Team Mean Machine's Power Pivot
Students from Camas and Washougal schools in Washington developed a rotational device that allows for those with mobility limitations to easily transition in and out of a wheelchair.
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Wapato planting at Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife RefugeSam Robinson, Chinook Indian Nation vice chairman, performs the song "The Changer" — which honors upcoming change — at Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge east of Washougal on Monday, Nov. 22, 2021. Robinson represents the five tribes of the lower Columbia River, which includes the Cathlamet, Willapa and Lower Chinook tribes in Washington and the Clatsop and Wahkiakum tribes in Oregon. Collectively, their territory stretched from present-day Kalama to Willapa Bay.
November 23, 2021
Family boat Corahleen returns to water after restorationRick Bishoprick’s father and grandfather built the Corahleen and launched her in 1957. But since 1994, Corahleen has sat on a trailer, parked in Washougal and Ridgefield as it slowly underwent repairs, work done mostly by Bishoprick and his dad. After Stan Bishoprick died in 2013, Rick took on the restoration effort.
June 22, 2021
Welcome to NewsroomA walk through The Columbian's Newsroom during a pandemic by Assistant Mero Editor Will Campbell
September 18, 2020
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
Highlights: Camas boys basketball defeats Jefferson (Ore.)
The Papermakers traveled to Portland to face Portland Interscholastic League power Jefferson and came away with a 79-51 win.
Highlights: Camas blitzes Kelso to win fourth straightHighlights and interviews from the Camas Papermakers' 83-38 win over the Kelso Hilanders, their fourth straight win in four days.
January 22, 2022
Highlights: Hudson's Bay girls beat HockinsonPaytin Ballard scores 21 points as Hudson's Bay beat Hockinson 54-37 in a 2A Greater St. Helens League game on Jan.
January 19, 2022
Watch the big moments from the Camas-Union boys basketball showdownUnion had a big fourth quarter to pull away from Camas 72-60 in boys basketball game on Jan. 12, 2022.
January 13, 2022
Camas vs Skyview girls basketballHighlights and interview's from Camas' 60-42 win over Skyview on Jan. 7, 2022.
January 8, 2022
Benson High girls basketball coach confronts Camas student sectionThe Camas School District is investigating alleged racist taunts from the Camas student section during a game against Portland's ...
January 5, 2022
Highlights: Washougal girls beat Hudson's BayHighlights from Washougal's 57-54 win over Hudson's Bay in 2A Greater St. Helens League action. The Eagles nearly rallied from ...
December 15, 2021
Highlights: Mount Si comes back to beat UnionFourth-quarter highlights from Saturday's Class 4A showdown between Union and Mount Si. The Wildcats trailed by 14 points ...
December 12, 2021