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Woodland Public Schools celebrates graduates

July 4, 2020, 6:01am Community

WOODLAND — Students at Woodland Public Schools celebrated graduates of all ages despite the pandemic. Read story

Vancouver schools appoints chief criminal deputy prosecutor to replace Stoker

July 1, 2020, 10:26am Clark County News

Vancouver Public Schools’ directors unanimously appointed Camara Banfield, Clark County chief criminal deputy prosecutor, to the school board. Read story

Working in Clark County: Dr. Sally Tomlinson, art history professor at Clark College

June 27, 2020, 5:09am Business

Sally Tomlinson had always taught a hybrid of online and in-person art history classes at Clark College. Read story

Enrollment at regional colleges drops, leading to cuts

June 26, 2020, 8:51am Northwest

With families out of work this spring because of the coronavirus, and with college courses reduced to prerecorded lectures and Zoom discussions, many experts predicted that enrollment would decline precipitously this fall. Read story

Inslee: What Washington universities, colleges must do to open in person for fall quarter

June 25, 2020, 8:55am Latest News

Gov. Jay Inslee outlined a series of steps that the state’s colleges and universities would need to take in order to open in person this fall, including making students and staff self-certify that they have not experienced COVID-19 symptoms since their last visit to campus. Read story

EWU faculty senate votes no confidence in president, drawing swift rebuke from trustees

June 23, 2020, 9:04am Northwest

SPOKANE — Eastern Washington University’s faculty senate on Monday held a vote of no confidence in President Mary Cullinan, showing overwhelming disapproval of her handling of the university’s brewing financial crisis. Read story

Summer programs open, offer meals for children through Aug. 14

June 23, 2020, 6:05am Clark County News

Families in need can find free meals for their children at schools and apartment complexes across Clark County, though the annual program will look different this year due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. Read story

Washington schools superintendent sues over voter pamphlet language

June 22, 2020, 7:16am Editor's Choice

Washington schools superintendent Chris Reykdal, who is running for reelection this fall, is suing primary challenger Maia Espinoza for what his attorney called “a defamatory statement” in the blurb she has submitted describing her candidacy for the state voters pamphlet. Read story

Sisters with Clark County roots call for more inclusive curricula in schools

June 21, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

For Brush Prairie native Daron Dean, the death of George Floyd on Memorial Day has prompted reflection on her own experience as a Black child growing up in Brush Prairie. Read story

Evergreen Education Association donates to community groups

June 20, 2020, 6:05am Community

CENTRAL VANCOUVER — Members from the Evergreen Education Association recently donated to local community organizations in need during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read story