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Woman held for murder following standoff

Over the weekend, Aberdeen police identified the woman who engaged them in a nine-hour standoff Friday as Monique L. Preston, 47. She is being held for second degree murder for her suspected involvement in the death of a man whose body was found outside her house Friday.

Harbor Wholsale announces deal with Subway

Harbor Wholesale Foods, which originated in Aberdeeen but is now headquartered in Lacy, recently announced a five-year distribution agreement with Subway restaurants, serving 400-plus stores throughout western Washington and southeast Alaska. Harbor will deliver food products to franchise owners of the largest restaurant chain in the world from as far north as the Canadian border to as far south as Toledo, Wash.. The partnership means 28 additional people to support the new business, which is about a 10 percent increase in staff for the 92-year-old, family-owned company.