By Tom Vogt March 30, 2015 10 a.m.
Game-players flew their versions of "Night Witch" bombing missions recently in a downtown Vancouver convention center. The game was inspired by Russian women who bombed German invaders during World War II.
By Tom Vogt March 23, 2015 10 a.m.
Paddy Hough was even greener than we thought.
By Tom Vogt March 16, 2015 10 a.m.
Lynyrd and Skynyrd are helping local students learn about the human body. And their names, appropriately, are inspired by two teachers.
By Tom Vogt March 9, 2015 6 a.m.
Brutal guards. Executions. Starvation rations. And finally, the joy of liberation.
By Tom Vogt March 2, 2015 6 a.m.
Talk about a navigational error.
By Tom Vogt February 22, 2015 6 a.m.
These librarians work in a realm without bookshelves, where the printed page is one of many options.
By Tom Vogt February 16, 2015 6 a.m.
Their aircraft and their units have been tagged with names fierce and fearsome.
By Tom Vogt February 15, 2015 6 a.m.
Launches at the Kaiser Shipyard were some of Vancouver's biggest events during World War II. But when the first vessel was launched in 1942, journalist Leverett Richards was not among the crowd along the north bank of the Columbia River; he was above it.
By Tom Vogt February 13, 2015 6 a.m.
Seventy years ago, a lot of people met for the first time at dances in the airplane hangar at Vancouver Barracks.
By Tom Vogt February 9, 2015 10 a.m.
How on Earth could somebody propose using water from a sewage treatment plant for brewing beer?
A report of light smoke and an electrical odor brought Vancouver firefighters to Truman Elementary School around 11:20 a.m. today.
By Tom Vogt January 27, 2015 6:54 p.m.
The 17-year-old Vancouver boy who was killed by a train early Monday morning has been identified as a junior at Mountain View High School. Following an autopsy, the Clark County Medical Examiner’s office issued a news release Tuesday afternoon that listed the manner of death as suicide.
By Tom Vogt January 27, 2015 5:55 p.m.
A drama teacher at Evergreen High School was arrested this afternoon on suspicion of four counts of rape of a child.
By Tom Vogt January 25, 2015 4:30 p.m.
As Harris Dusenbery approaches 101, he still has vivid memories of World War II. He can recall combat in the mountains of Italy, like the night of "shooting stars" he described in his book about the 10th Mountain Division.
By Tom Vogt January 19, 2015 6 a.m.
It's always nice to get a nod on national television, which is what happened a week ago on "Jeopardy!"
By Tom Vogt January 17, 2015 6 a.m.
Racks of jackets and stacks of coats were gathered up Friday for delivery to kids who can use some winter warmth.
By Tom Vogt January 12, 2015 6 a.m.
Maybe Henry J. Kaiser was the real maverick.
By Tom Vogt January 5, 2015 6 a.m.
John Leach's name was on a list of local Pearl Harbor survivors we ran on Dec. 7, when four veterans looked back on the attack some 73 years ago.
By Tom Vogt December 29, 2014 6 a.m.
Clark County companies played a big role in getting the ZooLights train back on track in Portland.
By Tom Vogt December 27, 2014 8:42 p.m.
RIDGEFIELD — Saturday's showers were no barrier to wildlife viewing.
By Tom Vogt December 24, 2014 2:36 p.m.
Here's the horse. Here's the sleigh.
By Tom Vogt December 22, 2014 6 a.m.
Talk about your old-school approach to architecture.