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NCN911: Phishing scheme targets schools; Police call logs

Calls and reports from Ocean Shores Police and the Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Department.

  • Feb 21st, 2018

 

Planning Commission considers pros, cons of expanding nightly rentals

Ocean Shores currently limits use to certain areas; not allowed in residential zones

 

Chocolate on the Beach a sweet deal for vendors and the community

What started out in 2008 as a family-friendly fundraiser for the Museum of the North Beach has evolved into a massive boost for the broader community.

 

Winter advisory as snow blankets the coast

Flurries could continue into Wednesday

  • Feb 20th, 2018

Coastal wind advisory for Saturday

Weather Service forecasts calls for gusts from 50-55 mph, starting at 6 a.m.

  • Feb 16th, 2018

March digging dates coincide with Razor Clam Festival

Tentative razor clam schedule announced through April

  • Feb 15th, 2018

Emergency Management official reviews problems with recent tsunami watch

All-weather radios proved to be the best method for notification, local help in setting them up

  • Feb 14th, 2018
Dennis Schulte, pictured with Carmella Kenton of Ocean Shores, spent about an hour last week helping several folks make sure their All Hazard ALERT weather radios are properly programmed to receive local notifications. He will do it again this Thursday Feb. 15, at 10:30 a.m. at the Senior Center, 885 Ocean Shores Blvd. NW. (Photo by Scott D. Johnston)
                                Dennis Schulte, pictured with Carmella Kenton of Ocean Shores, spent about an hour helping several folks make sure their All Hazard ALERT weather radios are properly programmed to receive local notifications. He will do it again this Thursday Feb. 15, at 10:30 a.m. at the Senior Center, 885 Ocean Shores Blvd. NW. (Photo by Scott D. Johnston)

All-weather radios can save lives in emergencies

Campaign underway to get the right equipment and tips on safety.

  • Feb 14th, 2018
Dennis Schulte, pictured with Carmella Kenton of Ocean Shores, spent about an hour last week helping several folks make sure their All Hazard ALERT weather radios are properly programmed to receive local notifications. He will do it again this Thursday Feb. 15, at 10:30 a.m. at the Senior Center, 885 Ocean Shores Blvd. NW. (Photo by Scott D. Johnston)
                                Dennis Schulte, pictured with Carmella Kenton of Ocean Shores, spent about an hour helping several folks make sure their All Hazard ALERT weather radios are properly programmed to receive local notifications. He will do it again this Thursday Feb. 15, at 10:30 a.m. at the Senior Center, 885 Ocean Shores Blvd. NW. (Photo by Scott D. Johnston)

County commissioners pass on offshore oil resolution

Raines and Ross opposed to offshore drilling, Cormier undecided

Inslee formally objects to federal coastal oil/gas proposal

Dingler, Thevik, James of Quinault Indian Nation join state to oppose Trump Administration plan

City to review new alternative ‘D’ for Pt. Brown

Funding still a major issue as fourth design alternative to be presented to the City Council on Monday

Controlled burn clears way for new Beacon Pest Control

Photos by Scott D. Johnston

  • Feb 3rd, 2018

Cantwell gathers local leaders opposed to oil/gas exploration

Threats to coastal fishing, business, tourism raised in Westport on Saturday

Cooke Aquaculture fined for farmed salmon escape

Coverage of state government supplied by the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association.

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Van De Wege named legislator of the year by police, sheriffs

State Senator from Sequim represents district that extends to North Beach, Grays Harbor County

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Election ballot drop box installed for Ocean Shores

Mandated by the state

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Beach Business: Bakery on the move forward

Beacon Pest Control plans controlled burn on old building, new headquarters coming

  • Feb 3rd, 2018

Area legislators host phone town hall Feb. 1

All three lawmakers from the 24th Legislative District are scheduled to host a telephone town hall starting at 6 p.m. on Thursday

  • Jan 29th, 2018

Board approves additional teacher for Ocean Shores Elementary

Process already underway to hire full-time help for overcrowded classrooms

Republicans assess first year of Trump presidency

Roanoke Conference brings national debate center stage to Ocean Shores Convention Center