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Grays Harbor PUD Commissioners formally adopt strategic plan

Grays Harbor PUD

The Grays Harbor PUD Board of Commissioners have adopted a new vision of the PUD’s future.  On Monday, the commissioners adopted the District’s first strategic plan, outlining the goals and steps the PUD will take in the coming years to

State Update: Fires hold steady as victims get help

Mills Canyon fire at night, July 9, 2014. Photo by Vladimir Steblina / InciWeb

The state’s lead fire fighting agencies—the Department of Natural Resources (DNR)andthe State Fire Marshal’s Office of the Washington State Patrol (WSP)—continued to lead state government’s response today to multiple wildfires  in central and eastern Washington today.   Okanogan County: Fires

Grays Harbor PUD announces planned outage in Cedarville-Oakville

Grays Harbor PUD

The Grays Harbor Public Utility District has announced a planned power outage which will impact PUD customers in the Cedarville-Oakville area of East Grays Harbor County.  The outage will begin at 6:00 PM on July 24, 2014 and is expected

Abandoned motor home towed into power poles in Pacific County

Washington State Patrol accident report

An RV was wrecked into utility poles off of State Route 6 South of Menlo this morning knocking out power to a couple hundred Pacific County residents. Trooper Russ Winger with the Washington State Patrol tells KBKW the motor home

PUD Commissioners to consider 1.5% rate increase at next meeting

Grays Harbor PUD

The Grays Harbor PUD Board of Commissioners will consider an increase in customer rates at their regularly scheduled meeting on July 21, 2014.  The 1.5% increase will go into effect on August 1. The need for the increase is driven

Outage impacting some in Aberdeen Hoquiam caused by construction incident

Grays Harbor PUD

  Power has been restored to customers in West Aberdeen after an outage impacted roughly 669 customers and lasted about 35 minutes Wednesday afternoon. The Grays Harbor PUD reports crews were able to quickly find the cause of the outage

Grays Harbor PUD announces planned outage in Cedarville-Oakville

Grays Harbor PUD

The Grays Harbor Public Utility District has announced a planned power outage which will impact PUD customers in the Cedarville-Oakville area of East Grays Harbor County.  The outage will begin at 6:00 PM on July 24, 2014 and is expected

Grays Harbor PUD receives 14th consecutive clean audit from state

Grays Harbor PUD

An examination by the Washington State Auditor has produced a 14th consecutive clean audit for the Grays Harbor PUD. In the Exit Conference held on Monday, representatives of the Washington State Auditor’s office reported that the “District’s internal controls were

Cleanup of former Reynolds smelter site hits milestone

Reynolds Metals Aluminum Smelter Longview

A recently completed draft environmental study details the extent of contamination and potential cleanup options for the former Reynolds aluminum smelter site near Longview. Most of the contamination found at the site is associated with waste left behind from decades of aluminum

No injuries after SUV drives into sign at Farmers Market in Hoquiam

Hoquiam Farmers Market

A man told officers he must have fallen asleep before his vehicle drove into the portable sign at the Farmer’s Market on State Route 101 yesterday afternoon. Hoquiam Sgt Brian Dayton tells us his 2000 Ford Escape drove through the sign,