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Off My Rocker By Tommi Halvorsen Gatlin

  • Jun 14th, 2018

 

DAN HAMMOCK | THE VIDETTE
                                The balloons come down at the end of Montesano High School’s 2018 graduation ceremony Sunday at the Bo Griffith Memorial Gymnasium.

Montesano High School Class of 2018 graduated Sunday afternoon

Bo Griffith Memorial Gymnasium packed to the rafters with family, friends

 

Elma High School Class of 2018

Graduation ceremony at 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 9, at the Grays…

  • Jun 7th, 2018

 

Hospital has already paid $1 million to consulting firm

Grays Harbor Community Hospital has paid Navigant Consulting nearly $1 million in…

Port of Grays Harbbor announces public tour dates

Come get a behind-the-fences look at the Port

  • Jun 7th, 2018

Wrongful death suit against Summit Pacific

Woman was sent home from medical center, collapsed and died a few hours later

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Isaac J. Gusman pleaded not guilty in Grays Harbor County Superior Court on Monday to two felony charges relating to an attempted kidnapping in Montesano on May 16. At left is defense lawyer David Arcuri. At right is county Prosecutor Katie Svoboda.

Not guilty plea in attempted Monte abduction

Isaac J. Gusman, charged for an attempted abduction in Montesano last month,…

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Isaac J. Gusman pleaded not guilty in Grays Harbor County Superior Court on Monday to two felony charges relating to an attempted kidnapping in Montesano on May 16. At left is defense lawyer David Arcuri. At right is county Prosecutor Katie Svoboda.
LOUIS KRAUSS | THE DAILY WORLD Someone writes names of those lost to cancer on a board at the Relay For Life in Hoquiam on Friday.

Relay For Life nears fundraising goal after weekend walk

With a decent turnout and 42 teams walking, fundraising and participating this…

LOUIS KRAUSS | THE DAILY WORLD Someone writes names of those lost to cancer on a board at the Relay For Life in Hoquiam on Friday.

Sheriff’s Office seeks Baum lead in unrelated case

A convicted sex offender charged with the rape of a Bonney Lake…

  • Jun 6th, 2018

East County schools dishing up summer lunches this summer

McCleary The McCleary School District will offer meals at no charge to…

  • May 31st, 2018
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Passengers ready to board a 4:20 p.m. bus at the Hoquiam transit center earlier this week. Grays Harbor Transit has brought back region-wide Sunday service and has expanded other routes this season.

GH Transit expands Sunday and other services

Services now back to full pre-2013 levels

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Passengers ready to board a 4:20 p.m. bus at the Hoquiam transit center earlier this week. Grays Harbor Transit has brought back region-wide Sunday service and has expanded other routes this season.

International trade essential to Grays Harbor

An update on the Port of Grays Harbor

Fire claims structure in Monte

Montesano Fire Department and fire districts battle blaze in Montesano

  • May 31st, 2018

AG seeks to keep habitual sex offender in custody beyond his release date

David Kyle Hunter was set to be released from Grays Harbor Jail May 15

  • May 30th, 2018
JEFF MYERS | HOQUIAM POLICE DEPARTMENT
                                Elma Troop 14 Eagle Scout candidate Matt Kimbrel speaks at the dedication of a first responders memorial in Elma Wednesday afternoon. The memorial is the Eagle Scout project for both Kimbrel and fellow candidate Evan Werner. Behind Kimbrel is Elma Police officer Josh Wheeler.

First responders memorial in Elma dedicated Wednesday

Two local Boy Scouts chose the memorial as their Eagle Scout project

  • May 24th, 2018
JEFF MYERS | HOQUIAM POLICE DEPARTMENT
                                Elma Troop 14 Eagle Scout candidate Matt Kimbrel speaks at the dedication of a first responders memorial in Elma Wednesday afternoon. The memorial is the Eagle Scout project for both Kimbrel and fellow candidate Evan Werner. Behind Kimbrel is Elma Police officer Josh Wheeler.
KITTITAS COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE PHOTO
                                Searchers from multiple agencies returned to a remote area west of Ellensburg over the weekend to search for evidence where the remains of Lindsey Baum were discovered last fall. Baum was 10 years old when she was abducted in McCleary in 2009.

Searchers spent weekend combing for evidence in Baum case

Investigators from several agencies comb wooded area for clues

  • May 24th, 2018
KITTITAS COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE PHOTO
                                Searchers from multiple agencies returned to a remote area west of Ellensburg over the weekend to search for evidence where the remains of Lindsey Baum were discovered last fall. Baum was 10 years old when she was abducted in McCleary in 2009.
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Bright spray paint surrounds the area where a 48-year-old woman had both legs severed when she was struck by a train early Thursday morning. The photo was taken at the track closest to the end of South Michigan Street just south of Harbor Battery and State Street, facing south and east toward the Chehalis River.

Woman’s legs severed by train in accident near Aberdeen homeless camp

Airlifted to Harborview, condition not yet known

  • May 24th, 2018
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Bright spray paint surrounds the area where a 48-year-old woman had both legs severed when she was struck by a train early Thursday morning. The photo was taken at the track closest to the end of South Michigan Street just south of Harbor Battery and State Street, facing south and east toward the Chehalis River.

Port Commissioner Chuck Caldwell announces resignation effective July 31

Represented the eastern part of Grays Harbor County since 2002

  • May 24th, 2018

Several incumbents will go into election season unchallenged

Candidate filing for the upcoming primary election officially ended at 4:30 p.m.…

  • May 24th, 2018