By Susan Parrish December 24, 2014 5:04 p.m.
Vancouver 9-year-old, who dreams of becoming train engineer, Oregon Rail Heritage Center's youngest docent
By Susan Parrish December 24, 2014 6 a.m.
When Judith Ramirez immigrated to Vancouver from Guadalajara, Mexico, in January, she couldn't speak English. Her husband, Javier Gaeta, who is fluent in English, suggested his family speak only English at home for Ramirez and their children to become comfortable speaking their new language.
By Susan Parrish December 14, 2014 9:10 p.m.
YACOLT — At first glance, it seemed to be a typical Christmas party. A decorated tree in a corner and paper snowflakes hanging in the windows added a festive touch. Children painted pictures of snowmen and decorated sugar cookies. Wearing Santa hats, band members tuned their instruments and prepared to play Christmas music. Piles of wrapped gifts waited for children. Families waited in anticipation.
By Susan Parrish December 13, 2014 6 a.m.
Clark College is moving forward with plans to renovate its outdated culinary and baking facilities.
By Susan Parrish December 11, 2014 7:48 p.m.
By Susan Parrish December 10, 2014 6:35 p.m.
Carrying hand-lettered signs that read "Black lives matter" and "We the people," about 75 students, staff and faculty gathered in front of the library at Washington State University Vancouver on Wednesday to speak out about police treatment of black men.