Community lunch for veterans to be served Saturday

Local Cub Scouts will provide lunch for veterans on Saturday, in Camas.

Man’s body is found on a Washougal lawn

The death of a man is under investigation in Washougal.

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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.

The Yoga Barre to host open house Friday

The owner of a new business in downtown Washougal invites the community to meet her and other yoga and barre teachers.

Rap music will be performed in “Revolution Room”

Camas concert to feature local performers

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Forum focuses on regional affordable housing barriers

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

SubZero opens office in downtown Washougal

A company that provides design, engineering and construction services for food, beverage and pharmaceutical markets across the United States has recently expanded its operations to include a local office.

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Washougal parking enforcement to increase

People who park for more than two hours in designated areas of downtown Washougal will want to pay attention to the time that they arrive.

Caffe Piccolo to relocate within downtown Camas

A local coffee shop owner who was concerned whether she would find a new space within downtown Camas has successfully ended her search.

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Local interior designer is honored

A certified interior custom designer who lives in Washougal has been recognized for providing outstanding customer service.

Interpreting van Gogh

A local resident believes Vincent van Gogh included an image of the Last Supper in several of his paintings.

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Charlie Chalk Designs succeeds at home in Camas

A local business has gained an international presence — thanks to online companies such as Zulily and Urban Outfitters’ BHLDN.com.

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Proposal calls for new apartment complex in downtown Washougal

The landowners of the Angelo soccer field in downtown Washougal have submitted a pre-application to construct apartments at that site.

Clark County Wedding Show will include local vendors this weekend

The owner of an event planning company is playing a major role in the creation of the third annual Clark County Wedding Show.

Washougal Council considers transportation benefit district

Washougal residents are invited to comment on the potential creation of a transportation benefit district.

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Dog finds a happy home in Camas

A recent Texas transplant has attracted fans and admirers in Southwest Washington and around the United States.

CHS graduate wins photography award

A former local photographer has been recognized as being among the top 5 percent of wedding professionals.

Washougal man leads police on pursuit

A late night call to 911 resulted in Washougal Police officers responding to a suspicious person, outside the station.

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Family ties

The third generation of a local household has joined the family business.

First Friday will feature environmental theme

“Go Green!” is the theme for the next First Friday in downtown Camas.

Washougal man leads police on pursuit

Suspicious circumstance and Washougal police pursuit lead to DUI arrest

Port approves Grove Field Airport engineering contract

A Battle Ground company has been selected to perform the design and engineering work, to replace a burned hangar and a wind-damaged fixed-base operator building at Grove Field Airport.

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A passion for local parks

For Virginia “Ginny” Frosh, preservation of the Parker’s Landing Historical Park is personal.

Metropolitan Productions organizes Yard, Garden & Patio Show

A former home-based business is managing the Yard, Garden & Patio Show for the first time. Metropolitan Productions Inc., of Washougal, recently opened an office at 2011 Main St., in downtown Washougal.

Horse Expo will feature workshops, demonstrations and exhibitors

An annual Horse Expo will be held this weekend at the Clark County Event Center.

Washougal considers vapor device restrictions

The efforts of several individuals who are concerned about minors’ access to electronic cigarettes and other vapor devices, as well as the display of drug paraphernalia, could pay off with new ordinances in Washougal.

American Family Insurance office to open in Washougal Town Square

American Family Insurance agent Cynthia Cruz will soon open an office in downtown Washougal.

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.

Mosquito Control board has two vacancies

East Clark County residents are invited to apply for a position on the Mosquito Control Board.

Vulnerable adult abuse conference to be held Feb. 11

Resources for vulnerable adults will be discussed at an annual conference for caregivers and law enforcement officers.

Concert to benefit community garden for veterans

Northwest artists will perform Feb. 14, to raise money for the Clark County Veterans Community Garden.

Washougal Council discusses oil train draft resolution

The Washougal City Council recently had an opportunity to comment on a draft resolution that expresses concerns about the potential for an increase in the number of oil trains traveling through the city.

Camas footwear company owners to participate in Sportsmen’s show

A company with local ties will have footwear on display at the 40th annual Pacific Northwest Sportsmen’s Show & Sport Fishing Boat Show.

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Flutes & Rocks Lounge reinvents a classic

The former Krystal’s Champagne Lounge has a new look and new owners.

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Torque to locate in Washougal

The owner of Torque Coffee Roasters said the location of the Pendleton Woolen Mills and store was one of the main selling points, in his decision to expand his business to downtown Washougal.

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A veritable feast

Families are welcome at FEAST316.

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Local organizations eagerly accept clothing donations

Local residents who would like to contribute clothing they have outgrown or no longer wear have several options in the Camas-Washougal area.

Antique & Collectible Show is this weekend

A variety of vintage clothing, glassware, silverware and antique radios will be available to view and purchase at the Clark County Event Center.

Ken Fisher to speak at economic forecast breakfast Jan. 22

The founder, chief executive officer and co-chief investment officer of Fisher Investments will be the keynote speaker at an annual economic forecast breakfast.

Man stabbed at a Washougal home

Washougal police are looking into a Friday morning stabbing at a house.

Local woman dies in a residential fire

A Skamania County resident died in a house fire.

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Double the joy, double the fun

The recent holidays were extra special for Bob and Pat Orr, of Camas.

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Getting creative at Cake Happy

A mom and pop cupcake shop is enhancing the family atmosphere in downtown Camas.

Christmas tree recycling to take place Saturday

Coats and Christmas trees will be collected Saturday, by local Boy Scouts.

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Pickleball players vary in abilities

Individuals with a variety of health issues and physical abilities are enjoying the sport of pickleball in the local area.

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Retiring sheriff shares his memories of historic Camas

As Garry Lucas retires this week after serving 24 years as the sheriff of Clark County, some local residents might not realize his family’s connection to the Camas-Washougal area.

Police release name of Washougal woman killed Tuesday

Camas Police continue to investigate a fatal pedestrian/vehicle accident, that left a two-year old boy injured.

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Washougal offers 'Refuel Fridays'

Representatives from the city of Washougal, local non-profits, churches and the Washougal School District are involved in an effort to feed the hungry during the cold winter months. That includes “Refuel Fridays,” which begin Jan. 2, in the Washougal Community Center, 1681 “C” St.

Washougal businesswoman develops skincare products

The owner of Glo Beauty Lounge, in downtown Washougal, has launched a skin care line. Deborah Kirkendall worked with a manufacturer in Canada to develop “jem Skin Care Systems.”