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Battle Ground forums on school boundary changes start today

Dec 5, 2018

Battle Ground Public Schools is seeking community feedback on proposed school boundary changes it says will alleviate overcrowding at the district’s south end.

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WSU Provost Bernardo, who filled in as president after Floyd’s death, stepping down

Dec 5, 2018

Spokane — Washington State University said Tuesday it’s launching a nationwide search to replace Daniel Bernardo, who is stepping down after 14 years in top…

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All-abilities playground in Felida will be Clark County's first, but not last

Dec 5, 2018

Imagine a playground with a rainbow arch at the entrance. There are drums, native landscaping and a play firetruck cab that can accommodate a pair…

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Kelly Olson, a paraeducator at Hazel Dell Elementary School, walks during a rally in front of the Va

Vancouver Public Schools support staff push for contract

December 11, 2018, 9:42 PM

More than 200 Vancouver Public Schools support staff demonstrated at district offices Tuesday, as their union and district leaders continue to negotiate a contract.

A sign at Clark College helps visitors in the fall find their way to places around campus including

GI Bill delays affect Clark College veterans

December 9, 2018, 6:05 AM

The Federal Department of Veterans Affairs is backtracking on a new policy that caused a technology glitch and delayed payments to thousands of veterans enrolled under the GI Bill.

Scarlet Ferguson, Glenwood Heights Primary School kindergartener, lets a reticulated python rest aro

Slithery show and tell at Glenwood Heights school

December 6, 2018, 6:54 PM

Richard Ritchey visited Glenwood Heights Primary School on Thursday, but the focus was on his companions.

Kindergartners at Pleasant Valley Primary pick up lunch items and pay for their meals in a hallway b

Battle Ground forums on school boundary changes start today

December 5, 2018, 6:05 AM

Battle Ground Public Schools is seeking community feedback on proposed school boundary changes it says will alleviate overcrowding at the district’s south end.

Hockinson School Board approves two levies for vote

December 4, 2018, 6:02 AM

The Hockinson School Board approved two levy resolutions: One is a partial replacement, and the other is a new capital levy. Both will be up for vote on the February ballot.

Ridgefield School District seeks committee members

December 4, 2018, 6:02 AM

Ridgefield School District is looking for volunteers to sit on its inaugural Equity & Engagement Committee.

iTech Preparatory recognized as innovative school

December 4, 2018, 6:01 AM

Vancouver Public Schools' iTech Preparatory was spotlighted in a national study of schools expanding and supporting student achievement.

High school student Keegan Dittmer, left, brings Wanda Faame to life while greeting a fellow drag qu

QWERKY returns as all-ages drag show at Columbia River High

November 30, 2018, 6:05 AM

QWERKY is as QWERKY does, but over this past summer and fall, QWERKY didn’t do much. That’s about to change, with the launch of QWERKY’s second season, now in a new location: Columbia River High School.

Fifth-graders Dean-Anthony Elesha, from left, Sebastian Herrera Cruz, Chasity Cherrington and Lily P

Sifton Elementary students put heads together to crack puzzle box’s code

November 29, 2018, 9:24 PM

What was used to measure a ship’s speed?

Online WSU Extension class aids small forest area landowners

November 29, 2018, 6:05 AM

The Washington State University Extension Service will offer an online course aimed at helping landowners with forested property better manage their wooded lands.

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Chris Reykdal hosts a community forum Wednesday night at

State schools superintendent: More can be done to aid students, teachers

November 28, 2018, 9:31 PM

Washington State Superintendent of Public Instruction Chris Reykdal made a stop in Vancouver on Wednesday night to hold a community forum on the future of education in the state, but first he had to talk about the very recent past.

Nathaniel Salveta, left, takes direction from process technician Randall Chromey at Shin-Etsu Handot

SEH America, Clark College team up on engineering apprenticeships

November 25, 2018, 6:02 AM

Machines buzzed in the background at Shin-Etsu Handotai America as Nathaniel Salveta pored over a cylinder of silicon destined to become computer chips and sensors.

Heidi Rosenberg, director of capital programs for the Camas School District, uses a new crosswalk to

Camas school district, city cooperate on safety projects

November 23, 2018, 6:02 AM

CAMAS — The Camas School District and city of Camas have teamed up to make some safety and traffic improvements near the district’s new project-based learning campus.

Heritage High School was placed on a modified lockdown Friday afternoon after someone allegedly shot

Charges unlikely in incident at Heritage High School

November 20, 2018, 7:18 PM

The Clark County Sheriff’s Office appears unlikely to recommend charges after it was reported last week that someone fired a gun into the ground at Heritage High School.