Latest Washougal, Washington Stories

2009-04-28 12:20:00

LOS ANGELES, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Red Love Film's latest feature, "Joy" - joythefilm.com - is an official selection at the Washougal International Film Festival, which will be held in Washougal, Washington between August 12-16th, 2009.

2008-09-17 21:00:13

Fairgrounds: A pooch shows its stuff during the Columbia Cup agility trials. Fisher-Mill Plain: Parishioners and supporters stand in front of the new Holy Redeemer Parish Church that is still under construction. The church's parish center was christened Sept. 13.

2008-09-03 21:00:17

By HOWARD BUCK The principal of east Vancouver's newest grade school has her bullhorn ready. Not to boss around wayward pupils, mind you, but to pump them up during her customary first-day school assembly. "It's kind of goofy, but it's exciting.

2008-08-30 00:00:16

By LAURA McVICKER A fisherman wading in the Washougal River Thursday morning suffered a heart attack and nearly drowned but managed to swim to a sandbar. A crew of firefighters rescued him. A boat from the Georgia-Pacific Corp.

2008-08-28 21:00:20

By ALLEN THOMAS Jerry Fritz of Portland holds up a coho salmon caught near Lady Island near the mouth of the Washougal River.

2008-08-21 21:00:21

Meeting tonight to discuss hatchery reprogramming WASHOUGAL - A public meeting will begin at 6 p.m. today at Washougal Community Center, 1701 C St., to discuss changes in the salmon and steelhead hatchery operations along the lower Columbia River.

2008-06-26 21:02:20

By JOHN BRANTON River Patrol deputies say the boat four Vancouver boys were rescued in Wednesday, near the middle of the Columbia River, could have been a floating coffin.

2008-06-26 15:02:24

By John Branton, The Columbian, Vancouver, Wash. Jun. 26--Four Vancouver teenagers were rescued near the middle of the Columbia River on Wednesday after they were seen sinking in a tiny, crudely built plywood boat.

2008-06-24 15:02:58

By Howard Buck, The Columbian, Vancouver, Wash. Jun. 24--WASHOUGAL -- Jessica Sunderland and Peter Yon never wore their graduation gowns. Jessica returned hers. Peter said he feels more like burning his. Both are Washougal High School seniors who thought they would graduate this year.

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  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.