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Flu shots available at Montesano High School | KXRO News Radio  KXRO Newsradio

According to the district, the clinic will be held on Wednesday, September 11th from 11am-4pm in the Montesano High School Library. They say that Nurse Janet ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

Summit Pacific Medical Center employees award scholarships to future healthcare students | KXRO News Radio  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 ...

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.

4th of July Fireworks in Aberdeen  GraysHarborTalk

Celebrate 4th of July in Aberdeen with tall ships, a festival and fireworks!

Monte Class of '17 graduates  Montesano Vidette

Montesano High School Class of 2017 Graduates: Michaela Anne Anderson, Rebecca Lynn Anderson, Jasmine Aurelia Anthony, Jared Tayler Arndt, Melissa ...

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, ...

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 ...

Montesano High School Boys Basketball Ends 36 Year Drought  GraysHarborTalk

Montesano high school boys basketball team ended their 36 year drought with a trip to the Class 1A state tournament at the end of February.

Montesano's top 11  Montesano Vidette

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

2019 Grays Harbor County Fair Schedule  GraysHarborTalk

What do fried Twinkies, sheep, the band Humptulips, and a Ferris wheel have in common? You can find them all and more at the 2019 Grays Harbor County Fair ...

Montesano Fastpitch Looking for State Title #8 This Weekend  GraysHarborTalk

By Tom Rohrer. oly ortho Pressure breaks pipes or creates diamonds. This common cliché reigns true in high school athletics, as teams will either rise or fall with ...

Robert Oscar Backstrom  The Daily World

Robert (Bob) Oscar Backstrom, age 89, passed away Nov. 27, 2018, at Capital Medical Center after a brief illness. He was born Feb. 26, 1929, in Montesano ...

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 ...

10th Annual Lake Sylvia State Park FALL FESTIVAL (2019-09-21)  GraysHarborTalk

10th Annual Lake Sylvia State Park FALL FESTIVAL. Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 7 AM – 4 PM Lake Sylvia State Park – 1813 Lake Sylvia Rd North ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

I Recently Discovered Timberland Regional Library's Online Reference Databases and I Can't Stop Using Them!  GraysHarborTalk

There is so much available free through Timberland Regional Library's Reference Databases, that I haven't been able to stop looking through them.

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.

Montesano Community Rallies Together to Open New Soccer Park  GraysHarborTalk

Soon youth soccer players of Montesano will have their very own turf, thanks to the work of the Montesano Youth Soccer Club and community members.

The Salvation Army in Grays Harbor, WA, Transitions to Social Services Office  GraysHarborTalk

The Salvation Army announces that its Grays Harbor location will transition to a social services office only, effective June 24.

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.

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, ...

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 ...

Grays Harbor Community Hospital Provides Notice of Recent Ransomware Attack  GraysHarborTalk

Grays Harbor Community Hospital and Harbor Medical Group are providing to patients notice of a recent ransomware attack that involved patient health ...

Horse Camping at Washington Beaches and Throughout Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

When the weather is nice, there is nothing like heading out camping with horses at a Washington Beach or the Humptulips wilderness in Grays Harbor.

Alletia Irene (Arnold) Simons Dec. 19, 1935 — May 26, 2018  The Daily World

Alletia Irene Simons, age 82, died peacefully at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen, Wash., on May 26, 2018, following a stroke. Alletia was born to ...

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 Quick History of Grays Harbor County Fair Entertainers  GraysHarborTalk

Year after year, the Grays Harbor County Fair brings in amazing entertainment. Take a look at some of the past stars to grace the stage.

Aberdeen Events Calendar  GraysHarborTalk

This calendar is the place to find fun events happening throughout Grays Harbor County including Aberdeen, Hoquiam, Westport, Ocean Shores, Elma, ...

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 ...

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 ...

Grays Harbor Traffic: Intermittent Closures of the US 12 Heron Street Bridge in Aberdeen Next Week  GraysHarborTalk

On July 8-11, Washington State Department of Transportation crews will intermittently close the US 12 Heron Street Bridge to vehicle traffic.

Newly Formed Beautification Committee Is Sprucing Up Hoquiam  GraysHarborTalk

Inspired by similar initiatives in Aberdeen and Montesano, an enthusiastic group of volunteers has formed the Hoquiam Beautification Committee.

Set Sail on the Tall Ship Lady Washington in Aberdeen this July  GraysHarborTalk

The Official Ship of the State of Washington, Lady Washington, is set to dock at the Seaport Landing in Aberdeen July 3-7.

Where to Camp Around McCleary  GraysHarborTalk

We promise that if you explore all of these camping areas around McCleary, you'll find one that you will want to return to, year after year.

GraysHarborTalk is Seeking Freelance Writers  GraysHarborTalk

Put your creative skills to work and join GraysHarborTalk's freelance writing team. Find out how to apply to be a community *content* writer.

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.

Run for Fun and Join the Grays Harbor Running Club  GraysHarborTalk

For several decades, the Grays Harbor Running Club has been a source of companionship, encouragement, and traditional tasty potlucks for many locals.

