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Hospital asks for community support at Aberdeen City Council meeting

Administrators from Grays Harbor Community Hospital gave a presentation at this week’s…

Yes, Cascades volcanoes could blow — but not like Hawaii’s

SEATTLE — As Mount Kilauea unleashes a world-class show of geologic force…

  • May 11th, 2018

LaPush recreational all-depth halibut fishery cut short one day

Quota amounts nearly reached, nearshore fishery continues until further notice

  • May 11th, 2018

Ocean Shores committee approves funds for Fan Fest

Promoters request help after sponsor pulls back, City Council changes bylaws for committee

The new bridge wasn’t the only news in May 1928

So 90 years ago, on May 11, 1928, the Simpson Avenue Bridge opened to great fanfare.

  • May 11th, 2018
This age-progression photo comparison was prepared by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children in 2013, showing what Lindsey Baum looked like when she disappeared from McCleary in 2009 and what she may look like at age 15.

Remains of Lindsey Baum found

The remains of Lindsey Baum, the McCleary school girl missing since the…

This age-progression photo comparison was prepared by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children in 2013, showing what Lindsey Baum looked like when she disappeared from McCleary in 2009 and what she may look like at age 15.

Ordinance to prohibit sitting in downtown Aberdeen passes second reading

The proposed ordinance to prohibit sitting and lying down in Aberdeen’s downtown…

LOUIS KRAUSS | THE DAILY WORLD Operations Technician Mike Wallin monitors the production of sodium borohydride in the control room for Ascensus Specialties in Elma.

Ascensus Specialties plant in Elma boosts efficiency with new dryer

This facility is the world’s largest producer of sodium borohydride

LOUIS KRAUSS | THE DAILY WORLD Operations Technician Mike Wallin monitors the production of sodium borohydride in the control room for Ascensus Specialties in Elma.

Aberdeen police chief search narrowed to two, open forum set for Sunday

Aberdeen Lieutenant Kevin Darst and Sheriff’s Office Deputy Steve Shumate are the two finalists

High school kids can take career classes this summer

The Twin Harbors branch of New Market Skills Center is offering summer…

  • May 10th, 2018
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                A three-car rollover accident closed First Street between Park and Washington streets Wednesday afternoon. Early indications were there were only minor injuries. The accident was reported shortly before 1 p.m., and the roadway was cleared around 1:30.

Rollover

A 3-car rollover accident closed West First Street between North Park Street…

  • May 10th, 2018
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                A three-car rollover accident closed First Street between Park and Washington streets Wednesday afternoon. Early indications were there were only minor injuries. The accident was reported shortly before 1 p.m., and the roadway was cleared around 1:30.

Tickets on sale for Citizen of the Year Banquet

Tickets are on sale for The Daily World Citizen of the Year…

  • May 9th, 2018

GH Transit begins shuttle service to Satsop Business Park

Will provide option for nearly 400 employees with shuttle from Elma

  • May 8th, 2018

Man found dead in Amanda Park motel in 2001 positively identified as California man

DNA analysis matches him to relatives, fingerprints prove his identity

  • May 8th, 2018

Port Commissioner Chuck Caldwell announces resignation effective July 31

Represented the eastern part of Grays Harbor County since 2002

  • May 8th, 2018

Shoalwater Bay tribe moving closer to vertical evac tower

The Shoalwater Bay tribe says its application to build a “vertical evacuation…

  • May 8th, 2018
HOQUIAM POLICE DEPARTMENT PHOTO
                                Pierce County Sheriffs Deputy and former Hoquiam Police Officer Daniel A. McCartney’s name was etched into the state law enforcement memorial in Olympia May 4. McCartney was killed in the line of duty while responding to a home invasion in January.

Slain former Hoquiam officer’s widow presented Medal of Valor at ceremony

Daniel McCartney’s name was also added to the law enforcement memorial in Olympia

  • May 8th, 2018
HOQUIAM POLICE DEPARTMENT PHOTO
                                Pierce County Sheriffs Deputy and former Hoquiam Police Officer Daniel A. McCartney’s name was etched into the state law enforcement memorial in Olympia May 4. McCartney was killed in the line of duty while responding to a home invasion in January.

Washington now accepts cash child support payments at 7-Eleven stores

The Spokesman-Review Washingtonians can now pay child support using cash at 7-Eleven…

  • May 8th, 2018

Lawmakers weigh in on fixes for local economy

Four members of the Coastal Caucus talked about that and more at The Daily World office Monday

Photos by DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                A lucky angler pulls a rainbow trout out of the Cabela’s trout pond at the Gateway to the Olympics Expo over the weekend.

Nearly 3,000 attend first-ever Gateway to the Olympics Expo

Free activities, giveaways and nearly 50 vendors draw crowds

Photos by DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                A lucky angler pulls a rainbow trout out of the Cabela’s trout pond at the Gateway to the Olympics Expo over the weekend.