Articles tagged with: Washington County

03 March 2015

Emergency dispatchers test out treadmills, on the job

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. --- Emergency dispatchers in Washington County, outside of Portland, are testing treadmills, while on the job, at their 911 call center. It began six months ago on a voluntary-basis. ...

09 February 2015

No punishment for peeping?

Posted in Regional

Ore. --- (KGW)  A 62-year-old man didn't violate Oregon law when he used his cellphone to take photos up a 13-year-old girl's skirt at Target, a Washington County judge ruled.But, court recordings ...

11 June 2014

A tunnel for turtles

Posted in U.S. & World News

Washington County, Minn. --- (KARE)  Minnesota's first tunnel designed specifically for migrating turtles is being installed on a rural road near Big Marine Lake in Washington County.The special cu ...