Forest Grove man staged home burglary, police say

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The burglary was staged as an attempt to cover up money stolen from Girl Scouts, according to FG police.

Forest Grove Police Log: March 8-14, 2019

Forest Grove News-Times - News
This week's calls include: kids shooting BB guns, a malfunctioning vape pen, and a fight over wi-fi.

Backpack Program receives huge community response

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The program's coordinator says Forest Grove community exceeded expectations for community give-back.

Retired teacher named state's Tech Champ

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Retired Hillsboro High teacher, Don Domes, wins tech award through Technology Association of Oregon.

'Cotton Cure' brings modern fabric to local quilters,…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Downtown Hillsboro's new fabric store looks to offer classes, social sessions for locals.

Knights give $75 million to Providence Heart Institute

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The institute soon will begin a heart transplant program, according to officials.

Forest Grove man faked home burglary, police say

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Forest Grove police responded to a report of a burglary earlier this month, which is now said to have been staged.

Community gathers for Christchurch vigil

Forest Grove News-Times - Features
Pacific University's Center for Peace and Spirituality and Muslim Student Association hosted the interfaith, community-wide vigil for the shootings…

FGSD program helps immerse students in community

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The transition program gives special education students an opportunity to work, run small business.

Forest Grove's adult escape room a thrilling hit

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The library plans to bring the free escape room back to community members this fall.

Police seeking witness of deadly crash outside Cornelius

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The driver of a white Kia Soul is believed to have witnessed the deadly pedestrian-vehicle crash.

Forest Grove native a Realtor award finalist

Forest Grove News-Times - News
A Forest Grove-based John L. Scott broker is in the top 50 for a national '30 Under 30' award.

Forest Grove's Weekend Backpack Program in need of…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The local program, which provides homeless and at-risk students with food, is actively seeking donations.

Cheers! Portland area company rolls out sake in a can

Business Tribune - News
Inspired by the canned wine trend, SakeOne hopes single-serving offerings will be a hit.

SLIDESHOW: Hillsboro's St. Patrick's Day Parade

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Hillsboro held their 40th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade on Saturday morning through the streets of downtown.

Port of Portland approves plans for Hillsboro Airport

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Plans call for several new improvements to the Hillsboro Airport over the next 20 years

Woman pleads guilty in Hillsboro attempted murder plot

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Tanya Schmalz was sentenced to more than seven years in prison for plotting to kill her ex-husband.

Head-on crash in North Plains sends one to hospital

Forest Grove News-Times - News
One driver was cited for passing in a no pass zone and for driving with no insurance, according to WCSO.

Forest Grove Police Log: March 1-7, 2019

Forest Grove News-Times - News
This week's calls include: a vegan food-only potluck complaint, a mysterious cowboy and stolen Girl Scout cookie money.

Adelante Mujeres-produced film in Portland Intl. Film…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The locally-made short film features Latina girls from the nonprofits' Chicas program.

Forest Grove, Banks, Gaston could see new faces on school…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
There are multiple seats up for election this spring on all three of the school boards.

In Washington County, there's plenty to do this St.…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Alongside the St. Patrick's Day parade, Hillsboro and Forest Grove have plenty of fun planned.

Group looks to expand children's programs across county

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Washington County Kids hopes to use Portland Children's Levy as inspiration.

Lawmakers could give service dogs a pat on the head

Forest Grove News-Times - News
New legislative proposals would honor working dogs across the state, and make it a crime to claim ordinary dog is 'service animal'

Governor hopes to shift way Oregon fights wildfires

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Oregonians saw $62 million in private grazing and timberland go up in flames in the last fire season.

Budget plan puts squeeze on state agencies

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Schools avoid cuts as Ways and Means Committee leaders unveil tight spending proposal

Washington County plans public presentation for state of…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
April 17 program will feature several elected officials, instead of board chair giving a speech.

Film about evangelist Luis Palau to hit theaters in April

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The Beaverton-based evangelist, who is suffering from Stage IV lung cancer, will see his story unfold on the big screen April 4 and 6.

North Plains 'abuzz' after honeybees saved from library

Forest Grove News-Times - News
A hive of honeybees at the Hillsboro Brookwood Library have a new home at in North Plains.

Girl Scouts deliver donated cookies to seniors in need

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Meals on Wheels People received cookies donated through a Girl Scouts gift program.

St. Patricks Day Parade strolls into Hillsboro March 16

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The annual St. Patrick's Day Parade has been held downtown Hillsboro for four decades.

Pets from deadly tornado areas land in Hillsboro for…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Oregon Humane Society will help dozens of animals from Alabama find new homes.

Hillsboro man killed crossing TV Highway Saturday night

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Dionicio Olvera, 59, was struck while crossing Tualatin Valley Highway near 334th Avenue.

