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C-Tran to reduce service on Express routes to Portland

March 28, 2020, 5:57am Clark County News

C-Tran plans to reduce service on its Express routes to downtown Portland. Routes 105, 134, 157, 164 and 199 will have fewer daily trips and lower frequency during morning and afternoon commute times, the transit agency announced Friday. Read story

Herrera Beutler praises $2.2 trillion stimulus package

March 27, 2020, 9:08pm Clark County News

Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, praised the passage of the $2.2 trillion economic rescue package following House approval Friday. Read story

Clark County plans motel rooms for homeless with virus

March 27, 2020, 8:44pm Clark County Health

Clark County expects to have 110 to 130 motel rooms ready by mid-April to quarantine and isolate homeless people affected by the novel coronavirus. Money from the state earmarked for providing shelter during the outbreak may run out by the end of June, however. Read story

Clark County’s second largest food drive postponed

March 27, 2020, 7:05pm Clark County News

The second largest food drive in Clark County has been postponed due to the spread of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. The National Association of Letter Carriers announced Friday it would postpone the annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, originally set for May 9. Read story

Vancouver firefighters battle shop blaze in Barberton area

March 27, 2020, 12:34pm Clark County News

Vancouver firefighters responded shortly before 7 a.m. to 6005 N.E. 139th St. Five engines, two water tenders and two battalion chiefs were dispatched. Read story

Clark County coronavirus cases jump to 76, with one new death reported

March 27, 2020, 11:07am Clark County Health

Clark County Public Health reported 28 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Friday, for a total of 76 cases in the county. The total number of deaths increased to six.  Read story

Pandemic puts in-person work of Clark County therapists, clients on hold

March 27, 2020, 6:04am Clark County Health

There’s something special about visiting the therapist for Denise Weston. Read story

Navigation Center in Vancouver providing some services

March 27, 2020, 6:04am Clark County News

The Navigation Center, which usually provides people without homes some basic services during the day, remains closed during the COVID-19 crisis. However, some services are operating out of the parking lot, although at a limited capacity during scaled-back hours. Read story

Stay-at-home order new plight for homeless in Clark County

March 27, 2020, 6:03am Clark County News

Gov. Jay Inslee ordered Washington residents on Monday to stay home, but what does his proclamation mean for people who don’t have homes? Read story

Downtown Vancouver’s Elements stays open as eateries shift during stay-at-home order

March 27, 2020, 6:01am Business

Steve Early and Mary Shepard picked up their lunch, a boxed and bagged salmon BLT, from Elements Restaurants on Thursday. Read story