Fire damages Hillsboro home Monday night

Hillsboro Tribune - News
There has been no word yet on what caused the house fire in the 6000 block of Ariel Street.

Snow dusts Washington County over President's Day weekend

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Daytime high temperatures above freezing mean that in most areas, snow and ice aren't sticking around.

Pot store manager sees 'green rush'

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Washington County forum audience is told some will succeed, others fail as cannabis industry emerges from 2014 Oregon vote for legalization for…

Driver crashes into patrol car near Hillsboro during snowy…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
A car slid off the road and into a Washington County Sheriff's Office vehicle on Sunday morning.

Cornelius offering Spanish-language entrepreneurs' resource…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The event will be held March 7 at Centro Cultural. Cliqa CEO Edgar Navas is the keynote speaker.

TriMet to appoint interim general manager

Portland Tribune - News
Board of directors expects to consider permanent appointment again on Feb. 28.

Ethics commission to pursue Kitzhaber for 10 violations

Portland Tribune - News
The Oregon Ethics Commission voted unanimously Friday to make preliminary finding of violations. The vote prompts a period when the former governor…

Two brothers arrested after stabbing in Aloha

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Washington County Sheriff's Office: Victim is expected to survive the attack on Thursday, Feb. 15.

Warner Pacific College cuts tuition, becomes university

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The Southeast Portland school (still) has no affiliation with Pacific University in Forest Grove.

New PSU president pitches county businesses

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Co-op education would benefit them, students, he tells Westside Economic Alliance forum in Tigard.

Hillsboro School District responds to Florida shooting

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Staff and students are reminded to report any suspicious activity, Scott said.

House passes bill to keep guns from abusers

Portland Tribune - News
The Oregon House voted 37-23 Thursday to close the so-called 'boyfriend loophole' in state gun law.

County invites nominees for public health awards

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Recipients will be honored at ceremony April 3 in Hillsboro during National Public Health Week.

Dispute leaves counties with less for job training

Beaverton Valley Times - News
State adds money for rural areas, but two-county agency says it's taking a deeper cut that will affect its ability to serve minorities.

Washington County names two officials

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Building official, principal engineer in Land Use & Transportation Department succeed retiree, promoted division manager.

Investigators: Kitzhaber violated ethics law 11 times

Portland Tribune - News
An investigation report released Wednesday will be used as the basis for an ethics violation case against former Gov. John Kitzhaber.

'Defensa' for western Washington County immigrants

Hillsboro Tribune - News
The 'giving circle' raises and grants money to people dealing with the federal immigration system.

Aero Academy launches 'pilot' program at Mt. Hood adventure…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Teens at Windells Academy will have chance to earn their pilots license as they study.

Hillsboro church to host opera of slain nun

Hillsboro Tribune - Features
A one-night-only performance of 'Angel of the Amazon' is set for Feb. 27 at St. Matthew.

Sheriff: Men in van attempted to abduct teen

Beaverton Valley Times - News
The incident may be related to attempted abductions in Tigard on Jan. 3 and 11.

House ballot referral for universal health care raises more…

Portland Tribune - News
Oregon lawmakers are trying to sort out what 'creating a right without a remedy' could mean for state budget, Constitution.

Washington County honors black employees

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Observance coincides with Black History Month; similar gatherings are planned through the year to recognize other groups

Ladd Acres students blast off with wellness room rocket ship

Hillsboro Tribune - News
The space-themed room offers a safe place for students to take a break during the school day.

Hillsboro works to lower emissions by 2030

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Hillsboro has been working to to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 80 percent from 2007 to 2030.

Hillsboro Food Co-Op hits milestone

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Cooperative grocery store has enough community backing to move forward, organizers say

Springfield youth arrested for Bethany area shooting

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Jeffrey D. Terrell is being held at the Donald E. Long Juvenile Detention Center.

State auditors see potential trouble in marijuana tracking…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Among other issues auditors found, data in the cannabis tracking system was self-reported by cannabis businesses, raising auditors' concerns about…

Springville Road open house set for Feb. 28

Beaverton Valley Times - News
The project will widen and reallign the entry to Portland Community College's Rock Creek Campus.

New North Plains manager 'can't wait' to settle in

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Andy Varner came to the fast-growing Washington County city from Sand Point in the Aleutian Islands.

Dreamers plead to remain: 'not going back into the shadows'

Portland Tribune - News
Undocumented students explain how DACA benefits them at PCC forum, and argue for its reinstatement.

Oregon 'uplists' marbled murrelet to endangered

Portland Tribune - News
The change to endangered status will likely result in stricter logging limits on state forestland.

Terry launches bid for county chairman

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Commissioner gets a personal boost from the man he hopes to succeed on the Washington County board.

Forest Grove author writes from the heart

Forest Grove News-Times - News
For Amber Nieves, 'Our Precious Hearts' - out next week as a short video - is deeply personal.