Tom McCall students cook-off for top spot

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Elementary school students competed in the annual Top-Chef style competition Friday afternoon, March 8.

Unresponsive man found in burgled home, FG police say

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Police say Forest Grove man is in fair condition after struggle took place between him and unknown burglar.

SLIDESHOW: Black History Month

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Students from Echo Shaw and Cornelius Elementary Schools wrote and drew about an African-American leader that they admired.

Cornelius to host open house for downtown's future

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The community is encouraged to attend a second open house on Cornelius Town Center plans Thursday evening.

Forest Grove Police Log: Feb. 22-28, 2019

Forest Grove News-Times - News
This week's calls include: a gifted dead possum, purple hair dye and an argument over macaroni and cheese.

Forest Grove School District, NAMS working to close…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Consistently low math and science state testing scores have both the school and the district reflecting.

Hillsboro man sentenced to 50 years after repeatedly…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Jose Satey-Sanchez was sentenced Tuesday to prison after he was found guilty of 13 counts of abuse

Hillsboro child abuser sentenced to 12 years in…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Merlinda Avalos fed her children only a single sandwich each meal and beat them if they made noise

Future of Scoggins Dam is under study

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Two plans call for strengthening and raising existing dam; a third proposes a new structure downstream with more storage. Agencies will decide…

Gene Herb leaves lasting legacy at Fern Hill,…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The environmental actist fought to protect local wetlands, including Fern Hill and Jackson Bottom.

New principal hired for Joseph Gale Elementary

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Two in-district educators have been serving as principal and assistant principal intermittently.

Painted Sky dancers connect cultures through…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Native American dance company to perform in Hillsboro at Walters Center for the first time.

Sen. Jeff Merkley says he will not run for president

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Democrat will focus on 2020 Senate bid, instead of joining crowded Democratic field

Don't forget to Spring Forward, Daylight Saving…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Next Sunday, March 12, most of America will jump one hour into the future, including Oregon.

Cornelius woman airlifted to hospital after…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The 18-year old woman was transported to the Washington County Jail after being released from hospital Thursday night.

Washington County man sentenced for sex crimes…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Jeffery Wayne Tiemann was sentenced to 100 months in prison for sex abuse involving a 13-year old girl.

Convicted murderer says he didn't kill Hillsboro…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Andrew Moret claimed he killed Alonzo Gregg in an act of self defense. Now he says that's not true.

Former Hillsboro politician recruited to Inslee…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Former legislator Ben Unger is working with presidential candidate Jay Inslee on his campaign.

Convicted Gales Creek Camp embezzler sentenced to…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Cheryl Rae Sheppard was sentenced to 32 months in prison and ordered to repay $364,000.

Tillamook Forest Center re-opening in March

Forest Grove News-Times - Features
The popular visitor center for the Tillamook State Forest is seasonally closed during the winter months.

Cornelius Public Library re-opening in new space

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Re-opening is scheduled for Thursday morning as last-minute work is done to ready the facility.

New from Forest Grove, it's sake in a can

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Inspired by the canned wine trend, SakéOne hopes single-serving offerings will be a hit.

Forest Grove Police Log: Feb. 15-21, 2019

Forest Grove News-Times - News
This week's calls include: an inter-vehicular egg toss, a bottle deposit dispute and an overdose at the vet.

Pacific to host two thought-provoking lectures

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Both lectures are scheduled for Thursday evening, Feb. 28, at 7 p.m. at Pacific University.

John Bennett named as new Cornelius police chief

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Former Chief Al Roque accepted a new position at the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

Tillamook Creamery looking to spread out

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Armed with an updated look and logo, Tillamook Creamery Association eyes the East for new markets.

Survey says: Satisfaction with Forest Grove city…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Dissatisfaction with downtown parking and code enforcement largely fueled a decline in the average grade.

Lawmakers feel sting of vaccine controversy in…

Portland Tribune - News
Parents, doctors differ on how bill could inform or confuse parents ask they face difficult immunization decisions

Fire service a topic in Forest Grove, Cornelius…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Mayors Pete Truax and Jef Dalin discussed their cities' situations and talked about big issues as they see them.

Forest Grove man arrested for theft, re-sale of…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Folllowing a more than three month investigation, Dawson Patrick was arrested late last week.

Western Washington County closures and delays Feb.…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Snow brings closures and delays across much of Western Washington County Monday, Feb. 25.

SLIDESHOW: Forest Grove Snow

Forest Grove News-Times - News
There was still enough snow on the ground later Monday morning around Forest Grove. Here are a few photos of various places in town.

SLIDESHOW: 2019 Stars in the Grove

Forest Grove News-Times - News
2019 Stars in the Grove showcased local talent to benefit Theatre in the Grove.

Cornelius to get new police chief

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The Washington County Sheriff's Office provides service in Cornelius. Al Roque was promoted to a new position.

