By Stephanie Rice April 19, 2014 11:32 p.m.
In 12 months, Vancouver Assistant City Attorney John Farra’s salary increased by 47 percent. The reasons his annual salary soared from $61,812 to $91,164 included a cost-of-living increase, merit raise and expanded duties, but the biggest factor was a salary adjustment.
By Stephanie Rice April 16, 2014 6 a.m.
Lincoln neighborhood residents want the city to ban big trucks from using West 39th Street. And members of the Vancouver City Council acknowledge the two-lane street wasn’t built for the tractor-trailer rigs that use it to get from Interstate 5 to industrial areas.
By Stephanie Rice April 14, 2014 8:12 p.m.
BNSF Railway officials emphasized a safety-first mentality, billions of dollars' worth of capital investments and a pledge to spend millions training first responders in the event of an oil spill during a workshop Monday with the Vancouver City Council.
By Stephanie Rice April 11, 2014 7:59 p.m.
Fort Vancouver National Trust says it won't return to the Pearson Air Museum after months of talks ended without an agreement.
By Stephanie Rice April 9, 2014 8:41 p.m.
Against a backdrop of heritage trees Wednesday in Esther Short Park, Mayor Pro Tem Larry Smith accepted an award honoring Vancouver as a Tree City USA.
By Stephanie Rice April 8, 2014 3:08 p.m.
Compact on hold unless tribe wins in federal court
By Stephanie Rice March 25, 2014 6:07 p.m.
The state Court of Appeals has upheld a finding that the Vancouver Police Department committed an unfair labor practice in 2009 by denying an officer a spot in the motorcycle unit because of his activities as president of the police officers’ guild.
By Stephanie Rice March 24, 2014 8:47 p.m.
The Vancouver City Council will administer the ambulance contract for Emergency Services District 2 instead of the Clark County commissioners, the council confirmed Monday.