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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

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.

Grays Harbor low on STD list

Cases of some of the more common types of sexually transmitted diseases…

  • May 24th, 2018

Grays Harbor teens not driving so well

Of the state’s 39 counties, Grays Harbor County is tied for 12th…

  • May 24th, 2018

MPD seeking suspect in attempted abduction

The Montesano Police Department has arrested a suspect in the attempted kidnapping…

  • May 24th, 2018

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

Click it or Ticket through week

About 95 percent of Washington drivers and passengers use their seat belts…

  • May 17th, 2018

GHC biology instructor holds talk on human factors on aquatic life

The Chehalis River Basin Land Trust will sponsor a talk, “Human Impacts…

  • May 17th, 2018

Investigators search area of Kittitas County where Lindsey Baum’s remains were discovered last fall

Search combined dozens of investigators from 10 different agencies

Kayaker rescued in Willapa Bay

Members of the U.S. Coast Guard and a Pacific County beach rescue…

  • May 17th, 2018
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Even with new owners taking the reigns Friday, the classic exterior of the Bee Hive Restaurant in Montesano isn’t likely to see any major changes, though the interior will be getting a facelift starting next week. Regulars will still enjoy a full bar and most of their menu favorites when the place reopens some time in June.

Local owners buy Bee Hive, will be closed for interior work starting Sunday at 8 p.m.

Focus will be on affordability, customer service, quality menu

DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Even with new owners taking the reigns Friday, the classic exterior of the Bee Hive Restaurant in Montesano isn’t likely to see any major changes, though the interior will be getting a facelift starting next week. Regulars will still enjoy a full bar and most of their menu favorites when the place reopens some time in June.

Monte Council to set on seeing abatements through

The City of Montesano plans to continue pursuing abatements of problem properties…

  • May 17th, 2018

Restaurant Inspections, May 17

Grays Harbor County’s Environmental Health Division lists restaurants and other food-handling establishments…

  • May 17th, 2018

Screenings available to Elma residents

The Elma School District offers free developmental screenings for children from birth…

  • May 16th, 2018

Sheriff’s Office seeks public’s help in string of copper thefts from county PUD substations

Five substations in the county have been hit over the past few weeks

  • May 10th, 2018