By Aaron Corvin April 16, 2014 4:20 p.m.
U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., on Wednesday took public testimony and asked questions at Vancouver City Hall during her first field hearing as chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.
By Aaron Corvin April 13, 2014 6 a.m.
Opponents of a proposal to build the Northwest’s largest oil-by-rail transfer terminal at the Port of Vancouver have packed public hearings and repeatedly pounded a message to port commissioners: cancel the lease with Tesoro Corp. and Savage Companies.
By Aaron Corvin April 6, 2014 6 a.m.
The game of economic development promises job- and tax revenue-creating benefits to communities. To players, deploying certain policy and tax-incentive tools are integral parts of a smart government's capacity to win new employers and secure business expansions.
By Aaron Corvin April 4, 2014 7:04 p.m.
Environmental-impact reviews will begin next week of two separate proposals in Grays Harbor County to expand the handling of liquid bulk materials, including hauling crude oil by train, the state Department of Ecology said Friday.
By Aaron Corvin April 2, 2014 4:37 p.m.
The Port of Camas-Washougal will apply for an estimated $1.15 million in state grant funding to help pay for a new waterfront park and trail
By Aaron Corvin March 31, 2014 3:46 p.m.
Vancouver-based Northwest Pipe Co. said Monday it has sold substantially all of its oil country tubular goods assets.
By Aaron Corvin March 28, 2014 7:22 p.m.
The International Longshore and Warehouse Union said Friday that one of its Vancouver members who was charged in August with misdemeanor harassment for her picketing activity has been found not guilty by a Clark County District Court jury.
By Aaron Corvin March 28, 2014 5:36 p.m.
East Clark County economic development leaders are aiming to tap a federal program to spur private investment in Washougal and Camas to generate jobs. Meanwhile, they plan to investigate the market feasibility of transforming a key 40-acre waterfront parcel into a “destination” point.