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Sparks fly as Herrera Beutler, Long define their differences in 3rd District racevideo icon

August 6, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler and Carolyn Long faced off for the first time as 2020 general election rivals during a joint interview with The Columbian’s Editorial Board on Wednesday. Read story

Trunnion, sheaves for September repair of Interstate 5 Bridge span arrivevideo icon

August 5, 2020, 6:05am Business

The Interstate 5 Bridge trunnion replacement project won’t begin in earnest until September, but preliminary work is already underway at the site, including the Tuesday morning arrival of a barge… Read story

Massive Beirut blast kills more than 70, injures thousandsvideo icon

August 4, 2020, 2:40pm Latest News

BEIRUT — A massive explosion rocked Beirut on Tuesday, flattening much of the port, damaging buildings across the capital and sending a giant mushroom cloud into the sky. More than 60 people were killed and more than 3,000 injured, with bodies buried in the rubble, officials said. Read story

Portland police smash window, slash tires of woman’s Prius during protest dustupvideo icon

August 4, 2020, 8:49am Multimedia

PORTLAND — A woman driving a Prius with “press” written on the side had her car tires slashed and rear window shattered by Portland police as she tried to leave the scene of a heated weekend demonstration on the city’s east side, according to the woman and videos of the encounter. Read story

Fire rips through duplexes in Vancouver’s Lincoln neighborhoodvideo icon

July 31, 2020, 9:33am Clark County News

Two people and their pets escaped via second-floor balconies as a fast-moving fire destroyed their adjoining duplexes Friday morning. Read story

Two-vehicle crash in Vancouver sends 3 to hospitalvideo icon

July 29, 2020, 11:01am Clark County News

Police and firefighters responded to a two-vehicle crash with injuries Wednesday in Vancouver’s Ellsworth Springs neighborhood. Read story

Columbia Land Trust inks record-making dealvideo icon

July 25, 2020, 10:00am Clark County News

The largest land acquisition in Columbia Land Trust’s nearly 30-year history is a done deal. Read story

Camas woman, 18, faces attempted murder chargevideo icon

July 24, 2020, 11:44am Clark County News

An 18-year-old Camas woman faces multiple charges, including attempted murder and arson, following a Wednesday fire at a home in Carson.  Read story

Navy vet reluctant symbol of Portland protestsvideo icon

July 20, 2020, 7:22pm Latest News

SALEM, Ore. — The Navy veteran stands passively in Portland amid swirling tear gas. One of the militarized federal agents deployed by President Donald Trump swings a baton at him with full force. With both hands. Five times. Read story

Friction heats up discussion with Senate candidates from 18th Legislative Districtvideo icon

July 19, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Politics

Whether to cut expenses, raise revenue or enact some combination of the two: That was the main point of debate among the three candidates looking to represent Washington’s 18th Legislative District in the Senate, as the state stares down the barrel of a $8.8 billion budget shortfall over the next three years. Read story