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Shenanigans in August 1913

Nothing New By Roy Vataja

  • Aug 17th, 2018

Mandatory hand recount coming in county auditor race

A few more primary ballots trickled into the Grays Harbor County elections…

Lindsey Baum memorial service set for Saturday, open to the public

A memorial service for Lindsey Baum, who went missing from McCleary in…

  • Aug 16th, 2018

Stolen railroad bond wires believed taken for scrap

Removed bond wires disrupt crossing signals, creating safety hazard

  • Aug 16th, 2018

Aberdeen man helps subdue suspect at Sea-Tac

Momentary chaos ensued when a man at Seatac Airport allegedly yelled out…

Free school supplies, food and games offered at D&R Event Center on Monday

Students can score free school supplies at the third annual Back to…

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Bare ground is all that remains of the 200 and 300 buildings on the Grays Harbor College campus. The L-shaped footprint could soon provide for a new union building to replace the 60-year-old Hillier Union Building.

Funding sought for modern student union building at GHC

The footprint of the recently demolished 200 and 300 buildings on the…

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Bare ground is all that remains of the 200 and 300 buildings on the Grays Harbor College campus. The L-shaped footprint could soon provide for a new union building to replace the 60-year-old Hillier Union Building.

Highway 12 near Montesano to be briefly closed to traffic

Highway 12 near Montesano will be closed to traffic for about 15…

  • Aug 15th, 2018

Investigators closing in on suspect in murder of Hoquiam man

Investigators are closing in on a suspect in the murder of Andrew…

Lindsey Baum memorial service set for Saturday, open to the public

A memorial service for Lindsey Baum, who went missing from McCleary in…

  • Aug 15th, 2018

Our Opinion: Trump’s press attacks have real consequences

There is real, permanent harm in President Trump’s attempt to turn citizens…

  • Aug 15th, 2018

Remains thought to be hiker missing since 2017 in Olympic National Park

By Jesse Major Peninsula Daily News OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK — The remains…

  • Aug 15th, 2018

Grant lost, Aberdeen scrambles to put after-school program together

The Aberdeen School District is in danger of losing its after-school program…

Louis Krauss | The Daily World
                                Star Wars Shop owner Don Sucher, left, and customers Johanna and Vanessa Brulotte practice for the Space Force with plastic lightsabers.

May the Space Force be with you

So, President Trump wants to create a new branch of the military…

Louis Krauss | The Daily World
                                Star Wars Shop owner Don Sucher, left, and customers Johanna and Vanessa Brulotte practice for the Space Force with plastic lightsabers.
FILE PHOTO Talks about fire and EMS service consolidation between Aberdeen and Hoquiam have picked up steam after a letter from the presidents of both cities firefighters unions supporting a study into its feasibility was sent to the mayors and city councils of Aberdeen and Hoquiam Aug. 1.

Aberdeen, Hoquiam fire, EMS consolidation talks heat up

Letter of support from unions, impending Hoquiam chief retirement spark talks

FILE PHOTO Talks about fire and EMS service consolidation between Aberdeen and Hoquiam have picked up steam after a letter from the presidents of both cities firefighters unions supporting a study into its feasibility was sent to the mayors and city councils of Aberdeen and Hoquiam Aug. 1.

Near-record attendance for fair

Five-day total falls 880 people shy of eclipsing 2017 all-time high at Grays Harbor Fair.

  • Aug 14th, 2018

Olympia wants to turn a Spooner Berry Farms plot into a park

By Abby Spegman The Olympian Olympia officials are looking to buy 83…

  • Aug 14th, 2018
PHOTO COURTESY PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR Phil Papac of Montesano (right) is sworn in as Port of Grays Harbor District 1 commissioner Tuesday at the Satsop Business Park.

Papac sworn in as Port commissioner

Lifelong Montesano resident Phil Papac was sworn in to the Port of…

  • Aug 14th, 2018
PHOTO COURTESY PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR Phil Papac of Montesano (right) is sworn in as Port of Grays Harbor District 1 commissioner Tuesday at the Satsop Business Park.

Police cruiser vs impaired driver wreck leads to charges for Prosser man

An alleged impaired driver was involved in an accident with a Long…

  • Aug 14th, 2018

‘This is probably jail time for life, huh?’ says man after taking passenger plane that crashed near Seattle

By David Montero, Andrea Castillo and Matt Pearce Los Angeles Times He…

  • Aug 13th, 2018