Skamania County Newswire

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  1. Historic forest cabin to move FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Columbian

    ... tool house and bunk house in the community of Willard along the upper Little White Salmon River in eastern Skamania County. It will be lifted from its foundation, placed on a trailer and driven slowly over Gifford Pinchot National Forest roads to ...

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  2. Remains from U.S.'s Mount St. Helens belong to Jap...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | WHTC

    ... gone missing, about 7,100 feet (2,164 meter) up the south slope of the 8,300-foot (2,530-meter) summit, the Skamania County Sheriff's Office said. His identity was confirmed by the medical examiner's office in nearby Clark County, which also borders ...

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  3. Remains found on Wash. volcano are Japanese hikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    The Skamania County sheriff's office says human remains found earlier this month on Mount St. Helens have been identified as those of a 27-year-old Japanese hiker reported missing last November after indicating he planned to climb the southwest Washington volcano.

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  4. Remains on Mount St. Helens are Japanese hikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Human remains found on Mount St. Helens have been identified as those of a 27-year-old Japanese hiker reported missing last November after indicating he planned to climb the southwest Washington volcano, the Skamania County sheriff's office said Monday.

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  5. Remains found on Mount St. Helens are Japanese hikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | KOMO News

    Human remains found on Mount St. Helens have been identified as those of a 27-year-old Japanese hiker reported missing last November after indicating he planned to climb the southwest Washington volcano, the Skamania County sheriff's office said Monday.

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  6. Remains found on Mount St. Helens likely that of missing Japanese manRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | NWCN.com

    ... Helens were performed with no results and the search was called off in December. On Saturday, August 9, the Skamania County Sheriff's Office said a renewed search effort that included 13 different agencies from Oregon and Washington took place on ...

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  7. Historic Gifford Pinchot National Forest cabin to be moved 16 milesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The News Tribune

    ... statement released Friday by the Forest Service. Once the forest's district office, the structure located in Skamania County is scheduled to be moved on Aug. 22 by Arsenault, LLC of Bend. Currently located five miles north of the Columbia River, the ...

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  8. Two people rescued near Naked FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Camas-Washougal Post-Record

    Skamania County Fire District first reponders assisted a woman with a shoulder injury and a boy who got his foot trapped between two rocks on Saturday.

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  9. Crews Rescue Washougal Man From Waterfall in Skamania CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | KNDU

    ... - A Washougal man is lucky to be alive after crews rescued him from a waterfall in Washougal River. The Skamania County Sheriff's Office responded around 8 p.m. Monday to a man stuck in the water at Dougan Falls. Personnel crews arrived and found ...

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  10. The Emergency Sasquatch OrdinanceRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Business Law Prof Blog

    ... with commentary by Underhill. The title comes from an ordinance adopted by the board of commissioners of Skamania County, Washington that made it illegal to slay Bigfoot. Apparently, the threat was serious because the county commissioners designated ...

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  11. Remains of Japanese climber on Mount St. Helens foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | KOMO News

    ... disappeared in November on Mt St. Helens was suspended Saturday after his remains were found. According to Skamania County Sherriff's office at around 2:00 PM this afternoon, searchers located male human remains near the 7100 foot level on the south ...

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  12. Human remains found on Mount St. Helens consistent with man who went missing in fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | The Olympian

    The Skamania County Sheriff's Office said the remains were found Saturday afternoon and are consistent with a Japanese man, 27-year-old Yosuke Onishi, who had been missing since November.

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  13. Search ends, remains of Japanese climber on Mount St. Helens foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | KPIC

    ... who disappeared in November on Mt St. Helens was suspended today after his remains were found. According to Skamania County Sherriff's office at around 2:00 PM this afternoon, searchers located male human remains near the 7100 foot level on the ...

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  14. Search resumes for Japanese climber on Mount St. HelensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | KATU-TV Portland

    The search is resuming for a Japanese climber who disappeared in November on Mount St. Helens. The Skamania County sheriff's office says more than 80 searchers with search dogs and technical mountain search and rescue teams will try to cover 18 ...

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  15. Search resumes at Mount St. Helens for man missing since NovemberRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | The Oregonian

    ... search about 18 square miles of "rugged" and "hazardous" terrain, according Undersheriff Dave Cox of the Skamania County Sheriff's Office. "We are extremely grateful to the many volunteer Search and Rescue members and the SW Washington Incident ...

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  16. Washougal woman arrested after 2 hour standoffRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | The Columbian

    Deputies with the Skamania County Sheriff's Office were called to a residence on Pine Drop Drive in Washougal early Wednesday morning.

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  17. Washougal woman arrested after allegedly threatening fiance with shotgunRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | The Oregonian

    ... when she allegedly pointed a shotgun at her fiance, police said. Susan Miller was taken into custody after Skamania County sheriff's deputies were able to enter her bedroom where she had barricaded herself with weapons, the sheriff's office said in ...

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  18. Bonneville work will close ColumbiaRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    Commissioners authorized a closure of Columbia Street at its intersection with SR 4, across from Boege Road, so that Bonneville Power Administration can do some maintenance work August 18 and 19. Boyd Long, Bonneville's project manager, said the utility needs to replace a bad pole, and the affected high voltage electrical lines are too close to the ... (more)

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  19. McCabe, George to face off for 14th District House seatRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | The Columbian

    Republican Gina McCabe and Democrat Paul George will face off to succeed Rep. Charles Ross in the 14th Legislative District come the November general election.

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  20. Vancouver biker blamed in Skamania County crashRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | The Columbian

    The Washington State Patrol said David M. Johnson, 53, was riding his black Kawasaki westbound on Highway 14 when he crossed the center line and struck a Subaru driven by Michael Caulfield, 65, of Juneau, Alaska.

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