Firefighters rewarded for lifesaving work

Hillsboro Tribune - News
The ceremony included commendations for life saving work, as well as swearing in new firefighters.

Washington County rural reserve change dies quickly

Portland Tribune - News
A key lawmaker has killed off a proposal to eventually allow urbanization of 1,700 acres in Oregon's Washington County that are currently in a rural…

Forest Grove parents seek changes to hit-and-run law

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Two girls were killed in a 2013 hit-and-run crash. The driver's initial conviction was overturned.

State auditors see potential trouble in marijuana tracking…

Portland Tribune - News
Among other issues auditors found, data in the cannabis tracking system was self-reported by cannabis businesses, raising auditors' concerns about…

Bamboo heaven nestled in North Plains hills

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Picturesque Bamboo Garden nursery occupies former timberland and specializes in all things bamboo.

Washington County Museum looks to the future

Hillsboro Tribune - News
The historical museum settles into its home at PCC Rock Creek and plans for more community involvement.

Forest Grove woman's wedding dress serves higher purpose

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Angel Gowns for Dignity turns wedding dresses into clothes for deceased children.

Poll shows Brown has early lead over Buehler

Portland Tribune - News
Oregon governor leads Republican challenger with nearly 25 percent of voters undecided.

'Random act' helps firefighters nonprofit succeed

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Firefighters Random Acts would look different without donations from Hillsboro man

Orenco advocate Bonnie Kooken remembered for…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Bonnie Kooken spent decades working to preserve Hillsboro's historic Orenco neighborhood

South Hillsboro open house event planned for Feb. 15

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Road construction and the 2018 Street of Dreams will be discussed at Rosedale Elementary.

Hillsboro's 'Meating Place' reinvents itself into…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
More than a butcher shop, The Meating Place is a café, meat-cutting shop and slaughtering service.

DEQ alleges company transported Hillsboro waste…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
DEQ says barrels transported to chemical plant were later found in Washington.

Clear vision needed to sell voters on Metro bond…

Portland Tribune - News
Business group holds panel discussion on transportation issues, says transit and housing needs are intertwined.

Chocolate lovers unite for Hillsboro 'Chocopalooza'

Hillsboro Tribune - News
The first-time chocolate festival will sweeten downtown Hillsboro this Friday.

Man shot in Bethany

Beaverton Valley Times - News
No suspect has been caught but police say the public is in no danger following Feb. 5 incident.

Reedville Food Pantry needs food bank volunteers

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Volunteers are needed on the first and second Monday of each month at Reedville Elementary School.

Hillsboro police arrest 17 sex offenders during…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Compliance checks were performed across the city over a five-day period last month.

'Gatsby' gala brings in almost $500k for Tuality…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
This year's annual dance raised money for a mobile mammography van to serve the wider region.

Aloha murder suspect Jeremiah Johnston pleads not…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Jeremiah Johnston, 35, is charged with murder and abuse of a corpse in the death of Sara Zghoul

Cornelius adopts transportation system plan update

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The document doesn't appropriate funding, but it describes current and future transportation projects.

Governor pushes 'Future Ready Oregon' to close…

Portland Tribune - News
Brown's Monday morning speech on the state's workforce issue kicks off the 35-day 79th Legislative Assembly.

Sheriff's Office to offer sex abuse prevention…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The agency offers year-round classes aimed at stopping child sex abuse in Washington County.

Late lawman leaves lasting legacy

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Bill Probstfield served as Washington County sheriff for a decade starting in the 1980s.

Community Captions, Feb. 2, 2018

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Each week, Tribune photographer Christopher Oertell looks at the week's news, through his photos.

Competition seeks art for sidewalks

The Times - Features
Three partnering organizations want the environmental artworks for Tigard and Hillsboro.

Aloha man charged for murder of Sara Zghoul

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Jeremiah Johnston is charged with murder and abuse of a corpse in death of Sara Zghoul in Aloha.

'Shop with Hops' set for February

Hillsboro Tribune - News
The Assistance League of Greater Portland will donate clothes to need children next month.

Sportsmen's Show returns to Portland Expo Center…

Lake Oswego Review - News
Outdoor enthusiasts rejoice! The second largest sportsmen's show of its kind in the country returns to Portland next week opening Wednesday.

Spay/neuter special for feral, stray cats in…

Clackamas Review - News
Feral Cat Coalition of Oregon celebrates Spay/Neuter Awareness Month as the perfect time to prevent litters of kittens in the spring

Questions linger after Aloha murder victim found

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Investigation into grisly murder continues, suspected expected to be charged in coming days.

Hillsboro state of the city addresses 'challenges'

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Mayor Steve Callaway discussed diversity and economic development during his annual address.

Deputies: Man sexually assaulted sleeping woman in…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The 29-year-old suspect turned himself in on Wednesday, according to law enforcement.

