Washington State has become a target of fraudulent unemployment claims. City, state, and federal law enforcement agencies are investigating after a rise in unemployment fraud claims during the COVID-19 pandemic.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Per the recent State of Washington guidelines on gatherings, please be aware that events may be canceled or rescheduled. We always recommend you double-check the event status with the event organizer if you have any questions or concerns.
And, hey… make sure you wash your hands! It's not necessarily about you, but about others who may be at risk. Thanks! :)
Local businesses to benefit from suspension of directory listing charges; plus free package upgrades, free new listings, and new business tools launching. The Covid-19 situation
Clark Public Utilities recently announced major changes to several policies, operations, and events related to the ongoing coronavirus situation. Pursuant to a release, “Clark Public
Members of the Ridgefield High School Thespians have achieved Bronze level Honor Status at this year’s Washington State Thespian Festival. Out of the state’s 100 Thespian Troupes, RHS’ Troupe 8635 is now among the 16 Thespian Troupes in Washington who have earned the prestigious status of Honor Troupe.
Woodland Public Schools thanks the many community organizations and individuals helping to provide the area’s children with education and needed services during the ongoing fight against the COVID-19 novel coronavirus.
This year, spring cleaning seems to be in overdrive, and lots of stores have a limited supply of cleaning products. But, you don’t have to use harsh chemical products to clean your house. Learn how to make simple non-toxic products for pennies per ounce.
Do you remember where you were when Mt. St. Helens blew? A lot has been learned since that eruption on May 18, 1980. Join OMSI for a Virtual Edition of “What We’ve Learned Since 1980” with Heather Wright, PhD, Volcanologist with the USGS Volcano Disaster Assistance Program on Monday, May 18, 2020, from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM.
Do you miss the yummy treats you can get at the concession stand at the stadium?
Looks like the Senior Class of 2020 will get their graduation after all! Vancouver Public Schools has announced a plan to have REAL LIFE graduation ceremonies in August. Better late than never, right?
Congrats to Clark Public Utilities for earning a Diamond level Reliable Public Power Provider designation from the American Public Power Association.
While spending additional time at home in recent weeks, many property owners have had the opportunity to think deeper about their home improvement to-do list. The Virtual Home and Garden Idea Fair is a resource to research the work involved and explore options with local contractors and service providers.
When the future for most small businesses, especially those in the high-contact sector, seems very uncertain, if “Survival of the Fittest” plays any part in this, Northwest Personal Training should fare very well.
I heard that we are all in the same boat, but it’s not like that. We are in the same storm, but not in the same boat. Your ship could be shipwrecked and mine might not be. Or vice versa.
The Port of Camas-Washougal announced that due to the current COVID-19 pandemic and with a heavy heart, all spring and summer community events hosted by the Port of Camas-Washougal are canceled.
Clark County Historical Museum’s Speaker Series continues on Facebook Live Thursday, May 7th at 7:00 PM, with “Mount St. Helens: 40 Years Later”. Join CCHM Executive Director, Brad Richardson, as he looks back at the 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens and the events surrounding that day.
Weekly lessons combined with one-on-one teacher engagement have not only been key to helping students with their ongoing home learning, but also instrumental in helping them manage the emotional trauma some have experienced when schools closed for the remainder of the year.
Magenta Theater chose the Cinco de Mayo celebration day as the day to launch their one-of-a-kind production of Oscar Wilde’s “The Importance of Being Earnest”.
While it’s going to be different from any other year in the past, the Vancouver Farmer’s Market will be opening this weekend, May 2nd and 3rd, 2020, with extra health and safety protocols in place.
To help ensure residents have continued access to fresh fruit and vegetables, Vancouver City Manager Eric Holmes issued Emergency Order 2020-12 on April 22nd related to the closure of city-owned community gardens and gave some the “green” thumbs up.
Since the statewide school closure, Logan took the skills he learned in class to the next level by designing and cutting out a pattern to sew facemasks for family and friends.
On April 28th, Ridgefield School District officials recognized the April Employee and Students of the Month at the regular Board of Directors meeting.
Vancouver’s Interim County Manager Kathleen Otto is seeking applicants for several open positions on the volunteer Animal Protection and Control Advisory Board.
The City of Vancouver is seeking two volunteers interested in representing the city on the Clark County Historic Preservation Commission. The deadline to apply is 5:00 PM, Wednesday, May 13, 2020.
The City of Battle Ground continues to take guidance from public health officials who recommend additional social-distancing steps to support the efforts against the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. With the continued spread of the virus throughout the region, the City of Battle Ground is closing all city offices to public access effective today, March 17.
Clark County is seeking applicants for three positions on its Commission on Aging. The commission manages and implements the county’s Aging Readiness Plan and fosters countywide awareness, dialogue, and insight into challenges and opportunities for residents of all ages, incomes, and abilities.
County Manager Shawn Henessee is seeking applicants for three for Clark County residents that represent a licensed veterinarian, a livestock owner, and a member at large for the Animal Control Advisory Board.
Congratulations to the Prairie High School debate team members on qualifying for the state competition!
Looking for a place to exercise your green thumb? Vancouver Parks and Recreation’s Community Garden Program has a plot to meet your needs.