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Michelle Belkot and Sandra Zavala-Ortega

Vancouver Public Schools board incumbents face challengers

Michelle Belkot and Sandra Zavala-Ortega

October 16, 2021, 2:28pm Clark County News

Two incumbents on the Vancouver Public Schools’ Board of Directors are facing reelection this fall. General election ballots were mailed Friday. Read story

Stanley Lunde

Vancouver police request public’s help with missing man

Stanley Lunde

October 16, 2021, 12:23pm Clark County News

Vancouver Police Department's investigators are requesting public's assistance in locating Stanley Lunde, a 68-year-old man last seen in central Vancouver. Read story

Man hurt in Five Corners shooting

October 16, 2021, 7:14am Clark County News

A man was shot in the leg Friday night outside his home in the Five Corners neighborhood, according to the Clark County Sheriff’s Office. Read story

Chris Collins, project manager for the Lower Columbia Estuary Partnership, walks past a new trail bridge crossing the levee breach to the Columbia River at the Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge on Wednesday morning.

Steigerwald habitat shows signs of health as restoration moves into homestretch

Chris Collins, project manager for the Lower Columbia Estuary Partnership, walks past a new trail bridge crossing the levee breach to the Columbia River at the Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge on Wednesday morning.

October 16, 2021, 6:08am Clark County News

Spread across more than 1,000 acres just east of Washougal lies one of Southwest Washington’s prime wildlife habitats. The Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge has offered 90,000 visitors each year open fields, wandering streams, mountain views, wildlife viewing and easily accessed hiking trails. But the refuge has been closed to… Read story

La Center City Hall (The Columbian files)

3 incumbents, 3 challengers vie for La Center City Council

La Center City Hall (The Columbian files)

October 16, 2021, 6:03am Clark County News

In La Center, voters will choose between three incumbents and three challengers for seats on the city council. Whether the city should continue to operate its own police force or contract with the Clark County Sheriff’s Office for services is a top issue. Read story

(The Columbian)

Morning Press: Washougal shooting; $1M bail in kidnapping, attempted murder; aquaponic farms

(The Columbian)

October 16, 2021, 6:02am Clark County News

In case you missed them, here are some of the top stories from the week: Read story

Columbian editor emeritus Lou Brancaccio, left, and Editor Craig Brown pose for a selfie at a Vancouver coffee shop.

From the Newsroom: What will future hold for news?

Columbian editor emeritus Lou Brancaccio, left, and Editor Craig Brown pose for a selfie at a Vancouver coffee shop.

October 16, 2021, 6:02am Clark County News

When two newspaper editors get together for coffee, there is a lot of good conversation. So needless to say, when I met up with my old boss and current friend Lou Brancaccio at the local Starbucks this week, we solved all of the problems of journalism in an hour. Read story

Clark County residents may apply for rental assistance

October 16, 2021, 6:01am Business

Clark County’s rental assistance programs, which help low-income residents impacted by the pandemic, will accept applications for 800 households to receive assistance, including arrears, starting at 9 a.m. Monday. Read story

The Clark County Courthouse.

Vancouver woman in court in north Clark County pursuit

The Clark County Courthouse.

October 15, 2021, 4:33pm Clark County News

A Vancouver woman is accused of leading sheriff’s deputies on a high-speed chase Wednesday night through north Clark County while under the influence of marijuana. Read story

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