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3 hrs ago | Portland Tribune
Eight days after learning of possible criminal conduct by a civilian jail services technician, Washington County Sheriff's deputies arrested the employee, Jill Curry, and booked her into the Washington County Jail.
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3 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
City Manager Michael Sykes said Tuesday the city has not received a formal request from the Gaston Rural Fire District board that calls for Forest Grove's services.
4 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
JULY 21, 2014 - It's almost time for Washington County Fair 2014. Today is a relaxed day with some vendors coming in to set up shop.
7 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
The Barker Farm barn north of Tillamook features one of 99 quilt blocks mounted on the sides of barns and commercial buildings that make up the Tillamook County Barn Quilt Trail.
Vic Atiyeh served as Oregon governor from 1979 to 1987 and later became an elder statesman for the Republican Party after leaving office.
A Gaston man received 35 years in prison for repeatedly sexually assaulting two girls during a span of several years.
A deputy checks cells in the Washington County Jail after inmates were released into the dayroom.
There was plenty reason to celebrate in Washington County over the weekend - community festivals and softball games had the southwest metro region aflutter from Friday through Sunday.
Plans for the long-dormant Westside Bypass envisioned a new freeway branching off Interstate 5 here, in southern Tualatin, before heading in a sweeping northwest arc past Sherwood to Hillsboro.
Many know the splendors of a drive through the fertile countryside of Washington and Yamhill counties.
Often, when there is something in the paper about county, city, state or federal government, it is negative.
At about 4:06 p.m., deputies responded to a report of a roll-over crash near 32380 N.W. Hornecker Road in unincorporated Washington County near the city of Cornelius.
It's time again to review our most read stories. Here are our top 5 stories of the past week from our Washington County, North of 26, Aloha and Beaverton reporting.
Coast Guard crews, working with Washington County rescue personnel, rescued an injured 58-year-old man from a ravine near Gale Creek Campground, approximately 28 miles west of Portland, Thursday.
A small grass fire near North Plains briefly closed westbound U.S. 26 on July 18. No one was injured.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 06:50 pm
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