Clark County added 700 jobs during October, when adjusting for seasonal factors, with strong gains in a broad range of professional and services industries.
November 25, 2015, 1:59 PM
Having moved from Portland to a small downtown Vancouver storefront in October 2011, Mt. Tabor Brewing is getting ready for another big move, this time to Felida.
November 25, 2015, 1:17 PM
WASHINGTON — Sales of new homes recovered in October after suffering a steep drop in September, indicating a return to stability in the housing market.
November 25, 2015, 12:59 PM
SEATTLE — Microsoft is getting more male, and slightly more racially diverse, according to a batch of new workforce data the company released Monday.
November 25, 2015, 9:27 AM
NEW YORK — Regulators are proposing new procedures to monitor high-speed trading more closely in response to wild market swings brought on by a series of technical breakdowns.
November 25, 2015, 8:28 AM
DES MOINES, Iowa — General Mills has set a deadline for its conversion to all cage-free eggs by 2025.
November 25, 2015, 8:26 AM
PALO ALTO, Calif. — Hewlett-Packard disappointed Wall Street Tuesday, turning in a final quarter that fell below expectations.
November 25, 2015, 6:10 AM
WorkSource Vancouver will hold a free information session at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 3, for anyone interested in the construction trades.
November 15, 2015, 6:02 AM
Quite a few years ago, after a long night and day running the Hood to Coast Relay, I piled into a van for the drive back home from the Oregon Coast. Famished, we rolled into a restaurant on Highway 26.
November 1, 2015, 6:02 AM
My editor suggested I write a goodbye column -- this column you're reading. I said yes to one last newspaper deadline.
October 4, 2015, 6:01 AM
My wife and I spent last weekend in a fabulous country home in Parkdale, Ore., in the upper reaches of the fruit-filled Hood River Valley. We woke to spectacular views of Mount Hood's north slope and signed off our two evenings there, under a full moon that lit the silent valley and the wooded hillside that defined its boundary. We were in another world but less than two hours from home.
September 6, 2015, 6:01 AM
Lots of people want to keep their name out of The Columbian, or any other newspaper, for that matter. Think criminals, drunk drivers, leaders of failing businesses as examples.
November 25, 2015, 6:00 AM
Initiative entrepreneur Tim Eyman and his detractors squared off recently in the Capitol, where the ingenuity of their latest ideas was overshadowed by doubts about their earnestness.
November 24, 2015, 6:00 AM
It is amazing how many different ways the same thing can be said, creating totally different impressions.
November 23, 2015, 5:37 AM
SAN DIEGO — When it comes to the housing market, increasingly it's all about the millennial.
November 22, 2015, 5:37 AM
WASHINGTON — An ongoing rebound in U.S. home prices is different from the credit-fueled run up that fanned the financial crisis and tipped the nation into recession when the real estate bubble burst, economists at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco found in new research.
November 20, 2015, 8:40 PM
Three apartment projects planned along Fourth Plain Boulevard could bring some much-needed affordable housing to the corridor, as well as fill vacant lots.
November 18, 2015, 4:51 PM
Pac Trust is negotiating the purchase of 51 acres of rock quarry property from Pacific Rock Products as part of an expansion plan for the Columbia Tech Center campus in east Vancouver.