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Guillermo Raya Leon sits with the defense team Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2023, during his aggravated murder trial at Clark County Courthouse. Raya Leon was found guilty on all counts by the jury.

Raya Leon guilty of first-degree murder in fatal shooting of Clark County sheriff’s Sgt. Jeremy Brown

A jury on Tuesday convicted a Salem, Ore., man of aggravated first-degree murder in the 2021 fatal shooting of Clark County sheriff’s Sgt. Jeremy Brown.
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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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Councilor Bart Hansen listens to constituents at the community forum at the Luepke Center. Dozens of Vancouver residents attended the city's third community forum of the year.

Vancouver residents voice concerns on crime, zoning, homelessness, parking at community forum

Homelessness. Potholes. Housing. Parking. Crime. Land use. Pollution.
Clark County News
These clams were all dug on the northern end of the Long Beach Peninsula, a few hundred yards north of the Oysterville Approach.

WDFW approves four days of coastal razor clam digs beginning Friday

The first round of razor clam digging opportunities at Long Beach, Twin Harbors, and Copalis begin Friday, Sept. 29, as announced by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife shellfish…
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FILE - A Target store is seen June 29, 2016, in Hialeah, Fla. Target announced, Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2023, that it will close nine store in four states, including one in East Harlem, New York and three in San Francisco, saying that theft and organized retail crime have threatened the safety of its workers and customers.

Target to close 3 stores in Portland, 2 in Seattle, citing theft that threatens workers, shoppers

Target will close nine store in four states, including one in East Harlem, New York and three in San Francisco, saying that theft and organized…


Washington's Paid Family and Medical Leave program allows eligible workers to receive up to 12 weeks paid time off for the birth or adoption of a child or for a serious medical condition of the worker or the worker's family member, or 16 weeks for a combination of both.

As paid family leave claims rise in Washington, the wait for benefits gets longer

Washington’s Paid Family and Medical Leave program wants to hire 49 more employees to deal with steadily rising demand that has some people waiting over…

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TSA employee John Hubert of Miami poses for a portrait on Capitol Hill, Friday, Sept. 22, 2023, in Washington.  Hubert, an airport security officer in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., recalls helping fellow Transportation Security Administration workers get essentials from food banks when they worked without pay during the last government shutdown.

Not again. Federal workers who’ve weathered past government shutdowns brace for yet another ordeal

John Hubert, an airport security officer in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, recalls helping fellow Transportation Security Administration workers get essentials from food banks when they worked…

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Leslie Lewallen announced she is running for the 3rd District congressional seat held by Rep. Marie Gluesenkamp Perez.

New GOP contender — a Camas city councilor — complicates Republican attempt to win back WA congressional seat

Republicans are desperate to recapture the southwest Washington congressional seat they lost in 2022. But first they must settle who will carry the GOP torch…

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FILE - COVID-19 antigen home tests indicating a positive result are photographed in New York, April 5, 2023. The Biden administration has announced that it is providing $600 million in funding to produce new at-home COVID-19 tests and is restarting a website allowing Americans to again order up to four free tests per household.

Free at-home COVID tests are back. Here’s how to order

Starting Monday, Washingtonians can once again order free at-home COVID-19 tests to be delivered straight to their homes.


Quick and Easy Banana Muffins.

Make mornings easier with meals kids can eat at home or on the road

School is back in session and, for some parents, that means learning how to get a quick and nutritious breakfast into their children’s stomachs before…

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Students, from left, Zhuo Yan Jiang, 18 of Boston Latin School; Shuyi Zheng, 17 of Boston Latin Academy, and Wan Xin Chen, 17 of the John D. O'Bryant School of Mathematics & Science, work during a coding class in the Bridge to Calculus summer program at Northeastern University in Boston on Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2023.

America’s poor math skills raise alarms over global competitiveness

Like a lot of high school students, Kevin Tran loves superheroes, though perhaps for different reasons than his classmates.

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In Our View: Defiance of gun laws call for accountability

Camden: Do clothes make the senator?

Letter: Support Lewallen for Congress

Letter: Something is better than nothing

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