By Laura McVicker November 12, 2012 6:06 p.m.
In light of passage of a state law legalizing recreational marijuana, Clark County’s top prosecutor said he plans to dismiss misdemeanor possession of marijuana cases on Dec. 6.
By Laura McVicker November 10, 2012 6 a.m.
The former treasurer of a parent-teacher association at Maple Grove primary and middle schools was sentenced Friday to one year in prison for embezzling nearly $15,000 over about eight months.
By Laura McVicker November 2, 2012 9:35 p.m.
A Vancouver man was sentenced Friday to seven years in federal prison for trafficking stolen guns.
By Laura McVicker October 28, 2012 6 a.m.
Cued by a fiddle, Ashley VanHandel started the jig: A stomp, kick, shuffle of feet and another stomp.
By Laura McVicker October 28, 2012 6 a.m.
A prominent attorney has been found in civil contempt by a federal judge for coaching his witnesses on the stand during a federal trial involving the city of Vancouver.
By Laura McVicker October 27, 2012 6 a.m.
A Vancouver man accused of two home invasion robberies in 2011, including one where a woman was bound and attacked, has pleaded guilty to first-degree robbery and first-degree burglary.
By Laura McVicker October 26, 2012 6 a.m.
Saying he's "very passionate about politics," a Vancouver man on Thursday admitted to sending emails threatening to kill a Republican state Senate candidate.
By Laura McVicker October 18, 2012 5:09 p.m.
An Oregon man was sentenced Thursday to 2½ years in prison for causing a crash that killed his friend last spring near Battle Ground.
By Laura McVicker October 15, 2012 11:03 p.m.
A former 3rd Congressional candidate who was acquitted last year of assaulting his wife has filed a lawsuit against Clark County, alleging wrongful arrest.
By Laura McVicker October 15, 2012 8:34 p.m.
An Oct. 1 homicide in Hazel Dell apparently was prompted by a dispute over some stolen guns, according to court documents.
By Laura McVicker October 5, 2012 5:19 p.m.
A Vancouver woman accused of trying to shoot her husband when he requested a divorce pleaded not guilty today to first-degree attempted murder and felony harassment.
By Laura McVicker October 4, 2012 7:15 p.m.
The former treasurer of a parent-teacher association at Maple Grove primary and middle schools accused of embezzling nearly $15,000 pleaded guilty Thursday to five theft-related charges.
By Laura McVicker October 4, 2012 6 a.m.
Federal officials have launched an investigation into a limousine service implicated in the Saturday death of an 11-year-old girl in Portland.
Matthew M. Clark, 43, died of an apparent gunshot wound, the sheriff's department said in a bulletin issued Tuesday morning. It said the precise cause of death would be determined by the Clark County Medical Examiner.
By Laura McVicker October 2, 2012 8:02 p.m.
A Sifton teenager convicted of burning his family's house down last year was sentenced Tuesday to just under one year of confinement.
By Laura McVicker October 1, 2012 7:27 p.m.
A Vancouver arson suspect who kept officers at bay as he stood atop a burning hotel roof on Saturday made his first appearance this morning in Clark County Superior Court.
By Laura McVicker September 28, 2012 9:18 p.m.
A woman accused of plotting to rob a Hazel Dell man who answered her prostitution ad was sentenced Friday to three years and nine months in prison.
By Laura McVicker September 26, 2012 6:23 p.m.
A 42-year-old Battle Ground woman agreed to plead guilty to second-degree assault for shooting her boyfriend in the face last year.
By Laura McVicker September 26, 2012 6:33 p.m.
Prosecutors say DNA evidence from an aluminum baseball bat found next to a Vancouver woman’s body in 2011 has linked a convicted felon to the slaying, prosecutors said Wednesday.
By Laura McVicker September 24, 2012 9:14 p.m.
A Vancouver man convicted last year of attacking two strangers -- and who has a history of preying on women -- was charged today with molesting two girls.
By Laura McVicker September 22, 2012 6 a.m.
As a tip to fight homelessness locally, Barbe West offers this quote: "Getting good players is easy. Getting 'em to play together is the hard part."
By Laura McVicker September 19, 2012 7:29 p.m.
A Vancouver man caught on camera allegedly stealing a political sign apparently told police he did so because he thought the sign was illegally placed in his neighborhood, according to court documents.