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The Georgia-Pacific paper mill is visible from Northeast Fifth Avenue in Camas in 2017.

Public will have chance to weigh in on Georgia-Pacific mill cleanup

The Georgia-Pacific paper mill is visible from Northeast Fifth Avenue in Camas in 2017.

November 29, 2021, 4:38pm Clark County News

Seven months after at least 50 Camas residents and public officials urged the state’s Department of Ecology during an April 20 public hearing to push for more restrictive environmental cleanup standards at the Georgia-Pacific paper mill in downtown Camas, the public will soon be able to weigh in on the… Read story

A truck drives through water over a road near Everson, Wash., Monday, Nov. 29, 2021 past a car that was stranded by flooding in the area earlier in the month. Localized flooding was expected Monday in Washington state from another in a series of rainstorms, but conditions do not appear to be as severe as when extreme weather hit the region earlier in November.

Flooding in Washington not as severe as earlier storm

A truck drives through water over a road near Everson, Wash., Monday, Nov. 29, 2021 past a car that was stranded by flooding in the area earlier in the month. Localized flooding was expected Monday in Washington state from another in a series of rainstorms, but conditions do not appear to be as severe as when extreme weather hit the region earlier in November.

November 29, 2021, 2:20pm Latest News

BELLINGHAM — Localized flooding in Washington from another in a series of rainstorms doesn't appear to be as severe as an extreme weather flooding event earlier in the month. Read story

Specialist James Denaro works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Nov. 29, 2021. Stock indexes are edging higher on Wall Street Monday as markets regain their footing following a big stumble on Friday on worries about the spread of the new variant of the coronavirus.

Stocks rise as Wall Street steadies following omicron slide

Specialist James Denaro works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Nov. 29, 2021. Stock indexes are edging higher on Wall Street Monday as markets regain their footing following a big stumble on Friday on worries about the spread of the new variant of the coronavirus.

November 29, 2021, 2:00pm Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street steadied itself Monday after last week's stock market slide caused by the newest coronavirus variant, with investors now waiting for more clues about just how much damage it may do to the economy. Read story

Jolene Unsoeld is surrounded by supporters at Gaiser Hall on primary election night Sept. 20, 1988.

Former 3rd District Rep. Jolene Unsoeld dies at age 89

Jolene Unsoeld is surrounded by supporters at Gaiser Hall on primary election night Sept. 20, 1988.

November 29, 2021, 1:56pm Clark County News

Former U.S. Rep. Jolene Unsoeld died Sunday at her home in Olympia at the age of 89, just a few days before her birthday. Read story

People pass through Waterloo train station, in London, during the morning rush hour, Monday, Nov. 29, 2021. The new potentially more contagious omicron variant of the coronavirus popped up in more European countries on Saturday, just days after being identified in South Africa, leaving governments around the world scrambling to stop the spread. In Britain, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said mask-wearing in shops and on public transport will be required, starting Tuesday.

WHO warns that new virus variant poses ‘very high’ risk

People pass through Waterloo train station, in London, during the morning rush hour, Monday, Nov. 29, 2021. The new potentially more contagious omicron variant of the coronavirus popped up in more European countries on Saturday, just days after being identified in South Africa, leaving governments around the world scrambling to stop the spread. In Britain, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said mask-wearing in shops and on public transport will be required, starting Tuesday.

November 29, 2021, 12:55pm Latest News

GENEVA — The World Health Organization warned Monday that the global risk from the omicron variant is “very high” based on the early evidence, saying the mutated coronavirus could lead to surges with “severe consequences.” Read story

FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2020, file photo, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey appears on a screen as he speaks remotely during a hearing before the Senate Commerce Committee on Capitol Hill, in Washington. Shares of Twitter are surging at the market open on Monday, Nov. 29, 2021 following a report that Dorsey will be stepping down from his post.

Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey steps down as CEO

FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2020, file photo, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey appears on a screen as he speaks remotely during a hearing before the Senate Commerce Committee on Capitol Hill, in Washington. Shares of Twitter are surging at the market open on Monday, Nov. 29, 2021 following a report that Dorsey will be stepping down from his post.

November 29, 2021, 10:34am Business

Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey has stepped down as CEO of the social media platform. He has been succeeded by Twitter's current chief technology officer, Parag Agrawal. Read story

Shauna Andrus, left, a nurse volunteering at the University of Washington Medical Center, gives the first shot of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to Emmy Slonecker, 7, Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021, in Seattle. Last week, U.S. health officials gave the final signoff to Pfizer's kid-size COVID-19 shot, a milestone that opened a major expansion of the nation's vaccination campaign to children as young as 5. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Survey: More than 6,000 nurses are needed in hospitals throughout Washington

Shauna Andrus, left, a nurse volunteering at the University of Washington Medical Center, gives the first shot of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to Emmy Slonecker, 7, Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021, in Seattle. Last week, U.S. health officials gave the final signoff to Pfizer's kid-size COVID-19 shot, a milestone that opened a major expansion of the nation's vaccination campaign to children as young as 5. (AP Photo/Ted S.

November 29, 2021, 9:07am Health

The nursing shortage is a pressing reality for hospitals across Washington. Read story

Merriam-Webster’s word of the year for 2021 is ‘vaccine’

November 29, 2021, 8:54am Latest News

Even the dictionary knows you’ve been “doing your own research.” Read story

Norman Nielsen

Vancouver police: Missing, endangered 89-year-old man located

Norman Nielsen

November 29, 2021, 8:09am Clark County News

UPDATE: Norman Nielsen was located safe and is being reunited with his family, the Vancouver Police Department announced Monday afternoon. Read story

Workers pick items before filling boxes to ship at an Amazon fulfillment center, Aug. 1, 2017, in Romeoville. The company is changing its drug testing policy and would no longer disqualify people from working at Amazon if they tested positive for marijuana.

Washington’s pandemic recovery remains slow and uneven

Workers pick items before filling boxes to ship at an Amazon fulfillment center, Aug. 1, 2017, in Romeoville. The company is changing its drug testing policy and would no longer disqualify people from working at Amazon if they tested positive for marijuana.

November 29, 2021, 7:47am Business

If Washingtonians needed another reminder that COVID isn’t done with us yet, the latest round of employment data should do the trick. Read story