Wednesday Dec 4
The News Tribune
An option for a tree-cutting expedition
Every winter, a few hardy souls embark on the great wild Christmas tree hunt. Cutting trees on National Forest land is both inexpensive and can be a family adventure provided safety protocols are followed.
Children will be OK after hit by car while boarding school bus
KELSO, Wash. Two children were taken to a hospital Tuesday morning after they were hit by a car while they were trying to get on a school bus, according to the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office.
Crash sends woman to area hospital
A rear-end crash on state Highway 503 in north Clark County Monday morning sent a La Center woman to the hospital as a precautionary measure, according to Washington State Patrol.
Christmas tree permits to go on sale
The $5-per-tree permits are available at all ranger district offices, forest headquarters in Vancouver, Wash., and at several commercial vendors.