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Courtesy Clark County Historical Museum 
 The Clark County Fiar has been around a long time, but just how long is that?

From the Newsroom: How well do you know Clark County?

Courtesy Clark County Historical Museum 
 The Clark County Fiar has been around a long time, but just how long is that?

May 30, 2020, 6:03am Clark County News

I am tired of talking about the newspaper business this week, but I like trivia. In the hope you like trivia, too, I cooked up a Clark County quiz. I tried to make a couple of the questions really tough! Read story

Scott Campbell, from left, will retire as publisher of The Columbian Publishing company today, naming Ben Campbell to succeed him. Longtime Columbian circulation executive Rachel Rose was named as the newspaper’s new circulation director, succeeding Ben Campbell.

The Columbian names Ben Campbell as new publisher

Scott Campbell, from left, will retire as publisher of The Columbian Publishing company today, naming Ben Campbell to succeed him. Longtime Columbian circulation executive Rachel Rose was named as the newspaper’s new circulation director, succeeding Ben Campbell.

May 20, 2020, 6:04am Business

Ben Campbell has been named publisher of The Columbian, continuing a 99-year tradition of Campbell family ownership of the newspaper into its fourth generation. Read story

The Weekend section is one of the priorities to restore to the paper.

From the Newsroom: Powering up our command module

The Weekend section is one of the priorities to restore to the paper.

May 9, 2020, 6:02am Clark County News

I was walking around the newsroom the other day and it reminded me of the movie “Apollo 13.” Read story

From the Newsroom: Marking an event amid an event

April 25, 2020, 6:02am Clark County News

While we journalists have been mostly thinking about covering the novel coronavirus and all of its implications, we are also thinking about how to cover the 40th anniversary of the catastrophic eruption of Mount St. Helens. Read story

From the Newsroom: Savoring the love from our readers

April 18, 2020, 6:05am Clark County News

I don’t know Karl Thies or Martha Wiley, but I sure do appreciate them. Read story

Newsroom pets, clockwise from top left: Jamie and Finlay, two of Web Editor Amy Libby's four cats, play on the cat tree in the living room of her Orchards-area home; Bodhi, who lives with Assistant Metro Editor Jessica Prokop, her husband, dog Lana and rabbit Cameron, gets a ride in a stroller; Photo Editor Amanda Cowan's cat Kaya watches the computer boot up one morning from Cowan's Vancouver home; and Fluff, one of Metro Editor Mark Bowder's two cats, plays while Bowder works from his Vancouver home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

From the Newsroom: More on the new normal of news

Newsroom pets, clockwise from top left: Jamie and Finlay, two of Web Editor Amy Libby's four cats, play on the cat tree in the living room of her Orchards-area home; Bodhi, who lives with Assistant Metro Editor Jessica Prokop, her husband, dog Lana and rabbit Cameron, gets a ride in a stroller; Photo Editor Amanda Cowan's cat Kaya watches the computer boot up one morning from Cowan's Vancouver home; and Fluff, one of Metro Editor Mark Bowder's two cats, plays while Bowder works from his Vancouver home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

April 11, 2020, 6:05am Clark County News

It’s shortly before lunchtime Wednesday, and I am sitting alone at the metro desk, usually the busy hub of a buzzing newsroom. Today, it’s cold and dark — in order to save money, we turned off the lights and turned down the heat — and even the chatter on the… Read story

A sign directing visitors to the front desk if they are in need of a mask is seen here at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical on Monday afternoon, March, 2, 2020.

Clark County coronavirus cases jump to 76, with one new death reported

A sign directing visitors to the front desk if they are in need of a mask is seen here at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical on Monday afternoon, March, 2, 2020.

March 27, 2020, 11:07am Clark County Health

Clark County Public Health reported 28 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Friday, for a total of 76 cases in the county. The total number of deaths increased to six.  Read story

Frank Lopez, who works in security at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center in Vancouver, wears a mask and gloves as he waits to direct COVID-19 patients and other visitors Friday afternoon.

Another COVID-19 case confirmed in Clark County

Frank Lopez, who works in security at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center in Vancouver, wears a mask and gloves as he waits to direct COVID-19 patients and other visitors Friday afternoon.

March 22, 2020, 11:27am Clark County Health

A Sunday morning update from Clark County Public Health shows a 10th local person has been confirmed to be suffering from COVID-19, the novel coronavirus. Read story

This illustration shows the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China.

Number of Clark County COVID-19 cases reaches 9

This illustration shows the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China.

March 21, 2020, 11:16am Clark County Health

Statistics posted Saturday morning by Clark County Public Health show nine confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the community. Read story

The Columbian's newsroom is nearly empty at midday Thursday.

From the Newsroom: Adjusting to these difficult days

The Columbian's newsroom is nearly empty at midday Thursday.

March 21, 2020, 6:02am Clark County News

I don’t know about you, but we have had a routine week around here. Read story