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Priceless Holiday Memories are Made at Montesano's Festival of Lights December 7-9  ThurstonTalk

Something especially bright is the Festival of Lights weekend hosted by Montesano that brings everyone together for some Christmas time merriment. Don't miss ...

Terry Boyer  The Daily World

Terry Boyer, age 65, passed away unexpectedly on Feb. 19, 2019, at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia. The son of Jack and Laura (Luark) Boyer, Terry ...

Charles “Bob” Robert Dunn  The Daily World

Longtime Montesano resident Charles “Bob” Robert Dunn passed away Friday, March 15, 2019, at Auburn Medical Center. He was 64. Bob was born June 24, ...

Monte band students to play in Northwest honor bands  Montesano Vidette

Pacific Lutheran University picks three for special performance. National association of music teachers picks one.

David “Dave” H. Anderson  The Daily World

Dave passed away suddenly in Montesano on Jan. 5, 2019. He was born to Arthur and Arlene (Cannon) Anderson on April 26, 1959, in Aberdeen, Washington.

Peter (Pete) Roscoe Milan Papac  The Daily World

On the evening of May 7, 2019, Peter (Pete) Roscoe Milan Papac, walked peacefully into the majestic beauty of the eternal forest.

Montesano girls win first golf state title in school history  The Daily World

Mylaina Parker's par on final hole seals two-point win for Bulldogs.

Summit Pacific Medical Center employees award scholarships to future healthcare students  KXRO Newsradio

Elma, WA – Summit Pacific Medical Center employees awarded $6000 to six local high school seniors. In a release, the Summit Pacific Medical Center says that ...

Montesano's top 11  Montesano Vidette

Montesano High School's Class of 2017 top 11 students.

Trevor B. Briggs  The Daily World

Trevor Blain Briggs, 52, a resident of Shelton and a 1986 graduate of Montesano High School, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, at Oakville, Washington. Trevor was ...

Prep Roundup: Aberdeen volleyball beats Hoquiam, 3-1  The Daily World

PREP VOLLEYBALL. Aberdeen 3, Hoquiam 1. After dropping the first set and falling behind in the second, the Aberdeen Bobcats rallied behind a 10-point ...

Jingle Lights to make nights brighter this year at Fleet Park  Montesano Vidette

Plenty to do with this year's Festival of Lights beyond the 220000-bulb light show set to music.

2019 Grays Harbor Easter Egg Hunts  GraysHarborTalk

Nothing says spring like the Easter Bunny! April is full of fun Easter activities for the whole family to enjoy, from Seabrook's Easter Egg Hunt to the Grays Harbor ...

Montesano Lightning Captures U13 State Soccer Championship  GraysHarborTalk

The Montesano Lightning girls U-13 team captured the Washington State Rec Soccer Championship after an undefeated season of play.

2019 4th of July Fireworks in Grays Harbor County  GraysHarborTalk

It's time for the 2019 4th of July Fireworks in Grays Harbor County. More than that, we have all kinds of family-friendly fourth of July events in Aberdeen, Westport, ...

Stephanie Klinger - Montesano Principal with a Mission  GraysHarborTalk

By Chelsea Royer. grays harbor community hospital Walking into Simpson Elementary School in Montesano, one will find a buzzing yet welcoming atmosphere.

17-year-old Julia Poler Opens Escape Room in Montesano  GraysHarborTalk

The Montesano High School senior just opened up her business, Escape The Harbor in Montesano. The puzzle-themed escape room is fun for the whole family.

Death Notices  The Daily World

Pete Majar Sr. Lifelong Aberdeen resident Pete J. Majar Sr. died at his home in Aberdeen on Tuesday, April 16, 2019. He was 91. A funeral is planned for 11 ...

Monte Class of '17 graduates  Montesano Vidette

Graduates celebrate at a graduation ceremony June 11.

Remember Grisdale: The Finest of the Logging Camps  GraysHarborTalk

For 40 years, from 1946 to 1986, a remarkable forest community called Camp Grisdale housed up to 300 single loggers and 52 logging families.

Robert Don Bonnell 12/14/61 – 1/12/19  The Daily World

Robert (“Bob”) Bonnell, 57, of Aberdeen, Washington passed away as a result of accidental carbon monoxide poisoning. Bob was a loving brother, a loyal friend, ...

