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Tracy Garder

In the Service

Tracy Garder

August 27, 2022, 5:11am Community

Chief Warrant Officer 5 Tracy Garder received the Legion of Merit on Aug. 18. Garder began her career in the Women’s Army Corps one year before it was integrated in the Army, and is the last Women’s Army Corps Soldier on active duty. Read story

Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation announced the 2022 Novel Night fundraiser at the Get-To-Gather Farm raised more than $39,000 for the Washougal Community Library Building Fund.

Fort Vancouver Library Foundation Novel Night fundraiser raises $39,000

Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation announced the 2022 Novel Night fundraiser at the Get-To-Gather Farm raised more than $39,000 for the Washougal Community Library Building Fund.

August 27, 2022, 5:11am Community

Fort Vancouver Regional Library Foundation’s 2022 Novel Night fundraiser at the Get-To-Gather Farm raised more than $39,000 for the Washougal Community Library Building Fund. A new, up-to-date Washougal Library is planned to provide more materials, resources, internet and computer access, and additional space for meetings, study, programs, and workshops. Read story

Amerigroup recently donated to help pay for much needed repairs for Share House's meal program.

Amerigroup Washington helps restore Share’s ability to serve meals in Clark County

Amerigroup recently donated to help pay for much needed repairs for Share House's meal program.

August 27, 2022, 5:11am Community

Share serves as a leading community advocate in Clark County through its sustainable solutions by building relationships, advocating for equitable access to housing and food stability while empowering every individual to grow and thrive. Through its Hot Meals program, Share serves more than 90,000 free meals annually — not only… Read story

Lewis River Rotary recently awarded $22,000 for eleven academic and vocational scholarships to graduating students from area high schools.

Lewis River Rotary awards $22,000 in scholarships to Clark County students

Lewis River Rotary recently awarded $22,000 for eleven academic and vocational scholarships to graduating students from area high schools.

August 27, 2022, 5:11am Community

Lewis River Rotary recently awarded $22,000 for 11 academic and vocational scholarships to graduating students from area high schools. The club has been awarding annual scholarships since almost from their founding 30 years ago. Read story

Katherine Nitsch is the new board president for the Vancouver Master Chorale.

Vancouver Master Chorale welcomes new officers

Katherine Nitsch is the new board president for the Vancouver Master Chorale.

August 20, 2022, 5:45am Community

The Vancouver Master Chorale has chosen new officers for its upcoming season. Read story

Students will have access to more options this year as Battle Ground Public Schools continues its rollout of middle school sports.

Middle school sports options expanding for Battle Ground students

Students will have access to more options this year as Battle Ground Public Schools continues its rollout of middle school sports.

August 6, 2022, 5:59am Community

Middle school students will have access to more sports options this coming year in Battle Ground Public Schools. The district is adding girls volleyball and co-ed track in 2022-23, in addition to longer seasons of basketball, soccer and cross country. Except for soccer, sports will be open to all students.… Read story

Airman Rostyslylav Herashchenko is an aviation boatswain's mate aboard USS Abraham Lincoln, a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier operating out of San Diego.

Vancouver local serves in the Navy

Airman Rostyslylav Herashchenko is an aviation boatswain's mate aboard USS Abraham Lincoln, a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier operating out of San Diego.

August 6, 2022, 5:59am Community

A Vancouver native is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of the world’s largest international maritime warfare exercise, Rim of the Pacific. Read story

Battle Ground student wins Next Generation Angels film contest

August 6, 2022, 5:54am Community

The Better Angels Society recently announced six winners of its 2022 Next Generation Angels Awards, the annual prize established in coordination with National History Day to recognize historical filmmaking by students across the United States. One winner is a local student: Aubrey Grier an eighth-grader at Chief Umtuch Middle School… Read story

You Can Help: Volunteer Opportunities

August 6, 2022, 5:45am Community

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Airman Rostyslylav Herashchenko.

In the Service

Airman Rostyslylav Herashchenko.

August 6, 2022, 5:40am Community

Airman Rostyslylav Herashchenko serves as an aviation boatswain’s mate aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln, as part of the world’s largest international maritime warfare exercise, Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC). RIMPAC has taken place about every other year since 1971; the 2022 exercise is the 28th in the series.… Read story