Monday, May 16, 2022
May 16, 2022

Linkedin Pinterest

Tagged Articles:
Columbia River Gorge

Permits will soon be needed for scenic Columbia River Gorge drive

May 12, 2022, 5:55am Clark County Life

Visitors to the Columbia River Gorge wishing to drive the historic highway waterfall corridor after May 23 will need a permit to do so. Read story

Drone maker Insitu flying high in the Gorge

April 17, 2022, 6:03am Business

In the Columbia River Gorge, in the small town of Bingen, is Insitu — a business crafting unmanned aircraft systems for militaries across the globe. Read story

Bradford Island and the Bonneville Dam on the Columbia River in 2019.

EPA adds Bradford Island area of Columbia River to Superfund

Bradford Island and the Bonneville Dam on the Columbia River in 2019.

March 17, 2022, 2:29pm Latest News

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday added Bradford Island and surrounding waters of the Columbia River to its Superfund list of toxic waste sites, beginning the process for the eventual cleanup of the area. Read story

The Columbia River Gorge is seen from the Cape Horn lookout in February 2018.

Clark County to update Gorge plan despite planning commission objections

The Columbia River Gorge is seen from the Cape Horn lookout in February 2018.

December 10, 2021, 6:05am Clark County News

Clark County will be making updates to its Columbia River Gorge management plan, despite objections from the county’s planning commission and a member of the county council. Read story

Vancouver-based Conway Construction won a contract for over $13 million from the Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration. Conway will restore a section of the paved Historic Columbia River Highway in the Columbia River Gorge.

Vancouver-based Conway Construction to restore section of historic highway

Vancouver-based Conway Construction won a contract for over $13 million from the Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration. Conway will restore a section of the paved Historic Columbia River Highway in the Columbia River Gorge.

November 30, 2021, 6:01am Business

Vancouver-based Conway Construction won a contract from the Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration for over $13 million to restore some of the last unfinished sections of the Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail on the Oregon side of the Columbia River Gorge. Read story

Study seeks to ease congestion in Columbia River Gorge

October 14, 2021, 6:04am Clark County News

The Federal Highway Administration, Washington State Department of Transportation, and U.S. Forest Service are looking for ways to reduce traffic congestion and improve safety at popular recreation sites along state Highway 14. The study area includes the 71-mile stretch of Highway 14 between Washougal and the eastern boundary of the… Read story

(The Columbian)

Morning Press: County and I-5 Bridge; Evergreen jobs; Stonehenge; Election lawsuits; Amazon building?

(The Columbian)

September 25, 2021, 6:02am Clark County News

Here's a look at some of the stories that were popular with Columbian readers this week. Read story

Kim Pohlman of Vancouver, left, Karen Conway of Cincinnati, Ohio, right, and walk along the Vancouver Waterfront Park on Friday afternoon, Oct. 5, 2018. Conway use to live in Vancouver and is back for a visit so the friends decided to brave the rain to check it out. "We were smiling because rain doesn't stop us," Pohlman said.

Rain, wind forecast in Clark County for weekend

Kim Pohlman of Vancouver, left, Karen Conway of Cincinnati, Ohio, right, and walk along the Vancouver Waterfront Park on Friday afternoon, Oct. 5, 2018. Conway use to live in Vancouver and is back for a visit so the friends decided to brave the rain to check it out. "We were smiling because rain doesn't stop us," Pohlman said.

September 14, 2021, 5:10pm Clark County News

David Bishop, meteorologist at the Portland branch of the National Weather Service, wants you to check and clear your gutters and storm drains of debris because it’s going to get rainy this weekend, and puddles could turn to small floods. Read story

Bradford Island and the Bonneville Dam on the Columbia River in 2019.

EPA recommends adding Columbia River’s Bradford Island to Superfund

Bradford Island and the Bonneville Dam on the Columbia River in 2019.

September 8, 2021, 1:53pm Clark County News

A nearby stretch of the Columbia River may soon join a list of sites slated for a federal toxic cleanup program, the Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday. Read story

A foggy morning scene on the Columbia River near The Dalles, Oregon

Proposal to lay cables under Columbia River met with skepticism

A foggy morning scene on the Columbia River near The Dalles, Oregon

July 24, 2021, 6:00am Editor's Choice

Can slicing a 100-mile trench into the bed of the Columbia River be good for the environment? The answer is a big yes, says a team of energy developers that proposes submerging power cables in the riverbed. Read story