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Pirate ship nearly sunk Trash rates going up BY SHARI PHIEL The Chronicle
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ST. HELENS — A proposed merger between St. Helens Community Federal Credit Union and Clatskaniebased Wauna Federal Credit Union fell apart little more than two weeks after it was anBrooke Van Vleet nounced. According to Wauna FCU President and CEO Robert Blumberg, the talks were called off by St. Helens Community FCU. “This is something the St. Helens Credit Union board voted for. They told me they’re no longer interested in talking with us in regards to mergers,” Blumberg said. Nixing the merger was the first official action of St. Helens Community FCU’s new president and CEO, Brooke Van Vleet. Van Vleet is the former chief administrative officer for First Tech Federal Credit Union, based out of Palo Alto, Calif. In a statement released to credit union members, Van Vleet said, “You have trusted us to act in your best interests and to conduct business with integrity and transparency. You should never expect anything else from your credit union, our board and our leadership.” Van Vleet said she recommended the board terminate the letter of intent to better focus on more immediate needs of credit union members. “I’m very aware that events of the last few months have caused some of you to
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A Columbia County Sheriff’s deputy gets ready to pump water from the Royaliste’s hull. The ship began taking on water after being struck by the Portland sternwheeler at the Maritime Heritage Festival. BY SHARI PHIEL The Chronicle
The opening ceremonies for the Maritime Heritage Festival were delayed slightly following a collision between the historic Portland steam sternwheeler and the Royaliste tall ship. Dozens of spectators gathered on the docks for the welcoming ceremony to be conducted by the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde watched in horror as the sternwheeler’s rudder and deck collided with the much smaller vessel. The Royaliste is a popular 50-foot “pirate ship” based out of Portland, which was scheduled to
make its debut at the annual Portland Pirate Festival this summer. The Portland is a 186foot steam powered sternwheeler built in 1947. While attempting to dock, the Portland was moving in reverse and ran into the Royaliste, which was already tied up at the city docks. Damage to the Royaliste was on the starboard side of the vessel and was not visible from the docks but the ship did begin to take on water immediately. Divers went to work the following day to assess the total damage. Co-owner Kate Larsen said it was still too early for an estimate of that damage.
“The diver just came up and it opened up almost all of our seams,” said Larsen. “What happened was that we compressed against the dock; we could feel it and hear it.” The U.S. Coast Guard and the Columbia County Sheriff's Office marine patrol units responded to the incident and began assisting the Royaliste crew with pumping water from the damaged vessel. “She’s trying to seal herself up. They did say if she were fiberglass she would have sunk,” said Larsen. Both agencies are also investigating the cause of the accident. In addition to charges relating to the collision, the Portland may also
be cited from creating a wake in a no-wake zone as it approached the St. Helens City Docks. Larsen also said she and many of the crew of the Royaliste feel their ship likely protected the dock from any damage the sternwheeler might have caused had the tall ship not acted as a buffer between the two. The Royaliste has been under renovation since being brought to Oregon last fall. This recent incident will likely delay that effort and take the ship out of the Portland Pirate Festival. “We’ve worked really hard since last October See COLLISION, Page A4
Hangar project takes flight at airpark BY SHARI PHIEL The Chronicle
SCAPPOOSE — A new 22,000 square-foot hangar at Oregon Aero’s Scappoose headquarters will accommodate the aerospace company’s growing seat department and FAA-approved repair station for seating and aircraft interior upgrade services. The new hangar will be the third building at Oregon Aero headquarters at Scappoose Industrial Airpark. According to Craig Allison, operations manager for the Port of St. Helens, the two entities have been working on the hanger project for quite a while. “The Port and Oregon Aero have considered such a project for some time, but discussions aimed at undertaking this specific project
began in December of 2010, approximately 18 months ago,” said Allison. That means the project was in the works long before the proposed expansion for the Scappoose Urban Growth Boundary received approval. The UGB expansion was approved by the Department of Land Conservation and Development just recently, although an appeal has been filed. “The project will be constructed on port-owned land inside the boundaries of the airpark itself, on land earmarked for some time by the Scappoose Industrial Airpark Master Plan as being slated for such development,” said Allison. “We certainly support the recent UGB expansion, on its own merits, and believe all of these efforts will greatly add to the economic vitality of the airport and the region.”
This project offers tangible benefits to our customers and employees. Tony Erickson COO, Oregon Aero
Oregon Aero supplies maximum-comfort seating and complete aircraft interior upgrades to aircraft manufacturers, aftermarket aviation providers and the public. Oregon Aero said a wide range of fixed wing and rotor wing aircraft will be accommodated in the new hangar. The company anticipates
the expansion also may create the opportunity to hire additional employees. “This project offers tangible benefits to our customers and employees,” said Tony Erickson, chief operating officer for the company. “The expansion will significantly enhance our ability to serve our customers and partners through more efficient and productive seat cushion upgrade work flow.” The Port of St. Helens will construct the hangar and Oregon Aero will lease the facility from the Port. Allison said estimated construction costs for the new hanger will be approximately $1.5 million. Groundbreaking is anticipated to take place in several weeks. Both groundbreaking and projected completion dates will be announced soon.
Two local garbage haulers have asked the county to approve rate hikes for some county customers. Hudson Garbage and Waste Management representatives appeared before the Columbia County board of commissioners on July 11 for scheduled public hearings, a step required to get the rate hikes approved. Todd Dugdale, director for Land Development Services, said each hauler asked for the requests based on the county’s solid waste ordinance guidelines, which says the commissioners have the option to increase or decrease rates depending on the cost of doing business. “Part of that consideration is the determination of a reasonable rate of return to the franchisees based on a percentage of gross receipts,” said Dugdale. According to Dugdale, both Hudson Garbage and Waste Management fell within the county’s guidelines for approving the rate increases as each company’s rate of return has dropped below the county’s acceptable range of 8 to 14 percent, with a target of 11 percent. Dugdale said the ordinance states, “In determining the rates, the board shall define that the rates will be just, fair, reasonable and sufficient to provide proper service.” Dugdale also said a review of each proposal was conducted by the county’s solid waste advisory committee, and that the committee had recommended approval of both requests. The Waste Management request would increase the monthly residential rates for some Scappoose and Vernonia customers. In Scappoose, rates would increase between 2.86 and 4.6 percent, while in Vernonia, rates would increase 3.95 to 4.29 percent. For both areas, the rate for roll carts will increase by just over 2 percent. Waste Management representative Dean Kampfer said increases to labor, fuel, insurance and disposal costs were the primary drivers behind the rate increase request. “More frequent but smaller increases have been found to be much more palatable to the customer than less frequent but larger increases,” See GARBAGE, Page A4
Fire district receives two major grant awards ST. HELENS — Columbia River Fire & Rescue was recently notified by Sen. Ron Wyden’s office that the district has been awarded not one but two large Federal Emergency Management Agency grants. CRF&R Chief Jay Tappan said the district was notified on July 13 that it would be receiving more than $1.3 million in total. “These grants are highly sought after by a large number of fire departments and the process is very competitive,” said Tappan. “Receiving two SAFER [Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response] grants in the same year is very rare and will certainly help the district maintain our service levels as
we continue to deal with this economic downturn.” Tappan said the SAFER grants are intended to assist fire agencies in replacing or augmenting staffing for fire and emergency response services. Both grant applications identified specific staffing needs in the district. The first award, which is approximately $698,000, will fund a volunteer coordinator position and is spread over a fouryear period. The volunteer coordinator will assist with volunteer firefighter recruitment and retention. The second award of $609,000 will go to three paid firefighter/paramedic positions spread over a two-year period.
Tappan said the grant means the district will be able to replace three positions that
had to be cut from the budget two years ago. “This funding helps us maintain the daily staffing levels we identified as crucial to providing the high levels of service we have committed to in our district deployment plan,” said Tappan. According to Tappan, this will bring the total number of paid firefighters on staff back up to 36. As for the volunteer coordinator position, Tappan said this is also a key position for
helping to strengthen not just the district’s volunteer force but also other agencies in the county. The volunteer coordinator will also help the district increase its response readiness. “This grant application was actually written to address needs for the entire county in terms of assisting surrounding fire districts with their volunteer programs,” said Tappan. “The five fire districts in Columbia County have always worked very closely with each other and we hope to further strengthen that with this coordinator position.” All of the new positions, which have strict performance requirements that must be met, are expected to be in
place by about Oct. 1. Tappan also said these grants are classified as “reimbursement grants,” and as such the district will have to fund the positions initially and then be reimbursed by FEMA. Despite the good news, Tappan said that doesn’t mean CRF&R staff won’t keep working to reduce spending and cut costs. “I applaud the teamwork of all of the district’s personnel in helping to work toward solutions to our financial issues and keeping services to our citizens at the high levels they deserve,” Tappan said. He also said both administrative and fire personnel staff have taken pay freezes or delays to help keep costs down and to keep people working.
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New Eagle Scouts honored carvings by local artist held at St. Frederic’s BucRobert Tidwell: the bench cini Hall in St. Helens, and in front of Insurance Servofficiated by Ryan ices Northwest in Gustafson, ChiSt. Helens, as well nook District Executive for the as the “Fish On, 2005” set of statues Cascade Pacific in McCormick Council. Park. His mentor Troop meetings was Benji Lomare held at 7 p.m. on the second and bard, an Eagle Scout from Troop fourth Mondays of 206 in Murrysville, each month in BucPenn., who incini Hall. Boys Tom Pervish spired Prevish with ages 11-17 who are interested in hiking, his attitude and skills during his early years camping, fishing, boating of Scouting. and other outdoor activities The Court of Honor was are encouraged to attend.
State closer to implementing coordinated care program The State of Oregon continues to move forward with making Coordinated Care Organizations a reality. In late June, eight new CCOs were certified to begin serving local communities as of Aug. 1. While the coverage area for the newly certified CCOs primarily applies to the southern and central part of the state, exceptions to this were Family Care, Inc., which will cover Clackamas, Multnomah and Washington counties, along with part of Marion County, and Intercommunity Health Network, which will provide coverage to Benton, Linn and Lincoln Counties. CCOs are health plans that include of all types of health care providers who have agreed to work together in their local communities for people who receive health care coverage under Oregon Health Plan and Medicaid. Although not covered by any of the eight new certified CCOs, Columbia, Clatsop and Tillamook counties are also moving closer to implementing a new managed care program. “We have been informed that there is a CCO for Columbia County,” said Columbia County Commissioner Earl Fisher, who has been working with the state, local agencies and health care providers to bring Columbia County’s CCO to completion. The three counties, along with parts of Douglas County, are included in the Columbia Pacific CCO, a collaborative partnership between Greater Oregon Behavioral Health, Inc., and CareOregon. “GOBHI was turned down on the first round because there were some questions that state had about how they were doing things,” said Fisher. “But
they were able to answer the questions the state had about how they were going to operate.” According to a statement issued by GOBHI, its goal is be local enough to be relevant yet large enough to be financially sustainable. “The CPCCO will work within each of the four communities to bring new models of care that are patient-centered and teamfocused, governed by a partnership among local health care providers and community members,” said the statement. This certification of the eight CCOs is just the first wave of certification for the new program. Six additional entities, including Columbia Pacific CCO, were granted provisional certification and are anticipated to begin providing services to clients as of Sept. 1. Additional CCOs are anticipated to begin serving clients on Nov. 1. The coordinated care program originated in 2011 with House Bill 3650, which created the Oregon Integrated and Coordinated Health Care System in response to escalating costs for the state’s health care system. Then, over two legislative sessions in 2011 and 2012, Gov. John Kitzhaber and bi-partisan lawmakers passed legislation to replace the state’s current system. Under the new system, the total funding for OHP and Medicaid patients will be divided up and allocated to each CCO. Each CCO has a specified budget that grows at a fixed rate for mental, physical and ultimately dental care and is accountable for health outcomes of the population they serve. “Everybody in that group has to play by the same rules. They’re taking the money but they’re also tak-
ing the risk,” said Fisher. “What happens if they have two or three catastrophic patients that use up all the money?” Columbia County is estimated to receive about $30 million of the state’s total funding. But Fisher said it isn’t difficult to imagine how just a handful of patients needing expensive treatments could significantly impact the funding available. “Let’s say you had someone with schizophrenia, add in a couple of diabetes cases, a heart and lung transplant, a couple more cancer patients and you can go through that $30 million just like that. What happens then? There’s definitely a risk involved,” he said. In exchange for the funds received, the CCO must agree to serve a specified group of patients regardless of the number of times any patient seeks care, whether it be medical, dental, mental or some other type of care. “If we begin to pay providers for people getting well, instead of paying them for people being sick, at the end of the day you are going to save money,” said Fisher. “Suddenly it is in the provider’s best interest to get the person, and keep that person well.” Medical benefits for OHP and Medicaid patients are not expected to change under the CCO model. In fact, the new programs are intended to make it easier for patients and providers to access services. “CCOs have the flexibility to support new models of care that are patient-centered and team-focused, and reduce health disparities. CCOs are able to better coordinate services and also focus on prevention, chronic illness management and person-centered care,” said the Oregon Health Authority.
“They have flexibility within their budgets to provide services alongside today's OHP medical benefits with the goal of meeting the triple aim of better health, better care and lower costs for the population they serve.” According to Fisher, the real challenge is figuring how the program will actually work. Under the guidelines, CCOs must include medical care providers, dental care providers, mental health professionals and hospitals. There will also be geographic boundaries assigned to those CCOs and in some case, such as hospitals, the provider may belong to more than one CCO. Fisher said figuring out the logistics for these services and overlapping providers has been a challenge for many of the 15 to 20 joint care providers involved in creating Columbia County’s CCO. Statewide there are more than 650,000 Oregon residents served by Oregon Health Plan and Medicaid. In Columbia County, approximately 7,500 individuals are enrolled in OHP and Medicaid programs, in Clatsop County there are about 5,700 individuals enrolled and in Tillamook County, that number is approximately 4,000. More about the Coordinated Care Organizations program can be found online at cco.health.oregon.gov.
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Terry was eventually taken into custody by an Oregon State Police trooper who had taken up a position on the perimeter of the ST. HELENS — Robert home. Wesley Terry Jr., the St. HeThe victim, Dana D. lens man accused of shootTerry, 50, was taken to ing his mother in the hand Legacy Emanuel and stomach, enHospital in Portland tered a plea of not where she underguilty to charges of went surgery related second-degree asto the shooting. She sault and recklessly was last reported to endangering another be in critical condiperson during a July tion but was im11 hearing. proving. Terry was arRobert Terry is rested on July 8 folcurrently being held lowing a standoff Robert Terry in the Columbia that lasted more County Jail. than five hours. The According to the terms of standoff began after the Cohis release, he cannot have lumbia County Sheriff's Office received a call at around any contact with his mother and is not allowed at her 4:45 p.m. from a female at home at 1000 Railroad Ave. 1000 Railroad Ave. The The Columbia County caller said a woman inside District Attorney’s office the home had been shot be said felony charges were disher son and that the suspect, missed against Terry but that later identified as Terry, was the case will next go to the reportedly still in the home grand jury. and was armed.
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Two local Boy Scouts Boy Scout in 2004. His from Troop 252 were preEagle project was to make new trails in McCormick sented with the Eagle Scout badge at a recent Park. He chose as special presentahis mentor Stephen tion. On June 11, Zeko, an older the National Counscout who died in a cil of the Boy motorcycle acciScouts of America dent several years Court of Honor was ago. convened to presPrevish is the ent the badges to son of Tom and Luke Pardue and Timari Prevish, of Tom Prevish. Yankton, and has Luke Pardue Pardue is the earned 37 merit son of Chris and badges in his eight years of Scouting. His Sue Pardue, of St. Helens, and has earned 31 merit Eagle project was to restore badges since becoming a and preserve two wood
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tinued drinking since then. The caller stated she had been driving to the liquor store as soon as it had opened and he wanted her stopped for a possible DUII. July 9 – A caller stated a vehicle had flipped over on its top near Alston Mayger and Fish Station roads. She could hear someone tapping like she was trapped. A deputy located an unoccupied vehicle in a gulley, but was unable to locate a victim. July 9 – A caller stated a suspect was at 21658 Swedetown Road and was not supposed to be there. There was a fight going on, but it was not physical yet. Ronald Joseph Thompson, 57, of Clatskanie was arrested on three counts of reckless endangering. He was transported to the Columbia County Jail. July 9 – A daycare worker reported the possible sexual abuse of a 4-year-old child in her care. Deputies followed up with medics and detectives. July 10 – A traffic accident was reported on Scappoose-Vernonia Highway near milepost 9. A victim was LifeFlighted to Emanuel Hospital. It was a single-vehicle crash. No crimes were suspected. No deputies were on duty. July 10 – Deputies assisted Vernonia Fire Department with a brush fire in the 11000 block of Keasey Road. July 10 – An unwanted person was at a residence in the 50000 block of Columbia River Highway. No entry was made into the residence. July 10 – A stolen cell phone was reported. No suspects were known. Later contact attempts with the reporting party were unfruitful. July 11 – Nathan A. Williams, 24, of Kelso attempted to elude capture. He was taken into custody at a residence in the 56000 block of Turley Road for being an out-of-state fugitive with a Clatsop County warrant for theft I and contempt of court. July 12 – Deputies investigated death threats in the 58000 block of Ross Road. The threats were later determined to be a prank by the friends of the person who reported them. Scappoose Police Department July 3 – Duncan Kincaid, 21, was taken into custody following an incident that occurred at Wauna Federal Credit Union. He was charged with attempted forgery I. Kincaid was booked and released at the Columbia County Jail. July 4 – Following a traffic stop on Columbia River Highway near Havlik Drive, Rick Keller, 55, was booked and released at the county jail for DUII – alcohol, refusing to take the breath test and driving while suspended. His vehicle was impounded at the scene. July 7 – Following a traffic stop near the intersection of SE Maple and SE Second streets, John Olsen, 49, was taken into custody for DUII – alcohol, a detainer out of Columbia County Parole and Probation, careless driving and refusing to submit a breath test. The vehicle Olsen was driving
was impounded. Olsen was booked into the Columbia County Jail. July 7 – Police arrested Jeremiah Hegele, 32, following a traffic stop on Columbia River Highway near SE High School Way. He was booked and lodged for an outstanding St. Helens Municipal Court warrant. July 8 – Police responded to an audible alarm at Scappoose Cinema Seven. July 8 – Police took a report of stolen property at the Wigwam Tavern. July 8 – Following a traffic stop on Columbia River Highway near SE High School Way, Monica McLain’s vehicle was impounded. She was cited for driving while suspended – violation. July 10 – Police arrested Mitchell Tyrell, 24, in the 52000 See POLICE REPORTS, Page A4
Columbia River Fire & Rescue July 2 – Units were dispatched to 430 Sunset Blvd. July 3 – Personnel provided public assistance on Columbia River Highway and Berg Road. July 3 – Units shut off water at E. A and E. Fourth streets. July 3 – Personnel responded to a structure fire involving an enclosed building at 34172 Millard Road. (For full story, see the July 11 edition of The Chronicle.) July 3 – Units were dispatched to 105 S. 12th St. The call was cancelled while they were en route. July 3 – Personnel responded to a medical alarm activation at 1009 W. C St. There was no medical problem. July 3 – Units assisted with a police matter at 544 N. 10th St. July 3 – Units investigated smoke at 320 West St. There was no fire.
