Vehicle Of Missing Kentucky Man Located

October 13, 2015 The vehicle associated with a missing man from Kentucky was located in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest today near Lone Butte approximately 31 miles north of Carson WA. Austin Oldfield, 39 years of age, from Louisville Kentucky last had text message contact with his … [Read more...]

Skamania County Announces Burn Ban Lifted

Skamania County Officials announced on October 12 to lift the burn ban that was set in place earlier this year.  Click on the link below to read to announcement.   2015 EMERGENCY BURN BAN LIFTED … [Read more...]

Western States Sheriffs Association Issues Statement

The Western States Sheriffs Association has issued a statement regarding the shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg Oregon. Please click on the link below to view it.   Western States Sheriffs Association Statement … [Read more...]

Camas Man Injured In Single Vehicle Collision

Wednesday, 30 September, 2015 1400 Hrs The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office received a report, at approximately 0909 hrs Wednesday, of a single vehicle collision with a driver entrapment. Deputies, EMS, and Fire Personnel responded to the DNR 1200 Road, near milepost 1.2, in Washougal, … [Read more...]

 Berry Picker Near Mt. Adams Found

 August 2, 2015   A fixed wing aircraft assisting in the search for the missing berry picker off Forest road 24 in the Sawtooth Berry fields near Troutlake, WA spotted the missing berry picker this morning.  Wasco Fujiwara had been the subject of an intensive search effort since Thursday … [Read more...]

Search Continues For Berry Picker Near Mt. Adams

  August 1, 2015   The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office is continuing search operations off Forest road 24 in the Sawtooth Berry fields near Troutlake, WA.  The Sheriff’s dispatch center received a call at approximately 3:00pm on July 30, 2015 from 57 year old Lisa Fujiwara out of Bend … [Read more...]

Search For Berry Picker Near Mt. Adams

July 31, 2015     The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office is currently conducting search operations of Forest road 24 in the Sawtooth Berry fields near Troutlake, WA.  The Sheriff’s dispatch center received a call at approximately 3:00pm on July 30, 2015 from 57 year old Lisa Fujiwara … [Read more...]

Fall Victim On Upper Lewis River

July 18, 2015   At approximately 3pm on Saturday, July 18th, the Skamania County Sheriff’s 911 center received a cell phone call reporting a fall victim near the middle falls on the upper portion of the Lewis River.   Leslie Cliffe, 47 years of age from Portland Oregon reported her father George … [Read more...]

Burn Ban Now In Effect *Updated*

Please click on the link to read the burn ban resolution passed by the Skmania County Board of Commissioners. 2015 Burn Ban Resolution Expanding NOTICE TO SKAMANIA COUNTY RESIDENTS All burning allowed under the Skamania County Self-Issue Permit For Small Debris Fires will no longer be … [Read more...]

Stevenson Man Injured In Motorcycle Collision

June 6, 2015   A 46 year old Stevenson man was found over an embankment approximately 8 miles above Stevenson Friday afternoon.  Matt L’Hommedieu had left on Thursday afternoon for a motorcycle ride and had not returned to his residence.  A passerby, traveling north on the DNR 2000 road Friday … [Read more...]