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  1. In Our View: Cheers & JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | The Columbian

    ... observe local rules. Remember, no fireworks are allowed in the Vancouver city limits. Cheers: To Larch Corrections Center firefighters. Once again the state Department of Natural Resources will rely on crews from the prison near Yacolt to round out ...

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  2. Larch inmates train to fight wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | The Columbian

    ... outside, but were still inside. They're the Department of Natural Resources's work crew out of the Larch Corrections Center, and June 19 was a practice day. Larch inmates can spend up to four years on a crew, he said, and many on the crew have a ...

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  3. Larch Correction Center inmates celebrate JuneteenthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | The Columbian

    The 31-year-old inmate at Larch Corrections Center has nine months left on a nine-year prison sentence, but the bid behind bars didn't stop he and 70 other inmates from celebrating Juneteenth, which commemorates the days slaves were first freed in the 1860s. "I think it's important we celebrate the freedom we've attained," he said.

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  4. Letter: Prison program is beneficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | The Columbian

    The story "Dogs in prison locked up, but with lots of love," about the Larch Corrections Center inmates taking care of the dogs from the Humane Society, told about a great program . I believe it helps the inmates connect personally and to be able to start over, as do the dogs.

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  5. Dogs behind bars at LarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | The Columbian

    Ricky, a 3-year-old Chihuahua mix from the Humane Society for Southwest Washington eagerly waits for his turn to follow commands during an obedience class at Larch Corrections Center in Yacolt, December 6, 2016. Several inmates at Larch were given the opportunity to care for and train shelter dogs, so they can eventually be adopted.

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  6. Rehabilitating offenders and canines at Larch Corrections CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Camas-Washougal Post-Record

    Darion Chambers and Christopher Baker , residents at Larch Corrections Center, have been teaching Rickey, a 3-year-old chihuahua-terrier mix, various commands such as sit and stay.

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  7. Off Beat: Bob Knight scores big assist at Larch basketball gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | The Columbian

    ... game. In his nomination letter, Rick Takach wrote how Knight organized a basketball team to play at Larch Corrections Center, where Clark College offers classes. "He came up to me after the basketball game and asked me about getting into Clark ...

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