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  1. Police identify officer involved in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Columbian

    The Vancouver Police Department has identified Ken Suvada as the officer who fired at a suspect who attempted to flee Saturday, almost running Suvada over, before crashing his car into another vehicle. Police on Monday said that Suvada was at the scene, around 11:15 a.m. near the Walgreens at 2521 Main St., to assist a Washington State Department of Corrections officer who spotted a wanted subject.

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  2. Students get taste of a Green Eggs and Hama - literally, figurativelyRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Columbian

    The world of Dr. Seuss leapt from the page and into the halls of Sarah J. Anderson Elementary School on Monday, as first-graders kicked off the week with a colorful celebration honoring the March 2 birthday of the beloved children's author. For the 22nd year, Beaches Restaurant & Bar owner Mark Matthias and a team of volunteers are feeding green eggs and ham to first-graders and their parents at elementary schools in the Vancouver and Evergreen districts, as well as at some schools in Camas, Washougal and Ridgefield.

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  3. Boy who rode with Vancouver police officers dies at 4Read the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Columbian

    A 4-year-old boy who had the "experience of a lifetime" meeting Vancouver police officers last month has died, his parents said Monday. His family, parents Katie and Robert Zadak and his sister, Anna, remembered Nick as a boy with a joyful smile, sweet demeanor and inspiring others with his positive attitude as he faced his cancer battle.

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  4. Benton blasts revival of I-5 Bridge talksRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Columbian

    Former state Sen. Don Benton, the combative Republican legislator who led the battle to kill the Columbia River Crossing project, is continuing to fight against renewed interest in Olympia to replace the Interstate 5 Bridge. Only this time, he's doing so from his new position as senior White House adviser to President Donald Trump.

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  5. Two arrested in downtown Camas burglary spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Police arrested last week two people in connection to the spree of burglaries Feb. 13 in downtown Camas, and there's ample indication the two were involved in other burglaries in Vancouver and Portland. Camas police detectives coordinated with the Vancouver Police Department, Portland Police Bureau and Washington County, Ore., Sheriff's Office on the investigation, according to the Camas Police Department.

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  6. Sale of Vancouvera s Electric Lightwave closes WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Initially providing telecom services at OGI, Integra soon expanded to offer phone and data communications to small and midsized businesses. Integra pays $247 million for Electric Lightwave, a Vancouver company that spent more than $1 billion to build 4,700-mile fiber network across the western U.S., then nearly collapsed in the dot-com bust.

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  7. Apartment proposed in West MinnehahaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A two-story apartment is proposed for the West Minnehaha neighborhood, according to preapplication documents filed with the city of Vancouver. Called Cherry Lane Apartments, the building will offer eight apartment units and 12 spaces for parking, the documents said.

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  8. Mom: Man hurt in hit-and-run doing betterRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Columbian

    The mother of a Vancouver man seriously injured in a Feb. 20 hit-and-run that his condition in the hospital is improving. Paul P. Adams, 34, was in and out of consciousness Monday, though doctors are still unsure about his prognosis, his mother Nancy Peterson said.

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  9. Prosecutor: Woman accused in fatal hit-and-run has history of DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Jessica Lyn Bankhead makes a first appearance Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, in Clark County Superior Court in connection with a fatal hit-and-run Saturday night on Minnehaha Street. A Vancouver woman who police suspect was driving under the influence when she allegedly struck and killed a pedestrian and then fled the scene Saturday night has a nearly decade-long history of driving drunk.

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  10. Hoverboard causes garage fire in east Vancouver, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A hoverboard caused a fire in a garage of an east Vancouver residence Sunday morning. A garage fire in east Vancouver that displaced a family of five was caused by a hoverboard, according to fire investigators.

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  11. Family of 5 displaced in Ogden house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A family of five was displaced this morning after an electrical fire damaged a house in Vancouver's Ogden Neighborhood. Firefighters were called to 2613 N.E. Whitman Ave. at about 6:40 a.m. today for a report of smoke inside the house.

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  12. Portland pursuit goes into Vancouver, back to OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A woman was taken into custody after a police pursuit began in Portland, went into Vancouver and went back into Portland where it ended. Troopers with the Washington State Patrol at about 3 a.m. today were notified by officers in Portland that a vehicle they were pursuing was heading northbound on Interstate 205 heading into Vancouver, Trooper Will Finn said.

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  13. Would pipeline threaten terminal at Port of Vancouver?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A section of the Dakota Access pipeline under construction in September near the town of St. Anthony in Morton County, N.D. Any hopes held by protesters that the 470,000-barrels-per-day project could be stopped were further diminished on Thursday when North Dakota law enforcement closed their main camp and arrested more than 40 people.

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  14. Vancouver woman off blood thinners thanks to WatchmanRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Sherrie Hendricks didn't know she had atrial fibrillation until paramedics were driving her from her Vancouver home to the hospital. About five or six years ago, Sherrie was lying on the couch watching TV.

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  15. Vancouver iTech Prep looks toward its futureRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Columbian

    The classrooms at Vancouver iTech Preparatory are packed with student projects. From the wastewater drainage systems made from plastic soda bottles and sand to the laser-cut wooden ravens, the school's mascot, seemingly every wall on campus is a testament to the hands-on learning embraced by the Vancouver Public Schools magnet school.

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  16. Off Beat: Didn't get your fill of data in Portrait? We've got you coveredRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Graphic designer Marsha Matta asked me to give her more data to update this year's How We Live page in Clark County Portrait . While trying to refresh and increase the amount of info on county life, my research yielded an embarrassment of riches.

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  17. Story Lead ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Vancouver police investigate a crime scene in Uptown Village Saturday where a wanted man tried to run over a police officer. The officer fired at the suspect.

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  18. All Aboard! Clark County Historical Museum reopeningRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Columbian

    While construction crews were finishing up their Clark County Historical Museum remodel, history enthusiasts in the Main Street landmark have been preparing a new exhibit for the grand reopening Saturday. The 11 a.m. event also will serve as a centennial celebration, noting the 100th anniversary of the Clark County Historical Society.

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  19. Garage fire displaces family of five in east VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A fire broke out in an east Vancouver home's garage before noon Sunday, but firefighters were largely able to keep flames from getting into the home's living areas. The Vancouver Fire Department responded to the call, from 3329 N.E. 124th Ave., at about 11:20 a.m. The home is on a flag lot, so firefighters had to run more than 200 feet of hose down a narrow driveway to the house, he said.

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  20. No delay in reaching finish line of Vancouver Lake Half MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    That delay suited Jason Griffiths just fine. The 36-year-old Hazel Dell resident is coming back from a hiatus of his own.

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