Friday, October 22, 2021
Oct. 22, 2021

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This aerial view shows the Ice Harbor Dam in April, looking east up the Snake River.

Agreement on Columbia, Snake dams cuts risk of blackouts, high electric costs

A temporary compromise has been reached on the operation of eight federal dams on the Columbia and Snake rivers in the coming year, giving more time for government officials and…
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Northwest
Conceptual renderings, which could change, of the Waterfront Gateway area next to City Hall show multifamily housing, a multistory parking garage and a skybridge over the railroad to Vancouver waterfront.

Skybridge, new buildings part of vision for Vancouver’s Waterfront Gateway

A developer has been selected for the city’s Waterfront Gateway, and early conceptual renderings show four new buildings, including a parking garage and a skybridge over railroad tracks leading to…
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Business
Jennifer Rhoads, president of the Community Foundation for Southwest Washington, speaks during an event. She has announced she will be stepping down from her position.

Community Foundation for Southwest Washington president to leave nonprofit

The Community Foundation for Southwest Washington’s president will leave the organization after a nine-year period during which she helped increase its charitable assets more than fivefold.
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Michael Giles, founder and CEO of Embed Financial Technologies Inc., has raised about $80 million in investor funding before his product launch near the end of the year.

Finance startup Embed raises $80 million, readies for launch in Vancouver’s Uptown Village

A new finance-tech company that raised $80 million in investor funding is about to launch its product with its headquarters in Vancouver’s Uptown Village.
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Vancouver woman hit by car while crossing against traffic signal

A Vancouver woman was injured after being hit by a vehicle Thursday morning in Five Corners, according to the Washington State Patrol.

Business

Crews install a new Tesla roof at Dave Miller's Camas home. At top: The glass photovoltaic tiles in a Tesla roof are stronger than standard roofing tiles, according to the company.

Camas home likely first in region to boast Tesla solar roof

Last Wednesday was an important day for Camas resident Dave Miller. That was the day crews finished installing his new Tesla roof. Yes, that Tesla.

Northwest

Tacoma police stand by a covered body at the scene of a shooting in Tacoma, Wash. Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021.

Police: 4 killed in Tacoma shooting

Four people were killed in a shooting in Tacoma, Washington, on Thursday afternoon and authorities were searching for at least one suspect, police said.

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Sports

Columbia River's Diego Carrion jumps on the back of Adam Huerena, who recovered a second-half fumble, in a 2A Greater St. Helens League football game on Thursday, Oct. 21, at Kiggins Bowl. Columbia River won 16-13.

Everything clicks for Columbia River in 16-13 win over Washougal

Clutch moments, clutch plays, and for the Columbia River Rapids, a clutch victory in Thursday's 16-13 win over the Washougal Panthers.

Politics

President Joe Biden participates in a CNN town hall at the Baltimore Center Stage Pearlstone Theater, Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021, in Baltimore.

Biden, top Congress Dems strategize on domestic plan

President Joe Biden and Congress' top two Democrats strategized Friday on how to give fresh impetus to their giant domestic legislation as the party continued…

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Jesse Roehm, 44, makes a first appearance via video Wednesday morning in Clark County Superior Court in a shooting Tuesday evening at the Alder Creek Apartments and Townhomes in east Vancouver. No one was wounded.

Parking dispute prompted shooting at east Vancouver apartments

A dispute about parking apparently led to Tuesday night’s incident where a gun was fired near a group of children in Vancouver.

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