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Analog Devices donates toys, cash

January 15, 2022, 5:59am Community

Microchop manufacturer Analog Devices’ Community Outreach Committee collected $3,000 worth of toys this holiday season and, with the help of firefighters from the Camas-Washougal Fire Department’s Station 42, distributed them… Read story

Union Ridge students get ‘Salmon in the Classroom’

January 15, 2022, 5:53am Community

On a cold December morning just before the start of winter break, a group of about 30 second graders from Union Ridge Elementary School clambered along the rocky banks of… Read story

Foster care supply drive a success

January 22, 2022, 5:18am Community

Jan. 13 marked the final day of the Foster Care Supply Drive of SW Washington, a community resource project spearheaded by Jeannine Mills. Read story

Ridgefield names January Employee and Students of the Month

January 22, 2022, 5:16am Community

The Ridgefield High School administrative team has named Maggie Butler as January Employee of the Month. In addition to Butler’s knowledge of data systems and her support of district schools, she also shows willingness to always help with countless questions. Read story

Everybody Has a Story: Glad I didn’t join fish supper

January 16, 2022, 6:04am Clark County Life

I was hired the summer of 1977 to work as a staff archaeologist on a project in Dayton, Ohio. We were joined by a couple others from Dayton, but our crew boss and three other staff members, all male, were from Columbus. Read story

New neighborhood comes to Orchards

January 15, 2022, 5:53am Community

Pacific Lifestyle Homes has announced the grand opening of the model home at its new community in the Orchards area. Read story

Great-great-grandmother Virginia Swanger, 90, holds Jacob, 2 months, with mother Eve, 20, grandfather Geoff, 45, and great-grandfather Jim, 67, standing behind them.

Five Generations: Swanger family

Great-great-grandmother Virginia Swanger, 90, holds Jacob, 2 months, with mother Eve, 20, grandfather Geoff, 45, and great-grandfather Jim, 67, standing behind them.

January 15, 2022, 5:53am Community

Five generations of the Swanger family gathered together recently at Virginia Swanger’s home. Virginia Swanger is seen here holding her great-great-grandson, Jacob Taylor. From right are Jim Swanger, great-grandfather; Geoff Swanger, grandfather; and mother Eve Taylor. Read story

In the service

January 15, 2022, 5:00am Community

Washougal native Aviation Electrician’s Mate 3rd Class Gregory Lyall and Aviation Electrician’s Mate 3rd Class Marcus Herrera drill out fasteners on an F/A 18F Super Hornet, assigned to the “Bounty Hunters” of Strike Fighter Squadron 2, aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson on Jan. 7. Read story

Several businesses hosted special Giving Trees during the month of December to help support cats and kittens in local shelters as part of Furry Friends' annual Giving Tree charity event.

Furry Friends benefits from Giving Trees

Several businesses hosted special Giving Trees during the month of December to help support cats and kittens in local shelters as part of Furry Friends' annual Giving Tree charity event.

January 15, 2022, 5:00am Community

Several businesses hosted special Giving Trees during the month of December to help support cats and kittens in local shelters as part of Furry Friends’ annual Giving Tree charity event. Read story

You Can Help

January 9, 2022, 5:46am Community

Friends of Trees seeks volunteers to help with a community tree planting at 9 a.m. on Jan. 15. Read story