By Marissa Harshman October 1, 2013 3:27 p.m.
Washington’s health insurance marketplace got off to a rocky start Tuesday morning.
By Marissa Harshman September 30, 2013 8:46 p.m.
Opening day is finally here. Washington Healthplanfinder, the state-based insurance marketplace created under the Affordable Care Act, opens for business Tuesday. The online marketplace where uninsured individuals will purchase health coverage for themselves and their families is scheduled to open at 7:30 a.m.
By Marissa Harshman September 17, 2013 7:19 p.m.
Marni Storey, interim director of Clark County Public Health, is leaving next month to take a job in Oregon after nearly 15 years with Clark County.
By Marissa Harshman September 16, 2013 6 a.m.
Restaurant menus across the county may soon be getting a makeover.
By Marissa Harshman September 13, 2013 9:21 p.m.
The new labor-and-delivery rooms at Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center are a little farther along than Kaylyn Smith's unborn baby.
By Marissa Harshman September 7, 2013 8:19 p.m.
Saturday was all about the sausage. Sausage on a stick or in a bun. Smothered in sauerkraut or topped with more traditional condiments. Didn't matter the method. Clark County residents gobbled up thousands of the spicy dogs Saturday at St. Joseph Catholic School's annual Sausage Fest in Vancouver.
By Marissa Harshman September 7, 2013 5:17 p.m.
Two people were hospitalized Saturday after the motorcycle they were riding crashed into a jersey barrier.
By Marissa Harshman September 2, 2013 7:54 p.m.
Help is coming for Washington residents who have questions about the state's health insurance exchange.
By Marissa Harshman September 2, 2013 6 a.m.
A snorkel-shaped device no bigger than a flea is the latest technology offering relief to Clark County residents with glaucoma.
By Marissa Harshman August 30, 2013 6:49 p.m.
State Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler announced today his office had reached settlements with Kaiser Permanente and Community Health Plan of Washington to add 10 more health plans to the state-based insurance exchange.
About 340 of the 500 positions to be eliminated will come from the Columbia Network, which encompasses operations in Vancouver and Longview
By Marissa Harshman August 19, 2013 6 a.m.
Everyone has heard that sunscreen protects the skin from the sun's ultraviolet rays. But what about protecting the eyes from powerful UV rays?
By Marissa Harshman August 13, 2013 5:47 p.m.
Clark County small-business owners will have their choice of a handful of employee health plans eligible for increased tax credits. But all of the plans come from the same insurer: Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of the Northwest.
By Marissa Harshman August 8, 2013 6:25 p.m.
Four-year-old Ava Bond didn't waste much time deciding how to spend her money at the Salmon Creek Farmers' Market.
By Marissa Harshman August 5, 2013 1:23 p.m.
This week, Clark County and counties across the country will celebrate National Farmers Market Week.
By Marissa Harshman August 1, 2013 8:13 p.m.
Clark County residents looking to purchase health coverage through the state-based insurance exchange will have fewer options than Washingtonians living in other counties.
By Marissa Harshman July 31, 2013 6 a.m.
Washington residents looking to snuff out their tobacco use will no longer receive full cessation aid from the state.
By Marissa Harshman July 29, 2013 10 a.m.
The last month has taken a physical and emotional toll on Laina Harris.
By Marissa Harshman July 28, 2013 6 a.m.
Ready or not, health care reform is here.
Sheriff's deputies are on the scene of an incident in the Sifton area that apparently started as a reported altercation and then escalated.
By Marissa Harshman July 24, 2013 12:08 p.m.
Clark County commissioners voted Wednesday morning to consolidate two Clark County Public Health administrative positions and eliminate two other department positions, saving the county nearly $500,000 this biennium.
By Marissa Harshman July 22, 2013 6 a.m.
As the sun comes out and the temperatures rise, more people are taking their workouts outdoors. But before heading out on a run in the hottest part of the day, make sure your body is prepared for the warmer weather.
By Marissa Harshman July 18, 2013 8:29 p.m.
Twenty-five years ago, a group of about 100 Clark County residents formed teams and got together to walk for 24 hours around the track at Columbia River High School.
By Marissa Harshman July 14, 2013 6 a.m.
State health officials have launched a new array of services for Medicaid patients with complex medical needs.
By Marissa Harshman July 8, 2013 6 a.m.
The decision was an easy one for 14-year-old Addie Gillas.