Stories by Heather Acheson

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June 29, 2016

Blaze displaces Washougal family

One person was treated for smoke inhalation following a fire that may have originated on the porch of a mobile home in Washougal Tuesday night. The Camas-Washougal Fire Department responded…

June 25, 2016

Driver injured after vehicle hits light pole

A Camas woman was injured after the vehicle she was driving struck a light pole. According to a Washington State Patrol memo, at 7:19 a.m. Saturday a 1995 silver Lincoln…

June 21, 2016

Cell tower proposed for Prune Hill area

Public comment will be accepted through Thursday, about a proposal to build a 175-foot wireless telecommunications tower on Prune Hill in Camas.

June 14, 2016
Drivers will face significant traffic impacts during the first phase of a construction project that when complete will add a roundabout to the intersection of Northeast Sixth Avenue and Norwood Street. (Image contributed by the City of Camas)

Roundabout construction underway

Drivers will experience significant traffic impacts in the area of Northwest Sixth Avenue and Norwood Street, where crews recently began work on the construction of a new roundabout.

June 14, 2016
During the CHS commencement ceremony, several Papermakers were recognized for being in the top 10 percent of graduates in Washington state.

The Class of 2016

Friday and Saturday were filled with parental and community pride, as friends and family gathered to watch local students receive their hard-earned diplomas.

June 9, 2016

Camas man killed in traffic collision

A local man died at the scene of a two-vehicle traffic collision Wednesday in Camas. At approximately 5:30 p.m., 85-year-old Viola Jessett, with her husband William “Bill” Jessett…