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After losing in the primary to electrician Shaun Enright, incumbent councilman Mike Craig held on to his seat in Tuesday’s night general election.

Unofficial results show Craig garnering 3,509 votes (55percent) and Enright getting 2,865 votes (45 percent). If certified, Craig will be entering his second full four-year term. He has already served five years in council.

“Few and ugly.”

That’s how Tim Krugh, Lake school board president, describes the options open to the board and administration as they decide how to proceed in the wake of last week’s defeat of a 4.75-mill levy request.

Oregon City Administrator Michael J. Beazley says Lucas County sales tax revenue is up seven percent and Oregon’s income tax revenue collections are up five percent from last year.

Beazley says that demonstrates that the local economy is showing signs of recovery, but still has a ways to go to meet levels from just a few years back.

Forfeited property may become a park
Lake Township trustees have filed a request with the Wood County prosecutor’s office to file a court motion to have forfeited property along Moline-Martin Road deeded to the township.

The trustees met recently to discuss whether or not to assume ownership of the property, which is being offered to the township.

Despite a campaign that was briefly interrupted by an anonymous flier that detailed a criminal past, P.J. Kapfhammer continued to hammer away at what he saw as a superintendent and school board out of touch with the public in the Oregon City Schools District. On Tuesday, the public agreed with Kapfhammer and made him the top vote getter among three candidates vying for two school board seats.

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