Under the blazing sun, uniformed and plain-clothed officers spent several hours Thursday carting off marijuana plants, money and equipment to grow the drug from a business on St. Johns Boulevard in Vancouver.
Vancouver City Council race opponents Ty Stober and Linda Glover are in lockstep on most issues, whether it's road funding solutions, fireworks or where the fault lies in the feud between the Clark County council and the city.
Fisher's Landing East — Big Al's and Dru's chapter of Friends of Doernbecher raised $42,315 for Oregon Health and Science University Doernbecher Children's Hospital at a Bowling with Heart event on June 14. For a month leading to the event, Big Al's in Vancouver and Beaverton, Ore., collected toys to donate to the hospital. Together, the two locations collected 220 toys for the children's hospital.
Every year since 1993, when she returned from the Fort Vancouver fireworks show to find her front yard ablaze from a neighbor's stray firework, Alice Olsen has spent the Fourth of July soaking down her northeast Vancouver property.