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The Columbian
Fishing Report, July 20and two steelhead released; 172 bank rods with nine steelhead kept plus three c
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
and two steelhead released; 172 bank rods with nine steelhead kept plus three chinook and two steelhead released. (WDFW) • Cowlitz River mouth, 13 boaters with two steelhead kept plus one steelhead released. Four bank rods with two steelhead... Read more
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The Columbian
Millennium coal terminal gets first permit from Cowlitz Countysays it has entered a “new phase” in its five-year effort to build one of North
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
says it has entered a “new phase” in its five-year effort to build one of North America’s biggest coal terminals after Cowlitz County officials issued the first permit needed for the $680 million project. Cowlitz County Building and Planning... Read more
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The Columbian
Hay barn destroyed in fire at Ridgefield dairy complexsending more crews to the blaze. Clark County Fire District 3, Clark County Fir
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
sending more crews to the blaze. Clark County Fire District 3, Clark County Fire District 6, Vancouver Fire Department and Cowlitz County Fire District 1 all assisted at the scene. Other buildings and farm equipment was in danger of also being... Read more
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The Columbian
Growth, revenue creation key issues in La Center racedraw visitors into La Center is the city’s side of the Interstate 5 junction ac
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
draw visitors into La Center is the city’s side of the Interstate 5 junction across from the new $510 million casino. The Cowlitz Tribe paid for $32 million in upgrades at the junction, including new offramps, a partial relocation of a few roads... Read more
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The Columbian
Wife of senator on military duty set to fill in for himSen. John Braun’s 20th Legislative District includes most of Cowlitz County, in
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Sen. John Braun’s 20th Legislative District includes most of Cowlitz County, including Woodland, and 10 precincts along the northern edge of Clark County, from Woodland east to Highway 503. The district does not include La Center but does include... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Wife of Centralia state senator on military duty to fill in for him temporarilyand Thurston counties voted in favor of the appointment on Monday, and Clark Co
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
and Thurston counties voted in favor of the appointment on Monday, and Clark County voted Tuesday. However, a mix-up in Cowlitz County on Tuesday is leading to a revote Wednesday, after commissioners mistakenly voted for Chehalis attorney and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Wife of senator on military duty to fill in for himand Thurston counties voted in favor of the appointment on Monday, and Clark Co
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
and Thurston counties voted in favor of the appointment on Monday, and Clark County voted Tuesday. However, a mix-up in Cowlitz County on Tuesday morning ultimately led to a revote later in the day to rescind a vote for Chehalis attorney and... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Wife of senator on military duty set to fill in for him in Olympiaand Thurston counties voted in favor of the appointment on Monday, and Clark co
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
and Thurston counties voted in favor of the appointment on Monday, and Clark county voted Tuesday. However, a mix-up in Cowlitz County on Tuesday is leading to a revote on Wednesday, after commissioners mistakenly voted for Chehalis attorney and... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark County minor league baseball report, July 16against AZL Mariners.Collegiate summer leagues West Coast League David Wallum,
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
against AZL Mariners.Collegiate summer leagues West Coast League David Wallum, RHP, (Hudson’s Bay HS / Washington State) Cowlitz Black Bears … 5 games, 15.0 IP, 0-3 record, 1 save, 12 Ks, 12.60 ERA Jace McKinney, INF, (Columbia River HS / Univ.... Read more
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The Columbian
North Country EMS levy proposedambulance service. North Country EMS’ service area covers about 1,000 square m
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
ambulance service. North Country EMS’ service area covers about 1,000 square miles in north and northeast Clark, southeast Cowlitz, and west-central Skamania counties. The vote is to renew a levy from 2014. The levy up for a vote, an excess levy,... Read more
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The Columbian
Small world in minor leagues for Clark County playersfirst pro hit while going 2 for 4 with an RBI on July 2 in a 12-9 win against A
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
first pro hit while going 2 for 4 with an RBI on July 2 in a 12-9 win against AZL Mariners.Collegiate League players Cowlitz Black Bears (West Coast League) David Wallum, right-handed pitcher from Hudson’s Bay HS / Washington State Jace... Read more
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The Columbian
Debris burning to be prohibited on DNR-protected landthe agency announced Wednesday. The fire-danger rating will also increase from
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
the agency announced Wednesday. The fire-danger rating will also increase from moderate to high in Clark, Skamania and Cowlitz counties. Recreational fires are still allowed in approved pits in designated campgrounds, but campground users are... Read more
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The Columbian
New clue emerges in case of missing Kelso manKelso man whose car was found near Mount St. Helens, narrowing the time frame f
