Cowlitz County Newswire

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  1. Woodland principal takes deal in assault caseRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    A man who was principal of a school in the Cowlitz County town of Woodland for 15 years agreed to a diversion deal to avoid prosecution on allegations he used excessive force against a 9-year-old special needs student. The 50-year-old principal of Woodland Primary School was arrested in April for investigation of assault.

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  2. Woodland principal takes deal in assault caseRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KOMO News

    A man who was principal of a school in the Cowlitz County town of Woodland for 15 years agreed to a diversion deal to avoid prosecution on allegations he used excessive force against a 9-year-old special needs student. Under the deal reached Tuesday in Cowlitz District Court, Mark Houk must take anger management treatment.

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  3. Food Matters | Parco goes dark; Beachhouse broiler, pho on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Madison Park Times

    ... - Madison Park being notorious for its "part-timer" population. Norton got her start selling real estate in Cowlitz County, in southwest Washington. She'd worked as a busser at a Holiday Inn when she was 16, and one day, she bought a little ...

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  4. STATE v. SMITHRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | FindLaw

    Eric J. Nielsen, Casey Grannis, Nielsen Broman & Koch PLLC, Attorney at Law, Seattle, WA, William Glen Smith , Kelso, WA, for Petitioner. James Smith, Cowlitz County Prosecuting Attorney, Kelso, WA, for Respondent.

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  5. Potential St. Helens ferry faces obstacles - Friday, 26 September 2014 01:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Newberg Graphic

    Opening up a ferry service between St. Helens and the state of Washington could be a costly and difficult proposition, recent evidence suggests.

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  6. Trench digger injured after striking buried power lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | KOMO News

    A Longview-area man was seriously injured when he struck an underground power line as he dug a trench, says a Cowlitz County sheriff's officer. Deputy Dave Handy says a neighbor watching a security camera saw a flash of light Monday night and went outside to find 51-year-old Robert Gilcher lying across the line.

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  7. Trench digger injured when he strikes power lineRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A Cowlitz County sheriff's officer says a Longview, Washington-area man was seriously injured when he struck an underground power line as he dug a trench. Deputy Dave Handy says a neighbor watching a security camera saw a flash of light Monday night and went outside to find 51-year-old Robert Gilcher lying across the line.

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  8. Deputies looking for brothers who might have bought stolen wedding ring without know itRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | KATU-TV Portland

    LONGVIEW, Wash. Cowlitz County sheriff's deputies said they have narrowed the search for a stolen wedding ring to two brothers who might have bought it without knowing it was stolen.

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  9. Worker dies at Weyerhaeuser mill in LongviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | KATU-TV Portland

    ... d Vancouver man could not be revived by other workers or firefighters and was declared dead at the scene. The Cowlitz County coroner's office is investigating the cause of death.

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  10. Hiking a new family-friendly trail at Mount St. HelensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Seattle Times

    ... ago burned out trees. It's about a three-hour drive from Seattle. Take Interstate 5 to Exit 21 at Woodland, Cowlitz County, then head east on Highway 503 toward Cougar, which will turn to Forest Road 90, then turn left on Forest Road 83, then left ...

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  11. Quilt show set for first weekend in OctoberRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    The Ladies of the Lake Quilt Guild will hold their annual quilt show "Quilts for All Seasons" October 3 and 4 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Youth and Family LINK building located at 907 Douglas Avenue in Longview. This year's featured quilter is Betty Davis, who won Grand Champion at the 2014 Cowlitz County Fair with her hand quilted needle turn applique quilt "Woodland Creatures."

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  12. Free boating education class offered by Cowlitz County Sheriff on October 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Oregonian

    Due to high demand for its boater education class earlier this month, the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office Marine Division will host another free "Adventures in Boating" boater certification course in October. The class is open to anyone who wants to obtain a Washington boater education card.

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  13. Missing Hillsboro teen found safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Portland Tribune

    ... Gomez, 44, was located at the same time and arrested by Woodland police officers. He was lodged in the Cowlitz County Jail on a charge of kidnapping in the second degree in the state of Washington. Charges in the state of Oregon have not yet been ...

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  14. Missing Hillsboro girl, 13, found in Washington; uncle faces kidnapping charge, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | OregonLive.com

    ... was arrested on an accusation of second-degree kidnapping, Bunday said. Woodland officers lodged him in the Cowlitz County Jail . Gomez-Sosa does not currently face charges in Oregon, Bunday said. His case will be referred to the Washington County ...

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  15. Cowlitz County school runs out of water; classes canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | KOMO News

    Classes have been canceled Friday at Yale Elementary School near Ariel because the school ran out of water. The school in the Woodland School District in Cowlitz County had a new water system installed last month, and the pump wasn't set at the correct rate to keep the tank filled.

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  16. As Portland makes $500M move, Longview closes in on its own propane export facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Business Journal

    ... jobs with an estimated $135 million payroll. It would create between 110 and 125 direct and indirect jobs in Cowlitz County.

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  17. Longview port, Haven Energy 'make progress' on dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Columbian

    ... million. Once operational, Haven Energy expects it will create between 110 to 125 direct and indirect jobs in Cowlitz County and generate $80 million in local and state tax revenues in its first 20 years of operation.

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  18. Woodland Chamber asks political candidates to speakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | The Columbian

    ... the Oak Tree Restaurant, 1020 Atlantic Ave. in Woodland. The first series on Sept. 16 will feature incumbent Cowlitz County Prosecutor Sue Baur, who's running as a Democrat, and her challenger, Ryan Jurvakainen, a Cowlitz County public defender ...

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  19. STATE v. LATHAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | FindLaw

    John A. Hays, Attorney at Law, Longview, WA, for Appellant. James Smith, Cowlitz County Prosecuting Attorney, Kelso, WA, for Respondent.

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  20. Extension program covers peoniesRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... peonies that he divides. 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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