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Posted on: February 22, 2024

FGPD Community Police Academy Returns April 2024

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The Forest Grove Police Department is pleased to announce the return of the Community Police Academy starting this April.

The course begins on Wednesday, April 17 and will meet every Wednesday evening from 6-9 p.m. in the Forest Grove Community Auditorium ...

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Posted on: February 20, 2024

City Officials Tour Washington County’s Forthcoming CATT Facilities.

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Mayor Wenzl, Council President Rippe, and Forest Grove City Manager Tour Washington County’s Forthcoming CATT Facilities.

Mayor Malynda Wenzl, Council President Timothy A. Rippe, Forest Grove City Manager Jesse VanderZanden, and Washington County elected o...

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Posted on: December 28, 2023

Forest Grove Police Department Adds Officer Honl to Staff

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Originally from Warren, Oregon, Officer Honl began his career in law enforcement in 2018 when he joined the Washington County Sheriff’s Office as a corrections officer. He also holds an Associates Degree in Fire Science from Portland Community College.&am...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

"If I Were Mayor..." Student Contest

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“If I Were Mayor...” Student Contest Mayor Wenzl and the Oregon Mayors Association invite Forest Grove students, including home-schooled students to participate in the annual “If I Were Mayor...” Student Contest. St...

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Posted on: January 25, 2024

American Red Cross Honors Local Man for Saving his Uncle's Life

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The Red Cross Certificate of Merit presented for using training skills to save a life

On July 21,2023, Twenty-year-old Ryan Perez, put his lifeguarding and first aid skills to work to save the life of his uncle on Detroit Lake. 

His uncle, Tabor Wa...

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