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Grays Harbor E-911 Director recognized with APCO International Life Membership

Peggy Fouts APCO life member award

Grays Harbor E-911 Director Peggy Fouts has been recognized as a recipient of the Association of Public Safety Communications Officers (APCO) International Life Member award at their annual meeting in August. The highest membership honor APCO International can bestow is

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Director Phil Anderson to resign at end of year

WDFW Director Phil Anderson

After nearly six years at the helm, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) Director Phil Anderson has informed the state Fish and Wildlife Commission he will resign from his position, effective Dec. 31. “Deciding when to move on is

Timber Group mulling legal action against Grays Harbor County over fee-for-access

Washington Forest Protection Association

Washington Forest Protection Association, the State’s oldest timber group, is taking legal action to protect private forest landowner’s property rights from Ordinance No. 412 adopted by Grays Harbor County Commissioners, July 7, 2014. The ordinance removes private timberland from its

Mason County search crews find missing 10-year old safe Friday morning

Hernandez family after Nathan was brought back to them

Search-and-rescue crews have located the 10-year old boy missing in Mason County overnight, spotted by helicopter around 9:30, he was reported safe shortly after. Searchers from Grays Harbor, Thurston, Pierce and Mason counties searched for the boy after he disappeared

Grays Harbor PUD Commissioners formally adopt strategic plan

Grays Harbor PUD

The Grays Harbor PUD Board of Commissioners have adopted a new vision of the PUD’s future.  On Monday, the commissioners adopted the District’s first strategic plan, outlining the goals and steps the PUD will take in the coming years to

Grays Harbor PUD announces planned outage in Cedarville-Oakville

Grays Harbor PUD

The Grays Harbor Public Utility District has announced a planned power outage which will impact PUD customers in the Cedarville-Oakville area of East Grays Harbor County.  The outage will begin at 6:00 PM on July 24, 2014 and is expected

“Dinner is served” after reopening of Aberdeen VFW Post #224

Aberdeen VFW Post Ribbon Cutting

“Dinner is served,” says Aberdeen Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #224 Commander Jim Daly.  “Or at least it will be served again beginning on July 10th.” Beginning on Thursday, July 10th, the Aberdeen VFW kitchen will be back in operation

Grays Harbor PUD announces planned outage in Cedarville-Oakville

Grays Harbor PUD

The Grays Harbor Public Utility District has announced a planned power outage which will impact PUD customers in the Cedarville-Oakville area of East Grays Harbor County.  The outage will begin at 6:00 PM on July 24, 2014 and is expected

Cantwell, Murray & Inslee: Keep Export-Import Bank Open, Protect 85,000 WA Jobs

Export-Import Bank of US

Over the weekend U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and Patty Murray (D-WA) joined Gov. Jay Inslee and local business leaders to call for Congressional reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank, the nation’s official export credit agency and a key export tool that

No charges for family of Hoquiam boy who fired handgun in city limits

Hoquiam Police Department

No charges are being filed against the parents of the boy who fired their gun in Hoquiam earlier this month. City Attorney Steve Johnson said in a press release this morning that “after careful review of the evidence and discussions