Local News

Washougal selects new superintendent

The Washougal School District has selected its new superintendent. According to a press release issued today, current Vancouver Public Schools Associate Superintendent of Teaching and Learing Michael Strommeis the the new superintendent for Washougal School District.

Washougal woman suspected of dealing drugs from hospital room

A Washougal woman will likely face drug charges after she allegedly sold methamphetamine from her hospital room.

Fire damages popular local comic book store

Rebecca and David Dotson were at a comic book convention in Seattle when the phone call came in.

Whiskers in the workplace

While “Take your Dog to Work Day” is scheduled for June 26, that pet-friendly event happens almost every day — with dogs, cats and birds — in some Camas and Washougal businesses.

Washougal mayor to camp by the railroad tracks

Washougal Mayor Sean Guard plans to spend a week camping at 32nd and Main streets, to record the number of trains that travel through the city.

Superintendent candidate interviews begin today

The Washougal School District has announced the names of the four candidates who will be interviewed this week for the superintendent of schools job.

‘Sweet bronze dog’ is first step in walking tour effort

Pappy, Millie, Farrell, Camie, Liberty, Lily and Sir Isaac Ruprecht Fluffernutter III (or “Bob” for short).

Washougal School Board narrows superintendent search to final four

After receiving 21 applications from all over the country, the Washougal School District will host an open house to introduce the final four candidates to the public.

Forum focuses on regional affordable housing barriers

A forum about affordable housing attracted more than 30 people to Camas High School.

Going the distance

After an exhilarating day of hurdling and handing off the baton, Camas High School seniors Jordan Davis and Ryan Gunther gained Athlete of the Meet awards at the Tiger Invitational Saturday, in Battle Ground.