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The Columbian
Washougal city councilors divided on marijuanaWashougal’s ban on producing, processing and the retail sale of marijuana got a
Washougal city councilors divided on marijuana
The Columbian / Posted 8 hours ago
Washougal’s ban on producing, processing and the retail sale of marijuana got a bit stickier at a recent city council meeting, as the council took no action and had to set a special meeting for tonight to figure out the future of marijuana in the... Read more
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The Columbian
Washougal school board member resignsKaren Rubino resigned from the Washougal School District’s board of directors,
Washougal school board member resigns
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Karen Rubino resigned from the Washougal School District’s board of directors, effective Sept. 27. Rubino, who was elected to the board in 2012, resigned because of work commitments in Seattle, making it difficult for her to attend board meetings... Read more
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The Columbian
Let this Bus Keep Rollingstudent qualifies for free or reduced-price lunch. The plan for the coming yea
Let this Bus Keep Rolling
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
student qualifies for free or reduced-price lunch. The plan for the coming year extends the program to include the Camas, Washougal, and Battle Ground school districts, with Vancouver City Councilor Bart Hansen noting of the outlying areas,... Read more
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The Columbian
Community scoreboard 8/2263, Vancouver, 21:21. 19, Michael Fling, 29, 21:30. 20, Karen Craig, 45, Vancou
Community scoreboard 8/22
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
63, Vancouver, 21:21. 19, Michael Fling, 29, 21:30. 20, Karen Craig, 45, Vancouver Wa 98682, 21:33. 21, Ken McFadden, 48, Washougal, 21:41. 22, John Stirniman, 58, Vancouver, 21:50. 23, Fred Grimshaw, 14, Vancouver, 21:52. 24, Melvin Hoff, 37,... Read more
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The Columbian
Pop quiz: What’s the first day of school? Answers below31: Evergreen, Green Mountain, Hockinson, La Center, Vancouver and Woodland. •
Pop quiz: What’s the first day of school? Answers below
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
31: Evergreen, Green Mountain, Hockinson, La Center, Vancouver and Woodland. • Sept. 6: Camas. • Sept. 7: Battle Ground, Washougal. And then there’s Ridgefield. In Ridgefield, grades 1-7 and 9 start Aug. 30; grades 8, 10, 11 and 12 start Aug.... Read more
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The Columbian
Morning Press: New pizza place, Chick-fil-a opening date, and food fests endrestaurant will feature both a dining room and a drive-thru window. Near the c
Morning Press: New pizza place, Chick-fil-a opening date, and food fests end
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
restaurant will feature both a dining room and a drive-thru window. Near the confluence of the Columbia and Washougal rivers, a building stands abandoned like a lone oyster on the shore. In it lives the dream of The Black Pearl, not... Read more
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The Columbian
Morning temps already outpacing Thursday’sthat lists sites with potable water. Firstenburg Tower at PeaceHealth Southwes
Morning temps already outpacing Thursday’s
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
that lists sites with potable water. Firstenburg Tower at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center will open to the those seeking relief from the heat from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. this Thursday through Saturday. In Washougal, people can c... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark County under excessive-heat warningWASHOUGAL — Madison Reaves spun her ladybug umbrella while running through wate
Clark County under excessive-heat warning
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
WASHOUGAL — Madison Reaves spun her ladybug umbrella while running through water and jumping from puddle to puddle Thursday afternoon at Hamllik Park. The Washougal 6-year-old wasn’t trying to block out the water as much as the sun, which was... Read more
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The Columbian
Columbia River talk to explore archaeologyStation, 2100 N.E. Third Ave., Camas. Steele joined the Oregon Archaeological
Columbia River talk to explore archaeology
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
Station, 2100 N.E. Third Ave., Camas. Steele joined the Oregon Archaeological Society in 1960, and spoke to the Camas-Washougal Historical Society in 1996 and 2007 about the archaeological work at Lady Island. “We have a lot more information... Read more
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The Columbian
Columbia River fishing report 8/18Ore., 71 boaters with three adult chinook and one jack chinook kept; seven boat
Columbia River fishing report 8/18
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
Ore., 71 boaters with three adult chinook and one jack chinook kept; seven boaters with 10 walleye kept. (ODFW) Camas-Washougal, 23 boaters with one steelhead released; six boaters with two walleye kept and three released. (WDFW) North... Read more
