County approves expansion of Yacolt Mountain Quarry mining overlayhttps://www.clarkcountytoday.com Your News Source with IntegrityThu, 13 Dec 2018 21:52:19 +0000en-UShourly1https://wordpress.org/?v=5.0https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/cropped-Andis-CCT-Icon-NEW-170522-01-1-36x36.jpgCounty approves expansion of Yacolt Mountain Quarry mining overlayhttps://www.clarkcountytoday.com 3232County approves expansion of Yacolt Mountain Quarry mining overlayhttps://www.clarkcountytoday.com/news/county-approves-expansion-of-yacolt-mountain-quarry-mining-overlay/ https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/news/county-approves-expansion-of-yacolt-mountain-quarry-mining-overlay/#respondThu, 13 Dec 2018 01:39:01 +0000http://www.clarkcountytoday.com/?p=59913Clark County Council voted Tuesday to allow expansion of the Yacolt Mountain Quarry near Lucia Falls. Photo by Chris BrownClark County will allow Storedahl to expand its operations around the Yacolt Mountain Quarry, with an agreement for no new mining for at least ten years]]>https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/news/county-approves-expansion-of-yacolt-mountain-quarry-mining-overlay/feed/0Christmas Tree Train back this weekend after legal disputehttps://www.clarkcountytoday.com/news/christmas-tree-train-back-this-weekend-after-legal-dispute/ https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/news/christmas-tree-train-back-this-weekend-after-legal-dispute/#respondWed, 12 Dec 2018 23:49:55 +0000http://www.clarkcountytoday.com/?p=59905The 2017 version of the Chelatchie Prairie Christmas Tree Train is shown here. Photo by Mike SchultzThe Chelatchie Prairie Christmas Tree Train will be back up and running this weekend, and an additional weekend, after legal disputes canceled last weekend’s run.]]>https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/news/christmas-tree-train-back-this-weekend-after-legal-dispute/feed/0Clark County Republicans elect new officershttps://www.clarkcountytoday.com/news/clark-county-republicans-elect-new-officers/ https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/news/clark-county-republicans-elect-new-officers/#respondWed, 12 Dec 2018 19:28:55 +0000http://www.clarkcountytoday.com/?p=59900On Sat., Dec. 8, the Clark County Republican Central Committee gathered for its biennial reorganization meeting to elect new party officers.On Sat., Dec. 8, the Clark County Republican Central Committee gathered for its biennial reorganization meeting to elect new party officers. ]]>https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/news/clark-county-republicans-elect-new-officers/feed/0Ridgefield School District officials hoping past bond successes lead to future supporthttps://www.clarkcountytoday.com/news/ridgefield-school-district-officials-hoping-past-bond-successes-lead-to-future-support/ https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/news/ridgefield-school-district-officials-hoping-past-bond-successes-lead-to-future-support/#respondWed, 12 Dec 2018 18:35:38 +0000http://www.clarkcountytoday.com/?p=59883A new building on the Ridgefield High School campus is well under construction. Photo by Chris BrownThe Ridgefield School Board approved a third building bond for the February ballot, which would build a new K-4 school, expand the high school, and add more security.]]>https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/news/ridgefield-school-district-officials-hoping-past-bond-successes-lead-to-future-support/feed/0North County Community Food Bank volunteers get thousands of pounds of food to familieshttps://www.clarkcountytoday.com/lifestyles/north-county-community-food-bank-volunteers-get-thousands-of-pounds-of-food-to-families/ https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/lifestyles/north-county-community-food-bank-volunteers-get-thousands-of-pounds-of-food-to-families/#respondWed, 12 Dec 2018 18:15:57 +0000http://www.clarkcountytoday.com/?p=59878Jaden Peru and Gary Livingston help unload a truck delivering food to the Battle Ground Community Center on Dec. 11. The food is packed into boxes and baskets before it is delivered to area families. Photo by Mike SchultzNorth County Community Food Bank collected food donations, and is now serving over 150 families in Battle Ground this holiday season. ]]>https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/lifestyles/north-county-community-food-bank-volunteers-get-thousands-of-pounds-of-food-to-families/feed/0Ridgefield fifth graders shine at Elementary Science Olympiad