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Changes to come for Bay Avenue, 22nd Street

The City of Hoquiam will move forward with plans to have two-way traffic along Bay Avenue and 22nd Street following a request from Ocean Protein, which has reaped the benefits of the temporary change with incoming trucks during the closure of the Simpson Avenue Bridge.

Clean Water Classic Surf Camp for kids Saturday

The 2015 Clean Water Classic surfing competition in Westport this weekend includes the Fifth Annual Kid’s Surf Camp for area youth run by A Warm Current, a non-profit organization whose mission is to teach, inspire and support underserved communities and youth through surfing.

Beauty rest

Volunteers and crew members of the Lady Washington apply a fresh coat of paint and complete other routine maintenance at Seaport Landing on Tuesday afternoon. The ship is scheduled to leave for Westport on Friday. With such a strict maintenance regimen, some of the ship’s parts, crew members said, are being replaced for the first time in 25 years.

Marine Speaker Series Part 1 covers Shellfish

If you’ve been following the latest news of the health of our oceans, an upcoming speaker series event at Grays Harbor College will interest you. The Grays Harbor County Marine Resource Committee is offering Part 1 of a Marine Speaker Series on Tuesday, Sept. 22.