Subscribe to News RSS feed

News

How they voted in D.C. 9/20

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congress voted last week to give President Obama the green light to arm and train rebels in Syria to fight against violent jihadist forces in the Middle East.

No problems at rod run weekend

The Pacific County Sheriff’s Office, Long Beach Police Department and Washington State Patrol reported there were no major traffic incidents or collisions at the 31st annual Rod Run To The End of The World event during the weekend of Sep. 5th and 6th, accoridng to a press realease from The Washington State Patrol.

Tough budget choices ahead for county

The Grays Harbor County commissioners will be faced with some difficult budget decisions in the next few months as they deal with lower revenue projections for 2015 and ever-increasing expenditures, largely because of decisions made giving nearly every county employee a raise, paying for higher rates to special funds and recent hirings.

Contests and Promotions

15298857748863348395.jpg
Auto Racing Challenge
Pick your drivers!
Click here
Subscribe
Click here

New tests to be the rule in schools

As parents and students stocked up on school supplies and clothes for the new school year beginning this week, local district officials contemplated a new type of standardized testing for kids coming this year, with the help of a few local districts who signed up for a sneak peak last spring.

Harbors consider program that could lower flood rates

With the cost of Federal Emergency Management Agency flood insurance rising even with the recent passage of the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014, community leaders on Grays Harbor are considering joining a community ratings system that allows policyholders to get a discount.

Crash at Aberdeen intersection

Aberdeen Fire Department paramedics responded to a multiple-injury car crash at the intersection of Wishkah and Park streets just before 6 this morning. The crash involved a van and a pickup truck. Multiple people were taken from the scene by ambulance. No other information was available at press time.