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
Kelso man whose car was found near Mount St. Helens, narrowing the time frame for his disappearance, according to the Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office. Wilford R. “Ray” Johnson was last seen the morning of June 29 by his neighbors. Johnson’s... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Deputies narrow timeline in search for missing 91-old Kelso manwitnesses reported seeing the car later when they saw social media posts about
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 11 days ago
witnesses reported seeing the car later when they saw social media posts about Johnson’s disappearance, according to the Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office. Detectives and members of Johnson’s family reviewed surveillance video from June 29 at the... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark County minor league baseball report, July 9yet to appear in a game.Collegiate summer leagues West Coast League RHP David
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
yet to appear in a game.Collegiate summer leagues West Coast League RHP David Wallum (Hudson’s Bay HS / Washington State) Cowlitz Black Bears … 5 games, 15.0 IP, 0-3 record, 1 save, 12 Ks, 12.60 ERA INF Jace McKinney (Columbia River HS / Univ.... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark College tuition to increase“The simple reason for that is not only does it provide education opportunities
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
“The simple reason for that is not only does it provide education opportunities for all of north Clark County and south Cowlitz County, but it also provides job training and potential partnership with local industry.” Wire reports contributed... Read more
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The Columbian
Chinese businessman sees Kalama plant on Columbia River as green initiativethat could help in the global effort to lower greenhouse-gas emissions that dri
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
that could help in the global effort to lower greenhouse-gas emissions that drive climate change. The plant, in Cowlitz County, would be built by a joint venture — NW Innovation Works — formed by Wu’s company, CAS Holdings. Construction... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
Home market continues to sizzle, but market easing somewhat— continue to see tight inventory. Pierce is among seven counties reporting le
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
— continue to see tight inventory. Pierce is among seven counties reporting less than two months of supply (the others are Cowlitz, Douglas, King, Kitsap, Snohomish, and Thurston). In general, four-to-six months is considered to be a balanced... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Longview man, 91, missing since June 29and police are asking for help finding him. Wilford R. "Ray" Johnson's family
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
and police are asking for help finding him. Wilford R. "Ray" Johnson's family reported him missing on June 30 to the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office. He was last seen by neighbors on the morning of June 29. His vehicle was found the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Meet the Chinese businessman behind the $1.8B plan to make methanol in Washington statethat could help in the global effort to lower greenhouse-gas emissions that dri
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 days ago
that could help in the global effort to lower greenhouse-gas emissions that drive climate change. The plant, in Cowlitz County, would be built by a joint venture — NW Innovation Works — formed by Wu’s company, CAS Holdings. Construction... Read more
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The Columbian
Report: Wages growing in state’s marijuana industrypaid in the final three months of 2016. Ramsey Hamide, co-owner of Main Street
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
paid in the final three months of 2016. Ramsey Hamide, co-owner of Main Street Marijuana, a trio of stores in Clark and Cowlitz County, said they have seen wages and benefits rise for its 95 or so employees. “Most of our employees earn $15 to... Read more
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BC Local News
Victoria Harbourcats win in walk-off fashionThe hometown Victoria Harbourcats clawed their way back from a six-run deficit
BC Local News / Posted 18 days ago
The hometown Victoria Harbourcats clawed their way back from a six-run deficit Thursday night to beat the Cowlitz Black Bears 12-11 at Royal Athletic Park. It was a comeback for the ages after first overcoming a 7-1 lead and then an 11-6 lead to... Read more
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The Columbian
The Arc works to establish ties with thrift-store organizationthan half its staff. After what used to be The Arc of Clark County absorbed thr
The Columbian / Posted 18 days ago
than half its staff. After what used to be The Arc of Clark County absorbed three similarly struggling sister agencies in Cowlitz, Skamania and Wahkiakum counties and renamed itself The Arc of Southwest Washington, things slid toward insolvency.... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark County minor league baseball report, July 2left field.Collegiate summer leagues On West Coast League rosters: RHP David W
The Columbian / Posted 20 days ago
left field.Collegiate summer leagues On West Coast League rosters: RHP David Wallum (Hudson’s Bay HS / Washington State) Cowlitz Black Bears … 5 games, 15.0 IP, 0-3 record, 1 save, 12 Ks, 12.60 ERA INF Jace McKinney (Columbia River HS / Univ.... Read more
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The Columbian
Police searching Gifford Pinchot for missing Longview manCounty Sheriff’s Office is continuing the search for a 90-year-old Longview man
The Columbian / Posted 20 days ago
