Tag Archives: Fire District

Raines leads on election night, along with Incumbent Democrats in 19th and 24th

Vote

Preliminary numbers for the November General Election are in, Elections Supervisor Katy Moore tells us with over 15,000 ballots counted so far, Grays Harbor County voter turnout is just over 41%. “We’re hoping to get to 18, or 19-thousand by

Active Shooter Training at Miller Junior High School in Aberdeen – just a drill

Active Shooter Training

Police will storm Miller Junior High School in Aberdeen this weekend, over and over again. It’s part of Active Shooter Training for local departments. Aberdeen Police Captain John Green tells us his department, in conjunction with the Aberdeen Fire Department

Elma barn fire visible from Highway 12 fueled by 300 bales of hay

Grays Harbor Fire District 5

A barn fire alongside Highway 12 in Elma could smolder for days. Over 300 wrapped-round bales of hay and the barn were reduced to fuel this morning after multiple agencies responded around 1 A.M.. Fire District 5 tells KBKW they

Grays Harbor County voters approve Public Hospital District #2

Grays Harbor Community Hospital

Grays Harbor County voters have adopted a second Public Hospital District according to preliminary results from Tuesday’s Primary Election. Grays Harbor County Auditor Vern Spatz tells us with 31% voter turnout, 61% voted for the hospital, 38% against. Running down

National Night Out party lists for Aberdeen and Hoquiam

National Night Out 2014

National Night Out locations  August 5th from 6 – 10 PM National Night Out provides an opportunity for all community members to get to know one another and build strong networks of communication throughout neighborhoods. Last year, neighborhoods throughout the

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

Proposed Hospital District #2 meeting tonight in Aberdeen, and later tonight in Brady

Grays Harbor Community Hospital and Summit Pacific Medical Center administrators

The League of Women Voters is sponsoring a debate tonight on the formation of a second public hospital district at the Rotary Log Pavillion in Aberdeen. It starts at 6, but video statements from commissioner candidates of the proposed district’s

Missing child found walking in Ocean Shores by two ten year old girls, reunited with family

Ocean Shores Police Department

A 4-year old that wandered into the dunes in Ocean Shores was returned to his family with the help of a couple 10 year olds Friday evening. Sgt. Don Grossi tells us around 5:20 Friday, they were called to the report

Multiple alarm fire at Sierra Pacific kept to outside of sawmill

Aberdeen Fire Department

No injuries from a conveyor belt fire early Sunday morning at Sierra Pacific. Aberdeen Battalion Chief Troy Palmer tells us they responded to the Junction City area, along with Fire District #10, and Hoquiam’s ladder truck, just after 1:30 Sunday

Smaller taxing authorities could feel strain, or benefit, from new Public Hospital District

Fire District #2 Administrators - Chief Johnson not shown to the left

About 40 attended the first of two meetings to discuss the protection of the Central Park Park Fire District’s ability to levee at the fire station last night. With a new hospital district potentially pushing smaller fire districts throughout the