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The Columbian
High school scoreboard 9/3THURSDAY’S SCHEDULE Columbia River at R.A. Long, 7 p.m. Washougal, Hudson’s B
High school scoreboard 9/3
The Columbian / Posted 2 hours ago
THURSDAY’S SCHEDULE Columbia River at R.A. Long, 7 p.m. Washougal, Hudson’s Bay, Hockinson, Mark Morris, R.A. Long, Ridgefield at Beaver Cup Jamboree, 2:30 p.m. at Lewis River COLUMBIA RIVER 153, MOUNTAIN VIEW 166 At Lewis River par 35 COLUMBIA... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark County weighs C-Tran planThe Clark County council will vote next week whether to pursue early steps in C
Clark County weighs C-Tran plan
The Columbian / Posted 6 hours ago
The Clark County council will vote next week whether to pursue early steps in Councilor David Madore’s latest proposal: to expand C-Tran’s boundaries to cover all of Clark County. At board time Wednesday, the council voted 2-1 to add Madore’s... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Washington eases fishing restrictions on some riversOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — As conditions improve in some Washington rivers, state of
Washington eases fishing restrictions on some rivers
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 8 hours ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — As conditions improve in some Washington rivers, state officials are easing fishing restrictions and closures put in place earlier this summer because of the drought. The Department of Fish and Wildlife had closed or restricted... Read more
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The Columbian
Port of Camas-Washougal board to meet Thursday to discuss vacancyThe Port of Camas-Washougal said Wednesday that its Board of Commissioners will
Port of Camas-Washougal board to meet Thursday to discuss vacancy
The Columbian / Posted 9 hours ago
The Port of Camas-Washougal said Wednesday that its Board of Commissioners will convene a special meeting Thursday at the port’s office, 24 S. A St. in Washougal, to discuss and decide which applicants to interview for the District 1 position on the... Read more
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The Columbian
Driver in head-on collision in courtA Washougal man accused of causing a vehicle crash that injured a woman and led
Driver in head-on collision in court
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
A Washougal man accused of causing a vehicle crash that injured a woman and led to the death of her unborn child made a first appearance Tuesday in Clark County Superior Court. Joseph D. Short, 30, appeared on suspicion of vehicular assault in... Read more
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The Columbian
Community notebook: Youth football food drive increases from last yearThe Clark County Youth Football and Titans Youth Foundation Food Drive collecte
Community notebook: Youth football food drive increases from last year
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
The Clark County Youth Football and Titans Youth Foundation Food Drive collected 70,139 pounds of food for the Clark County Food Bank. The total collection was up from the 67,130 pounds last year. According to food drive organizer Dylan Henry, 23... Read more
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The Columbian
Community scoreboard, Aug. 31At Allen’s Crosley Lanes Aug. 20 Swingers — Tiffany Murray 222-209-169 600.
Community scoreboard, Aug. 31
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
At Allen’s Crosley Lanes Aug. 20 Swingers — Tiffany Murray 222-209-169 600. Aug. 27 Swingers — Tiffany Murray 189-229-179 597. Pine Crest Golf Course Aug. 24 Derek Hall made a hole-in-one on Hole No. 2 from 81 yards with a pitching wedge. His... Read more
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The Columbian
Tipped truck blocking SR 14 westbound near WashougalAn overturned commercial vehicle is blocking state Route 14 in both directions
Tipped truck blocking SR 14 westbound near Washougal
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
An overturned commercial vehicle is blocking state Route 14 in both directions near Washougal, according to the Washington State Department of Transportation. The crash happened not long after 3 p.m. at milepost 19 near Evergreen Boulevard. WSDOT... Read more
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The Columbian
You Can HelpVolunteer Connections provides opportunities through the Human Services Council
You Can Help
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Volunteer Connections provides opportunities through the Human Services Council. For information on the following and other opportunities, call 360-735-3683. • School of Piano Technology for the Blind is looking for drivers and substitute drivers,... Read more
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The Columbian
Fisher Investments feeling at home in CamasFor years, Ken Fisher, founder and CEO of Fisher Investments, the global, multi
Fisher Investments feeling at home in Camas
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
For years, Ken Fisher, founder and CEO of Fisher Investments, the global, multibillion-dollar money management firm, deflected questions about whether the campus he was building in Camas meant his California firm was relocating its headquarters to... Read more
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The Columbian
ApplauseOn campus DEAN’S MEDAL FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE Darcy Akers graduated magna cu
Applause
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
On campus DEAN’S MEDAL FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE Darcy Akers graduated magna cum laude in June from the University of Washington with a bachelor’s degree in civil and environmental engineering and was named top student by the department’s faculty.... Read more
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The Columbian
ApplauseOn campus CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY Jessica Ash of Vancouver graduated su
Applause
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
On campus CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY Jessica Ash of Vancouver graduated summa cum laude on June 13. Matthew Hymas of Vancouver was named to the spring 2015 dean’s list. COLUMBIA COLLEGE, COLUMBIA, MO. Bethany Neal of Vancouver was named to... Read more
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The Columbian
Land-Use ReviewThe following are local land-use proposals. The county or city may rate them in
Land-Use Review
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
The following are local land-use proposals. The county or city may rate them in three categories: nonsignificant, no environmental impact study needed; nonsignificant, provided proponents meet certain conditions; and significant, requiring an... Read more
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The Columbian
Most students return to school next weekClark County — Lazy summer days are coming to an end for Clark County students.
