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Domestic violence suspect tased by officer in East County

48-year-old from Satsop arrested for obstructing a law enforcement officer.

  • Feb 6th, 2020

Medication drop box available at Ocean Shores police station

The Ocean Shores Police Department now has a drop-box for citizens to…

  • Feb 6th, 2020

Defendant in pedestrian fatality appears in court

Zachary Ryan Youngblood, accused of fatally striking a woman with his girlfriend’s…

COURTESY PHOTO The 2020 Transportation Benefit District project plan calls for $426,000 in asphalt overlays.

Aberdeen releases 2020 Transportation Benefit District project plan

The City of Aberdeen’s annual Transportation Benefit District project plan calls for…

COURTESY PHOTO The 2020 Transportation Benefit District project plan calls for $426,000 in asphalt overlays.

Army Corps regulates flows from Wynoochee Dam for flood control

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Seattle District water managers took over regulating…

  • Feb 5th, 2020

County sells timber, happy with the price

The first timber sale of the the year is wrapping up, and…

  • Feb 5th, 2020

Monte Council considers changing Marcy Avenue layout, direction

Police chief looks to replace computers in vehicles; city working on easement request

  • Feb 5th, 2020
COURTESY WESTPORT MARITIME MUSEUM 
                                The Coast Guard City USA celebration in Westport tentatively scheduled for Feb. 7 will be postponed until later in May, around Memorial Day Weekend, to accommodate the schedules of officials who wish to attend.

Westport Coast Guard City celebration tentatively scheduled for late May

Westport was named an official Coast Guard City USA in August, becoming…

COURTESY WESTPORT MARITIME MUSEUM 
                                The Coast Guard City USA celebration in Westport tentatively scheduled for Feb. 7 will be postponed until later in May, around Memorial Day Weekend, to accommodate the schedules of officials who wish to attend.

Bicyclist with no light collides with car at night

A 23-year-old Aberdeen man was taken to the Grays Harbor Community Hospital…

  • Feb 4th, 2020
From left, Andrea McNamara Doyle, director at the Office of the Chehalis Basin; board member J. Vander Stoep; board member Edna Fund; and Cindy Bradley take part in an OCB board phonecall Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, in Chehalis. Grays Harbor County Commissioner Vickie Raines took part in the meeting by phone.(Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)
                                Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group 
                                From left, Andrea McNamara Doyle, director at the Office of the Chehalis Basin; board member J. Vander Stoep; board member Edna Fund; and Cindy Bradley take part in an OCB board phonecall Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, in Chehalis. Grays Harbor County Commissioner Vickie Raines took part in the meeting by phone.

Chehalis Basin board backs funding bill

The Office of the Chehalis Basin (OCB) board has backed a bill…

  • Feb 4th, 2020
From left, Andrea McNamara Doyle, director at the Office of the Chehalis Basin; board member J. Vander Stoep; board member Edna Fund; and Cindy Bradley take part in an OCB board phonecall Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, in Chehalis. Grays Harbor County Commissioner Vickie Raines took part in the meeting by phone.(Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)
                                Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group 
                                From left, Andrea McNamara Doyle, director at the Office of the Chehalis Basin; board member J. Vander Stoep; board member Edna Fund; and Cindy Bradley take part in an OCB board phonecall Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, in Chehalis. Grays Harbor County Commissioner Vickie Raines took part in the meeting by phone.
DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP 
                                Cosmopolis firefighters pose with the department’s new fire engine, unveiled Sunday morning.

Cosi rolls out first new fire engine in more than 30 years

Special election April 28

DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP 
                                Cosmopolis firefighters pose with the department’s new fire engine, unveiled Sunday morning.

GHC management degree program looking for applicants

One of Grays Harbor College’s four-year degree programs — Bachelor of Applied…

Lewis County extends moratorium on bottling plants

By Celene Fitzgerald The Chronicle The Lewis County Commissioners voted unanimously Monday…

  • Feb 4th, 2020

Monte locks gates to city forestland

Montesano to lock gates year-round; access still available through forestry officials

  • Feb 4th, 2020

Prosecutor declines charges for former Oakville schools officials

There will be no criminal case against former Oakville School District officials…

  • Feb 4th, 2020
Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group 
                                A Grays Harbor Transit bus waits to resume its trip toward Olympia on Thursday at the Montesano Station. GH Transit is considering expanding express service to Olympia and constructing park and ride lots along U.S. Highway 12/State Route 8.

Still time to comment on expanded service to Olympia

Grays Harbor Transit wants to hear from riders

  • Feb 4th, 2020
Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group 
                                A Grays Harbor Transit bus waits to resume its trip toward Olympia on Thursday at the Montesano Station. GH Transit is considering expanding express service to Olympia and constructing park and ride lots along U.S. Highway 12/State Route 8.

Daily World delivery will be by mail for most subscribers

Beginning March 3, most Daily World subscribers will receive their papers in…

  • Feb 4th, 2020

Aberdeen Armory insurance claim could pay millions more

Nineteen months after a fire destroyed Aberdeen’s Armory building, the insurance claim…

DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP 
                                Hoquiam Police Chief Jeff Myers and retired Aberdeen Police officer Tom Siress talk after the memorial service for Hoquiam Police Officer Phil High Saturday in Ocean Shores.

“Steady, professional” Hoquiam Police Officer Phil High remembered

Family, friends and first responders gathered at the Ocean Shores Convention Center…

DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP 
                                Hoquiam Police Chief Jeff Myers and retired Aberdeen Police officer Tom Siress talk after the memorial service for Hoquiam Police Officer Phil High Saturday in Ocean Shores.

Harbor records historically rainy January

As of midnight on Jan. 31, Grays Harbor has had one of…