The Oregon Court of Appeals has refused to throw out Kip Kinkel's convictions in the Thurston High School shootings in 1998. His current attorney, Dennis Balske, says Kinkel was taken off medicine for schizophrenia and was not able to understand the plea bargain. His assigned guardian was also not present. Balske says he'll take the appeal to the Oregon Supreme Court.
Jones Road, full road closure between Bennington Lane and NE Butler Market Road. May 18 – August 18, local access only.
Orion Drive closed in two locations for sewer work; at the intersection with Avery Lane and between Desert Woods Drive and King Hezekiah Way. From July 11 to Sept. 6. Detours marked.
Valhalla Sewer Relocation Project, Mt. Washington Drive at Shevlin Park Road intersection and North to Regency Street. Nighttime closures with detours marked during roundabout construction. Daytime closures for construction towards Regency Street. 7 p.m. – 7 a.m., July 11 – November.