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Mark Bowder

assistant metro editor

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Recent Stories

Vancouver man injured in motorcycle crash

By Mark Bowder September 20, 2014 10:06 p.m.

A Vancouver man was injured Saturday when he was thrown from his motorcycle on state Highway 503 in Cowlitz County, according to the Washington State Patrol.

Fire damages house in Vancouver

By Mark Bowder September 20, 2014 4:18 p.m.

A fire damaged a home in Vancouver’s Fircrest neighborhood early Saturday afternoon.

Public's help sought in finding missing mentally disabled Portland man

By Mark Bowder September 19, 2014 9:41 p.m.

The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a mentally disabled 42-year-old Portland man who went missing nearly two weeks ago.

Vancouver man dies, five others hurt, in morning crash

By Mark Bowder and Eric Florip August 16, 2014 6:09 p.m.

One person was killed and five others injured early Saturday in what the Washington State Patrol is calling an alcohol-involved rollover crash on Interstate 205.

Fire damages mobile home in Vancouver’s North Image neighborhood

By Mark Bowder July 31, 2014 9:37 p.m.

Fire damaged a mobile home Thursday night in the North Image neighborhood of Vancouver.

Three hurt, two cited in morning I-5 crash in Vancouver

By Mark Bowder July 29, 2014 5:27 p.m.

Three people were injured in a Tuesday morning crash on Interstate 5 in Vancouver, according to the Washington State Patrol.

Track worker critically injured at Washougal motocross event

By Mark Bowder and Paul Valencia July 26, 2014 8:04 p.m.

A track worker was critically injured Saturday morning when he was struck by a motorcycle that had gone off the track at the Washougal Motocross Park.

Man wounded in Vancouver officer-involved shooting

By Mark Bowder and Stevie Mathieu July 20, 2014 6:46 p.m.

A man who was allegedly threatening members of his family with a gun was shot by a police officer late Saturday night.

Afternoon fire damages Rose Village home

By Mark Bowder and Patty Hastings July 16, 2014 4:47 p.m.

Fire damaged a home in west Vancouver’s Rose Village neighborhood this afternoon, leaving it uninhabitable.

Missing rafters found after 3-hour search

By Mark Bowder July 12, 2014 7:29 a.m.

Rescuers searched the East Fork of the Lewis River on Friday after two boys went missing while rafting between Lewisville Park and Daybreak Park.

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