Crashed car found burning down 20-foot embankment in Longview
LONGVIEW Wash. (KPTV) - A wrecked car was found burning at the base of a 20-foot embankment in Longview, Wash. Saturday morning, according to Cowlitz 2 Fire & Rescue. At about 7:30 a.m., people reported seeing a car burning below Alpha Drive near the Cedar Valley mobile home park. The callers were unsure if anyone was inside.
A Christmas Horror Story – Christmas Haunted House @ Three Rivers Mall in Kelso | 4 Themed Haunts, Krampus, 1000s of Lights
Step into a realm where the holiday season meets spine-chilling terror at a haunted Christmas experience like no other! “A Christmas Horror Story” at the Cinema of Horrors Haunted House returns on December 15th and 16th. Immerse yourself in a chilling spectacle featuring four Christmas-themed haunted houses, a chance to capture photos with Krampus, and an experience of Holiday Terror amidst thousands of twinkling Christmas lights.
Northwest Salmon Smokehouse and Artisan Market to open at former Bartel's location in Chehalis
When Bartel’s Clothing and Shoes closed permanently earlier this year after 101 years of business, a large retail lot was left vacant in downtown Chehalis. Now, a local Chehalis
'Just kind of along for the ride': Bucoda mayor Rob Gordon battling stomach cancer
Having taken over as the mayor of Bucoda at the end of 2022 following former Mayor Steven Purcell's resignation due to his non-Hodgkin's lymphoma returning, 41-year-old Rob Gordon is now ...
March to Christmas is on: Tree lighting in Centralia marks advance of holiday season
The Centralia Downtown Association (CDA) wasted no time moving on to Christmas after Thanksgiving was over. On Friday, the CDA hosted the annual Christmas tree-lighting ceremony in George ...
Trailblazers' comeback falls short in home opener
The Centralia women's basketball team didn't come away with the result it was hoping for on Tuesday night, but for many, it was a welcome sight to see the Trailblazers back on the floor. ...
Kidder Mathews’ Brendan Murphy Elected President of Commercial Association of Brokers in Oregon & Southwest Washington
Portland, Oreg. (November 28, 2023) – Kidder Mathews’ Brendan Murphy has been elected President of the 2023 Commercial Association of Brokers (CAB) Executive Committee in Oregon and Southwest Washington. He has been on the organization’s board of directors since 2022. Murphy is a vice president at Kidder...
Riverhawks get going with win over Warriors
The Toledo boys basketball team came away with a non-league win to open its season Tuesday, jumping two rungs up the classification ladder and beating Rochester 65-52 at home. The Riverhawks
Kirshenbaum: Title games get another deserved level of intrigue with move to Husky Stadium
So long, Harry E. Lang, Sparks Stadium, and Mount Tahoma. You probably won't be missed that much. This weekend, when the final two football teams in each of the WIAA's six ...
Washington Old Time Fiddlers Association hosting open acoustic jam
The Washington Old Time Fiddlers Association will host an open acoustic music jam on Friday, Dec. 1, from 10 a.m. to noon at Faith Baptist Church in Chehalis. The church is located at 436 Coal
Grant supports construction of batting cages at Centralia College
The Centralia College Foundation has received a $35,000 grant from the Ben B. Cheney Foundation to support construction of batting cages at Bob Peters Field at Centralia College. The Centralia ...
Letters can again be 'mailed' to Santa in downtown Chehalis
Experience Chehalis, Book ‘N’ Brush and Totally Pawsome have teamed up again this year to bring local boys and girls a little extra magic for the holiday season with the second annual
Oregon & Southwest Washington Nonprofits Receive $2.5 Million from OnPoint Community Credit Union in 2023
(Meals on Wheels | Photo courtesy of OnPoint Community Credit Union) OnPoint Community Credit Union announced today it set a new record in annual giving for the credit union, with more than $2.5 million donated to nonprofits in Oregon and Southwest Washington in 2023. OnPoint made the announcement on Giving Tuesday, with this year’s donations focused on diversity, equity and inclusion, financial education, food and shelter, climate change and youth services.
Tigers fall in season opener
YELM (65) — Williams 16, Sherman 12, Kautz 11, Casihan 7, Amestad 6, Hitchner 5, Squally 5, Gaines 2, Connally 1. CEN (29) — Chavez 6, Baumel 6, Sprague 6, Schofield 4, Buitenbos 3, Erickson 3, Bonomi 1. The Centralia girls basketball team dropped its first contest of...
Mill Pond fourth grader excited for role in Centralia Ballet Academy's 'The Nutcracker'
The stage is a sanctuary for Alexander Kellum, a 9-year-old fourth-grade student at Mill Pond Elementary School. When he gets on stage in front of a crowd, he is excited but confident in his skills. ...
Lewis County Young Professional's Christmas Collaboration event set for Dec. 14
The Lewis County Young Professionals’ Christmas collaboration event will be held at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 14 at The Station powered by Lewis County Coffee in downtown Centralia. “The
In Focus: Lewis County Drug Court grad and Centralia Chevron manager hands out free Thanksgiving dinners
Bearcats dominate in Longview to start season
WFW (73) — Dalan 26, Boeck 15, Chloupek 13, Fragner 12, Bennett 3, Buzzard 2, Simpson 2. The W.F. West girls basketball team had no issues with long-term rust from the offseason or short-term rust from the bus ride to Longview on Tuesday, opening its winter with a 73-14 blowout of R.A. Long in a non-league matchup.
Cowlitz Residents Invited to Discuss Proposed Land Exchange at DNR Public Meeting
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) intends to hold a public meeting in December. The objective is to discuss a proposed land exchange in Cowlitz County. The exchange involves a 15-acre parcel of forested state trust land. This land currently supports the State Forest Transfer Trust, which aids county and local services. The proposal suggests swapping this land with a 21-acre parcel owned by a private individual.
Reliable Enterprises announces grand opening of apartments serving students facing homelessness in Centralia School District
Reliable Enterprises, the Centralia School District (CSD) and community partners last week announced the upcoming grand opening of the Reliable Homes II apartment complex in Centralia, housing aimed