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Don't fear, river beer will be crystal clear

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Investigators believe Cedar Mill stabbing victim was targeted

Investigators believe Cedar Mill stabbing victim was targeted

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Family of 4 pulled dead from Hagg Lake

Family of 4 pulled dead from Hagg Lake

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Unanimous support for Intel in joint session

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Metro area caught in gigabit gamble

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City Council OKs agreement with county to streamline Nike expansion plans

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Cardiac arrest during Hillsboro interview makes an impression

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Investigators believe Cedar Mill stabbing victim was targeted

Investigators believe Cedar Mill stabbing victim was targeted

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Rural landowners get reprieve from zoning change

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Knights and pirates and fairies ... oh, my!

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Farmworkers find laughter, kindness while toiling in fields

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School drills plan for 'worst-case scenario'

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Photo Credit: WASHINGTON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - Eric Peterson
August 31, 2014

Stabbing victim's boyfriend arrested

by Jim Redden
The boyfriend of a woman stabbed to death in Hillsboro on Friday has been arrested. Clark County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested Eric Peterson, 24, on a parole violation on Saturday near…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Fire investigators say electrical problems are to blame for the Saturday-morning fire that destroyed a Hillsboro mobiole home.
August 30, 2014

Early-morning fire destroys mobile home in Hillsboro

by Pamplin Media Group
Hillsboro man suffers burns while trying to find family dog A Hillsboro man was injured when he went back into a burning mobile home to look for the family dog early Saturday morning. The dog…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - PETERSEN
August 30, 2014

Police identify Hillsboro stabbing victim; boyfriend sought

by Pamplin Media Group
Hillsboro police have identified the woman who was found stabbed to death Friday at the Minter Bridge Square apartments as 24-year-old Aimee Zdrantan, a resident of the complex. Detectives said…
Photo Credit: COURTESY PHOTO: KEN BILDERBACK - In October 2012, less than a month after eight children nearly drowned while wading in the inviting waters off Hagg Lakes Sain Creek Picnic Area, Ken Bilderback snapped photos of the huge dropoffs the children were unable to see before stumbling over them Sept. 15. Hidden beneath the lakes surface, the dropoffs were exposed after the water receded over the next few weeks.
August 29, 2014

In wake of drownings, where are the signs?

by Jill Rehkopf Smith
In the wake of what may be the most horrific tragedy ever to occur at Henry Hagg Lake, some people are wondering why county officials haven’t put warning signs at one of the most beautiful,…
BRETT ROBINSON
August 29, 2014

Second jail employee pleads not guilty in misconduct case

by Kendra Hogue
Washington County Jail technician Brett Lindsey Robinson pleaded not guilty to sexual misconduct with an inmate at her arraignment Friday morning, Aug. 29. An indictment released Friday outlined…
Photo Credit: NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - Rich and Jordi Jones, parents of Nicole Laube, speak during her memorial service held Thursday night at Southwest Bible Church in Beaverton.
August 29, 2014

Hundreds mourn Forest Grove's Nicole Laube

by Kathy Fuller
Father issues plea for help in finding his daughter's killer Nearly 1,000 family, friends, acquaintances and strangers filled the sanctuary of Beaverton’s Southwest Bible Church Thursday evening…
August 29, 2014

Woman killed at Minter Bridge apartment complex

by Hillsboro Tribune
At about 11:40 a.m. today, Hillsboro Police Department officers responded to a report of a stabbing in an apartment at the Minter Bridge Square complex, located at 1821 S.E. Minter Bridge Rd.…
August 29, 2014

Jail worker set for December trial

by Kendra Hogue
Jill Curry, the Washington County Jail employee accused of having sex with an inmate, stood quietly Monday morning during a short pretrial hearing in Washington County Circuit Court. The…
August 29, 2014

Suspect arrested after shooting at apartment

by no
The Hillsboro Police Department is continuing its investigation into an exchange of gunfire at a Hillsboro apartment complex Saturday evening. No one was reported injured in the incident, which…
August 29, 2014

