The parents of Marius C. Asanachescu, a mentally ill Vancouver man who was killed two years ago while in custody at the Clark County Jail, will receive $700,000 from the county and its jail medical provider.
To an outsider, the dilapidated farm house looks cold, uninviting. But, to Patricia Kent, 29, and her fiance, Dillon Haggerty, 29, it's the literal framework for a dream home where they envision sitting around a dinner table, eating food they grow themselves on the property's 7 acres.
It's no anniversary to celebrate. Nevertheless, Thursday will mark a year since United Grain Corp. at the Port of Vancouver locked out up to 44 union dockworkers after a simmering contract dispute came to a boil.