Anushka Naiknaware won the LEGO Education Builder Award in the 2016 Google Science Fair with her "smart wound care" project. She is this year's youngest winner.
Education | News | local | Health | Lead In The WaterOPB | Aug. 30, 2016 4:02 p.m. | Portland
Oregon schools are required to submit healthy school plans, but a lack of funding and requirements mean big improvements to school buildings may be years off.
Beaverton school officials have settled a civil rights complaint involving lost instructional time for special needs students.
A boundary committee has been working to rewrite lines all over the district, because Beaverton is opening a new high school. The latest proposal came out just days ago, surprising many parents.
The university and the Beaverton, Oregon-based athletic apparel company announced the deal on Thursday. The current partnership had been scheduled to end in July 2018. It will now continue to 2033.
The Beaverton Police Department disclosed Thursday that three officers fired at a man who shot an officer at a trailer park.
Beaverton police say the officer shot Wednesday while responding to a domestic disturbance call at a trailer park has been released from the hospital.
News | local | OPB News BlogOPB | Feb. 5, 2015 9:15 a.m. | Portland
Uber is counting down the days until it can start picking up customers in Portland again. Though the ride service is available in Portland's suburb and drivers can drop off in the city center, it's difficult to work more than part time without customers in the City of Roses.
News | local | OPB News BlogOPB | Jan. 16, 2015 7:45 a.m. | Portland
Headlines for Friday, Jan. 16: Swanson Group Manufacturing will rebuild its mill on the same site as its previous facility; Nike is beginning its $150 million expansion in Beaverton; and more.
News | local | OPB News BlogOPB | Nov. 19, 2014 2:14 p.m. | Portland
Off the record comments from an Uber executive have left some Oregonians questioning if the rideshare service should be welcome in the state's larger cities, namely Portland where the company has yet to set up shop.
News | local | OPB News BlogOPB | Nov. 12, 2014 7:45 a.m. | Portland
Headlines for Wednesday, Nov. 12: Snow is coming to Oregon; the rideshare company Uber is launching in Portland suburbs today; Oregon gas prices reach a four-year low; and more.
News | local | Sports | OPB News BlogOPB | June 24, 2014 7:39 a.m. | Portland
Headlines for Tuesday, June 24: Three former UO basketball players are banned from the university for at least four years, officials are investigating the death of hundreds of bees in Beaverton over the weekend, water in five upper Klamath Basin creeks is now being regulated and more.
News | local | OPB News BlogOPB | April 30, 2014 6:37 a.m. | Portland
Headlines for Wednesday, April 30: Wednesday is the last day to sign up for Cover Oregon, Portland City commissioners may impose a road repair fee, Deschutes County commissioners deny a zoning request that would have brought more home construction to Central Oregon and more.
News | local | OPB News BlogOPB | April 15, 2014 7:13 a.m.
Headlines for Tuesday, April 15: Taxes are due today, a fire destroyed a mobile classroom in Beaverton this morning, CenturyLink said 4,500 calls failed to get through to 911 last week in Washington and more.
Five suspects accused of using food program benefits to gain profit