The following are local land-use proposals. The county or city may rate them in three categories: nonsignificant, no environmental impact study needed; nonsignificant, provided proponents meet certain conditions; and significant, requiring an environmental impact study.
Battle Ground — At a recent Columbia River Division Competition Jan. 10 at Bethel High School in Spanaway, the Prairie and Battle Ground high schools' Air Force Junior ROTC squads won multiple team and individual awards.
Salmon Creek — A little more than three years ago, Desiree Hellegers, an associate professor of English at Washington State University Vancouver, published a book, and now she is turning her work into a play.
Clark County — The Umpqua Bank Charitable Foundation, headquartered in Roseburg, Ore., recently awarded $300,000 in grants for nonprofit organizations focused on youth development and education and economic opportunity throughout the Pacific Northwest.
East Vancouver — Four seniors studying German at Evergreen High School were recently invited to visit the University of Oregon's White Rose exhibit, which honors a student-formed group who spoke out against the Nazis.