Cowlitz County Newswire

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

    Thursday Mar 26 | 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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  2. Starting vegetables workshop offered in Longview April 16Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | 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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  3. 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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  4. Clark County grows faster than PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Columbian

    ... 2010 through 2014. The 2014 population estimate for that county is 11,340, compared with 11,066 in 2010. In Cowlitz County, the population declined by 277 from 2010 through 2014. The 2014 population estimate for that county is 102,133, compared with ...

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  5. Snow-free roads give bike-hike options in S. CascadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Seattle Times

    ... on the closed road, then a 1.7-mile hike on Falls Creek trail No. 152A. The gate opens on April 1. COUGAR, Cowlitz County - At the suspension bridge spanning the Muddy River there was an absence of sound except for the rush of the stream crashing ...

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  6. Ex-WSP lieutenant sentenced in sex abuse caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Columbian

    ... Friday's prison sentence is punishment not for only local sex crimes but also for crimes that occurred in Cowlitz County nearly 15 years ago. The Cowlitz case came into focus when Clark County sheriff's deputies became aware of the child sex abuse ...

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  7. Workshop for starting vegetables offeredRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | 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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  8. Dine out for United Way to be held on March 28Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    Support the non-profit partner agencies of United Way of Cowlitz and Wahkiakum counties on Saturday, March 28 by dining out at their participating food and beverage locations in "Dine Out for United Way." The below mentioned businesses are contributing a portion of that day's earnings back to United Way.

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  9. Sheriff's Report, March 19, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... regarding his employment and hours. Further investigation revealed that the resident had violated an order in Cowlitz County. 10:20 a.m. A caller complained that someone had been pouring cement on her husband's grave marker at the cemetery in ...

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  10. Attack on Cowlitz County man asleep in his home remains a mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | KATU-TV Portland

    A Cowlitz County man, attacked as he slept inside his home early Wednesday morning is still recovering from his injuries and sheriff's investigators still don't know who attacked him or why. The Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office says detectives were able to briefly talk to the beating victim, Bruce Taylor.

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  11. Washington man assaulted by intruder while sleeping at home aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | OregonLive.com

    Bruce Edward Taylor was sleeping when someone entered his home near Longview, Washington, about 3 a.m. Wednesday and assaulted him, investigators said. The 58-year-old sustained serious head injuries, according to the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office.

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  12. Workshop: What Drives Budget Decisions?Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    On March 19 at noon, Claire Hauge, Director for the Cowlitz County Office of Financial Management will discuss what drives budget decisions. It can be hard to see how the county budget works and even more difficult to understand why money is spent the way it is.

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  13. Teenage Boy Killed In Motocross CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | KBND-AM Bend

    A teenage boy is dead and his friend is injured, after their motorcycles crashed on a motocross track in Cowlitz County. Authorities say 17-year-old Dylan Bunnell of Mulino, Oregon died when his motorcycle slammed into a water truck yesterday at the Riverdale Raceway east of Toutle, Washington.

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  14. Mulino boy dies in motorcross crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | South County Spotlight

    ... for practice Saturday, but was temporarily closed for routine run maintenance at the time of the accident. Cowlitz County Sheriff Chief Deputy Charlie Rosenzweig said the crash occurred around 2:45 p.m. Saturday. The track was closed at the time of ...

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  15. Teen dies in collision with truck at Longview-area motocross trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | The Columbian

    A 17-year-old Oregon teen has died after his motorcycle collided with a water truck at a motocross track in southwest Washington. The Cowlitz County sheriff's office says Dylan Bunnell of Mulino, Ore., and another boy were driving off-road motorcycles at Riverdale Raceway on Saturday but didn't realize the tracks were temporarily closed for watering to keep dust down.

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  16. Ore. teen dies in collision at motocross trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    A 17-year-old Oregon teen has died after his motorcycle collided with a water truck at a motocross track in southwest Washington. The Cowlitz County sheriff's office says Dylan Bunnell of Mulino, Oregon, and another boy were driving off-road motorcycles at Riverdale Raceway on Saturday but didn't realize the tracks were temporarily closed for watering to keep dust down.

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  17. Teen killed riding at motor cross track in Cowlitz CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | OregonLive.com

    A 17-year-old boy riding on a motor cross track east of Toutle, Washington, died after colliding with a water truck, the Cowlitz County Sheriff's office said Saturday. The Riverdale Raceway was temporarily closed to water down the track, according to the sheriff's office.

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  18. An expert’s tips for kokanee fishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Seattle Times

    Fishing guide Cameron Black, from Woodland, Cowlitz County, catches kokanee with clients at Merwin Reservoir. Black says he still has plenty to learn about kokanee fishing at Merwin Reservoir, but he does often put a couple of dozen a day of the tasty landlocked sockeye in his boat during the finicky winter and early spring months.

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  19. PeaceHealth helps heart attacks get quick responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Columbian

    People experiencing acute heart attacks in Clark and Cowlitz counties are receiving treatment more quickly than they would have just two years ago. "We've just had an incredible experience over the last two years," said Dr. Aaron Schoenkerman, a cardiologist at The Vancouver Clinic and PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center.

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  20. Wash. man charged with hammering woman to death and sexually abusing her corpseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Examiner.com

    ... to a March 3 report from the Associated Press shared by KVAL-TV . Detective Sgt. Chris Blanchard of the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office said that the victim's roommate returned to her apartment on Sunday to find her roommate dead and Rasmussen in ...

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