Some changes to All Politics is Local

As The Columbian transitions through some changes in the wake of layoffs earlier this month, so, too, will All Politics is Local.

Don’t worry, longtime readers. We’ll still be bringing you the same snark and wonkiness we always have, just with some different faces.

City of Vancouver reporter Amy Fischer was, unfortunately, among those who lost their jobs. Intrepid state reporter Lauren Dake, you’ve likely already noticed, has taken over covering the city in addition to keeping a handle on what’s going on in Olympia.

Her blog, Political Beat, will go dark, and this will be the hub for all local and state politics blogging.

Kaitlin Gillespie

Kaitlin Gillespie

I'm the education reporter at The Columbian. Get in touch at or 360-735-4517.

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