Recent News

RV parking available for families visiting Longview Hospice Care Center

LONGVIEW, Wash., October 6, 2014 – Community Hospice announces the addition of recreational vehicle (RV) parking at the Longview Hospice Care Center. Patients’ families may park their RV in the on-site spaces for short-term use during their family member’s stay at the center. Community is pleased this service will allow families to stay near loved ones during a difficult time.

The spaces have electric and water hook-ups. Access may be obtained at­ the care center from 8 am – 5 pm daily. RV parking is free, however, donations are graciously accepted.

Energy Awareness Open House

October 18, 2014

Sand Blaster 2014

800 sneaker filled souls trekked over the river, through the woods and into lots of sand on Saturday, September 20, 2014 all in the name of health and wellness for the Sand Blaster 5k Obstacle Fun Run. This second annual event drew the community and region together in the spirit of fun and FUN-draising for the 23 wonderful partner agencies of United Way.

Columbia Theater Presents:

A Night of Painting, Food, Wine and Fun


Household Hazardous Mobil Collection in Woodland

Household Hazardous Mobile Collection Events and Permanent Collection Facility



On Saturday, October 25, 2014, the next free monthly Household Hazardous Waste Mobile Collection Event will take place in Woodland at the eastside parking lot of Safeway. The collection site will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Cowlitz Master Composters / Recyclers 1st Annual Leaf Bank

Need Leaves for your compost bin?


This family fun event will take place Saturday, December 20, 2014 in historic downtown Longview.  Grab your spouse, kids, family and friends for this holiday fun run/walk!

Click here to register


Come hear the candidates for Cowlitz County Sheriff and Prosecuting Attorney

League of Women Voters of Cowlitz County & Cowlitz Wahkiakum County Bar Association

Invites you to attend a candidates’ forum

Come hear the candidates for Cowlitz County Sheriff at 6 pm, and Prosecuting Attorney at 7:15 pm.

October 9, 2014, 6pm

Cowlitz County General Meeting Room, 3rd floor

207 4th Ave. N., Kelso, WA

Fibre Federal Presents Afternoon of Hope and Healing