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South Beach Bulletin Board

Meetings, Events, Activities

  • Jan 11th, 2018

 

Westport Police on Patrol

1/1/18 - 1/7/18

  • Jan 11th, 2018

 

State updates plans to combat ocean acidification

Expands 2012 Blue Ribbon panel report

  • Jan 11th, 2018

 

Public workshops for Pacific County economic, recreational development launch Jan. 18 in Tokeland

Public comment in six locations will be taken on the plans

  • Jan 11th, 2018

South Beach Bulletin Board

Meetings, Events, Activities

  • Jan 4th, 2018
VAN ADAM DAVIS PHOTO
                                Pacific County Drainage District Commission Chairman David Cottrell, sporting a Wash Away No More jacket, leads a tour of North Cove residents of the shoreline preservation efforts in the North Cove area New Year’s Day.

North Cove community tours shoreline preservation efforts

Rep. Brian Blake, whose family lost property to erosion, took the tour

  • Jan 4th, 2018
VAN ADAM DAVIS PHOTO
                                Pacific County Drainage District Commission Chairman David Cottrell, sporting a Wash Away No More jacket, leads a tour of North Cove residents of the shoreline preservation efforts in the North Cove area New Year’s Day.
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

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.

Fast-acting firefighters save Westport home from complete loss

Fire in crawl space caused an estimated $8,000 in damage

  • Jan 4th, 2018

New Year’s Eve, Day razor clam digs approved

Two very low tides expected both days for early evening digs

  • Dec 28th, 2017

State’s mandatory paid sick leave and minimum wage hike takes effect Jan. 1

Voters approved the change as part of Initiative 1433

  • Dec 28th, 2017

South Beach Bulletin Board

Meetings, Events, Activities

  • Dec 28th, 2017

Two Coast Guardsmen arrested in alleged sexual assault

On Dec. 14, the Pacific County Sheriff’s Office, with assistance from U.S.…

  • Dec 27th, 2017

Volunteers sought for South Beach Citizen’s Academy

Participants will learn about law enforcement, criminal justice system

  • Dec 28th, 2017
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

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.

Inslee appoints several locals to marine advisory council

Commercial fishing, conservation, economic development, education, energy covered.

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Westport crabber sentenced for stealing commercial pots

$5,000 fine, 90 days home monitoring starting May 1 for Larrin Breitsprecher

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Two Washington sport fish records fall

Record opah and blue shark caught out of Westport

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Westport Police on Patrol

11/30/17 - 12/10/17

  • Dec 14th, 2017
PETTY OFFICER 2ND CLASS MATTHEW FISHLER | U.S. COAST GUARD
                                A Coast Guard boat crew aboard the <em>Triumph II</em>, a 52-foot Motor Life Boat from Coast Guard Cape Disappointment, conducting a tow off Willapa Bay Sunday. The <em>Triumph II</em> is one of only four 52-foot Motor Life Boats in the Coast Guard and is specially designed for the deep water bars of the Pacific Northwest.

Triumph tows disabled dragger with 42,000 lbs of fish aboard through deep draft bar

Coast Guard uses 52-foot motor life boat to tow the boat into Astoria, Ore.

  • Dec 14th, 2017
PETTY OFFICER 2ND CLASS MATTHEW FISHLER | U.S. COAST GUARD
                                A Coast Guard boat crew aboard the <em>Triumph II</em>, a 52-foot Motor Life Boat from Coast Guard Cape Disappointment, conducting a tow off Willapa Bay Sunday. The <em>Triumph II</em> is one of only four 52-foot Motor Life Boats in the Coast Guard and is specially designed for the deep water bars of the Pacific Northwest.
COURTESY PHOTO
                                A commercial crab boat leaves Westport Marina, its deck stacked with pots. Westport placed 10th in the nation in 2016 in total weight of seafood landed, 108 million pounds, and 14th in total value, $59 million.

Westport Marina ranked 10th in the nation for commercial seafood landings

14th in value at just over $59 million of product landed

  • Dec 7th, 2017
COURTESY PHOTO
                                A commercial crab boat leaves Westport Marina, its deck stacked with pots. Westport placed 10th in the nation in 2016 in total weight of seafood landed, 108 million pounds, and 14th in total value, $59 million.