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Aberdeen, Hoquiam may merge fire departments

ABERDEEN, Wash. (AP) — The Grays Harbor twin cities of Aberdeen and Hoquiam are talking about consolidating their fire departments and paramedic services…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Grays Harbor County lifting burn ban Saturday

For information on local fire restrictions
Grays Harbor County: Fire Marshal’s Office at (360) 249-4222
Fire Districts: Emergency pages of the local telephone book
City Fire Departments: Government pages of the local telephone book
Washington State Department of Natural Resources: Pacific Cascade Regional Office at (360) 577-2025 or Olympic Region Office at (360) 374-2811
Olympic Region Clean Air Agency: 1-800-422-5623
Olympic National Park and Olympic National Forest: (360) 565-3121
Washington State Parks: (360) 902-8844
For daily updates on burn restrictions
Contact DNR at 1-800-323-BURN or visit the website at www2.wadnr.gov/burn-risk then click on fire information in the far right corner.
Contact ORCAA at 1-800-422-5623 or visit their website at www.orcaa.org.

Aberdeen man ejected from three-wheeler after attempting to share headlight

Grewen said at some point, the vehicles made contact with each other and the rider of the 3-wheeler was ejected.  This rider was wearing a helmet at the time of the collision but at some point during the collision it fell off.  This rider struck his head on the curbing and was found unconscious bleeding profusely from the head.

He was transported to the Grays Harbor Community Hospital for treatment.  His current status is unknown.   The second rider received only minor scrapes to his leg and arm which did not require treatment.
The rider of the 3-wheeled motorcycle was issued an infraction for operating an off-road vehicle on a public roadway.

County wide burn ban takes effect Tuesday night

MONTESANO, Wash. – A burn ban is taking effect after midnight tonight, Grays Harbor County Fire Districts and Fire Departments in cooperation with the Washington Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and the Olympic Region Clean Air Agency (ORCAA), will be enacting restrictions on all outdoor burning effective 12:01 A.M. Wednesday, July 17, 2013.
All residential burning, along with land clearing and silvicultural [forest practices] burning will be prohibited until further notice. For more information on local fire restrictions call the Grays Harbor County: Fire Marshal’s Office at (360) 249-4222