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July 4 – Personnel responded to a downed power line at 250 N. 15th St. July 5 – Personnel responded to a cover assignment at 211 W. Second St. July 5 – Units were dispatched to two calls on Columbia Blvd. that were cancelled while they were en route. July 5 – Personnel responded to two separate cover assignments at 105 S. 12th St. July 6 – Units responded to a non-injury vehicle accident at Townsend and Doan roads. July 6 – Units responded to a cover assignment at 211 W. Second St. July 7 – Personnel responded to a fire alarm system malfunction at 35090 Pittsburg Road. July 7 – Units responded to See FIRE REPORTS, Page A4
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Columbia County Sheriff’s Office July 6 – A caller stated there were two juveniles on a piece of property in the 18000 block of Johnson Road. The caller’s husband had confronted the juveniles, and they had left. The caller also stated there had been ongoing problems with people being on the property when they shouldn’t be. July 6 – A caller stated her boyfriend had a warrant and she had just seen him going into a nearby trailer in the JD Trailer Park. The caller stated she had not seen him in a month and was surprised to see him there now because he knew he had a warrant. The subject’s name and a description of his vehicle were given. July 6 – A caller stated someone had tried using her credit card at walmart.com. The caller called back, stated she had reached someone at walmart.com and was told she needed a report number and an officer’s signature in order to proceed. July 6 – A caller stated there was an ongoing problem in the 57000 block of Raasee Lane with her neighbor throwing grass clippings in her yard and shooting BBs at her cat. July 6 – A caller stated the person he is a caregiver for was telling him he is going to kill him; however the subject had no access to weapons. The caller also stated the subject was breaking things and was in the caller’s truck kicking the dashboard to try making the airbag go off. July 6 – A caller stated a car had flipped in the middle of the road near Pittsburg and E. Kappler roads and there appeared to be injuries. One person was still in the vehicle. One person was transported to Emanuel Hospital and the vehicle was towed. Lawrence P. Souther, 53, of Warren was arrested on a contempt of court warrant and transported to the Columbia County Jail. July 6 – A caller in the 29000 block of Dutch Canyon Road stated he had just gotten home and found someone had broken into his house and shed. The subject(s) had taken a camera, jewelry and possibly some medication. July 6 – A traffic accident was reported on Tonwsend and Doan roads, where a vehicle had flipped over. The vehicle was gone when a deputy arrived. July 6 – A caller stated his truck had been hit while it was parked in the 54000 block of Brodala Way. The door was dented and scraped. The caller stated a cousin had witnessed the acci-
dent and a suspect’s name was given. July 6 – A report was made about a vehicle hitting a telephone pole in the 33000 block of Spruce Way. July 6 – A caller stated her truck had been stolen from the 34000 block of Berg Road. The vehicle’s description and possible suspect information were given. July 6 – A caller near Deer Island Store stated his 22-year-old son was threatening him and refused to leave the house. The suspect’s name was given, but the caller refused to give an address, phone number or vehicle description. The caller then hung up. July 6 – A caller gave information regarding a party possibly involving underage drinking at Beaver Falls and Depot roads. July 6 – A caller gave information and the location of a party in which possible underage drinking was occurring. The caller stated he was concerned because there were cars racing around near Larson and Doan roads. After five more calls reported suspicion in this area, deputies patrolled the area. July 7 – A caller stated a neighbor had verbally abused her earlier in the day in the Mt. View Apartments. The caller then became agitated and verbally abusive to the deputy. The deputy advised the caller that she should trespass the neighbor from her property if the incident happened again. July 7 – A missing adult was reported in the 56000 block of Nehalem Highway South. A physical description and contact number for the subject were given. Deputies were able to contact the missing person and the caller was advised he was found. July 7 – A stolen pickup truck out of Longview was recovered by a deputy at Elk Creek and Old Rainier roads and towed from the scene. July 7 – Deputies confirmed two warrants and arrested Jon Eric Wagner, 47, of Scappoose for parole violation. He was transported to the Columbia County Jail. July 7 – A report was made of black smoke coming up from the trees and then gun shots were heard near Lees U Catch Trout Farm on the Nehalem Highway. Upon inspection, two very large, unattended burn piles were found and extinguished. July 8 – A traffic dispute was reported in the 16000 block of River Front Road. A deputy responded and peace was restored. July 8 – A caller stated a female had been shot by her son and he was still in the house with a gun. CIRT was called. The suspect’s name and a description were given. The residence was entered and searched. Robert Wesley Terry, 21, of St. Helens was arrested nearby for assault II and transported to the Columbia County Jail. (A full story appeared in the July 11 edition of The Chronicle.) July 9 – A caller stated his wife was in Alcoholics Anonymous, but she drank on July 4 and had con-
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St. Helens Police Department July 2 – A man reported his vehicle’s tires were slashed while the vehicle was parked at his residence. July 6 – Troy Lee McCarter was arrested for disorderly conduct, criminal trespass, tampering with evidence, probation violation and resisting arrest following an incident at Pastime Tavern. July 6 – Counterfeit bills were used to purchase fireworks at Bearcat Fireworks. July 7 – A man reported his property had been damaged by paintballs. July 7 – A woman reported her vehicle was entered and items were taken while it was parked at 75 Shore Drive. July 7 – Josiah Max Fischer, 26, was arrested for resisting arrest, theft III and two counts of assaulting a police officer following a shoplift incident at Wal-Mart. July 7 – A man reported the theft of two RV batteries from his travel trailer while it was parked on S. 15th Street. July 7 – A female adult attempted suicide by consuming pills and alcohol. July 8 – Danielle Jonette Green, 42, was arrested for assault following a domestic disturbance. July 9 – Jeremy Ray Chinn, 29, was arrested on two outstanding warrants. July 10 – Jessica Marie Warren, 22, was arrested for probation violation after consuming alcohol. July 10 – A man reported a hitand-run to his vehicle while it was parked by his residence. July 10 – Jeremy Ryan Curtis Garza, 26, was arrested on two outstanding warrants. July 11 – A juvenile sex abuse is under investigation. July 12 – Daniel Robert Huck, 34, was arrested for probation violation, unlawful entry into a motor vehicle and theft after he stole items from a vehicle.
COLLISION: the Portland also ran aground in 2008 From PAGE A1 completely sealing her up and redoing the hull. She was totally sound and we had the survey done and we were ready,” said Larsen. This is not the first time
the Portland has run into trouble. In November of 2008, the Portland ran aground on the Columbia River, upstream from the Bonneville Dam. No one was injured in either incident. The Portland is also home
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to the Oregon Maritime Museum and was featured in the 1994 film “Maverick” starring Mel Gibson and Jodi Foster. The Portland makes its home at Tom McCall Park in Portland.
GARBAGE: if approved, rates go into effect immediately From PAGE A1 said Kampfer. For Scappoose customers paying $24.94 per month for pickup of one 32-gallon can, the rate will go to $25.72. The rate for pickup of two 32-gallon cans will go from $34.55 to $35.75. In Vernonia, customers paying $23.41 per month for pickup of one 32-gallon can could see their rate increase to $24.34. The rate for pickup of two 32-gallon cans will go from $36.40 to $37.93. Waste Management officials said the company is asking for the increase because the rate of return for the Scappoose area dropped to 7.9 percent while Vernonia dropped to 7.8 percent, and that the rate increases would increase that to the county’s target of 11 percent. Hudson Garbage’s request for a rate increase would apply to St. Helens customers and would increase that company’s rate of return from 6.9 percent to the county’s approved target of 11 percent.
If approved, Hudson Garbage customers will see their rates increase between 9 and 11 percent. Customers now paying $22.32 per month for weekly pick-up of one 32gallon can will see that rate increase o $24.49. For customers paying $38.27 for weekly pickup of two 32-gallon cans, the rate will go to $38.27. Overweight cans, overloaded cans and oversized cans will have the largest increase – 10.85 percent. Currently this rate is $2.12 and
will go to $2.35 There will also be a new rate added to Hudson Garbage’s rate structure if the request is approved. Special trips will now be charged at $20 for each trip. The county commissioners moved the vote to approve or deny the request to July 18 to allow for clarification to the documents provided. If approved, the rate increases for both Hudson Garbage and Waste Management would go into effect immediately.
a non-injury vehicle accident on Columbia River Highway at Neer City Road. July 8 – Units investigated a fireworks explosion at 33769 Merrill Creek Road. There was no fire. July 8 – Units investigated to an unauthorized burn at 62455 Gensman Road. July 8 – Personnel assisted an invalid at 32829 Tide Creek Road. July 9 – CRF&R authorized a controlled burn at 74442 Columbia River Highway. July 9 – Personnel responded to a fire alarm system malfunction at 318 E. A Street. There was no fire. July 9 – Units were dispatched to 28710 Dike Road. The call was cancelled while they were en route. July 9 – Units assisted an invalid at 523 E St. July 10 – Personnel responded to a brush fire at 165 Little St. July 10 – Units responded to a non-injury vehicle accident at St. Helens Street and Columbia River Highway. July 10 – Units were dispatched to 65477 McDermott Road. The call was cancelled while they were en route. July 10 – There was a fire alarm system malfunction at 68160 Meissner Road. There was no fire. July 10 – Units responded to a structure fire involving an enclosed building at 1660 Cowlitz St. July 10 – There was a bomb
MERGER: $33M in loans would’ve been available question recent decisions made by our board of directors,” said Van Vleet. The proposed merger was announced in a joint statement issued on July 2. According to the statement, the board of directors for both financial institutions had signed a Letter of Intent to explore the benefits associated with merging. “Officials from both organizations are committed to doing what is right for their membership and the communities they serve,” said Blumberg. “Key factors to these discussions include the impact that the economy and competition has for credit unions of our asset size, plus both credit unions share a common heritage and serve local communities.” Combining Wauna FCU’s $134 million with St. Helens Community FCU’s $162 million would have created a $300 million credit union operating out of Clatsop and Columbia counties. The Wauna FCU board has been under fire recently from its members, first for its decision to fire long-time CEO Jeff Schwarz in April followed by the recent merger announcement. A petition drive is now under way to eject five
of the board’s seven members. The board members targeted for recall are chairman Lea Chitwood, Michael Hafeman, Marty Borrevik, Richard Louie and David Graham. Only vice chair Tom Tussing and Michael Ismert were left unchallenged. The petition needs 500 member signatures to move forward. Once that number is reached, the board of directors would be required to hold a special meeting to allow members to vote on the recall effort. Issues with the board’s decisions surfaced at the credit union’s annual meeting held on June 26, the same meeting word of the possible merger was announced. More than 200 employees and credit union members attended the meeting, more than four times the number usually attending the annual event. “People got all tied up with the emotional things that are going on at St. Helens Credit Union and not looking at the benefits. It’s unfortunate,” said Blumberg. Both members and employees at the meeting questioned the decision to fire Schwarz given the credit union’s solid financial performance over the past few years. Interim CEO Charlotte
Hart, who has now been replaced by Van Vleet, also came under fire for what some saw as a lack of financial experience needed to run a financial institution of St. Helens Community FCU’s size. “It is insane to think she is in charge of such a large credit union without the knowledge of the daily operations or regulations,” said one member. Hart and Darrel Purkerson were voted off the board at the June 26 meeting, although Purkerson is still serving on the supervisory committee. As for the merger, Blumberg says he would consider the idea again − maybe. “If they were to invite me back, I would come to the table. But would we explore it again? Possibly,” he said. “In terms of scalability, there’s a lot more things you can do with a bigger balance sheet. You put resources into dropping loan rates and increasing deposit rates.” Blumberg said a merger between the St. Helens and Wauna credit unions could translate to an additional $33 million in small business loans being made available locally. “That will be lost. That is a big benefit to the community,” he said.
Homebuyer Education Workshop Community Action Team will be holding a homebuyer education workshop on July 21, 2012 Saturday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm at the Community Action Team office located at 125 N 17th Street, St. Helens, OR Learn to shop for a home, financial preparedness, understanding mortgages, the closing process and how to protect your investment. Cost is $25.00 and includes the workshop, workbook, certificate and future individual one-on-one counseling. Community Action Team is your local HUD Approved Agency. Pre-registration is required. Call (503) 325-9215, ext. 2303 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
scare reported at 360 St. Helens St. There was no bomb. July 12 – Units assisted police on Old Rainier Road and W. C Street. July 14 – Units assisted an invalid at 585 S. Columbia River Highway. July 14 – Personnel responded to an unauthorized burn at Lemont and N. Fourth streets. July 15 – Units responded to a non-injury vehicle accident at 68096 Nicolai Road. July 15 – Personnel responded to a cover assignment on Columbia River Highway and Tide Creek Road. July 15 – Personnel investigated a downed power line at 2175 Columbia Blvd. July 15 – Units were dispatched to 474 S. 13th St. The call was cancelled while they were en route. July 15 – Units investigated an unauthorized burn in McCormick Park. July 15 – Personnel responded to a carbon monoxide detector activation at 59159 Oak Glen Drive. It activated because of a malfunction. July 14-15 – CRF&R received six STP-related calls. Two of those calls resulted in CRF&R transporting patients to a hospital. Scappoose Fire District July 9-13 – Units provided 14 medical transports to hospitals and six medical assessments without transport. July 10 – Units responded to a commercial fire alarm at Mark’s on the Channel. It was a
false alarm that activated because of cooking smoke. July 10 – Personnel assisted a resident at Rose Valley Place. July 12 – Units investigated to a downed power line on NW St. Helens Road, near Wildwood Golf Course. July 12 – Units investigated a possible carbon monoxide leak on Columbia River Highway. A CO2 monitor was used and nothing was found. July 12 – Units investigated a non-injury motor vehicle crash on Columbia River Highway. July 13 – Personnel assisted a resident at Rose Valley Assisted Living Facility. July 13 – Personnel assisted CRF&R with a boat taking on water at the Columbia County docks. July 13 – Law enforcement requested an ambulance at Veteran’s Park. An investigation found no need for medical assistance. July 13 – Units investigated a commercial fire alarm at Rose Valley Assisted Living Facility. July 14 – Law enforcement requested an ambulance at Veteran’s Park. An investigation found no need for medical assistance. July 14 – Illegal fireworks were reported on Kingsley Road. July 15 – A bicycle accident was reported on Highway 30 north of Cornelius Pass. An investigation found no accident. July 15 – A bicycle accident was reported at an STP stop on NW St. Helens Road. An investigation found an injured bicyclist who refused ambulance transport.
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block of SE Second Street for three outstanding warrants out of the Scappoose Municipal Court. He was booked and lodged into the Columbia County Jail. July 11 – Police arrested Brittanie Elliott, 18, in the Scappoose Municipal Court on two detainers out of the Scappoose Municipal Court. She was booked and lodged into the Columbia County Jail. July 12 – Edward Fahrenwald, 55, was taken into custody in the 33000 block of SW Julie Court for seven counts of negotiating a bad check and theft II.
He was booked and released at the Columbia County Jail. July 12 – Police arrested Jeremy Burch for violating his restraining order in the 33000 block of SE Santosh Street. He was lodged into the Columbia County Jail. July 12 – Police arrested Tina Olivas, 30, near the intersection of SW JP West Road and SW Fourth Street. She was cited for driving under the influence of intoxicants and reckless driving. She was booked and lodged into the Columbia County Jail. July 13 – Police assisted the St. Helens Police Department on Port Ave.
July 14 – Following a traffic stop on Columbia River Highway near E. Columbia Ave., the vehicle Cody Hoglund was driving was impounded. Hoglund was cited for driving uninsured. July 14 – Police took Matthew Stump, 21, into custody for violating his probation with Columbia County Parole and Probation at Veteran’s Park. July 15 – Police responded to the South County Spotlight for an audible alarm. July 15 – Police cited Robby Marsh, 37, in the 52000 block of NE Porter Lane for violating the noise ordinance in the city of Scappoose.
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LETTERS Pros and cons The article written on coal train wrecks and igniting safety concerns brought up other concerns as well. These concerns are that these articles are not balanced, as all arguments should be. I found this article only to be written as fear projecting and mongering with some poorly made statements by Mr. VanderHeuvel, such as “coal trains cause train derailments” and his statement of “it’s just a function of dust coming off the trains and getting down in the ballasts.” What a bunch of malarkey. Derailments come down to equipment failure and human error. They involve a whole variety of different trains made up with a menagerie of different style cars and products we use in our daily lives. Coal is one of the most harmless materials on the tracks these days compared to the huge amount of hazardous materials transported by rail daily, through not only Oregon but all over this great nation. The Department of Transportation doesn’t classify coal as a hazardous material and requires no placarding of such product. Coal dust is covered with a sprayed on, polymer-type sealant/cement prior to shipment, which is used for dust control. Mr. Mayo wrote a couple weeks ago explaining how the facts of this business are being only written to favor the bias against this business instead of the true facts. Oregon and Washington need jobs brought into these states
and we need to quit always spreading fear and need to actually spread a balanced argument – pros and cons. Nathan Eggers, St. Helens Get involved Those of us who have spent most of our lives in and around Columbia County pretty much have spent a great deal of that time in and around county waterways. Think about it – a large share of the county follows the course of the Columbia River and every creek in the county flows into the river. I joined some dear friends last Sunday on the Nehalem River out of Vernonia. We packed some sandwiches and soft drinks and spent three hours walking up and down an area in the river. When I say “in the river,” that is what I mean. We walked in water that sometimes reached chest high looking for treasures crawdads and bright colored rocks. I had a wonderful day. The water was clear and the woods smelled clean and fresh. My husband and I spent untold hours on the Columbia in our various boats when our children were still at home. One incident remains in my mind and changed the way we felt about the river. Our daughter was waterskiing behind the boat. She was an excellent skier and seldom ever fell. This time, however, she did fall and she fell right at the confluence of the Columbia River and the Willamette Slough – right near where the paper mill
dumped their black liquor into the river. We pulled her out of the river and she was dripping with greasy slime, which could only be washed off with warm water and soap. Needless to say, our boat outings no longer involved the Columbia River. We instead traveled to the lakes in Oregon and Washington. I do not know how much the beautiful Columbia River has been cleaned up since that time but I still hear warnings about overflow from sewage lines in Portland being dumped into the Willamette and thus into the Columbia. And when I walk along the river, it still does not smell good. Now another black slime could contaminate our waterways and our lands. Two coal companies, owned by people on another continent, want to fill barges and rail cars with coal and drag them through our county and down our river so that they can make money. The few jobs created by this fiasco is not worth the damage to our environment. If you have never gotten involved in something in your life, now is the time to do it. Stand up to your political leaders and to these billion dollar companies and tell them a resounding “no.” Stop this backroom dealing now. It has gone on for far too many years and it needs to end. Nancy Whitney, St. Helens Voice of morality I feel compelled to re-
peat the following letter … with a pressing point added. The “church” does not have, nor should it have, “political” clout, that is, direct political or economic clout.
