Yahoo Weather

You are here

More ↓

Montesano Chamber to donate to turf project

Aug 13, 2014 9:34pm

The Montesano Chamber of Commerce board has decided to donate $10,000 toward the effort to install artificial turf at Rottle Field.

Chamber president Dennis Brumbaugh said the board pledged...

New FOX Sports will include East County football games

Aug 13, 2014 9:37pm

By Vidette staff

Radio station 1490 KWOK AM will start its schedule of night football games off at Montesano next month.

The radio program, which broadcasts games live for audiences...

What next for McCleary after police levies are rejected?

Aug 13, 2014 9:37pm

The residents of McCleary showed they are fed up with rising taxes and higher costs of living as voters rejected two propositions during the primary election that would have provided dedicated...

In face of recount, Raines outspent all three commission challengers combined

Updated: Aug 13, 2014 4:57pm

County Commission candidate Vickie Raines raised and spent more money combined than her three challengers in the primary election, helping her earn a clear first-place finish in last week’s...

Steven Friederich | The Vidette Savannah pets an American alligator held by Dave Coleburn of the Predators of the Heart exhibit at the county fair.

Another record-breaking fair

Updated: Aug 11, 2014 8:20am

This year’s fair has come and gone — but has left behind another record-breaking attendance year.

The 2014 fair’s total attendance is sitting at 66,935. According to Fair Director Mike...

County budget dips into reserves for first time in 4 years

Updated: Aug 13, 2014 9:37pm

MONTESANO — County officials are on track to spend about $2 million more this year than last and will have to dip into reserves for the first time in about four years. But higher sales tax figures...

Brendan Carl | The Vidette Thomas Rhett sings “Make Me Wanna” at the Grays Harbor County Fair on Wednesday.

Rhett rocks the Grays Harbor County Fair

Aug 11, 2014 7:34pm

ELMA — Country artist Thomas Rhett brought “Beer with Jesus,” or at least the song.

The 2014 Grays Harbor County Fair opened Aug. 6 with the biggest crowd in 10 years. Rhett headlined the...

Humptulips rocks the fair, ready for the Barn Bash

Updated: Aug 13, 2014 12:12pm

Country-rock band Humptulips helped fill the stage at the Grays Harbor County Fair on Friday, helping to bring in thousands of people to the fair. The Grays Harbor-based band recently was named...

Timber industry challenges fee-for-access ordinance

Updated: Aug 08, 2014 11:20am

The timber industry filed a lawsuit against Grays Harbor County on Wednesday, challenging the county’s ordinance prohibiting large forest landowners from getting a property tax break if they...

Editorial: As Pacific County somehow loses a small fortune, let’s be thankful here

Aug 08, 2014 10:04am

After taking a look at the seriously messed up budget activities in Pacific County recently, I feel compelled to want to give a hug — or at least a hearty “thank you” — to the budget staffs at our...