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News in Cowlitz County, Washington
Officials: Cold water likely contributed to drowning at Yale Lake
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 03:39:04 -0700
COWLITZ COUNTY, Wash. -- A search began Saturday for a man who disappeared while swimming at Yale Reservoir near Cougar, Washington. Cowlitz County
Local districts send out NCLB 'failing school' notifications
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:30:00 -0700
At least 11 schools in Cowlitz County and another in southern Lewis County have been deemed “failing” under federal standards, but district superintendents said parents shouldn’t be alarmed.
Vancouver man presumed drowned in reservoir
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 12:44:27 -0700
A 22-year-old man is presumed drowned after divers couldn't locate him at a Cowlitz County reservoir.
Longview man arrested after allegedly damaging WDFW fish trap
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:00:00 -0700
Deputies arrested a Longview man Thursday after he allegedly caused more than $5,000 damage to a Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife fish trap near the confluence of Abernathy Creek and the Columbia River.
Department of Defense gave 9 counties in Oregon, Washington military weapons
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 21:01:51 -0700
The Ferguson Police Department used surplus military weapons from the Department of Defense when it clashed with protesters over the death of an unarmed teenager. The On your Side Investigators started digging and tracked hundreds of surplus military weapons to Oregon and Washington too.
WATCH: Two friends, two high-speed chases, same day, caught on camera
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:28:45 -0700
Two men led police in Cowlitz County, Washington on separate high-speed chases in a matter of hours when one friend "flipped" on the other.
Body found on Mount St. Helens is that of missing Japanese tourist
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 17:50:35 -0700
STEVENSON, Skamania County (AP) — The Skamania County sheriff’s office says human remains found earlier this month on Mount St. Helens have been identified as those of a 27-year-old Japanese hiker reported missing last November after indicating he planned to climb the southwest Was
Body found in SW Washington river is missing woman
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 19:28:02 -0700
The Cowlitz County, Washington, coroner says a body found recently in the Columbia River near Woodland is that of a St. Helens, Oregon, woman missing since January 2013.
California earthquake a cautionary reminder of West Coast's volatility
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:00:00 -0700
The 6.0 magnitude earthquake that struck California’s Napa Valley wine country Sunday morning has scientists reminding everyone of the potential for similar quakes here in the Pacific Northwest.
Missing Bremerton teen found in Cowlitz County
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:51:59 -0700
UPDATE, 9:24 p.m. Ariel Luddington and Alex Pequignot have been located in Kelso, Cowlitz County, according to the Bremerton Police Department. Luddington is being taken to a Tacoma hospital.