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This photo, titled "Clouds over Curtis Hill" was taken by Jeffrey Seldomridge, winner in the nature category of  Chehalis River Basin photography contest.

Winners announced for spring Chehalis Basin photo contest

May 25, 2016 11:16am

The winning entries of the Chehalis Basin Strategy Photo Contest have been selected. The contest was sponsored as part of the Chehalis Basin Strategy, an initiative being developed by the State of...

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County prosecutor will get new software

Mar 24, 2016 10:30am

The Grays Harbor County commissioners are taking a step forward into new software for the prosecutor’s office despite uncertainty about how it will be funded in 2017.

“We have to spend money...

GHC presidential search narrowed to four

Mar 24, 2016 8:47am

The field of candidates to replace retiring Grays Harbor College President Ed Brewster has been narrowed to four, the college announced recently.

Each will be on campus for full-day sessions...

Monte’s general fund struggling

Mar 24, 2016 8:47am

The City of Montesano’s general fund currently is facing an operating deficit.

Both Mayor Vini Samuel and Councilman Dan Wood noted their concern for the current state of the general fund...

Democratic caucuses taking place March 26

Mar 24, 2016 10:30am

As the national presidential election heats up across the country, Grays Harbor Democrats will hold precinct caucuses on Saturday, choosing delegates to advance to the county convention.


Rep. Van De Wege poses for a photo with Page Alyssa Adams of Elma on March 8, 2016.

Elma students serves as legislative page

Mar 24, 2016 10:30am

Alyssa Adams, a student at Elma High School, served as a legislative page during the week of March 11 in the Washington State House of Representatives.

Sponsored by state Rep. Kevin Van De...

Kuinn Karaffa, a Montesano High School graduate, recently was crowned Miss Thurston County.

Montesano grad crowned Miss Thurston County

Mar 24, 2016 10:30am

Kuinn Karaffa, a Montesano High School graduate, recently was crowned Miss Thurston County.

Karaffa will go on to compete for Miss Washington in July. She won more than $5,000 in scholarship...

Jobless rate up on Grays Harbor, down in Pacific County

Mar 24, 2016 10:30am

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Grays Harbor’s unemployment rate increased to 10 percent in January, the first time it’s been in double digits in nearly a year, while Pacific County saw its jobless rate...

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...

Children scramble onto the field to hunt for Easter Eggs during the 2015 Elma VFW Auxillary hunt. The 18th annual hunt will be held Saturday, March 26, with lineup beginning at 11:30 a.m.

Easter egg hunts return to county this weekend

Mar 24, 2016 10:30am

The end of the week and the weekend will be marked with egg hunts throughout the county in celebration of Easter.

The Elma VFW Auxillary’s 18th annual Easter Egg Hunt is at noon at the Grays...

Monte man charged with buying bear gall bladders, bear meat

Mar 24, 2016 10:30am

A Montesano man has been accused of illegally purchasing bear gall bladders and bear meat from an undercover informant with the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife.

Voeun Vinn...