Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Sept. 22, 2020

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Work continues on the Interstate 5 Bridge trunnion replacement project Monday morning. The project will replace a cracked trunnion and the sheaves at the top of the bridge's south tower.

Second day of trunnion commute off to smooth start in Vancouver

The second morning of Clark County’s trunnion commute is off to a smooth start in Vancouver, with only limited southbound slowing in the mile before the Interstate 5 Bridge.
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Democrat Gael Tarleton is challenging incumbent Republican Kim Wyman for Washington Secretary of State.

Secretary of state candidates meet with editorial boardvideo icon

Ensuring the integrity of elections is the most crucial role of the secretary of state. On that, Washington’s Republican incumbent Kim Wyman and her Democratic challenger, state Rep. Gael Tarleton,…
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Clark County reports 95 new COVID-19 cases, one new death since Friday

Clark County recorded 95 new cases and one new death since Friday in data released Monday by Clark County Public Health.
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Task force floats ideas to diversify Vancouver government

A group tasked with making Vancouver’s city leadership more diverse unveiled the preliminary results of their work over the last year.

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Battle Ground City Hall.

Battle Ground to forgive some past-due utility payments

Low-income residents and struggling small businesses in Battle Ground can soon have past-due utility bills forgiven in the city’s latest effort to relieve economic hardships…


FILE - In this March 10, 2020, file photo, traders Steven Kaplan, left, and Gregory Rowe react at the closing on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Wall Street is opening slightly higher, Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020, as markets recover from steep losses Monday.

Wall Street steadies itself after 4-day losing streak

Stocks are drifting higher on Wall Street Tuesday, steadying themselves a day after tumbling amid a raft of worries about the pandemic and governments’ response…


The Vancouver Public Schools Board has decided to retire the Chieftain mascot at Columbia River High school.

New push to retire Native team names headed to Legislature

The first Native American woman elected to the Washington state House of Representatives says she is drafting legislation to remove Native-themed mascots and team names…

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