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Heavy rainfall tests Steigerwald’s newly reconnected floodplain

A little more than one month after its completion, the new floodplain at Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge has met its first challenge.

Consultants urge cities of Camas, Washougal to form regional fire authority

A little more than seven months have passed since consultants reviewing the Camas-Washougal Fire Department informed local city officials that the partnership that merged both cities’ fire departments in 2013, “has too many gaps to represent a sustainable model moving forward.”

Camas teen honored in national ‘Call for Kindness’ campaign

A Camas teen is among a small group of “changemakers” being honored for inspiring kindness on a local, national and global scale.

Washougal City Council eliminates cemetery board

The Washougal City Council’s recent decision to eliminate the city’s cemetery board came to a great shock to that board’s president, Micki Mulder.

Camas woman dies after falling from ‘difficult, treacherous’ Spirit Falls trail

Escaped inmate captured in Washougal

Washougal residents’ ‘House Hunters’ episode to air June 30

Washougal Police Department earns prestigious accreditation

The Washougal Police Department has earned accreditation from the Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs (WASPC), completing a multi-year mission to become recognized as one of the state’s most professionally run law enforcement agencies.

WSD offers free breakfast and lunch to children in July

State to upgrade safety at Beacon Rock State Park entrance