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Health department says several rats found at Vancouver McDonald's

Customers aren't the only ones loving a fast food chain in Vancouver. The Clark County Health Department says several rats were caught at a McDonald's inside a Walmart, located at 221 Northeast 104th Avenue, forcing the fast food chain to close it's doors for at least 48 hours. FOX 12 spoke with one

KPTV.COM - 2017-11-17 09:05:00

Vancouver neighbors find auto garage doors open, suspect thieves are sealing codes

VANCOUVER, Ore. - Some homeowners in a Vancouver neighborhood are waking up to find their garage doors open after they were sure they'd been closed the night before. The reports came in over the weekend from several people living around Riverview Elementary and Mountain View High School. "I discover

KATU.COM - 2017-11-16 19:06:52

Vancouver Public Schools provides wi-fi hotspots to help low-income students

VANCOUVER, Wa. - Vancouver Public Schools has partnered with Sprint to hand out wi-fi hotspot devices to students whose families do not have internet access at home. Students take iPads home to work on homework. But students whose families do not have internet at home are at a disadvantage. Those s

KGW - 2017-11-16 14:14:59

Vancouver elk hunter reported missing in Gifford Pinchot National Forest

The Skamania County Sheriff's Office is searching for a Vancouver elk hunter who went missing in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest. Joel Presler, 37, was hunting in the Forlorn Lakes are of the forest, according to a news release. He last spoke to his family on Saturday. Deputies found Presler's 2

COLUMBIAN - 2017-11-16 17:29:00

Say Ciao in Vancouver truly does it all

Why: If one place does it all, Say Ciao may be just the place. Wine tasting, beer on tap, small plates, appetizers and entrees for lunch and dinner, live music, catering, private events and a blog are all part of the recipe which owner and chef Peter Gallin has created to bring a unique establishmen

COLUMBIAN - 2017-11-17 14:00:00

Search efforts are underway for a missing Vancouver hunter near Trout Lake

The Skamania County Sheriff's Office is searching for an overdue elk hunter in the Forlorn Lakes area of the Gifford Pinchot National Forest. Joel Presler, 37, of Vancouver, last had contact with his family on Saturday Nov. 11. He is reportedly familiar with the area, having hunted around Forlorn La

CAMASPOSTRECORD.COM - 2017-11-16 21:53:00

Port of Vancouver holds steady on tax levy for sixth year

Taxpayers won't see a hike in their tax bills from the Port of Vancouver this year. The Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the port's 2018 tax levy and budget Tuesday. For the sixth consecutive year, the commission voted not to change the port levy. Assessed property values in the port's di

COLUMBIAN - 2017-11-17 03:11:00

Rats lead to closures in McDonald's in Vancouver Wal-Mart Supercenter

The Wal-Mart logo Health officials have temporarily closed portions of the Vancouver Wal-Mart Supercenter and the McDonald's restaurant located inside of the store after discovering rats. Clark County Public Health responded Thursday to a complaint from a McDonald's employee regarding rats at the

COLUMBIAN - 2017-11-17 20:08:00

Teens arrested after mini crime spree in local neighborhood

WACO, Texas (KWTX) Two teenagers were in custody Thursday after a mini crime spree in a Waco neighborhood, during which a gun was pointed at a motorist and attempts were made to rob several residents. A 16-year-old boy whose name was not released because of his age is facing charges that include rob

KWTX - 2017-11-16 23:44:00

Two men charged in shooting deaths of 2 Texas teens

CROWLEY, Texas (AP) Investigators say two Fort Worth men have been charged in the August shooting deaths of two teenagers whose bodies were found near a North Texas road. Crowley police on Thursday announced that Kyle Mathis Otey and Shailen Alexander Chowdhury, both 20, have been charged with capit

KWTX - 2017-11-16 23:52:00

Officer hurt while serving warrant at local apartment complex

KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) A Killeen police officer was injured while serving a warrant at an apartment complex Friday afternoon. It happened at the Bridgewater Retreat Apartments on 600 West Hallmark Avenue in Killeen. The Killeen Police Department says their officer and the suspect who was being served

KWTX - 2017-11-16 22:11:00

Person involved in deadly local shooting related to police employee

KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) The Texas Rangers will join the investigation of a deadly Nov. 12 shooting in Killeen "in the interests of transparency" after authorities determined that one of the people involved in the incident is related to a Killeen Police Department employee, police spokesman Eric Morsba

KWTX - 2017-11-17 23:11:00

Investigators look for leads in 1990 murder of Texas woman

AUSTIN, Texas (KWTX) Cold case investigators are offering an increased reward as they look for leads and a possible witness in the 1990 murder of a 22-year-old Texas woman. Laura Guadalupe Guerra's body was found on May 23, 1990 in a wooded area across from the Rio Motel at 1111 West Main St., in Ri

KWTX - 2017-11-17 22:07:00

No charges against Corpus Christi officer in fatal shooting

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A South Texas police officer will not face criminal charges in the fatal shooting of a 55-year-old driver during a struggle following a traffic stop. A Nueces (nyoo-AY'-sis) County grand jury Thursday declined to indict Corpus Christi police Officer Jose Hasette. Investi

NEWS CHANNEL 25 - 2017-11-17 21:14:29

Fort Hood reports the most sexual assaults of any Army post

FORT HOOD, Texas (KWTX) Fort Hood had the most sexual assaults of any Army post over from 2013 to 2016, and the second most of any U.S. military installation in the world, according to a report the Pentagon released Friday. The Department of Defense uses the term "sexual assault" to refer to adult

KWTX - 2017-11-17 21:36:00

Lady Bears coach stays home after unborn granddaughter dies

WACO, Texas (KWTX) Lady Bears head coach Kim Mulkey didn't make the trip with her team to California Friday to play UCLA after the death of her unborn granddaughter, Scout Marie Fuller. The stillborn infant was delivered early Friday morning after doctors were unable to detect a heartbeat during a w

KWTX - 2017-11-17 19:39:00

Police say rush-hour traffic foiled bank robbery suspect's getaway | The Olympian

Police in Olympia are searching for a suspect in a bank robbery Wednesday who they say got away - and then got stuck in traffic. Police said the incident occurred shortly after 5:30 p.m. at the Wells Fargo branch on Black Lake Boulevard Southwest near Cooper Point Road Southwest. The suspect handed

OLYMPIAN - 2017-11-16 23:34:00

It's no illusion. The Hands On museum will be open to adults only on Friday night. | The Olympian

On Friday night, the Hands On Children's Museum will be packed with special treats - experiments, crafts, cupcakes and even a magic show. But don't tell the kids. The mix of exploration and entertainment is open only to those 21 and older, who can enjoy iridescent cocktails while they play. Who says

OLYMPIAN - 2017-11-16 11:27:00

One-party rule in Olympia should not end bipartisan effort

The election this month of Democrat Manka Dhingra to represent the people of the 45th legislative district changes the landscape of the Washington state Senate, resulting in a return to one-party rule in Olympia. However, it does not have to change the bipartisan way in which the Legislature has ope

NWJOBS - 2017-11-17 22:36:14

Police to use Olympia School District building for training

The Olympia Police Department will hold a training Nov. 22 at the former John Rogers Elementary School building, 2001 26th Ave. N.E. The building will be closed and signs will be posted around the property notifying people that a training is happening. The department called it a routine in-service t

OLYMPIAN - 2017-11-16 18:31:00