The FBI says it has received reports that local citizens are receiving telephone calls falsely claiming to be from its small office in downtown Vancouver. Using downloadable software, the scammers are able to make the victims’ caller ID falsely display “FBI” or the local office’s actual telephone number, 360-695-5661.
Tanisha Harris is the first Democrat to announce she will run for a 17th Legislative District House seat, joining a crowded field of Republicans vying for the spot being vacated by Rep. Lynda Wilson, R-Vancouver. Wilson plans to run for the Senate.
The company behind the proposal for the nation's largest rail-to-marine oil terminal at the Port of Vancouver has signaled it's ready to accept a contract change approved by port commissioners April 15.