Allen Street Outage

Christina Reed, 19, is being cited for reckless driving, after a crash yesterday afternoon in the 3800 block of Allen Street, a collision that knocked power out for more than 200 Cowlitz PUD customers. Shortly after noon yesterday, a crash was reported near the DeRosier Rock Pit, with one witness claiming that the car involved […]

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Fireworks on Sale

Starting at noon today, sales of off-reservation fireworks opens up in Washington state, and with that comes the annual reminder of the need to be safe with these devices. The Washington State Fire Marshal’s Office says that “personal fireworks require personal responsibility.” State Fire Marshal Charles M. Duffy says that you need to be aware […]

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Operation Dry Water

Along with the increased DUI patrols on area roadways, the Washington Parks and Recreation Commission is announcing that additional law enforcement officers will be out on the water this weekend, looking for impaired boaters during the national “Operation Dry Water” campaign. Today, tomorrow and Sunday, marine law enforcement agencies will be on the lookout for […]

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Campaign Kickoff

C. J. Nickerson plans to formally kick off his campaign for the Longview School Board at an event that’s planned for 1pm tomorrow afternoon in the Lions Shelter at Lake Sacajawea. Nickerson is running for Position 1 on the Longview School Board, a post currently held by Jerry Stinger. You’re invited to come by and […]

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Arts and Vines

The second annual “Arts and Vines” event is planned for this weekend, starting today in Castle Rock, and continuing along the Spirit Lake Memorial Highway both Saturday and Sunday. The event will feature fine art and wines from the local area, offered at seven different venues from Castle Rock, all the way up to the […]

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Weed Rodeo

They’re going to be looking to “round up” the noxious plants in the Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument at tomorrow’s 7th annual Weed Rodeo, and you can help out. The Forest Service says that the goal is to help remove scotch broom and other noxious plants near Coldwater Lake. Registration starts at 10 am […]

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Weekend Events–6/28-30/13

Friday: The 2nd annual “Arts and Vines” show and sale is planned for this weekend, featuring fine wines and art from all around the local area at sites from Castle Rock to the end of the Spirit Lake Memorial Highway. The opening reception runs from 5 to 8 pm at the Castle Rock Exhibit Hall. […]

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Friday KLOG Sports

The Blazers move to find a complement for G Damian Lillard as they draft C. J. McCollum of Lehigh with the #10 pick in yesterday’s NBA draft. McCollum is the all-time scoring leader for the Patriot League, and is expected to provide some long-range shooting skill for Portland. The Blazers also took C Jeff Withey […]

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Birkenfeld Tornado

The National Weather Service is now confirming that a small tornado touched down in the Birkenfeld area on Tuesday afternoon. This announcement comes after a resident of the area near the Oregon Coast Range between Columbia and Clatsop Counties sent in pictures of damage that was done; they also say that Doppler radar showed a […]

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Semi Stuck

Authorities are still checking to see if any structural damage was done when a semi got stuck underneath the overpass on Manasco Drive near the Three Rivers Mall. Kelso Police say that this incident took place at about 3:20 yesterday afternoon. No injuries were reported, and traffic was shut down while heavy equipment was brought […]

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