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Camas begins to craft 20-year vision plan

The city of Camas is on a journey toward creating a comprehensive plan update that will provide the framework to guide how the city will develop during the next 20 years. Officials are hoping to get the community’s feedback as part of that process.

Washougal Salary Commission to discuss potential raise for councilors

The Washougal Salary Commission could approve a raise for city councilors.

‘Messy Church’ to be held at Camas United Methodist Church Oct. 28

Local church to provide dinner and activities for a variety of ages.

Candidates air views at CHS forum

Candidates running for a handful of county, state and federal offices answered questions posed by Camas High School students during a recent forum. Organized by the Camas Youth Advisory Council, participants in the forum included men and women running for Third Congressional District and 18th Legislative District positions, and Clark County commissioner.

‘Curious George’ goes to Guatemala

Catherine “Cath” Alvey, of Washougal, and a few “Curious George” books recently made an impression on some children in Guatemala.

Tidland property has new owners

A recent purchase by a local company will enable another long term business to stay put.

Washougal Towne Square apartments sold for $1.7 million

The temporary relocation of some Washougal Towne Square apartments residents has begun, after REACH Community Development, Inc. purchased the 40-unit complex with a plan for extensive improvements.

Electrical failure blamed for Grove Field fire

Investigators have determined that an electrical equipment failure started a fire that caused nearly $1 million in damage to hangar bays at Grove Field in Camas.

Proposed ECFR budget eliminates three firefighter positions

On the eve of the onset of discussions about East County Fire and Rescue’s 2015 proposed budget, which includes the possibility of firefighter layoffs, one of the district’s longtime commissioners turned in his resignation.

Read to the Dogs: A captive audience

Viviane Deva, 6, and sister, Ave, 8, take turns reading to Cooper. a certified therapy dog, at the Camas Public Library.