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Nikki Sharp takes temperatures at a mass vaccination clinic at the Walla Walla Fairgrounds pavilion Saturday, Jan. 23, 2020, in Walla Walla, Wash.

Washington, Oregon report cases of new strain of coronavirus

Washington and Oregon are now confirming additional cases of the more contagious variant of COVID-19 in the Pacific Northwest.
Snow gathers on Burnt Bridge Creek Trail in Vancouver on Monday morning, Feb. 25, 2019.

Forecasters: Snow possible in Clark County

Weather forecasts in recent days have raised the tantalizing possibility that Clark County might see some snow in the first half of the week, a welcome break from what has…
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One person killed in rollover crash on Highway 14 near Camas

Washington State Patrol Trooper Will Finn said the driver and single occupant of the vehicle crashed into a jersey barrier and rolled several times.
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Syringes containing the COVID-19 vaccine are pictured at PeaceHealth Urgent Care Memorial.

Clark County education leaders join state teachers union to press for vaccine

As more teachers and school staffers return to classrooms for in-person instruction, their COVID-19 eligibility timeline can be confusing.
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Clark County reports 135 new COVID-19 cases, one death as surge continues to ebb

Clark County reported 135 new COVID-19 cases on Friday and one additional death as a post-holiday surge in cases continues to ebb.


Touchmark at Fairway Village Resident Care Manger Jessica Pacora received her first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine a few weeks ago, along with many other residents and staff at the assisted living facility in east Vancouver. "I'm really hopeful that this vaccine will allow my residents to get their lives back," she said.

Working in Clark County: Jessica Pacora, resident care manager at Touchmark at Fairway Village

Getting the first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine was an emotional experience for local assisted living facility employee Jessica Pacora.


Shawn Thornton hugs his wife, Shannon Thornton, next to the rubble of their burned home Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, in Malden, Washington the day after a fast-moving wildfire swept through the tiny town west of Rosalia. Shawn and Shannon weren't home at the time, but their son Cody was and managed to get their dog and a few belongings before leaving just minutes before the flames swept through.

Sens. Murray, Cantwell ask Biden provide disaster aid for Washington wildfires

In a letter to President Joe Biden on Friday, U.S. Sens. Maria Cantwell and Patty Murray asked the newly sworn-in president to approve Gov. Jay…

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Gonzaga forward Drew Timme celebrates after scoring a basket during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Pacific in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021.

No. 1 Gonzaga rolls past Pacific, 95-49

Drew Timme scored 22 points and freshman Jalen Suggs came close to a triple-double as top-ranked and undefeated Gonzaga crushed Pacific 95-49 on Saturday night…


FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2021, file photo President Joe Biden signs a series of executive orders in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington.

In first days, Biden flashes action as deep problems loom

Inside the White House, President Joe Biden presided over a focused launch of his administration, using his first days in office to break sharply with…

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Esmeralda Lopez-Lopez appeared in court on Oct. 4, 2019.

Mother who kidnapped her child, fled to Mexico receives 20-month sentence

A mother who abducted her then-4-year-old daughter during a supervised visit at Vancouver Mall more than two years ago and took her to Mexico was…

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