Bike club leader's tips for scenic rides in Washington

SEATTLE — The great thing about cycling, says Catherine Hennings, board president of Seattle's Cascade Bicycle Club, is "you are out in the open air and see so much more when you are moving at the pace of a bicycle, not only our spectacular mountains, lakes and rivers, but also the small things along the side of the road like spring wildflowers, birds and waterfalls."

Save The Date: Earth Day event tops full list of weekend offerings

Celebrate Earth Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at the Family Eco-Fair. Children can take part in environmental activities. The Portland Audubon Society, reptile zoo, Science Circus, the Bug Chicks and wild fish release will also be on hand at Salmon Creek Regional Park, 1112 N.E. 117th St., Vancouver.


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All Politics is Local

Clark County’s cities jump into Alt 4 debate

The Clark County Council’s hosting a highly anticipated hearing on its contentious growth management

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Welcome to Portrait

Every year The Columbian takes the opportunity to share portraits of some of the people who make Clark County such a special place to live, work, learn and play. In this year's edition, we highlight small business owners, a cancer survivor and many volunteers and experts who have left an impact on their chosen field or the community as a whole.


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