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Democrats say Trump continues to abuse power and must be removed from office

By Chris Megerian and Molly O’Toole Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON, D.C. —…

  • Jan 24th, 2020

 

Proposed Chehalis dam the topic of Audubon Society’s first program of 2020

A proposed dam on the upper Chehalis River will be the main…

  • Jan 24th, 2020

 

Oakville town hall on schools is Jan. 30

A town hall meeting will be held next week to discuss the…

  • Jan 24th, 2020

 

Another slide on U.S. 101 at Cosi hill

A section of Highway 101 south of Cosmopolis at milepost 78.6 is…

  • Jan 24th, 2020
Wes Cormier

Cormier to run for state Senate in 19th District

Elma resident Wes Cormier has announced his candidacy for the Washington State…

  • Jan 24th, 2020
Wes Cormier

Bond for new Stevens Elementary on February ballot

With ballots being mailed out this week for the Feb. 11 special…

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                                Congressman Derek Kilmer, left, talks to Ocean Gold Seafood’s Al Carter in Westport Friday morning as commercial crab boats prepare for today’s season opener. Kilmer was in town to talk commercial and charter fishing with a group of charter, commercial, port and shellfish industry representatives.

Congressman talks commercial fishing in Westport

With the Westport Marina bustling in preparation for the commercial crab opener…

DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                Congressman Derek Kilmer, left, talks to Ocean Gold Seafood’s Al Carter in Westport Friday morning as commercial crab boats prepare for today’s season opener. Kilmer was in town to talk commercial and charter fishing with a group of charter, commercial, port and shellfish industry representatives.
Photo courtesy Jordan Wolfe
                                Jordan Wolfe hopes to bring a skate park to Elma.

Skate park proposed for East County

Elma Council, Tony Hawk Foundation express support for project

  • Jan 24th, 2020
Photo courtesy Jordan Wolfe
                                Jordan Wolfe hopes to bring a skate park to Elma.
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                                Hoquiam Police Officer Phillip High, second from right, was awarded the Grays Harbor Masonic Lodge Hoquiam Police officer of the year award in 2017. Also pictured from left are then-Hoquiam Mayor Jasmine Dickhoff, Hoquiam Police Chief Jeff Myers, and retired Hoquiam Police Deputy Chief Don Wertanen.

10-year veteran of the Hoquiam Police force dies

Hoquiam Police Officer Phil High, a 10-year veteran of the force, died…

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                                Hoquiam Police Officer Phillip High, second from right, was awarded the Grays Harbor Masonic Lodge Hoquiam Police officer of the year award in 2017. Also pictured from left are then-Hoquiam Mayor Jasmine Dickhoff, Hoquiam Police Chief Jeff Myers, and retired Hoquiam Police Deputy Chief Don Wertanen.

Forecasters say high water will linger

Days and days of rain were having a predictable effect, swelling streams…

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                                David and Ellen Foscue at the Perito Moreno Glacier in Argentina.

Adventure, curiosity and duty marked the life of Judge Foscue

Former Grays Harbor Superior Court Judge David Foscue died Monday night, the…

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                                David and Ellen Foscue at the Perito Moreno Glacier in Argentina.

Fast moving rotating storm prompted tornado warning

A tornado warning issued for Aberdeen and Hoquiam late Tuesday afternoon brought…

Levy: 13 percent of Ocosta school budget on the line

Submitted by Heather Sweet Ocosta School Superintendent Ocosta School District residents should…

  • Jan 23rd, 2020

Pedestrian hit on Simpson Avenue

A 52-year-old Aberdeen man was hit by a vehicle on Simpson Avenue…

  • Jan 23rd, 2020

Ex-judge David Foscue dies

Former Grays Harbor Superior Court Judge David Foscue died Monday night and…

  • Jan 21st, 2020

Thurston deputy shoots and kills man after he pulls out knife

By Rolf Boone The Olympian A Thurston County Sheriff’s deputy shot and…

  • Jan 21st, 2020

Texas woman injured when she crashes into street sign and trees near Oakville

The Olympian A woman was injured Sunday when she crashed her car…

  • Jan 21st, 2020

Ocean Shores woman injured in wreck on SR 109

An 82-year-old Ocean Shores woman was injured in a single-vehicle crash on…

  • Jan 21st, 2020
The site east of Main Street and south of the railroad tracks in Montesano is proposed for a new medical clinic building owned and leased by the city. Photo taken Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, in Montesano, WA. (Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)

City of Monte hopes to build a medical center

The city of Montesano is pursuing a plan to build a medical…

  • Jan 21st, 2020
The site east of Main Street and south of the railroad tracks in Montesano is proposed for a new medical clinic building owned and leased by the city. Photo taken Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, in Montesano, WA. (Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)
COURTESY WESTPORT MARITIME MUSEUM
                                The Westport commercial crab fleet and U.S. Coast Guard prep for the 2019 commercial crab season opener. This year’s opener north of Klipsan Beach is Saturday, Jan. 25.

Commercial crab season north of Klipsan Beach opens Saturday

The 2020 commercial Dungeness crab fishery north of Klipsan Beach will start…

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                                The Westport commercial crab fleet and U.S. Coast Guard prep for the 2019 commercial crab season opener. This year’s opener north of Klipsan Beach is Saturday, Jan. 25.