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  1. Downtown Washougal: So cool that it's getting hot?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | The Columbian

    The Portland couple were looking for a new place to live and open a restaurant. They searched Portland and other nearby cities in Oregon, but spaces were too small or too expensive.

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  2. Unity Sunday organizers hope to foster togethernessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | The Columbian

    A communally made flower bouquet and a potluck are two highlights of Unity Sunday, a weekend event aimed at fostering togetherness in Clark County. The event at LeRoy Haagen Memorial Park in east Vancouver is in response to divisive national dialogue that has sometimes specifically targeted minorities, organizers said in a press release.

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  3. Prep roundup: Ridgefield, Washougal still alive in 2A softballRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Columbian

    Ridgefield bounced back from an opening-round loss to beat Hockinson 6-1 and stay alive in the 2A District 4 softball tournament in Centralia. Ridgefield faces Tumwater and Washougal faces Centralia at noon today.

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  4. Go, Ideas for Your Weekend: Dozer Day, Frog and Toad, VanTalksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Columbian

    Play in a giant sandbox this weekend at the popular Dozer Day event, which allows children to get behind the controls of heavy construction equipment. Participants can drive dozers, excavators and dump trucks with a professional operator and explore fire engines and ambulances.

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  5. Union Ridge Elementary School hires new principalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Columbian

    Kelly Macdonald will take over as Union Ridge Elementary School principal starting July 1. She is currently the vice principal at Hockinson Middle School. Macdonald has been in education for 17 years, starting out teaching kindergarten, first and third grades, and has a master's degree in special education from Washington State University Vancouver.

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  6. Salvation Army plans new office building in WashougalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Columbian

    The Salvation Army has proposed demolishing its office building north of downtown Washougal and replacing it with a larger modular building. The current building next to the chapel is 1,766 square feet and the new building would be 4,565 square feet, according to paperwork submitted to the city of Washougal by the Portland-based architecture and engineering firm CIDA.

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  7. Spring Into CyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Columbian

    Cycling is a fabulous low-impact cardiovascular workout that definitely will strengthen and tone your legs! And even if you haven't rode a bike since elementary school, riding a bike is just like, well, riding a bike! However. whether you cycle recreationally or competitively, cycling requires a great deal of leg strength and endurance in your torso muscles to hold your body in a forward flexed posture safely while you ride.

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  8. East Vancouvera s free Recycle Day is SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Columbian

    Vancouver Solid Waste Services is working with Clark County Environmental Services to host a Green Neighbors Recycling Day Event for Vancouver residents from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May, 21, at Fisher's Landing Transit Center, 3510 S.E. 164th Ave. The event gives Vancouver residents an opportunity to drop off block foam, electronic equipment, old tires without rims, refrigerators, freezers, air-conditioning units and scrap metals. Each vehicle is allowed to bring only five tires.

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  9. Income, location key in risk for lead in Clark CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Columbian

    Although it's been about 40 years since lead was phased out of consumer products such as gasoline and paint, the repercussions of its legacy are still felt across America. Washington state is no exception.

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  10. Save the Date: Magic, improvisational comedy, music, fashion and fun aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | The Columbian

    The show features guest Rhys Thomas of Jugglemania. Tickets are $15. 360-887-7260 or www.oldlibertytheater.com a Magenta Theater Improv presents a family-friendly comedy show in the style of "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" The improv group will take suggestions from the audience to create skits.

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  11. Washougal plans recycling event for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | The Columbian

    The next Green Neighbors Recycling Day Event is 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Washougal Transfer Station, 4020 S. Grant St., Washougal, and will be hosted by the city and Green Neighbors, a Clark County Department of Environmental Services program. Residents can bring block foam, electronic equipment, tires without rims, refrigerators, freezers, air-conditioning units and scrap metal to be recycled.

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  12. Beaverton man hurt in fall from Skamania Co. rock faceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The Columbian

    A Beaverton, Ore., man was hospitalized Wednesday evening after falling 20 to 25 feet from a rock face near the Cape Horn trail in Skamania County. Skamania County Undersheriff Pat Bond said Jerad West, 29, was hiking with a brother and a friend late Wednesday afternoon when they found they'd lost track of their planned climbing route.

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  13. Spring Into HikingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The Columbian

    There's nothing like fresh mountain air and beautiful terrain. But hiking can be hard on your body and knees if you're not conditioned - especially with the challenging inclines here in the Gorge, Mt.

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  14. Washougal schools to break ground on projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The Columbian

    At 5 p.m., the district will have a groundbreaking ceremony for a new $2.3 million transportation facility, which will be built near the district office, 4855 Evergreen Way, Washougal. Guests can then hop on a bus for the 5:30 p.m. groundbreaking ceremony for a $4.8 million project to replace Excelsior High School, 1401 39th St., Washougal.

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  15. Story Lead ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The Columbian

    For the past 29 years, Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge has provided some much-needed respite for migratory waterfowl and concrete-fatigued urbanites alike, but things at the site are far from perfect. "The lake is kind of a closed system encased in reed canarygrass.

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  16. Man dies in car crash east of WashougalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | The Columbian

    A Carson man died early this morning in a single-vehicle crash on state Highway 14 about five miles east of Washougal, according to the Washington State Patrol. Police said Christopher A. Bash, 30, of Carson was driving a 1992 Honda Accord east on the highway at Milepost 23 when the car went off the roadway and hit a tree at about 1:45 a.m. Bash was taken to PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center, but he did not survive his injuries, according to the State Patrol.

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  17. Save the Date: Spring heats up with wine, food and music, including The CureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | The Columbian

    Pianist Thomas Rheingans will lead his ensemble in a mix of classical, pop and audience favorites. Concert admission is free, with donations benefiting Friends of the Carpenter.

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  18. Camas house fire put out by home fire sprinklersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | The Columbian

    A fire started in a Camas home still under construction sometime over the weekend, and fire sprinklers installed in the house put out the fire before anyone noticed. The home, 3210 N.W. Hood Court, Camas, is in the sheetrock phase of construction, according to an email from Randy Miller, deputy fire marshal at the Camas-Washougal Fire Department.

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  19. Oregon 18-year-old man in court in injury crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Columbian

    An 18-year-old man suspected of driving under the influence when he allegedly caused a head-on collision in Washougal made a first appearance Wednesday in Clark County Superior Court. Filipp N. Yukhimchuk of Happy Valley, Ore., appeared on suspicion of vehicular assault in connection with the Tuesday afternoon crash in the 600 block of Southeast Vernon Road.

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  20. Washougal Community Center invites public to enjoy its renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Columbian

    The Washougal Community Center, which has been closed for more than three months, will open to the public during a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday to show off upgrades made to the center. The center, at 1681 C St., closed on Jan. 4 for the $564,000 project, which replaced the roof, added a new heating and cooling system and overhauled the kitchen.

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