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Quinault Nation celebrates QBRC’s expansion grand opening

Tribal, political and business officials gather to tour Phase I’s new buffet and gaming area

Sand sculptor Doug Orr has a lot of youthful help creating a giant sand castle in the Convention Center parking lot.

Sand & Sawdust enjoys perfect weather, large crowds

Photo gallery from the June 22-24 event

  • Jun 25th, 2018
Sand sculptor Doug Orr has a lot of youthful help creating a giant sand castle in the Convention Center parking lot.
Scott D. Johnston photos: Stephen Poulakas and Lois Ann Shatto load lunch bags into tubs for the Pacific Beach route for Green Lantern Lunches.

Green Lantern Lunches launches fourth summer delivery service

Volunteers still needed for program that feeds lunches to hundreds of North Beach children

  • Jun 20th, 2018
Scott D. Johnston photos: Stephen Poulakas and Lois Ann Shatto load lunch bags into tubs for the Pacific Beach route for Green Lantern Lunches.

Coast Calendar: Carving art in sand, sawdust

Annual Five Star Dealerships Sand & Sawdust Festival this weekend at Ocean Shores Convention Center

  • Jun 20th, 2018

Coast Calender: Expansion celebration, Cookin’ the Blues at QBRC

Volleyball tournament at Seabrook

  • Jun 13th, 2018

Flag Day Parade turns town Red, White and Blue

Ocean Shores hosts hundreds for annual event, see our photo gallery

  • Jun 10th, 2018

Ocean Shores hosts golf event to benefit veterans

Local Air Force veteran first learned about Fisher House when he was a VA patient

  • Jun 7th, 2018

Coast Calendar: Flag Day Parade Saturday, Sand & Sawdust upcoming

Events around the North Beach. Send items for Coast Calendar to editor@northcoastnews.com

  • Jun 7th, 2018
Angelo Bruscas/North Coast News As he poses for a photo next to a collection of portraits of Popes, religious artifacts and Mother Teresa in Galway Bay, Liam Gibbons asks, “Who has an autographed picture of a saint in their banquet room?”

Galway Bay celebrates its 25th anniversary

Liam Gibbons started local Irish pub/restaurant as a gift shop after career in forestry

Angelo Bruscas/North Coast News As he poses for a photo next to a collection of portraits of Popes, religious artifacts and Mother Teresa in Galway Bay, Liam Gibbons asks, “Who has an autographed picture of a saint in their banquet room?”

Wearable Art Show theme: ‘It’s Only Make Believe’

Seventh annual runway fashion and art event this Saturday at the Ocean Shores Convention Center.

  • Jun 1st, 2018

Coast Calendar: Festival of Colors paints North Beach sky

Hood to Coast relay ends at Seabrook for second annual run

  • May 30th, 2018

Packed house, inspiring words for annual Memorial Day service

Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts from multiple troops on hand as members of VFW Post 8956 raised the colors

  • May 28th, 2018

Polson Museum to open WWI exhibit during Memorial Weekend

The exhibit marks the centennial of World War I’s final year.

  • May 24th, 2018

Coast Calendar: Memorial service highlights annual Expo

SummerFest begins at Oyhut Bay, Stage West play continues

  • May 24th, 2018
Scott D. Johnston photo North Beach High School students to receive scholarships from the Kiwanis include (L-R): Colin Klemetson, Joyce Hoy, Tawni Blankenship, Kris Shepard, Josh Holman, Nolan Charley, Ben Poplin and Rodney Washington.

Kiwanis honor eight students with scholarships

Thousands raised at annual Scholarship Auction and Banquet at the Convention Center

  • May 24th, 2018
Scott D. Johnston photo North Beach High School students to receive scholarships from the Kiwanis include (L-R): Colin Klemetson, Joyce Hoy, Tawni Blankenship, Kris Shepard, Josh Holman, Nolan Charley, Ben Poplin and Rodney Washington.

Coast Calendar: Stage West play within a play; Blues concert

Highlights of upcoming scheduled events around the North Beach

  • May 18th, 2018
Master Gardeners often open their gardens to the public during the annual garden tour in Grays Harbor and Pacific Counties. (Photo by David Wilhelms)

Why I joined the Master Gardener program

By Jacqui Austin WSU Master Gardener trainee The little girl knelt beside…

  • May 17th, 2018
Master Gardeners often open their gardens to the public during the annual garden tour in Grays Harbor and Pacific Counties. (Photo by David Wilhelms)

Home and Garden Show to feature gardening talks, plant clinics

The show will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 19 and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 20.

  • May 17th, 2018
Scott D. Johnston photo The DAR’s Robert Gray Chapter in Hoquiam originally created and placed the Lone Tree Marker to commemorate the occasion on May 7, 1911. Members of that chapter were joined at the Coastal Interpretive Center for the dedication of the restored and relocated plaque on May 7, 2018, by members of five other Western Washington DAR chapters and two SAR chapters.

Restored Lone Tree Marker dedicated at Interpretive Center

The DAR’s Robert Gray Chapter in Hoquiam originally created and placed the historic marker

  • May 12th, 2018
Scott D. Johnston photo The DAR’s Robert Gray Chapter in Hoquiam originally created and placed the Lone Tree Marker to commemorate the occasion on May 7, 1911. Members of that chapter were joined at the Coastal Interpretive Center for the dedication of the restored and relocated plaque on May 7, 2018, by members of five other Western Washington DAR chapters and two SAR chapters.
North Coast News file: A large trout is netted on the dock at North Bay Park during last year’s Youth Fishing Derby, which is this Saturday in Ocean Shores.

Coast Calendar: Youth Fishing Derby, new Convention Center show, Seabrook parade

May highlights and upcoming scheduled events around the North Beach

  • May 9th, 2018
North Coast News file: A large trout is netted on the dock at North Bay Park during last year’s Youth Fishing Derby, which is this Saturday in Ocean Shores.