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Market Fresh Finds: Fresh flavor flowers in artichoke heart, leaves

Artichokes are an interesting flowerlike but prickly vegetable. Also known as globe artichokes, they are really the bud of a large plant from the thistle family. If it is left…
Dining Out
Janessa Stoltz has a flower business in Acorn & The Oak, which is a supper club in the evenings.

Restaurant owners persisting through pandemic

Launching a restaurant right now feels like playing a dystopian Food Network game called “Pandemic Restaurant Opening,” in which the rules constantly change and things that you need, like takeout…
Clark County Life

From the Newsroom: News must be fit to print by deadline

As I am sure you have noticed that for weeks now we have been providing you with a daily update of local COVID-19 cases, deaths and tests conducted. The local…
Clark County News
A motorist navigates a roundabout near Vancouver City Hall.

Vancouver man sues city, officers for racial discrimination

A 27-year-old Vancouver man is suing the city and two local police officers for alleged illegal entry into his home and racial discrimination.
Courts & Crime

Clark County

Little Conejo General Manager Keith Belter serves customers at the restaurant's new parklet -- an outdoor seating area built atop a street parking space. Vancouver began allowing restaurants to apply to create parklets last month as a way to alleviate the indoor seating restraints created by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Parklets, sidewalk cafes help Vancouver restaurants weather pandemic

It's been less than two months since Mayor Anne McEnerny-Ogle floated the idea of bringing "parklets" -- street parking spaces converted into outdoor restaurant seating…


Cars drive under a sign greeting visitors near the entrance to Walt Disney World, Thursday, July 2, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Despite a huge surge of Floridians testing positive for the new coronavirus in recent weeks, Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom, two of Disney World's four parks are reopening Saturday, July 11. When they do, visitors to "The Most Magical Place on Earth" will find new rules in place.

Parades, close-ups with Mickey out as Disney World reopens

Forget about up-close “meet-and-greet” sessions with Mickey Mouse or Donald Duck when Walt Disney World parks reopen. There will be no firework shows or parades…


Bendis Mason Morical, 12, hikes along the ridge above Moraine Lake with South Sister looming in the background on June 27.

Trek to Moraine Lake a good option for Central Oregon hikers

This was simply a training mission, reconnaissance for a future longer, more arduous endeavor.

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Editorial Cartoons: July 5-11

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McFeatters: What does GOP stand for?

Letter: Time for waiting is over

Letter: Some views are off-base

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