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Stover E. Harger III

neighborhood news coordinator

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Recent Stories

Off Beat: Nearly two decades later, reporter still revels in Nirvana

By Stover E. Harger III April 14, 2014 6 a.m.

When I found Nirvana, it was 1996 and Kurt Cobain was two years gone. But he lived on in my Discman.

Bits 'n' Pieces: Magenta Theater presents a steamier 'Romeo and Juliet'

By Stover E. Harger III April 12, 2014 6 a.m.

It's a steamier take on "Romeo and Juliet."

Nirvana legacy endures 20 years after Kurt Cobain's death  

By Stover E. Harger III April 5, 2014 8 a.m.

His howl was born under a hazy Washington sky, a melodic angst that wailed around the world.

Bits 'n' Pieces: Author, teacher achieves e-success

By Stover E. Harger III March 15, 2014 6 a.m.

Mystery author Carolyn J. Rose's writing career didn't take off until she started to do it her way.

Vancouver plant provides sand for elephant exhibit at Oregon Zoo  

By Stover E. Harger III March 10, 2014 6 a.m.

PORTLAND — Not all sand is created equal. Just ask Lily, the Oregon Zoo's youngest elephant. On a recent morning, the 1-year-old Asian elephant, all 1,400 pounds of her, dug her feet into the smooth grit as she poked around in the rain for tree limbs, bamboo and other food.

City, neighbors work to curb speeding

By Stover E. Harger III February 26, 2014 6 a.m.

A busy four-lane arterial in east Vancouver sometimes feels like a drag strip, with drivers taking advantage of the long stretch to press down their pedals and blast past 25 mph signs.

Bringing kids into the STEM fold

By Stover E. Harger III February 23, 2014 6 a.m.

Deena Pierott wants to help guide youth of all backgrounds toward a brighter future, with a helping hand.

Bits 'n' Pieces: VSAA student finds inspiration, affirmation, success in poetry

By Stover E. Harger III February 21, 2014 6 a.m.

During one of her first times reciting poetry, Elizabeth Williamson found an artistic calling.

In the media's spotlight in Clark County

By Stover E. Harger III January 26, 2014 6 a.m.

When the spotlight shined on Teri Joy's impulsive anti-panhandling campaign, spurred by her stepson's heroin addiction, she was taken aback.

Bits n Pieces: For Va Va Voom founder, age inspires

By Stover E. Harger III January 18, 2014 6 a.m.

The senior's upcoming role is bawdy, flamboyant and quite the diva.

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