South Kelso voters to decide about annexation

August 26, 2017 by  

Voters in two “islands”—unincorporated areas surrounded by the city—in South Kelso will decide whether or not they want to join the city. [Read more]

Bike riders to come through Longview/Kelso area

July 13, 2017 by  

The Seattle to Portland (STP) takes place this weekend, calling in at the Longview/Kelso area on the way.

The annual event brings thousands of [Read more]

Improvements due at Kelso airport

June 17, 2017 by  

The commissioners of Cowlitz County awarded $300,000 to Kelso to extend the runway at Kelso airport, officially known as the Southwest Washington Regional Airport (SWRA), [Read more]

Longview asks for public comment on zoning rules

May 24, 2017 by  

A Longview committee charged with defining rules for zoning with regard to where to locate homeless shelters has finished its first draft, and would like public input at an upcoming meeting.

The committee is [Read more]

State makes Kelso business license applications easier

April 15, 2017 by  

People who would like to start a business in Kelso can save time during the licensing process by using a new “one-stop shop” for the process.

Kelso has become a member of [Read more]

Kelso celebrates completion of West Main Street

March 25, 2017 by  

On March 17, business owners and Kelso officials celebrated the completion of the revitalization of West Main Street with a ribbon-cutting.

The project was first proposed in [Read more]

South Pacific Avenue in Kelso to be improved

February 15, 2017 by  

On Tuesday, February 7, members of the Kelso City Council voted 5-1 to approve a contract to hire a Portland consulting firm to study the engineering services that will be necessary to improve South Pacific Avenue.

Six blocks of the street, between [Read more]

Artists invited to participate in art show

January 26, 2017 by  

The Columbian Artists Association has invited artists from throughout the area to participate in its spring art show, which is a juried exhibition. The event will take place in Kelso, Washington.

Participants must be 18 years of age and older, and be from Pacific, Lewis, Wahkiakum, Clark, or Cowlitz Counties in Washington; or from Columbia or Clatsop Counties in Oregon. The work must be [Read more]

Kelso new home of LifeFlight

December 12, 2016 by  

The LifeFlight Network has moved its local operations from St. John Medical Center to Kelso Airport.

It has been based at [Read more]

Local school offers elective to help students get to college

October 22, 2016 by  

Kelso High School would like to see more of its students go on to college, and now has a new elective available to help them do so.

AVID (‘Advancement Via Individual Determination’) is [Read more]

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