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Hundreds attended the downtown Kelowna Remembrance Day event on Monday (Connor Trembley - Kelowna Capital News)

Hundreds attend downtown Kelowna Remembrance Day Ceremony

People gathered to pay respect to 240 Kelowna residents and two million Canadians who have served /or are serving

  • Nov 11th, 2019
Hundreds attended the downtown Kelowna Remembrance Day event on Monday (Connor Trembley - Kelowna Capital News)

Dingler holds 17-vote lead over Conniry for OS mayor

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

  • Nov 8th, 2019

New Cosi mayor likely will have to deal with old city building issues

Kyle Pauley holding out hope late votes be enough to approve new City Hall/court/police station building.

  • Nov 8th, 2019

E-911 funding passes with overwhelming support

More than 63 percent of voters back increasing sales tax to build up emergency communications infrastructure.

  • Nov 8th, 2019

County assessor’s tax pages crash

UPDATE: The system is working again.

  • Nov 6th, 2019

Votes saying upgrade county’s emergency radio system

Sales tax increase to pay for emergency responder infrastructure is passing.

  • Nov 5th, 2019

Cosi City Hall isn’t popular enough; Pauley, Makos headed to wins

Cosi city building getting 58 percent of the vote, not enough to pass supermajority requirement.

  • Nov 5th, 2019

Hensley, Hauge have comfortable leads in fire district races

East County fire district races have wide margins.

  • Nov 5th, 2019

Hooper looks to be easy winner in East County hospital district race

Hospital District 1 incumbent has more than twice the votes his opponent got so far.

  • Nov 5th, 2019

Schave and Winkelman leading in Aberdeen and Hoquiam mayoral races

Grays Harbor News Group Staff Grays Harbor voters approved a sales tax…

  • Nov 5th, 2019

Cooper and Taylor lead in Elma

Elma City Council elections are yet to be decided.

  • Nov 5th, 2019
Photo by Scott D. Johnston
                                The Ocean Shores Fire Department has been busy lately with non-emergency activities including an open house with various demonstrations (pictured above), its 49th annual kids Halloween party, and preparations for the popular annual fun-raiser, Turkey Bingo, which takes place Friday, Nov. 22, with doors opening at 5:15 and Bingo starting at 6 p.m., in the Ocean Shores Convention Center.

Council OKs use of ‘catch-up payments’ to fund purchase of new ambulance, equipment

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

  • Nov 5th, 2019
Photo by Scott D. Johnston
                                The Ocean Shores Fire Department has been busy lately with non-emergency activities including an open house with various demonstrations (pictured above), its 49th annual kids Halloween party, and preparations for the popular annual fun-raiser, Turkey Bingo, which takes place Friday, Nov. 22, with doors opening at 5:15 and Bingo starting at 6 p.m., in the Ocean Shores Convention Center.

Challenger Conniry holds 30-vote lead in race for OS mayor

In the Ocean Shores mayoral race, challenger Susan Conniry holds a 30-vote…

  • Nov 5th, 2019

2019 Election Results — all contested races in county

Here are the preliminary results of all contested races in Grays Harbor…

  • Nov 5th, 2019
The ballot box in Hoquiam was so full Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, that the Auditor’s Office needed to make a special trip out to empty it. (Photo courtesy Joe MacLean, Grays Harbor County auditor)

Voting proves popular in Hoquiam

Ballot box needs emptying on Election Day.

  • Nov 5th, 2019
The ballot box in Hoquiam was so full Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, that the Auditor’s Office needed to make a special trip out to empty it. (Photo courtesy Joe MacLean, Grays Harbor County auditor)
Daily World reader Larry Workman shared this photo he took a few years ago at his Pacific Beach house.

Happy Halloween

Firefighters’ party for kids highlights Halloween at the beach

  • Oct 31st, 2019
Daily World reader Larry Workman shared this photo he took a few years ago at his Pacific Beach house.

Impeachment resolution: Kilmer votes for, Herrera Beutler against

Grays Harbor News Group WASHINGTON, D.C. — As expected, Congressman Derek Kilmer…

  • Oct 31st, 2019

Plans underway for yearlong Ocean Shores 50th anniversary fete

By Scott D. Johnston For the Grays Harbor News Group Planning is…

  • Oct 31st, 2019
Crews from Grays Harbor Fire District 2 fight a brush fire Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 29, 2019, east of Montesano. By 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, the fire was 100 percent contained. Crews from four fire agencies were called in to help fight the blaze. (Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)

15 homes evacuated in East County because of fire

A brush fire grew out of control Tuesday afternoon (Oct. 29) about…

  • Oct 30th, 2019
Crews from Grays Harbor Fire District 2 fight a brush fire Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 29, 2019, east of Montesano. By 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, the fire was 100 percent contained. Crews from four fire agencies were called in to help fight the blaze. (Michael Lang | Grays Harbor News Group)