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Sound Publishing sells Pacific County Press

Sound Publishing Inc. has announced the sale of the weekly Pacific County…

  • Jul 5th, 2019
DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                Elephant ears, kettle corn, corn dogs and snow cones were offered by vendors at the Aberdeen Splash Festival Thursday in Morrison Riverfront Park.

Making a Splash

Text and Photos by Dan Hammock The Five Star Dealerships Aberdeen Splash…

DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                Elephant ears, kettle corn, corn dogs and snow cones were offered by vendors at the Aberdeen Splash Festival Thursday in Morrison Riverfront Park.
(Kat Bryant | Grays Harbor News Group) Children enter a bouncy house during last years Splash Festival at Morrison Riverfront Park.

Splash Festival brings games, music and more to Aberdeen Thursday

The annual 5 Star Dealerships Splash Festival, split between Morrison Park and…

  • Jul 3rd, 2019
(Kat Bryant | Grays Harbor News Group) Children enter a bouncy house during last years Splash Festival at Morrison Riverfront Park.

County wildfire danger low — for now

Federal Forest Service warns of moderate to severe drought conditions in nearby national park.

  • Jul 2nd, 2019

News in Brief

Motorcyclist airlifted from scene of crash in Hoquiam A 65-year-old El Monte,…

  • Jul 2nd, 2019

OS council OKs major boost to lot-clearing fees

By Scott D. Johnston For The GH News Group By a 7-0…

  • Jul 2nd, 2019

Randle residents reiterate Crystal Geyser opposition to Lewis County

CENTRALIA — For the second week in a row, Randle residents showed…

  • Jul 2nd, 2019

Robbie Peltola, ex-DW sports editor, dies

Robert Peltola, a sports editor at The Daily World in the 1960s…

Saturday Morning Market returns this weekend in Monte

Special events planned this year include Dog Day and Health Day.

  • Jul 2nd, 2019
COURTESY ABERDEEN POLICE DEPARTMENT
                                An officer and suspect were injured when the suspect broke a pane of glass outside a residence on Aberdeen Avenue Friday evening, according to the Aberdeen Police Department.

Aberdeen officers sustain injuries detaining suspect

Several Aberdeen police officers suffered injuries from a combative suspect who had…

  • Jul 1st, 2019
COURTESY ABERDEEN POLICE DEPARTMENT
                                An officer and suspect were injured when the suspect broke a pane of glass outside a residence on Aberdeen Avenue Friday evening, according to the Aberdeen Police Department.

Bystanders rescue 10-year-old in the surf

OCEAN SHORES — A 10-year old boy was nearly swept out to…

  • Jul 1st, 2019

F Street boat launch in Cosi closes July 3-5

The city of Cosmopolis will be paving on the roadway entering Cosmo…

  • Jul 1st, 2019

Paving projects set to begin in Aberdeen soon

A few major paving projects will be getting underway in Aberdeen by…

Tacoma man injured in ATV wreck in Ocean Shores

A 30-year-old Tacoma ATV driver was injured just north of the Illahee…

  • Jul 1st, 2019

Two vehicle collisions caused by man having medical event

A man having a medical event was involved in two car accidents…

  • Jul 1st, 2019
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Karen Baker, 55, stands inside her room at the Kerns Motel.

Hoquiam motels charged for violating lodging codes

Updated July 1 at 12 p.m. The owners of two Hoquiam motels…

(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Karen Baker, 55, stands inside her room at the Kerns Motel.
DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                Honorees at the Daily World 2019 Citizen of the Year banquet included, from left, Firefighter of the Year Mike Pauley, Citizen of the Year Bette Worth, and Police Officer of the Year Sgt. Darrin King.

Century of service honored at Daily World Citizen of the Year banquet

More than a century of community service was honored at The Daily…

DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                Honorees at the Daily World 2019 Citizen of the Year banquet included, from left, Firefighter of the Year Mike Pauley, Citizen of the Year Bette Worth, and Police Officer of the Year Sgt. Darrin King.

New Washington gun regulations become law, as resistance hangs over Initiative 1639

By Joseph O’Sullivan The Seattle Times OLYMPIA — A range of new…

  • Jun 30th, 2019
John Culp rides his mechanical dragon during Aberdeen Founder’s Day Parade on Saturday. (Hasani Grayson | Grays Harbor News Group)

Beach festivals continue Sunday

The weather was perfect and there was plenty to do on Grays…

  • Jun 29th, 2019
John Culp rides his mechanical dragon during Aberdeen Founder’s Day Parade on Saturday. (Hasani Grayson | Grays Harbor News Group)

Hospital computer issues stem from ransomware

Grays Harbor Community Hospital’s computer problems the past couple of weeks are…