Life

Influenza kills both parents of three local children, 100 years ago

Cider presses and Thanksgiving Balls are among past social events around Montesano.

  • Nov 1st, 2018

Masquerading junk election mailers sneak across the aisle

By Jerry Cornfield Everett Herald Glen Morgan is a political conservative with…

  • Oct 31st, 2018

County under quarantine 100 years ago this week

A local judge preferred to call it an “enza” epidemic, rather than flu.

  • Oct 25th, 2018

Bazaars are running

Nov. 2 and 3 First Baptist Church of Hoquiam’s Christmas Bazaar, 9…

  • Oct 25th, 2018

Booze busts in the Harbor, 100 years ago

Fire is total loss and knocks out power to Montesano, 125 years ago.

  • Oct 18th, 2018

It’s holiday bazaar season

Here is a list of upcoming sales around the county.

  • Oct 18th, 2018

What’s for lunch?

A list of menu options from community centers around the Harbor.

  • Oct 18th, 2018

Tarantula juice and award winning cheeses

Take a look back at what was happening in East County from past editions of The Vidette.

  • Oct 11th, 2018

130 salmon caught in one day, 125 years ago

Stories and other items from past editions of The Vidette.

  • Oct 4th, 2018

What’s for lunch?

Menus at area senior centers.

  • Oct 4th, 2018

Chicken “pleased with the looks of the town”

Pages from the Past for Sept. 27, 2018

  • Sep 27th, 2018

Tom and Nancy (Riley) LaCasse are ready for another 50 years together.

Tom and Nancy (Riley) LaCasse recently celebrated their golden wedding anniversary. They…

  • Sep 26th, 2018

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.