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The Columbian
Columbia River wins 3A regional gymnastics team titleColumbia River won the team championship at the West Central Distrist gymnastic
Columbia River wins 3A regional gymnastics team title
The Columbian / Posted 24 minutes ago
Columbia River won the team championship at the West Central Distrist gymnastics championship Saturday at Mount Rainier High School in Des Moines. River edged Enumclaw 163.325-161.750 for the team title. River’s Sarah Ellis placed fourth in the... Read more
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The Columbian
Jayne: Firing of transportation secretary clearly about politicsGreg Jayne, Opinion page editor The reasons still weren’t clear. Senate Repub
Jayne: Firing of transportation secretary clearly about politics
The Columbian / Posted 4 hours ago
Greg Jayne, Opinion page editor The reasons still weren’t clear. Senate Republicans had essentially fired state Transportation Secretary Lynn Peterson, had delivered a variety of quotes about why, and had endured withering criticism from Gov. Jay... Read more
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The Columbian
Schools for blind, deaf still evolving after 130 yearsIt was 130 years ago this month when the territorial Legislature approved a bil
Schools for blind, deaf still evolving after 130 years
The Columbian / Posted 4 hours ago
It was 130 years ago this month when the territorial Legislature approved a bill to create the Washington School for Defective Youth to educate “the deaf, blind and feeble-minded children of the Territory of Washington.” Thankfully, public attitudes... Read more
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The Columbian
High school scoreboard 2/143A BI-DISTRICT TOURNAMENT Monday’s Games Loser-out games At Rogers-Puyallup
High school scoreboard 2/14
The Columbian / Posted 11 hours ago
3A BI-DISTRICT TOURNAMENT Monday’s Games Loser-out games At Rogers-Puyallup HS Prairie (17-6) vs. Lincoln (18-4), 5:30 p.m. 2A DISTRICT TOURNAMENT Saturday’s Games First round G1, Black Hills 65, R.A. Long 54 G2, Mark Morris 72, Washougal... Read more
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The Columbian
Record-setting day for Camas at 4A district swim meet (video)KELSO – The Camas boys swimming team had a plan to make it a record-breaking da
Record-setting day for Camas at 4A district swim meet (video)
The Columbian / Posted 14 hours ago
KELSO – The Camas boys swimming team had a plan to make it a record-breaking day at the 4A district championship meet on Saturday. Then the Papermakers followed through with that plan. Sophomore Mark Kim broke two meet records and a 43-year-old... Read more
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The Columbian
Columbia River girls fall to unbeaten Auburn RiversideTACOMA — The Columbia River Chieftains knew they were in for a challenge Saturd
Columbia River girls fall to unbeaten Auburn Riverside
The Columbian / Posted 15 hours ago
TACOMA — The Columbia River Chieftains knew they were in for a challenge Saturday in the quarterfinals of the Class 3A bi-district girls basketball tournament. Still, they were hoping to fare better against the undefeated Auburn Riverside... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
86 pets adopted at PetSmart adoption event SaturdayUPDATE: Man in critical condition after car hits him Friday on Van GiesenUPDATE
86 pets adopted at PetSmart adoption event Saturday
KHQ Spokane / Posted 15 hours ago
UPDATE: Man in critical condition after car hits him Friday on Van GiesenUPDATE: Man in critical condition after car hits him Friday on Van Giesen RIchland Police officers say a car hit a person at Birch Avenue and Van Giesen Friday night was taken... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Man in critical condition after car hits him Friday on Van GiesenUPDATE: UPDATE: RIchland Police officers say a car hit a person at Birch Aven
Man in critical condition after car hits him Friday on Van Giesen
KHQ Spokane / Posted 15 hours ago
UPDATE: UPDATE: RIchland Police officers say a car hit a person at Birch Avenue and Van Giesen Friday night was taken... Read more
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ABC Montana
86 pets adopted at PetSmart adoption event SaturdayUPDATE: Man in critical condition after car hits him Friday on Van GiesenUPDATE
86 pets adopted at PetSmart adoption event Saturday
ABC Montana / Posted 16 hours ago
UPDATE: Man in critical condition after car hits him Friday on Van GiesenUPDATE: Man in critical condition after car hits him Friday on Van Giesen RIchland Police officers say a car hit a person at Birch Avenue and Van Giesen Friday night was taken... Read more
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ABC Montana
UPDATE: Man in critical condition after car hits him Friday on Van Giesen RIchland Police officers say a car hit a person at Birch Avenue and Van Giese
UPDATE: Man in critical condition after car hits him Friday on Van Giesen
ABC Montana / Posted 16 hours ago
RIchland Police officers say a car hit a person at Birch Avenue and Van Giesen Friday night was taken... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
86 pets adopted at PetSmart adoption event Saturday PetSmart held one of their biggest pet adoption events of the year Saturday m
86 pets adopted at PetSmart adoption event Saturday
KHQ Spokane / Posted 16 hours ago
