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Clark County News

Oregon creates office for congestion, megaprojects, tolling

January 8, 2020, 6:01am Clark County News

The Oregon Department of Transportation is pumping up its congestion relief program by creating an office to direct megaprojects and tolling. Read story

Legacy Cancer Center receives large gift

January 8, 2020, 5:57am Clark County News

Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center has received a $350,000 gift in support of its Cancer Healing Center, which is supposed to open at the end of this year. Read story

Military appreciation committee turns 10

January 8, 2020, 5:56am Clark County News

The Community Military Appreciation Committee, which recognizes and honors members of the armed forces and their families, is celebrating its 10th anniversary. Read story

Marshall awards deadline extended

January 8, 2020, 5:55am Clark County News

The deadline to nominate someone for the Marshall Adult and Youth Leadership Awards has been extended to Jan. 31. Read story

City council picks Cortes for Battle Ground mayor

January 7, 2020, 5:09pm Clark County News

The Battle Ground City Council elected Adrian Cortes as mayor during its first meeting of the year Monday evening. Read story

Stolen boat from Washougal run aground near Ridgefield

January 7, 2020, 2:41pm Clark County News

Law enforcement officials tracking a stolen boat in the Columbia River were preparing to converge on the craft Tuesday afternoon when its pilot apparently ran it aground near Ridgefield and fled on foot. Read story

Study: Snake River dam removal would cost $2.3B, jeopardize regional economies

January 7, 2020, 9:20am Clark County News

LONGVIEW — A new study commissioned by an association of river commercial groups says removing the four Lower Snake River dams to improve salmon runs would cost $2.3 billion over the next 30 years, boost state carbon emissions and jeopardize already fragile local and regional economies. Read story

Clark College salary negotiations continue

January 7, 2020, 6:15am Clark County News

It was business as usual at Clark College on Monday, the first day of the winter quarter. But the clock is ticking on this relative calm, and each day brings the Vancouver community college closer to a historic faculty strike. Read story

Weather Eye: Much colder conditions begin this weekend

January 7, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

The weather has certainly been a mixed bag around the great Northwest. Heavy snow in the mountains, flooding in Southwest Washington near the Willapa Hills and heavy rain in the foothills and along the coast. Read story

Vancouver City Council swears in Fox; Glover named mayor pro tem

January 6, 2020, 9:13pm Clark County News

Sarah Fox took her position Monday as a Vancouver city councilor during the body’s first meeting of 2020, with an agenda that also saw the unanimous election of Linda Glover as the mayor pro tem. Read story