Beaverton firefighter Chris Mills makes a life-saving play

Beaverton firefighter Chris Mills makes a life-saving play

He helps pull a woman from her burning home in rural Wilsonville on Thursday On many days, the...

Beaverton awaits grant decision for Canyon Road improvements

Beaverton awaits grant decision for Canyon Road improvements

Mayor Doyle hosts Congresswoman Bonamici for walk along Beaverton's biggest transportation...

Two classrooms added, gym renovated at Raleigh Hills K-8

Two classrooms added, gym renovated at Raleigh Hills K-8

Projects expected to be completed when school starts Tuesday When students return to Raleigh...

Washington County museum's Rock Creek site nearly finished

Washington County museum's Rock Creek site nearly finished

Dignitaries re-dedicate site that sat partially fallow during recession but is now almost done....

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Robbery Suspect
September 03, 2015

Washington County Sheriffs deputies seeking man who stabbed teen

by Miles Vance
The victim suffered a wound to his chest during the incident Washington County Sheriff's deputies are searching for a man after he reportedly stabbed a boy while attempting to rob him. At 11:58…
COURTESY OF NATAS - Beaverton's Digimarc Corp. is one of four companies that will receive the Emmy Award in January for its copyright work on film and video.
September 03, 2015

Digimarc receives Emmy Award for copyright protection efforts

by Pamplin Media Group
And the Emmy goes to . . . Beaverton’s Digimarc Corp. The company that has worked to improve copyright protection for film and video received this week an Emmy Award for Engineering Creativity…
September 04, 2015

Primary election filing window opens Sept. 10

by Peter Wong
Washington County and statewide offices up for grabs on May 17, 2016 Filing opens Thursday, Sept. 10, for federal, state, Metro and Washington County offices on the May 17 primary election…
PHOTO COURTESY OF ROB SOLOMON - Relatively few photos exist of David Harburg, who was camera shy and avoided the spotlight. He typically volunteered to take pictures for Beaverton's Human Rights Advisory Commission so he could stay behind the camera, but he was caught in action this time.
September 02, 2015

Quiet man remembered after Aloha explosion, fire

by Eric Apalategui
Acquaintances remember David Harburg as shy but always pitching in among human rights advocates and VW enthusiasts. Esther Griffin recalled the late David Harburg as a shy man who, despite being…
TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Maureen Case, an instructional assistant at Bonny Slope Elementary School, shares a laugh with Kate Moehl, second-grade teacher at the school, after attempting to do Patty Cake spelling during an exercise being taught by Scott Williams at Village Baptist Church.
September 02, 2015

Beaverton schools get moving on physical activity

by Eric Apalategui
District's 'Active Schools' effort launches five pilot programs in elementary and middle schools In what you might call the newest form of new math, the Beaverton School District is adding at…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Hillsboro man driving the upside-down pickup at the gas station, near the top of this overhead photograph, reportedly failed to stop and struck multiple vehicles stopped for a traffic signal on Southwest Tualatin Valley Highway at 185th Avenue at about 7 p.m. Tuesday. The accident killed a Hillsboro woman and injured at least seven more people. It remains under investigation.
September 02, 2015

Hillsboro passenger dies in Aloha crash

by Eric Apalategui
Sheriff's investigators still determining what caused another driver to barrel into intersection. Washington County Sheriff's deputies continue to investigate a multiple-vehicle crash in Aloha…
FILE PHOTO - Site preparation work at the Beaverton School District's next high school is already underway at South Cooper Mountain. The school will trigger internal boundary changes at the high school level and also sits immediately adjacent to land in the Hillsboro School District being considered for a swap.
September 02, 2015

Beaverton School District zeroing in on attendance boundary…

by Eric Apalategui
Attendance areas, land swaps and longer-range plans all in the works. The Beaverton School District is piecing together a massive puzzle of who goes where. District officials are simultaneously…
September 02, 2015

TVWD, Tualatin 'close' to resolution with Portland Water Bureau

by Mark Miller
Amendments could resolve mediation that started in 2013 over contract details Two years of mediation between the Portland Water Bureau and two of its wholesale customers in Washington County may…
TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Sharon Henifin and Becky Olson of Breast Friends in Tigard. The organization is slowly expanding across the country, helping thousands of women battling cancer each year.
September 02, 2015

BFFs = breast friends forever

by Geoff Pursinger
Becky Olson and Sharon Henifin know what it’s like to live with a cancer diagnosis. They know the stress, the fear, the pain. Both friends have beaten breast cancer and both have devoted more…
COURTESY PHOTOS - Certified Beer Judges Dave Hayes and Bill Schneller join Clean Water Services board chairman Andy Duyck to select the winners at Saturdays Pure Water Brew competition.
September 02, 2015

County wastewater turns into prize-winning - beer?

