The Clark County department head who filed whistleblower and harassment complaints against Councilor David Madore is now suing the county, alleging it failed to adequately respond to a public records request for the Republican councilor’s text messages in connection with his complaint.
Royce Pollard hasn't counted the signatures yet on the referendum petitions circulating the community, but from what he's heard, "very few people are saying no," the former Vancouver mayor said Thursday.
As the Clark County council waged its weekly battle to get through a regular hearing, community leaders and county officials gathered in the courtyard of the Public Service Center in a show of support for county staff.
It's been more than a year since Battle Ground resident Jackie Lane filed a complaint alleging that Clark County Councilor Tom Mielke used his county email to campaign in 2014, a violation of state campaign laws.
Tanisha Harris is the first Democrat to announce she will run for a 17th Legislative District House seat, joining a crowded field of Republicans vying for the spot being vacated by Rep. Lynda Wilson, R-Vancouver. Wilson plans to run for the Senate.
A group of community leaders kicked off their effort on Sunday to undo the pay raises recently approved for Vancouver's mayor and city council -- salary increases that former Mayor Royce Pollard called "outrageous."
Democratic candidate Tim Probst is hosting a campaign kickoff event from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Firstenburg Center, Community Room, located at 700 N.E. 136th Ave., Vancouver. RSVP at www.electtimprobst.com/events.
Clark County Councilor David Madore pressed the county manager on Wednesday for more details about a contract with an investigator looking into a series of allegations that revolve around the Republican councilor.