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the Portland Timbers hired Giovanni Savarese as the new head coach replacing Caleb Porter. Savarese spent the last five season coaching the New York Cosmos in the NASL…..The Portland Trail Blazers hope to snap a five game losing streak when they take on the Heat in Miami today, KLOG 3:35 pm…..In boys hoops, W.F. West […]

Exhibit Hall Workshop

Castle Rock is putting together a Task Force that will take on the task of trying to figure out what to do with the Castle Rock Exhibit Hall, which was vacated earlier this year. Officials say that the building is currently “not sustainable” in its current condition, either physically or functionally. Castle Rock citizens, community […]

July Jobless Stats

It’s moving at a snail’s pace, but the Employment Security Department says that Cowlitz County’s jobless picture is continuing to improve. The July jobless rate came in at an even 7 percent, down marginally from the number in June. They also say that this is three percentage points lower than the unemployment rate in July […]

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KLOG Wednesday Sports

the Portland Timbers hired Giovanni Savarese as the new head coach replacing Caleb Porter. Savarese spent the last five season coaching the New York Cosmos in the NASL…..The Portland Trail Blazers hope to snap a five game losing streak when they take on the Heat in Miami today, KLOG 3:35 pm…..In boys hoops, W.F. West […]

Kelso School Bond

The Kelso School District is moving ahead with placing a $98.6 million bond in front of voters in February of next year, asking for money to construct three new elementary schools and to make district-wide safety and security improvements. They also plan renovate five other schools, while also renovating the district’s athletic facilities. Mike Haas […]

Stagnation Advisory Continues

An Air Stagnation Advisory continues through 2 pm on Thursday in the local area, as lingering high pressure continues to trap smoke, smog and other air pollutants near the surface. The Weather Service says that this current weather situation is expected to be in place for a couple more days, before rain returns later in […]

Impound Lot Theft

Longview Police are going over security videos and screen captures to see if they can identify the person who cut a hole in the fence surrounding a city storage yard, and then made off with a motorcycle. The incident was reported to Longview Police at about 7:30 yesterday morning, with city employees discovering the theft […]

Crab Thief Sentenced

Larrin Breitsprecher, 57, of Westport, Washington is being sentenced to 90 days of house arrest and is being ordered to pay a fine of $5,000, after he was found guilty of stealing commercial crab pots. Washington Fish and Wildlife Enforcement reports that they were directed to Breitsprecher after one of his crew members said that […]

Fish Load Saved

The Coast Guard says that one of their specialized 52-foot motor lifeboats helped to bring a disabled fishing boat and its load of fish safely back to the Port of Astoria over the weekend. Last Sunday, a distress call came in from a 58-foot “dragger” called the “Ashlyne.” They had four people aboard, along with […]

JHB Telephone Town Hall

Local residents are being invited to join in a Telephone Town Hall that Third District Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler plans to hold this evening. The Telephone Town Hall is set to begin at 5:30 pm, and Beutler says that all citizens of Southwest Washington are invited to call in and share their concerns about tax […]

Today’s Events

Longview City Council member Ken Botero says that his final Community Forum of the year will happen this morning at 10 am, with plans to review the year and to look ahead at 2018. Botero says that they will take some time to reflect on what has been done in the city over the past […]

Winlock Egg Hatches

They didn’t find what they expected at last Saturday’s Christmas celebration in Winlock, when the discovery of a strange item in the base of the Winlock Egg sparked a bomb squad response. When the base of the egg was opened, they found a capped pipe, with wires protruding from it. Police decided to take no […]

KLOG Tuesday Sports

The Warriors beat the Blazers 111-104 last night, Portland’s fifth straight loss…..Mark Morris defeated Tumwater 88-67 in boys hoops last night. The Monarchs host Waverly Australia tonight at 7 pm. R.A. Long beat Waverly 52-31 last night. The Jacks are back at it at home tonight against Chehalis at 7 pm…..The Mark Morris girls are […]