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Emily Gillespie

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Vancouver man arrested after police chase

By Emily Gillespie August 28, 2014 12:29 p.m.

A Vancouver man led law enforcement on a high-speed chase that crossed into Portland early this morning that ended after he rammed a police vehicle.

Vancouver residence part of Portland gang warrants

By Emily Gillespie August 28, 2014 11:13 a.m.

A residence in Vancouver’s Hough neighborhood was one of three places where Portland police executed a search warrant today in connection to a gang violence investigation.

Police to increase school zone enforcement next week

By Emily Gillespie August 28, 2014 7:17 p.m.

Vancouver police are planning to increase enforcement efforts in and around schools next week.

Vehicle crashes into parked car, house in Shumway neighborhood

By Emily Gillespie and Patty Hastings August 27, 2014 8:42 p.m.

A possibly intoxicated woman drove up onto the side of a parked vehicle before crashing into a Shumway house Wednesday afternoon, according to Vancouver police.

West Minnehaha convenience store robbed at gunpoint

By Emily Gillespie August 27, 2014 9:20 a.m.

A man robbed a West Minnehaha 7-Eleven early this morning, according to the Vancouver Police Department.

Truck burned in large grass fire near Vancouver Lake

By Emily Gillespie August 27, 2014 9:04 a.m.

A burnt pickup was found amid a grass fire the size of a football field early today near Vancouver Lake.

Rescued dog, owner in need of rescue

By Emily Gillespie August 25, 2014 8:40 p.m.

WASHOUGAL — Having taken in a golden retriever with a cleft nose and jaw, a Shih Tzu that is deaf and blind and two unwanted St. Bernards, Lyle Nelson has a reputation for rescuing dogs.

Sheriff's office eyes new central precinct home

By Emily Gillespie August 23, 2014 5:49 p.m.

When the Clark County Sheriff's Office turned a small building on Public Works property into its central precinct office, the relocation was supposed to be temporary.

Woman displaced after small kitchen fire in Vancouver duplex

By Emily Gillespie August 21, 2014 7:53 a.m.

A woman was displaced after a small kitchen fire in a unit of a Vancouver duplex that was reported just after midnight Wednesday.

Burnt belt prompts fire call to Port of Vancouver

By Emily Gillespie August 20, 2014 11:33 a.m.

A burnt belt on a United Grain barge prompted an initial heavy response by the Vancouver Fire Department to the Port of Vancouver this morning.

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