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FreeWashington County • Crime • Police Apr. 10
Sheriff's Office seeks public help in locating suspect wanted on litany of charges
The Washington County Sheriff's Office is seeking public help in locating an alleged hit-and-run driver and auto thief involved in a crash north of Cornelius on NW Susbauer Road and NW Long Road.
FreeOregon • Coronavirus • Government Apr. 6
Brown announces vaccine eligibility for all 16 and older on April 19
Starting April 19, all Oregonians aged 16 and older will be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine, Oregon Governor Brown announced Tuesday morning.
FreeWashington County • Coronavirus • Health Apr. 5
April 5 sees new swaths of Washington County residents eligible for vaccine
Just three days after Governor Kate Brown said a fourth surge of the COVID-19 pandemic was at Oregon’s doorstep, the Oregon Health Authority announced that wide swaths of the population now are eligible to schedule an appointment for a first round of vaccinations.
Buxton • Manning • Transportation Apr. 5
Pongratz Road to close for three months for bridge, culvert replacement
Pongratz Road has many road users, human and animal alike. But this summer, it will be closed for three months for a bridge replacement and a culvert replacement project.