Grays Harbor Community Foundation awards $98,605 in Discretionary Grants

Grays Harbor Community Foundation

The Grays Harbor Community Foundation is pleased to be able to invest $98,605 into the community through its fourth quarter discretionary grants cycle. The Foundation has long been a resource to Grays Harbor County nonprofit organizations by offering a quarterly

No injuries at vacant house fire in Aberdeen

Aberdeen Fire Department

The Aberdeen Fire Department quickly dowsed a fire in a vacant home yesterday. Crews were called to the 800 block of Market Street around 3:30 Wednesday, they had the fire under control by just after 4. No injuries were reported,

DNA evidence of bigfoot promised at Sasquatch Summit

a never before seen video still of a Sasquatch

The Sasquatch Summit at the Quinault Beach Resort and Casino this weekend promises “big” things, including possible DNA evidence of a bigfoot. Todd Standing of the TV Series Survivorman Bigfoot hopes to reveal the results of DNA collected during filming

Armed Aberdeen man helps police stop fleeing suspect

Aberdeen WA Police Department

A homeowner helped to end a foot chase in Aberdeen earlier this week. Aberdeen Police Captain John Green said yesterday that around 11 Tuesday night officers were attempting to pull over a 1997 Volvo in the area of Simpson and

One injured, two evacuated from Ocean Shores house fire

One person was injured, two others evacuated safely from a house fire in Ocean Shores this morning. Chief Tom Lique with the Ocean Shores Fire Department said flames were visible from the two-story home in the 500 block of Makah

Washington’s Draft Transportation Improvement Plan up for review

The Washington Department of Transportation is presenting it’s Statewide Transportation Improvement Plan for public review. More than 1,100 transportation-improvement projects statewide targetting more than $2.6 billion in federal funds are included in the 3-year plan. It’s more like a shopping

Pacific County Emergency Management Agency to host tsunami inundation community forums

Inundation modeling

The Pacific County Emergency Management Agency will be hosting a series of Community Forums regarding Tsunami Inundation for the Long Beach Peninsula. The Washington State Department of Natural Resources recently completed updating research and mapping that more accurately reflects potential

Fish Black Friday for big rainbows stocked in six southwest Washington lakes

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is offering prospective anglers opportunities for tight lines rather than long lines on the day after Thanksgiving. The “holiday specials” include thousands of large trout each averaging 15 to 16 inches and

EPA calls outdoor burn bans for several Indian Reservations in Washington

US EPA

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is calling a burn ban for the following Indian Reservations in Washington State due to stagnant air conditions and high air quality monitor readings. The burn bans for the reservations listed below will continue until

Ebola Preparedness Continues in Washington Hospitals

Ebola artists conception

Preparations for identifying, isolating, evaluating and treating patients with suspected or confirmed Ebola virus disease in Washington continues, even though the likelihood of the virus appearing in the state is still considered low. Using guidelines established by the Centers for