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Highland-style neighborhood concertLogan and Daniel Gillespie play bagpipes and the snare drum for their neighborhood in Battle Ground on Wednesday, April 15, 2020.
April 17, 2020
Bridging the Border: A Family DividedIn 2017, a Vancouver family’s life was upended. Ramon Flores-Garcia, an undocumented immigrant who had lived in the United States for 20 years and in Clark County, Washington, for nearly a decade, was on a business trip to Everett. There, he stayed at a Motel 6, whose employees gave his information to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. He was deported to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, leaving behind his wife, seven children and community ties. Flores now lives in Tijuana, Mexico. His wife and children have left the Vancouver area and live in Chula Vista, Calif., to be closer to him. We parallel their lives on opposite sides of the border, exploring how they’ve managed a family split in two. (Amanda Cowan and Jessica Prokop of The Columbian. Produced with assistance from the Pulitzer Center.)
December 22, 2019
Yacolt Coffee RoasterAn antique coffee roaster prepares a batch of whole coffee beans at Millars Wood Roaster Coffee in Yacolt, Wash. (Amanda Cowan/The Columbian)
December 21, 2019
Being Three: Part ThreeIn the third installment of this four-part series, Tobias Adams, 3, of Minnehaha learns social skills as he goes to school for the first time, takes part in Halloween with his family and gets his own room. (Amanda Cowan/The Columbian)
December 21, 2019
Goat Yoga - Give More 24Check out the Give More 24 goat yoga class in Battle Ground Central Park. (Video by Alisha Jucevic/The Columbian)
September 28, 2019
Being Three: Part TwoTobias Adams, 3, of Vancouver is changing and growing quickly with the guidance of his family. He is getting his first haircut, working on his motor skills and enjoying the Fourth of July. This is the second installment of a five-part series. (Amanda Cowan/The Columbian)
August 7, 2019
Kathleen Duncan - WoodturnerKathleen Duncan demonstrates the woodturning process at her home workshop in Vancouver. (Video by Alisha Jucevic/The Columbian)
June 27, 2019
Creative Challah BreadVancouver resident Lisa Spiegel has been baking challah in her kitchen for almost 20 years every Friday in preparation for the Jewish Sabbath. Inspired by beautiful challah she saw on Instagram, Lisa started getting more creative with her challah in the last year.
June 21, 2019
All-Region male athlete of the year: Tobias Merriweather, Union
Union junior Tobias Merriweather was a three-sport standout for Union, competing in football, basketball and track and field.
All-Region female athlete of the year: Katie Peneueta, Heritage High SchoolPeneueta starred for the Timberwolves in volleyball, basketball and track and field.
June 18, 2021
Highlights of Clark County Senior All-Star Baseball seriesColumbia River's Nick Alder and Mountain View's Riley McCarthy were selected game MVPs as the American League and National League teams split the ...
June 17, 2021
2A GSHL boys basketball playoff highlights: Washougal vs. RidgefieldRidgefield beat Washougal 65-57 to advance to the 2A district boys basketball semifinals.
June 9, 2021
2A GSHL girls basketball playoff highlights: Mark Morris vs. HockinsonHockinson beats Mark Morris 65-28 to advance in the 2A Greater St. Helens League girls basketball playoffs.
June 8, 2021
Highlights from 4A/3A GSHL baseball final: Skyview vs. PrairieSkyview beat Prairie 8-3 to win the 4A/3A Greater St. Helens League baseball tournament title.
June 6, 2021
Highlights from 4A/3A GSHL girls basketball title game: Union vs. CamasCamas beats Union 77-38 to win the 4A/3A Greater St. Helens League girls basketball tournament title on June 4, 2021.
June 5, 2021
Boys basketball highlights: 4A/3A GSHL semifinals, Evergreen vs. UnionKaden Horn scores 22 to lead Union to an 85-59 win over Evergreen.
June 4, 2021