January 18, 2024
Washougal School District maintenance supervisor Jessica Beehner (left) talks with superintendent Mary Templeton in Washougal High School's boiler room in 2023. (Post-Record file photo)

Washougal schools manager honored for conservation efforts

Jessica Beehner, the Washougal School District’s facilities, maintenance and grounds manager, is being honored by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE)’s Columbia River chapter for her commitment to energy conservation and sustainability.

January 18, 2024
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4278 honors Scout Eldridge (fourth from left), a student at Gause Elementary School in Washougal, as a winner of the statewide Junior Essay Contest in January 2024. (Contributed photo courtesy of the Washougal School District)

Washougal students recognized by VFW for essays

  Washougal students recently earned recognition in three local Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) essay competitions. Veterans from VFW Post 4278 visited classrooms across the Washougal School District last month…

January 11, 2024
Port of Camas-Washougal CEO David Ripp speaks at the Port's industrial park in Washougal, Friday, Jan. 5, 2024. (Doug Flanagan/Post-Record)

Port of Camas-Washougal CEO to retire

Port of Camas-Washougal Chief Executive Officer David Ripp has announced he intends to retire in 2024, following a port management career that has spanned nearly three decades.

January 11, 2024

Washougal shelter open during ‘severe weather’

ReFuel Washougal is seeking volunteers for its severe weather shelter, which is expected to open this weekend as the National Weather Service is forecasting low temperatures in the…