Suburbs still hold most appeal for housing

Suburbs still hold most appeal for housing

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From QUARTERMASTER to GLASS MASTER

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Forest Grove murder case goes to jury

Forest Grove murder case goes to jury

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October 24, 2014

Baby dies after being left in car in Intel parking lot

by Nancy Townsley
A six-month-old baby girl left unattended in a car for six hours in an Intel parking lot Thursday has died, and investigators are looking into whether to charge her father with child neglect or…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Marty Moyer, left, wants her friend Jody Wiser and residents of Washington County to pay a $30 Vehicle Registration Fee for road maintenance, a fee Wiser does not support.
October 24, 2014

Fast 'frenemies' debate merits of road measure

by Kendra Hogue
Proposed vehicle registration fee prompts opposite opinions At a June 17 public hearing of the Washington County Board of Commissioners in Hillsboro, two women approached the panel to offer…
October 24, 2014

Survey shows trust in government dropping

by Peter Wong
New poll reveals most voters dissatisfied as crucial election nears Oregonians, like other Americans, do not trust their government even as they prepare to elect new officials Nov. 4. According…
October 24, 2014

District report card ratings show consistent improvements

by Kathy Fuller
Half of Hillsboro's schools rate above average District and school report cards for 2013-14 released earlier this month by the Oregon Department of Education indicate the Hillsboro School…
October 24, 2014

'Amazing Kid' chatted with Obama, started own business

by Jake Thomas
Jacob Schroeder, 15, is one of dozens honored by Pamplin Media Group Jacob Schroeder, a 15-year-old freshman at Hillsboro's Liberty High School, has started his own business, been involved in an…
October 24, 2014

Cooper Mountain neighbors unite over 175th concerns

by Kendra Hogue
Public can learn more at Oct. 23 meeting Fran Warren, an Intel retiree who lives on a three-acre lot on Cooper Mountain in Beaverton, didn’t like what she saw when redevelopment plans emerged…
October 24, 2014

County's property tax bills are in the mail

by Kendra Hogue
Washington County property taxes rose 4.4 percent this year Washington County property tax statements started shipping out in the mail Friday and will continue through Oct. 25. What will the…
October 24, 2014

Police Log

by Stephanie Haugen
Oct. 12 A 1991 Honda that was stolen four months ago from Imbrie Drive was recovered in the parking lot of Front Row Bar & Grill in the 22200 block of N.W. Imbrie Drive. A man reported that…
October 24, 2014

Is your house autumn-ready?

by no byline
AARP lists essential home maintenance chores The beginning of autumn brings trees and sidewalks speckled with beautiful brightly-colored leaves and days for making warm apple cider. It's the…
October 24, 2014

Unemployment rate stays steady

by Pamplin Media Group
Oregon's numbers still higher than national rate Oregon's seasonally adjusted unemployment remained steady at 7.1 percent in September, the same as the revised August rate, according to numbers…

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Oct 24, 2014

Cornelius snags another budgeting award

by Staff
The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) recently named the city of Cornelius as a winner of the GFOA’s “Distinguished Budget Presentation Award” for…
Oct 24, 2014

County sets meeting on North Cooper Mountain

by (none)
Washington County's Department of Land Use & Transportation will host a North Cooper Mountain community planning public event from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 29. The meeting will be held at…
Oct 24, 2014

Council tinkers with pot, parking policies

by Art Heerwagen
Cornelius City Council members wrangled with two thorny topics during a work session Monday night: parking in the downtown area and the sale and production of medical marijuana that will become…
Oct 24, 2014

Concussion management

by Kathy Fuller
Coaches, trainers train yearly In 2009, the Oregon Legislature passed Senate Bill 348, known as Max’s Law. The law requires annual training of sports coaches and athletic trainers on how to…
Photo Credit: COURTESY PHOTO - A scene in Silverton reminds Oregonians why autumn is such a beautiful season in the state.
Oct 24, 2014

Head outdoors, enjoy Oregon's fall colors

by no byline
Whether you’re a nature lover, photographer, or just love outdoor life, right now — as the days shorten and nights grow cooler — is a great time to take in the beauty of Oregon’s fall colors.…
Oct 24, 2014

Centro Cultural sets gala event Nov. 1

by (none)
Fundraiser will celebrate 'Day of the Dead' The annual auction and fundraising gala for Cornelius-based Centro Cultural de Washington County on Saturday, Nov. 1 will celebrate the Día de los…
Oct 23, 2014

Netflix shutters Hillsboro service center

by no byline
Netflix is moving its Hillsboro service center to California in June 2015, company officials announced Wednesday. Netflix is pouring more resources into streaming video, and the Hillsboro…
Oct 23, 2014

OREGON STATE SENATOR, 16th District

by Doug Burkhardt
As part of our ongoing election coverage, the Hillsboro Tribune asked the four candidates competing for a four-year term as state senator in Senate District 16 to respond to several questions…
Photo Credit: HILLSBORO TRIBUNE PHOTO: KATHY FULLER - Wandan Chen points out to Jackson School Elementary students where she lives in Changsha, Hunan Province, China.
Oct 24, 2014

Hillsboro schools host Confucius Institute teachers

by Kathy Fuller
Students study Chinese language and culture How easy is it to teach fourth-graders to count? In Wandan Chen’s classroom at Hillsboro’s Jackson Elementary School, it’s as easy as yi, er, san, si,…
Oct 20, 2014

Incorrect ballots sent out in Hillsboro council race

by Staff
City's voters told to wait for new ballots A clerical error has resulted in incorrect ballots being sent out to voters in the city of Hillsboro. According to Philip Bransford, communications…



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