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Clark County health inspections, Oct. 12-19

October 21, 2020, 11:16am Clark County Life

For more information, call Clark County Public Health at 564-397-8428 or visit www.clark.wa.gov/public-health/restaurant-inspection. In the health department’s scoring system, the fewer the points, the better. A perfect score is 0. The worst possible score is 418. An establishment with 100 or more points will be closed. Read story

7.5 magnitude earthquake hits off coast of Alaska

October 19, 2020, 2:36pm Latest News

JUNEAU, Alaska — A reported 7.5 magnitude earthquake off the Alaska Peninsula on Monday prompted tsunami warnings for a vast swath of communities, leading some schools to evacuate and send students to higher ground. Read story

Contractors work a water main break at Columbia River High School in Vancouver on Oct. 16, 2020.

Water main break sends thousands of gallons into Columbia River High Schoolvideo icon

Contractors work a water main break at Columbia River High School in Vancouver on Oct. 16, 2020.

October 16, 2020, 8:16am Clark County News

Firefighters from Clark County Fire District 6 were called to a water main break on 99th Street shortly after midnight Friday that sent thousands of gallons of water rushing into Columbia River High School, according to a press release. Read story

Anti-tax activist Tim Eyman holds a sign supporting Initiative 976, which would cut most car registration tabs to $30 in Washington state, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, on election day in Bellevue, Wash. If passed by voters, the measure would leave state and local governments scrambling to pay for road paving and other transportation projects. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Washington court strikes down Eyman’s $30 car tab initiative

Anti-tax activist Tim Eyman holds a sign supporting Initiative 976, which would cut most car registration tabs to $30 in Washington state, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, on election day in Bellevue, Wash. If passed by voters, the measure would leave state and local governments scrambling to pay for road paving and other transportation projects. (AP Photo/Ted S.

October 15, 2020, 3:20pm Editor's Choice

SEATTLE  — The Washington Supreme Court on Thursday unanimously struck down Tim Eyman’s Initiative 976, a measure that would have steeply discounted the price of car registrations at $30 while gutting transportation budgets across the state. Read story

Clark County Health Inspections, Oct. 5-12

October 13, 2020, 1:42pm Clark County Life

For more information, call Clark County Public Health at 564-397-8428 or visit www.clark.wa.gov/public-health/restaurant-inspection. In the health department’s scoring system, the fewer the points, the better. A perfect score is 0. The worst possible score is 418. An establishment with 100 or more points will be closed. Read story

Radiological technologist Jenni Barr, left, assists Amy Libby while she gets her first mammogram at Kaiser Permanente's Cascade Park office in August.

First mammogram an easy rite of passage

Radiological technologist Jenni Barr, left, assists Amy Libby while she gets her first mammogram at Kaiser Permanente's Cascade Park office in August.

October 11, 2020, 5:13am Breast Cancer

Like a lot of women, I put off my first mammogram. Kaiser Permanente started pestering me to make an appointment approximately 13 seconds after I turned 40. That was in 2018. Read story

Morning Press: Police shoot suspect; Vancouver Mall remodel; Library flooded

October 10, 2020, 6:02am Clark County News

Are cooler days ahead or will we hang on to that early fall sunshine? For details, check our local weather coverage. Read story

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October 9, 2020, 1:58pm Clark County News

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, the five-term Republican incumbent from Battle Ground, and Vancouver’s Democratic challenger, Carolyn Long, will field questions from the community in a virtual debate hosted by the Clark, Cowlitz and Klickitat-Skamania county branches of the League of Women Voters. Read story

Washington gubernatorial candidates Gov. Jay Inslee, a Democrat, center-left, and Loren Culp, a Republican, center-right, are shown on a monitor in a video control room at the studios of TVW, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020, in Olympia, Wash., as they take part in a debate. Due to concerns over COVID-19, each candidate took part in the debate from individual rooms separate from moderators. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Inslee, Culp meet in first and only governor’s debatevideo icon

Washington gubernatorial candidates Gov. Jay Inslee, a Democrat, center-left, and Loren Culp, a Republican, center-right, are shown on a monitor in a video control room at the studios of TVW, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020, in Olympia, Wash., as they take part in a debate. Due to concerns over COVID-19, each candidate took part in the debate from individual rooms separate from moderators. (AP Photo/Ted S.

October 7, 2020, 8:55pm Election

OLYMPIA — Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee and Republican challenger Loren Culp met in their first and only debate Wednesday night, disagreeing immediately over the state's response to the coronavirus pandemic. Read story

Clark County health inspections, Sept. 28 to Oct. 5

October 7, 2020, 3:49pm Food

For more information, call Clark County Public Health at 564-397-8428 or visit www.clark.wa.gov/public-health/restaurant-inspection. In the health department’s scoring system, the fewer the points, the better. A perfect score is 0. The worst possible score is 418. An establishment with 100 or more points will be closed. Read story