PeaceHealth-Regence Settles

PeaceHealth and Regence reached a new two-year agreement announced yesterday. Regence members can continue to receive health care at PeaceHealth facilities, including St. John Medical Center in Longview

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Other Options

The Longview School Board was mulling over some other options as they continue to look at ways to combat decreasing enrollment in regard to facility best use. The Daily News reports the Board took a look at five other options to the Facilities Planning Committee recommendation of consolidating the two high schools and closing two […]

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McDonald’s Stall

Another alert employee also helped apprehend a suspect. A worker at the McDonalds on the Longview-Kelso border called police when she helped a woman that she felt was involved in a previous child custody case. Workers began to try and stall the woman as she placed her order. The suspect then got on a bike […]

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Theatre Prowler

An alert employee of the Three Rivers Cinema helped police arrested a man messing with vehicles outside the theatre. The female employee noticed a man trying to scrape a license tab off a car in the parking lot. The suspect was using a razor blade. Police were called and they caught up with Roger Sanders, […]

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Passenger Rail Traffic Meeting

Local citizens are invited to a public meeting this afternoon to learn more about the Kelso Martin’s Bluff project intended to improve passenger rail traffic in the Longview-Kelso area. The meeting begins at 4 pm at the Cowlitz PUD meeting room in Longview. The project includes a possible new rail bridge over the Coweeman River […]

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Other Options

The Longview School Board will be looking at “other options” when they meet this evening regarding the Long Range Facilities Planning process. The meeting begins at 6:30 pm at Monticello Middle School.

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Weyco News

Weyerhaeuser announced Sunday it is buying Longview Timber from Brookfield Asset Management for $2.65 billion. With the deal, Weyco will get 645,000 acres of timberlands in Washington and Oregon. Weyerhaeuser also announced that former Temple-Inland CE…

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Woman Arrested

A Kelso woman was arrested on a Clark County warrant after she tried to jump out of a moving vehicle yesterday afternoon. Sheriffs deputies were called to the 2700 block of Allen Street just before 3:30 yesterday afternoon. They found Shyla Barnes, 33, allegedly under the influence, but not seriously injured. She was taken to […]

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Easy Bust

Longview Police Detectives had an easy one on Thursday. Working in the area of the 200 block of 18th, detectives were surprised when two 18-year-old young men walked up and asked if they would like to buy some marijuana, despite the fact the officers were wearing bullet proof vests, gunbs and badges. Jesse Lee and […]

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Fish Frolic

The annual Elks Fishing Frolic is Saturday at Lake Sacajawea. Kids 14 and under are invited to come by Martin’s Dock starting at 8 am. There will be prizes in different age groups with several catagories like most fish, most different varieties of fish and biggest fish.

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