But the church does have, indeed should have, a voice. Use it, church. Use it; loudly and now. The U.S. Supreme Court has just slashed a critical artery in the moral blood-
stream of our land, and our land is morally dying. And only you, church, have that desperately needed, healing voice of morality. Dean Nichols, Scappoose
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OBITUARIES local fairgrounds during the 1950s, hunted and fished Columbia County for many years and restored several cars over the years. He loved watching NASCAR. Paul is survived by his children, Paulette Owsley of Boise, Idaho, Beverly Friberg of Scappoose and Mary Jo Simpson of St. Helens; step-daughters Garlene Cooper and Lynda Wilson; six grandchildren, eight greatgrandchildren and one greatgreat-grandson and sister June Kerr, of Hermiston. He was preceded in death by his wife, Frances; siblings John Brasmer and Vianna Pihlaja and great-grandson Jestin Kearsley. Private services will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.columbiafh.com. Arrangements are by Columbia Funeral Home.
Pearl Barger Pearl Lee Barger was born in Portland, to parents James and Evelyn (Dayball) Lee, on Feb. 10, 1918. She had two siblings, Sadie and Edgar. Pearl was raised in the Portland area and she gradu- Pearl Barger ated from Girls Polytechnic; she graduated early at age 16. From Pearl’s first marriage came one son, Robert H. Lee. Pearl married Donald Barger on Dec. 15, 1942. That marriage produced another son, Richard E. Barger, and a daughter, Lovetta (Tweed). The family lived mostly in and around the Portland area. When Donald took up fieldwork in the boilermaker’s union, they moved around the western states to go where the work was. Pearl also lived in St. Helens, Deer Island and in the Salem/Keizer area. Pearl was predominantly a Paul “Wamp” Brasmer homemaker, but also worked as Paul Donald “Wamp” Bras- a seamstress and baked pies for mer passed away in Scappoose a restaurant in her younger on July 13, at years. age 86. Pearl enjoyed knitting, Paul was crafts, and gardening. She was born on March also a masterful cake maker 19, 1926, in and made many “novelty” St. Helens to cakes for events and celebraJohn Arthur tions. She lived through the deand Ola Ethel pression era and knew how to (Skinner) make a little bit go a long way. Brasmer, the Paul “Wamp” Her actions and nature reinthird of four forced the idea that the “richBrasmer children. ness” in life is not something Paul attended St. Helens attained with money. It is the High School and enlisted with closeness of family and the the U. S. Navy to serve during strong bonds of friendship that World War II from 1943–46. matter most. His first Pearl will be remembered marriage for her generous heart and for brought the care that she showed for her three family and friends. She was a daughters into witty, spunky, and sharp, and his life and in August of 1968 she had a wonderful (somehe married Frances J. times a little off-color) sense of (Burchett) Jones. humor. Pearl had an energy that In his younger days, Paul everyone seemed to gravitate drove logging trucks and oper- towards. So many thought the ated the Richfield Service Sta- world of her. She will be retion on U.S. Highway 30 in St. membered as a person who Helens before going to work loved and identified with anifor Crown Zellerbach. He remals. She cared for any stray tired at age 56 in 1982. animal that needed her tender Paul drove stock cars at the touch and she cared for many,
BIRTH Christian Hernan Martin Christian Hernan Martin arrived on June 6, to Jessica and Jose Martinez. He was born at Legacy Good Samaritan in Portland, at 5:18 a.m., weighing 7 pounds 3 ounces and was 19 ½ inches long. Christian will join siblings Nathan Jose (8), Adrian
many creatures over the course of her life. Pearl was preceded in death by her loving husband, Donald; parents James and Evelyn; siblings Sadie Plotner and Edgar Lee; and sons, Robert H. Lee and Richard E. Barger. She is survived by her daughter, Lovetta Tweed, five grandchildren, eight greatgrandchildren, and one greatgreat grandchild, four nieces, and three nephews. A funeral service will take place at Skyline Memorial Gardens Funeral Home Chapel on July 21, at 1 p.m. She will be privately laid to rest in Skyline Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Oregon Humane Society. Betty Ann Olson Betty Ann Olson died at a Portland hospital on July 9. She was 93. She was born on Aug. 12, 1918, in Portland, to Lawrence and Selma (Lathti) Thompson. Betty was educated in Betty Ann Olson Portland at James John Grade School and graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1936. She met Delmar Olson at the Cooperidge wooden barrel company and in 1939 they married in Portland. They lived in the St. Johns area at the time until moving to St. Helens in 1946, where she lived until the present. Delmar preceded her in death on June 29, 1997. In that same year, she was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Mary. Betty worked picking strawberries in the Asbury area of St. Helens. She was a clerk at Lloyd Wagner’s store, a binder for Bemis Printing and also a homemaker. She was a member of the Scappoose Church of Christ. She enjoyed crocheting, reading, feeding the neighborhood animals, being at home and with family. She is survived by her children, Nancy Backlund (Richard) and Linda Thompson (Wally), both of St. Helens, and Jack Olson (Donna), of Deer Island; sister Dorothy Perkins of Salem; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. A celebration of life was held at Scappoose Church of Christ on July 1 followed by a private family interment at Bayview Cemetery in Warren. Memorial contributions may be made to the church memorial fund. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.columbiafh.com.
for five years. In 1999, the family moved to Columbia City where Jared attended and graduated from St. Helens High School with the class of 2007. Jared lived with seizures Jared Andrew since age 7, Erickson but that didn’t detour him from participating in life. He was a Cub Scout, loved reading, target shooting, enjoyed the outdoors and playing video games. The family traveled to many places and you could always count on Jared’s smile to be in many of the pictures. He loved going to concerts and to county and state fairs. The last few years Jared worked hard to receive his degree from ITT in software engineering. He was just a few credits short of receiving his associate’s degree. Jared is survived by his parents, Daniel Erickson of Columbia City, and LaDora Erickson, of Seneca, Mo.; stepmother Cheryl Meisinger; siblings Daphne of Columbia City, and Joshua of Ft. Bragg, N.C., grandparents Fred and Loretta Wilkins of Welch, Okla., John E. Erickson Sr. of Ft. Dodge, Iowa and Darlene Campbell, of South Sioux City, Neb. A celebration of life gathering was held on July 17 at Columbia Funeral Home. A committal service and niche internment took place at Columbia Memorial Gardens in Scappoose. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.columbiafh.com. Arrangements are by Columbia Funeral Home.
Jennifer Lynn Lee Gibney Jennifer Lynn Lee Gibney, of Aumsville, died on July 7, in McMinnville. She was 28. Jennifer was born in Portland on July 20, 1983 to Peggy O’Neill. She attended CasJennifer Lynn cade School Lee Gibney District from elementary to high school. She graduated in 2001 from Stayton High School. She worked at Stayton Cannery and Taco Bell while attending high school. She later worked at several assisted living homes before deciding to be a stay at home mom to spend more time with her children. She was a certified bowling coach. She loved her bowling as a teenager and helped with her junior league and the Pee Wees. Jennifer was a compassionJared Andrew Erickson ate loving friend and most of all Jared Andrew Erickson a great mother, daughter and passed away on July 9, at his sister. She loved spending time home from complications of with her children, family and epilepsy. He was 23. friends. She loved being around Jared was born in Joplin, people. Mo., to Daniel Paul and She loved all kinds of music, LaDora Lou (Wilkins) Erickgoing to concerts and had just son, the eldest of three children. started doing cross-stitching. The family lived in Kentucky, Jennifer will be missed by Iowa and then moved to Idaho many, far and wide. Everyone
will remember Jennifer by her smile. She lived in Prairie City until moving to Mill City in 1985. She later moved to Aumsville and Stayton, and then to Scappoose and St. Helens in 2002. In 2011, she moved back to Stayton. Jennifer was preceded in death by her grandfather, Louis Lee; grandmother Virginia Russell, and aunt Tammy Kaneaster. She is survived by her son, Malakie Gibney and daughter, Kayelynn Gibney, of Bloomfield, N. M.; mother Peggy O'Neill of St. Helens; sister Amanda Taylor of Aumsville, and many extended family members. A celebration of life will be held on Aug 18 at a location yet to be decided. A memorial fund has been set up at the St. Helens Community Federal Credit Union in the name of Jennifer Lynn Lee Gibney.
Gloria Painter Elkington. Gloria Painter Elkington died July 3, at her home in Longview. She was the daughter of Ralph and Kathy Painter of St. Helens and had three brothers, Ralph, Alan and Manuel. Gloria attended St. Helens High School. Dale Allen Dewey She was married for 40 Dale Allen Dewey passed years to Chuck Elkinton and away July 6, while camping at had four children, Scott ElkinBig Eddy Park, in Vernonia due ton, Jason Elkinton, Liane to a recent battle with liver can- Clark and Kevin Elkinton. cer. He was 59. Gloria was also a grandDale was born Feb. 7, 1953, mother to 13 children. in Portland to John William A rosary and Mass was “Bill” and Frances (Malone) said on July 3. Dewey. He attended school in St. Marline Thompson Helens graduating from St. HeMarline Ann Thompson lens High passed away on July 15, in School. In Scappoose. October of She was 67. 1972, he Marline joined the was the daughU.S. Navy and was honorably ter of Tony discharged in August of 1978. and Ardis He lived in St. Helens from Mish and at1953–76, then moved to tended Skyline Rainier in 1977. Elementary He and Roberta Jean Barr and Sunset Marline were married on Feb. 15, 1978, High School. Thompson in St. Helens. She survives him Marline at home in Rainier. married Delbert E. Thompson Dale was employed at Lib- in 1960, and had two daugherty Tire in St. Helens from ters. 1970-78, Longview Fibre from She began her career as a 1978-2006, retiring after 28 keypunch operator at Hudson years as a hydro pulp operator. House in Portland, continuing He also worked at the Luttrell 30 years of employment at berry fields. Lilly Miller, and retiring from He enjoyed clam digging, Sealy Mattress Company in hunting, fishing, camping, cut- 1993. ting wood, working on cars and Marline loved garage sales, spending time with his family. Fridays, gardening, collecting Dale was preceded in death Santas and Hummel figurines, by twin brothers at birth, John crocheting, going to the beach, Franklin Dewey and John penny slots and casino buffets. William Dewey, in addition to Her main love was being a his parents John William “Bill” wife, mother and grandma. and Frances Dewey. She was preceded in death He is survived by his wife, by her parents. Roberta Jean Dewey, of She is survived by her husRainier; sons Tyler (Natalie) of band, Delbert E. Thompson; Camas, Wash., and John daughters Lisa M. Couch Dewey of St. Helens; daughter (Shon) and Debbie L. Kistner Marsha Swanson, of Rainier; (Tim), and grandchildren Garbrother Mike Dewey, and rett, Justin, Jared, Kira and grandchildren Olivia, CatherBret. ine, McKenzie, Ryan and A service will be held on Braden. July 23 at 2 p.m. at Skyline A celebration of life service Memorial Gardens, visitation will be held on July 20,begin- will be on July 22 from noon–5 ning at 11 a.m. at Alston’s Cor- p.m. and July 23 from 10 a.m.– ner Assembly of God Church, 2 p.m., prior to the service. The 25272 Alston Road, in Rainier family will hold a private interwith Pastor Steve Berry offici- ment. ating. Online condolences may be Memorials contributions left for the family at www.skymay be made to Community linememorialgardens.com. Home Health & Hospice, P.O. Box 2067, Longview, WA & NEW CONSTRUCTION 98632. Arrangements are by Groulx R • New Homes Family Mortuary of Rainier. E • Additions M O • Insurance D Repairs E • Bathrooms L I BUILDERS • Kitchens N INC • Vinyl that he has always been G Siding polite and is very funny and has made her laugh • Decks many times. Fax: 503-397-1394 If you would like to CCB#102768 contact Carver, e-mail 565 N Vernonia Rd. St. Helens, OR 97051 firstname.lastname@example.org.
MILITARY ANNOUNCEMENT Angel (7) and Jordan Xavier (6) at their home in St. Helens. His maternal grandparents are Rod and Lisa Yeager of Kennewick, Wash., paternal grandparents are Angel and San Juana Martinez of St. Helens and great-grandparents are Wes and Judy Cameron of St. Helens.
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Barbara Gail Johnson Barbara Gail Johnson passed away in Portland on July 10. She was 71. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Johnson. Barabara is survived by her sisters and brothers Frances, Martha, Fred and David, as well as many nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on July 21 at the old Warren Grange, behind Bings Restaurant. Her final resting place will be at Tabor Lutheran Church Cemetery in Bay City, Wisc.
George Jauron George Gerald Jauron passed away due to complications of a heart attack on June 30. He was 58. George was born on Jan. 4, 1954, the first child born in St. Helens that year. He was the third of George Jauron five children born to Ernest Morris and Priscilla Agnes (DuHaime) Jauron. He lived his whole life in St. Helens, graduating with the class of 1972. The day of his graduation he shipped out to serve the country in the U. S. Army. After his service he came back home and in 1978 he married Patti Jo Hamilton on July 5 in Reno, Nev. From 1974 until 2009, he worked for the Boise Cascade paper mill. George loved the outdoors, fishing, hunting, clamming, crabbing, birdwatching and his visits to the Oregon coast. In the late 1980s he raced on the round track in St. Helens for several years. He was also an avid NACAR fan. The last three years he enjoyed the companionship of his black Lab, “Joey.” George is survived by his wife Patti; children Scott Jauron and Sheena Wallace; mom Pat Jauron and brother Sam and sister Susie Jauron, all of St. Helens. He was preceded in death by his dad; sister Cyndi, and brother Timothy, who died at 8 months 10 days old. A celebration of life gathering was held at the St. Helens Elks Lodge on July 8. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.columbiafh.com. Arrangements are by Columbia Funeral Home.
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July 18, 2012
Annual fair and rodeo provide entertainment for all BY SHARI PHIEL The Chronicle
The 2012 Columbia County Fair and Rodeo brings five days of familyfriendly activities to the area beginning July 18. Gates open at 8 a.m. most days with a full day of 4-H activities, live music, carnival rides, stock car races, junior rodeo and National Pro Rodeo Association events. This year’s theme is A Tradition to Treasure. Fair board member and Columbia County Commissioner Henry Heimuller said the theme is fitting as there is much to treasure at this year’s event. “It’s the tradition of our county,” said Heimuller. “It’s the one time we have a countywide event that brings everyone together. It’s a total celebration of our heritage and a good time to be had by all.” This year’s fair has especially relied on the efforts of volunteers to bring everything together. Fair organizer Heather Kennedy said volunteers have gone above and beyond the call of duty, citing one volunteer who drives in daily from Vancouver, Wash. One area that has been
The 97th annual Columbia County Fair & Rodeo opens July 18 and runs through July 22. Among all of the activities, there is also National Professional Rodeo Association events on July 21 and July 22, including steer roping, bull riding and more.
particularly successful this year is 4-H. “My swine barn is full, my goat barn is full, my cow
• Columbia City Community Library – 11 a.m., storytime for preschoolers. • St. Helens Lions meets every first and third Monday at 6:30 p.m., at the Village Inn. Call (503) 397-0407 for information. • The MS Support Group of Columbia County meets the first Monday of each month at 1 p.m. at Dairy Queen in Scappoose. For more information, call Susan at (503) 543-2517. • The National Alliance on Mental Illness, Friends and Family Support Group meets the second and fourth Monday of each month downstairs at the Rainier United Methodist Church at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call Teri at (503) 556-9135. Tuesdays
• Kiwanis Daybreakers meets at 7 a.m. at the Village Inn. Call (503) 397-2696. • Warren Community Fellowship – Job Club, 10–11 a.m. room 201, 56523 Columbia River Highway, in Warren. Free and open to the public. • St. Helens Public Library holds baby lapsit storytime for 6 months to 2 years at 10:15 a.m., storytime for preschool 3–5 years at 11:15 a.m. Call (503) 397-4544 for more info. • Overeaters Anonymous at the St. Helens Alano Club, 215 N. 6th St. St. Helens, 5:45–7 p.m. Call Sheri at (503) 3694607. No dues or fees. • The Columbia County Democratic Central Committee meets the last Tuesday of every month at Kozy Korner, St. Helens. Meetings start at 7 p.m.
everybody coming.” One new edition to the lineup is a talent show that will be held on July 19 be-
ginning at 5:15 p.m. Winners in each division will be eligible to compete in the 2012 Oregon State Fair statewide
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barn is full, my poultry barn is full and my sheep barn is full,” said Kennedy. “Last year they weren’t. I’ve got
talent search finals. The fair opens on July 18 with senior day. The day’s lineup includes: 4-H competitions, a senior services showcase, opening ceremonies at noon, My Fair Lady pageant at 1 p.m., stock car races at 6 p.m., and live music at 7:30 p.m. Gates close at 10 p.m. The following day, July 19, is kids day. To celebrate there is a teddy bear picnic at noon, Columbia River Fest, martial arts event, junior rodeo starts at 6 p.m. and fan favorite Red Cast plays at 8:30 p.m. Rodeo day is July 20 and July 21. Along with plenty of 4-H events and entertainment throughout the day, Friday’s lineup includes an NPRA rodeo in the arena starting a 7 p.m. on both days. Gates close at midnight. Sunday, July 22 in grange day. Gates open at 10 a.m. Don’t miss the Grange Museum for a look at Columbia County’s rich agricultural history, along with fair awards, magic show and 4-H events. The chili cook-off starts at noon. For a full lineup of all the activities, go to www.columbiacountyfairgrounds.com.
• Scappoose Public Library – storytime for ages 5 and under at 10:30 a.m. Call (503) 543-7123 or go to scappooselibrary.org. Thursdays
• Weight Watchers meets at Scappoose Foursquare Church at noon and 5:30 p.m. For more information, call (503) 543-4802 or email email@example.com. • Free fitness classes, 7–8 p.m. at the Best Western in St. Helens. Call Cheryl Capwell, independent beachbody fitness coach at (503) 396-2834, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. • The Columbia County Commission on Children and Families meets the third Thursday of each month beginning at 5:30 p.m., at the OSU Extension office, 505 N. Columbia River Hwy., in St. Helens. Saturdays
• Weight Watchers meets at Grace Baptist Church at 9 a.m. Weigh-ins start at 8:30 a.m. For more information, call (503) 543-4802 or email email@example.com. Sundays
• Overcomers Outreach – a spiritually-based, 12-step recovery program for substance abuse issues – meets at 6 p.m. at Sunset Park Community Church, 174 Sunset Blvd., in St. Helens. Call (503) 3970535 or visit www.sunsetparkchog.org. • Yankton Recovery Group meets at Yankton Grange, Pittsburg Road, 5:30–6:30 p.m. Call (503) 397-1473 or (503) 366-0667 for more info.
Wednesday, July 18 10 a.m. – Columbia County Board of Commissioners holds its regularly scheduled board meeting in the commissioners’ meeting room, room 308, at the Columbia County Courthouse and its regularly scheduled Staff meetings at 1 p.m. in the commissioners’ office, room 331, at the Columbia County Courthouse.
1 p.m. – St. Helens City Council holds a work session at city hall, 265 Strand St. 7 p.m. – St. Helens City Council holds a regular meeting at city hall, 265 Strand St. 7:30 p.m. – Columbia Soil and Water Conservation District board meeting held at The Grange, 35285 Millard Road, in St. Helens.
Thursday, July 19 Nulty Way, in St. Helens. 5:30 p.m. – Columbia County Commission on Children and Wednesday, July 25 Families holds a public meeting 5 p.m. – Port of St. Helens will at the OSU Extension office, 505 hold a work session at the port N. Columbia River Hwy., in St. office, in Columbia City. Helens. 6 p.m. – St. Helens Arts & Cultural Commission meets in city council chambers at St. HeTuesday, July 24 4 p.m. – Columbia Community lens City Hall, 256 Strand St. Mental Health board meeting at Meetings are also broadcast live the Creekside Center, 58646 Mc- on Comcast channel 29.
