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A 60-foot Vine bus at the C-Tran maintenance center in Vancouver.

C-Tran ready to roll The Vine along Highway 99 from Vancouver waterfront to WSU Vancouver

C-Tran’s board of directors has unanimously approved a plan for a third line of bus rapid transit, known as The Vine, to run along Highway 99 from Vancouver’s waterfront to…
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Health care and social assistance added 1,400 jobs in Clark County in February.

Clark County showing good job growth

Clark County added 600 seasonally adjusted jobs in February, according to the latest employment numbers released from the Washington Employment Security Department.
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Vietnam veteran Patrick Locke, left, hands out commemorative pins and papers to other veterans before the Witness Tree dedication at Clark College.

Clark College event honors those who served in Vietnam

Patrick Locke knows the horrors of war. The Army veteran served two tours in Vietnam, during which he was shot three times. On Wednesday morning, he had one message for…
Clark County News
Aerial view of the area of the East Fork of the Lewis River near the old gravel pit west of Daybreak Park and east of Mason Creek.

Advocates push Legislature to fund East Fork Lewis River work

The outcome of capital budget negotiations between the state House and Senate over the next month will determine whether a proposed habitat restoration project along the Lewis River is left…
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Flyers detailing proposed cuts to Washougal School District if voters do not approve a replacement levy sit on a table Tuesday at Washougal High School. Washougal School District is holding listening sessions to hear feedback from community members in the wake of February's failed levy vote.

Washougal schools bolster outreach on levies, issues with ‘listening sessions’

Usually, there’s a bit of a divide between school board members and their constituents.


Ellsworth Elementary School is among the Clark County school campuses named in a wage theft suit filed by Washington State Department of Labor and Industries against Vancouver-based construction company 360 Sheetmetal LLC.

L&I: Vancouver contractor owes $201,223 to 20 workers

The Washington State Department of Labor & Industries found that Vancouver-based contractor 360 Sheet Metal violated state prevailing wage laws during construction projects at four…


Source: Business Wire

Lawsuit: Celebrity-friendly, Seattle-area megachurch required workers to tithe

A Seattle-area megachurch that counts celebrities such as Russell Wilson and Justin Bieber among its thousands of members has been accused in a lawsuit of…

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Hudson?s Bay coach Greg Peavey talks to his players during a break in the action in a 2A Greater St. Helens League baseball game in Ridgefield on Monday, March 27, 2023.

Hudson’s Bay baseball’s hot start comes with close winsvideo icon

The baseball season at Hudson’s Bay High School has been exciting so far this season.


FILE - A pump jack operates as the sun begins to set on the western horizon March 7, 2022, near Pleasant Farms, an unincorporated community in southeastern Ector County, Texas. House Republicans are set to approve a sprawling energy package that counters virtually all of President Joe Biden's agenda to address climate change.

House GOP pushes sprawling bill to ‘unleash’ American energy

House Republicans on Thursday approved a sprawling energy package that seeks to undo virtually all of President Joe Biden's agenda to address climate change.

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La Center Mayor Greg Thornton steps down

La Center’s longtime mayor, Greg Thornton, announced last week he would be stepping down from the city council effective immediately. The announcement was made via…

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In Our View: Homeless crisis keeps Vancouver from potential

Letter: Capital gains tax is money grab

Letter: Limit development near skate park

Letter: Cottage housing not helpful

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