Local Current Issues

News from the Education Committee

On January 5th Gloria Nichols and Darrel Whipple presented a  new PowerPoint program on "Gardening to Attract Birds" to the Master Gardener Foundation of Cowlitz County at the Convention Center.  About 25 people attended, including some members of the public who had read the announcement in The Daily News. Gloria and Darrel also showed off half a dozen of the mounted specimens from the Lower Columbia River Wildlife Collection. Help in developing the program was provided by Kali Robson, Alice Richter, Shirley Lutz, Greg Gillson and Rob Whipple.

Read more: News from the Education Committee

Get Back the High Lakes

In northeast Cowlitz County and the bordering part of Skamania County, there is a beautiful area called High Lakes that for many years has been a favorite place for camping, hiking, fishing, and hunting. 

Read more: Get Back the High Lakes

Deery Memorial Signage

UPDATE: Longview Parks and Recreation has granted WHAS matching funds to install the two signs at Lake Sacajawea Park. Once the signs are installed you will read it here first. Thank you all for your support.

Read more: Deery Memorial Signage