Tournamenthttps://www.clarkcountytoday.com/youth/ridgefield-fifth-graders-shine-at-elementary-science-olympiad-tournament/ https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/youth/ridgefield-fifth-graders-shine-at-elementary-science-olympiad-tournament/#respondWed, 12 Dec 2018 16:30:01 +0000http://www.clarkcountytoday.com/?p=59874Ridgefield's team of fifth-graders from Sunset Ridge Intermediate School placed among the top 5 schools at the 11th Annual Elementary Science Olympiad Invitational Tournament at Clark College on Nov. 17. Photo courtesy of Ridgefield School DistrictA team of 13 fifth graders from Sunset Ridge Intermediate School placed among the top five competing schools in every scheduled event at the Eleventh Annual Elementary Science Olympiad Invitational Tournament.]]>https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/youth/ridgefield-fifth-graders-shine-at-elementary-science-olympiad-tournament/feed/0Woodland’s Shop with a Cop 2018https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/lifestyles/woodlands-shop-with-a-cop-2018/ https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/lifestyles/woodlands-shop-with-a-cop-2018/#respondTue, 11 Dec 2018 20:34:15 +0000http://www.clarkcountytoday.com/?p=59861La Center Police Department Officer Alec Langlois takes children through the Woodland Walmart to buy Christmas presents and new winter clothing. Photo by Mike SchultzOfficers from nine law enforcement agencies were able to shop with 147 children at the Woodland Walmart for the eighth annual Shop with a Cop.]]>https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/lifestyles/woodlands-shop-with-a-cop-2018/feed/0Clark County Council appoints three residents to Planning Commissionhttps://www.clarkcountytoday.com/local_news/clark-county-council-appoints-three-residents-to-planning-commission/ https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/local_news/clark-county-council-appoints-three-residents-to-planning-commission/#respondTue, 11 Dec 2018 17:00:56 +0000http://www.clarkcountytoday.com/?p=59858The Clark County Council has re-appointed Steve Morasch to the Clark County Planning Commission for a six-year term and Karl Johnson for a four-year term. The council also appointed Rick Torres for a four-year term.The Clark County Council has re-appointed Steve Morasch to the Clark County Planning Commission for a six-year term and Karl Johnson for a four-year term. The council also appointed Rick Torres for a four-year term.]]>https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/local_news/clark-county-council-appoints-three-residents-to-planning-commission/feed/0Friends of the Carpenter’s Holiday Product Sale to be held Dec. 14 & 15https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/lifestyles/friends-of-the-carpenters-holiday-product-sale-to-be-held-dec-14-15/ https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/lifestyles/friends-of-the-carpenters-holiday-product-sale-to-be-held-dec-14-15/#respondTue, 11 Dec 2018 16:45:20 +0000http://www.clarkcountytoday.com/?p=59855Friends of the Carpenter will host its annual Holiday Product Sale on Fri., Dec. 14, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Sat. Dec. 15, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Friendship Center, 1600 W 20th Street.Friends of the Carpenter will host its annual Holiday Product Sale on Fri., Dec. 14, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Sat. Dec. 15, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Friendship Center, 1600 W 20th Street.]]>https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/lifestyles/friends-of-the-carpenters-holiday-product-sale-to-be-held-dec-14-15/feed/0Ridgefield City Hall, Ridgefield State Bank, listed on County Heritage Registerhttps://www.clarkcountytoday.com/local_news/ridgefield-city-hall-ridgefield-state-bank-listed-on-county-heritage-register/ https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/local_news/ridgefield-city-hall-ridgefield-state-bank-listed-on-county-heritage-register/#respondTue, 11 Dec 2018 16:30:32 +0000http://www.clarkcountytoday.com/?p=59852Clark County’s Historic Preservation Commission has listed the Ridgefield City Hall building to the Clark County Heritage Register. Photo courtesy of Clark County WA CommunicationsClark County’s Historic Preservation Commission has listed the Ridgefield City Hall building to the Clark County Heritage Register.]]>https://www.clarkcountytoday.com/local_news/ridgefield-city-hall-ridgefield-state-bank-listed-on-county-heritage-register/feed/0