PetSmart held one of their biggest pet adoption events of the year Saturday more than a dozen local pet organizations present. PetSmart held one... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Columbia River Disc Golf Club wants to replace stolen disc baskets at Lawless ParkPetSmart adoption weekend had a 86 pets adoptedPetSmart adoption weekend had a
Columbia River Disc Golf Club wants to replace stolen disc baskets at Lawless Park
KHQ Spokane / Posted 16 hours ago
PetSmart adoption weekend had a 86 pets adoptedPetSmart adoption weekend had a 86 pets adopted PetSmart held one of their biggest pet adoption events of the year Saturday more than a dozen local pet organizations present. >> PetSmart held one of... Read more
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ABC Montana
Columbia River Disc Golf Club wants to replace stolen disc baskets at Lawless ParkPetSmart adoption weekend had a 86 pets adoptedPetSmart adoption weekend had a
Columbia River Disc Golf Club wants to replace stolen disc baskets at Lawless Park
ABC Montana / Posted 17 hours ago
PetSmart adoption weekend had a 86 pets adoptedPetSmart adoption weekend had a 86 pets adopted PetSmart held one of their biggest pet adoption events of the year Saturday more than a dozen local pet organizations present. PetSmart held one of their... Read more
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ABC Montana
Kennewick police recruiting more officers, very selective processPetSmart adoption weekend had a 86 pets adoptedPetSmart adoption weekend had a
Kennewick police recruiting more officers, very selective process
ABC Montana / Posted 17 hours ago
PetSmart adoption weekend had a 86 pets adoptedPetSmart adoption weekend had a 86 pets adopted PetSmart held one of their biggest pet adoption events of the year Saturday more than a dozen local pet organizations present. PetSmart held one of their... Read more
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ABC Montana
PetSmart adoption weekend had a 86 pets adopted PetSmart held one of their biggest pet adoption events of the year Saturday m
PetSmart adoption weekend had a 86 pets adopted
ABC Montana / Posted 17 hours ago
PetSmart held one of their biggest pet adoption events of the year Saturday more than a dozen local pet organizations present. PetSmart held one of their... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
From ship to shore - 125 years at the Port of PortlandThe Port of Portland is marking its 125th anniversary this year with a look bac
From ship to shore - 125 years at the Port of Portland
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 18 hours ago
The Port of Portland is marking its 125th anniversary this year with a look back at its history. AN OCEAN CONNECTION Early explorers braved the treacherous Columbia Bar, many losing their ships and crew to the angry waters, to forge into the... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
NE Portland bar robbed overnight, police searching for suspectbreakingSupreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia found deadSupreme Court Justice An
NE Portland bar robbed overnight, police searching for suspect
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 19 hours ago
breakingSupreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia found deadSupreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia found dead Antonin Scalia was one of the most influential and polarizing conservative voices in the history of the U.S. Supreme Court. Antonin Scalia was... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Police investigate bank robbery in SE PortlandbreakingSupreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia found deadSupreme Court Justice An
Police investigate bank robbery in SE Portland
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 19 hours ago
breakingSupreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia found deadSupreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia found dead Antonin Scalia was one of the most influential and polarizing conservative voices in the history of the U.S. Supreme Court. Antonin Scalia was... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Man expected to survive wood chipper accidentTwo Portland restaurants on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in U.S.Two
Man expected to survive wood chipper accident
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 20 hours ago
Two Portland restaurants on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in U.S.Two Portland restaurants on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in U.S. Screen Door in SE Portland came in at number 33 on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Zoo goers get a closer look at the Elephant Lands during 'Elephantastic'Two Portland restaurants on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in U.S.Two
Zoo goers get a closer look at the Elephant Lands during 'Elephantastic'
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 20 hours ago
Two Portland restaurants on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in U.S.Two Portland restaurants on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in U.S. Screen Door in SE Portland came in at number 33 on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Oregon's 157th birthday celebrated a day early at the Oregon State CapitolTwo Portland restaurants on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in U.S.Two
