Miriam Fire

The Miriam Fire continues to burn in the Goat Rocks Wilderness Area, having grown to more than 1,900 acres in size. Forest Service officials report that the fire is now 9 percent contained, but they’re bracing for a weather change that will bring high …

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Ryderwood Water

A request is going out to users of the Ryderwood Water System, asking those people to curtail their water use. Cowlitz County Public Works says that the restrictions go into effect immediately, as the continuing dry conditions are putting a strain on R…

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Ocean Salmon Closes

If you’re planning some deep-sea salmon fishing, this is the weekend to get out there. Washington Fish and Wildlife says that Marine Area 1 off of Ilwaco and Marine Area 4 off of Neah Bay will close to salmon fishing on Monday, the 13th. Fishery manage…

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Skimmer Update

Additional security video is being turned over to local law enforcement, as the effort continues to try and identify the person who has been placing “skimmers” on ATM’s at Fibre Federal Credit Union branches in Longview, Kalama and Woodland. Managers a…

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Washington Way Crash

Longview Police continue to investigate a car-versus-motorcycle crash that happened yesterday afternoon on Washington Way. Just after 3 pm, officers and aid crews were called to 33rd and Washington Way, where a car and a motorcycle had collided. They s…

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Longview Council

The Longview City Council made one allocation for the 2018 Neighborhood Park Grant program, but they’re holding off on a request from “Harlie’s Angels,” and their project to build a covered basketball court next to Lake Sacajawea. Several council membe…

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Weekend Events–8/10-12/18

Friday: Give the gift of life at a blood drive, being held from 9 am to 3 pm on Friday at Community Home Health and Hospice on 11th Avenue in Longview. Bloodworks Northwest will be collecting donations of whole blood and platelets, with a break from 11…

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Skimmer Update

Fibre Federal Credit Union is now confirming that “skimmers” have been placed on multiple ATM’s in Longview, Kalama and Woodland. On the credit union web page and on the company’s Facebook page, alerts have been posted, reporting that skimming devices …

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Skimmer Update

Fibre Federal Credit Union is now confirming that “skimmers” have been placed on multiple ATM’s in Longview, Kalama and Woodland. On the credit union web page and on the company’s Facebook page, alerts have been posted, reporting that skimming devices …

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Busted Again

For the second time in three weeks, Anthony Jace “AJ” McCauley Mendez, 30, of Kelso is in jail on drug charges, picked up over the weekend while supposedly in possession of large amounts of heroin and meth. On July 17th, Mendez was arrested after a sho…

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