It's all just one big Shellabration at this year's Crawfish Festival

It's all just one big Shellabration at this year's Crawfish Festival

The annual Tualatin event comes to town Friday, July 31 through Sunday, Aug. 2 Your friends talk...

Theater is all in the family for the Libonatis

Theater is all in the family for the Libonatis

Mask & Mirror's 'Singin' in the Rain' premiers in August, with six Libonati family members...

Recreational pot will go on sale locally Oct. 1

Recreational pot will go on sale locally Oct. 1

Retail sales from existing dispensaries will be limited until well into next year Legal pot will...

Hi-Tec marches on in Tigard

Hi-Tec marches on in Tigard

Tigard shoe maker plans for growth in a new home location Portland has Adidas. Beaverton has Nike....

Tigard Area Chamber of Commerce celebrates 60 years; looks forward to 60 more

Tigard Area Chamber of Commerce celebrates 60 years; looks forward to 60 more

The Chamber has been part of the city since its inception Blow out the candles, the Tigard Area...

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NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: TRAVIS LOOSE - (From left) Ali Groshong, Emily Olson, Chris Breeding and Tiana Rudolf participate in the Washington County Fair's Pig Scramble on Thursday morning in Hillsboro. It was Olson's second, Rudolf and Bredding's third and Groshong's fifth year showing pigs at the fair.
July 31, 2015

Washington County Fair's opening-day heatwave doesn't wither…

by Travis Loose
Thursday’s scorching heat did nothing to deter young or old — seeking thrills on a carnival ride, a peek at barnyard animals or a tall cone of cotton candy — from turning out on opening day of…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - This bronze sculpture was officially unveiled last September. It was created by artist Brian Keith.
July 31, 2015

2015 Community Enhancement Award given to CenterCal

by Caitlin Feldman
The Nyberg Rivers developer was presented the award for the "I Wonder" sculpture, which lives outside Cabela's Last summer, a mastodon sculpture was placed at the center of Nyberg Rivers…
July 31, 2015

'Tickets' for good deeds in town

by Caitlin Feldman
Tualatin Police officers and Operation Chill partner to issue children Slurpee coupons after performing good deeds Tickets aren't always a bad thing, as Tualatin's youth will learn throughout…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - It took a crash to finally end Tyler Harp's motorcycle chase across several central and eastern Oregon counties.
July 30, 2015

Tigard motorcyclist finally caught after speeding across rural…

by The Times
Tyler Harp, 27, faces numerous charges after accident ends pursuit in Deschutes County. A Tigard motorcylist traveling at speeds up to 149 miles per hour eluded multiple police officers across…
Bubenik
July 30, 2015

Tualatin Councilors Joelle Davis and Frank Bubenik regret…

by Caitlin Feldman
The councilors released an apology for not hearing public input before voting on election restriction ordinance It all happened so fast that Tualatin City Councilors Joelle Davis and Frank…
Tigard City Council
July 29, 2015

Council sends 'Y', term limits to voters

by Miles Vance
All three proposals will appear on the November ballot It wasn’t easy, it wasn’t always agreeable and it certainly wasn’t quick, but the Tigard City Council made two momentous decisions on…
HILLSBORO TRIBUNE PHOTOS: DOUG BURKHARDT - It wont be long now -- preparations are under way to spruce up the fairgrounds and get all the rides and booths set up for this years Washington County Fair, which kicks off Thursday at 10 a.m.
July 29, 2015

County fair kicks off this week in Hillsboro

by Doug Burkhardt
'Maker Fair,' dog show join festivities, but demolition derby, tractor pull missing The annual Washington County Fair is back this week for another season of “Big Fair Fun.” This year’s…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Alexandre Boyce brought home gold from the Las Vegas International Chess Festival.
July 29, 2015

Alexandre Boyce makes all the right moves

by Geoff Pursinger
He may be only 9 years old, but Alexandre Boyce is already getting a reputation for making all the right moves. Boyce, a Bull Mountain middle schooler, recently brought home the gold at an…
July 29, 2015

