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Dave Kern

assistant metro editor

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Recent Stories

Going by Train: Home from the holidays

By Dave Kern December 29, 2013 8:30 p.m.

Forget the strain, take the train.

A canine for Christmas? Pets get homes for the holidays

By Dave Kern December 23, 2013 2:24 p.m.

The Lazzaretto family has a Christmas decision: Should Jolly the pup join Joey the Labrador in their Yacolt home.

Vancouver man involved in collision cited for allegedly texting

By Dave Kern December 22, 2013 5:39 p.m.

A 44-year-old Vancouver man was cited for driving while texting after he was involved in an accident this afternoon.

Man hurt in wreck 
on Highway 500

By Dave Kern December 15, 2013 9:23 p.m.

A Vancouver man was arrested on suspicion of DUI after the car he was driving crashed into a utility pole early Sunday morning.

I-5 Bridge wreck 
causes big backup

By Dave Kern December 15, 2013 9:20 p.m.

A two-car crash Sunday night on the southbound span of the Interstate 5 Bridge caused a five-mile backup, Washington State Patrol said.

Woodland police investigate shooting

By Dave Kern December 15, 2013 8:58 p.m.

Woodland police on Sunday night were investigating a shooting that they suspect happened during a drug buy. A 17-year-old boy was shot in the arm and taken to a local hospital.

Families flock to Washougal’s Farrell Farms to get their Christmas trees

By Dave Kern December 15, 2013 7:47 p.m.

WASHOUGAL — The Tucker family was in no hurry to find the perfect Christmas tree Sunday at Farrell Farms on Mount Norway.

Three teens arrested in Washougal armed robbery

By Dave Kern December 15, 2013 5:12 p.m.

Washougal police on Sunday morning arrested three people suspected in a Saturday night armed robbery of the E Street Market, 1414 E St., Washougal.

Pedestrian struck on Andresen Road

By Dave Kern December 1, 2013 10:10 p.m.

A 45-year-old man was struck by a motorist about 7:55 p.m. Sunday at Fourth Plain Boulevard and Andresen Road.

Car strikes tree after Highway 14 collision

By Dave Kern December 1, 2013 10:08 p.m.

A Washougal man was hurt when his car veered off of state Highway 14 Sunday evening and struck a tree.

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