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Energy Adviser: Trimming trees keeps lines clear

October 23, 2021, 6:02am Clark County Life

Clark Public Utilities works hard year-round to deliver reliable, at-cost energy, but despite our best efforts, outages are bound to happen on occasion. Read story

Social clubs open for Vancouver seniors

October 23, 2021, 6:00am Clark County Life

Popular social clubs are open again at Vancouver community centers for seniors to connect with others over shared interests. Read story

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Gardening with Allen: How to prune your trees

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October 23, 2021, 6:00am Clark County Life

Some of my trees need to be pruned. Can I do some of the pruning myself or should I just hire an arborist? Read story

NASA launches tool that measures Western water loss

October 22, 2021, 8:22am Nation & World

DENVER (AP) — NASA on Thursday launched an online platform with information on how much water evaporates into the atmosphere from plants, soils and other surfaces in the U.S. West, data it says could help water managers, farmers and state officials better manage resources in the parched region. Read story

Windsor Castle is reflected in the window of a shop selling Royal souvenirs outside the Castle, in Windsor, England, Friday, Oct. 22, 2021. Britain's Queen Elizabeth II spent a night in a hospital for checks this week after canceling an official trip to Northern Ireland on medical advice, Buckingham Palace said Thursday. The palace said the 95-year-old British monarch went to the private King Edward VII's Hospital in London on Wednesday for "preliminary investigations." It said she returned to her Windsor Castle home at lunchtime on Thursday, "and remains in good spirits.

Queen Elizabeth II back at castle following hospital visit

Windsor Castle is reflected in the window of a shop selling Royal souvenirs outside the Castle, in Windsor, England, Friday, Oct. 22, 2021. Britain's Queen Elizabeth II spent a night in a hospital for checks this week after canceling an official trip to Northern Ireland on medical advice, Buckingham Palace said Thursday. The palace said the 95-year-old British monarch went to the private King Edward VII's Hospital in London on Wednesday for "preliminary investigations." It said she returned to her Windsor Castle home at lunchtime on Thursday, "and remains in good spirits.

October 22, 2021, 8:17am Life

LONDON — Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II was back at Windsor Castle on Friday and in good spirits after revelations that she spent the night in a London hospital earlier this week. Read story

Domestic violence, pets linked

October 22, 2021, 6:02am Life

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and the American Kennel Club (AKC) is bringing awareness to the cause. Many victims with pets may refuse to leave a dangerous situation for fear of their pets’ safety. The AKC Humane Fund hopes that by providing education and grants to domestic abuse shelters… Read story

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra performs music to dance to

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

October 22, 2021, 6:01am Clark County Life

This weekend, the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra will perform dance-inspired works by Maurice Ravel, Igor Stravinsky, Zoltán Kodály and Claude Debussy. Read story

Beloved cat Cole, of Cole and Marmalade, has died

October 22, 2021, 6:00am Pets & Wildlife

TAMPA, Fla. — Revered internet feline Cole, a Tampa resident and half of the YouTube-famous duo Cole and Marmalade, has died. Read story

Penny Wagner appears with her two dogs, Clarence, left, and Cooper in Albuquerque, N.M., on April 8, 2020.

Veterinarians bring pet euthanasia home

Penny Wagner appears with her two dogs, Clarence, left, and Cooper in Albuquerque, N.M., on April 8, 2020.

October 22, 2021, 6:00am Life

NEW YORK — Clarence the giant schnauzer came into Penny Wagner’s life as a puppy nearly eight years ago, at a traumatic time for her family. Read story

This aerial video image provided by KOAT 7 News, shows Santa Fe County Sheriff's Officers responding to the scene of a fatal accidental shooting at a Bonanza Creek, Ranch movie set near Santa Fe, N.M. Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021. Authorities say a woman has been killed and a man injured Thursday after they were shot by a prop firearm at a movie set outside Santa Fe. The Santa Fe County Sheriff's Office says a 42-year-old woman was airlifted to a hospital, where she died, while a 42-year-old man was getting emergency care at another hospital.

Sheriff: Actor Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

This aerial video image provided by KOAT 7 News, shows Santa Fe County Sheriff's Officers responding to the scene of a fatal accidental shooting at a Bonanza Creek, Ranch movie set near Santa Fe, N.M. Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021. Authorities say a woman has been killed and a man injured Thursday after they were shot by a prop firearm at a movie set outside Santa Fe. The Santa Fe County Sheriff's Office says a 42-year-old woman was airlifted to a hospital, where she died, while a 42-year-old man was getting emergency care at another hospital.

October 21, 2021, 8:54pm Entertainment

SANTA FE, N.M. — A prop firearm discharged by veteran actor Alec Baldwin, who is starring and producing a Western movie, killed his director of photography and injured the director Thursday at the movie set outside Santa Fe, the Santa Fe County Sheriff’s Office said. Read story