Dan Hammock

Dan posted 975 stories to The Daily World.
Page 1 of 49

Former GHC president Brewster returns on interim basis

Former Grays Harbor College President Dr. Ed Brewster was selected by the…

  • Jul 1st, 2020 3:30pm

New case identified, Phase 4 applications put on hold

One new case of COVID-19 was identified Monday in Grays Harbor County,…

  • Jun 30th, 2020 3:30pm
COURTESY PHOTO 
                                Riverside Cinemas at the Shoppes at Riverside will open for showings Friday-Sunday starting July 3.

Riverside Cinemas to re-open its doors at the Shoppes at Riverside Friday

Riverside Cinemas in the Shoppes at Riverside will reopen Friday, according to…

  • Jun 30th, 2020 3:30pm
COURTESY PHOTO 
                                Riverside Cinemas at the Shoppes at Riverside will open for showings Friday-Sunday starting July 3.

GHC president retires due to health issues

Board of trustees will look for interim president

  • Jun 29th, 2020 3:30pm

Hoquiam woman charged with production of child pornography

A 34-year-old Hoquiam woman was arrested June 25 after a cyber investigation…

  • Jun 29th, 2020 3:30pm

Aberdeen council takes stance against racism

A resolution supporting “an end to racial injustice and systemic racism and…

  • Jun 26th, 2020 8:17pm

Four apply for vacant Hoquiam City Council Ward 1 position

Three residents have applied for the vacant Hoquiam City Council Ward 1…

  • Jun 26th, 2020 3:30pm

Behind-the-scenes work on North Shore Levee progressing

Funding sought for major construction to begin in 2021

  • Jun 24th, 2020 3:30pm

GHC President Minkler announces retirement

Grays Harbor College President Dr. Jim Minkler announced his retirement at a…

  • Jun 24th, 2020 3:30pm

Hoquiam brings back yard of the month program

Spruce up those yards, Hoquiam. The City Council is bringing back its…

  • Jun 24th, 2020 3:30pm
DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP 
                                Ed “Mooch” Smith of Eatonville expertly dropped a top on a watermelon and a Volkswagen Beetle at the 2019 Loggers Playday.

Organizers making plans for Hoquiam Loggers Playday Sept. 12

If all else fails, fireworks will light up the sky above Olympic Stadium

  • Jun 23rd, 2020 5:55pm
DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP 
                                Ed “Mooch” Smith of Eatonville expertly dropped a top on a watermelon and a Volkswagen Beetle at the 2019 Loggers Playday.
COURTESY PHOTO 
                                Lifelong South Beach resident John O’Hagen turned 100 Friday.

A century on the South Beach: John O’Hagen turns 100

During his century living on the South Beach, John O’Hagen has served…

  • Jun 22nd, 2020 3:30pm
COURTESY PHOTO 
                                Lifelong South Beach resident John O’Hagen turned 100 Friday.

Grays Harbor County’s Phase 3 variance approved

Recreational facilities, libraries, museums and movie theaters can resume operations — with…

  • Jun 19th, 2020 3:30pm

Aberdeen CARES Act small business grant applications accepted through June 26

Aberdeen businesses with 20 or fewer employees and that suffered losses from…

  • Jun 17th, 2020 3:30pm

Grays Harbor College passes budget, prepares for potential major cuts in state funding

The Grays Harbor College Board of Trustees approved a 2020-21 operating budget…

  • Jun 17th, 2020 3:30pm

Gun-waving man reported near Grays Harbor College

A report of a man waving a gun at Grays Harbor College…

  • Jun 17th, 2020 3:30pm
Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News 
                                Volunteers Delores Hampton, left, and Tavita Bucio, both of Sequim, pick up bags of potatoes and onions for placement into a waiting vehicle during a giveaway at the Clallam County Fairgrounds in Port Angeles in May. The organizer of that giveaway, Connie Beauvais, has announced four locations for a similar event, all potatoes, in Grays Harbor County starting Friday.

More than 45,000 pounds of fresh potatoes to be given away at four Grays Harbor locations

McCleary, Elma, Hoquiam and Ocean Shores locations announced

  • Jun 17th, 2020 3:30pm
Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News 
                                Volunteers Delores Hampton, left, and Tavita Bucio, both of Sequim, pick up bags of potatoes and onions for placement into a waiting vehicle during a giveaway at the Clallam County Fairgrounds in Port Angeles in May. The organizer of that giveaway, Connie Beauvais, has announced four locations for a similar event, all potatoes, in Grays Harbor County starting Friday.

County approves first $500,000 in small business grants

The first $500,000 of the $2 million or more Grays Harbor County…

  • Jun 16th, 2020 7:57pm
Photos by DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                More than 200 cars participated in the Aberdeen High School graduation parade Friday. Here cars are assigned numbers for the trek from Shoppes at Riverside to Stewart Field.

AHS Class of 2020 parades to graduation

The Aberdeen High School Class of 2020 kicked off graduation night Friday…

  • Jun 16th, 2020 1:30am
Photos by DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                More than 200 cars participated in the Aberdeen High School graduation parade Friday. Here cars are assigned numbers for the trek from Shoppes at Riverside to Stewart Field.

City, county officials hammering out plans for CARES Act funding

Aberdeen, Hoquiam and Grays Harbor County are mapping out the best ways to spend more than $4 million in federal COVID-19 relief funds.

  • Jun 15th, 2020 5:00pm