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FILE - A person walks near the Legislative Building, Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. Washington's redistricting commission failed to meet its deadline and on Tuesday, Nov. 16, kicked the job of creating new political maps to the state Supreme Court. The bipartisan commission had a deadline of 11:59 p.m. Monday to approve new boundaries for congressional and legislative districts following the 2020 census. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Washington redistricting panel urges high court to look at its maps

FILE - A person walks near the Legislative Building, Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. Washington's redistricting commission failed to meet its deadline and on Tuesday, Nov. 16, kicked the job of creating new political maps to the state Supreme Court. The bipartisan commission had a deadline of 11:59 p.m. Monday to approve new boundaries for congressional and legislative districts following the 2020 census. (AP Photo/Ted S.

November 17, 2021, 10:02am Election

The head of Washington 's bipartisan redistricting commission that failed to meet its deadline for redrawing political maps urged state Supreme Court justices to still consider their work now that the high court will have to complete the process. Read story

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What happens now to Washington’s political maps after redistricting commission’s historic failure?

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November 17, 2021, 7:49am Election

For the first time, Washington’s redistricting commission has blown its legal deadline to come to an agreement on new legislative and congressional district maps. Read story

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, from left, and challengers Joe Kent Heidi St.

3rd District congressional contest beginning to heat up

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, from left, and challengers Joe Kent Heidi St.

November 17, 2021, 6:03am Clark County News

Campaign signs for the Nov. 2 election may still be coming down, but a new crop of political advertising is sprouting as the race for Washington’s 3rd Congressional District moves into a new phase. Read story

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Wylie, Hoff support Washington redistricting process

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November 16, 2021, 7:45pm Clark County News

The Washington’s redistricting commission’s failure to meet its deadline wasn’t necessarily a surprise for state Rep. Sharon Wylie, D-Vancouver, who represents the 49th District. Read story

Ballots are inspected at the Clark County Elections Office on Tuesday morning, Nov. 2, 2021.

Harless keeps narrow lead in Vancouver City Council race

Ballots are inspected at the Clark County Elections Office on Tuesday morning, Nov. 2, 2021.

November 16, 2021, 5:27pm Clark County Politics

Clark County Elections released updated results for the Nov. 2 general election Monday. While hundreds of additional ballots were added to the totals, outcomes for the various races changed little. Read story

Karen Bowerman (Provided photo)

Bowerman to appear on Clark County Focus Sunday

Karen Bowerman (Provided photo)

November 12, 2021, 6:04pm Clark County News

Clark County residents can tune into CVTV on Sunday night for the latest episode of Clark County Focus. Read story

Heritage yearbook adviser Troy Wayrynen said 10 of his 26 yearbook students are taking part in hybrid learning. Evergreen Public Schools’ four comprehensive high schools are working together to assist one another, whenever possible, in yearbook production. That includes monthly meetings between advisers and one photographer shooting photos of multiple teams.

Evergreen Public Schools levy OK’d for February ballot

Heritage yearbook adviser Troy Wayrynen said 10 of his 26 yearbook students are taking part in hybrid learning. Evergreen Public Schools’ four comprehensive high schools are working together to assist one another, whenever possible, in yearbook production. That includes monthly meetings between advisers and one photographer shooting photos of multiple teams.

November 12, 2021, 6:02am Clark County News

The Evergreen Public Schools Board of Directors at Tuesday’s board meeting approved a replacement levy resolution to be put on the Feb. 8 special election ballot. Read story

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Woodland council candidate faces social media backlash

Woodland City Hall  (The Columbian files)

November 12, 2021, 6:02am Clark County News

Backlash already is brewing in Woodland after a candidate who described herself on Facebook as a “radicalized progressive witch” is set to join the Woodland City Council. Read story

Ballot inspectors perform a manual count of 600 ballots to ensure election integrity.

Recounts in Vancouver council, Hockinson district races likely

Ballot inspectors perform a manual count of 600 ballots to ensure election integrity.

November 11, 2021, 6:04am Clark County News

It appears likely at least two races on the November general election ballot are headed for a recount. Read story

John Blom and Kim Harless were leading in vote totals in the primary for Vancouver City Council, Position 1, on election night.

Harless lead over Blom grows in Vancouver City Council race

John Blom and Kim Harless were leading in vote totals in the primary for Vancouver City Council, Position 1, on election night.

November 9, 2021, 6:29pm Clark County News

Kim D. Harless pulled farther ahead of John Blom in the race for Position 1 on the Vancouver City Council on Tuesday, ending the day 51 votes ahead in the latest tally from Clark County Elections. Read story