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Lead stories:
Jimmy Came Marching Home
This is a story that would be told best by a classic fiction writer.

There’s just one problem.

It’s not fiction.

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Summer Bows Out; School Days Return
The calendar for the Welches Schools will be a little different for the 2015-16 school year, with one change impacting the entire school and another just the youngest students. 
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Resort Turns to Roasters in Coffee Deal
When Xiaoyan Yan – through his LLC – took over the Resort at the Mountain in July, he told The Mountain Times he was committed “to have good relations with locals.”
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Blasting on Hwy. 26 Takes Hiatus
On Thursday, Aug. 13, K&E Excavating hit a milestone while working on the Oregon Department of Transportation’s (ODOT) “U.S. 26 Mt. Hood Highway Safety and Preservation Project&rd... Read more

Library Moves to New Location
The new Hoodland Library, after many months in the making, moved its literary contents with the help of enthusiastic volunteers at the end of July into its new space at the Welches Mountain Cente... Read more

Sandy Ridge Leads the Way for Mountain Bikers
The Hoodland area is quickly becoming a major mountain biking destination. And Sandy Ridge tops the list offering downhill and intermediate riding.

The trail is designe... Read more

Community Park Rising
There it stands, for now. 

The Dorman Center is a sad sentinel of the past, and a hapless harbinger of the future.

It’s coming down. 
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Commuters Finding Minimal Delays on Hwy.26
High traffic volume has altered some work for the Oregon Department of Transportation’s (ODOT) “U.S. 26 Mt. Hood Highway Safety and Preservation Project,” which will expand the highw... Read more

Lolo Fire Controlled After 3-Day Battle
It blew up Friday afternoon on July 24.

By Saturday it was contained.

By Sunday it was under control.

The US Fores... Read more

Torch Passed to New Resort Owners
The winds of change have arrived at the Resort at the Mountain – the zephyr sweeping over the local community. 

On July 2, the ownership of the Resort transferred to Y Hospit... Read more

Invasives Getting Uprooted
The Sandy River Basin Watershed Council (SRBWC) is at it again, protecting the Mountain’s most valuable asset – its native vegetation. 

In partnership ... Read more

Mountain Residents Welcome Lower-Cost Education
Oregon Governor Kate Brown signed Senate Bill 81 (SB 81), the Oregon Promise tuition waiver program, on Friday, July 17, opening the door for Oregonians to pursue higher education while lessening... Read more

Policeman's Helmet Targeted for Removal
The Sandy River Basin Watershed Council (SRBWC) is prepped for an invasive species attack on the Mountain environs.

SRBWC will be partnering with the Clackamas County S... Read more

Hot Asphalt Spills into Sandy River
It could have been worse.

A quick response by Hoodland Fire District (HFD) personnel managed to contain a hot asphalt oil spill on Barlow Road that threatened the prist... Read more

County Approves Sandy's Renewal Amendment
The Clackamas County Commissioners became the latest agency to approve the City of Sandy’s substantial amendment to the city’s urban renewal plan, joining the Oregon Trail School Dist... Read more

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