News

Portland man last seen in Skamania

The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office is hoping the public can help find a Portland man who was reported missing Sunday evening.

Lake levels to decrease this week

Camas residents will soon notice water levels at Lacamas Lake becoming increasingly lower.

Schmid property is purchased for future park land

The land once occupied by George Schmid & Sons, Inc., offices and bulldozers has been purchased by the City of Washougal, as a future park site.

Concert to benefit charities

All proceeds from an upcoming country music concert in Vancouver will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project and Shared Hope International.

Agencies plan Sept. 11 ceremonies

Ceremonies will be held in the Camas-Washougal area, to remember the lives of firefighters, first responders and others who died in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.

C-Tran increases some bus fares

For the fifth time in five years, C-Tran has raised its fares.

ECFR voters will decide on EMS levy

On the Nov. 4 General Election ballot, East County Fire and Rescue will be asking its voters to approve the renewal of a levy that supports emergency medical services.

Local students post modest gains on state tests

Students in Camas continue to score well above average on all parts of the state tests, while Washougal students posted gains in science and reading.

Local schools face renewed sanctions of No Child Left Behind

After the federal Department of Education removed Washington’s No Child Left Behind waiver, local schools are being faced with a return of the former system.

Port approves Building 17 contract

The Port of Camas-Washougal Commission has taken the next step to add another building to the Steigerwald Commerce Center.