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Vancouver, Washington is located in Clark County. Zip codes in Vancouver, WA include 98665, 98661, and 98685. The median home price in Vancouver is $229,000 which is roughly $142/per square foot. More Vancouver information.

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2 hrs ago | The Columbian

Press Talk: M&M and other stupid stuff

In a way, it was kind of bemusing watching the M&M boys and Boss Hog Benton admit just how wrong they were.

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2 hrs ago | The Columbian

Morning Press: Selling pot, planning developments, missing girl found, water under watch

We may be nearing our first shot at triple-digit temperatures of the year. Local weather coverage is online here .

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Columbian

Extended heat wave to stick to region

An extended heat wave starting Saturday is expected to bring a run of several consecutive 90-degree days to the region, according to the National Weather Service in Portland.

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The Columbian

Deputy sheriffs guild won't endorse in prosecutor's race

The Clark County Deputy Sheriff Guild will not endorse a county prosecutor candidate this election.

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OregonLive.com

Fast Friday: Flash Skate Mob

Join the coaches of the Rose City Hockey Club for a public skate at Mt. View Ice Arena in Vancouver.

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The Columbian

Fire Marshal: Electrical malfunction caused attic fire

A fire Thursday night in the attic of a house east of PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center was an accidental electrical fire, according to Vancouver Fire Marshal Heidi Scarpelli.

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The White Center Blog

Highline School Board extends contract with Dr. Susan Enfield through 2017

The Highline School Board unanimously approved a contract extension for Superintendent Susan Enfield at its regular meeting on Wednesday, July 9. "We are making good progress toward the bold goals in our strategic plan, and we have the right leader to get our students to those targets," said School Board President Michael Spear.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

A big, controversial Columbia River oil terminal: The Governor will decide

The nearest deep water port to North Dakota's Bakken oil field is Vancouver, Washington, and as many as four tanker trains, each a mile-and-a-half long, will arrive at the Columbia River each day if the Vancouver Energy Distribution Terminal gets built.

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The Columbian

Six to Sunset: The first of six

Parking is available at the Park n' Go next to Esther Short Park, and downtown street parking is free after 6 p.m. Minutes before the band took to the pavilion stage at Esther Short Park Thursday evening, people could be seen lugging lawn chairs, blankets, umbrellas and snacks.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Columbian

Free kids ice hockey clinic offered

Boys and girls ages 4 to 9 can participate in a free ice hockey clinic on Saturday at Mountain View Ice Arena.

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The Columbian

Mediators meet with grain handlers, union officials over Vancouver dispute

The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service late Wednesday said it had met with representatives of Northwest grain handlers and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union on Tuesday and Wednesday in the latest attempt to resolve a long-running labor dispute.

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The Columbian

Retired sheriff's office K-9 has emergency surgery

Retired Clark County Sheriff's Office K-9 Dash underwent emergency surgery Monday.

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Canada.com

Impoverished Surrey school needs volunteers to erect new playground

This Saturday the legendary '60s band of Susan Jacks, Craig McCaw and Satwant Singh meet up with musicians from the New Pornographers, Destroyer and Black Mountain at the Khatsahlano Block Party.

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DigitalBURG

UCM alumnus makes gift to create student stock trading center

A realistic trading floor is in the works at the University of Central Missouri thanks to a gift from a 1952 alumnus.

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The Columbian

In Our View: Wylie is the Clear Choice

Sharon Wylie over the years has served as a lobbyist, as a government relations officer for Clark County, as an Oregon state representative, and now as representative from Washington's 49th legislative district.

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The Columbian

Rulings a mixed bag for Papa Murphy's

Papa Murphy's franchise owners who accuse the corporation of deceptive actions will be allowed to pursue some claims in their lawsuit against the take-and-bake pizza chain, a Clark County Superior Court judge decided Wednesday.

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Willamette Week

Hotseat: Brian Budz

Washington's legal weed starts moving through stores this week. The owner of New Vansterdam talks price, supply and ambiance.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

KMVT Twin Falls

Long Lines At Washington Pot Store Opening

People started lining up at 4 a.m. today, outside the first legal marijuana store to open in Vancouver, Washington.

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The Pordland Mercury

The Four People You Meet In/Near a Vancouver Pot Store

See that discriminating fellow in the tie-dye shirt? If you've been paying even slight attention to coverage of Vancouver's first recreational pot shop today, you know him as Salem's Mark Edwards, who'd been waiting in line since around 3:30 am to snag the first spot in line at Main St. Marijuana.

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The Columbian

Updated Legal marijuana sales begin in Vancouver

Main Street Marijuana opened at 11 a.m. at 2314 Main St. A second licensee, New Vansterdam, has received its permits and plans a Friday opening.

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