• Judge finds probable cause in Kelso shooting case November 22, 2017
    A judge has found probable cause in the case of a 13-year-old Kelso boy arrested this week on suspicion of first-degree manslaughter for allegedly killing his friend with a shotgun on Oct. 14.
    Zack Hale zack.hale@tdn.com
  • Jumbos Toy run November 22, 2017
    The 35th annual Jumbo’s Memorial Toy Run, which collects donations and toys for needy school children, takes place Sunday in Kelso and Longview.
    The Daily News
  • Silver Lake man dies in SR 504 crash November 22, 2017
    The Washington State Patrol has identified the person who died in a three-car wreck on Spirit Lake Memorial Highway Tuesday afternoon as Kenneth A. Forbes, 24, of Silver Lake.
    The Daily News
  • October jobless rate hits record low November 22, 2017
    A month-over-month gain of 200 manufacturing jobs helped push Cowlitz County's October unemployment rate to 5.2 percent, the lowest October level ever recorded, state employment officials reported Tuesday.
    The Daily News
  • Moderate La Nina means cold temps. lots of moisture this winter November 22, 2017
    A veteran weather watcher Tuesday predicted that lowland Cowlitz County will be snow-free through December, but, like last winter, the area may be vulnerable to repeated snow episodes in January and February.
    Andre Stepankowsky andre@tdn.com
  • Longview's urban forest takes maintenance, strategy November 22, 2017
    Tree planting season has begun in Longview.
    Rose Lundy rose.lundy@tdn.com
  • Another rate hike in land assessment not enough for Noxious Weed Control November 22, 2017
    The Cowlitz County commissioners increased landowners’ weed assessment during their Tuesday meeting, but members and supporters of the Noxious Weed Control Board said it isn’t enough to cover the medical costs of a 2015 staff injury they’re still paying for.
    Jackson Hogan jackson.hogan@tdn.com
  • Harrison looks for separation in a crowded 3rd District field November 22, 2017
    CASTLE ROCK — What makes Peter Harrison special?
    Zack Hale zack.hale@tdn.com
  • One dead in crash east of Castle Rock November 22, 2017
    One person died in a three-car wreck that occurred east of Castle Rock on Spirit Lake Memorial Highway late Tuesday afternoon.
  • State Route 503 to have daytime closures Nov. 27-30 November 22, 2017
    State Route 503, also known as Lewis River Road, will have daytime closures from noon to 4 p.m. from Nov. 27 through Nov. 30 for rock blasting in the area of Speelyai Bay Road, according to the Washington State Department…
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