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Monte police looking for suspect in attempted abduction

The Montesano Police Department is trying to find a blue Chevrolet Avalanche…

  • May 17th, 2018
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Bright spray paint surrounds the area where a 48-year-old woman had both legs severed when she was struck by a train early Thursday morning. The photo was taken at the track closest to the end of South Michigan Street just south of Harbor Battery and State Street, facing south and east toward the Chehalis River.

Woman’s legs severed by train in accident near Aberdeen homeless camp

Airlifted to Harborview, condition not yet known

  • May 17th, 2018
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Bright spray paint surrounds the area where a 48-year-old woman had both legs severed when she was struck by a train early Thursday morning. The photo was taken at the track closest to the end of South Michigan Street just south of Harbor Battery and State Street, facing south and east toward the Chehalis River.

Filings continue through Friday

Many countywide incumbents running unopposed so far

  • May 16th, 2018
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Work has already begun sprucing up the Hoquiam Library. In the foreground is the computer lab, which will be expanded to allow more room for indivuals to work and feature more electrical outlets. In the background in the red shirt is library manager Mary Thornton, rearranging the DVD section. On the left in the background is the reading fort in the juvenile nonfiction section, which is also being updated.

Hoquiam library to get a major makeover

$1 million project paid for by grants, state money, local donors

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Work has already begun sprucing up the Hoquiam Library. In the foreground is the computer lab, which will be expanded to allow more room for indivuals to work and feature more electrical outlets. In the background in the red shirt is library manager Mary Thornton, rearranging the DVD section. On the left in the background is the reading fort in the juvenile nonfiction section, which is also being updated.

Larson says city should buy homeless camp land

Aberdeen Mayor Erik Larson will bring plan to the council next week

What’s the buzz?

Photo by Travis Jelovich Andy Duffy, left, and Lenny Lee removed a…

  • May 16th, 2018

County STD rates well below state average

Statewide cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, herpes on the rise

  • May 15th, 2018

Court ruling on sports betting doesn’t cancel Washington law

By Jim Camden The Spokesman-Review A bit of advice for Washington gamblers…

  • May 15th, 2018

Dightman files to run against Kilmer in Congressional District 6

Many countywide incumbents running unopposed so far

  • May 15th, 2018

Expect delays at Riverside Bridge in Hoquiam Sunday morning

Maintenance work scheduled between 6 a.m. and noon

  • May 15th, 2018

Grays Harbor County tied at 12th worst in state when it comes to serious auto accidents involving teen drivers

Report: Pacific County tied for 29th with Clallam County

  • May 15th, 2018
(Courtesy Jeff Moses) One of the cabins along the Chehalis River in Aberdeen. The landowner and his partner are attempting to evict the people who live there.

Judge denies motion to proceed with Aberdeen riverfront evictions

Aberdeen riverfront land owner Mike Lang and his acting power of attorney…

(Courtesy Jeff Moses) One of the cabins along the Chehalis River in Aberdeen. The landowner and his partner are attempting to evict the people who live there.

Longtime service officer for VFW post resigns

Longtime service officer for VFW post resigns

  • May 15th, 2018

Registration open for Ocosta summer school

The Ocosta Summer Program runs July 9 to Aug. 3 and is…

  • May 15th, 2018

Suspects sought in Saturday drive-by shooting in South Aberdeen

Victim shot in the arm, police asking for public’s help identifying suspects

  • May 15th, 2018

YMCA summer parks program returns to Hoquiam

Fun activities for kids, plus a meal and snack provided during summer vacation

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Aberdeen Police Lt. Kevin Darst addresses the public at an Aberdeen Police Department meet and greet featuring both candidates for the vacant chief of police job.

Aberdeen police chief candidates meet the public

Both candidates are locals with decades of experience in police work

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Aberdeen Police Lt. Kevin Darst addresses the public at an Aberdeen Police Department meet and greet featuring both candidates for the vacant chief of police job.

Election filing opens, few surprises

Filing for elected office opened Monday and continues all week. In Grays…

  • May 15th, 2018

First lady Melania Trump recovering at hospital after kidney surgery

First lady Melania Trump underwent kidney surgery Monday and is expected to…

  • May 15th, 2018

Investigators search area of Kittitas County where Lindsey Baum’s remains were discovered last fall

Search combined dozens of investigators from 10 different agencies