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Washington’s cannabis industry unveils legislative agenda

Dec 10, 2018

TACOMA — Members of the state Legislature, if you’re curious about what you can do for the local cannabis industry, the industry has some ideas.

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Singletary: Provide assistance to caregiver for holidays

December 12, 2018, 6:02 AM

The holidays open our hearts in ways no other time of the year does. We generously give our time and money to the poor and others in need.

Lynda and Paul Ekeberg of Vancouver check out the selection of trees while stopping by The Tree Wise

Tree Wisemans among those closing U-cut business early

December 12, 2018, 6:00 AM

Bruce Wiseman planted Christmas tree seedlings on his Ridgefield property in 1980 and harvested his first Douglas firs in 1986. Not many years after, he allowed customers onto his 25 acres to cut their own trees.

Plans for 18 single-family lots submitted to city of Vancouver

December 12, 2018, 6:00 AM

A developer has submitted plans to the city of Vancouver to subdivide a nearly 2-acre parcel into 18 single-family residential lots. The site in the Landover-Sharmel neighborhood is at 11401 N.E. Angelo Drive.

Airlines for America says Christmas travel will rise 5.2 percent

December 12, 2018, 5:59 AM

U.S. airlines expect a 5.2 percent increase in air travel during the Christmas and New Year's break, to more than 2.5 million people a day.

Delta: On long flights, leave support animal at home

December 12, 2018, 5:59 AM

If you're planning a flight longer than eight hours, Delta Air Lines says you can't bring an emotional-support animal.

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Briefs

Plans for 18 single-family lots submitted to city of Vancouver

December 12, 2018, 6:00 AM

A developer has submitted plans to the city of Vancouver to subdivide a nearly 2-acre parcel into 18 single-family residential lots. The site in the Landover-Sharmel neighborhood is at 11401 N.E. Angelo Drive.

Airlines for America says Christmas travel will rise 5.2 percent

December 12, 2018, 5:59 AM

U.S. airlines expect a 5.2 percent increase in air travel during the Christmas and New Year's break, to more than 2.5 million people a day.

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Real Estate

16 projects vie for Affordable Housing Fund dollars

November 19, 2018, 6:00 AM

Sixteen projects are looking for a piece of Vancouver’s $6 million Affordable Housing Fund as applications have opened for a second round of funding. For the first time, for-profit developers are also looking for assistance.

A sign adverting an available homesite is seen here at the Amberglen development on Monday afternoon

Construction begins on Salmon Creek-area neighborhood

November 13, 2018, 6:03 AM

Construction has begun on a Salmon Creek-area subdivision that will include 60 homes priced between $400,000 to $600,000.

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Columnists

Singletary: Provide assistance to caregiver for holidays

December 12, 2018, 6:02 AM

The holidays open our hearts in ways no other time of the year does. We generously give our time and money to the poor and others in need.

Brunell: Caution amid good economic news

December 11, 2018, 6:03 AM

The good news is Washington’s revenues continue to grow and projections for the next couple of years appear promising. That is welcome news, but it is sprinkled with caution about introducing new taxes.

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