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SHELBY COUNTY: Engineers send I-65 widening plans to Montgomery for final review

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Hillsboro theater hosts clowns-only premiere of ‘It’

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Homeless dogs affected by Hurricane Harvey will arrive in Hillsboro Friday

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Homeless dogs affected by Hurricane Harvey will arrive in Hillsboro Friday


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Hillsboro business holding supply drive to help Harvey victims

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Man trained in martial arts suspected of assault in Hillsboro

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Hillsboro police K-9 Odie euthanized after battle with cancer

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Maryland police charge man with impersonating officer

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Injured RB Ty Montgomery appears close to return for Packers
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Injured Green Bay Packers running back Ty Montgomery has a chance to play Sunday at Minnesota. Montgomery was listed as full participant for a second straight day Thursday while wearing a flak jacket to protect broken ribs sustained against Chicago on Sept. 28. The practice Thursday was the lone padded workout of the week and a key in determining his availability   Read More ...
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With multiple broken ribs, Ty Montgomery yet to decide on status for Sunday
GREEN BAY — Ty Montgomery isn’t ruling himself out for Sunday’s game against the Dallas Cowboys. But the Green Bay Packers running back is promising he won’t do anything stupid, either — like playing with “multiple” broken ribs if the team’s medical staff advises him against it. As the Packers returned to work Tuesday from their mini-bye weekend following last Thursday’s win over the Chicago Bears, Montgomery confirmed he broke multiple ribs on his first carry of the Packers’ 35-14 victory — when Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan tackled him and one of the defensive linemen landed on top of Trevathan, who in turn squashed Montgomery’s chest   Read More ...
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Former firefighter from Hillsboro tended to wounded during Las Vegas shooting
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Among the thousands who were at the concert in Las Vegas Sunday night, some were from Oregon and Washington. Don Aman grew up in Hillsboro. He now lives in Yakima, Wash. and spends his summers going to music festivals with his wife. The Route-91 Harvest Festival was the last of the year for him. And one he will never forget   Read More ...
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Tori Roloff And Baby Jackson Find The Perfect Pint-Sized Pumpkin At Roloff Farms
Little People, Big World stars Tori Roloff and Baby Jackson just kicked off an important time of year for the Roloff family: pumpkin season. Pumpkin season is a big deal for the Roloffs because the spherical orange squashes help attract huge crowds to their family farm in Hillsboro, Oregon. The Roloff Farms Pumpkin Patch is a big draw for fans of fall, and the seasonal attraction will officially open to the public on September 30   Read More ...
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Pedestrian killed in Hillsboro crash
A man was killed Friday night after a car hit him when he was walking in a Hillsboro street, Washington County sheriff's deputies said. The man was reportedly walking in the street near Southwest Baseline Street and 331st Avenue shortly after 9 p.m., sheriff's spokeswoman Deputy Shannon Wilde said. He was hit by a car shortly after. The man died at the scene   Read More ...
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This Teacher Turned His Classroom Into a Magical Hogwarts Destination
School is officially back in session, but for some lucky Oregon students, they'll be returning to their studies like wizards thanks to a teacher who transformed his classroom into a magical Hogwarts commonroom . Kyle Hubler, a math teacher at Evergreen Middle School in Hillsboro, Oregon, decorated his classroom like a Hogwarts study abode, complete with designated tables for the different houses, quills and inkwells, loads of books, a Pensieve, and a sign marking the door to enter as Platform 9 and 3/4   Read More ...
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Oregon Teacher Creates A Unique Harry Potter-Themed Classroom For His New Elementary School Students
Kyle Hubler is a teacher in Hillsboro, Oregon who was such a big fan of Harry Potter growing up that he decided to give his new students a special treat by creating a Harry Potter-themed classroom for them. When Hubler learned that the 2017-2018 school year would see him settling into a new classroom, he decided to do something unique and spent 70 hours decorating his new classroom at Evergreen Middle School to surprise his new seventh and eighth graders   Read More ...
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Pedestrian killed when he stumbled onto I-5 near Ridgefield
RIDGEFIELD, Wash. (AP) - The Washington State Patrol says a Vancouver man was killed when he stumbled into Interstate 5 traffic near Ridgefield and was hit by an SUV. The patrol says 51-year-old Valentin Reyes-Guitierrez died in crash late Saturday. The Columbian newspaper says troopers believe alcohol or drugs were a factor in causing Reyes-Guitierrez to stumble into traffic. The driver of the SUV, a 53-year-old man from Hillsboro, Oregon, wasn't injured   Read More ...
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Tot Spot appeals state's decision to deny Hillsboro license
