Cowlitz County Newswire

Cowlitz County Newswire

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

Results 1 - 20 of 206 in Cowlitz County, WA

  1. Anglers may be asked to pay moreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | The Columbian

    A renovation of Kalama Falls Hatchery in Cowlitz County is on the state's to-do list. This is a tagged Kalama River steelhead.

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  2. Teresa Purcell seeks District 19 positionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... the Lower Columbia School Gardens and the Longview Public School Foundation. She was on a Vision 20/20 for Cowlitz County committee as well. "I kept bumping up against elected officials saying, 'It's always been that way' or 'we tried that 25 years ...

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  3. Luyster was in Cowlitz court 8 days before murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Columbian

    Triple-homicide suspect Brent W. Luyster makes a first appearance Monday morning in Clark County Superior Court. LONGVIEW - When his girlfriend asked that Brent Luyster, the man accused of murdering three people Friday in Woodland, be released from the Cowlitz County Jail on bail in early June, she described him as a "very responsible and reliable man."

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  4. To Heal a Community, Build CapacityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

    About 15 years ago, non-profit and public service providers in Cowlitz County, Wash. were trying to figure out why-despite great planning and programming-there were still problems in the neighborhood that made the most 911 calls.

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  5. Death along Toutle River ruled a suicide, Cowlitz County officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | OregonLive.com

    A man found dead over the weekend along the banks of the Toutle River committed suicide, the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday. A man found dead over the weekend along the banks of the Toutle River committed suicide, the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday.

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  6. Accused killer with Nazi tattoos smiles at camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    ... 1st-degree charge of unlawful possession of a firearm. He was arrested Saturday afternoon without incident by Cowlitz County deputies and Washington State Troopers for allegedly shooting those 4 people at a home at 4006 NW 47th Street before ...

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  7. Accused killer with Nazi tattoos held without bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    ... 1st-degree charge of unlawful possession of a firearm. He was arrested Saturday afternoon without incident by Cowlitz County deputies and Washington State Troopers for allegedly shooting those 4 people at a home at 4006 NW 47th Street before ...

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  8. Suspect in triple slaying 'very armed and dangerous,' Clark County deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | OregonLive.com

    ... in Longview and arrested on allegations of second-degree assault and felony harassment. On May 16, Cowlitz County deputies responded after receiving a 911 call about 3 a.m. from Erin Cochran, 32, of Vancouver. She said she was bleeding from the head ...

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  9. Longview hotel owner gets 90 days for intimidating judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Columbian

    LONGVIEW A A historic hotel owner has been sentenced to 90 days in jail for intimidating the Cowlitz County judge who was presided over his DUI case. The Daily News of Longview reports that a jury convicted 51-year-old Phil Lovingfoss earlier this month for threatening District Court Judge Ed Putka a year ago.

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  10. Seniors wanted in Wahkiakum CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    Elder Options is starting a new program called the Senior Care Companions, which pairs young seniors who want to stay involved in the community after retirement, with seniors who need help with everyday activities of daily living. The paid positions help retired seniors stretch retirement income by joining the program, yet provide an affordable resource for older seniors who are recovering from illness or surgery and want to remain in their homes.

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  11. Cat Recovering After Someone Put Firework in Her Mouth, Shelter SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | People

    A cat is recovering in Longview, Washington, after, it appears, someone intentionally put a firework inside her mouth, according to the shelter who is caring for her. A Facebook post written by the Humane Society of Cowlitz County says the poor feline came into the shelter over July 4th weekend, suffering from burns all over the inside of her mouth, including her tongue.

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  12. Kelso airport asks for continued help from Longview portRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... orted through an interlocal agreement with entities, including the port, the Cities of Kelso and Longview and Cowlitz County.

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  13. Floral design class for youth offeredRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    On July 25 at 6 p.m., Cowlitz County Master Gardener Marge Lippincott will discuss the basics of flower arrangement. Students will learn how to combine form, color, style and balance into a beautiful display.

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  14. Support sought for AmeriCorps volunteerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    As a committed volunteer at both the Cathlamet Community Center, and the Cathlamet Library, it was immensely disappointing to learn that the Americorps grant to continue support for a coordinator position at the Community Center was denied for fiscal 2016-2017. I realize that Wahkiakum is a much smaller community than Cowlitz County, but we have basic needs as does your county.

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  15. Citizen supports Purcell for legislatorRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... in community service and political leadership since then. She is deeply concerned about the issues we face in Cowlitz County: health, housing, safety, educational outcomes, and economic opportunity. As our representative, Teresa will bring ...

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  16. Kalama methanol-plant proposal draws challenge from environmental groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Seattle Times

    An environmental group has mounted a legal challenge to the permitting process for a $1.8 billion methanol plant proposed for Kalama, Cowlitz County, that if successful could result in significant delays. An environmental group has mounted a legal challenge to the permitting process for a $1.8 billion methanol plant proposed for Kalama, Cowlitz County, that - if successful - could result in significant delays for the project.

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  17. Vigilante credited for catching suspected child sex predator A...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | WSOCTV

    A vigilante fed up with online sexual predators is being credited for helping to arrest an Oregon man accused of attempting to meet with underage girls he met online, according to multiple reports. Deputies in Cowlitz County, Washington, arrested 27-year-old Christopher Ross Scheuermann on Monday after he planned to meet with a pair of girls, age 12 and 15, for sex, Scheuermann connected with the girls on Whisper, a social media app that allows people to post anonymous messages.

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  18. Woman runs past sheriff and jumps into river to flee drug testRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    A 20-year-old woman was booked into jail after she fled from a drug test and jumped into a river with the sheriff chasing after her, according to Cowlitz County officials. Cody Lanai Jacob came to the Cowlitz County office of offender services in Kelso, Washington, on Wednesday morning for a drug test.

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  19. Kelso vigilante busts internet predatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... men have been unveiled because of it, as FOX12 reports. 27-year-old Christopher Scheuermann is behind bars in Cowlitz County jail accused of attempting to meet two young girls for sex. Little did he know, the girls he thought he was talking to on an ...

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  20. Kelso vigilante catches another suspected child predatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | WALA

    ... now, another suspect is behind bars because of him. 27-year-old Christoper Scheuermann is locked up in the Cowlitz County jail accused of trying to meet two young girls for sex. Court records say he started chatting with them on a social media app, ...

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