Hit and Run

Longview Police are looking for a damaged white Chevy S-10 pickup, reporting that the vehicle was involved in a hit-and-run crash that took place yesterday afternoon on 15th Avenue near the Triangle Shopping Center. A 911 call came in around 1:25 pm, r…

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LCC News

The 2018-2019 operating budget for Lower Columbia College is in place, approved last night by the LCC Board of Trustees. The budget for the upcoming year is $24.1 million, which is about $1.1 million more than last year. LCC President Chris Bailey says…

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New CT Machine

PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center is announcing a major construction project, as the hospital installs a new CT scanning machine. It was announced yesterday that St. John is getting a new 128-slice computed tomography scanner, better known to the pub…

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Longview Council Workshop

The Longview City Council meets this evening in a workshop session, with three main items on the agenda. The Council plans to review and discuss the donation of a concrete fountain from the Old West Side Neighborhood Association; they’re suggesting tha…

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Stageworks Lineup

Stageworks Northwest is out with its 2018-2019 lineup, which will include Shakespeare, a local adaptation of “The Christmas Carol,” and a production of the Gilbert and Sullivan classic operetta “Pirates of Penzance.” In September, Stageworks will open …

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Republic Open House

Klickitat County-based Republic Services was set up at the Cowlitz County Conference and Events Center yesterday, hosting Open Houses to share information about the company and what they do. Area President Gregg Brummer says that they’re trying to get …

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Republic Open House

Klickitat County-based Republic Services was set up at the Cowlitz County Conference and Events Center yesterday, hosting Open Houses to share information about the company and what they do. Area President Gregg Brummer says that they’re trying to get …

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Intruder Repelled

A Woodland-area man reports that he interrupted an apparent burglary yesterday morning, chasing off a man who had a ladder leaned against his house. The man called the Sheriff’s Office at about 2:20 yesterday morning, from his home in the 4900 block of…

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Truck Painted

It looks like someone was channeling Carrie Underwood and her “cheating” song, as a pickup truck was vandalized yesterday at a home in the Kelso area. At about 1:20 yesterday morning, a person called the Sheriff’s Office from their home on Boardwalk Wa…

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Kelso Parking

An ordinance that would allow Kelso Police and Code Enforcement to ticket and eventually impound vehicles that are parked on city streets for extended periods of time is coming through the Kelso City Council. The ordinance was passed on first reading a…

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