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Vancouver resident Roland "Em" Emetaz picks up trash during a recent sweep of the Vancouver Land Bridge, one of his many volunteer activities. The 82-year-old is receiving a service award from the U.S.

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Vancouver resident Roland "Em" Emetaz picks up trash during a recent sweep of the Vancouver Land Bridge, one of his many volunteer activities. The 82-year-old is receiving a service award from the U.S.

June 23, 2015, 12:00am Clark County News

Roland Emetaz lives by a simple philosophy. "If you rest, you rust," he said. Read story

The proposed Tesoro-Savage oil transfer terminal at the Port of Vancouver would include operations at Terminal 5, west of Interstate 5.

Oil terminal environmental review due in November

The proposed Tesoro-Savage oil transfer terminal at the Port of Vancouver would include operations at Terminal 5, west of Interstate 5.

June 22, 2015, 12:00am Business

The detailed environmental review of a proposed oil transfer terminal in Vancouver won't be published until late November, according to a schedule submitted today to the state panel evaluating the project. Read story

The Gifford Pinchot National Forest has approximately 4,100 miles of road.

Gifford Pinchot forest plan a mixed bag

The Gifford Pinchot National Forest has approximately 4,100 miles of road.

June 21, 2015, 12:00am Clark County News

The Gifford Pinchot National Forest is managed much differently than it was two decades ago. Read story

Workers do paving work in 2006 on Interstate 5 at Milepost 7, just south of the 134th Street offramp.

WSDOT crews to begin summer paving work this week

Workers do paving work in 2006 on Interstate 5 at Milepost 7, just south of the 134th Street offramp.

June 14, 2015, 12:00am Clark County News

A series of paving projects this summer will smooth some 15 miles of roadway in Clark County as the Washington State Department of Transportation tackles its annual repairs. Read story

State Supreme Court: Skamania County in violation of GMA

June 13, 2015, 12:00am Clark County News

The state Supreme Court this week handed a victory to environmental advocates who argued that unzoned forestland in Skamania County is in violation of the Growth Management Act. Read story

A Portland-based nonprofit is taking over the promotion and stewardship of Vancouver Lake, shown Monday, marking a transition for the local partnership that oversaw the lake for more than a decade.

Vancouver Lake advocacy in transition

A Portland-based nonprofit is taking over the promotion and stewardship of Vancouver Lake, shown Monday, marking a transition for the local partnership that oversaw the lake for more than a decade.

June 12, 2015, 12:00am Clark County News

A decade-long partnership dedicated to Vancouver Lake will step into the background, announcing a handoff of sorts to a Portland-based nonprofit this month. Read story

C-Tran's Route 39 bus stops for a passenger on East Fourth Plain Boulevard  on Aug.

C-Tran to acquire land for bus rapid transit

C-Tran's Route 39 bus stops for a passenger on East Fourth Plain Boulevard  on Aug.

June 10, 2015, 12:00am Clark County News

The C-Tran Board of Directors on Tuesday voted to move forward with acquiring property for the agency's planned bus rapid transit system in Vancouver. Read story

Culverts are among the most common type of barrier for fish on Washington waterways.

Statewide effort takes aim at removing barriers that block fish

Culverts are among the most common type of barrier for fish on Washington waterways.

June 9, 2015, 12:00am Clark County News

A little-known state board has begun sizing up a daunting task: removing the many barriers that block fish across the state's waterways. Read story

90-degree temperatures may be headed to county this weekend

June 5, 2015, 12:00am Clark County News

It's not quite a heat wave, but a decent warmup this weekend will bring Clark County its highest temperatures of 2015 so far. Afternoon highs could crack 90 degrees for the first time this year, according to the National Weather Service. Read story

Army Corps to review oil terminal plan

June 4, 2015, 12:00am Clark County News

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will conduct its own review of a proposed oil transfer terminal at the Port of Vancouver, the agency announced Thursday. Read story