Unions search for path around dues deduction restrictions

Portland Tribune - News
Legal challenges to the way funds are taken from paychecks put public employee labor groups on the defensive.

Incumbents lose in fire, park board races

Beaverton Valley Times - News
One of two unseated for TVF&R board; two lose on THPRD board and a former member loses as a three-woman slate captures those seats.

Jill Biden makes low-key stop in Beaverton

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Wife of former vice president and current Democratic presidential candidate speaks about her new memoir, 'Where the Light Shines,' but avoids talking…

Election: Two join PCC board

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Beaverton will see familiar faces on school board as three incumbents prepare for another term

Election: Two join PCC board

The Times - News
Yet another seat will be decided in June after board member Valdez Bravo resigned.

Lawmakers wrestle with plans for kicker 'windfall'

Portland Tribune - News
Paying down PERS debt is one strategy, and others want to 'sock it away' for a rainy budget day

Tigard police, other agencies, bust elaborate Apple gift…

The Times - News
Police arrest five individuals in connection with an out-of-country scam involving local criminal intermediaries.

Ill-fated vaccine fight stoked grassroots anger

Portland Tribune - News
Motivated citizens, egged on by social media campaigns and powerful anti-vaccine groups, left some legislators shaken.

Cap-and-trade bill takes step toward reality

Portland Tribune - News
Landmark carbon pricing proposal moved out of committee on a party-line vote after months of hearings and amendments.

Bonamici: Trump 'not fit' for presidency

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Oregon Democrat backs continued investigations by House colleagues, but stops short of endorsing impeachment of Trump

Beaverton seeks to avoid borrowing to cover building gap

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Public Safety Center, on target for completion in April 2020, has a projected $8.6 million difference between construction costs and $35 million bond…

Beaverton, Washington County seek comment on housing bond…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Strategies will guide city, county on how to spend their shares of money from a bond measure that Metro voters approved Nov. 6.

As election looms, PCC looks at another vacant board seat

Beaverton Valley Times - News
College board will appoint interim director to fill seat for Zone 5, as Valdez Bravo moves out of zone boundary

Oregon's roads, bridges and pipes don't pass engineers'…

Portland Tribune - News
With a big quake looming, civil engineers society says state needs to spend billions to improve infrastructure.

Grant will fund work on Beaverton building

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Two Korean restaurants are among the businesses that share space at 1st Street and Watson Avenue; among improvements are new roof and sidewalk,…

Oregon taxpayers will get $1 billion back in 'kicker' rebate

Portland Tribune - News
Economists say the kicker is double the predicted amount and would be the largest in state history.

ODOT sets Highway 217 open house

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Public can view plans for auxiliary lanes project that will start in 2021; it is part of state transportation package passed by 2-17 Legislature

Police logs

Beaverton Valley Times - News
The following reports were issued by police in Beaverton, Tigard and Tualatin.

Beaverton city budget adds employees but tax rate is…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Proposal by Mayor Denny Doyle will undergo review before budget committee recommends a spending plan on May 23; City Council will take a final vote in…

Lawmakers wrangle changes to cut PERS costs

Portland Tribune - News
Attempts to rein in Oregon's hugely complicated retirement system have left agencies and others with high costs.

State economy stays hot, adding 3,300 jobs in April

Portland Tribune - News
State employment officials said new jobs were added mostly in health care and social assistance, and in leisure and hospitality.

Red Cross issues urgent plea for type O blood donations

Gresham Outlook - News
The American Red Cross is facing a critical shortage of type O blood, the blood group most needed by hospitals. With less than a two-day supply of…

Beaverton schools chief financial officer resigns

Beaverton Valley Times - News
DHS chief appointed after Gayellyn Jacobson, 17-year employee, tenders immediate resignation

Police: Man charged for 'horrific' murder in Beaverton

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Norbeto Muniz arrested May 8 in Portland for November, 2018 death of Amy Low, whose body was burned.

Port director says trade dispute with China is 'disruptive'…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Curtis Robinhold tells Westside Economic Alliance forum that a united front with other trading partners, not 'tariffs and tweets,' is a better…

Senate approves business tax to boost school budgets

Portland Tribune - News
Governor plans to sign legislation; Democrats give up two key bills to coax Republicans back to the Senate for a floor vote.

Deadline approaches for May 21 election

Beaverton Valley Times - News
East Washington County voters will decide tax measure and two seats on TVF&R board; there are also contests for four THPRD seats and two…

Proposed budget adds more employees for growing demands

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Washington County spending plan at $1.4 billion and 2,200 full-time workers for the year starting July 1; public testimony will be heard May 30 before…

Public records rule change slipping 'through the cracks'

Portland Tribune - News
Proposal to fine jurisdictions when they don't comply runs into well-organized opposition as it heads to the Senate.

