Dan Hammock

Dan posted 49 stories to South Beach Bulletin.
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Cantwell: Collaboration needed to right disruptive economy

For places such as Grays Harbor, that are navigating through a “disruptive…

  • Nov 1st, 2018 4:00pm
Brian Blake

Blake: up hatchery production to save fisheries, orcas

Rep. Brian Blake, D-Aberdeen, said his constituents in the 19th Legislative District…

  • Oct 25th, 2018 1:30pm
Brian Blake
Joel McEntire

McEntire: Rein in bureaucracy to promote economic growth

Politically active for most of his life, middle school science teacher Joel…

  • Oct 25th, 2018 1:30pm
Joel McEntire

Walsh, Frasier talk taxes, carbon tax, health care

Democrat Erin Frasier, a workforce development professional who lives in Pe Ell,…

  • Oct 25th, 2018 1:30pm

Lessons learned from Japanese tsunami put to work in Westport pre-disaster plans

The research and experiences of three Japanese disaster recovery researchers from Japan…

  • Sep 20th, 2018 11:45am
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Surfers to hit the waves in Westport for annual Clean Water Classic competition

THEY ARE JUST PUTTING TOGETHER A FULL SCHEDULE THIS MORNING (SEPT. 17).…

  • Sep 20th, 2018 11:45am
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PHOTOS BY DAN HAMMOCK | Twin Harbors Newspaper Group
                                 Remnants of a beaver dam, according to locals, continue to back up the irrigation ditch under the Cranberry Road Bridge. The county has said the bridge will be repaired and the ditch cleared by Sept. 17.

Cranberry Road bridge in Grayland should be reopened by Sept. 17

Repairs are coming to the bridge at Cranberry and Schmid roads in…

  • Sep 14th, 2018 11:45am
PHOTOS BY DAN HAMMOCK | Twin Harbors Newspaper Group
                                 Remnants of a beaver dam, according to locals, continue to back up the irrigation ditch under the Cranberry Road Bridge. The county has said the bridge will be repaired and the ditch cleared by Sept. 17.
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Connie Allen, Washaway No More chairwoman (second from left) updates locals about the continued efforts to prevent shoreline erosion in the North Cove area at the end of old State Route 105 Monday afternoon. At left is David Cottrell, irrigation district board chairman.

Shoreline protection efforts ramp up ahead of storm season in North Cove

Rock and timbers are being stockpiled along State Route 105 in the…

  • Sep 6th, 2018 12:30pm
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Connie Allen, Washaway No More chairwoman (second from left) updates locals about the continued efforts to prevent shoreline erosion in the North Cove area at the end of old State Route 105 Monday afternoon. At left is David Cottrell, irrigation district board chairman.
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Susan Hutchison, Republican challenger for Maria Cantwell’s U.S. Senate seat, stopped by The Daily World Tuesday as part of her campaign tour of southwest Washington.

Hutchison’s campaign trail brings her to Grays Harbor County

Republican Susan Hutchison, who will challenge Democrat Sen. Maria Cantwell for her…

  • Aug 30th, 2018 3:30pm
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Susan Hutchison, Republican challenger for Maria Cantwell’s U.S. Senate seat, stopped by The Daily World Tuesday as part of her campaign tour of southwest Washington.
KAT BRYANT | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Hundreds of people will fill plates of fish, oysters, chowder and more at the 72nd annual Westport Seafood Festival at the Westport Maritime Museum Sept. 1.

Seafood festival, Corvette show come to Westport Sept. 1

Seafood and Corvettes by the sea: If that sounds like a great…

  • Aug 30th, 2018 3:30pm
KAT BRYANT | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Hundreds of people will fill plates of fish, oysters, chowder and more at the 72nd annual Westport Seafood Festival at the Westport Maritime Museum Sept. 1.

Port purchases 520 pontoon casting property

The Port of Grays Harbor’s bid of just over $4.5 million to…

  • Aug 16th, 2018 12:30pm
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Grays Harbor County Therapeutic Court Judge Stephen Brown discusses the progress made by one of the six current “clients,” as they are known, at the Grays Harbor County juvenile detention center in Junction City Tuesday afternoon.

