Sunday, January 19, 2020
Jan. 19, 2020

Linkedin Pinterest

Eight ways to serve the Clark County community for MLK Day

January 14, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

The third Monday in January is considered a day on, not a day off, and for local volunteers it’s often a day spent outside despite the cold weather. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, in commemoration of the well-known civil rights activist, is a day of service — a day to spend bettering one’s community. Read story

Evergreen Habitat for Humanity program provides home repairs to low-income homeowners

January 6, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

Her 980-square-foot home hasn’t changed much since she bought it in the late 1970s. LeRae Brigham insists she is the one who has changed over the years. Read story

Seasons of Hope to host death cafe Jan. 12

December 30, 2019, 6:00am Clark County News

Have you made any New Year’s resolutions? Read story

Lifeline Connections van equipped to take people to sobering unit in Vancouver

December 30, 2019, 6:00am Clark County Health

Cindy Malone had a song stuck in her head as she clocked out of her job in admissions at Lifeline Connections and clocked in to her role driving the Sobering Urgent Response Vehicle around Vancouver. Read story

Knowledge of law fuels fight against source-of-income discrimination

December 29, 2019, 6:00am Clark County News

Last spring, Charmaine Crossley was excited to learn she would receive a Section 8 voucher to help her cover rent. However, when she texted her landlord’s son to give him the good news that she would be receiving rental assistance, he wrote back, “We do not accept Section 8 at this time.” Read story

Mobile home fire puts man in burn center

December 28, 2019, 8:18pm Clark County News

A man was hospitalized Saturday following a mobile home fire in Clark County’s Sunnyside area. Read story

All-breed agility trial a real treat

December 28, 2019, 6:40pm Clark County News

Quilt maneuvered gingerly through the timed course, his white and tan hair swishing with each step. The 4-year-old collie ran up and down a seesaw, leapt over fences, slalomed through posts and zoomed through a tunnel before exiting the arena. Read story

Clark County Salvation Army donations down for holiday season

December 24, 2019, 6:01am Clark County News

The Salvation Army’s iconic red kettles that shoppers see at stores around Clark County this time of year aren’t as flush with donations as they used to be. Read story

Vancouver nonprofits get $5 million in grants, loans for affordable housing

December 19, 2019, 6:43pm Clark County News

The state Department of Commerce on Thursday announced more than $91 million in grants and loans for affordable housing projects, including $4.9 million for Vancouver. Read story

Walk & Knock collects 276,220 pounds of food during drive

December 18, 2019, 7:31pm Clark County News

This month’s Walk & Knock Food Drive collected more than 276,220 pounds of food for the Clark County Food Bank. Read story