News of the Week, May 7 to May 13

Oregon Spectator, May 13, 1847 The trespass “wars” expand… NOTICE I HEREBY caution all persons (particularly Gen. Alanson Husted) against trespassing in any manner whatever upon my Land Claim, situated on the bank of the Clackamas River, opposite to the Indian village, and which was recorded by me on the 18th of January 1847 –…

News of the Week, April 16 – 23

Oregon Spectator, April 16, 1846 The Falls Association was instituted in January, 1844, for the mutual advancement of its members, in discussion and composition, since when, many animated debates, on interesting and useful subjects, have taken place – perhaps, we might say, to animated occasionally, when the question affected our peculiar political situation; if no…