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Milton E. McGuire  The Daily World

Milton Edward McGuire was born at St. Joseph's Hospital in Aberdeen on Feb. 8, 1949, to Jack and Ann McGuire.



'Hope' springs eternal in Hoquiam school district  The Daily World

The Hoquiam School District is the first in the state of Washington to have a Hope Squad, a group of educators focused on reducing youth suicide through ...



Hoquiam High School presents 'Cry-Baby' at 7th Street Theatre  The Daily World

The Tony-nominated teen comedy is based on the 1990 John Waters film “Cry-Baby,” which starred Johnny Depp.



Top Scholars — Aberdeen High School Class of 2018  The Daily World

The Class of 2018 for Aberdeen and Hoquiam high schools will graduate on Friday night. The Aberdeen ceremony is at 6 p.m. at Stewart Field, while Hoquiam ...



Drag show thrives in Washington’s timber country, but it’s not all sequins and rainbows  The Seattle Times

Despite some opposition, drag shows have helped draw support for the region's LGBTQIA community.



Death Notices  The Daily World

Elmer C. Anderson. Elmer Carl Anderson, a lifetime resident of Hoquiam, died Monday, June 18, 2018, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen.



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.



Patterson tapped to fill Hoquiam Council Ward 3 vacancy  The Daily World

Hoquiam native Shannon Patterson was unanimously chosen by the Hoquiam City Council Monday to fill a vacant council seat for Ward 3.



In 1968, Spec. 4 Mickelson received Bronze Star with V device  The Daily World

75 years ago. May 1, 1943. Congressman Fred Norman, Republican of Washington, said today that sale of some 160 acres of windthrown timber in the Olympia ...



Hoquiam High School scholarships and awards  The Daily World

W.L. Adams scholarship: Alexis Wonderly-Leonard. Alaska Timber Workers Association Scholarship: Zachary Spradlin. Michael Catron Scholarship: Paige ...



Eddie E. Catron  The Daily World

Eddie E. Catron, age 86, a resident of Hoquiam, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at Pacific Care Center in Hoquiam. Mr. Catron was born ...



Elsie (Miller) DuBois  The Daily World

Elsie (Miller) DuBois passed away at age 92 on July 6, 2018. She was born to Dallas and Elmira Miller in Froid, Mont. on May 30, 1926. Elsie was the second of ...



Grange scholarship winners  The Daily World

The Washington State Grange Foundation is awarding $12,750 in scholarships to deserving high school seniors and college students. The scholarships ...



14 honor grads lead Hoquiam class of 2017  The Daily World

Graduation ceremony is 8 p.m. Friday at Olympic Stadium.



Hoquiam's Maddie German Joins Six Other Grays Harbor Softball Players on All-State Team  GraysHarborTalk

Maddie German, Hoquiam High School's standout sophomore catcher, was one of seven players from the 1A Evergreen League named to the 2018 Washington ...



My TOWN Coalition Honors Hoquiam Hero of the Month Bill Weiland  GraysHarborTalk

My TOWN Coalition's Hometown Hero of the month is Bill Weiland, who spent years in a *service* career only to continue serving in his retirement.



McMillan to take reigns at Hoquiam  The Daily World

A familiar face will be taking over the Hoquiam High School football program when the Grizzlies begin Spring football in 31 days. Longtime Hoquiam assistant ...



James “Jim” A. Jump  The Daily World

James “Jim” Allen Jump passed away on, March 11, 2018. Born Nov. 21, 1964, Jim was 53 years old at the time of his passing. He was a 1983 graduate of ...



Rick Ralph Burgess  The Daily World

Rick Ralph Burgess, 64, of Hoquiam, Wash. passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at 4:37 a.m. due to complications of ALS. The funeral *service* will be held ...



Susan E. Carter  The Daily World

Susan Elaine Carter passed away on July 8, 2018, from cancer.



