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A preliminary rendering of the Willapa Center, which will include 30 affordable housing units and a first-floor early learning center. A color scheme has not yet been decided.

Raymond’s Willapa Center will include 30 affordable housing units, licensed child care

The scene of a devastating downtown Raymond fire more than two decades…

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A preliminary rendering of the Willapa Center, which will include 30 affordable housing units and a first-floor early learning center. A color scheme has not yet been decided.

Aberdeen, Hoquiam lobbyists working to have levee, rail projects construction-ready by 2023

A couple of big-ticket projects — the Aberdeen/Hoquiam flood protection levee and…

Arrest in Oakville after gun fired

An Oakville man was arrested after a weapon was fired during an…

Buckle up! WSP to hold emphasis patrols in region all summer

Washington State Patrol warns: Buckle up after multiple fatal accidents in our area.

Grays Harbor College plans ‘hybrid’ graduation ceremony June 25

Grays Harbor College will hold a hybrid graduation ceremony this year, including…

  • May 11th, 2021

Judge rejects NRA’s Texas bankruptcy bid as attempt to avoid NY attorney general oversight

NEW YORK — A judge rejected the National Rifle Association’s bid Tuesday…

  • May 11th, 2021

Ocean Shores cleanup vouchers will be distributed

Ocean Shores residents who were uable to pick up vouchers in April…

  • May 11th, 2021
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Failor Field, the Little League ballpark in south Aberdeen, will get a new, taller fence and a new ADA bathroom thanks in part to a $260,000 state grant.

State grant will help fund improvements at south Aberdeen Little League field

Failor Field, the Little League baseball field at Pioneer Park in South…

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Failor Field, the Little League ballpark in south Aberdeen, will get a new, taller fence and a new ADA bathroom thanks in part to a $260,000 state grant.

Two suspects sought after gun incident in Grayland

The Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Office is searching for two suspects that…

Woman arrested in connection with fire at Driftwood Playhouse

Aberdeen police arrested a woman in connection with a fire that was…

Black bear is ‘put down’ due to safety concerns after it was seen near Lacey homes

The Olympian A black bear, estimated at more than 200 pounds, was…

  • May 10th, 2021

Correction

Data correction

  • May 10th, 2021

Lewis County meeting canceled after Winlock mayor refuses to wear mask

By Claudia Yaw The Chronicle Citing Winlock Mayor Brandon Svenson’s refusal to…

  • May 10th, 2021

Multiple city council seats up for grabs; filing week is May 17-21

There are 37 city council seats across Grays Harbor County up for…

DAVE HAVILAND | THE DAILY WORLD 
Two days of inspection on the Simpson Avenue Bridge in Hoquiam began Monday. The bridge was closed between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday and will be again Tuesday as crews use a special under-bridge inspection truck to check out the condition of the movable structure.

Simpson Avenue Bridge inspection brings closures

Two days of inspection on the Simpson Avenue Bridge in Hoquiam began…

  • May 10th, 2021
DAVE HAVILAND | THE DAILY WORLD 
Two days of inspection on the Simpson Avenue Bridge in Hoquiam began Monday. The bridge was closed between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday and will be again Tuesday as crews use a special under-bridge inspection truck to check out the condition of the movable structure.
A Naloxone kit at the Grays Harbor Public Health and Social Services Department.

County Commissioners reviewing Naloxone program

Drug used when someone is overdosing

A Naloxone kit at the Grays Harbor Public Health and Social Services Department.
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Director of Utilities & Community Development Mark Cox ponders the clock on top of the county courthouse building.

The clock on top of the historic Montesano courthouse will soon be repaired

It is said that a clock that stands still is sure to…

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Director of Utilities & Community Development Mark Cox ponders the clock on top of the county courthouse building.

Correction

Bridge contractor correction The State Route 107 bridge project contractor was incorrectly…

  • May 7th, 2021

Dear Journal: Life’s a rough draft; you are your own best editor

Dear Journal: I’ve been editing my new novel, which is rough, but…

  • May 7th, 2021

Inspection work to close the US 101 Simpson Avenue Bridge next week

The Simpson Avenue Bridge in Hoquiam will be closed to all traffic…

  • May 7th, 2021