Prepare Fair

Right on cue, Cowlitz County Emergency Management is holding its third annual “Prepare Fair,” going on tomorrow at Kessler Elementary School in Longview. Jennifer Engkraf with Emergency Management says that the goal of Prepare Fair is to increase public awareness on the importance of preparing for emergencies of all sorts. They’ll have informational booths, vendors, […]

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KLOG Friday Sports

Mark Morris blanked Prairie 22-0 in prep football last night. Woodland was impressive in a 47-3 win at Montesano. Today, Kelso takes on Evergreen in a 5 pm kickoff at McKenzie Stadium, prep game 4 pm on 101.5 FM The Wave. Also tonight, R.A. Long hosts Fort Vancouver at 7 pm…..The Mariners close out the […]

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Work Delayed

The impending storm has the Washington Department of Transportation delaying some emergency repairs on West Side Highway, so that roadway will NOT be shut down this weekend. WashDOT had been planning to close all lanes of the highway from Beacon Hill Road to Solomon Road, so that they could remove some weakened soil and replace […]

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Bus Collision

Sheriff’s Deputies report that a driver was cited for reckless driving after his car crashed into a Longview school bus Wednesday afternoon. The collision happened around 4:30 pm on Wednesday, in the 46 hundred block of Olympia Way. There were no students on the bus at the time of the collision, and the bus driver […]

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Medical Library Moves

PeaceHealth is announcing that it’s closing the medical library at the Southwest Washington Medical Center in Vancouver, and will be moving those resources to Saint John Medical Center in Longview. PeaceHealth had been maintaining two collections on the hospital center in Vancouver, one for medical professionals and one with consumer health information for the public. […]

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Venue Change

The people who are putting on a Saturday Sewing Class for Kids are clarifying the location as to where those classes will be taking place. WSU Extension 4-H had initially announced that the classes would be held in a meeting room at the Longview Community Church, but they now say that announcement was in error. […]

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Weekend Events–9/27-29/13

Friday: It’s the final weekend for the Stageworks Northwest production of “The Great American Trailer Park Musical.” Showtimes at the Longview Theatre on Commerce Avenue are at 7:30 pm on Friday and Saturday, and at 2 pm on Sunday. This show runs on weekends through the 29th. Get tickets through the Stageworks Northwest website. The […]

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KLOG Thursday Sports

The Mariners eliminated the Kansas City Royals from playoff contention with a 6-0 shutout last night. Hisashi Iwakuma pitched seven scoreless innings and Mike Zunino hit two homers. The M’s have today off before hosting the A’s in the final three games of the season…..The Mark Morris football team plays tonight, a 7 pm game […]

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Storm Approaching

The Weather Service says that a “potent fall storm” is bearing down on the region, bringing heavy rains and high winds by tomorrow afternoon. The jet stream is expected to sag down over the area, also bringing the remnants of a typhoon that is currently located off of Japan’s east coast. The rain and wind […]

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Youth Pastor Charged

A man who used to work as a youth pastor in the Winlock area is being charged with molesting a 12 year-old boy, a crime that started about a decade ago. The Centralia Chronicle reports on this story, saying that Michael D. Whitson, 51, was in Lewis County Superior Court yesterday, charged with four counts […]

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