Stories by Paul
A search for a possible missing hiker in Skamania County was suspended at dark, authorities said.
Six people and one dog were honored Friday morning at Real Heroes Breakfast for taking action to help others. About 700 people packed into the Hilton Vancouver Washington to attend the event, the only fundraiser for the American Red Cross of Southwest Washington.
A sheriff's deputy was sent to Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center Thursday night with minor injuries after his car was rear-ended by another car in Hazel Dell.
VIDEO: Homeowner talks about rude awakening
The alleged driver of a car that crashed into a Hazel Dell residence early Friday morning was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving.
Standard high school or middle school may not be the right choice for every student
Clark County schools are full of opportunities for students looking for an alternative education.
Vancouver police find no sign of weapon upon response to alleged threat
A man who allegedly threatened a woman with a firearm prompted a SWAT callout in central Vancouver this morning.
Police on Wednesday afternoon recovered the body of a man who was associated with an empty kayak found in the Columbia River last week.
They aim to gain compliance by using lowest force possible
It looks a bit like a grenade launcher and fires sponge batons at speeds similar to baseballs thrown by a major league pitcher. And, it's one of local police agencies' options to stop people who are potentially armed and not following police commands.
Three people who were allegedly pointing an Airsoft gun at other cars prompted the temporary lockdown of an east Vancouver department store Friday.
An overturned lumber truck slowed southbound traffic on the Glenn Jackson Bridge Friday afternoon.
Vancouver police are trying to determine if someone is missing after crews found a woman’s body and an empty kayak in the Columbia River Friday.
Mountain View grad returns to Vancouver to continue recovery
Tyler Burton's journey from the edge of death in California led him back to Vancouver on Thursday.
A 21-year-old Vancouver man injured in a fatal crash in late November improved slightly in a local hospital.
The dogs are valuable assets to local law enforcement
Sheriff's deputy Brian Ellithorpe will tell you being a member of the regional K-9 team is one of the "most consistently inconsistent" jobs you can do as a cop.
Volunteers assemble gifts and food for 550 Clark County families in need
Sometimes Santa needs a little help. That's when his "posse" comes into play.
Portland Fire & Rescue and Crime Stoppers of Oregon on Thursday asked for the public’s help determining the cause of a fire that destroyed a vacant Jantzen Beach hotel this summer.
Sheriff's sergeant among speakersat Rotary meeting
Forget worrying about excess sugar and butter when reaching for baked goods at holiday parties this year. Sean Chavez of Prevent! coalition said you should be worried a different ingredient: Marijuana.
Sheriff's deputies determined Tuesday afternoon that the weapon a 17-year-old student brought to the Skyview High School parking lot last week was a pellet gun that did not appear to be functional.
Almost 700 people were without power in the Minnehaha area Wednesday morning.
A burglary in progress apparently prompted a lockdown at Columbia River High School a few minutes before students were scheduled to be let out for the day.
Clark County Sheriff's deputies are looking for a driver apparently involved in a hit-and-run who allegedly pulled a gun on a witness Monday night.
One to two inches of snow possible in Vancouver
The National Weather Service has issued a new winter weather advisory, warning of snow tonight and into Wednesday morning.
Crews were preparing Monday evening for the possibility of an icy commute Tuesday.
Ridgefield-based contractor was working on bridge replacement project in Central Washington
A central Washington wildfire that scorched more than 23,000 acres last summer was caused by construction crews working under a Ridgefield-based contractor, a state investigation has found.
outages affect about 1,000; power restored quickly
Strong winds caused a handful of downed wires and traffic hazards overnight but there were no major power outages reported in Clark County early Monday.
Joseph Reilly, 21, critically injured in a fatal Hazel Dell car crash last month, remained in critical condition at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center, a hospital spokeswoman said Friday afternoon.
Fort Vancouver High School was placed in lockdown Friday afternoon after a passerby reported seeing someone shooting a pellet gun at geese, according to Vancouver Public Schools.
Two high-risk sex offenders are have moved to new addresses in the Vancouver area, the Clark County Sheriff's Office said Thursday.
Gunman shot and killed two shoppers, himself Tuesday
Clackamas Town Center on Thursday announced it would reopen Friday at 9 a.m. The mall has been closed since Tuesday's shooting.
Incident prompts lockdown of five schools
A 16-year-old boy was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of felony possession of a stolen firearm, possessing a dangerous weapon on school grounds and second-degree unlawful possession of a firearm after a teacher discovered a weapon at Evergreen High School, police said.
Crown Road blaze causes heavy damage to home's attic, roof
A fire caused "very extensive" damage to the attic and roof of a Camas-area home this morning, leaving a family homeless.
Joseph Reilly, the 21-year-old man critically injured in a fatal car crash in Hazel Dell last month, has improved slightly at a local hospital.
A Vancouver woman remained hospitalized Monday night with injuries suffered in a Sunday morning crash on state Highway 14.
Crews in Skamania County on Thursday night suspended the search for a 60-year-old woman who went missing while looking for mushrooms.
Gordon Page of East Vancouver reports he and his wife have received multiple scam calls in the past few months.
Every year fires start because of dried out Christmas trees, candles, lights
A decorated tree can brighten up your Christmas, especially if you don't water it on a regular basis.
A 21-year-old man on Friday pleaded not guilty to charges related to the shooting of a gang associate in August.
A five-car crash involving two semi trucks slowed north Interstate 205 Friday afternoon.
Doctors told Tyler Burton's family that the 21-year-old wouldn't survive after suffering serious head injuries in California in late October.
The Clark-Vancouver Regional Drug Task Force stopped three cars Wednesday night on Interstate 205 as part of an ongoing investigation into a drug trafficking case.
The Washington State Patrol is looking for the driver of a car that backed into a pedestrian on state Highway 14 early Thursday.
State's marijuana legalization law goes into effect Thursday
With Initiative 502 taking effect Thursday, it's easy to know what's legal and what isn't when talking dope, right?
Vancouver police are responding to a reported armed robbery near Carter Park in west Vancouver.
He left victim's body in shed for two weeks while he went on a cruise
A security video showing the abduction of an Alaska barista is unnerving on its own, but it only hints at the horror ahead for the 18-year-old woman.
Joseph Reilly remains in critical condition
Vancouver police on Saturday recovered the car stolen in the Vancouver Lake kidnapping and shooting.
Joseph Reilly, the 21-year-old man injured in last week's fatal crash in Hazel Dell, is still listed in critical condition at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center, hospital spokesman Ken Cole said Monday.
Reports of a plane crash south of Ridgefield fizzled out Monday afternoon when crews were unable to locate a downed aircraft.
Clark County Sheriff's Office deputies are investigating a reported home-invasion robbery northwest of Battle Ground.
Crews in Skamania County are searching for a 60-year-old woman who went missing Saturday while looking for mushrooms.