COMMUNITY CALENDAR Saturday, July 21 • Rainier Saturday Market 10 a.m.–3 p.m. at City Park, in Rainier. • The 2012 Columbia County Fair & Rodeo runs today through July 22. See www.columbiacountyfairgrounds.com for a complete schedule of events. • Columbia City Community Library, 205 I St., at 1 p.m. David O’Donnell will present “The Civil Thursday, July 19 • Rainier City Public Library War: Five Individuals from Each Side and Five Incidents that will host Penny’s Puppets. Changed the War.” Come listen Puppeteer Penny Walter will share her puppet show starting and enjoy learning. Call (503) 366at 11 a.m. 8020 or email • 13 Nights on the River firstname.lastname@example.org for informasummer concert series featuring tion. the “vagabonding gypsy folkpunk” sounds of Chervona, at Sunday, July 22 • It’s the last day of the 2012 Columbia View Park in Olde Towne St. Helens. Free music Columbia County Fair & Rodeo. through August with local venSee www.columbiacountyfairgrounds.com for a complete dors and an open air/farmers market. Market is open 2-9 p.m. schedule of events. • The 2012 Columbia County Wednesday, July 25 Fair & Rodeo runs today through July 22. See • Scappoose Public Library www.columbiacountyfairstorytime at 10:30 a.m. The grounds.com for a complete theme and craft is snails. • Stroke support group 2:30– schedule of events. Wednesday, July 18 • Scappoose Public Library storytime at 10-30 a.m. The theme and craft is bunnies. • The 2012 Columbia County Fair & Rodeo opens today and runs through July 22. See www.columbiacountyfairgrounds.com for a complete schedule of events.
3:30 p.m. at Avamere, 2400 Gable through August with local vendors Road, in St. Helens. Call (503) and an open air/farmers market. 366-8070 for information. Market is open 2-9 p.m. • St. Helens Public Library – show up at 9 p.m. with your teleThursday, July 26 • 13 Nights on the River sum- scopes, binoculars, cameras and mer concert series featuring Port- audio recording devices for some land’s alt/pop band Crown Point, good old-fashioned night sky at Columbia View Park in Olde watching. You may just be surTowne St. Helens. Free music prised by who (or what) shows up.
A Service of Remembrance followed by the burial of the ashes of
REV. DR. ARNOLD GUNNAR LEVIN will be held on Thursday, July 26th, 11a.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church in Warren, Oregon Arnold died of cancer on January 31, 2012. Following the service all are invited to greet Arnolds’ family for lunch at Warren Community Fellowship in Warren. C10106
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Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Juan’s Yard Maintenance Quality Work, Hedging, Edging, Mowing, Clean Gutters, Lay Bark Dust, Clean-up & Hauling. Licenced & Free Estimates 503-396-7828 Ramo’s Yard Maintenance Residential & Commercial yard maintenance & one time jobs, mowing/edging, gutter cleaning, weeding, shrubs & hedges, bark dust, power washing, will haul all debris Free Estimates & Reasonable Priced 503-366-7863 Vargas Garden Service Weekly mowing, weed control, clean ups, barkdusting, flower beds, leaf removal,yard work. Cell: 503-890-3219 Hme: 503-366-0428 Licensed & Insured YARDWORK Mowing, Edging, Clean-Up Free Estimates Call Gene 503-839-4000
Custom Portable Sawmilling. Your logs or mine. Agri or Res pole building. Hobby Logging & Construction Inc. CCB#1442 503-438-5361
Small Business Accounting/ Bookkeeping QB/Adobe/Office expert Public Notary OR/WA 503-871-0701
Cleaning Services Maria’s House Cleaning Licensed, Professional cleaning. Insured & Bonded. Natural cleaning materials. $20/hr. Will clean the whole house, doors, windows (inside), bottom base boards, fridges, cabinets, blinds, ovens. Free estimates. Refs avail. Call anytime Cell: 503-396-3857 Hme 503-397-9821
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GUITAR LESSONS Full Time Instructor Limited Availability email@example.com Call Now 503-367-8728
ALCOHOL & DRUG Overcomer Outreach Monday 7 pm 503-543-3028 or 503-369-0337 Christian 12-step (No Preaching)
Schools/Training Preschool Horse Camps Fridays, 9:30-12:00 Come to one or all 7/20-8/31,$30-$35 each. Kassi 503-369-3008
Craft Classes ABC FOR LIFE TRAINING CENTER CPR-AED First Aid Basic Life Support NRA HANDGUN SAFETY Concealed Handgun Permit Class OR, FL, AZ, ME, NH, VA, CT. On-site or Off-site Individual or Group
Wanted in Columbia Co. DEAD or ALIVE Scrap Metal 503-397-3481 Free Removal
LOOKING for PT sitter for 6 & 7 yr olds. Flexible hrs preferred. In our house or yours. Contact us @ 503-410-2859 so we can set up a meeting time. Thank you
CPR & Medic First Aid Classes. 20 yrs of field experience. Contact Ken Access CPR 503-397-6241
“10 FAMILY” GARAGE, DRIVEWAY SIDEWALK SALE! Treadmill, Air Conditioners, Computer printer, 2 comp chairs, & 3 comp desks, childrens toys, bike, swing & play structures, VHS movies, crab pots, books, rugs, kids, teens & adult clothes, gobs of knickknacks, furniture, incl; beautiful dining room table w/6 chairs $350. Over 150 PLANTS! 35014 STAG CT (cul-de-sac) off of Whitetail btwn Sykes & Gable. LOOK FOR SIGNS. Fri 7:30 - 3, Sat 8-2. SEE YOU HERE!
*ATTENTION* LAST CHANCE! Gold & Silver prices are falling. If you want top dollar for your gold & silver jewelery, coins, watches, dental gold, guns ACT NOW! Call today 503-308-2494 ask for Charlie
AL-ANON 503-397-5859, 543-7191, 369-1195
I KILL BLACKBERRIES All work is guaranteed 49 yrs exp. Large and small jobs.prime time is now thru Nov. Free Estimates 503-369-0673 Paul’s Tree Service No bush too small, no tree to tall call Paul. Specialized in danger trees, take downs, pruning Lace Leafed Maples & ornamental shrubberies, chipping, senior discount, free estimates. LLC#169770. Lic., Bonded & Insured. 5438274 or cell 503-4400723 paulstreecarehome.comcast.net
Help Wanted CMA or LPN: Columbia Care Center is seeking a CMA or LPN for a dayshift med pass position. Send resume to: Director of Nursing Services, P.O. Box 1068, Scappoose, OR 97056. Fax to: 503-543-5220 or apply in person at 33910 E. Columbia Av., Scappoose. Phone 503-5437131 Certified Nurses Aides: 15% attendance premium for perfect attendance per pay period, competitive wages, medical, and dental. Columbia Care Center is seeking truly motivated CNA’s. Send your resume to: Director of Nursing Services, P.O. Box 1068, Scappoose, OR 97056. Fax to: 503543-5220 or apply in person at 33910 E. Columbia Ave., Scappoose. IMMEDIATE OPENINGS Sewing machine operators or general production. Medical/Dental Plans, Paid Holidays/Vacation Program. Apply in person. 33550 Se Santosh St., Scappoose, Oregon. PT Cleaning/Custodial Services. Send letter of introduction + 2 references to: Plymouth Presbyterian Church, 2615 Sykes Rd, SH. For more info or to lv msg 503-3970062
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Quality Resumes 503-397-4098 St. Helens SD is seeking applications for the following positions for the 2012/13 school year: #2012-25 Custodian Swing 10 hrs per wk. See district website for details & On-line Application sthelens.k12.or.us An equal opportunity employer
Boats & Motors Boat top repairs; drop curtains, upholstery snaps, zippers, etc. Suzi (503)396-1548
Domestic Autos CAMARO 2010 SS BLACK Custom one of a kind 6500 ml. $33,900 503-369-0673
Wanted Autos $$$$$ TOP CASH PAID FOR CARS Ask for Bud 503-936-5923 $CASH$ PAID FOR CARS & TRUCKS, RUNNING OR NOT. FREE REMOVAL OF UNWANTED VEHICLES. 503-285-1801 Columbia County’s Top Cash 4 Junk Cars, Trucks and Motorhomes. *Titles not required* “Scrappy” 503-397-3481
BARN SALE FRI & SAT 7/20 & 21 9AM-2PM 58741 BACHELOR FLAT RD Primitives, antiques, collectables & More. Axes, hammers, sledge hammers, splitting mauls, ladders, garden tools, milk cans, galvanized tubs & pails, milk boxes, pop bottle wood boxes, tons of wood boxes & crates, scales, cross-cut saws, hay hooks, chicken & hog feeders, horse feed racks, single trees, horse collars, old door & windows, tons of metal signs, carpenters Adze;s farm yard art, antique wood benches, Cant Peavey, debarking tool, cast iron skillets griswold, wagner ware, lodge. The list just foes on & on you do not want to miss this one. See Craigslist Ad for pics.
275 N. 1st St. continue down hill on West St., take R onto 1st (gravel rd). Multi-Family. Fri 8-3, Sat 9-2. Furniture, ladies/womens/mens/tee n clothing, kid toys, household items jewelry and more! Estate Sale: Fri 7/20 8:30am-4pm, Sat 7/21 9am-2pm. Everything must go. Furniture for every room, small appliances, dishes, cookware, pink & candlewick depression glass, crystal, linens, jewelry, Asian decorations, bunnies, angels Christmas, toys. Everything must go. 35345 E. Division Rd.
Garage Sale 32919 NW Sunset Dr., Scappoose. Fri 9am-3pm, Sat 9am1pm. DOWNSIZING BIG TIME!! Huge barn sale, Fri & Sat July 20, 21, 8-4. 35109 Pittsburg Rd. Lots of good stuff. Garage Sale July 20, 9am-1pm. 2504 Columbia Blvd. Girls & junior clothing and misc. Garage Sale Over? Bring your leftovers to the Senior Center’s Top Notch Thrift Store, 1844 Columbia Blvd., next to Semling’s. Mon-Sat from 10-5. Free sorting service and pick-up also avail. Tues-Sat Call 503-397-5386 to arrange. SAT ONLY, 9am-4pm, July 21. Lots of This & That for sale, off Hwy 30 @ Dollar Tree, 35266 Firlock Park, corner of Fircrest.
35242 Aubuchon Dr., #3 St. Helens off Sykes Rd. Fri & Sat 9am-3pm
Construction Services Artisan Concrete All types of concrete work. “Many Happy Customers” 5 0 3 - 3 9 6 - 6 1 9 6 CCB#183456
Gen Const/Repair Remodeling, garages, decks, siding, windows, kitchen & bathroom Over 35 yrs exp. CCB# 132165 Millennial Enterprises (503)543-4838
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HOMES FOR RENT
GREAT PRICE 3 BED, 2 BA, 1 level 2025 Third St. $1000 BEAUTIFUL NEWER HOME 3 BED, 2.5 BA, must see 2625 6th St $1200
CHARMING EXTRA LARGE 2 BED, 1 BA, + basement 52728 NW 1st $795 MUST SEE 3 BED, 2 BA, rec room & large bonus & garage. 52167 SE 5th $1295
$I PAY CASH$ FOR ALL CARS, TRUCKS, VANS, or any large amounts of scrap metal. We’ll load it and haul it off and pay you CASH on the spot. Call 503-369-8186 or 503438-6099
MUST SEE 3 BED, 1 BA, fireplace, lots of storage, NOHA ok 305 N. 11th $995 CUTE 3 BED, 2 BA NOHA OK. 254 S. 15th $995 QUIET STREET SUPER CLEAN 3 BED 2 BA, & garage 324 S 13th $1000
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2 BED, luxury homes w/garage & carport yardcare & garage pd 305 A St. #13 $745
COZY CLEAN 1 BED w/lg
Big John Salvage The hunt’s on! Cars, Appliances, Metal Scrap. If you don’t want it we’ll come get it. Free recycling 503-369-5399
to view YOUR CHANCE TO OWN TWO COTTAGES! Columbia River frontage, sandy beach and private boat launch! Located on 1/4 acre lot in the quaint little town of Columbia City. Relax and enjoy small town living, peaceful views and river boat travel. 2BR, 1BA, 960 SF w/fplc, A/C & covered deck PLUS 1 BR, 1BA, 575 SF with 2-car attached garage. Low maintenance yard. Next to city park. DebParmley.com 503.887.4577 ML#12652023
yard care pd. 464 N 11th #2 $495 NEW CARPET, 2 BED, w/s/g & yardcare pd NOHA ok 436 S. 10th $595 GREAT LOCATION 2 BED, 1.5 BA, Townhouse & garage w/s & yardcare pd. 2420 Gable Rd. “A” $795 3 BED, 2.5 BA, Townhouse & garage 34900 Burt Rd. $825
A LITTLE PIECE OF COUNTRY! Very well-kept older home offering a lg living room w/ huge picture window and cozy fplc, 2 BRs plus bonus room, 2 ½ baths, formal dining room, a very usable basement, all located on 1.24 acre with a 24x48 shop with 1/2 bath/220/RV dump, RV carport; newer roof, septic system, heat pump and furnace. Conveniently located on south end of Scappoose for a quick commute to Portland! Renee Pizzo 503.396.1326 ML#12697891
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24 HR SERVICE-10 YR PARTS & LABOR WARRANTY Oregon Energy Trust-Trade Ally CCB#186513
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Garage Sale SAT ONLY 7/21 9am-4pm. 3-burner gas BBQ $15 70’s & 80’s albums $1, NEW quality T-shirts $5/ea. New & used Levis, Surplus Army uniforms, houshold items and more. 485 S. 12th Street, St. Helens, off Plymouth St. GOBLE AREA YARD SALE Dirt Bike gear, electronics, women’s shoes & clothes, books, winter coats, misc auto parts, sewing machine, Partylite-new in boxes! 32197 Bishop Rd off Nicolai. Sat July 21 10-4
Having a Garage Sale? Don t forget the deadlines!!
From as little as $4.95/week!! (503)397-0116 classified@thechroni cleonline.com Huge Barn Sale: Sat, Sun July 21 & 22 9am-6pm. 34087 Pittsburg Rd, 1st driveway past Young Rd. Horse tack, saddles, harnesses, tools, antique trailer axles, furniture, old radios, tubes, tires, construction materials. HUGE R.V. Garage Sale. Hunting, fishing, tools, collectibles, mens & kids clothes, toys, furniture, household items, building materials, boat motor & trailer. Fri-Sat 7/20 & 7/21, 8-3. 34296 Sykes Rd., SH behind fence. Huge Sale July 20-21, 8am-4pm. Lots of new stuff, name brand girl’s clothes, patio umbrella, DVD player, surround sound speakers & lots of misc. Berg Rd from Hwy 30, 2nd street on right, 56892 Hill Street Warren
Why sift through the rest? LOCAL and the BEST!!! Want LOCAL? Has them ALL!! Want your car SOLD as quickly as can be? Call and sell it LOCALLY!!
Huge Yard Sale at Great Prices. Household items, fish tanks, name brand women’s & boys clothing, vintage bike and furniture. July 20 & 21, 8:30am-3pm. 505 A St. Columbia City. Turn at Mini-Mart and go 2 blocks. July 20 & 21, 9am-4pm both days! Vintage & Primitive items, collectibles, Breyer Horses (OLD & NEW), 2 ipods, Apple Powerbook 4 G Laptop, Little People (Zoo, House, Noah’s Ark, Airport & MORE!!) Fisher Price Loving Family Grand Doll House w/tons of furniture & acces., antique dresser w/mirror, American Girl Dresser, potting bench, train table, bike trailer, girls desk, clothing & SO much more!! We will be wheelin’ & dealin’ cause it’s all gotta go!!! 59414 Ponderosa Dr., SH. “Early Birds Pay Double!!” Moving Sale: 1 DAY ONLY. Furniture/appliances and more! 200 Spinnaker Way, Col City. Fri July 20 9am-3pm. Welcome to call 503-3965598 MOVING SALE: Mattress, dressers, knives, TV’s TV stand etc. 34392 Millard Rd., Warren Fri 8-2, Sat 8-noon. Multiple Family Sale. Fri, Sat & Sun 9-6. 254516 St. Helens St. St. Helens SALE Fri/Sat July 20 & 21, 8am-2pm. 250 Allendale Drive. Brand name teen girls & guys clothes. Also, sporting goods, college stuff, shoes, purses, housewares and books. Clean, organized & priced.
Sale: Fri - Sat 9-3. Something for everyone. Setup a table to sell your stuff. 503-543-8272. Free of charge. 50751 Dike Road. Sat July 21, 8am-4pm. 364 S. 6th St., SH. Misc, music, movies, tools, clothes, vintage Schwinn Stingray, Fancy guppies 100’s. SSCP Presents: “A Shoebox of Memories” July 13th/14th @ 7:30pm & July 14th @2pm @ Scappoose HS Auditorium July 19th-21st @ 7:30pm @ Olmsheid Auditorium (St. Helens HS) Admission is $10 for adults & $8 for children & seniors. Yard Sale July 20-22, 9am-5pm. Antiques, fishing poles, tools, Barbies, jewelry, bldy materials, old books, kids clothes, boat stuff, black bamboo & much more. 190 S. 2nd St., St. Helens
Food & Produce Cherries, taking orders. Rainier, Bings, Royal Ann’s. Call 503-397-0363 Luscious Blueberries, ready now. U Pick or We Pick. Will deliver. Call 503-397-4816
Boarding for Dogs at Big Meadow Farm. Reserve Early for Summer Vacations 503-366-3565 Columbia Humane Society offers dog baths every Sat only, 11:303:30 p.m. Prices vary by size and coat ($5-$16) more details at columbiahumane.org By appt. 503-397-4353 We are also at All About Pets, 53567 Columbia River Hwy, Scappoose. Day & hrs the same. By appt. 503-543-5740 Home Alone Critter Care A wonderful way to allow your pets the comfort and safety of their own home while you are away or working lng hours. Walking and taxi service also available. All pets, indoor & outdoor. www.crittercare bymarg.com Free Consultation Licensed, Bonded & Insured. 503-860-6470 PURE BRED GSD PUPS!! $400, 503-351-1957 Regular goldfish, purchased 4-6 mths ago, 1 gallon tank, food, gravel, filter, net & platic deocrations incl. All $25 obo. 503-410-8154
Livestock/Supplies Horse Boarding, partial/full care 503-369-4496 Stable Stuff Sale. Scappoose. Blankets, clippers, saddle pads. Call for appt. 543-6272 Two dwarf goats available to share for brush clearing and part-time pets. Need dog and coyote-proof fencing. Be flexible for our occasional one or two-week vacations. 503-706-5535
Feed & Supplies Eastern Desert Hay Alfalfa, Grass, Grain. Big bales & little bales. Delivered. (503)703-5462 Hay For Sale in the field. Farmstead Farms 503397-7777
(ORS 701) requires all businesses that advertise repair, remodeling, home improvement, new construction or home inspections services need to be licensed with the Construction Contractors Board. An active license means a contractor has a bond and insurance. Verify a contractor s license at www.ccb.state.or.us or 503-378-4621
Free Compost, horse manure & chips. Well rotted will load. Bring your pick-up or trailer. 503-543-7406
Charming 2 bd, 1 ba, fncd bk yd, carport w/shed. NO SMOKING/PETS. $775. To see 503-396-9466
Lovely Storefont 1350 sq.ft. 1805 Columbia Blvd. St. Helens Heat Pump, W/S pd. $895. 503-369-2636
Misc For Sale For Sale: 2 swivel chairs $125 $150 obo. 36” high oak table 48”x48” w/18” leaf & 5 chairs - $350 obo Elliptical, lots of extra features $200 obo. Also have a black refrigerator w/ice maker & water filter (Black) $500 obo. Students Desk $50 obo. If you are interested in any of these please call: Peggy 503-396-5598 Old wood kitchen stove w/bread rack. 503-3971507
Apts Unfurnished #26 2 bdrm Townhouse @ McCormick Park. Spacious 2 story home located in a woodsy setting. Very big kitchen w/dishwasher, tub/shower, 3 closets, nice BBQ deck, utility rm w/W/D hk-up modern & secure, laundry/Garage avail. NOHA OK. No pets Equal Housing Opp. 1691 Old Portland Rd, St. Helens $799/mo lv msg 503-369-1553
GUEST HOUSE Furnished FOR RENT Daily-Weekly-Monthly See at:grandmascountryrental.com 503-5433028 OIG PROPERTY MANAGEMENT LLC (503)396-5436 3 bdrm, 2 ba home. Formal living room, family room, large fenced yard, double care garage, great neighborhood. $1250. Plus security deposit. No NOHA, Pets possible with pet rent. 35377 Helens Way. 2 bdrm, 1 ba, full basement, washer/dryer, view of the river, mountains, marina. $1325 + deposit No NOHA. 3 bdrm, 2 ba, manufactured home. Semi-fenced yard, bay window in master bdrm. 534 N. 9th Saint Helens, $850 first, last & deposit. No NOHA. 2+ bdrm, new appliances, hardwood floors freshly painted. 2535 Gable Rd No NOHA.
