Downtown Search

Longview Police now have a suspect in custody, after a burglary was reported this morning at Bob’s Sporting Goods in downtown Longview. The incident got started around 5:15 or so this morning, after a possible burglar was reported inside the store at 11th and Hudson. Sheriff’s Deputies assisted in the operation, and a K-9 was […]

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St. Helens Fatality

The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office says that it looks like alcohol may have been a factor in a fatal motorcycle crash that took place yesterday afternoon near St. Helens. Around 5:30 pm, Deputies and aid personnel were called to the area of Ross Road and Millard Road, where they found the 911 caller attempting to […]

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I-5 Collision

Nancy Muroarias, 20, of Longview is recovering from injuries she received in a two-car crash that took place yesterday afternoon on I-5 near Ridgefield. State Troopers say that the collision took place around 12:20 pm, at milepost 14 northbound. Amanda Ziegler, 18, of Woodland was stopped for construction traffic, and was rear-ended by Muroarias. Her […]

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School Study

The Longview School Board continues to mull over options and scenarios for management of the district buildings, spending about two hours last night examining three new options that were proposed by school staff and by citizens. Even with the current nine proposals, School Board President Jerry Stinger says that the ultimate answer for Longview Schools […]

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KLOG Tuesday Sports

The Mariners are in Boston for a three game series with the Red Sox, KLOG 3:00 pm. Yesterday the M’s activated Michael Morse and cleared a roster spot by letting go of OF Jason Bay…..Medford defeated Cowlitz 5-2 in West Coast League action last night. The Black bears road trip continues today with a game […]

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O’Hollaren Tapped

The retirement of former Port of Longview Executive Director Ken O’Hollaren didn’t last very long, at least for the time being, as he’s chosen to be the Interim Executive Director for the Port of Port Angeles. The Peninsula Daily News says that the commissioners in Port Angeles unanimously chose O’Hollaren for the position in a […]

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Special Meeting

There’s a special joint meeting of the Longview City Council, the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board and the Historic Preservation Commission planned for this evening, where the three panels will review proposed designs for the Washington Way Bridge over Lake Sacajawea. Tonight’s meeting is set to begin at 6 pm, and will be held in […]

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JHB Baby Born

Third District Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler and her husband Daniel say she’s a “miracle,” born some nine weeks premature and facing some very serious medical issues, but little Abigail Rose Beutler is alive and holding her own at a neo-natal health care facility at Stanford University. Beutler reportedly gave birth on Monday, the 15th, delivering […]

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End of Summer

The Grand Finale of the “Dig Into Reading” summer reading program at the libraries wraps up today, with a special program planned at the Longview Public Library. Youth Services Librarian Jan Hanson says that kids can start coming by around 2 pm today, where they can learn to pan for gold and how to use […]

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KLOG Monday Sports

Nick Franklin hit two homers to lead the Seattle Mariners to a 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins. The M’s take today off before beginning a three game set at Boston tomorrow…..The Medford Rogues came up with a 9-3 win over the Cowlitz Black Bears on Sunday. The Bears will try and snap the Rogues […]

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