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Shop Local – Small Business Saturday: by the numbers

Nov 26, 2015 10:30am

If you’re a Grays Harbor County business owner, the following statistics could help you in planning your holiday strategies. If you’re a shopper, they could motivate you to carry out even more...

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OPINION: Trip to Portland enjoyed by local family

Aug 27, 2015 8:00am

Hello everyone. Summer vacation is really flying by — it seems like just the other day it was late June. It’s going to go by even faster in a few days after typing this column, because I’ll be so...

Letter: Resident thanks Monte for downtown flowers

Aug 27, 2015 8:00am

Dear Editor:

A seasonal thank you to all who are involved in making Montesano that special place on Grays Harbor.

As usual, the hanging flower baskets are spectacular.

The large...

Promoting spud consumption in China a win for Washington families

Aug 27, 2015 8:00am

In China, the government has launched an “eat more potatoes” campaign – and Washington state could benefit as a result.

China’s potato push is in part an environmental effort to provide more...

Guest Opinion: Ensure salmon funding to ensure communities

Aug 27, 2015 8:00am

This has been a brutal summer for salmon and the clear, cold rivers they need to thrive. But for Washingtonians who worry about the long term fate of salmon, this year’s marathon legislative...

Dan Boeholt The highlight of the thinning plan, creating habitat for spotted owls and elk, is this one-acre helicopter landing that was to be forage seeded for a meadow. It was left scattered with debris and deliberately dug up. Invasive weeds and thousands of tree seedlings are starting to take over.

Opinion: Piled forest roads harmful to public access, wildlife habitat

Aug 20, 2015 8:00am

The “Forest Circus” isn’t just clowning around here. With two hands tied behind its back, it is able to single-handedly destroy public access and wildlife habitat with ease.

The Olympic...

LETTER: Thanks to staff at farmstand

Aug 20, 2015 8:00am

Dear Editor:

Last saturday my daughter and I went to a few garage sales. At one of them, a shelf fell and I caught it with my wrist. As I take blood thinners, I knew I’d have a dandy bruise...

OPINION: Lunches with friends highlight of later years

Aug 20, 2015 8:00am

This has been a busy two weeks for me.

The five days at the Grays Harbor County Fair helping at the information booth is always fun. Seeing friends stop by to chat and talking with all the...

OPINION: Morton represented his people unconditionally

Aug 20, 2015 8:00am

Imagine rolling into Olympia in your travel trailer each year for the start of the legislative session knowing your district has the highest unemployment in the state and the lowest average annual...

OPINION: Arctic exploration is not new, just different and safer

Aug 13, 2015 10:08am

Recently, activists paddled a flotilla of kayaks — made from petroleum products — into the Seattle harbor in an attempt to blockade a Shell Oil offshore drilling platform destined for the Arctic...

OPINION: Thoroughly enjoying our East County summer

Aug 13, 2015 10:10am

“I love how summer just wraps its arms around you like a warm blanket,” southern author Kellie Elmore said.

We have been having a lovely summer here in East Grays Harbor County. Oh, I know...