Teenager Jaime Tinoco arrested for Nicole Laube's murder

Teenager Jaime Tinoco arrested for Nicole Laube's murder

Tinoco arrested and charged with aggravated murder and unlawful use of a weapon Wednesday The...

Handful of people protest Beaverton church's role in same-sex marriage

Handful of people protest Beaverton church's role in same-sex marriage

Demonstrators picket outside Southminster Presbyterian Church, where members initiated marriage...

New Beaverton schools will include $5 million in solar panels

New Beaverton schools will include $5 million in solar panels

The district follows state law for new construction; three existing schools already have solar...

Beaverton's Southminster Presbyterian Church initiated Presbyterians' national same-sex marriage decision

Beaverton's Southminster Presbyterian Church initiated Presbyterians' national same-sex marriage decision

Southminster Presbyterian Church members draft proposal that rewrites the large denomination's...

Haggen will open Beaverton store April 7

Haggen will open Beaverton store April 7

Albertsons store on Hall Boulevard will close briefly during conversion. Haggen Food and...

Coming attraction: Downtown Beaverton to rise from old Westgate Theater site

Coming attraction: Downtown Beaverton to rise from old Westgate Theater site

This week, the downtown of Beaverton’s present could take a big step toward the future....

Beaverton's Old Town is getting newer

Beaverton's Old Town is getting newer

Four multi-story apartment projects and a senior care facility will bring hundreds of new...

Providence St. Vincent surgeons deploy robots to battle human diseases

Providence St. Vincent surgeons deploy robots to battle human diseases

Jeff Perry has a robot to thank for being up and around just five weeks after having 12 inches...

Giant subdivision coming to South Cooper Mountain

Giant subdivision coming to South Cooper Mountain

Construction likely to begin this year on Beaverton's largest housing development in a decade....

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Robert Edward Foster
April 02, 2015

Washington County Corrections looking for Beaverton sex offender…

by Miles Vance
Foster is at large after failing to return to the Corrections Center The Washington County Community Corrections Department is asking for your help in locating a Beaverton man previously…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Children will once again enjoy an egg hunt at the Garden Home Recreation Center this Saturday, one of several activities planned in the area during Easter weekend.
March 31, 2015

Egg hunts in Beaverton, Sherwood and Tualatin

by Eric Apalategui
These Easter activities are open to the general public. The following egg hunts and Easter-related family activities in eastern Washington County were reported to the Times newspapers. Beaverton…
COURTESY OF RICHARD HETZLER - The Techaholix robotics team was made up of middle-school students from Beaverton. The team was a division finalist in the western super-regional competition.
March 30, 2015

Robotics teams headed to national competition

by Pamplin Media Group
Six Portland-area robotics teams are on their way to the national championships in St. Louis after winning their divisions during the weekend’s regional competition. Teams from Washington County…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Beaverton was named the Oregon Community Trees organization's Tree City USA for 2015.
March 27, 2015

Beaverton is Tree City USA

by Eric Apalategui
City gets state honors for work on arboretum and other leafy projects. Beaverton received the Tree City USA Award at the 2015 Oregon Urban Community Forestry Awards announced March 26. Oregon…
SUMBITTED PHOTO - Middle-school students solve problems during the state Mathcounts competition in Corvallis in March. The top finishers will represent Oregon this may at the national competition in Boston.
March 27, 2015

Beaverton 'mathletes' represent Oregon

by Eric Apalategui
Local middle-schoolers will take part in the national Mathcounts competion. Some of Oregon’s best “mathletes” are from the Beaverton area. Middle-schoolers from area schools make up…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - New sidewalk crosses the reopened section of Southwest Oleson Road. Construction work will continue at the site for another two months.
March 27, 2015

Oleson Road reopens to through traffic

by The Times
Work on bridge replacement project to continue into May. Southwest Oleson Road has reopened to traffic south of Beaverton-Hillsdale highway as a bridge replacement project nears completion. The…
COURTESY OF NIKE - Nike's 'Jumpman' logo is one of the Washington County athletic apparel giant's most recognized brands.
March 26, 2015

