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From mountain peaks to arid deserts, park reopenings spur debate

By Jennifer A. Dlouhy Bloomberg News The Great Smoky Mountains National Park…

  • May 12th, 2020

Tips on how to wear and care for your cloth mask

Mayo Clinic News Network Wearing a cloth mask in public to help…

  • May 12th, 2020

Dear Abby: Late wife’s best friend stiff-arms man’s interest

Dear Abby: My wife passed away, and I have fallen in love…

  • May 11th, 2020

Adaptability, compassion key at GH Community Hospital

Grays Harbor Community Hospital’s nurses have been making major changes to protect both patients and staff in the time of COVID-19.

  • May 11th, 2020
Actor-comedian Jerry Stiller photographed in Hollywood in 1994.

Lifelong actor and comedian Jerry Stiller dead at 92

The Brooklyn-born Stiller — father to comedian/actor/director Ben Stiller and actress/comedian Amy Stiller — died of natural causes, the family said Monday.

  • May 11th, 2020
Actor-comedian Jerry Stiller photographed in Hollywood in 1994.

Flood of social media messages drowns friendship

Dear Abby: I had this friend that I met eight months ago…

  • May 11th, 2020

Bob Dylan releases another single — and announces a new double album, ‘Rough and Rowdy Ways’

By Mikael Wood Los Angeles Times Bob Dylan is back. Again. For…

  • May 9th, 2020

Business as usual will be different at NeighborWorks

Doing business and living life are looking different for us here at NeighborWorks of Grays Harbor because of the coronavirus.

  • May 9th, 2020

Dear Abby: Insensitive question leaves grieving mother speechless

Dear Abby: My daughter unexpectedly died very recently. A “friend” called today…

  • May 9th, 2020

GHC nursing program adapting in face of pandemic

When a whole new approach was prescribed for teaching during a pandemic, the Grays Harbor College nursing department handled it — stat.

  • May 8th, 2020

My favorite plants: N is for Narcissus

Narcissus is one of the first spring flowers to appear — much to the delight of those who are ready for breaking the spell of winter in the garden.

  • May 8th, 2020

Proud to be among the People Staying Home

I choose to count myself among the People Staying Home — not because I want to, but because it’s the right thing to do.

  • May 8th, 2020

Dear Journal: Disagreement works better when we listen, too

Editor’s note: Karen Harris Tully is a writer who lives in Raymond…

  • May 7th, 2020

Dear Abby: Teen chafes under dad’s strict style of parenting

Dear Abby: I am a teenage girl in an average family. I…

  • May 6th, 2020

Dear Journal: When the world seems big, try thinking small

Editor’s note: Karen Harris Tully is a writer who lives in Raymond…

  • May 6th, 2020

Wicked! Daniel Radcliffe kicks off a star-studded reading of the first Harry Potter book

By Christi Carras Los Angeles Times Surprise! Daniel Radcliffe is returning to…

  • May 6th, 2020

Bishop Center lining up online entertainment

The Aberdeen performing arts venue is developing a slate of virtual entertainment free for homebound Harborites.

  • May 5th, 2020

Dear Abby: Reconnecting with son’s dad makes recent divorcee giddy

Dear Abby: I just divorced my husband. We were together for 13…

  • May 5th, 2020

Dear Journal: Flash Fiction Challenge — And the winner is …

This has been a great Flash Fiction Challenge where I asked Harborites…

  • May 5th, 2020

State agency to count Scotch broom, asks for help from residents

The Chronicle The Washington Invasive Species Council, along with other state agencies…

  • May 5th, 2020