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Clark County struggles to keep up with contact tracing as COVID-19 cases surge

Washington governor: ‘State is on fire’ amid new COVID-19 surge

Lacamas Creek Watershed Committee approved

The Camas City Council this week affirmed its commitment to improving the water quality within the Lacamas Creek Watershed, which feeds the city’s Lacamas, Round and Fallen Leaf lakes.

Washougal residents protest steep water bills

When Ashley Rheault opened her most recent water bill from the city of Washougal, she simply couldn’t believe her eyes.

Camas could go it alone for fire services

Two years after Camas City Council members discussed “unwinding” the interlocal agreement that merged the two cities’ fire departments in 2013, the call to re-evaluate the cities’ partnership and possibly dissolve the agreement is back on the table.

‘Rising to the occasion,’ Camas students tackle real-world problems

If there’s one thing Camas students have learned this year, it’s that things don’t always go according to plan.

Camas passes 1% property tax bump

The Camas City Council voted this week to approve 1% property tax increases on its general fund levy and emergency medical services levy.

Washougal passes conservative 2021 budget, keeps existing services

City of Washougal leaders are “cautiously optimistic” about the agency’s financial position heading into next year, but recognize that the COVID-19 pandemic is limiting their options to provide amenity and service enhancements.

Camas-Washougal athletes resume practice sessions

Jacques Badolato-Birdsell had hoped to lead the Camas High School football team to a second consecutive 4A state championship this fall. But after the COVID-19 pandemic forced the postponement of the prep football season, the senior running back has had ample time to reflect on his passion for the sport and the importance of his bonds with his teammates and coaches.

New yoga class geared toward first responders

Camas yoga teacher Sheila Schmid remembers the day she realized she wanted to take her yoga practice in a different direction.