PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Born from the area’s timber industry, Longview is the largest city in Cowlitz County.

Placed right on the Columbia River, the city has become a suburban community with a bustling downtown and art scene.

Longview’s mayor, Mary-Alice Wallis joined AM Extra to talk about upcoming events, the city’s strong female leadership, and the city’s centenary.

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