A group of incarcerated veterans at Stafford Creek Corrections Center now have a way to decompress, while putting their leadership skills to good use, thanks to the American Legion. The American Legion granted Stafford Creek a permanent charter in October 2019 to form a post inside the correctional facility. This makes Stafford Creek the first correctional facility in […]

Launched by Commissioner of Public Lands Hilary Franz in May 2018, the Solutions Table is tasked with finding solutions that will assist both the conservation of marbled murrelet habitat on state lands and the nearby rural communities that have been impacted by the protection of threatened and endangered species under the Endangered Species Act. The […]

Following months of study, the Aberdeen School Board has unanimously decided to ask voters to approve two measures during the February 2020 special election: Renewal of the existing enrichment levy that pays for programs not funded by the state, and A bond issue to build a new Stevens Elementary School. “These important investments are structured […]

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) Director Kelly Susewind and his Coastal Region Director, Larry Phillips, will take questions from the public in an online broadcast from 6 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 21. “From the coast to the Olympic Peninsula and Puget Sound, this region faces a wide range of management and […]

Grays Harbor Transit is pulling out of an interlocal agreement with the goal of bringing back ferry service between Ocean Shores and Westport after the two cities failed to get on the bus. “Neither agency has responded.” Transit Board Chair Vickie Raines said during their meeting last night, “Transit will withdraw its participation with the […]

On Tuesday, November 5th, the Grays Harbor County taxsifter and mapsifter websites that host all property tax and assessment information had a major server crash.  This server crash has affected all of the counties across the state of Washington that use this same system.  All of the assessment and tax data is safe but the […]

Where do leading scientists and researchers from around the world go to compete and test their latest autonomous inventions? The Satsop Business Park, of course! In February 2020, the Park will host the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s (DARPA) Subterranean (SubT) Challenge Urban Circuit in the Reactor Building. The SubT Challenge was created to better […]

On November 7th at about 4:50 PM, deputies were dispatched to the 2100 block of 282nd street in reference to a report that a man had been shot. The caller reporting the incident explained that the victim had been shot in his groin area. The person who shot the man also called to report the incident and […]

Razor clam diggers can return to ocean beaches for a seven-day opening beginning on Veterans Day, November 11. State shellfish managers with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) approved the dig on evening low tides after marine toxin tests showed the clams are safe to eat. The upcoming dig is for the following dates […]

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