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Westport Police on Patrol

5/19/2019 — 5/28/2019

  • Jun 6th, 2019

 

Comment on Twin Harbors State Park campsite proposal at June 12 meeting

There will be a public meeting June 12 at the Westport Maritime…

  • Jun 6th, 2019

 

COURTESY DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
                                Highway 101 through the Cosi Hill will be closed to traffic around-the-clock June 17-21 as crews shift the roadway to make way for hill stabilization work. Drivers will detour via State Route 107 and Blue Slough Road.

Weeklong closure of US 101 at Cosi Hill begins June 17

Travelers will detour via SR 107 and Blue Slough Road

  • Jun 6th, 2019

 

KEVIN WINGERT | BONNEVILLE POWER ADMINISTRATION
                                The Lower Monumental Dam on the lower Snake River near Kahlotus is one of four lower Snake hydroelectric dams in the Federal Columbia River Power System.

PUD board passes resolution supporting lower Snake River hydroelectric dams

The Grays Harbor PUD Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution Monday…

  • Jun 6th, 2019
KEVIN WINGERT | BONNEVILLE POWER ADMINISTRATION
                                The Lower Monumental Dam on the lower Snake River near Kahlotus is one of four lower Snake hydroelectric dams in the Federal Columbia River Power System.

Harbor homeless report: Many issues, limited funding

At any given time there are as many as 3,000 residents of…

RICK HORN PHOTO
                                Tall ship Lady Washington returns to Westport June 28-30 for the annual Rusty Scupper Pirate Daze celebration.

Lady Washington returns to Westport June 28-30 for Rusty Scupper Pirate Daze

Tall ship Lady Washington will return to Westport to participate in the…

  • May 30th, 2019
RICK HORN PHOTO
                                Tall ship Lady Washington returns to Westport June 28-30 for the annual Rusty Scupper Pirate Daze celebration.

Pacific County revaluations in the mail

By Bruce Walker Pacific County Assessor The 2019 revaluation statements which show…

  • May 30th, 2019

Meeting on state park camp move

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission has scheduled a meeting to…

  • May 30th, 2019

July 6 is Bay Center Day

Plans are being finalized for Bay Center Day 2019 to be held…

  • May 30th, 2019

2019 razor clam season ends; estimated harvest at 3.7 million

That “bonus dig” at Mocrocks Beach north of Grays Harbor May 18-20…

  • May 30th, 2019

Grays Harbor County Fair gearing up for summer party

Tickets are starting to go on sale and people are invited to enter the talent show and poster contests.

  • May 30th, 2019

Methodist congregation gifts church to Willapa Players

By Chris Petrich Grays Harbor News Group The congregation of the 100-year-old…

  • May 16th, 2019
FILE PHOTO
                                The ceremonial laying of the wreath for mariners lost at sea highlights the annual Blessing of the Fleet in Westport, held over Memorial Day weekend.

Westport Blessing of the Fleet will take place May 26

Westport’s annual Blessing of the Fleet will take place at 1 p.m.…

  • May 16th, 2019
FILE PHOTO
                                The ceremonial laying of the wreath for mariners lost at sea highlights the annual Blessing of the Fleet in Westport, held over Memorial Day weekend.

Plenty of uncontested races remain for fall election

At least 70 races across county have yet to draw candidates.

  • May 16th, 2019

Candidates list grows, especially in Ocean Shores

Still few contested races in county

Summer meal program in Ocosta School District

Ocosta School District will be offering meals this summer at no charge…

  • May 9th, 2019
RICK HORN PHOTO
                                Tall ships Lady Washington, left, and the Hawaiian Chieftain are coming to Westport May 16. Here they are shown during a battle sail, one of several different excursions available on weekends to the general public while the ships are in port.

Tall ships coming to Westport Marina

The tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain are coming to Westport.…

  • May 9th, 2019
RICK HORN PHOTO
                                Tall ships Lady Washington, left, and the Hawaiian Chieftain are coming to Westport May 16. Here they are shown during a battle sail, one of several different excursions available on weekends to the general public while the ships are in port.

Westport Police on Patrol

4/28/2019 — 5/5/2019

  • May 9th, 2019
(Courtesy photo) Shoalwater Bay tribal artist Earl Davis is among the artists participating in the Art Studio Tour.

Studio Tour, Shorebird Festival on watch list this weekend

Two big events are going on around the Harbors this weekend: the Art Studio Tour and the Shorebird Festival.

  • May 2nd, 2019
(Courtesy photo) Shoalwater Bay tribal artist Earl Davis is among the artists participating in the Art Studio Tour.
COURTESY PHOTO 
                                Westport Mayor Rob Bearden enjoys his oysters at last year’s Ocosta oyster feed.

Ocosta oyster feed May 4

Get all the oysters you can eat at the 37th annual Ocosta…

  • May 2nd, 2019
COURTESY PHOTO 
                                Westport Mayor Rob Bearden enjoys his oysters at last year’s Ocosta oyster feed.