Operation Santa

Operation Santa Claus Operation Santa takes place in December, which is a time for giving back to our community and Clackamas Fire District #1 is responding with lights and sirens… The annual Operation Santa program is a month-long toy and food drive, fire district volunteers, firefighters and employees join Santa in a parade of fire engines [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:33-07:00December 7th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Operation Santa

Oregon Task Force on School Safety

School Safety School violence has become all too common in our state and throughout the nation. Recent school attacks have created uncertainty about the safety and security of our schools. In 2014, to address this concern, the Oregon State Legislature enacted House Bill 4087, establishing the Oregon Task Force on School Safety, bringing together representatives from police, [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:33-07:00November 19th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Oregon Task Force on School Safety

FRAUD ALERT – Counterfeit $100 Bills in Happy Valley

On 11/12/15 Happy Valley Police took multiple reports of fraudulent $100 bills being used at local merchants. The investigation is ongoing for the suspect(s) in the cases. All businesses should be aware and properly train staff to recognize counterfeit money. How to spot counterfeit $100 bills? Color-shifting ink: If you hold the new series bill [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:33-07:00November 16th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on FRAUD ALERT – Counterfeit $100 Bills in Happy Valley

CCC Top College for Veterans

 Military Times has put Clackamas Community College on the list for top college for veterans in its Best for Vets: Colleges 2016 rankings. The colleges are ranked in three categories: four-year, online and nontraditional, and two-year. Clackamas Community College ranked first in the West and fourth nationally in the two-year category. The rankings factor in the [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:33-07:00November 11th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CCC Top College for Veterans

Clackamas County to host Veteran Suicide Prevention Training

As part of its ongoing efforts to support veterans, Clackamas County will host a free veteran suicide prevention training from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Nov. 16 in Oregon City. This training will offer important updates and resources for anyone in contact with veterans, as well as clinicians who work with veterans. Register for [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:33-07:00October 29th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Clackamas County to host Veteran Suicide Prevention Training

OSCC Member Report 4-13-2015

 OSCC Member Report – April 13, 2015   What’s Ahead This Week: The next 10 days, without a doubt, are the busiest of the session. April 10th (Friday) was the first major deadline of the 2015 session.  All bills needed to be posted for a committee vote by midnight on Friday in order to [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:45-07:00April 15th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on OSCC Member Report 4-13-2015

2015 Legislative Priorities Rev. 3/31/2015

 2015 Legislative Priorities (Revised 3/31)   The 2015 OSCC Legislative Agenda represents the legislative priorities of the Main Street business community as represented by the 66 local Chambers of Commerce represented by the Oregon State Chamber of Commerce.   The OSCC is organized to support business growth, job growth and income growth in each [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:45-07:00April 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2015 Legislative Priorities Rev. 3/31/2015

OSCC Member Report 3/30 – Oregon House Bills 2015

 OSCC Member Legislative Report – March 30, 2015   Review of past week (March 23-27): HB 3025 got a very significant hearing this week in House Business Committee. The bill makes it illegal to inquire about a job applicant’s criminal history until after a conditional job offer has been made. The bill makes convicted [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:45-07:00April 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on OSCC Member Report 3/30 – Oregon House Bills 2015

Volleyball Coach to Retire After 32 Seasons at CCC

Volleyball Coach to Retire Longtime volleyball coach Kathie Woods has announced her retirement from coaching at the end of the school year. Woods has been the head coach at Clackamas Community College since the 1983-84 season. “Coaching volleyball at Clackamas has been the most fun and rewarding profession in the world to me,” Woods said. [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:45-07:00February 18th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Volleyball Coach to Retire After 32 Seasons at CCC