Vader Vandals

Charges of malicious mischief, theft and criminal conspiracy are being filed against four teens from Vader, after they allegedly vandalized the old city jail and a church, also setting a U. S. flag on fire. The Centralia Chronicle says that this spree took place on Saturday. The group allegedly kicked in the door of the […]

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Ariel Fire

Crews from Cowlitz-Skamania Fire District 7 in Ariel were busy on Monday and Tuesday, dealing with a house fire that re-kindled at least once. Firefighters were first called to the house at 7441 Lewis River Road at about 2 pm on Monday, arriving to find flames coming out of the windows in the house. It […]

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Valves Stolen

Pictures of large stainless steel valves are being distributed to metal recycling outfits around the area, after a theft was reported yesterday morning from a site on Douglas Street in Longview. At about 8:20 yesterday morning, employees of Bay Valve reported that someone had cut their fence, and then stole four or five of these […]

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Leachate Line

The County Commissioners are moving ahead with the contract to construct a 16-mile pipeline from the Headquarters Road Landfill to the Three Rivers Wastewater Treatment Plant, a line that will handle the liquid leachate that comes out of that facility. Commissioner Jim Misner says that system helps to address some significant issues…leachateline…Rotschy, Incorporated of Vancouver […]

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SR 432 Open House

An update on the SR 432 Rail Realignment and Highway Improvements Project is planned for this evening at the Longview City Hall. The Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Council of Governments will share information that has been collected and evaluated over the past few months, looking to identify and prioritize a set of concepts for rail and highway improvements […]

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FS Road 90 Still Open

The closure of Forest Road 90 at Swift Creek that had been planned to start today is being delayed. The Forest Service says that the repair project on the Swift Creek Bridge is being put off for an indefinite perios. They had been planning to close the bridge, starting today and going through June 11th. […]

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Fibre Federal Grants

Celebrating the opening of their new Rainier branch in August of this year, Fibre Federal Credit Union is planning to give up to $5,000 to three Rainier-based non-profit organizations. If your group would like to be considered for one of these grants, you have until June 29th to produce and submit a video of up […]

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KLOG Wednesday Sports

The Los Angeles Angels defeated the Mariners 6-4 last night. The four game series is tied 1-1 as Felix Hernandez goes against CJ Wilson tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The WIAA State golf tournaments are underway in various locations. Kelso’s Logan Davis and Blain Gilmore are playing at Tri-Mountain while Kayli Thompson competes at Lewis River. In […]

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KLOG Tuesday Sports

The Mariners beat the Angels 5-1 yesterday as Chris Young got the win and Robinson Cano had three hits and two RBI’s. The M’s and Halos play again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..Edmonds defeated Bellevue 7-6 to win the NWAACC baseball title yesterday at Story Field. It’s the 7th NWAACC baseball title for the Tritons…..Oregon State […]

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Child Missing

Recovery efforts continue this morning on the Cispus River near Randle, working to find the body of a five year-old boy that was swept away over the weekend. The Lewis County Sheriff’s Office reports that the boy was with his family from Tacoma, camping at an unimproved site on the banks of the river, about […]

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