RAINIER Spacious, corner 2 bdrm on the ground floor. $600/mth + dep. 503-556-3077
Please check our webiste for more availabilities. www.oigprop.com
St. Helens Grace’s Apts 1st month $99 w/1 yr lease Small studio/kitchenette $475/mth. Large Studio/river view $700/mth. 1 bdrm w/fireplace $800/mth All utilities included except cable 503-397-0798
RENT OWN $750/mth, 3 bed, 2 ba w/garage, fenced yard. Nice. 503348-8482
2 bdrm, 1 ba, 1000 sq.ft. garage, W/D hkup, private back yard. $800/mth 1st, last. 503-621-1399. Avail August/September
Houses Unfurnished #26 2 bdrm Townhouse @ McCormick Park. Spacious 2 story home located in a woodsy setting. Very big kitchen w/dishwasher, tub/shower, 3 closets, nice BBQ deck, utility rm w/W/D hk-up modern & secure, laundry/Garage avail. NOHA OK. No pets Equal Housing Opp. 1691 Old Portland Rd, St. Helens $799/mo lv msg 503-369-1553 $1300/mth. Beautiful Waterfront Property located at Rainier Riverfront Estates, 707 King Drive, Rainier OR 97048. Former model, 3 bdrm, 2.5 bath townhome on the Columbia River! Fully loaded with upscale amenities such as black granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, Jenn-Aire range, hardwood floors, plush carperting stairs/upstairs. 2 decks overlooking the Columbia River. Please contact Joe or Jennifer Garcia @ 503-332-2891 cell or, 503-356-1228 home. E-mail garcia8195@ comcast.net for application request. 3 bdrm, 1 ba, 1200 sq.ft., hardwood floors, lrg fenced yd, sgl gar, shed, bsmnt. No smoking. $1100/mth. Avail NOW. 503-318-8775 3 bdrm, 2 ba, 1480sq.ft. Hardwood floors, updated bathrms & kitchen, fenced yard, sgl gar. No smoking, small dog. MUST SEE $1300/mth. Avail 07/20. 503-5153712 BRAND NEW HOMES For lease option in St. Helens. Taking apps for tenants/buyers for lease options in new area. 3 bdrm, 2 full ba, central air, new blinds, new yards & fenced! Stainless kitchens & new s/s fridge. Call for details. $1250/$1350/mo + prof. yard care. 1st & last + $725 sec/cleaning deposit. $40 app. fee. 503-407-7645
Sm 2bdrm home in Warren. $695/mth/1 yr lease min. 503-397-0613.
Columbia City River View. 2 bdrm, carport, storage, range, fridge. $800/mth. 503-397-3405 Large 3 level Duplex. 3 bdrm, 2.5 ba. Extra lrg living rm & kitchen area. Good neighborhood, close to schools, nice back deck w/small yard. $995/mth + $105 W/S/G/ Avail NOW! 258 & 260 N. 16th SH. Betty, 503-369-2270 Nicest in St. Helens 3 bdrm, 2 ba, newer Townhouse w/garage & fenced yard. WD hk-ups, quiet dead-end street. $925/mth + dep. 585 N. 9th. 503-366-1014 y o u r n e x trental.com/10801 St. Helens 2 bdrm, 1 ba,River view Duplex (N. 2nd), W/D hk-up, Garb pd. No Pets please. $35 app fee. $675.mo, 1st, last & sec dep $395. DISCOUNTS FOR SNRS. 503-397-5803 St. Helens, 2 bdrm Duplex for rent w/attached garage, W/D hk-up, S/fridge, garb pd, yard maintained. $695 + sec + deposits. No Smoking/Pets. 503-396-2471
Rooms for Rent Room for Rent in St. Helens. $250 plus split utilities. 503-567-9283
2bdrm, 1 ba for rent $595/mth. W/S/G included Rainier. 503-5560409 Mfg Homes For Sale. 2 homes, 3 bed, garages. Easy qualify for financing. 877-645-4500 janmhomes.com
Vacation Rentals GUEST HOUSE FOR RENT Daily-Weekly-Monthly See at:grandmascountryrental.com 503-5433028
Commercial Space 40ftx80ft Metal Bldg on 3 City lots. 1 lot off Col. Blvd. Central St. Helens. $900, 1st, last, dep. 503396-7139 Current Scappoose Spotlight Office. 1500 sqft office/retail. Good pedestrian traffic. Hwy exposure. 85c sqft + NNN 503-543-2263 Retail/Office spaces available. $.50-1.50 sf in The Olde School 251 St. Helens St. 503-543-5842
Misc for Rent Lot for rent in Mobile Home Park. $325/mth. Taking applications, MF Homes ONLY. No RV’s. 503-543-7770
Homes for Sale by Owner Tenants Want to Stay. Larger home, detached garage, shop with bachelor pad & bay door. RV hookups, parking for large toys/trucks. 2 tenants. Pasture. $324K. 503-209-1749
Acreage FSBO 60 acres, farm & forest, marketable timber. 2bd, 2 ba 1500 sqft house, shop, barn, river view. Goble area 1 mi off HWY 30. $500,000. 503543-3663
Mobile/Manuf. Homes 2009 Palm Harbor 2 bdrm, 1 ba in Scappoose. Very Nice 503-543-3329 Broadmore 14X56, 2brm, 1 ba, laundry rm, stove, fridge, washer, DW, AC, deck, awning.Will carry contract 10% down, payment $193.52. Call Bill 503-366-1417
Public Notices CH12-805 TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE Pursuant to O.R.S. 86.705 et seq. and O.R.S. 79.5010, et seq. Trustee’s Sale No. 09FMB-120022 NOTICE TO BORROWER: YOU SHOULD BE AWARE THAT THE UNDERSIGNED IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT AND THAT ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Reference is made to that certain Deed of Trust made by, NICK ERICKSON AND STACI ERICKSON, HUSBAND AND WIFE, as grantor, to TICOR TITLE CO., as Trustee, in favor of INDYMAC BANK, F.S.B., as beneficiary, dated 5/30/2007, recorded 6/1/2007, under Instrument No. 2007-007313, records of COLUMBIA County, OREGON. The beneficial interest under said Trust Deed and the obligations secured thereby are presently held by OneWest Bank, FSB. Said Trust Deed encumbers the following described real property situated in said county and state, to-wit: PARCEL 3 OF PARTITION PLAT NO. 2003-25, RECORDED OCTOBER 24, 2003, FEE NO. 0316682, IN COLUMBIA COUNTY, OREGON. SAID LEGAL DESCRIPTION IS ALSO REFLECTED AS PARCELS 3, 4 AND 5 OF PARTITION PLAT 2008-12 RECORDED MAY 27, 2008 AS INSTRUMENT NO 2008\’c2005544 The street address or other common designation, if any, of the real property described above is purported to be: 30062 MAPLE DRIVE RAINIER, OR 97048 The undersigned Trustee disclaims any liability for any incorrectness of the above street address or other common designation. Both the beneficiary and the trustee have elected to sell the said real property to satisfy the obligations secured by said trust deed and a
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notice of default has been recorded pursuant to Oregon Revised Statutes 86.735(3); the default for which the foreclosure is made is grantor’s failure to pay when due, the following sums: Amount due as of July 6, 2012 Delinquent Payments from June 01, 2011 1 payments at $ 1,893.05 each $ 1,893.05 6 payments at $ 1,798.27 each $ 10,789.62 6 payments at $ 2,036.90 each $ 12,221.40 1 payments at $ 1,975.05 each $ 1,975.05 (06-01-11 through 07-06-12) Late Charges: $ 584.50 Beneficiary Advances: $ 722.50 Suspense Credit: $ 0.00 TOTAL: $ 2 8,186.12 ALSO, if you have failed to pay taxes on the property, provide insurance on the property or pay other senior liens or encumbrances as required in the note and deed of trust, the beneficiary may insist that you do so in order to reinstate your account in good standing. The beneficiary may require as a condition to reinstatement that you provide reliable written evidence that you have paid all senior liens or encumbrances, property taxes, and hazard insurance premiums. These requirements for reinstatement should be confirmed by contacting the undersigned Trustee. By reason of said default, the beneficiary has declared all sums owing on the obligation secured by said trust deed immediately due and payable, said sums being the following: UNPAID PRINCIPAL BALANCE OF $206,089.92, PLUS interest thereon at 4.58875% per annum from 05/01/11 to 5/31/2011, 4.572% per annum from 06/01/11 to 06/30/11,4.56030 per annum from 07/1/2011 to 07/31/2011, 4.56150 per annum from 08/1/2011 to 08/31/2011, 4.58522 per annum from 09/1/2011 to 09/30/2011, 4.60494 per annum from 10/1/2011 to 10/31/2011, 4.61833 per annum from 11/1/2011 to 11/30/2011, 4.62672 per annum from 12/1/2011 to 12/31/2011, 4.61833 per annum from 11/1/2011 to 11/30/2011, 4.65985 per annum from 1/1/2012 to 1/31/2012, 4.65660 per annum from 2/1/2012 to 2/29/2012, 4.62250 per annum from 3/1/2012 to 3/31/2012, 4.61675 per annum from 4/1/2012 to 4/30/2012, 4.61475 per annum from 5/1/2012 until paid, together with escrow advances, foreclosure costs, trustee fees, attorney fees, sums required for the protection of the property and additional sums secured by the Deed of Trust. WHEREFORE, notice hereby is given that the undersigned trustee, will on November 7, 2012, at the hour of 11:00 AM, in accord with the standard of time established by ORS 187.110, at AT THE FRONT ENTRANCE OF THE NEW COLUMBIA COUNTY COURTHOUSE, STRAND STREET, ST. HELENS, County of COLUMBIA, State of OREGON, sell at public auction to the highest bidder for cash, the interest in the said described property which the grantor had, or had the power to convey, at the time of the execution by him of the said trust deed, together with any interest which the grantor or his successors in interest acquired after the execution of said trust deed, to satisfy the foregoing obligations thereby secured and the costs and expenses of sale, including a reasonable charge by the trustee. Notice is further given that any person named in ORS 86.753 has the right, at any time prior to five days before the date last set for the sale, to have this foreclosure proceeding dismissed and the trust deed reinstated by payment to the beneficiary of the entire amount then due (other than such portion of the principal as would not then be due had no default occurred) and by curing any other default complained of herein that is capable of being cured by tendering the performance required under the obligation or trust deed, and in addition to paying said sums or tendering the performance necessary to cure the default, by paying all costs and expenses actu-
ally incurred in enforcing the obligation and trust deed, together with trustee’s and attorney’s fees not exceeding the amounts provided by said ORS 86.753. In construing this notice, the masculine gender includes the feminine and the neuter, the singular includes the plural, the word “grantor” includes any successor in interest to the grantor as well as any other person owing an obligation, the performance of which is secured by said trust deed, and the words “trustee” and “beneficiary” include their respective successors in interest, if any. Anyone having any objection to the sale on any grounds whatsoever will be afforded an opportunity to be heard as to those objections if they bring a lawsuit to restrain the same. NOTICE TO RESIDENTIAL TENANTS: The property in which you are living is in foreclosure. A foreclosure sale is scheduled for November 7, 2012. Unless the lender who is foreclosing on this property is paid, the foreclosure will go through and someone new will own this property. The following information applies to you only if you occupy and rent this property as a residential dwelling under a legitimate rental agreement. The information does not apply to you if you own this property or if you are not a residential tenant. If the foreclosure goes through, the business or individual who buys this property at the foreclosure sale has the right to require you to move out. The buyer must first give you an eviction notice in writing that specifies the date by which you must move out. The buyer may not give you this notice until after the foreclosure sale happens. If you do not leave before the moveout date, the buyer can have the sheriff remove you from the property after a court hearing. You will receive notice of the court hearing. FEDERAL LAW REQUIRES YOU TO BE NOTIFIED IF YOU ARE OCCUPYING AND RENTING THIS PROPERTY AS A RESIDENTIAL DWELLING UNDER A LEGITIMATE RENTAL AGREEMENT, FEDERAL LAW REQUIRES THE BUYER TO GIVE YOU NOTICE IN WRITING A CERTAIN NUMBER OF DAYS BEFORE THE BUYER CAN REQUIRE YOU TO MOVE OUT. THE FEDERAL LAW THAT REQUIRES THE BUYER TO GIVE YOU THIS NOTICE IS EFFECTIVE UNTIL DECEMBER 31, 2012. Under federal law, the buyer must give you at least 90 days notice in writing before requiring you to move out. If you are renting this property under a fixed-term lease (for example, a six-month or one-year lease), you may stay until the end of your lease term. If the buyer wants to move in and use this property as the buyer’s primary residence, the buyer can give you written notice and require you to move out after 90 days, even if you have a fixed-term lease with more than 90 days left. STATE LAW NOTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: IF THE FEDERAL LAW DOES NOT APPLY, STATE LAW STILL REQUIRES THE BUYER TO GIVE YOU NOTICE IN WRITING BEFORE REQUIRING YOU TO MOVE OUT IF YOU ARE OCCUPYING AND RENTING THE PROPERTY AS A TENANT IN GOOD FAITH. EVEN IF THE FEDERAL LAW REQUIREMENT IS NO LONGER EFFECTIVE AFTER DECEMBER 31, 2012, THE REQUIREMENT UNDER STATE LAW STILL APPLIES TO YOUR SITUATION. Under state law, if you have a fixed-term lease (for example, a six-month or one-year lease), the buyer must give you at least 60 days notice in writing before requiring you to move out. If the buyer wants to move in and use this property as the buyer’s primary residence, the buyer can give you written notice and require you to move out after 30 days, even if you have a fixed-term lease with more than 30
days left. If you are renting under a month-tomonth or week-to-week rental agreement, the buyer must give you at least 30 days notice in writing before requiring you to move out. IMPORTANT: For the buyer to be required to give you notice under state law, you must prove to the business or individual who is handling the foreclosure sale that you are occupying and renting this property as a residential dwelling under a legitimate rental agreement. The name and address of the business or individual who is handling the foreclosure sale is shown on this notice under the heading “TRUSTEE”. You must mail or deliver your proof not later than 10/5/2012 (30 days before the date first set for the foreclosure sale). Your proof must be in writing and should be a copy of your rental agreement or lease. If you do not have a written rental agreement or lease, you can provide other proof, such as receipts for rent you paid. ABOUT YOUR SECURITY DEPOSIT Under state law, you may apply your security deposit and any rent you paid in advance against the current rent you owe your landlord. To do this, you must notify your landlord in writing that you want to subtract the amount of your security deposit or prepaid rent from you rent payment. You may do this only for the rent you owe you current landlord. If you do this, you must do so before the foreclosure sale. The business or individual who buys this property at the foreclosure sale is not responsible to you for any deposit or prepaid rent you paid to your landlord. ABOUT YOUR TENANCY AFTER THE FORECLOSURE SALE The business or individual who buys this property at the foreclosure sale may be willing to allow you to stay as a tenant instead of requiring you to move out. You should contact the buyer to discuss that possibility if you would like to stay. Under state law, if the buyer accepts rent from you, signs a new residential rental agreement with you or does not notify you in writing within 30 days after the date of the foreclosure sale that you must move out, the buyer becomes your new landlord and must maintain the property. Otherwise, the buyer is not your landlord and is not responsible for maintaining the property on your behalf and you must move out by the date the buyer specifies in a notice to you. YOU SHOULD CONTINUE TO PAY RENT TO YOUR LANDLORD UNTIL THE PROPERTY IS SOLD TO ANOTHER BUSINESS OR INDIVIDUAL OR UNTIL A COURT OR A LENDER TELLS YOU OTHERWISE. IF YOU DO NOT PAY RENT, YOU CAN BE EVICTED. AS EXPLAINED ABOVE, YOU MAY BE ABLE TO APPLY A DEPOSIT YOU MADE OR PREPAID RENT YOU PAID AGAINST YOUR CURRENT RENT OBLIGATION. BE SURE TO KEEP PROOF OF ANY PAYMENTS YOU MAKE AND OF ANY NOTICE YOU GIVE OR RECEIVE CONCERNING THE APPLICATION OF YOUR DEPOSIT OR YOUR PREPAID RENT. IT IS UNLAWFUL FOR ANY PERSON TO TRY TO FORCE YOU TO LEAVE YOUR HOME WITHOUT FIRST GOING TO COURT TO EVICT YOU. FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR RIGHTS, YOU MAY WISH TO CONSULT A LAWYER. If you believe you need legal assistance, contact the Oregon State Bar at 800-452-7636 and ask for lawyer referral service. Contact information for the Oregon State Bar is included with this notice. If you do not have enough money to pay a lawyer and are otherwise eligible, you may be able to receive legal assistance for free. Information about whom to contact for free legal assistance may be obtained through Safenet at 800SAFENET. DATED: 7/6/2012 REGIONAL
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TRUSTEE SERVICES CORPORATION Trustee By: ANGELIQUE CONNELL, AUTHORIZED AGENT 616 1st Avenue, Suite 500, Seattle, WA 98104 Phone: (206) 3402550 Sale Information: http://www.rtrustee.com A-4269936 07/18/2012, 07/25/2012, 08/01/2012, 08/08/2012 CH12-800 NOTICE OF ELECTION OF DISTRICT BOARD MEMBERS Notice is hereby given that on Tuesday, November 6, 2012, an election will be conducted by mail for the purpose of electing board members to the following districts (positions/zones and terms) as follows: COLUMBIA RIVER PUD Subdivision 1 (4 year term) Scappoose 2, 3 and 4, portion of South Scappoose, Canyon and portion of East Scappoose, portion of Multnomah County Subdivision 3 (4 year term) South Milton, North Milton, St. Helens 6, South St. Helens and portion of Yankton, portion of South Deer Island Subdivision 4 (4 year term) St. Helens 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, and 9 McNULTY WATER PUD Subdivision 3 (4 year term) Subdivision 4 (4 year term) Subdivision 5 (4 year term) Each candidate for an office listed above must file a declaration of candidacy accompanied by a filing fee of $10.00 or a petition for nomination signed by at least 25 registered voters residing in the election district for the office, with the Elections Department of Columbia County no later than 5:00 p.m. on August 28, 2012. Filing forms are available on-line at the Secretary of State, Elections Division http://www.oregonvotes.org The forms are also available at Columbia County Elections Dept., 230 Strand St., St. Helens, OR. This legal notice is to be published in the next available edition, pursuant to ORS 255.075 by Elizabeth E. Huser, Columbia County Clerk CH12-799 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE STATE OF OREGON FOR THE COUNTY OF COLUMBIA PROBATE DEPARTMENT In The Matter of the Estate of HAZEL J. WOOD, Deceased. Case No. 127039P NOTICE TO INTERESTED SONS
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned has been appointed personal representative. All persons having claims against the estate are required to present them, with vouchers attached, to the undersigned personal representative at 8403 S.W. 8 th Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97219, within four months after the date of first publication of this notice, or the claims may be barred. All persons whose rights may be affected by the proceedings may obtain additional information from the records of the court, the personal representative, or the attorneys for the personal representative. Dated and First published July 18, 2012. /S/ KAREN M.W. KNAUERHASE, Personal Representative
PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE KAREN N.W. KNAUERHASE KNUERHASE LAW OFFICE 8403 SW 8 th Ave. Portland, OR 972194546 Telephone: 503-228-055 ATTORNEY FOR PERSONAL REPRESENTIVE KAREN M.W. KNAUERHASE, OSB No: 02066 KNAUERHASE LAW OFFICE 8403 SW 8 th Ave. Portland, OR 972194546 Telephone: 503-2280055 Fax: 503-228-0056 Email: Karen@knauerhaselaw.com CH12-806 Notice is hereby given that the undersigned intends to sell the personal property described below to enforce a lien imposed on said property under the Oregon Self-Storage Facility Act. http://220.127.116.11/local /popup4.html The undersigned will sell at public sale by competitive bidding on the 27 th day of July, 2012 at 1:00pm, on the premises where said property has been stored and which are located at Columbia Self Storage, 755 N. Columbia Rv. Hwy., St. Helens, OR, Columbia County, 503397-7741, the following unit(s). C-27 CARRIE RISDON D-65 RANDY GREENSTEIN E-12 SHAWN SMITH G-4 SHARON MONIZ F-22 ANNETTE & DAN WEBBER I-7 DAVID HECKATHORN CH12-807 FOR PROPOSALS NEW COMMERCIAL BUILDING The Port of St. Helens is seeking proposals for constructing a new commercial building at its McNulty Park in St. Helens. Interested and qualified parties may obtain the RFP packet from the Port’s web site at http://www.portsh.org from Peggy Dietz at the Port Offices located at 100 E. St., Columbia City, from 8:00 to 5:00, or via e-mail at mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org Submissions must be received at the Port Offices by 5:00 on Friday, Aug 10, 2012. For questions, please call 503-3972888” CH12-801 NOTICE TO PUBLIC OF INTENT TO REHABILITATE PROPERTIES POTENTIALLY LOCATED IN THE FLOOD PLAINS IN THE CITY OF ST HELENS, CITY OF SCAPPOOSE, CITY OF VERNONIA, CITY OF ASTORIA, CITY OF CANNON BEACH, CITY OF TILLAMOOK, COLUMBIA COUNTY, CLATSOP COUNTY AND TILLAMOOK COUNTY. The City of St Helens has proposed to operate Northwest Oregon Regional Housing Rehabilitation Program; the initial $400,000 in grant funds from HR11018 will be used as maximum $24,999, zero-interest deferred payment loans to lowand moderate- income homeowners to improve, restore and make safe their homes while keeping them affordable. This program will also target handicapped accessibility modifications, as almost 20% of the residents on the current waitlist require handicapped accessibility assistance. Executive Order 11988 requires a determination of the practicability of alternatives to having the project in the floodplain.
