By Gordon Oliver July 3, 2015 1:47 p.m.
The Department of Labor & Industries said this week that it uncovered 19 cases of illegal construction activity in the state, including three cases in Clark County, during a recent sting aimed at deterring illegal construction activity.
By Gordon Oliver June 17, 2015 3:23 p.m.
BNSF Railway must reinstate a Vancouver-based train conductor who was injured in 2010 and pay the conductor $536,063 in back pay, damages and attorney's fees, based on a federal investigation which found the railroad retaliated against the unnamed employee after he reported a knee injury, the U.S. Department of Labor said Wednesday.
By Gordon Oliver June 17, 2015 6 a.m.
A 2.3-acre grassy field that was used for occasional helicopter landings and Easter Egg hunts is fast becoming the site for Vancouver's largest solar panel array, thanks to Clark Public Utilities customers who chipped in $100 or more to pay for the solar power demonstration project.
By Gordon Oliver June 10, 2015 5:48 p.m.
Gramor Development says it's ready to start long-awaited construction in spring 2016 on the first two buildings in the 32-acre redevelopment of downtown Vancouver's Columbia River waterfront. But the company's president said a hotel project that was presented in December as a signed deal is no longer a sure thing and that other hotel discussions are in the works.