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(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) James Horack, 54, starts pulling a cart filled with blankets, furniture and other belongings before his shack gets leveled by Aberdeen city workers.

City begins clearing structures from riverfront homeless camp

The City of Aberdeen began clearing the major homeless encampment along the…

  • Jul 18th, 2019 3:07pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) James Horack, 54, starts pulling a cart filled with blankets, furniture and other belongings before his shack gets leveled by Aberdeen city workers.
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                                Artists, musicians and other members of Aberdeen’s larger creative community pose for a photo downtown.

Aberdeen creative district gets city recognition

In order to promote local arts, music and other creative endeavors, Aberdeen…

  • Jul 17th, 2019 5:30pm
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                                Artists, musicians and other members of Aberdeen’s larger creative community pose for a photo downtown.
(Louis Krasuss | Grays Harbor News Group) Aberdeen Mayor Erik Larson, left, signs in Aaron and Jami Obi at the city’s new overnight homeless facility in the City Hall parking lot Monday afternoon.

Aberdeen opens homeless facility in City Hall parking lot

Personally supervising the City of Aberdeen’s controversial plan to house displaced homeless…

  • Jul 16th, 2019 5:30pm
(Louis Krasuss | Grays Harbor News Group) Aberdeen Mayor Erik Larson, left, signs in Aaron and Jami Obi at the city’s new overnight homeless facility in the City Hall parking lot Monday afternoon.

Aberdeen approves overnight homeless shelter behind City Hall

The Aberdeen City Council unanimously approved a plan to create a temporary…

  • Jul 15th, 2019 2:57pm
This is a proposed diagram for an overnight camping shelter in the parking lot behind Aberdeen City Hall.

Council to consider temporary homeless camping area behind Aberdeen City Hall

Facing the imminent closure of Aberdeen’s large homeless encampment, the Aberdeen City…

  • Jul 9th, 2019 5:30pm
This is a proposed diagram for an overnight camping shelter in the parking lot behind Aberdeen City Hall.

Homeless camp sweep on hold until judge’s clarification

The City of Aberdeen has delayed its plan to provide 72-hours notice…

  • Jul 8th, 2019 5:30pm
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                                Johnny Gullotto, left, walks near his shack along the Chehalis River in Aberdeen, while talking to Christina Gilchrist.

Aberdeen plans to clear ‘River City’ homeless camp next week

The City of Aberdeen plans to clear the large, longtime homeless encampment…

  • Jul 5th, 2019 5:30pm
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                                Johnny Gullotto, left, walks near his shack along the Chehalis River in Aberdeen, while talking to Christina Gilchrist.

Paving projects set to begin in Aberdeen soon

A few major paving projects will be getting underway in Aberdeen by…

  • Jul 1st, 2019 5:30pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Karen Baker, 55, stands inside her room at the Kerns Motel.

Hoquiam motels charged for violating lodging codes

Updated July 1 at 12 p.m. The owners of two Hoquiam motels…

  • Jul 1st, 2019 12:19pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Karen Baker, 55, stands inside her room at the Kerns Motel.
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) From left, Casey Schaufler, associate planner for the City of Olympia, Byron Olson, deputy city manager for Walla Walla and Aberdeen Mayor Erik Larson field questions at a workshop Monday in Aberdeen to discuss homeless mitigation sites.

Aberdeen invites outside cities to discuss homeless problems

The City of Aberdeen, looking for ideas on how to deal with…

  • Jun 25th, 2019 5:30pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) From left, Casey Schaufler, associate planner for the City of Olympia, Byron Olson, deputy city manager for Walla Walla and Aberdeen Mayor Erik Larson field questions at a workshop Monday in Aberdeen to discuss homeless mitigation sites.

Computer issues force hospital to use paper documentation

Grays Harbor Community Hospital and Harbor Medical Group have been experiencing issues…

  • Jun 19th, 2019 11:29am
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) A crane prepares to place one of the train cars that derailed Saturday in Aberdeen back onto the tracks.

Aberdeen train derailment still under investigation

Three empty train cars that had been used to carry canola oil…

  • Jun 17th, 2019 5:30pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) A crane prepares to place one of the train cars that derailed Saturday in Aberdeen back onto the tracks.
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Three train cars derailed Saturday in Aberdeen near South Alder Street, with one car perpendicular to the tracks.

Train derails Saturday in Aberdeen

Several tanker train cars derailed Saturday in Aberdeen near the end of…

  • Jun 16th, 2019 9:05am
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Three train cars derailed Saturday in Aberdeen near South Alder Street, with one car perpendicular to the tracks.
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Bobbi McCracken, left, stands next to Downtown Aberdeen Association Executive Director Wil Russoul, Harbor Blooms owner Sheril Woodruff, and Bette Worth in front of the Harbor Blooms store.

Downtown Aberdeen set to turn pink for Bloom Day next Friday

Downtown Aberdeen will be noticeably pink this coming Friday, June 21, as…

  • Jun 14th, 2019 5:30pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Bobbi McCracken, left, stands next to Downtown Aberdeen Association Executive Director Wil Russoul, Harbor Blooms owner Sheril Woodruff, and Bette Worth in front of the Harbor Blooms store.
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) A Miller Junior High student walks across the field next to Miller, the area where a portable classroom to expand and host sixth-graders is expected to go.

Miller modular building delayed to October

Completion of Miller Junior High School’s modular building for sixth-grade students has…

  • Jun 14th, 2019 5:30pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) A Miller Junior High student walks across the field next to Miller, the area where a portable classroom to expand and host sixth-graders is expected to go.
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                                From left, Ken Mehin, Grays Harbor Transit’s general manager, sits next to County Commissioner Vickie Raines, Aberdeen Mayor Erik Larson, Commissioner Wes Cormier and Cosmopolis Mayor Frank Chestnut during a Transit board meeting Tuesday.

Transit board denies lease proposal for Aberdeen homeless mitigation site

The Grays Harbor Transit Board on Tuesday unanimously denied a lease proposal…

  • Jun 12th, 2019 5:30pm
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                                From left, Ken Mehin, Grays Harbor Transit’s general manager, sits next to County Commissioner Vickie Raines, Aberdeen Mayor Erik Larson, Commissioner Wes Cormier and Cosmopolis Mayor Frank Chestnut during a Transit board meeting Tuesday.

Aberdeen mayor proposes acquiring property for homeless-mitigation site

Aberdeen Mayor Erik Larson is interested in creating a homeless-mitigation site at…

  • Jun 11th, 2019 5:30pm
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                                Congressman Derek Kilmer discusses the local economy at last Friday’s State of Grays Harbor Presentation at Aberdeen’s Rotary Log Pavilion.

Grays Harbor economy trending upward, according to report

The local economy showed improvement in nearly every category over the past…

  • Jun 10th, 2019 5:30pm
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                                Congressman Derek Kilmer discusses the local economy at last Friday’s State of Grays Harbor Presentation at Aberdeen’s Rotary Log Pavilion.
The outside of the Boeing Building.

Museum board interested in Boeing Building for new Aberdeen Museum of History

The one-year anniversary of Aberdeen’s Armory Building fire is this Sunday —…

  • Jun 8th, 2019 11:30pm
The outside of the Boeing Building.

Seven million added to Armory insurance funds

The City of Aberdeen received a partial insurance payment of $7 million…

  • Jun 7th, 2019 5:30pm