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Shores council facing decisions on homeless

Zoning is an issue

Delta passenger who struck flight attendant faces $52,500 fine

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A Delta Air Lines passenger who struck a flight…

  • May 18th, 2021

Federal grant will pay for development of Elma school-based telehealth program

The U.S. Health and Resource Services Administration (HRSA) awarded a grant of…

  • May 18th, 2021
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Ken Ufkin, Shoalwater Bay Tribe Emergency Management Director, and his predecessor Lee Shipman embrace after Monday’s groundbreaking ceremony for the tribe’s tsunami evacuation tower. The necklace around Ufkin’s neck was presented to him by Shipman at the conclusion of the ceremony.

Rising above: Shoalwater Bay Tribe tsunami evacuation tower construction underway

By the end of this year, construction of the Shoalwater Bay Tribe’s…

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Ken Ufkin, Shoalwater Bay Tribe Emergency Management Director, and his predecessor Lee Shipman embrace after Monday’s groundbreaking ceremony for the tribe’s tsunami evacuation tower. The necklace around Ufkin’s neck was presented to him by Shipman at the conclusion of the ceremony.

Filing week opens for dozens of offices in the county

Rich Hartman seeking OS council seat

photos by DAVE HAVILAND | THE DAILY WORLD 
Fire destroys the spirit production building for Ocean’s Daughter Distillery, a subsidiary of Westport Winery

Fire destroys distillery building at the Westport Winery

The building at the Westport Winery used for the production of spirits,…

photos by DAVE HAVILAND | THE DAILY WORLD 
Fire destroys the spirit production building for Ocean’s Daughter Distillery, a subsidiary of Westport Winery
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A box truck driver was transported from the scene for medical evaluation after police say he failed to stop at a flashing red light and collided with a log truck early Monday morning.

Log truck, box truck collide, snarl traffic through town

A log truck and a box truck collided in downtown Aberdeen early…

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A box truck driver was transported from the scene for medical evaluation after police say he failed to stop at a flashing red light and collided with a log truck early Monday morning.
Grays Harbor County COVID-19 cases by zip code, updated by public health Friday.

Recent COVID-19 case surge appears to be countywide

The recent surge in COVID-19 cases in Grays Harbor County has prompted…

Grays Harbor County COVID-19 cases by zip code, updated by public health Friday.
A fire destroyed the distillery at the Westport Winery Saturday night. Dave Haviland | The Daily World

Fire claims distillery at Westport Winery

A fire destroyed the distillery building at the Westport Winery late Saturday…

  • May 16th, 2021
A fire destroyed the distillery at the Westport Winery Saturday night. Dave Haviland | The Daily World
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Josh Warness with Grays Harbor Monument removes the stencil after engraving 22 new names into the Marion J. “Bogey” Bogdanovich Veterans Honor Wall in Montesano Thursday.

22 names added to Montesano veterans honor wall

The Marion J. “Bogey” Bogdanovich Veterans Honor Wall in Montesano’s Fleet Park…

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Josh Warness with Grays Harbor Monument removes the stencil after engraving 22 new names into the Marion J. “Bogey” Bogdanovich Veterans Honor Wall in Montesano Thursday.
Courtesy Photo, Sandra Bielski prepared for a day of landscaping.

After 34 years on ASD board, Bielski won’t seek another term

As filing week gets underway next week, one name will be noticably…

Courtesy Photo, Sandra Bielski prepared for a day of landscaping.
COVID-19 cases by Grays Harbor County zip code map, updated May 7. The map is updated each Friday and can be found at <a href="https://www.healthygh.org/directory/covid19/casecount" target="_blank">healthygh.org/directory/covid19/casecount</a>.

Grays Harbor County total COVID-19 case count surpasses 4,000

COVID-19 cases have continued to rise over the past couple of weeks…

COVID-19 cases by Grays Harbor County zip code map, updated May 7. The map is updated each Friday and can be found at <a href="https://www.healthygh.org/directory/covid19/casecount" target="_blank">healthygh.org/directory/covid19/casecount</a>.
Courtesy state Department of Fish and Wildlife 
Map of Mocrocks Beach approaches.
Courtesy state Department of Fish and Wildlife 
Map of Mocrocks Beach approaches.

PUD notifies residents of North Beach planned outage May 20-21

The Grays Harbor Public Utility District is notifying customers in North Beach…

  • May 14th, 2021

Simpson Avenue Bridge will be closed overnight starting Monday for paving

The Simpson Avenue Bridge in Hoquiam will close to all traffic between…

  • May 14th, 2021

Walsh-sponsored funding will bring $900,000 for transitional housing

Rep. Jim Walsh announces $900,000 grant to help shelter Grays Harbor County homeless

Ocean Shores pedestrian badly injured, driver arrested

76-year-old woman hurt; dog dies in incident

Household hazardous materials dropoff spot is moving

Grays Harbor County’s household hazardous waste dropoff program will be moving to…

Positive COVID tests return Ocosta schools to remote learning

Ocosta school district students will return to at-home learning after COVID testing…