Author: Shari Phiel

County council continues debate over 179th Street project

The Clark County Council is trying to decide how much public notice and participation is needed before Public Works’ Northeast 179th Street project can move forward. The council held a […]

Council considers priorities for 2023 legislative session

  The next state legislative session is still several months away but the Clark County Council is already working on its list of priorities for next year. Lindsey Hueer, senior policy analyst […]

Voter fraud claims continue to surface

Rumors of voter fraud in Clark County following the Aug. 2 midterm primary election continue to surface on social media. The allegations stem from a video posted on TikTok showing […]

Legislative candidate victim of gas theft

It seems being a public figure can’t protect you from being a victim of Southwest Washington’s rise in property crimes. Vancouver resident and Republican candidate for the 49th Legislative District […]

Three appointed to county ethics commission

When voters approved a charter amendment in November 2021 requiring Clark County create an Ethics Review Commission and Oversight Office, it’s unlikely many anticipated how difficult a task that would […]

Residents get a say in Ridgefield park planning

If you’ve ever wanted to have a say in how a new community park is developed, now is your chance. The city of Ridgefield launched a community survey on Aug. […]

County Council OK’s Heritage Farm advisory council

The Clark County Council voted during its Tuesday meeting to reform the 78th Street Heritage Farm Technical Advisory Team. The advisory team was formed in 2010 but the adoption of […]

Clark County GOP says ranked choice voting not what county needs

Last December, the Clark County Charter Review Commission voted 11-4 to put ranked choice voting on the November 2022 ballot. The charter amendment would apply to county elected officials only. The […]

Candidate Brett Simpson files suit against Elections Office

Clark County Auditor Greg Kimsey is facing another lawsuit, this time by the candidate challenging him for his office in the November general election. Candidate Brett Simpson filed suit against […]

County council OK’s employee bonuses

Clark County employees will see a temporary increase in their paychecks thanks to a retention bonus authorized by the county council. The council unanimously approved the one-time retention bonus at the […]

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