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A line stretches around the block at the Clark County Elections Office on Tuesday after as people register and vote.

Clark County ballot returns crack 80 percent

A line stretches around the block at the Clark County Elections Office on Tuesday after as people register and vote.

November 3, 2020, 3:16pm Clark County News

More than 80 percent of Clark County registered voters have submitted their ballots with hours left to vote in the general election. Read story

People wait in line to vote in Austin, Texas, before the polls opened at 7 a.m. on Tuesday Nov.  3, 2020.

Long lines, enthusiasm but no major problems as US votes

People wait in line to vote in Austin, Texas, before the polls opened at 7 a.m. on Tuesday Nov.  3, 2020.

November 3, 2020, 2:35pm Election

Amid a global pandemic that defined a tumultuous presidential campaign, voters across the U.S. on Tuesday braved worries about getting sick, threats of polling place intimidation and expectations of long lines caused by changes to voting procedures. Read story

Voter Chelsea Unger joins a steady stream of local residents as they drop their ballots off in Fisher's Landing in time for this year's election.

Election Day arrives

Voter Chelsea Unger joins a steady stream of local residents as they drop their ballots off in Fisher's Landing in time for this year's election.

November 3, 2020, 6:04am Clark County News

It’s here. Today, voters in Clark County and across the United States will cast their ballots in what's widely considered the most consequential presidential election in a generation. Read story

Sydney Bardurian of Vancouver makes sure her vote counts by swinging by the downtown ballot drop-off box Thursday afternoon.

Voter turnout in Clark County surpasses 2016 total

Sydney Bardurian of Vancouver makes sure her vote counts by swinging by the downtown ballot drop-off box Thursday afternoon.

November 2, 2020, 10:47am Clark County News

It's not yet Election Day, but the number of people who have already cast their ballots in Clark County has surpassed the total sum of voters in the 2016 election. Read story

From left: Kim Wyman, Washington's Republican incumbent secretary of state; state Rep. Gael Tarleton, D-Seattle, who is challenging Wyman; state Treasurer Duane Davidson, a Republican; and state Rep. Mike Pellicciotti, D-Federal Way, who is challenging Davidson. (Photos provided by the candidates' campaigns.

Washington Republicans fight to keep last two statewide offices

From left: Kim Wyman, Washington's Republican incumbent secretary of state; state Rep. Gael Tarleton, D-Seattle, who is challenging Wyman; state Treasurer Duane Davidson, a Republican; and state Rep. Mike Pellicciotti, D-Federal Way, who is challenging Davidson. (Photos provided by the candidates' campaigns.

November 2, 2020, 6:00am Editor's Choice

Among West Coast states, Washington is tied with Alaska for having the most Republicans in statewide office. Read story

Peter Abbarno, left, and Timothy Zahn

Zahn, Abbarno vie for 20th District state House seat

Peter Abbarno, left, and Timothy Zahn

November 1, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

LONGVIEW — The two candidates for the 20th District state House of Representatives seat are taking different approaches to campaigning during the COVID-19 pandemic and how to balance the budget. Read story

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, left, and Democratic challenger Carolyn Long face off for the second time for the 3rd District congressional seat.

Herrera Beutler, Long weigh in on key issues in the 3rd District

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, left, and Democratic challenger Carolyn Long face off for the second time for the 3rd District congressional seat.

November 1, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

Two days before Election Day, five-term Republican U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler and Democratic challenger Carolyn Long are on the offensive. More than $1 million in outside spending poured into the race in October, manifesting as attack ads and mailers. Read story

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Money pours in for Southwest Washington legislative races

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November 1, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

As Election Day looms, candidates in the running to represent Clark County’s legislative districts in Olympia are nearing the finish line in a robust cycle for campaign fundraising. Read story

Vancouver resident Larry Hellstrom displays his ballot before dropping it off Thursday afternoon in downtown Vancouver.

Clark County ballot returns top 60 percent

Vancouver resident Larry Hellstrom displays his ballot before dropping it off Thursday afternoon in downtown Vancouver.

October 30, 2020, 10:47am Clark County News

Clark County’s ballot returns continue to climb as voters head into the final weekend before the Nov. 3 election, hitting 61.61 percent as of Friday morning. Read story

Alzheimer’s Association to host virtual town hall for 3rd District

October 30, 2020, 6:03am Clark County News

The Alzheimer’s Association will host a virtual town hall for Washington’s 3rd Congressional District from 3 to 4 p.m. Nov. 12. Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler will attend the virtual town hall. Read story