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The Columbian
Heat wave forecast to start Thursday, pummel area through Saturday eveningCenter will open to the those seeking relief from the heat from 8:30 a.m. to 6
Heat wave forecast to start Thursday, pummel area through Saturday evening
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
Center will open to the those seeking relief from the heat from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. this Thursday through Saturday. In Washougal, people can cool off at: Signs of heat-related illnesses can vary, but symptoms of heat exhaustion may include... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Watch freshman Husker football player solve Rubik's cube in under 1 minuteroom recently. In a video posted on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's footb
Watch freshman Husker football player solve Rubik's cube in under 1 minute
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 11 days ago
room recently. In a video posted on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's football team Twitter account, the freshman from Washougal, Washington, ostensibly in a team meeting, solves a Rubik's cube in less than one minute. As could be surmised,... Read more
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The Columbian
Camas ponders beloved pool’s futurelocker rooms haven’t changed. The same old concrete cold showers.” Sitting poo
Camas ponders beloved pool’s future
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
locker rooms haven’t changed. The same old concrete cold showers.” Sitting poolside in a plastic chair, Deana Lyle from Washougal was watching her daughters in the pool. She’s been bringing them to the pool every summer for 16 years. “We come... Read more
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The Columbian
Washougal man misses court date for May crashAn arrest warrant was issued Tuesday for a Washougal man who was allegedly driv
Washougal man misses court date for May crash
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
An arrest warrant was issued Tuesday for a Washougal man who was allegedly driving under the influence, speeding and fleeing a pursuing police car when he lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a tree, seriously injuring two passengers. Andrey... Read more
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The Columbian
Former Parker House site for sale in WashougalNear the confluence of the Columbia and Washougal rivers, a building stands aba
Former Parker House site for sale in Washougal
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
Near the confluence of the Columbia and Washougal rivers, a building stands abandoned like a lone oyster on the shore. In it lives the dream of The Black Pearl, not a gem but a planned restaurant that had been a local man’s dream before he... Read more
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The Columbian
Community scoreboard 8/1517, 18:29. 11, Robert Roper, 40, Vancouver, 19:19. 12, Katarina Mueller, 24, V
Community scoreboard 8/15
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
17, 18:29. 11, Robert Roper, 40, Vancouver, 19:19. 12, Katarina Mueller, 24, Vancouver, 19:36. 13, Ken McFadden, 48, Washougal, 19:55. 14, Dan Donovan, 51, 20:10. 15, Jeff Miller, 48, 20:29. 16, John Newland, 16, 20:37. 17, Kris Olsen, 34,... Read more
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The Columbian
Police to increase DUI patrols until Labor DayOver campaign, which starts on Friday and runs through Labor Day. Police Depart
Police to increase DUI patrols until Labor Day
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
Over campaign, which starts on Friday and runs through Labor Day. Police Departments in Battle Ground, Ridgefield and Washougal as well as the Clark County Sheriff’s Office and the Washington State Patrol are participating. “We want drivers... Read more
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The Columbian
5 Vancouver men, 1 Washougal man arrested in sex trafficking stingFive Vancouver men and one Washougal man were among those arrested in an online
5 Vancouver men, 1 Washougal man arrested in sex trafficking sting
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
Five Vancouver men and one Washougal man were among those arrested in an online sex trafficking sting conducted by the Portland Police Bureau last week. Investigators posted online ads to known sex trafficking websites last week and were contacted... Read more
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The Columbian
Go with the flow of stand-up paddleboard yogaone thing. I like being out here, because it’s never the same,” said Slocum, a
Go with the flow of stand-up paddleboard yoga
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
one thing. I like being out here, because it’s never the same,” said Slocum, a 47-year-old Camas native and instructor at Washougal-based Body Bliss Yoga. “When was the last time you tried something for the first time?” Uhh … well … hmm. My mind... Read more
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The Columbian
Fire destroys house east of Washougalall Friday night and into the morning Saturday to put out hot spots from a fire
Fire destroys house east of Washougal
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
