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Ocean Shores 50th anniversary celebration kicks off with sign dedication event Saturday

Just a little over 49 years ago, on Nov. 3, 1970, the…

  • Jan 16th, 2020

 

North Beach School District levy on Feb. 11 special election ballot

Voters in the North Beach School District will decide the outcome of…

  • Jan 16th, 2020

 

The ocean really was ‘white with foam’ at Shores Saturday

By Scott Johnston For Grays Harbor News Group A lyric from the…

  • Jan 16th, 2020

 

GOP senators propose free use of state parks

OLYMPIA — Residents and visitors will get a break if lawmakers approve…

  • Jan 16th, 2020

Lawmakers move to limit companies that trade your data

Lawmakers propose comprehensive data privacy laws that would give consumers more control over personal data

  • Jan 14th, 2020
Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group
                                A vehicle drives through water flowing over Newman Creek Road into a field near Satsop on Tuesday. The National Weather Service in Seattle issued a flood warning for the Satsop River.

Heavy rain causes slides, some flooding

Grays Harbor News Group staff Days of heavy rain are taking their…

  • Jan 7th, 2020
Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group
                                A vehicle drives through water flowing over Newman Creek Road into a field near Satsop on Tuesday. The National Weather Service in Seattle issued a flood warning for the Satsop River.

Pacific Beach resort damaged by Monday evening fire

A fire at the Navy Getaways Pacific Beach Resort started in a…

  • Jan 7th, 2020
COURTESY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
                                A satellite image from Thursday, Dec. 19 shows the “atmospheric river” coming toward the Pacific Northwest, bringing heavy rain and the potential for some flooding.

Risk lessens, but still potential for flooding through Saturday morning

The chance for river flooding has decreased — but remains a possibility…

COURTESY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
                                A satellite image from Thursday, Dec. 19 shows the “atmospheric river” coming toward the Pacific Northwest, bringing heavy rain and the potential for some flooding.

Repairs set for Chance a la Mer, Albatross pedestrian bridges

By Scott D. Johnston For the Grays Harbor News Group After turning…

  • Dec 18th, 2019

Deck the halls safely, fire marshal says

State warns of common mistakes that can lead to deadly fires.

  • Dec 18th, 2019

Pacific Beach Elementary 4th-graders experience IslandWood

Early in December, 17 Pacific Beach Elementary fourth-graders loaded sleeping bags, suitcases,…

  • Dec 18th, 2019

Looking forward as Dingler reelected Mayor by 3 votes

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

  • Dec 11th, 2019
COURTESY WILD OLYMPICS CAMPAIGN
                                Kayakers paddle below a waterfall on the East Fork Humptulips, a proposed Wild and Scenic River in the Olympic National Forest.

Wild Olympics Act clears committee, headed to House floor

Congressman Derek Kilmer’s Wild Olympics Wilderness and Wild and Scenic Rivers Act…

COURTESY WILD OLYMPICS CAMPAIGN
                                Kayakers paddle below a waterfall on the East Fork Humptulips, a proposed Wild and Scenic River in the Olympic National Forest.
COURTESY PHOTO
                                The staff of Pacific Beach Elementary School. The North Beach School District and North Coast Montessori School in Seabrook combined effective Dec. 1.

North Beach School District and North Coast Montessori School combine

North Coast Montessori School in Seabrook has combined with the North Beach…

  • Dec 11th, 2019
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                                The staff of Pacific Beach Elementary School. The North Beach School District and North Coast Montessori School in Seabrook combined effective Dec. 1.

Next round of razor clam digs approved starting this week

A week of razor clam digs have been approved starting Tuesday at…

  • Dec 11th, 2019

Ocean Shores 911 caller discharges pistol while confronting prowlers

Male suspect at large, female detained and released

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
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.

Hoquiam man rear-ended by log truck near Humptulips

76-year-old driver taken to Community Hospital

Commission blocks vehicles from county timberland for most of year

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

  • Dec 4th, 2019