. A motorcyclist sustained minor injuries after crashing his motorcycle at the intersection of West Main and North Iron streets at 3:35 p.m. on Monday. The motorcyclist had made “an evasive …. The City of Chehalis is looking for a volunteer to fill a vacancy on its Civil Service Commission. Members of the commission meet on the last Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m. at Chehalis City .

The Lewis County Treasurer’s Office on Friday released a document that describes changes to property taxes as a result of state legislation that was passed in March.
House Bill 1982 — ….  Marie Gluesenkamp Pérez has been declared the winner in Washington state’s 3rd Congressional District by the Associated Press. That would flip the seat from Republican to . Collectors can bid on a variety of abandoned treasures in a Washington state safe deposit box auction through Nov. 17.
Over 3,500 items are up for auction, including collectible coins, gold and …. A 27-year-old woman from Olympia faces charges of vehicular homicide and DUI after she reportedly caused an accident that killed a 7-year-old child on state Route 510 on Thursday morning. 
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In Focus: Weyerhaeuser Workers Continue Picketing in Centralia as Strike Stretches on

In Focus: Weyerhaeuser Workers Continue Picketing in Centralia as Strike Stretches on. A Centralia man is in custody at the Lewis County Jail on $200,000 bail for allegedly threatening a man with a gun and then leading law enforcement officers on a high-speed chase Sunday …. Bail has been set at $50,000 for a Centralia man accused of strangling a woman on Sunday.
The defendant, Vuth Vinn, 39, is accused of striking the victim in the face “several times with an . In the race for Thurston County sheriff, incumbent John Snaza trailed behind challenger Derek Sanders on election night, with the vote count sitting at 44.87%, or 29,138 votes, for Snaza and 54.69%, ….

With the 2022 Southwest Washington Fair and Washington State Garlic Festival in the books, Lewis County Parks and Recreation Director and Fair Manager Connie Riker has announced her …. The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) recently began placing signage for construction work related to the replacement of the southbound span of the state Route 506 bridge crossing . The Lewis County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing woman. 
Jennifer A. Stackhouse, 53, was last seen walking away from a residence in the …. The Satanic Temple has joined the legal effort to overturn Idaho’s criminal ban on abortions.
The religious organization headquartered in Salem, Massachusetts, filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District .

March 6 is a bitter anniversary for the friends and family of Nancy Moyer, as it marks the day her family suspects she went missing in 2009.
Nancy was last seen purchasing items from a Tenino . A 30-year-old Centralia man who died after crashing into a tree in the 700 block of Middle Fork Road south of Chehalis on Sept. 24 was identified in a news release from the Lewis County …. People rallied Friday outside the Clark County Public Service Center in downtown Vancouver in an organized effort supported by Yacolt Republican Joe Kent to oppose local COVID-19 mandates.
Kent . President Joe Biden arrived early Wednesday afternoon in Fort Myers to survey damage inflicted on Southwest Florida by Hurricane Ian, get a briefing on the response and recovery efforts, and meet ….

Centralia Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Appoints New Leadership

A new president and counselors were chosen to lead the local stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at a conference earlier this month.
Over 1,000 members attended the special …. Firefighters from multiple districts are battling a blaze in downtown Winlock Tuesday night. Video from the scene shows a structure on Southeast Front Street fully engulfed in flames. The building . In the first city council meeting this month in Centralia, Police Chief Stacy Denham spoke to the council concerning two major issues, the first being to address what actually qualifies as …. U.S. Rep. Joyce Beatty of Ohio was arrested by Capitol police Thursday after she marched to a Senate office building to push for voting rights legislation aimed at curbing restrictions in …. The Chehalis Walmart will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday this week for deep cleaning and sanitizing as part of a company-wide initiative to give third-party contractors more time to clean in order . An Adna High School graduate and her parents were able to recreate a 22-year-old family photo prior to the Washington State Patrol graduation ceremony at the Capitol in Olympia on Wednesday. Chelsea ….

Education YouTuber Stevin John — known by his young fanbase as Blippi — stopped by Tenino for another visit last week to film segments for an upcoming video.
Mayor Wayne Fournier said …. ILWACO, Pacific County — Cranberry bogs in Washington state produce solid hues of vibrant red each fall as one of the state’s lesser-known crops is harvested in the months before …. A nationally-renowned nonprofit conservation group announced Wednesday it has purchased a 1,567-acre ranch, just west of Tenino city limits, that will eventually be managed as part of the Scatter . Master Sgt. Earl Plumlee, currently stationed at Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM), received the Medal of Honor from President Joe Biden on Dec. 16, 2021.
Plumlee was the weapons sergeant assigned ….

Out of hundreds of rangers for Washington State Parks, Leah Garner and Alysa Adams are two of just 11 designated “interpretive specialists.”
They’re based in the Upper Cowlitz …. A Vancouver man and his 15-year-old son died Thursday morning when their pickup truck crashed into the back of a semi-truck and trailer on Interstate 5 near Winlock, according to the Washington …. A woman accused of stabbing a man with a screwdriver made her first appearance on an assault charge in Lewis County Superior Court MondayAmber Rai Wilson-Delaney, 35, of Chehalis, was charged with …. (Editor’s Note: The reporter traveled to High Rock Lookout from Yelm. For directions from Lewis County, see the sidebar to this story)Mountain, mountain in the sky, what trail is most worthy of a …. KINGSTON — Tania Issa’s pigs always look sheepish.
Not abashed, mind you, just woolly.
Her 18 mangalitsa hogs are covered from snout to hoof in a mat of curly hair, which gives them the …. One of the best known and most intricate holiday decoration displays in Centralia will sparkle one last time after nine years of dazzling passersby.
This is the last year the house in the 200 ….