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Clark County Life

Painful sting, Asian giant hornets aren’t big killers

August 4, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Life

Asian giant hornets have captured our imagination, and people are spotting them everywhere. Or at least they think they are. Read story

Camas fragrance expert knows noses

August 2, 2020, 6:30am Clark County Life

Publications like Scientific American and Psychology Today have examined our sense of smell and its emotion-triggering component, and many books tout the connection between fragrance, memory and mood. Companies sell… Read story

Everybody has a Story: A hard day’s night back in Sixty-Four

August 2, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Life

We didn’t set out to see the Beatles. And we didn’t, even though we were right there at the concert. Read story

Check it Out: You can color yourself happy

August 2, 2020, 6:00am Clark County Life

Well, it’s officially August, and the world is still a crazy place. When we started to see the pandemic take hold in Washington in March, I thought everything would be back to normal by the summer. Now that we’re in the final weeks of summer, I have to wonder if normalcy (in this case I define “normalcy” as the pre-COVID-19 world), is ever going to return? Thinking this way stresses… Read story

Clark County History: First Chinese American woman pilot

August 2, 2020, 6:00am Clark County Life

In 1934, Leah Hing (1907-2001) became the first Chinese American woman to earn a pilot’s license. Read story

Gardening with Allen: Ground covers can replace lawn

August 1, 2020, 6:05am Clark County Life

I have shady and sloping areas where it is difficult to maintain a lawn. I have been told that ground covers could be a better choice. What kinds would you recommend? Read story

Energy Adviser: When to upgrade a connection

August 1, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Life

Whether a customer is running a household or a factory, the Clark Public Utilities’ electrical grid is built to deliver as much high-quality energy as needed. Read story

Clark County fests carry on as best they can

July 31, 2020, 6:20am Clark County Life

During the summer weekends, Esther Short Park is usually busy with one festival or another. People wearing plastic wristbands balance frosty pints and plates of barbecue or tacos while they amble around the packed park. Read story

Market Fresh Finds: Tasty plums in season, low in calories

July 31, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Life

Plums are in season, with local markets offering them under simple names such as black, red and golden plums. But your grandmother’s fruit orchard might have featured Damson, a favorite European variety. European plums are oblong, while Asian plums are round. Read story

‘Learning to Listen & Lead’ highlights Black life in Vancouver

July 30, 2020, 6:05am Clark County Life

This might hurt a little, but that’s OK. You’ll survive and come out better in the end. Read story