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Vancouver family struggles after husband and father deported; Native of The Gambia had lived in U.S. 17 years

A Vancouver family is still reeling after immigration agents arrested the father, who had been living and working in the United States for 17 years, and took him from their home. Continue reading

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State’s crime lab backlog slows investigations; Recreational pot causing increase in DUI cases, long waits for toxicology

Medical examiners and coroners’ offices around the state, including Clark County’s, are seeing longer wait times for results on toxicology screenings from state crime labs, which is slowing investigations, the Clark County medical examiner said. Continue reading

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Fans suit up for I Like Comic Con; Convention keeps focus on artists, creators, exhibitors of comic books

“Thankfully, we have seemed to tap into some vein of fandom out there because our attendance has been really good,” Simons said. “People are really excited about it, and that makes all the creators and all the exhibitors realize, ‘Hey, this isn’t just like the cool factor you get from going to see a movie with subtitles, this is the real deal.’” Continue reading

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Muslim speakers clear misconceptions about their faith

“We have our drunk uncles, and that’s exactly who we’re going to talk about today,” he said. Continue reading

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Joey Gibson aims to ‘liberate conservatives’ via his Patriot Prayer group

Vancouver’s Joey Gibson always paid some attention to politics but had little practical interest in the process. Then he took to the streets outside the Republican National Convention in Cleveland last summer. Continue reading

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What’s next for weed?; State’s marijuana industry takes stock two years after legalization

More than two years since legal recreational marijuana sales started, Washington pot businesses have seen more than $1.48 billion in total sales, raising more than $350 million in excise taxes, according to the state. But while sales have almost only … Continue reading

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Clown calls test patience of Clark County law enforcement

Clark County sheriff’s deputies have been responding to a handful of weird clown sightings each of the past few nights, a clearly exasperated sheriff’s Sgt. Brent Waddell said Thursday night. On one call Wednesday night, deputies went to the Felida … Continue reading

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