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In Our View: Planned automated parking garage smart step

November 13, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

It is not quite the self-driving cars of the near future nor the flying cars of science fiction, but a proposed building at The Waterfront Vancouver represents a transportation wave of the future. Read story

In Our View: Police funding must be tied to requisite reform

November 12, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

In an ideal world, nobody would steal, physical abuse would be nonexistent, and murder would not occur. Alas, we do not live in that world, meaning that we rely on police to help keep us safe, investigate crimes and lock up perpetrators. Read story

In Our View: Every day should be treated as Veterans Day

November 11, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Following a contentious election that focused on our differences, Veterans Day arrives to remind Americans of what we share. Read story

In Our View: Plans for remote Legislature session advance

November 10, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Plans for the Legislature to meet remotely in January are not yet finalized, but they are moving in the right direction. The coronavirus pandemic inevitably will cause difficulties for the legislative session, and protecting the health of lawmakers will be essential for a smooth session. Read story

In Our View: Biden, Harris and all of us now have work to do

November 8, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

The American people have spoken. Not with one voice, but with a disjointed cacophony of disunion. Read story

Cheers & Jeers: Voter turnout impressive

November 7, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Cheers: To voters. We have mentioned this several times editorially, but we continue to be impressed by local voter turnout for this year’s election. The numbers are not yet official, but it appears about 280,000 Clark County residents turned in ballots, dwarfing the 211,000 that participated in the previous presidential… Read story

In Our View: Local races make biggest impact on daily life

November 6, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Interest in a consequential and compelling presidential election is understandable. But as the results roll in this week — or come to a standstill at times — we are reminded of a quote from Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman. Read story

In Our View: Don’t jump to conclusions over fatal shooting

November 5, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

At this point, the facts are scant. We know that Kevin Peterson Jr., a 21-year-old Black man, was fatally shot last week by Clark County sheriff’s deputies in Hazel Dell, that a young son and father is dead and that our community has questions about that death. Read story

In Our View: Accurate election results are worth the wait

November 4, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

And so we wait, as a contentious presidential election turns dramatic. Read story

In Our View: Voter registration surge bodes well for democracy

November 3, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Regardless of the outcome, the election of 2020 could go down in history as a great awakening of American democracy. The chaos of the past four years, combined with this year’s pandemic and racial unrest, has coalesced into what appears to be record voter turnout. Read story