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Afternoon Briefing launches Jan. 11.

From the Newsroom: Looking forward to the Monday edition

Afternoon Briefing launches Jan. 11.

January 9, 2021, 6:00am Clark County News

Because I am the editor, I have a pretty good idea of what is in my morning Columbian before I walk out to the driveway to fetch it. But that doesn’t stop me from enjoying the paper, usually with a second cup of coffee, before I head into the newsroom. Read story

The Columbian's e-edition is a a digital version of the daily print paper.

From the Newsroom: Edition will be welcome addition

The Columbian's e-edition is a a digital version of the daily print paper.

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

A couple of weeks ago, I mentioned in my column that we have been working on a secret project. Read story

Christmas fire damages Vancouver home

December 25, 2020, 10:11pm Latest News

A Christmas Day fire damaged a West Vancouver home, displacing a family of three and killing a pet cat. Read story

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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