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LETTER: Tell commissioners what’s important

Apr 23, 2015 10:04am

Dear Editor:

Grays Harbor County has a budget problem. State and federal funding sources have dried up leaving local communities at risk in many places. It is quite possible that...

OPINION: High taxes could dissuade new business throughout state

Apr 23, 2015 10:04am

Will you celebrate “tax freedom day” this year? Until April 24, every penny we’ve earned in 2015 goes to pay your taxes.

While this year, national tax freedom day is 114 days into the year...

OPINION: Ag. building exemptions encourage county growth

Apr 23, 2015 10:04am

One of the questions county commissioners are frequently asked is, “How does local government assist the economy in Grays Harbor?” My answer is: Make the rules for citizens and businesses easier...

Opinion: Ask the insurance commissioner why he opposes AHPs

Apr 17, 2015 11:04am

Imagine you have a product that customers love. It’s top quality, affordable and meets or exceeds all state and federal benefit standards. Better yet, your product fills a void in the marketplace...

Residents should have opinions on oil trains

Apr 17, 2015 11:04am

Dear Editor:

I recently was part of a phone banking activity. I personally do not like getting such calls and was...

Satsop News: Trip with friend to California, Arizona brings memories and tears

Apr 17, 2015 11:04am

My friend, Marlowe Todd, and I traveled to Indio, Calif., to enjoy the beautiful, very warm sunshine.

My husband, Jim, and I had booked the vacation to head south as we do almost every...

Montesano Push for Turf in 2015 Campaign

Apr 09, 2015 9:04am

Dear Editor:

Montesano needs an all-weather field, and there is no better time to make it happen than right now.

With a streamlined project and more than $700,000 from 270 private...

Road fund separate from general fund

Apr 09, 2015 9:04am

I get a lot of questions about what the county road fund is all about. I hope to shine some light on the great work done by our engineering/road department. We have explained the purpose of the...

Councilman encourages courteous, informed campaigns

Apr 09, 2015 9:04am

Dear Editor:

We are approaching the election season in the City of Montesano, or what I call the accusatory, mud-slinging time.

All candidates who are declaring or thinking of running...

Monte Senior Parent Group thanks community

Apr 09, 2015 9:04am

Dear Editor:

To all the businesses and families in our supportive community, thank you for a successful Montesano Senior Parent Group Auction fundraiser to support the Montesano High School...

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