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Law enforcement personnel work at the scene following a police involved shooting of a man at Lents Park, Friday, April 16, 2021, in Portland, Ore. Police fatally shot a man in the city park Friday morning after responding to reports of a person with a gun, authorities said.

Angry crowd gathers near fatal police shooting in Portland

An angry crowd gathered in a park in Oregon's largest city Friday after police fatally shot a man while responding to reports of a person with a gun, Portland's deputy…
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Clark County COVID-19 cases jumped by 30.4 percent this week

Confirmed COVID-19 cases jumped by 30.4 percent this week in Clark County as the disease continues to rebound from lows in early March, according to Clark County Public Health.
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Chatsworth, Calif.-based United Precision Corporation, a leading aerospace manufacturer, is planning to construct two manufacturing buildings in the Port of Camas-Washougal's industrial park over the course of the next several years.

Aerospace company coming to Port of Camas-Washougal

Port of Camas-Washougal leaders don’t sell their industrial park property very often, but an opportunity to bring one of the world’s leading aerospace manufacturers to Clark County was too good…
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Conan Reutov, left, hauls a carp out of Vancouver Lake on Wednesday with the help of Arty Kuzmin.

Group culls carp to clear Vancouver Lake’s water

Something is muddying the Vancouver Lake waters, causing toxic algae blooms and regular closures. A lake advocacy group is hoping to fix that.
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During Marshawn Lynch's 12 NFL seasons he earned a reputation for his fearless style on the field, while remaining one of the league's most reclusive figures off the field. Now the retired running back is lending his voice to try to help members of Black and Hispanic communities make more informed decisions about receiving COVID-19 vaccines.  (AP Photo/Ted S.

Marshawn Lynch, Dr. Fauci discuss vaccine hesitancyvideo icon

During Marshawn Lynch’s 12 NFL seasons he earned a reputation for his fearless style on the field, while remaining one of the league’s most reclusive…

Politics

FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2020 file photo, a sign in an Atlanta neighborhood  urges people to vote early in Georgia's two U.S. Senate races.   Republicans are moving to make it harder for that to happen again, potentially affecting the voting preferences for millions of Americans in future elections. The GOP's campaign to place new restrictions on mail-in and early voting in certain states will force voters to contend with new rules on what are popular and proven methods of casting ballots.

As America embraces voting early, GOP moves to restrict it

Nearly seven of every 10 voters cast their ballots before Election Day in 2020. Republicans are moving to make it harder for that to happen…

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Court records: Starving Vancouver teen visited by child welfare worker just days before death

Seven days before a Vancouver teen died of starvation, Washington child welfare authorities received a report from the boy’s aunt who alleged that her sister…

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