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Clark County for years has been trying to expedite state funding for rebuilding or improving the 179th Street interchange at Interstate 5.

179th Street project is in House budget

Funding for the long-awaited 179th Street interchange on Interstate 5 may not be in the proposed state Senate transportation budget for 2023-25, but it is in the House of Representatives’…
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Camas School District Superintendent John Anzalone talks aboard the Book MoBus at Helen Baller Elementary School.

Camas School District begins budget cut notifications

Camas School District administrators this week began reaching out to staff members who will likely be impacted by the district’s looming budget cuts.
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Michael Murrah, 45, appears Nov. 8, 2021, in Clark County Superior Court on suspicion of murder after allegedly stabbing his wife to death while their 8-year-old child was in the house.

Upgraded murder charge filed in fatal stabbing of Monica ‘Star’ Murrah

Prosecutors have filed an upgraded murder charge against a Vancouver man accused of fatally stabbing his estranged wife in November 2021.
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Access Architecture is designing Lincoln Place II, a Vancouver Housing Authority permanent supportive housing development that will connect to the authority's Lincoln Place complex.

Vancouver architecture firm specializes in homes that heal

When designing buildings, Access Architecture principal and founder Brendan Sanchez thinks holistically. What does a building sound like? What does it feel like? What emotions does it evoke?
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Aerial view of the area of the East Fork of the Lewis River near the old gravel pit west of Daybreak Park and east of Mason Creek.

Advocates push Legislature to fund East Fork Lewis River work

The outcome of capital budget negotiations between the state House and Senate over the next month will determine whether a proposed habitat restoration project along…


Health care and social assistance added 1,400 jobs in Clark County in February.

Clark County showing good job growth

Clark County added 600 seasonally adjusted jobs in February, according to the latest employment numbers released from the Washington Employment Security Department.


Thousands of doses of insulin are warehoused at a Kaiser warehouse in Downey, Calif.

Cap on insulin cost now permanent in Washington

Washington has established a permanent, $35-per-month cap on the cost of insulin, a drug used to treat diabetes, cementing a temporary measure that was set…

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Seattle Mariners' Ty France, center, celebrates his three-run home run against the Cleveland Guardians with Kolten Wong, left, and J.P. Crawford, right, during the eighth inning of an opening day baseball game Thursday, March 30, 2023, in Seattle.

Pitch clock sparks Mariners rally for 3-0 win over Guardians

J.P. Crawford’s walk helped by a pitch-clock violation on James Karinchak sparked an eighth-inning rally that was capped by Ty France’s three-run homer, and the…


Former President Donald J. Trump watches the NCAA Wrestling Championships, Saturday, March 18, 2023, in Tulsa, Okla.

Worries grow that Trump indictment will eclipse other probes

The indictment against former President Donald Trump involving a 2016 hush money payment is raising concerns that it could undermine public confidence in what democracy…

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Reader Karen Lander bakes these family-favorite brownies all the time.

Salmon Creek resident shares ‘Hattie Barton’s famous brownie recipe’

Karen Lander, a Columbian reader from the Salmon Creek area, recently gave our family a priceless gift: her mom Hattie Barton’s famous brownie recipe. At…

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