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  1. Beaverton man shot by police identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    Michael Douglas Smith, 51, reportedly was on his roof, threatening officers, across the street from an elementary school in lockdown. The armed man who was shot and killed by Beaverton Police officers this morning has been identified as Michael Douglas Smith, 51. The incident, at 2030 S.W. 170th Ave., was across the street from Beaver Acres Elementary School and a short distance from Merlo Station High School.

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  2. Beaverton police shooting: Man fired gun into house before officers shotRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    Beaverton police officers shot and killed a man Tuesday morning after he fired a weapon into a house upon which he was standing. The residence, 2030 S.W. 170th Ave., is across the street from Beaver Acres Elementary School, which went into lockdown during the incident.

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  3. Beaverton police shoot, kill man on a roof pointing a gun at peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    Beaverton police officers shot and killed a man Tuesday morning who was on a roof with a gun acting aggressively and pointing the gun at people on the street and in a residence at 2030 S.W. 170th Ave. Beaverton police officers contacted the man and attempted to talk to him as he continued to point the weapon toward officers.

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  4. News overload? Burrow into a bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Portland Tribune

    Amy Sutherland writes the popular "Bibliophiles" column for the Boston Globe newspaper. She also wrote a New York Times article that went viral about using training methods designed for porpoises on her husband.

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  5. Muslim Educational Trust schedules 'emergency forum' to discuss Trump orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Portland Tribune

    As federal agencies, state and local officials, visa-holders and applicants, activists, and lawmakers scramble to react to an executive order issued by President Donald Trump over the weekend, the Tigard-based Muslim Educational Trust is also springing into action. The nonprofit group, which operates an Islamic school and community center at 10330 S.W. Scholls Ferry Road, is inviting members of the public to attend what it is calling an "emergency forum" to discuss Trump's executive order and its effect on local Arab and Muslim communities and civil liberties on Wednesday evening.

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  6. Victim injured in shooting near Southridge High SchoolRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | Portland Tribune

    Beaverton Police responded to a shooting Wednesday evening on the 12000 block of Southwest Longhorn Lane, about two blocks from Southridge High School. One person was shot by a known suspect as he left his apartment.

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  7. 'Harry Potter Bandit' bank robbery suspect held in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    A 20-year-old Mill Creek, Wash., man the FBI believes is the "Harry Potter Bandit" is in custody, charged with three counts of bank robbery. A team of federal and Washington law enforcement officers arrested Caleb Andrew Dierlam Dec. 14 at his residence.

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  8. Beaverton woman killed in wrong-way crash on Sunset HighwayRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    Sheriff's deputies received mutiple 911 calls at 1:04 a.m., reprting a 2008 Honda Civic driving east in the westbound lanes of the highway near Cornelius Pass Road.

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  9. ISing recycles some of its best for ReClaim ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    If you're one of the many talented people who make up Beaverton's ISing Choir , the answer is an unqualified "yes." ISing will prove it with its next show, "Mus cology," set for 7:30 p.m. Friday at St. Peter Catholic Church , and for 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday at Bethel Congregational United Church of Christ .

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  10. Movie TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    About - A young woman uses her navigational talents to set sail for a fabled island, joined by her hero, demigod Maui; Stars - Auli'l Cravalho, Dwayne Johnston, Rachel House, Temuera Morrison; Director - Ron Clemens/Don Hall/John Musker/Chris Williams About - Fueled by cheap whiskey, greed and hatred, Willie teams up once again with his angry little sidekick Marcus to knock off a Chicago charity on Christmas Eve; Stars - Billy Bob Thornton, Kathy Bates, Tony Cox, Christina Hendricks; Director - Mark Waters About - A 5-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home, before being adopted by a couple from Australia - and then, 25 years later, sets out to find his lost family; Stars - Rooney Mara, Nicole Kidman, Dev Patel, David Wenham; Director - Garth Davis About - In 1942, an intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French ... (more)

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  11. Pregnant woman killed in Beaverton identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    A pregnant woman, Elena Velasquez-Pelico, 37, of Beaverton died after she was hit by a car driven by Suha Al Naisani, 37,of Beaverton when Naisani's vehicle struck her at 1:43 p.m Tuesday at a business at 4265 S.W. Cedar Hills Blvd. The driver mistakenly had the vehicle in reverse and not drive when she attempted to pull out of a parking lot. The vehicle crossed the sidewalk and struck Velasquez-Pelico who was walking on the sidewalk in front of the business, pushing her through a glass window.