Grays Harbor County New Year's Eve Events 2018  GraysHarborTalk

Check out all the New Year's Eve events in Grays Harbor County, chose your favorite and make your plans now. Many of them require reservations or tickets, ...

How Did the Cities of Grays Harbor County Get Their Names  GraysHarborTalk

Have you ever driven through Grays Harbor County, wondering how the towns got their names? From Elma to Aberdeen, Copalis to Hoquiam, here's how.

Richard John Tagman  The Daily World

Richard John Tagman of Montesano unexpectedly passed away at his home Wednesday, December 27, 2017.

Montesano's Carson Klinger, Trevor Ridgway – a Handful for Defenses  GraysHarborTalk

Montesano Football kicks off their season on September 1 against Aberdeen. Leading the way are strong offensive players Carson Klinger and Trevor Ridgway.

Your Guide to Grays Harbor County Christmas Tree Farms  GraysHarborTalk

It's time to deck the halls, hang the stockings and trim the tree. But first, you have to pick that special family Christmas tree.

Family and Community are at the Heart of Pick-Rite Thriftway  GraysHarborTalk

The hub of Montesano is its only supermarket, Pick-Rite Thriftway. And the heart of that hub is Ann Galland, whose great-grandfather S.W. Pickering founded the ...

Farmers Market to Launch in Downtown Aberdeen This May  GraysHarborTalk

Submitted by Aberdeen Sunday Market. Grays Harbor residents and visitors will soon have a new spot to pick up *fresh*, locally grown produce in Aberdeen on ...

A Tour of Grays Harbor Historic Homes: “The Richest in the State”  GraysHarborTalk

It's no secret Grays Harbor has an extensive inventory of historic homes. A 1987 survey by the state referred to the county's collection of homes as “the richest in ...

Theodore “Teddy” S. Anderson  The Daily World

Theodore “Teddy” S. Anderson was born to Arthur and Arlene “Cannon” Anderson on April 26, 1965.

Aberdeen Police adding locally grown Officers  KXRO Newsradio

The Aberdeen Police Department are adding 2 new police officers to their ranks, and both men were raised locally. In a release, the department says that ...

Family-Owned Garden Starts Nursery in Elma Livens up Grays Harbor and Beyond  GraysHarborTalk

When people see those eye-catching hanging baskets of flowers around Grays Harbor, there's a good chance that they came from the local Garden Starts ...

Discover an Unexpected Gem at Grays Harbor Hostel and Elma Disc Golf  GraysHarborTalk

Jay and Linda Klemp welcome visitors to their Grays Harbor Hostel and have created a beautifully scenic outdoor recreation area at Elma Disc Golf.

No more blankets at Jack Rottle Field before gameday  KXRO Newsradio

Montesano High School is putting a stop to saving seats at Jack Rottle Field. Following controversy last season at games with people putting blankets on the ...

Hoquiam Municipal Court Judge Stewart retires after nearly 30 years on the bench  The Daily World

Will continue to practice law out of his Montesano office.

Gepetto's Celebrates 22 Years of Family-Friendly Italian Dining in Montesano  GraysHarborTalk

By Gale Hemmann. aberdeen honda Specialty pizzas with house-made sauce and crust. Calzones stuffed with your favorite toppings. *Fresh* salads and hot ...

Montesano Festival of Lights Celebrates Community, Holidays and Seahawks  GraysHarborTalk

By Rachel Thomson. chehalis sheet metal It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in downtown Montesano. Holiday wreaths and dazzling, twinkling lights are ...

When the President Came to Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt visited Grays Harbor County in 1937, visiting the site of what is now the Olympic National Park and touring the region.

7 Places to Eat at Grays Harbor's North Beaches  GraysHarborTalk

The quaint beach towns along Grays Harbor's northern beaches are a great stop while enjoying at day at the beach. They are full of things to do and offer some ...

History on Wheels at the Running Anvil Carriage Museum in Montesano  GraysHarborTalk

By Chelsea Royer. grays harbor tourism Well over a century ago, a newspaper foreman named J. E. Calder travelled from Tacoma to the budding town of ...

Layne Bruner Leading Montesano To Baseball State Title Before Moving On To WSU  ThurstonTalk

By Tom Rohrer A pitcher in baseball holds a position of individuality. The catcher receives the pitch and there are 8 other players on the field in.

