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From left: Willie Hurst and Katelyn Benhoff, outreach case managers with Share, speak with Mitch and Patrick S., who declined to provide their last names, on Jan. 24, 2019, while performing the annual Point in Time count, a census of the homeless population.

Legislation aims for more accurate count of homeless

Each January, agencies and nonprofits work together to conduct a single-day census of homeless individuals. Better known as the Point in Time count, the data collection is required by both…
Clark County News
Jeana Fink of the Greater Vancouver Chamber lends a hand as Cathy Weeks of Vancouver picks up her Savor the Couve meal order at The Diner. Each week during the 16-week event, volunteers distribute food based on a weekly theme to folks who have purchased a Savor the Couve meal.

Clark County restaurants, nonprofits enjoy boost from Savor the Couve

Patrons pulled up to The Diner in Vancouver on Thursday evening, not to eat at the restaurant but to pick up one of 150 curated meals from Savor the Couve.…
Clark County Business

Vancouver man gets two years in friend’s overdose

A Vancouver man was sentenced Friday to more than two years in prison for selling a friend drugs that caused his fatal overdose.
Clark County News
A worker at a drive-up COVID-19 testing clinic in Puyallup puts a nose swab into a tube of liquid. People who think they may have COVID-19 are urged to visit testing sites, not emergency rooms, to get a test. (Ted S.

Clark County health officials offer guidelines for what to do if you think you have omicron

Clark County hospitals are slammed with people testing positive for COVID-19, and public health officials worry that they will soon be overwhelmed.
Clark County News

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Prairie's Yana Paskar throws Union's Grace Strong at the Norm Friehauf Clark County Championships on Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022, at Skyview High School.

Prairie girls dominate on way to Clark County wrestling title

Prairie girls and Union boys captured team titles at the Clark County Wrestling Championhships on Saturday at Skyview High School.


Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, left, talks with East Pierce Fire and Rescue Chief Bud Backer, right, Sept. 9, 2020, during a tour to survey wildfire damage in Bonney Lake, Wash., south of Seattle. Democratic governors such as California's Gavin Newsom and Washington's Inslee have been clear about their plans to boost spending on climate-related projects, including expanding access to electric vehicles and creating more storage for clean energies such as solar. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Governors turn to budgets to guard against climate change

Their state budgets flush with cash, Democratic and Republican governors alike want to spend some of the windfall on projects aimed at slowing climate change…

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Editorial Cartoons for the week of Jan. 9

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Harrop: Progressives too hung up on the superrich

Letter: Holmes violates patients

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