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  1. Deal prevents development near Mount St. HelensRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A Vancouver-based conservation group says a new deal will prevent development on nearly 3,100 acres of private forestland south of Mount St. Helens. Columbia Land Trust announced this week that it bought development rights on the timberland, which is owned by Pope Resources , a timber company based in Poulsbo, Washington.

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  2. Hospice care for man hit while trying to help victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A southwest Washington man accused of causing multiple injury collisions on Interstate 205, then driving away, has been ordered held on $200,000 bail while one of the injured has been moved to hospice care. Joshua Frahm , 28, of Vancouver, appeared in Superior Court on Thursday and was told he didn't qualify for a court-appointed lawyer because of his income, The Columbian reported .

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  3. British Columbia launches much-damned, $8.8 billion dam projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Canada is a nation long addicted to think-big mega-projects that put prime ministers and provincial premiers into the history books, either as visionary architects of prosperity or rubes and despoilers. British Columbia Premier Christy Clark announced this week that province-owned B.C. Hydro will build an $8.8 billion dam on the Peace River in northeast B.C. It will be the largest infrastructure project in the history of Canada's "province on the Pacific."

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  4. Vancouver school wins contest for recyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Mushrooms grow on the paper waste as a part of a project in instructor Steve Lorenz's Horticulture class in Hudson Bay High School in Vancouver, Wash., Wednesday, Dec.17, 2014. Students are working to reclaim paper and cardboard waste by inoculating it with mushroom mycelia.

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  5. Judge's ruling favors Cowlitz Tribe in casino caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A federal judge has sided with the Cowlitz Indian Tribe in its long fight to establish a reservation and build a casino along Interstate 5 west of La Center. U.S. District Judge Barbara J. Rothstein in Washington, D.C., on Friday dismissed a lawsuit filed by plaintiffs who had challenged a federal government decision to put into trust about 152 acres in Clark County for the tribe.

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  6. Deputy kills pit bull in VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Clark County sheriff's office says a detective shot and killed a pit bull dog that bit the officer Wednesday at a home in Vancouver where officers were investigating a child sexual assault.

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  7. Hit-run driving suspect kills Vancouver pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Police say a driver who reportedly hit another car on Interstate 205 left the freeway in Vancouver and struck and killed a pedestrian.

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  8. Analysis: Oil-by-rail terminal would be largestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A proposed oil terminal in Vancouver, Washington, would handle more crude transported by rail than any single facility in the U.S. when running at full capacity, according to an analysis by The Columbian newspaper. Vancouver Energy, a joint venture by Tesoro Corp. and Savage Cos., would handle an average of 360,000 barrels of oil per day, or up to four trains daily.

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  9. Inexhaustible community activist diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Bud Van Cleve, an inexhaustible community activist whose efforts over the last couple of decades earned him the nickname "Mayor of Hazel Dell," died on Nov. 5 at age 84. Despite declining health for the last few years, the man of a million meetings was still attending them regularly, according to his wife of 44 years. Sherry Van Cleve said Bud's death from a hemorrhagic stroke was "totally unexpected.

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  10. Man gets jail for stealing artwork from woman, 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    An Oregon man has been sentenced to 120 days in jail for stealing artwork from a 91-year-old Vancouver, Washington, woman who has dementia. John Kalamafoni pleaded guilty to theft, possession of stolen property and trafficking in stolen property.

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  11. Ghost Runners Brewery increasing production, distributionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    According to a report in the Vancouver Business Journal, Ghost Runners Brewery plans to expand its brewing operation and increase production, with the stated goal of entering the Portland and Seattle beer markets in the next six months. Rob Ziebell and Jeff Seibel opened Ghost Runners Brewery in 2012.

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  12. Interstate 5 bridge project alive in transit planRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Part of the Clark County long-range regional transportation plan sounds familiar: It calls for replacing the Interstate 5 bridge between Vancouver and Portland. It doesn't call the $3.3 billion project the Columbia River Crossing - the failed megaproject that also would have built the bridge - but it includes many of the same elements and cost estimates, The Columbian reported Monday .

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  13. Man sought in 6 bank robberies found in OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The U.S. Marshals Service says a 41-year-old man sought on a felony arrest warrant in a Longview, Washington, robbery has been arrested in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Seattle FBI spokeswoman Ayn Dietrich said last month that agents and police in Oregon and Washington were looking for Anthony James Martinis in connection with six recent Northwest bank robberies, three in Oregon and three in Washington.

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  14. SW Wash. woman describes surviving shot to faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A Vancouver, Washington-area woman who survived being shot in the face says the last thing she remembers is the barrel of her neighbor's gun pointed at her as his car stopped alongside hers at a red light. The Columbian reports that Abigail Mounce described herself Monday from her hospital bed as "really, really lucky."

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  15. Mobile home park owner fined after water problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A Moscow mobile home park owner who residents say didn't provide adequate water and sewer service for more than 90 days last winter has been ordered to pay more than $300 per day until the problems are fixed. The manager of the mobile home park says the park had problems finding people to work on the water systems because of past dealings with Magar.

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  16. 2 children, woman hit by car in Halloween crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Police in Vancouver, Washington, say two 7-year-old girls and a 20-year-old woman were seriously hurt Friday night when they were hit by a car while trick-or-treating.

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  17. Washington city takes stock of tornado damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Workers bring roofing material to start temporary repairs on the roof of the Carl's Towing building, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014 in Longview, Wash. A rare tornado ripped down power lines and damaged property Thursday in the city of Longview in Washington state, but there were no immediate reports of injuries, officials said.

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  18. Real estate spotlight, Oct. 23, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Just a few graduates of Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright's architecture school, practiced in Seattle in the middle of the 20th century, according to the Northwest modernism group Docomomo WEWA . Bower was born on May 29, 1922 in Pennsylvania, attended Amherst College for a year and then apprenticed at Taliesin until 1948, according to Docomomo WEWA .

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  19. Washington's wanted sex offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Check out the dozens of convicted sex offenders currently sought by the Washington Department of Corrections for failing to meet their court obligations. Photo: Department Of Corrections Jim Darrin Miles, a 41-year-old Vancouver man, was previously convicted of indecent liberties in Cowlitz County.

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  20. Vancouver, Wash., mayor boycotts speech by general who would ban mosquesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The mayor of Vancouver, Wash., is boycotting a prayer breakfast speech by a retired U.S. Army General who has called Islam a "totalitarian way of life," called for a ban on mosques in American and said that Muslims should not enjoy free speech protection under the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Retired Lt.

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