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Speeding driver blamed for Vancouver crash

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December 25, 2020, 7:31am Clark County News

A Vancouver woman was reported injured and four vehicles were damaged in a Christmas Eve crash at the intersection of Fourth Plain Boulevard and Highway 503. Read story

Renee Devereux of the Oregon Rail Heritage Center takes in the view of the SP&S 700, a steam locomotive that ran thousands of passenger trains through the Columbia River Gorge. It's been out of service since 2015 due to a federally required boiler inspection and maintenance. It may run again in 2021. At top, the SP&S 700 is equipped with eight drive wheels, each 77 inches in diameter.

Vancouver man heads nonprofit whose volunteers are rebuilding SP&S 700 steam locomotive for possible 2021 run

Renee Devereux of the Oregon Rail Heritage Center takes in the view of the SP&S 700, a steam locomotive that ran thousands of passenger trains through the Columbia River Gorge. It's been out of service since 2015 due to a federally required boiler inspection and maintenance. It may run again in 2021. At top, the SP&S 700 is equipped with eight drive wheels, each 77 inches in diameter.

December 24, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

It's a well-known fact that Santa Claus loves steam trains, and so does the dedicated crew rebuilding one of the nation's largest and best-preserved steam locomotives. Read story

Spirit Lake Highway closes

December 22, 2020, 6:04am Clark County News

Highway 504, the Spirit Lake Memorial Highway leading toward Mount St. Helens, has closed for the season. Read story

From the Newsroom: Merlin traces coronavirus timeline

December 19, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

As I was editing yet another story about the toll COVID-19 has taken on our community, I tried to remember how it all began. Read story

From the Newsroom: An update on giving, partnerships

December 12, 2020, 6:01am Clark County News

Here’s something that may not be news: Columbian readers are community-minded and incredibly generous! Read story

From the Newsroom: Most races certain before certified

November 28, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

I received a handful of complaints after the general election from people who were upset that we had reported the results in the next day’s paper. Read story

Explorer Scout Ryan Wood, great-great grandson of fallen Sheriff Lester Wood, receives a Medal of Honor in Lester Wood's name at the 2015 Annual Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony.

Prohibition-era Clark County sheriff lost life to bootlegger

Explorer Scout Ryan Wood, great-great grandson of fallen Sheriff Lester Wood, receives a Medal of Honor in Lester Wood's name at the 2015 Annual Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony.

November 26, 2020, 6:02am Clark County News

Clark County Sheriff Lester Wood pinned his star on his coat, grabbed his shotgun, and led three deputies up the trail. Read story

The Columbian's big Thanksgiving Day edition is produced in advance to give Distribution time to insert all those ads.

From the Newsroom: Staff ready to cook for the holiday

The Columbian's big Thanksgiving Day edition is produced in advance to give Distribution time to insert all those ads.

November 21, 2020, 6:02am Clark County News

So now on to Thanksgiving. Read story

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From the Newsroom: Contingency plans? Yeah, we had to have ’em

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November 14, 2020, 6:02am Clark County News

Is it just me, or have the last couple of weeks been just crazy? Read story

Clark County charter panel may include familiar faces

November 3, 2020, 9:26pm Clark County News

Clark County’s home-rule charter will be reviewed by a panel of people that largely have ties to local government or the Democratic party, according to Tuesday’s preliminary election results. Read story