Tag Archives: Lewis County

State disciplines health care providers

OLYMPIA, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Health has taken disciplinary actions or withdrawn charges against health care providers in our state.

The department’s Health Systems Quality Assurance Division works with boards, commissions, and advisory committees to set licensing standards

Washington Dept. of Ecology grant to fund Shellfish Protection District

OLYMPIA, Wash. - The state Department of Ecology has selected 72 clean water projects to receive a share of $152 million in loans and grants during the state’s next fiscal year, which began on July 1.

The projects include upgrades and

Double Homicide Suspect Arrested

SHELTON, Wash. - A man suspected of fatally shooting two people in Shelton is now in custody.

Police say 22-year-old Charles Longshore of Shelton was arrested around 2 a.m. Friday on a highway near Shelton. He's accused of killing 19-year-old Tyler Drake and 37-year-old Anitrea (Roxy)

Elk Foundation Grants Fund Research and Habitat Work in State

OLYMPIA, Wash. - Enhancing over 10,000 acres of habitat and using GPS collars to research the Snoqualmie Valley elk herd top a list of Washington conservation projects slated to receive 2012 grants from the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation.

Child Drowns in Chehalis River

Boistfort, WA - Lewis County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the 100 block of Ceres Hill Road, in Boistfort, at approximately 1636 hours on May 4, 2012, after an 8 year old boy’s mother reported him missing from their residence.

Olympia Man Missing after Pe Ell River Run

Pe Ell, WA - On April 16, 2012, at approximately 4:25 p.m., deputies from the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a missing person who was last seen participating in the Pe Ell River Run on Saturday, April 14th.

Lewis County DTF Investigation Leads to Winlock Arrest

The Lewis County Regional Drug Task Force, Lewis County SWAT, and DOC executed a search warrant last week in the 700 block of Winlock Vader Road, south of Winlock, resulting in an arrest.

The Lewis County Sheriff’s Department tells us the

WSDOT highlights work zone safety with memorial and techniques being developed to increase safety

OLYMPIA - On April 23, WSDOT will recognize the more than 5,000 WSDOT workers and the thousands of city, county and contractor crews working to improve Washington's roadways, and the risks they face every day.

Just days later,