Dan Hammock

Dan posted 1201 stories to The Daily World.
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COURTESY IMAGE                                 This map shows the location of four parcels of land the City of Hoquiam would purchase if it’s successful in its bid for a $3 million community forest grant from the state Recreation and Conservation Office.

Hoquiam seeking $3 million community forest grant

Grant would fund purchase of about 400 acres of forest land within city limits

  • Sep 29th, 2020 3:30pm
COURTESY IMAGE                                 This map shows the location of four parcels of land the City of Hoquiam would purchase if it’s successful in its bid for a $3 million community forest grant from the state Recreation and Conservation Office.
COURTESY IMAGE                                 The proposed site of a vertical tsunami evacuation tower in Westport, city-owned property at the corner of North Harms Street and East Harbor Street.

Design phase underway for Westport vertical tsunami evacuation platform

The City of Westport has been working toward installation of a vertical…

  • Sep 28th, 2020 3:30pm
COURTESY IMAGE                                 The proposed site of a vertical tsunami evacuation tower in Westport, city-owned property at the corner of North Harms Street and East Harbor Street.

Grays Harbor County COVID-19 case count tops 500

Grays Harbor County’s total COVID-19 case count has topped 500, with 26…

  • Sep 28th, 2020 3:30pm

Applications available soon for third round of Aberdeen small business grants

Cold weather shelters coming to Aberdeen, Westport this winter

  • Sep 25th, 2020 3:30pm
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE                                 This screen shot from the Department of Commerce Economic Recovery Dashboard shows the changes in taxable retail sales in Grays Harbor and surrounding counties between the beginning of the pandemic in March and June.

Commerce dashboard shows economic impact of COVID-19

In Grays Harbor County and statewide

  • Sep 25th, 2020 3:30pm
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE                                 This screen shot from the Department of Commerce Economic Recovery Dashboard shows the changes in taxable retail sales in Grays Harbor and surrounding counties between the beginning of the pandemic in March and June.
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD                                 A new entryway to Olympic Stadium is part of ongoing preservation and improvement projects at the historic wooden structure. The City of Hoquiam recently received a $900,000 state grant to continue the improvements.

Hoquiam gets $900,000 state grant for more Olympic Stadium improvements

For structural and safety repairs

  • Sep 25th, 2020 3:30pm
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD                                 A new entryway to Olympic Stadium is part of ongoing preservation and improvement projects at the historic wooden structure. The City of Hoquiam recently received a $900,000 state grant to continue the improvements.

Need a place to quarantine from Covid?

Facility in O.S. now, later in Hoquiam

  • Sep 25th, 2020 3:30pm
Seventh COVID-19 death reported Friday

Seventh COVID-19 death reported Friday

A seventh COVID-19-related death was reported in Grays Harbor County Friday by…

  • Sep 25th, 2020 3:30pm
Seventh COVID-19 death reported Friday

County COVID rate more than double that of state

Per capita data

  • Sep 23rd, 2020 3:30pm
COURTESY GRAYS HARBOR COUNTY                                 A drone photo shows the construction on Blue Slough Road. The project takes out the curves at around the 2.5-mile mark of the roadway, which is expected to reopen by the end of October.

Blue Slough Road project on track for October completion

The road was closed for the project in early July

  • Sep 22nd, 2020 3:30pm
COURTESY GRAYS HARBOR COUNTY                                 A drone photo shows the construction on Blue Slough Road. The project takes out the curves at around the 2.5-mile mark of the roadway, which is expected to reopen by the end of October.

Deadline for county CARES Act grants extended

Nonprofits now eligible

  • Sep 21st, 2020 3:30pm

Urban planning experts team for Hoquiam downtown revitalization plan

Includes the people behind Seabrook

  • Sep 16th, 2020 3:30pm

Remains identified in north Hoquiam domestic violence fire, shooting

Bodies were those of Bret Moore and Tanya Rondon

  • Sep 16th, 2020 9:02am
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD                                 Garley Park in south Aberdeen will get more than 850 feet of fencing on its way to becoming the city’s first ever dog park.

Aberdeen council approves bid for fencing at city’s first dog park

At Garley Park in South Aberdeen

  • Sep 15th, 2020 3:30pm
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD                                 Garley Park in south Aberdeen will get more than 850 feet of fencing on its way to becoming the city’s first ever dog park.
FILE PHOTO                                 Last year’s Shop with a Cop had about 60 kids and law enforcement from around the county buying and wrapping gifts at Walmart. This year’s event has been canceled due to COVID-19, but the Hoquiam Police Department is working on plans for a modified event to help local families in need.
FILE PHOTO                                 Last year’s Shop with a Cop had about 60 kids and law enforcement from around the county buying and wrapping gifts at Walmart. This year’s event has been canceled due to COVID-19, but the Hoquiam Police Department is working on plans for a modified event to help local families in need.
COURTESY PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR                                 The Port of Grays Harbor’s new pilot boat Vega. The green vessel behind the Vega is the 60-year-old Chehalis, which the Vega will replace.

Port of Grays Harbor takes delivery on new pilot boat, Vega

Replacing the 60-year-old Chehalis

  • Sep 14th, 2020 3:30pm
COURTESY PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR                                 The Port of Grays Harbor’s new pilot boat Vega. The green vessel behind the Vega is the 60-year-old Chehalis, which the Vega will replace.

Rental assistance applications will be available later this week

Grays Harbor County qualified for more than $800,000 in rent assistance early in August

  • Sep 14th, 2020 3:30pm

Student enrollment numbers down in Hoquiam, Aberdeen

Families adjust to online learning

  • Sep 14th, 2020 3:30pm

Fire danger nixes Loggers Playday fireworks show

A possibility of rescheduling

  • Sep 12th, 2020 3:45pm
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD                                 The homeless camp north of Aberdeen City Hall, built to hold 70, currently holds 22. The city is looking to shrink the footprint of the camp, but it is likely it will stay in operation through the winter months.
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD                                 The homeless camp north of Aberdeen City Hall, built to hold 70, currently holds 22. The city is looking to shrink the footprint of the camp, but it is likely it will stay in operation through the winter months.