Potash: What it is and when could it be coming to Hoquiam  KXRO Newsradio

The possibility of a potash facility in Hoquiam was given an overview on Thursday night. At Hoquiam High School, an open house from BHP Billiton Canada Inc.



2018 4th of July Fireworks in Aberdeen  GraysHarborTalk

For many, it's not summer until they smell the sulfur from the gunpowder and hear the big boom of Fourth of July Fireworks. Aberdeen has so much July 4th fun, ...



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.



Old House Rescue Is Restoring Historical Hoquiam Homes  GraysHarborTalk

Carole Pagels is a realtor with a heart for old homes, which led her to start Old House Rescue. Now, she is restoring 3 beauties in Hoquiam.



15 hopefuls prep for Miss Grays Harbor/Outstanding Teen Pageant  The Daily World

Fifteen local young ladies are preparing for a title fight.



The Polar Express. Grays Harbor Dance Recital (2018-12-09)  GraysHarborTalk

Grays Harbor Dance presents The Polar Express. Climb on board this magical train for a holiday adventure you'll never forget! Fun for all ages! Do you Believe?



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 ...



Aberdeen, Hoquiam high schools square off in Food Ball 2016  Grays Harbor Daily World

Grizzlies look to extend six-year win streak over Bobcats while feeding neighbors in need.



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 ...



Death Notice  The Daily World

Carole V. Sandstrom. Carole Virginia Sandstrom, a lifetime resident of Hoquiam, died Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen.



Rick Moore retires from HHS head football coaching post  The Daily World

Following his team's state 1A first-round loss to Mount Baker in Bellingham in November, Hoquiam head football coach Rick Moore went around Civic Stadium ...



Project brings 1968 home to Washington state  The Daily World

John Hughes, the state's chief historian, is putting together a series of in-depth profiles of Washingtonians who made a difference during turbulent times 50 years ...



2018 Outdoor Burning Restrictions for Grays Harbor County.  GraysHarborTalk

Effective 12:01 A.M. Monday, July 1, 2018, Grays Harbor County Fire Districts and Fire Departments will be enacting restrictions on all outdoor burning.



Norman Leroy Callaghan Sr.  The Daily World

Lifelong Grays Harbor resident and local Hot Rodding Icon Norman Leroy Callaghan Sr., 80, passed away peacefully at his home in Montesano on Tuesday, ...



Community Supported Agriculture in Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

Community supported agriculture (CSA) is gaining momentum; Sky Island Farm and Harbor Roots are two farms that are leading the way for CSAs in Grays ...



The History of Grays Harbor's Coastal Towns  GraysHarborTalk

The coastal towns of Grays Harbor have been the destination for millions of adventures and vacations, the location of industry and dreams, and the location of ...



Jennifer Durney Shines in her Efforts to Serve Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

Grays Harbor local Jennifer Durney is continuing her family's tradition of *service* to the community and love giving back, serving in many capacities.



Aberdeen Food Ball team takes 2016 crown from Hoquiam  Grays Harbor Daily World

Emergence of AHS mascot signals the end of six years of Hoquiam High dominance.



Grays Harbor Easter Egg Hunts and Activities  GraysHarborTalk

There is plenty of fun for the whole family at these Grays Harbor Easter egg hunts and activities happening in Aberdeen, Elma, Ocean Shores and other cities.



The Crowell Family: 60 Years of Quality Auto Repair in Hoquiam  GraysHarborTalk

Crowell Brothers Incorporated in Hoquiam is the oldest independent auto repair shop with a rich history about the family that started it and runs it today.



YMCA of Grays Harbor's Education Programs Give Young Learners a Solid Foundation  GraysHarborTalk

The YMCA of Grays Harbor has specially designed programs to help children in Grays Harbor develop a strong academic and social foundation for their future.



Ocean Beach Roasters perks with Jones' flair  North Coast News

It was almost exactly one year ago today that Brodey and Mirihia Jones began to believe that their dream would soon become a reality. On April 14, they'll throw ...



