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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 $367,900 which is roughly $148/per square foot. More Banks information.

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Thursday Apr 17 | OregonLive.com

Gaston School District will hire more teachers, keep classes small and take all open enrollment requests

Dozens of students who live in Forest Grove catch the bus to attend class in Gaston.

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Thursday Apr 17 | BTA Blog

Metro Council Funds Hispanic Engagement for Council Creek Trail, Climate Smart Communities

Washington County Advocacy There's a lot going on in Washington County, and we want you to be a part of it! Learn more .

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Tigard Times

Friends, family grieve passionate pair - Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:07

When a box truck slammed into his 18-year-old daughter as she drove to Forest Grove last week, Sam Dilla was on the other side of the world, visiting his native South Sudan.

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The Oregonian

Sunset Speedway in Banks will open for season of weekly auto racing

June 05, 2011 - The carefully prepared damp dirt track reflects the setting sun as cars race, Sun., Jun. 5, 2011, at the Sunset Speedway in Banks, Ore .Thomas Boyd/The Oregonian The Sunset Speedway car racing track's season opener is scheduled for Saturday, April 19. Following that is a season of Saturday evening races for kids and adults to watch.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Courier Mailer

Donkey basketball tournament: 'Stubborn' animals steal the spotlight at Banks fundraiser...

Banks High School on Thursday held its annual "donkey basketball" tournament, a fundraiser for the school's Future Farmers of America program.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Oregonian

Oregon 47 and Verboort Road near Forest Grove needs reexamination after fatal crash, city officials say

City officials in Forest Grove and Banks have expressed concern about the intersection of Oregon 47 and Verboort Road, where a collision killed two Pacific University students Monday morning.

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OregonLive.com

Medical Marijuana: Banks City Council passes one-year moratorium on dispensaries

The city of Banks wants more time to study the possible effects of medical marijuana dispensaries.

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The Newberg Graphic

Banks opens middle school on time and under budget - Wednesday, 09 April 2014 01:00

When Banks middle school students went to school Monday morning, they entered a new learning environment supported by community members and school leaders.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

OregonLive.com

Washington County's next Dairy Princess-Ambassador talks cows and college

Soon-to-be-crowned Washington County Dairy Princess-Ambassador Megan Sprute poses with her cow Rangler at the 2013 Washington County Fair.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Courier Mailer

Scant resources mean unequal access to social services in Forest Grove, Cornelius area...

Re: George Rede's column pointing out that Washington County spends 13 percent of its budget on health and human services.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Oregonian

Banks School District gets fewer than half as many open enrollment transfer requests as last year

Students head toward Banks High School. The district received 20 open enrollment transfer requests this year.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

Portland Tribune

Forest Grove High grad helps off-duty corporal save men in fiery Gaston crash

Washington County Sheriff's Corporal Cheryl Crecelius wasn't thinking about what might happen when the flames hit the most flammable parts of the car.

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OregonLive.com

Beaverton woman cited on reckless driving charge after crash on U.S. 26 near Banks, police say

Oregon State Police say a woman was cited following a crash that injured her and her 2-year-old daughter on U.S. 26 near Banks Monday.

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The Oregonian

U.S. 26 near Banks back open following serious injury crash

A serious injury crash on U.S. 26 near Northwest Sellers Road sent two people to the hospital Monday morning, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

OregonLive.com

Chanticleer at Pacific University, full-day kindergarten report, Banks seventh-grade basketball: School Notes

Floor time lessons are common in Oregon kindergartens. Kindergarten will be full-day starting in fall 2015.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

The Courier Mailer

North Plains-area home involved in shooting investigation on fire; suspect status unknown

Washington County Fire District 2 firefighters responded to a blaze in the North Plains area March 26 where sheriff's deputies were attempting to get a alleged shooting suspect to surrender.

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The Newberg Graphic

District names 3 finalists for Dundee principal

After receiving 62 applications, Newberg School District administrators have whittled the list of candidates to succeed Leslie Carsley as principal of Dundee Elementary down to three.

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Mon Mar 24, 2014

The Courier Mailer

Native American mascot ban: Banks School District hopeful latest bill will let Braves...

Students head down the hallway at Banks High School. The school might get to keep its Braves mascot, thanks to recent legislation.

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Sun Mar 23, 2014

The Courier Mailer

Maddison King: Banks' record-setting sprinter poised for even bigger things as a sophomore

"We'd meet a couple times a week all winter and do starts, conditioning and so on," Frank said.

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