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Goat relocation from Olympic National Park starts Monday

Starting Monday, mountain goats from Olympic National Park will be relocated to…

  • Sep 7th, 2018

Greater Grays Harbor, Inc. to close its Visitor Information Center at the end of 2018

Greater Grays Harbor Inc. on Thursday announced that it it closing its…

  • Sep 7th, 2018

National Park in process of absorbing resort at Quinault

Once described on an Olympic National Park visitor’s website as “the jewel…

New Aberdeen museum board meets for the first time

Aberdeen’s Board of Museum and History met for the first time since…

  • Sep 7th, 2018

Ocean Shores on TripAdvisor list of top 15 small beach towns

New designation says it’s “truly a shore-lover’s paradise” for coastal vacation getaways

What Justice in Motion looks like

By Sarah Glorian and Jason Quackenbush Due to funding restrictions, Northwest Justice…

  • Sep 7th, 2018

Work resumes on Highway 12

Work by heavy equipment operators at two sites on the highway were put on hold by strike.

  • Sep 7th, 2018

Aberdeen teachers union ratifies new contract with district

Members of the Aberdeen Education Association ratified a three-year contract agreement with…

Cosmopolis cited for financial policy issues in recent audit report

In a recent state audit report, Cosmopolis was cited as having multiple…

(Courtesy Michelle Reed) Teachers and community members crowd the sidewalk next to the Aberdeen School District offices on Wednesday prior to a bargaining session. The teachers union reached a tentative agreement on a new contract with the school district at 1:40 a.m. on Thursday.

Aberdeen School District reaches tentative contract agreement with teachers union

The Aberdeen School District reached a tentative agreement on a contract with…

  • Sep 6th, 2018
(Courtesy Michelle Reed) Teachers and community members crowd the sidewalk next to the Aberdeen School District offices on Wednesday prior to a bargaining session. The teachers union reached a tentative agreement on a new contract with the school district at 1:40 a.m. on Thursday.

Dingler appointed to Washington Marine Advisory Council

Ocean Shores Mayor Crystal Dingler has been named by Gov. Jay Inslee…

  • Sep 5th, 2018

K-9 officer Max makes another collar

A K-9 officer and his handler located and arrested one of three…

  • Sep 5th, 2018

Police conduct search warrant relating to meth distribution

Officers and detectives executed a search warrant at a residence in South…

  • Sep 5th, 2018
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Connie Allen, Washaway No More chairwoman (second from left) updates locals about the continued efforts to prevent shoreline erosion in the North Cove area at the end of old State Route 105 Monday afternoon. At left is David Cottrell, irrigation district board chairman.

Shoreline protection efforts ramp up ahead of storm season in North Cove

Rock and timbers are being stockpiled along State Route 105 in the…

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Connie Allen, Washaway No More chairwoman (second from left) updates locals about the continued efforts to prevent shoreline erosion in the North Cove area at the end of old State Route 105 Monday afternoon. At left is David Cottrell, irrigation district board chairman.

Tentative fall razor clam schedule announced

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has released a tentative schedule…

  • Sep 5th, 2018

Cyber bullying

Internet misuse Much is said in favor of the internet and social…

  • Sep 5th, 2018

70 protesters arrested at first Kavanaugh hearing

By Katherine Tully-McManus CQ-Roll Call WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Capitol Police arrested…

  • Sep 4th, 2018
Mitzi Schindele, president of the Olympic Public Access Coalition.

Coalition seeks to preserve, increase access to public lands

Mitzi Schindele lives in Montesano and considers the upper Wynoochee Valley her…

Mitzi Schindele, president of the Olympic Public Access Coalition.

Aberdeen School District cancels today’s board meeting

The Aberdeen School District has cancelled the Aberdeen School Board meeting set…

  • Sep 4th, 2018
A skateboarder passes Summit Pacific Medical Center, where the new Wellness Center, right, begins to take shape behind the hospital Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018, in Elma. Photo by Michael Lang, The Vidette

Summit Pacific responds to Montesano’s desire to change hospital district

CEO Josh Martin released a statement Thursday.

  • Sep 4th, 2018
A skateboarder passes Summit Pacific Medical Center, where the new Wellness Center, right, begins to take shape behind the hospital Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018, in Elma. Photo by Michael Lang, The Vidette