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County approves $1.4 million loan to repair pavilion roof at fairgrounds

Apr 27, 2016 1:15pm

The Grays Harbor County commissioners approved a $1.4 million dollar loan from the Department of Agriculture rural development program on Thursday, April 21, to fund repairs for the Grays Harbor...

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CORRECTION: Last name misspelled

Mar 24, 2016 10:30am

Last name misspelled

The March 17, 2016, story “Richey appointed to McCleary City Council,” misspelled Joy Iversen’s last name.

Two winners for each class at Satsop spelling bee

Mar 24, 2016 10:30am

I have felt guilty for a few weeks now, knowing that you are all waiting to find out just who were the winners of the 2016 Spelling Bee at our school.

Time just goes by too quickly, and it...

Vidette file photo  Ian Collins (left) gets a shove from Mason Yonkers as he tries to cross a creek on a line that he and the other members of Troop 27 from Fox Island assembled themselves at a past event at Camp Delezenne. The camp will be closed due to budget concerns and declining enrollment, the Boy Scouts announced last week.

Camp Delezenne on chopping block

Updated: Mar 24, 2016 8:47am

On the heels of news that the Boys Scouts of America Pacific Harbors Council has decided to close Camp Delezenne in rural Elma, local Boy Scouts officials are trying to formulate a plan to move...

Democratic precinct caucuses March 26

Mar 17, 2016 10:30am

Washington State Democratic precinct caucuses will be held on Saturday, March 26, where participants will elect delegates and alternates who will ultimately decide who is the presidential...

(Corey Morris | The Vidette)  Dustin Richey, right, is welcomed into the McCleary City Council by Councilwoman Brenda Orffer and Councilman Ben Blankenship after Richey was sworn in on March 9. Richey replaces former councilman Chris Vessey who resigned due to unspecified health issues earlier this year.

Richey appointed to McCleary City Council

Updated: Mar 18, 2016 9:51am

Dustin Richey was appointed to fill a vacancy in the McCleary City Council on Wednesday, March 9. Richey is the latest appointment for the city’s government. The appointment marks the fourth...

Fire agreements, little league dugout concerns come to Elma council

Mar 17, 2016 8:30am

Several issues came before the Elma City Council during its meeting on March 7, 2016, including baseball dugouts, fire department considerations and an agreement with Fire District 5.


GGHI and local biz team up for marketing workshop

Mar 17, 2016 8:30am

Businesses and nonprofit organizations lost in the digital marketing world, that are confused about websites, Facebook or email marketing, and wondering where to look first to build or grow are...

Glen Vance received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Montesano Fire Department.

Three Monte firefighters recognized

Mar 17, 2016 10:30am

Three Montesano firefighters recently received recognition during the local department’s banquet.

Lt. Jeff Smith was named 2015 Firefighter of the Year during the Montesano Fire Department’s...

Monte council wary of proposed pot grow

Mar 17, 2016 10:30am

A private individual’s plan to bring a marijuana growing operation to Montesano may have gone up in smoke following discussion during the Montesano City Council meeting on March 8.


County 2016 budget still tight, other costs looming

Mar 16, 2016 1:52pm

Following a budget update that showed a familiar struggling general fund budget, the Grays Harbor County commissioners learned that facility repairs and upgrades continue to loom on the horizon....