Stories by Heather Acheson

email icon

January 18, 2017
Emergency crews responded to a house fire in rural Washougal on Jan. 11. The blaze at 30214 N.E. 10th St., was reported at 5:36 a.m. The house was destroyed, but the five people who lived there escaped safely. Fundraising efforts are being organized for the Schafte family, including one that will be held at K & M Drive-In on Thursday and another organized by the Washougal High School ASL Club on Feb. 1. (Photo courtesy of CWFD)

Taking care of their own

Talk to the members of the American Sign Language Club at Washougal High School, and they are likely to tell you that this special program and the people who are part of it are extensions of their own families.

January 18, 2017

Update: WSDOT reopens Highway 14

Both directions of state Route 14, between Washougal and White Salmon, are now open to all vehicles except over-sized loads, according to the Washington State Department of Transportation. There are…

January 18, 2017

Washougal schools closed Jan. 18

A storm that brought freezing rain to the area on Tuesday night has left an icy mess in parts of Camas and Washougal on Wednesday. With this in mind, the…

January 11, 2017

Classes canceled in Camas and Washougal on Thursday

The Camas and Washougal school districts joined most others around Clark County today as they announced schools would be closed on Thursday, Jan. 12. The third day of canceled classes…

January 11, 2017

Post-Record will be delivered Friday morning

The aftermath of the snow storm that struck the Camas-Washougal area on Tuesday and Wednesday will cause a delay in delivery of this week’s Post-Record. Many local roads remain covered…