Business News

PeaceHealth gives to Free Clinic

PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center recently donated $75,000 to the Free Clinic of Southwest Washington.

Providing hometown care

A local woman who performed at a senior center in Forest Grove, Ore., as a teenager, is the director of admissions and marketing at Prestige Care and Rehabilitation, in Camas. When Dianna Kretzschmar was 16, she received a Rotary Club scholarship for her service project of playing a piano at the senior center dances. The other band members were older than 70.

Port to hold retreat Aug. 22

Port of Camas-Washougal Commissioners and some staff members will meet for several hours during a planning retreat.

Mental health counselor provides services in Camas

A licensed mental health counselor is now practicing at Camas Chiropractic Center.

Nashville duo will perform Aug. 30 at Caps N’ Taps

A duo from Nashville will perform at Caps N’ Taps in Camas on Aug. 30.

Crossroads Festival postponed to next year

The organizers of the Crossroads Gathering Festival are looking forward to 2015, after deciding not to hold the event this year. One of the event’s planners, Jeff Guard, said the fundraising campaign needed to start earlier than it had, and there were some logistical issues.

Public Health Advisory Council seeks applicants

The Clark County Board of Health is seeking individuals to fill vacancies on the Public Health Advisory Council.

Three Board of Equalization seats filled

The Board of Clark County Commissioners recently appointed three community members to fill seats on the Board of Equalization.

Businesses, citizens to be honored for commitment to people with disabilities

The Clark County Developmental Disabilities Advisory Board and Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce are accepting nominations of businesses and individuals for the National Disability Employment Awareness Community Awards.

Local buildings are among 'Top Projects'

The first building in the Steigerwald Commerce Center is on the list of “Top Projects” of Southwest Washington, named by the Vancouver Business Journal. The 21,600 square foot structure, at 4125 S. Lincoln St., Washougal, has housed Foods in Season — a distributor of seafood, caviar, specialty meats, mushrooms and truffles — since April. Team Construction, LLC, of Vancouver, was the general contractor for the $2.167 million project.