OSP: Teen dies in single-vehicle crash on Highway 6

Forest Grove News-Times - News
A car reportedly went down a steep embankment near the highway's junction with Gales Creek Road.

North Plains works to build veterans memorial park

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The city and community are working to bring the first veterans memorial park to the area.

Greenlick, Post stripped of committees amid Capitol…

Portland Tribune - News
House Speaker Tina Kotek demoted representatives, saying their behavior this week does not match the sort of culture legislative leadership is…

2019 Stars in the Grove preview

Forest Grove News-Times - Features
Forest Grove's community variety show is back to benefit Theatre in the Grove on Feb. 23.

'American Pickers' to film in Oregon

Forest Grove News-Times - Features
Share your treasures with History Channel show 'American Pickers' this April.

Forest Grove Police Log: Feb. 9-14, 2019

Forest Grove News-Times - News
This week's calls include: ignoring road-closed signs, anonymous threats and a serendipitous DUII arrest.

Hillsboro grad to run for Portland Community…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Alex Diaz Rios to run for PCC Board Zone 7 seat, representing western Washington County.

Employees share their stories during Black History…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Washington County board chairwoman says efforts will go beyond an annual celebration to improve public services and add to government workforce.

Bills to honor Holocaust survivor move forward

Hillsboro Tribune - News
A bill that would require the Holocaust be taught in schools is working through Salem.

Hillsboro man arrested after Gales Creek crash,…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The woman's name has not been released. She is being considered a victim in the investigation, officials said.

Pacific School of Pharmacy professor receives…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Professor Andrew Bzowyckyj honored for a Distinguished Achievement Award in Service.

FGSD school-based health center receives $100,000…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The money will be used to strengthen mental health access and for improvements to the facility.

Eight years in prison for crash that killed Forest…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Robert Emmett Walsh, 54, pleaded guilty after crashing into a motorcycling couple near Mount Hood.

Forest Grove, Cornelius mayors to give State of the…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The two cities hold a joint event at the Forest Grove Community Auditorium. Admission is $15.

Pacific ranks high in research-spending among…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
University leads private colleges and universities in Pacific Northwest in research-spending.

SLIDESHOW: President's Day Artwork

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Students at Banks Elementary School drew and wrote about their favorite president. Here is some of that artwork.

Tuality takes over Forest Grove's Maple Street…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Three staff members at the clinic will stay on, with a fourth transitioning to part-time work in retirement.

At Portland's 'Youth 911,' students get 15K calls a…

Portland Tribune - News
YouthLine, a service of Lines for Life, now has 100 student volunteers in Portland helping peers.

Woman rescued after car crashes into Gales Creek

Forest Grove News-Times - News
UPDATE: Both occupants of the car, which allegedly led police on a high-speed chase, were hospitalized.

Maggie's Buns to stay open at least through end of…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Tammi Howard, who owns the popular downtown business, is considering ways to keep it afloat.

Andrew Moret found guilty of murdering Hillsboro man

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Jurors didn't agree with Moret's theory that police tampered with evidence to frame him.

Volunteers give roses to seniors in Forest Grove

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Several nonprofit organizations partnered to spread love on Valentine's Day to seniors across the country.

PCC recognized for reducing CO2 emissions

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Second Nature, with which the college has longstanding ties, awarded its Marks of Distinctions.

Cellphone surcharge could help state bridge digital…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Business groups oppose plan adding tax to phone bills to pay for expanded rural broadband service.

Hillsboro man to serve 20 years for assaulting girl

Hillsboro Tribune - News
Stephen William Breaux pleaded guilty to sexuallt assaulting a 9-year-old girl for two years.

Lois Hornberger retires after career at Chamber,…

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Formerly head of the Forest Grove/Cornelius Chamber of Commerce, she went on to work at the university.

Calling all Amazing Kids

Forest Grove News-Times - News
Know an exceptional young person in western Washington County? Nominate them for our annual publication!

Forest Grove Police Log: Feb. 1-7, 2019

Forest Grove News-Times - News
This week's calls include: bad behavior at the library, a 'revenge porn' threat and being locked out in the cold.

Maggie's Buns to close after 22 years in business

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The iconic bakery in downtown Forest Grove announces its closure via Facebook.

BridgePort Brewing closes, Hops seek new sponsor

Forest Grove News-Times - Sports
The state's oldest craft brewery closes its doors, officially ending a six-year run with the Hillsboro club.

Vegetarian food company breaks ground in Cornelius

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The food processing and preparation facility for 'The Higher Taste' is expected to open later this year.

FGSD names new principal of Fern Hill

Forest Grove News-Times - News
The current interim principal was selected as principal of the elementary school.

Man sentenced after dragging police officer during…

Hillsboro Tribune - News
William Callaway was sentenced to three months in jail and cannot drive for a year.

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