County Sheriff’s Office is continuing the search for a 90-year-old Longview man who has been missing since Thursday. The Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office received a call Thursday from the family of Wilford R. Johnson reporting the man missing and... Read more
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Oak Bay News
HarbourCats make it four in a rowThe Victoria HarbourCats have now won four in a row after another tight victory
Oak Bay News / Posted 21 days ago
The Victoria HarbourCats have now won four in a row after another tight victory over the Cowlitz Black Bears on Friday night. Nearly 3,500 fans enjoyed the 6-5 win on fireworks night at Royal Athletic Park — even the local Taiwanese Association came... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
HarbourCats make it four in a rowThe Victoria HarbourCats have now won four in a row after another tight victory
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
The Victoria HarbourCats have now won four in a row after another tight victory over the Cowlitz Black Bears on Friday night. Nearly 3,500 fans enjoyed the 6-5 win on fireworks night at Royal Athletic Park — even the local Taiwanese Association came... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
HarbourCats make it four in a rowThe Victoria HarbourCats have now won four in a row after another tight victory
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
The Victoria HarbourCats have now won four in a row after another tight victory over the Cowlitz Black Bears on Friday night. Nearly 3,500 fans enjoyed the 6-5 win on fireworks night at Royal Athletic Park — even the local Taiwanese Association came... Read more
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The Columbian
Press Talk: Fear and loathing in …Florida. I did the boating and swimming and pickleball on the bayfront, but it
The Columbian / Posted 21 days ago
Florida. I did the boating and swimming and pickleball on the bayfront, but it was time to head home. I had heard the new Cowlitz Tribe casino, the Ilani, had opened. So why not win a few bucks and essentially have that joint buy my lunch? Ilani... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Victoria Harbourcats win in walk-off fashionThe hometown Victoria Harbourcats clawed their way back from a six-run deficit
Oak Bay News / Posted 22 days ago
The hometown Victoria Harbourcats clawed their way back from a six-run deficit Thursday night to beat the Cowlitz Black Bears 12-11 at Royal Athletic Park. It was a comeback for the ages after first overcoming a 7-1 lead and then an 11-6 lead to... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Victoria Harbourcats win in walk-off fashionThe hometown Victoria Harbourcats clawed their way back from a six-run deficit
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
The hometown Victoria Harbourcats clawed their way back from a six-run deficit Thursday night to beat the Cowlitz Black Bears 12-11 at Royal Athletic Park. It was a comeback for the ages after first overcoming a 7-1 lead and then an 11-6 lead to... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Victoria Harbourcats win in walk-off fashionThe hometown Victoria Harbourcats clawed their way back from a six-run deficit
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
The hometown Victoria Harbourcats clawed their way back from a six-run deficit Thursday night to beat the Cowlitz Black Bears 12-11 at Royal Athletic Park. It was a comeback for the ages after first overcoming a 7-1 lead and then an 11-6 lead to... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Kelowna Falcons go deep for Burn Fundways we can thank our every day heroes,” said Watters. In the game, the Falcon
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 23 days ago
ways we can thank our every day heroes,” said Watters. In the game, the Falcons (15-9) broke out the brooms and swept the Cowlitz Black Bears (9-12) in a marathon five-hour game by a score of 6-5 in 14 innings. The Falcons have now taken over... Read more
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The Columbian
Pickup intentionally driven into Lewis River recovered44000 block of Lewis River Road that he was upset over an argument with his gir
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
44000 block of Lewis River Road that he was upset over an argument with his girlfriend and asked if he could call 911, the Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office reported. When the fisherman told Powser that he didn’t have cell coverage, Powser told him... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Upset after argument with girlfriend, man drives truck into Lewis RiverUpset after an argument with his girlfriend, a Washington man drove his pick up
OregonLive.com / Posted 24 days ago
Upset after an argument with his girlfriend, a Washington man drove his pick up truck into a river Tuesday, Cowlitz County sheriff's officials said. Darin Powser, a 59-year-old from Woodland, told a fisherman near the Lewis River that he wanted to... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Falcons down Cowlitz, share top spotThe Kelowna Falcons defeated the Cowlitz Black Bears 8-6 in West Coast League a
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 24 days ago
The Kelowna Falcons defeated the Cowlitz Black Bears 8-6 in West Coast League action Tuesday night at Elks’ Stadium. With the win, the Falcons (14-9) have taken the series against Cowlitz and will go for the sweep into night’s final tilt. Kelowna... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Falcons down Cowlitz, share top spotThe Kelowna Falcons defeated the Cowlitz Black Bears 8-6 in West Coast League a
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 24 days ago
The Kelowna Falcons defeated the Cowlitz Black Bears 8-6 in West Coast League action Tuesday night at Elks’ Stadium. With the win, the Falcons (14-9) have taken the series against Cowlitz and will go for the sweep into night’s final tilt. Kelowna... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Thief steals 120-pound lion statue from Milwaukie homehave on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on e
