The race for Washougal City Council position 4 pits an incumbent endorsed by liberal-leaning groups, including labor unions, environmentalists and local district Democrats, against a self-described conservative who's on the city's planning commission. But both candidates agree that civility and cooperation on the council are crucial.
Clark County Council District 2: A fundraiser for Chuck Green, a Democrat vying for the District 2 spot on the Clark County council, is set for 5:30 p.m. Monday at Silver Star Elementary School, 10500 N.E. 86th St., Vancouver. Rep. Sharon Wylie, D-Vancouver, and former County Commissioner and state Sen. Craig Pridemore are hosting. Food and drinks will be provided. There is no suggested donation.
In an effort to restore collaboration and relationships in the region, Clark County council chair candidate Marc Boldt announced Monday that, if elected, he will pursue the creation of a Council of Governments.
In an effort to resolve one of the state's most pressing problems, Washington lawmakers listened Wednesday night in Vancouver as superintendents, teachers, parents and concerned citizens shared their thoughts on how to adequately fund the state's public school system.