Elwha Valley’s Olympic Hot Springs Road Opens to Boulder Creek Trailhead

Flood waters cover the Elwha Valley's Olympic Hot Springs Road in November 2006.

The Olympic Hot Springs Road has reopened, following a three-year closure while contractors removed the Glines Canyon Dam. Visitors may now reach the Boulder Creek Trailhead.  The Boulder Creek Trailhead provides hiker and stock-user access to the Olympic Hot Springs

Pacific Beach meeting to discuss warfare training program over Olympic Peninsula

DIEGO GARCIA, British Indian Ocean Territory (Aug. 27, 2014) Sailors assigned to the U.S. Navy Support Facility Diego Garcia security department perform a small-boat attack drill during the Citadel Pacific exercise Aug. 27. The Citadel Pacific exercise is an annual three-day exercise to test installations’ response to security threats. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Michael T. Eckelbecker/RELEASED)

Representatives from the U.S. Navy will be on hand at a public meeting in Pacific Beach later this week to discuss the proposed Northwest Electromagnetic Radiation Warfare training program. Grays Harbor County Commissioner Wes Cormier is hosting the meeting to

Department of Fish and Wildlife approves pre-holiday razor clam dig

Westport clam diggers

Clam diggers will have plenty of opportunity to put razor clams on the Thanksgiving table during a week-long dig that begins Nov. 20. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) approved the opening, which runs through Nov. 26, after

Hoquiam Drop-Box filling up fast with unwanted medications

Hoquiam Police Department Drop Box Emptied

At the end of October the Hoquiam Police Department installed a free drug drop-box in the station lobby to collect unused or unwanted medications for safe disposal. Police Chief Jeff Myers tells KBKW that in the first two weeks of

Man wielding pellet gun in Hoquiam prompts armed response

Airsoft pistol modified to look real

A man with a pellet gun prompted an armed response this week in Hoquiam. Police Chief Jeff Myers tells KBKW multiple witnesses reported a man with a gun in the 2900 block of Simpson Avenue Tuesday afternoon. E911 dispatchers received

New ‘Relaxation Drink’ comes to Harbor Pacific, store shelves

Relieve your Stress, Relax and get a great night of Sleep, Calm your Mind, Body and Soul . http://www.KOMAUnwind.com/

Bebida Beverage Company (OTC: BBDA), (BeBevCo), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of relaxation and energy drinks announced today that it has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Harbor Pacific a regional Pepsi distributor to begin distributing the company’s flagship product, KOMA Unwind® Liquid

Climate Ready? Grays Harbor County to study the effects of climate change on our health

Center's For Disease Control's Climate-Ready States & Cities

The Grays Harbor County Commissioners yesterday accepted a grant to study the effects of climate change on our health. Commissioner Herb Welch said after the meeting “After listening to our environmental health expert. “He felt number one that is was

U.S. Navy schedules another meeting for Olympic Northwest Electromagnetic Radiation Warfare training

DIEGO GARCIA, British Indian Ocean Territory (Aug. 27, 2014) Sailors assigned to the U.S. Navy Support Facility Diego Garcia security department perform a small-boat attack drill during the Citadel Pacific exercise Aug. 27. The Citadel Pacific exercise is an annual three-day exercise to test installations’ response to security threats. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Michael T. Eckelbecker/RELEASED)

The U.S. Navy will attend a public meeting on Wednesday, November 19th in Pacific Beach to discuss it’s Northwest Electromagnetic Radiation Warfare training program. Grays Harbor County Commissioner Wes Cormier is hosting the public meeting to discuss the program, which

Phone scams again targeting Aberdeen residents

Phone Scam ALERT

The Aberdeen Police Department is warning citizens about a U.S. Government grant award scam that was reported to us on November 7th. The scam is similar to one that has been going around the country for a few years. The

Everyone’s a “Maker” at Timberland Regional Library

LEGO Arrival Picture

Hats off to the partnership between LEGO Systems and the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) that has resulted in Timberland Regional Library’s acquisition of 150,000 pieces of fun. In Timberland libraries, children are visualizing, designing and building.