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High school sports delayed again after COVID-19 surge

Camas-Washougal high school athletes hoping to compete this school year will have to wait a bit longer thanks to rising COVID-19 rates throughout Washington state.

Public meetings for the week of Dec. 3-9, 2020

Camas City Council: The Council will hold a remote workshop meeting at 4:30 p.m. and a remote regular meeting at 7 p.m. via Zoom on Monday, Dec. 7. For more information, visit cityofcamas.us/yourgovernment/minuteagend avideo

Washington launches WA Notify, a free COVID-19 alert app for smartphones

Holiday festivities in Camas, Washougal take on new flavor during COVID-19

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has canceled many traditions in Camas and Washougal this year, including high school graduations in June, the annual Camas Days celebration in July, the Washougal Arts Festival in August, sporting events throughout the fall and even big family gatherings this Thanksgiving.

Public meetings for Nov. 26-Dec. 2, 2020

East County Fire and Rescue Board of Commissioners: The Board will meet remotely at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1. Members of the public may attend this meeting by calling in to 253-215-8782. To view the meeting identification number, password and agenda, visit ecfr.us.

Beyond Black Friday: holiday shopping goes local this Thanksgiving weekend

With national surveys showing nearly 85 percent of small businesses have been negatively impacted by the ongoing COVID-19, many small business advocates are hoping shoppers will consider supporting small, locally owned businesses this holiday shopping season.

Downtown Washougal loses popular eatery

Earlier this year, Alex Yost quietly identified Oct. 31 as a potential final day for OurBar, her restaurant in downtown Washougal.

Investigators release video of Kevin Peterson Jr. shooting death

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