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Charles Stuart of Vancouver, right, cools off with an orange popsicle while taking refuge from the heat at the Living Hope Church cooling center on June 28.

Clark County cooling centers open with heat setting in

With temperatures expected in the high 90s and low triple digits starting today, cooling centers and services are open around the county. 
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Kindergartner Tiffany Chang briefly drops her mask to enjoy a socially-distanced snack after recess at Eisenhower Elementary School in May. All students and staff will need to wear masks when the school year starts.

Clark County school districts, businesses take Inslee’s mask announcement in stride

Students and staff in K-12 schools statewide will continue to be legally required to wear masks as protection from COVID-19 under a mandate announced Wednesday by Gov. Jay Inslee.
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Wuhan, China - East Asia, Corona virus, Pneumonia

Clark County COVID-19 cases surge by 26.5 percent over last week

Clark County's rate of COVID-19 infections continued to surge this week, up by about 26.5 percent over last week's numbers, with 382 new cases over seven days and one new…
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Sports

Spencer Tibbits uses a range finder to find his distance from the ninth hold on the second day of the Royal Oaks Invitational in Vancouver.

Spencer Tibbits takes first shot as a pro golfer

In a recent early morning round at Stone Creek Golf Club in Oregon City, Vancouver’s Spencer Tibbits approached the 18th green with a chance at…

Politics

President Joe Biden holds a mask as he responds to a question as he arrives at Lehigh Valley International Airport in Allentown, Pa., Wednesday, July 28, 2021. Biden is in the area to visit the Lehigh Valley operations facility for Mack Trucks and advocate for government investments and clean energy as ways to strengthen U.S. manufacturing.

Biden pushes federal workers — hard — to get vaccinated

The nation's millions of federal workers will be required to verify they've been vaccinated against the coronavirus or else face mandatory masking, weekly testing, distancing…

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Washington Gov. Jay Inslee glances at an aide holding up an image of a visual slide being shown to viewers of a news conference, Thursday, June 3, 2021, in Olympia, Wash. Inslee announced that Washington will be the latest state to offer prizes to encourage people to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Incentives will include a series of giveaways during the month of June including lottery prizes totaling $2 million, college tuition assistance, airline tickets, and game systems. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Inslee: Wear masks indoors in Washington, get vaccinated

Washington will follow federal guidance and recommend that those who are are vaccinated wear a mask in public indoor settings in areas where there is…

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