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KLOG Friday Sports

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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Missing Teen Found

A multi-month effort to find a 17 year-old boy from St. Helens is over, with a sad ending to report. Authorities in Wahkiakum County report that the body of Marciano Sakhouen of St. Helens was recovered from the Columbia River over the weekend. The St….

911 Governance

After months of work, the proposals for creating a separate Cowlitz County 911 Public Safety Answering Point Agency are being rolled out; the Kelso City Council voted unanimously to accept those recommendations. Council member Jim Hill says that it’s b…

Willapa Bay Salmon

Washington Fish and Wildlife is setting up a meeting next week in Raymond, where they’re soliciting public input on priorities for sport and commercial salmon fishing in Willapa Bay. WDFW fish managers say that they’re looking for guidance on how to re…

Lunch and Learn

The Cowlitz PUD is hosting a “Lunch and Learn” event today, inviting community members and PUD customers to come in and get the latest on wintertime energy usage. Alice Dietz with the PUD says that they will have staff available to answer questions abo…

We’ll Meet Again

Tales of survival after the eruption of Mount St. Helens will be part of a new series that marks the return of former “Today” host Ann Curry to the air. A new series called “We’ll Meet Again” will debut next Tuesday night on Oregon Public Broadcasting,…

Ken Guse Passes

The man who was into coffee way before there was a Starbucks on every corner has passed away. Word is getting out about last weekend’s passing of Ken Guse, the creator of Guse’s Gourmet Coffee in downtown Longview. Guse and his family have been roastin…

KLOG Wednesday Sports

WSU quarterback Tyler Hilinski has died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. The news has hit the WSU community hard. Hilinski, 21, was due to be the Cougars starter next season……The Blazers beat the Suns 118-111 last night, snapping a …

KLOG Tuesday Sports

The MLK Tribute at Lower Columbia College featured six high school basketball games yesterday. In girls play, Mark Morris defeated Kelso 46-36 in overtime. Clallam Bay beat Naselle 51-43. In boys play, Kelso dominated Nathan Hale 83-59, W.F. West defea…

KLOG Tuesday Sports

The MLK Tribute at Lower Columbia College featured six high school basketball games yesterday. In girls play, Mark Morris defeated Kelso 46-36 in overtime. Clallam Bay beat Naselle 51-43. In boys play, Kelso dominated Nathan Hale 83-59, W.F. West defea…

Bloyd Street Fire

The Red Cross is providing assistance to residents of a home that caught fire yesterday morning on Bloyd Street in Kelso. The fire was reported at 9:11 yesterday morning, when smoke and flames were seen inside the house at 1701 Bloyd Street. Six people…