Stories by Heather Acheson

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December 7, 2016

DCA cancels Holiday Sip & Shop event

At least one local event planned for Thursday night has been canceled do to inclement weather predicted to hit Southwest Washington. Downtown Camas Association Executive Director Carrie Schulstad announced…

December 1, 2016
On Monday morning, City of Camas crews set up the 25-foot tall high altitude noble fir tree in preparation for the Hometown Holidays event on Friday. According to public works employee Scott Purkeypyle, the tree is about 45 years old and comes from Mt. St. Helens seed. It was donated again this year by Majestyk Mountain Tree Farms, located in Bear Prairie.

It’s jingle bell time

The jingle bell hop is officially in swing as the city prepares to invite the community to have bushels of fun in downtown Camas.

November 24, 2016

Two men injured in North Bonneville shooting

A Camas man was one of two people shot during an incident that was first reported as a burglary Wednesday evening in North Bonneville. According to a press release from…

November 24, 2016
Volunteers Jacob Alvick, Shawn Perez, Christy Rice and Giovanni Nastasia (left to right) fold shopping bags on Saturday in preparation for the Clark County Walk & Knock food drive, which will be held Saturday, Dec. 3. The group from Prairie and Heritage high schools also included Delaney Shanahan,  Mallory Vanover and Tanner McDaniel (not pictured).

Bag loads of fun

For Shawn Perez and Christy Rice, a Saturday morning spent folding brown paper shopping bags at the Clark County Food Bank doesn’t feel like work at all.