Tag Archives: YMCA

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.

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

Washington Primary Election deadline is today


Washington state voters this week will decide who advances to the general election in 10 congressional races including our 6th District, and dozens of legislative races including our 19th and 24th Districts. Today is the last day to get your

Los Angeles Wine Competition brings Four wins for Westport Winery

Westport Winery Awards

Westport Winery earned four medals at the 2014 Los Angeles International Wine Competition where there were over 3000 entries from almost 1000 wineries. Night Watch, Duckleberry Grunt and Little Wild each earned silver medals while Pineapple Express received a bronze

YMCA raises 227-thousand for Annual (Strong Kids) Campaign

YMCA Strong Kids

The YMCA of Grays Harbor’s Strong Kids Campaign has well-exceeded it’s goal of raising 160-thousand. In the last 5 weeks, 77 campaigners raised 227,637.50 for the annual campaign that helps provide scholarships and funding for local youth. It also supports

YMCA of Grays Harbor celebrates Healthy Kids Day® with free event April 27

YMCA of Grays Harbor

To kick-start physical activity and learning throughout the summer, a critical out-of-school time for kids, the YMCA of Grays Harbor is celebrating Healthy Kids Day® with a free community event on April 27th for kids and families. Summer is the

Facebook group locates owner of charm bracelet lost years ago in Hoquiam

Darlene's facebook post read "FOUND---several years ago a charm bracelet with a picture of a little girl and six kids names on it. They are Kenny 11-29-61, Tommy 5-19-64, Cathy 10-13-58,Karen 12-18-64, Jimmy 12-28-61 and Mike 9-17-58. If there is anyone who might know this family I would love to return the bracelet. I did try to find the owner when I first found it in front of my gate on Sumner Avenue in Hoquiam."

A long lost family heirloom has been recovered thanks to a local facebook group. Hoquiam resident Darlene Beardslee tells us she found the bracelet several years ago in front of her yard on Sumner Avenue. “I picked it up and

Pasha Automotive Services is January Business of the Month

Greater Grays Harbor Inc.

Greater Grays Harbor, Inc. has announced that Pasha Automotive Services is their Business of the Month for January. The shipping business has been in Grays Harbor for five years, and a member for that whole time. In the last year,

Detectives learn purse-snatching victim was selling her pills, shut down drug house with “rest of the story”

HOQUIAM, Wash. - The suspect in a purse snatching incident that locked down the YMCA of Grays Harbor briefly last week has been arrested, and a local drug house shut down according to Police Chief Jeff Myers. When

Purse robbery near Grays Harbor YMCA prompts brief lockdown

HOQUIAM, Wash. - The YMCA of Grays Harbor was on lockdown this morning, after Hoquiam police report a purse robbery at knifepoint two blocks away. Police Chief Jeff Myers tells us a K-9 unit was called in to assist, and