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February 24, 2014 at 4:26 PM

Skamania County student arrested for bogus ‘gunmen’ tweet

The Associated Press STEVENSON, Skamania County — A sheriff’s deputy says a Stevenson High School student accused of sending out a Twitter message that put the school into lockdown has been arrested. The Oregonian newspaper reports that Undersheriff Dave Cox said the student sent out a tweet Monday that included the words “gunmen at school!!!” Cox said 18-year-old…


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November 12, 2013 at 10:00 AM

Elderly Washougal man stabs live-in caregiver

The Associated Press WASHOUGAL, Skamania County — The Skamania County sheriff’s office says a 73-year-old man stabbed his live-in caregiver at his home in Washougal. The 30-year-old woman was taken to a hospital. The 73-year-old man, David L. Simmons, refused to come out of the home. He was arrested Monday with the help of the Clark County SWAT…


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August 15, 2013 at 1:00 PM

Stevenson man pleads not guilty to blowing up dog

STEVENSON, Skamania County (AP) — A Stevenson man accused of blowing up his dog pleaded not guilty Thursday in Skamania County Superior Court. Christopher Wayne Dillingham is charged with possessing an explosive device, reckless endangerment, a fireworks violation and animal cruelty. If convicted, the 45-year-old could face up to 20 years in prison. KATU reports Dillingham…


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