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The I-5 and Northeast 179th Street interchange is seen here near a plot of land under consideration for development by the Clark County Council.

Clark County Council hikes traffic impact fees, lifts urban holding

The I-5 and Northeast 179th Street interchange is seen here near a plot of land under consideration for development by the Clark County Council.

November 13, 2019, 6:02am Clark County News

The Clark County Council raised traffic impact fees and lifted roughly 2,200 acres of land from urban holding designation in a largely rural area north of Vancouver around 179th Street. Read story

The Vancouver Operations Center is pictured in 2018. The city purchased a new plot of land to serve as a site for a replacement center.

New city of Vancouver Operations Center site approved

The Vancouver Operations Center is pictured in 2018. The city purchased a new plot of land to serve as a site for a replacement center.

November 12, 2019, 6:05am Clark County News

The Clark County Council approved Vancouver’s proposal to purchase a 35-acre plot of land, securing for the city a site expected to eventually house a new Operations Center. Read story

The Clark County Council listens to a presentation from its Correctional Facility Advisory Commission September 2019.

Clark County Council denies assessor request for 2 positions

The Clark County Council listens to a presentation from its Correctional Facility Advisory Commission September 2019.

November 7, 2019, 6:03am Clark County News

While adopting an update to its annual budget, the Clark County Council rejected a request by the county Assessor’s Office to fund two full-time positions to administer a senior citizen property tax relief program, which may lead to cuts in other areas of the department. Read story

Election Day is Tuesday.

Ready for Election Day? We recap races, issues facing Clark County voters

Election Day is Tuesday.

November 3, 2019, 6:04am Clark County News

There’s something particularly off about the off-year election on Tuesday. Read story

Don Klase mixes wine in a vineyard at Dolio Winery in Battle Ground.

Residents split over rural event venues

Don Klase mixes wine in a vineyard at Dolio Winery in Battle Ground.

October 9, 2019, 10:17pm Clark County News

More event venues may be permitted in rural Clark County, though it’s unclear what that would look like or who supports any permitting changes. Read story

Adrian Cortes, right, is challenging Gary Medvigy for his seat on the Clark County Council.

Candidates turn to video to speak directly to voters

Adrian Cortes, right, is challenging Gary Medvigy for his seat on the Clark County Council.

October 7, 2019, 6:15am Clark County News

When Gary Medvigy began his campaign to retain his seat on the Clark County Council earlier this year, he hoped to have lots of town hall meetings to engage voters. Read story

Battle Ground City Councilmember Adrian Cortes speaks with members of The Columbian's Editorial Board.

Clark County Council candidate Cortes says 179th/I-5 project ‘wrong development’video icon

Battle Ground City Councilmember Adrian Cortes speaks with members of The Columbian's Editorial Board.

September 30, 2019, 6:00am Clark County News

One of the most consequential actions taken by the Clark County Council this year is its approval of a plan to open about 2,200 acres of land north of Vancouver near the 179th Street/I-5 interchange for development. Read story

Former State Sen. Don Benton at the legislative outlook breakfast at the Hilton Vancouver Washington on Dec. 11, 2015.

Clark County manager won’t be questioned in Benton suit

Former State Sen. Don Benton at the legislative outlook breakfast at the Hilton Vancouver Washington on Dec. 11, 2015.

September 27, 2019, 5:33pm Clark County News

A Clark County Superior Court judge has ruled that county manager Shawn Henessee will not have to undergo questioning as part of a lawsuit being pursued by Don Benton, a former Republican state senator and county official. Read story

The public is still prohibited from entering Camp Bonneville because of the danger of unexploded munitions left from military training.

State auditor: County violated law on Camp Bonneville contract

The public is still prohibited from entering Camp Bonneville because of the danger of unexploded munitions left from military training.

September 25, 2019, 6:05am Clark County News

Clark County violated federal procurement requirements when it awarded a contract to a company involved in the ongoing cleanup of Camp Bonneville, the Washington state Auditor’s Office had found. Read story

Volunteers clear branches and underbrush in the oak restoration area at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge on Wednesday. Friends of the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge has received a $50,000 grant from the Cowlitz Tribe Education and Arts Fund.

Cowlitz Tribe Education and Arts Fund awards grants to 7 nonprofits

Volunteers clear branches and underbrush in the oak restoration area at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge on Wednesday. Friends of the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge has received a $50,000 grant from the Cowlitz Tribe Education and Arts Fund.

September 23, 2019, 6:00am Clark County News

Before more than a decade of litigation and acrimony, the Cowlitz Tribe made a promise to Clark County. Late last month, part of that promise was kept. Read story