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 24 days ago
have on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on economy While it's a huge success for the Cowlitz tribe, the new Ilani casino is looking like it could make a serious dent in the economy of the city closest to... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Two people seriously injured in stabbing at Holladay Parkhave on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on e
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 24 days ago
have on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on economy While it's a huge success for the Cowlitz tribe, the new Ilani casino is looking like it could make a serious dent in the economy of the city closest to... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Two people injured in stabbing at Holladay Parkhave on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on e
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 24 days ago
have on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on economy While it's a huge success for the Cowlitz tribe, the new Ilani casino is looking like it could make a serious dent in the economy of the city closest to... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Deputies ID 71-old construction flagger hit, killed by dump truck in Happy Valleyhave on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on e
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 24 days ago
have on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on economy While it's a huge success for the Cowlitz tribe, the new Ilani casino is looking like it could make a serious dent in the economy of the city closest to... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Columbia County burn ban begins July 1have on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on e
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 24 days ago
have on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on economy While it's a huge success for the Cowlitz tribe, the new Ilani casino is looking like it could make a serious dent in the economy of the city closest to... Read more
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The Columbian
Man drives truck into Lewis River, gets out then walks awayto the Haapa Boat Launch, 43511 N.E. Haapa Road, shortly after 2 p.m. Someone r
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
to the Haapa Boat Launch, 43511 N.E. Haapa Road, shortly after 2 p.m. Someone reported seeing the vehicle in the water. Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office Chief Criminal Deputy Charlie Rosenzweig did not know where on the river the man “put in,”... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Magic Wheelchair makes it a heroic weekend for North Plains teenhave on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on e
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 24 days ago
have on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on economy While it's a huge success for the Cowlitz tribe, the new Ilani casino is looking like it could make a serious dent in the economy of the city closest to... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Reward offered in shooting death of man in NE Portland; suspect, motive unknownhave on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on e
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 24 days ago
have on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on economy While it's a huge success for the Cowlitz tribe, the new Ilani casino is looking like it could make a serious dent in the economy of the city closest to... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Police searching for suspect who stole from registers at Shari's in Beaverton, Hillsborohave on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on e
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 24 days ago
have on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on economy While it's a huge success for the Cowlitz tribe, the new Ilani casino is looking like it could make a serious dent in the economy of the city closest to... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Washington Post: March 2009 Time cover of Trump is phonyhave on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on e
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 24 days ago
have on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on economy While it's a huge success for the Cowlitz tribe, the new Ilani casino is looking like it could make a serious dent in the economy of the city closest to... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Portland drivers among worst in the nation, according to new studyhave on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on e
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 24 days ago
have on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on economy While it's a huge success for the Cowlitz tribe, the new Ilani casino is looking like it could make a serious dent in the economy of the city closest to... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
How you can get free Chick-Fil-A on July 11thhave on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on e
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 25 days ago
have on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on economy While it's a huge success for the Cowlitz tribe, the new Ilani casino is looking like it could make a serious dent in the economy of the city closest to... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Police searching for teens who used pepper spray and spit on TriMet bus driverhave on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on e
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 25 days ago
have on economyLa Center residents worry about impact new casino will have on economy While it's a huge success for the Cowlitz tribe, the new Ilani casino is looking like it could make a serious dent in the economy of the city closest to... Read more
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