CAMAS — Northeast Pioneer Street in Camas was busy Monday morning, but not with families preparing for a new week of work and school. Instead, there were more crews than residents on the street as house after house was under various state of construction in the new development.
A local conservation group has signaled that it, along with a group of property owners, will sue a government commission that oversees land-use regulations in the Columbia River Gorge unless action is taken against a controversial mining pit in east Clark County.
Portland Vancouver Junction Railroad, the operator of the Chelatchie Prairie Railroad, has restricted the railroad tracks required for an annual holiday tree drive organized by a local nonprofit group over a legal dispute with the county.
An overnight search Thursday for a Portland man who went missing during a climbing trip on Mount St. Helens was called off Friday afternoon after the climber walked out to a road and caught a ride back to the city.