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Patty Hastings

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Ridgefield man pleads guilty in series of auto prowls

By Patty Hastings March 5, 2015 8:28 p.m.

A Ridgefield man pleaded guilty and was sentenced to jail time on Wednesday in Clark County Superior Court for his role in a string of Ridgefield auto prowls.

Hit-run crash injures teen on Highway 14

By Patty Hastings March 4, 2015 9:39 p.m.

A pickup struck a vehicle on state Highway 14 in Washougal on Wednesday afternoon, injuring a 17-year-old before driving away from the scene. While Washington State Patrol troopers found the pickup abandoned in the city, the driver was still at large Wednesday night.

Former caregiver pleads guilty to theft

By Patty Hastings March 4, 2015 9:32 p.m.

A Vancouver woman admitted to stealing $63,000 from an 85-year-old man for whom she worked as a caregiver.

Daniel Seavey is one of 8 guys left on "American Idol"  

By Patty Hastings March 4, 2015 8:06 p.m.

Vancouver's Daniel Seavey performed on Fox's "American Idol" Wednesday night, securing his spot among the top eight male contestants. The 15-year-old Union High School sophomore was the first to perform on the show, which was broadcast live from the Fillmore Detroit theater.

CRESA: No errors during manhunt

By Patty Hastings March 3, 2015 9:46 p.m.

Clark County 911 dispatchers made no errors during the chaos that led to police shooting a Vancouver man they mistook for a fleeing gunman on Halloween, Clark Regional Emergency Services Agency said Tuesday.

Vancouver man who leapt from I-5 Bridge has not been found

By Patty Hastings March 3, 2015 7:51 p.m.

A Vancouver man jumped off the Interstate 5 Bridge early Friday morning and has not been found.

Vancouver driver accused of hitting patrol cars

By Patty Hastings March 3, 2015 5:54 p.m.

A Vancouver man appeared in Clark County Superior Court on Tuesday morning for allegedly ramming two police cars in the Sifton area. Although the vehicles were damaged, nobody was hurt.

Help sought in several recent thefts

By Patty Hastings March 2, 2015 8:48 p.m.

Woodland police are asking the public to help them identify a suspect allegedly involved in recent thefts around Clark County, including a theft from the Woodland Wal-Mart.

Vehicle rams patrol cars in Sifton

By Patty Hastings March 2, 2015 7:22 p.m.

A Vancouver man allegedly rammed a pair of police cars during a traffic stop this afternoon in the Sifton neighborhood.

Fairgrieve leads Clark County Bar Association poll

By Patty Hastings March 2, 2015 6 a.m.

The Clark County Bar Association has published poll results showing how some of its members weigh each judicial appointment applicant vying to succeed Superior Court Judge Barbara Johnson.

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