all Friday night and into the morning Saturday to put out hot spots from a fire destroyed a single-story house east of Washougal. Firefighters were called to the reported blaze at 40806 S.E. Washougal River Road at about 7:15 p.m. Friday and... Read more
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The Columbian
Motorcycle crash kills Vancouver manA Vancouver man died Friday afternoon after his motorcycle struck a guardrail a
Motorcycle crash kills Vancouver man
The Columbian / Posted 16 days ago
A Vancouver man died Friday afternoon after his motorcycle struck a guardrail along Highway 14 about nine miles east of Washougal. The Washington State Patrol said Kenneth W. Albrecht, 69, was westbound near milepost 24 when he lost control of his... Read more
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The Columbian
Home sales prices climb in Clark Countylistings is well below where it was in 2015 and 2014, even as closed sales are
Home sales prices climb in Clark County
The Columbian / Posted 16 days ago
listings is well below where it was in 2015 and 2014, even as closed sales are outpacing last year’s total to date. Camas, Washougal and Brush Prairie had the most active listings in July, with a combined total of 469 — nearly 30 percent of all... Read more
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The Columbian
Go, Ideas for the Weekend: Clark County Fair, concerts and criteriumAdmission is free, but there’s a $10 suggested donation. 360-887-2085 or threeb
Go, Ideas for the Weekend: Clark County Fair, concerts and criterium
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
Admission is free, but there’s a $10 suggested donation. 360-887-2085 or threebrotherswinery.com The Port of Camas-Washougal will host its summer Riverside Concert featuring music by Rocket 88 and Johnny Limbo & the Lugnuts. Rocket 88 draws... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
Port of Camas-Washougal gets $2.9 mill to build 50,000-square-foot buildingThe U.S. Department of Commerce announced this week that it is awarding a $2.9
Port of Camas-Washougal gets $2.9 mill to build 50,000-square-foot building
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 17 days ago
The U.S. Department of Commerce announced this week that it is awarding a $2.9 million grant to the Port of Camas-Washougal in Washougal to build a facility that can house the expanded operations of local manufacturing firms. The grant, awarded... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
Excavator Rental Services enjoys rapid growthhave not been left out of the mix. Farm, aerial, lawn and garden machinery and
Excavator Rental Services enjoys rapid growth
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 17 days ago
have not been left out of the mix. Farm, aerial, lawn and garden machinery and equipment can all be rented from ERS. When Washougal-based Totem Rent-All closed its doors, Sauer brought on long-time owner, Wally Grover, and soon after hired Jim... Read more
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The Columbian
Exposing Washougal to artWashougal is better known for motocross than for mixed media. Its economic base
Exposing Washougal to art
The Columbian / Posted 18 days ago
Washougal is better known for motocross than for mixed media. Its economic base is more lumber than leaf castings. But that’s starting to change. The first Washougal Arts Festival is set for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in downtown’s Reflection Plaza.... Read more
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The Columbian
Columbia River fishing report 8/11plus one jack chinook and one steelhead released; 43 boater with 26 walleye kep
Columbia River fishing report 8/11
The Columbian / Posted 18 days ago
plus one jack chinook and one steelhead released; 43 boater with 26 walleye kept plus two walleye released. (ODFW) Camas-Washougal, 34 boaters with one steelhead kept; two bank rods with no catch; 30 boaters with 15 walleye kept and nine... Read more
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The Columbian
ApplauseTiana Klutz (4.0 GPA); Michaela Patching; Natasha Peters (4.0 GPA); Mitchell Pf
Applause
The Columbian / Posted 19 days ago
Tiana Klutz (4.0 GPA); Michaela Patching; Natasha Peters (4.0 GPA); Mitchell Pfluke; Tucker Stuart; Deborah Watson. Washougal: Aaron Deister,. Woodland: Ryan Forcier (4.0 GPA). WHITWORTH UNIVERSITY, SPOKANE, SUMMER 2016 GRADUATES Brush... Read more
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The Columbian
3 finish aerospace programWashougal — Three incoming Washougal High School seniors graduated from the Was
3 finish aerospace program
The Columbian / Posted 19 days ago
Washougal — Three incoming Washougal High School seniors graduated from the Washington Aerospace Scholars program on July 16. Rory Csanky, Mitchell Leon and Matt Hickey went through the two-phase program designed for students interested in pursuing... Read more
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The Columbian
Port of Camas-Washougal gets $2.9M building grantThe Port of Camas-Washougal is getting a $2.9 million federal grant to build an
Port of Camas-Washougal gets $2.9M building grant
The Columbian / Posted 19 days ago
