Hoquiam homeless hearing draws vocal crowd

The Hoquiam City Council chamber was full during Wednesday night’s public hearing on a proposed ordinance regarding regulations for homeless encampments in the city, with a strong show of support for the current encampment and its residents coming from the public as well as some voicing concerns that the ordinance may not be necessary.



‘Keanu’ is a real, funny movie

If you watched the trailer for “Keanu” starring Jordan Peele and Keegan Michael Key of Comedy Central’s beloved series “Key &Peele” _ and wondered “is this a real movie?” you’re not alone. In fact, it’s one of the auto-searches on Google. It’s understandable, as most know “Key &Peele” as a veritable factory of genre-bending viral sketches that engage with the tropes of Hollywood. But yes, “Keanu” is a real movie, a real funny one at that.

Grayland Community Hall foundation repair work begins

After years of slowly settling into the sand and peat in Grayland, sticking doors and an uneven entryway have signaled that the time has definitely come for some major foundation work under the venerable old Grayland Community Hall.