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Winlock man shot and killed Wednesday night; neighbor arrested on murder allegations
A Winlock man was shot and killed Wednesday night while he played basketball with his juvenile son, according to the Lewis County Sheriff's Office.Sheriff's deputies were dispatched to the 400 block of Meier Road in Winlock a little after 10 p.m. Wednesday after reports that a 44-year-old man had be
Sirens: Graffiti Reported, Tools Stolen Accused Shoplifter Takes Hair Products, Resident Complains of Noisy Teens
• At 5:28 p.m. on Monday, a hit and run was reported at the intersection of Harrison Avenue and Interstate 5. A driver reportedly caused a two-vehicle collision, then fled the scene.
Winlock area man with warrant for child molestation arrested at remote Oregon residence
A man with ties to Winlock and Chehalis who was wanted on a warrant for first-degree child molestation was arrested early Wednesday morning while hiding out in Grants Pass, Ore., according to the Lewis County Sheriff's Office.The sheriff's office received a tip two weeks ago that Jimmy Dale Mathus,
Centralia Approves $1 Million Bond to Fund Fox Theatre Renovations
Fox Theatre is getting a $1 million boost from the city of Centralia as a kick-start for its final push to open for its 90th birthday in 2020.Centralia councilors postponed a decision after receiving the request at their last meeting fromScott White, president of the nonprofit Historic Fox Theatre R
Deputies: Winlock man shot to death by neighbor while playing basketball with son
The suspect, who has not yet been charged, was booked into the Lewis County Jail for investigation of first degree murder.
Neighbor shoots to death neighbor in Lewis County as son watches
WINLOCK, Wash. -- The Lewis County Sheriff's Office says a neighbor pulled up in his driveway Wednesday night , then shot several times at a neighbor, who was playing basketball with his son.
Police: Driver sees ‘black object' in air on I-5, finds gun stuck in front of his car
LAKEWOOD, Wash.- Police said a driver on I-5 saw a "black object" moving through the air and when he pulled over miles later, he found a gun stuck in the front of his car.
Two Level 3 Sex Offenders Register in Lewis County
Two level 3 sex offenders recently updated their registration with the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office, with one becoming a transient and a second moving to an address in Toledo, according to the sheriff’s office.David Joseph Bott, 45, also known as David Joseph Brazil, is a level 3 sex offender who h
Sheriff: Pics released of suspects in Grand Mound robbery who later crashed car outside preschool in Olympia
OLYMPIA, Wash. — Thurston County sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help to identify armed robbery suspects who they say hit the Grand Mound AM/PM early Tuesday morning, led the State Patrol on a vehicle chase into Olympia and then crashed outside a preschool before escaping.
A Centralia man lost his load on I-5 and it blocked two lanes of traffic
A Centralia man lost the load he was hauling on Interstate 5 and blocked two lanes of traffic Sunday afternoon, according to the Washington State Patrol.The 32-year-old man was injured in the crash, but he refused medical aid, according to the state patrol.About 2:45 p.m. Sunday, the man was northbo
These 2 went shopping with a credit card that wasn't theirs. Have you seen them?
Just before 6 a.m. Thursday, the couple used a credit card that was taken during a vehicle prowl, according to Tumwater police.
Chehalis Announces Upcoming Road Work
Chehalis Public Works is notifying city residents of summer road construction that will begin soon, including a grind and inlay project on North Market Boulevard.The work on the historical downtown section of North Market Boulevard will start the week of June 4, and it’s expected to last two weeks,
Onalaska Man Booked for Burglary with Pick-Axe, Threats with Gun
An Onalaska man accused of breaking into a trailer with a pick-axe and threatening two people with a gun is scheduled to make his first appearance on felony charges in this afternoon in Lewis County Superior Court.Ronald J. Roy, 53, of Onalaska, was arrested Friday night on suspicion of felony haras
Downtown Donors Pledge to Give Centralia’s Central Park More Care
Tucked in a narrow corridor between two buildings, Central Park is an easily-overlooked part of Centralia’s park system.But the tree-and-bench-lined park is a sliver of peace downtown, says Bead Opus owner Travis Pollanz, and it’s worthy of investment. Bead Opus shares the 200 block of N. Tower St.
Centralia Driver Injured After Losing Control While Towing Another Vehicle
The driver, identified as Noah P. Kennard, 32, of Centralia, lost control of the vehicle. The SUV being towed came off the trailer and rolled into traffic, blocking three lanes of the freeway.
Sirens: Money Stolen from Hotel Room; Centralia Woman Arrested on Heroin Charge; Generator, Tools Stolen from Toledo Farm
• At 11:14 p.m. on Wednesday, police responded to the intersection of South Gold and Pear streets and cited Kristopher W. Laseke, 20, of Centralia, on suspicion of reckless driving. According to police, Laseke was caught driving 50 miles per hour over the posted speed limit.
Watch: Water main break floods part of southbound I-5 in Olympia
A large water main break flooded onto southbound Interstate 5 in Olympia Friday night, May 18, 2018, causing at lease one crash, according to the State Patrol. (Photo: State Patrol)
Evidence search in Lindsey Baum case continues near Ellensburg
Lindsey Baum was just shy of her 11th birthday when she vanished from McCleary, Washington, in 2009. Her remains were discovered hundreds of miles away in Kittitas County in 2017 andidentified earlier this month.
Arson Under Investigation at Chehalis Darigold Facility
“Both fires were intentionally set and we’d like to get the word out that if anybody saw anything around that time please contact the Chehalis Police Department or Chehalis Fire Department,” said Chief Ken Cardinale, of the Chehalis Fire Department.
Man Jumps Off Nisqually River Bridge After Chase
DUPONT, WA - A suspect who fled down I-5 from Pierce County Sheriff's officers jumped off the Nisqually River Bridge after his car caught fire, according to authorities.