The Port of Camas-Washougal is getting a $2.9 million federal grant to build an industrial building twice as large as it had originally intended. “We’re very excited about that. The whole reason we wanted to build more is that we’ve been at 100... Read more
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The Columbian
C-Tran expands Youth Opportunity Pass programschool year’s pilot ran in the Vancouver and Evergreen school districts. This y
C-Tran expands Youth Opportunity Pass program
The Columbian / Posted 19 days ago
school year’s pilot ran in the Vancouver and Evergreen school districts. This year it is expanding to include the Camas, Washougal and Battle Ground school districts. Ridgefield and La Center schools were not included in the program because... Read more
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The Columbian
Community scoreboard 8/914, 0:30:12. 87, Bill Burrus, 55, Vancouver, 0:30:16. 88, Alex Ortega, 14, Brus
Community scoreboard 8/9
The Columbian / Posted 20 days ago
14, 0:30:12. 87, Bill Burrus, 55, Vancouver, 0:30:16. 88, Alex Ortega, 14, Brush Prairie, 0:30:21. 89, Donna Weaver, 60, Washougal, 0:30:25. 90, John Weaver, 70, Washougal, 0:30:31. 91, Tracy Haxby, 46, 0:30:37. 92, Donna Delay, 61, Battle... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
C-Tran to vote on expanding Youth Opportunity Pass programup.” This year, city leaders and C-Tran are looking at expanding the program t
C-Tran to vote on expanding Youth Opportunity Pass program
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 21 days ago
up.” This year, city leaders and C-Tran are looking at expanding the program to include students in surrounding cities. “Washougal, Battle Ground, La Center, Ridgefield, Camas, all those schools would be included as well,” said Hansen. C-Tran... Read more
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The Columbian
Washougal woman ID’d as driver in fatal Portland crashPortland police identified a Washougal woman as the driver in a crash that kill
Washougal woman ID’d as driver in fatal Portland crash
The Columbian / Posted 21 days ago
Portland police identified a Washougal woman as the driver in a crash that killed a bicyclist in Portland Friday afternoon. Based on witness statements and evidence collected at the scene, Mary Elizabeth Dieter, 64, of Washougal was driving a 1997... Read more
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The Columbian
Save the Date: Join summer’s best party with trip to the Clark County FairTrust. Registration is $70 for those 21 and older, and closes Aug. 8. www.energ
Save the Date: Join summer’s best party with trip to the Clark County Fair
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
Trust. Registration is $70 for those 21 and older, and closes Aug. 8. www.energyevents.com/cosmo7k The Port of Camas-Washougal will host its Riverside Concert featuring music by Rocket 88 and Johnny Limbo & the Lugnuts at 6 to 9:30 p.m. Aug.... Read more
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The Columbian
Boats, helicopters used for search of missing Camas womanGeorgia-Pacific and a helicopter from the US Coast Guard are all helping in the
Boats, helicopters used for search of missing Camas woman
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
Georgia-Pacific and a helicopter from the US Coast Guard are all helping in the search, Reidl said. Patrol officers from Washougal and Clark County Sheriff’s Office also pitched in. Reidl said that the large search effort is mostly due to the... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Camas man badly hurt after 35-foot back-flip off steep embankmentso I just I swam to the rock,” Fowler said. “I’m lucky my friend was there or e
Camas man badly hurt after 35-foot back-flip off steep embankment
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 25 days ago
so I just I swam to the rock,” Fowler said. “I’m lucky my friend was there or else I don’t think I’d be here.” The Camas-Washougal Fire Department was called to the area and Fowler was airlifted to Peacehealth Southwest Medical Center. Fowler... Read more
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The Columbian
Construction event planned for bike parkWashougal – Washougal will host the first volunteer construction events of the
Construction event planned for bike park
The Columbian / Posted 25 days ago
Washougal – Washougal will host the first volunteer construction events of the Washougal Bike Park Skills Course at Hamllik Park from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the park, 4285 Addy St., Washougal. Volunteers are... Read more
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The Columbian
Columbia River fishing report 8/4kept. (WDFW) Troutdale, Ore., 24 boaters with two steelhead released; seven bo
Columbia River fishing report 8/4
The Columbian / Posted 25 days ago
kept. (WDFW) Troutdale, Ore., 24 boaters with two steelhead released; seven boaters with 19 walleye kept. (ODFW) Camas-Washougal, 26 boaters with four steelhead kept and two released; two bank rods with no catch; nine boaters with five legal... Read more
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The Columbian
Updated tally seals Madore’s fateand operations levy was still passing by a slim margin as of Wednesday night. T
Updated tally seals Madore’s fate
The Columbian / Posted 25 days ago
