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Co-founders Ty Frackiewicz, left, and Ryan Fink give a demonstration for the media at their downtown business, Digs. Digs is a web-based collaboration software for homebuilders and homeowners.

Downtown Vancouver AI firm Digs raises its roof

Co-founders Ty Frackiewicz, left, and Ryan Fink give a demonstration for the media at their downtown business, Digs. Digs is a web-based collaboration software for homebuilders and homeowners.

February 19, 2024, 6:05am Business

Clark County natives Ryan Fink and Ty Frackiewicz are serial entrepreneurs. Their latest tech startup, Digs, combines their collective passions for artificial intelligence and homebuilding. The company’s web-based software creates digital blueprints and helps homebuilders manage collaboration. Read story

What’s open and what’s closed for Presidents Day on Monday

February 18, 2024, 8:00am Clark County News

What’s open and what’s closed for Presidents Day on Monday: Read story

This image provided by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Feb. 6 shows brands of cheese recalled due to a decadelong outbreak of listeria food poisoning that has killed two people and sickened more than two dozen. New lab evidence linked soft cheeses and other dairy products made by Rizo-Lopez Foods of Modesto, Calif., to the outbreak, which was first detected in June 2014.

National listeria outbreak hasn’t affected Clark County

This image provided by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Feb. 6 shows brands of cheese recalled due to a decadelong outbreak of listeria food poisoning that has killed two people and sickened more than two dozen. New lab evidence linked soft cheeses and other dairy products made by Rizo-Lopez Foods of Modesto, Calif., to the outbreak, which was first detected in June 2014.

February 17, 2024, 6:07am Clark County Health

Clark County has no recorded cases tied to the national listeria outbreak that has killed two people and sickened 26 others in the United States, according to Clark County Public Health. Read story

Trending stories on columbian.com on Friday afternoon.

From the Newsroom: Watching our web readership

Trending stories on columbian.com on Friday afternoon.

February 17, 2024, 6:05am Clark County News

After Erin Middlewood took charge of our content following our reorganization last fall, one of the first things she did was change the format of the Monday morning staff meeting. It now includes more training and feedback, and for the first time our two features reporters, Monika Spykerman and Scott… Read story

Hikers walk through a section of old forest and riparian habitat near the West Fork Washougal River in an undated photo.

Nonprofit to save land along Washougal River; Columbia Land Trust to secure 300 acres on West Fork

Hikers walk through a section of old forest and riparian habitat near the West Fork Washougal River in an undated photo.

February 17, 2024, 6:05am Clark County News

Columbia Land Trust has reached an agreement to purchase and conserve 300 acres along the West Fork of the Washougal River. Read story

Cheri Rhodes, gray beanie, joins Mike Moises, white glasses, and other members of their street family as a small fire provides a little warmth in the pouring rain at their downtown Vancouver encampment on a recent afternoon.

Street family gains support network, safety: ‘We all look out for each other’

Cheri Rhodes, gray beanie, joins Mike Moises, white glasses, and other members of their street family as a small fire provides a little warmth in the pouring rain at their downtown Vancouver encampment on a recent afternoon.

February 17, 2024, 6:04am Clark County News

Mike Moises sat around a fire with his family. They sank forks into a round, white cake. Read story

Members of the Clark County Council are pictured after new councilors took the oath of office at the Clark County Public Service Center on Jan. 3, 2023. Councilors are Glen Yung, from left, Michelle Belkot, Karen Bowerman, on screen, Gary Medvigy and Sue Marshall.

What shape should Clark County take? Comprehensive plans determine who or what will be moving in next door

Members of the Clark County Council are pictured after new councilors took the oath of office at the Clark County Public Service Center on Jan. 3, 2023. Councilors are Glen Yung, from left, Michelle Belkot, Karen Bowerman, on screen, Gary Medvigy and Sue Marshall.

February 17, 2024, 6:03am Clark County News

Tune into a city or Clark County council meeting, and there’s a good chance the conversation will eventually involve “the comp plan.” Whether you call it the growth management plan, comprehensive plan or some other variation, they all refer to the same thing. Read story

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

Weather Eye: Warmer temperatures, light rain on their way to county

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

February 17, 2024, 6:00am Clark County News

After another cool and windy forecast for Saturday, we slowly switch back to our normal winter El Nino programming with a chance of light rain or showers and highs well into the 50s next week. Fortunately, the coldest air this week remained well east of our area and we only… Read story

Top Stories: C-Tran; 3rd District candidates and border; Buttigieg and I-5 Bridge; Abandoned buildings and homeless

February 17, 2024, 6:00am Clark County News

In case you missed the, here are some of the top stories of the week. Read story

Clark County Business Briefing

February 17, 2024, 5:58am Business

For the ninth consecutive year, the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to the city of Ridgefield. Read story