North Plains may contract with Washington County for police…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Partnership would go into effect July 1, transfering North Plains police into sheriff's deputies

May unemployment lowest in nearly three years

Portland Tribune - News
State's recent economic expansion has seen the lowest unemployment rates since 1976.

Thinking outside the classroom

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Saturday Academy hosts classes for kids, teens at Pacific University for the first time.

Forest Grove students are mapping their world

Forest Grove News-Times - News
FGHS students team up with Pacific University to learn geospatial technology.

Cap and trade passes House after heated debate

Portland Tribune - News
State's new environmental policy heavily regulates carbon emissions, causing some to worry about economic impact.

Quiet library, loud performance

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Libraries welcome Japanese Taiko group for culturally expressive show this summer.

Darcelle XV sells out show at Diversity Cafe

Forest Grove News-Times - News
World's oldest drag queen and company heads to downtown Forest Grove this summer.

Forest Grove News-Times, Hillsboro Tribune newspapers to…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Weekly newspapers will move from longtime home on Pacific Avenue this summer.

Reduce, reuse, recycle extends to Latino community

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Washington County Master Recycler graduates are first all-Spanish speaking class.

Dirt bike rider flown to hospital after Browns Camp crash

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Rider listed in serious condition, flown to Portland, according to Forest Grove Fire & Rescue.

Bodies of Karissa and Billy Fretwell found south of Gaston

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Police have arrested Gaston resident Michael Wolfe on murder and kidnapping charges.

Lawmakers try to keep manufactured homes in the neighborhood

Portland Tribune - News
Legislation to protect affordable mobile homes and other housing faces uphill struggle for funding and approval.

Estacada man injured in Hillsboro-area motorcycle crash

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Jeremy Womelsdorff, 41, of Estacada is in critical condition at a local hospital, deputies said.

State turns to consultants to clean up foster care mess

Portland Tribune - News
Alvarez and Marsal get a $1 million contract to handle 'crisis consulting' for agency battered by problems.

Proposed tobacco tax springs to life as referral to voters

Portland Tribune - News
Gov. Kate Brown and legislative leaders hope voters approve a $2 per-pack tax hike to fund Oregon Health Plan.

Dome Digest

Portland Tribune - News
Each of these bills passed their last hurdle this week and now head next to Gov. Kate Brown for her signature.

Democrats back off campaign contribution limits

Portland Tribune - News
With opposition looming in the Senate, supporters say they'll push for constitutional changes in another session.

ODFW exterminate 'habituated' bear at Hagg Lake

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Hagg Lake park goers were feeding and taking selfies with wild bear, officials said.

Gaston City Council remains one short, three months on

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Councilors are split on who to appoint after months of employee issues at City Hall.

Air horns of protest can't stall action on climate bill

Portland Tribune - News
An environmental plan that will dramatically change industry in Oregon cleared a key hurdle in Salem.

Political turblence could derail cap-and-trade plans

Portland Tribune - News
Democratic leaders are trying to hold votes together as they work to quell concerns.

Former KUIK owners named parade grand marshals

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Don and Donna McCoun will lead July 4 parade through Hillsboro. The McCouns owned KUIK for decades.

North Plains shooter sentenced after fleeing courthouse

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Jose Luis Berumen-Carlos ran from the courthouse before learning jury's verdict

Forest Grove Police Log: May 31-June 6, 2019

Forest Grove News-Times - News
This week, officers dealt with drunk Uber customers, indecent towels and a dubious garage door.

Police arrest suspected car prowler

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Dale Corra is charged with several counts of breaking into Forest Grove-area cars.

Hillsboro Kiwanis Club cancels popular July 4 pancake…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The Hillsboro Kiwanis Club has offered pancakes ahead of yearly parade since 1967.

$1 million lawsuit filed against Hillsboro retirement center

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Lawsuit claims retirement center staff were negligent in woman's fall, which killed her.

Kyron Horman's mom will release book about disappearance

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The proceeds of the book by Desiree Young and writer Rebecca Morris, once published, will go toward missing children funds.

Hate crime survivors press for tougher Oregon bias laws

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Survivors of Russell Courtier, Jeremy Christian push to implement Senate Bill 577 in Salem.

