Tag Archives: Grays Harbor County

Community Foundation awards $128,900 in Discretionary Grants and $40,000 in After School Program Fund Grants

Grays Harbor Community Foundation

The Grays Harbor Community Foundation is pleased to be able to invest $128,900 into the community through its third quarter discretionary grants cycle. The Foundation has long been a resource to Grays Harbor County nonprofit organizations by offering a quarterly

Forest Service Road improvement could block access on the West Fork Humptulips River

Blake ponders whether fish could even get to this small stream flowing across the current access road to the 'upper gravel bar' on the West Fork of the Humptulips River

The National Forest Service plans to block vehicle access to a popular gravel bar on the West Fork of the Humptulips River through proposed improvements to Forest Service Road 2203040 that include a turnaround and parking lot. State Representative Brian Blake

Grays Harbor PUD announces planned South Beach outage

Grays Harbor PUD

The Grays Harbor Public Utility District has announced a planned power outage which will impact PUD customers in the South Beach area of Grays Harbor County.  The outage will begin at 10:00 PM on September 11, 2014 and is expected

Don’t let a DUI ruin your Summer fun, Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

Target Zero Traffic Safety Task Force

Summer is a time for parties and picnics in the sun, but don’t let a DUI ruin your fun.  Even though Washington legalized marijuana for adults 21 and older, it is still illegal and dangerous to drive under the influence

Grays Harbor County Fair breaks attendance record for second year in a row

Grays Harbor County Fair 2014

Sunday’s attendance at the Grays Harbor County Fair was more than enough to break the overall attendance record set last year with 66,935 attending the fair in Elma this year. Fair manager Mike Bruner says the numbers still need to

Frank Gordon – Grays Harbor County Commissioner

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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

Record attendance for opening day of Grays Harbor County Fair

Grays Harbor County Fair and Events Center

Attendance numbers for opening day of the Grays Harbor County Fair were very positive. Total attendance for Wednesday was 11,950. That is a 2,260 increase over 2013’s Wednesday total. Manager Mike Bruner said “In fact, it appears to be the

Superior Court Judge Gordon Godfrey stepping down, local attorney stepping up

Jean A Cotton

On August 4, 2014, Hon. Gordon L. Godfrey announced his resignation from the bench effective October 1, 2014. Governor Jay Inslee is now seeking interested and qualified members of the Washington State Bar Association to submit applications to fill this

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