Soldiers' graves graced by Old Glory
Volunteers placed small flags - most of them red, white and blue - at grave markers in Vancouver’s historic Post Cemetery.
Thu May 23, 2013
Wahkiakum County Eagle
Memorial Day weekend ahead
I enjoyed a gorgeous Monday with lots of sunshine and blue skies. However, as the day ended, it began to pour.
Mon May 20, 2013
Portland housing agency extends its REACH
REACH Community Development Corp., which developed Gray's Landing at Portland's South Waterfront, is now in charge of Vancouver's Affordable Community Environments following a strategic partnership.
Sun May 19, 2013
Columbia Land Trust's reach, reputation keep growing | May 19
Stewardship lead Kate Conley joined the Columbia Land Trust earlier this year. The Vancouver-based nonprofit, founded in 1990, now has a staff of about two dozen employees.
Fri May 17, 2013
Testimony continues in Astoria motel shooting case
The Daily Astorian reports that Russian-born Yvegeniy Savinskiy of Washougal is accused of attempted aggravated murder and other charges.
Tue May 14, 2013
Washougal Humane Society volunteers upset by firing | May 14,
Following the firing last month of the no-kill animal shelter's top-ranking employee, the Humane Society's board members are taking heat from a vocal group of volunteers who say the move doesn't make sense.
Mon May 13, 2013
Leavitt, Guard, Onslow among those filing Monday morning | May 13,
Vancouver Mayor Tim Leavitt, Ridgefield Mayor Ron Onslow and Washougal Mayor Sean Guard were among those who showed up Monday morning at the Clark County Elections Office to file for re-election. The three mayors were joined at about 9 a.m. by Donald Stose, a Ridgefield city councilor, and Dean Bloemke, a commissioner for Clark County Fire District ... (more)
Sun May 12, 2013
Columbia River northern pikeminnow bounty catches off to a good start
The harvest total from May 1-5 was 3,299 pikeminnow from 999 anglers for a catch average of 3.3 fish per angler with six tags recovered.
Sat May 11, 2013
Three hurt in Washougal car crash | May 11,
Three people were injured Saturday in a two-car collision on state Highway 14 in Washougal, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Thu May 09, 2013
Clark College offers more classes, more days to eastern Clark County
Since opening in 2009, Clark College at Columbia Tech Center has provided access to education four days a week to the eastern portion of the college's service district, which includes Clark County communities like Camas and Washougal as well as parts of Skamania and Klickitat counties.
Tue May 07, 2013
Candidate filing period starts Monday
The in-person period to file a declaration of candidacy will begin at 8 a.m., Monday, May 13 and runs through 5 p.m., Friday, May 17.
Sat May 04, 2013
Guard weighs in as diet winner | May 4,
Camas resident Laina Harris receives prizes Saturday for losing the most weight - 93 pounds - in the yearlong "Camas and Washougal on a Diet" competition.
Wed May 01, 2013
"College'' teaches trail-building techniques | May 1,
Bill Hawley of Washougal demonstrates how to place a large stone using a rock bar to improve drainage on Gorge trail No.
Home fire in Camas is a total loss
Crews were dispatched at 12:41 p.m., to 3627 N.W. Sierra Drive. Approximately 25 personnel on nine units from the Camas-Washougal Fire Department, Vancouver Fire Department and East County Fire and Rescue, were at the scene.
Bus rapid transit still on track in Vancouver
The C-Tran board wants to move forward on building a bus rapid transit system that would use bigger, faster buses like these in Eugene.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Report of Washougal home invasion unfounded | April 30,
Police say that a 5-year-old Washougal girl who reportedly woke up to a man in her bedroom was an unfounded report.
State Fish and Wildlife Southwest Washington fish checks
April 22-28: 162 bank anglers caught seven chinook and four steelhead, and released one chinook and three steelhead; 32 boat anglers caught four chinook and released one.
Port of Camas-Washougal hosts disaster response drill
On the morning of April 23, emergency vehicles descended onto the scene at the Port of Camas-Washougal offices.
Police: 5-year-old's claim that a man was in her room 'unfounded'
Police in Washougal say they now have no reason to believe that a man broke into a child's bedroom early Tuesday morning.
5-year-old screams, says man with a red hat is in her room
Police spent Tuesday morning searching for a suspect after reports that a man broke into a child's bedroom in Washougal.