A day to celebrate at Forest Grove Aquatic Center

Forest Grove News-Times - News
A program Saturday featured remarks from city officials and volunteers who made the indoor pool possible.

Forest Grove CPO 12F to become active once more

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The Community Participation Organization has been on a 17-year hiatus due to lack of interest.

FG Aquatic Center to celebrate 50 laps around the sun

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The city will commemorate the Aquatic Center's anniversary with special activites, food carts and more.

West Union sixth-grader raises $12,000 for well in Uganda

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Eleven-year-old Crawford Sly raised money to build a well at a Ugandan school.

Forest Grove Police Log: June 1-7

Forest Grove News-Times - News
This week's calls include: a challenge to 'combat,' an MMO argument and an arrest at the station.

Japanese beetle infestation eradication

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The Japanese beetle eradication plan for Washington County has brought controversy from some Hillsboro residents.

'Civic campus' mooted for downtown Forest Grove block

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The city could ask voters to approve a bond measure for a better police station alongside other city buildings.

WEA panel reviews lack of women as mayors

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The moderator of the discussion was U.S. Rep. Suzanne Bonamici, seated between eight men.

Forest Grove raising water, sewer, SWM rates

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Utility fee increases were brought forward by city staff to compensate for increasing costs.

Investigators: Rural church destroyed by electrical fire

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Hillside Bible Church burned down Saturday evening. The church has announced it plans to rebuild.

Gaston High recipient of 3D printer donation

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The high school received the high-tech printer last week, donated for student use from a local tech company.

FG School Board rejects Community School funding increase

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Board members said that while they support the role the Community School plays in Forest Grove, there are greater budget concerns in the district…

Highway 6 crash claims life of Tillamook man

Forest Grove News-Times - News
His car crossed into the oncoming lane and struck a van carrying four Columbia County residents, police said.

FGF&R responds as Hillside Bible Church catches fire

Forest Grove News-Times - News
UPDATE: The structure is believed to be a total loss, a fire agency spokesman said.

The deputy and the grad

Forest Grove News-Times - News
A Banks student confided in a sheriff's deputy after being bullied, and a friendship began.

Retail development in Forest Grove nears opening

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Stonewood Center will have a fro-yo shop, a cafe, a paint store and more. Additional buildings are planned.

Old cemetery maintenance building in Banks burns

Forest Grove News-Times - News
No injuries were reported, and damage was contained to the building, according to the Banks Fire District.

Free meals offered at parks, schools over summer

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Forest Grove's program is offered in partnership between the school district and Old Town Church.

Metro outlines plan proposal for East Council Creek

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The concept plan calls for half a mile of trails, a 'nature play area' and a small parking lot.

Forest Grove Police Log: May 25-31

Forest Grove News-Times - News
This week's calls include: an argument leading to a crash, a sneaky toddler and not-free firewood.

Rooftop cops top fundraising chops

Forest Grove News-Times - News
'Police on the Pantry' raises money for Special Oympics Oregon in one-day fundraiser.

Walk through Hillsboro raises awareness of gun violence

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Moms Demand Action organized local 'Wear Orange' walk, plans further events

Forest Grove charter seeking more cash from school district

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The Forest Grove School District Board will consider the community school's proposal for funding bump next week.

Cornelius approves $42.4M budget for next fiscal year

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The budget is about 15 percent bigger than last year's, accounting for expected growth.

Sen. Merkley videotapes visit to U.S. border detention…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Facebook video shows senator being denied access to facility in which children are being held.

Tourism chief: Visitors are good for Oregon

Beaverton Valley Times - News
'it's the front door to our economy,' Todd Davidson tells Washington County Public Affairs Forum; he rebuts criticism that tourists add to traffic…

Police investigating North Plains drive-by shooting

Forest Grove News-Times - News
No one was injured in the reported incident, which took place over the weekend.

2018 Rose Festival VIP winner chosen

Portland Tribune - News
The lucky winner in the Ultimate Rose Festival Experience Contest is from Aloha

SLIDESHOW: Gaston High School Graduation

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Gaston High School seniors participated in their commencement ceremony at the Bauman Auditorium on the campus of George Fox University in Newberg on…

SLIDESHOW: Forest Grove High School Graduation

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Forest Grove High School graduated their seniors during a commencement ceremony at the Basinski Center on Saturday morning.

SLIDESHOW: Banks High School Graduation

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Banks High School graduated their seniors during a commencement ceremony at Kelly Field on Friday evening.

Forest Grove planning welcome for sister city delegates

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Visitors from Nyuzen, Japan, will celebrate 30 years of sister city ties in Forest Grove.