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To make this determination the City of St Helens will analyze the following factors: natural environment including topography, habitat and hazards; social concerns including aesthetics, historical and cultural values and land use patterns, economic aspects including costs and of space saving construction; transportation services and relocation; and legal constraints including deeds and leases prior to making a determination of eligibility to proceed on any individual property. No specific property locations have been determined. Individual Site Specific Reviews will be performed as each property is selected. The City of St Helens will also consider all comments received or postmarked within 15 days of this public notice. Please send all comments to: Randy Petersen, Certifying Officer City of St Helens 265 Strand Street P.O. Box 278 St Helens, OR 97051 CH12-802 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE STATE OF OREGON FOR THE COUNTY OF COLUMBIA Probate Department In the Matter of the Estate Of GEORGE LLOYD, Deceased.
Case No. 12-7037P NOTICE TO INTERESTED PERSONS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Maxine Beth Baisch has qualified and has been appointed as the personal representative of the estate of George Milton Lloyd, deceased. All persons having claims against the estate are hereby required to present the claims, with proper vouchers, to the personal representative at 1610 Sixth Street, Columbia City, Oregon 97018, within four months after the date of first publication of this notice, as stated below, or the claims may be barred. All persons whose rights may be affected by the proceedings in this estate may obtain additional information from the records of the court, the personal representative, or the attorney for the personal representative, Williamson & Williamson, Attorneys at Law, 230 Columbia Boulevard, Saint Helens, Oregon 97051, telephone number: (503) 397-2141. DATED and First Published July 18, 2012. ESTATE OF GEORGE MILTON LLOYD, DEC’D Maxine Beth Baisch Personal Representative CH12-803 Estate of ROSA D. DERFLER Notice To Interested Persons (No. 12-7030P) In the Circuit Court of the State of Oregon For the County of Columbia, Probate Department In the Matter of the Estate Of Rosa D. Derfler Deceased. Notice is hereby given that Cynthia D. Dougherty was appointed as the personal representative of the above estate. All persons having claims against the estate are required to present them to the undersigned personal representative in care of the undersigned attorney at 1500 SW First Avenue, Suite 1015, Portland OR 97201, within four months after the date of first publication of this notice, as stated below, or such claims may be barred. All persons whose rights may be affected by the proceedings in this estate may obtain additional information from the records of the Court, the personal representative or the attorney for the personal representative. Dated and First published: July 18, 2012. Cynthia D. Dougherty Personal Representative Eric R. Friedman OSB No. 78208 Michael V. Nixon OSB No. 89324 Attorneys for
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CH12-804 TRUSTEE S NOTICE OF SALE Loan No: 0069774198 T.S. No.: 1201401-5 Reference is made to that certain Deed of Trust dated as of November 30, 2006 made by, SEAN L VANCE AND GRETEL P VANCE , HUSBAND AND WIFE, as the original grantor, to FIDELITY NATIONAL TITLE INS CO, as the original trustee, in favor of Wells Fargo Bank, NA, as the original beneficiary, recorded on December 11, 2006, as Instrument No. 2006-015950 of Official Records in the Office of the Recorder of Columbia County, Oregon (the “Deed of Trust”). The current beneficiary is: Wells Fargo Bank, NA, (the “Beneficiary”). APN: 012003 LOT 15, CHERRYWOOD ESTATES, COLUMBIA COUNTY, OREGON. Commonly known as: 59400 CHERRYWOOD DRIVE, ST HELENS, OR Both the Beneficiary and the Trustee have elected to sell the said real property to satisfy the obligations secured by the Deed of Trust and notice has been recorded pursuant to Section 86.735(3) of Oregon Revised Statutes: the default(s) for which the foreclosure is made is that the grantor(s): failed to pay payments which became due; together with late charges due; and which defaulted amounts total: $8,041.24 as of June 20, 2012. By this reason of said default the Beneficiary has declared all obligations secured by said deed of trust immediately due and payable, said sums being the following, to wit: The sum of $189,584.21 together with interest thereon at the rate of 6.37500% per annum from January 1, 2012 until paid; plus all accrued late charges thereon; and all Trustee’s fees, foreclosure costs and any sums advanced by the Beneficiary pursuant to the terms of said deed of trust. Whereof, notice hereby is given that FIDELITY NATIONAL TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY, as the duly appointed Trustee under the Deed of Trust will on October 30, 2012 at the hour of 11:00 AM, Standard of Time, as established by section 187.110, Oregon Revised Statues, at the front entrance to the Columbia Courthouse Annex (immediately west of the Old Columbia County Courthouse) 230 Strand Street St., Helens, County of Columbia, State of Oregon, sell at public auction to the highest bidder for cash the interest in the said described real property which the grantor had or had power to convey at the time of the execution of the Deed of Trust, together with any interest which the grantor or his successor(s) in interest acquired after the execution of the Deed of Trust, to satisfy the foregoing obligations thereby secured and the costs and expenses of sale, including a reasonable charge by the Trustee. Notice is further given that any person named in Section 86.753 of Oregon Revised Statutes has the right to have the foreclosure proceeding dismissed and the trust deed reinstated by payment to the Beneficiary of the entire amount then due (other than such portion of said principal as would not then be due had no default occurred), together with the costs, Trustee’s or attorney’s fees and curing any other default complained of in the Notice of Default by tendering the performance required under the obligation or Deed of Trust, at any time prior to five days before the date last set for sale. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT FIDELITY NATIONAL TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY, 11000 Olson Drive Ste 101, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670 916-636-0114 FOR SALE INFORMATION CALL: 714.730.2727 Website
for Trustee’s Sale Inform a t i o n : w w w. l p s a s a p . c o m TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE In construing this notice, the masculine gender includes the feminine and the neuter, the singular includes plural, the word “grantor” includes any successor in interest to the grantor as well as any other persons owing an obligation, the performance of which is secured by said Deed of Trust, the words “Trustee” and ‘Beneficiary” include their respective successors in interest, if any. Dated: June 28, 2012 FIDELITY NATIONAL TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY, Trustee Megan Curtis, Authorized Signature A4266154 07/18/2012, 07/25/2012, 08/01/2012, 08/08/2012 CH12-798 Legal Notice The following unit(s) will be sold at public auction on July 26, 2012 at 12:00 p.m. for non-payment of rent and other fees, at Port Avenue RV and Mini Storage, 445 Port Avenue, Saint Helens, OR 97051. Phone Number 503-366-8041. Auction to be pursuant to auction rules and procedures of Port Avenue RV and Mini Storage. Rules available upon request. CN 126 Lucille Masterson CN 202 Car Dewitt RV281 Jay Gutwiller CH12-794 TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE A default has occurred under the terms of a trust deed made by Michael J. Sanchez and Bridgette S. Sanchez, husband and wife, as tenants by the entirety, as grantor to Ticor Title, as Trustee, in favor of Long Beach Mortgage Company, as Beneficiary, dated July 19, 2005, recorded July 27, 2005, in the mortgage records of Columbia County, Oregon, as Instrument/Reception/Rec order’s Fee No. Instrument No. 2005-009937, beneficial interest having been assigned to Deutsche Bank National Trust Company, as Trustee for Long Beach Mortgage Trust 2005WL3, as covering the following described real property: Lot 8, Block 82, City of St. Helens, Columbia County, Oregon. COMMONLY KNOWN AS: 334 South 10 th Street, St Helens, OR 97051. Both the beneficiary and the trustee have elected to sell the said real property to satisfy the obligations secured by said trust deed and a notice of default has been recorded pursuant to Oregon Revised Statutes 86.735(3); the default for which the foreclosure is made isgrantor’s failure to pay when due the following sums: Monthly payments in the sum of $700.77, from June 1, 2011, and monthly payments in the sum of $708.02, from April 1, 2012, together with all costs, disbursements, and/or fees incurred or paid by the beneficiary and/or trustee, their employees, agents or assigns. By reason of said default the beneficiary has declared all sums owing on the obligation that the trust deed secures immediately due and payable, said sum being the following, to-wit: $130,426.17, together with interest thereon at the rate of 5.442% per annum from May 1, 2011, together with all costs, disbursements, and/or fees incurred or paid by the beneficiary and/or trustee, their employees, agents or assigns. WHEREFORE, notice hereby is giventhat the undersigned trustee will on October 10, 2012, at the hour of 11:00 AM PT, in accord with the standard time established by ORS 187.110, at the front entrance to the Columbia Courthouse Annex (immediately west of the Old Columbia County Courthouse), located at 230 Strand Street, in the City of St. Helens, OR, County of Columbia, State of Oregon, sell at public auction to the highest bidder for cash the interest in the said described real property which the grantor has or had power to convey at the time of the execution of said trust deed, together with any interest which the grantor or his
successors in interest acquired after the execution of said trust deed, to satisfy the foregoing obligations thereby secured and the costs and expenses of sale, including a reasonable charge by the trustee. Notice is further given to any person named in ORS 86.753 that the right exists, at any time that is not later than five days before the date last set for the sale, to have this foreclosure proceeding dismissed and the trust deed reinstated by paying to the beneficiary of the entire amount due (other than such portion of the principal as would not then be due had no default occurred) and by curing any other default complained of herein that is capable of being cured by tendering the performance required under the obligations or trust deed, and in addition to paying said sums or tendering the performance necessary to cure the default, by paying all costs and expenses actually incurred in enforcing the obligation andtrust deed, together with trustee’s fees and attorney’s fees not exceeding the amounts provided by said ORS 86.753. In construing this notice, the masculine gender includes the feminine and the neuter, the singular includes the plural, the word “grantor” includes any successor in interest to the grantor as well as any other person owing an obligation, the performance of which is secured by said trust deed, and the words “trustee” and “beneficiary” include their respective successors in interest, if any. Also, please be advised that pursuant to the terms stated on the Deed of Trust and Note, the beneficiary is allowed to conduct property inspections while property is in default. This shall serve as notice that the beneficiary shall be conducting property inspections on the said referenced property. The Fair Debt Collection Practice Act requires that we state the following: This is an attempt to collect a debt, and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. If a discharge has been obtained by any party through bankruptcy proceedings: This shall not be construed to be an attempt to collect the outstanding indebtedness or hold you personally liable for the debt.Dated: 0607-12 By: /s/:Kelly D. Sutherland KELLY D. SUTHERLAND Successor Trustee SHAPIRO & SUTHERLAND, LLC 1499 SE Tech Center Place, Suite 255 Vancouver, WA 98683 www.shapiroattorneys.co m/wa Telephone: (360) 2602253 Toll-free: 1-800-970-5647 S&S 11-108205 CH12-793 TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE A default has occurred under the terms of a trust deed made by Charles Heckman and Catherine Heckman, As Joint Tenants, as grantor to First American Title Insurance Company, as Trustee, in favor of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for EverBank, Its Successors and Assigns, as Beneficiary, dated October 18, 2010, recorded October 18, 2010, in the mortgage records of Columbia County, Oregon, as Instrument/Reception/Recorder’s Fee No. Instrument No. 2010008672, beneficial interest having been assigned to EverBank, as covering the following described real property: Lot 5, Block 4, Westcliff, in the City of Scappoose, Columbia County, Oregon. COMMONLY KNOWN AS: 32992 NW Ridge Drive, Scappoose, OR 97056. Both the beneficiary and the trustee have elected to sell the said real property to satisfy the obligations secured by said trust deed and a notice of default has been recorded pursuant to Oregon Revised Statutes 86.735(3); the default for which the foreclosure is made is grantor’s failure to pay when due the following sums: Monthly payments in the sum of $1,379.27, from November 1, 2011, and monthly payments in the sum of $1,375.36, from January 1, 2012, together with all costs, disbursements, and/or fees incurred or paid by the beneficiary and/or trustee, their em-
ployees, agents or assigns. By reason of said default the beneficiary has declared all sums owing on the obligation that the trust deed secures immediately due and payable, said sum being the following, towit: $204,082.20, together with interest thereon at the rate of 0% per annum from October 1, 2011, together with all costs, disbursements, and/or fees incurred or paid by the beneficiary and/or trustee, their employees, agents or assigns. WHEREFORE, notice hereby is given that the undersigned trustee will on October 4, 2012, at the hour of 11:00 AM PT, in accord with the standard time established by ORS 187.110, at the front entrance to the Columbia Courthouse Annex (immediately west of the Old Columbia County Courthouse), located at 230 Strand Street, in the City of St. Helens, OR, County of Columbia, State of Oregon, sell at public auction to the highest bidder for cash the interest in the said described real property which the grantor has or had power toconvey at the time of the execution of said trust deed, together with any interest which the grantor or his successors in interest acquired after the execution of said trust deed, to satisfy the foregoing obligations thereby secured and the costs and expenses of sale, including a reasonable charge by the trustee. Notice is further given to any person named in ORS 86.753 that the right exists, at any time that is not later than five days before the date last set for the sale, to have this foreclosure proceeding dismissed and the trust deed reinstated by paying to the beneficiary of the entire amount due (other than such portion of the principal as would not then be due had no default occurred) and by curing any other default complained of herein that is capable of being cured by tendering the performance required under the obligations or trust deed, and in addition to paying said sums or tendering the performance necessary to cure the default, by paying all costs and expenses actually incurred in enforcing the obligation and trust deed, together with trustee’s fees and attorney’s fees not exceeding the amounts provided by said ORS 86.753. In construing this notice, the masculine gender includes the feminine and the neuter, the singular includes the plural, theword “grantor” includes any successor in interest to the grantor as well as any other person owing an obligation, the performance of which is secured by said trust deed, and the words “trustee” and “beneficiary” include their respective successors in interest, if any. Also, please be advised that pursuant to the terms stated on the Deed of Trust and Note, the beneficiary is allowed to conduct property inspections while property is in default. This shall serve as notice that the beneficiary shall be conducting property inspections on the said referenced property. The Fair Debt Collection Practice Act requires that we state the following: This is an attempt to collect a debt, and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. If a discharge has been obtained by any party through bankruptcy proceedings: This shall not be construed to be an attempt to collect the outstanding indebtedness or hold you personally liable for the debt. Dated 06-01-12 By: /s/:Kelly D. Sutherland KELLY D. SUTHERLAND Successor Trustee SHAPIRO & SUTHERLAND, LLC 1499 SE Tech Center Place, Suite 255, Vancouver, WA 98683 www.shapiroattorneys.co m/wa Telephone: (360) 2602253 Toll-free: 1-800-970-5647 S&S 12-109382 \par CH12-792 TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE A default has occurred under the terms of a trust deed made by Eric Dubach, A Single Man, as grantor to Fidelity National Title, as Trustee, in favor of JPMorgan Chase
Bank, N.A., as Beneficiary, dated February 23, 2010, recorded February 25, 2010, in the mortgage records of Columbia County, Oregon, as Instrument No. 2010001529, as covering the following described real property: Lot 2, Thomas Park, in the City of St. Helens, Columbia County, Oregon. COMMONLY KNOWN AS: 115 Thomas Park Court, Saint Helens, OR 97051. Both the beneficiary and the trustee have elected to sell the said real property to satisfy the obligations secured by said trust deed and a notice of default has been recorded pursuant to Oregon Revised Statutes 86.735(3); the default for which the foreclosure is made is grantor’s failure to pay when due the following sums: Monthly payments in the sum of $1,158.65, from October 1, 2011, and monthly payments in the sum of $1,124.52, from February 1, 2012, together with all costs, disbursements, and/or fees incurred or paid by the beneficiary and/or trustee, their employees, agents or assigns. By reason of said default the beneficiary has declared all sums owing on the obligation that the trust deed secures immediately due and payable, said sum being the following, towit: $158,669.45, together with interest thereon at the rate of 5.5% per annum from September 1, 2011, together with all costs, disbursements, and/or fees incurred or paid by the beneficiary and/or trustee, their employees, agents or assigns. WHEREFORE, notice hereby is given that the undersigned trustee will on October 18, 2012, at the hour of 11:00 AM PT, in accord with the standard time established by ORS 187.110, at the front entrance to the Columbia Courthouse Annex (immediately west of the Old Columbia County Courthouse), located at 230 Strand Street, in the City of St. Helens, County of Columbia, State of Oregon, sell at public auction to the highest bidder for cash the interest in the said described real property which the grantor has or had power to convey at the time of the execution of said trust deed, together with any interest which the grantor or his successors in interest acquired after the execution of said trust deed, to satisfy the foregoing obligations thereby secured and the costs and expenses of sale, including a reasonable charge by the trustee. Notice is further given to any person named in ORS 86.753 that the right exists, at any time that is not later than five days before the date last set for the sale, to have this foreclosure proceeding dismissed and the trust deed reinstated by paying to the beneficiary of the entire amount due (other than such portion of the principal as would not then be due had no default occurred) and by curing any other default complained of herein that is capable of being cured by tendering the performance required under the obligations or trust deed, and in addition to paying said sums or tendering the performance necessary to cure the default, by paying all costs and expenses actually incurred in enforcing the obligation and trust deed, together with trustee’s fees and attorney’s fees not exceeding the amounts provided by said ORS 86.753. In construing this notice, the masculine gender includes the feminine and the neuter, the singular includes the plural, the word “grantor” includes any successor in interest to the grantor as well as any other person owing an obligation, the performance of which is secured by said trust deed, and the words “trustee” and “beneficiary” include their respective successors in interest, if any. Also, please be advised that pursuant to the terms stated on the Deed of Trust and Note, the beneficiary is allowed to conduct property inspections while property is in default. This shall serve as notice that the beneficiary shall be conducting property inspections on the said referenced property. The Fair Debt Collection Practice Act requires that we state the following: This is an attempt to collect a debt, and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. If a
