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Banks, Oregon is located in Washington County. Zip codes in Banks, OR include 97106, 97109, and 97125. The median home price in Banks is $274,900 which is roughly $158/per square foot. More Banks information.

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Wednesday | The Courier Mailer

Back-to-school guide in Banks, Pacific University's new chaplain, more: School Notes

Marsh Hall was built at Pacific's campus in 1895. Pacific University recently hired its first chaplain in more than 30 years.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Courier Mailer

Back to school in Banks: What you'll need to know this year

With the first day of school just around the corner, here's what Banks students and families need to know this year.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Courier Mailer

GMO labeling initiative; why you should run for office; (Forest Grove-Cornelius opinion...

Teri Branstitre, left, is sworn in as a Banks city councilor on July 8 by City Manager Jolynn Becker.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Courier Mailer

Banks Police Log: Alcohol, pop, pepperoni and glow sticks taken in Sunset Speedway, Sunset...

Below are the incidents highlighted in the monthly report to the Banks City Council from Deputy Todd Hanlon, who is assigned to the city of Banks by the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Oregonian

Residents call on Forest Grove City Council to outright ban backyard burning within the city limits

Some city councilors expressed concern with the environmental impact illegal burns, such as the one pictured above, have on Forest Grove residents.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

OregonLive.com

Sign Up: Beaverton, Banks and Beyond Bicycle Tour 2014

QUICK FACTS What: Beaverton, Banks and Beyond Bicycle Tour 2014 Distance: 100-, 86-, 64-, and 32-mile scenic bike tour When: August 23, 2014, starts at 7 a.m. Start and finish location: Papa's Pizza Parlor The cause: Proceeds benefit NW Bicycle Safety Council's education outreach program to fit kids, families, and communities with helmets at no ... (more)

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Courier Mailer

Small towns need more candidates: Why you should run for office

Teri Branstitre, left, is sworn in as a Banks city councilor on July 8 by City Manager Jolynn Becker.

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OregonLive.com

Banks BBQ: what's classic, what's new, what you'll need to know

Its front wheels lifting off the ground from the strain, ten-year-old Carson Herinckx of Banks rides his 1960s era Bolens mower for a "full ride" the length of the competition lane at the annual Banks BBQ Truck and Tractor Pull.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Forest Grove News-Times

Schools will see more money from Gain Share

Classroom assistants, building repair and technology could be some of the goodies purchased for local schools now that Washington County Commission Chair Andy Duyck and Hillsboro Mayor Jerry Willey have announced Gain Share revenues for the current fiscal year will be $6 million more than expected.

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OregonLive.com

Fire truck grant, aquifer bid, and Fill the Boot for MDA days: Cornelius City Council news

From left, Cornelius Fire Lt. Phillip Duncan, MDA State Goodwill Ambassador Kobey Bonin, 16, of Banks, and MDA staff member Wally David were on hand as the Cornelius City Council declared Sept.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

OregonLive.com

'Fun stinks': North Plains Elephant Garlic Festival returns with its smelly slogan

Red Korean garlic for sale at 2013's North Plains Summer Fest & Garlic Out West.

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OregonLive.com

Cornelius shooting under investigation; 2 second-alarm fires near Banks: Washington County cops

Authorities are continuing to investigate a shooting that occurred in Cornelius Thursday, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Oregonian

Banks-area mobile home, vehicles torched in two-alarm fire, authorities say

Neighbors reported hearing an explosion and then seeing flames about 11:20 a.m., from the 28600 block of Northwest Timber Road , said Banks Fire District Chief Brian Coussens.

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The Oregonian

Firefighters responding to two-alarm house fire near Banks

A two-alarm house fire near banks has heavily damaged a residence, several vehicles and is burning nearby wooded area, firefighters say.

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OregonLive.com

Viking Vengeance run, ugly stuffed creation workshop at Banks...

Alumni of the Forest Grove High School Cross Country team reunited for the 2012 Viking Vengeance 5K walk/run, a fundraiser for the school track team.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

OregonLive.com

Mad Science at Cornelius Library, babysitting class in Banks, Pacific ...

Students from Farmington View Elementary enjoy the mad science of Madame Chaos. Mad Science will visit the Cornelius Public Library today to demonstrate chemical reactions and explosive experiments.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

OregonLive.com

Quail Valley Golf Course, Van Dyke property get annexation OK from Banks Planning Commission

The Banks Planning Commission on Tuesday gave approval for two annexation requests that would bring a combined 200 acres into the city limits.

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The Courier Mailer

Q&A: Banks and Gaston Elementary's married principals on small towns and strange school...

Darla Waite-Larkin and Tim Larkin are the new principals of Banks Elementary and Gaston Elementary, respectively.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Courier Mailer

National Night Out brings Washington County neighbors into the streets August 5

A Washington County Sheriff's Deputy gives children a high-five at a National Night Out event.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

OregonLive.com

Forest Grove and Banks library shows, snow cone sale and family food...

Children follow along with hand motions during the Red Yarn puppet show at Forest Grove City Library last week.

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