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Westport crabber sentenced for stealing commercial pots

$5,000 fine, 90 days home monitoring starting May 1 for Larrin Breitsprecher

  • Dec 11th, 2017

Chehalis Basin board to meet this week in Aberdeen

10 a.m. on Thursday at the Rotary Log Pavillon

  • Dec 10th, 2017

Spread the swamp?

Trump administration wants to move government offices out of Washington

  • Dec 9th, 2017
LOUIS KRAUSS | THE DAILY WORLD A staff worker at the needle exchange RV in Aberdeen prepares to give a tutorial on administering narcolex. The drug is being used to combat heroin overdose deaths around the county.

County combats opioid overdoses with Narcan distribution

Grays Harbor Public Health Office is trying to spread the medicine to lay people to reduce deaths

LOUIS KRAUSS | THE DAILY WORLD A staff worker at the needle exchange RV in Aberdeen prepares to give a tutorial on administering narcolex. The drug is being used to combat heroin overdose deaths around the county.
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                A raid on a residence at Stewart and B streets netted an Aberdeen Public Works dump truck a bed full of large marijuana plants. This raid took place a little after noon on Thursday. It was part of the ongoing Grays Harbor County Drug Task Force takedown of illegal grow facilities dating back to Nov. 28.
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                A raid on a residence at Stewart and B streets netted an Aberdeen Public Works dump truck a bed full of large marijuana plants. This raid took place a little after noon on Thursday. It was part of the ongoing Grays Harbor County Drug Task Force takedown of illegal grow facilities dating back to Nov. 28.

Commercial crab fishing delayed again on Washington coast

WDFW: Fisheries in Oregon and California also remain closed, opener planned for Dec. 31

  • Dec 8th, 2017

Festival of Lights celebrating its 31st year

Parade is Saturday at 6 p.m.

Grays Harbor Historical Seaport seeks board member

Executive Director: Looking for creative, passionate ‘champions of the cause’

  • Dec 8th, 2017
HOQUIAM POLICE DEPARTMENT PHOTO
                                Hoquiam Police officers start going through the large amount of processed marijuana found in a storage locker Thursday. A receipt for the storage locker was found in the illegal marijuana growing operation taken down Dec. 1.

Storage unit with processed marijuana searched by Hoquiam Police

Police Chief Myers: Most likely connected to an illegal grow house on L Street in Hoquiam

  • Dec 8th, 2017
HOQUIAM POLICE DEPARTMENT PHOTO
                                Hoquiam Police officers start going through the large amount of processed marijuana found in a storage locker Thursday. A receipt for the storage locker was found in the illegal marijuana growing operation taken down Dec. 1.

Quinault Tribe member sentenced to 12 years for rape of a child

Sentence will be followed by 20 years supervised release

  • Dec 7th, 2017

Aberdeen man charged with shooting brother cleared

Now faces only one charge of unlawful possession of a firearm

  • Dec 7th, 2017

Cosmopolis driver injured when vehicle hits tree on 101

State Patrol investigators say he was driving too fast for the conditions

  • Dec 7th, 2017
HOQUIAM POLICE DEPARTMENT PHOTO
                                Hoquiam Police discovered another illegal marijuana grow in the 100 block of Emerson Avenue Tuesday. The concern now is the people who tended the plants have fled, leaving the plants to dry creating significant fire danger, according to Hoquiam Police Chief Jeff Myers.

Hoquiam Police locate another illegal pot growing facility

Tuesday search turns up under 300 plants on Emerson Avenue

  • Dec 6th, 2017
HOQUIAM POLICE DEPARTMENT PHOTO
                                Hoquiam Police discovered another illegal marijuana grow in the 100 block of Emerson Avenue Tuesday. The concern now is the people who tended the plants have fled, leaving the plants to dry creating significant fire danger, according to Hoquiam Police Chief Jeff Myers.

Walsh bill seeks ban on Atlantic Salmon pens

“This is an emergency,” said state Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, prime co-sponsor of the legislation.

  • Dec 6th, 2017

Washington birth certificates could list sex as M, F or X

The state Department of Health is considering a change in its rules.

  • Dec 6th, 2017

Birdsall convicted for 2015 rape

Sentencing scheduled for Dec. 22

  • Dec 5th, 2017

Correction

Wrong phone number

  • Dec 5th, 2017

Correction

Wrong name

  • Dec 5th, 2017

County will pay fire district for Fairgrounds fire protection

Estimate is $5,000 per year

  • Dec 5th, 2017