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After writing that it was “bad policy” and “unlawful” just weeks prior, Lewis County Commissioner Sean Swope has changed his tune about a proposed wildlife refuge in his … more
Onalaska High School’s aquaculture students were joined by Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife advisers, members of the Chehalis Tribe and U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle … more
The Skookumchuck Dam was built in 1970 to create a reservoir of water for one purpose: supplying water to the Centralia Steam Plant.  With the plant scheduled to close in 2025, the … more
Centralia Mayor Susan Luond shared a letter with the city council on Tuesday evening addressing the plan by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) to acquire 9,600 acres of land owned … more
Both the Chehalis and Centralia city councils were asked by Lewis County commissioners to submit a letter opposing the plan by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) to acquire 9,600 … more
I'm opposed to the TransAlta proposal from the WDFW.It shouldn't take more than 30 seconds to make the decision to not allow WDFW to use taxpayer money again to steal 9,600 acres of the TransAlta … more
Yes, I support the efforts of TransAlta and the WDFW working together to create a wildlife recreation area. I realize my title is a bit boring, but it is certainly accurate and to the point, unlike … more
Back in 2011, I was hired by TransAlta to help with their public relations efforts after the agreement was hammered out with the state to shutter the two massive coal-burning boilers.The first boiler … more
I’m writing to refute the recent comments Lewis County officials made regarding the proposed Transalta land acquisition by WDFW.They claim Lewis County has plenty of open, public land in the east, … more
As Lewis County assessor, I have concerns about the gift of approximately 9,600 acres of TransAlta land to the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, and I am opposed to the acquisition by … more
The South Lewis County Regional Airport at Toledo doesn’t have enough room to support a large commercial or cargo freight airport on its 95-acre footprint.At least, that’s what Lewis County … more
Terry Dalton Towner, 73, passed away Jan. 19, 2021, in Olympia, Wash., at Providence St. Peter Hospital, after a short battle with lung cancer. Terry was born July 30, 1947, in Centralia, to … more
It was another Monday morning at the United Way of Lewis County’s downtown Chehalis headquarters, but it was anything but the normal start of the work week.It was early December 2007, and … more
The Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife recently announced its intention to acquire 9,600 acres of land from the TransAlta power plant property north of Centralia.To many people, the … more
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is looking into acquiring nearly 10,000 acres of the TransAlta-owned property formerly used for the Centralia Mine with intentions to turn it … more