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Transient dies at Longview homeless camp

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — The Cowlitz County coroner’s office says a man found dead April 19 in his tent at a homeless camp near Longview apparently died six days earlier…. …read more

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2 years in prison for Longview sewage dumping

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — The owner of a Longview septic tank pumping business has been sentenced to more than two years in prison for dumping more than 2 million gallons of minimally treated waste into the public sewer system…. …read more

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Fire burns machine at Longview paper mill

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — A fire Sunday night burned a paper machine at the KapStone mill in Longview…. …read more

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Coroner: Man found at rest stop died of overdose

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — The Cowlitz County coroner says a Longview, Wash., dentist found dead in January at a southwest Washington Interstate 5 rest stop died of a morphine overdose…. …read more

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Deeper Cowlitz River lets cities breathe easier

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — The Cowlitz River has slightly deepened for the first time since the Mount St. Helens eruption sent sediment into waterways and increased the flooding risk to cities on the river…. …read more

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Firefighters battle blaze near nursing facility

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — First responders in Longview heard two explosions from a truck fire early Monday morning next to a long-term care facility, but firefighters intervened before the flames reached the facility’s propane tank…. …read more

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Man’s body pulled from Longview, Wash., lake

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — Police in Longview, Wash., say the body of a man has been pulled from Lake Sacajawea…. …read more

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Driver damages 2 mobile homes in SW Wash.

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — Firefighters in Longview, Wash., say a driver who apparently had a medical emergency damaged two mobile homes and another vehicle…. …read more

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Wash. teen confesses to killing, skinning pet goat

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — A Cowlitz County Humane Society official says a Longview, Wash., teen who wanted to try being an outdoorsman has confessed to killing and skinning a family’s pet goat…. …read more

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Kelso man recovering from bark machine injuries

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — A 23-year-old Kelso man who fell into a machine that breaks up clumps of wood bark is out of a Vancouver hospital and recovering at his mother’s home…. …read more

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