discharge has been obtained by any party through bankruptcy proceedings: This shall not be construed to be an attempt to collect the outstanding indebtedness or hold you personally liable for the debt. Dated: 06-15-12 By:/s/:Kelly D. Sutherland KELLY D. SUTHERLAND Successor Trustee SHAPIRO & SUTHERLAND, LLC 1499 SE Tech Center Place, Suite 255 Vancouver, WA 98683 www,shapiroattorneys.co m/wa Telephone: (360) 2602253 Toll-free: 1-800-970-5647 S&S 12-108770
CH12-791 TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE T.S. No.: OR-12504793-SH Reference is made to that certain deed made by JEFFERY D LOVINGFOSS AND PATRICIA C LOVINGFOSS, as Grantor to TICOR TITLE, as trustee, in favor of MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., AS NOMINEE FOR TAYLOR, BEAN & WHITAKER MORTGAGE CORP, as Beneficiary, dated 2/6/2007, recorded 2/14/2007, in official records of COLUMBIA County, Oregon in book / reel / volume number fee / file / instrument / microfile / reception number 2007-002362, , covering the following described real property situated in said County and State, to-wit: APN: 28310 A PART OF GOVERNMENT LOT 8 OF SECTION 33, TOWNSHIP 8 NORTH, RANGE 4 WEST OF THE WILLAMETTE MERIDIAN, COLUMBIA COUNTY, OREGON, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: BEGINNING AT A POINT ON THE NORTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF THE COLUMBIA RIVER HIGHWAY, SAID POINT BEING 390.4 FEET NORTH AND 40.9 FEET WEST OF THE CORNER COMMON TO SECTIONS 33 AND 34, OF TOWNSHIP 8 NORTH, RANGE 4 WEST OF THE WILLAMETTE MERIDIAN, COLUMBIA COUNTY, OREGON AND SECTIONS 3 AND 4 OF TOWNSHIP 4 NORTH OF TOWNSHIP 7 NORTH, RANGE 4 WEST OF THE WILLAMETTE MERIDIAN, COLUMBIA COUNTY, OREGON, AND BEING KNOWN AND DESIGNATED AS ENGINEER’S STATION 0 PLUS 00 OF THE BEAVER SLOUGH ROAD SURVEY; RUNNING THENCE NORTH 1318* WEST 403.5 FEET TO A POINT ON THE SOUTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF THE SPOKANE, PORTLAND AND SEATTLE RAILROAD, SAID POINT BEING NORTH 783.1 FEET AND WEST 133.8 FEET OF THE SAID CORNER COMMON TO SECTIONS 3, 4, 33 AND 34, AND BEING KNOWN AND DESIGNATED AS ENGINEER’S STATION 4 PLUS 03 P.O.T. OF THE BEAVER SLOUGH ROAD SURVEY; THENCE SOUTHWESTERLY ALONG THE SOUTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF THE SPOKANE, PORTLAND AND SEATTLE RAILROAD TO THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF THE TRACT DESCRIBED IN DEED FROM WALTER E. JONES AND WIFE TO THE ASTORIA AND COLUMBIA RAILROAD COMPANY, RECORDED APRIL 5, 1897 IN BOOK U, PAGE 204, OF DEED RECORDS; THENCE SOUTH 317’ EAST 250 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 5853’ WEST 200 FEET; THENCE NORTH 317’ WEST 250 FEET TO THE SOUTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF THE SPOKANE, PORTLAND AND SEATTLE RAILROAD; THENCE SOUTHWESTERLY ALONG THE SOUTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF SAID RAILROAD TO A POINT IN THE WEST LINE OF SAID GOVERNMENT LOT 8; THENCE SOUTH ON LOT LINE TO THE SOUTHWEST CORNER
OF SAID LOT 8; THENCE EAST ON SECTION LINE TO ITS INTERSECTION WITH THE NORTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF THE COLUMBIA RIVER HIGHWAY; RUNNING THENCE NORTHEASTERLY ALONG SAID NORTHERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. EXCEPT A STRIP OF LAND 30 FEET WIDE ALONG THE EASTERN BOUNDARY OF THE ABOVE DESCRIBED TRACT CONVEYED BY ANDRU KAINU TO COLUMBIA COUNTY, OREGON, FOR ROAD PURPOSES BY DEED RECORDED SEPTEMBER 19, 1932 IN BOOK 54, PAGE 584 OF DEED RECORDS OF COLUMBIA COUNTY, OREGON. Commonly known as: 18998 BEAVER FALLS RD, CLATSKANIE, OR 97016 Both the beneficiary and the trustee have elected to sell the said real property to satisfy the obligations secured by said trust deed and notice has been recorded pursuant to Section 86.735(3) of Oregon Revised Statutes: the default for which the foreclosure is made is the grantors: The installments of principal and interest which became due on 9/1/2011, and all subsequent installments of principal and interest through the date of this Notice, plus amounts that are due for late charges, delinquent property taxes, insurance premiums, advances made on senior liens, taxes and/or insurance, trustee’s fees, and any attorney fees and court costs arising from or associated with the beneficiaries efforts to protect and preserve its security, all of which must be paid as a condition of reinstatement, including all sums that shall accrue through reinstatement or pay-off. Nothing in this notice shall be construed as a waiver of any fees owing to the Beneficiary under the Deed of Trust pursuant to the terms of the loan documents. Monthly Payment $1,292.51 Monthly Late Charge $64.63 By this reason of said default the beneficiary has declared all obligations secured by said deed of trust immediately due and payable, said sums being the following, towit: The sum of $204,898.94 together with interest thereon at the rate of 5.8750 per annum from 8/1/2011 until paid; plus all accrued late charges thereon; and all trustee’s fees, foreclosure costs and any sums advanced by the beneficiary pursuant to the terms of said deed of trust. Whereof, notice hereby is given that Quality Loan Service Corporation of Washington, the undersigned trustee will on 10/24/2012 at the hour of 11:00:00 AM, Standard of Time, as established by section 187.110, Oregon Revised Statues, At the front entrance of the Columbia County Courthouse located at 230 Strand St., St. Helens, OR 97051 County of COLUMBIA, State of Oregon, sell at public auction to the highest bidder for cash the interest in the said described real property which the grantor had or had power to convey at the time of the execution by him of the said trust deed, together with any interest which the grantor or his successors in interest acquired after the execution of said trust deed, to satisfy the foregoing obligations thereby secured and the costs and expenses of sale, including a reasonable charge by the trustee. Notice is further given that any person named in Section 86.753 of Oregon Revised Statutes has the right to have the foreclosure proceeding dismissed and the trust deed reinstated by payment to the beneficiary of the entire amount then due (other than such portion of said principal as would not then be due had no default occurred), together with the costs, trustee’s and attorney’s fees and curing any other default complained of in the Notice of Default by tendering the performance required under the obligation or trust deed,
at any time prior to five days before the date last set for sale. For Sale Information Call: 714-7302727 or Login to: www.lpsasap.com In construing this notice, the masculine gender includes the feminine and the neuter, the singular includes plural, the word “grantor” includes any successor in interest to the grantor as well as any other persons owing an obligation, the performance of which is secured by said trust deed, the words “trustee” and “beneficiary” include their respective successors in interest, if any. Pursuant to Oregon Law, this sale will not be deemed final until the Trustee’s deed has been issued by Quality Loan Service Corporation of Washington. If there are any irregularities discovered within 10 days of the date of this sale, that the trustee will rescind the sale, return the buyer’s money and take further action as necessary. If the sale is set aside for any reason, including if the Trustee is unable to convey title, the Purchaser at the sale shall be entitled only to a return of the monies paid to the Trustee. This shall be the Purchaser’s sole and exclusive remedy. The purchaser shall have no further recourse against the Trustor, the Trustee, the Beneficiary, the Beneficiary’s Agent, or the Beneficiary’s Attorney. If you have previously been discharged through bankruptcy, you may have been released of personal liability for this loan in which case this letter is intended to exercise the note holders right’s against the real property only. THIS OFFICE IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. As required by law, you are hereby notified that a negative credit report reflecting on your credit record may be submitted to a credit report agency if you fail to fulfill the terms of your credit obligations. Dated: 6/18/12 Quality Loan
Service Corporation of Washington, as trustee Signature By: Timothy Donlon, Assistant Secretary Quality Loan Service Corp. of Washington c/o Quality Loan Service Corp. 2141 5th Avenue San Diego, CA 92101 For Non-Sale Information: Quality Loan Service Corporation of Washington c/o Quality Loan Service Corp. 2141 5th Avenue San Diego, CA 92101 619-645-7711 Fax: 619-645-7716 A4260963 07/04/2012, 07/11/2012, 07/18/2012, 07/25/2012 CH12-789 TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE The trust deed to be foreclosed pursuant to Oregon law is referred to as follows (the “Trust Deed”): Grantor: Hedges Creek Management #1, LLC Trustee: TICOR Title Insurance Company Beneficiary: Pinnacle Bank of Oregon Date: January 2, 2008 Recording Date: January 8, 2008 Recording Reference: 2008-000229 County of Recording: Columbia County Washington Trust Bank is the successor beneficiary of the Trust Deed by virtue of an Assignment of Beneficial Interest in Trust Deed recorded on January 29, 2010 in the records of Columbia County, Oregon as 2010000749. TRUSTEE: The Successor Trustee is Richard T. Anderson, Jr. and the mailing address of the Successor Trustee is: Richard T. Anderson, Jr., “TRUSTEE”, Anderson & Monson, P.C., 8625 SW Cascade Avenue, Suite 450, Beaverton, Oregon 97008. The Trust Deed covers the following described real property in the County of Columbia and State of Oregon, (“the Property”): Lots 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, Block 92; and Lots 15, 16, and 17, Block 95, CITY OF ST. HELENS, in the city of St. Helens, Columbia
County, Oregon. TOGETHER with that portion of vacated Wyeth Street, which inures to the property by operation of law pursuant to City of St. Helens Ordinance No. 2839, recorded June 8, 2001 under Columbia County Clerk’s fee No. 01-06033, records of Columbia County, Oregon. The default for which foreclosure is made is: The Grantor’s failure to pay when the following sums: Monthly installments of $3,283.00 beginning February 1, 2010 through the installment due April 1, 2011. The sum owing on the obligation that the Trust Deed secures (the “Obligation”) is: $377,163.08 together with interest of $47,317.27 though April 1, 2011, plus interest on the principal sum of $377,163.08 at the rate of 10 percent per annum from April 2, 2011 until paid; together with Trustee’s fees, attorney’s fees, foreclosure costs and any sums advanced by the Beneficiary pursuant to the Trust Deed. The Property will be sold to satisfy the Obligation. The date, time and place of the sale is: Date: AUGUST 27, 2012 Time: 1:00 P.M. Place: COLUMBIA COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 230 STRAND STREET, WEST FRONT ENTRANCE STRAND STREET, IN THE CITY OF ST. HELENS, COUNTY OF COLUMBIA AND STATE OF OREGON. RIGHT TO CURE The right exists under ORS 86.753 to have this foreclosure proceeding dismissed and the Trust Deed reinstated by doing all of the following at any time that is not later than five days before the date last set for the sale: (1) Paying to the Beneficiary the entire amount then due (other than such portion as would not then be due, had no default occurred); (2) Curing any other default complained of herein that is capable of being cured by tendering the performance required under the Trust Deed; and (3) Paying all costs and expenses actually incurred in enforcing the
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Obligation and Trust Deed, together with Trustee’s and attorney’s fees not exceeding the amounts provided by ORS 86.753. In construing this notice, the masculine gender includes the feminine and the neuter, the singular includes the plural, the word “Grantor” includes any successor in interest to the Grantor as well as any other person owing an obligation, the performance of which is secured by the Trust Deed, and the words “Trustee” and “Beneficiary” include their respective successors in interest, if any. We are a debt collector attempting to collect a debt and any information we obtain will be used to collect the debt. Cashier’s checks for the foreclosure sale must be made payable to Richard T. Anderson, Jr., Successor Trustee. DATED: April 13, 2012 /s/ Richard T. Anderson, Jr. Richard T. Anderson, Jr. Successor Trustee 8625 SW Cascade Avenue #450 Beaverton, Oregon 97008 (503) 646-9230 CH12-763 TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE A default has occurred under the terms of a trust deed made by Richard M Higgins and Beverly A Higgins, as tenants by the entirety, an estate in fee simple, as grantor to First American Title, as Trustee, in favor of JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as Beneficiary, dated September 29, 2011, recorded October 4, 2011, in the mortgage records of Columbia County, Oregon, as Instrument No. 2011007329, as covering the following described real property: See Legal Description Attached Hereto as Exhibit A. COMMONLY KNOWN AS: 28414 Parkdale Road, Rainier, OR 97048. Both the beneficiary and the trustee have elected to sell the said real property to satisfy the obligations secured by said trust deed and a notice of default has been recorded pursuant to Oregon Re-
vised Statutes 86.735(3); the default for which the foreclosure is made is grantor’s failure to pay when due the following sums: Monthly payments in the sum of $1,743.37, from December 1, 2011, together with all costs, disbursements, and/or fees incurred or paid by the beneficiary and/or trustee, their employees, agents or assigns. By reason of said default the beneficiary has declared all sums owing on the obligation that the trust deed secures immediately due and payable, said sum being the following, to-wit: $225,797.00, together with interest thereon at the rate of 5% per annum from November 1, 2011, together with all costs, disbursements, and/or fees incurred or paid by the beneficiary and/or trustee, their employees, agents or assigns. WHEREFORE, notice hereby is given that the undersigned trustee will on September 6, 2012, at the hour of 11:00 AM PT, in accord with the standard time established by ORS 187.110, at the front entrance to the Columbia Courthouse Annex (immediately west of the Old Columbia County Courthouse), located at 230 Strand Street, in the City of St. Helens, County of Columbia, State of Oregon, sell at public auction to the highest bidder for cash the interest in the said described real property which the grantor has or had power to convey at the time of the execution of said trust deed, together with any interest which the grantor or his successors in interest acquired after the execution of said trust deed, to satisfy the foregoing obligations thereby secured and the costs and expenses of sale, including a reasonable charge by the trustee. Notice is further given to any person named in ORS 86.753 that the right exists, at any time that is not later than five days before the date last set for the sale, to have this foreclosure proceeding dismissed and the trust deed reinstated by paying to the beneficiary of the entire amount due (other than such portion of the principal as would not then be
due had no default occurred) and by curing any other default complained of herein that is capable of being cured by tendering the performance required under the obligations or trust deed, and in addition to paying said sums or tendering the performance necessary to cure the default, by paying all costs and expenses actually incurred in enforcing the obligation and trust deed, together with trustee’s fees and attorney’s fees not exceeding the amounts provided by said ORS 86.753. In construing this notice, the masculine gender includes the feminine and the neuter, the singular includes the plural, the word “grantor” includes any successor in interest to the grantor as well as any other person owing an obligation, the performance of which is secured by said trust deed, and the words “trustee” and “beneficiary” include their respective successors in interest, if any. Also, please be advised that pursuant to the terms stated on the Deed of Trust and Note, the beneficiary is allowed to conduct property inspections while property is in default. This shall serve as notice that the beneficiary shall be conducting property inspections on the said referenced property. The Fair Debt Collection Practice Act requires that we state the following: This is an attempt to collect a debt, and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. If a discharge has been obtained by any party through bankruptcy proceedings: This shall not be construed to be an attempt to collect the outstanding indebtedness or hold you personally liable for the debt. Dated: 05-04-2012 By:/s/: Kelly D. Sutherland KELLY D. SUTHERLAND Successor Trustee SHAPRIO & SUTHERLAND, LLC 1499 SE Tech Center Place Suite 255 Vancouver, WA 98683
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Scappoose takes District One crown 10- and 11-year-old team wins title; two teams from St. Helens still alive in state tournaments BY KYLE BOGGS The Chronicle
Steady hitting throughout the lineup and a plethora of pitching talent helped the Scappoose 10- and 11-year-old Little League All-Stars go undefeated through the Oregon District 1 Tournament. Scappoose wrapped up the tournament title with a 12-5 win over Rose City on July 10. Robby Walsh belted two triples in the game. “He hit the ball real hard,” said coach Joe Backus. Backus said the team got great hitting from everyone. “We’ve been hitting really well top to bottom, jumping on teams early,” he said. Scappoose scored four runs in the first inning, four in the
second and four in the fourth in the championship game to take a 12-0 lead. Rose City pushed across five in the bottom of the fourth, but couldn’t score any more the rest of the game. Earlier in the tournament, Scappoose took an 11-0 lead against Rose City during a firstround game. They ended up winning, 16-10. Despite the onslaught of runs, Backus said it was his team’s defensive performance that locked up that victory. “Defensively we’ve been playing really well, not too many errors. I thought the teams were very competitive,” he said. “We were up 11-0 — I didn’t think we were that much better, we just didn’t make as many errors as the other teams. See STATE, Page A14 Scappoose won the 2012 10- and 11-year-old District One Little League championship.
