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Camas photographer celebrates business owners

October 24, 2021, 5:56am Community

Lara Blair Photography recently completed The Pivot Project celebrating Camas business owners who have survived the pandemic. Read story

Baby food drive collects 1,005 pounds for Clark County Food Bank

October 24, 2021, 5:45am Community

Cascade Park Kiwanis members joined with their sponsored Key Clubs from Camas, HeLa, Mountain View and Union high schools in a Baby Food Drive that gathered a record 1,005 pounds… Read story

South Ridge Elementary fourth-graders are growing a "kindness tree" of good deeds they witnessed. Each leaf marks a good deed.

Kindness tree grows at South Ridge Elementary in Ridgefield

South Ridge Elementary fourth-graders are growing a "kindness tree" of good deeds they witnessed. Each leaf marks a good deed.

October 24, 2021, 5:37am Community

RIDGEFIELD — A “Kindness Tree” made out of construction paper is growing daily in the central hall at South Ridge Elementary. The idea for the project started with the school’s fourth-graders discussing how they could demonstrate kindness to others. Read story

Becky Broyles, who teaches high school art classes at River HomeLink for Battle Ground Public Schools, was recently named the Washington Art Education Association Secondary Art Teacher of the Year for 2021.

Battle Ground art teacher honored

Becky Broyles, who teaches high school art classes at River HomeLink for Battle Ground Public Schools, was recently named the Washington Art Education Association Secondary Art Teacher of the Year for 2021.

October 24, 2021, 5:36am Community

BATTLE GROUND — For the fifth time in the last seven years, Battle Ground Public Schools art teacher Becky Broyles has been recognized as one of the best in the state. Broyles, who teaches high school art classes at River HomeLink, was named the Washington Art Education Association Secondary Art… Read story

Community members gather for the unveiling of a new statue of a dove at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center's Firstenburg Tower.

PeaceHealth unveils new statue of a dove

Community members gather for the unveiling of a new statue of a dove at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center's Firstenburg Tower.

October 24, 2021, 5:34am Community

NORTH GARRISON HEIGHTS — Patients and caregivers arriving at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center’s Firstenburg Tower will be greeted by a new statue of a dove, PeaceHealth’s organizational symbol. Read story

Sharing the proceeds of the McKibbin Classic are, from left, Nancy McKibbin, Steve Kenny, Michelle Marra, Heather Martin, Emily Gilliland and Rick Takach.

McKibbin Classic raises $46,800 for local nonprofits

Sharing the proceeds of the McKibbin Classic are, from left, Nancy McKibbin, Steve Kenny, Michelle Marra, Heather Martin, Emily Gilliland and Rick Takach.

October 24, 2021, 5:09am Community

EAST VANCOUVER — The fifth annual Columbia Credit Union McKibbin Legacy Classic raised $46,800 for community nonprofit organizations. Read story

Battle Ground Public Schools Superintendent Denny Waters watches an esports practice at Battle Ground High School.

Esports gets go-ahead at Battle Ground, Prairie high schools

Battle Ground Public Schools Superintendent Denny Waters watches an esports practice at Battle Ground High School.

October 17, 2021, 5:36am Community

BATTLE GROUND — The esports teams at Battle Ground and Prairie high schools started practice earlier this month, with their first matches Oct. 11. Read story

Vancouver Mayor Anne McEnerny-Ogle recently presented Tony Jacobs, a school resource officer at Vancouver School of Arts and Academics, with protein bars that Jacobs has been distributing to students in need for 20 years.

Vancouver mayor gifts protein bars to VSAA officer

Vancouver Mayor Anne McEnerny-Ogle recently presented Tony Jacobs, a school resource officer at Vancouver School of Arts and Academics, with protein bars that Jacobs has been distributing to students in need for 20 years.

October 17, 2021, 5:35am Community

Vancouver Mayor Anne McEnerny-Ogle recently presented Tony Jacobs, a school resource officer at Vancouver School of Arts and Academics, with protein bars that Jacobs has been distributing to students in need for 20 years. Read story

Washougal School District is honoring principals Brian Amundson, Cape Horn-Skye Elementary and Canyon Creek Middle schools; Tracey MacLachlan, Columbia River Gorge Elementary; Tami Culp, Gause Elementary; Wendy Morrill, Hathaway Elementary; David Cooke, Jemtegaard Middle School; Sheree Gomez-Clark, Washougal High School; and Jason Foster, Washougal Learning Academy, as part of National Principals Month.

Washougal recognizes school principals

Washougal School District is honoring principals Brian Amundson, Cape Horn-Skye Elementary and Canyon Creek Middle schools; Tracey MacLachlan, Columbia River Gorge Elementary; Tami Culp, Gause Elementary; Wendy Morrill, Hathaway Elementary; David Cooke, Jemtegaard Middle School; Sheree Gomez-Clark, Washougal High School; and Jason Foster, Washougal Learning Academy, as part of National Principals Month.

October 17, 2021, 5:34am Community

WASHOUGAL — Washougal School District is celebrating National Principals Month in October by recognizing each school’s leader and a project they are proud of. Read story

Camas teen Alex Kamlin is raising money to build a mobile produce washing station for the 78th Street Heritage Farm, as part of his Eagle Scout project.

Camas teen seeks funds to build mobile produce wash station

Camas teen Alex Kamlin is raising money to build a mobile produce washing station for the 78th Street Heritage Farm, as part of his Eagle Scout project.

October 17, 2021, 5:22am Community

CAMAS — A Camas teen is raising money to build a mobile produce washing station for the 78th Street Heritage Farm, as part of his Eagle Scout project. Read story