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Morning Press: Benton lawsuit; The Sedgwick; COVID deaths; Det. Brown killing; Swiss Pie

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Life
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Pedestrians stroll along America's 13th-best riverwalk, right here in Vancouver.

From the Newsroom: A new day, a new list

Did you hear the news? Vancouver has the 13th-best riverwalk in America, according to a Top 15 list from Fodor’s Travel.
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Clark County News
Washougal football coach Dave Hajek talks to his team after a 41-0 win over Woodland on Friday at Fishback Stadium.

Bea, Evers lead Washougal to 41-0 rout of Woodland

The Washougal football team might be young, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t experience where it counts.
Sports
Washougal mayoral candidate Derik Ford appears in Clark County District Court Friday charged with fourth-degree assault domestic violence. Police say Ford became violent with a family member after an argument.

Washougal mayor candidate Derik Ford appears in court

Washougal mayoral candidate Derik Ford pleaded not guilty Friday in Clark County District Court to a charge of fourth-degree assault domestic violence, which is a gross misdemeanor.
Politics

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Clark County food experts say: Think outside the lunch box

Let’s admit it: The pandemic made us forget how to pack a lunch. Now that school and work are in person, we’re digging for container…

Business

Chicago-based aerospace giant Boeing Co. will invest $200 million to manufacture the U.S. Navy's latest unmanned aircraft at MidAmerica St. Louis Airport.

Boeing to build Navy aircraft at MidAmerica, invest $200M

Chicago-based aerospace giant Boeing Co. will invest $200 million to begin manufacturing the U.S. Navy’s latest unmanned aircraft at MidAmerica St. Louis Airport in a…

Northwest

Jack Dwyer stands on the dry creek bed of Deer Creek in Selma, Ore. on Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021. In 1972, Dwyer pursued a dream of getting back to the land by moving to an idyllic, tree-studded parcel in Oregon with Deer Creek running through it. . But now, Deer Creek has become a dry creek bed after several illegal marijuana grows cropped up in the neighborhood last spring, stealing water from both the stream and aquifers and throwing Dwyer's future in doubt.

Illegal marijuana farms take West’s water in ‘blatant theft’

Jack Dwyer pursued a dream of getting back to the land by moving in 1972 to an idyllic, tree-studded parcel in Oregon with a creek…

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Editorial cartoons for week of Sept. 12

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Letter: Unvaccinated should be last in line

Letter: Unvaccinated pose threat to all

Letter: Defeat left-wing nut jobs

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