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Why try milking wild cows? BY KYLE BOGGS From left, Luccus Berns, Brian Daniels and Marty Liesegang try controlling a cow during the 2011 wild cow milking competition.
yearlong back bruise seems a heavy price to pay for a squirt of milk. At least, to most people it does. To Marty Liesegang and his wild cow milking cohorts, that’s part of the price to pay for pride — and prize payouts. Team Jackpot, with Liesegang, Luccus Berns and Brian Daniels, will be one of the teams dragged by a cow around the arena Friday and Saturday night at the Columbia County Rodeo. Their goal? To get enough milk from that cow into a bottle that a judge can pour out at least a drop. As the team has learned in its years together, that’s no easy task. “We’re sore on Sunday,” Liesegang said, before jogging his memory: “We’re sore on Saturday.” Team Jackpot has competed in both the Fri-
WILD COW MILKING When: Friday and Saturday night. The rodeo starts at 7 p.m. Where: Columbia County Rodeo Why: Teams pay $150 each night with the first-place team taking the cash pot. Winning teams also have their name engraved on the Mike Larson Memorial Plaque, named for the winningest cow milker. day and Saturday competition each of the last five years. They’ve won a handful of the competitions as well, which is why they keep coming back despite the torture the cows put them through. The cows pull the three-person teams from one end of the arena to another. Sometimes a
cow will roll over one of the people. Inevitably someone will get stepped on. “I had a hoof print on the middle of my back for a year. It healed just before the fair (last year),” Liesegang said. Then he was back at it both days again last year. There was no hoof print Friday night. There was still some pain, but not enough to keep him down Saturday. “Saturday Luccus and I took a lot of Advil. It doesn’t feel as bad if you win the jackpot though,” he said. So just what is it that makes this team so successful at such a challenging task — trying to squeeze milk out of an unpredictable beast? Liesegang said having worked together for so long is one of the keys. Each of the three members has an assigned role: Liesegang is the anchor, Berns is the mugger and Daniels is the
milker. They’ve all taken on these roles and expect the best from one another. “Without each person giving it all they got, you’re not gonna win,” Liesegang said. As the anchor, Liesegang is in the chute with the cow. He’s usually the smallest anchor in the chute. Once the whistle blows, the anchor’s job is to control the cow to a designated line outside the chute. Normally that doesn’t happen. A 150-pound person trying to corral a 1,000-pound creature with a rope isn’t exactly easy. “You’ve got six guys and six cows in the chute. There’s 12 guys waiting. So then you have six cows and 18 guys running around the arena. It’s utter chaos,” said Liesegang, owner of Jackpot Market in Scappoose. See COWS, Page A15
7 Mile War scrimmages provide school supplies Even though nearly two months remain before the first high school soccer games will be played, St. Helens and Scappoose gathered on July 16 for the first of a home-and-home scrimmage series between the two teams. The St. Helens boys beat Scappoose, 6-1, in the first game. Scappoose’s girls responded with a 2-0 win in the nightcap. The scrimmages are meant to provide some competitive experience for the teams. More importantly, however, they’re meant to provide school supplies for local schools and preschools. Admission to the contests is free, but organizers request attendees bring a donation of school supplies. The teams will play again on July 23, this time in St. Helens. The boys will again play first, at 4 p.m. at Grace Baptist Church. The girls will follow at 6 p.m. In addition to the scrimmages, both programs have other summertime activities going on. On July 18, there are two
matches at St. Helens High School. The first is the St. Helens Youth Soccer Association U12 boys Black Ninja squad taking on the SHYSA U12 girls team. It will begin at 5:30 p.m. Following at 7:30 will be the SHHS boys team against a St. Helens High School alumni team. Admission is $1 with all money going to the SHHS boys soccer team. Scappoose hosts a youth camp Aug. 6-9. U7-U9 players (grades 1-3) will be from 9-11 a.m. U10-U14 players (grades 4-8) will be from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. The camps will be at Scappoose Middle School. They are open to anyone enrolled in the Scappoose rec soccer program. Cost is $40 for the younger group and $60 for the older group. All proceeds go to the Scappoose high school soccer programs. Find more details at scappoosesoccer.org. On Aug. 11, the St. Helens girls varsity team will coach hundreds of youngsters from BOGGS / The Chronicle both communities in an annual LEFT: Scappoose’s Nick Nguyen, left, and St. Helens’ Pablo Francisco fight for possession of the ball during the boys KYLE scrimmage on July 16. free Adidas one-day camp. RIGHT: St. Helens’ Tori Bair, right, tries shielding Scappoose’s Julia Grabhorn from the ball during a July 16 scrimmage.
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St. Helens 14U team finishes 2nd in state The St. Helens 14U fastpitch softball team took second place in the 2012 ASA State Tournament earlier this month. St. Helens entered the state tournament carrying an impressive 10-3 record for the season. The local team went through the first day of bracket play undefeated, playing teams with much more tournament experience than themselves. That set up a game with the top seed in the tournament. St. Helens pushed the game to sudden death using the
international tiebreaker. St. Helens won, 5-4, in eight innings. St. Helens suffered its first loss in the championship game against the Lake Oswego Renegades. Lake Oswego won, 5-3. With each team having suffered one loss at this point – as well as plenty of rain limiting available field time – the two teams moved into yet another international tie-breaker. This time St. Helens couldn’t come out on top, finishing second in the tournament. “All of the coaches are very
proud of how hard each one of the girls played and more importantly how they came together as a team,” said coach Jennifer Massey. “We all agree that this was a fantastic season full of personal growth, dedication, drive, teamwork and exceptional sportsmanship. We look forward to watching these young ladies continue to excel and achieve amazing results. We also thank all of the players’ parents for their positive support, encouragement and relentless commitment to supporting the team.” Courtesy photo
The second-place St. Helens 14U softball team includes, from back left, coach Terry Massey, coach Jennifer Massey, Mercedes Massey, Katie Davis, Georgie Gross, Brooklynn Scheer, coach Marty Scheer, Cassidy Lieberman; from front left, Tallana James, Chelle' Marshall, Lydia Walters and Amber McKinnis. Not pictured is Taylor Weitzel.
The second annual Ralph Painter Memorial Run draws good crowd SHHS duo SOFTBALL
stands out on national stage
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A pack of racers start the 5K race on the track at Rainier High School for the Ralph Painter Memorial Run on July 15. Event organizer Alan Painter said about 140 people participated in the 5K and 10K events on a drizzly Sunday morning. Race results were not available at press time. Check online to see results as well as a video of the 5K race’s start. All funds raised from the race go to a scholarship fund in Chief Painter’s name for Columbia County high school seniors.
STATE: St. Helens Juniors in good shape From PAGE A13
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When you get four or five outs an inning, you start scoring.” In the second round, Scappoose beat Wilshire/Riverside, 12-9. Scappoose also won the sportsmanship award. Scappoose then moved on to the state tournament in Hermiston. Scappoose lost to Pendleton, 14-4, on July 14. Scappoose was eliminated on July 15 by Sprague in a 4-3 loss.
St. Helens Juniors start 1-0 St. Helens started the 2012 Oregon State Junior Baseball Tournament off on the right foot, beating Crook County 122 on July 14. Justin Henningsen and Quintin Galvin split pitching duties to hold Crook County to two runs. St. Helens played the host team, Parrish, on July 17. A St. Helens win would assure the locals first place out of Pool B. A loss would create a three-way tie. The top two teams from pool play advance to the semifinals.
St. Helens 9/10s drop 1st three The St. Helens 9- and 10year-old team opened the Oregon State Tournament at Lake Oswego Little League against a very tough La Grande team. La Grande won the first game, 20-5, on July 13. St. Helens dropped an 11-0 game against Murrayhill on July 14. St. Helens came close to its first win on July 15, dropping a 10-8 game against Grants Pass. St. Helens’ first three opponents had a combined record of 7-1 through the first three rounds. St. Helens concluded the tournament on July 17 against Gresham, a team that was 2-0
No locals emerge from 11/12 The only Division One tournament to wind up without a champion from Columbia County was the 11- and 12year-old bracket. St. Helens, however, made it a close call. St. Helens won its first two games in the double-elimination tournament. St. Helens beat Lakeside/Peninsula, 12-3, in the opener on July 7. That was followed by a 7-5 come-from-behind win over Interstate/Kenton/Willamette on July 12. Drake Dow led the
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St. Helens shortstop Nathan Shaffer tags an Interstate/Kenton/Willamette runner during a July 12 game.
team with three hits in that game. Kyle Harris picked up the win on the mound. Justin Vielmetti and Derek Badger both had RBI doubles. That would be the last win for St. Helens in the tournament. A 2-1 semifinal loss to Wilshire/Riverside put St. Helens in the consolation bracket. St. Helens was then eliminated by Hollywood/Rose City, 18-4. Scappoose dropped its first game of the tournament to Hollywood/Rose City, 4-2. The orange and black squad put up a fight in the consola-
tion bracket. Scappoose beat Clatskanie, 20-1, on July 8. Next was a 1312 win over Lakeside/Peninsula. On July 13, Scappoose beat Rainier, 3-2. In a rematch against Hollywood/Rose City on July 14, Scappoose lost, 145. Rainier finished the tournament 1-2. Rainier beat Parkrose, 8-1, before losing to Wilshire/Riverside, 6-0, and Scappoose. Clatskanie was 0-2 with a 5-1 loss to I/K/W and the loss to Scappoose.
St. Helens Football Camp is July 23-26 ST. HELENS — The St. Helens Lions Summer Football Camp is planned for July 23-26 from 6-8 p.m. each evening. It is a non-contact camp that will be held on the St. Helens High School practice football field (between the baseball fields). The camp is for players en-
tering grades 3-8 this fall. The camp will teach basic fundamentals of the game for all positions, team development, individual development and new practice techniques. There will also be daily kicking, punting and passing competitions with awards. Cost for the camp is $40, or
$30 per child for three or more campers in the same family. For more information, con-
tact SHHS head football coach John England at (503) 4597714.
ALBANY — The Northwest Blaze 14U softball team finished third in the Oregon A State Tournament July 1315. Incoming St. Helens High School sophomores Mariah Mulcahy and Michelle Sass both play for the Blaze and continued Mariah Mulcahy their impressive summers during the tournament. NW Blaze won its first four games at Michelle Sass state by a combined score of 40-0. Blaze then dropped a 5-2 decision and a 1-2 loss ended their tournament. In the first game of the tournament, Mulcahy pitched a two-hit shutout with 10 strikeouts. For the tournament on the whole, Mulcahy pitched 23 2/3 innings and allowed only two earned runs. Sass did her part at the plate, driving in eight runs during the tournament. Her biggest offensive outing
came in the fourth game of the tournament, a 10-0 win over Oregon SWAT in five innings. Sass had a two-run single in the third inning and a three-run triple in the fourth. Both of the St. Helens players have posted impressive numbers throughout the season. For the full season – dating back to June 1 – Mulcahy has struck out 112 batters in 120 innings pitched. She has allowed only 10 earned runs for an ERA of 0.58. Opponents are hitting .196 against her and she has a record of 14-8. Sass is hitting .373 with 17 RBIs. Her average is even better with runners in scoring position, when she is batting .400. She also has eight stolen bases while splitting time at catcher and in the outfield. The Blaze went 5-2 during a 49-team tournament in Denver to open the month of July. Prior to that, the Blaze finished fourth out of 26 teams during a tournament in Oklahoma City. The fourth-place finish earned NW Blaze a berth in the 14U ASA Nationals in Sioux Falls, S.D., in August. Mulcahy and Sass were both second-team All-State selections as freshmen for St. Helens. – Kyle Boggs
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Weekend Fishing Opportunities From July 2-31, fishing is open for summer steelhead and chinook jacks from Tongue Point upstream to Bonneville Dam. Summer chinook and steelhead retention is allowed through July 31 from Bonneville Dam upstream to the Oregon/Washington border. Sturgeon retention is allowed three days per week (Thursday, Friday and Saturday) from Marker 82 downstream to Wauna power lines through July 31 with a 38- to 54-inch fork length restriction in effect.
The following modifications are now in effect for the Columbia River mainstem: From Buoy 10 upstream to the Tongue Point/Rocky Point line, this section of the river is closed to angling for salmon and steelhead, but is open for shad fishing. From July 2-31 in the area from the Tongue Point/Rocky Point line upstream to Bonneville Dam, retention of adult chinook and sockeye is prohibited. Retention of summer steelhead and summer chinook jacks (12-24 inches) is allowed under permanent regulations. On July 7, 170 salmonid boats, one shad boat and 181 Oregon salmonid bank anglers and three Oregon shad bank anglers were counted. Boat anglers had the
best success in the estuary where anglers averaged 2.32 steelhead caught per boat. In the Portland to Longview area, boat anglers averaged 0.64 steelhead per boat. Boat anglers in the gorge averaged 0.20 steelhead and 0.20 jack chinook per boat. In Troutdale, boat anglers averaged 0.17 steelhead per boat. Bank anglers in the gorge had the best succes, averaging 0.25 steelhead per angler. Anglers in the estuary averaged 0.19 steelhead per angler. Bank anglers in the Portland to Longview area averaged 0.12 steelhead and 0.01 jack chinook per angler. Portland to Longview Bank: Weekend checking showed eight steelhead and one jack chinook kept, plus seven unclipped steel-
head, five chinook and eight sockeye released for 129 anglers. Portland to Longview Boats: Weekend checking showed 18 steelhead kept, plus 11 unclipped steelhead, four chinook and one sockeye released for 45 boats (126 anglers). Sturgeon The following modifications are in effect for the mainstem Columbia River: From Buoy 10 to the Wauna power lines, retention of sturgeon is prohibited seven days per week until Dec. 31. Catch and release of sturgeon may continue during retention closures. From Wauna Powerlines to Bonneville Dam, the retention of
parsnips, green onions, various mustards and Chinese greens. Lettuce can be very productive given some modest temperature protection like a plastic hoop house over the plants. Spinach seeded in early September and allowed to stay over winter will produce far more leaves next spring than transplants set out in the early spring. Some plants can be harvested in the fall or winter and others left for spring. Some cauliflower varieties will survive very cold winter temperatures and produce nice heads in April and May. Most of these plants are best seeded by mid- to late-July. win- You can push the date back a little later if you are willing to ter tomaprovide some cold protection in toes and arships cucumbers poor October. are availFinally, it is not too late to choices. But a number able. Payment seed peas, radishes, carrots, must be made in advance to of other vegetables are just beets, turnips, rutabagas, bush hold your spot. dandy. Most vegetables you can har- beans, Savoy or Chinese cabContact the OSU Extension Service – Columbia County of- vest through the winter need to bages, and broccoli for fall eatfice at (503) 397-3462 to regis- be started right away. Then they ing. The earlier poor weather ter. will need some kind of protec- has put everything a little behind, but there is still a lot of tion from the coldest temperaWinter gardening starts now tures and the constant rainfall of opportunity for planting and good eating this year. late fall through winter. Columbia County has a mild enough climate to support Some outstanding winter Apple maggot season winter vegetable gardening. vegetables are kale, Brussels There are two insects that sprouts, broccoli, carrots, Our cloudy weather makes
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cause serious damage to apples. The codling moth lays her eggs singly on the apples. The egg hatches and the emerged larvae eat their way toward the core of the apple, leaving behind a rather large tunnel and a damaged core. This is the classic “worm in the apple”. The codling moth started to fly about two months ago. New broods will continue to emerge and lay eggs over the summer. The apple maggot is the larva of a fly. The fly emerges in late June and continues to emerge for some weeks. The female lays her eggs on the fruit. The eggs hatch into little maggots. They burrow into the flesh but don’t leave the obvious tunnels of the codling moth. However, high feeding damage will leave the fruit soft and “pulpy”. It is both un-appetizing and won’t store at all. The codling moth has been here since European settlement. The apple maggot arrived in Columbia County from the Midwest about 25 years ago. Codling moth feeding is more common and more damaging than apple maggot injury. However, localized trees or orchards can sustain a lot of maggot damage some years.
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sturgeon is allowed Thursday, Friday and Saturday until July 31 with a daily limit of one white sturgeon with a fork length between 38-54 inches. On July 7, 131 sturgeon boats and 12 Oregon bank anglers were counted. Sturgeon angling was fair this past weekend, with boat anglers fishing the Portland to Longview area having the best success, averaging 0.12 legal sturgeon per boat. Portland to Longview bank: Weekend checking showed one sublegal sturgeon released for nine anglers. Portland to Longview boats: Weekend checking showed nine legal sturgeon kept, plus 106 sublegal sturgeon released for 74 boats (192 anglers).
The most effective product for both pests is one that contains spinosad. It is considered to be organic. Carbaryl can also be effective. Read and follow all label instructions. Some gardeners have been trapping apple maggot flies with some success. One technique uses red rubber balls smeared with either a commercial product like Tanglefoot™ or 90 weight lubricating grease and hung in the trees. The red, round sphere tricks the fly into seeing an apple and they are trapped in the sticky goo. The balls need to be scraped and the grease reapplied at intervals. Another trap uses smell to lure the flies to their death. To make this trap, cut an opening in the side of a plastic milk jug. Leave enough of the side so that the jug will hold 1-2 cups of liquid. Mix one-quarter cup of cider vinegar and two tablespoons of molasses in one-half cup of water. Pour the mixture into the jug. It will smell bad over time but it is said that the worse it smells, the better it works. Periodically pour the liquid through a sieve to remove the dead flies and re-use the mixture.
COWS: milked mostly by locals From PAGE A13 He said his approach is to try controlling the cow’s momentum and direction as best as he can so it’s easy for Berns to get the cow in a headlock. Once Berns gets ahold of it, the cow is usually under control. Then it’s time to milk. “When we get it slowed, Brian slips under to milk it,” Liesegang said. After Daniels gets the milk into a bottle, he has to find the judges and run the milk to them. Then, as stated in the official Columbia County Wild Cow Milking Rules, “judge will pour milk out. There must be enough milk in bot-
tle for milk to visibly drop or pour from bottle and hit ground.” That means Daniels and the other milkers need to either run steady or cover the bottle with their hand to keep the milk inside. There are a few other rules that go along with the competition. A team has to milk its own cow. The cow has to be standing when it’s milked. And this all has to take place within a fiveminute time span. These milkers are not competing as part of the NPRA, although there is good prize money. (There is a cow milking competition on the NPRA circuit but that is with two people and a
horse.) Even though it’s not sanctioned, it’s right up there with bull riding as a favorite of the fans. “It’s almost all locals. I think the audience likes it because they see local people out there getting beat up,” Liesegang said. Having mostly locals behind the gates before the competition adds an element of excitement as well. “There’s some trash talking. We’re all friends before and after, but you’re not gonna tell your secrets,” Liesegang said. For Team Jackpot, the goal is no secret: They want their name etched onto the Mike Larson Memorial Plaque once more.
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