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Teen facing multiple charges in alleged Vancouver carjacking

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May 23, 2022, 12:10pm Clark County News

A 16-year-old boy appeared Monday morning in Clark County Juvenile Court after allegedly flashing a gun at a 64-year-old woman and stealing her car Saturday afternoon in Vancouver. Read story

Kelsey Hood of Pied Piper Pizza, left, takes a call as assistant manager Misty Sadlier serves up fresh pizza on Thursday afternoon.

East Vancouver’s Pied Piper Pizza plays a new verse

Kelsey Hood of Pied Piper Pizza, left, takes a call as assistant manager Misty Sadlier serves up fresh pizza on Thursday afternoon.

May 23, 2022, 6:02am Business

After 50-plus years of providing Vancouverites a place to eat pizza, play video games and celebrate in their banquet rooms, Ray and Cheryl Eggert have sold their business, Pied Piper Pizza. Read story

Motorcyclist arrested after high-profile crash in Battle Ground

May 22, 2022, 5:36pm Clark County News

A motorcyclist was arrested Saturday night in Battle Ground after he allegedly drove through police barricades before running a red light and crashing into a vehicle, according to the Battle Ground Police Department. Read story

The current Interstate 5 Bridge consists of two spans, completed in 1917 and 1960. The bridge is considered functionally obsolete, and could collapse in a major earthquake.

Bridge tender uninjured after shooting near I-5 Bridge

The current Interstate 5 Bridge consists of two spans, completed in 1917 and 1960. The bridge is considered functionally obsolete, and could collapse in a major earthquake.

May 22, 2022, 12:22pm Clark County News

A bridge tender on the Interstate 5 Bridge escaped injury early Sunday after he was shot at by two burglars attempting to break into a storage area on the bridge, according to the Vancouver Police Department. Read story

Teen arrested in Camas in connection with armed carjacking of elderly woman in Vancouver

May 22, 2022, 12:17pm Clark County News

A 16-year-old boy was taken into custody in Camas on Saturday in connection with the armed carjacking of an elderly woman in Vancouver, according to the Vancouver Police Department. Read story

"I don't want to set the expectation that if a camp is being cleared that it will never set up again in a particular location, because that likely won't be the case, because we still don't have enough shelter space for people," said Jamie Spinelli. Until enough shelter space is available, the city of Vancouver's Homeless Assistance Response Team will focus on keeping camps smaller and cleaner. Camps will no longer be allowed to block streets or sidewalks.

Vancouver starts removing, cleaning homeless camps

"I don't want to set the expectation that if a camp is being cleared that it will never set up again in a particular location, because that likely won't be the case, because we still don't have enough shelter space for people," said Jamie Spinelli. Until enough shelter space is available, the city of Vancouver's Homeless Assistance Response Team will focus on keeping camps smaller and cleaner. Camps will no longer be allowed to block streets or sidewalks.

May 22, 2022, 6:05am Clark County News

In early April, large homeless encampments could be found throughout Vancouver. Roughly 40 campers clustered near the Share House in west Vancouver, and about 25 people lived at an encampment north of Southeast Mill Plain Boulevard, where Northeast Chkalov Drive turns into 112th Avenue. Read story

The U40 Bucket List Racing boat driven by Dave Villwock was one of four teams that held a hydroplane exhibition on the river Friday.

Hydroplanes make a splash on Columbia River

The U40 Bucket List Racing boat driven by Dave Villwock was one of four teams that held a hydroplane exhibition on the river Friday.

May 20, 2022, 6:07pm Clark County Sports

Scores of spectators flocked to Vancouver’s Columbia River shoreline on Friday to watch some of the world’s fastest boats. Read story

Jodi Gaylord, a dispatch supervisor for Clark Regional Emergency Services Agency, works in downtown Vancouver. Gaylord has been at CRESA for 25 years and has watched the county grow and the ways that 911 calls have changed.

Clark County 911 dispatchers tackle difficult job — and they are hiring

Jodi Gaylord, a dispatch supervisor for Clark Regional Emergency Services Agency, works in downtown Vancouver. Gaylord has been at CRESA for 25 years and has watched the county grow and the ways that 911 calls have changed.

May 19, 2022, 6:05am Clark County News

Several of Clark County’s 911 dispatchers never imagined they’d be the ones answering the phones when someone calls about an emergency. Read story

Mori is named Vancouver’s new police chief

May 18, 2022, 9:01pm Clark County News

Assistant Police Chief Jeffrey Mori has been selected as the Vancouver Police Department’s next leader, the city announced Wednesday. Read story

A sign, proposing a subdivision with 122 single-family homes, sits on a 37-acre parcel at 26630 N.E. 28th St., in north Camas, in 2021.

Camas residents contest 122-home subdivision proposal

A sign, proposing a subdivision with 122 single-family homes, sits on a 37-acre parcel at 26630 N.E. 28th St., in north Camas, in 2021.

May 18, 2022, 4:53pm Clark County News

A proposal that would build 122 single-family homes near Green Mountain near Camas’ northern city border is drawing opposition from several Camas residents, Green Mountain neighbors and local “tree protectors.” Read story