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12 hrs ago | The Columbian
The temperature has dropped to record-setting levels the past couple of days - but that's not the full extent of our cold snap, according to Steve Pierce, The Columbian's weather blogger.
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21 hrs ago | WWRM-FM Saint Petersburg
The collision happened about 1:40 p.m. Wednesday on southbound Interstate 205. Caran Johnson, who tweets using the handle @scancouver , is known for tweeting news in the city of Vancouver, Wash., while listening to police scanners.
Yesterday | Switched
Police are on the hunt for a 31-year-old Washington state man after finding his 5-month-old son, who was snatched late last month from Child Protective Services, multiple news organizations report.
The Clark County Food Bank will continue to take donations at its drop-off box at 6502 N.E. 47th Ave., Vancouver.
VANCOUVER, Wash. Police arrested a Vancouver woman they say absconded with her 5-month-old son who had been in protective custody, but the boy's father is still at large.
In an achingly sad unfolding of events, a Vancouver woman unwittingly live-tweeted the fatal crash that killed her husband Wednesday afternoon on Interstate 205.
Fortunately, there's a variety of concerts in the Vancouver area that can elevate your holiday spirits.
Gary Bock has been named executive director of the Southwest Washington Contractors Association, replacing Mike Bomar, who recently was appointed president of the Columbia River Economic Development Council.
The hoof disease afflicting Southwest Washington elk most likely is caused by a bacteria, says the assistant director for wildlife of the state Department of Fish and Wildlife.
Confusion over whether Vancouver Public Schools would have a snow day today was complicated when a robocall was accidentally sent out to some parents.
The arrests bring to eight the number of people taken into custody since police begin looking for 5-month-old Jaxon Smith, who was allegedly kidnapped by his parents Wednesday as he was being transferred into state custody on orders from a judge.
It's a worst-case scenario brought to real life through social media: A woman in Vancouver, Wash., who routinely posts updates on local news and traffic under the handle @ScanCouver, may have unwittingly reported on the death of her own husband.
A Washington state woman who regularly monitors police scanner traffic unknowingly live-tweeted about her husband's death in a freeway crash.
A 17-year-old boy is accused of participating in an armed robbery in the apartment complex where he lives in Vancouver's Sifton neighborhood.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel faces a tough challenge as he looks to reassure nervous allied Gulf nations that the U.S. will continue its strong military support to the region, even as world powers move forward on... Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel faces a tough challenge as he looks to reassure nervous allied Gulf nations that the U.S. will continue ... (more)