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November 21, 2014 at 5:10 PM

5 girls hospitalized after taking drugs at school

The Associated Press CHEHALIS  — Authorities say five girls were hospitalized after taking prescription drugs at a Lewis County high school. Chief Deputy Stacy Brown of the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday a 16-year-old brought the medication to Onalaska High School and shared it with four other girls. They were taken to a hospital for observation…


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July 28, 2014 at 5:44 PM

Body of Port Orchard teen located in Ohanapecosh River

The Associated Press CHEHALIS — The Lewis County sheriff’s office says rescuers worked Monday to recover the body of a Port Orchard teen from the river south of Mount Rainier National Park. Chief Deputy Stacy Brown said kayakers spotted the 17-year-old’s body on Sunday, more than four weeks after he fell in the cold and fast-moving Ohanapecosh…


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February 18, 2014 at 4:56 PM

Man, woman found dead in Lewis County home

The Associated Press NAPAVINE, Lewis County — The Lewis County sheriff’s office says a man and a woman have been found dead in a home in Napavine and the deaths are under investigation. Sheriff’s Cmdr. Steve Aust says coworkers of the 50-year-old woman found the bodies Tuesday after she didn’t show up for work.  Aust says the…


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January 22, 2014 at 10:11 AM

Lewis County deputy arrested for DUI resigns

The Associated Press CHEHALIS — A Lewis County sheriff’s deputy suspected of drunken driving has resigned while under investigation. Sheriff Steve Mansfield said Tuesday that Deputy Christopher P. Fulton likely would have been fired. The 31-year-old Napavine man was arrested Jan. 4 by a state trooper on Interstate 5 near Chehalis. The Chronicle reports Fulton has pleaded not guilty…


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