Monthly Archives: July 2012

Paint The Corridor Kicks Off With WET PAINT

ABERDEEN, Wash. - The third annual Paint the Corridor project kicked off this morning at the Barrier West shop along the Aberdeen Port Dock Route. Over 50 people gathered to pick up supplies, get a quick lesson on proper painting

Copalis Crossing Couple Located in Clallam County

COPALIS CROSSING, Wash. - The Grays Harbor County Sheriff's Department has cancelled the attempt to locate Roy and Bonnie Buchanan, the couple was located in Clallam County this morning.
Chief Criminal Deputy Dave Pimentel tells us Roy and Bonnie Buchanan went missing

Westport To Open For Daily Salmon Fishing

WESTPORT, Wash. - Beginning Aug. 3, marine waters off of Westport (Marine Area 2) will be open to salmon fishing seven days a week, joining the three other ocean areas already open on a daily basis, the Washington Department of

Army Corps. of Engineers to Rebuild Willapa Dune

WILLAPA BAY, Wash. - In an effort to preserve Native American cultural lands, mitigate flood risks and improve coastal habitat for a threatened species, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District, is reconstructing a sand dune in Willapa Bay

WDFW Seeks Input on Pocket Gophers

Survey teams from the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) have been searching the Capitol Forest in Thurston County in recent weeks for signs of Mazama pocket gophers, a protected species with an uncertain future.

Over the next five months,

Sun and Surf Run This Weekend in Ocean Shores

OCEAN SHORES, Wash. - They are already arriving and the sound of engines has been reverberating throughout the afternoon. The annual Sun and Surf Motorcycle Run brings over 90 vendors, bands, bar, beer, a tattoo contest, an auction, a parade,

Grays Harbor Officials Eye Suicide Attempt Rates

ABERDEEN, Wash. - Grays Harbor Community Hospital and Mark Reed Emergency Departments, EMS providers, and Public Health are teaming up to monitor suicide attempts among young people. The new reporting system is intended to give public health officials more insight

Pontoons to Float From Aberdeen Next Week

ABERDEEN, Wash. - Six massive concrete pontoons – some of the largest ever built in Washington – will float out from Aberdeen next week, a major step toward assembling a replacement State Route 520 floating bridge later this summer.

Transportation Secretary

North Coast Bottomfish Fishery Will Remain Open Through Labor Day

OLYMPIA, Wash. - The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) announced today that the recreational bottomfish fishery off the north coast of Washington will remain open through Labor Day, postponing a closure previously

Aberdeen Public Works Director Larry Bledsoe to Retire

ABERDEEN, Wash. - The City of Aberdeen will spend $20-thousand to search for a new Public Works Director. City Councilman Jeff Cook said last night that current Director Larry Bledsoe plans to retire by the end of the year.

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