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Vini Samuel running for Monte mayor; two announce council candidacy

Mar 26, 2015 9:30am

With the county’s filing period still more than a month away, some candidates are announciing their intent to run for positions with the City of Montesano, challenging both the mayor and council...

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Commissioners hear plan for $56 million courthouse reboot

Mar 26, 2015 9:30am

The Grays Harbor County Board of Commissioners and many elected officials and county employees gathered Tuesday morning to hear a presentation about a $56.6 million, possibly 20-year “third...

Elma council continues levy discussions

Mar 26, 2015 9:30am

The Elma City Council is considering a draft document with language for a city levy likely to appear on the August primary election ballots. City Attorney Dan Glenn drafted the document with...


Mar 26, 2015 10:30am

The March 19, 2015, story, “Pillowcase Patrol donates 700 pillowcases this year,” incorrectly stated the number of pillowcases donated by Montesano High School.

MHS students have donated 10...

Westhaven State Park closed for paving March 23-April 17

Mar 19, 2015 10:00am

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission announced that Westhaven State Park near Westport will be closed from March 23 through April 17, while crews pave the gravel parking area....

Sharon Stone stands beside 700 pillowcases sewn and donated by the “Montesano Pillowcase Patrol” to Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital of Tacoma. The pillowcases were delivered to the Sewing and Stitchery Expo in Puyallup where, combined with other communities throughout the state, 6,911 pillowcases had been collected for donation.

Pillowcase Patrol donated 700 pillowcases this year

Updated: Mar 20, 2015 8:37am

Fabric, brightly colored, is cut and sewn to the perfect shape. A pillow later is slipped into the pocket of fabric, and the whole package is used to prop up the head of a sick child.



Mar 19, 2015 10:24am

ATV rules

For clarification to the Feb. 19, 2015, article: “ATVs can hit monte streets next month; McCleary ordinance tabled,” a motorcycle endorsement is required for two- and/or three-...

(Gabe Green | The Daily World)   Elma Church of God congregation members Charlotte Emerson, left, Marilyn Benedict, right and Pastor LouAnn Houle are currently raising funds for a mission trip to Indonesia planned for July 31 through August 13 to volunteer at the Elma House in Tangerang created by Lowell Lux of the First Church of God in Vancouver with monetary help from the Elma church.

Elma Church of God members planning trip to Indonesia

Mar 13, 2015 1:40pm

Three women from the Elma Church of God are attempting to raise money for a trip to Indonesia, where a tutoring center in the city of Tangerang has been named after the church because of past...

One injured in rollover near McCleary

Mar 13, 2015 2:13pm

One person was injured when the car she was riding in rolled over on Highway 8 near McCleary early Monday morning, the State Patrol said.

Three others, including a 1-year-old, were not hurt...

Corrections, March 12

Mar 13, 2015 2:19pm


The March 5 article, “Monte’s longtime city attorney announces August resignation,” should have stated the paperwork expected by the Montesano City Council was a “resolution to...

Parmalee is headline act for county fair entertainment

Mar 13, 2015 2:20pm

The Grays Harbor County Fair has announced its entertainment lineup for this summer’s fair, and it is headlined by the fast-rising country band Parmalee.

Entertainment opens with Hotel...