Council issues call for project applications

November 14, 2018 by  

The Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Council of Governments (CWCOG) in Kelso recently sent out an invitation for interested parties to apply for the 2018-2019 Surface Transportation Block Grant Program Set-Aside (Transportation Alternatives). The call [Read more]

Free concert to open Southwest Washington Symphony season

October 12, 2018 by  

To open its 52nd season, the Southwest Washington Symphony (SWS) will play a free concert at the Columbia Theatre in Longview, Kelso’s nextdoor neighbor.

The SWS is [Read more]

Highlander Festival coming to Kelso

September 2, 2018 by  

Kelso has a strong Celtic—particularly Scottish—heritage, and celebrates it every year with the annual Highlander Festival, a weekend of games, food, and fun.

The two-day event starts at [Read more]

Filmmaker Ron Walker coming to Longview

August 26, 2018 by  

Local filmmaker Ron Walker will be in Longview soon. Walker will appear at the Longview Public Library where his film “For the Love of Music” will be shown. [Read more]

Kelso urges residents to save water

July 24, 2018 by  

Officials are concerned water demand will outstrip supply this summer, and are asking residents to start voluntarily restricting their use of water.

The City of [Read more]

New parking and other projects approved in Kelso

June 15, 2018 by  

The Kelso City Council and the school district recently entered into an agreement whereby the city would create an additional 70 parking slots near Tam O’Shanter Park and Kelso High School.

The site of the [Read more]

Kelso student wins art competition

May 19, 2018 by  

Luis Gurrola, who is an art student at Kelso High School, has been awarded third place in the Southwest Washington Congressional Art Competition.

His winning drawing, titled [Read more]

Kelso to buy old house and expand park

April 25, 2018 by  

Kelso officials are set to buy a building and raze it to expand the Lads and Lassies Park, according to an article on

Local non-profit Red [Read more]

Kelso seeks input on facility plan

March 24, 2018 by  

Updates have been made to the City of Kelso Park Facility Plan, according to an article on the city’s website.

There are three [Read more]

Artists’ group announces spring show

February 16, 2018 by  

The Columbian Artists Association (CAA) is getting ready to hold its Spring Art Show, and it will be the 42nd time it has hosted the event.

Artists age 18 and [Read more]

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