• Students in Need grows to $17,666 March 24, 2017
    Students in Need, the Daily News’ drive to raise money to assist students at Lower Columbia College, has reached $17,666.
    The Daily News
  • School levies in Cowlitz County would decrease under Senate plan March 24, 2017
    The state’s Chief Republican budget writer says every school in the state would come out ahead under the Senate Majority Caucus’s proposed 2018-19 state budget, but educators and House Democrats disagree.
    Madelyn Reese mreese@tdn.com
  • Longview extends emergency shelter moratorium again March 24, 2017
    The Longview City Council unanimously extended its moratorium on new emergency shelters for the third time Thursday night in front of a packed room at City Hall with more than 100 citizens in attendance.
    Hayat Norimine hnorimine@tdn.com
  • Coroner identifies pedestrian who died on I-5 Wednesday March 23, 2017
    The woman who died in the vehicle vs. pedestrian accident on Interstate 5 early Wednesday morning was a 21-year-old Kelso woman named Kaycie Marie O’Reilly, the Cowlitz County Coroner’s Office announced Thursday morning.
    Andre Stepankowsky and Marissa Luck andre@tdn.com; mluck@tdn.com
  • Herrera Beutler to vote 'no' on GOP health care bill March 23, 2017
    Southwest Washington Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler on Thursday publicly opposed House Republicans’ health care bill, criticizing it for not providing enough of a safety net for children.
    Hayat Norimine hnorimine@tdn.com
  • Police Blotter: March 23 March 23, 2017
    Recent reports of criminal activity from our local law enforcement agencies.
    The Daily News
  • 2017 Grammy Winners perform at Columbia Theatre Sunday March 23, 2017
    On Sunday afternoon, the halls of the Columbia Theatre will be bumping, shaking and bouncing with the rhymes and rhythms of Secret Agent 23 Skidoo, the master of “family funk and half-pint hip-hop.”
    Madelyn Reese, mreese@tdn.com
  • Students bring home awards, scholarships from regional art show March 23, 2017
    In Keaton Bruce’s mixed-media painting “I Think I’m Thinking,” several faces with piercing stares gaze from the canvas. Painted in smoky grey with dark black outlines, the faces stand out from splashes of cobalt and teal and bursts of fiery…
    Madelyn Reese mreese@tdn.com
  • Scenes of the Northwest abound in art show through April 2 March 23, 2017
    Thirty five years ago, the adventure bug struck Illinois artist Beth Bailey. She and a college friend took a chance and moved out West.
    Madelyn Reese, mreese@tdn.com
  • Students in Need reaches $11,801 March 23, 2017
    Students in Need, the Daily News’ drive to raise money to assist students at Lower Columbia College, has reached $11,801.
    The Daily News