Thursday Mar 13
Court upholds conviction despite missing victim
Timothy Dobbs was arrested in Longview in 2010, after police said he slashed the tires of his ex-girlfriend's car and fired bullets at her house.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
Clark County's place in risk pool might be at risk
A months-old legal settlement could cost Clark County not just a bundle of cash, but also its opportunity to buy low-cost insurance through the Washington Counties Risk Pool.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
ESD 112 seeks board member for District 2
Educational Service District 112 is accepting applications to fill the Director District 2 position on its board of directors.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Not guilty plea in wrong-way Longview crash
Cowlitz County prosecutors say 32-year-old Nichole McCaslin was driving under the influence of alcohol Feb. 21 and they plan to seek an exceptional sentence at the trial scheduled for July.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
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"Prosecutors in Cowlitz County, WA., have had the victim of an alleged rape and kidnapping arrested and briefly held to ensure that she would show up for her court dates.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Concerned about coal impacts
Thanks to our Washington State Department of Ecology, with the support of Gov. Inslee, the proposals for Washington to become a gateway for coal export will be studied and researched in depth.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Justices: People have right to privacy in texts
Washington's Supreme Court says people have a reasonable expectation of privacy in the text messages they send from their phones - even if they can't know for sure who might be reading them.
Punishing survivors won't stop sexual violence
Earlier this week, the Daily News reported that a Cowlitz County, Washington survivor of an alleged kidnapping and sexual assault, perpetrated by her ex-boyfriend and an accomplice, was jailed when she refused to cooperate with the prosecutors on the case.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
"Sex Assault Victim Jailed To Make Her Testify Against Accused Rapist"
The 43-year-old woman has not been charged with a crime, The Longview Daily News reports, but a Cowlitz County judge ordered a material witness warrant for her after she failed to show up for pre-trial meetings with prosecutors.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Longview teen confesses to killing, skinning pet goat
A Cowlitz County Humane Society official says a Longview teen who wanted to try being an outdoorsman has confessed to killing and skinning a family's pet goat.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
100-foot-high Longview landfill set to close
LONGVIEW, Wash. A landfill is about to close on the outskirts of Longview and some people are glad to see it go.
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Rape and kidnapping victim arrested, held by Washington police to testify in her case
Prosecutors in Cowlitz County, WA., have had the victim of an alleged rape and kidnapping arrested and briefly held to ensure that she would show up for her court dates.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Firms eye Lower Columbia for 2 methanol plants
Low natural gas prices are causing a boom in methanol manufacturing nationwide, and the Lower Columbia region should be quick to seize on the skilled jobs and tax revenue that the clean industry will bring.
Assault victim arrested to help prove case
The Longview Daily News reports the 43-year-old woman spent one night in jail after being arrested under a material witness warrant.
Assault victim arrested to help prove case
A victim of sexual assault was arrested last week and ordered to show up in court to help Cowlitz County prosecutors prove the case against her alleged abusers.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Kelso man found dead in flooded basement
An 86-year-old Kelso man was found dead in his flooded basement, but officials say he did not drown.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Wash. woman dies after being accidentally run over
A woman died Monday after she was accidentally run over by her boyfriend, according to the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office.
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Corps plans narrow review of Wash. coal exports
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced plans Tuesday to perform a narrow environmental review of a proposed terminal on the Columbia River that would ship millions of tons of coal to Asia.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Liebherr Cranes Ordered in South Africa
Liebherr Africa announced the awarding of a contract for the supply of four STS and 18 RTG cranes to Transnet Port Terminals.