Monthly Archives: September 2013

Hoquiam police bring handcuffs to knife and gun fight

HOQUIAM, Wash. - The Hoquiam Police Department responded to an apartment building in the 500 block of Emerson Avenue, to investigate the report of a man with a knife and a second man with a gun. It was reported the

Rep. Derek Kilmer to give up pay if government shuts down

WASHINGTON D.C. - In the event that the House and Senate don’t reach a compromise by October 1st on legislation to keep federal agencies funded, Representative Derek Kilmer announced today that he will give up his pay for the duration

GHCH: Health coverage is as close as the nearest phone or computer

ABERDEEN, Wash. - Grays Harbor Community Hospital is joining the celebration of the opening of Washington Health Plan Finder. Starting today, uninsured residents in Grays Harbor County can enroll in quality, affordable health plans simply by calling or

North Beach PAWS teams with PetSense for kitten adoptions in Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, Wash. - PetSense in Aberdeen has some new kittens and cats up for adoption, thanks to a recent adoption of their own, that spawned a new partnership with North Beach PAWS. They supplied the furry orphans for the

WDFW Commission to consider amending state wildlife interaction rules

OLYMPIA - The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission will consider amending state wildlife interaction rules during a public meeting Oct. 4 in Olympia.

Those rules include conditions that allow

ADOPT-A-CAT at PetSense and support North Beach PAWS

If you are looking for a kitten or a cat, we are now doing adoptions out of PetSense in Aberdeen as well as through the shelter! Please go see our purr-babies if you would like to add to your family.

Record setting rainfall across Western Washington

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Saturday's rain set records across Western Washington, from Olympia to Bellingham. And the National Weather Service says the rain isn't over yet.

Record rainfall of 1.71 inches was recorded at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on Saturday. The weather

Strong weather expected Sunday into Monday on the harbor

MONTESANO, Wash. - The Grays  Harbor county Emergency Management Agency is warning citizens to be prepared for very severe weather, expected to impact Grays Harbor this afternoon through Monday morning

1)  HEAVY RAINFALL is expected this afternoon and evening. Heavy downpours

NOAA Looking for coastal lands to purchase through Land Acquisition Grants

OLYMPIA, Wash. - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is soliciting applications for land acquisition projects (fee simple interest or conservation easements) through their Coastal and Estuarine Land Conservation Program (CELCP).  The purpose is protection of coastal and estuarine

Grays Harbor College to host career fair October 15

Grays Harbor College will host its second annual Career Fair on Tuesday, October 15, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the HUB on the main campus in Aberdeen. It will provide students and the public the chance to network