Special Filing Period announced for 20 empty seats in Grays Harbor

A special filing period has been announced for 20 seats left unfilled in Grays Harbor County. May 27th through the 29th, candidates need to file at the County Auditor’s Office in Montesano. Seats left open after filing week include Jasmine Dickoff’s Hoquiam Council seat in Ward 2, School board seats

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Pacific County Emergency Management Agency seeks AmeriCorps applicants

The Pacific County Emergency Management Agency is currently seeking applicants for an AmeriCorps Service Member to serve as a Public Education Outreach Coordinator. This Disaster Preparedness Public Education Outreach project will focus on the continued development of disaster preparedness public education programs

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Six injured after driver falls asleep, rolls truck on U.S. Route 101

Two adults and three children were injured after a driver fell asleep and rolled their truck off of U.S. Route 101 about 35 miles North of Hoquiam this morning. The Washington State Patrol reports a 26 year old Forks man was driving a 2003 Chevy Silverado North on 101 when it left the road to the right, struck an embankment

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U.S. Coast Guard auxiliarists support national Safe Boating Week across Pacific Northwest

Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotillas throughout Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana are celebrating National Safe Boating Week and urging all mariners to use safe boating practices, including consistent life jacket wear every time boaters are on the water.

Auxiliarists in Bellevue, Wash., also worked with local city officials

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Aberdeen VFW invites the public to Memorial Day celebration

Memorial Day, Monday, May 25th, was designated a holiday to help American citizens remember the sacrifice and death of U.S. military members in wars to protect the freedoms we enjoy.

The Aberdeen Veterans of Foreign Wars will be celebrating Memorial Day in two ways again this year: first by participating in the annual

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Grays Harbor Community Foundation announces over $600,000 in local scholarships

The Grays Harbor Community Foundation announced today the selection of the 2015 Scholarship winners. This year the Community Foundation awarded 329 scholarships and renewals totaling over $600,000. Rich Vroman, Chairman of the Scholarship Committee said, “Our generous donors have continued to allow the Foundation

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$5K reward offered after Sea Lion found shot in the head

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is investigating the death of a sea lion who was shot in the head on the Cowlitz River in Washington. The Humane Society of the United States and The Humane Society Wildlife Land Trust are offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction

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Olympic National Park announces emergency closure of Recreational Fishing in the Hoh and South Fork Hoh Rivers

Due to concerns about the status, trends, and escapement of Hoh River Chinook salmon, Olympic National Park is closing the Hoh River watershed to recreational fishing effective today. The fishing closure includes those portions of the upper Hoh River, South Fork Hoh River, all tributaries, and the Hoh River mouth within

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Morris radio stations under new ownership soon, according to Portland Media Group

Some area radio stations will be under new operations if approved by the FCC. According to a news release on Alpha Media’s website, they’ve entered into a definitive agreement to purchase radio stations from

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