Former Hillsboro mayor Gordon Faber dies

by Doug Burkhardt
Gordon Faber, who served as mayor of Hillsboro from 1993 to 2001, passed away at his Hillsboro home Aug. 18. Faber, 83, had been suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and had been…

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Photo Credit: COURTESY PHOTO: HILLSBORO FIRE DEPARTMENT - Lucy Moss, Radawn Creevy, Elizabeth Waters, Marissa Andersen, Lt. Brian Forehand, and Brady Andersen (pictured left to right) pose after a tour of the fire station. Moss, Creevy, Waters and Andersen were honored for saving Brady from drowning.
Aug 29, 2014

Angels in the water

by Kathy Fuller
The Hillsboro Fire Department honored four local citizens last week for their actions in saving the life of 4-year-old Brady Andersen at a pool party. Adults Radawn Creevy and Marissa Andersen,…
Photo Credit: HILLSBORO TRIBUNE PHOTOS: DOUG BURKHARDT - Bill Ellis and Bill McSpadden from Harvest Community Church spruce up the Tobias Elementary School sign while participating in a Saturday morning work party at the school.
Aug 29, 2014

Churches bring a helping hand

by Kathy Fuller
Many hands make light work. The old adage was certainly true last Saturday as volunteers from 11 area churches headed to eight schools around Hillsboro for Hillsboro Community Care Day 2014.…
Aug 29, 2014

DUII patrols in force before Labor Day

by Kendra Hogue
Deputies with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office are out in added force, looking for impaired, distracted and aggressive drivers on county roadways. Enhanced DUII patrols began Aug. 15 and…
Photo Credit: HILLSBORO TRIBUNE PHOTOS: CHASE ALLGOOD - Washington County Sheriffs deputy J. Bieker cites an unlicensed mover in Hillsboro during a sting operation on the morning of Aug. 26. The Better Businss Bureau and Oregon Department of Transportation teamed up to catch movers operating without a license or with unsafe vehicles. Five movers were invited to a house in Hillsboro where deputies and ODOT Motor Carrier staff waited to make sure they were operating legally.
Aug 29, 2014

Movers feel the sting

by Chase Allgood
Aug 29, 2014

Gaston man's condition improves after crash

by no byline
A 35-year-old Gaston man has been upgraded to serious condition from critical condition at Oregon Health & Science University after a car crash on Highway 47 last Tuesday, Aug. 19. Travis…
Photo Credit: HILLSBORO TRIBUNE PHOTO: DOUG BURKHARDT - The Runway opened Monday at 1735 S.E. Tualatin Valley Highway, where the controversial Gems gentlemens club was located. Gems, which opened in October 2013, closed in June after the death of Gems owner Frank Hurliman. The Runways business license states it is a full-service restaurant and bar, yet the sign out front indicates The Runway is a gentlemens club as well. Michael Bean of Hurlies Inc. is listed as the owner of the business.
Aug 29, 2014

The Runway takes off

by Doug Burkhardt
Aug 29, 2014

School bells ring next week

by Kathy Fuller
Bright yellow school buses will be rolling Tuesday morning as Hillsboro students head back to school on Oregon’s traditional beginning of the school year — the day after Labor Day. Students in…
Aug 29, 2014

Caregiver class is scheduled

by (none)
Washington County Disability, Aging and Veteran Services Family Caregiver Program and Tuality Community Hospital will co-sponsor a six-week education series for caregivers caring for a family…
Aug 29, 2014

Police Log

by Stephanie Haugen
Aug. 10 Grafitti was found on a telephone pole near the intersection of 12th Avenue and Maple Street. Aug. 11 A residence door in the 100 block of N.E. 47th Avenue was damaged overnight while an…
Photo Credit: PHOTO COURTESY: AMY CARLSON - A dark-gray 2010 Honda Accord shot through the back window has more than $100 in damage, scaring everyone in the Roaring River Campground.
Aug 28, 2014

Labor Day warning: Don't shoot near campgrounds

by Raymond Rendleman
Next year’s Roaring River Canoe Slalom, which has been taking place for the place for the past eight years along the Clackamas River, is in danger of being cancelled after a mysterious drive-by…



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