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Apollo 13 lunar module pilot Fred W. Haise Jr. greets his wife Mary with a kiss shortly after the Apollo 13 crew and their wives were reunited at Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii.

Astronaut’s wife relives Apollo 13’s disastrous mission

For a time in 1970, Mary Haise was at the center of a media firestorm because her husband, astronaut Fred Haise, was...
Cast members Lura Longmire (left), Rick Hoover and Mary Reischmann

Mask & Mirror presents Michael McKeever’s hilarious farce Suite Surrender

On May 6 Mask and Mirror Community Theatre will open its live production of Michael McKeever’s hilarious award-winning farce Suite Surrender at...

Upcoming Programs at Tigard Library: May 2022

Connect with Tigard Public Library in-person and online! Tigard Public Library has books, media, and programs for the whole family, and curbside...
Bill Gerkin

2022 Tigard Chamber Shining Stars Recipients Named

Please join us in congratulating the 2022 Tigard Shining Star Award Recipients and thanking them for their service to our Tigard community....
Tigard Mayor Jason Snider

Tigard City Council agrees on term limits

Snider ineligible for re-election in November After serving for 12 consecutive years, Tigard’s elected officials must take a two-year...
Rory Moore

Rory Moore named principal at Templeton Elementary and Kalapuya Early Learning Center

Tigard-Tualatin School District (TTSD) Assistant Superintendent Dr. Lisa McCall announced Rory Moore has been named Principal of Templeton Elementary School (TES) and...
Frances stump stands behind an assortment of oranments, key chains, and necklaces she made and contributed for the fundraiser.

Rise Church Bake Sale raises $4,400 for Ukrainian Relief

On April 2nd, Rise Church hosted a Neighborhood Bake Sale in the church parking lot. The Bake Sale raised over $4,400.00. All...

Pet Talk: May 2022

Picky Eaters We hear it all the time. Worried, exacerbated, frustrated pet owners wondering what next to try with...
Jason Snider, Mayor's Corner

Mayor’s Corner: May 2022

Move4May Fostering a Healthy Tigard Last month was historic. For the first time in almost 120 years, we saw...
Six-year-old Nathaniel Sprague snuggles with Jalapeño, a chicken he named. Nathaniel, the youngest of Elizabeth and Mike Sprague’s five sons, has autism. Spending time with the family’s animals helps the boy with sensory regulation, his mother said.

Backyard chicken proponent says urban farmers need more education, not additional regulation

As Tigard officials consider directly addressing backyard chickens with city code, education, not additional regulation, is the most sustainable path forward, according...