For the first time, a selection committee is helping put together the Washington high school football playoffs. How does that affect how coaches approach each game? The Columbian sports department discusses that and other issues ahead of Week 7 of the prep football season.
The Columbian sports staff looks back at Week 2 of the high school football season and wonders why Hockinson football isn't ranked No. 1 after their impressive win over Archbishop Murphy. We also look ahead to enticing Week 3 matchups and which local volleyball teams could make noise on a statewide level.
In this edition of Clark Talks, Columbian reporters Katy Sword and Jake Thomas talk with Glen Morgan, a Thurston County conservative activist who has filed a prolific number of complaints, primarily targeting Democrats, with the Washington State Public Disclosure Commission.
In this edition of Clark Talks, Columbian reporter Jake Thomas sits down with Clark County Sheriff’s Office Chief Corrections Deputy Ric Bishop to talk about the many challenges facing the jail and the consequences of not addressing them.
In this week’s Clark Talks, Columbian reporters Katy Sword and Dameon Pesanti talk with Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, about gun rights, the fate of kids brought to the county illegally by their parents, Oregon’s plans to place tolls on Interstate 5 and Interstate 205, as well as other topics.
In this week’s Clark Talks, Dameon Pesanti talks with Jake Thomas, the Columbian’s politics reporter, about the Washington Legislature’s failure to pass a state capital budget and what that means for Clark County. They also dig into the reason given for the impasse — the state Supreme Court’s Hirst decision, which concerns water rights.