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The Battle Ground Lodge #2589 recently received a $2,000 Gratitude Grant from the Elks National Foundation. The grant will allow the service group to partner with Battle Ground Adventist Community Services' Diaper Bank. Pictured from left: Darlene Daley, Lomoar Majorowicz, Jim Daley and Maury Parrish.

Battle Ground Elks get Gratitude Grant

The Battle Ground Lodge #2589 recently received a $2,000 Gratitude Grant from the Elks National Foundation. The grant will allow the service group to partner with Battle Ground Adventist Community Services' Diaper Bank. Pictured from left: Darlene Daley, Lomoar Majorowicz, Jim Daley and Maury Parrish.

September 11, 2021, 5:54am Community

The Battle Ground Elks Lodge #2589 recently received its second Gratitude Grant from the Elks National Foundation. The grant will allow the group to partner with Battle Ground Adventist Community Services’ Diaper Bank. At $2,000, the grant helped fund the organization’s July order for 30,000 diapers. The diaper bank provides… Read story

A recent multigeneration family reunion celebrated Vancouver's historical Yinger Dairy and its family. The reunion was held at a cousin's home in Oregon City, Ore. The dairy started in 1900.

Yinger Dairy family members reunite

A recent multigeneration family reunion celebrated Vancouver's historical Yinger Dairy and its family. The reunion was held at a cousin's home in Oregon City, Ore. The dairy started in 1900.

September 11, 2021, 5:42am Community

A recent multigeneration family reunion celebrated Vancouver’s historical Yinger Dairy and its family. Read story

Volunteer opportunities

September 11, 2021, 5:39am Community

The Clark County Manager seeks applicants to fill two positions on the volunteer Community Action Advisory Board. Positions are for one low-income representative and one community representative from the county council District 2. District 2 covers much of west Clark County including the cities of Ridgefield and La Center, and… Read story

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Camas man flies flag since 9/11

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September 11, 2021, 5:32am Community

CAMAS — Richard Bolger, who lives on Northwest Oregon Street in Camas, has flown the Stars and Stripes at his home since Sept. 12, 2001, in commemoration of the terrorist attacks the day before. Read story

Share Vancouver recently benefitted from a nearly $9,500 donation from Orchards Grocery Outlet benefitting the nonprofit's kids backpack food program.

Orchards Grocery Outlet staff, customers help food program

Share Vancouver recently benefitted from a nearly $9,500 donation from Orchards Grocery Outlet benefitting the nonprofit's kids backpack food program.

September 4, 2021, 6:02am Community

ORCHARDS — Share Vancouver recently benefitted from a nearly $9,500 donation from Orchards Grocery Outlet benefiting the nonprofit’s kids’ backpack food program. Read story

Vancouver Mall donation program to benefit 7 schools

September 4, 2021, 6:01am Community

VAN MALL — Vancouver Mall has launched its annual My School Rewards program, with plans to donate $11,300 to seven local schools. Mall patrons can submit their receipts to earn between $500 and $3,000 for a local school between now and April 30, 2022. Read story

Sherry Stose, left, Mary Frances Duggan and Jeanne Firstenburg with a pink Waste Connections recycling bin that supports the Pink Lemonade Project. A new pink Taylor Transport Inc. truck supporting the nonprofit made its debut at a recent cruise-in event at Alderbrook Park in Hockinson.

Pink Lemonade Project keeps on truckin’

Sherry Stose, left, Mary Frances Duggan and Jeanne Firstenburg with a pink Waste Connections recycling bin that supports the Pink Lemonade Project. A new pink Taylor Transport Inc. truck supporting the nonprofit made its debut at a recent cruise-in event at Alderbrook Park in Hockinson.

September 4, 2021, 5:53am Community

BRUSH PRAIRIE — The Pink Fleet is growing. Read story

The U.S. flag is displayed at half staff on a home's flagpole recently following the Aug. 24 death of longtime Scouting volunteer Greg Hamilton at the age of 65.

Orchards family remembers longtime Scouting volunteer

The U.S. flag is displayed at half staff on a home's flagpole recently following the Aug. 24 death of longtime Scouting volunteer Greg Hamilton at the age of 65.

September 4, 2021, 5:45am Community

ORCHARDS — A family displayed the colors at half staff at their home’s flagpole recently following the Aug. 24 death of longtime Scouting volunteer leader Greg Hamilton. He was 65. Read story

Volunteer Tom Denman uses a three-ton excavator to clear an area that will be transformed into a native plant oasis in Vancouver's Riveridge neighborhood Aug. 29.

Volunteers create native plant oasis in Riveridge neighborhood

Volunteer Tom Denman uses a three-ton excavator to clear an area that will be transformed into a native plant oasis in Vancouver's Riveridge neighborhood Aug. 29.

September 4, 2021, 5:34am Community

EAST VANCOUVER — A project to create a native plant oasis in Vancouver’s Riveridge neighborhood began Aug. 29 with volunteer Tom Denman clearing an area with a 3-ton excavator. Read story

Members of the Vancouver Bike Club prepare to depart from the Vancouver Farmers Market withy a load of donated food bound for the Clark County food Bank. On most Sundays, club members gather at the downtown Vancouver event to pick up donations, which benefit the food bank and its partner agencies.

Food bank thanks bike club for yet another donation

Members of the Vancouver Bike Club prepare to depart from the Vancouver Farmers Market withy a load of donated food bound for the Clark County food Bank. On most Sundays, club members gather at the downtown Vancouver event to pick up donations, which benefit the food bank and its partner agencies.

September 4, 2021, 5:34am Community

ESTHER SHORT — Members of the Vancouver Bike Club prepare to depart from the Vancouver Farmers Market with a load of donated food bound for the Clark County Food Bank. Read story