Wildlife officials captured a bear early Friday afternoon that had been spotted near Lacamas Lake.
Crews are on scene of a fire that fully engulfed a two-story house on the border of Vancouver and Camas.
The fire was reported about 11:30 a.m. Callers reported seeing smoke and flames coming from the roof of a two-story house at 1524 S.E. Seventh Ave., one block west of the Camas Community Center.
Plan to harvest timber it owns near two watersheds also has safety benefits
CAMAS — Ten miles outside of Camas, nestled within two watersheds that provide the city with part of its drinking water, stands of Douglas fir trees rise to the heavens.
Dispute continues between animal organization, neighbor
Several dozen supporters of the West Columbia Gorge Humane Society turned out this afternoon to show their displeasure at an ongoing dispute with a neighboring business.
Grass Valley -- Julie Della Valle is as green as you can get. The first grade teacher is Grass Valley Elementary School's environmental leader, and she was recently honored for all she does by Clark County Environmental Services with a "Make Every Day Earth Day" award. A busy Eco Officers Club that audits school trash and recycling, class by class; a schoolwide Earth Day celebration; a walking field guide students can use to learn about nearby species and wetlands; and native plantings in the school garden are among Della Valle's inspirations and activities, all of which have helped Grass Valley Elementary become an official Washington Green School, Level II.
A Monday afternoon chain-reaction collision on state Highway 14 in Camas injured five people and was caused by speed, officials say.
A routine bridge inspection will temporarily close the West Camas Slough Bridge on state Highway 14 this weekend, according to the Washington State Department of Transportation.
A black bear cub was spotted in Camas this afternoon, but seemed to wander back into the nearby forested area without any trouble.
A semi-trailer truck that crashed into a pole on state Highway 14 east of Washougal has delayed westbound traffic on the highway.
Resolution calls project too costly, call for more cost-effective option
WASHOUGAL — In a move intended to stake a position on the Columbia River Crossing, the Washougal City Council approved a resolution Monday opposing it.
Construction firm, Humane Society filming one another
WASHOUGAL — Double-up those leashes. A dogfight in a Washougal industrial park has reached the breaking point.
Legislation would benefit rumored high-tech company
PORTLAND (AP) — Oregon lawmakers say the state is in the running to land an electronics factory worth at least $1 billion employing 1,000 workers, and they're proposing to clear the way for it to be built on a tract in Washington County.
Camas police, with assistance from the Clark-Vancouver Regional Drug Task Force and Washougal police, arrested two men today during a drug bust at a Camas residence.
East County Fire & Rescue improved staffing levels for January and February, according to an evaluation the agency conducted as part of progress reporting for two federal grants it received in 2011.