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Fire officials investigate arson at west Hazel Dell house

Fire officials say a woman looked out her window Tuesday night in west Hazel Dell to see a man in a black mask holding a gas can outside of her…
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Sleeping areas are separated by shower curtains for sanitary purposes at the Winter Hospitality Overflows's emergency shelters in 2020. They also require guests to wear masks at all times unless they are eating or sleeping.

Winter Hospitality Overflow provides shelter, food to homeless in Clark County

John Leinenbach, 55, has been homeless for about 10 years.
Health
Art by Aimee Berg (Contributed photo)

Art therapy a healing outlet for breast cancer patients

The emotions associated with a breast cancer diagnosis and treatment are sometimes too overwhelming to put into words. When there are no words, many breast cancer patients and survivors opt…
Clark County Health
The Clark County Courthouse, front, and Clark County Jail in downtown Vancouver are pictured in May 2019.

Evergreen Public Schools union’s ex-treasurer sentenced in $70,000 theft

The former treasurer of an Evergreen Public Schools employees union was sentenced Tuesday to six months for stealing $70,000 from the union’s bank account last year.
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The homepage of the Washington Employment Security Department.

400 fewer Clark County residents employed in September

There were 400 fewer employed residents in Clark County in September, but the recovery continues on an upward trend, said Scott Bailey, regional economist for…

Business

The Vancouver Innovation Center is awaiting its new development. The development plans include a "dense town center" that's a 20-minute neighborhood with all the amenities that a Vancouverite would need at all hours of the day.

Vancouver Innovation Center renovations continue

Since the Vancouver Innovation Center in Fisher’s Landing was purchased by new ownership from New York, much change is happening to transform the former HP…

Northwest

FILE - In this June 6, 2021 file photo, a youth receives a Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine in the central Israeli city of Rishon LeZion.

Pfizer vaccines for younger kids expected in Washington next week

Health officials in Washington said Wednesday they are expecting about 316,000 doses of kid-sized Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines to arrive in the state next week ahead…

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Politics

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., standing with other House Democrats, talks to reporters outside the West Wing of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2021, following a meeting with President Joe Biden to work out details of the Biden administration's domestic agenda.

Biden deal in ‘pretty good shape,’ but no breakthrough yet

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi declared Wednesday that Democrats are in “pretty good shape” on President Joe Biden's sweeping domestic plan, but hopes for a breakthrough…

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Clark County Councilor Julie Olson and Council Chair Eileen Quiring O'Brien during a county council meeting in late 2019.

Efforts to redraw council district maps hindered by Clark County Council

With little more than two months left, the county is at long last making progress on efforts to redraw the council districts map.

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Many events in Clark County have been altered or canceled due to coronavirus rules. Contact organizers to verify details.

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This October 2021 photo provided by Pfizer shows kid-size doses of its COVID-19 vaccine in Puurs, Belgium. Kid-size doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine may be getting closer as government advisers on Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2021 began deliberating whether there's enough evidence that the shots are safe and effective for 5- to 11-year-olds.

FDA advisers back Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for young kids

A panel of U.S. health advisers on Tuesday endorsed kid-size doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine, moving the U.S. closer to beginning vaccinations in children ages…

Life

This image released by Milk Street shows a recipe for harissa-spiced pasta with chicken and green beans.

African spices amp up Italian pasta sauce

Many Americans think of only a handful of countries when they hear the word Mediterranean. But that sea is surrounded by a diverse set of…

Nation / World

A bouquet of flowers is left to honor cinematographer Halyna Hutchins outside the Bonanza Creek Ranch in Santa Fe, N.M., Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021. Hutchins died after actor Alec Baldwin fired a fatal gunshot from a prop gun that he had been told was safe. (AP Photo/Jae C.

Sheriff: Movie set showed ‘some complacency’ with weapons

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico authorities said Wednesday they have recovered a lead projectile believed to have been fired from the gun used…

Your Vote: A guide to voting in Washington

Your Vote: A guide to voting in Washington

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Letter: Make thoughtful choice in Camas

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