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Vet assistant Kristin Skalbeck, left, lends a hand as Dr. Troy Schlines treats four-legged patient Buster, 6, for an ear infection at WellHaven Mill Plain on Monday. The company has experienced a surge in demand during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jones is new leader of the pack at Vancouver-based WellHaven Pet Health

Vancouver-based WellHaven Pet Health has a new CEO, and she’s stepping into the role at a time when the 3-year-old company is experiencing unprecedented demand at its chain of animal…
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The Emancipation Proclamation was signed by President Abraham Lincoln in September 1862 and took effect on Jan.

Washington Legislature leads Juneteenth recognition

The United States will acknowledge Juneteenth as an official public holiday for the first time in history this year, following the example set by the Legislature in May.
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Clark County News
Katie Peneueta was a standout in basketball, volleyball and track and field in her four years at Heritage High School. She will play college basketball at Sacramento State.

All-Region female athlete of the year: Katie Peneueta, Heritage

For many high school basketball players, getting to cut down the nets at the end of the season is a celebration. For Heritage’s Katie Peneueta, it was a validation of…
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FILE - This illustration provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in January 2020 shows the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). The prickly orb is on every news and medical site. It's all over TV and on flyers for COVID car cleaning.

Clark County reports 29 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths

Clark County reported 29 new COVID-19 cases and no new deaths on Thursday as new case averages continue to fall as vaccination rates rise.
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Vencine Hadley, 47, appears Monday in Clark County Superior Court for a review hearing to add a charge of attempted first-degree assault. Hadley was shot by law enforcement officers June 3 after a high-speed chase on southbound Interstate 5 from Kelso to the La Center exit.

Investigation continues in June 3 police shooting near La Center

Regional investigators reported Thursday they're continuing to look into a June 3 police shooting that wounded a driver near La Center, and expect to forward…

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Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson address the media following a hearing about President Donald Trump's travel ban, at the U.S. District Court in Seattle on March 15, 2017.

Google to pay Washington $400,000 to settle campaign finance lawsuit

Google has agreed to pay $400,000 to settle charges that it has not complied with Washington’s strict campaign finance laws, which require businesses to retain…

Northwest

FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2020, file photo, Staff Sgt. Travis Snyder, left, receives the first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine given at Madigan Army Medical Center at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state, south of Seattle. Nurse Jose Picart, right, administered the shot. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday, June 17, 2021, announced a new COVID-19 vaccine incentive lottery for the state's military, family members and veterans because the federal government wasn't sharing individual vaccine status of those groups with the state and there were concerns they would be left out of a previously announced lottery. (AP Photo/Ted S.

New vaccine lottery announced for military in Washington

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday announced a new COVID-19 vaccine incentive lottery for the state’s military, family members and veterans because the federal government…

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