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Board rejects vehicle license fee

A proposed vehicle license fee to pay for transportation projects did not move forward in Washougal.

Planning commission recommends Green Mountain PRD approval

The Camas Planning Commission has recommended approval of a planned residential development that will eventually bring up to 1,300 new home sites to Camas.

Three die in SR-14 collision

Three people, including a 7-year-old boy, were killed in a head-on collision on state Route 14 in Skamania County Saturday.

Three people die in SR-14 collision in Skamania County

Three people, including a 7-year-old boy, were killed in a head-on collision on state Route 14 in Skamania County Saturday night. According to the Washington State Patrol, just after 8 p.m., a blue 1997 Toyota Tacoma pickup truck driven by Heath T. Martin, 24, of North Bonneville, was traveling east near milepost 33 when it crossed the centerline and crashed into a westbound 2005 Toyota Sienna mini van carrying five people. The incident occurred three miles west of North Bonneville, in front of a Skamania County Fire District 5 station.

Garbage and parking issues cause concerns at Washougal parks

Jay Hill cooled off in the Washougal River Monday afternoon after work, as temperatures soared to the mid-80s.

ECFR, CWFD partnership discussions surface again

A financial analysis of a potential merger or additional partnership opportunities between the East County Fire and Rescue and the Camas-Washougal Fire Department could begin soon.

Suspect crashes stolen vehicle into house

A man was arrested Monday after he drove a stolen truck into a Camas area home.

Stolen vehicle crashes into Camas house

A man was arrested this afternoon after he drove a stolen truck into a Camas area home. At 11:15 a.m., Washington State Patrol received reports of a Nissan truck being driven recklessly eastbound on state Route 14.

Public hearing for Green Mountain PRD project reopens

The public comment period on a development that would ultimately bring 1,300 new home sites to Camas has been reopened.

Injuries keep local emergency crews busy

Local emergency crews responded to three separate incidents during the weekend that involved injuries caused by jumping into the Washougal River.