Clark County Fire District 3 is starting its annual budget process for 2021. This is a dynamic project for us this year due to the city of Battle Ground having annexed to the fire district. We thought our community would like to know how we develop the budget, and opportunities to participate.
The United States continues to become more polarized, and the platforms we’re using to discuss the highly sensitive topics causing this schism are only making it worse.
We’re all under a cloud right now.
Thank you for supporting public safety. Voter approval of annexation to Fire District 3 not only protects Fire/EMS services in Battle Ground, it supports your police department with additional funding to maintain and increase the services you expect.
What we don’t know about populations of harbor seals and California sea lions in western Washington could be hurting salmon, orcas and other marine species — as well as fishing communities and economies — far more than we think.
When the coronavirus swept our state this year, Washingtonians got to work.
Sunny summer weather helped restaurant owners and workers recover after they were broadsided by the coronavirus pandemic last March. However, as fall morphs into winter and diners are forced back inside, the big question will be: Are there enough customers to keep what’s left of the restaura…
Klahowya, Aug. 17, 2020, marked my last day as General Council Chairman and COO. I have proudly served the Cowlitz Indian Tribe for 28 years commencing as a Cowlitz Tribal Council member starting in 1993. To begin preparing for our gaming venture, I had the great pleasure of establishing and…
Our environmental quality strategy must be encompassing and not just focus on climate change.
America desperately needed some positive news and a reprieve from the coronavirus pandemic and rioting which is ripping apart our country — most notably in Seattle, Olympia and Portland.
We’ve all learned new terms and acronyms in the last few months, from “flattening the curve” and “social distancing” to WFH (working from home) and PPE (personal protective equipment).