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Tom Frederiksen | Montesano Today Some Elma High School students walked out of class and set up a demonstration in downtown Elma to protest the school allowing a convicted sex offender to attend classes.

Elma students protest sex offenders in school

Jan 22, 2015 6:30am

About 30 Elma High School students walked out of class Friday after learning a classmate was a convicted sex offender.

The students had first met with the school district’s Superintendent,...

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Port ready to invest $100,000 in Friends Landing

Dec 04, 2014 3:15pm

The Port of Grays Harbor has budgeted to spend more than $100,000 in capital improvements and planning efforts at Friends Landing and Sterling Landing in East County, the Port’s first full year...

County tries to get timber access lawsuit thrown out

Dec 04, 2014 3:15pm

A lawsuit filed by the timber industry challenging a Grays Harbor County ordinance prohibiting large forest landowners from getting a property-tax break if they charge for access will get its...

New McCleary clinic won’t be in old hospital

Dec 04, 2014 3:15pm

Administrators at Summit Pacific Medical Center say they’ve decided to build a brand-new clinic, instead of renovating the old, existing one in the former Mark Reed Hospital.

“We will be...

Elma hires 10K-per-month administrator to run police dept.

Dec 04, 2014 3:15pm

By The Vidette staff

Behind the urging of Elma Mayor Dave Osgood, the Elma City Council last week approved the hiring of a civilian administrator to lead the Elma Police Department for the...

Former Monte police chief gets 5 months for theft charge

Nov 26, 2014 12:03pm

Former Montesano police chief Ray Sowers was ejected from the Pierce Count Drug Court last month and ordered to spend five months in jail for a theft charge stemming from an incident that...

Quinaults petition for oil terminal change of jurisdiction

Nov 26, 2014 12:04pm

and Imperium said the companies believe the current process and oversight is appropriate for their projects.

A response to objections are due by Dec. 17, and replies are due by Dec. 22. If...

Elma veteran receives donated track chair

Nov 26, 2014 12:09pm

An highly decorated Elma veteran — and wounded warrior — from the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq is getting around a little easier these days thanks to the generous efforts of the citizens of...

Elma seeks county money to help DOW Chemical

Nov 26, 2014 12:22pm

MONTESANO — The cities of Elma and Ocean Shores will likely be the biggest beneficiaries next year of the county’s special economic development funds.

The city of Elma has requested the use...

Saturday bus service coming back Jan. 3

Nov 24, 2014 10:30am

When the Grays Harbor Transportation Authority voted to cut all weekend bus service in 2013, it also decided to go to the ballot box, hoping Grays Harbor voters might help restore the service...

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...