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County growing older and younger

Populations of kids, elders on the rise in family-oriented area

With a lower cost of living than the rest of the metro area, Clark County is an enclave of middle-class family life.

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Spectacular summers make rainy season worth it

Wet months and dry are all pretty temperate here

Residents of the Northwest’s wet side — west of the Cascade Range — like to say summer doesn’t really start until after the Fourth of July.

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By land, water or air, county rich in history

To reflect on local history, you might walk to a particular viewpoint where you can look to the sky, the water and the land. And fittingly enough, the historical reflections can include that viewpoint.

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Housing recovery finally begins in county

New demand, dwindling supply of existing homes among the causes

Clark County’s long-awaited housing recovery sputtered to life in 2012, spurred by new demand and dwindling supplies of available listings.

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County charities can depend on volunteers

Funding may be reduced some, but enthusiasm is strong

On the first Saturday in December, thousands of people scour the streets of Clark County for food.

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Religious diversity growing in Clark County

Congregations old, new minister to faithful

People are always debating whether the swooping roof of Hazel Dell’s hilltop church is an ark or a dove.

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