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Camas Plant & Garden Fair blooms in downtown Saturday

The 18th annual Camas Plant and Garden Fair will be held Saturday, May 9, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., in downtown Camas.

A tribute to the Posy Patrol

It all started with a letter Uta Zuendel received in her mailbox more than 20 years ago.

Friberg-Strunk Street improvement project complete

Work was recently completed on the multi-million dollar Friberg-Strunk Street improvement project in Camas.

Boy injured in hit-and-run collision

A Washougal woman appeared in Clark County Superior Court Monday on a series of charges including felony hit and run.

Workshop will focus on successful campaigning

The Clark County Auditor’s Office is sponsoring a campaign workshop, “Winning Ways to Run for Office.”

Mayor’s time by the tracks concludes

Washougal Mayor Sean Guard was back in City Hall Monday, after spending a week observing trains at 32nd and Main streets.

Higgins will run for a second term

Camas Mayor Scott Higgins plans to seek a second term in office. Higgins, 43, was elected to the City Council in November 2001 and served for almost 10 years. He was appointed mayor in June 2011, then was elected to the position the following November with 81 percent of the vote.

Port celebrates Earth Day with cleanup

Tires, tin cans, bottles, plastic bags and cardboard were among the items found by volunteers Wednesday, at the future site of Washougal Waterfront Park and trail, at the Port of Camas-Washougal.

Boy injured in hit-and-run collision

A 5-year-old boy was injured Friday evening after he was hit by a motorist who then fled the scene.

Camas head softball coach put on leave

Camas High School head softball coach Ken Nidick was absent from the dugout during Wednesday's home game against Battle Ground because he has been put on administrative leave by the district.