When Vancouver Councilman Jack Burkman received an email last month from the Clark County Democratic Party chairman about a chance to interview with the central committee, his first thought wasn't how to win the party's endorsement.
By Tyler Graf July 5, 2013 6 a.m.
The Woodland City Council is poised to extend a moratorium on collective marijuana gardens for a third — and most likely last — time later this month.
Apple has signed a deal with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. to make some of its chips starting in 2014, marking a partial crack in Apple's relationship with Samsung Electronics Co., an Apple supplier that is increasingly its rival in technology products, the Wall Street Journal reported this weekend.
By Tyler Graf June 26, 2013 6 a.m.
Residents of the Fairway Village neighborhood are preparing for emergencies the old-fashioned way — by getting to know their neighbors.
By Tyler Graf June 20, 2013 7:07 p.m.
The majority of Woodland residents oppose fluoridated water and higher taxes to pay for park and road maintenance, according to a survey of city residents.
By Tyler Graf June 18, 2013 7:38 p.m.
The Woodland City Council is split on whether to sunset a temporary moratorium on collective marijuana gardens to allow them within specifically zoned areas of the city.
By Tyler Graf June 11, 2013 3:48 p.m.
The parents of an Iraq War veteran killed nearly three years ago during an altercation with police have filed an $11.5 million lawsuit against the Vancouver Police Department saying their son was trying to cooperate with officers before they shot him.
By Tyler Graf June 5, 2013 6:18 p.m.
Nathan Jenisch had been feeling bad for months. He was suffering from a nasty, persistent cough, like a smoker's lung-rattle after inhaling a pack of unfiltered cigarettes.
By Tyler Graf June 3, 2013 10:17 p.m.
Postponing or outright eliminating development-related fees comes with mixed results for Clark County cities that offer the incentives, even though the approach is championed as a potential boon for business development by some county officials.
By Tyler Graf May 30, 2013 1:02 p.m.
One person was injured following a three-vehicle crash Thursday morning south of Brush Prairie.
By Tyler Graf May 27, 2013 7:19 p.m.
Camas will bid farewell at the end of the month to its longest-serving employee.
By Tyler Graf May 26, 2013 6:21 p.m.
When Ryan Erlewine and his wife bought their home five years ago, they believed the newly developed Lacamas Meadows would be an ideal setting for their family. The quiet Camas neighborhood of new homes was a stone's throw from Grass Valley Elementary School and about a mile from Lacamas Lake.
Ridgefield was the fifth fastest growing city in Washington between 2011 and 2012, according to U.S. Census Bureau estimates released late Wednesday. City leaders say years spent laying the groundwork for business and residential development helped Ridgefield bounce back quickly from the Great Recession.
Ken Fisher said Monday he plans to break ground in July on a second office building, which will be able to accommodate some 700 workers on its five floors, at his Fisher Investments' campus in Camas.
By Tyler Graf May 18, 2013 6 a.m.
A former police chief, a formal-attire company owner and a man who says he was unfairly fired from his city job are among an eclectic batch of small-city candidates looking to unseat incumbents during this year's election.
By Tyler Graf May 14, 2013 6 a.m.
WASHOUGAL — The West Columbia Gorge Humane Society is at a crossroad.
By Tyler Graf May 8, 2013 6 a.m.
There will be more money for Clark County's small communities, if their first-quarter projections hold steady.
By Tyler Graf May 7, 2013 10:54 p.m.
After listening to more than three hours of testimony, the Clark County Board of Commissioners Tuesday approved tabling a resolution that would extend a slate of incentives intended to spur business development, including waiving impact and traffic fees.
By Tyler Graf May 1, 2013 8:38 p.m.
As a new freight railroad operations training program in Vancouver prepares to start this summer, Clark County's smallest incorporated community has learned that a similar program it tried to woo a year ago has moved across the country.
By Tyler Graf April 28, 2013 6 a.m.
Following weeks of disharmony, the Hockinson School District has told parents that it has no plan to disband its K-2 music program.
By Tyler Graf April 27, 2013 7:05 p.m.
Washougal Mayor Sean Guard wants to buck the trend.
By Tyler Graf April 23, 2013 9:50 a.m.
Voters today are deciding school funding measures in the Battle Ground, La Center and Green Mountain school districts.
By Tyler Graf April 19, 2013 11:13 p.m.
Several dozen supporters of the West Columbia Gorge Humane Society turned out this afternoon to show their displeasure at an ongoing dispute with a neighboring business.