Lawmakers call for more resources as wildfire season looms

Forest Grove News-Times - News
With fires burning longer, larger and hotter, lawmakers in vulnerable districts say the state isn't reacting quickly enough to changing climate.

Lawmakers say so long to single-use plastic bags

Portland Tribune - News
Plastic straws? Gone. Plastic bags? Gone. Polystyrene boxes for takeout food? Still hanging around.

Post-conviction relief for marijuana crimes gets…

Portland Tribune - News
A second bill allows the governor to work with other states to export Oregon's weed.

Hillsboro Family Shelter reopens after expansion

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Hillsboro's home for the homeless aimed to help families in need in Washington County.

Forest Grove health center makes room for mental…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Remodel of school-based health center should lead to improved services for community members, students

Free guided bike ride to roll June 14

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Outing celebrates Manning Trailhead expansion in connection to the Salmonberry Trail project.

Rewards offered for gunman who shot horse near…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
UPDATE: Authorities are looking for the person who intentionally shot a horse on Reidweg Road.

Washington County judge holds state hospital in…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Judge Charles Bailey to fine state $100 per inmate per day until treatment administered.

Echo Shaw mobile home dumper sentenced to parole,…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Man abandoned moldy double-wide trailer in elementary school parking lot in 2018.

North Plains brings back delicious tradition

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Annual shortcake feast begun 70 years ago gets new organizers in North Plains.

Lawmakers want to park suspended licenses for…

Portland Tribune - News
Some worry state practice hits poor people with an expensive legal double-whammy.

'Swerving' TriMet bus driver charged with DUII

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Washington County Sheriff's deputies say 9-1-1 callers saw the bus 'swerving' on Baseline Road.

PHOTOS: Banks High School Graduation

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Banks High School graduated their seniors during a ceremony on Friday night.

Dome digest

Portland Tribune - News
These bills might not make headlines, but they may make a difference to Oregonians.

PERS vote riles union fury toward Dems

Portland Tribune - News
Unions, loyal financial backers of Oregon Democrats, feel betrayed and consider putting their political money elsewhere.

Legislature endorses Oregon's move to national…

Portland Tribune - News
A bill to join other states in ignoring the Electoral College now goes to Gov. Kate Brown's desk.

What time is it? Permanent DST, lawmakers say

Portland Tribune - News
If California joins Oregon and Washington, Congress must let the three states abandon Pacific Standard Time.

Voters could get a say in campaign finance limit…

Portland Tribune - News
'The big thing is blocking the billionaires, because right now, they can just try to buy it.'

Disney filming Winfrey's 'Water Man' in Vernonia

Forest Grove News-Times - News
'The Water Man' stars actors David Oyelowo, Rosario Dawson, currently filming in the small town.

Audit: Foster care changes need time, more staff

Portland Tribune - News
A month before lawmakers adopt a budget, DHS hasn't said how many workers it needs to make things better.

Forest Grove Police Log: May 24-May 30 2019

Forest Grove News-Times - News
This week, officers debated theoretical physics, stopped illusionary gunmen and investigated ghosts at a cemetery.

Love Rocks Run to donate proceeds to local…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Nonprofit to give $10,000 to area nonprofits through Forest Grove seniors next year.

Hillsboro, Forest Grove see gains in 2018 census…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Washington County's population is growing bigger, and bigger every day, according to the Census.

Suicide-prevention bills try to shield youth from…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
'Our schools have become the de facto social service providers of our communities, yet we hadn't really been funding them that way.'

Deputies looking for person who shot Hillsboro-area…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Authorities are looking for the person who intentionally shot a horse on Reidweg Road.

Event celebrates Ethiopian culture, food

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Emebet Alemu, City of Hillsboro welcome all for food, film and fun on June 9 at The Walters.

Seeing double diplomas

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Twins Cynthia and Juliana Villanueva-Vargas excel at FGH, prepare to become first-generation collegians.

Dollar General development raises community concern

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Public meeting this week over new commercial build turns contentious at the public library.

Washington County administrator to retire

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Current Washington County administrator, Robert Davis, will stay until December as board looks for replacement.

Free summer lunch program returns June 17

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Volunteers needed for free summer lunch program for children in Forest Grove, Cornelius.

PHOTOS: Gaston High School Graduation

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Gaston High School graduated their seniors during a ceremony on Saturday afternoon.

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