People in Montesano celebrate end of World War I at 2 a.m., 100 years ago

If You Ask Me, question of the week 25 years go: “Who do you believe has been the most effective president this country has ever had?”

  • Nov 16th, 2018


(Beth Day Waters) A pond in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park.

Creating a sanctuary: Breathing peace into this challenged world

We need meaningful ways to meet life’s challenges with less anxiety.

  • Nov 15th, 2018


The sun shines on chares on the wrap-around porch Nov. 2 at the Montesano Inn in Montesano. Photo by Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group

New owners right at home in Montesano Inn

John and Pam Lansing have been running the operation for about a year.

  • Nov 15th, 2018


Montesano sought an airport 75 years ago

125 years ago, Montesano had two weekly newspapers.

  • Nov 8th, 2018

Menus set at community centers this week

Find out what’s for lunch at area.

  • Nov 8th, 2018

Influenza kills both parents of three local children, 100 years ago

Cider presses and Thanksgiving Balls are among past social events around Montesano.

  • Nov 1st, 2018

Masquerading junk election mailers sneak across the aisle

By Jerry Cornfield Everett Herald Glen Morgan is a political conservative with…

  • Oct 31st, 2018

County under quarantine 100 years ago this week

A local judge preferred to call it an “enza” epidemic, rather than flu.

  • Oct 25th, 2018

Bazaars are running

Nov. 2 and 3 First Baptist Church of Hoquiam’s Christmas Bazaar, 9…

  • Oct 25th, 2018

What’s for lunch?

A list of menu options from community centers around the Harbor.

  • Oct 18th, 2018

It’s holiday bazaar season

Here is a list of upcoming sales around the county.

  • Oct 18th, 2018

Booze busts in the Harbor, 100 years ago

Fire is total loss and knocks out power to Montesano, 125 years ago.

  • Oct 18th, 2018

Tarantula juice and award winning cheeses

Take a look back at what was happening in East County from past editions of The Vidette.

  • Oct 11th, 2018

What’s for lunch?

Menus at area senior centers.

  • Oct 4th, 2018

130 salmon caught in one day, 125 years ago

Stories and other items from past editions of The Vidette.

  • Oct 4th, 2018

Chicken “pleased with the looks of the town”

Pages from the Past for Sept. 27, 2018

  • Sep 27th, 2018

Tom and Nancy (Riley) LaCasse are ready for another 50 years together.

Tom and Nancy (Riley) LaCasse recently celebrated their golden wedding anniversary. They…

  • Sep 26th, 2018

A big bridge burned 100 years ago.

125 years ago September 22, 1893 The game at Aberdeen last Sunday…

  • Sep 20th, 2018

Tractors, plums and logs were in the news

Tractor demonstration 100 years ago drew a crowd.

  • Sep 13th, 2018

Pages from the past for Sept. 6, 2018

“The fat men of Aberdeen have organized a ball team and issued a challenge to the fat men of Montesano for a game.”

  • Sep 6th, 2018