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  1. Cookie meister relocates magic from home to storefront bakery - Wednesday, 01 April 2015 15:13Read the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | The Newberg Graphic

    ... cookie,' she said. 'It's fun to watch the kids' reaction when they see them for the first time.' A resident of Gresham for 18 years, Fornoff, who grew up in Maryland, opened the bakery to expand her home-based operation, naming the business after ...

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  2. 'He's deteriorating': Olympic downhill gold medalist Bill Johnson can't move arms or legsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Most days are a struggle for American downhill great Bill Johnson as he rests in bed at an assisted living facility in Gresham, Oregon, watching his favorite television shows. He can't move his arms or legs anymore.

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  3. Our Homeless Crisis: Family Winter Shelter will stay open through academic year's endRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... by community groups. The shelter , located this year at the intersection of East Burnside and 162nd Avenue in Gresham, is the only place in the region that guarantees parents and children living on the street a place indoors for the night. Every ...

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  4. Olympic champ Bill Johnson receives pick-me-up from ski teamRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    In this Dec. 11, 2002, file photo, 1984 Olympic downhill skiing gold medalist Bill Johnson shows off his medal while eyeing the ski slopes in Breckenridge, Colo. Most days are a struggle for Olympic downhill champion Bill Johnson as he lies in bed at an assisted living facility in Gresham, Oregon, watching his favorite television shows.

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  5. Katy Sword - Teeny Foods is expanding by 80,000 square feet.Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | South County Spotlight

    The company, which makes products such as breadsticks, pizza dough and pocket bread, will nearly triple the size of its Gresham plant this year with an enterprise zone tax abatement from the city. The City Council on Tuesday, March 17, approved a three-year property tax abatement for the company, which is planning a $12.7 million investment in the enterprise zone.

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  6. Region's first bus rapid transit line moves forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Portland Tribune

    Only a few decisions remain to be made about the exact route of the region's first bus rapid transit line being proposed between Portland and Gresham. 'It's encouraging that we continue to move forward to improve transit service to this high-ridership corridor that provides so many important connections to jobs, education and other community services,' says TriMet General Manager Neil McFarlane, a member of the steering committee appointed by Metro that is helping to shape the project.

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  7. Offense 'contagious' for Gresham softball in 6-0 startRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | OregonLive.com

    Gresham was confident in its defense heading into the softball season. In the Gophers' 6-0 start, though, the offense has more than done its part, averaging 9.0 runs per game.

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  8. Outer Powell panel to discuss project updates, plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | West Linn Tidings

    ... studied for four miles of Highway 26, Southeast Powell Boulevard, from Southeast 99th Avenue east to the Portland/Gresham city limits. Improvements include sidewalks, bike lanes, center turn lanes, medians, pedestrian crossings, street lighting, ...

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  9. "Swatting" call frustrates Oregon officers, homeownerRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | WICU12 Erie

    A quiet, sunny evening in Gresham came to a screeching halt around 5:30 p.m., when several police tactical units surrounded a home on Towle Avenue after receiving a 911 call from a man who said he was holding his mother hostage and planned to kill her. Shawn Boardman said he was in the basement at the time, fixing an old pinball machine, when the phone started ringing persistently.

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  10. Gresham sex offender arrested for public indecency in Boring,aRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Portland Tribune

    Gresham resident Michael Gordon Dick, a registered sex offender, was arrested on Wednesday, March 25, on accusations of public indecency following a string of incidents in which he allegedly exposed himself in Boring and Eagle Creek. Authorities received calls on March 24 and March 25 about a naked man walking around and masturbating in the Tickle Creek and Kelso Road area in Boring.

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  11. Senate Special Committee on Conduct Clears Sen. Chip ShieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Willamette Week

    ... and lobbyists could remember. "Colleagues, this is new for all of us," committee chair Laurie Monnes Anderson (D-Gresham) said as she opened the hearing. At issue was HB 3052, legislation that Sen. Chip Shields (D-Portland) asked a House colleague, ...

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  12. Search continues for missing Gresham woman with Alzheimer's - Wednesday, 25 March 2015 12:41Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Bee

    Gresham police are asking for the public's help in locating a longtime Gresham resident diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease who's been missing from her home since 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 24. Diane Holcom, 74, was last seen at her home in the 800 block of Northwest Third Street when she left the premises on foot. Her husband, Ron Holcom, said on Wednesday, March 25, that it was the first time she had walked out of the house without him knowing.

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  13. Once dormant recession-era buildings come to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | South County Spotlight

    ... life distributor, State Farm Insurance agent Ben Brown and Farmers Insurance agent Derek Stickel. Sue O'Halloran, of Gresham-based Kohler Meyers & O'Halloran Inc. (KMO) Realty is in charge of leasing the 12,000 square-foot building, along with ...

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  14. From door to tent: Weekend bike tours from PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Examiner.com

    ... in Estacada, which offers hiker/biker accommodation. Alternatively, you can take the Blue MAX train from Portland to Gresham and hop on the Springwater from there. In the morning, stop at Estacada City Hall to check out the cycling plaza and grab a ...

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  15. Pedestrian seriously injured in MAX crash in GreshamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Oregonian

    A MAX train hit and seriously injured a pedestrian late Friday morning near the intersection of Southeast 181st Avenue and East Burnside Street in Gresham, TriMet spokeswoman Mary Fetsch said. The pedestrian, a man in his 40s or 50s, was taken to Legacy Emanuel Medical Center with "serious to critical" injuries, said Scott Lewis, a division chief with Gresham Fire Department.

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  16. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Willamette Week

    ... usal suggests the farther east you go, the cheaper it gets, so keep that in mind when planning your next day trip to Gresham. Viewable at portlandgasprices.com. MATTHEW SINGER.

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  17. Our Homeless Crisis: Charlie Hales says Portland needs housing fund, but streets come firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | OregonLive.com

    ... living in a tent or under a tarp out along the Springwater Corridor somewhere along the border of Portland and Gresham. They're exercising some pretty limited choice about their lives. Their first choice is not living under a tarp on the Springwater ...

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  18. Hales says housing fund needed, after street repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Oregonian

    ... living in a tent or under a tarp out along the Springwater Corridor somewhere along the border of Portland and Gresham. They're exercising some pretty limited choice about their lives. Their first choice is not living under a tarp on the Springwater ...

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  19. Once dormant recession-era buildings come to life - Tuesday, 17 March 2015 15:46Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Newberg Graphic

    ... life distributor, State Farm Insurance agent Ben Brown and Farmers Insurance agent Derek Stickel. Sue O'Halloran, of Gresham-based Kohler Meyers & O'Halloran Inc. (KMO) Realty is in charge of leasing the 12,000 square-foot building, along with ...

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  20. Marimba maestro to bring the beat - Tuesday, 17 March 2015 11:50Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Newberg Graphic

    Every culture moves to a beat, says Michael Charles Smith, a Portland based musician who will present 'Exploring the World of Percussion' at the next Third Thursday Studio on March 19 in Gresham.

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