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Hoquiam woman pried from SUV

Dannikah Blume, 21, of Hoquiam was extracted from her 1997 Chevy Blazer on Wednesday morning after it was struck by another vehicle and landed on its side. The two-car accident occurred at the corner of East Heron and South F streets just after 9 a.m.

FBI executes search warrant at a local business

The FBI executed a search warrant at a business on the 100 block of E. Wishkah Street Wednesday afternoon. FBI Public Affairs Specialist Ayn Dietrich said there were no arrests made in connection with the warrant. Dietrich also said the investigation is ongoing and additional details cannot be disclosed at this time. But she wanted to reassure people ”there is no information to suggest the presence of a public safety threat (like violent criminal activity or terrorism) to the community.”

FBI executes search warrant at a local business

The FBI executed a search warrant at a business on the 100 block of E. Wishkah Street Wednesday afternoon. FBI Public Affairs Specialist Ayn Dietrich said there were no arrests made in connection with the warrant. Dietrich also said the investigation is ongoing and additional details cannot be disclosed at this time. But she wanted to reassure people ”there is no information to suggest the presence of a public safety threat (like violent criminal activity or terrorism) to the community.”
 

Overturned semi causes closure of SR 109 west of Hoquiam Tuesday

A tanker truck carrying more than 9,000 gallons of propane overturned on Highway 109 four miles west of Hoquiam July 4. The highway was expected to be closed at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday while crews worked to unload it’s payload and upright the vehicle. Trooper Russ Winger with the Washington State Patrol said the driver was not injured and added the transfer of fuel does not present an expanded danger. Motorists were being re-routed around the closure via Ocean Beach Road.

Immigrants mural nears completion

The mural on the exterior of the Union Gospel Mission building in downtown Aberdeen is getting its finishing touches. The painting, entitled “The Immigrants,” sat through the winter and spring in a state of half-completion waiting for drier and warmer days.