Wednesday, January 20, 2021
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The Interstate 5 Bridge.

Members confirmed for Interstate 5 Bridge replacement group

The Interstate Bridge Replacement Project’s executive steering group held its third meeting Wednesday and voted to confirm a proposed membership lineup for the community advisory group, the second of three…
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Outdoor dining can be a tough sell in winter months.

Vancouver restaurant owners ask lawmakers to speed reopening for businesses

Washington restaurant owners and industry groups are calling on the Legislature to allow them to reopen their doors, but if they were hoping for fast action, they’re going to be…
49 mins ago
Clark County Business
U.S. Sens. Maria Cantwell, from left, and Patty Murray, and U.S. Rep.

Herrera Beutler, Murray, Cantwell attend Biden inauguration

U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler and Sens. Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell were among those who attended Wednesday’s inauguration of President Joe Biden.
1 hour ago
Clark County News

Clark County’s New Year’s COVID-19 surge continues to ebb as vaccination plans evolve

Clark County reported 90 new COVID-19 cases and no new deaths Wednesday as Public Health announced federal officials will deploy a Type 1 incident management team to Southwest Washington to…
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Syringes containing the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine sit in a tray in a vaccination room at St. Joseph Hospital in Orange, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021. (AP Photo/Jae C.

Clark County accepting requests for new phase of coronavirus vaccination

Clark County is now accepting requests for COVID-19 vaccinations for anyone older than 65, and anyone older than 50 who lives in a multigenerational household.


An exterior view of PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center (The Columbian files)

PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center to become in-network for Kaiser

Starting in July 2021, PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center will become an in-network hospital for Kaiser Permanente Northwest members.


Demonstrators march during a protest on Inauguration Day in Southeast Portland, Ore.

Protesters gather, damage Democratic headquarters in Oregon

PORTLAND -- A group of protesters carrying anti-President Joe Biden and anti-police signs were marching Wednesday in Portland streets and damaged the headquarters of the…

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Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard passes the ball during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the San Antonio Spurs in Portland, Ore., Monday, Jan. 18, 2021. The Spurs won 125-104.

Grizzlies-Blazers called off; NBA stresses new protocols

Contact tracing issues for the Memphis Grizzlies meant they would not have enough players eligible to play in Portland on Wednesday night, leading to the…


President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden leave a COVID-19 memorial event at the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, in Washington.

Analysis: For Biden, chance to turn crisis into opportunity

In the 11 weeks since Election Day, the collision of crises confronting President-elect Joe Biden have gone from staggering to almost unimaginable.

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A vial with the COVID-19 vaccine is pictured at PeaceHealth Urgent Care Memorial on Tuesday morning.

Clark County Fairgrounds will be one of mass COVID-19 vaccination sites in Washington

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Monday announced a plan to set up vaccination sites statewide with help from the National Guard and others as part…

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