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Craig Brown

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Vancouver police seeking stolen Peterbilt

By Craig Brown September 30, 2014 6:07 p.m.

Vancouver police are looking for leads into the theft of two commercial trucks from industrial yards along the Columbia River waterfront.

NOW volunteers plan patrols Tuesday

By Craig Brown September 29, 2014 8:53 p.m.

Volunteers with Vancouver's Neighbors on Watch program plan a "saturation patrol" through the city from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Knife-wielding robber accosts Vancouver store clerk

By Craig Brown September 29, 2014 2:35 p.m.

A robber armed with a large knife accosted a convenience store clerk in Vancouver this afternoon, stealing cigarettes.

Vancouver trucker accused of evading N.Y. bridge toll

By Craig Brown September 24, 2014 11:33 a.m.

A Vancouver trucker has been arrested in New York, accused of altering his tractor's license plate in order to avoid tolls on the George Washington Bridge.

Vancouver lifts burn ban

By Craig Brown September 24, 2014 10:14 a.m.

The city of Vancouver has lifted its burn ban after rain soaked the region overnight.

Firstenburg pool reopens

By Craig Brown September 15, 2014 6:58 p.m.

The swimming pool at the Firstenburg Community Center reopened at 1 p.m. Monday, according to parks and recreation staff.

3-car pileup snarls 117th

By Craig Brown September 13, 2014 6:41 p.m.

An accident involving three vehicles resulted in one minor injury Saturday afternoon.

Biker struck on 117th Avenue

By Craig Brown September 13, 2014 5:46 p.m.

A motorcyclist was injured on Northeast 117th Avenue at 87th Street Saturday afternoon when he was struck by a motorist changing lanes

One injured in 4-car accident near Camas

By Craig Brown September 13, 2014 7:05 p.m.

One person was injured and many motorists were delayed after a four-vehicle accident on Highway 14 near the west Camas city limits on Saturday morning.

5 displaced by Washougal fire

By Craig Brown September 13, 2014 8:47 a.m.

A carelessly discarded cigarette was blamed for a fire that displaced five people at a Washougal home early today.

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