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Winners of Pure Water Brew Competition announced in Beaverton Winners of Saturday’s Pure Water Brew Competition in Beaverton — a one-of-a-kind challenge to homebrewers to create beer using…

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PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP FILE PHOTO - Haggen expanded rapidly over the past year, purchasing some 146 stores from Albertsons and Safeway throughout the West Coast in order to ease a merger between those two companies. But Albertsons and Haggen are now suing one another over alleged wrongdoings during the deal.
Sep 01, 2015

Haggen suing Albertsons for $1 billion in federal court

by Pamplin Media Group
An unusual business deal between two Pacific Northwest supermarket chains took another strange turn on Tuesday as the grocer Haggen announced that it was suing Albertons — one of two companies…
COURTESY OF WCSO - A GMC pickup hauling a trailer landed upside down near Southwest 185th Avenue Tuesday evening after a collision on the Tualatin Valley Highway that killed a 20-year-old Hillsboro woman and injured seven other people.
Sep 01, 2015

Hillsboro woman dies, seven others injured in TV Highway crash

by Pamplin Media Group
A 20-year-old Hillsboro woman died Tuesday evening in a seven-car collision on the Tualatin Valley Highway that injured seven other people. Washington County sheriff’s deputies said Cassandra…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue firefighters doused an early Sunday morning fire off Hall Boulevard in Beaverton. Cooking appliances were among the potential sources identified.
Aug 31, 2015

Beaverton apartment fire started outside

by Pamplin Media Group
Investigators point to several potential sources for early Sunday morning fire near Hall Boulevard. Fire investigators have narrowed down the origin of a weekend fire at a Beaverton apartment…
TUALATIN VALLEY FIRE & RESCUE - Fire heavily damaged this Beaverton apartment building early Sunday.
Aug 30, 2015

Fire rips through apartments without sprinklers

by Jim Redden
Ten people lost their homes when fire damaged several units in a Beaverton apartment building early Sunday. No one was injured in the two-alarm fire, which took place at Southwest 125th off Hall…
Portland Winterhawks
Aug 28, 2015

Winterhawks to play preseason game in Beaverton on Sept. 18

by Eric Apalategui
Tickets expected to sell out quickly once available at 10 a.m. this Monday. For the first time in years, the Portland Winterhawks will play a preseason hockey game in Beaverton at the…
RUSSELL SMEED
Aug 28, 2015

Washington County Sheriff's Office seeks help finding Rock Creek…

by Pamplin Media Group
Russell Smeed, 50, took toy poodle and left note he might harm himself. The Washington County Sheriff's Office wants help finding a Rock Creek man who has been missing for weeks and poses a risk…
Aug 28, 2015

Flicks by the Fountain canceled tonight

by Eric Apalategui
Poor weather is to blame. Dinosaurs are hard to kill in the movie "Jurassic Park," but unfortunately the outdoor screen that was scheduled to show that movie in tonight's Flicks by the Fountain…
PMG PHOTO: JOHN SCHRAG - Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., speaks to an audience of business and government officials during a Westside Economic Alliance breakfast forum Thursday morning.
Aug 27, 2015

Sen. Ron Wyden talks trade, transportation at Westside Economic…

by Mark Miller
Senator touts 'trade done right,' argues for transportation bill, Scoggins Dam upgrades When it comes to nourishing businesses that thrive in the global economy and bolster the entire state of…
TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Jesuit High School president John Gladstone is retiring after heading the school for 10 years.
Aug 26, 2015

Jesuit High School President John Gladstone makes the grade

by Eric Apalategui
Gladstone will step down next spring after a decade leading the Catholic school in Raleigh Hills John Gladstone avoids Facebook and would rather put a stamp on a letter than send an email, but…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - A Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue fighter snapped this photo of a TVF&R truck helping to battle fires in Warm Springs earlier this month.
Aug 26, 2015

Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue firefighters do their part to…

by Geoff Pursinger
Local firefighters battle fires in locales across the state When Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue firefighter Jesse Fitzpatrick arrived in Warm Springs, he was greeted with sobering words. “Good…



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