Camas' Laina Harris pushes through weight loss setbacks

By Marissa Harshman October 7, 2013 6 a.m.

In 14 hours, Laina Harris saw her biggest goal slip through her fingers.

After gallbladder surgery, Laina Harris' resolve redoubled

By Marissa Harshman July 29, 2013 10 a.m.

The last month has taken a physical and emotional toll on Laina Harris.

Laina Harris' weight-loss journey sidetracked by surgery

By Marissa Harshman June 24, 2013 6 a.m.

The hits just keep coming. And try as she might, Laina Harris just can't stop the blows.

Gallstones do not always mean gallbladder must go

By Marissa Harshman June 24, 2013 6 a.m.

This month, Laina Harris learned she will need surgery to remove her gallbladder.

Laina Harris doubles weight-loss resolve as pounds defy her exertions

By Marissa Harshman March 11, 2013 6 a.m.

Laina Harris has been at a standstill since August.

Heading into the new year 123 pounds lighter

By Marissa Harshman December 24, 2012 6 a.m.

Shopping for clothes can be tricky when you weigh 400 pounds.

Camas woman tries new activities in weight-loss quest

By Marissa Harshman November 5, 2012 6 a.m.

Four pounds. That’s all that separates Laina Harris, a woman weighing in the 300s, from being a woman weighing in the 200s.

Camas woman celebrates 100-pound weight loss

By Marissa Harshman September 3, 2012 6 a.m.

The day Laina Harris has anticipated for months — dreamed of for years — finally came Wednesday. The Camas woman stepped on the scale and saw the number 320.

Camas woman facing weight loss challenges head on

By Marissa Harshman July 30, 2012 6 a.m.

Laina Harris knew she wouldn't shed 270 pounds without hitting a wall, a weight-loss plateau.

Camas woman determined to complete tough weight-loss journey

By Marissa Harshman May 28, 2012 6 a.m.

Laina Harris wasn't always 420 pounds.