Tot Spot Childcare and Learning Centers of Fargo sent a letter last week asking the North Dakota Department of Human Services about the process of appealing the denial of its child care license for its Hillsboro location, according to documents obtained by the Herald. The state cited 26 violations that occurred at the facility since it opened Aug. 30, 2016. Tot Spot closed late last month   Read More ...
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Hogwarts or Hillsboro? Middle school teacher's Harry Potter-themed classroom goes viral
Kyle Hubler's classroom at Evergreen Middle School has enough Harry Potter-themed treasures to keep a Niffler busy for weeks. The Hillsboro educator has recently been popping up all social media feeds for his intricately decorated teaching space. Headlines about the Hogwarts-like classroom are peppered throughout the internet, from ABC to Yahoo News. Hubler said the idea of decorating his classroom like a Hogwarts common room came to him the previous year   Read More ...
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Montgomery Gentry Debuts New Song ‘Better Me’ At Troy Gentry’s Memorial
Following an emotional farewell for Troy Gentry Thursday, the other half of country music’s Montgomery Gentry, Eddie Montgomery, released a new song called “Better Me.” The song was played at the end of the singer’s memorial which took place at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee, which was attended by 1,500 family, friends and fans. It is the first music from the band’s album that was scheduled for release in 2018, according to   Read More ...
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SHELBY COUNTY: Engineers send I-65 widening plans to Montgomery for final review
Any driver headed through Shelby County on i-65 could use some relief. It's coming! A three-and-a-half-mile stretch of the interstate will be widened to six lanes. This week, engineers sent designs to Montgomery for final review. The plan is to widen the stretch from exit 238 in Alabaster to exit 242 in Pelham. The Alabama Department of Transportation considers this part of 65 one of the most congested sections in the Birmingham metro   Read More ...
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Food delivery startup Waitr debuts in Montgomery
Restaurant on-demand service Waitr is launching today in Montgomery and expects to hire 200 people before the year's end. Waitr launched in Birmingham in June and has spread to about 100 cities since its launch from Lake Charles, La. "Our decision to enter Montgomery is a reflection of overwhelming public demand for a new restaurant on-demand delivery in the area," said Addison Killebrew, Launch Director for Waitr   Read More ...
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Missing Pregnant Teacher Found Dead; Boyfriend Charged
The pregnant high school teacher who was missing from Maryland was found buried in a shallow grave on Wednesday, and her boyfriend has been charged with killing her. Laura Wallen, an Olney, Maryland, resident who was four months pregnant, had been missing for nine days. A search and rescue team found the 31-year-old's body about noon Wednesday in Damascus, Maryland, Montgomery County Police Chief Tom Manger said in a news conference Wednesday night   Read More ...
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Hillsboro motorcyclist dies in Bow crash, police say
A Hillsboro motorcyclist died Sunday afternoon in a collision on Route 3A in Bow. The 53-year-old man – who has not yet been identified – was not wearing a helmet at the time, police said. His passenger, a 52-year-old woman, was taken to the hospital after suffering injuries that were not considered life-threatening, according to reports. Police said the man and the woman were related   Read More ...
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Troy Gentry of country duo Montgomery Gentry dies in crash
LUMBERTON, N.J. - (AP) - The Latest on a helicopter crash that killed country singer Troy Gentry, half of the duo Montgomery Gentry (all times local): A helicopter pilot who died in a New Jersey crash along with singer Troy Gentry, of the country duo Montgomery Gentry, has been identified. A Medford Police Department spokesman says the pilot was 30-year-old James Evan Robinson, of Meigs, Georgia   Read More ...
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Hillsboro theater hosts clowns-only premiere of ‘It’
HILLSBORO, Ill. - The clowns were out in Hillsboro, Illinois Thursday night, for a clowns-only premiere of 'It'; the remake of the horror film based on Stephen King's novel. "We're kind of known for doing big premieres at this theatre here," said Cary Eisentraut, Orpheum Theatre. "We decided to capitalize on it by having a clowns-only premiere where you have to dress up as a clown to go to the 7 o'clock shows   Read More ...
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Facility's closing leaves Hillsboro with few day care options
HILLSBORO, N.D.—The Tot Spot child care center in Hillsboro is closed after North Dakota officials declined to renew its operating license this week.The state's   Read More ...
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New Hillsboro teachers prepare for school year with three-day orientation
HILLSBORO, Ore. — Classes for students in the Hillsboro School District won't start until next week, but new teachers are already preparing for the school year with a three-day orientation. The "Summer Summit" orientation is for brand new teachers -- and teachers new to the Hillsboro School District. "I think initially it's like being a deer in the headlights. We had some walk in to a session this morning and to see what to expect," one teacher said   Read More ...
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Homeless dogs affected by Hurricane Harvey will arrive in Hillsboro Friday
