A Catholic priest who tried to lure a 14-year-old girl into his car as she was walking home from school in Vancouver’s Image neighborhood was sentenced Monday to four months in jail. He may be able to serve the sentence through the Clark County Jail’s work release program, however.
On a recent Sunday afternoon, the sun shone warmly through the windows of St. Andrew Lutheran Church, illuminating a table strewn with photo clippings from magazines and other images. An adjacent table was prepared with individual settings of card stock, pens, scissors and glue.
In a move to retract the Vancouver City Council’s recent increases in pay, former Vancouver Mayor Bruce Hagensen ceremoniously turned over a box of 316 referendum petitions bearing 3,753 signatures to the city clerk Thursday afternoon.
The Longview man accused of pistol-whipping his ex-girlfriend and possibly firing at Cowlitz County sheriff’s deputies early Monday morning has a long criminal record sheet that includes several allegedly racially motivated attacks on black men.
Vancouver Solid Waste Services is working with Clark County Environmental Services to host a Green Neighbors Recycling Day Event for Vancouver residents from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May, 21, at Fisher's Landing Transit Center, 3510 S.E. 164th Ave.