Monthly Archives: November 2012

Hoquiam Farmer’s Market News – #1 Elf Edition

Note to Elf:

1. Have suit cleaned and pressed. Chocolate stains on front are still visible. My bad.

2. Wax & Polish sleigh- want to be able to see my reflection in that baby!

3. Start December exercise routine in Reindeer compound.

Public Meeting in Raymond to Address Japanese Eelgrass

RAYMOND, Wash. - The state Department of Ecology (Ecology) is holding an informational public meeting about developing a new water quality permit for commercial shellfish growers to treat non-native Japanese eelgrass that has colonized their commercial clam beds in Willapa

Public invited to reception honoring Grays Harbor PUD Commissioner Tom Casey

ABERDEEN, Wash. - A public reception will be held December 14, 2012 honoring Grays Harbor PUD Commissioner Tom Casey who is retiring from the Board of Commissioners after almost 30 years of service. Casey is the longest serving Grays Harbor PUD

Two Arrests Made in Elma Bank Robbery Investigation

ELMA, Wash. - The Grays Harbor County Sheriff's Department reports they have made two arrests in reference to the Anchor Bank Robbery in Elma on November 20th. Chief Criminal Deputy Steve Shumate tells us investigators contacted authorities at the Mason County

Public Meeting Planned on Grays Harbor Navigation Improvements

ABERDEEN, Wash. - A public information meeting for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Grays Harbor Navigation Improvement Project begins at 6:30 p.m., Dec. 5, at the Port of Grays Harbor offices in Aberdeen, Wash.
The meeting

No Need to be Alarmed at Disaster Drills in Elma

ELMA, Wash. - A full scale disaster exercise next week in the East County might turn some heads, Chuck Wallace with the county Emergency Management Agency tells us an exercise involving Northwest Pipeline (Natural Gas) and various Grays Harbor response

Body Armor Donated in Memory of Slain Hoquiam Officer

ABERDEEN, Wash. - The Aberdeen Police Department, and it's interagency SWAT Team will be getting some new body armor, compliments of a new tenant at the Port of Grays Harbor. Reed Composite Solutions will donate 10 sets of the lifesaving

Montesano Banks Another Percent of Property Tax

MONTESANO, Wash. - The city of Montesano this week opted again to skip it's annual property tax increase, avoiding a hike of about $8 per ratepayer. Councilman Rich Klinger said before the vote "I know we could use it, but

Bill Hardy General Q and A

Bridge Replacement Project West of Raymond Lowers Speed Limit

RAYMOND, Wash. - Drivers on both directions of State Route 105 west of Raymond will encounter an enforceable speed limit reduction starting at 7 a.m. Monday, Dec. 3.

The speed limit will be temporarily reduced from 55 mph to 25 mph from