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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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Froggy Robber Hits Scappoose

The “Froggy Robber” is believed to be the suspect in yesterday’s robbery of the US Bank branch in Scappoose. The suspect jumped over the counter, threatened bank employees with a knife and got away with cash. The Hispanic man, 5’5” 160 lbs, is believed…

Shooting Suspect Turns Himself In

Longview Police report that a 17-year-old suspect in the last Sunday’s shooting has turned himself in. Sergeant Chris Blanchard reports that the young man’s family talked him into surrendering. Deshawn Watson, 16, was shot in the chest and is continuin…

KLOG Tuesday Sports

The Portland Trail Blazers won’t have to deal with Blake Griffin tonight as they take on the Clippers in Los Angeles, KLOG 6:35 pm. Griffin was traded to the Pistons yesterday for three players and two draft picks…..Hayley Niles had 19 points and 13 re…

Knappa School Closed

Classes at Hilda Lahti Elementary School in Knappa are closed today and tomorrow due to a flu outbreak. 43 percent of students are sick and several teachers and staff are also affected.

Vancouver Oil Project Rejected

Another blow to oil and coal export projects in the Northwest yesterday when Governor Jay Inslee rejected the oil-by-rail terminal project proposed at the Port of Vancouver. Environmental groups are praising the decision while economic development folk…

Pair Arrested Near Oregon Way

Two people were arrested early yesterday morning and one of them didn’t go to jail easily. Longview Police responded to the U-Haul business off Oregon Way yesterday just after 1 am on a report that a burglary may be in progress. They found a Chev…

Teen Shooting Victim Recovering

A 16-year-old Longview boy continues to recover from the injuries he received in a shooting early Sunday morning in Longview. DeShawn Watson was shot in the torso in the 1100 block of 18th Avenue in Longview around 1 am Sunday. Watson is listed in stab…

KLOG Monday Sports

Mattise Thybulle scored 18 points to lead the Washington Huskies over the WSU Cougars 80-62 on Sunday. Robert Franks had 16 for the Cougs…..The LCC men’s team beat Highline Saturday night to go to 5-1 in the NWAC West division. The LCC women were shock…

Mt. Solo Mishap

A Longview woman was injured when the car her husband was driving crashed head-on into a guardrail on Mt. Solo Road last night at 9:45 pm. Blanche Roe, 32, was taken to St. John Medical Center. Timmothy Roe, 33, faces charges of DUI and vehicle assault…

Weekend Shooting

A 16-year-old Longview boy is listed in stable condition at a Vancouver hospital after being shot in the chest early Sunday morning. Longview Police were called to the 1100 block of 18th Avenue around 1 am Sunday where they found the injured teen. Two …