• City of Longview dedicates veteran monuments May 30, 2017
    Veterans, civilians, and politicians from the Longview area gathered as the City of Longview unveiled two granite monuments honoring Longview citizens who gave their lives in the military.
    Jackson Hogan jackson.hogan@tdn.com
  • Marijuana Mart offers a fine-tuned weed experience May 30, 2017
    How do you get a marijuana store to stand out in a city with several stores already up and running? For Michael Trobman, the answer is to focus on quality.
    Jackson Hogan jackson.hogan@tdn.com
  • Kelso woman arrested after reportedly firing weapon inside home May 30, 2017
    A Kelso woman was arrested early Monday morning after reportedly firing several rounds from a weapon inside a house, causing bullets to strike an adjacent home, according to a Kelso police press release.
    The Daily News
  • Mom praises men killed defending daughter in Portland attack May 29, 2017
    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The mother of one of the girls who was the target of a hate-filled rant against Muslims on a Portland train has said she is overwhelmed with gratitude and sadness for the strangers who were stabbed…
    By MARTHA BELLISLE and GILLIAN FLACCUS Associated Press
  • Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington May 29, 2017
    ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump expressed his nation's "boundless and undying" gratitude Monday to Americans who have fallen in battle and to the families they left behind, hailing as heroes the hundreds of thousands buried at Arlington National…
    By DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press
  • To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning May 29, 2017
    ANNVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Allison Jaslow heard it more than once as the long holiday weekend approached — a cheerful "Happy Memorial Day!" from oblivious well-wishers.
    By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press
  • Carbon cap rule in Washington state faces legal challenge May 28, 2017
    SEATTLE — Even as the Trump administration seeks to roll back Obama-era rules to curb greenhouse gas emissions at coal-fired power plants, Washington state is forging ahead with its own rules to cap carbon pollution from big industrial facilities.
    PHUONG LE Associated Press
  • Who was 'Rosie the Riveter'? May 28, 2017
    It is one of the most famous images from World War II: a woman with a red, polka-dot bandanna flexing her bicep underneath the words “We Can Do It!” The image — now plastered on magnets, coffee mugs and socks…
    Marissa Luck mluck@tdn.com
  • Myths about 'Rosie the Riveter' May 28, 2017
    The identity of the woman in the “We Can Do It” poster isn’t the only thing history got wrong. Researchers have debunked many popular assumptions about the poster’s purpose and origins during the war. Here some of them:
    Marissa Luck mluck@tdn.com
  • Standout grad: Sonny Chhim, Kelso High School May 28, 2017
    Editor’s note: Today we start our annual series about standout graduates from area high schools. It will run Wednesday through Sunday until June 11.
    Madelyn Reese mreese@tdn.com