Archive of: Centralia

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Centralia hospital wins for patient safety

Providence Centralia Hospital was recognized for outstanding efforts to reduce patient harm and improve patient safety during the recent annual meeting of the Washington State Hospital Association.

November 2013

State $$ to Ruston path, Chehalis pool

Metropolitan Park District of Tacoma received $500,000 from the State Recreation and Conservation Funding Board. The money will help develop the missing link, a half-mile of the 7-mile trail connecting downtown Tacoma to Point Defiance Park.

October 2013

Centralia port lands composites tenant

Port of Centralia announced this morning a long-term lease to locate a new manufacturing plant for CCP Composites in its Park I development.

October 2013

United Way effort rolling in Lewis Co.

Education, Income and Health are United Way's vision for Lewis County, and the underlying theme of its current fundraising campaign.

October 2013

Local schools recognized as military friendly

Centralia College is among the top military friendly schools in the nation according to Victory Media, a media entity for military personnel transitioning to civilian life.

September 2013

NC Machinery donates $10K to college diesel program

NC Machinery, which operates two heavy machinery manufacturing facilities in the South Sound and 14 in the Pacific Northwest, has donated $10,000 to the Centralia College Diesel Technology program.

August 2013

Centralia College president honored

Jim Walton, Ph.D., the president of Centralia College since 2002, received the 2013 Award for Leadership from state Trustees Association of Community and Technical College.

July 2013

Growing Places Thrift Store opens in Chehalis

Growing Places Farm and Energy Park, a local nonprofit with the mission of educating and empowering teens in Lewis County, announced the grand opening of a Growing Places Thrift Store in Chehalis. The store opened June 15, but it will host a grand opening event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on July 15, featuring light refreshments, prizes and a ribbon cutting. The event will take place at the thrift store at 1757 National Avenue, Suite 3, in Chehalis.

June 2013

Centralia farm and energy park expanding

Growing Places Farm and Energy Park is moving operations in Centralia, as well as opening a second site in Chehalis.

May 2013

State House GOP leader resigns role

Rep. Richard DeBolt has stepped down as House GOP Leader due to health concerns. He notified his staff and fellow Republicans this morning, and shared the information in a speech on the floor of the State House of Representative shortly thereafter.

April 2013
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