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Bill introduced in House would repeal voter-approved gun reform initiative

By Cody Neuenschwander The Chronicle A bill introduced in the Washington House…

  • Feb 26th, 2019

Community Hospital losses at $12.4 million for 2018

Grays Harbor Community Hospital finished 2018 with a net loss of about…

Hoquiam council will not fund Greater Grays Harbor this year

The City of Hoquiam will not contribute financially to Greater Grays Harbor…

Ocean Shores councilman and community stalwart Jeff Daniel killed in jetty surf accident

Body pulled unconscious from ocean Monday afternoon, council learns of tragedy during meeting

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                                The Aberdeen Police Department released this photo of officers executing a search warrant in Central Park.

Police arrest four in Central Park after executing search warrants

Aberdeen Police detectives arrested four adults and discovered suspected illegal drugs after…

  • Feb 26th, 2019
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                                The Aberdeen Police Department released this photo of officers executing a search warrant in Central Park.

Registered sex offender from Aberdeen arrested in sexual predator sting

A registered sex offender from Aberdeen was among the 22 men arrested…

  • Feb 26th, 2019

Washington state ready to sue over Trump’s new abortion policy

By Megan Rowe The Spokesman-Review Washington state intends to file a lawsuit…

  • Feb 26th, 2019
COURTESY PHOTO During the annual Westport Seafood Festival, WeFish has a display of some of the commercial fishing catch as part of the groups efforts to educate the public about the importance of the commercial fishing fleet. Here WeFish president Holly Rydman handles the booth.

Westport commercial fishing nonprofit to hold open house March 2

WeFish, a nonprofit that supports the Westport commercial fishing fleet, is holding…

  • Feb 26th, 2019
COURTESY PHOTO During the annual Westport Seafood Festival, WeFish has a display of some of the commercial fishing catch as part of the groups efforts to educate the public about the importance of the commercial fishing fleet. Here WeFish president Holly Rydman handles the booth.

Man with ax prompts Oakville school lockdown

A man carrying an ax in the proximity of the Oakville School…

  • Feb 26th, 2019

Aberdeen house fire sends woman to hospital

A house fire in Aberdeen sent one woman to the hospital Friday…

  • Feb 25th, 2019
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                                Students Jayci Johnson, left, and Aracely Padilla leave Miller Junior High last week. This grassy plot next to the school is where a modular building will go to accommodate sixth-grade-students joining the middle school next fall.

Bond approved for Miller Junior High building

The Aberdeen School Board has approved a $2.5 million bond to install…

Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                Students Jayci Johnson, left, and Aracely Padilla leave Miller Junior High last week. This grassy plot next to the school is where a modular building will go to accommodate sixth-grade-students joining the middle school next fall.
Photo by Elizabeth Berg released by the Grays Harbor Sheriff’s Office of a device found this past weekend.

Military explosive devices found on local beach

Public warned after controlled detonation that shook the North Beach Sunday

Photo by Elizabeth Berg released by the Grays Harbor Sheriff’s Office of a device found this past weekend.

Purchase of 1,100 acres of Grayland waterfowl habitat by WDFW, Ducks Unlimited approved

Updated Feb. 25 The purchase of about 1,100 acres of waterfowl, deer,…

Congresswoman discusses immigration, enforcement of gun initiative

U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers stuck to her positions on immigration and the declaration of a national emergency during a town hall in Medical Lake.

  • Feb 23rd, 2019

David McKay Memorial Scholarship launched

Grays Harbor Community Foundation will awarded funds to two high school graduates this spring.

  • Feb 23rd, 2019

House begins process to override Trump’s emergency declaration for a border wall

The House will vote Tuesday on a resolution to overturn President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration.

  • Feb 23rd, 2019

Hrycko named publisher

Sound Publishing has named Mike Hrycko publisher of The Daily World and the other publications in the Grays Harbor Newspaper Group.

  • Feb 23rd, 2019

In first round of voluntary lead testing, Washington state found the toxin at almost every school

But a legislative proposal to limit students’ exposure appears doomed.

  • Feb 23rd, 2019
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                                Student Hunter Eisele stands at his locker in Miller Junior High School in Aberdeen.

Legislators aim to fix school funding for struggling districts

In the wake of the McCleary decision and a new statewide K-12…

Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                Student Hunter Eisele stands at his locker in Miller Junior High School in Aberdeen.

Libraries, parks dropped from state’s gun-free zone proposal

The Senate Law and Justice Committee passed a revised version of additions to state laws restricting firearms in certain places.

  • Feb 23rd, 2019