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Improvements finally coming to Beacon Park?

Nov 22, 2014 10:30am

Mayor Ken Estes is hoping to to revive talk of improving Beacon Park, which has languished without much development since it was purchased in 2002.

At this point, Estes said he’s just hoping...

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Photo by Sgt. Leon Cook An infantry fire team from 4th Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment moves through colored smoke as they advance toward the abandoned Satsop nuclear power plant Nov. 12. The plant played an important role in Gryphon Longsword, a joint exercise between the 201st Battlefield Surveillance Brigade and 4/23 Inf. The plant represented a chemical weapons plant to secure and eliminate. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Leon Cook, 20th Public Affairs Detachment)

Army trains for the worst disasters at Satsop

Nov 19, 2014 8:27am

The abandoned cooling towers at the Satsop Business Park were the backdrop for an unusual drama played out there, Nov. 12. What started out as a quiet, cold morning heated up when soldiers moved...

Elma chief issue still in air, but court cuts on table

Nov 19, 2014 8:34am

Elma Mayor David Osgood has presented a $1.8 million operating budget, which eats up every bit of reserve money in the city’s coffers, and even Osgood has deemed it an “unacceptable” budget,...

County will trim $800k from operating budget

Nov 19, 2014 8:34am

The Republican majority on the county commission stuck together during a special meeting Tuesday afternoon to refuse another road levy shift and authorized cuts of nearly 3 percent to the county’s...

Federal Way man charged with molesting Oakville girl

Nov 19, 2014 8:34am

A 20-year-old Federal Way man has been charged with child molestation in the second degree for having an inappropriate relationship with a 13-year-old girl at Oakville High School.

Gervin O...

Debate swirling in McCleary over police services

Nov 19, 2014 10:17pm

More than 50 residents packed the McCleary City Council meeting Nov. 19 to hear debate about the future of the McCleary Police Department. There were so many people, it was standing room only and...

McCleary enters into contract negotiations with Sheriff

Nov 18, 2014 10:55am

City officials in McCleary will meet with the Sheriff’s Office to negotiate a potential contract for police services — but Mayor

Gary Dent won’t be the one negotiating the contract.

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Estes considering a run for a second term

Nov 18, 2014 12:27pm

Montesano Mayor Ken Estes is considering a run for a second term.

Estes, whose term expires at the end of next year, has had a tumultuous three years, but says he thinks things are on an...

Slim Monte budget includes utility rate hikes

Nov 18, 2014 12:27pm

The city of Montesano has scrapped plans to hire a new clerk in 2015 — and trimmed away the wish list from department heads in the mayor’s recently proposed budget.

Montesano Mayor Ken Estes...

Pot is a growing business on the Harbor

Nov 17, 2014 10:35am

If there’s one industry with potential for exponential growth — both literally and figuratively — in Grays Harbor County over the next few years, it may be the state’s fledgling legal marijuana...

County narrows District Court candidates down to three

Nov 17, 2014 12:55pm

MONTESANO — The Grays Harbor County commissioners on Monday narrowed seven candidates for the vacant District Court position to three finalists. In no particular order, the commissioners have...

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