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VA assumes management of renamed Vancouver Barracks National Cemetery

May 31, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

The historic military cemetery in Vancouver is now managed by the Department of Veterans Affairs instead of the Department of the Army, a change that will ease some restrictions over who can be laid to rest at the site. Read story

Vancouver, Clark County officials remind that social distancing applies at parks

May 28, 2020, 6:04am Clark County Health

It was 77 degrees at 2 p.m. Wednesday, and the line of cars stretching from the parking kiosk at Frenchman’s Bar Regional Park reached all the way back to state Highway 501, also known as N.W. Lower River Road. Read story

Vancouver Navigation Center in limbo due to virus

May 26, 2020, 6:01pm Clark County News

When COVID-19 hit, the Vancouver Navigation Center had just been getting back on track. Read story

Community gardening lives up to its name on Brush Prairie plots

May 23, 2020, 7:06pm Clark County News

Janeth Sotelo doesn’t buy garlic at the grocery store. She doesn’t buy onions or tomatillos. And she definitely, absolutely doesn’t buy tomatoes. Why would she, when she can grow her own that taste even better? Read story

Clark County’s Phase 2 application shelved in light of Firestone outbreak

May 23, 2020, 6:30pm Clark County Health

Clark County was not among the group of Washington counties given the green light Saturday to move into Phase 2 of reopening, a delay linked to an outbreak of COVID-19 at a Vancouver food processing plant. Read story

Memorial Day observances scaled back, reconfigured in Clark County

May 22, 2020, 5:56pm Clark County News

Memorial Day calls for citizens to come together and remember the soldiers who died in defense of their country. But physically coming together is discouraged right now, thanks to COVID-19. Read story

Washington Republicans call for emergency special session in Olympia

May 21, 2020, 5:49pm Clark County News

Republican state legislators are calling for an emergency special session in Olympia next month to deal with the health and economic fallout of COVID-19. Read story

Vancouver set to give parklets a trial run

May 21, 2020, 6:04am Clark County News

The city of Vancouver is moving forward with a program that would allow coffee shops and restaurants to set up tables in the streets outside their businesses. Read story

Property crimes spike in Vancouver

May 19, 2020, 6:05am Clark County News

The co-owners of Shanahan’s Pub and Grill, Frederick Kurz and David Cookson, hadn’t had to deal with a burglary in almost 12 years. That changed earlier this month. Read story

Blom, no longer in GOP, files to run for re-election to Clark County Council

May 15, 2020, 6:26pm Clark County News

An incumbent Clark County councilor filed to run for re-election on Friday, with one major change — he’s dropped his Republican affiliation, instead deciding to run without a party preference. Read story