Man arrested after false bomb threat reported near zoo

Portland Tribune - News
Nothing dangerous found at Washington Park Transit Station, police say; Beaverton man arrested.

Celebrate the US 26/Cedar Hills project with free…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Event held in the Peterekort Towne Square parking lot to celebrate completion of traffic signal on the eastbound off ramp from the Sunset to Cedar…

Washington County OKs drug takeback ordinance

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Drug makers will have to set up safe disposal of unused medications to reduce potential for human abuse and remove them before wastewater is treated.…

Washington County proclaims Asian Heritage Month

Beaverton Valley Times - News
County is home to Oregon's largest share of Asians and Pacific Islanders at 11-12 percent of 610,000 population. Two speakers warn against…

Teachers from across region speak out at RedForEd…

Portland Tribune - News
Voices from Troutdale, Sandy, Canby, Forest Grove, Portland, Beaverton, West Linn, Wilsonville, Gladstone

Police log

Beaverton Valley Times - News
The following reports were released by police departments in Beaverton, Tigard and Tualatin

Red for Ed: Thousands rally in Portland, elsewhere…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Many districts, including Beaverton, shut their doors Wednesday due to walk-out

Animation talent turns Beaverton teen into YouTube…

Portland Tribune - News
Samuel Shin, 14, has 3 million subscribers watching his Lego stop-action movies and Minecraft scenes.

WCSO: Man turns himself in after SUV shooting in…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Police say Miguel Estrada fled into apartment building at 18000 S.W. Shaw Street on May 5 in Aloha.

Water pipe break shuts down elementary school

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Hiteon Elementary School in Beaverton will remain closed all week to kindergarteners and first graders, after 4 inches of water floods campus

Victim in fatal shooting in Eugene identified as…

The Times - News
Alex Oyombe Gradin, 21, was born in Kenya and was a 2016 Tigard High School graduate.

Contentious vaccine bill passes House, heads to…

Portland Tribune - News
Despite a persistent, vocal opposition, the bill limiting medical execptions passed easily.

Student Success Act passes House on party-line vote

Portland Tribune - News
Education reform and tax package, adding $1 billion per year in school funding, now goes to the Senate.

Classical Indian dance production offered free at…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Choreographer Jayanthi Raman to showcase full length Bharatha Natyam dance production

Comcast Cares Day spruces up sites in Beaverton,…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
2,000 volunteer at Salvation Army Veterans and Family Center, Lent School, Montclair Elementary.

Four seek two fire board seats

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Races in Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue district put incumbents against challengers; two other candidates are inactive.

Lawmakers wrangle $1 billion business tax to fund…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Groups representing corporations not all on see 'huge investment' as way to improve state education.

Top young scientist, Time's influential teen

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Rishab Jain receives national recognition for pancreatic cancer tool; he also wants to promote education for science, technology, engineering, the…

THPRD board seats attract 10 candidates

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Resignations result in a pair of two-year seats in addition to two four-year seats up in the May 21 election.

Next stop, fair complex, MAX Red Line moves forward

Beaverton Valley Times - News
A continuous MAX line from Hillsboro to PDX could start construction as early as 2021.

Top Washington County judge steps down from…

Portland Tribune - News
Judge Charles Bailey, who has drawn criticism in the past, is stepping down as presiding judge.

Beaverton schools will cancel classes on May 8 for…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Non-student day announced for planned day of action over state schools funding

TVF&R seeks 5-year extension of tax levy

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Rate would remain unchanged from 2014; district extends from east Washington County into three other counties and serves more than 500,000 people.

Beaverton student honored by peers, teacher

Beaverton Valley Times - News
In surprise charity act, school donates spring theater production proceeds to Arthritis Foundation on student's behalf

Major hike in school funding heads to vote

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Groups representing corporations not all on see 'huge investment' as way to improve state education.

Business groups sort out impact of tax plan

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Legislature's proposal to boost education funding heads to a vote as state's largest business organization stays neutral.

Annual honor shines spotlight on region's 'Amazing…

Portland Tribune - News
Pamplin Media Group event highlights the accomplishments of 28 young people from across the region.

Police log

Beaverton Valley Times - News
The following reports were issued by police in Beaverton, Tigard and Tualatin.

Metro chief operating officer announces retirement

Portland Tribune - News
The elected regional government will conduct a national search for a replacement that is expected to take several months.

Washington County elected officials explain their…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Auditor, sheriff, district attorney, circuit and justice court judges join commissioners in expanded state of the county presentation April 17 in…

Beaverton tells parents to plan for possible school…

Beaverton Valley Times - News
Beaverton School District says planned teacher walkout could force schools to shut down.

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