Press Releases

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Lewis County law enforcement officers and others run in support of Special Olympians

Posted: June 2, 2023

Running for a cause are Lewis County Commissioner Sean Swope, Lewis County Sheriff Rob Snaza and 20th District State Rep. Peter Abbarno.

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Food access programs aim to benefit over 2,000 Lewis County residents

Posted: June 1, 2023

Lewis County residents eligible for the Washington State Department of Health special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) may now be able to stretch their food budget to buy more fruits, vegetables and cut herbs.

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Lewis County launches project to plan for the future of Onalaska

Posted: May 31, 2023

Lewis County Community Development is working with the community of Onalaska on ways to manage and guide future growth.

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Lewis County Public Works holds ribbon-cutting at new Chehalis location

Posted: May 23, 2023

A ribbon-cutting was held at the new location for Lewis County Public Works.

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Lewis County citizens with disabilities to benefit from new outreach project

Posted: May 17, 2023

The Lewis County Developmental Disabilities Advisory Committee (DDAC) is looking for your input in an effort to plan outreach and coordination of services for residents with developmental disabilities and their families.

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New online Lewis County concealed weapons permit application begins May 15.

Posted: May 12, 2023

The Lewis County Sheriff's Office will be moving to a new online process for applying for or renewing your Concealed Pistol License or obtaining fingerprint services.

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Lewis County Sheriff’s Corrections staff recognized for their public service

Posted: May 11, 2023

It’s Correctional Officer Recognition Week with a spotlight on the often unseen public service provided by the men and women working in the Lewis County Jail.

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Lewis County Emergency Management working on updates to countywide disaster plan

Posted: May 10, 2023

Lewis County Department of Emergency Management is updating the county’s Hazard Mitigation Plan, which identifies risks and ways to minimize damage by natural disasters.


Lewis County Sheriff's deputies join student leadership in youth traffic safety week at Mossyrock High School

Posted: April 28, 2023

Lewis County Sheriff’s deputies, county law enforcement officers, emergency medical professionals and the student leadership at Mossyrock High School concluded traffic safety education week Friday, April 28 with a mock crash and court trial for the school’s over 200 students.

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Lewis County Treasurer reminds public that property tax payments are due May 1

Posted: April 28, 2023

Lewis County property owners are reminded that first-half payments of 2023 taxes are due by May 1. Lewis County Treasurer Arny Davis said payment can be made online, in person, or mailed with a postmark by the due date.