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Mark Bowder

assistant metro editor

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Recent Stories

Battle Ground garage fire stopped before it could spread

By Mark Bowder March 29, 2014 7:52 p.m.

Firefighters in Battle Ground stopped a garage fire before it could spread to the rest of the house, according to Clark County Fire & Rescue.

Motorcyclist killed in freeway crash north of Vancouver

By Mark Bowder March 22, 2014 9:43 p.m.

A motorcyclist was killed Saturday night in a crash on Interstate 5 north of Vancouver.

Police: Missing Molalla woman may have come to Vancouver

By Mark Bowder March 22, 2014 4:51 p.m.

Police in Molalla, Ore., reported Saturday that a 62-year-old woman who went missing last week may have gone to the Vancouver area.

Vancouver police name officer involved in downtown shooting

By Mark Bowder March 15, 2014 6:32 p.m.

The Vancouver Police Department has released the name of the officer involved in a shooting early Thursday morning in downtown Vancouver.

Investigators offer reward in 'very suspicious' Vancouver fire

By Mark Bowder March 15, 2014 3:39 p.m.

Officials are offering a $10,000 reward as they seek the public's help investigating a "very suspicious" fire that destroyed a commercial building Friday in the Burton neighborhood of Vancouver.

'Most Wanted' fugitive Mosby dies of gunshot wound after standoff

By Mark Bowder and Patty Hastings March 14, 2014 10:12 p.m.

A man believed to be "Washington's Most Wanted" fugitive Derral Kenneth "Kenny" Mosby was fatally wounded after a SWAT team has converged on a home in Ridgefield.

Video leads to arrest of woman in two Vancouver robberies

By Mark Bowder March 8, 2014 11:18 a.m.

A 21-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with two recent armed robberies in Vancouver, according to the Vancouver Police Department.

Police investigate armed robbery at Vancouver head shop

By Mark Bowder March 7, 2014 11 p.m.

Police are investigating an armed robbery reported at Mary Jane's House of Glass, Mill Plain, 8312 E Mill Plain Blvd., in Vancouver.

Woman, son in critical condition one day after deadly crash

By Mark Bowder March 1, 2014 6:10 p.m.

Driver of wrong-way vehicle, 84, told investigators that he'd become disoriented while driving.

Vancouver man killed in single-car crash on I-5

By Mark Bowder March 1, 2014 8:29 a.m.

A Vancouver man was killed late Friday in a single-car accident on Interstate 5 north of Vancouver, according to the Washington State Patrol.

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