Washougal draws top paddleboard racers
Some of the best standup paddleboard racers from this region and beyond are expected in Washougal on Sunday for the SUP Salmon Classic.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Wash. Team Saves Man, Man's Best Friend
Aug. 26--WASHOUGAL -- Having taken in a golden retriever with a cleft nose and jaw, a Shih Tzu that is deaf and blind and two unwanted St. Bernards, Lyle Nelson has a reputation for rescuing dogs.
A Cut Above
These "faux birdhouses" are among Vern Schanilec's creations using recycled lumber.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Dogs, man rescued from Washougal ravine
Firefighters don't rescue cats from trees, but on Sunday they did rescue two dogs, and their owner, from a ravine.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Vancouver Farmers Market growing from humble roots
The Vancouver Farmers Market celebrates its 25th anniversary Saturday, Aug. 23. Nubchee Heur prepares cut flowers.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Fishing report 8/21
Salmon fishing at Buoy 10 should reach its full craziness this weekend and early next week.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
State Fish and Wildlife Columbia River regional fishing reports
Portions of Abernathy, Cedar , Cougar , Coal, Germany, Lacamas , Mill creeks and Coweeman River close to all fishing beginning September 1. Except for Cougar Creek, all close to protect naturally spawning fall Chinook; Cougar Creek to protect naturally spawning kokanee.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Two people rescued near Naked Falls
Skamania County Fire District first reponders assisted a woman with a shoulder injury and a boy who got his foot trapped between two rocks on Saturday.
School notes for Aug. 12, 2014
ASSE International Student Exchange Programs is seeking local host families for international high school boys and girls.
A focus on SAFETY
Jack Walker from the WSD Maintenance Department repaints the fire lane area at the Washougal High School parking lot.
Washougal rejects plan to buy land
The city of Washougal almost purchased property next to the popular Sandy Swimming Hole on Monday night, but several councilors rejected the plan, deeming it too expensive.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Crews Rescue Washougal Man From Waterfall in Skamania County
NBCRightNow.com - A Washougal man is lucky to be alive after crews rescued him from a waterfall in Washougal River.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Vancouver Brewfest - friendly local brews
The third annual Vancouver Brewfest takes over Esther Short Park in downtown Vancouver, Washington August 8-10, 2014.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Washougal woman arrested after allegedly threatening fiance with shotgun
A 27-year-old Washougal woman was arrested Wednesday after a two-hour standoff with police that started when she allegedly pointed a shotgun at her fiance, police said.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
East county bridge pro, con committees in place
November's advisory vote on whether Clark County should pursue a third bridge across the Columbia River has its pro and con committees in place, meeting Thursday's deadline to do so.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Guard alleges committee broke public meetings act
A discussion regarding committee assignments has resulted in Washougal Mayor Sean Guard accusing the city's ad hoc committee on the budget of violating the state's Open Meeting Act.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Vancouver man injured in head-on motorcycle collision east of Washougal
A 53-year-old Vancouver man was injured Sunday evening when his motorcycle collided with an oncoming car on Belle Center Road, five miles east of Washougal.