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Mark Morris defeated R.A. Long 51-19 in the Civil War wrestling match last night…..St. Mary’s handed Gonzaga a rare home loss last night 74-71…..The LCC hoop teams host Grays Harbor on Saturday, women at 5 pm and the men at 7 pm…..In girls hoops, Washo…

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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Funeral Patrol

A contingent of Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Deputies were on duty outside of their regular jurisdiction yesterday, volunteering their time to patrol Pierce County while members of that Sheriff’s Office attended the memorial service for a fallen comrade. P…

Shooting Arrest

Longview Police have always said that the shooting that happened in the Old West Side on December 26th “was not a random act,” and the details behind that shooting are interesting, to say the least. Yesterday morning, LPD announced the arrest of Joel D…

Truck Death

A man who was found dead inside of a pickup in Chehalis earlier this month is now being identified as a Vader resident. The Lewis County Sheriff’s Office says that the body of Rickie J. Hornbeck, 64, was found on January 7th, located in a pickup that w…

DQ Scam

Longview Police report that someone is trying to scam local fast foods restaurants into releasing financial information. Workers at the Dairy Queen on Ocean Beach Highway called Longview Police at about 6:30 pm, reporting that a man calling himself “Me…

Booth Lawsuit Appeal

The plaintiffs in a failed lawsuit against the Longview School District are filing an appeal of the ruling in that case. The Daily News reports that the five families who had sued for more than 18 million dollars over the use of an isolation booth at M…

Council/Housing Workshop

A joint meeting of the Longview City Council and the board for Housing Opportunities of Southwest Washington is planned for this evening. Late last month, the City Council requested this meeting, looking for a route to get the council and HOSWWA on the…

Lewis and Clark Bridge Review

The Oregon Department of Transportation is studying the issues that lead to congestion and traffic backups at the base of the Lewis and Clark Bridge, and they say that there’s not going to be any easy fix. ODOT released a report on bridge congestion ye…

Today’s Events

Today is the deadline to get registered for “Breakfast with Frosty,” coming up this Saturday at the Canterbury Inn. The event is a fundraiser for local children’s literacy programs, and will get under way at 9:30 this Saturday morning. Your $5 donation…

KLOG Thursday Sports

The Lower Columbia College basketball teams swept Pierce last night. Tywanna Abbott scored 26 points to lead the Devil women to an 89-40 victory. Spencer Sweet scored 38 to lead LCC to a 95-74 win. Both teams host Grays Harbor Saturday beginning at 5 p…

Shooting Arrest

Longview Police report making an arrest in connection with a shooting that took place December 26th on the Old West Side. A man was shot and wounded on that night, and LPD Detectives now say that the suspect specifically targeted the victim. The victim…