WSU medical school would benefit community

I am proudly both a Husky and a Coug. With the exception of one day a year, this distinction has been a great advantage for me both personally and professionally.

Letter to the Editor for March 3, 2015

Camas leaders should ‘think practical’ There will be much controversy regarding whether to put in a stop light vs. a roundabout at the intersection of Sixth Street and Norwood.

Women are shaping the community

As Women’s History Month gets underway, an upcoming event will feature local residents who have had significant impacts on the communities of Camas and Washougal, as well as Clark County and the state of Washington.

Letters to the Editor for Feb. 24, 2015

HB 1951 makes sense I support House Bill 1951, sponsored by Rep. Liz Pike (R-Camas), which clarifies our state law on the use of unmarked vehicles in law enforcement.

The culminating senior project: An invaluable experience

The senior project.

Washington’s rural communities need a federal forest solution

In 2015, Washington state can continue to play a leading role in efforts to improve the health of our federally-owned forests while restoring economic opportunity to our rural forested communities.

Washougal should approve vapor device ordinance

The Washougal City Council is considering implementing an ordinance prohibiting the sale to minors of e-cigarettes and hand-held vaporizers or “vape pens,” as they are commonly known.

Letters to the Editor for Feb. 10, 2015

Pike’s priorities are wrong It’s incomprehensible that for Rep. Liz Pike, R-Camas, the first item on her agenda at the start of this legislative session was guns.

Filling the gap

The thought of a child going to school with torn or ill-fitting clothing and tattered and worn shoes is heartbreaking.

Letters to the Editor for Feb. 3, 2015

Inslee targets local entities in carbon emissions plan Gov. Jay Inslee has a two-pronged “carbon emissions” plan. His gas tax adds over $1 per gallon of gas. It raises costs for home heating, electric bills, and everything purchased at local merchants. Our state’s current gas tax is 37.5 cents per gallon.