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Police tape blocks off the area where Vancouver police officers fatally shot a man they say was armed with a knife Sunday morning. The shooting was at the Sky Ridge Estates mobile home park in Vancouver's North Image neighborhood.

LULAC condemns Jan. 9 fatal shooting by Vancouver police

In a statement issued Saturday, the League of United Latin American Citizens of Southwest Washington condemned the Jan. 9 fatal shooting of a 45-year-old man by Vancouver police officers at…
Courts & Crime
The Clark County Council met Tuesday morning to discuss redistricting maps.

Clark County redistricting process sent back to committee in 3-2 vote by council

The Clark County Council voted Tuesday to send the contentious process of determining council district boundaries back to the committee that previously failed to reach a decision on the issue.
Clark County Politics
Ian Stobie, left, Jake Garza, second from left, and Ben Garrison, third from left, and all of Puyallup, open-carry their guns on the steps of the Legislative Building as they attend a gun rights rally, Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. A Washington state Legislature Senate committee held a public hearing Monday, Jan. 15, on several bills related to guns, including measures to prohibit high-capacity magazines and to ban so-called bump stocks, trigger modification devices designed to increase the rate of fire of a firearm. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Washington lawmakers to consider multiple gun control proposals this session

Lawmakers will consider multiple proposals this session to restrict access to guns in Washington.
Politics
Jill Taylor, Burgerville CEO, is stepping down.

Burgerville CEO stepping down after 5 years

Burgerville USA’s CEO is leaving the business to resume her leadership at The Taylor Group, a coaching and leadership training company she co-founded. 
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John Anzalone

Camas School Board OKs 3-year contract for new superintendent

The Camas School Board has secured a three-year contract with the school district’s new superintendent, John Anzalone.

Business

A rendering by BLRB Architects shows what the Port of Kalama's Mountain Timber Market may look like.

Port of Kalama marketplace moves forward as latest tourism booster

The two-story market in the works at the Port of Kalama is just the latest in a nearly two-decade effort to expand tourism-related business and…

Northwest

FILE - Trees scorched by the Caldor Fire smolder in the Eldorado National Forest, Calif., Friday, Sept. 3, 2021. The Biden administration wants to thin more forests and use prescribed burns to reduce catastrophic wildfires as climate changes makes blazes more intense. (AP Photo/Jae C.

U.S. plans $50B wildfire fight where forests meet suburbia

The Biden administration plans to significantly expand efforts to stave off catastrophic wildfires that have torched areas of the U.S. West by more aggressively thinning…

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Sports

Hudson’s Bay girls play Hockinson on Tuesday, Jan. 4,2022, at Hockinson High School in Brush Prairie.

Paytin Ballard posts 21 points to lead Hudson’s Bay girls past Hockinson

A guard by nature, senior plays a big game inside for the Eagles in 54-37 win

Politics

FILE - President Joe Biden speaks before signing an executive order to improve government services, in the Oval Office of the White House, Dec. 13, 2021, in Washington. Biden's long arc in public life has always had one final ambition: to sit behind the Resolute Desk of the Oval Office. He achieved it, albeit at 78 the oldest person to assume the presidency.

Biden year one takeaways: Grand ambitions, humbling defeats

Joe Biden’s long arc in public life has always had one final ambition: to sit behind the Resolute Desk of the Oval Office.

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This combination of satellite images taken by Himawari-8, a Japanese weather satellite operated by Japan Meteorological Agency and released by National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT), shows an undersea volcano eruption of the Pacific nation of Tonga Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022.

Before Tonga went quiet: Washington woman was texting with her sister as the tsunami surged

On Friday at 8:58 p.m. the first text arrived from her sister in Tonga. It was 5:58 p.m. Saturday over there.

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