Recent News

Cowlitz County CARES Emergency Business Grant

The Cowlitz Economic Development (CEDC) was selected to administer $1 million in CARES Act funding designated by the Cowlitz County Commissioners for a county wide small business grant fund program.  The CEDC’s track record of successfully administering the Governor’s Working Washington Small Business Emergency Grant program (WWSBEG) in addition to our work with the SW Community Foundation rent relief program gave the county assurance that we would administer the CARE Act funding successfully.

Cowlitz Black Bears 2020 Season Canceled

2020 Season CANCELED

West Coast League and Cowlitz Black Bears release joint statement



After much deliberation and a careful analysis of the facts available, it is with heavy hearts that the Cowlitz Black Bears staff is announcing the cancellation of the 2020 season. Our goal has always been to play and to provide a safe and entertaining gathering place that would act as a return to normalcy in our community.


Proposed changes to PPP

From the Cowlitz Economic Development Council:

Update: This was signed into law by the President this morning.

Longview City Info Weekly

City Council Meetings
Thursday, June 11, 2020
7:00 p.m. - Regular Council Meeting

Agendas can be found a week before the meeting at under "Agendas & Minutes".

In response to COVID-19 and public health concerns, and in concert with Governor Inslee’s emergency proclamation, the meetings of the Longview City Council will be viewed as ZOOM virtual online webinars.


A message from Cowlitz County Health and Human Services

Rotary Club of Longview's "People of Action" Newsletter

Rotary Club of Longview's "People of Action" Newsletter - June 3

Workforce Southwest seeking IT support/maintenance proposals

Workforce Southwest Washington (WSW) and the Columbia River Economic Development Council (CREDC), both co-located at 805 Broadway, Suite 412 in Vancouver, WA, are soliciting proposals to provide full-range IT maintenance/support services for all staff and ancillary workstations, business server, office network maintenance/support and more. Proposals are due July 15, 2020.

Summer Reading Online with Longview Library

Summer Reading Online with Longview Library

The Longview Public Library’s annual Summer Reading program kicks off June 19! Though
the program looks different for 2020, as it has moved almost entirely online, readers can still
expect their favorite elements of the program, such as reading to earn prizes, choosing new
books to read into the library collection, and participating in weekly story times and other

Longview Library Offers Drive-Thru Pickups

Longview Library Offers Drive-Thru Pickups

Learn to Write Your Resume with Google Docs

Learn to Write Your Resume with Google Docs

Join the Longview Public Library and Grow with Google June 11 at 6:00 p.m. to learn how to
use Google Docs to write a resume you can save, edit, and send with your next job
application. The Longview Library will host a Zoom presentation on how to use Google Docs
and set up a resume for your next job application. Daniel Tate will then host a Q&A session to
help you get started on your resume.

This Week at the Moose


Open 3:00 - close
Bingo @ 6:00
Progressive Bingo is $119 with 7 numbers.
Queen of Hearts is $108 with 48 cards left
Kitchen open @ 5:00, serving the regular menu.


Open 3:00 -  Close
Bingo @ 6:00
Progressive Bingo
Kitchen open @ 5:00, serving regular menu.

Open 3:00 – Close
Dinner @ 5:30…Diane Kasson’s fabulous Halibut & Salmon Patties (Dinner comes with 1 of each)$15, also potatoes, veggie, salad.