Gresham woman to vie for Miss USA while battling cancer

By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher GRESHAM — As would anyone receiving an unexpected cancer diagnosis, Gabrielle “Gabby” Neilan was genuinely stunned and scared when hers arrived...

Sunny skies greet Portland rally marking a somber anniversary

40 years abortion deaths protested by an estimated 2,000 downtown   By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher PORTLAND — Having seen just about every kind of inclement winter weather possible...

Portland agency plays role in ABC-TV’s Extreme Makeover

PORTLAND — A locally based Christian adoption agency had a big role in a recently aired episode of the nationally popular Extreme Makeover: Home...

George Fox offers post-shooting trauma help

NEWBERG — In the wake of the Dec. 11 shooting incident at Clackamas Town Center mall in Clackamas, George Fox University’s Trauma Response Institute...

Huge pro-life rally set for downtown Portland

PORTLAND — For a second consecutive year, and the fourth time since 2009, Oregon’s biggest pro-life rally will be held this month in the...

Board sees hundreds turn out to protest Planned Parenthood in Portland schools

By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher PORTLAND — Following the example of concerned parents and citizens in Salem and Keizer, hundreds of people in the Rose City turned...

Corban U to play role in final campaign by Graham

SALEM — Corban University here is now the Pacific Northwest headquarters for famed evangelist Billy Graham’s last campaign. The 94-year-old has launched a campaign called...

Eugene Christian School celebrates its new campus

  EUGENE — Eugene Christian School last month officially celebrated the opening of its new campus at 2895 Chad Drive. A grand opening celebration was held...

Planned Parenthood foes face school boards in Salem, Portland

  By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher About 90 parents and community members deeply troubled by the presence of Planned Parenthood in Salem-Keizer schools turned out in force at...

Popular author shares vision of Easter ‘Cross Walk’ in Portland

  By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher CLACKAMAS — Next Easter weekend, Portland and vicinity could be impacted by the message of the Cross of Christ like never before, Bill...