ECFR Commission fires chief

Following an executive session tonight that lasted more than two hours, the East County Fire and Rescue Commission voted to terminate the contract of the district’s fire chief.

Rock scaling work causes traffic delays on SR-14

Drivers who use state Route 14 east of Washougal should expect delays up to an hour between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 8, and Friday, Jan. 9.

ECFR commission calls special meeting

A special meeting of the East County Fire and Rescue Board of Commissioners will be held Thursday, Jan. 8, at 3 p.m., at Fern Prairie Station 91, 600 N.E. 267th Ave., Camas.

Brooks & John will perform in Washougal

A well-known local musician will perform at the Washburn Performing Arts Center in Washougal Saturday, for the last time. Fingerstyle guitarist John Standefer, a former Camas-Washougal area resident, will take the stage with Brooks Robertson at 7 p.m.

Local woman dies in a residential fire

A Skamania County resident died in a house fire.

Donation will help expand Washougal library’s collection

A local author and his wife recently made another donation to the Washougal Community Library.

Camas plans second ‘Vision Summit’

City leaders continue efforts to solicit community feedback as part of the comprehensive planning process.

McCauley is named acting county manager

With the new home rule charter now in effect, County Administrator Mark McCauley has assumed his role as acting county manager under an agreement approved in late December by the Board of County Commissioners.

Double the joy, double the fun

The recent holidays were extra special for Bob and Pat Orr, of Camas.

Smith named Regional Transportation Council Board chairwoman

Camas City Councilwoman Melissa Smith was recently named chairwoman of the Regional Transportation Council Board of Directors. Smith was appointed to the seat by an 8-2 vote.