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Clark County residents with eating disorders struggle to find help

Despite end of COVID lockdowns, Clark County residents with anorexia, other conditions struggle to find help
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Malstrom poses for a photo on the Burnside Bridge in downtown Portland.

Indigenous and Two-Spirit Identity through the Airwaves

As a child, Jack Malstrom was obsessed with Speedy Gonzales and showered with gifts like Taco Bell plushies and T-shirts with the Mexican flag.
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With just a hint of peach pie spices, these cool summertime treats hit the spot on a hot day.

Peaches & Cream: Cool, creamy frozen pops made with fresh fruit hit the spot

When the mercury mercilessly slithers up to the 90s, our blender, Li’l Crusher, comes out to play. He’s one pandemic purchase we don’t regret. We’d been using my parents’ ’70s-era…
Life
Hundreds of protesters cross the Columbia River in Vancouver on July 27, 2015, in support of an amphibious demonstration at the Interstate 5 Bridge against proposed fossil fuel facilities in the Northwest.

Fossil fuel facilities in focus in Vancouver

The city of Vancouver has been employing moratoriums to prevent development of new fossil fuel facilities in Vancouver. Now, city officials are carefully tailoring zoning code amendments to make the…
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Advocates in Washington strive to destigmatize mental health, eating disorders

Although eating disorders have increased during the pandemic, the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Washington and other organizations are working to destigmatize mental health…

Business

FILE - In this March 28, 2017 file photo, a dump truck hauls coal at Contura Energy's Eagle Butte Mine near Gillette, Wyo.  A judge has ruled U.S. government officials engaged in regional-level planning failed to follow a court order requiring them to consider allowing less coal to be mined as a way to fight climate change. The Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022 ruling by U.S. District Judge Brian Morris in Great Falls, Montana, applies to the country's top coal-producing region, the Powder River Basin of Wyoming and Montana.

Judge: Agency keeps ignoring environment in coal region plan

A federal agency has once again failed to consider possible damage to the environment caused by mining coal when setting land management policies governing a…

Northwest

Pacific Crest Trail hikers pose in front of the Oregon Welcomes You sign after crossing into Oregon from California.

Oregon has been welcoming PCT hikers for decades. Despite fire closures, here they come again

Ashland’s stars of summer arrive slowly, on sturdy legs hefting carefully stuffed backpacks, and introducing themselves by their trail names like Butters and Giggles.

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Ridgefield Raptors players break from the post-game huddle following a 4-3 win over the Corvallis Knights on Sunday in Ridgefield.

Raptors conclude regular season with 4-3 victory over Corvallis

As the Ridgefield Raptors closed out Sunday’s regular season finale with the final out in the top of the ninth, the celebration started on the…

Politics

President Joe Biden speaks to the media before boarding Air Force One for a trip to Kentucky to view flood damage, Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, in Dover Air Force Base, Del.

Biden to join governor to survey flood damage in Kentucky

President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden arrived in Kentucky on Monday to meet with families and view damage from storms that have resulted…

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Orchards crash kills bicyclist

A Vancouver bicyclist died of his injuries after he was hit by an SUV in a crosswalk Friday morning in Orchards, according to the Washington…

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FILE - A man receives the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine at Jabra Hospital in Khartoum, Sudan, Thursday, March 11, 2021.  A new philanthropic project hopes to invest $100 million in up to 10 countries mostly in Africa by 2030 to support up to 200,000 community health workers.

Nonprofits launch $100M plan to support local health workers

A new philanthropic project hopes to invest $100 million in 10 countries, mostly in Africa, by 2030 to support 200,000 community health workers, who serve…

Life

Volunteers search for birds along the trial at the Lafayette Reservoir in Lafayette, California, on Sunday, Dec. 19, 2021. Volunteers spent 9 hours walking along the trails of the Lafayette Reservoir counting birds for the 122nd Audubon Christmas Bird Count. The bird count occurs from Dec. 14 through Jan. 5, 2022.

Have the past misdeeds of John James Audubon come home to roost?

It was a risk that likely was not perceived back in 1886, when Forest and Stream magazine editor George Bird Grinnell, distraught over the mass…

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FILE - Greg McMichael looks at the gallery during the testimony of his son, Travis McMichael, in the trial of himself, his son and William "Roddie" Bryan in the Glynn County Courthouse on Nov. 16, 2021, in Brunswick, Ga. Months after they were sentenced to life in prison for murder, the three white men who chased and killed Ahmaud Arbery in a Georgia neighborhood faced a second round of criminal penalties Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, for federal hate crimes committed in the deadly pursuit of the 25-year-old Black man. (AP Photo/Stephen B.

Man who shot Ahmaud Arbery gets life sentence for hate crime

The white man who fatally shot Ahmaud Arbery after chasing the 25-year-old Black man in a Georgia neighborhood was sentenced Monday to life in prison…

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Pitts: Never give up the fight for our rights

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