Local News

C-Tran Board composition will change in January

Discussions regarding the composition of the C-Tran Board that began more than a year ago finally came to a conclusion on Nov. 18. As a result, both Camas and Washougal will now have their own director seats — instead of sharing one.

ECFR issues layoff notices

In about three weeks, East County Fire and Rescue will be operating with three fewer firefighters.

Washougal School Board authorizes bond

The Washougal School Board has authorized the district to issue a general obligation capital bond to address safety, student capacity and facility needs.

Washougal schools will start two hours late Thursday, Nov. 20

The Washougal School District announced this morning that all of its schools will open two hours late Thursday, Nov. 20.

Creating a space of their own

Thanks to a grant from Samsung and the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, local students will have access to technology tools in a comfortable, safe environment after school lets out for the day.

Stuff the Bus food drive underway

Donations are currently being collected for the largest food drive in the Camas-Washougal area.

Dietzman will resign from Camas City Council

One of the senior members of the Camas City Council on Monday announced her intention to resign.

A decade of serving the hungry

A former migrant worker who lived in Texas is gratified to help feed residents from Camas, Washougal and neighboring communities.

ECFR could vote on 2015 budget tonight

The East County Fire and Rescue Commission is expected to vote tonight on its proposed 2015 budget. If approved as presented, three of its paid firefighters will lose their full-time jobs at the end of the year.

Washougal schools will start two hours late on Monday

Classes at schools in the Washougal School District will run two-hours late on Monday.