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COURTESY ABERDEEN POLICE DEPARTMENT
                                A 48-year-old transient was arrested Tuesday afternoon after he was reportedly caught on video starting a fire at the Morck Hotel.

Transient arrested on suspicion of arson after fire at the Morck Hotel

A 48-year-old Aberdeen transient was arrested after he was reportedly caught on…

  • May 1st, 2019
COURTESY ABERDEEN POLICE DEPARTMENT
                                A 48-year-old transient was arrested Tuesday afternoon after he was reportedly caught on video starting a fire at the Morck Hotel.
Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                Brice Woods receives an award for 365 days sober in the Grays Harbor County drug court program.

Drug court hits 1-year anniversary

When Brice Woods approached the podium at the one-year celebration for Grays…

Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                Brice Woods receives an award for 365 days sober in the Grays Harbor County drug court program.

Former OS fire chief Bathke files federal lawsuit against city

Recently fired Ocean Shores Fire Chief David Bathke has filed a federal…

  • Apr 30th, 2019
Retired Maj. Gen. Eldon A. Bargewell

Gen. Eldon Bargewell of Hoquiam remembered as a warrior

He died Monday at his home in Alabama

  • Apr 30th, 2019
Retired Maj. Gen. Eldon A. Bargewell

Hoquiam Police arrest SR109 shooting suspects

Hoquiam Police arrest SR109 shooting suspects Two men were arrested Monday after…

  • Apr 30th, 2019

Lions Club White Cane Days coming soon

Members of local Lions Clubs will be at various locations in Grays…

  • Apr 30th, 2019

Promoter calls off Bikers at the Beach for OS

By Scott D. Johnston The Bikers at the Beach event scheduled for…

  • Apr 30th, 2019

$10 million for North Shore Levee in 2019-21 state capital budget

Hoquiam fared well in the recently passed 2019 state capital budget, with…

Legislators approve raised levy amount for school districts

The Washington State Legislature raised the cap on local school levies statewide…

DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP 
                                Just fewer than 600 holes drilled 30-60 feet deep and filled with 29,000 tons of rock will be used to shore up the hillside on Highway 101 on the Cosi Hill. The state considers this a permanent fix to the ongoing slide problems there.

Project to fix slide area on Cosi Hill to last more than a year

Contractors will dig nearly 600 shafts ranging from 30 to 60 feet…

  • Apr 29th, 2019
DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP 
                                Just fewer than 600 holes drilled 30-60 feet deep and filled with 29,000 tons of rock will be used to shore up the hillside on Highway 101 on the Cosi Hill. The state considers this a permanent fix to the ongoing slide problems there.

PUD notifies residents of East County outage

The Grays Harbor Public Utility District is notifying customers on the Sund…

  • Apr 29th, 2019

‘A tragic day in Seattle’: Fallen crane kills four in South Lake Union

By Evan Bush and Nina Shapiro The Seattle Times Seattle’s construction frenzy…

  • Apr 28th, 2019
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Anne Marie Babineau, right, is both the founder and works as a waitress at Anne Marie’s Cafe in Aberdeen, which closes Saturday following her retirement.

Customers make final trip to Anne Marie’s Cafe

For regulars, Anne Marie’s Cafe is more than a place to get…

(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Anne Marie Babineau, right, is both the founder and works as a waitress at Anne Marie’s Cafe in Aberdeen, which closes Saturday following her retirement.

Bernie’s back: Sanders campaign organizes more than 200 volunteer events in state today, including two on Harbor

By Jim Brunner The Seattle Times With 11 months to go before…

  • Apr 26th, 2019

Cosmopolis PTSO treasurer suspended

The treasurer of the Cosmopolis Elementary School’s Parent Teacher Student Organization has…

  • Apr 26th, 2019

Council passes second reading to clear riverfront homeless camps

The Aberdeen City Council moved a step closer toward clearing the city’s…

(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) On the left, Grays Harbor County Commissioners Wes Cormier, Randy Ross and Vickie Raines listen to public comments on the county syringe exchange which they voted two to one in favor of not canceling the program.

County commissioners vote to continue syringe exchange after proposed termination

Grays Harbor County’s syringe exchange program is no longer set to end…

(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) On the left, Grays Harbor County Commissioners Wes Cormier, Randy Ross and Vickie Raines listen to public comments on the county syringe exchange which they voted two to one in favor of not canceling the program.

Effort to control Scotch broom also spurs job growth

A new effort to control the non-native and invasive Scotch broom infestation…

Fire District 5 puts Chief Prater on leave

East County’s Fire District 5 says Chief Dan Prater is on administrative leave while the state Auditor’s Office investigates.

  • Apr 26th, 2019