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  1. CRESA: No errors during manhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Clark County 911 dispatchers made no errors during the chaos that led to police shooting a Vancouver man they mistook for a fleeing gunman on Halloween, Clark Regional Emergency Services Agency said Tuesday. The supervisor and six dispatchers working during the event followed agency policies, procedures and state law, CRESA said in its review of 911 recordings and investigative police reports.

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  2. Vancouver man who leapt from I-5 Bridge has not been foundRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Columbian

    At 12:51 a.m. Friday, multiple police agencies were sent to the bridge for a report of a man on the pedestrian walkway, threatening to jump. Police tried to talk to 18-year-old Trystan Gabriel Wilder, but he soon jumped, said Portland Police Bureau Sgt.

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  3. Five blocks of proposal for waterfront unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Columbian

    The central feature of Vancouver's new waterfront park likely will be a futuristic, triangular pier that juts 90 feet over the Columbia River, a dock so modern it will be suspended from cables rather than supported by pilings. The dramatic pier, along with the 7.2-acre park and a $1.3 billion residential and commercial development sprawling 21 city blocks, will be a "game-changer" for Vancouver and Southwest Washington, predicts Vancouver Mayor Tim Leavitt.

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  4. Victory FC announces new season scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Vancouver Victory FC will begin its second season with a preseason match on April 4, and kick off play in the Evergreen Premier League on April 26 at Yakima. The men's amateur soccer team has three preseason matches scheduled, including a visit to Oregon State to play the Beavers.

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  5. Vancouver driver accused of hitting patrol carsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A Vancouver man appeared in Clark County Superior Court on Tuesday morning for allegedly ramming two police cars in the Sifton area. Although the vehicles were damaged, nobody was hurt.

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  6. Sex offender updateRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A Level III sex offender, considered among the group most likely to reoffend, was recently released from prison and moved to west Vancouver. Michael Bolds, 39, registered his address in the 6000 block of Northwest 20th Court after being released from the Stafford Creek Corrections Center, the Clark County Sheriff's Office said.

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  7. Political women on the agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Several women who have held community leadership roles - including some pioneering politicians - will share their perspectives in a Thursday panel discussion in Vancouver. The 7 p.m. "First Thursday" event at the Clark County Historical Museum, 1511 Main St., will feature a panel of women who have served or are serving as community leaders of Clark County.

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  8. OHSU cardiovascular, PeaceHealth team upRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Columbian

    PeaceHealth and Oregon Health and Science University's Knight Cardiovascular Institute have joined forces to enhance cardiovascular surgery services throughout Southwest Washington. The collaboration will use the expertise of OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute surgeons and researchers to build on the range of complex heart and vascular procedures already offered at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center in Vancouver and PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center in Longview, according to a news release.

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  9. Weather Eye: It's spring in Clark County, despite what the calendar saysRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Columbian

    We are back in our familiar weather pattern, with strong high pressure offshore. This translates into dry and mild weather for us.

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  10. In Our View: 'Every Kid In a Park'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Columbian

    One of the greatest benefits of living in the Western United States is our unparalleled access to national parks, national forests and national wildlife refuges. In Clark County alone, there's the Fort Vancouver National Site and the Ridgefield and Steigerwald wildlife refuges.

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  11. Vancouver extends moratorium on crude oil facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Columbian

    The Vancouver City Council on Monday unanimously voted to extend a moratorium on expanding or establishing crude oil-handling facilities, prompting the audience to break into applause. Moments earlier, roughly a dozen people took the microphone to praise the council's stance against oil terminals in Vancouver and voice support for continuation of the six-month moratorium adopted Sept.

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  12. Vancouver approves accident settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    The Vancouver City Council on Monday authorized a $175,000 payout to a driver who was T-boned by a police officer responding to an emergency call last summer. Vancouver resident Arthur B. Metzger, 80, suffered 10 broken ribs, facial cuts and a concussion in the crash, which occurred June 30 while Vancouver police Officer Keith Tyler was heading to the scene where a fellow police officer had just been shot.

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  13. Community notebook: Jenkins wins women's Fort Vancouver RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    Jenna Jenkins of Camas was the first woman to finish the 12-kilometer course during Sunday's Fort Vancouver Run. Jenkins, 42, completed the race in 49 minutes and 12 seconds, 40 seconds in front of Jan Hunt from Sublimity, Ore.

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  14. Benton, Cleveland vote against transportation packageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    Two Southwest Washington senators bucked majorities in their respective parties to vote against a $15 billion transportation package on Monday. The package carves out about $160 million for a handful of highway projects in Clark County, plus $6 million in transit and rail upgrades.

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  15. Vancouver man appears in court in stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    An 18-year-old man faces a charge of first-degree assault after he allegedly stabbed another man in the stomach. Mason James Cruze of Vancouver was driving in the 600 block of Southeast 110th Avenue just after 1 a.m. Saturday when he spotted Gabriel Jimenez walking home from work, according to a probable cause affidavit filed in Clark County Superior Court.

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  16. Port of C-W ready for building phase of major projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    The Port of Camas-Washougal is poised to launch several major construction projects, including a park and trail, and a building that will enable an existing tenant to expand. It's all part of the port's $6.1 million capital spending plan for this year.

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  17. Third suspect in kidnap, robbery case appears in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    A man has been identified as the third suspect in case involving a group of men who allegedly lured the victim to a Vancouver home before assaulting and robbing him. Scott William Thomas, a 25-year-old transient, made a first appearance Monday on charges of first-degree kidnapping, first-degree robbery, second-degree theft and second-degree assault in a Dec. 26 incident.

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  18. Fort Vancouver proposes stockade fee hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Columbian

    Jon Jarvis, director of the National Park Service, left, and Fort Vancouver Superintendent Tracy Fortmann, take a tour of the Vancouver Barracks property in 2010. ( Fort Vancouver National Historic Site was categorized as a "Group 1" national park through a process that started several years ago.

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  19. Blind athlete association fundraiser raises $175,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Columbian

    A dinner and auction held on behalf of the Northwest Association for Blind Athletes raised nearly $175,000, according to the organization. The event, held Saturday at the Hilton in downtown Vancouver, included five athletes sharing their stories to help raise money for sports and recreational programs.

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  20. Off Beat: Readers quick to catch mislabeled river photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Columbian

    That wasn't the Columbia River: It was the Willamette that showed up in our recent story-photo package about a longtime Vancouver journalist. The story recalled the career of Lev Richards, featured in an exhibit in the Confluence office just west of Pearson Air Museum.

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