Montesano Car Show & Summerfest  GraysHarborTalk

ALL proceeds go to Montesano Food Bank & other local charities. Over 40 awards, Poker Walk, Swap Meet, Vendors, Food, Door Prizes, 200 Goody Bags/Dash ...

Vigil held for slain Montesano man Thursday evening  The Daily World

Hundreds of people packed Montesano's Fleet Park Thursday evening to share their memories of Kenneth Koonrad, a Montesano man who was one of two ...

Grays Harbor Imaging: Overcoming Barriers to Breast Cancer Detection and Treatment  GraysHarborTalk

I recently sat down with Dawn Heckathorn of Grays Harbor Imaging, a department of Grays Harbor Community Hospital for an enlightening discussion about ...

Family BBQ and Roots Music Show  GraysHarborTalk

Local BBQ masters and musicians will be coming together to create delicious food and soulful music at a Family BBQ and Roots Music Show this Saturday.

Port of Grays Harbor sets District 2 Commission Appointment Procedures and Schedule  GraysHarborTalk

The Port of Grays Harbor has announced its procedures and schedule for appointing a new District 2 Commissioner following Commissioner Jack Thompson's ...

Chris Henry Ups Excitement for Elma Powerlifting Team  GraysHarborTalk

It's called the Farmer's Walk. One of the longest standing events at strongman competitions, the Farmer's Walk tests an athlete's endurance and strength as they ...

Family-Friendly Lindsey Arcangel Jiu Jitsu Academy Opens in Hoquiam  GraysHarborTalk

The newly opened Lindsey Arcangel Jiu Jitsu Academy in Hoquiam is a dream turned into reality for Lindsey Arcangel, who is a black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu ...

Southwest Washington Tsunami Inundation Hazard Maps Released  GraysHarborTalk

Washington State DNR released new Tsunami Inundation Hazard Maps for Southwest Washington on Monday, March 26, 2018. They are different than previous ...

Ryan Watkins, Brandon Klinger Honor Larry Quinn with New Park in Montesano  GraysHarborTalk

By Chelsea Royer. grays harbor pud For many years, my walking route has taken me up the 3rd Street hill in Montesano and past the corner of a neglected ...

Holiday Happenings in Grays Harbor will Fill you With Christmas Cheer  GraysHarborTalk

From parades and Christmas tree lightings to breakfast with Santa and bazaars, Grays Harbor holiday events are full of cheer for the whole family.

Dew Acres Family Farm: Natural Veggies and Horse Boarding in the Wynoochee Valley  GraysHarborTalk

Do your children think vegetables come from the grocery store? Plan a visit to Dew Acres Farm where the “veggies are so *fresh* the 'sh' has yet to be said.

Elma Heads to State Track Meet Loaded with Freshmen Talent  GraysHarborTalk

Elma High School track sends 14 athletes, including a whopping six freshman, to the state track meet on May 26-26 in Cheney, WA.

All Wrapped Up – Go For the Scones, Stay for the Friendship  GraysHarborTalk

By Justin Damasiewicz. all blinged out Most customers initially go to Montesano's All Wrapped Up because they have heard about their scones. They go a ...

A Guide to Razor Clam Digging on the Washington Coast  GraysHarborTalk

Each year along the Washington Coast, where the sandy shores meet the salty air, thousands flock to the beach to dig delicious razor clams.

Chapman Farms Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze Opens for Season  GraysHarborTalk

A local crowd-pleasing pumpkin patch is Chapman Farms. The farm is located at 239 Brady Loop Road E and is open all season long.

Finding Snow Fun Around Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

Looking for some snow in Grays Harbor this winter? Our experienced guide has the best places to get in some snow fun in and around Grays Harbor County.

WDFW Tentatively Plans 12 days of Razor Clams Digging Starting March 16  GraysHarborTalk

State shellfish managers have tentatively scheduled razor clam digs on ocean beaches for 12 days starting March 16 and extending into late April.

2017 Festival of Lights  Montesano Vidette

Grand parade award winners.

2018 4th of July Fireworks in Grays Harbor County  GraysHarborTalk

It's officially summer with sunny days ahead and Grays Harbor knows how to spend those perfect days that feel just right for bonfires, barbecues, campfire songs ...

