Clark County Newswire

Clark County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Clark County, WA.

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  1. Three Vancouver teens in court in drive-by shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... on suspicion of the same allegations, as well as unlawful possession of a firearm. At an initial appearance in Clark County Superior Court on Wednesday morning, Senior Deputy Prosecutor Jeannie Bryant said only the firearms charge may be filed, ...

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  2. Clark County deputies searching for missing manRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Clark County deputies say they received a missing person report for this 56-year-old man on Tuesday. Deputies did not provide his name.

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  3. From the List: Clark County's 5 largest employersRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Vancouver Business Journal

    Who are the largest employers in Clark County? We ranked them by number of FTEs in the county.

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  4. East County Fire and Rescue might ask residents for levy lid liftRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... will have to vote for a resolution to put it up for a vote in the general election by Aug. 7, according to the Clark County Office of Elections. Regardless of a possible levy lid-lift vote, department officials have also started discussing some ...

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  5. Jail task force agrees new facility or upgrade neededRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Columbian

    A group of local elected officials, city administrators, police chiefs and other community leaders tasked with looking into Clark County's options for its aging jail reached a consensus on a key issue. Now comes the real work: agreeing on the details of a recommendation the group needs to deliver by November to the Clark County Council.

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  6. Teen father sentenced for abusing 7-week-old sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    A teenage father who abused his 7-week-old son, at times squeezing the baby when he became fussy, has been sentenced to nearly 1 1/2 years in prison. Bradley Gloyd, 19, pleaded guilty Thursday in Clark County Superior Court to two counts of second-degree domestic violence assault and one count of second-degree criminal mistreatment, court records show.

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  7. Battle Ground votes to limit fireworks sales, discharge datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    ... fact that other jurisdictions have done some things and are talking about it," he said. Earlier this month, the Clark County Council took initial action to revise how it regulates fireworks. It will consider a future ordinance to reduce the number ...

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  8. April slowest month for Clark County job growth in 2018 so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    Clark County netted 200 jobs in April when adjusting for seasonal trends, a positive gain, yet slower than in the first three months of the year. That's according to a Tuesday report from the state Employment Security Department, which also noted that unemployment stood at 5.1 percent for the month.

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  9. Hockinson High School student arrested for making threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Columbian

    Clark County deputies say a Hockinson High School student has been arrested for allegedly "making threats to bomb or injure property." Clark County deputies say a Hockinson High School student has been arrested for allegedly "making threats to bomb or injure property."

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  10. In Our View: A Fresh Start at PortRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Columbian

    ... oil terminal, local residents have a better understanding of what the port does and the assets it provides for Clark County. Equally important, port officials have a better understanding of their role as public stewards, and elected port ...

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  11. a How we came herea topic of Saturday talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Columbian

    The various paths that brought hundreds of thousands of people to Clark County will be the topic of Saturday's discussion at Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St., Vancouver. The community conversations - "How We Came to Clark County" - will be from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Columbia Room.

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  12. US Rowing regional remains a big draw to Vancouver LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | The Columbian

    Boots, sandals and plain 'ol bare feet did the job just fine as hundreds gathered over the weekend at Vancouver Lake to participate or watch the US Rowing Northwest Youth Champion, which has become a marquee event in Clark County. Vancouver Lake Rowing Club was the local entry with 43 competitors.

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  13. Vancouver council addresses aging, services, budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Columbian

    In the span of two hours Monday, the Vancouver City Council covered three of the largest topics facing any government: population, public services and the city's budget. To be more specific, the council held workshops going over an update from the Clark County Commission on Aging, the 2017 Vancouver Fire Department service levels and the first 2018 supplemental budget proposal.

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  14. EPA to delist Frontier siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Columbian

    ... January of this year. That document explained the milestones reached and that no further action was required. Clark County is home to five Superfund sites, including Frontier Hard Chrome. In February, the EPA removed Vancouver Water Stations No. 1 ...

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  15. Council for Homeless receives key three-year grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Columbian

    A homeless woman fills out a form while in her tent under a bridge on Esther Street in January, when an annual Point in Time street count gathered information on homeless people in the county. A Clark County homeless advocacy group has announced it's landed a large grant to help it and its partner organizations better serve two minority populations more likely to experience homelessness.

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  16. Countya s fireworks survey shows rural-urban divideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Columbian

    People browse the aisles at a fireworks stand benefiting the Brush Prairie Baptist Church Revolution Student Center at NE 63rd Street and NE Andresen Road on Sunday July 1, 2012. That's one of the central takeaways from an opinion survey conducted by Clark County of 7,628 residents.

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  17. Year 2: County still has fill-in managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | The Columbian

    The seat where the Clark County manager usually sits hasn't had a permanent occupant in a year. But members of the county council say it isn't a problem.

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  18. Working in Clark County: Carol Parker Walsh, coach and consultantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | The Columbian

    Working in Clark County, a brief profile of interesting Clark County business owners or a worker in the public, private, or nonprofit sector. Send ideas to Lyndsey Hewitt: lyndsey.hewitt@columbian.com ; fax 360-735-4598; phone 360-735-4550.

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  19. Story Lead ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | The Columbian

    ... still want to hold and smell fruits and vegetables or try on clothes before putting them in their cart. The Clark County Council has settled on two finalists for county manager. The council is inviting the public to come meet them at a forum that'll ...

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  20. In Our View: Remain Wary on TollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 20 | The Columbian

    ... at the state line. Until Oregon officials acknowledge that Concept C would be an egregious targeting of Clark County residents, we remain leery of any tolling proposal. Created last year by the Oregon Legislature, the value pricing committee is ...

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