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Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group
                                A sign is posted beside Vance Creek County Park Pond No. 2 on Monday south of Elma. The county has issued an warning about the presence of blue-green algae in the water.

County warns of algae bloom at Vance Creek Park

Signs encourage people and pets to stay out of and not drink the water.

  • Aug 20th, 2019

 

Congressman Derek Kilmer

Congressman Kilmer to hold town hall meeting in Westport

Congressman Derek Kilmer will host a town hall meeting in Westport Monday,…

  • Aug 21st, 2019

 

COURTESY NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
                                The National Park Service will begin repairs Sept. 3. This photo shows Graves Creek after previous emergency repairs were made to significant washouts created over the past two winters.

Road repairs scheduled for Graves Creek Road in September

The Olympic National Park road crew is scheduled to begin repairs to…

  • Aug 21st, 2019

 

Student debt here lower than in many states

Students in Washington have a slight advantage, thanks to some of the most generous tuition assistance programs in the country.

  • Aug 21st, 2019

Timberland Regional Libraries to take comments on 2020-22 strategic plan in Hoquiam

The Timberland Regional Library System will hold a community meeting at the…

  • Aug 21st, 2019

Live music, a trout pond and horse rides at Immanuel Baptist Church community carnival and concert Saturday

A free community carnival and concert at Immanuel Baptist Church in Hoquiam…

Task force wants to commit funds to OlyCAP project in Port Townsend

Affordable housing plan would include subsidized rent

Legislation in name of slain Native woman awaits action

By Tammy Ayer Yakima Herald-Republic Early on the afternoon of Aug. 19,…

  • Aug 21st, 2019

Federal prisons chief ousted over Epstein suicide

Acting BOP director Hugh Hurwitz was removed from his post by Attorney General William Barr amid mounting evidence that officials bungled the case with Epstein.

  • Aug 21st, 2019

How big quakes start: with many smaller ones

LOS ANGELES —The vast majority of earthquakes we feel come soon after…

  • Aug 21st, 2019

Earthquake warning system that could provide smartphone alerts to Pacific Northwest gets funding boost

The U.S. Geological Survey is greatly increasing funding for the region’s seismic network.

  • Aug 21st, 2019
Courtesy Aberdeen Police Department
                                Rich Hartman’s Five Star Dealerships present a 2017 Buick Encore to be used for Citzen Patrol in the Aberdeen Police Department’s new Volunteers in Police Services program.

Aberdeen Police volunteer program receives donated vehicle

The Aberdeen Police Department plans to kick off its Volunteers in Police…

  • Aug 21st, 2019
Courtesy Aberdeen Police Department
                                Rich Hartman’s Five Star Dealerships present a 2017 Buick Encore to be used for Citzen Patrol in the Aberdeen Police Department’s new Volunteers in Police Services program.
Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                The City of Aberdeen could soon market this riverfront property, which recently was cleared of numerous homeless encampments.

City likely selling homeless camp land for $440,000

The City of Aberdeen could soon have a minimum price tag of…

Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                The City of Aberdeen could soon market this riverfront property, which recently was cleared of numerous homeless encampments.

Art lovers converge on Westport

Photos by Kris Cox/Lost River Photography

  • Aug 20th, 2019

State, cities scramble to offer relief to tenants ousted by renovations, rising rents

By Abby Spegman The Olympian With weeks to go before school starts,…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

Congressman Kilmer to host job fair in Aberdeen

Congressman Derek Kilmer, in partnership with Washington WorkSource and the Pacific Mountain…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

Campaign sign thefts plague Hoquiam mayoral candidates

Both Hoquiam mayoral candidates say they are dealing with a rash of…

Lacey golfers are rammed on course by woman in car

The News Tribune Two golfers were injured Friday in Lacey when the…

  • Aug 17th, 2019
Michael Pickar, left, and Dan Ness play cornhole at Summerfest on Saturday. (Hasani Grayson | Grays Harbor News Group)

Summer fun in downtown Aberdeen

The aroma of barbecue filled the air in downtown Aberdeen during Summerfest…

  • Aug 17th, 2019
Michael Pickar, left, and Dan Ness play cornhole at Summerfest on Saturday. (Hasani Grayson | Grays Harbor News Group)

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  • Aug 19th, 2019