World War II Memoirs from Montesano's Howard Carter  GraysHarborTalk

By Chelsea Royer. grays harbor community hospital Howard Carter is a World War II veteran, husband and grandfather. His eyesight isn't too great anymore, but ...

WDFW Tentatively Plans Three Days of Digging for Razor Clams Starting May 18 at Mocrocks  GraysHarborTalk

State shellfish managers have tentatively scheduled a “bonus” razor clam dig on ocean beaches for three days, May 18-20.

Jason Atwood – Millennial Entrepreneur Opens Premier Realty Olympic Peninsula  GraysHarborTalk

Jason Atwood recently opened his real estate business, Premier Realty Olympic Peninsula, in Montesano. The realtor has strong Grays Harbor roots.

Fleet House - History in Our Towns, History in Our Homes  GraysHarborTalk

By Chelsea Royer. pay more recycle I grew up in an early twentieth-century, Craftsman style house. When my parents purchased the house, it was in rough ...

WDFW Announces Razor Clam Dates Ahead of the Ocean Shores Razor Clam and Seafood Festival  GraysHarborTalk

Razor clam diggers can return to ocean beaches for a two-day opening, March 16-17, which coincides with the Ocean Shores Razor Clam and Seafood Festival ...

Working Together to Keep Prescription Drugs Off Our Streets  GraysHarborTalk

According to the 2014 Washington State Healthy Youth Survey, eleven percent of 12th grade students in Grays Harbor County reported the use of prescription ...

Ever Growing Art Scene Livens up Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

The art scene is an important part Grays Harbor culture and is continually growing with exciting changes. Take a walk and find these fruitful pieces.

15 Ways to Celebrate the Christmas Season Around Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

With the Christmas season almost upon us, Grays Harbor County is gearing up for the holidays with Christmas light displays, concerts, visits from Santa, simple ...

WDFW Approves 'Bonus' Razor Clam Dig Starting May 18 at Mocrocks  GraysHarborTalk

State shellfish managers have approved a “bonus” razor clam dig on ocean beaches for three days, May 18-20.

Ron Scholzen: Elma's Expert Beekeeeper  GraysHarborTalk

Elma beekeeper Ron Scholzen has been helping the honey bee population since 1989. He is an expert in all things honey and bee.

Robert Moch Brings Home Olympic Gold for Monte  GraysHarborTalk

By Rachel Ayres, Montesano High School intern to GraysHarborTalk. Recently, the story of Montesano High School (MHS) graduate Robert (Bobby) Moch has ...

4 Farm Stands to Visit this Summer in Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

Coastal Washington is a hotbed of fertile farm land. Grays Harbor County has much to offer in the way of *fresh*, locally grown produce. Farms are numerous, and ...

Fifteen Corrections Employees in Grays Harbor County Win Agency Awards  GraysHarborTalk

Fifteen state corrections employees working at Stafford Creek Corrections Center, SCCC, and one working at the Grays Harbor Field Office in Aberdeen have ...

Larry M. Papac  The Daily World

Larry Martin Papac, age 56, passed away on March 9, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer at the VA Hospital in Seattle.

Sunset Air Expands Efficiency  GraysHarborTalk

Lacey's Sunset Air has expanded efficiency practices into operations by recently graduating six staff with a Lean Six Sigma (LSS) green belt.

Thai Smiles Takeout Serves up Authentic Thai Dishes and Smiles  GraysHarborTalk

The colorfully painted Thai Smiles takeout restaurant first opened in 2013 and has since become a favorite quick meal stop for many in Aberdeen. At first, the ...

Aberdeen police chief candidates meet the public  The Daily World

The two finalists in the running for Aberdeen Chief of Police were available for a meet and greet at the Rotary Log Pavilion on Sunday afternoon.

Boys Lacrosse Makes History in Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

Grays Harbor Griffins Lacrosse Club is the first boys lacrosse team in Grays Harbor with teens from five area high schools.

Larissa Rohr Promoted as Hoquiam Fire Department's First Female Captain  GraysHarborTalk

Rohr is a paramedic and firefighter at the Hoquiam Fire Department and recently promoted to Captain Paramedic, making her the first female in the department's ...

