7 hrs ago
Port to rent rail cars in deal with N. Dakota
Aiming to boost trade between North Dakota and the Pacific Rim, the Port of Vancouver has launched a new venture of leasing rail cars to move agricultural products to the West Coast.
15 hrs ago
90 health plans approved for 2015 Washington's Exchange
The Office of the Insurance Commissioner has approved 10 health insurers to sell 90 individual health plans inside Washington's Exchange, Washington Healthplanfinder next year.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
BNSF executive: Oil train safety can improve
As questions continue to swirl about the safety of transporting crude oil by rail, BNSF Railway's top executive acknowledged Tuesday that the process can be safer, and said his company welcomes the regulatory push toward more modern tank cars.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Working in Clark County: Mark Sauser, prosthetist and orthotist
Working in Clark County, a brief profile of interesting Clark County business owners or a worker in the public, private, or nonprofit sector.
New Picture Book, Oliver's Hunger Dragon, Explores the Effect of Hunger on a Child
Battle Ground, WA / ACCESSWIRE / Aug 25, 2014 / Oliver has a Hunger Dragon who rumbles and grumbles.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Dogs, man rescued from Washougal ravine
Firefighters don't rescue cats from trees, but on Sunday they did rescue two dogs, and their owner, from a ravine.
Crestline returns 'home'
On Wednesday, Aug. 27, Gov. Jay Inslee will attend the dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Crestline.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Vancouver Lake group ponders merger
The Vancouver Lake Watershed Partnership plans to explore joining forces with another organization as the group rethinks its role in supporting its namesake ecosystem.
Survival of Rep. Herrera Beutler’s child a celebrated case study
U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler is a half-hour late for her meeting with a news photographer.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Sex offender update
Three Level III sex offenders, considered among the group of those most likely to re-offend, recently registered addresses in Clark County.
VP Finally Worth Someting: Man Beats Gun Charge With Joe Biden Defense
For the first time our clownish vice president, Joey Biden, was finally useful to someone in this nation when a Washington State man used the "Joe Biden" defense to get himself out of a gun charge.
Midday open thread: Fed's Yellen says labor market still shaky, installing solar, killing elephants
Want to make sure every vote counts? Get involved in these key races for secretary of state, by Jeff Singer Dear Hillary: Don't worry about 'Obama's third term' nonsense.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Volunteers harvest Bob Buker's corn for Clark County Food Bank
Before there was centralized, public acreage on Northeast 78th Street that's popular with volunteers who grow tons of produce each year for the Clark County Food Bank, there was Bob Buker.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Clark County prosecutor dismisses charge in ‘Biden defense’ case
A prosecutor says he'll dismiss a firearms charge against a man who contends he was following the advice of Vice President Joe Biden when he fired a shotgun in the air to chase off intruders.
Clark County food banks hit by recall
A natural food manufacturer has announced a nationwide, voluntary recall of some peanut butter and almond butter products due to potential salmonella contamination.
Kaiser pharmacy users see long waits
Kaiser Permanente members across Clark County and the rest of its Northwest region are experiencing pharmacy wait times significantly longer than usual - the result of a system upgrade implemented earlier this month.
Police nab suspect in string of robberies
Authorities say they apprehended a woman suspected of robbing a Columbia Bank branch in Orchards June 26 and then fleeing in this stolen microcar from the Car2Go rental service.
You Can Help
Firstenburg Community Center is looking for front desk and scanner assistance. Scanners will check passes to ensure people passing beyond the scanning position are pass-holders.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Remains found on Wash. volcano are Japanese hiker
Undersheriff Dave Cox said Monday that the Clark County medical examiner's office identified the remains found Aug. 9 as those of Yosuke Onishi.
Driver in fatal I-205 rollover appears in court
Court records say Ryan J. McGuinness was using his 1992 Subaru Legacy to mimic a skateboarding maneuver just before a fatal rollover crash on Interstate 205 at the Southeast Mill Plain exit early Saturday.