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  1. Groups seek roles in trial for oil terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    ... in the trial that will help decide the fate of the oil terminal proposed at the Port of Vancouver. The city of Washougal, one of the petitioners and home to five at-grade rail crossings, wasn't shy about its concerns. So far, the state-level review ...

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  2. Washougal man Tasered, arrested after pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Columbian

    A Washougal man suspected of intoxicated driving led police on a high-speed chase that ended with police using a Taser to arrest the driver. The incident started when someone called 911 at about 11 p.m. Thursday to report a suspicious person waving a gun or knife while inside a parked SUV outside the Washougal Police Department, 1320 A St. Officers attempted to stop the vehicle, but it sped off at a high rate of speed and drove onto state Highway 14, according to police.

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  3. Washougal police arrest man after late-night chase on Washington 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Oregonian

    Police arrested a man late Thursday in Washougal, Washington, after an off-and-on pursuit that involved the use of spike strips and intentional ramming of the suspect's car, according to a news release. Just after 11 p.m. Thursday, February 26, 2015, officers responded to reports of a suspicious person in a green SUV waving a gun or knife outside the Washougal Police Department on A Street.

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  4. In Our View: Jail Proposal a Rare Win-WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Columbian

    ... lease 15 beds in the Skamania County Jail in Stevenson. Some Clark County prisoners, probably those from the Camas-Washougal area who don't need to appear in a Vancouver courtroom, would be housed there. That would free up more beds in Vancouver for ...

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  5. Final tally confirms school bonds' passageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Columbian

    ... bond measures need to hit a 60 percent approval rate to pass. Proposition 5, a $57.7 million measure for Washougal schools, passed with 61.03 percent approval. And Hockinson's Proposition 1, a $39.9 million measure, passed with 62.21 percent of the ...

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  6. Dazzling finale for LeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Camas-Washougal Post-Record

    Abby Lees came back to the Tacoma Dome Saturday and gained the prize she lost out on a year ago. The Washougal High School sophomore went home with the 155-pound girls state championship. Buy this photo After coming up short in the state championship ...

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  7. Port approves Grove Field Airport engineering contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Camas-Washougal Post-Record

    ... Johansson Architecture, PC, was awarded a $99,550 contract during the Feb. 17 meeting of the Port of Camas-Washougal Commission. The vote was 2-0. Commissioner Bill Ward had an excused absence. The design and engineering contract amount is covered ...

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  8. Gum disease can lead to tooth lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Columbian

    ... with gum disease is it's kind of a silent disease," said Dr. Dave Stinchfield, a dentist at Discovery Dental in Washougal. "Many times it doesn't rear its head until it's quite advanced." Gum disease is caused by bacteria from the buildup of plaque ...

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  9. Photo gallery: Mat Classic 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Columbian

    ... match in Tacoma on Saturday, February 21, 2015. Tollen won the state title with a 16-9 decision. ( Abby Lees of Washougal, left, works against Jessica Cardenas of Sunnyside in the girls 155-pound championship match at Mat Classic at Tacoma on ...

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  10. Washougal schools career and technical education director to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Columbian

    Washougal School District Career and Technical Education Director Marsha Spencer announced she will retire at the end of the school year, ending a 37-year career in education. Since Spencer was hired as the CTE director in 2009, she has brought such classes as American Sign Language, digital photography and medical terminology to the high schools.

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  11. Story Lead ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Columbian

    ... the charter. Johnson forwarded Mielke a press release from the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce and the Camas-Washougal Chamber of Commerce, in which they announce their support of the charter. "Thought you might be interested in what is being ...

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  12. Portland weather: High wind advisory issued for Saturday night and SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | OregonLive.com

    ... late (Saturday) through mid-day Sunday," the Weather Service said. "Locations include: Vancouver, Battle Ground, Washougal, Hillsboro, Portland, Oregon City and Gresham." Although recent wind storms have knocked down weaker trees in the region, the ...

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  13. Bits 'n' Pieces: Washougal singer takes prize, heads for New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Columbian

    ... e is excellent but she needs to work on the "artistic interpretation" of what she's singing. Maguire, 24, lives in Washougal, operates voice studio Anne Maguire Music in Camas, and directs the choir at Mill Plain United Methodist Church in Vancouver.

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  14. Evergreen's biggest wrestlers among best at first day of Mat ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Columbian

    ... year, Newburn then won 5-3 over Quincy's Victor Salgado, a fifth-place finisher last year in 1A. At 120 pounds, Washougal's Zach Oster won two matches 7-5 and 6-0, respectively. His semifinal opponent is Adam Adkinson of Sedro Woolley, the No. 2 ...

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  15. Go: Ideas for your weekend - Cultural Lu'au, Vancouver goes HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Columbian

    ... and Feb. 27; 2 p.m. Feb. 22 and March 1, and 3 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Washburn Performing Arts Center, 1201 39th St., Washougal. Tickets are $12 to $15, and $10 to $13 for youth and seniors. Family Day is Feb. 21, with tickets $10 to $13 for everyone. ...

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    Thursday Feb 19 | The Columbian

    World War II veteran Fern Shaw, right, salutes Thursday in Washougal as he gets a Legion of Honor award from Jack Cowan, a French representative in Washington. were Germans or Americans."

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  17. Former Thriftway owner dies at 99Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Columbian

    Norman C. Danielson, who at one time owned and operated four Thriftway grocery stores in Clark County, passed away Feb. 12 at his home in Camas. He was 99. Danielson launched his retail career in Clark County in 1938 when he began managing a hardware store in Washougal that he and his brothers Val and Gil had purchased.

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  18. You Can helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Columbian

    ... for 40 participants to plant trees from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge in Washougal. All ages are welcome. Students can earn community service hours for participating. Snacks and beverages will be provided. ...

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  19. Boys basketball: Aberdeen 48, Washougal 45Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Columbian

    The Washougal comeback never quite made it back Tuesday in the consolation semifinals of the Class 2A District 4 boys basketball tournament at Centralia High School. Payton Campbell hit a crucial 3-pointer with 3 minutes to play, and Aberdeen led from start to finish in a 48-45 victory over the Panthers.

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  20. Camas-Washougal wrestlers earn tickets to TacomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Camas-Washougal Post-Record

    Washougal junior Yaneli Martinez pins Hoquiam sophomore Bree Hyder to win the 100-pound regional girls championship Saturday, at Kelso High School.

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