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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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Cormier takes over as chairman of county commission

Updated: Nov 11, 2014 7:02pm

County Commissioner Wes Cormier took over the chairman duties on the Board of County Commissioners on Monday.

Commissioner Frank Gordon had been in the role for the past year and a half and...

Commissioners still mulling District Court candidates

Nov 10, 2014 4:28pm

MONTESANO — The Grays Harbor County commissioners deliberated the qualities of the kind of District Court judge they should appoint behind closed doors on Monday, and emerged without a consensus...

Dr. Shin continues to see jail inmates

Updated: Nov 11, 2014 7:02pm

The Grays Harbor County commissioners approved an $80,640 annual contract with Dr. Ki Shin of Montesano to provide medical services for prisoners of the Grays Harbor Jail. It’s a boost of $1,220...

County abandons flood project at Porter

Updated: Nov 11, 2014 7:02pm

County kills Porter project

The Grays Harbor County commissioners have abandoned a potential flood project in the Porter area after a consultant said that the project would have negligible...

Svoboda increases her lead over Spencer in latest tally

Nov 10, 2014 5:59pm

A second ballot count has all but sealed the win for Katie Svoboda as the next Grays Harbor County prosecutor.

The Grays Harbor County Auditor’s Office tallied the remaining votes flowing in...

(Jake Schild | The Daily World) This statue, commemorating her son’s military service, was stolen from Sally Sheldon’s porch in Late September. It was returned on Thursday night.

Stolen commemorative carving returned to serviceman’s mom

Nov 10, 2014 6:00pm

The commemorative carving stolen from the mother of a U.S. Air Force member killed in Afghanistan has been returned.

Sally Sheldon said the carving, which commemorated her son’s service, was...

National Guard moves in new detachments to help in times of emergency

Updated: Nov 08, 2014 3:16pm

The National Guard celebrated the arrival of two new transportation companies, geared to help in local emergencies and disaster response, during an open house on Sunday at the Armory near...

Flying Tigers pilot honored during Elma Veterans Day parade

Nov 07, 2014 6:29pm

For about 75 years, Ellsworth Curran has served his country valiantly and his community dutifully.

And for that service, Curran, 98, will be honored as grand marshal of the Elma Veterans Day...

Monte man pleads down to assault with sexual motivation

Nov 07, 2014 6:31pm

MONTESANO — A Montesano man, originally charged with first-degree rape in a July trial that resulted in a hung jury, has pleaded guilty to a gross misdemeanor of fourth-degree assault with sexual...

Monte woman not guilty of horse’s death, more charges pending

Nov 07, 2014 6:32pm

A jury found a Montesano woman not guilty of animal cruelty in the second degree in Grays Harbor District Court after her horse was found dead on her property off Minkler Road.

But, Kathryn...