A Vancouver woman was sent to the hospital after Washington State Patrol said she lost control of her vehicle and crashed into a tractor trailer on Interstate 5 south of Woodland early this morning.
The FBI has arrested a suspect in a case involving the discovery of a pair of letters containing the deadly poison ricin and says investigators are working "around the clock" to address any remaining risks.
Canyon Creek, Little White Salmon River open for trout fishing on Saturday
Several inches of new snow accumulate at elevations as low as 3,400 feet
Ongoing DOJ scandal illustrates why public's right to know must be protected
President Barack Obama was described in a Tuesday Seattle Times editorial as "the worst modern president for press freedom." We concur with that assessment.
Work group will develop changes to management in East Fork Lewis, North Fork Lewis, Washougal rivers plus Salmon Creek
Items about trail work in the Yacolt Burn State Forest and free camping at Oregon State Parks, both on June 1
Please, please, there's no reason to impeach President Barack Obama, and it is overreach to say we're getting Watergate all over again. But the scandals are indeed piling up on each other, or, to use another metaphor, it's not just raining. It's pouring. And the message to the nation is to take cover.
NFCA honors Camas High grad
Linfield College sophomore right fielder Erin Carson was named an NCAA Division III All-American by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.
Investing in solar energy may not be top of mind for many here in the Pacific Northwest, and a price tag that can top $40,000 would be enough to give many homeowners pause. But for some local folks, a mix of federal and state incentives and a desire to help the environment offset the initial investment.
Hikes, cycling rides, kayak trips and more
Instead of tearing out that overgrown rhododendron, this may be the year to practice your pruning techniques. Established rhododendrons can be quite lovely plants, especially when trained as a small tree. Take the time to limb branches from the bottom up. Limbing simply refers to cutting the branches off with a pruning saw where they connect to the trunk or another main branch. Thin out higher branches for an open, airy look.
A weekly listing of gardening events in Clark County.
Bellevue couple built sustainably for themselves and to teach others
SEATTLE — Before she got into the construction business 41 years ago, Donna Shirey was a teacher.
I live in Central Oregon and roses are very expensive in our market place, so I have started some roses from seed and want to use them as a hedge when they are ready. How long will it be before I can plant my hedge? Also could you suggest how I might winter them over?
A daily listing of death notices
Birth, court sentencings, marriage dissolutions, marriage licenses
I'm feeling a wave of sadness, empathy and compassion for the families of Oklahoma as I imagined how heart-stoppingly awful it would be to race from the school where I teach to Marshall Elementary or Vancouver School of Arts and Academics (the schools my daughters attend) in a similar event only to see a collapsed structure with people trapped inside.
The price at the pump jumped dramatically in the last few weeks. Just two weeks ago I was paying $3.31 per gallon for regular unleaded. Now at the same station it is $3.83 per gallon; a 16 percent increase in that small period of time. What other retailer can get away with that large an increase?