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Chehalis Tribe gets approval to prosecute non-native domestic violence offenders

By Alex Brown The Chronicle For decades, a loophole in federal law…

  • May 17th, 2019
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                                “Hog Wild Ocean Shores 2019” T-shirts were unveiled by event organizers.

Hog Wild Ocean Shores event gets its motor runnin’

By Scott D. Johnston For the GH News Group The group that…

  • May 17th, 2019
Photo by Scott D. Johnston
                                “Hog Wild Ocean Shores 2019” T-shirts were unveiled by event organizers.

Mayoral races heat up on final filing day

Updated as of 4:20 p.m., Friday, May 17. With Grays Harbor County…

  • May 17th, 2019

Final candidates trickle in before filing cutoff

Still few contested races in county

  • May 17th, 2019

Widow sought help for husband’s bipolar disorder before fatal standoff

April incident where Montesano resident shot by officers escalated quickly

  • May 16th, 2019

Fire District 5 terminates contract of Chief Prater

Sheriff’s Office started investigating Fire District 5’s finances last month

  • May 16th, 2019

Schools waiting for one-time funding fix

Grays Harbor school districts are in line to receive more than $3.3…

Davis is second candidate to file for Cosmopolis mayor

The city of Cosmopolis will have a contested race for mayor. Firefighter…

  • May 16th, 2019

Mnuchin foresees Trump tax return fight heading to court

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin indicated he would not comply…

  • May 16th, 2019

State-by-state guide to changes in abortion law

Here’s an update on major abortion legislation passed or considered recently by states.

  • May 16th, 2019
photos by Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                Brewer Orlando Maldonado stands in front of the current beer list at Mount Olympus Brewing Company in Aberdeen.

Mount Olympus brews up creative beers for Aberdeen

For Orlando Maldonado, the head brewer at Mount Olympus Brewing Company in…

photos by Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                Brewer Orlando Maldonado stands in front of the current beer list at Mount Olympus Brewing Company in Aberdeen.

Road work to begin on State Route 109 north of Moclips

As early as Wednesday, State Department of Transportation maintenance crews were to…

Candidates list grows, especially in Ocean Shores

Still few contested races in county

Comedian Tim Conway dies at 85

Conway died in a long-term care facility after suffering complications of hydrocephalus.

  • May 14th, 2019
Rep. Jim Walsh

Rep. Walsh: use of ghost bills to pass tax hikes ‘unconscionable’

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, isn’t happy with the way the Legislature passed…

Rep. Jim Walsh

U.S. News tells Washington state ‘You’re No. 1’

By Jim Camden The Spokesman-Review Washingtonians who listen closely may hear a…

  • May 14th, 2019

Candidates step forward as filing week opens

Story updated Monday at 5:30 p.m. Two candidates filed to challenge incumbent…

courtesy U.S. Coast Guard Sector Columbia River Incident Management Division
                                Debris from the 38-foot commercial fishing vessel Theron wash up on a beach along the northern side of Clatsop Spit, Oregon, May 13. The Theron grounded on the spit earlier that morning after the vessel master lost steering while attempting to cross the Columbia River Bar.

Skipper rescued, boat breaks apart

A 38-foot commercial fishing vessel lost steering as it tried to cross…

  • May 13th, 2019
courtesy U.S. Coast Guard Sector Columbia River Incident Management Division
                                Debris from the 38-foot commercial fishing vessel Theron wash up on a beach along the northern side of Clatsop Spit, Oregon, May 13. The Theron grounded on the spit earlier that morning after the vessel master lost steering while attempting to cross the Columbia River Bar.
RICK HORN PHOTO
                                Tall ships Lady Washington, left, and the Hawaiian Chieftain are coming to Westport May 16. Here they are shown during a Battle Sail, one of several different excursions available on weekends to the general public while the ships are in port.

Tall ships coming to Westport Marina

The tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain are coming back to…

  • May 13th, 2019
RICK HORN PHOTO
                                Tall ships Lady Washington, left, and the Hawaiian Chieftain are coming to Westport May 16. Here they are shown during a Battle Sail, one of several different excursions available on weekends to the general public while the ships are in port.

Two from council challenge Larson in Aberdeen mayor race

Three people, including two city council members and the incumbent, Erik Larson,…