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Bridge Sub’s moving history in Vancouver

November 28, 2022, 6:05am Clark County News

Clearly visible as you cross the Interstate 5 Bridge sits one of Vancouver’s oldest buildings. Read story

Interstate Bridge toll removal starts new chapter

November 27, 2022, 6:05am Clark County News

The greatest impromptu celebration in over a decade consumed downtown Vancouver on New Year’s Eve 1928. Cars waiting in anticipation jammed the streets, undeterred by the drizzle and chilly winds,… Read story

Patrick Timm is a local weather specialist. His column appears Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.

Weather Eye: November will leave us in a winterlike manner

Patrick Timm is a local weather specialist. His column appears Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.

November 27, 2022, 6:00am Clark County News

I hope everyone had an enjoyable Thanksgiving. The weather cooperated, with much-above-average high temperatures for Thanksgiving Day. Read story

The Chelatchie Prairie Railroad is receiving $4.7 million from Washington transportation funds for the railroad's rehabilitation. In this 2002 photo, BYCX Railroad volunteers replace rotted ties on the north end of the line.

Chelatchie Prairie Railroad gets $4.7 million boost

The Chelatchie Prairie Railroad is receiving $4.7 million from Washington transportation funds for the railroad's rehabilitation. In this 2002 photo, BYCX Railroad volunteers replace rotted ties on the north end of the line.

November 27, 2022, 6:00am Clark County News

The Chelatchie Prairie Railroad is about to get an update thanks to $4.7 million from Washington transportation funds. Rehabilitation of the line will be broken into three phases, the first of which is scheduled to start this fall. Read story

Washington’s Native community gets a Lifeline

November 27, 2022, 6:00am Clark County Health

Washington just launched the Native and Strong Lifeline — the first program of its kind in the country that is dedicated to serving American Indian and Alaska Native people in crisis. Read story

Children wait in line with their families for a chance to ride dinosaurs. There were also bouncy houses, a jeep ride and a fossil dig for children.

Dinosaurs roar to life in Ridgefield

Children wait in line with their families for a chance to ride dinosaurs. There were also bouncy houses, a jeep ride and a fossil dig for children.

November 26, 2022, 6:28pm Clark County News

“Hello, there,” bellowed dino trainer Joe Johnson as I walked into the Clark County Event Center on Saturday morning. “Welcome to Jurassic Quest,” he continued, introducing his baby Tyrannosaurus rex to the crowd of giggling children around me. Read story

Gardening with Allen: Festive flowers add holiday cheer

November 26, 2022, 6:06am Clark County Life

I noticed poinsettias in a store already. Could you give me some pointers so if I buy a plant early it will last through the holidays? What other flowers can we use to brighten our home during this period? Read story

The Vancouver Housing Authority received a grant from the Cowlitz Tribal Foundation on Wednesday at the annual holiday tree lighting ceremony at ilani.

Cowlitz Tribe hands out $2.5 million in grants from its foundation

The Vancouver Housing Authority received a grant from the Cowlitz Tribal Foundation on Wednesday at the annual holiday tree lighting ceremony at ilani.

November 26, 2022, 6:03am Clark County News

Members of the Cowlitz Indian Tribe and the community gathered to honor recipients of the Cowlitz Tribal Foundation grants at the ilani annual holiday tree lighting ceremony on Wednesday. Read story

The construction sector added 100 jobs last month in Clark County, which is better than usual for October.

Clark County continues strong jobs growth in October

The construction sector added 100 jobs last month in Clark County, which is better than usual for October.

November 26, 2022, 6:03am Business

Another 1,300 jobs were created in Clark County in October, according to the most recent estimates from the Washington Employment Security Department. Read story

From the Newsroom: State’s news media is stressed

November 26, 2022, 6:00am Clark County News

In my job, I see a lot of academic reports about the decline of newspapers. Many of the reports look at the situation across the United States, or in rural America. A few look at similar problems in Europe and Australia. Internet advertising and social media have emaciated the traditional… Read story