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(Johnson family)  Civil War veterans Ordien Johnson and Oliver Seeley were buried in Wynoochee Cemetery in Montesano and over time, trees and bushes grew around the gravestones completely obscuring the stones from view.

Civil War gravestones once lost in trees, recently uncovered

May 28, 2015 8:00am

Memorial Day is a time to pause and reflect on those who died while serving in the armed forces.

At cemeteries throughout the country, miniature American flags will wave in the breeze,...

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(Christi Kershaw) Morgan Jump, Tara Frame and Rylie Mansuetti won the Washington State FFA agricultural communications career development event at the State FFA Convention in Pullman. They will compete at the national level in October in Louisville, Ky.

Elma FFA team takes championship at state convention

May 28, 2015 8:00am

Tara Frame, Morgan Jump and Rylie Mansuetti captured the state title for agricultural communication career development at the Washington State FFA Convention in Pullman, May 14-16.

At the...

Kids fishing derby at Lake Sylvia, June 6; Lake Sylvia closes late June 5 to prepare for derby

May 28, 2015 8:00am

Lake Sylvia will be closed for 12 hours overnight June 5-6 in preparation for the Kids Fishing Derby on June 6.

The closure begins at 6 p.m. Friday, June 5, and ends at 6 a.m. Saturday, June...

Elma High students win state robotics, headed to Kentucky

May 28, 2015 8:00am

In early April, Elma High School seniors Alex Lambert and Brand Siverts finished in first place in the Robotics, Urban Search and Rescue, competition at the 2015 SkillsUSA State Skills and...

(Corey Morris | The Vidette) A line of people wait to order from Gene’s Stop-n-Go on May 22. The iconic Montesano burger shop opened for business during the afternoon on May 21.

Iconic Montesano burger stand opens to crowds

May 28, 2015 8:00am

The smell of burgers searing on a flat top grill is once again wafting through the air along Pioneer Avenue near the west entry of Montesano where the iconic and longtime burger stand Gene’s Stop-...

CORRECTION: Peterson not on McCleary finance committee

May 28, 2015 10:30am


The May 21, 2015, article “McCleary mayor initiates suit vs. council,” incorrectly stated the members of the finance committee — that committee is comprised of councilmen Jeff...

Seven Grays Harbor schools nationally recognized

May 28, 2015 10:30am

Seven Grays Harbor County high schools have been nationally recognized by U.S. News and World Report based upon test scores and academic proficiency.

Elma, Hoquiam, Hoquiam Homelink, North...

State college savings program enrollment deadline May 31

May 28, 2015 10:30am

OLYMPIA — Parents wanting to save for college have until midnight on May 31 to open a Guaranteed Education Tuition (GET) account before the state program closes for this enrollment year.


Chamber after hours at All Blinged Out, June 10

May 28, 2015 10:30am

The Montesano Chamber of Commerce will have an after hours event from 5-7 p.m. on June 10, hosted by All Blinged Out.

The Chamber will not have meetings in July and August.


Summit Pacific urgent care clinic adds Mondays

May 28, 2015 10:30am

Summit Pacific Medical Center is now offering urgent care clinic hours on Mondays.

The clinic, Grays Harbor’s only urgent care clinic located within Summit Pacific Medical Center at 600 East...

CORRECTION: No felonies for E. County hunters

May 28, 2015 10:30am


In a correction to a Great Falls Tribune story reprinted in the May 21, 2015, issue of The Vidette as “4 East County men nailed for poaching in Montana,” Robert MacMillan Sr. did...