Bruce C. Spencer  The Daily World

Bruce Craig Spencer passed away on April 13, 2017, at his home in Lakewood, Wash.



Seven Reasons to Visit the Loggers' Playday September 9  GraysHarborTalk

Hoquiam's Loggers' Playday, Sept. 9, 2017, is a 50+ year tradition that brings the community together to celebrate their strong timber industry heritage.



Where to Shop for Organic Foods in Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

There are lot of options to find organic foods in Grays Harbor County, from farmers markets to grocery stores. And many of them carry locally sourced items.



Hoquiam Brewing Company Ignites City Pride  GraysHarborTalk

Hoquiam Brewing Company is the first brewery in the city's history. It's the dream child of Rob Paylor and Patrick Durney.



Driftwood Theater presents "Love Letters" by A.R. Gurney (2018-07-06)  GraysHarborTalk

LOVE LETTERS. Written by A. R. Gurney. Directed by Ben Hohman. Reader's Theatre for all ages. Andrew Makepeace Ladd III and Melissa Gardner, both born ...



New Soccer Team Grays Harbor Gulls FC Hopes to Score in Grays Harbor  GraysHarborTalk

Aberdeen brothers Ben and Alex Barene have successfully started a sports team here in Grays Harbor, the Grays Harbor Gulls FC. Debuting spring 2018.



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.



Hoquiam brewpub owners shooting for July opening  The Daily World

Rob Paylor and Patrick Durney are looking to expand on their success with Mill 109 in Seabrook.



Skyler and Steve Jump Mix Family and Baseball  KXRO Newsradio

It's a seat money can't buy. When Skyler Jump rocks back in his windup and lets loose with another fastball, catching the corner for another strike, his dad has a ...



Hoquiam teenager’s death investigated as possible suicide  KBKW News

It was a tragic scene in Hoquiam last night as Police Chief Jeff Myers reports a teenager appears to have committed suicide. Myers said in a press release this.



Economy Cleaners: Dry Cleaning In Hoquiam for Three Generations  GraysHarborTalk

Economy Cleaners is the family-run business of the Protheroe family who have been a part of the Hoquiam business community for over a century.



Lillian Luark  The Daily World

Lillian Luark was born on Christmas Day, 1925 and died on Sept. 26, 2018.



Hoquiam's Ryan Espedal Finds Calling with Javelin  GraysHarborTalk

Hoquiam's Ryan Espedal enters the 2017 track season a favorite in the javelin - an event he is the Evergreen League and district champion in.



Lose Yourself in Mystery at the 2018 UFO/Paranormal Summit  GraysHarborTalk

Get ready to lovse yourself at the annual UFO/Paranormal Conference hosted by Quinault Beach Resort and Casino. There's something for everyone here.



Washington State Archivists working in Tumwater to save Damaged Aberdeen Museum of History Records  GraysHarborTalk

In the wake of Saturday's devastating fire at the Aberdeen Museum of History, history is being salvaged by Archives Division professionals.



Close Races in Grays Harbor County as Ballots Continue to Come in Through The Mail  Newstalk KBKW

As ballots for the November General Election continue to come in through the mail, local county Auditor's are updating their polls. The Grays Harbor County.



Wayne Ross, Bob Paylor & Larry Lytle - 46 Years and Counting for Hoquiam Slow Pitch Trio  GraysHarborTalk

By Grant Clark. oly ortho Wayne Ross was thrown a bag of balls, some scuffed up bats and a couple worn-out uniforms and asked if he was interested in forming ...



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.



Duffy's Restaurant: A Family Tradition  GraysHarborTalk

Locals and travelers like, know that one of the best places to get a *fresh*, local meal in Grays Harbor is the family-owned iconic Duffy's Restaurant.



Aberdeen's Library in the Parks Program 2018  GraysHarborTalk

The popular Library in the Parks program returns to local parks. Once again, Aberdeen Timberland Library will bring weekly activities to local children.



