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Two people seriously hurt in two-vehicle crash on Lower River Road

At 8:07 p.m., the Vancouver Fire Department was dispatched to Lower River Road and Northwest Gateway Avenue. First responders found two... 19 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-23 05:06:01

Top Stories: Concert hall plans; VSAA limits cellphones in class; police fatally shoot Vancouver man

Here are some of the top stories of the week on columbian.com. Wondering what else was popular this week with readers? 11 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-22 13:06:02

Vancouver-based Riverview Bank names permanent president and CEO

Vancouver-based Riverview Bancorp announced Friday that veteran banking executive Nicole Sherman will be the firm's new president and CEO. 5 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-21 19:06:02

Kitten season ramps up in Clark County including at Vancouver cat shelter Furry Friends

Animal shelters have a name for this time of year: kitten season. As the weather turns warm, more kittens are born. The chaos has already... 11 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-21 13:06:02

Summer Promenade at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site – Events

The National Park Service at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site presents Summer Promenade from 1 to 3 p.m. June 22. 1 minute ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-21 12:05:02

Arrest made in armed robberies going back to April; Vancouver man faces robbery, assault charges

A Vancouver man was arrested Friday after a string of similar armed robberies going back to April, the Clark County Sheriff's Office said in... 1 day ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-21 00:06:02

'Almost romantic vibe': East Vancouver Farmers Market open for the season

After 10 years, the East Vancouver Farmers Market has gained a following among the city's east-side residents looking to grab a few market... 13 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-20 23:06:02

After years looking at downtown, the dream of a Clark County performing arts center moves to east Vancouver

After many years — make that decades — of unsuccessful attempts to bring a concert hall and performing arts center to downtown Vancouver,... 15 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-20 21:06:02

40-year-old Vancouver man fatally shot by police on Andresen Road identified

The man fatally shot by Vancouver police early Monday was identified by the Clark County Medical Examiner as a 40-year-old Vancouver man. 16 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-20 20:06:01

Vancouver Community Concert Band performs at Vancouver Waterfront – Events

The Vancouver Community Concert Band will perform at 10 a.m. June 22 to kick off Family Play Day at the Vancouver waterfront. The 60-member all volunteer... 19 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-20 17:06:02

Find hidden stories of familiar grounds with Fort Vancouver's self-guided tour

Fort Vancouver National Historic Site's parade grounds hold special significance in the region's history. Its verdant, treeless expanse and... 11 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-20 13:06:02

Vancouver Schools of Arts and Academics will limit cellphones in classrooms; district could follow suit as it looks at ...

The Vancouver School of Arts and Academics sent out a notice to families last week that it will adopt a new policy to limit classroom... 2 days ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-20 00:06:03

HP looks ahead to a new Vancouver campus, innovative AI and printing technologies

Vancouver's new HP campus is moving forward as the company takes steps to embrace innovative technologies globally. 1 day ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-20 00:06:02

Esther Short Park bell tower to ring again after Vancouver approves $1.83 million for repairs

The story of the salmon is the story of the Chinook Indian Nation. In Spring 2002, that story started getting told like clockwork — every... 11 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-19 13:06:02

Vancouver made homelessness response a 'clear priority' with emergency declaration

It's been eight months since the Vancouver City Council declared homelessness to be a civil emergency. City officials say the decision has... 23 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-19 13:06:01

Ridgefield man dies after motorcycle crash on I-205 in Vancouver

A motorcyclist who crashed on the morning of June 12 on Interstate 205 in Vancouver has died. 11 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-19 01:06:01

Clark College faculty expressed concerns over campus safety before May stabbing

Clark College faculty leaders had repeatedly expressed concerns to school administration about campus safety issues months before a college... 2 days ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-16 00:06:01

Furry Friends Cat and Kitten Adoptions – Events

Furry Friends cat shelter will offer many adoption events through the month of June in honor of Adopt a Cat Month. Adoptions are at PetSmart... 10 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-15 14:06:02

Top Stories: Traffic signal loses battle with dump truck; 3-alarm fire; new Vancouver taxes

Here are some of the top stories of the week on columbian.com. Wondering what else was popular this week with readers? 11 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-15 13:06:02

8 stellar spots to get ice cream this summer around Clark County

Salt & Straw's arrival at the Vancouver waterfront was cool, but competition for the best ice cream in Clark County is just beginning to... 1 day ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-15 12:06:01

Officer in Saturday's Vancouver waterfront shooting involved in two other fatal shootings

The Vancouver police officer who fatally shot a man Saturday near the Vancouver waterfront has been involved in at least two prior fatal... 18 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-14 18:06:01

Vancouver man gets 11 years in prison for 2023 assault against former wife, her new boyfriend

A Vancouver man was sentenced to more than 11 years in prison for strangling his former wife and beating her new boyfriend in April 2023. 5 days ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-14 00:06:03

WSU Vancouver students to cultivate indigenous plants in garden for 'all the tomorrows'

A large, new garden space for both student and community use is coming to Washington State University Vancouver's campus. 11 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-13 13:06:01

Vancouver police find missing 83-year-old man

Update: Police said they found Charles Fields Wednesday afternoon safe. Vancouver police are seeking the public's help finding a missing... 24 hours ago

The Columbian | 2024-06-13 00:06:01