Louis Krauss

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Two from council challenge Larson in Aberdeen mayor race

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

  • May 13th, 2019 4:11pm

City Council pushes back date to carry out homeless evictions

The Aberdeen City Council finalized the ordinance to clear the city’s riverfront…

  • May 10th, 2019 5:30pm
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                                A group of priests and homeless advocates say a prayer with several plaintiffs involved in a lawsuit attempting to stop the City of Aberdeen from clearing the Chehalis River homeless camps.

Federal judge orders hold on Aberdeen homeless evictions

A federal judge in Tacoma granted a 30-day stay, or hold, on…

  • May 9th, 2019 10:38pm
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                                A group of priests and homeless advocates say a prayer with several plaintiffs involved in a lawsuit attempting to stop the City of Aberdeen from clearing the Chehalis River homeless camps.

Federal hearing held on homeless eviction suit

A federal court hearing was scheduled for the U.S. District Court in…

  • May 7th, 2019 5:30pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Members of the Aberdeen Fire Department fill up a tankard from the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife with water for this weekends Grays Harbor Outdoor Expo. Visitors can fish trout, brought from Lake Aberdeen, out of the tank for free during the expo. The tank has a self-filter system that will make the water cleaner, staff on hand said.

Outdoor Expo offers trout fishing and other family activities this weekend

From fishing trout out of a massive tub to hunting guides and…

  • May 3rd, 2019 5:30pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Members of the Aberdeen Fire Department fill up a tankard from the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife with water for this weekends Grays Harbor Outdoor Expo. Visitors can fish trout, brought from Lake Aberdeen, out of the tank for free during the expo. The tank has a self-filter system that will make the water cleaner, staff on hand said.
(Courtesy Nikki Brown) From left, Aberdeen Sunday Market board members Renee Taylor, Marissa Aube, Carmen Noguer, Lauren Garrett, and her son, Odie.

Sunday Aberdeen farmers market to open May 26

A weekly farmers market is set to open soon in Aberdeen, offering…

  • May 2nd, 2019 9:24am
(Courtesy Nikki Brown) From left, Aberdeen Sunday Market board members Renee Taylor, Marissa Aube, Carmen Noguer, Lauren Garrett, and her son, Odie.
Courtesy Joe Fagerstedt
                                Ben Fagerstedt stands with his second place medal in the baritone division of the WIAA competition this past weekend.

Teen who sang with Buble wins second place in state competition

Ben Fagerstedt, the Aberdeen High School senior who went viral after he…

  • May 1st, 2019 5:30pm
Courtesy Joe Fagerstedt
                                Ben Fagerstedt stands with his second place medal in the baritone division of the WIAA competition this past weekend.
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                                Brice Woods receives an award for 365 days sober in the Grays Harbor County drug court program.

Drug court hits 1-year anniversary

When Brice Woods approached the podium at the one-year celebration for Grays…

  • Apr 30th, 2019 5:30pm
Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                Brice Woods receives an award for 365 days sober in the Grays Harbor County drug court program.

Legislators approve raised levy amount for school districts

The Washington State Legislature raised the cap on local school levies statewide…

  • Apr 29th, 2019 5:30pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Anne Marie Babineau, right, is both the founder and works as a waitress at Anne Marie’s Cafe in Aberdeen, which closes Saturday following her retirement.

Customers make final trip to Anne Marie’s Cafe

For regulars, Anne Marie’s Cafe is more than a place to get…

  • Apr 26th, 2019 7:03pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Anne Marie Babineau, right, is both the founder and works as a waitress at Anne Marie’s Cafe in Aberdeen, which closes Saturday following her retirement.

Council passes second reading to clear riverfront homeless camps

The Aberdeen City Council moved a step closer toward clearing the city’s…

  • Apr 26th, 2019 5:00pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) On the left, Grays Harbor County Commissioners Wes Cormier, Randy Ross and Vickie Raines listen to public comments on the county syringe exchange which they voted two to one in favor of not canceling the program.

