Tag Archives: NORTH

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

Sound Community Bank Completes Acquisition of Three Columbia Bank Branches on the Olympic Peninsula

Sound Community Bank

SEATTLE, Aug. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sound Community Bank (the Bank) (Nasdaq:SFBC) today announced the completed acquisition of three Columbia Bank branches on the North Olympic Peninsula. Sound Community Bank now offers banking services in Port Ludlow and expands

Grays Harbor tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain return to port in September

Lady Washington at sunset

Grays Harbor’s two tall ships return to their home port of Aberdeen next month for public tours and sailings before heading to California for their 2014-2015 tour of Golden State ports. Hawaiian Chieftain arrives at Seaport Landing on Sept. 4

‘Kilmer at your Kontinental Breakfast’ in Ocean Shores

Congressman Derek Kilmer

The City of Ocean Shores and the Ocean Shores/North Beach Chamber of Commerce are hosting a continental breakfast with Derek Kilmer @ the Home Port on Friday, August 29th at 8:30AM – 9:30AM — Hosts are providing Coffee-Tea-Cinnamon Rolls —

Pacific County Deputy spots and arrests man wanted for Raymond burglary

Pacific County Sheriff's Office

On August 8th, an alert Pacific County Sheriff’s Deputy was traveling north bound on State Route 101 through the city of Raymond when he recognized a male subject that was wanted by the Raymond Police Department for the crime of

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Director Phil Anderson to resign at end of year

WDFW Director Phil Anderson

After nearly six years at the helm, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) Director Phil Anderson has informed the state Fish and Wildlife Commission he will resign from his position, effective Dec. 31. “Deciding when to move on is

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

man suffering from Hypothermia rescued after boat catches fire

The 25-foot pleasure craft Dawn Trader is engulfed in flames following an engine fire three miles north of Neah Bay, Wash., Aug. 3, 2014.

A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Air Station Port Angeles safely hoisted the vessel operator from his life raft and transported him to a nearby hospital. 

U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Station Neah Bay.

The Coast Guard says it rescued a severely hypothermic man clinging to his partially submerged life raft off Washington state’s northwestern tip after his boat caught fire. The man had been on the raft for nearly an hour Sunday when

Three vehicle accident North of Hoquiam sends Four to hospital

Washington State Patrol

A three vehicle accident North of Hoquiam yesterday sent four people to the hospital and blocked the road for hours. The Washington State Patrol reports a 38 year old Hoquiam man was Southbound on State Route 109 when his 94

Aberdeen man cornered in Grays Harbor City swamp

Hoquiam Police Department

An Aberdeen man was cornered in a swamp North of Hoquiam this morning, after leading police on a car chase through Hoquiam, then foot chase through the woods of Grays Harbor City. Sgt. Jeremy Mitchell with the Hoquiam Police Department