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  1. Community notes: Vancouver's Lamb swims to short course age-group marksRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Vancouver resident Willard "Wink" Lamb, 92, set world records in the 1,500-meter freestyle for the 90-94 age group in 30 minutes, 41.82 seconds, the 800 free , and the 100 free . Vancouver's Willard Lamb was among the swimmers who set age-group world records during the Northwest Zone Short-course Masters Swimming Championships.

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  2. NOW volunteers plan patrols TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Volunteers with Vancouver's Neighbors on Watch program plan a "saturation patrol" through the city from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. Forty volunteers, who act as extra eyes and ears for police officers, will split into 16 patrol teams and fan out across the city looking for problems such as vandalism or abandoned vehicles.

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  3. Washougal woman arrested in home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A Washougal woman has been arrested in connection with an August home invasion in which a 51-year-old Camas man was held hostage in an attempt to force him to pay a debt. Nicole R. Bryden, 34, appeared in Clark County Superior Court on Monday on suspicion of first-degree burglary and unlawful imprisonment.

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  4. Benton leading trade mission to CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Columbian

    State Sen. Don Benton, R-Vancouver, will lead a weeklong trade mission to Cambodia, where he hopes to promote Southwest Washington agriculture and architecture. "The whole idea is to strengthen both trade and governmental ties with another country," Benton said.

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  5. Port of Camas-Washougal proposes park on waterfrontRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Columbian

    The Port of Camas-Washougal has filed a request with the city of Washougal seeking preliminary site plan approval to build a 5.73 acre waterfront park along the Columbia River. It's the port's latest step in a larger effort to transform a 40-acre parcel into a mix of recreational, commercial and residential spaces.

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  6. Robbery, police chase suspect appears in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A Vancouver man with more than a decade of criminal history appeared in Clark County Superior Court today on suspicion of robbing an east Vancouver convenience store and then ramming police vehicles in order to evade police, prompting an hourslong search. Judge David Gregerson held Thomas J. Keys, 41, in lieu of $250,000 bail based on his concern for the public's safety, and appointed Vancouver attorney Heather Carroll to defend him.

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  7. Off Beat: Telling tales from 'The Roosevelts: Vancouver Edition'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Columbian

    When members of America's most Burns-worthy family visited Vancouver 70 years ago, it was Page 1 news a even when the news wasn't reported for a week or so. Ken Burns' latest documentary took a 14-hour look at one family that produced two presidents and one first lady: the Roosevelts.

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  8. Story Lead ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Will September reach a total of 1 inch of rainfall? It would take some significant showers in these final two days. Local weather coverage is online here .

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  9. Teresa Brum: Committed to downtown revitalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Columbian

    Professional experience: Includes 18 years as the city of Spokane's business and development director and, most recently, two years running Brum & Associates, a private consulting firm. Education: Master's degree in urban planning and public administration from Eastern Washington University in Cheney; bachelor's degree in history from Middle Tennessee State University.

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  10. Early-learning honor for Rivers, ClevelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Columbian

    Sen. Ann Rivers, R-La Center, and Sen. Annette Cleveland, D-Vancouver, were honored for their work to increase access to early learning. The two legislators were awarded Crayon Awards from the Early Learning Action Alliance for their commitment to helping children in their first five years of life.

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  11. Utility work to begin on Columbia Way projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Columbian

    Work on the installation of deep underground utilities for the Columbia Way extension will start Monday at the south end of Columbia Street. Nutter Corp. will be installing water, sewer and stormwater pipes, according to a press release from the Port of Vancouver.

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  12. Gallery with guns may await Moeller next sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | The Columbian

    Earlier this summer, Rep. Jim Moeller took to Facebook and issued what some gun-rights advocates perceived as a challenge. "I will refuse to conduct the business of the state as long as any 'open carry' nuts in the gallery," Moeller, D-Vancouver, wrote on his Elect Jim Moeller Facebook page.

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  13. N.D. regulators consider oil stabilization policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Columbian

    Most Clark County residents don't pay close attention to the North Dakota Industrial Commission. But the three-member regulatory body has the authority to influence something increasingly familiar to Southwest Washington and the Northwest: oil trains.

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  14. Clark County judicial candidates build their casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Columbian

    Candidates for Clark County's Superior Court bench faced off Friday in a forum hosted by the Clark County Bar Association. Superior Court Judge Bernard Veljacic and his nonpartisan challenger, Bob Vukanovich, answered questions from local attorneys during the noon hour in the Clark County Public Service Center.

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  15. Visit Vancouver USA moves to new officesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Columbian

    The tourism marketing organization Visit Vancouver USA has relocated its business offices to 1220 Main Street, Suite 220, in downtown Vancouver. The organization will continue to operate its walk-in visitor center at the Fort Vancouver Historic Reserve at the east end of Officers Row to serve visitors with maps, brochures and visitor guides.

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  16. Port of Vancouver names Cadet its tenant of the year for 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Columbian

    The Port of Vancouver has presented Cadet, a manufacturer of high-efficiency electric heaters and thermostats, with its 2013 Tenant of the Year award. The 57-year-old company's recycling practices, involvement in the community and various efforts to support is employees were among the reasons it received the award, the port said in a news release.

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  17. Updated Homicide suspect in manhunt held on $1M bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Columbian

    Deputy Prosecutor Michael Vaughn said that Yancy stabbed Gary L. Adams, 50, outside of a Hough neighborhood residence Wednesday night at 900 W. 16th St. following a "trivial" argument. Adams died instantly, Vaughn said.

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  18. Bits 'n' Pieces: Giving the gift of hearing resoundingly rewarding experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Columbian

    The Amazon rain forest is hot and humid and sticky and, frankly, overwhelming. And it was nothing to complain about, Katie Kelley found right away.

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  19. Robbery suspect sought in east Vancouver manhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Columbian

    Law enforcement officials have converged on an east Vancouver neighborhood looking for a suspect in an armed robbery late Thursday night. As of midnight, officers had set up a containment area that includes the area around Endeavour Elementary School and the Madison Park Apartments on Northeast 28th Street near 124th Avenue.

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  20. Mount St. Helens came back to life a decade agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Columbian

    23, 2004: A swarm of tiny, shallow earthquakes beneath the 1980-86 lava dome begins at 2 a.m. The swarm increases in intensity, then declines within two days. a Sept.

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