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Erik Larson – Incumbent Aberdeen Mayor

Erik Larson Occupation: Environmental Engineer, Mayor of Aberdeen Relevant experience: Currently serve…

  • Jul 19th, 2019

 

Tawni Andrews

Tawni Andrews – Aberdeen Mayor candidate

Tawni Andrews Occupation: Cook, Washington State Patrol Academy Relevant experience: Six years…

  • Jul 19th, 2019

 

Janae Chhith

Janae Chhith – Aberdeen Mayor candidate

Janae Chhith Occupation: Local business owner Relevant experience: I have over 10…

  • Jul 19th, 2019

 

Pete Schave – Aberdeen Mayor candidate

Pete Schave Occupation: Retired Relevant experience: Member of Aberdeen City Council for…

  • Jul 19th, 2019
Workers at the new LeMay’s Grays Harbor Transfer Station will use this loader to move material left by Grays Harbor residents at the station onto trucks bound for Wasco County, Oregon. The new transfer station opens Aug. 1 at 29 Gavett Lane west of Montesano near the National Guard Armory on Clemons Road. (Photo take Friday, July 12, 2019, by Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)

New garbage and recycling station set to open

East County location will keep commercial traffic separate from public in hope of improving safety.

  • Jul 19th, 2019
Workers at the new LeMay’s Grays Harbor Transfer Station will use this loader to move material left by Grays Harbor residents at the station onto trucks bound for Wasco County, Oregon. The new transfer station opens Aug. 1 at 29 Gavett Lane west of Montesano near the National Guard Armory on Clemons Road. (Photo take Friday, July 12, 2019, by Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)

Greg Grun — Hoquiam Mayor Candidate

Greg Grun Occupation: Pharmacist — owner and operator of Crown Drug in…

  • Jul 19th, 2019

Jasmine Dickhoff — Hoquiam Mayor Candidate

Jasmine Dickhoff Occupation: Waitress Relevant experience: Elected mayor 2015, Grays Harbor Transit…

  • Jul 19th, 2019

Ben Winkleman — Hoquiam Mayor Candidate

Ben Winkelman Occupation: Attorney and business owner Relevant experience: Since 2008, I…

  • Jul 19th, 2019
Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group 
                                A sign is posted July 12 at the locked gate on the road to access the Montesano city forest. The city has decided to block vehicle traffic into the forest for the time being.

Montesano locks forest gates early

Residents frustrated as city tries to work out plans for protecting forest, access

  • Jul 19th, 2019
Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group 
                                A sign is posted July 12 at the locked gate on the road to access the Montesano city forest. The city has decided to block vehicle traffic into the forest for the time being.

Noxious Weed Control Board to address knotweed

Grays Harbor County’s Noxious Weed Control Board has scheduled a meeting next…

  • Jul 19th, 2019
Richard Thompson

Hospital District 2, Commissioner District 3 — Richard Thompson

Richard Thompson Occupation: Registered Nurse Relevant experience: I have worked in the…

  • Jul 19th, 2019
Richard Thompson

Hospital District 2, Commission District 3 — Al Smith

Al Smith Occupation: Retired self-employed Relevant experience: I have lived in the…

  • Jul 19th, 2019
Lynn Csernotta

Hospital District 2, Commission District 3 —Lynn Csernotta

Lynn Csernotta Occupation: Registered Health Information Administrator Relevant experience: 30-plus years of…

  • Jul 19th, 2019
Lynn Csernotta
James Bartholomew

Man who escaped county jail in a trash can back in custody

A Grays Harbor County Jail inmate who escaped June 26 by hiding…

  • Jul 19th, 2019
James Bartholomew
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 large longtime homeless encampment along…

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.
Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                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…

Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                Artists, musicians and other members of Aberdeen’s larger creative community pose for a photo downtown.

Mountlake Terrace Man arrested for child rape at Aberdeen motel

Robert Wayne Wright, a 60-year-old Mountlake Terrace man with an education in…

  • Jul 17th, 2019

Thurston County delays formal charges against suspect in Nancy Moyer homicide, have arrested suspect on gun charge

The Chronicle The Thurston County Prosecutor’s Office will delay filing formal charges…

  • Jul 16th, 2019

Hospital District 2 candidate — Scott Dilley

Scott Dilley Occupation: Communication Director, Washington State Dairy Federation. Former Associate Director…

  • Jul 16th, 2019

Hospital District 2 candidate — Bill Simpson

William A. Simpson Occupation: Retired. I moved to Aberdeen from Tacoma in…

  • Jul 16th, 2019