River Terrace construction expected next month

by Geoff Pursinger
Crews are expected to break ground later this summer on Tigard’s newest neighborhood, River Terrace, which stretches from Scholls Ferry Road down Roy Rogers Road toward Beef Bend. According to…
Washington County Sheriff's Office
July 28, 2015

National Night Out coming to Metzger on Tuesday

by Miles Vance
The event will be held at Metzger Park at 7 p.m. Tuesday Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies and staff are always looking for ways to make our communities safer, and they want your help…

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Josh Soper
Jul 30, 2015

Sherwood hires Josh Soper as its city attorney

by The Times
The Sherwood City Council announced Friday morning that it has hired Josh Soper as its next city attorney. The selection comes at the end of an extensive recruitment process over the past three…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - A Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue brush rig sits among some of the ground that burned during a Monday fire near the Tigard Sand & Gravel Quarry in Tualatin.
Jul 27, 2015

Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue crews battle brush fire in Tualatin

by The Times
The fire, near the Tigard Sand & Gravel Quarry, consumes 3-5 acres Fire season is here, and in this case, "here" is Tualatin. At 11:24 a.m. Monday, firefighters were dispatched to deal with a…
TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Team Tegan - Tualatin's Johnson family (from left) Connor, Brian, Teagan and Mick - helped publicize and support the Tour de Cure to benefit diabetes research and support.
Jul 27, 2015

Tour De Cure raises nearly $400,000 to help stop diabetes

by The Times
The event in Hillsboro featured nearly 500 riders, volunteers Saturday's weather may have been disagreeable, but the 500+ riders and volunteers who took part in the American Diabetes…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Ladrue V. Cramer died Thursday after he lost control of his pickup truck and landed in a creek below Highway 18 in rural Lincoln County.
Jul 24, 2015

Sherwood man dies in crash near coast

by The Times
A 76-year-old Sherwood man died Thursday afternoon when his pickup truck lost control and went over a steep embankment in Lincoln County. Ladrue V. Cramer was pronounced dead at the scene of the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - A car driven by Portland resident Elliot James Keitges was finally stopped after police deployed spike strips.
Jul 24, 2015

Impaired man arrested after long pursuit begins on Scholls Ferry…

by Eric Apalategui
Police officers from two agencies finally caught an impaired driver who was recklessly making his way from Beaverton to Portland in the early-morning hours of July 23. A citizen called police…
Capital One
Jul 23, 2015

Tigard's largest employer Capital One to close doors by year's…

by Geoff Pursinger
One of Tigard's largest employers announced this week that it will close its doors by the end of the year. Capital One, which has operated a call center on Southwest 69th Avenue since 2012, told…
TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Team Tegan and Her Daddy will be riding in the Tour de Cure on July 25 to benefit type 1 diabetes.
Jul 23, 2015

Tualatin family joins Tour de Cure to fundraise for diabetes…

by Caitlin Feldman
With a diabetic father and daughter, the Johnsons will participate in the event for the eighth year, having raised more than $50,000 Mindlessly, habitually, automatically, 15-year-old Tegan…
Baldwin
Jul 23, 2015

Tigard Police assist in arrest of New Mexico fugitive

by Geoff Pursinger
Tigard's newest K-9 officer Diesel nabbed his first bad guy on July 22 Diesel, Tigard’s newest K-9 officer, has been on the beat for less than a month, but he’s already snagged his first bad…
TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - As head of the districts drivers education program, Ron Dyer has held thousands of Tigard-Tualatin students learn to drive. This week he retires after 34 years in the classroom.
Jul 23, 2015

After decades of teaching driver's education, Ron Dyer says…

by Geoff Pursinger
After more than 30 years in the passenger seat, Ron Dyer is driving off into the sunset. This week marked the last driver’s education class for the longtime teacher. Since 1982, Dyer has…
TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Art Barry, an 82-year-old Tualatin resident, had this wood shop built after he retired at age 70.
Jul 23, 2015

Tualatin artist showcases craft at ArtSplash

by Caitlin Feldman
Art Barry has been woodworking for years, and will display and sell some of his creations this weekend at Tualatin's annual event The smell of sawdust seeps out of the room above Art Barry’s…




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