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Former Vancouver Police chief, others reflect on legacy

By Andrea Damewood September 6, 2012 6 a.m.

You'd expect to see a lot of uniforms at a going-away party for a police chief.

Assistant Chief Chris Sutter named interim Vancouver Police chief

By Andrea Damewood September 4, 2012 6:08 p.m.

Sutter's appointment comes after city manager had said interim leader would be from outside VPD

WSDOT starting safety improvements near Washougal

By Andrea Damewood September 4, 2012 11:28 a.m.

One mile stretch of State Route 14 has seen 95 crashes since 2001

Audit finds fault with Clark County

By Andrea Damewood August 29, 2012 6 a.m.

Clark County had two "major deficiencies" in internal controls monitoring spending on one federal grant, according to a state audit released this week.

Vacant downtown city block will host temporary park

By Andrea Damewood August 28, 2012 6 a.m.

Block 10 — better known as the barren city block bordered by Columbia, Washington, Eighth and Ninth streets — is about to get a lot more inviting.

Workers return support to city, county

By Andrea Damewood August 27, 2012 6 a.m.

Her position may be classified as a "supported employee," but Mindy Irwin's bosses and coworkers at the city of Vancouver know that it's really the other way around.

CRC: New I-5 bridge clearance could be 110 feet

By Andrea Damewood August 21, 2012 6 a.m.

As the Coast Guard and the Columbia River Crossing continue to dance over the proposed bridge height, CRC officials said Monday they found about 15 more feet of wiggle room.

School district cleans trash from former City Hall

By Andrea Damewood August 18, 2012 6 a.m.

Vancouver's former City Hall looked new and improved on Friday.

Cyclists mass to point out risky route

By Andrea Damewood August 18, 2012 6 a.m.

A critical mass ride Friday to bring awareness to the dangers cyclists face using Northwest Lower River Road to reach Frenchman's Bar and Vancouver Lake -- a popular route -- drew just eight riders.

Old city hall building in sorry state

By Andrea Damewood August 17, 2012 6 a.m.

Until about a year ago, Vancouver's former City Hall was a place where powerful people brokered big deals. Recently, it's become a place where transients relieve themselves.

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