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The new building at Ridgefield High School, which was funded by a voter-approved 2017 bond.

Ridgefield High School guard allegedly asked girl for photos

The new building at Ridgefield High School, which was funded by a voter-approved 2017 bond.

November 19, 2019, 6:11pm Clark County News

A 32-year-old man who worked as a security guard at Ridgefield High School allegedly messaged a 16-year-old female student in an attempt to get her to send him photos. Read story

Battle Ground, Fire District 3 leaders partner to talk about annexation vote

November 18, 2019, 6:00am Clark County News

North county voters will have the chance to decide if Fire District 3 can annex the city of Battle Ground into its coverage area in February. Read story

Camas seeks input on North Shore plan

November 18, 2019, 6:00am Clark County News

Camas officials are gearing up to create a development plan for an area north of Lacamas Lake, and they’re turning to residents for their ideas first. Read story

(The Columbian files)

Woodland levy lid lift failing by 5 votes; ballots challenged

(The Columbian files)

November 14, 2019, 5:29pm Clark County News

Woodland residents voted down a levy lid lift to fund police personnel and equipment by 18 votes in 2017, and a similar levy request is heading for an even closer finish this year. Read story

Austin Park, 3, watches a tour as school district patrons visit his class in the Early Learning Center at the Ridgefield Administrative and Civic Center.

Ridgefield School District to put $107 million bond before voters in February

Austin Park, 3, watches a tour as school district patrons visit his class in the Early Learning Center at the Ridgefield Administrative and Civic Center.

November 13, 2019, 7:45pm Clark County News

Voters in the Ridgefield School District will consider another school bond in February, a year after the district’s $77 million bond measure fell short of the required 60 percent plus one vote supermajority. Read story

Barry McDonnell is leading in become the next mayor of Camas.

Write-in candidate McDonnell wins Camas mayoral race

Barry McDonnell is leading in become the next mayor of Camas.

November 12, 2019, 4:00pm Clark County News

A little more than a month after launching his write-in campaign, Barry McDonnell learned Tuesday he will be the next mayor of Camas. Read story

Stan Seeberg with the Vancouver Sidewalk Astronomers Club watches the transit of Mercury in front of the sun while in the parking lot of the Hazel Dell Safeway on Monday morning.

Vancouver Sidewalk Astronomers get view of transit of Mercury

Stan Seeberg with the Vancouver Sidewalk Astronomers Club watches the transit of Mercury in front of the sun while in the parking lot of the Hazel Dell Safeway on Monday morning.

November 11, 2019, 3:06pm Clark County News

Space enthusiasts and Safeway shoppers alike had the opportunity to watch Mercury pass between Earth and the sun Monday morning thanks to the Vancouver Sidewalk Astronomers Club. Read story

Camas Mayor Shannon Turk speaks to a packed crowd at a Camas ward meeting at the Camas-Washougal Fire Department Station 42 Thursday night. It was the first chance residents had to speak to a bulk of the city council since residents resoundingly defeated a $78 bond measure in Tuesday's election.

Camas ward meeting: Councilors listen after bond’s big defeat

Camas Mayor Shannon Turk speaks to a packed crowd at a Camas ward meeting at the Camas-Washougal Fire Department Station 42 Thursday night. It was the first chance residents had to speak to a bulk of the city council since residents resoundingly defeated a $78 bond measure in Tuesday's election.

November 8, 2019, 8:40pm Clark County News

CAMAS — Shannon Turk isn’t sure if she won her re-election campaign for the Camas mayoral seat, but she knows the city needs to start the mending process after a tense three-month stretch leading up to Tuesday’s election. Read story

Adam Nelson of Camas heads out the door at Camas Produce, where a driver drove through the front of the store nearly 10 months ago. "It's nice to have it back," he said.

Longtime customers welcome Camas Produce’s return

Adam Nelson of Camas heads out the door at Camas Produce, where a driver drove through the front of the store nearly 10 months ago. "It's nice to have it back," he said.

November 8, 2019, 6:00am Business

CAMAS -- When Sindhu Kuhle stopped by Camas Produce the evening of Jan. 10, she expected to see devastation. Instead, she saw the store's owner, Ali Alquraisha, calmly handing out snacks to community members. Read story

Jan Trygg of Vancouver drops off her ballot on foot at the downtown drop-off box on Tuesday morning.

Latest count: Top vote-getters maintain leads in races around Clark County

Jan Trygg of Vancouver drops off her ballot on foot at the downtown drop-off box on Tuesday morning.

November 6, 2019, 6:58pm Clark County News

It’s been a busy year for Shauna Walters, and it looks like 2020 should be even busier. Read story