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2018 Firefighter of the Year Nominees

Other nominations for the 2018 Firefighter of the Year include: Cheryl Thompson,…

 

PHOTO BY KRISTINA DAVIS
                                Determination, dedication, a take charge attitude and commitment to his community has earned volunteer Cosmopolis firefighter the 2018 Firefighter of the Year honors from The Daily World.

Capt. Steve Davis selected as 2018 firefighter of the year

Total recall, take-charge attitude earns respect of his peers

 

Hoquiam council votes to sell land to low income housing provider

Selling the gravel lot next to Hoquiam Brewing Co to Low Income Housing Institute

 

(Courtesy Grays Harbor Sheriff’s Office) The county has called off searches for Brandon Brown, who went missing last Wednesday while cutting wood near Wright Canyon Road by Lake Quinault.

Searches called off for missing man near Lake Quinault

Despite multiple search groups and a helicopter with a heat-sensing camera, the searches have been unsuccessful.

(Courtesy Grays Harbor Sheriff’s Office) The county has called off searches for Brandon Brown, who went missing last Wednesday while cutting wood near Wright Canyon Road by Lake Quinault.

Drinking faucets still off at Aberdeen schools waiting for final results

It remains unclear when the Aberdeen School District will turn drinking faucets…

In King County’s fragmented homelessness system, calls for a change

Vernal Coleman The Seattle Times Two-and-a-half years after a state of emergency…

  • Apr 24th, 2018

WSP-Led Lewis County Sting Targets Human Trafficking

The Chronicle, Centralia, Wash. April 18—The Washington State Patrol, in a partnership…

  • Apr 22nd, 2018

Central Elementary School principal to resign

Denise Pearl will leave the position at the end of June

  • Apr 21st, 2018

Bridge inspections to close lanes on three Grays Harbor roads starting Monday

State routes 105, 107 and Highway 12 will be impacted

  • Apr 21st, 2018

Well-meaning attention may be deadly to seal pups

By ANGELO BRUSCAS And SCOTT D. JOHNSTON Do not touch or get…

  • Apr 21st, 2018

Shortcourse offered for owners of small timberland tracts

Timber management 101

  • Apr 21st, 2018

Cosmopolis mulls new municipal services building

Existing facilities not adequate for police department, court

Four Aberdeen schools shut off water due to elevated lead levels

The Aberdeen School District has shut off tap water at four schools…

(Courtesy Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Office) Brandon Brown went missing Wednesday afternoon southeast of Lake Quinault. A search is ongoing.

Humptulips man goes missing south of Lake Quinault, search ongoing

The Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Office and Volunteer Search and Rescue are…

  • Apr 20th, 2018
(Courtesy Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Office) Brandon Brown went missing Wednesday afternoon southeast of Lake Quinault. A search is ongoing.

Coast cleanup coming this weekend

Check in locations on the north and south beaches

  • Apr 19th, 2018
(Courtesy Connie Parson) Attendees at last year’s Historic Hoquiam Memories event peruse the exhibitors at Emerson Manor. This year’s event will feature 20-plus exhibitors.

Historic Hoquiam Memories expands for second year

Last year’s event was such a success, organizer Connie Parson is doing it again.

(Courtesy Connie Parson) Attendees at last year’s Historic Hoquiam Memories event peruse the exhibitors at Emerson Manor. This year’s event will feature 20-plus exhibitors.

State Park officials looking to improve Willapa Hills State Park Trail

Washington State Parks is hosting a meeting to explain plans for continued…

  • Apr 19th, 2018

Washington implementing new system for judging schools

By Thomas Clouse The Spokesman-Review Parents have a new way to examine…

  • Apr 19th, 2018

Group hopes to start ‘Watch D.O.G.S.’ program at NBHS

Aimed at increasing security and reducing bullying

  • Apr 19th, 2018
(Courtesy Jeff Moses) This sunset shot was taken at the furthest point of the Sandpiper Trail at the Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge on April 6, a day before a major storm hit the coast.

Calm before the storm

This sunset shot was taken April 6 at the farthest point of…

  • Apr 19th, 2018
(Courtesy Jeff Moses) This sunset shot was taken at the furthest point of the Sandpiper Trail at the Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge on April 6, a day before a major storm hit the coast.