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Stevie Mathieu

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Two hospitalized after high-velocity, rear-end collision

By Stevie Mathieu April 13, 2014 10:17 p.m.

Two people were hospitalized Sunday evening after a high-velocity, rear-end vehicle crash sent an SUV over a guardrail near the Salmon Creek trailhead in Felida, according to Clark County Fire District 6.

Camas to rise again in Ridgefield

By Stevie Mathieu April 13, 2014 8:55 p.m.

RIDGEFIELD — Visitors to the Cathlapotle Plankhouse on Sunday didn't just learn how native tribes incorporated roots of the camas plant into their diets. They had a chance to get their hands dirty as they planted dozens of the purple-flowering bulbs in a field overlooking the plankhouse, centuries-old oak trees and the Columbia River.

Truck takes off following collision

By Stevie Mathieu April 13, 2014 7 p.m.

Two women sustained minor injuries Sunday when a pickup truck, which later fled the scene, hit the vehicle they were in, according to the Clark County Sheriff's Office.

Woman injured in I-5 crash improving

By Stevie Mathieu April 9, 2014 9:06 p.m.

The condition of a Bellingham woman is improving after she sustained injuries Monday in a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 5 just south of Ridgefield.

Woman injured Monday in I-5 crash improving

By Stevie Mathieu April 9, 2014 8:55 p.m.

The condition of a Bellingham woman is improving after she sustained injuries Monday in a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 5 just south of Ridgefield.

Alpacas habit-forming for owners, admirers

By Stevie Mathieu April 6, 2014 6:04 p.m.

It started out small. Albert and Kris Olson moved to San Juan Island to enjoy retirement, and they found themselves living down the street from an alpaca farm. The couple, who previously worked as auto parts dealers, decided it would be fun to get some of the fluffy, doe-eyed livestock for themselves. They bought two males.

Quilting part of fabric of Amboy's history

By Stevie Mathieu March 30, 2014 9:42 p.m.

AMBOY — Years ago, quilt makers in this area would piece together colorful fabric blankets for employees at Amboy Middle School. If a teacher was expecting a baby, she'd get a quilt. If a staff member was retiring, a quilt was one of the parting gifts.

Time capsule packed with memories of 1994

By Stevie Mathieu March 23, 2014 8:48 p.m.

When Michael Terry was a third-grader at Salmon Creek Elementary School, he wanted to grow up to be a professional athlete, have a wife and three kids, "lots and lots of money," and, when his athletic career wound down, he would open a trading cards shop.

WSP identifies motorcyclist who died Saturday

By Stevie Mathieu March 23, 2014 9:01 a.m.

A La Center man died in a traffic collision on Interstate 5 Saturday night after he lost control of the motorcycle he was driving, was flung from the motorcycle and struck by a nearby car, according to Washington State Patrol.

Fire damages double-wide near Dollars Corner

By Stevie Mathieu March 19, 2014 8:39 p.m.

Flames gutted the kitchen of a double-wide manufactured home in the Battle Ground area tonight in a fire that displaced the home’s residents.

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