A look back: Remembering Tigard's pioneer roots

A look back: Remembering Tigard's pioneer roots

Tigard's founders trekked across the Oregon Trail for months, on a journey filled with danger,...

Shining Star Bruce Kaiser named city's First Citizen

Shining Star Bruce Kaiser named city's First Citizen

From cooking to yardwork, Tigard's Bruce Kaiser helps in any way he can Bruce Kaiser may have...

Court documents allege son bound, beat father before death

Court documents allege son bound, beat father before death

Nicholas Krochmal Jr. faces murder charge in death of father. When Natalie Krochmal came home...

K-9 Zoey will stay on the scent, continues to be an asset even as weed legalizes

K-9 Zoey will stay on the scent, continues to be an asset even as weed legalizes

With the legalization of marijuana, many police departments are retiring their drug dogs, but...

Tualatin passes ordinance on marijuana regulations

Tualatin passes ordinance on marijuana regulations

On Monday, the city council passed regulations on marijuana facilities to much dissent and...

Haggen to begin converting Tigard, Sherwood, Beaverton stores within the week

Haggen to begin converting Tigard, Sherwood, Beaverton stores within the week

Haggen Food and Pharmacy, the Washington-based grocery chain poised to make a major splash in the...

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TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE  - Families walk down a newly opened trail new Metzger Elementary School. The path is meant to make it easier for students to walk to school, without using busy roads with no sidewalks. Tigard is calling on Metro to fund simarly program across the Metro area.
April 02, 2015

Tigard calls on Metro to fund regional safe school routes program

by Geoff Pursinger
Tigard and Milwaukie’s boots are made for walking, and they are marching to the Metro Council. City councils in Tigard and Milwaukie passed unanimous resolutions this month calling for Metro,…
FILE PHOTO - Northwest Demolition and Dismantling of Tigard will work with the Portland Development Commission on a partial demolition project at the 105-year-old Centennial Mills site in Northwest Portland.
April 02, 2015

Tigard company to bring down Portland's iconic Centennial Mill

by Geoff Pursinger
Tigard’s Northwest Demolition & Dismantling has been swinging the wrecking ball for more than 60 years. They’ve leveled entire city blocks and Port of Portland terminals on the Columbia River.…
DeSalvo
April 02, 2015

DeSalvo named Chamber Volunteer of the Year

by Geoff Pursinger
Tigard’s Megan DeSalvo has been named the Chamber Volunteer of the Year by the Tigard Area Chamber of Commerce. The award is one of several Shining Stars awards, presented to Tigard residents…
April 02, 2015

Library gets top marks in annual survey

by Geoff Pursinger
Patrons at the Tigard Public Library seem to be just fine with their service, thank you very much. Results from the library’s annual survey released this week show that more than 98 percent of…
March 30, 2015

Tualatin Police to conduct pedestrian safety operation Tuesday…

by Caitlin Feldman
Police will pull over and possibly cite drivers who don't comply with pedestrian safety laws The Tualatin Police Department will conduct a Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operation at crosswalks…
TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Tigard Police arrested Nicholas Krochmal Jr on Friday after he allegedly murdered his father, Nicholas Krochmal Sr.
March 27, 2015

Tigard Police arrest son in father's slaying

by Geoff Pursinger
Nick Krochmal Jr. turns himself in after allegedly tying up and beating father to death Tigard Police have arrested a 38-year-old man after he allegedly murdered his father in his family home…
TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Forensic investigators are analyzing a crime scene in Metzger after a 73-year-old man was found dead. Police are investigating the death as a homicide.
March 27, 2015

Update: Name released in Tigard homicide

by Geoff Pursinger
Death is second homicide in three months Tigard Police are investigating after a 73-year-old man was found dead in a home in Metzger, early Friday morning. Tigard Police have said Nick Krochmal…
TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO - Northwest Demolition and Dismantling of Tigard will work with the Portland Development Commission on a partial demolition project at the 105-year-old Centennial Mills site in Northwest Portland.
March 27, 2015

Tigard firm will demolish part of Centennial Mills site

by Pamplin Media Group
The Portland Development Commission has chosen Northwest Demolition & Dismantling of Tigard as the construction manager/general contractor for demolition and salvage work at Centennial Mills…
March 26, 2015

'Talk Tigard' meetings set for March, April

by Geoff Pursinger
Tigard City Councilors are looking to hear from you. Councilors are planning a series of get-togethers with residents to discuss several topics, covering everything from marijuana dispensaries…
March 26, 2015

Differing opinions about Southwest Corridor planning erupt at…

by Caitlin Feldman
The Tualatin City Council and some community members disagree about what 'planning' and 'design' mean in relation to light rail Tualatin voters gave themselves the right to vote before city…

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Mar 26, 2015

TTSD not happy with proposed budget

by Geoff Pursinger
After a year of adding back, district worries it may have to make cuts again already The 2014-2015 school year was supposed to be the start of something good. It was the first time in several…
Mar 26, 2015

Mid-week farmers market to set up shop next week

by Geoff Pursinger
Tigard's first-ever Wednesday farmers market kicks off Wednesday April 1, and you're all invited. Starting April 1, the Tigard-Area Farmers Markets will run a mid-week market on Wednesday…
Mar 26, 2015

Constituent Coffee planned for Saturday

by Geoff Pursinger
Rep. Margaret Doherty wants to chat. The Tigard Democrat — who represents District 35 in the Oregon House of Representatives, is planning a "Constituent Coffee" on Saturday, March 28 at…
Mar 25, 2015

TTSD comments on racist, doctored photo

by Caitlin Feldman
Screen shot of Tualatin High's website was manipulated to look like it was hacked The Tigard-Tualatin School District released a statement this week condemning racist comments that were doctored…
Martin
Mar 25, 2015

Serial masturbator sentenced to 18 years in jail, maximum…

by Caitlin Feldman
Robert Martin, a former Sherwood resident who exposed himself to women in Tigard and Tualatin, received 18 years in jail last week Robert Ray Martin, the serial masturbator who pleaded not…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Mayor Denny Doyle had his photo taken last year when he welcomed Uber to Beaverton.
Mar 27, 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…
Gensler
Mar 24, 2015

Chamber names 2015 Shining Stars scholarship winners

by Geoff Pursinger
Three Tigard High students will receive $1,000 college scholarships The Tigard Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the first of its annual Shining Stars community award winners; three high…
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…
JONATHAN HOUSE - Twality Middle Schoolers hold hands as they leave the Tigard High gym en route to a designated spot where they would be reunited with their parents. The event was part of a disaster drill involving the Tigard-Tualatin School District and local law enforcement.
Mar 20, 2015

Tigard-Tualatin plans for the worst with drill

by Geoff Pursinger
Students evacuate school in mock drill to practice district readiness in the event of an emergency. When the Washington County Sheriff’s deputy stepped into the Tigard High School gymnasium on…
Mar 20, 2015

THS to hold emergency drill Friday

by Geoff Pursinger
Tigard High School will be practicing a mock emergency reunification drill at the school on Friday morning between 8:45 a.m. and noon. Select students will participate in a mock evacuation and…




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