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Republican 3rd District congressional candidate Joe Kent and incumbent Rep.

Kent pulls ahead of Herrera Beutler in latest batch of 3rd District results

Republican Joe Kent pulled ahead of incumbent Republican Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler in Monday's vote tally for the 3rd District.
Clark County Auditor Greg Kimsey views the first primary election result printout for the 2020 elections in the ballot tabulation room of the Clark County Election Office in August.

Clark County election returns slow to come in

If you think the results from the 2022 primary election seem to be posting slower than in previous years, you’d be correct. County Auditor Greg Kimsey said there’s a good…
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Brent Luyster III makes his way into the courtroom for opening statements in his murder trial Aug. 2 at the Clark County Courthouse. Luyster, who is the son of convicted triple murderer Brent Luyster, is accused of fatally stabbing his stepfather in May 2021 at an Amboy apartment.

Luyster III testifies he feared stepdad would kill him

Brent Luyster III testified Monday in his second-degree murder trial that he thought he was going to die if he didn’t stab his stepfather during a physical altercation in May…
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Corpse flower Titan VanCoug on the WSU Vancouver campus in July 2019.

WSU Vancouver corpse flower to bloom again

A new growth from Titan VanCoug — Washington State University Vancouver’s infamous resident corpse flower — is expected to bloom later this month.
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Vancouver bicyclist hit by SUV in Orchards dies from injuries

A 24-year-old Vancouver man died from his injuries after he was hit by an SUV in a crosswalk Friday morning in Orchards.


The median sale price for Southwest Washington homes in June rose to $525,000.

Median income often not enough to buy a home in Clark County

Financing a home is complicated. There are numerous parts of the equation — credit scores, loan terms, interest rates, types of loans, down payments and…


George, right, and Carolyn Spaulding hold an old family photo showing their son, Brian, in Portland on July 20. Five years after Brian's parents found him fatally shot in the home he shared with roommates, his slaying remains a mystery.

Portland, other police agencies battle rising crime as forces shrink

Five years after Brian Spaulding’s parents found him fatally shot, his slaying remains a mystery that seems increasingly unlikely to be solved as Portland police…

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New York Yankees' Aaron Judge celebrates with Tim Locastro after hitting a solo home run on a pitch from Seattle Mariners' Ryan Borucki during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, in Seattle.

Judge hits No. 44, Yankees beat Mariners 9-4 to stop skid

Aaron Judge hit his 44th homer, Josh Donaldson also went deep and drove in three runs, and the New York Yankees snapped a five-game losing…


Police direct traffic outside an entrance to former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate, Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, in Palm Beach, Fla. Trump said in a lengthy statement that the FBI was conducting a search of his Mar-a-Lago estate and asserted that agents had broken open a safe.

Trump says FBI searched estate in major escalation of probe

The FBI searched Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate as part of an investigation into whether he took classified records from the White House to his Florida…

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Mike Tokito, communications manager for Evergreen Public Schools, looks over the new courtyard area at Wy'East Middle School. Construction is nearing completion at the building and administrators have started to move in.

Wy’east’s wide open spaces in east Vancouver

Just a few short months ago, students said goodbye to the original façade of Wy’east Middle School, one of the oldest middle schools in Clark…

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