Karen Rowe appointed to Aberdeen City Council

Co-owner of GH Wine Sellars located downtown said her top goal is attracting more jobs

Centralia Sonic drive-in reverses ‘tens of thousands of dollars’ in charges

In September, the restaurant’s credit card machine routed credit and debit payments to a tire store in Texas.

  • Jan 15th, 2017

Lawmaker wants to repeal gun sale background checks approved by Washington voters

The bill has been referred to the House Judiciary Committee, but has not yet been scheduled for a hearing.

  • Jan 15th, 2017

Wet weather may bring river flooding, Weather Service warns

Heavy rain starting Monday night and lasting into Wednesday may drive some rivers above flood stage.

  • Jan 15th, 2017

Dispatches for Jan. 12

Calls to local emergency services

Larson fines himself $500 and city will redo Tesla contract

Mayor says he should have noted stock ownership before negotiating contract

North Cove mystery shipwreck travels to Washaway Beach

Museum researching origins with Maritime Archaeological Society

Oil case — Tribe and environmentalists win major victory in state Supreme Court

Foes claim victory, but Contanda plans to proceed ‘with building and operating this project’

Public record: Superior Court, Jan. 12

Recent case list from Grays Harbor County Superior Court.

  • Jan 13th, 2017

Rep. Jim Walsh testifies against closing Naselle Youth Camp

Aberdeen legislator opposes Governor Inslee’s proposal to close the juvenile rehabilitation facility

Boundary Review Board approves Elma annexation, with stipulations

City must take over maintenance of roadways. City can appeal to Superior Court.

  • Jan 12th, 2017

Fish & Wildlife proposes significant hikes to fishing, hunting license costs

Director: No getting around it, new funds required to maintain fishing, hunting opportunity

Breaking — Quinaults win major victory in oil case

State Supreme Court rules in favor of environmentalists

  • Jan 12th, 2017

Fire destroys Ocean City home

Closes both lanes of SR109

  • Jan 12th, 2017

GH Woodworkers, Great Northwest credit unions to merge

Merger reportedly fast-tracked by ‘unusual events’

Crystal Steam Bath building knocked down

Local historian remembers family trips to place where locals went to cleanse their bodies and souls

  • Jan 11th, 2017

It’s possible to stay home and see a doctor

Summit Pacific Medical Center in Elma offers virtual care for the flu and minor medical problems

Jetty repair request outlined for City Council

State asked to fund 1,000 feet of rehabilitation

New state schools chief withdraws support for predecessor’s lawsuit against state

Predecessor initiated suit, claiming local school levy dollars can’t be used for wages

Perfect weather to watch films inside

Catch two shows at the Bishop Center

  • Jan 11th, 2017