If You Think the Hoquiam Department of Licensing is for the Birds, Think Again  GraysHarborTalk

It's not every day that you have what you would call a great experience at the Department of Licensing. Most would liken the task to something just short of a ...



Grays Harbor Ladies of All Ages Have Fun at Kaleidoscope Belly Dance  GraysHarborTalk

Did you know that Grays Harbor has a tradition of belly dancing? Kaleidoscope Belly Dance is a group of women led by instructor Angela McFall who enjoy the ...



Connie Parson Chronicles the History of Hoquiam's Emerson Manor  GraysHarborTalk

Connie Parson, a resident of Hoquiam's historical Emerson Manor, began researching the building's illustrious past in 2013. Today she has accumulated a ...



Elma's Justin Sample Focused on the Future of Eagles' Wrestling  GraysHarborTalk

Elma High School wrestling start Justin Sample is living up to a family legacy of Elma wrestling and plans on starting a youth program.



Port Commissioner Jack Thompson Passed Away in Santiago  GraysHarborTalk

Port of Grays Harbor District 2 Commissioner Jack Thompson has died as a result of a head injury he sustained after a fall on Sunday, September 30, while in ...



2018 4th of July Fireworks in Westport  GraysHarborTalk

Westport has Fourth of July traditions that have been going on for over a century. If you are looking for old-fashioned family fun, steeped in rich history of our ...



Hoquiam Crime Watch Seniors are the Eyes And Ears of the Hoquiam Police Department  GraysHarborTalk

The all-volunteer Hoquiam Crime Watch, led by Betsy Seidel, serve as an added set of ears, eyes and hands assisting the Hoquiam Police Department.



Chinese Village: Happy to be in Aberdeen  GraysHarborTalk

The Lock family made Aberdeen their home in 1981. Since then, their restaurant, Chinese Village, has become a beloved staple in the town.



Justin the Circler Scribbles Art onto Grays Harbor Beaches  GraysHarborTalk

Justin the Circler of Turning Circles who has been what he calls "geo-scribing" for the last few years, creating designs on the sands of Grays Harbor beaches.



2018 4th of July Fireworks in Ocean Shores  GraysHarborTalk

There is tons of fun to be had July 4th in Ocean Shores. Everything from a watermelon eating contest to music at the casino and of course, fireworks.



William B. Douglas  The Daily World

William B. Douglas, 64, known to friends and family as Billy Burr, died on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at Tacoma General Hospital with family by his side.



Wandering The Whale Trail on the Washington Coast  GraysHarborTalk

Each year, thousands of orcas, humpback and grey whales pass right by our Grays Harbor County Homes. Here are the best places to whale watch.



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.



A Passport to Washington Libraries offers Bookstore Gift Cards for Library Visits  GraysHarborTalk

Families traveling around Washington this summer will have the chance to win bookstore gift cards from the Washington Center for the Book.



US 12 Traffic Shift Brings Ramp Closure to Devonshire Road in Montesano September 25  GraysHarborTalk

Construction continues on US 12 near Montesano as contractor crews for the Washington State Department of Transportation prepare to hit a key milestone in a ...



Aberdeen Revitalization Plan Includes 2000 Affordable Housing Units  GraysHarborTalk

Downtown Future Housing Site Tour and Vigil to advance vision for 2000 affordable housing units in AberdeenRevitalization Plan.



Hoquiam's Skyler Jump Gets An Offer He Can't Refuse From WSU  GraysHarborTalk

By Gail Wood. chehalis sheet metal Being so young, Skyler Jump, just a month after finishing his freshman year at Hoquiam High School, wasn't expecting much ...



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.



Mark Maxfield, Ellie Quercia - A Winning Combination Brings Hoquiam Girls Basketball to the Playoffs  GraysHarborTalk

By Gail Wood. grays harbor community hospital Coming into the season, there were two familiar faces returning for the Hoquiam High School girls basketball ...



