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Patty Hastings

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Fire damages duplex in Vancouver

By Mark Bowder and Patty Hastings July 1, 2015 7:44 p.m.

Fire damaged a duplex in Vancouver’s Rose Village neighborhood late Wednesday afternoon.

Motorcyclist seriously injured in Vancouver crash

By Patty Hastings June 30, 2015 6:06 p.m.

A Vancouver man was seriously injured Monday morning after he rear-ended a vehicle while riding his motorcycle.

Heat hits folks hard on the streets

By Patty Hastings June 28, 2015 6 a.m.

At Share House's daily lunchtime on Friday, volunteers passed out bottled water for clients to take with them as they reentered the day's heat.

Rollover crash leaves two critically injured

By Patty Hastings June 25, 2015 9:22 p.m.

Two men were critically injured in a rollover crash Thursday evening in Battle Ground.

Tanker truck crashes, spills asphalt into river

By Patty Hastings June 25, 2015 9:21 p.m.

A tanker truck driven by a Brush Prairie man jackknifed on Wednesday afternoon and spilled hot asphalt into the Sandy River in Brightwood, Ore.

County is state's No. 2 in rate of population growth

By Patty Hastings June 25, 2015 8:42 p.m.

We're No. 2! We're No. 2! Clark County is the second-fastest-growing county in the state, and Vancouver takes second place for net population gain. Clark County also continues to be second in terms of population density.

Police capture carjacking suspect in Vancouver

By Mark Bowder and Patty Hastings June 25, 2015 9:58 p.m.

Law enforcement officials converged on Vancouver's Lincoln neighborhood following a high-speed pursuit of an armed carjacking suspect.

Two die in crash on Highway 14 east of Washougal

By Patty Hastings June 24, 2015 8:01 p.m.

Two people died in a head-on crash on state Highway 14 around noon just east of Washougal, according to the Camas-Washougal Fire Department.

Henriksen is chosen as First Citizen of 2015

By Patty Hastings June 23, 2015 9:52 p.m.

The first woman elected mayor of Camas has another first to add to her résumé — First Citizen. The Community Foundation for Southwest Washington named Nan Henriksen, 73, as Clark County's First Citizen of 2015.

Woman in Hwy. 14 crash out of hospital

By Patty Hastings June 23, 2015 8:11 p.m.

The Kent woman injured in a Skamania County crash over the weekend that killed her two sons and husband has been released from the hospital.

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