Stories tagged: Vancouver
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 12:16 p.m.
Linda Harbaugh knew she had to leave her home on Livingston Mountain – the space was too depressing.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 10:55 a.m.
An 18-year-old woman charged with reckless endangerment for allegedly pushing her 16-year-old friend off a bridge has made her first court appearance.
Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 12:45 p.m.
Harbaugh felt a tap on her shoulder and looked up. A young man asked her if she was OK, and if she needed help. She explained how she was feeling, …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 7:01 p.m.
Learning new music can strengthen connections in the brain and improve myelin, a covering around the nerve cells in brains, research shows. That can help conduct nerve impulses at higher …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 1:22 p.m.
A woman accused of injuring her 16-year-old friend when she pushed the teen off a bridge in Washington state has been charged with reckless endangerment following a shove captured on …
Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 8:15 a.m.
The Frontier Hard Chrome Inc. Superfund Site has been officially deleted from the Environmental Protection Agency’s National Priorities List.
UPDATED: Sun., July 29, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
A 13-year-old girl was seriously injured Saturday after picking up a plastic bottle tossed from a passing vehicle, only to have it explode in her hands, according to the Vancouver …
Sat., July 28, 2018, 4:50 p.m.
Since 2002, Vancouver Public Schools has “stepped out of its lane” – as many educators here say – to help children living in the city’s most impoverished neighborhoods.
Fri., July 20, 2018, 8:31 a.m.
The Clark County Sheriff’s Office has fired a deputy photographed wearing, and who apparently merchandises, apparel affiliated with the Proud Boys, a far-right group known for its white nationalist rhetoric …
UPDATED: Thu., July 19, 2018, 5:34 p.m.
CytoDyn, the Vancouver biotechnology firm, intends to file with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to take its HIV treatment to market, after spending roughly $150 million to development the …
Tue., July 10, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
The Jim Henson Company, the Los Angeles production company best known for creating “The Muppets,” announced Monday it will launch a children’s series around Slumberkins, educational dolls that were first …
Sun., June 24, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Jonathan Dutson long dreamed of moving to the Pacific Northwest, where its lush greenery offered a respite from the scorching Arizona sun he grew up beneath. But Dutson was looking …
Sun., June 17, 2018, 10:30 a.m.
This summer is shaping up to be a big one for Blokable, the Seattle construction technology company that hopes to upend the market for new affordable housing.
Thu., June 7, 2018, 8:23 a.m.
Vancouver’s Mark Havens and his 16-year-old son, Nicholas, were on a quick tour through Antigua for a more touristy stop to start their Guatemala mission trip when, on Sunday, a …
UPDATED: Mon., May 21, 2018, 9:07 p.m.
A teenager who started a major wildfire in the scenic Columbia River Gorge has been ordered to pay restitution for at least the next decade, though it’s unlikely the boy …
Sat., May 12, 2018, 2:21 p.m.
Officials said three people were killed and another suffered critical injuries in a crash in Vancouver, Washington.
Wed., May 9, 2018, 9:46 a.m.
From an office in Vancouver, scientist Liz Westby has been helping Hawaiians keep up with news about their volcanic eruption.
UPDATED: Sat., March 10, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
Thousands of demonstrators marched Saturday to speak out against a pipeline expansion project that would nearly triple the flow of oil from Canada’s tar sands to the Pacific Coast.
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 12:15 p.m.
An on-duty security guard has been found dead in an apparent homicide in Vancouver, Washington.
Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 9:06 a.m.
A former church pastor in Vancouver has pleaded guilty to a federal drug charge for trying to smuggle more than 280 pounds of pot into the country from Mexico.
Mon., Jan. 22, 2018, 7:57 a.m.
Demand for the book has been “Fury”-ous, so local library patrons will have to wait a while to check out the best-seller by Michael Wolff.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 4:02 p.m.
The port of Vancouver’s Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to terminate a rolling lease on property that would hold the nation’s largest rail-to-marine oil terminal if the project’s backers …
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 1:38 p.m.
Whether Vancouver becomes an oil town is up to Washington Gov. Jay Inslee.
Fri., Dec. 8, 2017, 9:21 p.m.
More than 3,100 donated items of business clothing for men and women were available Friday during the Suits for Soldiers event. That’s four times the donations received in 2016, when …
Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
The city of Vancouver is snow ready. In fact, preventative measures have already occurred. The city applied de-icer to streets Monday evening for the first time this year.
Fri., Dec. 1, 2017
That marks a victory for those who have opposed the effort to establish Vancouver as an oil town. It also marks a reinforcement of the area’s desire to maintain and …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 5:49 p.m.
A state energy panel has voted to recommend that a massive oil-by-rail terminal proposed along the Columbia River in Washington state be denied.
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 12:53 p.m.
The state Supreme Court on Wednesday reinstated the attempted murder conviction of a Vancouver man who accidentally recorded himself beating and threatening to kill his wife.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 1:06 p.m.
A critic of a proposed oil-by-rail terminal in Vancouver has a solid lead in a port commissioner race that may shape the project’s future.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 10:25 p.m.
The number of rapes reported in Vancouver has risen in recent years, and police say they fear that the actual number of sexual assaults in the city could be much …