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Olson don’t care. She just posts what she wants. (Slightly NSFW)

So here’s the problem with journalism in 2016. I spend most of my week poring over public documents, reading councilors’ emails, trying to make sense of horrible government jargon, then writing […]

Council addresses recall petition in heated board time

[caption id="attachment_5037" align="alignright" width="347"] Councilor Tom Mielke, a Republican, filed a recall petition against fellow Republican Councilors Julie Olson and Jeanne Stewart and Council Chair Marc Boldt, no party preference, […]

Sen. Don Benton seeks second county director gig

[caption id="attachment_6368" align="alignleft" width="406"] Could Sen. Don Benton, pictured here on his first day of work at the county in 2013, be on his way back? Only time will tell.[/caption] Don […]

From iPad Wizard to ‘disrespectful and insubordinate’

[caption id="attachment_5830" align="alignleft" width="269"] County Manager Mark McCauley[/caption] Little more than an hour before the Clark County Council deliberated on granting County Manager Mark McCauley an 18-month contract, Councilor David Madore […]

Jazz fundraiser prompts campaign complaints

[caption id="attachment_6339" align="alignleft" width="221"] Advertising for Quiring's event, courtesy of her website[/caption] Two people have filed complaints with the Public Disclosure Commission after last week’s dust-up over Clark County Council candidate […]

Berrigan turns petition over

[caption id="attachment_6317" align="alignleft" width="368"] Christian Berrigan[/caption] Christian Berrigan’s efforts to overturn the Clark County Council’s rules of procedures are onto the next step: signature verification. Last week I wrote about Berrigan, who […]

A jazzy mistake

[caption id="attachment_6339" align="alignleft" width="379"] Advertising for Quiring's event, courtesy of her website[/caption] Prairie High School Jazz Band members were put in an awkward spot Wednesday when they arrived at a gig […]

Madore lambastes Stewart for a vote she didn’t make

Clark County Council David Madore had to issue an apology to Councilor Jeanne Stewart Tuesday, after he accused her of voting to support light rail in Portland. The problem? She wasn't at […]

Madore relatively quiet in early weeks of election 2016

For many of you, the exasperation of another year of campaigning may already be underway as you pass the 4 x 8 campaign signs starting to dot our countryside. “It’s only […]

The skinny on that new attorney

A new attorney joined the table at the Clark County council’s workshop on the Comprehensive Growth Management Plan on Wednesday, a fact that appeared to come as a surprise to […]

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