County commissioners vote to continue syringe exchange after proposed termination

Grays Harbor County’s syringe exchange program is no longer set to end…

  • Apr 26th, 2019 5:00pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) On the left, Grays Harbor County Commissioners Wes Cormier, Randy Ross and Vickie Raines listen to public comments on the county syringe exchange which they voted two to one in favor of not canceling the program.
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                                The homeless encampment along the Chehalis River in Aberdeen has been the focus of two lawsuits against the City of Aberdeen, which is looking to clear all people from the camps.

Another federal lawsuit filed against Aberdeen to stop homeless evictions

Another federal lawsuit has been filed against the City of Aberdeen over…

  • Apr 24th, 2019 4:41pm
Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                The homeless encampment along the Chehalis River in Aberdeen has been the focus of two lawsuits against the City of Aberdeen, which is looking to clear all people from the camps.
Ex-Aberdeen Police Chief Bob Torgerson poses with some of the gifts he received during a retirement reception, including a steer’s skull signed by everyone in his department.

Deceased Police Chief Torgerson remembered for dedication to Aberdeen

Known for his commitment to serving the Aberdeen community, former Aberdeen Police…

  • Apr 23rd, 2019 7:09am
Ex-Aberdeen Police Chief Bob Torgerson poses with some of the gifts he received during a retirement reception, including a steer’s skull signed by everyone in his department.
(Courtesy April Heikkila | Grays Harbor News Group) Sarah Oleachea, a member of the Harbor Strong coalition and an Aberdeen High School student parent, presents Aberdeen Police Chief Steve Shumate a certificate of appreciation for efforts to reduce unused prescription medications in Aberdeen.

Harbor Strong looks to curtail Aberdeen drug and alcohol use

A relatively new coalition of interests in Aberdeen that aims to reduce…

  • Apr 19th, 2019 6:00pm
(Courtesy April Heikkila | Grays Harbor News Group) Sarah Oleachea, a member of the Harbor Strong coalition and an Aberdeen High School student parent, presents Aberdeen Police Chief Steve Shumate a certificate of appreciation for efforts to reduce unused prescription medications in Aberdeen.
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Student parent Veronica De Alba Cruz speaks at the Aberdeen School Board meeting Tuesday.

School board approves staff reductions in Aberdeen

The school board meeting in the Community Room at Aberdeen High School…

  • Apr 17th, 2019 5:00pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Student parent Veronica De Alba Cruz speaks at the Aberdeen School Board meeting Tuesday.

Aberdeen superintendent releases staff reduction proposal

This story was updated April 16, at 10:50 a.m. Significant staff reductions…

  • Apr 16th, 2019 10:49am
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Christopher Emerson, who lives at the riverfront, gives a public comment at the Aberdeen City Council meeting. The flowers were attached as part of a resolution to recognize June 21 as Bloom Day.

Aberdeen passes first reading to shut down homeless camp

The Aberdeen City Council took a major step this week in prohibiting…

  • Apr 13th, 2019 4:30pm
(Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group) Christopher Emerson, who lives at the riverfront, gives a public comment at the Aberdeen City Council meeting. The flowers were attached as part of a resolution to recognize June 21 as Bloom Day.
photos by Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                From left, Teyah Johnson, Eren Swift, Alyssa Keck, Jennifer Valentine and Arty Shaw rehearse their rock band at the Bridge Music Project workshop. These students and others will put on a free public concert at 7 p.m. Friday at the Garage in Aberdeen.

Program gives local youth a venue to jam, develop musical skills

During last week’s Bridge Music Project rehearsal, music emanates from several rooms, but no single genre can describe all four student ensembles.

  • Apr 11th, 2019 3:58pm
photos by Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                From left, Teyah Johnson, Eren Swift, Alyssa Keck, Jennifer Valentine and Arty Shaw rehearse their rock band at the Bridge Music Project workshop. These students and others will put on a free public concert at 7 p.m. Friday at the Garage in Aberdeen.
Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                The Satsop River is the likely target of a dredging and floodplain management project as part of a bill in the state Legislature.

Bill would likely approve dredging and flood-prevention project on Satsop River

An amendment to a bill designed to build up salmon runs in…

  • Apr 9th, 2019 6:00pm
Louis Krauss | Grays Harbor News Group
                                The Satsop River is the likely target of a dredging and floodplain management project as part of a bill in the state Legislature.