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Tallahassee, Florida rallied from three runs down in the sixth inning to upset Mifflin County, Pennsylvania 7-4 in the championship game of the Babe Ruth World Series last night. Will Brown’s two run single in the sixth tied the game. He was named the …

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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Tax Deduction Bill

Third District Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler is helping to introduce a bill that would make recently-passed individual tax cuts permanent, rather than having them sunset in 2025. Beutler claims that the average family of four will get to keep nea…

Smelt News

Seals are showing up in the lower Cowlitz River, along with increased numbers of sea birds, sure signs that some smelt are arriving. Washington Fish and Wildlife reports that preparations are being made for some limited commercial research dips in the …

MSH Permit Redux

The Mount St. Helens Institute is announcing Monday, February 26th as the date that they will re-open the process to apply for 2018 climbing permits. The permits were originally scheduled to be made available to the public on the 1st of this month, but…

Kelso Council Preview

Following a 5 pm workshop on the Open Records Act and some Training for Governmental Officials on Public Records, the Kelso City Council holds its regular meeting at 6 pm today. The meeting will start with the annual report from the Southwest Washingto…

Today’s Events

A community class on Computer-Aided Design and Drafting opens today at Lower Columbia College, and will run each Tuesday morning through this month. This is Part 1 of a two-part certification course, and will run from 8 am until noon in Room 113 at LCC…

Today’s Events

A community class on Computer-Aided Design and Drafting opens today at Lower Columbia College, and will run each Tuesday morning through this month. This is Part 1 of a two-part certification course, and will run from 8 am until noon in Room 113 at LCC…

Clam Digging Deaths

Two women are dead after drowning in separate incidents that happened Friday night in Pacific County. The Pacific County Sheriff’s Office reports that the incidents happened within a few minutes of each other, one on the Long Beach peninsula, while the…

Bellingham Robbers

Two people wanted for robbery in Bellingham and on felony warrants from Colorado were arrested over the weekend in Cowlitz County, picked up after a car chase, a K-9 search and continuing pursuit be local law enforcement. The Cowlitz County Sheriff’s O…

Saturday Night Robbery

Longview Police are looking into a robbery reported early Saturday morning in the vicinity of 20th and Alabama. A man called Longview police at about 12:30 Saturday morning, claiming to have been robbed at gunpoint. The caller says that they had droppe…

Jury Scam

Kelso Police report that someone is trying to work the “jury scam” in the local area, with multiple reports coming in about phone calls to citizens, threatening them with jail. The callers say that someone calls and identifies themselves as law enforce…