Clark County Councilor Tom Mielke, Feb. 10, 2015 (KOIN 6 News)

‘In God We Trust’ not in Clark County

Councilor Tom Mielke proposed displaying the words “In God We Trust” prominently in the meeting area. But the proposal failed Tuesday when n…

The Basic Earthquake Emergency Communications Node -- BEECN, known as beacon -- includes a handheld UHF radio that will work when other communication doesn't, Sept. 24, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

A look at regional disaster preparedness

A regional organization includes five counties, from Columbia County in Oregon to Clark County in Washington, to help coordinate and prepare…