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Sawyer Drake tries to contain her excitement about getting a new cousin Friday during the National Adoption Day ceremony in Judge Stephen Brown’s courtroom at Grays Harbor County Superior Court in Montesano. (Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)

County celebrates newly expanded families

National Adoption Day event held at Grays Harbor County Superior Court.

  • Nov 15th, 2019

 

UPDATED (3:22 p.m. Nov. 14): Inmates help stop woman from killing herself at jail

UPDATE (3:22 p.m. Nov. 14) A 42-year-old woman tried to hang herself…

  • Nov 13th, 2019

 

(Todd Bennington | The Vidette)
                                Dennis and Stacy Parish were one of two families adopting as part of a National Adoption Day celebration at Grays Harbor County Superior Court on Nov. 17, 2017. The couple at the time had three adopted children. At right is Judge Stephen Brown who presided over the ceremony.

National Adoption Day coming to Grays Harbor

Court will celebrate day that celebrates families.

  • Nov 13th, 2019

 

Paul Pekola celebrates 100th birthday

One hundred years is: 1,200 months; 36,500 days, 876,000 hours; 52,560,000 minutes;…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

E-911 funding passes with overwhelming support

More than 63 percent of voters back increasing sales tax to build up emergency communications infrastructure.

  • Nov 13th, 2019

Updated Election Results — contested races

Here are the updated (as of Friday) results of all contested races…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Elma Middle School honor roll

This list of students was provided by the school.

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Honor rolls

University of Washington The university says the following students from Montesano were…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Summit Pacific recognized for environmental stewarship

USDA nominated Elma hospital for work on creek that runs through campus

  • Nov 14th, 2019
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                                Varsity Printworks in Montesano will sell T-shirts with this logo on them to help support Elma student Jesus Torres, whose football jersey number is 45. He has been diagnosed with leukemia.

‘East County family’ rallies around Elma footballer with leukemia

Several East County businesses and at least two football teams’ booster organizations…

  • Nov 13th, 2019
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                                Varsity Printworks in Montesano will sell T-shirts with this logo on them to help support Elma student Jesus Torres, whose football jersey number is 45. He has been diagnosed with leukemia.

Simpson Says: Fun things around school this month include lots of short days and days off

A student checks in every month to let community know of activites, education and fun at elementary school.

  • Nov 14th, 2019
Varsity Printworks in Montesano will sell T-shirts with this logo on them to help support Elma student Jesus Torres, whose football jersey number is 45. He has been diagnosed with leukemia. (Courtesy image)

East County community coming together to support Elma student with leukemia

Bulldogs, Monte businesses backing rival school student with cancer

  • Nov 11th, 2019
Varsity Printworks in Montesano will sell T-shirts with this logo on them to help support Elma student Jesus Torres, whose football jersey number is 45. He has been diagnosed with leukemia. (Courtesy image)

Updated Election Results — Top Races

Here are the results from the Auditor’s Office updated count Friday afternoon…

  • Nov 8th, 2019

County assessor’s tax pages crash

UPDATE: The system is working again.

  • Nov 6th, 2019

Montesano budget meetings set, copies available for review

First meeting is Nov. 12.

  • Nov 7th, 2019

Summit Pacific’s CEO to host three community forums

Community members are invited to attend one of Summit Pacific’s three upcoming…

  • Nov 7th, 2019
City of Montesano and Aberdeen Cemetery Association personnel add a fourth marble monument to the Marion J. “Bogey” Bogdanovich Veterans Honor Wall on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019, at Fleet Park in Montesano. (Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)

Fourth monument block added in time for Veterans Day

The Marion J. “Bogey” Bogdanovich Veterans Honor Wall got a new addition.…

  • Nov 7th, 2019
City of Montesano and Aberdeen Cemetery Association personnel add a fourth marble monument to the Marion J. “Bogey” Bogdanovich Veterans Honor Wall on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019, at Fleet Park in Montesano. (Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)

Votes saying upgrade county’s emergency radio system

Sales tax increase to pay for emergency responder infrastructure is passing.

  • Nov 5th, 2019

Hooper looks to be easy winner in East County hospital district race

Hospital District 1 incumbent has more than twice the votes his opponent got so far.

  • Nov 5th, 2019