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(Aberdeen Police Department) Perry Street in Aberdeen, during police response to a caller who said a man was trying to kill her.

Stevens briefly locked down during report of gunman in area

Stevens Elementary in Aberdeen was under lockdown for a brief time Thursday…

  • Mar 21st, 2019

 

COURTESY HOQUIAM POLICE DEPARTMENT 
                                A Hoquiam Police officer escaped injury when a suspected drunk driver rammed the officer’s squad car late Tuesday.

HPD officer escapes injury when squad car is struck by suspected drunken driver

A Hoquiam Police officer escaped injury late Tuesday when his squad car…

  • Mar 20th, 2019

 

67-year-old kayaker hoisted by Coast Guard aircrew on Long Island

A Coast Guard aircrew hoisted a 67-year-old kayaker — reported overdue from…

  • Mar 20th, 2019

 

County will pay for Utility Division employee CDL training for 2-year commitment

Grays Harbor County will now pay for Class A Commercial Driver License…

DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                Razor clam diggers enjoyed calm winds and near 70 degree weather March 16 at Twin Harbors. The next round of digs, March 21-24, has been approved, including three days at Kalaloch.

Razor clam digs approved through Sunday at selected beaches

Switch from afternoon to morning tides starts Friday

  • Mar 20th, 2019
DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                Razor clam diggers enjoyed calm winds and near 70 degree weather March 16 at Twin Harbors. The next round of digs, March 21-24, has been approved, including three days at Kalaloch.
(Courtesy Ben Franz-Knight) A new rendering for the planned Gateway Center in Aberdeen.

Project manager updates Gateway Center’s future

Aberdeen’s Gateway Center is nearing a finalized design and could be ready…

(Courtesy Ben Franz-Knight) A new rendering for the planned Gateway Center in Aberdeen.

Grays Harbor County eviction numbers

To give a sense of how many people are evicted each year…

  • Mar 20th, 2019

Lawmakers consider extending eviction process timeline

By Emma Epperly WNPA Olympia News Bureau Protecting tenant rights through increasing…

  • Mar 20th, 2019

Montesano mayor registers with state to raise money for re-election

Mayor Vini Samuel sends out release saying she’s seeking re-election.

  • Mar 20th, 2019
Gary Nelson

Nelson chosen as board chairman for American Association of Port Authorities

Port of Grays Harbor Executive Director Gary Nelson has been selected as…

  • Mar 20th, 2019
Gary Nelson
COURTESY DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS
                                Stafford Creek Corrections Center.

Stafford Creek tops list for inmate complaints

A new, independent state office that investigates complaints by inmates and monitors…

COURTESY DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS
                                Stafford Creek Corrections Center.

Suspected meth dealers busted in Raymond, South Bend

Two investigations by the Pacific County Sheriff’s Office covering several months have…

  • Mar 19th, 2019
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                                The front of the prescription medication drop box in the Aberdeen Police Department lobby clearly shows the types of items not accepted. It is designed to properly dispose of unused and expired pill and tablet-form medications.

Drug drop box available in Aberdeen PD lobby

The Aberdeen Police Department, joined by the Hoquiam and Montesano police departments,…

  • Mar 19th, 2019
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                                The front of the prescription medication drop box in the Aberdeen Police Department lobby clearly shows the types of items not accepted. It is designed to properly dispose of unused and expired pill and tablet-form medications.

WSP hosts bump stock buyback program

Daily World & wire services Daily World and wire services As a…

  • Mar 19th, 2019

Social service zoning restrictions sent to planning commission

A report on whether to change Aberdeen’s zoning code to restrict future…

Ross doesn’t support most recent draft of resolution regarding I-1639

Grays Harbor County Commission President Randy Ross said Tuesday he was still…

Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                ARM Director Wil Russoul sits on a statue in downtown Aberdeen. He’s working to start a creative district in the city.

Downtown Aberdeen may get more creative — officially

Formation of a “creative district” to promote local arts, cultural events and…

Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                ARM Director Wil Russoul sits on a statue in downtown Aberdeen. He’s working to start a creative district in the city.
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                                Port of Grays Harbor Commissioner Tom Quigg has announced he will run for the District 2 seat he was appointed to late last year.

Tom Quigg will run for District 2 Port of Grays Harbor Commission seat

Was selected to the position late last year

FILE PHOTO
                                Port of Grays Harbor Commissioner Tom Quigg has announced he will run for the District 2 seat he was appointed to late last year.

Montesano student qualifies for state geography competition

James Huff of Simpson Elementary is one of 100 Washington fifth- and sixth-graders who qualified for the 2019 state National Geographic GeoBee competition this month at Highline College in Des Moines.

  • Mar 20th, 2019

How they voted in Olympia

After a key deadline Wednesday, the last day to pass policy bills…

  • Mar 18th, 2019