KLOG Friday Sports

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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Bush Cabin Roof

The historic Bush Cabin is sporting an upgrade, as Weatherguard Roofing put a new shake roof on the old building. Located near the northeast corner of the Cowlitz County Fairgrounds, the Bush Cabin is an authentic homestead cabin from the 1800’s; the cabin was originally built on Hazel Dell Road near Castle Rock, and was […]

Weekend Events–6/9-11/17

Friday: Kelso Youth Baseball will be raising money for the Ryan Wolf Memorial Scholarship Fund, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the KYB ballfields at Tam O’Shanter Park. KYB members will be set up at the entry to the diamonds, collecting donations and selling 50-50 raffle tickets, with half of the pot going into the scholarship […]

KLOG Friday Sports

Twins starter Kyle Gibson shutdown the Mariners in a 2-1 Minnesota win last night. The M’s five game win streak is snapped as they get ready to host the Toronto Blue Jays tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Evan Williams was smooth last night as the Black Bears player had four hits to lead Cowlitz to a 7-3 […]

KLOG Thursday Sports

Mike Zunino hit a walk-off, two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth to give the Mariners a 6-5 win over Minnesota. It was Zunino’s second homer of the game. The M’s have won nine of the last 10 games and look for the sweep over the Twins tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm. The NWAC Champion […]

NWIW Permit

They’re getting closer to breaking ground on the $1.8 billion Northwest Innovation Works methanol production and export facility, as the Southwest Washington Clean Air Agency issues the Final Air Discharge Permit for the plant. SWCAA informed Northwest Innovation Works of the permit approval yesterday, which sets the limits of airborne emissions that are allowed to […]

Motorcycle Death

The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office say Brandon Brissett, 21, of St. Helens was driving at high speed, traveling in the wrong lane on a back road in Columbia County when he crashed head-on into another vehicle, causing his death. Sheriff Jeff Dickerson say that the crash happened around 6:45 pm yesterday evening, a few miles […]

Woodland Rollover Victim

Authorities in Clark County now say that a Woodland man died in a rollover crash that took place on May 31st on Cedar Creek Road, in the north part of Clark County. The Clark County Medical Examiner says that Jeffrey Heafner, 38, of Woodland died in a crash that took place around 5:15 am on […]

Drive-By Shooting Update

Oregon State Police are now releasing a security video screen capture taken at a gas station in the Columbia County corridor, saying that they want to identify and question the driver of a pickup in the photo. The driver of the pickup is thought to be the person that shot at another passing vehicle on […]

Stalking/Kidnapping Case

Charges of stalking, kidnapping and menacing are being filed against Misael Hernandez Feria, 43, after he allegedly forced his ex-girlfriend from Scappoose into his car, and then was found in Portland. Scappoose Police say that the incident took place last Friday, after Hernandez-Feria allegedly broke into the woman’s home, pointed a gun at her, and […]

Airport Project Shuffle

The long-awaited runway extension at the Southwest Washington Regional Airport in Kelso is on standby for the time being, as resources are directed to other projects at the airport, responding to suggestions from the Federal Aviation Administration. The Daily news reports on the project changes; back in 2011, Cowlitz County granted $300,000 to the City […]