Oregon's 157th birthday celebrated a day early at the Oregon State Capitol
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 21 hours ago
Two Portland restaurants on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in U.S.Two Portland restaurants on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in U.S. Screen Door in SE Portland came in at number 33 on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Prom organized for people with special needs was a 'Night to Shine'Two Portland restaurants on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in U.S.Two
Prom organized for people with special needs was a 'Night to Shine'
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted yesterday
Two Portland restaurants on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in U.S.Two Portland restaurants on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in U.S. Screen Door in SE Portland came in at number 33 on Yelp's list of the top 100 places to eat in... Read more
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examiner.com
Columbia Gorge Wine Adventures: Wine trails announcedThe Columbia River Gorge is known for waterfalls and wind surfing. But did you
Columbia Gorge Wine Adventures: Wine trails announced
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
The Columbia River Gorge is known for waterfalls and wind surfing. But did you know it is also a major winery area. The first in a series of Gorge Wine Adventures, a set of helpful itineraries lead visitors to the wine offerings of the Columbia River... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
One killed, four injured in NE Portland crashSeven additional suspects arrested in six states in connection to refuge occupa
One killed, four injured in NE Portland crash
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted yesterday
Seven additional suspects arrested in six states in connection to refuge occupationSeven additional suspects arrested in six states in connection to refuge occupation The remaining occupiers at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge surrendered... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
One killed, three injured in NE Portland crashSeven additional suspects arrested in six states in connection to refuge occupa
One killed, three injured in NE Portland crash
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted yesterday
Seven additional suspects arrested in six states in connection to refuge occupationSeven additional suspects arrested in six states in connection to refuge occupation The remaining occupiers at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge surrendered... Read more
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The Columbian
High school scoreboard 2/13BOYS BASKETBALL 2A district tournament R.A. Long at Black Hills, 7 p.m. Wash
High school scoreboard 2/13
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
BOYS BASKETBALL 2A district tournament R.A. Long at Black Hills, 7 p.m. Washougal at Mark Morris, 7 p.m. Centralia at Woodland, 7 p.m. Hudson’s Bay at Tumwater, 7 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL 3A bi-district tournament Quarterfinals at Franklin... Read more
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The Columbian
North Thurston 63, Columbia River 39The Rams from Lacey took control in the second quarter with a 20-9 run as the C
North Thurston 63, Columbia River 39
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
The Rams from Lacey took control in the second quarter with a 20-9 run as the Chieftains’ season came to an end. Columbia River did get within six points in the third quarter before North Thurston put the game away. “They just did a great job,”... Read more
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The Columbian
Lower Columbia River Trail shifts the waters toward recreationA sign for the Lower Columbia River Water trail hangs at the Port of Camas-Wash
Lower Columbia River Trail shifts the waters toward recreation
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
A sign for the Lower Columbia River Water trail hangs at the Port of Camas-Washougal. Stakeholders along the river are posting signs at the water to designate the Columbia River Trail and cater more to non-motorized users. (Natalie Behring/ The... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canada’s tourism sector looks to cash in on low loonieEvery year, Peter Spee and his family, together with several other families in
Canada’s tourism sector looks to cash in on low loonie
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Every year, Peter Spee and his family, together with several other families in West Vancouver, book a communal vacation trip. This summer, Mr. Spee and his friends were all set to rent houses along the Columbia river in Oregon. But then they looked... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
Cabela's receives 6 awards at 2016 SHOT ShowCabela's receives 6 awards at 2016 SHOT Show Cabela’s performance throughout 2
Cabela's receives 6 awards at 2016 SHOT Show
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Cabela's receives 6 awards at 2016 SHOT Show Cabela’s performance throughout 2015 earned the company six awards at the annual Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show, the outdoor industry’s largest tradeshow.The tradeshow was hosted by the National... Read more
