Lewis County http://www.kplu.org en Explosion at Chehalis power plant; no injuries reported http://www.kplu.org/post/explosion-chehalis-power-plant-no-injuries-reported <p>A blast and fire at a natural-gas fired power plant in Chehalis was caused by a transformer explosion. No one was injured, according to a plant spokeswoman.</p><p>Jan Mitchell says the PacifiCorp-owned facility’s damage is limited to a large transformer on the edge of the property.&nbsp;</p><p>The fire did not involve the plant itself or natural gas.</p><p> Thu, 20 Jan 2011 15:13:43 +0000 The Associated Press & KPLU News Staff 570 at http://www.kplu.org Small quake rattles South Sound http://www.kplu.org/post/small-quake-rattles-south-sound <P>A 4.2 earthquake gave a shake to Lewis and Thurston counties just before 8 am this morning. The US Geological Survey reports the small temblor was centered between the town of Morton and Mossyrock.&nbsp; No injuries or damages have been reported.</P> <P> Tue, 16 Nov 2010 17:00:18 +0000 Gary Davis 154 at http://www.kplu.org Small quake rattles South Sound