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"It's the best investment I've ever made, as far as recreation goes," Glenn Wright said of his kayak.

Clark County is a kayaker’s paradise with various routes

"It's the best investment I've ever made, as far as recreation goes," Glenn Wright said of his kayak.

June 27, 2021, 6:04am Clark County Life

“Paradise is anywhere with a kayak,” says the T-shirt slogan, proven true by the number of kayaks on roof racks speeding toward watery destinations. The popularity of kayaking, a relatively easy, accessible water sport, has grown by leaps and bounds — or at least several paddle-lengths. The number of kayakers… Read story

Kindergarten teacher Katie Plamondon, from left, leads students Phoenix Winmil, 5, Wes Charuchinda, 5, Emery Thomas, 6, and Jay Chou, 6, into the building for their second day of classes at Sifton Elementary School last Sept. 22. Smaller districts are exploring permanent remote options for families who choose them.

Clark County school districts: Remote learning options are here to stay

Kindergarten teacher Katie Plamondon, from left, leads students Phoenix Winmil, 5, Wes Charuchinda, 5, Emery Thomas, 6, and Jay Chou, 6, into the building for their second day of classes at Sifton Elementary School last Sept. 22. Smaller districts are exploring permanent remote options for families who choose them.

June 27, 2021, 6:04am Clark County News

The new way forward in the fast-growing Ridgefield School District now includes the power of online curriculum. Read story

Kevan Holdsworth worked at the Camas mill from 1964 to 2001, according to a press release from Schroeter Goldmark & Bender, the Seattle-based law firm that represented his family.

Former Camas paper mill worker’s family gets $16.67 million in verdict

Kevan Holdsworth worked at the Camas mill from 1964 to 2001, according to a press release from Schroeter Goldmark & Bender, the Seattle-based law firm that represented his family.

June 26, 2021, 9:18pm Business

The family of a former Camas paper mill worker has been awarded $16.67 million in a verdict against Scapa Waycross Inc., which sold asbestos-containing products to the mill up until the 1970s. Read story

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Two hospitalized after two-vehicle accident on I-205

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June 26, 2021, 9:17pm Clark County News

A tree fell on a car and its driver Friday night after a two-vehicle rollover accident on Interstate 205. The driver was taken to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries; the cause of the crash is still under investigation. Read story

The Camas School District Zellerbach Administration Center.

Parents to Camas school officials: Stay the course

The Camas School District Zellerbach Administration Center.

June 26, 2021, 3:17pm Clark County News

CAMAS — In the weeks following a heated May 10 Camas School Board meeting featuring a group of vocal Camas-area residents who railed against what they termed the district’s “woke” agenda, COVID-19 mask mandates, remote learning, and racial justice and equity programs, dozens of Camas parents have written letters and… Read story

Dr. David Slocum, left, joins vet assistant Jessie Dohse as they prepare patient Molly, 1, a hound mix, to be spayed at Hazel Dell Animal Hospital.  Slocum, 73, has worked at the same clinic since he was 14 years old. He plans to sell the clinic this year but will still help homeless people and their pets who need veterinary care.

Working in Clark County: David Slocum, veterinarian and owner of Hazel Dell Animal Hospital

Dr. David Slocum, left, joins vet assistant Jessie Dohse as they prepare patient Molly, 1, a hound mix, to be spayed at Hazel Dell Animal Hospital.  Slocum, 73, has worked at the same clinic since he was 14 years old. He plans to sell the clinic this year but will still help homeless people and their pets who need veterinary care.

June 26, 2021, 6:02am Business

Dr. David Slocum can’t count how many pets his clinic, the Hazel Dell Animal Hospital, is seeing on a daily basis right now. It’s that busy. Read story

Grilled Octopus sits in a pool of chorizo crema at DosAlas.

DosAlas offers elegant small plates at Vancouver waterfront

Grilled Octopus sits in a pool of chorizo crema at DosAlas.

June 25, 2021, 6:01am Clark County Life

After opening several family-friendly Mexican restaurants, including Jorge’s Margarita Factory in downtown Vancouver, restaurateur Jorge Castro realized his dream of creating a chic and exciting spot in his hometown: DosAlas Latin Kitchen & Tequila Bar. Read story

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Two injured in Battle Ground crash with C-Tran bus

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June 23, 2021, 5:57pm Clark County News

A C-Tran bus crashed into a car Tuesday evening in Battle Ground, injuring two people, according to preliminary information from the Battle Ground Police Department. Read story

A crowd soaks up the sunshine on the shores of Battle Ground Lake on Saturday at Battle Ground Lake State Park.

Forecasters upgrade heat wave warning for Clark County

A crowd soaks up the sunshine on the shores of Battle Ground Lake on Saturday at Battle Ground Lake State Park.

June 23, 2021, 5:14pm Clark County Health

Forecasters have upgraded their warning for an unprecedented heat wave set to move into the region starting Friday, predicting dangerously hot temperatures as high as 108 degrees with little cooling overnight. Read story

Five people broke into Liquid Gold on Fourth Plain in east Vancouver on Wednesday morning. (Screenshot from security video provided by Clark County Sheriff's Office.

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Five people broke into Liquid Gold on Fourth Plain in east Vancouver on Wednesday morning. (Screenshot from security video provided by Clark County Sheriff's Office.

June 23, 2021, 11:06am Clark County News

The Clark County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a group of people who broke into an east Vancouver taproom and stole things Wednesday morning. Read story