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Shop With a Cop from both sides of the badge for Cosmopolis Reserve Officer

Cosmopolis Reserve Officer Devin Kite

Sirens were blaring from over 50 police cruisers in downtown Aberdeen this morning for the 16th Annual Grays Harbor Shop with a Cop program. Officers from more than 12 different agencies guided their shoppers through the Aberdeen Wal-Mart. Store manager

Eight foot cross stolen from Grays Harbor church

Grayland Presbyterian Church

The Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Department is on the lookout for a man carrying an 8-foot cross in the Grayland area. Well it may be a woman, Lt. Matt Stowers with the Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Department tells KBKW at

Shelton woman struck by hit and run driver while pumping gas

Shelton 76

A Shelton woman was injured after another car drove into her while she was pumping gas yesterday, the driver of the other vehicle sped off and was later stopped in Olympia and arrested on Vehicular Assault as well as Hit

Missing mother and two month old son located, father remains at large

Be on the lookout for Christine Curry and Chase Poledna

The Grays Harbor Sheriff’s Office has located Thomas P. Poledna, and his mother, Christine Curry. Police are still looking for the boy’s father, Chase Poledna, he was last seen in the company of his mother November 21st in Elma, Washington. Felony warrants were issued

It’s not a 50-car police chase, Shop With a Cop in downtown Aberdeen this Saturday

2013 Shop with a Cop Program in Aberdeen

Lights and sirens in downtown Aberdeen tomorrow will be the Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Department’s Shop With a Cop program. It’s supported this year by over twenty sponsors, nine city police agencies, the Sheriff’s Department and volunteer deputies, as well

It’s U-Haul, not U-Lose on the highway

U-Hauled

A U-Haul trailer may have raised the heart rates of a few drivers on U.S. Route 12 through Brady yesterday afternoon. The lonely trailer was sitting in the left lane of Eastbound traffic just after the Satsop River Bridge around

11th Annual Kettle Klash raises over $24,000 in 5 minutes

11th Annual Salvation Army Kettle Klash

Another great start for giving at the Salvation Army’s 11th Annual Kettle Klash yesterday with over $24-thousand raised in about 5 minutes. Local business leaders emptied their pockets into the red kettles during the luncheon. Just before announcing the final

Grays Harbor County awarded nearly $500-thousand for salmon recovery

washington state recreation and conservation office

Organizations in 29 counties were given $18 million in grants to restore salmon habitat and conserve pristine areas, helping bring salmon back from the brink of extinction, the Washington Salmon Recovery Funding Board announced today. In addition, the salmon board

One injured after log truck collides with bridge beam in Raymond

Raymond Log Truck accident

UPDATE: A 37 year old Montesano man was transported from the scene to Willapa Harbor Hospital, his brother reports he suffered some scrapes and bruises but was otherwise OK.  Traffic is backed up in downtown Raymond this morning, a log

Speed not a factor in Aberdeen log truck rollover

Aberdeen log truck accident

The intersection at the South end of the Chehalis River Bridge was backed up for most of Wednesday after a fully-loaded log truck lost it’s load around 9:30 yesterday. Aberdeen Police Captain John Green reports no injuries, the 47 year