Tualatin High band joins with One From Many on Tuesday

Tualatin High band joins with One From Many on Tuesday

The concert is set for 7 p.m. Tuesday at Tualatin High School It’s nearing the end of Reggie...

New leg gives new lease on life to amputee

New leg gives new lease on life to amputee

23-year-old Erica Bruns is running again thanks to a grant that gifted her a running blade this...

Byrom Elementary takes strides toward empowerment with Girls on the Run

Byrom Elementary takes strides toward empowerment with Girls on the Run

The first of its kind in the Tigard-Tualatin School District, Girls on the Run's first season is...

Girls in Technology camp aims to interest kids in STEM

Girls in Technology camp aims to interest kids in STEM

Emma Barbee isn’t sure what she wants to do when she grows up, but she knows it’ll...

Mock earthquake prepares city workers for real deal

Mock earthquake prepares city workers for real deal

'Not a question of if, but when' big quake will city, city official says Last week, Tigard was...

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June 02, 2015

Traffic enforcement blitz in Tualatin on Wednesday

by Caitlin Feldman
Tualatin Police will be conduct a four-hour traffic enforcement and education detail from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 3. During that time, the Tigard and Sherwood police departments…
June 02, 2015

TRYathlon up and running this Saturday at Tualatin High School

by Caitlin Feldman
Tualatin's annual non-timed, non-competitive youth event returns to town for another year of healthy fun For the fifth year, children from Tualatin and beyond will run, bike and swim their way…
COURTESY: JESS LEE - Devin Lee enjoyed himself immensely during his first visit to the Portland Childrens Museum last week, but as they were leaving his stepmother was told they could only come back during specified hours.
June 02, 2015

Mother's complaint leads Children's Museum to rethink kids-only…

by Shasta Kearns Moore
The Portland Children’s Museum plans to reexamine its policies and staff training after a Tigard mother says she and her stepson were turned away on Thursday, May 28. “We felt welcome until they…
SUBMITTED - Carson St. Denis, right, shakes hands with an opponent during the 2013 National Championships. St. Denis is a phenom in the game of competitiion Pokemon battles. He has been to the World Championships in the Pokemon card game division, and is ranked in the top 25 in the country for the video game.
June 02, 2015

Tigard student headed to Pokemon World Championships

by Geoff Pursinger
Carson St. Denis wants to be the very best. Like no one ever was before. St. Denis, 13, from Tigard, is a master in the world of Pokemon — a strategy video game that pits imaginary monsters…
BARBARA SHERMAN - King City Civic Association Administrator J. Pat Moore (far right) discusses a point during the May 12 KCCA Board of Directors meeting; from left are Bill Barber, Joe Wilson, Paul Downing, Terry Pittsley, Denny Gelfand, KCCA attorney Tom Johnson of Vial Fotheringham LLP, Mike Whitmarsh and Blair Wyatt.
June 02, 2015

King City Civic Association is at a crossroads

by Barbara Sherman
There is only one candidate — Joe Wilson — officially running for the King City Civic Association Board of Directors in the upcoming election, but he may be recalled shortly after that, along…
Hennelly
June 01, 2015

Charles F. Tigard principal named new district administrator

by Geoff Pursinger
When Wanda Hennelly came to Tigard-Tualatin in 2011, it was to run a school. When Wanda Hennelly first came to town back in 2011, it was to run a school. Now, she’s helping to run the entire…
COURTESY: JESS LEE - Devin Lee enjoyed himself immensely during his first visit to the Portland Childrens Museum last week, but as they were leaving his stepmother was told they could only come back during specified hours.
June 01, 2015

Mother's complaint leads Children's Museum to rethink kids-only…

by Shasta Kearns Moore
Devin Lee's stepmom argues he should be allowed in during any open hours The Portland Children’s Museum plans to reexamine its policies and staff training after a mother says she and her stepson…
TUALATIN VALLEY FIRE & RESCUE - Firefighters responded to Pacific Natural Foods in Tualatin early Sunday.
June 01, 2015

Tualatin business evacuated by grease fire

by Pamplin Media Group
No one was injured in a grease fire at Pacific Foods in Tualatin on Sunday morning. According to Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue, flames and heavy black smoke began pouring from a commercial oven…
May 29, 2015

