Powerlines, trees knocked down in Thurston County storm

Parts of Thurston County are experiencing a double dose of severe weather: enough rain is falling to call a flood watch until Saturday evening and the area is also under a wind advisory until late Friday night.

Recovering from historic Chehalis River flood

Recovery from historic flooding has been slow for some communities in Lewis and Thurston counties. They’re still feeling the impacts of the destruction caused by a massive overflow from the Chehalis River in January 2022.