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Second fire district commissioner resigns

For the second time in less than three months, an East County Fire and Rescue commissioner has resigned. On Dec. 17, Chairman George F. “Jack” Hoober, 81, submitted his letter of resignation to ECFR officials.

Washougal offers 'Refuel Fridays'

Representatives from the city of Washougal, local non-profits, churches and the Washougal School District are involved in an effort to feed the hungry during the cold winter months. That includes “Refuel Fridays,” which begin Jan. 2, in the Washougal Community Center, 1681 “C” St.

Drug trafficking arrests made in Skamania

Two Skamania County residents were arrested late last week after an intensive nine month investigation into the trafficking of heroin and prescription medications.

Police arrest suspects in vehicle prowl cases

Two Vancouver residents were arrested Monday in connection with numerous vehicle prowls that had recently taken place in Camas. According to a press release from the Camas Police Department, on Dec. 22 law enforcement units responded to a call of a vehicle prowl in progress. Responding officers located the suspect vehicle and stopped it. The occupants were identified as Joshua L. Huggins, 35, and Destiny L. Ortiz, 25, both of Vancouver.

CHS staff member arrested on felony sex charges

Robbyn D. Mattson charged with child molestation, sexual misconduct and fourth-degree assault

Washougal police investigate weekend shooting

An active investigation is occurring in Washougal, following the discharge of a firearm.

Developer presents vision for site on 38th Avenue

Preliminary plans are being made for a new commercial and high density residential development on Northwest 38th Avenue in Camas.

Rail safety is discussed in Washougal

Representatives from Washougal, Camas, Stevenson, Woodland, Longview and Ridgefield recently met with BNSF Railway Company officials to discuss oil train traffic and safety issues.

Patron tour addresses building needs

Washougal residents got an up close and personal look at facilities that will be the focus of an upcoming bond measure.

Power restored to much of Clark County following wind storm

Less than 100 Clark Public Utilities customers in the Camas area remain without power this morning following a day of intense winds.