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News from three local boys makes the newspaper during World War II

Pages of the Past for Feb. 21, 2019.

  • Feb 21st, 2019

‘American Pickers’ looking for unique private collections here

Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz and their team plan to return to Washington…

  • Feb 21st, 2019

Holden: Helping bring public health into view

As I contemplate how to use this space and your time, I see endless possibilities. Public health is a big topic, and I could write for many years and only scratch the surface.

  • Feb 15th, 2019

Scholarship applications available

East County Rotary Club, Master Gardeners, the GH Sheriff’s Office and the Cosmopolis Lions Club all have money to help students get post-high school education.

  • Feb 14th, 2019

Report from Germany 100 years ago: The farther in you go, the thicker and wilder the body lice get.

Each week, Pages of the Past looks at news from as far back as 125 years ago in Montesano

  • Feb 7th, 2019

WSU honor roll

Area students on the Washington State University fall 2018 president’s honor roll…

  • Feb 7th, 2019

‘The Favourite’ fails to satisfy on many levels

Just when one would think the Oscars might have a shred of relevancy left, they nominate “The Favourite” for nine Academy Awards.

  • Jan 31st, 2019

More than 2 feet of snow blanketed the area, 50 years ago

Low temperatures were reported in the teens with more snow expected.

  • Jan 31st, 2019

What’s for lunch?

Menu for the week at the Montesano Community Center.

  • Jan 31st, 2019

GHC President’s List

Grays Harbor College Here is the GHC President’s List for the fall…

  • Jan 30th, 2019
The Vidette archives
                                According to the 1919 Sylvan yearbook, the Montesano High School boys basketball team finished the season with six wins, five losses and one tie one hundred years ago. Coach E.L. Maddox is in the center of the back row. Steve Young (back row, second from left) was the captain. Other players listed in the yearbook but not identified in the picture are Fred Abel, Chuck Elfbrandt, Roland France, Robert Hall, Leo Noel, Clinton O’Conner Sam Perkins, George Thompson and Ted Wheeler.

Walk to Aberdeen deemed good exercise, 125 years ago.

Pages of the Past for Jan. 24, 2019.

  • Jan 24th, 2019
The Vidette archives
                                According to the 1919 Sylvan yearbook, the Montesano High School boys basketball team finished the season with six wins, five losses and one tie one hundred years ago. Coach E.L. Maddox is in the center of the back row. Steve Young (back row, second from left) was the captain. Other players listed in the yearbook but not identified in the picture are Fred Abel, Chuck Elfbrandt, Roland France, Robert Hall, Leo Noel, Clinton O’Conner Sam Perkins, George Thompson and Ted Wheeler.

Grays Harbor became a fourth-class county, commissioners said 100 years ago

Pages of the Past for Jan. 17, 2019.

  • Jan 17th, 2019

What’s for lunch?

Area community center menus for the week beginning Jan. 17.

  • Jan 17th, 2019
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                                Chainsaw artist Brandon Levesque, owner of BAD Yard Art near Hoquiam, created many of his signature bears out of wood from trees felled by the tornado.

Chain-saw artists gather in Port Orchard to create joy from tornado’s devastation

On Dec. 18, a rare tornado struck Port Orchard, a community of…

KAT BRYANT | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP
                                Chainsaw artist Brandon Levesque, owner of BAD Yard Art near Hoquiam, created many of his signature bears out of wood from trees felled by the tornado.

The country is “going to the dogs,” people complained 125 years ago.

Advice from 125 years ago: Don’t try to make people believe you are a Christian, simply because you can make long prayers and shed a few tears, and yet never try to help the poor or suffering.

  • Jan 10th, 2019

2018 favorites, plus the best to expect in 2019

If there was something about 2018 that wasn’t terrible, it was the movies.

  • Jan 3rd, 2019

Community center lunch menus for Jan. 3, 2019

What’s for lunch?

  • Jan 3rd, 2019

Bryant: A look back, and a leap forward

My head is still reeling, and it’s not from a New Year’s Eve party.

  • Jan 2nd, 2019

We can set positive, attainable New Year’s resolutions

It’s almost New Year’s Eve, and you know what that means: resolutions!

  • Dec 31st, 2018

Montesano crowd parties at Elma ball, 125 years ago

Pages of the Past for Dec. 27, 2018.

  • Dec 27th, 2018