Local News

Washougal voters approve capital improvements bond

The Washougal School District's $57.68 million capital improvements bond has passed by a slim margin.

Celtic Concerts to benefit Winter Hospitality Overflow program

The Winds and Strings Band will perform this weekend, to raise money for the Winter Hospitality Overflow shelters.

Enge’s work will be on display at Latte Da

Watercolors by Camas native Skip Enge will soon be on display at Latte Da Coffeehouse and Wine Bar.

WHS graduate is involved in fish fundraiser

Donations toward artwork created by a former local resident will enable the Port of Camas-Washougal to install additional art pieces along a waterfront trail.

ECFR begins strategic planning process

“Where are we now? Where are we going? How will we get there?”

Camas railroad bridge project is part of BNSF capital program

A project that will lead to the replacement of the railroad bridge in Camas is part of a $189 million capital program being led by BNSF Railway Company in Washington.

A dust-up over Windust Meadows

A group of Camas residents are hoping to inspire changes to a proposed development that has the potential to bring nearly 200 homes to a currently forested area.

City installs new signal at 38th Avenue and Parker Street

Ongoing roadway improvements on Northwest 38th Avenue in Camas most recently included the installation of a new traffic controller, and with it motorists are getting accustomed to changes to the signal’s timing.

Deadline to apply for ECFR Commission seats extended

East County Fire & Rescue commissioners decided to extend the time available for citizens to submit letters of interest for two vacant board positions.

Camas woman is an Iris Award winner

A Camas resident known for her professional achievements and commitment to social causes is among the winners of the 2015 Iris Awards.