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From the Newsroom: News about the news industry

September 24, 2022, 6:04am Clark County News

Just when we newspaper journalists start to feel complacent, the folks at the Pew Research Center come out with another survey showing that print media is doomed. Read story

Morning Press: Give More 24!; C-Tran CEO; Columbia River wrecks; Food trucks; Arson, break-in at mayor’s home

September 24, 2022, 6:01am Clark County News

Here are some of the stories that were popular this week with Columbian readers: Read story

Stanford’s at Jantzen Beach to close its doors temporarily

September 24, 2022, 6:31am Clark County News

Stanford’s Restaurant & Bar, 12200 N. Parker Ave., on Jantzen Beach, is temporarily closing, according to Ascend Hospitality Group President and CEO Elaina Morris. Read story

Clark County residents can get assistance for septic system issues

September 24, 2022, 5:31am Clark County News

As part of Septic Smart Week, Clark County Public Health is reminding homeowners assistance is available to county residents for septic system maintenance, repairs and replacement. Read story

Red Cross seeking blood, platelet donors

September 24, 2022, 5:31am Clark County News

The American Red Cross is seeking blood and platelet donations this fall. The Charles Drew Blood Drive takes place today, Sept. 24, between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. at 3131 N. Vancouver Ave. in Portland. A number of other drives are scheduled through Oct. 15. Read story

Clark County school districts to host joint career fairs

September 24, 2022, 5:31am Clark County News

Evergreen, Vancouver and Battle Ground public schools will host several college and career fairs for secondary students at schools across Clark County between Oct. 24 and Oct. 28. Read story

The U.S. Coast Guard on Friday brought in a much larger floating crane to remove the second sunken ship near the Interstate 5 Bridge. The vessel Alert should be lifted and moved to the shipyard within three days.

Coast Guard brings in large crane to remove sunken ship from Columbia River

The U.S. Coast Guard on Friday brought in a much larger floating crane to remove the second sunken ship near the Interstate 5 Bridge. The vessel Alert should be lifted and moved to the shipyard within three days.

September 23, 2022, 6:26pm Clark County News

The U.S. Coast Guard on Friday brought in a much larger floating crane to remove the Alert, one of two vessels that sank near the Interstate 5 Bridge. The former World War II submarine chaser should be lifted and moved to the shipyard within three days. Read story

Washougal High School (Samuel Wilson for the Columbian)

Washougal teachers, district ‘make progress’ in contract talks

Washougal High School (Samuel Wilson for the Columbian)

September 23, 2022, 5:33pm Clark County News

Contract negotiations between the Washougal Association of Educators teachers union and the Washougal School District continued this week with meetings Monday and Thursday. Read story

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson speaks March 23, 2022, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash.  (AP Photo/Ted S.

Ridgefield repair shop fined $10K for violating Clean Air Act

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson speaks March 23, 2022, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash.  (AP Photo/Ted S.

September 23, 2022, 3:49pm Clark County News

The manager of a Ridgefield repair shop was fined $10,000 and sentenced to serve 30 days of community service for altering diesel trucks and violating Washington’s Clean Air Act. Read story

Megan Whetsell, left, and Erek Watson, both of Vancouver, chat with Jeanne Bennett of Columbia Play Project, dressed as "Doug the Slug," as she hands out flyers during Give More24! at The Waterfront Vancouver on Thursday.

Give More 24! raises $3.6 million for Southwest Washington causes

Megan Whetsell, left, and Erek Watson, both of Vancouver, chat with Jeanne Bennett of Columbia Play Project, dressed as "Doug the Slug," as she hands out flyers during Give More24! at The Waterfront Vancouver on Thursday.

September 23, 2022, 2:29pm Clark County Health

The annual Give More 24! online giving marathon concluded Thursday, exceeding its goal of raising $3.5 million in donations. In the end, the campaign raised over $3.6 million from over 6,000 donors to support 216 nonprofits around Southwest Washington. Read story