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Arson Arrest

St. Helens Police report that a ten year-old boy is in trouble, identified as the suspect in a couple of arson fires reported over the past few months. Back in February, a suspicious fire damaged the softball batting cage at St. Helens High School, then that was followed about a month later by a house […]

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KLOG Tuesday Sports

The Lower Columbia College Red Devils won the 2015 NWAC baseball championship with a 6-1 victory over Mt. Hood. Tanner Olson pitched a complete game six-hitter on two days rest and was named the tourney MVP. Seaver Whalen had three hits including a two-run homer. It was the Devils 11th championship…..The Mariners beat the Tampa […]

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Running Rider

Longview Police are working to find the man who ran away from a motorcycle crash that was reported last night near 32nd and Beech. Witnesses say that the man was riding at a high rate of speed before the crash, which took place around 8:40 last night. They say that the rider did not appear […]

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Pickup Fire

No injuries were reported and no significant damage was done to the Baker’s Corner Store when a pickup caught fire in the parking lot last night. Fire crews were called out just after 8 pm, when “a lot of smoke” was seen coming from a pickup parked next to the store. Within a couple of […]

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Finch Drive Work

Starting this morning, the City of Longview will have Finch Drive closed at the intersection with Robbins Street, as they repair some broken street panels in that area. The work is expected to take about a week, with the closure going in this morning, and expected to be in place until next Monday, June 1st. […]

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Lapse of Election

After no one filed to run for several open positions on this year’s ballot, Cowlitz County Elections Supervisor Carolyn Fundingsland is declaring a “Lapse of Election” for those open seats. After the official filing period and a special filing period that was conducted last week, no one filed for the District 2 seat on the […]

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Memorial Day Ceremonies

The skies may have been gray and there may have been a bit of rain, but that didn’t prevent a large crowd from gathering at Longview Memorial Park for the annual Memorial Day Ceremony, conducted by Longview American Legion Post 155. Cowlitz County Sheriff and U. S. Marine Veteran Mark Nelson was the featured speaker, […]

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Sunday Night Fireball

We’re getting multiple reports from people all around the area about a fireball that lit up the Sunday night skies in the local area. Facebook and other social media sites were abuzz Sunday night and Monday morning, with a number of local residents talking about what they saw and heard around 7 pm Sunday night. […]

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SR 504 Shooting

Stanley Bartowiak, 52, is being charged with first-degree assault, after he allegedly shot his roommate yesterday morning at the residence they shared near Toutle. Sheriff Mark Nelson says that the incident took place around 7:50 Saturday morning, in a home in the 9800 block of the Spirit Lake Memorial Highway. Deputies say that Donald Danias, […]

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Child Taken

Oregon State Police are looking for a man and a woman from Longview, both suspected of taking an infant child and leving the area. They say that Andy W. Travis, 34, and Cerena M. Barros, 25, took Cash Travis, 18 months, out of the area on the 17th of this month, in violation of a […]

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