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September 14, 2023
A vehicle parked outside Helen Baller Elementary School in Camas, Monday, Aug. 28, 2023, displays a sign showing support for striking teachers in the Camas School District. (Photos by Kelly Moyer/Post-Record files)

Camas teachers ratify contract, return to class

Members of the Camas Education Association, the union representing 460 educators in the Camas School District, have ratified a new two-year bargaining agreement and returned to the classroom following a strike that began Monday, Aug. 28, and ended Thursday, Sept. 7.

September 7, 2023

Camas First Friday celebrates art, mourns gallery owner

An annual tradition in Camas was marked by sadness this year, after the event’s organizer, Camas Gallery owner Marquita Call, died unexpectedly Aug. 29, three days before artists gathered in downtown Camas for the Camas Gallery’s popular “plein air” event.

September 7, 2023
Visitors to the Georgia-Pacific paper mill's interpretive center read about the Camas mill's historical highlights Friday, Sept. 1, 2023. The paper mill, located in downtown Camas, is celebrating its 140th year in business in 2023. (Kelly Moyer/Post-Record)

Camas mill celebrates its 140th birthday

Camas First Friday visitors who ventured into the Georgia-Pacific paper mill’s interpretive center on Friday, Sept. 1, were treated to a birthday party — complete with cake and free goodies celebrating the mill’s 140th birthday.