By Laura McVicker July 25, 2012 5:30 p.m.
A former bodybuilder accused of robbing two banks in a two-state crime spree last month pleaded not guilty Wednesday to seven charges.
By Laura McVicker July 17, 2012 6 a.m.
For the first time in 12 years, Clark County Superior Court Judge Diane Woolard has drawn a challenger: Vancouver's former city prosecutor, Josephine Townsend.
By Laura McVicker July 13, 2012 6 a.m.
With judicial conduct allegations hanging over his head, Clark County Superior Court Judge John Wulle is running to keep his seat against challenger David Gregerson, a private civil attorney.
By Laura McVicker July 2, 2012 5:14 p.m.
A Vancouver man who allegedly led police on a wild 90-minute chase after committing two bank robberies is expected to plead guilty today to a charge in Multnomah County.
By Laura McVicker June 29, 2012 12:03 p.m.
A 16-year-old accused of brandishing a knife during a confrontation with a jogger was due in court Friday to face displaying a dangerous weapon and minor in possession of alcohol charges.
By Laura McVicker June 27, 2012 6:07 p.m.
The wife of a Vancouver man accused of bank robbery, carjacking and hit-and-run in a wild chase last week is now seeking a divorce and a restraining order against him.
By Laura McVicker June 26, 2012 10:17 p.m.
Priscilla Dang, a Vancouver woman who fought off two teenagers who allegedly accosted her on a jog, will appear on NBC’s 'Today' morning show.
By Laura McVicker June 25, 2012 6 a.m.
As soon as the police canine handler put on the "bite suit," Ike began howling.
By Laura McVicker June 25, 2012 7:22 p.m.
A Vancouver man was sentenced Monday to nine years in prison after pleading guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm. Dusty L. Bartlett, 37, also received three years of supervised release to be served after the nine-year term, as part of U.S. District Court Judge Benjamin Settle’s punishment.
A Hazel Dell bank robbery turned into a major crime spree Wednesday afternoon, engulfing local police agencies in high-speed chases through Hazel Dell, Vancouver and Salmon Creek before ending 90 minutes later in North Portland.
By Laura McVicker June 19, 2012 10:05 p.m.
A confrontation involving a knife ensued Friday afternoon after a woman jogger chased down two teenagers who she says accosted her on a run, allegedly slapping her on the buttocks.
By Laura McVicker June 18, 2012 9:51 p.m.
A 22-year-old Vader man was arrested Monday after the dirt bike he was riding struck a Washington State Patrol car and he rode off, the patrol said.
By Laura McVicker June 15, 2012 9:24 p.m.
Eighteen alleged drug dealers have been arrested in a massive Clark County drug bust called "Operation Spring Cleaning," authorities reported this morning.
By Laura McVicker June 15, 2012 11:11 a.m.
A tractor-trailer rig hauling 90,000 pounds of recycled cardboard overturned this morning on Highway 14 in western Skamania County, causing quite a mess, authorities said.
By Laura McVicker June 12, 2012 4:57 p.m.
The defense attorney for a Vancouver woman accused of bludgeoning her husband with a hammer requested a mental evaluation to determine whether she's fit to stand trial.
By Laura McVicker June 8, 2012 7:41 p.m.
A former King's Way Christian School assistant basketball coach was sentenced Friday to 20 months in prison for having a sexual relationship with a female student.
By Laura McVicker June 7, 2012 8:03 p.m.
An Oregon man implicated in the stabbing death of a Vancouver man outside his apartment in April -- whose body was later found near Mount Hood -- is being wanted by Clark County prosecutors on a first-degree murder charge.
By Laura McVicker June 7, 2012 7:44 p.m.
Prosecutors hit the same snag as state auditors investigating missing revenue from city-sponsored events in Washougal: They have no evidence of what happened to more than $100,000 in 2008 and 2009.
By Laura McVicker June 5, 2012 8:48 p.m.
Prosecutors said Tuesday they will not charge a C-Tran driver whose bus hit and killed a pedestrian in downtown Vancouver on Dec. 2.
By Laura McVicker June 5, 2012 6:53 p.m.
A Ridgefield teen accused of stabbing and bludgeoning his family’s dog will undergo a mental health evaluation to determine whether he can assist in his own defense.
By Laura McVicker June 2, 2012 6 a.m.
In light of a jury's decision to acquit a Vancouver couple of unlawful imprisonment for keeping two autistic boys behind a locked gate, autism experts have weighed in to say that restraint is not the best solution for special needs children -- but is a common one.
By Laura McVicker May 31, 2012 6 a.m.
A former president of East County Little League pleaded guilty Thursday to first-degree theft for embezzling more than $9,000 from the league by writing checks to herself between 2009 and 2010.
By Laura McVicker May 31, 2012 6:54 p.m.
A Vancouver man who allegedly killed his girlfriend with a knife in May 2011 will not face the death penalty, Clark County’s prosecutor said Thursday.
By Laura McVicker May 31, 2012 8:08 p.m.
Murder suspect Donna Rae Williams told authorities she bludgeoned her husband of 30 years approximately two weeks ago with a hammer because she was fed up with his domestic abuse, according to court documents.