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Thursday Apr 10 | The Columbian

1856 Cascades battle topic of history talk

Military historian Bruce Mulkey will discuss the aftermath of the 1856 Battle of the Columbia River Cascades at 6 p.m. April 18. The presentation at the 40 et 8 Chateau, 7607 N.E. 26th Ave., is part of the Vancouver Barracks Military Association's monthly history lecture series.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

KGW-TV Portland

Gold coins found in cans may have Vancouver connection

A couple from northern California found the coins when they were out for a walk.

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Sat Mar 29, 2014

The Oregonian

Fort Vancouver Trust announces 2014 Marshall Leadership Award winners

Rick Drake, of the General George C. Marshall Foundation, was the keynote speaker at the ceremony where Jose Scott and Matthew Bisturis were presented with the 2014 Marshall Leadership Awards by the Fort Vancouver National Trust.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Columbian

In Our View: History Sets Us Apart

What makes Vancouver unique from the rest of the Portland metropolitan area? Our position safely across the Columbia River in Washington, for one.

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Thu Mar 13, 2014

The Oregonian

Don't fear failure

One of the questions posed by an audience member to Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor during her appearance in Portland Tuesday was: What advice would you give yourself when you were a high school freshman? Ulysses Grant was a brevet captain stationed at Fort Vancouver in 1852.

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