Tag Archives: Hoquiam

No injuries after car slides into Hoquiam store backwards

Hoquiam car wreck

Investigators are trying to determine if speed was a factor when a car lost control near the Grays Harbor YMCA in Hoquiam, spun out and collided with the dark steel card and gaming store across from the Hoquiam Shell station.

One injured, one cited in Grays Harbor Transit bus accident North of Hoquiam

Grays Harbor Transit bus

The Washington State Patrol responded to a transit bus off the road on State Route 109 about 25 miles North of Hoquiam this morning. Sources tell us one person was injured, the bus only had a few people on it

Two vehicle accident blocks Eastbound State Route 101 in Aberdeen

Aberdeen traffic accident

Traffic on Eastbound State Route 101 through Aberdeen resumes this morning, after an hour of road closure near Wishkah and Park street as crews responded to a traffic accident in the area. Eastbound State Route 101 (Park street) was closed

FEMA hosting briefings on National Flood Insurance Program

FEMA

The Federal Emergency Management Agency, in conjunction with the Cities of Aberdeen, Cosmopolis, and Hoquiam, as well as Grays Harbor County is holding 3 briefings on the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) in Aberdeen on Tuesday, August 26th In addition to

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

Hoquiam’s new Chief of Police tours jail, pilots tug

Hoqiuam Police Chief Dylan Ellefson

On Monday, August 19, 2014, Hoquiam Police Department’s “Chief for a Day”, Dylan Ellefson, was sworn-in at City Hall by Mayor Jack Durney. Chief Ellefson took the oath of office to include a promise to enjoy the time with his

Local Search and Rescue group looking for funds, and members

GHVSAR

Grays Harbor’s Volunteer Search and Rescue group is looking for some help. President, and Sergeant Brian Dayton tells us “We’re trying to raise funds to get new radios. That’s been the big issue for our team. The radios that we

Jack Durney – Hoquiam Mayor

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Hoquiam to consider ban on sale and use of fireworks

Hoquiam fireworks

The City of Hoquiam is considering a ban on the sale and discharge of fireworks. Councilman Darrin Moir brought the motion forward at their Monday meeting “I’d like to make a motion asking our City Attorney to draft an ordinance

Imperium Renewables returns to Umpqua Bank for expansion capitol

Imperium Renewables

Imperium Renewables, Inc., a leader in next-generation biofuels, announced a new lending agreement with Umpqua Bank, a subsidiary of Umpqua Holdings Corporation (UMPQ), that will provide Imperium with an additional $10 million in working capital to fuel its growth. This