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Facilities manager PJ Hoshowski climbs a ladder to adjust a welcome sign inside the greenhouse at Hawthorne Gardening Company.

Hawthorne lays off 150 at Vancouver site

Facilities manager PJ Hoshowski climbs a ladder to adjust a welcome sign inside the greenhouse at Hawthorne Gardening Company.

February 14, 2022, 5:50pm Business

Hawthorne Gardening Co.’s west Vancouver facility has laid off 150 employees as part of a restructuring of the indoor gardening company. Read story

Ali Sharp serves main courses at George's Molon Lav?. For workers and restaurant owners, Valentine's Day is a happy occasion. "It's a great morale booster for staff," said Anthony Anton, chief executive at the Washington Hospitality Association.

Clark County restaurants say Viva la Valentine’s Day!

Ali Sharp serves main courses at George's Molon Lav?. For workers and restaurant owners, Valentine's Day is a happy occasion. "It's a great morale booster for staff," said Anthony Anton, chief executive at the Washington Hospitality Association.

February 13, 2022, 6:05am Business

Valentine’s Day is for romance — dazzling flowers, bubbly Champagne, thoughtful gifts and loving glances. Read story

KEU Inc., U.S. Army seal deal

February 12, 2022, 2:33pm Business

Local construction contractor KEU Inc. will be making levee repairs along the Missouri River on Lake Waconda in Cass County, Neb. Read story

A sign outside a new home at Kennedy Farm lets homebuyers know the property's status in Ridgefield. The months of inventory and total inventory of homes for sale in Southwest Washington was at the lowest it has ever been in a January last month.

January housing inventory in Clark County lowest on record

A sign outside a new home at Kennedy Farm lets homebuyers know the property's status in Ridgefield. The months of inventory and total inventory of homes for sale in Southwest Washington was at the lowest it has ever been in a January last month.

February 11, 2022, 6:04am Business

Things may not be looking up for homebuyers this year, with the months of inventory and total inventory of homes on the market in Southwest Washington at the lowest it’s ever been in a January. Read story

The Port of Vancouver Board of Commissioners voted to sell a 3.26-acre parcel of its Centennial Industrial Park to a manufacturer for semiconductors.

Port of Vancouver sells parcel in Centennial Industrial Park

The Port of Vancouver Board of Commissioners voted to sell a 3.26-acre parcel of its Centennial Industrial Park to a manufacturer for semiconductors.

February 10, 2022, 6:00am Business

The Port of Vancouver will soon be home to Nu-Tech Machining, which specializes in manufacturing parts for machinery used in computer chip production and testing. Read story

Interstate 5 in Portland (The Columbian files)

Oregon tolling plan: South end of I-205 would be first to see change if ODOT plan takes effect

Interstate 5 in Portland (The Columbian files)

February 9, 2022, 6:03am Clark County News

Drivers in Portland’s metro area could see trips tolled by 2024 or 2025, if Oregon’s plan to toll Portland’s interstate system is enacted. Read story

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Vancouver couple must repay $139K in stolen workers’ compensation benefits

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February 7, 2022, 6:10pm Business

Jeffrey and Karen Pierson of Vancouver pleaded guilty to felony, second-degree theft last week, after collecting workers’ compensation insurance benefits while continuing to work at their son’s Hazel Dell auto repair shop. Read story

Audience members place money in the mouth of a lion character during a performance by the White Lotus dance troupe at Vancouver Mall on Saturday to celebrate Lunar New Year. It is tradition to feed the lion by placing a red envelope containing money in its mouth for good luck. (Molly J.

Vancouver Mall roars into Lunar New Year

Audience members place money in the mouth of a lion character during a performance by the White Lotus dance troupe at Vancouver Mall on Saturday to celebrate Lunar New Year. It is tradition to feed the lion by placing a red envelope containing money in its mouth for good luck. (Molly J.

February 5, 2022, 8:05pm Clark County News

Children, families and shoppers gazed gleefully upon the troupe of lion dancers as the dancers pranced around Vancouver Mall’s Forever 21 Court on Saturday. The event was just one part of the mall’s celebration of Lunar New Year. Read story

A crash Friday night on Northeast Lucia Falls Road in Yacolt took the life of Steven Woolsey. The truck in which he was a passenger went off the road, crashing into several trees.

Yacolt man killed in Friday night crash

A crash Friday night on Northeast Lucia Falls Road in Yacolt took the life of Steven Woolsey. The truck in which he was a passenger went off the road, crashing into several trees.

February 5, 2022, 7:30pm Clark County News

Steven Woolsey, 51 — died Friday night after the truck in which he was a passenger went off the road in Yacolt, crashing into several trees. Read story

Betsy Henning, left, shares a drink with co-worker Nicholas Arnold at AHA, a Vancouver creative agency, in 2016.

Vancouver-based AHA acquired by New York firm

Betsy Henning, left, shares a drink with co-worker Nicholas Arnold at AHA, a Vancouver creative agency, in 2016.

February 4, 2022, 6:05am Business

The AHA brand strategy and creative agency announced this week it has been acquired by New York marketing and communications firm FINN Partners, effective Feb. 1. Read story