Under-21 sales spark high fines for pot shops

Gresham Outlook - News
Dispensaries face 30-day closure or $4,950 fee, announces Oregon Liquor Control Commission.

Bonamici offers view on opioid problem

Beaverton Valley Times - News
U.S. representative hears officials, providers, others at roundtable discussion following visit to Beaverton office of LifeWorks Northwest.

Wyden to host town hall Sunday

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Ron Wyden will meet with constituents at Century High School on Sunday afternoon.

Hillsboro High grad wins state's top dairy honors

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Former Hillsboro resident Stephanie Breazile was named Oregon's Dairy Princess ambassador over the weekend.

Late sheriff leaves lasting legacy

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Bill Probstfield served as Washington County sheriff for a decade starting in the 1980s.

Evangelist Luis Palau draws on 'warm thoughts and…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Sons Kevin and Andrew will continue to run international organization from Beaverton as they prepare for summer gathering in Bogota.

Forest Grove library celebrates 'Star Wars' with…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
It was the third year of a popular celebration for the beloved science fiction saga.

Fallen Hillsboro firefighter to be honored in Salem

Hillsboro Tribune - News
A bill in Salem seeks to honor the life of Ryan Grimaldi, a firefighter who died in a hunting accident in 2017.

Hillsboro rapist pleads guilty to murder charges

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Alexander Ortiz will be sentenced to life in prison for killing a man and raping a woman in Portland

Hillsboro's oldest business offer a prescription…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
HIllsboro Pharmacy and Fountain has been filling prescriptions and serving up sodas since 1873.

One dead, others wounded in Hillsboro car crash

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Police investigating three-car crash near Cornell Road and Amberglen Parkway.

Ms. Vargas Corona goes to Washington

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici has invited a 'Dreamer' to attend President Trump's State of the Union speech.

Aloha: Body found in car

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Beaverton Police make an arrest after the body of Sara Zghoul, 28, of Aloha, was discovered Jan. 25.

Vets' housing opens in Aloha

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Pomeroy Place honors retired Army colonel, a woman from Hillsboro, who served 30 years; state official says fee increase would make more projects…

Community Captions, Jan. 26, 2017

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Each week, Tribune photographer looks at the week's news, through his photos.

New president named at Tuality Healthcare

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Since August, Lori James-Nielsen has worked as the hospital's interim chief operating officer.

School board birth control policy splits parents,…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
The School Board is expected to vote on the issue during its February meeting.

Hillsboro's graduation rate on the rise, report says

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Century High School led the district, Hilhi hit a milestone, according to Oregon Department of Education

Nonprofit looks to increase student access to…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Washington County Kids plans to hold community meetings on after-school, and summer program options.

Solar World benefits from tariff

Hillsboro Tribune - News
SolarWorld had called for 50 percent tariffs on foreign-made solar panel imports.

Tigard officer struck by car on Hwy 26 continues to…

The Times - News
Awake and cognitive, Mist resident Matt Barbee was recently moved into a rehabilitation facility.

Highway 6 near Banks closed due to injury crash

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Three people were taken to the hospital as the highway was closed in both directions at Aerts Road.

Voters say 'yes' to Measure 101

Portland Tribune - News
Voters overwhelmingly approve keeping certain taxes on health insurance premiums and hospitals.

No one injured in Monday fire in Beaverton

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Crews from Hillsboro and Portland are called to a third alarm to the Woodside Corporate Park.

Hillsboro man sentenced after child sex abuse…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Kevin Randolph was convicted in November after sexually abusing two young children.

Crews battle blaze in Aloha

Beaverton Valley Times - News
The Monday, Jan. 22, fire was contained to a shop and did not spread to an adacent home.

PCC unveils new DREAM Center

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Center will work with undocumented students at PCC's Rock Creek campus, near Hillsboro.

Marchers push through downtown to 'reclaim…

Portland Tribune - News
Hundreds of people protested their first year under President Donald J. Trump on Saturday, Jan. 20.

What to see at the 2018 Portland International Auto…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Portland International Auto Show runs Jan. 25, to Jan. 28 at the Oregon Convention Center.

Elementary school track and field programs to…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Several Hillsboro elementary schools plan to start student track programs this spring.

KPTV news anchor Kimberly Maus balances life on TV,…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Kim Maus of 'Good Day Oregon' remodels tiny home and tends to a dozen animals north of Hillsboro.

Haven't voted yet? Better drop your ballot at a…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Official dropbox locations are set up in Forest Grove and Hillsboro, as well as nearby cities.

Portland area doesn't make Amazon HQ short list

Hillsboro Tribune - News
No city in region is among top 20 being considered by Seattle-based company for new headquarters.

TriMet names Chief Operating Officer as finalist to…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
After an international search, Doug Kelsey is the final candidate being considered by the agency's Board of Directors to replace General Manager Neil…

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