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The Columbian will have a more comprehensive top 10 list for 2014 soon but of these five, which was your top story of the year?

After more than 100 years, Clark County voters approved changing to a charter from of government greatly reducing the powers of the county commissioners. (43.26% - 199 votes)

The largest oil terminal in the county is proposed for Vancouver, resulting in a storm of resident protests. (20.43% - 94 votes)

A proposed no-toll east county bridge again gets a thumbs up from voters resulting in .... not much of anything. (6.52% - 30 votes)

The City of Vancouver sends three councilors to the same national convention and hires a high-priced facilitator resulting in -- not much of anything. (4.35% - 20 votes)

It rained. (25.43% - 117 votes)

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Total Votes: 460

Voting open Mon, Nov 24, 2014 9:33 a.m. - Mon, Dec 22, 2014 6 a.m.

How often do you exercise outdoors?

Regularly. I prefer to exercise outside. (53.45% - 31 votes)

Sometimes. When the weather isn’t bad. (29.31% - 17 votes)

Never. I prefer to exercise indoors. (8.62% - 5 votes)

I don’t exercise. (8.62% - 5 votes)

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Total Votes: 58

Voting open Sat, Nov 22, 2014 6 a.m. - Mon, Dec 22, 2014 6 a.m.

Who should be Week 10 fall prep athlete of the week?

Taryn Ries, Ridgefield soccer (48.09% - 126 votes)

Darya Samiee, Mountain View swimming (27.86% - 73 votes)

Evi Wilson, Columbia River volleyball (24.05% - 63 votes)

Voting is Closed

Total Votes: 262

Voting open Tue, Nov 18, 2014 9:15 a.m. - Thu, Nov 20, 2014 8 p.m.

As Thanksgiving approaches, what are you thankful for?

The beautiful place where we live. (33.89% - 162 votes)

Our elected officials. (5.02% - 24 votes)

My job and a place to live. (38.28% - 183 votes)

Other (write in the comments section, please). (22.80% - 109 votes)

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Total Votes: 478

Voting open Mon, Nov 17, 2014 4:06 p.m. - Mon, Dec 22, 2014 6 a.m.

Who should be Week 11 football player of the week?

Bryson Enge, Skyview (12.44% - 174 votes)

Gabe Evenson, Columbia River (33.81% - 473 votes)

Tommy Harshaw, Hockinson (34.17% - 478 votes)

Max Hiller, La Center (12.22% - 171 votes)

James Price, Camas (7.36% - 103 votes)

Voting is Closed

Total Votes: 1,399

Voting open Mon, Nov 17, 2014 9:16 a.m. - Tue, Nov 18, 2014 8 p.m.

Do the darker fall days affect your workout?

Yes. I exercise less. (32.35% - 11 votes)

Not really. I take my workout indoors. (41.18% - 14 votes)

No. I just grab a flashlight. (5.88% - 2 votes)

I don’t work out. (20.59% - 7 votes)

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Total Votes: 34

Voting open Sat, Nov 15, 2014 6 a.m. - Sun, Dec 14, 2014 6 a.m.

Who should be Week 9 fall sports athlete of the week?

Chanse Gilbert, Skyview boys cross country (1.39% - 17 votes)

Alexis Fuller, Union girls cross country (3.44% - 42 votes)

Lauren Harris, Camas volleyball (46.27% - 565 votes)

Megan Sawyer, Prairie soccer (41.77% - 510 votes)

Colleen Woods, Heritage swimming (7.13% - 87 votes)

Voting is Closed

Total Votes: 1,221

Voting open Mon, Nov 10, 2014 9:14 p.m. - Thu, Nov 13, 2014 8 p.m.

Do you see much better days ahead for us in Clark County?

Yes! (28.38% - 210 votes)

No! (36.22% - 268 votes)

Same ol', same ol. (35.41% - 262 votes)

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Total Votes: 740

Voting open Mon, Nov 10, 2014 9:25 a.m. - Wed, Dec 10, 2014 9:25 a.m.

Who should be Week 10 football player of the week?

Caleb Browning, Union (7.62% - 120 votes)

Nathan Hawthorne, Columbia River (20.90% - 329 votes)

Austen Johnson, Hockinson (17.09% - 269 votes)

Zac Shomler, Skyview (30.37% - 478 votes)

Cole Zarcone, Camas (24.02% - 378 votes)

Voting is Closed

Total Votes: 1,574

Voting open Sun, Nov 9, 2014 6:58 p.m. - Tue, Nov 11, 2014 8 p.m.

How do you receive your health insurance coverage?

Through my, or my spouse’s, employer. (48.68% - 37 votes)

Through Medicaid or Medicare. (25.00% - 19 votes)

I purchase it through the state insurance exchange. (5.26% - 4 votes)

I purchase it outside of the exchange. (13.16% - 10 votes)

I don’t have health insurance. (7.89% - 6 votes)

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Total Votes: 76

Voting open Sat, Nov 8, 2014 6 a.m. - Mon, Dec 8, 2014 6 a.m.

Even if the proposed East County Bridge advisory vote passes Tuesday, what kind of chance does it have of being built in the next five years?

100 percent chance. (3.88% - 63 votes)

50 percent chance. (9.74% - 158 votes)

0 percent chance. (86.38% - 1,402 votes)

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Total Votes: 1,623

Voting open Mon, Nov 3, 2014 9:31 a.m. - Mon, Dec 1, 2014 6 a.m.

It’s time for flu shots. Will you get one?

Yep. I get one every year. (62.50% - 50 votes)

Nope. If I get sick, I get sick. (22.50% - 18 votes)

No way. I don’t get vaccines. (15.00% - 12 votes)

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Total Votes: 80

Voting open Mon, Nov 3, 2014 6 a.m. - Wed, Dec 3, 2014 6 a.m.

Who should be Week 9 prep football player of the week?

Jack Bauer, Union (9.79% - 55 votes)

David Bishop, Fort Vancouver (30.78% - 173 votes)

Max Hiller, La Center (41.28% - 232 votes)

Trevor Huddleston, Woodland (3.56% - 20 votes)

Preston Jones, Mountain View (14.59% - 82 votes)

Voting is Closed

Total Votes: 562

Voting open Sat, Nov 1, 2014 7:28 p.m. - Tue, Nov 4, 2014 8 p.m.

Who should be Week 7 fall prep athlete of the week?

Diego De La Torre, Hockinson golf (2.60% - 6 votes)

Alexis Fuller, Union girls cross country (6.06% - 14 votes)

Said Guermali, Camas boys cross country (24.68% - 57 votes)

Darya Samiee, Mountain View swimming (19.05% - 44 votes)

Dat Vo/Thanh Vo, Hudson's Bay tennis (47.62% - 110 votes)

Voting is Closed

Total Votes: 231

Voting open Mon, Oct 27, 2014 4:29 p.m. - Thu, Oct 30, 2014 8 p.m.

Do you see much better days ahead for us in Clark County?

Yes! (35.21% - 300 votes)

No! (29.11% - 248 votes)

Same ol', same ol'. (35.68% - 304 votes)

Voting is Closed

Total Votes: 852

Voting open Mon, Oct 27, 2014 11:43 a.m. - Mon, Nov 24, 2014 6 a.m.