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Clark County Council Chair Quiring O’Brien pushes for extra barriers to vaccination for those 12 to 15

May 26, 2021, 6:02pm Clark County Health

Early in Wednesday’s Clark County Board of Health meeting, there was discussion about rising rates of COVID-19 among young adults and adolescents in Washington. Read story

Clark County chair calls county ‘resilient’ in annual addressvideo icon

April 6, 2021, 8:55pm Clark County News

In a word, the state of Clark County ‘resilient,’ the county’s top elected official said in an address Tuesday night.  Read story

Dr. Alan Melnick, Clark County Health Officer and Public Health Director, left, listens as Clark County Councilor Gary Medvigy speaks to the media in March.

Clark County Council Chair Quiring O’Brien challenges scientific consensus on masks

Dr. Alan Melnick, Clark County Health Officer and Public Health Director, left, listens as Clark County Councilor Gary Medvigy speaks to the media in March.

September 23, 2020, 10:33pm Clark County Health

As COVID-19 rates increase in Clark County, one of the county’s top officials pushed back against broad scientific consensus and challenged public health efforts promoting the use of face coverings to reduce the spread of the disease Read story

The local chapter of the NAACP has said Clark County Council Chair Eileen Quiring should step down after remarks she made indicated she doesn't believe there is systemic racism in Clark County and that Sheriff Chuck Atkins made the wrong decision to remove Thin Blue Line flag stickers from county vehicles.

Ethics complaint filed against Quiring over systemic racism discussion

The local chapter of the NAACP has said Clark County Council Chair Eileen Quiring should step down after remarks she made indicated she doesn't believe there is systemic racism in Clark County and that Sheriff Chuck Atkins made the wrong decision to remove Thin Blue Line flag stickers from county vehicles.

July 3, 2020, 10:52am Clark County News

An ethics complaint has been filed against Clark County Council Chair Eileen Quiring over her participation in recent council discussions on systemic racism. Read story

County Council Chair Eileen Quiring listens during a County Council meeting in April 2019.

Clark County Council Chair Quiring wants to wait to hold listening session on systemic racism

County Council Chair Eileen Quiring listens during a County Council meeting in April 2019.

July 1, 2020, 5:46pm Clark County News

Clark County Council Chair Eileen Quiring said Wednesday that she would like to wait to hold a listening session on systemic racism, citing what she called “insults” against her as calls for her resignation persist. Read story

Clark County Council Chair Eileen Quiring listens during a council meeting in 2019.

Petition calling for Eileen Quiring to resign gathers 2,500 signatures

Clark County Council Chair Eileen Quiring listens during a council meeting in 2019.

June 29, 2020, 4:39pm Clark County News

A petition that began circulating online over the weekend is calling for Clark County Council Chair Eileen Quiring’s resignation. Read story

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NAACP, LULAC call for Clark County Council Chair Quiring to step down over remarks

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June 27, 2020, 3:20pm Clark County News

NAACP Vancouver and the League of United Latin American Citizens called Saturday for the resignation of Clark County Council Chair Eileen Quiring following comments she made Wednesday that she doesn’t believe systemic racism exists in the county. Read story

Former County Manager Shawn Henessee watches a video presentation on Jan. 8.

Clark County economic development specialist resigned after three days

Former County Manager Shawn Henessee watches a video presentation on Jan. 8.

April 14, 2020, 6:23pm Clark County News

Clark County had finally filled its vacant economic development specialist position in March. But as tension between the county council and county manager intensified, the new employee lasted only three days. Read story

Eileen Quiring, Clark County Council chair, listens to a presentation of the Correction Facility Advisory Commission Report on Wednesday morning.

Quiring text message raises concerns about open meetings laws

Eileen Quiring, Clark County Council chair, listens to a presentation of the Correction Facility Advisory Commission Report on Wednesday morning.

September 5, 2019, 8:34pm Clark County News

On the afternoon of Aug. 8, Clark County Councilors John Blom and Julie Olson both received a text message they said concerned them. Read story