Wanted Arrests

Two people wanted on warrants from all across Western Washington were picked up last night in Longview, and are currently lodged in the Cowlitz County Jail. Longview Police report making contact with Bradley Wayne Hamrick, 28, of Packwood and Nikole Renee Montez, 23, of Aberdeen shortly after 7 pm, in the 300 block of Oregon […]

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RV Park Theft

The operators of the Silver Lake RV Park on SR 504 are reporting a burglary. They called the Sheriff’s Office yesterday afternoon, saying that it looks like someone cut a hole in the sheet rock of the RV park’s restrooms, gaining access to a neighboring business. It’s reported that fishing poles, a printer, a fish […]

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Friday Collision

State Troopers say that a 17 year-old girl from Portland is being cited for having defective tires on her car after a Friday afternoon crash on I-5 north of Kalama. At about 1:15 Friday afternoon, the 1995 Subaru that the girl was driving hydroplaned on the wet freeway, sliding off the freeway to the right […]

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St. Helens Chase

Steven Michael Thompson, 23, of St. Helens is under arrest after a Friday night chase involving Oregon State Police and St. Helens Police. At about 8:40 Friday night, called about a possible DUI driver were relayed to OSP. The suspect vehicle was spotted on Old Portland Highway, where a Trooper tried to stop the suspect. […]

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Studded Tire Deadline

It’s time to make sure those studded tires are off the car. Both the Washington and Oregon Departments of Transportation are out with reminders that today is the last day that it’s legal to have those tires on your car. Neither state plans to extend the deadline for removal of the studs. Drivers planning to […]

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ACA Deadline

Today is the deadline for the first round of open enrollment under the Affordable Care Act. If you still haven’t been able to get signed up, there are a number of local organizations that can assist you. The Family Health Center in Longview is handling the lead in the Cowlitz-Wahkiakum In-Person Assister Program, which has […]

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Chamber Deadlines

The Kelso-Longview Chamber of Commerce has set today as the deadline for a couple of programs that they have under way. Today is the deadline to get nominations in for this year’s “Pillars of Strength: Business and Education Awards. You can nominate teachers, administrators and classified staff for Crystal Apple Awards, local training agencies for […]

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Bits and Bots

The local high school robotics team, Bits and Bots, Team 3812, was honored with the “Gracious Professionalism” award at this weekend’s District Competition at Central Washington University in Ellensberg, and also gathered enough points in the competition to qualify for the Pacific Northwest Championships, coming up in Portland. After going 9-3 in their qualifying matches […]

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Monday KLOG Sports

LaMarcus Aldridge is showing his worth to the Portland Trail Blazers, as they win their third in a row after his return from a back injury, 105-98 over Memphis. Portland now has a two-game lead over Golden State for the 5th playoff position, and trails Houston for the #4 spot by just 2 1/2 games […]

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McKee Road Fire

Crews from Cowlitz Fire District 6 in Castle Rock have been up for most of the night, dealing with a house fire reported early this morning at a home on McKee Road. The first call about this fire came in at 1:10 am, with the residents reporting a chimney fire. Within a few minutes, they […]

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