Washington County will start vehicle registration fee

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Annual amount of $30 will be collected with two-year renewals of state registration fees, so total will be $60. County will keep 60 percent, cities…

Man in wig sends deputies on high-speed chase through…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Kimo Utuutuvanu, of Aloha, and Kaylee Hathaway, of Forest Grove, face several charges.

Closure of Highway 47 at Beaver Creek pushed back to August

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The delay is being made to accommodate the Vernonia Friendship Jamboree & Logging Show.

Forest Grove native named to lead Planned Parenthood group

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Emily McLain, daughter of Rep. Susan McLain, is the next executive director of PPAO.

Local organizations regional grant recipients

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Adelante Mujeres, Centro Cultural de Washington County and the Hillsboro Schools Foundation among recipients.

TriMet to run TV Highway bus line 24 hours per day

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The transit agency approved a budget that will see line 57 run all night in the coming months.

Firefighters contain brush fire in Laurel area

Hillsboro Tribune - News
The fire reportedly threatened a home off Holly Hill Road after spreading from burn piles.

Forest Grove homeless shelter seeks new location

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The high cost of rent has driven both the church and shelter to leave the facility.

Man LifeFlighted from Tillamook Forest after crash

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Forest Grove Fire & Rescue reported the man was conscious following his motorcycle's collision with a rock.

Cornelius Elementary School fundraises for STEM club

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Parents are raising money to push tech and science integration in the school.

Forest Grove boy a Children's Cancer Association…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Weston Epler is being recognized as a hero for his bravery while battling cancer at just five years old.

FG woman remembers dog through art

Forest Grove News-Times - News
A local artist used a photograph to paint a portrait of a dog who recently died, bringing the owner to tears.

Tuality to convert Forest Grove emergency room to…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The company said most already use the site as an urgent care clinic, not an emergency room.

Forest Grove Police Log: May 18-24

Forest Grove News-Times - News
This week's calls include: exercising in a park bathroom, a car bought in bad shape, and a trapped cat.

State labor official criticizes U.S. Supreme Court…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Avakian says workers will be hurt by the use of arbitration barring class-action lawsuits.

Joyride returns to OrencoStation

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Second Sunday returns Sunday, June 10, at Jerry Willey Plaza, 934 N.E. Orenco Station Parkway.

TriMet: Crime, security increasing on transit system

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Agency releases newest crime statistics, says it is working to make the transit system safer.

Wyden, Bonamici announce new fight for net…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Ron Wyden, Suzanne Bonamici support bill that would make open internet rules federal law.

Region's leaders split on Metro affordable housing…

Portland Tribune - News
The Metro Council holds a May 29 work session on a possible $652.8 million affordable housing bond, with a public hearing and referral vote set for…

West Shore Drive at Hagg Lake closing again

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Another temporary road closure is needed as landslide stabilization work is performed.

SLIDESHOW: Memorial Day in Forest Grove

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The nation's fallen were honored with a ceremony at the Forest View Cemetery.

East Council Creek open house to be held in…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The public will get a chance to see 'final' proposed design elements for the natural area.

WCSO: Driver of former police vehicle flees crash

Hillsboro Tribune - News
The old squad car was found near Susbauer and Wren roads on Sunday, May 27 in Washington County.

Hillsboro hospice service warns of data breach

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Nonprofit says 600 patients may have had their health informtion accessed through email breach.

Memorial Day 2018: What to do in western Washington…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Memorial Day events are planned across county, including Forest Grove, Hillsboro and Banks.

Schools rush to help Marylhurst students affected…

Lake Oswego Review - News
University will host a transfer information session on campus Thursday, with 23 colleges expected to attend

Ethics commission asked to weigh in on special…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Republican state senator questions whether governor called the session to bolster her campaign.

Broader exemption may allow animal park

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Washington County commissioners may consider adding change to proposed ban on exotic animals; if it happens, public testimony would take place June…

Primary turnout the lowest since 1964

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Only about 33 percent of registered voters cast a ballot in Tuesday's election.

Annual school 5k to benefit Butternut Creek…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The annual Team Up for Students 5K fundraiser helps a different local school each year.

Forest Grove Police Log: May 11-17

Forest Grove News-Times - News
This week's calls include: an imaginary friend in peril, an alleged assailant with an axe and a stolen TV.

Law enforcement leaders call for pre-kindergarten…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Current and next DA are joined by Beaverton police chief in bid for education investment

Teen faces hefty price for starting Eagle Creek fire

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Circuit Court orders 15-year-old to pay more than $36 million in restitution for damage caused in blaze.

County housing authority nets extra funds

Beaverton Valley Times - News
U.S. Sens Merkley, Wyden announce 13 grants statewide, including to Washington County.

How much do school district superintendents make?

Forest Grove News-Times - News
School district size plays some, but not much, role in determining what your school's superintendent makes.

