerry Schofield, Trish Voss, Don Hanna, Lowell Patton and many more.

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Related Topix: Happy Valley, OR

OregonLive.com

Clackamas County Easter egg hunts, activities

The pitter-patter of little feet will echo this weekend as thousands of children scramble to find Easter eggs hidden across Clackamas County.

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Related Topix: Beavercreek, OR, Family, Kids, Hop, Estacada, OR, Gladstone, OR

OregonLive.com

Without criminal charges, undocumented immigrants go free; lucky ducks get reprieve: Clackamas County Public Safety Roundup

Clackamas County Sheriff Craig Roberts said a federal court ruling has forced jailers to release suspected undocumented immigrants who aren't facing criminal charges.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Oregon, Oregon City, OR

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Oregonian

This week in Milwaukie: medical marijuana moratorium, nearby motel shooting, road closures for light rail construction

Clackamas County Sheriff's deputies responded late Thursday night to the King's Row Motel south of Milwaukie after the motel manager called 911 to report a guest had been shot.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Milwaukie, OR

OregonLive.com

Does my city have the same system? A look at Washington, Clackamas and Clark County's emergency notification programs

Does the Portland metro area need to use the same system on both sides of the Columbia River to alert residents of disasters? Multiple counties are looking at it.

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Related Topix: Clackamas, OR, Oregon City, OR, Washington County, OR

The Oregonian

Readers think Clackamas County roads could be better, but are not worst: Your comments

Potholes sprout in streets faster than the gas tax generates revenue to fix them, leaving communities in search of new fees and taxes.

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Related Topix: Clackamas, OR, Beavercreek, OR, Milwaukie, OR, Multnomah County, OR

The Oregonian

Police launching Portland-area blitz against 'driving while distracted'

Police will be cracking down on "distracted driving" next week, conducting a blitz against drivers who send text messages or yack on cell phones while behind the wheel.

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Related Topix: Tualatin, OR

OregonLive.com

Oregon sheriffs group opposes driver cards; Sheriff Pat Garrett to support voters' decision: Washington County cops

A Vancouver couple is facing charges in connection to a Beaverton police sex trafficking investigation and a police chase that damaged three vehicles and a fence in Aloha on April 15. Everton Bailey Jr./The Oregonian The Oregonian's Yuxing Zheng reported Thursday that the Sheriffs of Oregon political action committee opposes a measure on the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Oregon, Washington County, OR, Aloha, OR

KATU-TV Portland

Woman shoots husband at Milwaukie motel, deputies say

A man walked to the front desk of the King's Row Inn and told an employee he'd been shot by his wife while staying at the motel, according to Sgt.

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Related Topix: Milwaukie, OR

OregonLive.com

Incumbents should stay on Washington County commission: Editorial endorsement

Washington County commissioner candidates, from left, Allen Amabisca, Andy Duyck, Elizabeth Furse and Bob Terry appear at a candidate forum at the Hillsboro Main Library last month.

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Related Topix: Washington County, OR, Multnomah County, OR, Opinion

Tualatin Times

Disincorporation Judge: Decision will only lead to appeal - Friday, 18 April 2014 01:00

Damascus residents stuffed themselves into Clackamas County Circuit Court Judge Deanne Darling's small courtroom Tuesday, April 15, in Oregon City, filling the chairs, sitting on the floor and steps and lining the corridor outside.

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Related Topix: Oregon City, OR

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Oregonian

Chinese New Year, farm tour, plays: 5 things to do this weekend in Clackamas County

Students from the Chinese American International School will celebrate the Year of the Horse with a performance Saturday at the Lake Oswego Public Library.

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Related Topix: Lake Oswego, OR, Milwaukie, OR, Oregon City, OR, Wilsonville, OR, Tualatin, OR

OregonLive.com

Sex-abuse trial connects mother, son, ex-cop linked to Gladstone murder case

Jason Jay Jaynes went to trial Thursday on charges he had sex with underage girls.

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Connecticut Post

Clackamas County Sheriff Craig Roberts is shown in this Dec. 12, 2012, file photo taken in Portland, Ore.

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Related Topix: Prison, Portland, OR, Multnomah (Portland, OR), Oregon

The Oregonian

Community survey: Clackamas County residents think roads are fine, reluctant to pay to fix them

A farmer drives west on Southeast Bohna Park Road in Damascus. The county roads are rated in good condition by most county residents, according to a new survey.

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Related Topix: Damascus, OR, Clackamas, OR

The Pordland Mercury

Check Out Sheriff Dan Staton's Formal Order Dismantling ICE Holds

On Tuesday, the Mercury began calling around to local immigrants' rights advocates and law enforcement officials, to gauge their reaction to what could be a landmark federal ruling.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, Multnomah County, OR, Criminal Defense Law, Law

OregonLive.com

Steve Duin blog: Calm meets chaos in the Multnomah County chair debate

For all the clumsiness of the debate format, it requires each candidate to spend a good -- or painful -- 40 minutes speaking directly into the microphone.

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Related Topix: Multnomah County, OR, Portland, OR

Statesman Journal

Law enforcement to boost campground patrols

Deputies with the Marion County Sheriff's Office will be teaming up with other agencies to bolster patrols in the campground areas approximately four miles south of Scotts Mills in the coming days.

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Related Topix: Marion County, OR, Scotts Mills, OR

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