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1 min ago | The Columbian
Local members of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union, locked out by United Grain Corp. at the Port of Vancouver, added a 12-foot-tall inflatable rat to their protest on Aug. 15, 2013, at the east gate of the port.
2 hrs ago | Redmond Reporter
He had issues with his short- and long-term memory, leading him to struggle with memorization.
6 hrs ago | Science
One of the deadliest landslides in U.S. history was unleashed when part of a mountain collapsed onto a rain-sodden slope, sending a wall of mud shooting through a Washington state neighborhood, according to a federal landslide expert.
10 hrs ago | Billboard
Kasey Anderson bilked investors out of nearly $600,000 for various projects, including a non-existent benefit album for the "West Memphis Three."
14 hrs ago | Business Journal
Habitat for Humanity works on structures such as this one, erected during a challenge in which four Portland builders created affordable homes within two weeks.
18 hrs ago | The News Tribune
Lynne Griffith, Pierce Transit's chief executive officer, announced Thursday she will retire at the end of this year after leading the agency through growth and cutbacks over the past eight years.
In the climate of shrinking budgets, not many public employees have received a 28 percent increase in total compensation over the past six years.
Kasey Anderson pleaded guilty last summer in federal court in Tacoma. According to the U.S. attorney's office, Judge Ronald B. Leighton issued the sentence Thursday, telling the 34-year-old defendant he let down a lot of people.
A level III sex offender recently registered as homeless in the Vancouver area. Milin Lee Carter, 52, is among the group of sex offenders considered most likely to reoffend.
According to a press release, a neighbor advised police that a man and woman were burglarizing a trailer and were seen carying a large flat screen TV to their white full size van with a construction rack on top.
With summer heat expected to envelop the Vancouver area this weekend, the Master Gardeners of WSU Extension Clark County will visit Esther Short Park on Saturday afternoon to demonstrate both the "heat island effect" that occurs in urban areas, as well as the natural, air conditioning benefit that trees offer.
How do you put more flavor into your summertime grilling and save money? Here's an easy solution: marinades.
During Wednesday's record-breaking rainfall, five vehicles and a tractor-trailer crashed on Interstate 205 in Vancouver, which clogged traffic for several hours.
VANCOUVER, Wash. A car and a preschool bus crashed Wednesday afternoon and two children may be injured according to Vancouver police.
Several amazing people were nominated for the Lake Stevens Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year, making the selection difficult as always, but we are proud to recognize Wilma C. Daniels as the 2014 Citizen of the Year.
Fitness equipment maker Core Health & Fitness is planning to invest $2 million to expand a Grayson County manufacturing plant, creating 250 jobs.
Vancoouver-based marine transport company Tidewater has acquired the assets of West Coast Marine Cleaning, Inc., also based in Vancouver, Tidewater said Tuesday.
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