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The Port of Vancouver Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to approve an annual salary of $196,980 for the port's executive director, Todd Coleman.
Pacific Northwest rod builder Kevin Bischoff has won the Goodguys Flowmaster "America's Most Beautiful Street Rod" honors with his 1936 Dodge two-door sedan, beating out a national cast of finalists during last weekend's Goodguys 28th West Coast Nationals in Pleasanton.
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.
Union workers who load grain at U.S. West Coast terminals will return to work on Wednesday after ratifying a four-year contract that included work rule changes and wage increases, the union said on Tuesday.
Portland Police are asking for the public's help in locating a woman and her two-year-old niece who went missing Sunday evening.
In July, an average 6.2 percent of Americans were looking for work, while Washington State's unemployment rate dropped to 5.6 percent.
The Vancouver Energy project would have a $1.2 billion impact on the region's economy over its 16-year lease lifespan or $2 billion in inflation-adjusted dollars.
A couple accused of leaving their severely injured 2-year-old daughter at a hospital and keeping their other adopted children in putrid conditions is back in Union County after five years on the run.
Firefighters don't rescue cats from trees, but on Sunday they did rescue two dogs, and their owner, from a ravine.
The Vancouver Farmers Market celebrates its 25th anniversary Saturday, Aug. 23. Nubchee Heur prepares cut flowers.
The Vancouver Lake Watershed Partnership plans to explore joining forces with another organization as the group rethinks its role in supporting its namesake ecosystem.
Vancouver Parks and Recreation and the city of Vancouver are seeking volunteers to help count trail users in September as part of the National Bicycle and Pedestrian Documentation Project.
Clark County's prosecutor said Tuesday he will dismiss a firearms-related charge against a Vancouver man who said he was merely taking Vice President Joe Biden's advice on how to defend his property from car prowlers.
At first you think you're walking into any of the dozens of local microbreweries.
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Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 07:46 am
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