Children give thanks at Vancouver emergency room

North Garrison Heights — Kids on Vancouver's Junior Joy Team and the Hough Elementary Leadership Team thanked hospital workers for their work Saturday to PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center's Emergency Department.

Vancouver woman is Portland hotel homicide victim

A Vancouver woman whose body was found in a Portland hotel Friday morning was the victim of a homicide, the Portland Police Bureau reported Saturday.

Photo Galleries

  • Courtyard Village Apartment fundraiser

  • Hot Buttered Run 2014

  • Veterans Day Parade

  • Students return to Marysville high school after shooting

  • Aftermath of Marysville school shooting

  • Vancouver Farmers Market wraps up season

  • Model of the 1918 Spruce Mill

  • Girlfriends Half Marathon 2014

  • Grove Field hangar fire

  • Battle Ground fire

  • Salmon Creek Interchange

  • Vancouver Farmers Market 25th anniversary

  • Hoops on the River in the Park

  • The Refuge

  • Feast of Corpus Christi procession

Press Talk: Stewart makes right decision

Saturday's Press Talk column set the backdrop for the commissioners' decision on a proposed ordinance to weaken the newly passed charter. This is the second part — and conclusion — of Saturday's column.

White Christmas blankets parts of the West

Snow will be falling in the western U.S. today, with anywhere from 2 to 6 inches in the valleys up to a foot in higher elevations in northern California, Utah, Idaho, Wyoming and Montana, according to the National Weather Service.

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