Washougal volleyball player is team’s ’emotional pillar’

At the start of the Washougal High School volleyball team’s 2021 campaign, Lexi Melton was unsure about the role she would be asked to play by Juno Cruz, the team’s third head coach in the past four years. But she asked a lot of questions and never shied away from opportunities to take on new challenges.

Public meetings for the week of Oct. 21-27, 2021

Washougal City Council: The Council will hold a remote workshop at 5 p.m. and remote regular meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 25. For more information about the agenda or about how to watch or listen to the meetings, visit cityof das-Minutes.

WSD students, employees rave about new program offering restaurant-style, nutritious meals

The Washougal School District’s meals are cheaper than they’ve ever been. They’re healthier, too.

Former Washougal mayoral candidate dies unexpectedly

State suspends license of Washougal physician assistant Scott Miller

Report spells out costs of Camas-Washougal Fire Department needs

According to a consultant’s report delivered to Camas and Washougal city council members this month, in order to meet the needs of current and future Camas and Washougal residents, the cities’ joint fire department will need to replace two fire stations and build a third within the next 10 years.

Search for new Camas schools superintendent goes nationwide; community weighs in

A good listener. An effective communicator dedicated to being transparent. A person who will engage the community, exemplify kindness and unity, work well with staff and lead a school district that helps students develop strong critical-thinking skills.

Washougal student, mother lift spirits with homecoming dress giveaway

When Taylor Poulsen sees people at Washougal High School’s upcoming homecoming dance wearing dresses that they otherwise wouldn’t have had access to if it wasn’t for her efforts, an already special evening will become all the more memorable.

Student reps get seat at the table

Washougal High School students have a voice at Washougal School Board meetings once again.

Public meetings for week of Oct. 14-20, 2021

Port of Camas-Washougal: The Port Commission will hold a remote meeting at noon on Monday, Oct. 18. Attend by calling 253-215-8782. The meeting ID is 97751978968. The passcode is 091071. For more information, visit