Archive of: Centralia

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Lewis County likes learning

The opportunity to earn a baccalaureate degree without leaving Centralia-Chehalis is proving very popular, so much so that college officials will be doubling the available seats.

September 2016

Celebrating construction end in Centralia

Nearly a decade of freeway expansion work through Lewis County is now complete, to the delight of motorists headed south to Portland and beyond.

August 2016

Ecology to seek $$ for Winlock spill

A private business in Winlock faces even more costs from the August 2015 fire that destroyed its warehouse filled with various grocery items. DOE announced action today to recover $30,887 in response costs.

July 2016

Providence St. Joseph merger official

Providence Health & Services and St. Joseph Health have made official the merger between the two companies, creating the country’s third largest nonprofit health system.

July 2016

Train tracks being inspected

Special railroad track inspectors will be reviewing train routes from the Tri-Cities to Vancouver, Washington, this week to make sure the deficiencies that might have cause the oil train derailment and fire in Mosier, Oreg., do not exist on the northern route.

June 2016

Top Places to Work: ‘Lift' & Improve

Top Places to Work program recognizes companies and organizations where staff members are valued and included, even to the point of offering learning so each can grow individually. Torklift Central in Kent believes that approach is part of its 40 years' success. United Way in Lewis County has a 55 year history that also highly values its small staff.

May 2016

Local cities, counties to see tax rate changes in April

A reminder from Washington State Department of Revenue: Businesses and consumers can expect to see bumps in their sales tax rates on purchases starting Friday, April 1.

March 2016

Centralia College offers new FANUC robot certification

If you ever wanted to operate those fancy, sci-fi looking robot arms that you see in manufacturing facilities, now’s your chance.

December 2015

Doctors’ results bring rewards

Quality and value of care, not number of procedures bring cash rewards to three local physicians' groups from nation's largest insurance provider for seniors and other Medicare recipients.

July 2015

40 Under Forty: Building structures, a new life

The first two members of South Sound's "40 Under Forty" class of 2015 are a builder based in Gig Harbor and a mid-level manager at the region's only full-service water park resort hotel in Centralia.

July 2015
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