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…

Kyle Maki wears lederhosen and talks about Wurstfest, Feb. 10, 2015 (KOIN 6 News)

Kyle Maki grabs his lederhosen

With so many events and activities happening this weekend for Valentine’s Day it can be hard to choose where to take your honey for a fun ti…

This photo released by WAM, the state news agency of the United Arab Emirates, shows Emirati F-16s at an air base in Jordan, Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015. The United Arab Emirates launched airstrikes Tuesday targeting the Islamic State group, its official news agency said, marking its return to combat operations against the militants after it halted flights late last year. (AP Photo/WAM)

UAE rejoins fight against ISIS

The United Arab Emirates launched airstrikes Tuesday against the Islamic State group from an air base in Jordan, marking its return to comba…