Most students return to school next week
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Clark County — Lazy summer days are coming to an end for Clark County students. School begins in most Clark County school districts next week. Ridgefield is the first district to return; Woodland is the last. • Tuesday: Ridgefield • Wednesday:... Read more
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The Columbian
ESD 112 seeks board of director candidatesClark County — Educational Service District 112 is seeking board of director ca
ESD 112 seeks board of director candidates
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Clark County — Educational Service District 112 is seeking board of director candidates interested in applying for positions that expire in January. The four-year terms run from January 2016 through January 2020. All incumbents will be seeking... Read more
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The Columbian
Most students return to school next weekLazy summer days are coming to an end for Clark County students. School begins
Most students return to school next week
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
Lazy summer days are coming to an end for Clark County students. School begins in most Clark County school districts next week. Ridgefield is the first district to return; Woodland is the last. • Tuesday: Ridgefield. • Wednesday: Battle Ground,... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
Ports Of Progress: Cowlitz ports brim with activityEditor’s note: This “Ports of Progress” article is part of a continuing series
Ports Of Progress: Cowlitz ports brim with activity
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Editor’s note: This “Ports of Progress” article is part of a continuing series of stories examining the economic impact that ports in Southwest Washington have on the region and in the communities they operate in. According to the United States... Read more
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The Columbian
Police arrest wanted man after six-hour search in WashougalPolice searched for two wanted men for about six hours Wednesday, finally arres
Police arrest wanted man after six-hour search in Washougal
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
Police searched for two wanted men for about six hours Wednesday, finally arresting one of the men after finding him hiding in the bedroom of a nearby residence. Law enforcement went to a residence, 919 10th St., at about 1:30 p.m. to locate two... Read more
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The Columbian
ESD 112 seeks new board candidatesEducational Service District 112 is seeking board of directors to serve four-ye
ESD 112 seeks new board candidates
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
Educational Service District 112 is seeking board of directors to serve four-year terms from January 2016 through January 2020. Obtain declaration of candidacy forms from ESD 112, 360-952-3317, or the state's Administrative Resource Office in... Read more
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The Columbian
State patrol: Camas police officer involved in crashA Camas police patrol car with emergency lights activated was involved in a cra
State patrol: Camas police officer involved in crash
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
A Camas police patrol car with emergency lights activated was involved in a crash Tuesday night. No one was injured. Officer Ward Kruse was driving a Camas Police Department patrol vehicle, a 2015 Ford Explorer, south on Washougal River Road at... Read more
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The Columbian
ApplauseOn campus CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY Jessica Ash of Vancouver graduated su
Applause
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
On campus CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY Jessica Ash of Vancouver graduated summa cum laude on June 13. Matthew Hymas of Vancouver was named to the spring 2015 dean's list. COLUMBIA COLLEGE, COLUMBIA, MO. Bethany Neal of Vancouver was named to... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Woman arrested for dealing meth from hospital room sentenced to prisonA woman arrested for dealing meth from her hospital room was sentenced to five
Woman arrested for dealing meth from hospital room sentenced to prison
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 8 days ago
A woman arrested for dealing meth from her hospital room was sentenced to five years in prison. A search warrant was served in the hospital room of 47-year-old Karin Cole at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center in April. Camas Police Department... Read more
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KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma
Woman sentenced for attempting to sell meth from hospital bedA Clark County Superior Court judge has sentenced a Washougal woman to five yea
