Cowlitz County Newswire

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  1. Ex-Washington Appeals Court Judge Bridgewater diesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Retired state Court of Appeals Judge C.C. Bridgewater , a former Cowlitz County prosecutor, died Sunday at his home at the age of 70. His wife, Kay Bridgewater, told The Daily News of Longview he had been struggling with heart failure since March and knew he was dying.

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  2. Ex-Washington Appeals Court Judge Bridgewater diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Bellingham Herald

    - Retired state Court of Appeals Judge C.C. Bridgewater, a former Cowlitz County prosecutor, died Sunday at his home at the age of 70. His wife, Kay Bridgewater, told The Daily News of Longview (http://bit.ly/1lmpaRI ) he had been struggling with ...

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  3. Body Found In Columbia RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | KBND-AM Bend

    Cowlitz County sheriff's deputies are investigating after a body was found on the banks of the Columbia River.

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  4. Body found in Columbia River near WoodlandRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Oregonian

    Fishermen on Sunday found a body on the banks of the Columbia River near Woodland, Wash., the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office said.

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  5. Squirrel Refuge a squirrel safety zoneRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Columbian

    ... option was taking it to the humane society to be euthanized. The closest wildlife center at that time was in Cowlitz County," she said. "I asked myself, 'Why not me? Why don't I do something about this problem?'" She now spends about five hours a ...

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  6. Burglary suspect who allegedly stole rifles, shotguns from Longview-area home soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Oregonian

    The Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a suspect believed to have stolen several firearms from a home near Longview on July 7. According to the sheriff's office and dispatch records, police responded to a home at 200 Wohl Rd., west of Longview, after the homeowner returned to find the front door of his house ... (more)

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  7. Toxic battle brewing at Longview's Reynolds PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Business Journal

    ... and Arch Coal , wants to construct a coal export terminal at the Reynolds property, which is in Washington's Cowlitz County. Reynolds Aluminum operated the smelter from 1941 to 2000.

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  8. Guns stolen from Longview home, suspect looseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | KGW-TV Portland

    ... oiler and missing the "Nissan" symbol on the grill. Anyone with information on the case was asked to call the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office at 360-577-3092, or Cowlitz Crime Stoppers at 360-577-1206.

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  9. Oregon Shuts Down Sewage Disposal Company After Numerous ViolationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... Westbrook said. The company has the opportunity to appeal and request a hearing. In February, one month after Cowlitz County in Washington revoked his license for All Out, Caldwell's wife Joanne Caldwell obtained a license to pump septic.

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  10. Washington, Oregon drownings spike as hot weather increasesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | OregonLive.com

    ... at Yale Reservoir. He drowned Sunday after falling off an inner tube while in the reservoir, which is in Cowlitz County. Of the eight who died since July 1, six were either swimming or playing in the water when they drowned. Water safety experts say ...

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  11. Man, 19, presumed drowned in Yale ReservoirRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | The Columbian

    A 19-year-old man is believed to have drowned Sunday afternoon while swimming with friends in the Yale Reservoir, according to the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office.

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  12. Two swimmers still missing after weekend accidents in WashingtonRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | OregonLive.com

    ... afternoon, a 19-year-old man went missing after falling off an inner tube into Yale Reservoir in Washington's Cowlitz County. The man, whose name has yet to be released, was with a group of friends at the popular swimming hole. He began drifting ...

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  13. Police: Man runs over estranged wife's boyfriendRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | KOMO News

    ... The Daily News that her husband "just gunned it" when he saw the other man. Thomas Nolan was booked into the Cowlitz County Jail on investigation of first-degree assault. "Folsom Prison Blues" I hear the train a comin' It's rolling round the bend ...

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  14. Police: Longview man runs over estranged wife's boyfriendRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... The Daily News that her husband "just gunned it" when he saw the other man. Thomas Nolan was booked into the Cowlitz County Jail on investigation of first-degree assault. We took a drive up the old McKenzie Hwy (242) headed for the Dee Wright ...

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  15. Fugitive from justice arrested in CairoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... gation or warrant involving him and contacted the State Police. Merino-Gonzalez was found to be wanted by the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office in the State of Washington for 3 Counts of First Degree Child Molestation.

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  16. Climbing St. Helens is a view worth the effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Seattle Times

    ... snow cornices around the crater rim. Many snow fields and cornices melt away as summer progresses. COUGAR, Cowlitz County - Perched on the crater rim of Mount St. Helens for the second time in three weeks, Bryan Zagar marveled at the difference a ...

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  17. Clark County drowning victims identifiedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | The Oregonian

    ... body in the river near the 800 block of Northeast Cedar Creek Road. Emergency responders from Woodland Fire, Cowlitz County Dive Team and Fire Dist 6 Technical Rescue along with deputies responded and found Kemper's body in about 8 to 10 feet of ...

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  18. Fluoride in water? Washington's Kalama, with Portland native on city council, preps for potential voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The Oregonian

    ... to city drinking water, some fifty years after the chemical was first added to local tap water. Kalama, in Cowlitz County, could consider giving its 2,344 residents a vote to remove fluoride from its water supply. According to the The Daily News in ...

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  19. Washington gets $6 million to retrain jobless workersRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | The Columbian

    The U.S. Department of Labor on Thursday announced $6.175 million in job-training grants in Washington to retrain long-term unemployed workers, as part of a $154.7 million allocation to 32 states, Puerto Rico and the Cherokee tribal nation.

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  20. Mom charged after starving kids found locked in apartmentRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | KOMO News

    ... to charging papers, Dennis left her children sometime on June 9 and was arrested the following day in Cowlitz County for driving on a suspended license. Rather than tell jailers her children were home alone, Dennis is alleged to have stayed mum ...

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