KLOG Thursday Sports

Felix Hernandez had his worst outing of the season yesterday as the Mariners lost to Texas 12-4. Seattle went 0-6 on the home stand and now goes to Houston to play the Astros tonight, KLOG 4:00 pm…..The Seahawks close out the NFL Pre-Season schedule with a home game against the Oakland Raiders tonight…..17 college football […]

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Granby Update

The Department of Ecology says that the work to contain and clean up oil leaking from a fishing vessel that sunk at its moorings on Willow Grove Road is continuing. As of yesterday afternoon, an estimated 250 gallons of oil had been pumped from the 75-foot “Granby,” and it’s still estimated that between 50 and […]

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Motorcycle Chase

Derek Wayne Williams, 39, of Ridgefield is being charged with felony eluding and obstructing an officer after he allegedly took Longview Police, Sheriff’s Deputies and State Troopers on a chase that went from Longview to the Woodland Airport. Just after 8 pm, LPD reported that they were trying to stop a motorcycle near 3rd and […]

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SR 505 Collision

Jacob Baker, 21, of Toledo is being charged with second-degree negligent driving after a crash that took place Tuesday afternoon on SR 505, just outside of town. State Troopers say that Craig McCown, 51, of Kelso was southbound on the highway at about 5 pm on Tuesday, as Baker was driving behind him. McCown slowed […]

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Landfill Meeting

The Environmental Health Unit of the Cowlitz County Health Department is holding a public hearing this evening, where they plan to take comment on the permit for the Headquarters Landfill. Environmental Health Manager Chris Bischoff says that the meeting is intended as an opportunity for you to comment on the permitting process, as the county […]

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I-205 Shift

Work is continuing on the new 139th Street interchange, just south of the I-5/I-205 split at the north end of Vancouver, and starting tonight, you’ll need to be ready for a traffic shift that’s going into effect. Starting at 10 pm tonight, work crews will be shifting northbound I-205 to the left lane and shoulder […]

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Train Statement

St. Helens is joining Scappoose and Rainier in officially expressing concerns about the impacts that increased train traffic will have on the town and its citizens. The St. Helens Chronicle reports that the St. Helens City Council approved a resolution at their last meeting, urging federal agencies to consider the environmental, social and economic impacts […]

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Front Street Update

Castle Rock water customers in the area of Cowlitz Street West and A Street Southwest will be seeing disruptions in their service today, as those customers are transferred to the new water main that’s been installed. In addition, construction of sidewalks is continuing on Front Street between Shintaffer and A Street. If you have questions […]

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School Starts

While most everyone else starts the new school year after Labor Day, the kids of the Toutle Lake School District are into their second day of classes. The 2013-2014 school year started yesterday for the Fighting Ducks; Clatskanie, Castle Rock, Kalama, Wahkiakum and Winlock will be opening classes next Tuesday, Longview, Woodland and Rainier are […]

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Sunken Boat

While cleanup efforts continue upstream from the park, an advisory remains in place at Willow Grove County Park, warning people to stay out of the water as authorities deal with a sunken fishing boat near the Willow Grove Yacht Club. The Washington Department of Ecology sent out its first alert about the sinking of the […]

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