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Jill Watson, left, who hosts a tennis tournament Alzheimer's fundraiser in the spring each year, joins Delena Palena as they take on opponents at Club Green Meadows in Vancouver.

Ardent Alzheimer’s awareness advocate Jill Watson has personal passion

It’s been more than a decade since Jill Watson’s mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, and more than two years since her mother died at 79, but the emotions of…
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Health Wire
Birria taco from Su Casa Marquez.

Taco trend: Clark County eateries find social media fave birria boosting sales

Taco lovers throughout the United States have cast aside popular fillings like al pastor and carnitas in favor of a tender stewed meat infused with spices and chiles called birria.
Clark County Life
Matt Johnson has announced his resignation as principal of Mountain View High School.

Law firm reports no violations of policy in Evergreen investigation

A law firm hired to investigate complaints made by Mountain View High School teachers — which spurred the principal to be placed on paid administrative leave and then ultimately resign…
La Center High School (The Columbian files)

La Center High School goes remote due to COVID-19 outbreak

The La Center School District has shut down in-person learning at La Center High School following a COVID-19 outbreak involving 10 confirmed cases and scores of exposures.

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FILE - This Aug. 23, 2018 file photo shows an arrangement of aspirin pills in New York. A large study finds that low-dose and regular-strength aspirin seem equally safe and effective for preventing additional heart problems in people who already have heart disease.

Heart study: Low- and regular-dose aspirin safe, effective

An unusual study that had thousands of heart disease patients enroll themselves and track their health online as they took low- or regular-strength aspirin concludes…


Members of the Orthodox Jewish community walk past shipping containers in the South Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, in March.

Survey of U.S. Jews reveals worries, divisions

A comprehensive new survey of Jewish Americans finds them increasingly worried about anti-Semitism, proud of their cultural heritage and sharply divided about the importance of…

Nation / World

The building housing the offices of The Associated Press and other media in Gaza City collapses after it was hit by an Israeli airstrike Saturday, May 15, 2021. The attack came roughly an hour after the Israeli military warned people to evacuate the building, which also housed Al-Jazeera and a number of offices and apartments. There was no immediate explanation for why the building was targeted.

Israeli strike destroys Gaza building with AP, other media

An Israeli airstrike on Saturday targeted and destroyed a high-rise building in Gaza City that housed offices of The Associated Press and other media outlets.…

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