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ESTHER SHORT:  On July 23, Open House Ministries celebrated its annual Hope in Motion event to benefit families stay at the shelter.

Open House Ministries event held online

ESTHER SHORT:  On July 23, Open House Ministries celebrated its annual Hope in Motion event to benefit families stay at the shelter.

August 22, 2020, 5:57am Community

ESTHER SHORT — On July 23, Open House Ministries celebrated its annual Hope in Motion event to benefit families that stay at the shelter. Read story

$2 million of medical debt removed for families

August 22, 2020, 5:57am Community

SUNNYSIDE — A Vancouver church has removed $2 million in medical debt for families, according to a news release. Read story

Denny Waters

Battle Ground deputy superintendent wins award

Denny Waters

August 22, 2020, 5:56am Community

BATTLE GROUND — Battle Ground Public Schools Deputy Superintendent Denny Waters received the Robert J. Handy Most Effective Administrator Award in the large size school district category at the Washington Association of School Administrators Summer Conference, which was held virtually this year. Read story

SALMON CREEK: A few Vancouver families are facing one another in their own pumpkin-growing competition. The contest that has no name started three years ago between five friends.

Families face off in pumpkin-growing competition

SALMON CREEK: A few Vancouver families are facing one another in their own pumpkin-growing competition. The contest that has no name started three years ago between five friends.

August 22, 2020, 5:55am Community

SALMON CREEK — A few Vancouver families are facing one another in their own pumpkin-growing competition. Read story

Melanie Gilbert, 12, has been keeping busy during the pandemic by maintaining a Victory Garden.

12-year-old starts ‘Victory Garden’

Melanie Gilbert, 12, has been keeping busy during the pandemic by maintaining a Victory Garden.

August 22, 2020, 5:54am Community

CENTRAL PARK — Hannah Remmerde, 12, has been keeping busy during the pandemic by maintaining a Victory Garden at a community garden near the Marshall Community Center. The contest aims to teach children about food insecurity and how they can help feed their families. The effort has grown and Remmerde has partnered with local businesses to hand out more than 300 garden starter kits to children in the Portland metro… Read story

RIDGEFIELD: For his Eagle Scout project, Ridgefield High School Gavin Gannon sewed hundreds of masks for the Ridgefield School District.

Scout makes masks for school district

RIDGEFIELD: For his Eagle Scout project, Ridgefield High School Gavin Gannon sewed hundreds of masks for the Ridgefield School District.

August 15, 2020, 6:00am Community

RIDGEFIELD — One Ridgefield High School student had been working toward becoming an Eagle Scout for years. Read story

ORCHARDS: Vitamin company Mybite through the KMR Group Foundation awards graduating seniors in the Clark County area scholarships to WSU Vancouver and Clark College each year.

Seniors awarded scholarships

ORCHARDS: Vitamin company Mybite through the KMR Group Foundation awards graduating seniors in the Clark County area scholarships to WSU Vancouver and Clark College each year.

August 15, 2020, 5:20am Community

ORCHARDS — The gummy vitamin company Mybite through the KMR Group Foundation awards graduating seniors in the Clark County area scholarships to WSU Vancouver and Clark College each year. Read story

ORCHARDS: A couple celebrated their 70th anniversary in a nontraditional way recently due to COVID-19.

Couple celebrates socially distant anniversary

ORCHARDS: A couple celebrated their 70th anniversary in a nontraditional way recently due to COVID-19.

August 15, 2020, 5:20am Community

ORCHARDS — A couple celebrated their 70th anniversary in a nontraditional way recently due to COVID-19. Read story

Clark College Foundation raises $2 million during pandemic

August 15, 2020, 5:19am Community

CENTRAL PARK — Since March, Clark College Foundation has raised close to $2 million to support the college and its students. Read story

MEADOW HOMES:  Members of the SEWcial Distance Club recently sewed and donated 1,500 cloth masks to ESD 112 for its employees and others to use.

ESD 112 receives mask donations

MEADOW HOMES:  Members of the SEWcial Distance Club recently sewed and donated 1,500 cloth masks to ESD 112 for its employees and others to use.

August 15, 2020, 5:18am Community

MEADOW HOMES — Members of the SEWcial Distance Club recently sewed and donated 1,500 cloth masks to ESD 112 for its employees and others to use. Read story