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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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1 hr ago | 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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5 hrs ago | 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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The Columbian

You Can Help

Columbia Springs Environmental Education Center is looking for a person to facilitate and lead volunteer restoration parties five Saturdays per year.

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The Columbian

Possible bomb found in road after crash

While police investigated a two-vehicle collision Tuesday evening in east Vancouver, a possible pipe bomb was discovered nearby in the road.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

OregonLive.com

Meals on Wheels People Firstenburg Center Seeks Volunteers

"These volunteers are so invaluable because they not only help us feed our frail elderly, but they make sure these seniors see a friendly face at least once a week.

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The Columbian

Affordable apartments coming to downtown Vancouver

A designers' vision of 15 West Apartments, which will include 120 apartments that are targeted at people who earn up to 60 percent of the area median.

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The Columbian

Western port talks on hold for three days

The International Longshore and Warehouse Union and the Pacific Maritime Association said in a statement late Monday that they will halt negotiations for three days on a new contract covering all West Coast ports for 72 hours to work on "an unrelated negotiation taking place in the Pacific Northwest."

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The Stranger

With Its First Pot Store Opening Tomorrow, Vancouver, Wash., Just Got a Lot More Interesting

"I'm actually looking at a pot store," a local tells me as we standing outside this building, where Main Street Marijuana will open tomorrow.

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The Columbian

Mount St. Helens drilling foes claim victory

An environmental group fighting a proposed drilling operation near Mount St. Helens declared victory Monday after a federal judge in Oregon found earlier review and approval of the proposal to be deficient.

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