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                                Rally car racing returns to Grays Harbor County this weekend with the Tour de Forest. Races Saturday will be on logging roads about 21 miles north on the Wynoochee Valley Road. The weekend event also has a race Sunday near Shelton. It ends Sunday at the state Capitol in Olympia.

Rally car racing returns to East County

American Rally Association championship rally car race starts Saturday at the Grays Harbor County Courthouse.

  • Oct 4th, 2018
Photo courtesy Chris Daley Photography
                                Rally car racing returns to Grays Harbor County this weekend with the Tour de Forest. Races Saturday will be on logging roads about 21 miles north on the Wynoochee Valley Road. The weekend event also has a race Sunday near Shelton. It ends Sunday at the state Capitol in Olympia.

Summit Pacificwill get invite to Monte Council meeting

Work continuing to bring residency clinic to Montesano.

  • Oct 4th, 2018

Library board member eases fears of fans of Montesano facility

Proposal did not follow proper procedures for such drastic change, Corby Varness says.

  • Oct 4th, 2018

Master Gardener events set for October

The Washington State University Master Gardeners of Grays Harbor and Pacific Counties have scheduled two events in early October.

  • Oct 4th, 2018

Summit will get invite to Monte Council meeting

Work continuing to bring residency clinic to Montesano.

  • Oct 4th, 2018

Man killed in Porter logging accident identified

The Rochester man killed in a logging accident Tuesday, Sept. 25, near…

  • Oct 3rd, 2018

Montesano district, teachers union enter contract mediation

By Michael Lang The Vidette The people in this dispute are neighbors,…

  • Oct 2nd, 2018
Educators and their families crowd the Simpson Elementary library Thursday, Sept. 27, during the Montesano School Board meeting. Photo by Michael Lang, Grays Harbor News Group

Montesano district, teachers union to enter contract mediation

Monte teachers show up in force for School Board meeting after mediation announcement. District officials and educators both shared their frustration.

  • Oct 1st, 2018
Educators and their families crowd the Simpson Elementary library Thursday, Sept. 27, during the Montesano School Board meeting. Photo by Michael Lang, Grays Harbor News Group
Screenshot from “20 A.C.” 
                                Members of Aberdeen band Gebular talk during an interview for “20 A.C.”

Cobain and Nirvana’s influence on local music scene takes center stage in “20 A.C.”

More than two decades have passed since the death of legendary Nirvana…

Screenshot from “20 A.C.” 
                                Members of Aberdeen band Gebular talk during an interview for “20 A.C.”

Cleverly takes over as deptuy director of emergency management

Hannah Cleverly of Aberdeen is the new deputy director of Grays Harbor…

  • Sep 27th, 2018

Montesano distict and teachers enter mediation over contract

The first day of school in the Montesano School District was Aug…

  • Sep 27th, 2018

U.S Senate approves opioid legislation

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Senate this week advanced legislation intended to…

Structural engineers and recovery team begin work on Armory building

Structural engineers and a recovery team have started work on Aberdeen’s Armory…

  • Sep 26th, 2018

Green Jade defendant’s guilty plea will stand

Green Jade defendant Fen Shou Chen had his request to withdraw his…

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                                An 87-year-old Montesano woman died in a car accident on State Route 12 on Monday.

Montesano woman dies in vehicle collision along highway

A Montesano woman was killed in a car accident Monday afternoon on…

  • Sep 26th, 2018
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                                An 87-year-old Montesano woman died in a car accident on State Route 12 on Monday.
Shannon Walker, center, answers a question from the audience at an autonomous vehicle policy conference on Sept. 19. She was joined in a panel by Steve Marshall, left, and Dr. Anne Brown. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

Self-driving vehicles are coming and cities know it

Public and private sector representatives met to discuss the future of autonomous vehicle policy.

Shannon Walker, center, answers a question from the audience at an autonomous vehicle policy conference on Sept. 19. She was joined in a panel by Steve Marshall, left, and Dr. Anne Brown. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo
Mike Benbow | The Herald file
                                You can watch brown bears compete for salmon online. The camera is set up and broadcast by Explore.org at Brooks Falls in Alaska’s Katmai National Park. Bears compete to claim their spot to get all the best salmon, while teaching young cubs how to survive in the wild.

Live bear cam: Let the fishing begin

Watch bears in Alaska’s Katmai National Park catch their dinner live.

  • Sep 26th, 2018
Mike Benbow | The Herald file
                                You can watch brown bears compete for salmon online. The camera is set up and broadcast by Explore.org at Brooks Falls in Alaska’s Katmai National Park. Bears compete to claim their spot to get all the best salmon, while teaching young cubs how to survive in the wild.
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Yowza! Twerk, emoji and facepalm are added to Scrabble dictionary, OK?

Merriam-Webster has announced 300 new words have been added to the spelling game

  • Sep 26th, 2018
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Officials from Monte and hospital come to different diagnosis

Two hospitals, two mission statements. One has a mission: “To heal, comfort…

  • Sep 26th, 2018

Montesano woman dies in collision on US 12 near Aberdeen

Washington State Patrol troopers investigated a vehicle collision on U.S. Highway 12…

  • Sep 25th, 2018