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  1. Ridgefield turns to goats for help with wild weeds, invasive bushesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Columbian

    ... on weed control. The past two springs, the Washington State Department of Transportation also used goats from a La Center business to munch on shrubs and weeds at about a dozen sites. So far, that program has proven to be a success, with fewer weeds ...

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  2. Candidates for council District 2 meet, talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Columbian

    ... the county's borders, ending just west of the Battle Ground city limits. It includes the cities of Ridgefield and La Center. The five candidates will appear on the Aug. 4 primary ballot, and the top two finishers will advance to the Nov. 3 general ...

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  3. 'About $50 million' for county in capital budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Columbian

    ... Caregiving Center, which helps the elderly and disabled in Clark County. Other projects include $1.5 million for a La Center Parks and Recreation Community Center and $10,000 for Camas-Washougal Babe Ruth youth baseball. Rep. Paul Harris, ...

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  4. Gov. Inslee signs recreational marijuana reform billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... recreational marijuana law, including revising the market's tax structure. Looking on are Sen. Ann Rivers, left, R-La Center, and Sen. Reuven Carlyle, second from right, D-Seattle. Photo: Ted S. Warren, AP Washington Gov. Jay Inslee reads over a ...

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  5. Pot taxes will be reducedRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Crosscut.com

    ... Rep. Reuven Carlyle, D-Seattle, on a 36-to-7 vote. The House passed the bill 59-38 on Friday. Sen. Ann Rivers, R-La Center, worked with Carlyle on the bill. She said that "it's not perfect," but addresses some major problems in implementing ...

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  6. Save The Date: Check out recycled art, honor heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Columbian

    ... and demonstrations, with event donations going toward veterans and military families in need. 360-258-6239. La Center's Saturdays in the Park concert series kicks off today at 6 p.m. with the The SlimJims. The country and rockabilly band will ...

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  7. Schroeder out as La Center boys basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Columbian

    La Center boys basketball coach Jon Schroeder was dismissed on Wednesday from his duties with the team. Jon Schroeder said he had "no clue" that he was about to be let go as the head coach of the La Center High School boys basketball program when he met with the athletic director Wednesday morning.

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  8. La Center drowning victim identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Columbian

    Officials have identified the woman who died Tuesday afternoon in a backyard pool in La Center as Robin Laduke, 59. Emergency personnel were sent to a residence in the 1900 block of Northwest 359th Street after a family member found the woman unresponsive in an above-ground pool, Clark County Fire & Rescue Chief Mike Jackson said. She was last seen swimming in the pool about 20 minutes prior to the 911 call, made just after 3 p.m. Tuesday.

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  9. In the ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Columbian

    Air Force Airman 1st Class Josh T. Marugg, a 2014 graduate of Battle Ground High School, completed basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. He is the son of John K. Marugg, of La Center, and Kathryn A. Machado of Battle Ground.

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  10. Woman dies in backyard pool in La CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Columbian

    A family member found the woman unresponsive in the above-ground pool at their home in the 1900 block of Northwest 359th Street and called 911 at 3:05 p.m., said Clark County Fire & Rescue Chief Mike Jackson. Officers with the La Center Police Department arrived first and started CPR before firefighters and medics arrived.

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  11. Wash. cop, former medic, delivers baby in parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | EMS1

    ... had just pulled into the parking lot and called 911 when they flagged him down. Medical crews were coming from La Center, about 10 minutes away. "So, it was up to me to deliver the baby," Bone said. "The driver of the car was very relieved when I ...

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  12. La Center Mayor Jim Irish won't seek another termRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | The Columbian

    As filing week passed last month, a familiar name in every corner of Clark County politics was missing from the mix: Jim Irish. The longtime La Center mayor is calling it a career this year, with plans to retire at the end of his term.

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  13. West beats East at Earl Barden All-Star ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | HeraldNet

    ... best 2A, 1A, 2B and 1B players in the state. Cascade Christian's Robert Terhune scored two rushing touchdowns and La Center's Max Hiller added a receiving touchdown for the West. Terhune, who finished with 49 rushing yards on nine carries, was the ...

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  14. Story Lead ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Columbian

    ... faith in some areas, but in so many areas we've just been on hold until we know more," said Mark Mansell, with the La Center School District. Staff development programs can't be finalized, special education programs can't be secured and negotiations ...

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  15. Ridgefield police officer helps deliver baby boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Columbian

    ... had just pulled into the parking lot and called 911 when they flagged him down. Medical crews were coming from La Center, about 10 minutes away. "So, it was up to me to deliver the baby," Bone said. "The driver of the car was very relieved when I ...

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  16. Campaign Trail: Clark County council, District 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | The Columbian

    Clark County council, District 2: Chuck Green, a Democrat, will hold a fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. on June 25 at Coyote Ridge Ranch, 2404 N.W. Coyote Ridge Road, La Center.

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  17. Senators say new levy-reform bill won't move forward this legislative sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Columbian

    ... if the revenue source is fair and progressive." Even if the revenue side isn't yet figured out, Sen. Ann Rivers, R-La Center, said unveiling the bill gives stakeholders like educators a chance to discuss it.

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  18. Lawmakers look ahead on a big shift in school fundingRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | Crosscut.com

    ... bill is the brainchild of Sens. Bruce Dammeier, R-Puyallup; Christine Rolfes, D-Bainbridge Island; Ann Rivers, R-La Center; and James Hargrove, D-Hoquiam. Dammeier is the bill's prime sponsor. On Thursday, the four senators said they don't expect ...

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  19. New levy-reform bill won't move forward in OlympiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Seattle Times

    ... the revenue source is fair and progressive." Even if the revenue side isn't yet figured out, Sen. Ann Rivers, R-La Center, said unveiling the bill gives stakeholders like educators a chance to discuss it. Information from The Seattle Times archives ...

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  20. Goodbye to classes, hello to summer funRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | The Columbian

    On the last day of the school year at Green Mountain School, staff members blow bubbles and wave goodbye to students on departing buses. Green Mountain School and schools in La Center were the first Clark County districts to release for summer vacation Wednesday.

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