It has taken more than a decade for the Seattle Mariners to put together the middle-lineup strength that is has shown this early season. Now, after a 7-5 loss to Houston Monday and a 5-8 start, the concern that shifted.
Saul Paez-Martinez understands that every match of his senior season will be a challenge for his Hudson's Bay soccer team. But that will not keep the Eagles' central defender from relishing the experience.
Fire damaged a two-story house in the Orchards area Monday evening. Vancouver firefighters were sent to the blaze, reported at 6:06 p.m. at 7407 N.E. 153rd Ave. The firefighters could see a large plume of smoke as they drove to the house, according to emergency radio traffic monitored by The Columbian.
By TRISHA THOMAS and COLLEEN BARRY, Associated Press
April 20, 2015 8:36 p.m.
CATANIA, Sicily — Prosecutors said Tuesday that they arrested the captain and a crew member of the boat in which as many as 900 people are feared to have drowned in the unremitting waves of migrants seeking to escape from war-torn Libya.
A 25-year-old Vancouver woman — already on probation for DUI — faces vehicular assault charges for allegedly driving drunk Sunday night and crashing into a car and two motorcyclists. One rider was sent to a hospital.