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Michelle Dawson of Battle Ground, left, and Patriot Prayer leader Joey Gibson speak Saturday in Vancouver's Esther Short Park during the memorial to remember Aaron "Jay" Danielson who was fatally shot after a pro-Trump rally in Portland last month.

Patriot Prayer group mourns man shot at Portland rally

Michelle Dawson of Battle Ground, left, and Patriot Prayer leader Joey Gibson speak Saturday in Vancouver's Esther Short Park during the memorial to remember Aaron "Jay" Danielson who was fatally shot after a pro-Trump rally in Portland last month.

September 5, 2020, 7:10pm Clark County News

Hundreds of people gathered Saturday in Esther Short Park for a remembrance and celebration of life for Aaron “Jay” Danielson, the man fatally shot one week earlier in downtown Portland after a rally in support of President Donald Trump. Read story

Hundreds gather on the pedestrian sidewalk of the Interstate 5 Bridge on Sept. 4, 2017, joining hands and celebrating their recovery from addiction. This year's event is being held virtually.

Hands Across the Bridge sets virtual celebration

Hundreds gather on the pedestrian sidewalk of the Interstate 5 Bridge on Sept. 4, 2017, joining hands and celebrating their recovery from addiction. This year's event is being held virtually.

September 5, 2020, 1:11pm Clark County Health

Hands Across the Bridge is going virtual this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s the first time in 19 years that thousands of people won’t gather on the Interstate 5 Bridge on Labor Day to celebrate recovery from substance abuse. Read story

This undated photo provided by the Danielson family shows Aaron “Jay” Danielson, who was shot in the chest late Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020, in Portland, Ore., as protesters clashed with supporters of President Donald Trump. No one has been arrested in the shooting.

Remembrance planned for shooting victim

This undated photo provided by the Danielson family shows Aaron “Jay” Danielson, who was shot in the chest late Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020, in Portland, Ore., as protesters clashed with supporters of President Donald Trump. No one has been arrested in the shooting.

September 2, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

A remembrance and celebration of life for Aaron "Jay" Danielson, the man fatally shot after a pro-Trump rally in downtown Portland, is being held Saturday afternoon at Esther Short Park. Read story

Clark County Developmental Disabilities Advisory Board seeks award nominees

September 1, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

The Clark County Developmental Disabilities Advisory Board seeks nominations of businesses and employees for its annual awards honoring employees with developmental disabilities and their employers. Read story

A 48-bed secure mental health facility may be built in the field next to Columbia River Mental Health Services in Vancouver's Bagley Downs neighborhood. The campus would consist of either two or three buildings.

Proposed Vancouver mental health facility receives positive feedback

A 48-bed secure mental health facility may be built in the field next to Columbia River Mental Health Services in Vancouver's Bagley Downs neighborhood. The campus would consist of either two or three buildings.

August 28, 2020, 5:21pm Clark County Health

A proposed 48-bed secure behavioral health facility in Vancouver has so far received primarily positive feedback from the community. Read story

A pedestrian strolls past a new, colorful mural on the east side of Van Vista Plaza Assisted Living in downtown Vancouver on Tuesday morning. Vancouver Housing Authority commissioned the painting as part of its ongoing renovation of the 60-unit apartment building for low-income seniors at 410 W. 13th St.

Mural takes wing at Van Vista Plaza Assisted Living

A pedestrian strolls past a new, colorful mural on the east side of Van Vista Plaza Assisted Living in downtown Vancouver on Tuesday morning. Vancouver Housing Authority commissioned the painting as part of its ongoing renovation of the 60-unit apartment building for low-income seniors at 410 W. 13th St.

August 26, 2020, 6:02am Clark County News

A new mural on the east side of Van Vista Plaza Assisted Living depicts the state bird, the American Goldfinch, landing on the state flower, the Pacific rhododendron. Painting started Aug. 17 and wrapped up Sunday. Read story

Clark County Community Services has a new rent assistance program, which opened Monday.

Clark County rolls out emergency rent assistance program

Clark County Community Services has a new rent assistance program, which opened Monday.

August 25, 2020, 6:05am Clark County News

A $5.5 million assistance program intended to help Clark County residents struggling to pay rent during the COVID-19 pandemic officially launched Monday. Read story

A full crate of Bartlett pears is set aside for Urban Abundance program coordinator Lynsey Horne to pick up at Omega Farms in Ridgefield in 2019.

Clark County gleaners get creative to keep fruit harvest safe

A full crate of Bartlett pears is set aside for Urban Abundance program coordinator Lynsey Horne to pick up at Omega Farms in Ridgefield in 2019.

August 20, 2020, 5:22pm Clark County News

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, Urban Abundance is taking a do-it-yourself, socially distanced approach to this year’s fruit harvest season. Read story

Luepke Center manager Dean Scelza chats with a client, who declined to give their name, while on delivery for Meals on Wheels People in March. Scelza was careful not to shake hands or come too close to those on his delivery route to keep both himself and his clients healthy.

Meals on Wheels People shifting some food distribution to Clark County

Luepke Center manager Dean Scelza chats with a client, who declined to give their name, while on delivery for Meals on Wheels People in March. Scelza was careful not to shake hands or come too close to those on his delivery route to keep both himself and his clients healthy.

August 19, 2020, 8:00pm Clark County News

The pre-made meals that Meals on Wheels People delivers to homebound seniors in Clark County will soon be prepared in Clark County. Read story

Michele Houston, from left, chats with Bill Wickens and Cindy Genschorck at Hazel Dell RV Park. Wickens has lived at the park for 13 years and said that with the rent increase, 75 percent of his monthly income will go to rent.

Rent increase at Hazel Dell RV Park rescinded

Michele Houston, from left, chats with Bill Wickens and Cindy Genschorck at Hazel Dell RV Park. Wickens has lived at the park for 13 years and said that with the rent increase, 75 percent of his monthly income will go to rent.

August 17, 2020, 12:54pm Clark County News

A proposed rent increase that would’ve impacted low-income residents at Hazel Dell RV Park was rescinded on Friday. Read story