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Aug. 6, 2020

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Initial jobless claims in Clark County fall by 16%

Clark County’s initial unemployment claims fell by 16 percent last week from 1,362 to 1,147, signaling a minor recovery in the local economy but still a worrisome picture overall.
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Clark County adds one COVID-19 death, 13 new cases

Clark County Public Health confirmed one new death due to COVID-19 and 13 new cases Thursday afternoon.
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Clark County News
The Vancouver City Attorney’s Office is dismissing the criminal case against Kelly C. Carroll, 61, of Battle Ground, who was accused of violating Gov. Jay Inslee’s stay-at-home order in June by reopening her pet grooming business, because of newly discovered evidence.

City to dismiss case against pet groomer accused of defying stay-home order

The Vancouver City Attorney’s Office, citing newly discovered evidence, is dismissing the criminal case against a woman who was accused of violating Gov. Jay Inslee’s stay-at-home order in June by…
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Membership grows as League of Women Voters of Clark County marks 100 years

The League of Women Voters of Clark County turns 100 this year, but the organization is anything but history.

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