Confederate monuments defaced near Vancouver, Washington
18 Aug 2017 at 11:37am
RIDGEFIELD, Wash. (AP) ? Former highway markers honoring Confederate President Jefferson Davis were defaced at a park named for Davis north of Vancouver, Washington. The Columbian reported Friday (https://goo.gl/pbZoBW) one of the two markers on private ...
Portland man files suit over Vancouver marathon cancellation
22 Aug 2017 at 8:16am
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - A Portland man filed a class-action ... consideration for several weeks and reviewing the finances.? Copyright © 2017 The Washington Times, LLC. Click to Read More Click to Hide
Superintendent: 'Rich Getting Richer' Under Washington School Funding Plan
22 Aug 2017 at 12:30pm
Washington lawmakers passed a budget this summer that aims ... In Cowlitz County, school districts often recruit teachers from places as far away as Vancouver or Portland. Longview Schools Superintendent Dan Zorn said he relies on hiring teachers from ...
Vancouver to Possibly Give AMR Paramedics Key to Gated Communities
21 Aug 2017 at 7:21am
18?Vancouver city councilors on Monday will consider allowing ... regional director of AMR for Southwest Washington. "We say, 'We're emergency responder, we're locked outside the gate and we need access' ... but sometimes they won't let you in.
Former Washington Gov. Gary Locke joins nLight's board
22 Aug 2017 at 7:29am
Locke was Washington's governor for eight years beginning in 1997 ... Its 400 employees are split between its headquarters and manufacturing campus north of Vancouver and an office in Hillsboro. It has raised $170 million, including $35 million last ...
August brings more news than usual in Washington capital
19 Aug 2017 at 7:22pm
Depending on his location, Inslee might mention $20 million for distressed schools in Seattle, $15 million for North Pines Middle School in the Valley or $620,000 for the School for the Blind in Vancouver ... athletes and the Washington Interscholastic ...
Former highway markers honoring Confederate President Jefferson Davis were de...
18 Aug 2017 at 12:11pm
RIDGEFIELD, Wash. (AP) -- Former highway markers honoring Confederate President Jefferson Davis were defaced at a park named for Davis north of Vancouver, Washington. The Columbian reported Friday (https://goo.gl/pbZoBW) one of the two markers on private ...
Resurgent hate groups have long history in Washington state, Northwest
19 Aug 2017 at 2:00am
There are two chapters of the Ku Klux Klan in Washington, one in Vancouver and the other in Spokane, according to SPLC?s research. The SPLC has identified a dozen hate groups in neighboring Idaho and 11 others in Oregon. ?We have a long history of ...
History-themed tapestry returns to Vancouver Barracks
22 Aug 2017 at 11:34am
The Fort Vancouver Tapestry will be shown from noon to 5 p.m. daily ... ?Each panel details a certain place or event or person vital to the history of Clark County and Southwest Washington,? Sherry Mowatt, the project?s artistic director, said ...
Monday Eclipse Traffic Presents A Two-State Wildcard
19 Aug 2017 at 3:49am
Oregon and Washington also have extra incident response truck drivers on standby. "We expect this to be statewide traffic event," LaBoe said while surrounded by monitors and traffic camera screens in the EOC Friday. "Obviously Vancouver (Washington ...