Nike, photographer seek 'Jumpman' photo trial in 2016

by Kevin L. Harden
Famous image part of Nike's global logo for three decades A New York photographer who claims Nike violated his copyright for its Jumpman logo of a young Michael Jordan dunking a basketball could…
WIKIMEDIA COMMONS - If Beaverton begins charging for parking, its metering system will likely be more modern than this throwback.
March 25, 2015

Feed the meter in Beaverton?

by Eric Apalategui
A city official brings up the idea of paid parking but acknowledges a long and possibly bumpy road to get there. Who would possibly want to pay for parking in Beaverton? Well, Todd Juhasz for…
Pouncey
March 25, 2015

Details emerge in Orlando Pouncey's slaying of Jerry Duy Nguyen…

by Geoff Pursinger
Jerry Duy Nguyen and Orlando Pouncey were involved in a heated argument on the night that Nguyen was shot to death outside his ex-wife's home in January, according to documents unsealed this…
March 25, 2015

A half year ahead, Washington County Public Safety levy scores…

by Scott Schlegel
Results of a January survey indicate strong support — as high as 76 percent — for renewing the current Washington County Public Safety Levy for an additional five years until 2021, with 13…

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SUBMITTED PHOTO - Mayor Denny Doyle had his photo taken last year when he welcomed Uber to Beaverton.
Mar 24, 2015

Lyft poised to join Uber in offering rides

by Eric Apalategui
Ride-sharing service seems likely to be embraced in suburbs and will get a test drive in Portland This story has been updated following an interview with Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle and input…
Washington County Sheriff's Office
Mar 24, 2015

Woman's body found on Cooper Mountain

by Eric Apalategui
Medical examiner says death near city water tank was due to natural causes. A person walking a dog Tuesday morning atop Cooper Mountain found the body of a woman who had been reported missing…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Former Westgate Theater site
Mar 24, 2015

Beaverton seeks developer for Westgate site

by Eric Apalategui
Official city news release on its quest to find the right firm to build a key piece of Beaverton's downtown core. Here is the city of Beaverton's official news release about their process to…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - A Sunday night fire destroyed teaching supplies and other materials belonging to Aloha High School's on-campus daycare program.
Mar 23, 2015

Fire destroys Aloha High School preschool supplies

by Eric Apalategui
TVF&R still investigating the cause of Sunday night blaze This story was updated Tuesday. Community members are asking how to help after a Sunday night fire destroyed a shed full of supplies…
Christopher Robert Kling
Mar 23, 2015

Dad arrested for blowing marijuana smoke into his baby's mouth

by Eric Apalategui
Beaverton man caught on video charged with endangering the infant. A Beaverton man has been arrested for allegedly blowing marijuana smoke into his infant child’s mouth. Christopher Robert…
Mar 23, 2015

Beaverton teen gets 14 years for Eugene rape and assault

by The Times
The 17-year-old slipped away from Washington County authorities during trip to Ducks football game. A Beaverton teenager will spend 14 years in prison after admitting that he attacked and raped…
Gresham High School
Mar 22, 2015

IN PHOTOS: State Dance - Large and Small Dance Division

by Brian Monihan
Gresham and Valley Catholic High Schools take top honors at this weekend's state dance championships. Photos by J. Brian Monihan (unless otherwise noted) Local high school dance teams did well…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - A masked robber brandishes a gun while robbing an employee of Plaid Pantry near Nike early Friday.
Mar 21, 2015

Sheriff seeks help finding Plaid Pantry robber

by Eric Apalategui
Suspect brandishes gun and escapes with undisclosed amount of cash early Friday. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office on Saturday asked for the public's help to identify a man who robbed a…
John A. Somoza
Mar 21, 2015

Beaverton School Board has three contested races after…

by Eric Apalategui
Fire and water district incumbents also get challengers just before deadline. Two more candidates filed to run for the Beaverton School Board before the filing deadline passed March 19, and…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Beaverton City Library
Mar 21, 2015

Beaverton libraries offer free spring break activities

by Eric Apalategui
The following press release from the city of Beaverton details a bunch of free activities at its library branches during spring break, which starts today. BEAVERTON, Ore. – The Beaverton City…




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