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Vancouver, Washougal school levies passing

February 11, 2020, 10:15pm Clark County News

Vancouver Public Schools declared a confident victory in its school levy campaign Tuesday night, though districts elsewhere in the region saw mixed results. Read story

Ridgefield bond failing in first returns

February 11, 2020, 9:30pm Clark County News

It could be strike two for the Ridgefield School District, as the north Clark County school district’s second run at a facilities bond was failing by a narrow margin Tuesday night. Read story

Battle Ground, FD 3 annexation winning; school measures mixed

February 11, 2020, 8:15pm Election

A proposal to annex the city of Battle Ground to Clark County Fire District 3 was leading by an overwhelming amount in Tuesday's special election. School levies were passing in Vancouver Public Schools and in the Washougal School District, but a levy was failing in Woodland. A bond measure in the Ridgefield School District was falling short of a required supermajority. Read story

Clock ticking for Clark County residents to drop off ballots

February 11, 2020, 6:01am Clark County News

You still have time to vote in today’s election. Read story

Voter turnout low in Clark County heading into Election Day Feb. 11

February 9, 2020, 6:05am Clark County News

Clark County voter turnout is predictably low heading into the weekend, with 23.8 percent of eligible voters thus far casting ballots. Read story

WSUV, other colleges help adults with some college but no degree

February 9, 2020, 6:05am Clark County News

Colleges work to help adults who have postsecondary experience, but no bachelor’s Read story

Working in Clark County: Kim McDougall, financial aid counselor at WSU Vancouver

February 8, 2020, 6:00am Business

For most of history, college was seen as a positive step to advance one’s self, but it is now synonymous with the word “debt,” a word not commonly associated with advancement. Read story

Vancouver elementary students treated to fine-dining etiquette lesson

February 7, 2020, 7:41pm Clark County News

There are a few things to know when you’re sitting down for a formal meal, said Dinh Tran, senior director of dining services for Evergreen Public Schools. Always start with your silverware that’s farthest from the plate and work your way in. There’s no such thing as an oyster fork in formal settings, so don’t ask. Above all, never tell your host if you’re leaving the table to use the… Read story

Camas High School principal resigns after social media backlashvideo icon

February 7, 2020, 3:53pm Clark County News

Embattled Camas High School Principal Liza Sejkora has resigned following backlash to social media posts she made about former basketball star Kobe Bryant’s death. Read story

Camas High School put on lockdown

February 7, 2020, 9:59am Clark County News

The Camas School District notified parents that Camas High School was put on lockdown this morning because a parent reported two individuals on campus about 8:20 a.m. that did not appear to belong. Read story