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                                Crews from multiple agencies were able to keep an Elma apartment fire contained to a single unit, which was destroyed along with all its contents. One resident was taken as a precaution to Summit Pacific Medical Center for smoke inhalation.

Elma apartment unit destroyed by fire Wednesday

Fire crews able to contain the blaze to a single unit

  • Feb 15th, 2018


Pedestrian flags suggest for Elma crosswalks

Would increase safety of pedestrians by making them more visible

  • Feb 15th, 2018


State Supreme Court coming to Montesano

Appearances at MHS followed by oral arguments

  • Feb 15th, 2018


Bill would help hospital with its financial woes

Would increase reimbursement rates to 150 percent

Chehalis Basin Lead Entity seeks salmon recovery proposals

$600,000 in state, federal funds available for approved projects

  • Feb 15th, 2018

Hospital losing another executive team member

Chief Operating Officer Larry Kahl leaving

Food safety training set for March 12, 13

Provided by WSU Extension.

  • Feb 15th, 2018

Offshore drilling: County commissioners leave Ocean Shores hanging

Raines and Ross opposed to offshore drilling, Cormier undecided

A skate park for Elma?

Suggested skate park piques Elma council, mayor’s interest.

  • Feb 15th, 2018

Cantwell in Westport to fight offshore oil plan

Threats to coastal fishing, business, tourism raised in Westport on Saturday

Hospital looking at losses exceeding $8 million for last year

Legislature will be asked to help

  • Feb 8th, 2018

Republicans assess first year of Trump presidency

Roanoke Conference brings national debate center stage to Ocean Shores Convention Center

State health insurance markets in flux

Several counties have only one provider on state individual market.

  • Feb 8th, 2018

Lasagna with GOP, Feb. 17

Guest speakers raffle

  • Feb 8th, 2018

Monte’s Broadway Dental changes hands

Same staff, new owners

  • Feb 8th, 2018

Carbon tax plan advances

Has supporters and opponents

  • Feb 8th, 2018

Lawmaker calls for steeper car tab cuts

Valuations allegedly inflated by outdated estimate process

  • Feb 8th, 2018

County signature forgery results in demotion

Suspension and ethics training also doled out.

  • Feb 8th, 2018

How local lawmakers voted in Olympia

Legislative session coverage.

  • Feb 8th, 2018

Hospital financial troubles grow more serious

Hospital looking to state for help, but lenders pushing for changes.