By Tom Vogt May 4, 2015 6 a.m.
Who am I? It's something we all need to figure out. It can be particularly helpful if you are planning to run for office.
By Tom Vogt April 23, 2015 6 a.m.
Twelve boys in Vancouver's Troop 326 became Eagle Scouts in 1965. Fifty years later, the lessons that came with all those merit badges are still part of their lives.
By Tom Vogt April 13, 2015 6 a.m.
Gen. Edward Ord helped block the escape route when Gen. Robert E. Lee's Confederate army tried to withdraw from the battlefield at Appomattox Court House on the morning of April 9, 1865.
By Tom Vogt April 9, 2015 6 a.m.
At Vancouver's Veterans Affairs division, about 4.1 percent of medical appointments in a recent six-month span were delayed at least 31 days.
By Tom Vogt April 5, 2015 9:57 p.m.
Jimmy Rinehart experienced the highs and lows of flying as a pioneering aviator in Clark County.
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.