By Stevie Mathieu March 1, 2015 8:19 p.m.
SALMON CREEK — Girl Scout Troop 42561 has a history of helping others. Just within the last year, they've made blankets for cats and dogs at the Humane Society, donated about $500 to Share House and about $300 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, and handed out cookies to patients at a veterans medical center.
By Stevie Mathieu February 25, 2015 11:33 p.m.
Police swarmed the Autumn Chase Apartments complex in east Vancouver on Wednesday night after someone called the police department to say he had shot his father and was about to shoot his mother. A police officer on scene said the call sounded like a prank, but law enforcement officials still needed to investigate.
By Stevie Mathieu February 22, 2015 9:53 p.m.
A limousine ride, photographers, a red carpet and even a man breathing fire greeted local VIPs outside Kiggins Theatre at what was likely the fanciest Oscars watch party in Vancouver on Sunday afternoon.
By Stevie Mathieu February 15, 2015 8:35 p.m.
Esther Friberg said she wasn't sure of the exact secret to reaching the age of 101, soon to be 102. "I'm just a sturdy Swede," she said with a smile Sunday.
By Stevie Mathieu February 8, 2015 8:46 p.m.
A Vancouver man was arrested on suspicion of methamphetamine possession and eluding police after he apparently took a car from a gas station in Kalama on Sunday afternoon and led officers on a chase through northern Clark County, according to the Washington State Patrol.
By Stevie Mathieu January 25, 2015 10:29 p.m.
The Portland Metro Bomb Squad was dispatched to the Clark County Courthouse on Sunday afternoon to investigate a suspicious object next to the courthouse, according to the Clark County Sheriff’s Office.
By Stevie Mathieu January 25, 2015 8:26 p.m.
BATTLE GROUND — With still months to go until peak gardening season, a group of about 60 people packed into the historic Venersborg Schoolhouse on Sunday afternoon to get their hands on some lesser-known seeds to add to their gardens.
By Stevie Mathieu January 25, 2015 6:18 p.m.
Police searched Sunday for a man suspected of stealing a car in Portland and allegedly rear-ending and stealing a second car in Vancouver.
By Stevie Mathieu December 28, 2014 8:38 p.m.
At the end of each month, a group of volunteers provides free meals to downtown Vancouver's homeless, but their service extends beyond handing over a plate of hot food.
By Stevie Mathieu December 28, 2014 10:06 p.m.
Get ready for a windy cold snap. Brisk and blustery weather is coming to Southwest Washington this week, according to the National Weather Service, with temperatures possibly dipping into the low 20s. It’s expected to be the coldest weather of the season so far and could last though Wednesday.
By Stevie Mathieu December 28, 2014 4:14 p.m.
The Vancouver woman found dead Friday morning at a Portland hotel had been a victim of sex trafficking, according to the Portland Police Bureau.
By Stevie Mathieu December 21, 2014 5:40 p.m.
The community support continued Sunday morning for the Courtyard Village Apartment residents who have been told to vacate their homes.
By Stevie Mathieu December 8, 2014 8:44 p.m.
A youth worker who volunteered at two Vancouver churches was arrested Sunday on suspicion of child sex abuse, and police are asking to speak with anyone who might have information about him.
By Stevie Mathieu December 7, 2014 8:43 p.m.
A Battle Ground man and a good Samaritan who stopped to help him were seriously injured Sunday morning in related vehicle crashes on Interstate 205 in Vancouver. The incidents closed northbound lanes of the freeway for several hours and sent police searching for a driver who fled the scene.
By Stevie Mathieu December 3, 2014 9:31 a.m.
Vancouver police helped law enforcement from Portland apprehend a suspected car thief Tuesday night after a chase through parts of west Vancouver.
By Stevie Mathieu November 25, 2014 8:04 p.m.
A fire ignited in the attached garage of a Vancouver house Tuesday evening, and firefighters were able to extinguish the flames shortly after arriving on scene.
By Stevie Mathieu November 23, 2014 7:53 p.m.
BRUSH PRAIRIE — The boxes full of toys, school supplies and candy began to stack up in Sierra Swearingen's Battle Ground home: first in her parents' room, then her own.
By Stevie Mathieu November 9, 2014 10:28 p.m.
A Frito-Lay tractor-trailer from Vancouver crashed on Interstate 84 near La Grande, Ore., on Sunday morning, according to Oregon State Police.
By Stevie Mathieu November 9, 2014 8:01 p.m.
Sure, art lovers can attend gallery shows to see the latest paintings, sculptures, photographs and other works. But it isn't often that they can walk into studios around Clark County and observe artists in action.
By Stevie Mathieu November 9, 2014 3:23 p.m.
A three-vehicle collision closed the northbound lanes of the Interstate 5 Bridge for about 45 minutes this morning.
By Stevie Mathieu November 2, 2014 8:47 p.m.
The Clark County woman shot in the head Friday by her next-door neighbor is expected to survive her injuries, her husband said Sunday.