Jennifer Bosket

Nine Lives and Counting…

Eight cats and kittens are living in safe, healthy, loving homes today thanks to a woman who alerted Tualatin resident Jennifer Bosket that about 16 to 18 felines were living around a...
Basalt Creek Parkway extension

County ties Basalt Creek Urban Renewal to Parkway Extension project

Tualatin City Councilors asked to support parkway, bridge project over objections A proposed urban renewal district in Basalt Creek and Tualatin’s Southwest Industrial area is now tied to a...
Quarterback Jackson Jones

Tualatin football will be led by talented skill players

Tualatin High School enters the 2021 prep football season as one of the top teams in class 6A, despite playing in the perennially challenging Three Rivers League.  The Timberwolves...
Man Wearing Mask

New law extends COVID tax credit for employers

Through new laws passed by Congress and the quick action on the part of Kate Johnson, a local business owner, thousands of businesses in Oregon are about to get the lifeline they...
Frank Bubenik and Lou Ogden

Tualatin City Council moves forward with term limits measure

The Tualatin City Council has moved forward with plans to place a measure aimed at expanding the city’s term limits for elected officials on the ballot for the May 17, 2022, special...
Herman Road Improvements

Council approves Herman Road improvements

It may have stopped generating tax increment financing revenue 11 years ago, but the Leveton Urban Renewal District is still producing improvements for the city of Tualatin.  Established in...
Casey Wood

From School Lunches to Baseball Games – Angel Dads provide Father Figures

Men sometimes get a bad rap in today’s society as parental figures.  Tualatin resident Casey Wood says that’s because many of them do, in fact, come by that reputation...

Aging in Place: September 2021

Remember this image from a column a year+ ago when masks were mandatory? Then, for a month or so this summer after 15 months of wearing masks,...

Talking Trash in Tualatin

Be part of the solution, not the pollution! Thirty-two community members volunteered in our Do It Yourself program to pick up litter. Armed with gloves, litter grabbers, and plastic...
National Preparedness Month

A month-long ode to… preparation!

Pride in June, Black History in February, Ice Cream in July, Poetry in April, Breast Cancer Awareness in October, Noodles in March.  National “Months” - some serious, some just...