Board hears outpouring of support for principal  North Coast News

About 75 people packed the North Beach School District Board of Directors meeting this week, most of them in support of Ocean Shores Elementary School ...



Grayland Photographer Bob Hitt Captures Grays Harbor Rodeo Action  GraysHarborTalk

Grayland action photographer Bob Hitt loves the speed and grace of rodeo. Every year, he follows the Northwest rodeo circuit capturing riders of all ages.



Hawaiian Chieftain and Lady Washington Come to Westport in September  GraysHarborTalk

The tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain make their homecoming trip in September, they part of the Grays Harbor Historical Seaport.



More Than Coffee: Hoquiam's Jitter House is 'All in the Family'  GraysHarborTalk

The Jitter House coffee shop in Hoquiam serves up custom, hand-crafted coffees alongside homemade pastries and soups from owners Sam and Christina ...



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.



The Tsunami Roadshow Comes to Grays Harbor April 11  GraysHarborTalk

Experts from the Tsunami Roadshow will be in Grays Harbor County on April 11, for presentations focused on preparing residents for disaster.



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 ...



Barbara Bennett Parsons Promotes the Work of Her Late Father, Hoquiam Artist Elton Bennett  GraysHarborTalk

Most Hoquiam Post Office patrons are unaware that the second floor of the historic building houses a treasure. Here Barbara Bennett Parsons lovingly takes ...



Hoquiam Clinic Welcomes Dr. John Eiland  GraysHarborTalk

Dr. John Eiland joined Dr. Nick Hallak's OB/GYN practice at the Hoquiam Clinic. Harbor Medical Group is ensuring patients receive uninterrupted care.



Harbor After School Provides Support and Equal Opportunities for Grays Harbor Youth  GraysHarborTalk

By April R. Duncan, Elma High School Intern to GraysHarborTalk · Cadie Nuxoll, HAS program participant works on the computer during HAS hours at Elma ...



2018 4th of July Activities in Seabrook  GraysHarborTalk

Seabrook kicks off their two-day Fourth of July celebrations on July 3, with their annual Porch Illumination Celebration.



North Beach board hears outpouring of support for principal  The Daily World

About 75 people packed the North Beach School District Board of Directors meeting this week, most of them in support of Ocean Shores Elementary School ...



Aberdeen Retail Location Wins Airgas's National Branch of the Year Award  GraysHarborTalk

A local gas, welding and safety distributor in Aberdeen has earned a national award from its company, Airgas, an Air Liquide company.



Do the Hokey Pokey at Hoquiam's Historical Harborena  GraysHarborTalk

The Hokey Pokey. Shoot the Duck. Alligator Tag. Fast skating. Dice game. Do you remember it? It's still happening. You do the hokey pokey, and you turn ...



Hoquiam Teacher Kara Trimble Lives a Legacy  GraysHarborTalk

By Chelsea Royer. kaufman scroggs logo Not everyone has the opportunity to live out their childhood career dreams, but Kara Trimble does. From a young age, ...



Mike Root Connects with Hoquiam Students  GraysHarborTalk

By Britta Folden. great northwest federal credit union An elementary school teacher with 38 years under his belt and nearing retirement might seem like ...



Five Places in Aberdeen to Find the Spirit of Kurt Cobain  GraysHarborTalk

Visit Aberdeen and connect with the spirit of Nirvana's Kurt Cobain. These five places share the life and early years of Kurt Cobain, a must for all fans.



The Dukes of Swing: A Grays Harbor Music Legend  GraysHarborTalk

The Dukes of Swing are a legendary swing band based in Aberdeen who have been playing music in some form for over 100 years.



Find the Bear-Necessities at the McCleary Bear Festival July 6-8  GraysHarborTalk

For nearly 60 years the town of McCleary has gathered to celebrate the annual McCleary Bear Festival happening July 6-8. Come taste world famous bear stew!



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