This is way more than a tagline it's our approach to everything we do! You will see us in parades and local events, so please come by and say hi. In the end this whole campaign is about strengthening our local economy by choosing to support locally owned and operated businesses first. Local business owners are the ones who sponsor our local events and reinvest by buying local themselves. Find local Businesses, Coupons, Menus and More, in the greater Cowlitz County area including the following cities in Washington: Castle Rock, Cathlamet, Kalama, Kelso, Longview, and Woodland as well as the following cities in Oregon: Clatskanie and Rainier.