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Missing Girl Found

The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office says that Katrina Osborne, 15, of Longview has been found safe and sound, after spending a night in the woods near Mount St. Helens. A search was started yesterday afternoon, after Osborne got separated from family and friends while hiking near the volcano. She had last been seen Monday morning, […]

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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Missing Girl Found

The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office says that Katrina Osborne, 15, of Longview has been found safe and sound, after spending a night in the woods near Mount St. Helens. A search was started yesterday afternoon, after Osborne got separated from family and friends while hiking near the volcano. She had last been seen Monday morning, […]

The Great American Eclipse

Everything stopped for a few minutes yesterday morning, while the local area joined millions from across the country to watch yesterday morning’s Great American Eclipse. Along with a huge crowd at Columbia Ford, a large group also gathered at Lower Columbia College, where Astronomy Professor Jose Vasquez says that even the 98 percent coverage in […]

Train Car Sitter

The Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office reports taking a woman into protective custody, after it was reported that she was sitting on top of a rail car in the Longview rail switching yard. Deputies were called to the yard at about 9:20 pm, reported to be sitting on top of one of the cars, just off […]

Port Output

The Port of Longview says that the first half of 2017 has been extremely active, and they appear to be on track for another record year. Mid-year cargo volumes were recently reported to the Port of Longview Commission, with 5.2 million metric tons moving across the docks in the first six months of the year. […]

KEA/KSD Contract

The Kelso Education Association and the Kelso School District are jointly announcing that a tentative contract agreement has been reached. They say that the tentative deal was reached on Sunday afternoon, but details are not being announced until teachers have been briefed. After that briefing, a ratification vote will be held. KEA President Bob Gustin […]

LCC Ranking

Lower Columbia College ranks among the top 100 community colleges in the nation, according to a new ranking of community colleges and state community college systems across the country. In the new list from a personal finance site called “WalletHub,” LCC ranks number 96 out of more than 700 community colleges in the country, based […]

BAH

This month’s Kelso-Longview Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours event will take place at the Kelso Red Lion Hotel and Conference Center, going from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. They’ll have appetizers, beverages and door prizes, along with the networking opportunities and information exchange. Get a break on your admission by signing up in advance. Get […]

KLOG Tuesday Sports

The Mariners held on to beat the Braves 6-5 last night. Edwin Diaz got his 28th save by working the ninth inning. The M’s are 3-1 on their 12 game road trip. Game two of the three game set in Atlanta is today, KLOG 3:30 pm…..Devlin Granberg of the Cowlitz Black Bears was named a […]

KLOG Monday Sports

Blake Snell pitched seven innings of two hit ball as the Tampa Bay Rays beat Seattle 3-0 on Sunday. The Rays win snapped a four game winning streak for Seattle. The Mariners take on the Braves in Atlanta today, KLOG 3:30 pm…..The LCC fall sports teams hosted it’s Alumni teams on Saturday as they continue […]

Pizza Theft

A pizza delivery employee was the victim of an assault and robbery Sunday night in the Old West Side neighborhood of Longview. The man reports he was approached by a man wearing a hoody and dark clothing who demanded his wallet and car keys. The victim reported the suspect also asked for his debit card […]