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BC Local News
Bennett, Macdonald react to Throne SpeechMining and protecting jobs are the main priorities for Kootenay East MLA Bill B
Bennett, Macdonald react to Throne Speech
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
Mining and protecting jobs are the main priorities for Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett following the Liberal Government’s Throne Speech on Tuesday at the B.C. Legislature in Victoria. Bennett acknowledged that times are tough for the natural resource... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
TD grapplers finish up regular seasonThe Dalles wrestler Cole Davis has grown accustomed to seeing the familiar four
TD grapplers finish up regular season
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted yesterday
The Dalles wrestler Cole Davis has grown accustomed to seeing the familiar four walls of Kurtz Gymnasium since he was six years old. Thursday night in a Columbia River Conference dual on senior night versus Hood River Valley, Davis and teammate Joe... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Athlete of the Week: Dakota MurrFavorite Athlete: Michael Jordan and Allen Iverson Last Week: Dakota Murr aver
Athlete of the Week: Dakota Murr
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Favorite Athlete: Michael Jordan and Allen Iverson Last Week: Dakota Murr averaged 27.5 points and seven rebounds, and added a 23 for 26 clip from the free throw line to help The Dalles Riverhawks capture a pair of Columbia River Conference wins... Read more
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The Columbian
Columbia River student appears in court on attempted murder allegationA Columbia River High School student accused of striking another student in the
Columbia River student appears in court on attempted murder allegation
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
A Columbia River High School student accused of striking another student in the head with a metal, club-like instrument made a first appearance Friday in Clark County Superior Court. Christopher G. Philbrook, 17, appeared on suspicion of attempted... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Student assaults another student at Columbia River High School, deputies sayVANCOUVER, Wash. – A Columbia River High School student was arrested for hittin
Student assaults another student at Columbia River High School, deputies say
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
VANCOUVER, Wash. – A Columbia River High School student was arrested for hitting another student in the head with a metal “club-like instrument” at the school Thursday morning, sheriff’s deputies said. The male student assaulted another male student... Read more
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The Columbian
Bistate bridge measure appears to be deadReps. Liz Pike, left, and Sharon Wylie Southwest Washington lawmakers hoped to
Bistate bridge measure appears to be dead
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
Reps. Liz Pike, left, and Sharon Wylie Southwest Washington lawmakers hoped to send a message this legislative session they’re ready to discuss a new crossing over the Columbia River. Instead, the measure they wanted to pass, House Bill 2414 –... Read more
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The Columbian
Advantages in replacing rail bridgeHere we go — CRC 2.0. Light rail across the Columbia River seems to be one of t
Advantages in replacing rail bridge
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
Here we go — CRC 2.0. Light rail across the Columbia River seems to be one of the major stumbling blocks to reaching consensus on a new Interstate 5 Bridge design. I will admit that I do not have a complete grasp of all the alternative solutions,... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark County is the place to be Valentine’s DayAre you in the mood for love, simply because … it’s that weekend? There’s no s
Clark County is the place to be Valentine’s Day
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
Are you in the mood for love, simply because … it’s that weekend? There’s no shortage of special Clark County Valentine’s Day outings to share with your sweetie. Partake in a fancy meal and some special drinks, groove to smooth, romantic jazz — or... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Seaside to honor its fallen police officer Jason GooddingPublic buildings in Seaside will close Friday as a city, its citizens and law e
Seaside to honor its fallen police officer Jason Goodding
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
Public buildings in Seaside will close Friday as a city, its citizens and law enforcement officers and firefighters from across the nation gather to honor a veteran police officer fatally shot last week while trying to make an arrest. The tribute... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
New port rail entrance wins engineering awardThe Port of Vancouver USA’s new rail entrance won a 2016 Engineering Excellence
New port rail entrance wins engineering award
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 2 days ago
The Port of Vancouver USA’s new rail entrance won a 2016 Engineering Excellence Grand Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Oregon. The rail entrance is a watertight, grade-separated concrete trench along the Columbia... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