and operations levy was still passing by a slim margin as of Wednesday night. The levy for the small school east of Washougal has 41 votes in favor and 30 against. If it passes, the three-year levy would raise $155,000 per year for the... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Factory tours that are worth the visitThursday and Friday between 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. No charge, but must book a re
Factory tours that are worth the visit
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 25 days ago
Thursday and Friday between 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. No charge, but must book a reservation online or over the phone. Washougal Weaving Mill: Washougal, Wash. This doesn’t sound like a run-of-the-mill factory tour. Thousands of people visit... Read more
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The Columbian
Mount Pleasant levy slimly passingmaintenance and operations levy would pay for educational programs, facilities
Mount Pleasant levy slimly passing
The Columbian / Posted 26 days ago
maintenance and operations levy would pay for educational programs, facilities and maintenance. The small school east of Washougal has four teachers offering kindergarten to seventh grade, and had 49 students enrolled at the state’s last... Read more
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The Columbian
David Madore trails two challengers in council raceBattan. Battan led with 37.35 percent of the first votes and Quiring had 35.99
David Madore trails two challengers in council race
The Columbian / Posted 26 days ago
Battan. Battan led with 37.35 percent of the first votes and Quiring had 35.99 percent. Republican Jennifer McDaniel of Washougal was trailing with 26.52 percent. There is no incumbent in that race; Republican Tom Mielke did not file for... Read more
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The Columbian
Man rescued from popular Camas swimming holean area hospital after he jumped from a steep bank into a popular swimming hole
Man rescued from popular Camas swimming hole
The Columbian / Posted 28 days ago
an area hospital after he jumped from a steep bank into a popular swimming hole in Camas Sunday evening. Crews from Camas-Washougal Fire Department were called to an area known as “the potholes” in Lacamas Park at about 5:30 p.m. Sunday for a... Read more
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The Columbian
Hazel Dell Metro reaches Babe Ruth regional semifinalp.m. The champ will advance to the Babe Ruth World Series for 15-year-olds, Aug
Hazel Dell Metro reaches Babe Ruth regional semifinal
The Columbian / Posted 29 days ago
p.m. The champ will advance to the Babe Ruth World Series for 15-year-olds, Aug. 13-20 in Williston, N.D. Ephrata 5, Camas-Washougal 2 — The tournament host lost its final pool play game to undefeated Ephrata, and then lost out on the semifinals... Read more
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The Columbian
Hazel Dell Metro locks up semifinal spotis scheduled for 5 p.m. Sunday. The World Series will be held Aug. 13-20 in Wi
Hazel Dell Metro locks up semifinal spot
The Columbian / Posted 30 days ago
is scheduled for 5 p.m. Sunday. The World Series will be held Aug. 13-20 in Williston, N.D. Glacier 13, Camas-Washougal 2 — The host team suffered its first defeat as the team from Montana pulled into a second-place tie with... Read more
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The Columbian
McDaniel is a true leaderDistrict 4. I have know McDaniel for the past 10 years. I’ve watched her work
McDaniel is a true leader
The Columbian / Posted a month ago
District 4. I have know McDaniel for the past 10 years. I’ve watched her work tirelessly for all of the residents of Washougal. She has always been a team player and works well with others in trying to solve issues. McDaniel can be tough when... Read more
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The Columbian
Local schools, ESD 112 plan job fair Tuesdayare participating in the job fair: Battle Ground, Camas, Castle Rock, Kalama, L
Local schools, ESD 112 plan job fair Tuesday
The Columbian / Posted a month ago
are participating in the job fair: Battle Ground, Camas, Castle Rock, Kalama, La Center, Longview, Ridgefield, Vancouver, Washougal, White Salmon Valley and Woodland. Also participating are Children’s Northwest and ESD 112. The districts and... Read more
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The Columbian
Northeast Borin Road to close next weekWashougal – Starting Tuesday, a section of Northeast Borin Road will close to r
Northeast Borin Road to close next week
The Columbian / Posted a month ago
Washougal – Starting Tuesday, a section of Northeast Borin Road will close to replace a failing culvert, which is rusty, undersized and about 85 percent filled with debris, according to a release from Clark County Public Works. An unnamed tributary... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
Top Projects 2016Not provided Construction Cost: $2,500,000Start Date: 5/1/2016 Completion Date
Top Projects 2016
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted a month ago
Not provided Construction Cost: $2,500,000Start Date: 5/1/2016 Completion Date: 9/1/2016 11. Port of Camas-Washougal, Steigerwald Commerce Center, No. 17 General Contractor: TEAM Construction LLC Project Owner: Port of... Read more
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