Storm Report

The rain and wind is dying down a bit after a series of storms over the weekend, setting records for September rainfall and wind speed all over the Northwest. The main impact from over the weekend is the closure of West Side Highway between Beacon Hill Road and Solomon Road, a closure that will remain […]

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Kayaking Death

The Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office says that Thad Roberts, 32, of Kelso is missing and presumed drowned after a kayaking mishap in the Lewis River. Friends who had been salmon fishing with Roberts reported him as missing at about 10 pm on Saturday, saying that he got separated from them near the Cedar Creek Boat […]

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Missing Hiker

Searchers plan to meet this morning in Skamania County, resuming a search for a missing hiker. Early yesterday morning, Washington Emergency Management called for ground searchers to help with an effort to find a 30 year-old man reported as missing in the Goose Lake area; he had been with a group that was searching for […]

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Vancouver Stabbing

Neal Cedric Kelly, 26, of Woodland is in the Clark County Jail on a first-degree murder charge, accused of stabbing a Vancouver woman to death Saturday night. The Clark County Sheriff’s Office says that this got started around 4 am on Saturday, when a disturbance was reported at a home on Northeast 89th, off of […]

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Water Flushing

Flushing of water pipes in Longview’s “Area 1” continues tonight, tomorrow and Wednesday. This is the area of town between Industrial Way and Nichols Boulevard, going from Oregon Way to Washington Way. Work is planned from 8 pm to 11:30 pm each night. If you live in this area, be sure to flush your pipes […]

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Kelso Street Work

A couple of projects scheduled to start today in Kelso could cause you some driving issues. Anderson Environmental Contracting of Kelso is scheduled to start the soil remediation project at the old Terry’s Auto Salvage Yard property. This work is scheduled to be done during daylight hours, and should run through the 18th of next […]

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KLOG Monday Sports

The Seahawks rallied from down 20-3 at halftime to beat the Houston Texans 23-20 in overtime. Richard Sherman’s interception return tied it up late in the 4th quarter, then Steven Haushka’s field goal in OT won it. The Hawks are 4-0 for the first time in franchise history. The Hawks travel to Indianapolis next Sunday…..The […]

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Water Complaints

Ongoing water problems in an area of the Highlands has the Longview City Council looking for some immediate action on the issue. For about 45 minutes at last night’s meeting, several citizens aired their complaints about the water coming into their homes, discussing issues with discoloration, smell, and damage to their homes. Jane Matthews spoke […]

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Pipe Flushing

The City of Longview continues its water-flushing schedule, working next week in “Area #1,” an area bordered by Industrial Way, Nichols Boulevard and Oregon Way. Work is scheduld Sunday through Wednesday of next week, going from 8 to 11:30 pm each night. Advisory signs will be posted; people in the area affected are advised to […]

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Storm A-Brewin’

The Weather Service says that you need to be ready for a wet and windy weekend as a “potent” storm system settles in off of the British Columbia coast. Forecasters say that this is an unusual storm for September, and has the potential to set records for rainfall totals. The first batch of rain is […]

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