By Marissa Harshman June 17, 2013 7:43 p.m.
A program designed to help stretch the value of food stamps at farmers markets is up and running again this year after a successful 2012 launch.
By Marissa Harshman June 15, 2013 6:46 p.m.
The search for Maureen Kelly was suspended Saturday evening. She was last seen on the evening of June 9 walking into rugged terrain in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest.
By Marissa Harshman June 10, 2013 6 a.m.
Don't tell Darren Smith he can't do something because the 47-year-old's natural response is to do it.
By Marissa Harshman June 3, 2013 5:40 p.m.
Six women have filed a medical malpractice lawsuit against Vancouver plastic surgeon Allen Gabriel and PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center.
By Marissa Harshman May 27, 2013 6 a.m.
It's hard to miss Mukaluka Dirtypaws. The dark-colored miniature schnauzer stands out as he walks the hallways at Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center. But the volunteer badge — complete with picture — hanging from his bright blue collar indicates the 5-year-old pooch is there on business.
By Marissa Harshman May 23, 2013 7:05 p.m.
Should an act of bioterrorism ever occur in Clark County, public health officials are ready to respond.
By Marissa Harshman May 20, 2013 6 a.m.
Every year, millions of Americans are diagnosed with skin cancer.
By Marissa Harshman May 17, 2013 7:42 p.m.
Call 911. Push hard and push fast.
By Marissa Harshman May 6, 2013 6 a.m.
A cigarette with nicotine, sans tobacco. A cigarette that emits vapor, not smoke. A cigarette that uses a battery, not a lighter.
By Marissa Harshman April 29, 2013 12:57 p.m.
The yearlong Camas-Washougal weight-loss challenge will come to end Saturday.
By Marissa Harshman April 29, 2013 6 a.m.
Feeding a family can be expensive.
By Marissa Harshman April 25, 2013 6 a.m.
Relief is on its way for dialysis patients in Clark County.
By Marissa Harshman April 22, 2013 12 p.m.
Carmendy Rodas was born early — too early, her mother feared. But despite the odds, Carmendy survived. Today, the sassy nearly 2-year-old is learning to talk. She's already mastered the word "no."
By Marissa Harshman April 18, 2013 4:55 p.m.
This Earth Day, local nonprofits are hosting an event that aims to connect the dots between a healthy food system and a healthy planet.
By Marissa Harshman April 14, 2013 6 a.m.
Carlee Wolcott slowly approaches the starting line. The purple wheels of her roller skates come to a stop when she reaches her place on the powder blue floor. Her short purple hair is tucked beneath the black helmet featuring her team logo. Her nickname, Scylla Devourer, is printed across the back of her fitted purple jersey. The sleeve of tattoos on her arms is partially obscured by the armbands bearing her number, 1719.
By Marissa Harshman April 1, 2013 6 a.m.
Some Clark County residents say they've found a new way to lose extra pounds, tone muscles and relieve pain: jiggling.
By Marissa Harshman March 25, 2013 6 a.m.
Chicks and ducklings may be oh-so-cute and soft, but they shouldn't be snuggled or kissed.
The Columbia River Crossing was far from the only thing on the agenda as legislators from the 18th and 17th legislative district fielded a range of questions during town hall meetings Saturday.
By Marissa Harshman March 14, 2013 7:02 p.m.
Fewer Clark County youth are smoking cigarettes or drinking alcohol today than they were two years ago, according to the results of a statewide survey. However, the number of students who reported feeling depressed and contemplating suicide has gone up.
By Marissa Harshman March 12, 2013 5:04 p.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee has named Clark County Public Health Director John Wiesman to his Cabinet as the leader of the Washington State Department of Health.
By Marissa Harshman March 11, 2013 6 a.m.
Laina Harris has been at a standstill since August.
By Marissa Harshman March 5, 2013 6:17 p.m.
A robber struck the Vancouver Mall Drive branch of iQ Credit Union just before noon today.
By Marissa Harshman February 26, 2013 10:32 p.m.
The waiting room at the Free Clinic of Southwest Washington was standing room only Tuesday evening as dozens of people in need of urgent medical care showed up for treatment.
By Marissa Harshman February 25, 2013 12:51 p.m.
Billygan’s Roadhouse will reopen Monday afternoon, three days after the health department closed the Salmon Creek restaurant after 22 diners reported getting ill.