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Outsiders Inn coordinates daily meal trains at the Outpost Safe Stay Community and St. Paul Shelter for people experiencing homelessness. Crystal Drake, client outreach specialist, talks with client Doc Kerr.

Vancouver to spend an extra $1.4 million for staffing at two Safe Stay Communities

The Vancouver City Council agreed Monday to spend an extra $1.4 million on two Safe Stay Communities over the next year amid concerns of staff burnout and insufficient pay.
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Columbia River assistant defensive coach Ruth Ingebrand, right, coaches a player Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2023, during football practice at Columbia River High School.

Females in Football: Kelley Dyer, Ruth Ingebrand making an impact as high school coaches

Ruth Ingebrand, an assistant football coach at Columbia River High, takes time every game day to scan the opposing sideline looking for something.
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Clark County COVID-19 cases creep up

Clark County has seen a gradual increase in COVID-19 cases as the seasons change, with expectations of more respiratory illnesses as winter nears.
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“I’m inclined to take a wait-and-see attitude,” Sen. Lynda Wilson, R-Vancouver, said in a statement issued Tuesday.

New state budget forecast offers $1B worth of good news for Washington leaders

Lawmakers will have nearly $1 billion more to spend in the current budget, according to the latest analysis from the state’s chief economist.

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Stevenson and Seton Catholic captain at Seton Catholic High School.

Seton Catholic, Stevenson come to mutual resolution following sideline incident

Administrators at Seton Catholic and Stevenson high schools have agreed to a mutual resolution regarding a player-coach sideline incident at last week’s varsity football game…


Kaiser Permanente health care workers in Washington are preparing for a possible November strike with an authorization vote.

Kaiser Permanente workers across Washington preparing for possible November strike

Kaiser Permanente health care workers in Washington are preparing for a possible November strike with an authorization vote.


Grapes with ash on them hang in a vineyard that was blanketed by smoke from wildfires in Sonoma, Calif., on Sept. 10, 2020.

Scientists work to save America’s wine industry from climate changes, wildfire smoke

The U.S. West Coast produces over 90 percent of America’s wine, but the region is also prone to wildfires — a combustible combination that spelled…

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Seattle Mariners' J.P. Crawford, right, celebrates his game-winning, two-run double with Luis Torrens (22) against the Texas Rangers during the ninth inning of a baseball game Thursday, Sept. 28, 2023, in Seattle.

Crawford’s 2-out hit in ninth lifts Mariners past Rangers 3-2

J.P. Crawford lined a two-run double with two out in the ninth inning, lifting the Seattle Mariners to a 3-2 win over Texas on Thursday…


FILE - The U.S. Supreme Court, June 8, 2020, in Washington. The Supreme Court is allowing work to proceed on a new Alabama congressional map with greater representation for Black voters, rejecting the state's plea to retain Republican-drawn lines struck down by a lower court.

Supreme Court to weigh cases on guns, regulations and redistricting in new term

The Supreme Court starts a new term Monday replete with cases that will test how far the conservative majority could reshape the nation’s laws when…

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One dead, another injured in east Vancouver apartment fire

One person died and another was injured during a two-alarm fire Monday night at an east Vancouver apartment complex.

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FILE - A vial containing 2mg of fentanyl, which will kill a human if ingested into the body, is displayed at the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Special Testing and Research Laboratory in Sterling, Va., on Aug. 9, 2016. Nearly a dozen children, including a 1 year old, have overdosed on fentanyl since June in Portland, Oregon, its police bureau said Thursday, Sept. 28, 2023, intensifying alarm in a city like so many others that has struggled to address its drug crisis.

Police in Portland are investigating nearly a dozen fentanyl overdoses involving children

Nearly a dozen children, including a 1-year-old, have overdosed on fentanyl since June in Portland, its police bureau said Thursday, intensifying alarm in a city…

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FILE - A sign is photographed at McMurdo Station on Dec. 4, 2018. From Sunday, Oct. 1, 2023, workers at the main United States base in Antarctica will no longer be able to walk into a bar and order a beer, after the federal agency which oversees the research program on the ice decided to stop serving alcohol.

At US Antarctic base hit by harassment claims, workers are banned from buying alcohol at bars

From Sunday, workers at the main United States base in Antarctica will no longer be able to walk into a bar and order a beer,…

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