Possible Exposure To Measles At Skamania Lodge, Stevenson, WA March 6-9

HIGH RISK INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE BEEN EXPOSED SHOULD GET ANTIBODY TREATMENT BY MARCH 15 On March 13, local public health officials were informed of a probable measles diagnosis in an individual who spent time at Skamania Lodge in Stevenson, WA. The individual, who was traveling internationally, was … [Read more...]

Stray Gunshot Goes Through Wall Of Home

At 1045, Skamania County Deputies responded to 391 Harder Road in Washougal, WA this morning after being notified of shooting noise in the area and the resident owner locating a bullet on a bedroom floor.  Deputies subsequently located a bullet hole through the bedroom wall just above the headboard … [Read more...]

Sheriff’s Deputies Serve Three Search Warrants, Three People Detained

At 7:00 Am, Thursday February 16th,2012 Skamania County Sheriff’s Deputies, assisted by Officers from the Clark/Skamania Drug Task Force, served three search warrants on three different residences in Stevenson, WA. Results yielding from a long term investigation conducted by Skamania County … [Read more...]

Snow Melt And Heavy Rains Next Hurdle For Skamania County

January 23, 2012  1100 The National Weather Service is predicting a warm front with heavy rains as the forecast for the coming week.  With the high volume of snow and ice still in the mid to upper level elevations, authorities are expecting higher than normal water levels in Skamania County rivers … [Read more...]

Williams Pipeline Partnerships With Skamania County DEM

January 17, 2012 2:00 PM During a time of tightening budgets, the Skamania County Department of Emergency Management has found a silver lining in an otherwise tightening budget future.  The Department has relied mainly on dwindling Federal grant opportunities to ensure day to day operations.  … [Read more...]

Skamania County Sheriff’s Office Advising Missing Mother And Son Have Been Located

At 10:00 PM Monday January 2nd, 2012 Skamania County Sheriff’s Office Deputies are relieved to announce the missing Stevenson mother, Kelly Ann Hill , and her infant son, David Zachary Barresse, have been located. The Sheriff’s Office wishes to thank the friends and family of the missing person’s … [Read more...]

Skamania County Sheriff’s Office Is Seeking Assistance In Locating A Missing 34 Year Old Mother And 5 Week Old Son

Skamania County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 34 year old Stevenson,WA woman and her 5 week old infant son. Deputies have information to believe that Kelly Ann Hill and her son David Zachary Barresse are missing/endangered. Officers working on the … [Read more...]

Teddy Bear Collection

On 12/07/11 the Skamania County Sheriff’s Office started collecting new stuffed teddy bears in honor of one of our employees. These bears will be donated to New Legacy Children’s Hospital and Providence Hood River Hospital. Donations will be accepted at the Sheriff’s Office 24 hours a day till New … [Read more...]

UNITE’s Arrive Alive Tour 2011 Program to Educate on Dangers of Texting While Driving and Drunken Driving

The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office, in cooperation with the Stevenson-Carson School District, is offering a distracted driving and drunken driving education program for the students. The Arrive Alive Tour from UNITE will visit Stevenson High School on December 15, 2011 from 8:20. a.m. to 3:10. … [Read more...]

Missing Hunter Located Deceased

UPDATED MEDIA RELEASE November 15, 2011 1:30 PM Search efforts recover body of missing Onalaska man The search for David Sherwood, missing since Friday while Elk hunting in the Ryan Lake area of the Gifford Pinchot National Forest, concluded with searchers locating his body on the side of a … [Read more...]