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Museum group trying to move the needle

The public is going to get a chance to weigh-in on the…

  • Sep 13th, 2021

 

Two historic Coast Guard motor life boats entered the Westport Marina Aug. 16, 2021. Both were donated for display to the Westport South Beach Historical Society. Courtesy of John Shaw

USCG vessels a fine addition to Westport Maritime Museum

An important part of maritime history has made its way to Grays…

  • Sep 5th, 2021

 

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Don’t normalize unruly air travel

Just as some Americans started feeling better about travel during the pandemic,…

  • Aug 28th, 2021

 

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Earmarks are conducive to functional government

One cause of congressional gridlock over the past decade has been the…

  • Aug 26th, 2021
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Differing points on mandates need reason, respect

Find a high-powered microscope and take a look at COVID-19’s Delta variant.…

  • Aug 26th, 2021
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State should help protect Afghans who fled

The swift collapse of the Afghan government following the pullout of U.S.…

  • Aug 28th, 2021
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We can’t educate our way to racial economic equity

Last month, Senate Democrats released a $3.5 billion budget package that they…

  • Aug 28th, 2021
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Free speech carries great responbility

I am deeply concerned that Aberdeen has again garnered international notoriety, and…

  • Aug 24th, 2021
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North Shore Levee project a no-brainer

A pending request to get the Aberdeen City Council to commit $7…

  • Aug 24th, 2021
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Vaccine mandates will save lives

Gov. Jay Inslee showed important leadership by mandating COVID-19 vaccines for most…

  • Aug 24th, 2021
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A tale of two Oregons

Since Gov. Kate Brown lifted COVID-19 restrictions on June 30, four Multnomah…

  • Aug 23rd, 2021
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Humans need folklore; we’ve got D.B. Cooper

British author Diana Wynne Jones once said: “If you take myth and…

  • Aug 24th, 2021

Museum issue boils down to political will

Three years after the armory fire displaced the Aberdeen Museum of History…

  • Aug 23rd, 2021
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Inoculation still best way to fight latest surge

Among the latest talking points from those desiring to downplay the coronavirus…

  • Aug 23rd, 2021
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How can state’s highest-paid employee — more than $3M — be allowed to shirk vaccine mandate?

As COVID-19 hospitalizations mount ever higher — especially among the unvaccinated —…

  • Aug 21st, 2021
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Act locally to be part of global climate solution

The axiom that humans should think globally but act locally applies to…

  • Aug 22nd, 2021
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Survey asks: Are you ‘vegan-curious’?

A recent survey of 2,000 U.S. residents suggests that 1 in 5…

  • Aug 22nd, 2021
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Vaccine coverage challenges media trust at critical time

Angst, confusion and mixed messages about the pandemic are taking a toll…

  • Aug 22nd, 2021
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Regional Fire Authority costs need clear explanation

The road to establishing the Central Grays Harbor Regional Fire Authority seems…

  • Aug 21st, 2021

Clarity required as new drug law takes effect

State laws in Washington can be an unnavigable labyrinth of confusion and…

  • Jul 27th, 2021