Ridgefield — Ridgefield Public Schools Foundation developed a need-based music scholarship open to students enrolled in Ridgefield School District, which is funded through a $15,000 donation made by an anonymous donor.
The ex-wife of a former Ridgefield restaurateur pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court in Portland to financially benefiting from forced labor, visa fraud conspiracy and filing a false federal income tax return, according to a press release from the U.S. Department of Justice.
Firefighters responding to a report of a vehicle fire at a home south of Ridgefield discovered a major crime scene involving assault, arson, burglary and auto theft, according to the Clark County Sheriff’s Office.
According to U.S. Census Bureau information put out on Thursday, Ridgefield’s population grew 13 percent between 2016 and 2017, the highest rate of any city in Washington. The city also claimed the fastest-growing crown from 2013 to 2014.
Thousands of children, with their parents in tow, descended upon the Clark County Event Center at the Fairgrounds over the weekend for the biggest sandbox and toy truck playground in the county: Dozer Day.
Children who have spent much of their lifetimes making revving, rumbling sound effects with their mouths while pushing toy trucks through sand will really dig Dozer Days at the Clark County Fairgrounds.
Ridgefield — Jill Neyenhouse will become principal of South Ridge Elementary School in the next school year. She is taking over for Todd Graves, who will be the first principal at the new Sunset Ridge Intermediate School opening this fall.