Archive for April, 2012

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Riverside Bowling Alley practice burn offers invaluable training for three agencies

April 30, 2012
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Riverside Bowling Alley practice burn offers invaluable training for three agencies

                        The Riverside Bowling alley, located at 3010 NE 3rd Ave. in Camas,  went up in flames on Saturday, March 24, as hundreds of people looked on. Three fire districts, East County Fire & Rescue, Camas, and Washougal,  took part in the all-day...
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* * * Second Story Gallery presents “The Faces of Nature” May 4-26

April 28, 2012
* * * Second Story Gallery presents “The Faces of Nature” May 4-26

May 4-26, Second Story Gallery presents “The Faces of Nature,” a show featuring water media, encaustic and batik by Mary Anne Harkness and Carolyn Gunderson. Both women will unveil their art at a reception Friday, May 4, from 5 to 8 p.m., part of the Camas merchants’ “First Friday” celebration. The gallery is located...
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Beauty of nature is being set down on paper by two artists from the Camas-Washougal area

April 28, 2012
Beauty of nature is being set down on paper by two artists from the  Camas-Washougal area

Mary Anne Harkness and Carolyn Gunderson will unveil “The Faces of Nature” at a reception from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 4, at Second Story Gallery in Camas. Their exhibit will continue through Saturday, May 26, in the gallery upstairs in the Camas Public Library. A Northwest native and 12-year resident of Camas,...
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* * * East County Fire & Rescue commission meeting Tuesday May 1 at 7pm

April 28, 2012
* * * East County Fire & Rescue commission meeting Tuesday May 1 at 7pm

East County Fire & Rescue will hold its regular commission meeting on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 7pm.   This meeting is at station 9-1, located at 600 NE 267th Ave., Camas, WA.  The meeting is open to the public, and public comment is welcome. For more information about ECFR, visit their website at: http://ecfr.us/ or...
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* * * Port of Camas-Washougal commission meeting Tuesday May 1 at 5pm

April 28, 2012
* * * Port of Camas-Washougal commission meeting Tuesday May 1 at 5pm

The Port of Camas-Washougal will have its regularly scheduled Commission meeting on Tuesday May 1, 2012  at the Port office meeting room, 24 South ‘A’ Street in Washougal. The Executive session meeting starts at 4:00pm, and is not open to the public.  The Regular session begins at 5:00pm, and is open to the public,...
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Gorge Winds Community Grocery; A local grocery cooperative in progress

April 25, 2012
Gorge Winds Community Grocery; A local grocery cooperative in progress

Lori Loranger, along with the support of a volunteer Steering Committee, is currently developing Gorge Winds Community Grocery (GWCG).  This  incorporated  consumer-owned grocery store  will be operated in Skamania County for community benefit. According to Loranger, reliable access to locally produced food is essential to food security, better for our health, and better for...
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* * * City of Washougal and Port of Camas-Washougal joint workshop Monday April 23 at 6pm

April 23, 2012
* * * City of Washougal and Port of Camas-Washougal joint workshop Monday April 23 at 6pm

The City of Washougal and the Port of Camas-Washougal will jointly hold a workshop on Monday, April 23 at 6 PM. A presentation of the SR-14 conceptual design will be presented by the City and by WSDOT Staff. The meeting is open to the public, with two public comment periods  scheduled. To view a...
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Washougal Police discover several auto thefts following arrest

April 20, 2012
Washougal Police discover several auto thefts following arrest

According to a Washougal Police press release, a man was arrested on April 12 after being observed driving a green 1993 Honda in the area of “A” street and Washougal River Road. Sgt. Brad Chicks, the arresting officer, noted that the man, later identified as 30 year old Daniel J. Ditlow, matched the description...
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* * * City of Washougal Council meeting Monday April 16 at 6pm

April 13, 2012
* * * City of Washougal Council meeting Monday April 16 at 6pm

The City of Washougal will hold a council meeting on Monday, April 16 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 workshop packet, see the City of Washougal Website at: City of Washougal/Council Meetings
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* * * East County Fire & Rescue Commission meeting Tuesday April 17 at 7pm

April 13, 2012
* * * East County Fire & Rescue Commission meeting Tuesday April 17 at 7pm

East County Fire & Rescue will hold its regular commission meeting on Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 7pm.   This meeting is at station 9-1, located at 600 NE 267th Ave., Camas, WA.  The meeting is open to the public, and public comment is welcome. For more information about ECFR, visit their website at:...
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