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Emily Gillespie

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Apartment fire’s cause difficult to determine

By Emily Gillespie April 16, 2014 9:02 p.m.

Investigators are considering careless smoking or other human involvement as possible causes of a fire that destroyed a building of a Hazel Dell apartment complex last month.

Husband, wife from Vancouver accused of human trafficking

By Emily Gillespie April 16, 2014 10:10 a.m.

A Vancouver couple was arrested Tuesday for their alleged involvement in the human trafficking of a 17-year-old girl in Beaverton.

WSP: Tractor trailer driver falls asleep, crashes near La Center

By Emily Gillespie and Patty Hastings April 16, 2014 5:26 p.m.

The driver of a tractor trailer fell asleep at the wheel, driving his rig off of Interstate 5 near La Center, according to Washington State Patrol.

Police investigate armed robbery at Vancouver credit union

By Emily Gillespie April 15, 2014 2:47 p.m.

Vancouver police are searching for a suspect in an armed robbery that occurred just after 2 p.m. today.

Names released after 2 motorcycle crashes Monday

By Emily Gillespie April 15, 2014 10:26 a.m.

The Clark County Sheriff’s Office released the identity of the man who died in one of two separate motorcycle crashes Monday.

Shotwell announces third bid for Clark County sheriff's job

By Emily Gillespie April 14, 2014 5:27 p.m.

Even if Sheriff Garry Lucas doesn't run for re-election, Clark County voters can expect to see at least one familiar name on the ballot this fall: Timothy Shotwell.

F-15 scheduled for night training through Thursday

By Emily Gillespie April 14, 2014 8:27 a.m.

The Oregon Air National Guard 142nd Fighter Wing will be conducting routine night flying training with its F-15 beginning tonight and lasting through Thursday.

Man sought in two early-morning Vancouver burglaries

By Emily Gillespie April 14, 2014 7:43 a.m.

Vancouver police are investigating early morning burglaries at two Mill Plain convenience stores that they say appear to be connected.

Vancouver man arrested after 20-mile high-speed chase

By Emily Gillespie April 14, 2014 7:09 a.m.

A Vancouver man was arrested after he allegedly led police on a high-speed chase that spanned 20 miles of Cowlitz County early Sunday morning.

SWAT training planned today at abandoned Felida house

By Emily Gillespie April 10, 2014 9:06 a.m.

The Southwest Washington Regional SWAT Team is conducting a training at an abandoned Felida house today.

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