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Why does Grays Harbor need a massive armored military vehicle?

Sep 18, 2014 10:24am

Don’t call it a tank.

That’s what Aberdeen Police Captain John Green says, as he stands next to the nearly 10-foot-tall armored vehicle, painted black and dotted with police logos. Earlier...

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Elma working on new pump station for Dow Chemical

Aug 27, 2014 4:02pm

City officials in Elma say that a new sewer pump station is needed to accommodate the needs of Dow Chemical, which has a plant on Highway 12 near the city limits.

On July 21, the Elma City...

DNR updates public lands maps popular with outdoor recreation enthusiasts

Aug 27, 2014 4:02pm

OLYMPIA — The state Department of Natural Resources (DNR) recently announced the publication of three updated maps detailing roads, property boundaries, trails, recreation sites and other...

Intermittent SR12 closures scheduled for pole replacement work

Aug 27, 2014 6:30pm

All lanes of State Route 12 east of Aberdeen at Baila Dip will be closed intermittently between 10pm on Thursday, Aug. 28th and 4am on Friday, Aug. 29th. The closures are part of ongoing line...

(Aaron Lavinsky | The Daily World)  Anglers fish along the banks of the Chehalis River behind the Aberdeen Walmart on Saturday during the first day of the coho salmon fishing season. From left are Miguel Garcia Resendiz, Spencer Fjeld, Richard Libby and Wayne Fjeld.

Angling for the big catch

Aug 23, 2014 4:39pm

Saturday marked the beginning of the coho salmon fishing season for the Chehalis River, attracting anglers by land and boat from around the Harbor. Anglers are permitted to keep up to six cohos,...

Recount complete: It’s Raines vs. Olson

Updated: Aug 24, 2014 10:21am

The machine recount in the Grays Harbor County Commissioner, District 3 race was conducted Friday morning and Republican Keith Olson still holds a 10-vote lead over Democrat Al Smith in the...

Monte girl sues after getting hurt at ‘Mexican rodeo’

Aug 21, 2014 10:20am

A 9-year-old Montesano girl has filed a lawsuit against the promoter of a Mexican rodeo event for sustaining permanent injuries when a fence fell on her two years ago at the Grays Harbor County...

David Haerle | The Vidette A honey bee crawls into a wildflower just off one of the trails at the at the Chehalis River Natural Area Preserve.

Nature endures at Chehalis River preserve

Updated: Aug 23, 2014 4:36pm

There is very little undiscovered country around us, though there is some relatively undiscovered country right in our own back yard.

Earlier this year, the state Department of Natural...

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Ensign Bryce Boyer graduates from the U. S. Naval Academy

Aug 21, 2014 10:30am

Elma High School alumni Bryce K. Boyer graduated from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, on May 23.

He was commissioned as an officer in the U.S. Navy. Boyer...

Election certified: Commissioner race to get recount Friday

Aug 21, 2014 2:08pm

The final results of the August primary election are in, and with just 10 votes separating them, Keith Olson and Al Smith are headed to a machine recount to decide which of them will face Vickie...

Attorney fighting to get paid by county after judicial orders vanish

Aug 21, 2014 2:23pm

A former Guardian Ad Litem attorney representing vulnerable children for Grays Harbor Superior Court is fighting to get paid what she says the county owes her for services performed several years...