Recent News

Business Education Award Winners and Photos

Here is a list of winners at the May 15th Pillars of Strength: Business & Education Awards event!

Lifetime Achievement: Cindy Wardlow (Kelso High School)

Workforce Education Best Practice: Red Canoe Credit Union

Workforce Education Individual Achievement: Lynell Amundson

Small Business of the Year: Copies Today Speedy Litho

Large Business of the Year: Fibre Federal Credit Union

Non-Profit Business of the Year: Lower Columbia CAP

Business Person of the Year: Marlene Johanson (Heritage Bank)

Pillars of Strength: Business & Education Awards Nominees


Commissioners and Judges Work Together!

Cowlitz County Commissioners and Superior Court Judges reach budget dispute agreement! Read more in pdf attachment!

Cowlitz on the Move March Event!

Check out the March 7th Cowlitz on the Move event put on by their Worksite Wellness Committee.

Holiday Mixer Photos
Economic Summit Photos

Photos courtesy of Mr. C's Photography (Don Cianci). Thank you Don!

Jingle All the Way 5k Run/Walk Photos

Jingle All the Way 5k Run/Walk photos courtesy of Mr. C's Photography. Thank you Don Cianci and Gerry!

Jingle All the Way 5k Run/Walk Race Results

Thank you to all participants for coming out in your festive gear to enjoy an evening 5k. The results are listed by bib number and order in which you ranked. Photos will be up soon of the run, so check back here tomorrow also!

Jingle Run Raffle Winners

Participants at last night's Jingle All the Way 5k Run/Walk were entered by their bib numbers in a raffle. If you are any of the numbers below, you are a winner, and can collect your prize at the Kelso Longview Chamber of Commerce (1563 Olympia Way).

  • 60, 655, 258, 82, 484, 182, 503, 137, 473, 373, 748, 300
Shop Local Weekly Raffle Winners

Shop Local Weekly Winners:



Ticket #: 271743/Kenny  (Won a Fibre Federal Credit Union $50 Visa gift card)

Ticket #: 271974/Lynn Ruddell (Won a Cowlitz County Habitat for Humanity Store $10 gift certificate)



Ticket #: 271910/Judy Young (Won a United Way Hooded Sweatshirt in choice of size and color black or white)

Ticket #:272358/Dixie (Won a $20 Gift Card to Esteem Salon)

Ticket #: 272435/Vicki Johnson (Won a $50 Visa Gift Card from Heritage Bank)