News

10-year old is official Teddy Bear Officer for Montesano VFW Auxiliary

Collects teddy bears year-round, donates them to Children’s Advocacy Center

Commissioners adopt 2017 budget

Commissioners compromise on figures in the middle

  • Dec 23rd, 2016

Convention Center consultants visit Ocean Shores venue

Not enough effort goes into selling the facility, consultants say

  • Dec 23rd, 2016

Cosmopolis family of four loses belongings, including Christmas gifts, in fire

Young family was not at home at time of the fire, house left ‘unlivable’

Evan Waara: On guard against Cystic Fibrosis

Ocosta High school freshman, Evan Waara, is making a name for himself in more ways than one.

  • Dec 23rd, 2016

New Fish & Wildlife hunting, fishing license system up and running

More user-friendly site went online Dec. 18, more than a thousand sales in first two days

Power outage in West Aberdeen on Friday

About 700 customers were affected by the outage caused by a power line being struck by tree

Sales tax rates to increase in Grays Harbor County on Jan. 1

0.3 percent increase approved by voters in August, funds criminal justice, public safety

Study: Investing in fisheries management improves fish populations

Key attributes identified, including science-based stock assessments, limiting fishing pressure

Dispatches for Dec. 23

Calls to area emergency service agencies

Aberdeen Police arrest man for rape of a child

Victim’s father reportedly caught the suspect with his 13-year old daughter

Aberdeen’s Tesla station opens

Teslas charge up.

Grays Harbor County unemployment rate third highest in state

Bright spots for future employment sources include Port of Grays Harbor, Gateway Center

Incentives offered for announcing retirement plans early

Certificated employees of Aberdeen School District will receive bonus if they provide ample notice

Port Commission approves Satsop lease with Overstock.com

Online retailer’s call center will create 150 new jobs in just a few months

Tyler Inman disappearance marked on 34th anniversary

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children issues press release about 1982 incident

Walsh named to three House committees

Session starts Jan. 9

  • Dec 21st, 2016

Dispatches for Dec. 21

Calls to local emergency service agencies

Bar business veterans will open in Polish Club location

Whiskey Creek Saloon to open soon in Aberdeen