• Port of Kalama caught in legal snafu over $4.6 million marina upgrades December 15, 2017
    Contractors bidding on a multimillion dollar boat marina project have put the Port of Kalama in an awkward legal position.
    Marissa Luck mluck@tdn.com
  • Neighbors in Need reaches $34,839 December 15, 2017
    The Daily News’ annual Neighbors in Need drive has reached nearly $35,000.
    The Daily News
  • Liberal group targets Herrera Beutler in midterms December 15, 2017
    A liberal group that aims to flip control of the U.S. House of Representatives back to Democrats has added Washington’s 3rd Congressional District to its list of competitive races.
    Zack Hale zack.hale@tdn.com
  • Commissioners OK $410,00 in housing grants December 15, 2017
    Cowlitz County commissioners Tuesday approved $410,000 worth of federal grants to rehabilitate low-income houses and modernize Phoenix House, although Commissioner Arne Mortensen approved both projects with “great hesitancy.”
    Jackson Hogan jackson.hogan@tdn.com
  • Police Blotter: Dec. 15 December 15, 2017
    Recent reports of criminal activity from our local law enforcement agencies.
    The Daily News
  • Cowlitz Humane Society gets new contract with Longview December 15, 2017
    Longview will pay the Cowlitz Humane Society $60,000 more next year after the City Council reached a tentative agreement with the agency at a workshop Thursday.
    Rose Lundy rose.lundy@tdn.com
  • Commissioners pass 2018-19 biennial county budget despite concerns December 15, 2017
    Despite concerns that it is spending unsustainably, the Cowlitz County commissioners on Thursday approved a 2018-19 budget on a 2-1 vote, with Commissioner Joe Gardner casting the lone objection.
    Jackson Hogan jackson.hogan@tdn.com
  • 'The Last Jedi' draws crowds of Star Wars fans in Kelso December 15, 2017
    The Force was strong Thursday night in Cowlitz County as an army of fans came to Regal Three Rivers to be among the first to see “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.”
    Jackson Hogan jackson.hogan@tdn.com
  • Neighbors in Need passes $33,000 December 14, 2017
    The Daily News’ annual Neighbors in Need drive has reached $33,000, surpassing the halfway mark to this year’s goal.
    The Daily News
  • Longview receives financial reporting award December 14, 2017
    The city of Longview received an award from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its annual financial report.
    The Daily News