Jury acquits former police officer in child rape case

A Clark County Superior Court jury has acquitted Vancouver resident Christopher R. Warren of first-degree child rape. The jury deliberated for about six hours over two days, reaching its decision about noon today.

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Legislature gives final OK to operating budget

OLYMPIA — The Washington Legislature has approved a $38.2 billion two-year state operating budget, taking swift action Monday night to avoid a government shutdown.

NBC to Donald Trump: You're fired

NEW YORK — NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump because of comments he made about Mexican immigrants during the announcement of his campaign.

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Blogs

Recycled Arts Festival Brings Crowds and Commerce

The 10 Year Anniversary of the Recycled Arts Festival brought out happy crowds of Clark

Corks and Forks

Puffin wines excellent addition to an Oregon coast getaway

As inland temperatures continue to hover in the high 90′s with three-digit numbers expected

Special Sections

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.

Parade

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