• Herrera Beutler touts move to block Oregon tolling scheme September 20, 2017
    Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler was in town Tuesday touting her move to block Oregon from placing tolls on Interstates 5 and 205, two federal highways that are heavily used by Southwest Washington commuters.
    Zack Hale zack.hale@tdn.com
  • Longview family still searching for missing great-grandfather September 20, 2017
    The day after her father vanished, Linda Bridges went to his Beacon Hill house to search for clues. Everything was exactly how he left it, right down to the refrigerated leftovers from the previous night’s dinner.
    Marissa Luck mluck@tdn.com
  • Commissioners hire private assessor for Headquarters Landfill September 20, 2017
    Cowlitz County Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to spend $40,000 to put a fair price tag on the Headquarters landfill.
    Jackson Hogan jackson.hogan@tdn.com
  • Council approves Anchor Point industrial plan September 20, 2017
    Plans to develop Anchor Point as an industrial area took another small step forward Tuesday when the Kelso City Council unanimously approved a preliminary plan for the site.
    Rose Lundy rlundy@tdn.com
  • Cowlitz employment remains at record high September 20, 2017
    Cowlitz County nonfarm employment was unchanged in August at 40,000 jobs, matching the all-time record set a month earlier, state employment officials announced Tuesday.
    The Daily News
  • Columbia Heights Road to remain closed an extra day September 20, 2017
    Columbia Heights Road will remain closed through Wednesday as crews continue to work to repair damage from an earlier slide.
    The Daily News
  • Cowlitz County awarded housing assistance grants September 20, 2017
    The state Department of Commerce has awarded more than $10 million in Community Development Block Grants to 23 cities and counties, including two projects in Cowlitz County.
    The Daily News
  • Lewis County flood district committee members sought September 20, 2017
    The Cowlitz River Basin Flood Control Zone District is seeking Lewis County residents to fill five vacancies on an advisory committee.
    The Daily News
  • Police Blotter: Sept. 20 September 20, 2017
    Recent reports of criminal activity from our local law enforcement agencies.
    The Daily News
  • State board nixes Kalama methanol permits September 19, 2017
    In a major setback for the Kalama methanol plant, a state board has reversed two big permits Northwest Innovation Works needs for its $1.8 billion project.
    Marissa Luck mluck@tdn.com