The Port of Camas-Washougal said Wednesday that its Board of Commissioners will convene a special meeting today at the port’s office, 24 S. A St. in Washougal, to discuss and decide which applicants to interview for the District 1 position on the three-member board.
BILLINGS, Mont. -- U.S. transportation officials on Wednesday offered $10 million in grants for states to upgrade highway-rail crossings and tracks in response to a recent surge in flammable fuel shipments.
WASHINGTON -- The House Judiciary Committee will hold Congress' first hearing on the Planned Parenthood videos next Wednesday. And the title they're using leaves little doubt about where majority Republicans stand on the issue.
FOX LAKE, Ill. -- Law enforcement officials broadened the hunt Wednesday for three suspects in the fatal shooting of a popular veteran police officer in a small northern Illinois community after a methodical house-to-house search turned up nothing.
The Vancouver police dog stabbed Tuesday night has died, the agency announced this morning. Officer Jack Anderson and his K-9 partner, Ike, were in in the area of Fruit Valley and Laframbois roads around 6 p.m. when a patrol unit was called to investigate a suspicious person call, according to Vancouver Police Department spokeswoman Kim Kapp.
The 2015-2016 school year begins today in Vancouver Public Schools. The projected K-12 enrollment is 22,696 students. This projection does not anticipate a significant change in enrollment from last school year. The district hired about 183 new teachers, counselors, psychologists and other certificated staff members. This represents an increase in hiring over last school year.