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Highway 12 near Montesano to be briefly closed to traffic

Highway 12 near Montesano will be closed to traffic for about 15…

  • Aug 15th, 2018

Investigators closing in on suspect in murder of Hoquiam man

Investigators are closing in on a suspect in the murder of Andrew…

Lindsey Baum memorial service set for Saturday, open to the public

A memorial service for Lindsey Baum, who went missing from McCleary in…

  • Aug 15th, 2018

Our Opinion: Trump’s press attacks have real consequences

There is real, permanent harm in President Trump’s attempt to turn citizens…

  • Aug 15th, 2018

Remains thought to be hiker missing since 2017 in Olympic National Park

By Jesse Major Peninsula Daily News OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK — The remains…

  • Aug 15th, 2018

Grant lost, Aberdeen scrambles to put after-school program together

The Aberdeen School District is in danger of losing its after-school program…

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                                Star Wars Shop owner Don Sucher, left, and customers Johanna and Vanessa Brulotte practice for the Space Force with plastic lightsabers.

May the Space Force be with you

So, President Trump wants to create a new branch of the military…

Louis Krauss | The Daily World
                                Star Wars Shop owner Don Sucher, left, and customers Johanna and Vanessa Brulotte practice for the Space Force with plastic lightsabers.
FILE PHOTO Talks about fire and EMS service consolidation between Aberdeen and Hoquiam have picked up steam after a letter from the presidents of both cities firefighters unions supporting a study into its feasibility was sent to the mayors and city councils of Aberdeen and Hoquiam Aug. 1.

Aberdeen, Hoquiam fire, EMS consolidation talks heat up

Letter of support from unions, impending Hoquiam chief retirement spark talks

FILE PHOTO Talks about fire and EMS service consolidation between Aberdeen and Hoquiam have picked up steam after a letter from the presidents of both cities firefighters unions supporting a study into its feasibility was sent to the mayors and city councils of Aberdeen and Hoquiam Aug. 1.

Near-record attendance for fair

Five-day total falls 880 people shy of eclipsing 2017 all-time high at Grays Harbor Fair.

  • Aug 14th, 2018

Olympia wants to turn a Spooner Berry Farms plot into a park

By Abby Spegman The Olympian Olympia officials are looking to buy 83…

  • Aug 14th, 2018
PHOTO COURTESY PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR Phil Papac of Montesano (right) is sworn in as Port of Grays Harbor District 1 commissioner Tuesday at the Satsop Business Park.

Papac sworn in as Port commissioner

Lifelong Montesano resident Phil Papac was sworn in to the Port of…

  • Aug 14th, 2018
PHOTO COURTESY PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR Phil Papac of Montesano (right) is sworn in as Port of Grays Harbor District 1 commissioner Tuesday at the Satsop Business Park.

Police cruiser vs impaired driver wreck leads to charges for Prosser man

An alleged impaired driver was involved in an accident with a Long…

  • Aug 14th, 2018

‘This is probably jail time for life, huh?’ says man after taking passenger plane that crashed near Seattle

By David Montero, Andrea Castillo and Matt Pearce Los Angeles Times He…

  • Aug 13th, 2018
(Still from film trailer) Isabel Bennett plays Mia, a local sports writer who’s covering a controversy surrounding the football team at Aberdeen High School.

Filmmaker finds the grit he’s looking for in Aberdeen

Director Colton Van Til had most of the basic plot lines for his film set in stone, but didn’t quite know where the story should take place until he discovered Aberdeen.

(Still from film trailer) Isabel Bennett plays Mia, a local sports writer who’s covering a controversy surrounding the football team at Aberdeen High School.

Hoquiam man found dead Sunday, apparent victim of homicide

A 35-year-old Hoquiam man, Andrew Detwiler, was found shot to death at…

  • Aug 13th, 2018

Man allegedly uses sword to attack someone in homeless camp last week

A homeless man living on the Chehalis riverfront allegedly attacked a man…

  • Aug 13th, 2018

Pourhouse, old Selmer’s building in danger of demolition for Gateway Center

The Pourhouse and old Selmer’s buildings could be torn down in the…

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                                The Electric Park Jazz Band performs dixieland music at Saturdays Summerfest in Aberdeen.

Rain dampens, doesn’t drown Summerfest

From a citywide scavenger hunt to games and live music, the first…

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                                The Electric Park Jazz Band performs dixieland music at Saturdays Summerfest in Aberdeen.

Second spot in auditor’s race still very tight; Walsh leads districtwide

In a close county auditor race to make the general election ballot,…

  • Aug 13th, 2018

Shotgun fired at car in Aberdeen homeless camp

Aberdeen Police are investigating a drive-by shooting that occurred at the Chehalis…

  • Aug 13th, 2018