Right here at home, we’re Cookin’ Country! All of us live right here in Longview, Kelso, Castle Rock, and Rainier. And we know what you want…
A Lot More Music, A Lot Less Talk! We’ll always play more of today’s country back-to-back, and we won’t waste your time with useless talk. Cookin’ Country, keepin’ it HOT for you!





KLOG Friday Sports

Marshawn Lynch is holding out at the opening of Seahawks training camp today. He wants to renegotiate his contract…..The Orioles shutout the Mariners 4-0 last night. The teams play again tonight with Felix Hernandez on the mound for Seattle, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Black Bears split a DH with Victoria last night, losing 1-0 then winning [...]

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Gregory Resigns

After 35 years of public service, including 10 years as Longview’s City Manager, Bob Gregory says that he plans to step down at the end of this year. Gregory had some trouble keeping his emotions in check as he made his announcement during last night’s Longview City Council meeting…gregoryresigns…Gregory came to work for Longview in [...]

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PeaceHealth Changes

The company that owns and operates St. John Medical Center in Longview is announcing some upper-level changes, announcing that Mary Elizabeth “Beth” O”Brien will be the filling the newly-created position of Chief Operating Officer in the organization. O’Brien currently works at the senior vice president and group executive officer with Catholic Health Initiatives, overseeing the [...]

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United Grain Shutdown

As local ILWU members take their turns on the picket line outside of the United Grain Corporation terminal at the Port of Vancouver, the facility is being shut down, as state grain inspectors now refuse to cross that line. The International Longshore and Warehouse Union has been picketing the terminal for 17 months, after United [...]

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Millennium Milestone

Millennium Bulk Terminals is announcing a “milestone” in the environmental review of the proposed coal export facility in West Longview. On the 15th of this month, the Cowlitz County Commissioners approved a contract amendment with the co-lead agencies on the project, adjusting the consultant’s contract for additional work on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement on [...]

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Cell Tower Arson

Longview Fire officials are alerting Longview Police about an apparent arson incident that took place last night at a cell tower site off of Olive Way. Around 11:20 pm, fire officials called LPD to the site in the 32 hundred block of Olive Way, where they had put out a fire in some machinery at [...]

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Court Obits

The Cowlitz County Superior Court is announcing the loss of its Court Services Manager. Earlier this week, it was announced that Court Services Manager Farahnaz Tamimi-Schmidt lost her battle with cancer, passing away last Sunday. After acquiring a degree from Linfield, Tamimi-Schmidt came to Cowlitz County in 1993, starting locally as a case manager and [...]

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Nudity Alert

Some people in the Grays River Valley are asking the Wahkiakum County Commissioners to draft an ordinance on public nudity, reporting that a new arrival in the area is raising some concerns by doing all of his chores in the buff. In the Wahkiakum County Eagle, Christine and Robert Symonds are quoted as saying that [...]

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Fair Preview

The Thunder Mountain Pro Rodeo opens tonight at the Cowlitz County Fair, with a shift coming in the talent and competition. After 30 years of being connected to the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, the Thunder Mountain Pro Rodeo is now affiliated with the Northwest Professional Rodeo Association. That means a new slate of competitors, all [...]

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Weekend Events–7/25-27/14

Friday: Stageworks Northwest continues a new production this weekend, one that will allow you to join in with gusto. A melodrama called “Chaos at the Cannery” runs through the 27th at the Longview Theatre on Commerce Avenue, with showtimes at 7:30 pm Friday and Saturday, and a 2 pm Sunday matinee. Youth and Family Link [...]

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