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2015 Showcase Grays Harbor Tour is set for Friday, Sept. 18, beginning at 7 a.m. with a tour of Grays Harbor College’s Bishop Center and the Gene Schermer Building.

Ecology releases draft EISs on proposed oil projects

Two thick studies from the state Department of Ecology weighing the impact of two crude oil storage facilities proposed for the Port of Grays Harbor were released on Monday, marking the beginning of a public comment period that could determine whether the facilities — and a new industry — will come to the area.
 

How Republicans ought to address climate change

The Republican talking point on climate change is evolving, thankfully, from “I’m not a scientist” to “Let’s solve it through innovation.” That’s good news for the nation and generations of Americans to come. After all, the first step to solving a problem is to admit that you have one, and that’s now happening.

Transient sex offender jailed

An 18-year-old transient from the Lewis County area was arrested and jailed Sunday after an Aberdeen Police officer found the man camping in an unlicensed motor home at Morrison Riverfront Park, according to a press release. After noticing the motor home was unlicensed, the officer contacted the man inside, identified him and ran his background to find that he was a registered sex offender. The officer also found the man had been living in Aberdeen for more than a month but had failed to register.

Your Shot — Sunset

The red, smokey sun sets behind the Satsop Silo on Saturday.If you have a photo that helps show what life is like here on the Twin Harbors and you want to share it with the rest of the community, email a high resolution version to photo@thedailyworld.com . Include your daytime phone number, the name of the photographer, a description of what’s happening in the photo, when and where it was taken and the names of the people who are prominent in the shot.