Hidden History Gems and Facts from Aberdeen, the Former Lumber Capital of the World  GraysHarborTalk

Lumber turned the City of Aberdeen into a booming town, including state-of-the-art buildings, homes, industries and conveniences that can still be discovered ...

Aberdeen's Top 10 Instagram Hotspots  GraysHarborTalk

While visiting Aberdeen on the Washington coast, add these Instagram-worthy spots to your itinerary for all of the best photos in town.

Tall Ship Hawaiian Chieftain Visit to Aberdeen Cancelled  GraysHarborTalk

Hawaiian Chieftain, one of the tall ships of Grays Harbor Historical Seaport, will NOT be making her scheduled visit to Aberdeen next month as planned.

Have a Beary Good Time at the 60th McCleary Bear Festival  GraysHarborTalk

For 60 years the McCleary Bear Festival has treated locals and visitors from around the world to a true taste of the Pacific Northwest.

Enjoy a Night at Grays Harbor Raceway  GraysHarborTalk

Love adrenaline pumping excitement? Visit the Grays Harbor Raceway, the fastest way for family fun. From April through September, discover the excitement.

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.

Theodore “Teddy” S. Anderson  The Daily World

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

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.

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.

No more blankets at Jack Rottle Field before gameday | KXRO News Radio  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 ...

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.

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 ...

Discover the Story of the Wildman of the Wynoochee  GraysHarborTalk

Few today have heard of John Turnow, the Wildman of Wynoochee, who was once on frontpage headlines around the Pacific Northwest.

Patrol Officer Monte Glaser Retires from Aberdeen Police Department after 35 Impactful Years  GraysHarborTalk

After 35 years as an Aberdeen police officer, Monte Glaser has retired, but his legacy as someone who has shown care and dedication to the community has ...

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 ...

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 ...

Art and History Live On at the Grays Harbor County Courthouse  GraysHarborTalk

By Kristine Lowder. grays harbor tourism You never know what you'll find inside an oyster, but a little prying can reveal a pearl. The same goes for the Grays ...

Aberdeen's Art Walk Offers Art, Crafts, Food, Music and Family Fun  GraysHarborTalk

The Aberdeen Art Walk invites artists to display their work and the public to stroll along this open air gallery while enjoying food, music and fun activities.

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.

Sharon E. Vaughan  The Daily World

With the sun rising over Pickering Passage just outside of Shelton on March 7, 2018, only five days shy of her 80th birthday, Sharon Elizabeth Vaughan (née ...

Family Friendly Shenanigans and Tough Cowboys are Coming to Grays Harbor this March  GraysHarborTalk

Forget about this terrible winter and warm up with some family friendly fun this March, right here in Grays Harbor! First, get in the Irish spirit with the Shenanigans ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

UFO/Paranormal Summit Conference Zooms into Quinault Beach Resort and Casino, March 1-3  GraysHarborTalk

is there extraterrestrial life and has it come to Earth? The Quinault Beach Resort and Casino is proud to host the annual UFO/Paranormal Summit conference ...

Montesano hires new public works/economic development director  Montesano Vidette

Mike Olden replaces former director Rocky Howard.

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 ...

Montesano Bulldogs Boys Basketball Team Has Experience On Their Side  GraysHarborTalk

At the first day of practice for Montesano High School's boys basketball team, coach Doug Galloway didn't need to introduce everyone to each other.

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.

Welcome Fall to Grays Harbor with Uniquely Festive Events and Activities  GraysHarborTalk

Discover all of the fall-centered local happenings taking place in Grays Harbor County, from pumpkin patches to mushroom and cranberry festivals.

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.

Montesano's Joel Bialkowsky Flies High on His Way Home  GraysHarborTalk

Montesano's Joel Bialkowsky is living his dream as a pilot flying the F-18 Super Hornet for the U.S. Navy, serving his country.

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.

Storytime at Summit Pacific  GraysHarborTalk

Music, movement, books and activities for the whole family. All ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult. This program is ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

10th Annual High Rollin' Hot Rods Show to Glisten at the Quinault Beach Resort and Casino, April 26-27  GraysHarborTalk

For 10 years, the High Rollin' Hot Rods car show has been full of fun and awe for pushrod owners and fanatics from near and far. Join in on two days of ...

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 ...

Precious Passengers: Bus Driver Training with Sound to Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

The big yellow bus pulls up to the driveway. Flashing yellow lights switch to red as the bus rolls to a stop. With a cheerful smile, the driver opens the bus door.

60th Annual McCleary Bear Festival  GraysHarborTalk

The McCleary Bear Festival is celebrating 60 years this July. • Softball Tournament …………….…………………….8am. • Food & Craft Vendors ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

WDFW Closes Kalaloch Beach for Razor Clamming January 19-21  GraysHarborTalk

Due to the federal shutdown, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has rescinded three razor clam digs at Kalaloch beach that were set to ...

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 ...

Kaleidoscope Play and Learn  GraysHarborTalk

Every Wednesday except major holidays. For family caregivers and children birth to five. Enjoy fun art, story time, snacks and more. Come learn and play with ...

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