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Vehicles traveling east on state Highway 500 wait at the stoplight at the intersection of Falk Road during rush hour in February.

Neighbors oppose Highway 500 plan

Vehicles traveling east on state Highway 500 wait at the stoplight at the intersection of Falk Road during rush hour in February.

October 9, 2018, 8:11pm Clark County News

Work to reconfigure state Highway 500 at two problematic intersections could be completed this month, provided the weather holds out. Transportation planners say the project should reduce traffic accidents, but neighbors are worried about pedestrians no longer being able to legally cross the highway. Read story

The Clark County Council will examine a number of roads for changes in the speed limit.

County ordinance updates speed limits in eight places

The Clark County Council will examine a number of roads for changes in the speed limit.

October 9, 2018, 5:52pm Clark County News

The Clark County Council on Tuesday approved an ordinance that updates and reduces speed limits on eight sections of county roads. Read story

Environmentalists Alona and Don Steinke canvass the Carter Park neighborhood to inform voters of Initiative 1631, a ballot measure that would price carbon. The Steinkes have become prominent activists in the region’s environmental community.

Fueling a movement: Don Steinke gathers 2,444 signatures for I-1631

Environmentalists Alona and Don Steinke canvass the Carter Park neighborhood to inform voters of Initiative 1631, a ballot measure that would price carbon. The Steinkes have become prominent activists in the region’s environmental community.

October 8, 2018, 6:01am Clark County News

Local activist devotes his energy to fighting climate change Read story

The Clark County Council will examine a number of roads for changes in the speed limit.

Clark County reviews speed limits

The Clark County Council will examine a number of roads for changes in the speed limit.

October 4, 2018, 8:28pm Clark County News

Clark County is considering setting or reducing speeds limits on eight sections of county roads and is giving residents the chance to opine before any action is taken. Read story

Traffic on the Interstate 5 Bridge continues to plague drivers.

Transportation council backs replacement for I-5 Bridge

Traffic on the Interstate 5 Bridge continues to plague drivers.

October 2, 2018, 8:11pm Clark County News

The Southwest Washington Regional Transportation Council Board of Directors passed a resolution supporting the replacement of the Interstate 5 Bridge with a high-capacity transit with a dedicated guideway. Read story

6-mile stretch of trail in Gorge reopens

September 28, 2018, 8:25pm Clark County News

After more than a year since its closure due to the Eagle Creek Fire, a 6-mile stretch of the Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, a paved bike and walking path, has reopened between the John B. Yeon Trailhead and Cascade Locks, Ore. Read story

A controlled burn at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge on Friday cleared about 26 acres of land to improve habitat for native plants.

Controlled burn on Bachelor Island successful

A controlled burn at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge on Friday cleared about 26 acres of land to improve habitat for native plants.

September 28, 2018, 8:20pm Clark County News

The Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge completed its first-ever controlled prescribed burn Friday afternoon on Bachelor Island. Read story

The stockade at Fort Vancouver National Site, left, is obscured by a historical warehouse building Thursday morning as Vancouver resident Greg Martin walks his 6-month-old dog, Sage.

5 buildings at Fort Vancouver National Site to be demolished

The stockade at Fort Vancouver National Site, left, is obscured by a historical warehouse building Thursday morning as Vancouver resident Greg Martin walks his 6-month-old dog, Sage.

September 27, 2018, 8:53pm Clark County News

In an effort to reclaim the landscape of the Fort Vancouver National Site, the National Park Service announced plans to demolish five buildings near the Vancouver Barracks this fall. Read story

The Vine pulls into Turtle Place in Vancouver in May.

C-Tran sets its sights on Mill Plain

The Vine pulls into Turtle Place in Vancouver in May.

September 26, 2018, 9:07pm Clark County News

With The Vine firmly rooted into Fourth Plain, C-Tran is laying plans to build its next bus rapid transit branch through the city. Read story

Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge to conduct 26-acre prescribed burn

September 24, 2018, 6:02am Clark County News

Don’t panic if you see smoke billowing out of the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge later this week. Read story