HILLSBORO, Ore. — Dozens of homeless dogs from Texas are slated to arrive in the Portland area Friday afternoon. The dogs will arrive via plane in Hillsboro, thanks to the help of the Humane Society of the United States, the Oregon Humane Society, the Humane Society of Southwest Washington and several other organizations. After arrival, the dogs will be placed in shelters, examined by veterinarians and evaluated for adoption   Read More ...
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Oregon Boy, 11, Calls 911 to Report His Mom’s Alleged Drunk Driving
An Oregon woman was arrested Saturday night after her 11-year-old son called 911 to report that she was allegedly drunk while driving him home from a baseball game, PEOPLE confirms. Nicole Norris, 30, and her son were driving home from the game, in Hillsboro, Oregon, when he called in distress, law enforcement says. The boy called dispatch at 8:49 p.m., according to authorities   Read More ...
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Hillsboro business holding supply drive to help Harvey victims
HILLSBORO, Ore. — A local business is putting out the call for help, looking to send much-needed supplies to Texas. Starting Tuesday, Mach-1 Motorsports in Hillsboro is holding a supply drive. They plan to collect food, rain gear, flashlights, batteries, blankets, and much more. You can find a full list of supplies needed on their Facebook page or give them a call at (503) 547-1820   Read More ...
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Mike Montgomery's performance raises questions about Cubs' stretch-run rotation
Losing Jon Lester for a couple of starts in August wasn't the worst thing that could have happened to the Cubs. In fact it may have been the best thing in the long run. Mike Montgomery has done a stellar job as Lester's fill-in, throwing six shutout innings against the Reds last week and allowing one over seven-plus innings Monday in the 6-1 victory against to the Pirates   Read More ...
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Man arrested after party turns violent in Hillsboro
HILLSBORO, Ore. — Deputies say a Hillsboro party turned violent in the early hours of Sunday morning. One person was sent to the hospital and another landed in jail. Washington County deputies responded to a call on Rood Bridge Road around 4:30 a.m. That's where they found a 31-year-old man badly hurt. As deputies arrived, a car sped away from the scene   Read More ...
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Man trained in martial arts suspected of assault in Hillsboro
A fight at a party Hillsboro in the early hours of Sunday left one man severely injured and another booked into Washington County jail on allegations of assault. The victim, Jacob Gloria, a 31-year-old, was transported to an area hospital. He suffered severe head injuries, police said. The fight took place in the 5600 block of Southwest Rood Bridge Road in Hillsboro at about 4:20 a   Read More ...
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Fatal crash in Montgomery County, IL
Montgomery Co., Ill. – Illinois State Police are investigating a two vehicle fatal crash which occurred on I-55 at mile post 52. The driver and passenger of a car that was sideswiped by another vehicle were ejected from the car when the driver lost control causing the car to go off the highway and overturn. Both were pronounced dead on the scene   Read More ...
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Albuquerque Fire Department’s chief leaving for new job in Oregon
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque’s fire chief has quietly accepted a new job in Oregon. The city of Hillsboro, Oregon issued a press release late Wednesday announcing David Downey as their new chief. Downey has been the Albuquerque Fire Department’s chief since 2014. He has been with AFD for 24 years. Downey was appointed by Mayor Berry. An AFD spokesperson says his last day will be September 15   Read More ...
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SureID cuts 79 more Hillsboro jobs - that's 376 layoffs since May
Struggling Hillsboro technology company SureID plans to lay off another 79 Oregon employees by Monday, bringing its total job cuts to 376 since May. SureID provides identity authentication technology to the military and other large organizations to ensure the people who visit their sites are authorized to be there. The privately held company has been deteriorating rapidly since last spring, when it lost a contract with the Navy that provided 70 percent of its revenue   Read More ...
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Fellow Republicans rebuke Trump over government shutdown threat
By David Morgan and Chuck Mikolajczak. WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's fellow Republicans rebuked him on Wednesday after his threat to shut down the U.S. government over funding for a border wall rattled markets and cast a shadow over congressional efforts to raise the country's debt ceiling and pass spending bills. "I don't think anyone's interested in having a shutdown," the top Republican in Congress, House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan, told reporters on Wednesday in Hillsboro, Oregon, where he visited an Intel factory   Read More ...
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House Speaker Paul Ryan visits Intel, talks tax reform
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan visited employees at Intel's Hillsboro, Oregon office on Wednesday, pushing for tax reform, which is high on Republicans' agenda once Congress returns from recess. (Aug. 23) HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan discussed tax reform during a visit to Intel's offices outside Portland, Oregon. The Oregonian reports that Ryan was joined Wednesday by U   Read More ...
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Fellow Republicans rebuke Trump over government shutdown threat