Patient safe after near drowning at Tualatin apartment complex

by Caitlin Feldman
A near drowning occurred at a Tualatin apartment complex on the afternoon of Friday, May 29, according to Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue. At 3:23 p.m. Friday, a 911 call came in reporting that a…
Jeff Martin's Joy Cinema and Pub offers pizza, beer, and $4 movies. The theater is raising money to stay open after purchasing an expensive digital projector.
May 29, 2015

Joy Cinema campaign hopes to raise $50,000 by July to stay open

by Geoff Pursinger
Tigard’s second-run movie house is asking for your help. For decades, The Joy Cinema on Pacific Highway has been offering up the best in Hollywood entertainment, but the theater posted an entry…

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May 28, 2015

Tigard hits lowest unemployment rate in years

by Geoff Pursinger
City takes top marks in countywide unemployment rates Tigard residents — and a lot of them — are hard at work, according to newly released unemployment numbers released by the state. According…
TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Navy veteran George Hager, 90, wishes Commander Jonathan Puskas of Lake Oswego well after the two spoke after the Memorial Day ceremony at Winona Cemetery in Tualatin. Hager played the bugle during the ceremony, something he did when he was aboard the USS Fulton from 1942-1945.
May 28, 2015

Tualatin honors veterans in ceremony

by Jules Rogers
“I have a small stone that sits on a shelf in my office at home ... the beach on which I found it was Omaha Beach in Normandy, France,” recalled Vietnam veteran Lieutenant Colonel Norbert…
May 28, 2015

Tigard/Tualatin Police Log: May 18 to 26

by Geoff Pursinger
TIGARD The Tigard Police Department made the following arrests between May 18 and May 26: Warrants — 2; theft — 6; assault — 1; fraud — 2; driving under the influence of intoxicants — 4; robbery — 2;…
May 27, 2015

DAs, crime victims oppose grand jury recordings bills

by Saundra Sorenson
Passage could make victims more vulnerable during and after testimony, groups say District attorneys from more than a half dozen counties joined crime victims and victim advocates in Lake Oswego…
TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ -
May 26, 2015

Story in Photos: Memorial Day 2015

by Geoff Pursinger
Times photographer Jaime Valdez joined the crowd at Winona Cemetery in Tualatin, on Monday, for the Veterans of Foreign Wars Men's Auxiliary 3452's annual Memorial Day ceremony. Lt. Col. Norb…
TIMES FILE PHOTO - Appeal in Kaliq Mansor case calls for new trial after court allowed a search of Mansor's computers, which included Internet searches for 'father hates baby' among other searches.
May 26, 2015

Court of Appeals hears case of Metzger father

by Geoff Pursinger
Kaliq Mansor argues for new trial, says computer evidence used against him was unconstitutional A Metzger man is appealing his 2012 murder conviction, saying that a Washington County judge erred…
BARBARA SHERMAN - The Tigard American Legion Post 158 Color Guard presents the U.S. and Oregon flags at the beginning of the annual Memorial Day ceremony in Crescent Grove Cemetery in Tigard.
May 26, 2015

Patriotism abounds at Tigard Memorial Day ceremony

by Barbara Sherman
Police Chief Alan Orr is keynote speaker at Crescent Grove event The crowd gathered at Crescent Grove Cemetery in Tigard on Monday, May 25, for the annual Memorial Day program hosted by Tigard…
TUALATIN POLICE.  - Tualatin Police say a woman crashed into a McDonald's restaurant on Tuesday morning, injuring one person.
May 26, 2015

Woman mistakes gas for brake, crashes into Tualatin McDonald's

by Geoff Pursinger
A Tigard woman will not face charges after she crashed into the side of a McDonald’s restaurant on Tuesday morning and injured one person. At about 9:45 a.m., Tuesday, May 26, an unidentified…
Brouse
May 22, 2015

Brouse still winning race but Pearson says he'll ask for recount

by Geoff Pursinger
Tight race gets even tighter after updated numbers released (This updates an earlier version of this story.) Renee Brouse has maintained her lead in the race for Sherwood City Council,…
TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Patrick and Karyn Pecknold stand outside of their Durham home in 2011. The city has seen a 40 percent rise in its population over the last five years, growing to nearly 2,000 residents
May 28, 2015

Is Durham really the fastest growing city in Oregon?

by Geoff Pursinger
Census Bureau estimates tiny town has grown by more than 40 percent since 2010 The city of Durham gained some bragging rights this week, becoming the fastest growing city in Oregon. According to…




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