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C-Tran: C’mon and take a free ride

August 12, 2015, 5:00pm Clark County News

RIDGEFIELD — Shortly after stepping off a C-Tran bus Wednesday at the Clark County Fair, Vancouver resident Dennis Hall had no trouble listing reasons why he and Sylvia Hall ditched the car to travel to the event. Read story

C-Tran to offer low-income student pass

August 11, 2015, 5:00pm Clark County News

A limited number of low-income students in Clark County will receive free bus passes this school year under a pilot program approved Tuesday by the C-Tran Board of Directors. Read story

NuStar appeal of environment review heard

August 6, 2015, 5:00pm Clark County News

A proposal by NuStar Energy to handle crude oil at the Port of Vancouver went under the microscope for a second day Thursday as a hearings examiner listened to several hours of testimony on the project. Read story

County-owned wood-supported bridge slated for removal

August 5, 2015, 5:00pm Clark County News

When construction crews demolish the Fifth Plain Creek Bridge next week, it will mark something of a milestone for Clark County. Read story

Port releases new oil terminal lease details

August 5, 2015, 5:00pm Business

A mostly unredacted lease for a rail-to-marine oil transfer terminal at the Port of Vancouver, released today as part of a legal settlement, hands critics of the port's lack of transparency a victory, raises fresh questions about the port's decision to scrub parts of the contract and arrives during an election year that will install a new commissioner on the port's three-member board. Read story

EPA: Oil terminal plan doesn’t pass muster

August 3, 2015, 5:00pm Business

A plan to build the nation's largest oil-by-rail terminal in Vancouver does not comply with the federal Clean Water Act, and should not be granted a key permit until its impacts are fully addressed, according to a letter the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency sent to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers last week. Read story

Study predicts bird deaths at wind farms

August 2, 2015, 5:00pm Clark County News

A Washington State University Vancouver researcher has helped develop a model aiming to predict the number of birds that would be killed by a wind farm if it's built. Read story

State: Extreme wildfire danger this weekend

July 31, 2015, 5:00pm Clark County News

Unrelenting heat mixed with the possibility of lightning and high winds in the coming days will bring Washington its most dangerous fire conditions of the year, state fire officials announced Friday. Read story

Heat wave brings triple-digit temps to Clark County

July 29, 2015, 5:00pm Clark County News

An ongoing heat wave could bring Clark County triple-digit temperatures this afternoon, forecasters said. Read story

Busy paving season underway in Clark County

July 28, 2015, 5:00pm Clark County News

When the Washington State Department of Transportation began repaving a major thoroughfare between Vancouver and Battle Ground this week, it wasn't as simple as rolling out the asphalt on a day's notice. Read story