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A crash on the Interstate 205 Bridge killed one person just after 1 a.m. Saturday, according to a press release from the Portland Police Bureau. A car crash into a tractor-trailer, police say.

Crash kills one on I-205 Bridge

A crash on the Interstate 205 Bridge killed one person just after 1 a.m. Saturday, according to a press release from the Portland Police Bureau. A car crash into a tractor-trailer, police say.

February 8, 2020, 8:17am Clark County News

A crash on the Interstate 205 Bridge killed one person just after 1 a.m. Saturday, according to a press release from the Portland Police Bureau. Read story

This  Jan. 31, 2020 file photo shows a sign for Wall Street in New York.  Stocks are getting off to a weak start, Friday, Feb. 7, despite a strong jobs report. Thanks to rallies over the past few days, the market is still on pace for its best weekly gain since last June.

S&P 500 slips for first time this week as momentum stalls

This  Jan. 31, 2020 file photo shows a sign for Wall Street in New York.  Stocks are getting off to a weak start, Friday, Feb. 7, despite a strong jobs report. Thanks to rallies over the past few days, the market is still on pace for its best weekly gain since last June.

February 7, 2020, 2:22pm Business

Wall Street closed out the market’s best week in eight months Friday with a broad slide as technology and health care stocks gave back some of their recent gains. Read story

Heather Fisher, from left, of Vancouver joins Lori Moore of Beaverton, Ore., and Sydney Robinson of Vancouver at the Barberton Grange as they prepare for an afternoon of crafting on behalf of animal rescue efforts.

Crafters gather to make, upcycle items in Clark County for wildlife rescue effort

Heather Fisher, from left, of Vancouver joins Lori Moore of Beaverton, Ore., and Sydney Robinson of Vancouver at the Barberton Grange as they prepare for an afternoon of crafting on behalf of animal rescue efforts.

February 6, 2020, 5:55am Clark County Life

The half-dozen women who converged on the Barberton Grange to crochet bird nests and sew joey pouches had never met. Read story

Charlie's Sports Bar & Grill has 40-plus TVs for Super Bowl watching.

Find a super spot to watch the Super Bowl in Vancouver

Charlie's Sports Bar & Grill has 40-plus TVs for Super Bowl watching.

January 31, 2020, 6:05am Clark County Life

Sure, you could watch Super Bowl LIV at home. It starts at 3:30 p.m. Feb. 2 on Fox. Put out a bowl of chips, have a few friends over, flip on the TV and watch the San Francisco 49ers and the Kansas City Chiefs battle for the Vince Lombardi Trophy. Read story

Brittany Ashworth, owner of Premier Cirque in Hazel Dell, swings during a Saturday trapeze class. She founded the business because she was tired of commuting to classes in Portland.

Circus arts classes in Hazel Dell gain popularity, offer unique workout

Brittany Ashworth, owner of Premier Cirque in Hazel Dell, swings during a Saturday trapeze class. She founded the business because she was tired of commuting to classes in Portland.

January 26, 2020, 6:05am Clark County Health

After a couple of tries, Kelley Baker kicked up her leg and hooked it around the bar during her first trapeze class at Premier Cirque in Hazel Dell. Pulling yourself up to sit on a trapeze is -- in and of itself -- a workout, even before you try any… Read story

Hannah Barnes, 5, points to one of her great-grandparents as the family plays a family history trivia game during dinner Jan. 10 at the Barnes home in Vancouver. Charlotte Barnes said meals are often the only time they're all sitting together, so they like to tell family stories or play family history trivia games as they eat. Jonah and Charlotte Barnes' book "Turning Little Hearts," an activity book "to connect children with their ancestors," was recently released. It's available online and at Sunrise Bagels, 808 Harney St.

Vancouver couple’s workbook connects kids to generations

Hannah Barnes, 5, points to one of her great-grandparents as the family plays a family history trivia game during dinner Jan. 10 at the Barnes home in Vancouver. Charlotte Barnes said meals are often the only time they're all sitting together, so they like to tell family stories or play family history trivia games as they eat. Jonah and Charlotte Barnes' book "Turning Little Hearts," an activity book "to connect children with their ancestors," was recently released. It's available online and at Sunrise Bagels, 808 Harney St.

January 24, 2020, 5:55am Clark County Life

After Jonah and Charlotte Barnes learned about research linking children’s knowledge of family history to their general well-being, the couple vowed to teach their own kids about their roots. Read story

Shaunte Gates (b.

Exhibit at Tacoma museum celebrates African American men

Shaunte Gates (b.

January 16, 2020, 6:00am Clark County Life

The closest the Smithsonian Institution exhibit “Men of Change: Power. Triumph. Truth.” will get to Vancouver is the Washington State History Museum in Tacoma, where it is on display through March 15. Read story

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (Columbian files)

Clark County boasts fair share of current, former celebrity residents

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (Columbian files)

January 12, 2020, 6:30am Clark County Life

A drive down Officers Row is enough to inform you that former U.S. President Ulysses S. Grant and Nobel Peace Prize winner George C. Marshall once lived in Vancouver. Read story

For snow play, many Clark County residents head to Oregon's Mount Hood.

Playing in snow is cool — and close

For snow play, many Clark County residents head to Oregon's Mount Hood.

January 10, 2020, 6:06am Clark County Life

Serious skiers and snowboarders know where to go and what to do. That doesn’t mean those who take a more casual approach can’t have fun in the snow, too. Read story

Kelly Garcia, pictured at her home in Vancouver, is teaching a class called Adulting 101 through Clark College's continuing education program that will begin in February. The class covers topics such as succeeding in the workplace, housing and money management.

Life lessons inspire new Adulting 101 class at Clark College

Kelly Garcia, pictured at her home in Vancouver, is teaching a class called Adulting 101 through Clark College's continuing education program that will begin in February. The class covers topics such as succeeding in the workplace, housing and money management.

January 10, 2020, 6:05am Clark County Life

Kelly Garcia teaches personal finance courses to people in their 40s and 50s buried by debt and not sure how to dig themselves out. She outlines how to budget with cash envelopes, build an emergency fund and save for retirement. Read story