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Drivers line up to drop off ballots at a Clark County ballot drop box Tuesday in the Vancouver Mall parking lot. A rush of voters arrived at the box, southeast of Macy's, shortly after noon Tuesday.

Washington Democrats file motion in Clark County to dismiss election fraud suit

Drivers line up to drop off ballots at a Clark County ballot drop box Tuesday in the Vancouver Mall parking lot. A rush of voters arrived at the box, southeast of Macy's, shortly after noon Tuesday.

October 7, 2021, 6:48pm Clark County News

The fight about Washington’s 2020 election results continues. On Wednesday, the Washington State Democratic Party filed motions in Clark County, and several other counties, to intervene in and dismiss suits filed by Republican activists last month. Read story

Diana H.

Vancouver council candidates Gellatly, Perez split on supported camps, police reformvideo icon

Diana H.

October 7, 2021, 6:05am Clark County News

No matter which way the Nov. 2 general election swings, the Vancouver City Council will look different next year. Read story

The Clark County Public Service Center.

Voters to weigh in on Clark County charter amendments

The Clark County Public Service Center.

October 6, 2021, 4:57pm Clark County News

Ballots for the Nov. 2 general election will start showing up in mailboxes in a little more than a week. On that ballot, voters will find nine proposed amendments to the county’s home rule charter. Seven of those nine amendments come from the charter review committee, and two from the… Read story

John Blom and Kim Harless are in a tight race for Vancouver City Council Position 1.

Vancouver City Council candidates Blom, Harless see eye-to-eye on issuesvideo icon

John Blom and Kim Harless are in a tight race for Vancouver City Council Position 1.

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

At first glance, Vancouver city council candidates Kim Harless and John Blom don’t seem to have much in common. Read story

Rochelle Ramos

Ramos continues campaign as only candidate for Washougal mayor

Rochelle Ramos

October 4, 2021, 4:42pm Clark County News

She may now be the only candidate actively campaigning in the Washougal mayoral race, but Rochelle Ramos said she is not taking anything for granted. Read story

Washington state's current 10 congressional districts, shown here. Districts now held by Democrats are shown in blue; those held by Republicans are shown in red. The state redistricting commission is also redrawing the boundaries of 49 legislative districts.

Redistricting in Washington: What’s at stake in 2021

Washington state's current 10 congressional districts, shown here. Districts now held by Democrats are shown in blue; those held by Republicans are shown in red. The state redistricting commission is also redrawing the boundaries of 49 legislative districts.

October 4, 2021, 6:02am Election

To most people, few things sound as boring as redrawing political district maps. But when it comes to determining who will wield political power in Washington state for the next decade, there’s probably no process that’s more important. Read story

Clark County Auditor Greg Kimsey views the first primary election result printout in the ballot tabulation room of the Clark County Election Office in August.

Lawsuits filed in Clark, Snohomish, Whatcom counties claim votes were ‘flipped’

Clark County Auditor Greg Kimsey views the first primary election result printout in the ballot tabulation room of the Clark County Election Office in August.

September 21, 2021, 5:23pm Clark County News

Lawsuits filed Thursday in Clark, Snohomish and Whatcom counties claim the auditors in each of those counties “flipped votes,” kept illegal records of voters by political party, defied public records laws and, in some cases, used unverified election equipment during the November 2020 election. Read story

Derik Ford

Washougal mayor candidate Ford suspends campaign after arrest

Derik Ford

September 18, 2021, 3:51pm Clark County News

Derik Ford, the Washougal mayoral candidate who was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of domestic violence, has dropped out of the race for Washougal mayor, according to KATU. Read story

Students work in the "Internet Cafe" on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021, at Captain Strong Primary School in Battle Ground. Students are set up with Chromebooks in the gymnasium if they need internet to access remote learning.

Battle Ground schools plan levy meetings

Students work in the "Internet Cafe" on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021, at Captain Strong Primary School in Battle Ground. Students are set up with Chromebooks in the gymnasium if they need internet to access remote learning.

September 18, 2021, 3:01pm Clark County News

Battle Ground Public Schools is planning two in-person community information nights in advance of its Nov. 2 school levy try. Read story

Campaign trail: Fundraiser for port candidate Eric LaBrant

September 17, 2021, 5:17pm Clark County News

Eric LaBrant for port: An outdoor fundraiser for Eric LaBrant, who is running for reelection to the Port of Vancouver commission, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26 at the home of Don and Alone Stanke. RSVP to crvancouverusa@gmail.com. Read story