Archive for February, 2012

Mayor Leavitt to open First Clark County Arts & Culture Summit March 3

February 27, 2012
Mayor Leavitt to open First Clark County Arts & Culture Summit March 3

The first Clark County Arts and Culture Summit, sponsored by the Clark County Arts Commission and Arts of Clark County, will be held Saturday March 3, 2012. The location is the Artillery Barracks, the newest addition to Fort Vancouver, located at 600 East Hatheway Road in Vancouver Washington. The event begins at 8am, with...
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PROFILE: Teresa Robbins, President of the Cape Horn Conservancy

February 27, 2012
PROFILE: Teresa Robbins, President of the Cape Horn Conservancy

In her cozy log home next to the Washougal River, Teresa Robbins, President of the Cape Horn Conservancy  board of directors sipped tea as she talked about her background, the Cape Horn Conservancy, the Trail, and the Trail’s connection to the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. Robbins’ trail to The Trail Teresa Robbins first visited...
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* * * City of Washougal Council Workshop February 27 at 6pm

February 26, 2012
* * * City of Washougal Council Workshop February 27 at 6pm

The City of Washougal will hold a council workshop on Monday, February 27 at 6 PM. The meeting is open to the public, with two public comment periods  scheduled. To view a copy of the Agenda, or download the meeting packet, see the City of Washougal Website at: City of Washougal/Council Meetings
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* * * East County Fire & Rescue hosts Citizens Academy Saturday March 17

February 18, 2012
* * * East County Fire & Rescue hosts Citizens Academy Saturday March 17

East County Fire & Rescue (ECFR) is hosting a Citizens’ Academy on Saturday, March 17 for just one day from 8 AM to 5 PM.  This exciting event will be at the Fern Prairie Fire Station (Station 9-1), 600 NE 267th Avenue, Camas, located next to Grove Field Airport. There is no charge for the Academy,...
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* * * East County Fire & Rescue Commission Meeting Feb 21 at 7pm

February 18, 2012
* * * East County Fire & Rescue Commission Meeting Feb 21 at 7pm

East County Fire & Rescue will hold its regular commission meeting on Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 7pm.  PLEASE NOTE: This meeting is located at station 9-4, located at 1808 SE 352nd Ave., Washougal, WA.  The meeting is open to the public, and public comment is welcome. For more information about ECFR, visit their...
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* * * Port of Camas-Washougal Commission Meeting Feb 21 at 5pm

February 18, 2012
* * * Port of Camas-Washougal Commission Meeting Feb 21 at 5pm

The Port of Camas-Washougal will have its regularly scheduled Commission meeting on Tuesday February 21, 2012  at the Port office meeting room, 24 South ‘A’ Street in Washougal. The Executive session meeting starts at 3:30 pm, and is not open to the public.  The Regular session begins at 5:00pm, and is open to the...
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* * * City of Washougal Council Meeting Feb 21 at 6pm

February 17, 2012
* * * City of Washougal Council Meeting Feb 21 at 6pm

The City of Washougal will hold a council meeting on Tuesday, February 21 at 6 PM. The meeting is open to the public, with two public comment periods  scheduled. To view a copy of the Agenda, or download the meeting packet, see the City of Washougal Website at: City of Washougal/Council Meetings
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UPDATE: Thanks to all 1005 Readers of Silver Star Reporter!

February 16, 2012
UPDATE: Thanks to all 1005 Readers of Silver Star Reporter!

            UPDATE: One Thousand and Five (1005) people are now reading Silver Star Reporter.  That is the official count as of today, March 23, according to Google Analytics. Silver Star Reporter began in September of 2011, and during the first month there were 128 new readers.  Each month, more readers...
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Message from our Mayors: to make change happen,do something different

February 14, 2012
Message from our Mayors: to make change happen,do something different

Camas Mayor Scott Higgins and Washougal Mayor Sean Guard called a very different kind of meeting last Thursday.  This one was just for the local media. Since I’m new at this reporting business, I had no idea that this had never been done before.  These two cities have never actually asked the media to...
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Camas and Washougal Mayors invite local reporters to meet at Washougal City Hall

February 14, 2012
Camas and Washougal Mayors invite local reporters to meet at Washougal City Hall

                                  Mayors Sean Guard of Washougal and Scott Higgins of Camas called a “Media Meeting” on Thursday, February 9 to address what they expressed as misconceptions surrounding the joint efforts between the two communities.  Attending were reporters from...
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