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(Courtesy Jeff Moses) One of the cabins along the Chehalis River in Aberdeen. The landowner and his partner are attempting to evict the people who live there.

Judge denies motion to proceed with Aberdeen riverfront evictions

Aberdeen riverfront land owner Mike Lang and his acting power of attorney…

(Courtesy Jeff Moses) One of the cabins along the Chehalis River in Aberdeen. The landowner and his partner are attempting to evict the people who live there.

Longtime service officer for VFW post resigns

Longtime service officer for VFW post resigns

  • May 15th, 2018

Registration open for Ocosta summer school

The Ocosta Summer Program runs July 9 to Aug. 3 and is…

  • May 15th, 2018

Suspects sought in Saturday drive-by shooting in South Aberdeen

Victim shot in the arm, police asking for public’s help identifying suspects

  • May 15th, 2018

YMCA summer parks program returns to Hoquiam

Fun activities for kids, plus a meal and snack provided during summer vacation

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Aberdeen Police Lt. Kevin Darst addresses the public at an Aberdeen Police Department meet and greet featuring both candidates for the vacant chief of police job.

Aberdeen police chief candidates meet the public

Both candidates are locals with decades of experience in police work

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Aberdeen Police Lt. Kevin Darst addresses the public at an Aberdeen Police Department meet and greet featuring both candidates for the vacant chief of police job.

Election filing opens, few surprises

Filing for elected office opened Monday and continues all week. In Grays…

  • May 15th, 2018

First lady Melania Trump recovering at hospital after kidney surgery

First lady Melania Trump underwent kidney surgery Monday and is expected to…

  • May 15th, 2018

Investigators search area of Kittitas County where Lindsey Baum’s remains were discovered last fall

Search combined dozens of investigators from 10 different agencies

Kayaker rescued in Willapa Bay

Members of the U.S. Coast Guard and a Pacific County beach rescue…

  • May 15th, 2018

Ravens cause blips in massive physics instrument at Hanford

For the LIGO observatory on Washington’s Hanford site, noise is a real buzz killer.

  • May 15th, 2018

Rejected: These vanity license plate requests were not street-worthy

FORT WORTH, Texas — Texas is a big state, and drivers here…

  • May 15th, 2018

Scores of Palestinians killed at Gaza border as US embassy moves to Jerusalem

The embassy inauguration drew wide condemnation from across the Arab world, and was shunned by U.S. allies in western Europe.

  • May 15th, 2018

Screenings available to Elma residents

The Elma School District offers free developmental screenings for children from birth…

  • May 15th, 2018

Unique partnership gives young people hands-on experience building low-income housing

Next Generation Zone provides funding so young people working with YouthBuild can earn the prevailing construction wage of $16.24 an hour.

  • May 15th, 2018

Bless soldiers’ mothers

On a deserted runway, a cargo plane gave up its dead in…

  • May 14th, 2018
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Rose and Craig Gallington took the keys to Montesano’s Bee Hive Restaurant on Friday afternoon.

Local owners buy Bee Hive, will be closed for interior work starting Sunday at 8 p.m.

Focus will be on affordability, customer service, quality menu

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Rose and Craig Gallington took the keys to Montesano’s Bee Hive Restaurant on Friday afternoon.

Memorial Day services planned around the Harbor

Saturday, May 26 North Beach VFW Post will hold a service during…

  • May 12th, 2018
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                James Donald Walker was sentenced to the maximum of just over 7 1/2 years for second degree manslaughter for the death of James “Jimmy” Smith-Kramer on a gravel bar off Donkey Creek Road just under a year ago. Walker had pled guilty to the charge and four others associated with Smith-Kramer’s death and injuries caused to Henry Phillip Anderson during the same incident.

Quinault Nation president, victim’s uncle speak at Walker sentencing hearing

Walker pleaded guilty of manslaughter for the death of Jimmy Smith-Kramer

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                James Donald Walker was sentenced to the maximum of just over 7 1/2 years for second degree manslaughter for the death of James “Jimmy” Smith-Kramer on a gravel bar off Donkey Creek Road just under a year ago. Walker had pled guilty to the charge and four others associated with Smith-Kramer’s death and injuries caused to Henry Phillip Anderson during the same incident.

Temporary closures coming next week to 3rd Street in McCleary

Paving part of fish passage work being done on two forks of Wildcat Creek

  • May 12th, 2018