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.

ECFR could face tough budget cuts

East County Fire and Rescue Commissioners will soon be contemplating some difficult decisions as they begin the district’s 2015 budget discussions.

A Cut Above

A retired pharmacist with Midwestern roots is finding joy through the hobby of woodworking.

Asphalt repair work begins Aug. 25

On Monday, Aug. 25, the City of Camas will begin five days of asphalt repairs on Northwest 18th Avenue, from Northwest Division to the top of Northwest Fargo Loop.

Golden Givers of Time

Area residents with years of wisdom, expertise and experience are sharing their knowledge with others and enriching their own lives in the process.

Putting life in his years

By all accounts, George Willis has packed a lot of living into his 89 years on this earth.

Local New Markets Tax Credits advisory committee is formed

Four projects will be proposed as potential recipients of New Market Tax Credits.

Miles of trials

Blue skies and bright green, expansive fields of grass provided the backdrop for this year’s Lacamas Valley Sheepdog Trial.