Growing a film industry in Southwest WashingtonIn the not too distant future, passengers descending into the Portland Internat
Growing a film industry in Southwest Washington
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 2 days ago
In the not too distant future, passengers descending into the Portland International Airport could look out past the north-facing wing and see 45-foot tall white letters spelling out V-A-N-C-O-U-V-E-R along the hillside just east of the Grand Central... Read more
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The Columbian
High school scoreboard 2/12BOYS BASKETBALL 3A bi-district tournament Columbia River vs. North Thurston,
High school scoreboard 2/12
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
BOYS BASKETBALL 3A bi-district tournament Columbia River vs. North Thurston, 7:45 p.m. at Franklin Pierce HS, Tacoma Sumner vs. Kelso, 6 p.m. at Washington HS, Tacoma Prairie vs. Auburn, 7:45 p.m. at Washington HS, Tacoma 1A district... Read more
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The Columbian
Columbia River 50, Central Kitsap 44Kate Kraft scored 12 points, including a big 3-pointer in the fourth quarter to
Columbia River 50, Central Kitsap 44
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
Kate Kraft scored 12 points, including a big 3-pointer in the fourth quarter to help the Chieftains seal a first-round win in the 3A bi-district tournament. Columbia River advances to play Auburn Riverside in the quarterfinals at 5:30 p.m. Saturday... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Columbia River HS student assaulted by fellow classmateA Columbia River High School student was taken into custody after he assaulted
Columbia River HS student assaulted by fellow classmate
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 2 days ago
A Columbia River High School student was taken into custody after he assaulted a fellow classmate on Thursday. Clark County Sheriff's Office Deputies responded to the assault around 11:00 a.m. According to CCSO, a CRHS male student confronted... Read more
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The Columbian
Deputies: Columbia River student strikes another with clubA student at Columbia River High School stuck another student in the head with
Deputies: Columbia River student strikes another with club
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
A student at Columbia River High School stuck another student in the head with a metal, club-like instrument Thursday morning before fleeing the scene, according to the Clark County Sheriff’s Office, and deputies are investigating. Law enforcement... Read more
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The Columbian
High school scoreboard 2/11BOYS BASKETBALL 2A District tournament Pigtail game Washougal at W.F. West,
High school scoreboard 2/11
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
BOYS BASKETBALL 2A District tournament Pigtail game Washougal at W.F. West, 7 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL 4A district tournament Second round (loser out-x) Battle Ground at Skyview, 7 p.m. (x-Skyview cannot be eliminated) 4A DISTRICT... Read more
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The Columbian
Endangered orca population comes under reviewWeeks after the first new orca calf of 2016 was spotted among the southern resi
Endangered orca population comes under review
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Weeks after the first new orca calf of 2016 was spotted among the southern resident orca population, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced the start of a five-year status review of the species. The southern resident orca... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Feds reviewing endangered-species status for orcasWeeks after the first new orca calf of 2016 was seen among the southern residen
Feds reviewing endangered-species status for orcas
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
Weeks after the first new orca calf of 2016 was seen among the southern resident orca population, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced the start of a five-year status review of the species. The southern resident orca... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Hanford LIGO observatory key to discovery of gravitational wavesThe twin observatories of LIGO — a scientific facility aimed at detecting gravi
Hanford LIGO observatory key to discovery of gravitational waves
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
The twin observatories of LIGO — a scientific facility aimed at detecting gravitational waves from cosmic events such as exploding stars — are separated by nearly 2,000 miles. Project participants say each also has its own unique culture. With its... Read more
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The Columbian
Fishing report 2/11Spring chinook fever is beginning to build, although it’s still five weeks away
Fishing report 2/11
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Spring chinook fever is beginning to build, although it’s still five weeks away before the best salmon in the world arrives in significant numbers in the lower Columbia River. The first spring chinook has been counted at Bonneville Dam. An... Read more
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