Union employees with Behavioral Heath Resources say that while systemic change is needed to resolve all of the issues within BHR, mismanagement, a “shame and blame” atmosphere, wages demands and cuts to medical benefits are all reasons for their current labor problems. A three-day strike is planned for Friday, March 14.
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Westport Mayor Michael Bruce and all five members of the City Council hosted a Town Hall meeting Monday evening, March 3, in the Ocosta High School commons. The meeting was held to allow citizens an opportunity to learn more about the option of contracting with the Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Office (GHCSO) for policing services, to get answers to questions and to express their preferences as to how the City should proceed.
The city of Ocean Shores is updating its six-year transportation plan after receiving a grant to begin concept and design work for sidewalks, crosswalks, bike lanes and pedestrian lighting on Point Brown Avenue.
For the second consecutive year, the eighth annual Ocean Shores Razor Clam Festival &Seafood Extravaganza is expanding and charting new territory for a non-clam dig weekend.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The House voted last week to suspend a new tax penalty facing Americans who do not purchase health insurance required under the Affordable Care Act.
The Harbor Association of Volunteers for Animals (HAVA) will put a note written by Colton Harris-Moore, known as the Barefoot Bandit, among other paraphernalia up for auction on eBay today through next Saturday, March 15. The starting bid is $500.
The efforts of Greater Grays Harbor, Inc.’s Leadership Grays Harbor Class of 2013 — a group of local business and civic leaders — over the past year, were on display Thursday afternoon during a dedication ceremony for the outdoor playground cover they had built for the Children’s Advocacy Center of Grays Harbor.
For the first time in two weeks, the bottom floor of the Emerson Manor is up-and-running.
OLYMPIA— Division II Court of Appeals Judge J. Robin Hunt announced she will not seek a fourth term and will retire from the bench at the end of the year when her current term expires.
Say goodbye to the traditional supermarket.
The Grays Harbor PUD could see some budget changes in coming months as utility officials try to cover the growing cost of medical coverage without increasing utility rates.
ARTIC – Effective immediately, the speed limit on Highway 101 south of Artic in Grays Harbor County is reduced from 55 mph to 25 mph. Recent heavy rains have caused the recurrence of chronic roadway settlement along a 200-foot stretch of highway.
OLYMPIA – Razor clam diggers will have a few more beaches to consider in late March and April, following a decision today by state shellfish managers to add digs to a list of dates previously announced.
Seattle Tunnel Partners spent three work shifts trying in vain — as temperatures spiked, motors shut down and mud flooded in — to budge its giant boring machine after stalls Dec. 6 and 7, newly released records show.
The Grays Harbor Vision 2020 organization, formed to pull together ideas and an action plan for the area’s future, plans an open house and town hall style meeting next Tuesday at Aberdeen High School to talk about further implementing its agenda.