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Driver swerves to miss deer on Highway 12, injured in rollover wreck Monday

A 28-year-old Olympia woman was injured in a single call rollover crash…

  • Apr 12th, 2021

 

Thurston County may spend up to $1 million managing Olympia homeless camps

By Brandon Block The Olympian Thurston County Board of Commissioners have unanimously…

  • Apr 12th, 2021

 

Dear Journal: Shootings — they continue to be the story of our lives

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

  • Apr 12th, 2021

 

How local legislators voted in Olympia

State legislative leaders began budget negotiations behind closed doors last week, after…

  • Apr 12th, 2021
RYAN SPARKS THE DAILY WORLD 
A two-vehicle wreck in Aberdeen Sunday that sent three people to the hospital is under investigation.

Possible DUI crash in Aberdeen sends three to the hospital Sunday

Witnesses say the driver of a Dodge Durango was traveling at more…

RYAN SPARKS THE DAILY WORLD 
A two-vehicle wreck in Aberdeen Sunday that sent three people to the hospital is under investigation.

Major fish-passage barrier on Chehalis River to be addressed

The Chronicle A major fish-passage barrier in the West Fork Chehalis River…

  • Apr 10th, 2021

GHC awards tenure to seven faculty members

The Grays Harbor College Board of Trustees has awarded tenure to seven…

  • Apr 10th, 2021
Detectives located numerous counterfeit prescription pills, believed to contain fentanyl, a loaded .380 handgun, along with cash and items consistent with the distribution and delivery of narcotics in a search of a West Aberdeen residence earlier this week. (APD Photo)
 Photo provided by Aberdeen Police Department

Pills, cash, handgun recovered in Aberdeen drug bust

Police say they arrested a suspected drug dealer and seized suspected drugs,…

Detectives located numerous counterfeit prescription pills, believed to contain fentanyl, a loaded .380 handgun, along with cash and items consistent with the distribution and delivery of narcotics in a search of a West Aberdeen residence earlier this week. (APD Photo)
 Photo provided by Aberdeen Police Department
The culvert at the 28th Street boat launch where Fry Creek dumps into Grays Harbor. 	DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD

East Aberdeen traffic solution in current Senate and House transpo budgets

Fry Creek flood control in budget picture, too

The culvert at the 28th Street boat launch where Fry Creek dumps into Grays Harbor. 	DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD 
The isolation and quarantine facility on 8th Street in Hoquiam opened March 31.

More mass vaccination clinics announced

Word on whether Grays Harbor County will remain in Phase 3 of state’s reopening plan comes Monday

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD 
The isolation and quarantine facility on 8th Street in Hoquiam opened March 31.

County meetings will stay on Zoom for awhile

Increase in citizen participation noted

Rescued bunnies galore available for adoption through PAWS

The Easter bunny has come and gone this year, but there are…

  • Apr 7th, 2021
COURTESY GRAYS HARBOR FIRE DISTRICT 2
A motorcyclist was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after an early-morning two-vehicle crash on State Route 12 Wednesday.

Motorcyclist airlifted to Harborview after early morning SR12 crash

A collision between a pickup truck and a motorcycle on State Route…

  • Apr 7th, 2021
COURTESY GRAYS HARBOR FIRE DISTRICT 2
A motorcyclist was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after an early-morning two-vehicle crash on State Route 12 Wednesday.
DAN HAMMOCK | The Daily World
Ticket holders wait in line to board the tall ship Lady Washington for the fireworks sail at the 2018 4th of July Splash Festival. The ship will be in port this summer, but COVID rules are making it uncertain right now whether it will be able to sail with passengers.

Sails and sale? Lady Washington plans to make waves, Chieftain may have buyer

The Lady Washington will be in town part of this summer. Washington’s…

DAN HAMMOCK | The Daily World
Ticket holders wait in line to board the tall ship Lady Washington for the fireworks sail at the 2018 4th of July Splash Festival. The ship will be in port this summer, but COVID rules are making it uncertain right now whether it will be able to sail with passengers.
DAVE HAVILAND THE DAILY WORLD Roglin's Inc. crews replaced the south timbers with concrete piers, a similar project upgraded the north piers several years ago.

Work on 107 bridge nearly complete

The State Route 107 bridge over the Chehalis River south of Montesano…

DAVE HAVILAND THE DAILY WORLD Roglin's Inc. crews replaced the south timbers with concrete piers, a similar project upgraded the north piers several years ago.

Body of missing woman found in river near Oakville

The Chronicle The body of a missing woman was recovered from a…

  • Apr 6th, 2021

When will people younger than 16 be COVID-vaccine eligible in state?

By Ryan Blethen The Seattle Times People younger than 16 became the…

  • Apr 5th, 2021