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  1. Columbia River fishing report April 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Columbian

    ... of I-5 opens May 16 for shad. Merrill Lake, a fly-fishing only, catch-and-release only lake in southern Cowlitz County, has been stocked with 2,000 brown trout. Horseshoe Lake in Woodland has been stocked with 3,443 rainbow trout, while Icehouse ...

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  2. Driver is ejected and impaled in rollover, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Columbian

    ... on his own. A deer antler that had been inside the vehicle pierced the driver's head, according to the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office. He was transported to a local hospital, where he died. The passenger and the dog were unscathed by the crash. The ...

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  3. Fisherman finds body along Columbia RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    A fisherman found a decomposed body on the shore of the Columbia River about a mile south of Kalama, Washington. The Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office said Thursday that the coroner will try to identify the man and determine the cause of death.

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  4. Fisherman finds body along Columbia RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A fisherman found a decomposed body on the shore of the Columbia River about a mile south of Kalama, Washington. The Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office said Thursday that the coroner will try to identify the man and determine the cause of death.

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  5. Kalama fisherman finds decomposing body along Columbia RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Oregonian

    Cowlitz County officials say a fisherman found the decomposing body of a man along the shore of the Columbia River on Thursday morning. Charlie Rosenzweig, chief criminal deputy for the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office , said the body was discovered at about 7 a.m. on the river's shore about 1 mile south of Kalama, Washington.

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  6. April 15 Should Be Lincoln's Day, Not Tax DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Daily Caller

    This past weekend I spoke at the Cowlitz County Republicans' Lincoln Day Dinner in the State of Washington. Before I broke with the GOP in 2008 I was often invited to speak at such events.

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  7. Learn to make potsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    On May 13 at 6 p.m., Cowlitz County Master Gardener Phyllis Collins will teach people how to make Hypertufa garden pots and planters. Hypertufa is the art of making lightweight cement pots.

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  8. Learn to build a rain barrelRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    On May 20 at 6 p.m., Cowlitz County Master Gardener Jon Griffin will discuss the benefits using rain barrels. Participants will take home a rain barrel from the class.

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  9. Unsolved: Mystery of 35 gutted reptile carcasses in SW Wash.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    A Cowlitz County sheriff's spokesman says his agency doesn't have any leads to explain who dumped 35 skinned, gutted and rotting reptiles in the southwest Washington woods near Toutle. The Daily News of Longview reports that Chief Criminal Deputy Charlie Rosenzweig said Wednesday the investigation is open "in the sense that we would like to know why they were put out there and who put them out there."

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  10. Police want to know who dumped 35 reptile carcasses in woodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | OregonLive.com

    A Cowlitz County sheriff 's spokesman says his agency doesn't have any leads to explain who dumped 35 skinned, gutted and rotting reptiles in the southwest Washington woods near Toutle. The Daily News of Longview reports that Chief Criminal Deputy Charlie Rosenzweig said Wednesday the investigation is open "in the sense that we would like to know why they were put out there and who put them out there."

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  11. Unsolved: Mystery of 35 gutted reptile carcasses near ToutleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Columbian

    A Cowlitz County sheriff's spokesman says his agency doesn't have any leads to explain who dumped 35 skinned, gutted and rotting reptiles in the southwest Washington woods near Toutle. The Daily News of Longview reports that Chief Criminal Deputy Charlie Rosenzweig said Wednesday the investigation is open "in the sense that we would like to know why they were put out there and who put them out there."

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  12. Unsolved: Mystery of 35 gutted reptile carcasses in SW Wash.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | KOMO News

    A Cowlitz County sheriff's spokesman says his agency doesn't have any leads to explain who dumped 35 skinned, gutted and rotting reptiles in the southwest Washington woods near Toutle. The Daily News of Longview reports that Chief Criminal Deputy Charlie Rosenzweig said Wednesday the investigation is open "in the sense that we would like to know why they were put out there and who put them out there."

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  13. Woman finds headless, gutted reptiles near homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | KATU-TV Portland

    ... said. Anttila found the piles of mutilated reptiles on the side of a logging road near South Toutle Road in Cowlitz County. She was on a walk near her Toutle home when she noticed a horrible stench. She called the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office and ...

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  14. Commercials to fish Tuesday in lower Columbia RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | The Columbian

    Commercial fishermen will net the lower Columbia River on Tuesday for spring chinook with a maximum catch of eight salmon per vessel. The Columbia River Compact today approved commercial fishing from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday from the ocean to Beacon Rock with 4.25-inch-maximum-mesh tangle nets.

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  15. Cathlamet 6th grader playing elite soccerRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... she was six. She will add ODP play to her time on the field with the Timber Barons, a select soccer team in Cowlitz County. According to mom, the team has chosen to go up a level to premier this year, because they have Ellie. Ellie practices two ...

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  16. Netters to fish lower Columbia River on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The Columbian

    Commercial fishermen get their first chance at spring chinook salmon in the lower Columbia River with a seven-hour season on Tuesday. The Columbia River Compact today approved fishing with 41/4-inch mesh tangle nets from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday between the ocean and Beacon Rock.

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  17. Damian Lillard helps raise money for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The Oregonian

    Damian Lillard set a high mark at last year's event, but was able to improve the mark by one shot in this year's Dick Hannah Toyota's Threes 4 Threes charity event in Longview, WA on Sunday afternoon. Lillard ended the event making 30 of 36 attempts with each successful 3-point attempt resulting in a $300 donation to the Humane Society of Cowlitz County and the Longview YMCA.

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  18. Sharon's Pizza joins United Way effortRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    Sharon's Pizza and More of Cathlamet will join other restaurants and cafes in Wahkiakum and Cowlitz counties in donating part of their Saturday proceeds to the United Way. The day is called "Dine Out for United Way."

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  19. Starting vegetables workshop offered in Longview April 16Read the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    On April 16 at 6 p.m., Cowlitz County Master Gardeners will assist participants in starting vegetable plants. All participants must pre-register by April 10 by contacting Gary Fredricks at 577-3014 Ext 3 or at garyf@wsu.edu.

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  20. Vancouver man pleads guilty to stalkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Columbian

    A Vancouver man who threatened to kidnap a family's two adolescent daughters has pleaded guilty to stalking charges in Cowlitz County Superior Court. Eric David Platt on Thursday pleaded guilty to felony stalking , felony harassment and misdemeanor harassment.

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