Woman sentenced for attempting to sell meth from hospital bed
KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma / Posted 8 days ago
A Clark County Superior Court judge has sentenced a Washougal woman to five years in prison for trying deal methamphetamine from her hospital bed. The Columbian reports that Karin Renae Cole was out on bail in a different drug case when a criminal... Read more
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The Columbian
Nonprofit award finalists announcedThe Nonprofit Network of Southwest Washington announced the finalists for this
Nonprofit award finalists announced
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
The Nonprofit Network of Southwest Washington announced the finalists for this year's Nonprofit Excellence Awards. • Finalists for the excellence in volunteer program are Fort Vancouver Regional Library and the Humane Society for Southwest... Read more
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The Columbian
Community notebook: Washougal paddleboard event set for weekendThe second Standup Paddleboard Salmon Classic will take place on Sunday on the
Community notebook: Washougal paddleboard event set for weekend
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
The second Standup Paddleboard Salmon Classic will take place on Sunday on the Columbia River at Cottonwood Beach in Washougal. The races will begin at 10 a.m. with the novice and youth races over a 2-mile course. The 4-mile short-course race for... Read more
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The Columbian
Community scoreboard, Aug. 24CLARK COUNTY RUNNING CLUB Aug. 19 Marine Park 5K Run No. 2 1, Oscar Bauman,
Community scoreboard, Aug. 24
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
CLARK COUNTY RUNNING CLUB Aug. 19 Marine Park 5K Run No. 2 1, Oscar Bauman, 42, Vancouver, 15:54. 2, Jesse McChesney, 27, Vancouver, 15:54. 3, Mike Grimshaw, 50, Vancouver, 18:19. 4, Eric Dolezal, 33, Vancouver, 18:43. 5, Eugenio Vidales, 55,... Read more
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The Columbian
Woman sentenced for attempting to deal meth at hospitalA Washougal woman was sentenced Monday in Clark County Superior Court to five y
Woman sentenced for attempting to deal meth at hospital
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
A Washougal woman was sentenced Monday in Clark County Superior Court to five years in prison for attempting to deal methamphetamine from her hospital bed. Karin Renae Cole, 47, had pleaded guilty July 31 to two counts of possession of... Read more
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The Columbian
Officials: Gold Rush Fire 100 percent containedFirefighters on Sunday night completely contained a wildfire that burned about
Officials: Gold Rush Fire 100 percent contained
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
Firefighters on Sunday night completely contained a wildfire that burned about 60 acres of land in western Skamania County, several miles past Dougan Falls. Crews remain on scene today at the Gold Rush Fire, about 12 miles northeast of Washougal,... Read more
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The Columbian
Morning Press: Smoke, marijuana, food bus, oil terminal, fireworksDid you take the weekend off? Catch up with these stories. Sunshine tries to b
Morning Press: Smoke, marijuana, food bus, oil terminal, fireworks
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
Did you take the weekend off? Catch up with these stories. Sunshine tries to break through the hazy skies above the Academy in downtown Vancouver on Saturday afternoon. Smoke from Central Washington wildfires drifted west into the... Read more
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The Columbian
No upswing seen in marijuana use among youthsMisdemeanor marijuana-related crimes have plummeted for adults following legali
No upswing seen in marijuana use among youths
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
Misdemeanor marijuana-related crimes have plummeted for adults following legalization, but for minors, marijuana is still very much illegal. Marijuana use among children is relatively flat, though children referred to court on suspicion of possessing... Read more
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The Columbian
Downtown galleries, art studios face rising rents and scattered sitesVancouver's Downtown Association art gallery page: vdausa.org/enjoy/art-galleri
Downtown galleries, art studios face rising rents and scattered sites
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
Vancouver's Downtown Association art gallery page: vdausa.org/enjoy/art-galleries/ In July, Maureen Andrade emailed out a cry for financial help for the North Bank Artists Project. The cooperative art gallery and studio space on Main Street, the... Read more
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The Columbian
Camas, Woodland eye changing laws on fireworksAs the Vancouver City Council debates a ban on personal fireworks, two other ci
