Closures, Snow, Weather

Snow closures and delays for Friday, Feb 8 through Sunday, Feb 10

A snow-covered Banks-Vernonia Trail on Jan. 1, 2017. Chas Hundley//Banks Post

BANKS – With a winter weather advisory in place until Saturday night, many local activities are already being cancelled or delayed, with more likely to come. We’ll keep a weekend list of all known closures and delays going here, and create a new one on Sunday evening should weather conditions prompt additional closures into the school and work week.

Hear about something we missed? Send us information about other closures to [email protected].

Visit for Forest Grove School District, Gales Creek, Glenwood, and Hillside-area closures.

Banks School District

District will close at 6 p.m. on Friday, all Saturday and Sunday events cancelled.

Friday Feb 8: Banks Middle School School Dance CANCELLED – district will likely find a new day to hold the dance.

Banks Public Library

Friday, Feb 8: Movie night at the Banks Public Library CANCELLED

Saturday, Feb 9: Teen Service Saturday event CANCELLED

Youth Sports

Little League evaluations have been rescheduled and will be held on Saturday, March 2.

Chas Hundley is the editor of the Banks Post and sister news publications the Gales Creek Journal and the Salmonberry Magazine. He grew up in Gales Creek and has a cat.

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