Bighill signs contract with NFL's Saints | South County News  Chinook Observer

LONG BEACH — Adam Bighill, son of Long Beach resident Andy Bighill, has just signed a three-year futures contract to play football for the New Orleans Saints.

Downtown Aberdeen Brews Up Specialty Craft Beer Scene  GraysHarborTalk

The craft brewing scene has been rapidly on the rise over the past decade all across the Pacific Northwest and beyond. Beer drinkers are not only craving ...

Shumate to serve as Aberdeen's new police chief  The Daily World

Chief Criminal Deputy Steve Shumate from the Grays Harbor Sheriff's Office will be the next chief for the Aberdeen Police Department. Aberdeen Mayor Erik ...

Grays Harbor Teen Homeless Backpack Program Supports At-Risk Youth  GraysHarborTalk

Over 900 Grays Harbor County students are homeless, according to the Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. These are children who ...

10 Historic Buildings Linking Grays Harbor's Past to the Present  GraysHarborTalk

Steeped in stories and personalities of yesteryear, historic buildings offer quiet glimpses into the past and link us to the present. Their walls and rooms are lined ...

Exploring the History of the Hoquiam Olympic Stadium  GraysHarborTalk

The Hoquiam Olympic Stadium is a Grays Harbor treasure, rich in history, an icon of community pride and listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

WDFW Approves Three-Day Razor Clam Dig Beginning February 1  GraysHarborTalk

Razor clam diggers can return to various ocean beaches for a three-day opening beginning Friday, February 1. State shellfish managers with the Washington ...

Cambodian Cuisine Delights Harborites with Narn's Rice and Noodle in Hoquiam  GraysHarborTalk

Narn and Janae Chhiths restaurant Narn's Rice and Noodle is not only a dream come true, but also a delicious place to eat in Hoquiam.

New Providers Increase Patient Access at Grays Harbor Community Hospital  GraysHarborTalk

In an ongoing effort to ensure access to care for patients throughout the Harbor, Grays Harbor Community Hospital has brought in several new providers over ...

WDFW Approves Four-Day Razor Clam Dig Beginning November 22  GraysHarborTalk

Razor clam diggers can return to various ocean beaches for a four-day opening beginning November 22.

Wynoochee Lake: A Gorgeous Destination for Family Fun  GraysHarborTalk

One of the major benefits to living in Grays Harbor is the proximity to so much natural beauty. The area is a gateway to miles of exquisite beaches, majestic ...

Montesano's National Night Out Links Neighbors  GraysHarborTalk

By Chelsea Royer. grays harbor community hospital If you're like me, you tend to think, “oh, that could never happen to me” when you hear of theft, kidnappings, ...

Five Historic Storms That Slammed into Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

Living in Grays Harbor County, we are used to inclement weather. Here, we explore five of the strongest, and most unique storms in Gray Harbor history.

Celebrate Fall the Grays Harbor Way with Pumpkin Patches and More  GraysHarborTalk

Find local Grays Harbor pumpkin patches along with family-friendly fall activities in this article sharing six options throughout the area.

9 Playgrounds and Parks to Visit with Kids in Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

By Rachel Monroe. les schwab With the summer months finally here, it's time to get outside and enjoy the weather! Why not explore the various playgrounds ...

Where to Explore Logging History in Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

Visit the Grays Harbor museums to find out why the area is considered the Lumber Capital of the World and how the logging industry shaped the county.

New Coach, New Excitement for Ocosta Football  GraysHarborTalk

You can hear the excitement immediately in Hayden Hoff's voice the moment he starts talking about Ocosta High School football. “What was the best thing about ...

Windermere Real Estate: Grays Harbor is in a Seller's Market  GraysHarborTalk

If you want to get the pulse of the Grays Harbor real estate market, ask Travis Jelovich. He will tell you that the local market has been doing very well for several ...

8 Great Dog Friendly Places to Walk in Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

If you are looking for new places to exercise your dog in Grays Harbor, look no further than here. This list has 8 of the best dog friendly walks.

Geocaching Around Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

Geocaching blends technology and enjoying nature on a modern day treasure hunt. Using a smartphone or GPS, seek out more than 500 caches around ...

WDFW Approves 3-Day Razor Clam Dig Beginning April 6  GraysHarborTalk

Razor clam diggers can return to various ocean beaches for a three-day opening beginning Saturday, April 6 and extending through the following Monday.

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