Camas, Woodland eye changing laws on fireworks
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
As the Vancouver City Council debates a ban on personal fireworks, two other cities in Clark County are considering changes to their fireworks regulations. Camas is poised to vote on further restricting fireworks sales days and discharge times. Both... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Babe Ruth 13-year-old World Series All-Tournament TeamKevin MarteCatcherBronx, New YorkMiddle Atlantic Gideon MalychewskiFirst baseC
Babe Ruth 13-year-old World Series All-Tournament Team
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Kevin MarteCatcherBronx, New YorkMiddle Atlantic Gideon MalychewskiFirst baseCamas-Washougal, WashingtonPacific Northwest P-J photo by Matt Spielman Tommy GavelloSecond baseTri-Valley, CaliforniaPacific Southwest Cade FeeneyThird baseBismarck,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
BABE RUTH WORLD SERIESSATURDAY Tri-County, Maine 6, Tri-Valley, California 5 Janesville, Wisconsin
BABE RUTH WORLD SERIES
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
SATURDAY Tri-County, Maine 6, Tri-Valley, California 5 Janesville, Wisconsin 7, Bronx, New York 6 Tallahassee-Leon, Florida 10, Ithaca, New York 7, 9 innings Mountain Home, Arkansas 13, Jamestown, New York 6 Tri-Valley, California 11,... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark County firefighters aid in wildfire response around NorthwestThirty-two fire personnel from Clark County fire agencies, along with five loca
Clark County firefighters aid in wildfire response around Northwest
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
Thirty-two fire personnel from Clark County fire agencies, along with five local Red Cross volunteers, are currently deployed to help with wildfires around the Northwest. While some agencies say they're not very affected by the lessened staff,... Read more
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The Columbian
Squirrel believed to have caused Camas grass fireA squirrel is believed to have started a small grass fire in Camas Friday morni
Squirrel believed to have caused Camas grass fire
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
A squirrel is believed to have started a small grass fire in Camas Friday morning. Firefighters were called to 3615 N.E. Everett St. just after 7 a.m. to find a fire that was about 20 feet by 20 feet, according to Camas-Washougal Fire Chief Nick... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
Ports of PROGRESSFor as long as there have been settlers in this region, the mighty Columbia Riv
Ports of PROGRESS
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 12 days ago
For as long as there have been settlers in this region, the mighty Columbia River has fueled commerce. During the 1800s it was the fur trade, followed by the rise of the timber industry. In the 1930s, the construction of dams by the federal... Read more
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The Post-Journal
BABE RUTH WORLD SERIESSATURDAY Tri-County, Maine 6, Tri-Valley, California 5 Janesville, Wisconsin
BABE RUTH WORLD SERIES
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
SATURDAY Tri-County, Maine 6, Tri-Valley, California 5 Janesville, Wisconsin 7, Bronx, New York 6 Tallahassee-Leon, Florida 10, Ithaca, New York 7, 9 innings Mountain Home, Arkansas 13, Jamestown, New York 6 Tri-Valley, California 11,... Read more
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The Columbian
Water temperatures ease, but drought persistsIn early July, a record streak of hot weather pushed Washington's already formi
Water temperatures ease, but drought persists
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
In early July, a record streak of hot weather pushed Washington's already formidable drought to new depths. The impact was acutely felt in the state's rivers and streams. Water temperatures climbed into dangerous or even lethal territory for fish.... Read more
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The Columbian
Road closures remain around Gold Rush Fire NE of WashougalFirefighters have improved the lines holding a wildfire in western Skamania Cou
Road closures remain around Gold Rush Fire NE of Washougal
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
Firefighters have improved the lines holding a wildfire in western Skamania County, but the road near the fire is still closed, according to a state Department of Resources spokeswoman. The Gold Rush Fire, which was reported on Monday, is burning in... Read more
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The Columbian
Columbia River fishing report August 2015Salmon fishing at Buoy 10 at the mouth of the Columbia River is — in a word — g
Columbia River fishing report August 2015
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
