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photos by Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group
                                Water damage can be seen in the ceiling of a receiving area at the Grays Harbor County Correctional Facility in Montesano.

Is a new jail on the horizon for county?

The commission is starting to set aside money and officials are exploring options, including paying for studies.

  • Dec 4th, 2019

 

Commission blocks vehicles from county timberland for most of year

Gates to forested property will be open from September through December.

  • Dec 4th, 2019

 

Hoquiam man rear-ended by log truck near Humptulips

76-year-old driver taken to Community Hospital

 

Dingler wins by 3 votes in Ocean Shores recount

MONTESANO — It still isn’t official, but Ocean Shores Mayor Crystal Dingler…

Ocean Shores 911 caller discharges pistol while confronting prowlers

Male suspect at large, female detained and released

In Ocean Shores, every vote counted — Dingler wins by three

County certifies 1607 to 1604 recount at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday

No new nightly rental approvals as county develops guidelines

Property owners required to get a conditional use permit for short-term rentals.

  • Dec 4th, 2019

Ocean Shores race to be decided in manual recount

Race for mayor of coastal city is only one in county left undecided.

  • Nov 27th, 2019

No new nightly rental approvals as county develops guidelines

Property owners required to get a conditional use permit for short-term rentals.

  • Dec 4th, 2019

County scrambling for cold-weather shelter

County sought requests for contracted sites, but start date isn’t until Jan. 1. Commissioners hoping to cover time between now and then.

  • Nov 26th, 2019

OS council OKs homeless shelter moratorium

By Scott D. Johnston For Grays Harbor News Group The third time…

  • Nov 21st, 2019

Outcome of tight OS Mayor’s race still unknown

By Scott D. Johnston For Grays Harbor News Group The Ocean Shores…

  • Nov 21st, 2019

Four facing felony charges for Ocean Shores Halloween night tagging spree

The Ocean Shores Police Department investigation into a Halloween night tagging spree…

Grays Harbor Transit Authority pulls out of ferry project

Wesport mayor: Ferry project not dead yet

  • Nov 21st, 2019

Cold-weather shelter needs volunteers during this week’s wintery weather

To open Aberdeen shelter, Public Health and Social Services Department says it needs overnight help.

  • Nov 20th, 2019
Sawyer Drake tries to contain her excitement about getting a new cousin Friday during the National Adoption Day ceremony in Judge Stephen Brown’s courtroom at Grays Harbor County Superior Court in Montesano. (Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)

County celebrates newly expanded families

National Adoption Day event held at Grays Harbor County Superior Court.

  • Nov 15th, 2019
Sawyer Drake tries to contain her excitement about getting a new cousin Friday during the National Adoption Day ceremony in Judge Stephen Brown’s courtroom at Grays Harbor County Superior Court in Montesano. (Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)

Talk on radio broadcast rules set next Wednesday at Senior Center

The Learning Series of Ocean Shores presents “Basic Broadcasting Rules and Regulations,”…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

OS City Council candidates comment on election results

Although the Ocean Shores mayoral race appears to be headed to a…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Ocean Shores mayoral race still too close to call, Dingler ahead by 17

By Scott D. Johnston For the Grays Harbor News Group The next…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Updated Election Results — contested races

Here are the updated (as of Friday) results of all contested races…

  • Nov 14th, 2019