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Emily Gillespie

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Man wanted by Portland police has Vancouver ties, authorities say

By Emily Gillespie July 3, 2015 11:01 a.m.

A man wanted by the Portland Police Bureau on suspicion of a variety of crimes is has ties to Vancouver, the agency said.

Detectives: No new information in Ridgefield homicide investigation

By Emily Gillespie July 3, 2015 9:38 a.m.

Detectives are still not releasing any new information about the investigation into the man whose body was found apparently dumped in southeast Ridgefield earlier this week.

Owner arrested in raid of Vancouver pot business  

By Emily Gillespie July 2, 2015 8:24 p.m.

Under the blazing sun, uniformed and plain-clothed officers spent several hours Thursday carting off marijuana plants, money and equipment to grow the drug from a business on St. Johns Boulevard in Vancouver.

Body near Ridgefield triggers homicide investigation  

By Emily Gillespie July 1, 2015 11:40 a.m.

Clark County sheriff’s detectives are investigating after a body was apparently dumped in a field in southeast Ridgefield.

Weather service issues heat advisory for Vancouver area

By Emily Gillespie July 1, 2015 7:46 a.m.

A heat advisory in the Vancouver area will take effect this afternoon and last through 9 p.m. Friday.

Man who drowned near Lewisville Park ID'd as Portland man

By Emily Gillespie June 30, 2015 9:08 a.m.

The man who drowned in the East Fork of the Lewis River Saturday was identified as a Portland man.

Fireworks blaze destroys classic car, fire officials say

By Emily Gillespie June 30, 2015 8:36 a.m.

Fireworks caused a fire early Tuesday morning that destroyed a classic car parked at a house in the Image neighborhood, according to fire officials.

Deputies investigate shooting in Hazel Dell

By Emily Gillespie and Jessica Prokop June 30, 2015 3:52 p.m.

The Clark County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a woman suffered an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound while inside a vehicle parked in Hazel Dell Monday night.

Five juveniles accused in Vancouver robbery

By Emily Gillespie June 29, 2015 9:02 p.m.

Five juveniles were arrested early Monday morning for allegedly robbing a Fircrest convenience store.

Three still in hospital after head-on crash

By Emily Gillespie June 29, 2015 9 p.m.

The 91-year-old Vancouver man who allegedly caused a head-on crash that killed two people remains in serious condition.

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