As COVID cases climb, vaccine and masking mandates expand

With COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths continuing to climb across the country, state and county, elected officials are using masks and vaccine mandates to try to stem the spread of the virus and keep health systems from becoming completely overwhelmed.

Washougal’s 54-40 Brewing expands

Food-and-drink pairings don’t get much better than pizza and beer. Bolt Minister has carved a long, productive career out of his ability to brew the former. Now he’s learning how to bake the latter.

Camas brewery wins national awards

Phaysone Skincare opens in downtown Camas

‘Southwest meets Pacific Northwest’ at new Camas shop

Lori Cano has always dreamed of owning her own business.

Port OKs $7.8M contract for industrial park building

A Vancouver-based developer will start constructing a 50,000-square-foot building in the Port of Camas-Washougal’s industrial park later this year.

Forest Moon Yoga opens in Washougal

The dull yellow interior walls of the Forest Moon Yoga studio in downtown Washougal are bereft of any decoration whatsoever. There’s no artwork, no photographs, no shelves, no signs 一 absolutely nothing. One would never be able to tell the space formerly housed a tattoo parlor.

‘Mayor of Bear Prairie,’ city of Washougal at impasse over restaurant permitting requirements

When Joe Webster set out to open an outdoor barbecue restaurant on his Washougal property, he thought he had everything ready to go.

Downtown Camas salon gets revamp, new digs

Camas salon owner Megan Strand is good at finding silver linings.

Washougal store will host backpack giveaway this month