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Clark County residents employed by Oregon firms but working from ...

Vancouver resident Jessica Jackson made the monotonous drive to her Portland workplace every workday until the pandemic hit,...

The Columbian | 2022-01-20 14:06:02

Try This: 'Trash to Treasure'; 'What Insects Do and Why ...

The “Trash to Treasure” exhibit at Art at the Cave, 108 E. Evergreen Blvd., Vancouver, features sculptures by Recycled Arts Festival artist...

The Columbian | 2022-01-20 14:06:01

Prep highlights: Camas steps in, downs R.A. Long 73-62

The Camas boys basketball team didn't expect to get a game against one of the state's best Class 2A teams when it woke up on Wednesday.

The Columbian | 2022-01-20 07:06:06

High School Scoreboard, results from Jan. 19

(SUBJECT TO CHANGE). BOYS BASKETBALL. Skyview at Camas, 7 p.m.. Mountain View at Prairie, 7 p.m.. Elma at La Center, 7 p.m..

The Columbian | 2022-01-20 07:06:01

COVID keeps rising in Clark County schools

Schools on Wednesday reported an estimated 1,678 new cases among students and staff — up from the 1,120 recorded last week. Health officials...

The Columbian | 2022-01-20 04:06:06

Vancouver man to serve 89 months in prison in sex-crimes case

Samnang Touch, 33, pleaded guilty in November in Clark County Superior Court to indecent liberties without forcible compulsion, first-degree...

The Columbian | 2022-01-20 03:06:01

Columbia Land Trust director to retire this year

“After 32 years as a board member or executive director, I am ready to embrace the next chapter,” Lamb wrote in the announcement. “This has been...

The Columbian | 2022-01-20 02:06:02

State: Vancouver man ran Ponzi scheme

The Washington Department of Financial Institutions Securities Division has filed administrative charges against a Vancouver man accused of...

The Columbian | 2022-01-20 01:06:05

Vancouver-based Pedigo lands $7M contract to provide medical ...

Pedigo Products, a Vancouver-based hospital equipment manufacturer, secured a $7 million federal contract award from the Defense Logistics...

The Columbian | 2022-01-19 15:06:01

Weather Eye: Remaining days of January appear to be uneventful

It was nearly noon before we broke out of the 30s and reached the low 40s, topping out at a chilly 43 degrees for the high temperature.

The Columbian | 2022-01-19 12:06:06

Prep highlights: Frawley ties Camas record in win

Carson Frawley tied a Camas boys basketball single-game scoring record with 43 points as the Papermakers beat Evergreen 89-70 on Tuesday.

The Columbian | 2022-01-19 08:06:02

LULAC condemns Jan. 9 fatal shooting by Vancouver police

“We hope that in the future the Vancouver Police Department and policing in general find ways to use less lethal force so that the individual in...

The Columbian | 2022-01-19 03:06:01

Procession, memorial honor life of Clark County firefighter-paramedic

Family, firefighters and community members gathered Tuesday to memorialize retired Clark County Fire District 6 firefighter-paramedic Joe...

The Columbian | 2022-01-19 00:06:02

Veteran Mike Burton to lead Legacies of War organization

More than six decades ago, a secret war tore through a Southeast Asian country that littered its land with bombs that continue to explode...

The Columbian | 2022-01-18 15:06:02

Letter: Support, strengthen WA Cares

My mom was only 62 when she had a life-changing stroke. We were shocked to find out that private health insurance doesn't cover long-term...

The Columbian | 2022-01-18 14:06:02

Washington minimum wage increase ripples through Clark County

What caused such a large increase? State law and a 5.83 percent surge in the federal consumer price index from the year before. It may have come...

The Columbian | 2022-01-18 14:06:02

Letter: Time to wake up, Vancouver

A couple of prime examples are Rep. Vicki Kraft and of course Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, a total political disaster over the...

The Columbian | 2022-01-18 14:06:02

High school scoreboard, results from Jan. 17

(Subject to change). BOYS BASKETBALL. Battle Ground at Heritage, 7 p.m.. Camas at Evergreen, 7 p.m.. Hood River Valley at Prairie, 7 p.m..

The Columbian | 2022-01-18 12:06:02

Fire department battles blaze in east Vancouver

Two vehicles caught fire in a garage blaze that damaged an east Vancouver home Monday morning. The fire, in the 15400 Block of 15th Street,...

The Columbian | 2022-01-17 23:06:01

Clark County History: Mike Hennessy IWW case

On Nov. 15, 1919, an itinerant laborer visited a Vancouver pool hall at Fourth and Washington streets and ordered a cider, the code word for...

The Columbian | 2022-01-17 00:06:02

Local View: Cultural arts center needed

These facilities host world-class traveling exhibits. They showcase regional cultural arts and provide space for ongoing music and theater...

The Columbian | 2022-01-17 00:06:01

Clark County's 2022 business model: Here & There

It was close to a year ago when the leadership at Vancouver's AHA Marketing made a bold announcement: The company would continue to operate...

The Columbian | 2022-01-16 15:06:01

Everybody Has a Story: Glad I didn't join fish supper

Send to: neighbors@columbian.com or P.O. Box 180, Vancouver WA, 98666. Call “Everybody Has an Editor” Scott Hewitt, 360-735-4525,...

The Columbian | 2022-01-16 15:06:01

Clark County Business Briefing

Paul Burgess has been appointed as Fourth Plain Forward's new executive director, effective Jan. 5. Burgess has an extensive background in...

The Columbian | 2022-01-16 14:06:02