Monthly Archives: August 2012

WDVA Seeking VSO Contractor for Grays Harbor County

ABERDEEN, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs is seeking an Accredited Veteran Service Organization Representative and/or Veteran Service Organization to provide veterans and the public with VA claims and benefits assistance in Aberdeen, WA under a

Van Decorated By Kurt Cobain Sells For $24k on eBay

MONTESANO, Wash. - Would you pay 24,000 for a 1972 Dodge Van, what if it was decorated by Nirvana front man and Aberdeen native Kurt Cobain? After multiple attempts to auction the rolling piece of music history, the "Melvan" sold

WSDOT Offers Traffic Tips for Labor Day Weekend

Make traveling on the last long weekend of the summer a little less hectic by tapping into the Washington State Department of Transportation’s array of traffic tips and information.\

A great starting point for statewide travel information is the WSDOT website

American Ghandi, Bernie Meyer, To Speak at Aberdeen Timberland Library

ABERDEEN, Wash. - Mahatma Gandhi is regarded as one of the great men of the 20th century for introducing nonviolence to oust the British Empire from India. Bernie Meyer, a long-time peace activist, will give a portrayal of Gandhi at

Back to School: Pay Attention in Class and Behind The Wheel


The Pacific County Sheriff’s Office would like to remind you to be especially cautious in and around our neighboring schools and as a part of our effort to

Winlock Man Arrested For 2007 Rape of A Child

WINLOCK, Wash. - Detectives from the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office arrested twenty-four year old Reginald L. Juntunen of Winlock for a 2007 east county rape case involving an eight year old female victim.

On September 22, 2007, deputies from the Lewis

Hospital District Selects Name for New Hospital Campus

Elma, Washington – The Board of Commissioners for Grays Harbor Public Hospital District No. 1, voted in approval August 23rd to name the new health care facility opening in Elma “Summit Pacific Medical Center.” The new facility will be home

West Coast Governors Alliance on Ocean Health seeks a Project Coordinator

OLYMPIA, Wash. - The West Coast Governors Alliance on Ocean Health (WCGA) Executive Committee has announced a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a Project Coordinator. The Project Coordinator will provide project management, strategic planning services and administrative support for the West

States Throw The Book at Publishers Over e-book Price-fixing

Washington State Attorney General Rob McKenna, along with the attorneys general of 54 states, territories and the District of Columbia, today announced an antitrust settlement with three of the largest book publishers in the United States.

“We believe publishers illegally fixed

Coast Guard Rescues Injured Hiker, Stranded in Olympic Mountains Since Saturday

PORT ANGELES, Wash. - The Coast Guard rescued an injured hiker, Wednesday, that had been stranded in the Olympic Mountains near Port Angeles, Wash., since Saturday.

Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound received a request from Olympic National Park for a medevac