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Students line up outside the cafeteria before going into lunch during the weeklong outdoor program at the Cispus Learning Center in Randle on Oct. 8.

Clark County school districts have own approach to outdoors

Students line up outside the cafeteria before going into lunch during the weeklong outdoor program at the Cispus Learning Center in Randle on Oct. 8.

November 3, 2019, 6:05am Clark County Life

Ridgefield students are some of the few in Clark County who still get to go on an overnight trip to learn about the outdoors. Many of the larger school districts go on field trips to different agencies working locally to preserve nature. Students in Ridgefield, La Center and Green Mountain… Read story

Thomas Duncan encourages his students, from left, Austin Park, 3,  Addison Horn, 3, and Rylie Allen, 3, to keep playing while a tour observes the class in district's new the Early Learning Center. To keep up with rapid growth, the school board plans to ask voters to approve a facilities bond next February.

As Ridgefield grows, school district prepares to put bond back on ballot

Thomas Duncan encourages his students, from left, Austin Park, 3,  Addison Horn, 3, and Rylie Allen, 3, to keep playing while a tour observes the class in district's new the Early Learning Center. To keep up with rapid growth, the school board plans to ask voters to approve a facilities bond next February.

October 31, 2019, 6:41pm Clark County News

Ridgefield school officials and residents are gearing up for another campaign season, as the school district will most likely run a bond on the Feb. 11 ballot. Read story

Miranda Jensen walks toward the entrance of the haunted maze she and her mother built next to their home in Ridgefield. The maze is open Oct. 26 and Oct. 31 through Nov. 2, and is free for visitors, although they will accept donations.

Ridgefield family a-maze-s Halloween visitors

Miranda Jensen walks toward the entrance of the haunted maze she and her mother built next to their home in Ridgefield. The maze is open Oct. 26 and Oct. 31 through Nov. 2, and is free for visitors, although they will accept donations.

October 26, 2019, 6:03am Clark County Life

For Miranda Jensen and her mother, there's nothing more neighborly than bringing a little terror to the community. Read story

Ashley Eggleston, center, credits her three kids and three teenagers with saving her life after her heart stopped earlier this month. The teens called 911, started CPR and comforted her kids while first responders worked on her. From left: Owen Meyer, Emilee Tikka, Eggleston, Evan Meyer, Kate Nylund, Eva Sarkinin and Nora Meyer.

Passing teens help kids save Brush Prairie mom after her heart stopped

Ashley Eggleston, center, credits her three kids and three teenagers with saving her life after her heart stopped earlier this month. The teens called 911, started CPR and comforted her kids while first responders worked on her. From left: Owen Meyer, Emilee Tikka, Eggleston, Evan Meyer, Kate Nylund, Eva Sarkinin and Nora Meyer.

October 26, 2019, 6:01am Clark County Health

Ashley Eggleston was never shy to call her three children her angels, but a recent scare brought three new angels into her world. Read story

A car waits for a freight train to pass on Mill Street near McCuddy's Ridgefield Marina on Wednesday.

Ridgefield railroad overpass project out to bid after several delays

A car waits for a freight train to pass on Mill Street near McCuddy's Ridgefield Marina on Wednesday.

October 23, 2019, 7:50pm Clark County News

The Ridgefield overpass project is finally out to bid. Read story

A rendering for how the proposed community center in Camas could look.

Camas officials, residents wade into pool controversy

A rendering for how the proposed community center in Camas could look.

October 20, 2019, 6:03am Clark County News

Mayor Shannon Turk stays away from social media, but she knows if there’s a cheerful sign on her door when she gets home, it was a rough day for her online. Read story

Proposed pool bond prompts write-in campaigns in Camas

October 20, 2019, 6:02am Clark County News

Anger about Camas’ proposed bond has caused a lot of people to take to social media. Read story

Growth key issue in Woodland City Council race

October 18, 2019, 7:11pm Clark County News

Growth was a much-discussed topic around Woodland this past year, as the city’s planning commissioners and councilors looked at rezoning certain parts of the city or annexing surrounding land into city limits. Read story

Candidates for Ridgefield City Council, from left, Matt Swindell, Position 2; Dana Ziemer, Position 2; Rob Aichele, Position 5; Darren Wertz, Position 5; and Sandra Day, Position 7.

Voters could reshuffle Ridgefield City Council

Candidates for Ridgefield City Council, from left, Matt Swindell, Position 2; Dana Ziemer, Position 2; Rob Aichele, Position 5; Darren Wertz, Position 5; and Sandra Day, Position 7.

October 18, 2019, 6:03am Clark County News

With a booming population, a new outdoor sports complex and a long-awaited supermarket coming soon, Ridgefield continues to change. Read story

Philip Johnson, left, and Josh VanGelder will move on to the Battle Ground City Council race for the general election.

Battle Ground council candidates hold differing views

Philip Johnson, left, and Josh VanGelder will move on to the Battle Ground City Council race for the general election.

October 17, 2019, 6:01am Clark County News

According to certain corners of the internet, Battle Ground has been overrun by socialists or is at risk, but Councilor Philip Johnson doesn’t see it. Read story