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Raoul Campbell-Rouzan of Vancouver packs up his garage while gearing up for his upcoming move to Arizona on Friday morning. A record number of people are quitting their jobs during the pandemic.

Clark County workers may be part of ‘Great Resignation’ trend

Raoul Campbell-Rouzan of Vancouver packs up his garage while gearing up for his upcoming move to Arizona on Friday morning. A record number of people are quitting their jobs during the pandemic.

September 18, 2021, 6:05am Business

The remote-work atmosphere of the pandemic left lots of extra time for Raoul Campbell-Rouzan to rethink his career path. As a worker at the Washington State Department of Transportation, he didn’t have the urge of excitement for his job. Although it was steady, the slow burn of his dissatisfaction with… Read story

Kim Pohlman of Vancouver, left, Karen Conway of Cincinnati, Ohio, right, and walk along the Vancouver Waterfront Park on Friday afternoon, Oct. 5, 2018. Conway use to live in Vancouver and is back for a visit so the friends decided to brave the rain to check it out. "We were smiling because rain doesn't stop us," Pohlman said.

Rain, wind forecast in Clark County for weekend

Kim Pohlman of Vancouver, left, Karen Conway of Cincinnati, Ohio, right, and walk along the Vancouver Waterfront Park on Friday afternoon, Oct. 5, 2018. Conway use to live in Vancouver and is back for a visit so the friends decided to brave the rain to check it out. "We were smiling because rain doesn't stop us," Pohlman said.

September 14, 2021, 5:10pm Clark County News

David Bishop, meteorologist at the Portland branch of the National Weather Service, wants you to check and clear your gutters and storm drains of debris because it’s going to get rainy this weekend, and puddles could turn to small floods. Read story

The 915 Broadway building in downtown Vancouver is for sale for $7.5 million.

Iconic downtown 915 Broadway building on market

The 915 Broadway building in downtown Vancouver is for sale for $7.5 million.

September 14, 2021, 6:05am Business

The iconic 915 Broadway building in downtown Vancouver is for sale for $7.5 million, showing how much local property is gaining value. Read story

On Tuesday, the Washington State Department of Commerce announced a $5.1 million grant given to the Vancouver Housing Authority to cover the cost of purchasing Bertha's Place, a former hotel near Vancouver Mall that will become a homeless shelter.

Bertha’s Place, central Vancouver homeless shelter, gets $5.1 million grant

On Tuesday, the Washington State Department of Commerce announced a $5.1 million grant given to the Vancouver Housing Authority to cover the cost of purchasing Bertha's Place, a former hotel near Vancouver Mall that will become a homeless shelter.

September 13, 2021, 6:05am Business

On Tuesday, the Washington State Department of Commerce announced a $5.1 million grant to the Vancouver Housing Authority to cover the cost of purchasing Bertha’s Place, a hotel that will become a homeless shelter. Read story

Henry Schuck, ZoomInfo founder and CEO.

ZoomInfo acquires data firm RingLead

Henry Schuck, ZoomInfo founder and CEO.

September 9, 2021, 7:20pm Business

ZoomInfo announced on Thursday that it acquired New York-based company RingLead to help with the company’s organization and workflow, according to a ZoomInfo news release. Read story

"Getting back to work? I don't know," said Meghan Richardson, who's responsible for her child's care after she's discharged from the hospital.

More than 7,000 Clark County residents to be cut off from federal jobless aid

"Getting back to work? I don't know," said Meghan Richardson, who's responsible for her child's care after she's discharged from the hospital.

September 4, 2021, 6:07am Business

Every day for about five hours, Meghan Richardson visits her daughter, Rose Washington, at the hospital’s intensive care unit. Rose was born prematurely before her lungs could fully develop. Read story

Biggs Insurance Services, a three-generation, family-owned insurance company in downtown Vancouver, was bought out by California-based Alliant Insurance on Wednesday.

Longtime Vancouver business Biggs Insurance sold to California company

Biggs Insurance Services, a three-generation, family-owned insurance company in downtown Vancouver, was bought out by California-based Alliant Insurance on Wednesday.

September 3, 2021, 6:04am Business

Biggs Insurance Services, a three-generation family-owned insurance company in downtown Vancouver, was sold to California-based Alliant Insurance on Wednesday. Read story

The ilani casino is among the casinos in the Cowlitz Tribe to be allowed to host sports betting.

ilani, 8 other Washington tribal casinos get OK for sports betting

The ilani casino is among the casinos in the Cowlitz Tribe to be allowed to host sports betting.

September 3, 2021, 6:00am Business

Nine tribal casinos in Washington, including ilani, could launch sports betting after receiving final approval this week from the U.S. Department of Interior, according to the Washington Indian Gaming Association. Read story

The Pointe Apartments in central Vancouver sold to Greystar recently for more than $100 million, according to the Portland Business Journal. Since then, the apartment's name has changed to Avana One Zero Nine.

Greystar buys Vancouver apartment complex the Pointe for $100 million

The Pointe Apartments in central Vancouver sold to Greystar recently for more than $100 million, according to the Portland Business Journal. Since then, the apartment's name has changed to Avana One Zero Nine.

August 31, 2021, 6:30pm Business

The Pointe Apartments in east Vancouver sold to Greystar recently for more than $100 million, according to the Portland Business Journal. Since then, the apartment’s name has changed to Avana One Zero Nine. Read story

Skin Works Etc. is one of over 70 local businesses that participate in a local gift card program, Grow the (360).

Grow the (360) gift cards boost Clark County firms

Skin Works Etc. is one of over 70 local businesses that participate in a local gift card program, Grow the (360).

August 28, 2021, 6:05am Business

Grow the (360), a gift card program that circulates money only to Clark County businesses, aims to get those businesses through the pandemic and support the local economy. Read story