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Washougal Lighted Parade and Tree Lighting Brighten Mood

December 12, 2011
Washougal Lighted Parade and Tree Lighting Brighten Mood

The City of Washougal held its first Lighted Parade on Friday December 9th at 6pm, under an almost full moon.  The parade participants included Fire engines from the City of Washougal, Camas, and East County Fire and Rescue.  Local businesses UPS and Pendleton Woolen Mills participated with their creative entries, as well as the Columbia...
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Touch of Class choir performs Sunday in Camas

December 9, 2011
Touch of Class choir performs Sunday in Camas

The Touch of Class choir will be bringing holiday music to several local churches, including a concert this Sunday at St. John’s Presbyterian Church, located at 1206 Northeast Birch Street in Camas.  The concert starts at 2pm, with half of the proceeds going to Habitat for Humanity. The 50 member volunteer singing group will be...
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Camas-Washougal Port Commission Meeting Tuesday December 13th

December 8, 2011
Camas-Washougal Port Commission Meeting Tuesday December 13th

The Port of Camas-Washougal will have its regularly scheduled Commission meeting on Tuesday December 13th at the Port office meeting room, 24 South ‘A’ Street in Washougal.  The Executive session meeting starts at 4:00 pm, and is not open to the public.  The Regular session begins at 5:00pm, and is open to the public,...
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Election Results Now Final for Camas, Washougal, Port District, and ECFR

November 30, 2011
Election Results Now Final for Camas, Washougal, Port District, and ECFR

UPDATE: According to a Clark County press release, for the November 8, 2011 General election, the Clark County Canvassing Board met at 3:30 PM, Tuesday, November 29 to certify the results. At this meeting a schedule for the recount of ballots for the office of City Council, Position No. 2, City of Washougal and...
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Washougal Christmas Events to include First Ever Lighted Parade and Traditional Tree Lighting

November 16, 2011
Washougal Christmas Events to include First Ever Lighted Parade and Traditional Tree Lighting

The City of Washougal will be hosting several  holiday events this year, including a first time Lighted Christmas Parade along Main Street, scheduled for Friday December 9th at 6 PM. The traditional community Christmas Tree Lighting will follow the parade, which will form on Main at 24th Street, traveling down to and ending at...
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Project at Lacamas Lake Park to Benefit White Oak Habitat

November 16, 2011
Project at Lacamas Lake Park to Benefit White Oak Habitat

According to a Clark County news release, starting Nov. 28, Clark County Public Works and the Vancouver-Clark Parks and Recreation AmeriCorps Team will remove about 40 Douglas fir trees near the Camas lily fields at Lacamas Lake Regional Park as part of a habitat enhancement project. For public safety, Clark County will close the...
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“Christmas with the Trail Band” Concert Returns November 26th at 7pm

November 15, 2011
“Christmas with the Trail Band” Concert Returns November 26th at 7pm

The one event that officially kicks of the Christmas season in Washougal and Camas is the annual Christmas performance of the Trail Band at Washburn Performing Arts Center, Washougal High School.  This year’s performance is slated for Saturday, November 26th at 7pm.  This is a community concert benefitting the Washougal Schools Foundation. Folks have...
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UPDATE: Recount likely for Rod Morris and Caryn Plinski council race

November 11, 2011
UPDATE: Recount likely for Rod Morris and Caryn Plinski council race

UPDATE NOVEMBER 15, 2011:  As of today, 99 more votes County wide have been returned since last Thursday.  An automatic recount is likely for the City of Washougal Council race between Rod Morris and Caryn Plinksi, who currently are separated by only six votes. According to RCW 29A.64.022, an automatic recount is triggered by...
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Nationwide Emergency Alert System Test to be Conducted November 9th

November 6, 2011
Nationwide Emergency Alert System Test to be Conducted November 9th

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will conduct the first nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS). The nationwide test will occur on Wednesday, November 9 at 11 p.m. pacific time and may last up...
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Annie Guard Given Honor to Drop First Puck at Portland Firefighters Hockey Club Benefit Game

November 6, 2011
Annie Guard Given Honor to Drop First Puck at Portland Firefighters Hockey Club Benefit Game

The Portland Firefighters Hockey Club is hosting the Golden Skate Charity Hockey Game on Saturday November 12th at 12 noon at the Portland Rose Garden.  Doors will be open at 11:00 am.  Tickets are $15 each. The Portland team will be playing the Seattle Firefighters in a benefit game for Multiple Sclerosis.  Annie Guard,...
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