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Fruit Valley Terrace resident Ty Wilson enjoys a playful moment with his dog, Apollo. Community Roots Collaborative, the nonprofit that created Fruit Valley Terrace, a tiny home village for people exiting homelessness, has partnered with Amerigroup Washington. Together, the two organizations plan to innovate solutions and collaborate on efforts that help people experiencing homelessness in Southwest Washington overcome barriers to resources.

Clark County nonprofit Community Roots Collaborative grows

Community Roots Collaborative, a nonprofit developer of permanent, affordable tiny homes for people exiting homelessness in Clark County, has joined forces with Amerigroup Washington, a coordinator of Medicaid managed care…
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One person was killed in a crash in Hazel Dell on Tuesday.

Driver killed after crashing into pole, house in Hazel Dell

The driver of a vehicle was killed Tuesday after crashing into a power pole, striking a house and being ejected from the vehicle, according to the Clark County Sheriff's Office. 
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Refrigerated fermentation tanks are visible from Vice Beer's taproom. Some of the tanks are directly connected to tap handles, a rarity in breweries.

Vice Beer brings nostalgic vibe, sour beers to Vancouver

Vancouver’s newest brewery, Vice Beer, is full of a few firsts for the city: first sour beers served from a slushie machine, first taps that pour directly from the holding…
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Chef Eldy Prado opened El Viejon Taqueria & Mariscos last week, serving Jalisco-style carne asada, al pastor, birria and mahi-mahi fish tacos atop made-to-order tortillas.

New Vancouver food truck delivers taste of Jalisco

El Viejon Taqueria & Mariscos, Vancouver’s newest food truck, opened last week, serving authentic carne asada, al pastor, birria and mahi-mahi fish tacos atop fresh tortillas that are made to…

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A U.S. flag flies with the sun in the background in downtown Seattle.  (AP Photo/Ted S.

Heat advisory issued for Clark County, Southwest Washington

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a heat advisory for Vancouver, Clark County, Portland and much of southwest Washington. It also includes the…


Chipped pieces of silicon are seen here at Shin-Etsu Handotai America in 2018.

SEH America plans for growth, expansion in Vancouver, around the world

SEH America expects to grow to meet the increasing demand for its silicon wafers around the world, the company said Monday.


FILE - People march through 8th Street in downtown Boise, Idaho, on May 3, 2022, in response to the news that the U.S. Supreme Court could be poised to overturn the landmark Roe v. Wade case that legalized abortion nationwide. On Saturday, Aug. 13, 2022, a federal judge said the Idaho Legislature can intervene in the U.S. Department of Justice lawsuit targeting Idaho's total abortion ban, but only to present evidence about emergency abortions performed in Medicaid-funded emergency rooms. (Sarah A.

Medical groups, 20 states weigh in on Idaho abortion lawsuit

A legal battle over abortion rights pitting one of the reddest states in the nation against the U.S. government has dozens of states and major…

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Raptors outfielder Jacob Sharp, left, celebrates with teammates Tuesday, June 28, 2022, during a game between the Ridgefield Raptors and the Portland Pickles at the Ridgefield Outdoor Recreation Complex.

Ridgefield Raptors slugger Jacob Sharp named Co-MVP of West Coast League

UNLV catcher/outfielder is first MVP in Raptors team history after leading the WCL with 14 home runs


FILE - The FBI's unsealed search warrant for former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., is photographed Friday, Aug. 12, 2022.

Trump supporters’ threats to judge spur democracy concerns

Hundreds of federal judges face the same task every day: review an affidavit submitted by federal agents and approve requests for a search warrant. But…

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Vancouver Police Department tentatively set to present bodycam contract

The Vancouver Police Department is tentatively expected to present a finalized camera vendor contract to the Vancouver City Council for its approval next month.

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An employee walks near an entrance to Western State Hospital in Lakewood in  2020. A judge has ordered the state agency that operates Washington's largest psychiatric hospital to pay more than $2 million to four female health workers who were assaulted by a violent patient who repeatedly targeted women. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Washington pays $2M to workers assaulted at psychiatric hospital

A judge has ordered the state agency that operates Washington’s largest psychiatric hospital to pay more than $2 million to four female health workers who…


A horse drawn produce wagon driven by Wayne Buckner, of Falls City, sits in 2007 at the Pike Place Market in Seattle.

Flying fish and ghosts. The tales and history of Pike Place Market on its 115th birthday

Pike Place Market is one of Seattle’s most popular tourist attractions, and as the market celebrates its 115th birthday on Wednesday, Aug. 17, we’re uncovering…

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University of Miami's Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science student diver prepares to go down during a night dive to check on coral spawning as the sun sets, Monday, Aug. 15, 2022, in Key Biscayne, Fla. A group of students and scientists were hoping to observe the coral spawn and collect their eggs and sperm, called gametes, to take back to the lab to hopefully fertilize and create new coral that will later be transplanted to help repopulate part of the Florida Reef Tract.

Scientists seek to develop hybrid coral reef off of Miami

Scientists and students from the University of Miami dove into the dark waters a few miles off the shores of Miami this week as part…

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