“Plug in” electrical safety this holiday season

Washington Office of the State Fire Marshall

Electrical fires in homes account for over 26,000 residential fires annually, resulting in 280 deaths and over $1 billion in property loss in the United States. “Traditionally, we see more electrical fires occur in Washington State during the winter months,”

WDFW Commission adopts new rules for construction projects near water

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission has adopted a comprehensive update to the state’s Hydraulic Code rules, which regulate construction projects and other work in or near state waters to protect fish life. The commission, a citizen panel that sets

Alaska Storm expected to bring freezing temperatures to Grays Harbor

The huge storm that slammed Alaska has generated a high pressure system which will allow frigid temperatures to dip well into the lower 48 states Monday and Tuesday. Grays Harbor County will experience the cold temperatures with most of East County

Power outage in Aberdeen – power restored

Update: The power has been restored to customers in the area of Aberdeen Ave.  At the height of the outage, 665 customers were impacted.  It is believed that the outage was caused by mylar balloons in the lines. Now Dave

Aberdeen student falls out of school bus emergency exit door

Aberdeen WA Police Department

A student fell out of the bus on his way to school Friday morning, Aberdeen Police Captain John Green tells us at about 8:32 A.M. the Aberdeen Police Department responded to a report of a student falling out of an

Karr House in Hoquiam among 16 senior living communities purchased by Enlivant

Enlivant

Enlivant announced today that it has entered into an agreement with LTC Properties, Inc. to purchase 16 senior living communities, consisting of 615 residential units, for $26,465,000. With this strategic acquisition, Enlivant enhances its ability to continue enriching the lives

Door to Door Vacuum salespeople questioned in Ocean Shores

It's Friday, YOU go find a vacuum cleaner salesman at 6 in the morning.

Police detained four people claiming to be door to door salesmen in Ocean Shores yesterday, after receiving complaints from residents that they were aggressively trying to sell Kirby Vacuums. Police Chief Mike Styner tells KBKW that all four had Kirby

Stolen statue honoring fallen soldier Tim Davis is returned to mother’s porch

TRim Davis Statue returned

A statue honoring fallen U.S. Airman Tim Davis has been returned to the porch from where it vanished in late September. The soldier’s mother, Sally Sheldon tells us the statue was stolen from her front porch “And today they returned

Aberdeen and Hoquiam students hit the streets for Foodball 2014

Aberdeen Hoquiam Foodball

The 33rd Annual Foodball Competition begins Friday November 7th in Aberdeen and Hoquiam, and it runs for 10 days until a final weigh-in on November 17th. “It’s always a great event for our community to help support the food bank,” Aberdeen School

Aberdeen man breaks windows after Grays Harbor Transit hits and kills his dog

Aberdeen WA Police Department

Aberdeen Police investigated after a man apparently shattered two windows of a Grays Harbor Transit bus. Police Captain John Green said the man was upset because the bus had killed his dog. Green said just before 3 Tuesday afternoon they