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Trump pardons soldier convicted in Afghanistan killings

Bloomberg News WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump on Friday granted clemency…

  • Nov 18th, 2019

 

Sawyer Drake tries to contain her excitement about getting a new cousin Friday during the National Adoption Day ceremony in Judge Stephen Brown’s courtroom at Grays Harbor County Superior Court in Montesano. (Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)

County celebrates newly expanded families

National Adoption Day event held at Grays Harbor County Superior Court.

  • Nov 15th, 2019

 

Thurston County plans estimated $19 million jail expansion

By Sara Gentzler The Olympian Thurston County commissioners unanimously agreed Wednesday to…

  • Nov 15th, 2019

 

WDFW postpones Willapa Bay salmon advisory meeting

A regularly scheduled meeting regarding the management of salmon stocks and fisheries…

  • Nov 17th, 2019

Washington state implements Gender “X” option on driver’s licenses

By Devin Perez Columbia Basin Herald Following months of feedback from citizens…

  • Nov 15th, 2019

As historic inquiry unfolds, congressman from Olympia has a front row seat

Congressman Denny Heck, a Democrat from Olympia, made his mark as House Intelligence Committee member.

Under new Trump administration rule, hospitals will have to share information on pricing

By Julie Appleby Kaiser Health News Hospitals will soon have to share…

  • Nov 17th, 2019

NOAA argues to allow Makah Tribe to hunt gray whales off Washington again

By Hal Bernton and Evan Bush The Seattle Times More than two…

  • Nov 15th, 2019

Herrera Beutler’s spokeswoman declines to comment on impeachment hearings

By Calley Hair The Columbian A spokeswoman for U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera…

  • Nov 15th, 2019

Funding for Cosi muni building has razor-thin lead

The spending measure that would authorize Cosmopolis to sell bonds to pay…

  • Nov 15th, 2019

Outcome of OS Mayoral race will wait until Nov. 26 or later

By Scott D. Johnston For The Grays Harbor News Group The Ocean…

  • Nov 15th, 2019

Women’s group donates $16K to ‘ninja charity’

By Kat Bryant Grays Harbor News Group The inaugural event for 100+…

  • Nov 17th, 2019

Paul Pekola celebrates 100th birthday

Celebration at Channel Point

  • Nov 15th, 2019

Some races still too close to call

In the latest vote counting, announced Thursday afternoon, Ocean Shores Mayor Crystal…

  • Nov 14th, 2019
(Dee Anne Shaw photo) Members of the Aberdeen girls swim team perch on an Aberdeen fire truck to get a bird’s eye view of the sendoff rally for them Thursday morning as they head to the state tournament this weekend.

Aberdeen swim team gets a sendoff to state

The Aberdeen High student body, with help from the Aberdeen Fire Department,…

  • Nov 15th, 2019
(Dee Anne Shaw photo) Members of the Aberdeen girls swim team perch on an Aberdeen fire truck to get a bird’s eye view of the sendoff rally for them Thursday morning as they head to the state tournament this weekend.

Aberdeen Council unanimously approves utility rate hikes

The Aberdeen City Council has unanimously approved significant increases in water, sewer…

Adult portion of salmon daily limits reduced in coastal freshwater systems from Hoh River south to Grays Harbor basin and Marine area 2-2

Editor’s note: Following is an unedited news release from the state Department…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Hoquiam wins Food Ball in a very close match

By Kat Bryant Grays Harbor News Group It was very close, but…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Congressman recognized for salmon protection efforts

The Coalition of Coastal Fisheries has awarded Congressman Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor,…

  • Nov 13th, 2019

UPDATED (3:22 p.m. Nov. 14): Inmates help stop woman from killing herself at jail

UPDATE (3:22 p.m. Nov. 14) A 42-year-old woman tried to hang herself…

  • Nov 13th, 2019