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Clark County schools ready for the next hurdle

April 18, 2021, 6:05am Clark County News

Just prior to spring break in a pandemic school year when nothing in education has been perfect, Tiffany Martinson asked her class of first-graders at Washington Elementary an elementary kind… Read story

Weather Eye: Vancouver is on track for its driest April ever

April 18, 2021, 6:02am Clark County News

Did you enjoy the 80-degree day Saturday? At 2:53 p.m., Vancouver reached that magic temperature for the first time this year. At 5 p.m., the high reached 83 degrees, just… Read story

Police at the scene of the fatal shooting of William Abbe on Fourth Plain Boulevard and Stapleton Road on April 28, 2020.

Clark County lawmakers split along party lines on police use-of-force bill

Police at the scene of the fatal shooting of William Abbe on Fourth Plain Boulevard and Stapleton Road on April 28, 2020.

April 18, 2021, 6:02am Clark County News

A bill establishing a state office to investigate police use-of-force incidents passed the Legislature last week and is on track to be signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee before the session concludes. Read story

Public Meetings for week of April 18

April 18, 2021, 6:00am Clark County News

Public Meetings for week of April 18 Read story

Zac French, 14, of Battle Ground puts leaves and other debris into a trash can Saturday at Kiwanis Park during Battle Ground's Park Appreciation Day.

Volunteers help clean up Battle Ground’s parks

Zac French, 14, of Battle Ground puts leaves and other debris into a trash can Saturday at Kiwanis Park during Battle Ground's Park Appreciation Day.

April 17, 2021, 7:04pm Clark County News

BATTLE GROUND — Local parks were cleaned as summer approaches on Saturday thanks to several volunteers who participated in Battle Ground’s Park Appreciation Day. Read story

Early morning shooting at Vancouver waterfront leaves one dead

April 17, 2021, 10:45am Clark County News

Police are investigating an early morning shooting at the Vancouver waterfront that left one dead on Saturday. Areas around the popular destination were sealed off for hours during the investigation. Read story

The pieces may be falling in place for U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler.

Herrera Beutler sees big Q1 haul, raises $744,754

The pieces may be falling in place for U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler.

April 17, 2021, 6:04am Clark County News

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, the Republican congresswoman from Battle Ground, dominated the first quarter of fundraising in a bid to defend her seat from three GOP challengers in the 2022 primary. Read story

Workers unload wind blades bound for Canada from the MV Star Kilimanjaro at the Port of Vancouver on May 4, 2020. The ship departed China on April 13 and held 27 blades for nine wind turbines.

Port of Vancouver, importers of oversize cargo push for upgrades to I-84

Workers unload wind blades bound for Canada from the MV Star Kilimanjaro at the Port of Vancouver on May 4, 2020. The ship departed China on April 13 and held 27 blades for nine wind turbines.

April 17, 2021, 6:03am Business

The Port of Vancouver has spent the past few years positioning itself as a major import destination for wind energy components, touting its massive harbor cranes and large storage areas for turbine blades and tower segments. Read story

From the Newsroom: Finding the news in year-old headlines

April 17, 2021, 6:01am Clark County News

Despite the nice weather, I was feeling a little depressed this week. COVID-19 cases are on the rise. We have to wear masks everywhere we go, which isn’t all that many places due to restrictions. The employment picture is a mess. It seems like a year has gone by and… Read story

(The Columbian)

Morning Press: Vancouver teen died of starvation; 192nd reimagined; Camas fitness coach

(The Columbian)

April 17, 2021, 6:00am Clark County News

In case you missed them, here are some of the top stories from the week: Read story