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A warning sign is posted beside Vance Creek County Park Pond No. 2 this month south of Elma. Similar warnings will be seen around fresh water in Ocean Shores. On Friday, the county issued a warning about the presence of blue-green algae in fresh water in and around the city. The algae can make people sick or be fatal to animals, including pets. Residents are advised to stay out of the water. (Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)

Toxic algae in Ocean Shores

Residents and animals are encouraged to avoid open ‘all bodies of freshwater in and around the City of Ocean Shores.’

  • Sep 13th, 2019

 

Dress sale set

Montesano high club to host event.

  • Sep 12th, 2019

 

The Wynooche Dam is located at the south end of Lake Wynooche. (file photo)

Agreement reached to benefit fish in Wynoochee basin

State and tribal leaders have agreed to a plan to release thousands…

  • Sep 12th, 2019

 

Jobs and services fair coming to Elma

Want a job or want to know more about Medicare, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or other programs? Head to the Elma Library on Sept. 14

  • Sep 12th, 2019

County OKs $1.2 million for economic development

Montesano clinic not among projects granted funds.

  • Sep 12th, 2019

Aberdeen seeks temporary use permit for Michigan Street homeless camping site

The City of Aberdeen will hold a public hearing Sept. 25 to consider a 1-year temporary-use permit.

Corrections for Sept. 12, 2019

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  • Sep 12th, 2019

Deaths for Sept. 12, 2019

Robert Henry Shay Sr. passed away Monday, Sept. 2, 2019 at his…

  • Sep 12th, 2019
Visitors and volunteers lead horses back to the stables Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, at a farm north of Hoquiam during the Horse Prayer and Summit Pacific Medical Center event to introduce equine-assisted therapy to children with autism. (Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)

Nonprofit conducts equine therapy event

Group looks to help kids with autism, others around Grays Harbor.

  • Sep 12th, 2019
Visitors and volunteers lead horses back to the stables Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, at a farm north of Hoquiam during the Horse Prayer and Summit Pacific Medical Center event to introduce equine-assisted therapy to children with autism. (Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)
Multiple agencies investigate an officer-involved shooting on West State Street near the Chehalis River Bridge on-ramp early Monday afternoon.

Deadly officer involved shooting in Aberdeen Monday

A 41-year-old Aberdeen man who reportedly pulled a gun on an Aberdeen…

Multiple agencies investigate an officer-involved shooting on West State Street near the Chehalis River Bridge on-ramp early Monday afternoon.

County health board to meet

The Grays Harbor Health and Human Services Advisory Board will meet at…

  • Sep 12th, 2019

Taylor Strom named 2019 Playday queen

This year’s Loggers Playday queen is Taylor Strom, daughter of Rick and Karen Strom of Hoquiam.

  • Sep 5th, 2019

Births for Sept. 5, 2019

The birth of XXXX babies were reported to The Vidette.

  • Sep 5th, 2019

Fate of McCleary Museum up in air

Building’s original owners have asked that property be returned to family.

  • Sep 5th, 2019

Montesano hires new CFO

Arnel Blancas is the new Chief Financial Officer/clerk/special adviser to the mayor.…

  • Sep 5th, 2019

Aberdeen Sears can’t avoid the list

The Aberdeen Sears store, one-stop shopping for generations of Harborites looking for…

  • Sep 5th, 2019

Awards recognize life-saving actions

Officers, citizens recognized for helping save Hoquiam man

  • Sep 5th, 2019

Cornfield: Lawmakers sue Gov. Jay Inslee over ‘veto too far’

By Jerry Cornfield The Everett Herald When Gov. Jay Inslee vetoed a…

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Retired judge appointed as first dedicated Superior Court Commissioner

The Grays Harbor County Superior Court recently appointed retired Judge Michael Spencer…

  • Aug 29th, 2019
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Classroom training for food worker cards discontinued

Monthly state food worker card classes in Aberdeen will discontinue due to…

  • Aug 29th, 2019