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Vancouver, Washington is located in Clark County. Zip codes in Vancouver, WA include 98665, 98661, and 98685. The median home price in Vancouver is $234,900 which is roughly $143/per square foot. More Vancouver information.

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1 hr ago | The Lake Stevens Journal Online

Chamber of Commerce Awards Citizens of the Year

Several amazing people were nominated for the Lake Stevens Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year, making the selection difficult as always, but we are proud to recognize Wilma C. Daniels as the 2014 Citizen of the Year.

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5 hrs ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg

Fitness company to expand Va manufacturing plant

Fitness equipment maker Core Health & Fitness is planning to invest $2 million to expand a Grayson County manufacturing plant, creating 250 jobs.

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10 hrs ago | The Columbian

Tidewater acquires West Coast Marine Cleaning

Vancoouver-based marine transport company Tidewater has acquired the assets of West Coast Marine Cleaning, Inc., also based in Vancouver, Tidewater said Tuesday.

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14 hrs ago | The Columbian

Mount. St. Helens to become blast zone

When they set out to help chart the inaccessible regions far below a volcano, Nick Lock was swinging a pick and Leah Sabbeth was holding a GPS unit.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Man's body found hanging from tree near freeway

Sgt. Duncan Hoss says Washington state Transportation Department workers found the body while clearing brush on the west side of the freeway.

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CNews

Driver rescued in after 12 hours trapped with corpse

A driver who spent 12 hours trapped in the wreckage of her car with the corpse of a passenger who died after their vehicle tumbled down an embankment was rescued after a hitchhiker in Oregon heard her cries for help, authorities said on Tuesday.

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The Columbian

Vancouver man robbed at gunpoint at Skamania park and ride

Allen Ferrians, 70, told Skamania County sheriff's deputies that he stopped to use the restroom at the park and ride, adjacent to Highway 14 near Salmon Falls Road at about 5:30 p.m. after a day of fishing, according to the sheriff's office.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Teen accused of setting Clark County grass fire

Clark County sheriff's deputies arrested an 18-year-old man accused of starting two grass fires at a school in Orchards, near Vancouver.

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The Oregonian

Vancouver offers free street tree pruning workshop to residents

Arborists from Vancouver's Urban Forestry department will hold a free street tree pruning workshop Thursday to teach residents how to keep trees strong and healthy while meeting city clearance guidelines.

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Coin World

D.B. Cooper skyjacking: 8-year-old Washington boy first to u....

Brian Ingram of Arkansas found the only ransom money ever discovered from the legendary 1971 "D.B. Cooper" skyjacking.

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The Columbian

Coolant leaks on C-Tran bus, sprays passengers

Three people were sprayed by coolant on a C-Tran bus in downtown Vancouver around noon today, according to the Vancouver Fire Department.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Columbian

Vancouver City Council votes to buy land for water reservoir

Anticipating future water storage needs, the Vancouver City Council voted Monday to buy 12 acres from Sharp Electronics Corporation for a water reservoir.

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KING-TV Seattle

Texas A&M to restore old anchor found in Puget Sound

An anchor recovered from Puget Sound north of Seattle and believed to be more than 200 years old has reached Texas A&M University for restoration.

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Bellingham Herald

Man accused of shooting officer hanged himself

James Sapp was pronounced dead Friday, almost 24 hours after jail deputies intervened during the suicide attempt.

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The Columbian

Vancouver officer involved in shooting identified

The Vancouver police officer who reportedly shot a man during a disturbance Saturday night was identified as Christopher Douville, 29. Just before 11 p.m. Saturday, Vancouver police responded to a disturbance at a home, 16021 N.E. 37th, for a report of a man armed with a gun and threatening family members, according to police.

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The Columbian

Vancouver police investigate death of transient in Rose Village

The Vancouver Major Crimes Unit is investigating after a woman was found deceased behind a Rose Village business early Saturday morning.

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Bellingham Herald

Cry for help leads hitchhiker to Oregon crash

Oregon State Police say the hitchhiker was walking along Highway 101 Sunday night when he heard a cry for help and saw the wrecked vehicle about 40 feet down an embankment.

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The Columbian

Dockworkers plan to resume negotiations Wednesday

The International Longshore and Warehouse Union and the Pacific Maritime Association said in a joint statement Friday that they would engage in negotiations this week on a long-standing labor dispute with grain terminal operators in the Pacific Northwest.

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The Columbian

Morning Press: Lost in the wilderness, blasting under a mountain, pot ...

Last year, there was a record number of search and rescue missions in Skamania County - the rural area containing Mount St. Helens, along with other popular outdoor destinations such as Beacon Rock, Silver Star Mountain and the vast Gifford Pinchot National Forest.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

Spokane Shadow claim inagural Evergreen Premier League championship - Sun, 20 Jul 2014 PST

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