Salmon fishing at Buoy 10 at the mouth of the Columbia River is — in a word — good. Anglers have been average almost a salmon per rod in the past several days, although windy conditions can be an issue at times. Fishing pressure has been pretty... Read more
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The Post-Journal
BABE RUTH WORLD SERIESSATURDAY Tri-County, Maine 6, Tri-Valley, California 5 Janesville, Wisconsin
BABE RUTH WORLD SERIES
The Post-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
SATURDAY Tri-County, Maine 6, Tri-Valley, California 5 Janesville, Wisconsin 7, Bronx, New York 6 Tallahassee-Leon, Florida 10, Ithaca, New York 7, 9 innings Mountain Home, Arkansas 13, Jamestown, New York 6 Tri-Valley, California 11,... Read more
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The Columbian
Camas-Washougal eliminated from Babe Ruth 13sCamas-Washougal's first trip to a Babe Ruth Baseball World Series ended with a
Camas-Washougal eliminated from Babe Ruth 13s
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
Camas-Washougal's first trip to a Babe Ruth Baseball World Series ended with a Wednesday loss to a team from Maine. A four-run second inning was the difference as New England champion Tri-Valley beat Camas-Washougal 7-3 at the Babe Ruth World Series... Read more
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The Columbian
Man sentenced in church burglariesA 27-year-old man was sentenced Wednesday to 19 months in prison for burglarizi
Man sentenced in church burglaries
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
A 27-year-old man was sentenced Wednesday to 19 months in prison for burglarizing churches in Camas and Washougal in the spring and for previously stealing items from a Washougal business. Alexander W. Sampson of Camas appeared in Clark County... Read more
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The Columbian
Fire officials: Gold Rush Fire 20 percent containedThe Gold Rush Fire burning east of Dougan Falls is 20 percent contained, accord
Fire officials: Gold Rush Fire 20 percent contained
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
The Gold Rush Fire burning east of Dougan Falls is 20 percent contained, according to state fire officials. Crews have used heavy equipment and hand crews to hold the fire at 60 acres, said Mary McDonald, spokeswoman for the Department of Natural... Read more
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The Columbian
Wednesday loss eliminates Camas-Washougal from Babe Ruth World SeriesCamas-Washougal’s first trip to a Babe Ruth Baseball World Series ended with a
Wednesday loss eliminates Camas-Washougal from Babe Ruth World Series
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
Camas-Washougal’s first trip to a Babe Ruth Baseball World Series ended with a Wednesday loss to a team from Maine. A four-run second inning was the difference as New England champion Tri-Valley beat Camas-Washougal 7-3 at the Babe Ruth World Series... Read more
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The Columbian
Land-Use ReviewThe following are local land-use proposals. The county or city may rate them in
Land-Use Review
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
The following are local land-use proposals. The county or city may rate them in three categories: nonsignificant, no environmental impact study needed; nonsignificant, provided proponents meet certain conditions; and significant, requiring an... Read more
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The Columbian
Art students learn there are no mistakesWashougal — Local artist Elida Field led Washougal students through three hourl
Art students learn there are no mistakes
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
Washougal — Local artist Elida Field led Washougal students through three hourlong art classes using chalk pastels during the week of Aug. 2. She showed the students how to draw figures step-by-step, but also allowed them to individualize their... Read more
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The Columbian
Camas-Washougal gets first victory at World SeriesA five-run sixth inning on Tuesday spurred Camas-Washougal to its first win at
Camas-Washougal gets first victory at World Series
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
A five-run sixth inning on Tuesday spurred Camas-Washougal to its first win at the Babe Ruth Baseball 13-year-old World Series. Camas-Washougal defeated Tallahasse-Leon of Florida 10-6 to improve to 1-2 in pool play at the tournament in Jamestown,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
BABE RUTH WORLD SERIESSATURDAY Tri-County, Maine 6, Tri-Valley, California 5 Janesville, Wisconsin
BABE RUTH WORLD SERIES
The Post-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
SATURDAY Tri-County, Maine 6, Tri-Valley, California 5 Janesville, Wisconsin 7, Bronx, New York 6 Tallahassee-Leon, Florida vs. Ithaca, New York, 5 p.m. Mountain Home, Arkansas vs. Jamestown, New York, 7:30 p.m. Tri-Valley, California 11,... Read more
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