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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.

City of Camas implements changes to improve utility billing practices

The Camas City Council recently approved the first in a series of utility billing code changes aimed at improving customer service, saving staff time and providing greater equity to billing.

Post-Record reporters win WNPA awards

Two members of the Camas-Washougal Post-Record staff recently won state writing awards.

Happy Halloween fun in Camas-Washougal

Ghosts, goblins and goodies. With Halloween fast approaching, many special events and activities for kids are happening throughout the month.

Washougal community center is among 2015 budget topics

The Washougal budget for 2015 is at least several weeks away from being adopted, and city department heads have been presenting proposals for consideration.

Home rule charter draws support, criticism

Supporters of the Clark County home rule charter say it will create a more efficient form of government and strengthen citizen representation. Opponents suggest it will do quite the opposite. Voters will have the opportunity to decide for themselves during the upcoming Nov. 4 General Election. The charter proposition requires a simple majority approval to pass.

St. Anne's offers alternative worship service

On Sunday, Oct. 19, St. Anne's Episcopal Church is launching a new worship service called "The Table," which will offer a very different experience from the traditional Sunday morning services.

Get rewards for hiking in the Gorge

Second annual Fall Hike the Gorge weekend starts today

School levy is back on the Nov. 4 ballot

Voters in the Mount Pleasant School District will be asked to approve a 2-year, $310,000 measure