President Donald Trump's fellow Republicans rebuked him on Wednesday after his threat to shut down the U.S. government over funding for a border wall rattled markets and cast a shadow over congressional efforts to raise the country's debt ceiling and pass spending bills. "I don't think anyone's interested in having a shutdown," the top Republican in Congress, House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan, told reporters on Wednesday in Hillsboro, Oregon, where he visited an Intel factory   Read More ...
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Toddler, 55-year-old Montgomery man killed in I-85 crash in Macon County
A 16-month-old child from Hapeville, Ga. and a 55-year-old Montgomery man were killed Friday night in a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 85 in Macon County. Three others were injured in the crash, which occurred at around 6:30 p.m. about two miles north of Shorter. Troopers say a 2011 Freightliner tractor-trailer struck a 2001 Toyota Sienna, which then caused the Toyota to hit a 2014 Ford Focus. The roadway between the 22 and 26 mile markers is closed until bridge repairs can be made   Read More ...
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Hillsboro police K-9 Odie euthanized after battle with cancer
HILLSBORO, Ore. – A Hillsboro police K-9 was euthanized Thursday night after losing a battle with cancer. The dog's name was Odie. More details about Odie will be released Friday, police said. In 2014, he became the first Hillsboro police K-9 to be certifiably trained to detect human scent and illicit drugs.   Read More ...
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Work starts on first hotel in Nashville's Hillsboro Village
$37M Moxy Nashville project to also include 47 apartments, retail space Story Highlights The Millennial-focused Moxy hotel project will include 130 hotel rooms and 6,000 square feet of retail space. Monthly rents for the 47 apartments should be in the $1,200 to $2,000 range, developer Greg Averbuch said. Meanwhile, law firm Whitfield Bryson & Mason LLP plans to relocate to a larger Germantown building. Investor Treg Warner paid $1 million for a Hillsboro Village area office building on Belcourt Avenue   Read More ...
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Budget cuts lead to some layoffs, discontinued programs at Jefferson College
HILLSBORO • State budget cuts are forcing Jefferson College to raise tuition, layoff several staff and eliminate a degree program and other services. “They hurt because we are such a thin organization already,” college president Ray Cummiskey said of the cuts. Thursday night, Cummiskey’s team is bringing a budget proposal to their governing board for approval. The biggest change is a potential tuition increase If approved by the board, The tuition increase would be $8 a credit hour for in-district students; $12 for out-of-district/in-state students; and $16 for out-of-state students   Read More ...
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Montgomery Sen. Madaleno considering race against Hogan
Sen. Richard S. Madaleno, who may be Gov. Larry Hogan's most outspoken critic in the General Assembly, said Wednesday he is considering a run for the Democratic nomination for governor. Madaleno, a Montgomery County Democrat, told a reporter who asked about his plans that he could be included on the list of Democrats considering a run against Hogan in 2018. Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, Prince George's County Executive Rushern L   Read More ...
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Maryland police charge man with impersonating officer
Montgomery County police have arrested and charged a man they say impersonated a police officer. Police say 35-year-old Itai Ozderman is also facing gun charges. Police say detectives learned in February that Ozderman had been impersonating an officer and obtained a search warrant for his home. Police say when they searched it they found seven handguns, two assault rifles and a shotgun, as well as body armor, tactical vests, ammunition and a Baltimore County Police Department badge   Read More ...
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Sheriff: Carjacking suspect linked to $15k theft at Cornelius store
HILLSBORO, Ore. — The Portland man accused of carjacking a woman and then crashing her car is now facing theft charges for a smash-and-grab robbery at a Cornelius store. On January 19, someone stole more than $15,000 in gold necklaces from display cases at the Cornelius Fred Meyer store. Washington County Sheriff’s deputies searched the area, but couldn’t find the suspect. Police arrested Marshall Andrew Litten as the suspect in a carjacking in Hillsboro on February 2   Read More ...
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AL officials react to AG Sessions' Russian controversy
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Alabama officials are reacting to news of a growing controversy involving U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' contact with Russian officials prior to President Donald Trump's election. Here's what they're saying: Sen. Richard Shelby, R-AL: “This afternoon I watched Attorney General Sessions’ press conference where he thoroughly explained his responses to the Judiciary Committee. As I have said before, I hold Jeff’s integrity in the highest   Read More ...
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Man convicted in 1975 death of newspaper boy dies in prison
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) _ A man convicted in the 1975 abduction and murder of an Illinois newspaper carrier has died in prison. The Montgomery County coroner’s office says 78-year-old Robert Henry Lower died Sunday from medical complications at Graham Correctional Center in Hillsboro. Fifteen-year-old Joey Didier was delivering newspapers in Rockford when Lower abducted him the morning of March 4, 1975. The Rockford Register Star reports Lower was convicted of   Read More ...
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