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Kitts Acquitted

Brian Del Kitts, 43, broke down in tears as a jury foreman announced a verdict of “not guilty” of first-degree murder in the February, 2000 murder of Shannon Cox. The jury of seven men and five women deliberated for about two hours before returning the verdict, after a trial of nearly two weeks in length. […]

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Altman Attacked

Long-time Kelso teacher and local mental health care advocate Bernie Altman is now in critical condition at PeaceHealth Southwest Washington Medical Center, after being attacked and stabbed at his home in Kelso. Kelso Police report that they were called to 1000 North 20th yesterday evening for a welfare check on the homeowner, and they found […]

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Purcell Wins

A machine recount confirms that Teresa Purcell has displaced incumbent JD Rosetti in the November General Election race for Position #1 in the 19th Legislative District. The final tally released by the Washington Secretary of State shows Purcell with 6,411 votes, while Rosetti received 6,361 votes, a final margin of 50 votes, out of more […]

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Drowning Victim Passes

It’s being reported that the little girl that went under the water at Paradise Point State Park has died. Sakura Marie Hern, 5, of Tualatin had been pulled from the East Fork of the Lewis River last Saturday afternoon. She had been at the park with family, and was reported as missing shortly after 2 […]

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Woodland Fire

The Red Cross is providing temporary housing and other assistance to a family that was displaced yesterday morning when a fire destroyed their RV. About 12:30 yesterday afternoon, Woodland Fire was called to the 1000 block of A Street in Woodland, where an RV fire was reported at the Woodland Shores RV Park. Two adults […]

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SCU Bust

Three people are under arrest after action by the Street Crimes Unit earlier in the week. On Tuesday, detectives served a search warrant at 264 Colorado Street in Longview, where they claim to have found heroin and methamphetamine. Bobby R. Rather, 48, is now being charged with possession of meth and possession of heroin. Maria […]

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Mass Casualty Drill

A Mass Casualty Drill is planned for today in Wahkiakum County, going from 10 am until 5 pm, and they’re in need of “victims” for the event. The Wahkiakum County Department of Emergency Management says that they’re setting up for a major event, looking for as many as 125 people to aid in the event. […]

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Street Work

There’s some street work going on around the area that you need to know about, starting with a street closure in Longview. As part of the water line replacement that’s going on next to Lake Sacajawea, the City of Longview is closing 17th Avenue at Nichols Boulevard, as the installation and restoration work spans 17th. […]

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KLOG Friday Sports

Russell Wilson went 16 for 21 for 192 yards and two TD’s as the Seahawks beat the Cowboys 27-17 in NFL Pre-Season football last night…..The Mariners gave up a 6-3 lead and lost to the Chicago White Sox 7-6 last night. Felix Hernandez goes up against Chris Sale in a big-time pitching matchup today, KLOG […]

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Weekend Events–8/26-28/16

Friday: “Putt With a Purpose“ this Friday at the 2nd annual Charity Care Challenge Golf Tournament, a benefit for Community Home Health and Hospice. This is a four-person scramble being played at Three Rivers in Kelso. Get signed up on the Kelso-Longview Chamber of Commerce web page. There’s a Blood Drive going on this Friday […]

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