Stories tagged: vancouver
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017
The number of rapes reported in Vancouver has risen in recent years, and police say they fear that the actual number of sexual assaults in the city could be much …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 26, 2017
Clark County Public Health officials were among the first to identify a nationwide salmonella outbreak linked to tuna loins and tuna steaks.
Mon., Oct. 23, 2017
Vancouver is losing out on more than $300,000 annually in vehicle registration tab fees, but that’s not the only financial loss the city endures when its residents hold on to …
Sat., Oct. 7, 2017
So when Urdesich heard Bloodworks Northwest was collecting blood donations to support Las Vegas hospitals, she rolled up her sleeve and helped the best way she knew how. Urdesich was …
Wed., Oct. 4, 2017
County officials in Vancouver, Washington, have voted to remove highway markers honoring Confederate President Jefferson Davis from the Clark County Heritage Register.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 1, 2017
Teri Giangreco didn’t know the signs of ovarian cancer until she was sitting in her new gynecologic oncologist’s office discussing her stage 3 ovarian cancer diagnosis.
Sat., Sept. 9, 2017
Beloved hiking trails, forests, meadows and scenic areas are engulfed in flames, leaving those who long have been inspired by the region to wonder what will remain once the damage …
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017
Oregon State Police say they are confident they’ve identified the primary suspect in starting the Eagle Creek Fire – a 15-year-old Vancouver boy – and are conducting a thorough investigation …
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017
Immigrant rights activists and supporters gathered in Esther Short Park on Wednesday afternoon to rally against worries the White House will scrub a program that protects hundreds of thousands of …
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017
Former Evergreen High School teacher Matthew Morasch was sentenced Tuesday to six months in jail for trying to take “upskirt” images of a girl in his class and another woman …
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017
Former highway markers honoring Confederate President Jefferson Davis were defaced at a park named for Davis north of Vancouver, Washington.
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017
Astoria, Ore., has added itself to the list of cities opposed to the Vancouver Energy oil terminal.
Sat., Aug. 5, 2017
The Vancouver Fire Marshal’s office is investigating the cause of two fires Thursday that affected six buildings and caused more than $1 million damage.
Sat., June 10, 2017
The one-year anniversary of the oil train derailment in Mosier is a potent reminder that Spokane and all communities along the tracks are at risk.
Fri., June 2, 2017
A 22-year-old Washington man has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for blowing up two vehicles with explosive devices at an apartment complex.
Wed., May 31, 2017
Two teen boys are facing murder charges after a robbery lead to the death of a 16-year-old boy in Vancouver.
Wed., May 24, 2017
A 31-year-old man is accused of planting a camera in a unisex restroom and recording his co-workers at his east Vancouver workplace.
Mon., May 22, 2017
Authorities have identified the corrections deputies who shot and killed an inmate at a hospital in Vancouver, Washington.
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017
Former Washington state Sen. Don Benton has been tapped to head the U.S. Selective Service System.
UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017
A landslide has blocked train tracks near Vancouver, Washington, stopping Amtrak service between Portland and Seattle until Friday.
Wed., March 29, 2017
A Senate panel heard favorable reviews Tuesday for a House bill intended to restart the process to replace the chronically congested Interstate 5 Bridge.
Thu., March 9, 2017
Federal prosecutors have dropped child pornography charges against a Washington teacher after the U.S. Justice Department refused to disclose information about a software weakness it exploited during an investigation last …
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017
Police are preparing for protests when President Donald Trump’s two oldest sons officially open a new Trump International Hotel and Tower in Vancouver on Tuesday, and the U.S. consulate is …
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017
Almost as soon as the Trump administration took office, the future of the Dakota Access pipeline looked certain. Any hopes held by protesters that the 470,000-barrels-per-day project could be stopped …
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017
The furies unleashed by Donald Trump’s rise to the U.S. presidency are shaking Vancouver, where a gleaming new Trump International Hotel and Tower is about to open.
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017
Vancouver police say a 45-year-old man killed his mother at her Vancouver home last week and tried to dismember her before he was arrested.
Mon., Feb. 20, 2017
Some lucky soul picked up a million-dollar lottery ticket December in Vancouver, and hasn’t claimed it or doesn’t know they have it.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 18, 2017
When Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., was picking sites in Vancouver she wanted to see in person, it’s not a shock she picked locations that relate to freight. Last year, Cantwell …
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017
Spring enrollment at Washington State University Vancouver hit another high, with 3,271 students on the Salmon Creek campus this semester. That is a 3.2 percent increase over the 2016 spring …
Tue., Feb. 7, 2017
VANCOUVER, Wash. – The Vancouver City Council on Monday night supported an effort to declare replacing the Interstate 5 Bridge a project of statewide significance.