Cowlitz County Newswire

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  1. Wash. man attacked woman with hammer, violated corpse: copsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... up when he claimed to have a "present" for her. McLeod, who was a recovering drug addict, is seen with a Cowlitz County judge after receiving her diploma during a Drug Court graduation last month. She credited the program with saving her life. There ...

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  2. Longview police: Suspect kills woman, sexually abuses her remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KATU-TV Portland

    ... her roommate's body and discovered a man there, Detective Sgt. Chris Blanchard said. Responding officers and Cowlitz County deputies arrested Lucas Rasmussen, 36, of Longview. He was booked into jail early Monday for investigation of murder, ...

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  3. Police: Longview man murdered woman, violated her after deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... him on Facebook, saying, "He is a great friend." Friends say Mcleod had just completed her program with the Cowlitz County drug court and was doing all she could to help Rasmussen with his own drug addiction. Rasmussen is facing charges of murder, ...

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  4. Longview man arrested on accusations of murder, sexually violating human remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | OregonLive.com

    ... human remains, Longview police officials say. Lucas Robert Dale Rasmussen was booked Sunday into the Cowlitz County Jail following his arrest by detectives at a Longview apartment complex in the 850 block of Seventh Avenue. Longview police Det. Sgt. ...

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  5. ...and Cheaper...:Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | BrothersJudd Blog

    ... Developer. This kind of broad-geographic project involves a lot of people. The City of Richland and the Cowlitz County Public Utility District signed on to let their power needs be varied as needed, and were part of this demonstration last week. ...

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  6. Man accused of shooting roommate in Kelso turns himself inRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KOMO News

    KELSO, Wash. A man suspected of shooting his roommate during an argument has been arrested after turning himself in to Cowlitz County authorities.

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  7. Man Accused In Kelso Shooting Turns Self InRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KBND-AM Bend

    Cowlitz County authorities say 41-year-old Christopher Lee Yourkwitz, who's accused of shooting his roommate during an argument, has surrendered to authorities. The shooting happened at a house on Veys Avenue in Kelso Wednesday night, and deputies had been searching for him since.

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  8. Kelso man accused of shooting roommate turns himself in to authoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | OregonLive.com

    Police were searching for Christopher Lee Yourkwitz, 41, who officials with the Cowlitz Count Sheriff's Office said shot his roommate Christopher "Wyatt" Potter, 35, at their Kelso residence in the 200 block of Veys Avenue at 9:15 p.m. on Wednesday. After deputies talked with several of Yourkwitz's relatives and friends, Yourkwitz called the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office and said he was on his way to turn himself in.

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  9. Deputies: Washington man shoots roommate, is 'armed and dangerous'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KOMO News

    KELSO, Wash. Deputies are looking for a man they consider "armed and extremely dangerous" in the Cowlitz County area after he shot his roommate Wednesday night.

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  10. 'Extremely dangerous' man on run after Kelso shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Police were on the hunt for a man considered armed and "extremely dangerous" after he reportedly shot his roommate with a .45 pistol, according to the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office. 'Extremely dangerous' man on run after Kelso shooting Police were on the hunt for a man considered armed and "extremely dangerous" after he reportedly shot his roommate with a .45 pistol, according to the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office.

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  11. Armed And DangerousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KEX-AM Portland

    ... his roommate, 35-year-old Christopher "Wyatt" Potter, in his Kelso, Washington home Wednesday night. The Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office says Yourkwitz shot Potter at close range during a dispute. Potter ran next door to a neighbor's house for help. ...

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  12. Deputies: Felon shoots roommate in Kelso, 'armed & dangerous'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KATU-TV Portland

    KELSO, Wash. Deputies are looking for a felon considered "armed and extremely dangerous" in the Cowlitz County area after they say he shot his roommate late Wednesday night.

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  13. Youth gardening workshop offeredRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... plants. Participants will bring home a plant to raise. The class will be held in the Floral Building at the Cowlitz County Fairgrounds in Longview and is sponsored by Washington State University Extension Master Gardeners. Registration is limited, ...

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  14. Learn about landscape designRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    The class will be held for free in the Fair Exposition located in Longview on the Cowlitz County Fairgrounds.

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  15. Adult spelling bee benefits studentsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    Members of Altrusa International of Cowlitz County will continue their local tradition when they host the 7th annual Spell-ebration, an adult spelling bee. The event will be held at the Kelso Theater Pub on Friday, March 6, at 7 p.m. This is a major fundraiser for the Breakfast Bunch with proceeds primarily going to scholarships for local students but to other local charities as well.

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  16. Cowlitz Sheriff: Dad says he shot daughter's boyfriend in legRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Columbian

    The Cowlitz County sheriff's office says a 65-year-old man called 911 to say he had just shot his daughter's 37-year-old boyfriend in the leg because the boyfriend refused to leave the family's Kelso, Washington, home during an argument. Chief Deputy Charlie Rosenzweig says Kevin Reid was taken to a hospital Tuesday for treatment of an upper leg wound.

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  17. Wash. dad says he shot daughter's boyfriend in legRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... KELSO, Wash. (AP) - The Cowlitz County sheriff's office said a 65-year-old man called 911 to say he had just shot his daughter's 37-year-old boyfriend in the leg because the boyfriend refused to leave the family's Kelso, Washington, home during an ...

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  18. Sheriff: Dad says he shot daughter's boyfriend in legRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The Cowlitz County sheriff's office says a man called 911 to say he had just shot his daughter's boyfriend in the leg because the boyfriend refused to leave the family's home in the southwest Washington city of Kelso.

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  19. Kelso man shoots daughter's boyfriend in leg for refusing to leave house, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | OregonLive.com

    A Kelso man was arrested Tuesday afternoon after reporting that he shot his daughter's boyfriend in the leg, the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office said.

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  20. Please, be careful! Man killed by Amtrak train while posing for selfieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... Washington. Prior to stopping, the man was on a road trip traveling between Tacoma and Portland. According to Cowlitz County Sheriff's deputy Charlie Rosenzweig, the unidentified man "walked out between the northbound and southbound set of train ...

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