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State agencies weigh in on proposed oil terminal

More than 18,000 comments were received as part of the environmental impact statement process for the proposed Grays Harbor Rail Terminal project to store crude oil at a tank farm near Bowerman Field in Hoquiam. The vast majority were form letters opposing the project.

What’s next for the pontoon site?

The State Department of Transportation Pontoon Construction Facility in Aberdeen will float out the last of its pontoons in March, and left in the wake will be prime real estate that both the Port of Grays Harbor and the City of Aberdeen would like to get their hands on.

No injuries in Huntley Street fire

A fire on the second story of a house at 504 W. Huntley St. in Aberdeen Thursday afternoon caused no injuries, but served as a reminder for residents to make sure their fire alarms are working and up-to-date, said Aberdeen Fire Battalion Chief Troy Palmer.