By Emily Gillespie June 29, 2015 3:26 p.m.
Two Vancouver women were identified as passengers in a single-vehicle crash caused by a falling tree limb that killed the driver.
By Emily Gillespie June 29, 2015 6:08 p.m.
A phone service outage is impacting 911 communications in Ridgefield, according to CenturyLink.
By Emily Gillespie June 29, 2015 7:50 a.m.
The man wanted by police for allegedly shooting and killing a dog during a Woodland burglary is in custody this morning, according to Woodland Police Department.
By Emily Gillespie June 26, 2015 9:43 a.m.
The eastbound state Highway 14 ramp to southbound Interstate 205 is back open after an hours long closure this morning.
By Emily Gillespie June 24, 2015 9:07 a.m.
Firefighters quickly put out a blaze that appeared to have started on a deck of a Salmon Creek house and spread to the attic.
By Emily Gillespie June 23, 2015 6 a.m.
Two women who work in law enforcement will share their stories as part of an ongoing conversation series hosted by a local women's group.
By Emily Gillespie June 22, 2015 7:05 p.m.
A Vancouver woman remains in serious condition more than a week after she was injured in a wrong-way crash.
By Emily Gillespie June 20, 2015 9:41 p.m.
With racial issues plaguing national headlines, organizers of this year's Juneteenth celebration in Vancouver added a theme for the event: Black lives matter.
By Emily Gillespie June 20, 2015 6:53 p.m.
A Vancouver woman who reportedly experienced a medical event caused a two-vehicle crash on the Interstate 5 Bridge on Saturday afternoon, according to Washington State Patrol.
By Emily Gillespie June 19, 2015 11:09 a.m.
Two of three people suspected of robbing a man of his backpack were arrested Thursday evening in Battle Ground.
By Emily Gillespie June 17, 2015 11:04 a.m.
The Vancouver man who allegedly attacked a deputy prosecutor last week appeared in court Wednesday to be appointed a new attorney.
By Emily Gillespie June 17, 2015 8:30 a.m.
A collision at a Maplewood intersection caused a chain-reaction crash that resulted in heavy damage at a gas station.
Two inmates escaped from Larch Corrections Center, launching a law enforcement search this afternoon for the missing men, a spokeswoman with the prison said.
The Vancouver woman injured in a fatal state Highway 500 crash that authorities say was caused by wrong-way driver remains in serious condition.
By Emily Gillespie June 16, 2015 7:08 p.m.
A teacher at Evergreen High School is being investigated for alleged inappropriate behavior, according to an email sent to parents.
By Emily Gillespie June 10, 2015 10:19 a.m.
Police are investigating after an adult reportedly drew a handgun on a group of juveniles during an altercation at a Washougal park Tuesday night.
By Emily Gillespie June 9, 2015 12:12 p.m.
A vehicle crashed into a power pole and caught fire, causing a brief outage early Saturday morning.
By Emily Gillespie June 7, 2015 6 a.m.
Sharon Allison was last seen alive on the morning of May 8 talking to an unidentified man in the hallway of her Columbia House apartment building. The next day, police found her body in a large blue recycling bin inside her apartment, dead from what police have called homicidal violence.
By Emily Gillespie June 5, 2015 6:51 a.m.
A Vancouver man suspected of driving under the influence of meth and marijuana was arrested after a pursuit in Oregon ended in a crash.
By Emily Gillespie June 4, 2015 6:53 a.m.
An 85-year-old Vancouver man who was reported missing Wednesday was found and returned to his family early Thursday morning.
By Emily Gillespie June 3, 2015 6 a.m.
This year marks the first time a new face has led the Clark County Sheriff's Office in 24 years, with 60-year-old Republican Chuck Atkins stepping into the leading role. He's been sheriff for nearly six months now, but how much do you really know about Atkins? The Columbian sat down with the Clark County sheriff and got to know him on a personal level. Here are five things we learned:
By Emily Gillespie June 2, 2015 12:58 p.m.
Unattended burning incense started a fire that killed a cat and caused more than $200,000 in damage to a Camas house Monday night.
By Emily Gillespie June 1, 2015 3 p.m.
A fire in a Salmon Creek mobile home was started by charging lithium-ion batteries, according to the Clark County Fire Marshal’s Office.
By Emily Gillespie June 1, 2015 9:36 p.m.
A transient man was arrested for allegedly setting fire to a dumpster early Sunday morning so that he could go back to jail.
By Emily Gillespie May 28, 2015 7:36 p.m.
The Clark County Juvenile Detention Officers Guild recently passed a no-confidence vote against Juvenile Court Administrator Pat Escamilla and his management team claiming that low staffing has led to escalating safety concerns in the detention facility.
By Emily Gillespie May 28, 2015 3:17 p.m.
The two bicyclists injured in a crash north of Lewisville Park on Wednesday evening were listed in satisfactory condition on Thursday.
By Emily Gillespie May 27, 2015 8:39 a.m.
Shots were fired when a robber wearing a gas mask held up a Maplewood convenience store early this morning, according to Vancouver police.
By Emily Gillespie May 25, 2015 9 p.m.
The body of a man who apparently was struck by a train was found Monday morning in Washougal, BNSF Railway spokesman Gus Melonas said.