Cowlitz County Newswire

Cowlitz County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cowlitz County, WA.

Results 1 - 20 of 204 in Cowlitz County, WA

  1. Recycler Program training offeredRead the original story

    Yesterday | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... on Monday nights held at the Cowlitz Training Center (Longview) from 6:00 - 8:15 p.m. Classes sponsored by Cowlitz County's WSU Extension will be held on Monday nights from September 14 until October 19. Application deadline is September 10, 2015. ...

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  2. Man busted for stealing from pot dispensary has perfect last nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Boing Boing

    Sheriffs in Cowlitz County, Washington arrested a fellow who attempted to snatch a jar of marijuana from a dispensary. The man's name is John D. Roach.

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  3. Xchange Thrift Store and Donation Center moves but still overflowingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Columbian

    ... have a strong presence at the busy intersection of Highway 99 and 78th Street. Xchange is securing housing in Cowlitz County that would assist 32 people working through addiction recovery. Everyone in recovery housing gets a case manager and works ...

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  4. Longview labor dispute heats up as picketer struck by car, Cowlitz County sheriffs investigateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | OregonLive.com

    A union dispute at a Longview paper plant heated up over the weekend after a picketer and a worker who crossed union lines were involved in an incident that sent one man to the hospital. The Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a car driven by a worker who crossed picket lines on Sunday night struck Steve Blanchard, a 36-year-old St. Helens resident picketing outside the KapStone plant in Longview.

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  5. Insurance Commissioner approves 136 individual health plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Covington Reporter

    The Office of the Insurance Commissioner has approved 136 individual health plans from 12 insurers who will offer them to the Exchange, Wahealthplanfinder for sale in 2016. The Washington Health Benefit Exchange Board is scheduled to certify the approved insurers and their plans at its board meeting later today.

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  6. Ports Of Progress: Cowlitz ports brim with activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Vancouver Business Journal

    ... have on the region and in the communities they operate in. According to the United States Census Bureau, Cowlitz County comprised just under 1.5 percent of Washington state's population in 2014. The post Ports Of Progress: Cowlitz ports ...

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  7. By Air And Ground, Tour Of Washington Wildfires Reveals Destruction, UnpredictabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... do the same thing: putting in hose lines, putting in dozer lines," said Kurt Stich. He's a fire boss from Cowlitz County overseeing a team of freshly minted National Guard firefighters. One of them is William Tieu, whose civilian job is on the ...

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  8. Man who allegedly fled police faces firearms chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Columbian

    A man accused of causing a head-on collision in Vancouver while fleeing authorities from Cowlitz County returned to court Wednesday to face new firearms allegations. Brian S. Haack, 24, of Vancouver appeared in Clark County Superior Court on suspicion of possession of a stolen firearm and being a felon in possession of a firearm.

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  9. Castle Rock man arrested in connection with shooting logging equipment, firefighting water truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | OregonLive.com

    ... An investigation led authorities to Jacob Howe, a 19-year-old from Castle Rock. He will be booked in the Cowlitz County Jail on accusations of malicious mischief and theft, according to Charlie Rosenzweig, spokesman for the Cowlitz County Sheriff's ...

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  10. Lack of foot traffic hurts My Farmers Market in La CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Columbian

    ... the Woodland Farmers Market. Williams said in years past, La Center's market was hurt by being so close to Cowlitz County. Businesses based there didn't want to come to Clark County and sell food because they'd have to obtain more permits to do so. ...

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  11. Fundraising hiker, 77, crosses OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Columbian

    The Ryderwood man brought his 39-day trek to a finish Thursday night. After grabbing a hamburger, fries and "the biggest mocha I could find," Lindemaier walked halfway across the Bridge of Gods at the Cascade Locks and met his goal of crossing Oregon on the Pacific Crest Trail to raise money for the volunteer-run Cowlitz County Search and Rescue.

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  12. 77-year-old hikes PCT in Oregon to support search-and-rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... Locks and met his goal of crossing Oregon on the Pacific Crest Trail to raise money for the volunteer-run Cowlitz County Search and Rescue. "It was like the race was over," he said by phone Friday. Lindemaier is the oldest volunteer with Cowlitz ...

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  13. Longview woman, daughter accused in lottery ticket thefts; husband also faces chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | OregonLive.com

    A woman and her daughter have been accused of stealing thousands of dollars in lottery tickets from a market in Longview, Washington. The woman's husband is expected to turn himself in on Thursday, the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Wednesday.

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  14. Master composter recycler training availableRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... week training will be held at the Cowlitz Training Center (Longview) from 6-8:15 p.m. Classes sponsored by Cowlitz County's WSU Extension will be held on Monday nights from September 14 until October 19. Application deadline is September 10, 2015. ...

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  15. STATE of WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | FindLaw

    ... Appellant. Joel Duane Mcaninch (Appearing Pro Se), Littlerock, WA, Counsel for Petitioner. Aila Rose Wallace, Cowlitz County Prosecutor's Office, Kelso, WA, Counsel for Respondent. A 1 Joel Duane McAninch appeals the trial court's denial of his CrR ...

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  16. Excessive speed cited in fatal motorcycle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | The Columbian

    The Washington State Patrol said troopers determined excessive speed led to a Sunday morning crash that killed a Cowlitz County man.

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  17. Ariel man dies in motorcycle crash north of AmboyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Columbian

    A Cowlitz County man died this morning in a motorcycle crash on state Highway 503, about seven miles north of Amboy. Keith Wilson, 49, of Ariel was driving his red 2015 Yamaha motorcycle north on the highway near Milepost 27 at about 7:30 a.m. when he failed to negotiate a turn, according to a memo from the Washington State Patrol.

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  18. Cowlitz County man killed in motorcycle crash near AmboyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | OregonLive.com

    A 49-year-old man was killed Sunday morning north of Amboy when he failed to navigate a turn on his motorcycle and was thrown down an embankment. Keith Wilson of Ariel, Washington, was riding northbound on State Route 503 about 7 miles north of the Clark County city when he crashed just after 7:30 a.m. He was ejected when his motorcycle left the roadway, the Washington State Patrol said in a news release.

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  19. STATE v. CONOVERRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | FindLaw

    Lila Jane Silverstein, Washington Appellate Project, Seattle, WA, for Petitioner. David Phelan, Cowlitz County Prosecuting Atty's Office, Longview, WA, for Respondent.

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  20. Composter/recycling training availableRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... on Monday nights held at the Cowlitz Training Center (Longview) from 6:00 - 8:15 p.m. Classes sponsored by Cowlitz County's WSU Extension will be held on Monday nights from September 14 until October 19. Application deadline is September 10. For ...

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