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  1. Off Beat: Barracks renovation yields century of Army lost-and-foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Columbian

    Those were some of the items recovered recently during the renovation of a Fort Vancouver National Historic Site landmark, the two-story infantry barracks across the street from the O.O. Howard House. It was among the property handed over to the National Park Service in 2012, following the Army's gradual pullout from Vancouver Barracks a few years ago.

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  2. Morning Press: County council, I-5 Bridge; Party for Lou; Woman...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Columbian

    Clark County took a position on one of the region's most politically fraught topics and then abruptly reversed itself after emerging from a closed-door meeting. During the council's board time meeting on Wednesday, Council Chair Marc Boldt asked the council to take a position on a bill, sponsored by most of Clark County's legislative delegation, intended to streamline the replacement of the Interstate 5 Bridge, which has long been a divisive topic.

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  3. In Our View: Funding EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Columbian

    Voters throughout Clark County on Tuesday demonstrated strong support for local schools at the ballot box. With a variety of levies and bond measures being considered, the public reinforced the notion that education forms the foundation for a prosperous future - not only for current students but for the entire community.

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  4. $1 million Mega Millions prize is still unclaimedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Columbian

    Some lucky soul picked up a million-dollar lottery ticket December in Vancouver, and hasn't claimed it or doesn't know they have it. On Dec. 30, someone bought a $1 million winning Mega Millions ticket somewhere in Vancouver, according to Erin Brown, a spokeswoman for the Washington lottery.

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  5. Holiday Closures: Presidents DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Columbian

    The postal unit at Shell, 1605 N.W. Sixth Ave., Camas, is open 5 a.m. to 2 a.m. every day of the year. No home delivery except Express Mail.

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  6. Fundraiser helps daughters of woman who died at Sifton MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Columbian

    It was important to Amy Hooser that her three daughters attend college some day, but paying for their tuition would have been a tall order for the convenience store employee. Following Hooser's death in January, the community has stepped up to try to help make the Vancouver woman's dream for her girls a reality.

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  7. Reading the Prop. 1 vote is complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Columbian

    The idea of converting a Hazel Dell wedding venue into a 60-bed homeless shelter doesn't appear to be panning out. When the Vancouver City Council discussed the idea at Monday's meeting , however, it triggered questions about the city's Affordable Housing Fund : Can money from the fund be used for a project outside of city limits? Can the allotment of money be changed? In November, voters approved Proposition 1, a new property levy that will bring in $6 million dollars a year for seven years to be spent on building and preserving affordable homes, as well as providing rental assistance and services for low-income households.

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  8. Story Lead ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Columbian

    No one from the Humane Society for Southwest Washington knows how a pit bull named Jane made her way to Vancouver or where she is now. Clark County Animal Protection and Control doesn't know, either.

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  9. Clark County council neutral on I-5 BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Columbian

    Clark County took a position on one of the region's most politically fraught topics and then abruptly reversed itself after emerging from a closed-door meeting. During the council's board time meeting on Wednesday, Council Chair Marc Boldt asked the council to take a position on a bill, sponsored by most of Clark County's legislative delegation, intended to streamline the replacement of the Interstate 5 Bridge, which has long been a divisive topic.

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  10. Weather Eye: Spring seems to be around the corner, but expect more rain todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Columbian

    At this point in time, it doesn't appear February is going to give us much of a break in the winter weather pattern. Quiet often we get 3-5 days straight with sunshine and above average temperatures.

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  11. Senior Heroes Awards will recognize serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Columbian

    The overworked family caregiver who never rests. The professional caregiver who cherishes her aging client's surviving memories.

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  12. Pot sales are mellowing outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Columbian

    When recreational marijuana arrived in Washington, prices were still inflated by the black market. A gram of flower in 2014 could sell for $40.

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  13. Letter: Comment was out of lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Columbian

    Freedom of speech does not mean freedom from consequences, especially when highly visible communitarians are involved. As a former resident of your community, I wish to be counted among the many who are outraged by public comments of John Cozzi Jr., an ambassador for the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce.

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  14. Familiar faces to run for open Vancouver City Council seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Columbian

    Mayor Tim Leavitt already announced he won't seek re-election and Councilor Anne McEnerny-Ogle hopes to succeed him. Councilor Jack Burkman, who holds Position No.

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  15. Senator Cantwell pays Vancouver a visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Columbian

    When Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., was picking sites in Vancouver she wanted to see in person, it's not a shock she picked locations that relate to freight. Last year, Cantwell introduced the multimodal freight grant program, which aims to reduce congestion at U.S. ports and improve efficiency.

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  16. Two pedestrians struck by Vancouver police carRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Columbian

    Two pedestrians were injured Saturday when they were struck by a Vancouver Police Department patrol car in a crosswalk in downtown Vancouver, according to a police statement. The incident occurred at about 10 a.m. at the intersection of Columbia Street and Evergreen Boulevard, the statement said.

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  17. Launching Lou forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Columbian

    Lugo and hundreds of others had a chance to thank Brancaccio for his years of columns and service to the community on Saturday at an open house to celebrate his retirement. Friday was Brancaccio's last day.

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  18. - Arrest made after police find body during welfare checkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Columbian

    Police tape surrounds a house on East 18th Street in Vancouver on Friday. Vancouver police say a SWAT team found a dead person inside after patrol officers responded to a welfare check call.

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  19. Sacred Dave, beloved sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Columbian

    Many grew halos during the 1960s. The aging Duke Ellington blended jazz and his deepening faith in several "sacred concerts."

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  20. Morning Press: Armed intruder, jailbreak, mudslide, amputee, wagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Columbian

    When 12-year-old Mazzeo Sanchez woke up early Friday morning to a door closing, he thought it was his mom leaving for work. He went back to sleep, but then he heard pacing and hard breathing, which is something his father is known to do.

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