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The Council for the Homeless website.

Many wonder how to pay rent as end of eviction moratorium looms

David Poland doesn’t know how he’s going to pay his November rent.
Clark County News
Derik Ford.

Former Washougal mayoral candidate dies

Derik Ford, the former Washougal mayoral candidate, has died, according to the Washougal Police Department.
Clark County News
Michelle Belkot and Sandra Zavala-Ortega

Vancouver Public Schools board incumbents face challengers

Two incumbents on the Vancouver Public Schools’ Board of Directors are facing reelection this fall. General election ballots were mailed Friday.
Election
Tim Tran and his wife-to-be, Thuy (now Cathy), enjoy a typical, informal American pleasure at Pacific University in 1971: watching a pie-eating contest.

Tim Tran of Camas escaped from Vietnam to find success in the U.S.

Tim Tran watched the United States’ chaotic exit from Afghanistan with alarm, disappointment and recognition.
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Sports

Washington State running back Max Borghi, center right, runs for a touchdown as Stanford linebacker Andres Fox defends during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021, in Pullman, Wash. Washington State won 34-31.

Borghi leads Washington State over Stanford, 34-31

Max Borghi scored on a 2-yard run with 1:30 left in the game as Washington State came back to beat Stanford 34-31 on Saturday in…

Politics

FILE - In this June 27, 2017 file photo, protesters block a street during a demonstration against the Republican bill in the U.S. Senate to replace former President Barack Obama’s health care law, in Salt Lake City.

As Democrats bicker over massive spending plan, here’s what’s at stake for Medicaid

Hours after the Supreme Court in 2012 narrowly upheld the Affordable Care Act but rejected making Medicaid expansion mandatory for states, Obama administration officials laughed…

Editor's Choice

Washougal physician assistant Scott Miller speaks against COVID-19 safety precautions such as mask mandates and distance-learning during a Camas School Board meeting on May 10, 2021.

Washougal physician assistant’s license suspended over COVID actions

The Washington Medical Commission suspended the license of Washougal pediatric health care provider Scott C. Miller as of Tuesday.

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Health

FILE - This image provided by Biogen on Monday, June 7, 2021 shows a vial and packaging for the drug Aduhelm. The first new Alzheimer's treatment in more than 20 years was hailed as a breakthrough when regulators approved it in June 2021, but its rollout has been slowed by questions about its price and how well it works.

In quiet debut, Alzheimer’s drug finds questions, skepticism

The first new Alzheimer’s treatment in more than 20 years was hailed as a breakthrough when regulators approved it more than four months ago, but…

Life

A sign warns motorists of the closure of Sequoia National Park as the KNP Complex fire threatens the area on Sept. 15, 2021 in Three Rivers, California.

‘Running out of options’: Fight to protect giant sequoias has gotten experimental

As flames from the KNP Complex threatened to race up a steep slope toward the remote Muir Grove of giant sequoias, officials at Sequoia and…

Nation / World

Surfside Mayor Charles Burkett gives his remarks during the daily morning press conference outside Miami-Dade County's operational center on Sunday, July 11, 2021.

After tragedy, Surfside mayor comforts families, stokes feuds and floats a conspiracy

Charles Burkett wants to know why. Why did half of Champlain Towers South crumble on June 24? Why did the deadliest residential building failure in…

Your Vote: A guide to voting in Washington

Your Vote: A guide to voting in Washington

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Editorial cartoons for the week of Oct. 10

In Our View: Election recommendations recapped; now vote

Jayne: Election is time to be engaged

Calmes: McConnell relishes role as partisan obstructionist

Other Papers Say: Protect national monuments

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