Latest Clark County Stories

2011-07-13 07:42:00

TOPEKA, Kan., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ITC Great Plains, LLC yesterday received siting approval from the Kansas Corporation Commission (KCC) for the V-Plan high-voltage electric transmission line, a project designed to connect eastern and western Kansas.

2010-10-25 12:25:00

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Nevada's Clark County Family Services Department is using IBM business analytics software to improve the delivery of social services and ensure compliance with new state regulations.

2010-01-07 09:00:00

SEATTLE, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clark County Assessor sent out their annual Notice of Valuation letters to homeowners in early December again this year. According to ValueAppeal.com more than 70,000 homes are overassessed this year.

2009-05-01 07:35:00

OLYMPIA, Wash., May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 25th, the Washington State Legislature passed its 2009-11 Transportation Budget which included $1 million in funding to begin to rehabilitate a portion of Clark County / Chelatchie Prairie Rail Line. According to Eric Temple, the President of the Portland Vancouver Junction Railroad (PVJR), the tremendous cooperation between Clark County, its Railroad Coordinator, the Clark County Railroad Advisory Board, and the PVJR was a critical element in...

2009-01-08 07:25:00

VANCOUVER, Wash., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- A groundswell of support is occurring for Economic Stimulus Funding to be allocated to rehabilitate the Clark County, Washington Rail Line.

2008-10-13 06:00:36

By James Haug By JAMES HAUG REVIEW-JOURNAL Todd Yocum's autistic 8-year-old son has had six teachers since he started pre-school at age 3. Only two of them were licensed to teach autistic children, Yocum said, and the rest were substitutes.

2008-10-06 21:00:26

Heather Curry, a co-owner of Better Grades In-Home Tutoring, provides math tutoring help at a private home. Business name: Better Grades In-Home Tutoring, Vancouver. Owners: Craig and Heather Curry, Washington state certified teachers.

2008-09-29 06:00:28

By James Haug By JAMES HAUG REVIEW-JOURNAL Like Clark County, school districts across the country are strapped for cash and improvising ways to save money.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.