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Laura Fitzgibbon joins clients in some warmup exercises via computer. Some clients join the workouts from their adult family homes.

CDM Caregiving Services battles isolation among seniors in Southwest Washington

Laura Fitzgibbon joins clients in some warmup exercises via computer. Some clients join the workouts from their adult family homes.

February 21, 2021, 6:05am Clark County Health

For some of Laura Fitzgibbon’s clients, leaving home to visit a doctor represents a high point in their lives over the last few months. Read story

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

Weather Eye: Thoughts of spring as winter drags its feet

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

February 21, 2021, 6:03am Clark County News

Saturday was a typical winter day with gray clouds, a few showers or drizzle and seasonal temperatures. Read story

Agencies eye Cowlitz River dredging to lower flood risk

February 21, 2021, 6:03am Clark County News

LONGVIEW — Local, state and Army Corps of Engineers officials are planning to dredge the Cowlitz River to lower flood risks until the dam holding back sediment still flowing from Mount St. Helens is raised. Read story

VPS interim superintendent Kathy Everidge.

Roots run deep for Vancouver Public Schools’ interim chief Everidge

VPS interim superintendent Kathy Everidge.

February 21, 2021, 6:02am Clark County News

Kathy Everidge has spent decades in Vancouver Public Schools as a student and educator. Now she is tasked with leading the district through the final months of a most unusual 2020-21 school year as in-person learning and school activities slowly return. Read story

Public meetings for week of Feb. 21

February 21, 2021, 5:59am Clark County News

Public meetings for week of Feb. 21 Read story

A Vancouver Fire Department patch is seen here in the gear room of Fire Station 2 (The Columbian files)

Firefighters extinguish blaze in building’s elevator shaft in downtown Vancouver

A Vancouver Fire Department patch is seen here in the gear room of Fire Station 2 (The Columbian files)

February 20, 2021, 9:11pm Clark County News

Firefighters extinguished a blaze Saturday night in the elevator shaft of the Murdock Building on Broadway in downtown Vancouver. Read story

Jenifer O'Neill of Woodland, center, leads the 7CITY PNW Prayer Walk in prayer Saturday at Esther Short Park.

Group steps up to pray for community, leaders

Jenifer O'Neill of Woodland, center, leads the 7CITY PNW Prayer Walk in prayer Saturday at Esther Short Park.

February 20, 2021, 5:52pm Clark County News

A prayer group spent a calm Saturday morning at several places that are typically hubs for commotion. Read story

Clark County mass vaccine site at the fairgrounds to reopen Tuesday

February 20, 2021, 5:50pm Clark County News

The state Department of Health’s mass vaccinations site at the Clark County Event Center at the Fairgrounds will reopen Tuesday after closing this weekend. Read story

Two people were injured in a mobile home fire Saturday afternoon after a propane tank exploded inside the residence in Vancouver's Rose Village neighborhood.

Two injured in mobile home fire in Vancouver’s Rose Village neighborhood

Two people were injured in a mobile home fire Saturday afternoon after a propane tank exploded inside the residence in Vancouver's Rose Village neighborhood.

February 20, 2021, 2:56pm Clark County News

Two people were injured in a fire after a propane tank exploded inside a mobile home Saturday afternoon in Vancouver's Rose Village neighborhood. A dog and two cats were unaccounted for. Read story

Students can win cash prizes for waterway short videos

February 20, 2021, 6:02am Clark County News

Do you know a kid in middle or high school who's a budding videographer? Students in grades six through 12 can win $100 to $500 cash for their short videos highlighting their connection to local lakes, rivers and streams -- and showing ways that we can keep that water clean. Read story