Monthly Archives: December 2013

Minor injuries for one firefighter after Montesano home burns

Photo courtesy of GHScanner.com

MONTESANO, Wash. – Crews from the Montesano Fire Department and Grays Harbor Fire District #2 responded to a well involved residential structure fire at the 400 block of Medcalf street in Montesano Monday evening. Montesano Chief Corey Rux tells us

Aberdeen mayor preparing for Kurt Cobain week

ABERDEEN, Wash. – The city of Aberdeen will soon celebrate Kurt Cobain Week, beginning on his birthday February 20th. Mayor Bill Simpson told his council at last night’s special meeting “At our meeting on the 8th [of January] I will

Aberdeen council appoints Alan Richrod to fill Ward 5 seat

ABERDEEN, Wash. – The Aberdeen city council last night appointed Alan Richrod to take the Ward 5 position most recently held by Alan Richrod – he was appointed to the seat after John Erak passed away, then lost to Erak

2014 Brings Change to Pacific County Sheriff’s Office

South Bend, Washington – Pacific County Sheriff Scott Johnson announced changes to the Sheriff’s Office command staff including a retirement, promotion, and new appointment.  In November Chief Civil Deputy Debbie Allison, who has been employed by Pacific County in excess

Grays Harbor PUD outage update: Quinault

UPDATE: Power has been restored to approximately 50 customers in the Lake Shore Road area of Lake Quinault, after a car v pole accident caused an early-morning outage at about 2:30 a.m.   (earlier) Crews are reporting that a car

Cosmopolis police replace stolen present, with support from friends

COSMOPOLIS, Wash. – A Cosmopolis police officer did more than just file a report over the holidays when a child’s Christmas present was stolen from their carport overnight. Deputy Chief Heath Layman tells us the boy was still wearing his

Hoquiam Police Department gets accredited

Hoquiam Police Department

HOQUIAM, Wash. – The Hoquiam Police Department is heading into the New Year accredited by the Washington Association of Police Chiefs and Sheriffs. Hoquiam Chief Jeff Myers said they’ve worked for 7 years to complete this voluntary program. “It’s an

Humtulips man injured after his car slides into SR101 ditch

HOQUIAM, Wash. – An 18 year old Humptulips man was transported to Community Hospital yesterday afternoon, after his car slid sideways into the ditch. The Washington State Patrol reports the 1995 Acura was Southbound on State Route 101 about 7

Aberdeen police investigate Christmas Day knifepoint robbery

ABERDEEN, Waash. – Police are investigating a Christmas Day robbery at knifepoint on the Chehalis River Bridge in Aberdeen. Police Captain John Green tells us around 7:20 Wednesday evening a man was walking North on the Eastside of the bridge

Christmas Eve adoption saves family plans

Actual Pug may or may not be shown in photo. (They have a lot of Pugs)

OCEAN SHORES, Wash. – A North Beach resident was able to play a pretty big part in one family’s celebration of the holidays, after an overnight tragedy sent them looking for a last minute puppy replacement. North Beach Paws reports