Trap shooting is the third largest sport at Woodland High School, behind football and track, said volunteer coach Ben Musgrove, a La Center resident whose son attends Woodland.
With increased security measures affecting airline passengers, computer users and many facets of daily life, the demand for trained security personnel is growing.
The end of this school year marks a major milestone for Washougal High School: the 100th anniversary of the school's first commencement.
By Associated Press April 14, 2014 6:51 p.m.
CORVALLIS, Ore. — A new project at Oregon State University is aiming to create a definitive historical archive of craft beer’s history and impact in Oregon.
By KIMBERLY HEFLING, Associated Press April 14, 2014 2:32 p.m.
BALTIMORE — The odds have long been stacked against students like those in Edward Ennels’ remedial math classes at Baltimore City Community College.
By Lauren Dake April 14, 2014 6 a.m.
John Deeder, the superintendent of Evergreen Public Schools, has made some difficult decisions in the past few years: His district laid off staff, slashed the budget and asked remaining employees to do more with fewer resources.
By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press April 13, 2014 3:16 p.m.
SPOKANE — Medical officials predict an aging population and expanded health coverage under the Affordable Care Act will contribute to doctor shortages across the nation. In response to the projected need, Washington State University has begun exploring the feasibility of opening a medical school on its Spokane campus.
By Teresa Watanabe, Los Angeles Times April 13, 2014 6 a.m.
It’s lunchtime at Washington Preparatory High School in Los Angeles, but 16-year-old Parrish Jackson has barely touched her turkey burger and apricots.
By The Columbian April 10, 2014 10:35 p.m.
A memorial service will be held for former First Citizen Val Ogden at 1 p.m. April 26 at Clark College Gaiser Hall, 1933 Fort Vancouver Way. The service is open to the public.
By Kevin Begos and Joe Mandak, Associated Press April 9, 2014 8:42 p.m.
MURRYSVILLE, Pa. — Flailing away with two kitchen knives, a 16-year-old boy with a “blank expression” allegedly stabbed and slashed 21 students and a security guard in the crowded halls of his suburban Pittsburgh high school Wednesday before an assistant principal tackled him, police said.
April 9, 2014 6 a.m.
The public is invited to explore a variety of faculty and student research, scholarship and artistic expression on April 17 at the 11th Annual Washington State University Vancouver Research Showcase at the campus, 14204 N.E. Salmon Creek Ave.
By The Columbian April 9, 2014 6 a.m.
April 15 is the deadline for high school artists to enter the Congressional Art Competition. The office of U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Camas, is accepting entries for an art competition open to students in grades nine through 12, who either reside or attend school in Southwest Washington’s 3rd Congressional District.
By The Columbian April 9, 2014 5:59 a.m.
Skyview: Teens vying to become Mr. and Miss Columbia River during the annual pageant fundraiser for the Doernbecher Children's Hospital raised more than $115,000 through bakes sales, car washes and other means. There were 15 teams of male and female students competing. Nicole Williamson and Josh Macintosh won by raising more than $15,000. The money will go to Doernbecher's Kids Making Miracles program. The Mr. and Miss Columbia River Pageant was held March 22 at the Skyview High School Auditorium.