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  1. Bits 'n' Pieces: Nuances of chess hook Vancouver teenagerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Samir Sen is a national chess champion. The 18-year-old hopes to go for his grand master title after he graduates from Skyview High School.

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  2. Murdock grant to aid University of PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Columbian

    The M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust will give the University of Portland a $500,000 grant for the school's Beauchamp Recreation and Wellness Center. The $23.7 million center is under construction and is named for the Rev.

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  3. Morning Press: Sheriff logo, Oregon taxes, Madore chairman hintRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Columbian

    The Clark County Sheriff's Office seven-point star is part of the new decals being applied to the agency's patrol vehicles. The Clark County Sheriff's Office seven-point star is part of the new decals being applied to the agency's patrol vehicles.

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  4. Save The Date: Earth Day event tops full list of weekend offeringsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Tibetan monk Lobsang Yeshi uses a tool to create a sand mandala, or sand painting, at Clark College's Cannell Library in Vancouver in 2012. The monks will return to the library to create --and destroy -- another mandala from April 27 to May 1. ( Celebrate Earth Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at the Family Eco-Fair.

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  5. In Our View: Cheers & JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Cheers: Congress has approved renewal of the Secure Rural Schools Program, which provides money to counties that have been devastated by a downturn in the timber industry. Over the years, the funds have proven crucial to keeping many counties in the Northwest functioning - including Skamania County to the east of Clark County.

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  6. Guard stands watch at BNSF Railway lineRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Washougal Mayor Sean Guard pauses at the railroad tracks, near his downtown Washougal campsite. On Friday, he began a weeklong camping trip next to the intersection of Main and 32nd streets, where he will count all the oil trains rolling through Washougal at all hours of the day.

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  7. Locals make motivated return to Boston MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Running the Boston Marathon for the first time last year was both inspiring and uplifting for Christine and Mike Donabedian of Vancouver. The mood was celebratory one year after the bombing that shook the fabled race.

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  8. Embezzler gets 3-year prison termRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A former Vancouver Bolt & Supply employee was sentenced Friday to three years in prison for stealing more than $475,000 from the business between 2006 and 2010. Geneva Bethany Degagne, 38, of Vancouver appeared in Clark County Superior Court to be sentenced on 30 counts of second-degree theft and one count of third-degree theft.

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  9. Vancouver schools official to lead Washougal districtRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Columbian

    The Washougal School District has announced that Mike Stromme, a high-ranking administrator with Vancouver Public Schools, will become its new superintendent this summer. Stromme, currently the associate superintendent for teaching and learning in Vancouver, will take over for Superintendent Dawn Tarzian, who plans to retire in June.

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  10. Census Bureau sets event to hire field representativesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Columbian

    The U.S. Census Bureau is hosting a hiring event April 24 to find candidates for short-term work as field representatives for a Clark County survey. The agency says it will soon begin hiring for the 2015 American Housing Survey.

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  11. Police: Washougal woman deals meth from hospital roomRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A Washougal woman was accused of selling meth from her hospital room while she was a patient at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center. Police arrested a Washougal woman Thursday after they discovered she was dealing methamphetamine from her hospital room without drawing attention from hospital staff.

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  12. Go: Ideas for your weekend - Yuri's Night, Earth Day, Pet FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    The Pearson Air Museum will celebrate Yuri's Night, an international commemoration of Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, the first human to travel into outer space, completing an orbit of the Earth on April 12, 1961. The local celebration runs 5 to 9 p.m. April 18, featuring a rocket making lab and launch pad, the Oregon L5 Society, a screening "Wall-E," rated G, at 7:30 p.m. and a ranger-led sky tour, weather permitting.

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  13. Vital StatisticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    Lisa M. Woodward and Arturo A. Loret de Mola, Vancouver, a boy, Arlo A. Loret de Mola, April 2, 7 pounds, 12 ounces. The Columbian's policy is to publish all Clark County Superior Court felony sentencings, as provided by the Clark County Clerk's Office.

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  14. Vancouver Symphony's concerts put young artists in spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    Matthieu Galizia, from left, Nathan Kim and Yun Teng, the winners of the Vancouver Symphony's Young Artists Competition, will perform with the symphony Saturday and Sunday. Enthusiasm can be contagious, especially around talented teenagers.

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  15. Vancouver school board to attend meeting, dinner eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    Members of the board of directors of Vancouver Public Schools have been invited to attend two events from 3:30 to 9 p.m. April 19. The League of Innovative Schools spring meeting will kick off at the Heathman Lodge, 7801 N.E. Greenwood Drive. Board members also will attend a dinner at Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, 1945 S.E. Water Ave., Portland.

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  16. Overnight fire in Fruit Valley displaces family of 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    Vancouver firefighters were called to a kitchen fire at 1922 W. 31st St. minutes before midnight Thursday, Vancouver Fire Capt. Greg Weber said.

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  17. College notebook: George Fox's Arn wins NWC heptathlon titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    George Fox University senior Charity Arn dominated the heptathlon competition at the multi-events competition of the Northwest Conference track and field championships held Monday and Tuesday in Tacoma. The Woodland High School graduate totaled 4,333 points to claim the conference crown, the only competitor to break 4,000 points.

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  18. Events a new way to tour homes in Clark CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    Clark County's new showcase for local builders to present their homes to the curious and to prospective homebuyers comes complete with a kick-off social event focusing on local food and drink. The New Homes Tour, organized by the Building Industry Association of Clark County, opens the doors to 19 new homes in Camas, Vancouver and Ridgefield to the public.

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  19. High fashion takes big step forward in VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    What: Couve Couture spring fashion show, featuring 11 designers, including Seth Aaron Henderson, winner of both "Project Runway" and "Project Runway All Stars," and more than 100 models. The Vancouver show, featuring collections from 11 designers, will set the record for the longest runway in the United States when models take their 175-foot walk through uniquely decorated rooms at Providence Academy on Saturday, said Alisa Tetreault, one of the two main organizers.

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  20. Calls for Artists, April 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    Columbia River Sweet Adelines Chorus seeks women singers, ages 16 and older, for four-part harmony. Reading music not required.

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