Free dumpster runs for Aberdeen residents this weekend, vouchers for everyone affected coming soon from the county

City of Aberdeen WA

The Grays Harbor County Commissioners held a special meeting this morning where they authorized an inter-local agreement with the Department of Ecology for a $30-thousand grant, and 30-thousand in matching funds for cleanup efforts throughout the county. Commissioner Vickie Raines

Aberdeen School District provides information and assistance to families

Aberdeen High School Bobcat

The Aberdeen School District is reaching out to families affected by the heavy rains, flooding, and landslides of early January. A letter was sent out this week with information on how you can give or receive help from the district. Also

WDFW seeks public comment on Two land acquisition proposals

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is inviting public comment through Jan. 30 on two proposals to acquire land for fish and wildlife habitat and public recreation. Both projects are currently under review. One proposed acquisition is the

Grays Harbor Community Foundation Establishes: January 2015 Storm Relief Fund

Grays Harbor Community Foundation

The Grays Harbor Community Foundation has established a new fund and an ad-hoc committee to help fund the administration of relief efforts for the recent storm damage. In addition, the Executive Committee authorized an initial commitment of funds to support

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife police featured on Animal Planet’s ‘Rugged Justice’

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

Animal Planet’s new documentary series ‘Rugged Justice’ follows Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) police as they patrol mountains, coasts and city streets, protecting natural resources and serving the people of Washington. The six-episode series premieres Sunday, Jan.

Aberdeen man stopped with flat screen TV under his coat

Aberdeen WA Police Department

An Aberdeen man was stopped with a 30 inch flat screen TV under his coat, detectives tracked it back to the wall of a local business through a broken window. Police Captain John Green tells KBKW, on January 12, 2015

Aberdeen city crews going door-to-door to collect damage information

Aberdeen city crews going door to door for damage info

The city of Aberdeen is sending out staff to collect damage information beginning today. They’re asking residents to report damages or losses at the city website or by calling 360-533-3100, but Mayor Bill Simpson says door to door assessments will also begin

Call 360-533-5100 for all of your “heavy rains, flooding, and landslide” needs

heavy rains, flooding, and landslides in Grays Harbor on January 5th

Coastal Community Action Program (CCAP) is serving as the hub for flood related information after heavy rains, flooding, and landslides January 5th. You can call 360-533-5100. CEO Craig Dublanko said yesterday, “Grays Harbor Community Foundation provided funds for us to

Montesano Senior Center waiting on eviction notice, looking for a home

Virginia Nelson speaks at Montesano City Council meeting

The Senior Center in Montesano is expecting an eviction notice any day now, after their rent was doubled earlier this month. “Our rent tripled last year, doubled this year and we can’t do that, but we need a place to

No injuries after Amanda Park fire spreads from garage to nearby trailer

No injuries reported from a garage fire in Amanda Park this morning. The single occupant of a nearby trailer was able to evacuate before the fire spread. Chief Brian Lines reports a nearby home was not damaged, but the garage