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Timberland reports fiscal first quarter results

Timberland Bancorp, Inc. has reported net income of $1.73 million, or 24 cents per diluted common share, for the first fiscal quarter ended December 31. This compares to$1.65 million, or 23 cents per share, for the previous quarter, and $1.41 million, or 20 cents per diluted common share, for the first fiscal quarter a year ago.

SBA offers disaster help to businesses and residents on Grays Harbor

Low-interest federal disaster loans are available to Washington businesses and residents affected by the severe storms, flooding and mudslides in Grays Harbor County from Jan. 3 through Jan. 6, U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet announced Thursday. SBA acted under its own authority to declare a disaster in response to a request SBA received from Gov. Jay Inslee on Jan. 27.

Grays Harbor’s congressman has announced his support to declare a physical disaster for the Harbor following the landslides earlier this month.

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Flood assistance FYI

As residents from both Aberdeen and Hoquiam are still recovering from the torrential rain and landslides that affected the area in early January, various groups and organizations have stepped up to help victims. Listed are some of these efforts.

Timberland Bank donates $10,000 for flood relief

Timberland Bank President Mike Sand, right, presents a $10,000 check to community leader John Warring (middle) and Jim Daly, executive director of the Grays Harbor Community Foundation. The foundation has established an ad-hoc committee to administer funds received specifically for January 2015 storm relief efforts.