In a letter defending herself to the local Republican Party, U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Camas, touted her conservative stripes: an "A" rating from the National Rifle Association and a consistent pro-life voting record.
The 17-year-old Vancouver boy who was killed by a train early Monday morning has been identified as a junior at Mountain View High School. Following an autopsy, the Clark County Medical Examiner’s office issued a news release Tuesday afternoon that listed the manner of death as suicide.
Clark County's economy expanded in December with "very strong" job growth, the region's labor economist reported Tuesday, It added 6,200 jobs over the year and posted an annualized growth rate of 4.4 percent.
By DINA CAPPIELLO, Associated Press
January 27, 2015 1:09 p.m.
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration floated a plan Tuesday that for the first time would open up a broad swath of the Atlantic Coast to drilling, even as it moved to restrict drilling indefinitely in environmentally-sensitive areas off Alaska.
By MARTHA BELLISLE, Associated Press
January 27, 2015 12:56 p.m.
SEATTLE — Two state senators say it's time to scrap the stalled Seattle tunnel project and bury Bertha, the broken-down $80 million state-of-the-art drilling machine, so the transportation department can find alternatives to fix or replace the viaduct that carries traffic along the city's waterfront.