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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

 

Pages from the past for the week of Aug. 30, 2018

125 years ago September 1, 1893 The closing down of W.D. Mack’s…

  • Aug 30th, 2018

Bulldog Lanes reopens after almost four months

Water damage, which began May 7, has been addressed and bowling at the state’s only wooden lanes is back.

  • Aug 23rd, 2018

United Way to kick off season with “Chopped” event

United Way of Grays Harbor is holding its annual kickoff party Thursday evening with the theme “Chopped: Food Bank Edition.”

  • Aug 22nd, 2018

‘Mile 22’ a bloody mess that serves only to glorify violence as a solution

An elite CIA team must transport a police officer through a 22-mile stretch of an Indonesian city.

  • Aug 21st, 2018
Jer Ransom, center, follows through on her dart throw trying to pop balloons while Ollie Ransom, right, watches Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, at the Grays Harbor County Fair in Elma.

Near-record attendance for fair

Five-day total falls 880 people shy of eclipsing 2017 all-time high at Grays Harbor Fair.

  • Aug 16th, 2018
Jer Ransom, center, follows through on her dart throw trying to pop balloons while Ollie Ransom, right, watches Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, at the Grays Harbor County Fair in Elma.

Pages of the past for Aug. 16

125 years ago August 18, 1893 We have seen big gooseberries, but…

  • Aug 16th, 2018

Stories from the past for Aug. 9

125 years ago August 11, 1893 Several Montesano bicyclists rode their wheels…

  • Aug 9th, 2018

Grange scholarship winners

Grange foundation scholarships

  • Jun 7th, 2018

Calendar, June 7

A calendar of local events published weekly

  • Jun 7th, 2018

Elma High School Class of 2018

Graduation ceremony at 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 9, at the Grays…

  • Jun 7th, 2018

Monte High School’s Class of 2018

Graduation ceremony at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 10. MHS Top Students…

  • Jun 7th, 2018

Pages of the Past, June 7

A weekly collection of stories from the archives of The Vidette.

  • Jun 7th, 2018

East County schools dishing up summer lunches this summer

McCleary The McCleary School District will offer meals at no charge to…

  • May 31st, 2018

Pages of the Past, May 31

A weekly collection of stories from the archives of The Vidette.

  • May 31st, 2018

Summit Speaks: Increasing activity crucial to overall health

A monthly column written by a health care provider from Summit Pacific Medical Center in Elma.

  • May 31st, 2018

Calendar, May 31

A calendar of local events published weekly

  • May 31st, 2018
From the May 23, 1968, issue of The Vidette: “The Lucky Ones. Fish or Girls? — Either the salmon caught the girls or the local beauties caught the salmon. Either way, three of the lucky pageant entrants pose with their fish. Left to right are Dixie Marbut, Dorene Taylor and Laura Jurasin.”

Pages of the Past, May 24

125 years ago May 26, 1893 Alf. Harris tells a thrilling tale…

  • May 24th, 2018
From the May 23, 1968, issue of The Vidette: “The Lucky Ones. Fish or Girls? — Either the salmon caught the girls or the local beauties caught the salmon. Either way, three of the lucky pageant entrants pose with their fish. Left to right are Dixie Marbut, Dorene Taylor and Laura Jurasin.”