Archive for July, 2012

Weaving in Washougal: Celebrating 100 Years of Pendleton Woolen Mills

July 28, 2012
Weaving in Washougal: Celebrating 100 Years of Pendleton Woolen Mills

This year, Pendleton Woolen Mills celebrates 100 years of business in Washougal. In honor of this historic occasion Pendleton, the Two River’s Heritage Museum and the City of Washougal are planning a celebration. The festivities kick-off on Friday August 3 at 10 AM at the Pendleton Mill.  Presentations and remarks honoring Pendleton’s 100th Anniversary...
Read More »

* * * Camas Days in Down town Camas July 27-28

July 27, 2012
* * * Camas Days in Down town Camas July 27-28

Event Location Downtown Camas on Fourth Avenue and side streets. Date/Time Information Friday, July 27th and Saturday July 28th Vendors open at 10 am Wine & Microbrew Street with LIVE MUSIC at 5 pm Contact Information Call the CW Chamber for more information at 360-834-2472 send an email Fees/Admission Free to view vendor booths, watch the parades,...
Read More »

LETTER: Keeping storm water clean is every home owner’s job

July 27, 2012

Dear Editor; In light of the recent City Council meeting, I would suggest that the City of Washougal administration attend to the planning that is being done by the Clark County Arts Commission Public Art Committee. We are planning and Earthworks Symposium which will be preceded by a tour of locations demonstrating creative ideas...
Read More »

BUSINESS PROFILE: Susie Graves of ‘What’s up Washougal’ blog radio

July 25, 2012
BUSINESS PROFILE: Susie Graves of ‘What’s up Washougal’ blog radio

Susie Graves recently granted an interview about herself and her new business “What’s Up Washougal“, an online blog radio show that features the community of Washougal. Susie Graves, a Camas native, graduated from Camas High School in 1974.  At age 56, Graves seems full of ideas and energy, and demonstrates a witty humor. In...
Read More »

Second Story Gallery Presents Patricia Thompson August 3 through August 27

July 23, 2012
Second Story Gallery Presents Patricia Thompson August 3 through August 27

Flocks of birds will land in Second Story Gallery in August, when Patricia Thompson displays handcrafted fabric wall hangings with an avian theme.  “Feathers and Fabric” will coincide with the downtown Camas Quilt and Fiber Arts Show Friday, Aug. 3, and will continue through Aug. 27 upstairs in the Camas Public Library. In addition...
Read More »

ECFR Hosts Open House on Sunday July 29th from 10am to 3pm

July 20, 2012
ECFR Hosts Open House on Sunday July 29th from 10am to 3pm

East County Fire & Rescue Station 91 will be holding an Open House on Sunday July 29th from 10am to 3pm. Station 91 is located at 600 NE 267th Ave. in Camas. Highlights of the event will include a visit from the Life Flight helicopter at approximately 12pm, station tours, children’s bouncy house, “jaws...
Read More »

City of Camas stays with current City Administrator Lloyd Halverson until 2013

July 19, 2012
City of Camas stays with current City Administrator Lloyd Halverson until 2013

The Mayor of Camas, Scott Higgins, has chosen to keep the current City Administrator, Lloyd Halverson, in his current position until Spring of 2013. Camas City officials announced today that after culling through 51 applications for the position of City Administrator, and narrowing the field to two, Erik Jensen and Craig Martin, it was decided...
Read More »

UPDATE: Two routes lead to Washougal motocross during Cougar Creek bridge work on river

July 19, 2012
UPDATE: Two routes lead to Washougal motocross during Cougar Creek bridge work on river

According to Clark County Public Works, anyone heading to the Washougal MX National motocross this Saturday may bypass some traffic by using Salmon Falls Road and Canyon Creek Road north of  State Route 14 in Skamania County. Earlier this week, a short section of Northeast Washougal River Road was closed for a private contractor...
Read More »

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Cougar Creek Bridge replacement to begin on Monday, July 16

July 11, 2012
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Cougar Creek Bridge replacement to begin on Monday, July 16

A short section of NE Washougal River Road will be closed to all traffic beginning on Monday, July 16. The closure is necessary for replacing Cougar Creek Bridge, one of the last wood structure bridges owned by Clark County, with a precast concrete girder bridge. Clark County’s contractor, Conway Construction of Ridgefield, will close NE Washougal...
Read More »

* * * City of Washougal Council Workshop Monday July 9 at 6pm

July 9, 2012
* * * City of Washougal Council Workshop Monday July 9 at 6pm

The City of Washougal will hold a council workshop on Monday, July 9  at 6 PM. The workshop 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.
Read More »