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Orca Network will be listening in on endangered species

Most of the time, it sounds like the white noise soundtrack of…

 

Program gives Peninsula tribes access to national crime databases

PORT ANGELES — The U.S. Justice Department has announced the expansion of…

 

A skateboarder passes Summit Pacific Medical Center, where the new Wellness Center, right, begins to take shape behind the hospital Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018, in Elma. Photo by Michael Lang, The Vidette

Summit executives discuss clinics with Monte council

CEO Josh Martin says they are planning on building a residency clinic, “but it’s a marathon.”

  • Nov 16th, 2018

 

Aberdeen’s finance director and city administrator spots remain empty

The city of Aberdeen has spent months trying to fill vacancies for…

Salmon management meetings set for Monte

Willapa Bay salmon management meetings set for Monte

  • Nov 15th, 2018

Mistachkin likely winner in judicial race

David Mistachkin emerged as the probable winner by widening his lead in…

Couple celebrating 60 years of marriage

Mary Jane (Carowick) and Bob Spoonhoward were married in Pennsylvania and moved to the Harbor in 1971.

  • Nov 15th, 2018
State Sen. Joe Fain, R-Auburn, speaks on the Senate floor. REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Senate committe approves hiring investigator to look into rape allegation against Fain

Seattle woman claims state Senator from Auburn sexually assaulted her in 2007

State Sen. Joe Fain, R-Auburn, speaks on the Senate floor. REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Death Notices

Rex Clarkston, Beverly Sandstrom Capoeman, Jerry Phillips, William Leverette

  • Nov 15th, 2018

Briefs for Nov. 15

Collections of news shorts for Nov. 15

  • Nov 15th, 2018

Veterans Day events set

On 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, the city of Elma will have a parade, ceremony and luncheon.

  • Nov 8th, 2018

Chamber raising funds to support popular events

See’s candy bars for sale at local businesses.

  • Nov 8th, 2018
David Mistachkin, left, and Ray Kahler.

Election update: Mistachkin takes small lead in judicial race

A third round of ballot counting took place Thursday afternoon. Here is…

  • Nov 8th, 2018
David Mistachkin, left, and Ray Kahler.

Kahler holds razor-thin lead in judicial race

Current Grays Harbor County Superior Court Judge Ray Kahler is leading challenger…

Dan Hammock | Grays Harbor News Group
                                Shana Hope Soliz was sentenced Monday to 22 years in prison for the stabbing death of her roommate, Paul Mottinger, in Hoquiam in 2016.

Hoquiam woman gets 22 years for 2016 murder of roommate

Superior Court Judge David Edwards said it was the safety of the community that weighed most on his decision to sentence Shana Hope Soliz to the maximum.

Dan Hammock | Grays Harbor News Group
                                Shana Hope Soliz was sentenced Monday to 22 years in prison for the stabbing death of her roommate, Paul Mottinger, in Hoquiam in 2016.
Tulalip Tribes restoration ecologist Brett Shattuck, in red vest, takes a tour group up the steps of the Pilchuck Dam along the Pilchuck River on Tuesday, Oct. 16, in Granite Falls. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Dam demolition would let Pilchuck River run free

The city of Snohomish and the Tulalip Tribes hope to restore steelhead, chinook and coho runs.

Tulalip Tribes restoration ecologist Brett Shattuck, in red vest, takes a tour group up the steps of the Pilchuck Dam along the Pilchuck River on Tuesday, Oct. 16, in Granite Falls. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Griselda Sanchez, left, waits in line at the polls to vote as she and other voters are serenaded by the Mariachi Cuicatlan in Los Angeles on Tuesday. Turnout was expected to be strong across the nation. Due to press deadlines, election results can be found online now at thedailyworld.com and in Wednesday’s edition of The Daily World. (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)

Election Results

U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D) — 1,063,297, 59% Susan Hutchison (R) —…

  • Nov 6th, 2018
Griselda Sanchez, left, waits in line at the polls to vote as she and other voters are serenaded by the Mariachi Cuicatlan in Los Angeles on Tuesday. Turnout was expected to be strong across the nation. Due to press deadlines, election results can be found online now at thedailyworld.com and in Wednesday’s edition of The Daily World. (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
Jim Walsh, left, and Erin Frasier.

Walsh holds slim lead over Frasier in 19th

On the strength of a strong showing in Lewis County, incumbent James…

Jim Walsh, left, and Erin Frasier.
Brian Blake

Incumbent Blake leads Republican challenger for 19th District Rep

Incumbent Brian Blake, a Democrat, leads Republican challenger Joel McEntire with 54.06…

Brian Blake
Arie Callaghan

Callaghan will get second term on PUD commission

Incumbent Arie Callaghan is an easy winner over challenger Allen Werth in…

Arie Callaghan