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  12. Beaverton votes for new public safety buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    About 50 local dignitaries and supporters of a new police and emergency services building gathered Tuesday evening to celebrate the passage of ballot Measure 34-250, which authorizes bonds to build a public safety center. Local voters rejected a similar measure two years ago, but this time, the measure passed with just more than 50 percent of the vote, according to unofficial election results on the Oregon secretary of state's website Wednesday morning.

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  13. Support for Beaverton public safety center moves back in frontRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    As of 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, the city of Beaverton's ballot Measure 34-250 to authorize bonds to build a public safety center for police and emergency services is passing by a slim 50-49 percent margin with more than 32,000 votes recorded. The bond measure money would be used to construct a public safety center on city-owned property at the corner of Southwest Hall Boulevard and Allen Boulevard.

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  14. Beaverton public safety center takes an early leadRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    The City of Beaverton's ballot Measure 34-250 to authorize bonds to build a public safety center for police and emergency services has been supported by 50 percent of Beaverton voters with zero of 20 precincts reported as of 11:30 p.m. The bond measure money would be used to construct a public safety center on city-owned property at the corner of Southwest Hall Boulevard and Southwest Allen Boulevard. The 90,000-square-foot building is planned to be built to critical-facility standards to withstand a major earthquake, move police facilities out of a flood zone, provide private areas for crime victims and minors and will include an Emergency Operations Center with disaster-response equipment.

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  15. Pregnant woman killed in BeavertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    A vehicle hit a pedestrian at 1:43 p.m Tuesday at a business at 4265 S.W. Cedar Hills Blvd. The driver mistakenly had the vehicle in reverse and not drive when she attempted to pull out of a parking lot. The vehicle crossed the sidewalk and struck a pregnant a 37-year-old woman who was walking on the sidewalk in front of the business pushing her through a glass window.

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  16. Voter intimidation! Stolen election! Chaos! In Oregon? Meh, not so muchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    A federal judge in Ohio is warning political parties against voter intimidation as people stand in long lines to cast their ballots. A nonprofit group in Texas is training people to watch for shady characters and voter fraud at polling places across the nation.

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  17. Movie TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    About - An animated film; a troll princess and her companion, the one unhappy troll, try to rescue her friends from being eaten by their nemesis; Stars - Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Zooey Deschanel, Christopher Mintz-Plasse; Director - Walt Dohrn/Mike Mitchell About - A former neurosurgeon embarks on a journey of healing only to be drawn into the world of the mystic arts; Stars - Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Benedict Wong; Director - Scott Derrickson About - World War II Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first conscientious objector in American history to be awarded the Medal of Honor; Stars - Teresa Palmer, Andrew Garfield, Vince Vaughn, Sam Worthington; Director - Mel Gibson Other recent favorites: '13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi'; 'The Jungle Book'; 'Now You See Me 2'; ... (more)

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  18. Halloween eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    * FrightTown is enjoying its 12th season as Oregon's largest haunted attraction, with three haunted houses in 40,000 square feet in the Veterans Memorial Coliseum Exhibition Hall. It's open 7 p.m. most nights through Halloween night.

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  19. Food pantries benefit many people with minimal effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    About three years ago, someone from the Portland Food Project came knocking at the Cedar Mill home of J. and Judi Wandres to invite them to join the cause. The Portland Food Project collects non-perishable food for 19 metro-area food pantries by using volunteer neighborhood coordinators who sign up their neighbors to collect one item per week, which the coordinators pick up once every two months.

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  20. Something Wicked this Way ComesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    October comes around, and things get busy at the Davis property at Southeast Johnson Creek Boulevard and 43rd Avenue in Milwaukie. With nice weather, hundreds of people walk the property, which the family turns into the Davis Graveyard, with tombstones, a mausoleum, a hearse and an abbey facade.

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