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Two days added to La Push, Neah Bay rec halibut season

Recreational halibut anglers looking to stretch a few extra days out of…

  • Jun 18th, 2019

‘Stranger Things’ Whopper is literally just the burger served upside down

Burger King has partnered with Netflix to offer a limited-time sandwich at select locations.

  • Jun 18th, 2019

Aberdeen man arrested for Junction City murder

A 25-year-old Aberdeen man has been arrested on charges that include second-degree…

  • Jun 17th, 2019
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) A crane prepares to place one of the train cars that derailed Saturday in Aberdeen back onto the tracks.

Aberdeen train derailment still under investigation

Three empty train cars that had been used to carry canola oil…

(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) A crane prepares to place one of the train cars that derailed Saturday in Aberdeen back onto the tracks.

Washington lags the country in preschool, and child poverty is growing, new study says

By Katherine Long The Seattle Times Less than half of Washington’s 3-…

  • Jun 17th, 2019
DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                Westport Marina Business Manager Molly Bold stands on the freshly-paved surface of the Westport boat launch parking area. Behind her construction continues on new restrooms and a fish cleaning station.

Westport boat launch parking area paved, other marina improvements near completion

The much-improved asphalt parking lot at the Westport Marina boat launch is…

DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                Westport Marina Business Manager Molly Bold stands on the freshly-paved surface of the Westport boat launch parking area. Behind her construction continues on new restrooms and a fish cleaning station.
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Three train cars derailed Saturday in Aberdeen near South Alder Street, with one car perpendicular to the tracks.

Train derails Saturday in Aberdeen

Several tanker train cars derailed Saturday in Aberdeen near the end of…

(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Three train cars derailed Saturday in Aberdeen near South Alder Street, with one car perpendicular to the tracks.

Coastal recreational salmon season opens June 22 with higher coho quota

All four marine areas off the coast open daily to fishing for…

  • Jun 14th, 2019
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Bobbi McCracken, left, stands next to Downtown Aberdeen Association Executive Director Wil Russoul, Harbor Blooms owner Sheril Woodruff, and Bette Worth in front of the Harbor Blooms store.

Downtown Aberdeen set to turn pink for Bloom Day next Friday

Downtown Aberdeen will be noticeably pink this coming Friday, June 21, as…

(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Bobbi McCracken, left, stands next to Downtown Aberdeen Association Executive Director Wil Russoul, Harbor Blooms owner Sheril Woodruff, and Bette Worth in front of the Harbor Blooms store.

Emerson kids meet some big wheels

One of the last days of school for Emerson Elementary School in…

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                                Construction at Lincoln Elementary School in Hoquiam has been pushed back a year, meaning preschool and first- and second-grade students will attend classes there in the 2019-20 school year.

Lincoln Elementary overhaul pushed back a year

Students will attend Lincoln Elementary during the 2019-20 school year

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                                Construction at Lincoln Elementary School in Hoquiam has been pushed back a year, meaning preschool and first- and second-grade students will attend classes there in the 2019-20 school year.
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) A Miller Junior High student walks across the field next to Miller, the area where a portable classroom to expand and host sixth-graders is expected to go.

Miller modular building delayed to October

Completion of Miller Junior High School’s modular building for sixth-grade students has…

(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) A Miller Junior High student walks across the field next to Miller, the area where a portable classroom to expand and host sixth-graders is expected to go.

New turn lane coming to US 12/Chehalis Street in Aberdeen

State Department of Transportation maintenance crews will soon restripe a segment of…

  • Jun 14th, 2019
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                                State Department of Transportation Multimodal Development Manager Theresa Turpin talks to attendees of a June 12 open house about the preferred option for the replacement of the Heron Street Bridge in Aberdeen.

Pre-design work on Heron St. Bridge pushed back at least 5 years

Pre-design work on a replacement for the Heron Street Bridge in Aberdeen…

DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                State Department of Transportation Multimodal Development Manager Theresa Turpin talks to attendees of a June 12 open house about the preferred option for the replacement of the Heron Street Bridge in Aberdeen.

Reminder: Weeklong closure of US 101 at Cosi Hill begins Monday

If the weather holds, Highway 101 at Cosi Hill will be closed…

  • Jun 14th, 2019

Streeter, Monte clerk/CFO leaving

Doug Streeter’s last day with the city will be July 12.

  • Jun 14th, 2019

Lincoln Elementary will remain open for the 2019-20 school year

Students will be taking classes in the 2019-20 school year at Lincoln…

  • Jun 14th, 2019

Vehicle Day at Emerson School in Hoquiam

Thursday was Vehicle Day at Emerson School in Hoquiam, a tradition since…

  • Jun 14th, 2019

GH Salvation Army to discontinue worship services, continue social services

The Grays Harbor Salvation Army will continue to offer social services but…

  • Jun 12th, 2019

Herrera Beutler among 10 vulnerable House candidates GOP will help with extra cash

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Republicans plan to pour extra money and resources into…

  • Jun 12th, 2019