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Clark County Public Works employees clear a downed tree from Washougal River Road in Washougal on Tuesday.

Downed trees block roads in east, north Clark County

Clark County Public Works employees clear a downed tree from Washougal River Road in Washougal on Tuesday.

September 8, 2020, 8:19pm Clark County News

Public works employees throughout Clark County dealt with widespread damage Monday and Tuesday as a result of the high winds. Read story

Clark County Parks Advisory Board seats to come open Jan. 1

September 4, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

Clark County is seeking applications for three vacancies on the Parks Advisory Board. Read story

Portion of N.E. 72nd Avenue closes Tuesday

September 3, 2020, 6:03am Clark County News

Nearly one mile of Northeast 72nd Avenue will close for at least three weeks beginning next week. Read story

Kristen Stockwell of Vancouver stands with a crowd to protest a confederate monument and support the Black Lives Matter movement at Jefferson Davis Park near Ridgefield on August 28, 2020. Stockwell said she believed the monument behind her should be removed. ÒI think we need to stop promoting so much hate,Ó she said.

Protesters in Ridgefield, Vancouver rally in support of Black lives

Kristen Stockwell of Vancouver stands with a crowd to protest a confederate monument and support the Black Lives Matter movement at Jefferson Davis Park near Ridgefield on August 28, 2020. Stockwell said she believed the monument behind her should be removed. ÒI think we need to stop promoting so much hate,Ó she said.

August 28, 2020, 4:20pm Clark County News

Three demonstrations -- a protest against a Confederate monument outside Ridgefield, a march from the Fort Vancouver National Site to Vancouver City Hall and a Black Lives Matter rally in Esther Short Park -- took place in Clark County on Friday, the 57th anniversary of the March on Washington. Read story

Jefferson Davis Park is seen outside Ridgefield in 2018. The flags flying at the site were recently stolen.

Protest of Jefferson Davis memorial set Friday near Ridgefield

Jefferson Davis Park is seen outside Ridgefield in 2018. The flags flying at the site were recently stolen.

August 27, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

Activists are again pushing back against Jefferson Davis Park, a small memorial visible from Interstate 5 near Ridgefield. Read story

Ridgefield High School.

Ridgefield schools detail reopening plan

Ridgefield High School.

August 22, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

The Ridgefield School District has approved a remote learning plan for the beginning of the school year. Here’s a summary of what that entails: Read story

Vancouver family says vandalism racially motivated

August 21, 2020, 7:32pm Clark County News

Following several vandalism incidents at a Black family’s home in east Vancouver that the residents believe were racially motivated, the Vancouver Police Department said that it found no evidence of a racial catalyst. Read story

Tami Nesburg, left, and her co-worker Randy Krenelka take a walk during their lunch break Thursday at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site. Attractions such as the visitor center, reconstructed Fort Vancouver and Pearson Air Museum are closed, but the parking lots and walking paths are open.

Coronavirus decreases tourism in Vancouver

Tami Nesburg, left, and her co-worker Randy Krenelka take a walk during their lunch break Thursday at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site. Attractions such as the visitor center, reconstructed Fort Vancouver and Pearson Air Museum are closed, but the parking lots and walking paths are open.

August 21, 2020, 6:02am Business

Tourism in Vancouver has been estimated to have dropped by nearly one-third this year compared to last year. The decrease comes as economic shutdowns to slow the spread of COVID-19 continue. Read story

The Clark County Council, from left, Temple Lentz, Julie Olson, Chair Eileen Quiring, John Blom and Gary Medvigy at a meeting in July 2019.

Clark County Council will direct $1.36M in CARES aid to restaurants, food businesses

The Clark County Council, from left, Temple Lentz, Julie Olson, Chair Eileen Quiring, John Blom and Gary Medvigy at a meeting in July 2019.

August 18, 2020, 1:25pm Clark County News

Clark County will disperse $1.36 million in CARES Act aid to local dining businesses. Read story

Woodland High School  (Alisha Jucevic/The Columbian)

Woodland schools to have reopening stages

Woodland High School  (Alisha Jucevic/The Columbian)

August 14, 2020, 3:39pm Clark County News

The Woodland School District has announced its remote learning plan and staged reopening approach. Read story