Hear this week's top stories: our podcast for Oct. 31, 2019.
This week: Reporter Max Egner breaks down the controversy over Hillsboro School's sex ed plan after hundreds turned out for a boisterous public hearing Tuesday. Forest Grove City Council looks to fill the vacancy left after the passing of longtime community leader Tom Johnston. In the Two-Minute Drill, sports editor Wade Evanson details the week in sports, including a Hilhi win over Putnam that propels the Spartans into Friday's matchup with fourth-place Hood River Valley in the league playoff. The Viks also play in a league playoff Friday vs. LaSalle. Banks remains undefeated, but draw a bye while the Braves await an opponent in first-round play. A&E editor Gabby Urenda shares five things to do this weekend, includind Dia de los Muertos, Beaverton's Beer Walk and the Verboort Sausage Fest.
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