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Tommy Weeck races at the Washougal MX National in 2014.

Weeck comes full circle at Washougal MX

Tommy Weeck races at the Washougal MX National in 2014.

July 27, 2017, 8:36pm Clark County Sports

WASHOUGAL — Tommy Weeck’s motocross career resembles the tracks he has raced on since age 6. Read story

Whalen family

Whalen brothers of Vancouver pursue big-league dreams

Whalen family

July 8, 2017, 11:15pm Clark County Sports

Trio follow footsteps of their father, now a scout Read story

At nearly 37 years old, Ed Herman, left, knows the end of his competitive days in mixed martial arts is approaching. The Battle Ground fighter will rely on toughness and grit in Friday’s UFC bout against CB Dollaway in Las Vegas.

‘Short Fuse’ still burning as Battle Ground’s Herman back in action

At nearly 37 years old, Ed Herman, left, knows the end of his competitive days in mixed martial arts is approaching. The Battle Ground fighter will rely on toughness and grit in Friday’s UFC bout against CB Dollaway in Las Vegas.

July 6, 2017, 5:25pm Clark County Sports

After 15 years in one of the world’s most brutal sports, that walk keeps Ed Herman coming back. Read story

Jonas Lail plays with his son, Hudson, who died on June 1. A once-in-a-lifetime shot five days after Hudson’s death has helped Lail find peace. At top, Jonas Lail shortly after hitting a hole-in-one on the 16th hole at Royal Oaks Country Club in Vancouver.

Once-in-a-lifetime golf shot brings sense of peace to grieving father

Jonas Lail plays with his son, Hudson, who died on June 1. A once-in-a-lifetime shot five days after Hudson’s death has helped Lail find peace. At top, Jonas Lail shortly after hitting a hole-in-one on the 16th hole at Royal Oaks Country Club in Vancouver.

June 18, 2017, 6:00am Clark County Health

Today was supposed to be the first Father’s Day Jonas Lail celebrated with his infant son, Hudson. Read story

An 8-person rowing team practices on Lake Washington before the Windermere Cup in Seattle. The University of Washington rowing team has a roster full of athletes who learned to row in college, including Columbia River graduate Katelyn Costanza.

Rowing buoys Columbia River grad’s athletic spirit

An 8-person rowing team practices on Lake Washington before the Windermere Cup in Seattle. The University of Washington rowing team has a roster full of athletes who learned to row in college, including Columbia River graduate Katelyn Costanza.

May 23, 2017, 10:16pm College

Maybe it was a stroke of luck. Or maybe it was a stroke of genius from the member of University of Washington rowing team who had seen Katelyn Costanza using a rowing machine at the gym. Read story

Seattle Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto talks to reporters in Seattle, Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017, during the Mariners' annual pre-season briefing before the start of Spring Training, (AP Photo/Ted S.
All-region wrestler of the year Ethan Rotondo, a Union High School senior, is pictured in The Columbian's photo studio Monday afternoon, Feb. 27, 2017.

Rotondo grapples with news of Boise State dropping wrestling

All-region wrestler of the year Ethan Rotondo, a Union High School senior, is pictured in The Columbian's photo studio Monday afternoon, Feb. 27, 2017.

April 22, 2017, 8:25pm Prep Sports

Last Tuesday had been a good day for Ethan Rotondo. Then his mother knocked on the door with news that would change his life. Read story

Dan Dickau played two seasons at Gonzaga, becoming an All-American in 2002.

Former Zags from Clark County to converge on Final Four

Dan Dickau played two seasons at Gonzaga, becoming an All-American in 2002.

March 30, 2017, 8:09pm Sports

While the rest of the Gonzaga basketball family was on Cloud Nine, Dan Dickau was literally in the sky. Read story

Kelsey Plum

Plum’s career at UW among best

Kelsey Plum

March 25, 2017, 10:57pm Sports

Commentary: Micah Rice Read story

Nathan Hale forward Michael Porter Jr. dribbles downcourt against Garfield in the first half of the Washington state March 4, 2017, in Tacoma, Wash. (AP Photo/ (Ted S.

Surreal scene surrounds prep star Michael Porter Jr.

Nathan Hale forward Michael Porter Jr. dribbles downcourt against Garfield in the first half of the Washington state March 4, 2017, in Tacoma, Wash. (AP Photo/ (Ted S.

March 11, 2017, 10:45pm Sports

Commentary: Micah Rice Read story