Forest Grove students to be transferred to Cornelius

Forest Grove News-Times - News
More than 100 students at Fern Hill Elementary will have to transfer schools to allow space for projected students.

Pacific sees admission uptick despite Marylhurst…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The liberal arts college is growing, despite challenges to private universities nationwide.

Banks students give back to local community

Forest Grove News-Times - News
A group of leadership students provided local organizations grant money to help those in need.

Maggie's Buns to sell after 21 years in Forest Grove

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Longtime owner Maggie Pike looks toward retirement, new owner to take over this week,

Man, 70, pinned by tractor, suffers 'critical'…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue crews responded to the Cornelius area on Sunday, May 20.

Two men arrested for burglary in Cornelius

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The men were arrested for attemping to steal more than $10,000 worth of Honda generators.

Washington County budget gets an OK

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Budget committee action sends plan to commissioners for June 19 adoption; $1.2 billion plan is down 3 percent from current spending, although it adds…

History of Forest Grove reflected in photos

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The Historic Landmarks Board announced the winners of its inaugural Historic Photo Contest.

People of Providence - Meet R. Bryan Bell, M.D.,…

Portland Tribune - News
SPONSORED CONTENT: The People of Providence is brought to you by the Providence Foundations of Oregon

Latino Cultural Festival returns to downtown…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Annual celebration of Latino culture returns to Hillsboro this weekend with parade, dancing.

Flores leads Republican primary vote for Oregon…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Alexander Flores takes the lead in the race to represent District 15 ahead of opponent Monte Akers.

Bailey holds onto Position 6, Proctor wins new…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
First-time judge Kathy Proctor joins three-term Charles Bailey on Circuit Court bench.

Mitchell wins HD 32 Democratic primary

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The DHS worker topped John Orr and Tim Josi and will be the incumbent party's standard-bearer in the open seat.

Hillsboro school wins regional recycling competition

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The Hillsboro Online Academy took first in its classification for the Trex Plastic Film Recycling Challenge.

Atticus Hotel now open in McMinnville

Forest Grove News-Times - Features
The luxury boutique establishment adds to the Yamhill County seat's plethora of attractions.

Car sharing service ReachNow adds Hillsboro stops

Hillsboro Tribune - News
The service is already available at Orenco Station, but is expanding to Intel's four campuses.

Forest Grove Police Log: May 4-10

Forest Grove News-Times - News
This week's calls include: a bathroom ninja, alleged threats against an officer and a displaced hydrant.

Community Captions: May 16, 2018

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Hillsboro School district's annual Proud to be HSD Festival rocked downtown Hillsboro last weekend.

Harrington, Terry in runoff for Washington County…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
The Metro councilor will face the District 4 commissioner; neither won a majority in the four-way race.

Barton claims victory in Washington County DA's race

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Barton, a prosecutor with the Washington County District Attorney's Office, will take office in 2019.

Willey wins District 4 seat as Washington County…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
UPDATE: The former Hillsboro mayor holds more than a 10-point lead over rival Kimberly Culbertson.

Gonzalez victorious in race for Metro Council…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Lynn Peterson swept to a huge win for Metro Council president, a regionally elected position.

Groundwork laid for new homes in Cornelius

Forest Grove News-Times - News
A development at 10th Avenue and Flax Plant Road will add several dozen houses to the city.

FG School Board approves new superintendent contract

Forest Grove News-Times - News
David Parker will earn the same salary as predecessor Yvonne Curtis before her resignation.

Washington County recognizes Asian heritage month

Beaverton Valley Times - Features
Consuls from Japan, Korea take part in ceremonial resolution adopted by county commissioners to honor Asians and Pacific Islanders, who constitute 11…

Garbage, recycling rates to increase in Forest Grove

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Waste Management requested the higher rates to compensate for dramatic hikes to the cost of recycling.

Forest Grove signs off on Pacific University master…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
After a debate, the City Council opted to exclude residential areas on the eastern periphery of campus.

FGHS students host annual Viking House open house

Forest Grove News-Times - News
A small group of construction students have finished this year's project, building a single-level home in Forest Grove.

ATV crash inflicts 'life-threatening' injuries in…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
A 40-year-old man was pinned by his ATV on Sunday, May 13 in rural Washington County.

Bike Adventure Summer Camps returns for fourth year

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The Washington County Bicycle Transportation Coalition is running five sessions this summer.

Cornelius students run marathons one day at a time

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The after-school club challenges students to stay healthy and build endurance.

Rang Barse, Festival of Color, celebrates arrival…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Hillsboro plays host to the giddy Indian celebration for a fifth year, as people come from throughout the Northwest to shower each other in dye.

Hagg Lake hosts marine training for Oregon law…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Newcomers got lessons on boat handling, responding to incidents and water rescues, among other topics.

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