Sen. Ron Wyden talks trade, transportation at Westside Economic Alliance forum

Sen. Ron Wyden talks trade, transportation at Westside Economic Alliance forum

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Jesuit High School President John Gladstone makes the grade

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Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue firefighters do their part to tackle wildfires

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Cedar Hills Apartments installs 'gnormous' gnome

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Sun shines again on final Last Tuesday concert

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TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (center) discusses the narrow, cracked sidewalks along Southwest Canyon Road with city transportation planner Todd Juhasz (on grass). Behind them is Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle. Local business people, city and federal staff members and the media joined a brief tour Tuesday.
September 03, 2015

Beaverton awaits grant decision for Canyon Road improvements

by Eric Apalategui
Mayor Doyle hosts Congresswoman Bonamici for walk along Beaverton's biggest transportation priority Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici's office is within sight of Southwest Canyon Road, but she saw…
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…
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.
September 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…
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.
September 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…
PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP PHOTO: JOHN SCHRAG - Liza Schade, registrar for the Washington County Museum, shows a giant iron cauldron used to make Swiss cheese. Her audience includes Deanna Palm, chairwoman of Portland Community Colleges board of directors, and Hillsboro Mayor Jerry Willey (both behind the cauldron), among others.
August 31, 2015

Washington County museum's Rock Creek site nearly finished

by Eric Apalategui
Dignitaries re-dedicate site that sat partially fallow during recession but is now almost done. The Washington County Museum wrote a new chapter in its own history this week when it re-dedicated…
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.
August 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.
August 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
August 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
August 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…

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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…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - My New Red Shoes is providing  new, never-been-worn pairs of shoes for more than 490 students across the Portland area this week, ahead of the first day of school.
Aug 26, 2015

My New Red Shoes helping homeless children

by Geoff Pursinger
The group offers clothes, shoes for school's first day If you’ve spoken with Tigard resident Kim Marshall lately, she’s likely brought up “my new red shoes.” She talks about them a lot. But…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Tim Sobol (in yellow shirt) with members of his team during last years Walk to End Alzheimers. The Beaverton resident is chairing the Sept. 13 event for the second year.
Aug 26, 2015

Beaverton's Tim Sobol chairs Alzheimer's walk

by Eric Apalategui
Tim Sobol hopes Sept. 13 event raises more than $400,000 After a long battle, Alzheimer's disease eventually killed Tim Sobol’s grandfather. The Beaverton man is fighting back on behalf of his…
Aug 26, 2015

Fire damages Aloha home

by Eric Apalategui
A large fire rendered an Aloha home uninhabitable early Wednesday morning, but the occupants escaped unharmed. Starting about 1:20 a.m., several 9-1-1 callers reported heavy fire from the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Four Beaverton Boy Scouts, front left, Jacob Ingalls, Hamilton Beard, Kyle Blaich and Leon Mosley, recently received their Eagle Scout badge, the highest honor in Scouting.
Aug 26, 2015

Four Beaverton Scouts attain Eagle Scout rank

by Ray Pitz
Four Beaverton boys were recently honored for their efforts in attaining the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest award given in Boy Scouts. The Scouts included Jacob Ingalls, Leon Mosley, Hamilton…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Daniel Chiu shows the gold medal he won during the recent International Olympiad in Informatics held in Kazakhstan.
Aug 26, 2015

Bethany teen Daniel Chiu wins gold at International Olympiad in…

by Eric Apalategui
Daniel Chiu, 16, helps U.S. team to strong showing in Kazakhstan Daniel Chiu, a 16-year-old Bethany resident who attends the Catlin Gabel School, was on a four-person U.S. team that recently…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - TVF&R firefighters work to battle a fire that broke out early Tuesday morning at a two-story home in the Oak Hills neighborhood north of Beaverton.
Aug 25, 2015

Tuesday morning fire burns two-story home in Oak Hills

by Miles Vance
A family of five is displaced, but no one is injured There was significant damage but no injuries reported from an overnight fire in Oak Hills that burned a two-story home. Tualatin Valley Fire…
COURTESY ZACHARY BAKER - The Winchester Place garden on Southwest Far Vista Street in Beaverton was inspired by the gardens of Charleston, S.C., and Savannah, Ga., and is part of Saturdays Open Days Program.
Aug 25, 2015

Open Days Garden Trail comes to Beaverton and Southwest Portland…

by Miles Vance
The event benefits the Hardy Plant Society of Oregon and the Garden Conservancy A beautiful day. A beautiful walk. And beautiful gardens — who could ask for more? You'll get all three on…
Aug 25, 2015

Beaverton vigil to ask congressional reps to support Iran deal

by Miles Vance
The event is set for 5 p.m. Wednesday near the Beaverton Library Portland-area groups including Moveon.org, Democracy for America and others will host a rally at 5 p.m. Wednesday in support of…
TUALATIN VALLEY FIRE & RESCUE - An explosion and fire heavy damaged this duplix in Aloha late Saturday.
Aug 23, 2015

Man killed, neighbors displaced in Aloha duplex explosion and…

by Jim Redden
One man was killed and three people were displaced after an apparent explosion and fire in an Aloha duplex late Saturday. The names of the victims were not immediately released. The cause of the…



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