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County will approach reopening with caution

By Doug Barker The Daily World Key members of the multi-disciplinary team…

SKIP RADCLIFFE PHOTO 
                                Ocean Shores Police Department personnel bring one of two kayakers out of the surf near the North Jetty Thursday, April 30.

Two rescued from Ocean Shores surf

Ocean Shores Police personnel rescued two people from the surf near the…

  • May 4th, 2020
SKIP RADCLIFFE PHOTO 
                                Ocean Shores Police Department personnel bring one of two kayakers out of the surf near the North Jetty Thursday, April 30.

$8 million in fishery disaster funds coming to Washington tribes

U.S. Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell, the highest ranking Democrat on…

  • May 1st, 2020

Aberdeen City Hall tent camp to remain open through June 5

AG’s office said May 15 closure would violate the governor’s no evictions order

Aberdeen forms committee to address COVID-19-related budget issues

As the City of Aberdeen tries to plan ahead in the midst…

COURTESY ABERDEEN POLICE DEPARTMENT 
                                Aberdeen Police have arrested an Aberdeen man after an investigation into the April 9 burglary of the UPX store on East Wishkah Street.

Aberdeen man arrested for April 9 UPX burglary

A 51-year old Aberdeen man was arrested Thursday afternoon in relation to…

  • May 1st, 2020
COURTESY ABERDEEN POLICE DEPARTMENT 
                                Aberdeen Police have arrested an Aberdeen man after an investigation into the April 9 burglary of the UPX store on East Wishkah Street.

Aberdeen seeks $1 million loan for Basich Blvd repairs, continues to seek other funding

The City of Aberdeen is applying for a $1 million loan for…

Correction

Wrong school The Page 1 photo on Thursday’s Daily World of playground…

  • May 1st, 2020
COURTESY OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR 
                                On June 17, 2019, Gov. Jay Inslee attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the first electric school bus in Washington at Franklin Pierce High School in Tacoma. The Elma and Lake Quinault school districts were recently awarded more than $600,000 in Ecology grant money to purchase two electric school buses.

Elma, Lake Quinault school districts get $600,000-plus in Ecology grant money for electric buses

The Elma and Lake Quinault school districts have been awarded state Department…

COURTESY OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR 
                                On June 17, 2019, Gov. Jay Inslee attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the first electric school bus in Washington at Franklin Pierce High School in Tacoma. The Elma and Lake Quinault school districts were recently awarded more than $600,000 in Ecology grant money to purchase two electric school buses.

Face masks to be required in OS starting May 6; beach approach closure extended; curfew ended

By Scott D. Johnston For The Daily World Ocean Shores Mayor Crystal…

  • May 1st, 2020

Fire insurance rates could jump for 200 OS homes

By Scott D. Johnston For The Daily World Two hundred or so…

  • May 1st, 2020

Flood Authority endorses dam as part of Chehalis Basin solution

The Chehalis Basin Flood Authority, a coalition of county and municipal governments…

  • May 1st, 2020

Pacific County’s first COVID-19 death attributed to out-of -state resident

A Pacific County resident who was diagnosed with COVID-19 while out of…

Two rescued from surf in Ocean Shores

Two people were plucked from the surf off Ocean Shores Thursday by…

  • May 1st, 2020

Unattended heater likely cause of Aberdeen house fire

An electrical short in a heater left running to dry out some…

  • May 1st, 2020
DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                Playground equipment stands empty at Central Elementary School in Hoquiam.

18 teachers cut as Hoquiam School District braces for funding decline

Uncertainty about school funding as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic will…

DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                Playground equipment stands empty at Central Elementary School in Hoquiam.

Report: Coronavirus-hammered state budgets worse off than feared

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The COVID-19 pandemic could cost state governments $650 billion…

  • Apr 29th, 2020

Reps. Walsh, Young issue joint plan to jump-start Washington’s economy

Washington State Reps. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor, and Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, have…

  • Apr 29th, 2020

CDC recommends social distancing for dogs, cats, other animals

By Connie Nelson Minneapolis Star Tribune The Centers For Disease Control and…

  • Apr 28th, 2020
DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP 
                                Cosmo Specialty Fibers in Cosmopolis will begin a temporary shutdown of operations Friday.

Cosmo Specialty Fibers to begin temporary shutdown Friday

Due to a decline in product demand brought on by COVID-19 in…

DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP 
                                Cosmo Specialty Fibers in Cosmopolis will begin a temporary shutdown of operations Friday.