New drug court aims to put offenders on a new path

Judge Stephen Brown looked across the bench to one of the six…

  • Jun 21st, 2018 12:30pm
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Grays Harbor County Therapeutic Court Judge Stephen Brown discusses the progress made by one of the six current “clients,” as they are known, at the Grays Harbor County juvenile detention center in Junction City Tuesday afternoon.
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Passengers ready to board a 4:20 p.m. bus at the Hoquiam transit center earlier this week. Grays Harbor Transit has brought back region-wide Sunday service and has expanded other routes this season.

GH Transit expands Sunday and other services

Services now back to full pre-2013 levels

  • May 31st, 2018 3:46pm
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Passengers ready to board a 4:20 p.m. bus at the Hoquiam transit center earlier this week. Grays Harbor Transit has brought back region-wide Sunday service and has expanded other routes this season.
PORT OF WILLAPA HARBOR
                                An old hog fuel/wood waste chute attached to the dry kilns on Port of Willapa Harbor property in Raymond. Recent funding was made available to examine the feasibility of using wood waste from the soon to reopen Pacific Hardwoods mill in South Bend to provide heat for the kilns, which currently run on propane.

South Bend alder sawmill gets new life after $1.5 million infusion from state

Will offer more than 50 full-time, contract positions

  • Mar 30th, 2018 6:31pm
PORT OF WILLAPA HARBOR
                                An old hog fuel/wood waste chute attached to the dry kilns on Port of Willapa Harbor property in Raymond. Recent funding was made available to examine the feasibility of using wood waste from the soon to reopen Pacific Hardwoods mill in South Bend to provide heat for the kilns, which currently run on propane.

Pacific County PUD commissioner accused of campaign finance infractions

Willapa Harbor Herald published free ads, cost not recorded under contributions

  • Mar 1st, 2018 9:33am

Westport woman using her experience to try to ‘put some teeth’ in laws regarding uninsured motorists

Deborah Carter-Bowhay slowly mending after July 2 head-on collision near Westport

  • Feb 22nd, 2018 9:47am
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Pacific County Drainage District #1 boar chairman David Cottrell (right) speaks with property owners along the north Willapa Harbor shoreline after a meeting discussing the timeline of shoreline protection efforts to fight erosion over the next year.

Homeowners have hope for North Willapa Bay property

Property owners, cranberry growers, tribe, state and local agencies team together to fight erosion

  • Feb 22nd, 2018 9:46am
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                Pacific County Drainage District #1 boar chairman David Cottrell (right) speaks with property owners along the north Willapa Harbor shoreline after a meeting discussing the timeline of shoreline protection efforts to fight erosion over the next year.
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                A raid on a residence at Stewart and B streets in early December netted an Aberdeen Public Works dump truck a bed full of large marijuana plants, about 700 all told. The raid was part of the ongoing Grays Harbor County Drug Task Force takedown of illegal grow facilities dating back to Nov. 28.

Top stories of 2017

Massive pot busts top list chosen by Daily World staff

  • Jan 4th, 2018 9:01am
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD
                                A raid on a residence at Stewart and B streets in early December netted an Aberdeen Public Works dump truck a bed full of large marijuana plants, about 700 all told. The raid was part of the ongoing Grays Harbor County Drug Task Force takedown of illegal grow facilities dating back to Nov. 28.
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD The shoreline just south of the end of old State Route 105 in North Cove. The rock was recently added to stave off the erosion that has plagued the town for decades.

News approach to beach erosion at North Cove

North Cove residents use natural, local materials to slow erosion

  • Dec 28th, 2017 6:30am
DAN HAMMOCK | THE DAILY WORLD The shoreline just south of the end of old State Route 105 in North Cove. The rock was recently added to stave off the erosion that has plagued the town for decades.

Marine Spatial Plan identifies current ocean uses, helps plan for future uses

Meeting held at GHC Tuesday to inform, answer questions and allow public testimony

  • Nov 10th, 2017 11:53am