Monday's rain didn’t keep the crowds – or the traffic – from showing up at the opening day of the Ilani Casino. Just 25 miles north of Portland, it’s the closest major gambling venue to the city.
Thousands of people marched through downtown Portland Saturday to stand up for science. The event was one of many planned around the world as a response to cuts proposed by the Trump administration.
A Vancouver-based record label released previously unpublished music from the late artist Prince. But a federal judge in Minnesota has blocked the six-song Deliverance EP.
News | Land | Fish & Wildlife | NW Life | Energy | EnvironmentOPB | April 20, 2017 10:37 a.m.
The Washington Department of Ecology wants more information before deciding whether to approve a shoreline permit for a controversial methanol refinery in Kalama.
This summer, an additional 4,600 residents will call Vancouver home. The City Council approved annexation plans Monday evening for an area called Van Mall North.
Big things are starting to take shape on the Vancouver waterfront. The southwest Washington city’s $1.5 billion redevelopment plan has been in the works for more than a decade.
Fish & Wildlife | NW Life | local | Environment | Pacific Ocean | FoodOPB | April 15, 2017 5:13 p.m. | Seaview, Washington
Thousands of people hauled their shovels and buckets to the shore for the first weekend of open razor clam season on the Washington coast.
Washington Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler calls for more beds and better services for inmates at Clark County Jail.
News | Fish & Wildlife | NW Life | local | Environment | FoodOPB | April 12, 2017 1:49 p.m.
Local razor clams are headed for Oregon and Washington tables soon. The season has been closed all year along the coast due to high levels of the naturally occurring neurotoxin domoic acid.
Oregon’s representatives on Capitol Hill are putting pressure on U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to release a 21-year-old Portland man recovering from a car crash.
The Clark County Congresswoman is holding her town hall by phone. It’s her second with that format in recent months.
A bill that would restart the process of replacing the 100-year-old Interstate 5 bridge between Oregon and Washington has passed the House and the Senate.
Members of the Cowlitz tribe, county government officials and community leaders gathered Tuesday to dedicate the new I-5 interchange at Exit 16.
This weekend, Washington’s Clark County brings back its 19th annual Alpacapalooza. The event celebrates the fluffy, smaller South American cousin of the llama.
Washington commuters in Cowlitz County are dealing with a massive landslide that has shut down both lanes of state Route 503.
Vancouver Mayor Tim Leavitt gave his final State of the City speech Thursday night. Mayor Leavitt celebrated city achievements, discussed growth and development, and gave his outlook for the year ahead.
Business | Food | Nation | Environment | ScienceNPR | March 31, 2017 7:50 a.m.
The sunken Hero, an Antarctic research vessel from the 1960s, is leaking oil into Willapa Bay, where more than half of the state's oysters are grown. And no one knows how to remove it.
Homelessness in Southwest Washington is on the rise. On Wednesday, Clark County released its annual tally of people sleeping on the streets or in their cars.
News | Fish & Wildlife | History | local | Water | Environment | Pacific OceanOPB | March 26, 2017 12:30 p.m. | Bay Center, Washington
Bay Center residents in Southwest Washington feared the worst when a neglected boat began to sink in the Palix River. Leaking oil was a concern to local oyster farmers in nearby Willapa Bay.
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