• Longview man pleads not guilty to 14 weapons, sex offenses June 29, 2017
    A 59-year-old Longview man facing multiple firearms and child molestation charges in two separate cases pleaded not guilty in Cowlitz County Superior Court Tuesday.
    Denver Pratt dpratt@tdn.com
  • Sheriff's office uses divers to retrieve truck driven into Lewis River June 28, 2017
    The Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office is using divers to retrieve a pickup that a distraught Woodland man deliberately drove into the Lewis River Tuesday afternoon.
    Denver Pratt dpratt@tdn.com
  • Gifford Pinchot National Forest firework, fire safety advisory June 28, 2017
    As Fourth of July weekend approaches, officials at Gifford Pinchot National Forest are asking the public to keep public lands safe by leaving fireworks and exploding targets at home, according to a press release from the Forest Service.
    The Daily News
  • Longview man, 22, sentenced to six months for child rape June 28, 2017
    A 22-year-old Longview man accused of having sexual relations with a 14-year-old girl was sentenced to a half-year in jail Tuesday.
    Denver Pratt dpratt@tdn.com
  • Police Blotter: June 28 June 28, 2017
    Recent reports of criminal activity from our local law enforcement agencies.
    The Daily News
  • Police Blotter: June 29 June 28, 2017
    Recent reports of criminal activity from our local law enforcement agencies.
    The Daily News
  • County may suspend needle exchange June 28, 2017
    Cowlitz County Commissioners voted Tuesday night to suspend the county’s needle exchange program within 90 days if the county health department doesn’t make plans to address five conditions.
    Jackson Hogan jackson.hogan@tdn.com
  • County Commissioners reject state's stormwater regulations, for now June 28, 2017
    It appears Longview and Kelso’s urban areas will remain the lone holdouts in adopting the state’s municipal stormwater regulations.
    Jackson Hogan jackson.hogan@tdn.com
  • Obamacare repeal talk dominates Herrera Beutler town hall June 28, 2017
    Questions about Republicans’ efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act once again dominated the first half of Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler’s live telephone hall event on Tuesday night.
    Zack Hale zack.hale@tdn.com
  • Take a walk on the urban side June 28, 2017
    Standing on the sidewalk in downtown Kelso Monday morning, clad in a bright yellow high-visibility vest, it didn’t take long for walkability expert Dan Burden to find a flaw. The 40-year transportation and city planning veteran had barely traveled a…
    Zack Hale zack.hale@tdn.com