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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

Grays Harbor College to offer Bachelor of Arts degree in Law and Justice

Grays Harbor College campus

Central WA University’s Law & Justice bachelors degree program begins at GHC Fall Quarter. The Bachelor of Arts degree in Law and Justice will prepare students for employment in the criminal justice system and/or entry into graduate or law schools.

Hoquiam staff and firefighters reach tentative agreement to avoid layoffs

Hoquiam

The Hoquiam Fire Department has reached an agreement with its union and the city to avoid planned layoffs of two firefighters and two paramedics. In the final week of their 30 day’s notice they were notified after the city and the Union met