Cowlitz County Newswire

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  1. Affordable greenhouse gardening information offeredRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... garden for best results. The class will be held for free in the Fair Exposition located in Longview on the Cowlitz County fairgrounds. The workshop is sponsored by Washington State University Extension Master Gardeners. For more information, contact ...

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  2. North Plains cop won't be charged in Washington stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Newberg Graphic

    Officer had been under scrutiny for harassment, criminal mischief A prosecutor in Cowlitz County, Wash., has declined to charge North Plains Police Officer Jody Petersen, 37, with any crime after a two-month investigation into allegations of harassment and malicious mischief.

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  3. Elderly woman loses $2,500 in window repair scamRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce

    The Cowlitz County sheriff's office says it has arrested a man accused of taking $2,500 from a 91-year-old Longview woman to fix a leaky window but doing no work. Chief Criminal Deputy Charlie Rosenzweig says the repair man first demanded $1,200 up front.

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  4. North Plains cop won't be charged in Washington stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Tualatin Times

    A prosecutor in Cowlitz County, Wash., has declined to charge North Plains Police Officer Jody Petersen, 37, with any crime after a two-month investigation into allegations of harassment and malicious mischief. Petersen, who has previously lived in the Woodland, Wash., area, doubles as a part-time, temporary deputy with the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

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  5. Man accused of window repair fraud; victim is 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Cowlitz County sheriff's office says it has arrested a man accused of taking $2,500 from a 91-year-old Longview, Washington, woman to fix a leaky window but doing no work. Chief Criminal Deputy Charlie Rosenzweig says the repair man first demanded $1,200 up front.

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  6. Raising mason beesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... hibernating Mason Bees. The program, sponsored by Washington State University Extension, will be held at the Cowlitz County Training Center, 1942 First Avenue in Longview. Class registration is due by February 3. Class registration is limited to 30 ...

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  7. Pruning fruit trees workshopRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... pruning techniques reduces disease and promotes greater fruit production. The class will be held in the Cowlitz County Training Center, 1942 First Avenue in Longview, located on the dike just south of the Hall of Justice for $5.00 per family. The ...

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  8. Photo Credit: Courtesy Photo - North Plains Police Officer Jody...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Portland Tribune

    A prosecutor in Cowlitz County, Wash., has declined to charge North Plains Police Officer Jody Petersen, 37, with any crime after a two-month investigation into allegations of harassment and malicious mischief. Petersen, who has previously lived in the Woodland, Wash., area, doubles as a part-time, temporary deputy with the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

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  9. Police arrest robbery suspect in WoodlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Columbian

    Police served a search warrant at 134 Oxbow Road to arrest Jason C. Neal, 47. He was booked into the Cowlitz County Jail on suspicion of first-degree robbery and first-degree unlawful possession of a firearm. Jeremy W. Henry, 36, was also arrested, but he wasn't involved in the robbery, police said.

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  10. Learn to prune fruit treesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... never pruned trees before and answer the questions of those more experienced. The class will be held in the Cowlitz County Training Center, 1942 First Avenue in Longview, located on the dike just south of the Hall of Justice for $5 per family. The ...

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  11. Composter/recycler training available in LongviewRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... p.m. Trainees will be given a Master Composter Training Manual as part of the training. Classes sponsored by Cowlitz County's WSU Extension will be held on February 23, March 2, 8, 16, 23, 30, and April 6. Application deadline is February 15. Those ...

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  12. Woman dies after car hit by train north of KelsoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | KATU-TV Portland

    A Woman died after her car was hit by an Amtrak train heading north near Kelso Washington Monday afternoon, the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office said. Officials said the woman was alone in the car when around 5 p.m. Monday her vehicle was hit in a railroad crossing section about 4 miles north of Kelso.

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  13. Cowlitz County crash kills womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | The Oregonian

    A woman was killed Monday evening when her car was hit by a northbound Amtrak train, the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office said.

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  14. Amtrak train hits car in SW Washington; woman diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | KOMO News

    A Cowlitz County sheriff's officer says a woman is dead after an Amtrak passenger train hit her car at a crossing south of Kelso, Washington. The Daily News of Longview reports that Chief Deputy Charlie Rosenzweig says it appears the woman was trying to get to the crossing before the train on Monday afternoon.

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  15. Car charging stations go unused in Cowlitz CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | HeraldNet

    There are four charging stations in the county, and only one, in Castle Rock, gets used on a daily basis. At the Nissan dealership on Third Avenue in Longview, a few chargers pull up a week to the area's oldest station, which predates the release of the Nissan LEAF a few years ago.

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  16. Vaisala and US Department of Energy to Improve Wind Forecasting in...Read the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Texas Tech University, the University of Notre Dame, Iberdrola Renewables, Southern California Edison, Cowlitz County Public Utility District, Eurus Energy, Bonneville Power Administration, and Portland General Electric. The project will focus on ...

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  17. 3 of 4 car charging stations in Cowlitz County little usedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | The Columbian

    There are four charging stations in the county, and only Castle Rock's Cascade Select Market station gets used on a daily basis. At the Nissan dealership on Third Avenue in Longview, a few chargers pull up a week to the area's oldest station, which predates the release of the Nissan LEAF a few years ago.

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  18. Regal Entertainment Group Announces Grand Opening Celebration for Regal Three Rivers Mall 12 & RPXRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Boxoffice

    ... charities. On Sunday, January 11, the theme is "Regal Family Fun Day," benefiting Habitat for Humanity of Cowlitz County including recent family-friendly film selections. On Monday, January 12 "Regal's Recipe for Hope" features recent food-focused ...

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  19. 3 horses die in SW Wash. barn fire; 4th injuredRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Fire officials in southwest Washington's Cowlitz County say three Arabian horses died and another was burned in a fire that destroyed a barn. The Daily News of Longview reports that the owners of the horses and the 2,000-square-foot barn say they raise Arabians as a business, but the horses they lost Sunday were like family.

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  20. Horses killed in barn fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Fire officials in southwest Washington's Cowlitz County say three Arabian horses died and another was burned in a fire that destroyed a barn. The Daily News of Longview reports that the owners of the horses and the 2,000-square-foot barn say they raise Arabians as a business, but the horses they lost Sunday were like family.

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