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Kayaker rescued in Willapa Bay

Members of the U.S. Coast Guard and a Pacific County beach rescue…

  • May 15th, 2018

Ravens cause blips in massive physics instrument at Hanford

For the LIGO observatory on Washington’s Hanford site, noise is a real buzz killer.

  • May 15th, 2018

Rejected: These vanity license plate requests were not street-worthy

FORT WORTH, Texas — Texas is a big state, and drivers here…

  • May 15th, 2018

Scores of Palestinians killed at Gaza border as US embassy moves to Jerusalem

The embassy inauguration drew wide condemnation from across the Arab world, and was shunned by U.S. allies in western Europe.

  • May 15th, 2018

Screenings available to Elma residents

The Elma School District offers free developmental screenings for children from birth…

  • May 15th, 2018

Unique partnership gives young people hands-on experience building low-income housing

Next Generation Zone provides funding so young people working with YouthBuild can earn the prevailing construction wage of $16.24 an hour.

  • May 15th, 2018

Bless soldiers’ mothers

On a deserted runway, a cargo plane gave up its dead in…

  • May 14th, 2018
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Rose and Craig Gallington took the keys to Montesano’s Bee Hive Restaurant on Friday afternoon.

Local owners buy Bee Hive, will be closed for interior work starting Sunday at 8 p.m.

Focus will be on affordability, customer service, quality menu

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Rose and Craig Gallington took the keys to Montesano’s Bee Hive Restaurant on Friday afternoon.

Memorial Day services planned around the Harbor

Saturday, May 26 North Beach VFW Post will hold a service during…

  • May 12th, 2018
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                James Donald Walker was sentenced to the maximum of just over 7 1/2 years for second degree manslaughter for the death of James “Jimmy” Smith-Kramer on a gravel bar off Donkey Creek Road just under a year ago. Walker had pled guilty to the charge and four others associated with Smith-Kramer’s death and injuries caused to Henry Phillip Anderson during the same incident.

Quinault Nation president, victim’s uncle speak at Walker sentencing hearing

Walker pleaded guilty of manslaughter for the death of Jimmy Smith-Kramer

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                James Donald Walker was sentenced to the maximum of just over 7 1/2 years for second degree manslaughter for the death of James “Jimmy” Smith-Kramer on a gravel bar off Donkey Creek Road just under a year ago. Walker had pled guilty to the charge and four others associated with Smith-Kramer’s death and injuries caused to Henry Phillip Anderson during the same incident.

Temporary closures coming next week to 3rd Street in McCleary

Paving part of fish passage work being done on two forks of Wildcat Creek

  • May 12th, 2018

Hospital asks for community support at Aberdeen City Council meeting

Administrators from Grays Harbor Community Hospital gave a presentation at this week’s…

Yes, Cascades volcanoes could blow — but not like Hawaii’s

SEATTLE — As Mount Kilauea unleashes a world-class show of geologic force…

  • May 11th, 2018

LaPush recreational all-depth halibut fishery cut short one day

Quota amounts nearly reached, nearshore fishery continues until further notice

  • May 11th, 2018

Ocean Shores committee approves funds for Fan Fest

Promoters request help after sponsor pulls back, City Council changes bylaws for committee

The new bridge wasn’t the only news in May 1928

So 90 years ago, on May 11, 1928, the Simpson Avenue Bridge opened to great fanfare.

  • May 11th, 2018
This age-progression photo comparison was prepared by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children in 2013, showing what Lindsey Baum looked like when she disappeared from McCleary in 2009 and what she may look like at age 15.

Remains of Lindsey Baum found

The remains of Lindsey Baum, the McCleary school girl missing since the…

This age-progression photo comparison was prepared by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children in 2013, showing what Lindsey Baum looked like when she disappeared from McCleary in 2009 and what she may look like at age 15.

Ordinance to prohibit sitting in downtown Aberdeen passes second reading

The proposed ordinance to prohibit sitting and lying down in Aberdeen’s downtown…

LOUIS KRAUSS | THE DAILY WORLD Operations Technician Mike Wallin monitors the production of sodium borohydride in the control room for Ascensus Specialties in Elma.

Ascensus Specialties plant in Elma boosts efficiency with new dryer

This facility is the world’s largest producer of sodium borohydride

LOUIS KRAUSS | THE DAILY WORLD Operations Technician Mike Wallin monitors the production of sodium borohydride in the control room for Ascensus Specialties in Elma.

Aberdeen police chief search narrowed to two, open forum set for Sunday

Aberdeen Lieutenant Kevin Darst and Sheriff’s Office Deputy Steve Shumate are the two finalists