Press Releases


New Little Miss Friendly named to represent Southwest Washington Fair

Posted: Aug. 16, 2023

2023 Southwest Washington Fair's Little Miss Friendly, Clara Hansen of Centralia.

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The Southwest Washington Fair is on, daily, through Aug. 20

Posted: Aug. 15, 2023

The community gathers for the Southwest Washington Fair opening ceremonies and ribbon cutting.


Fire Marshal issues a total burn ban on unincorporated Lewis County

Posted: Aug. 15, 2023

Burn ban imposed in unincorporated Lewis County.


Hundreds of Lewis County youth served at Community Resource Fair

Posted: Aug. 14, 2023

Lewis County Youth Mentorship Program spearheads effort to ready local youth for the new school year.

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Lewis County Manager looks forward to working with community and County staff

Posted: Aug. 10, 2023

Lewis County Manager Ryan Barrett says he's honored to have been selected by the County Commissioners.

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The Southwest Washington Fairgrounds is being readied for next week’s community celebration

Posted: Aug. 9, 2023

The Southwest Washington Fair is coming soon! You're invited!

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Little Miss Friendly finalists are guests of Lewis County Commissioners

Posted: Aug. 8, 2023

Little Miss Friendly contestants visit with Lewis County Commissioners.


The newest edition of the Lewis County e-newsletter is here!

Posted: Aug. 4, 2023

The Lewis County e-newsletter is a "Quick Six" re-cap of what's going on in your community.

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Big slide repair project on Little Hanaford Road

Posted: Aug. 3, 2023

Little Hanaford Rd. massive slide repair project.

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New on-line procurement portal available to vendors & contractors

Posted: July 26, 2023

New procurement process on-line for vendors and contractors.