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Camas might get bike helmet law

Camas Police Chief Mitch Lackey presented an informational report on Monday to the Camas City Council of a draft bicycle helmet ordinance that would allow police officers to stop bicyclists who are not wearing a helmet, and, in some cases, issue a fine. Currently, the city of Camas has no bicycle he

CAMASPOSTRECORD.COM - 2017-11-24 22:22:00

Theft-burglary suspect eludes police search in Camas

Law enforcement officers converged on a Camas neighborhood Wednesday morning after a report of a vehicle theft, attempted vehicle theft and attempted residential burglary. The Camas Police Department reported that officers were dispatched at about 8:20 a.m. to a report of a vehicle stolen from a Pru

COLUMBIAN - 2017-11-24 02:43:00

Camas consultant: 'Pool is dying'

The Camas Municipal Pool, freshly painted, sits empty in Crown Park, 120 N.E. 17th Ave., earlier this year. The historic pool has greeted generations of Camas-Washougal residents each summer, but is now costing the city of Camas more money to maintain than it brings in. (Post-Record file photo) This

CAMASPOSTRECORD.COM - 2017-11-23 13:30:00

Woman reports sexual assault, waits year for answers due to police lab backlog

Last December, Juliette Simmons told police she was sexually assaulted by an acquaintance who she suspects drugged her with LSD after a day of skiing on Mount Hood. She said she blacked out and then woke up in the passenger seat of her own car to find the man urinating on her mostly nude body. Simm

OREGONIAN - 2017-11-24 17:00:00

Clackamas Sheriff's Posse starts 20th holiday season of mall patrol

HAPPY VALLEY, Ore. -- Getting them groomed and ready to go. The horses bring a little bit of western country culture to the Clackamas Town Center for the busy holiday shopping season. This is the 20th year that the Clackamas County Sheriff's Posse has patrolled the mall parking lot. It's a little a

KGW - 2017-11-24 20:35:29

Striking a balance for ballet

Maegan Randolph, 16, a Camas High sophomore, will perform with the Portland Ballet this weekend at Portland State University's Lincoln Performance Hall. Contributed photo courtesy of The Portland Ballet The Portland Ballet's holiday performances featuring Camas High students will show this weekend

CAMASPOSTRECORD.COM - 2017-11-23 13:30:00

Amnesia Brewing calls it quits

Amnesia Brewing opened at 1834 Main St., in downtown Washougal in February of 2013. The brewery's owner recently announced that he is closing Amnesia Brewing as of Friday, Dec. 1. A new, unnamed brewer is expected to move into the Washougal brewery space in 2018. (Post-Record file photo) MAY 2003: K

CAMASPOSTRECORD.COM - 2017-11-23 13:30:00

Later start could let teens get more sleep

In light of research showing that, when it comes to teenagers and sleep, the early bird not only doesn't catch the worm, but might suffer physically, mentally and academically, leaders in the Camas School District are considering shifting school start times to help middle and high school students ge

CAMASPOSTRECORD.COM - 2017-11-23 13:30:00

Want to be on the Board of Education? Here's your window.

Candidates for the Board of Education in seven Kay County School Districts file Declarations of Candidacy beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, December 4, 2017. Cheryl Howard, Secretary of the Kay County Election Board, said the filing period ends at 5 p.m. Wednesday, December 6th. The Board of Education pos


Blackwell man hurt after vehicle hits deer

FREEDOM - A Blackwell man was injured after his vehicle hit a deer Monday night near Freedom. Brant Vernon Marcotte, 62, was admitted to St. Mary's Regional Medical Center in stable condition with internal trunk injuries, according to an Oklahoma Highway Patrol report. The accident happened at 7:45


Brandon Steven's new restaurant gets a new mural

Famed west Wichita home holding an estate sale for the ages An estate sale at the well-known Steven family estate in Wichita is drawing huge crowds. The 8-acre property near Kellogg and Maize has a little bit of everything. (Video by Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle) Aviation What is it like to


Stiles appointed to Hampton Beach Area Commission

HAMPTON Selectmen appointed former state senator Nancy Stiles to the Hampton Beach Area Commission Monday, though two selectmen opposed appointing anyone at all. The Board of Selectmen voted 3-2 to appoint Stiles to the commission, formed by the Legislature to oversee the completion of the Hampton B


Planet Fitness opens up gym to Hampton's first responders

HAMPTON Planet Fitness is offering Hampton first responders access to the gym inside its recently-opened corporate world headquarters on Liberty Lane as a way of giving back to its new community. Firefighters and officers will have access to the gym from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at the


Hampton drops ban on panhandling after court ruling

HAMPTON Selectmen repealed a town ordinance against begging Monday to fall in line with rulings by federal judges protecting panhandling as a First Amendment right. The board voted 3-2 to repeal the ordinance after Town Manager Fred Welch said the town was at risk of being sued for having the ban on


Hampton police log: Oct. 24- Nov. 11

Tuesday, Oct. 24 9:55 a.m. Arrested Michael M. Ndungu, 42, of Weymouth, Mass., on the charge of second-degree assault. Friday, Oct. 27 3:02 p.m. Arrested Ann Katavola, 32, on the charge of open container violation and on an arrest warrant. Saturday, Oct. 28 12:10 a.m. Arrested Keith E. Gagne, 27, of


Not a good welcome to Hampton!

To the Editor: Our names are Sarah and Josie and we go to Marston Elementary School in Hampton. We think that the sand sculpture right before the intersection in town is very inappropriate. It shows a girl without a bathing suit top on and a dog pulling at her bottoms. Kids, including us, live in th


'Dog of the Year' winners to join Santa in Christmas parade

NEWBURYPORT - Instead of eight tiny reindeer, two dogs - one large, one small - will lead old St. Nick and Mrs. Claus to Market Square in Newburyport's annual Santa Parade and Tree Lighting this Sunday. The parade, which has been running for more than a decade, will feature a new element this year k

NEWBURYPORT DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-24 09:36:00

Residents blame neighbor for Thanksgiving fire that damaged West Side apartment building

MANCHESTER - Pattie Harris enjoyed a Thanksgiving buffet at Ashworth By The Sea on Hampton Beach, hours later she'd learned her West Side apartment had been heavily damaged by a fire in the building. Thanksgiving was "my favorite holiday," Harris, 76, said Friday morning outside soot-covered and cha

UNION LEADER - 2017-11-24 20:23:00

Rose Farm development will have negative impact

To the Editor: Last Thursday, I had the opportunity to join a group of approximately 40 people on a joint site walk with the Exeter Planning Board and Conservation Commission. The purpose of the site walk was to view a 50-acre land parcel owned by Exeter Rose Farm, LLC (developer) and Benjamin and J

SEACOAST ONLINE - 2017-11-24 17:17:47

TEX Rail: 3 things that have to happen before the commuter train service can open

If all goes according to plan, a year from now the long-awaited TEX Rail commuter train service will make its maiden voyage from downtown Fort Worth to Grapevine and Dallas-Fort Worth Airport. But that's a big if. Much work remains on the commuter line, which is expected to cost more than $1 billion

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-24 15:48:00