Archive for May, 2013


Relay kicks off in Hoquiam Friday night

Thousands of walkers will take to the Hoquiam High School track Friday night for the 26th annual Grays Harbor Relay for Life. So far, 55 teams have raised about $ 197,000 for the American Cancer society, and Relay organizers hope to bring in $ 425,000 by the end of the event. The Grays Harbor Relay […]

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Lost teens found safe

Three 13-year-old campers from Edgewood in Pierce County were found by members of a 30-person search party early Saturday morning after they got lost on a walk near Ocean Resort, between Hogan’s Corner and Ocean City, Grays Harbor County Undersheriff Dave Pimentel said. The trio, a male and female twin, and her female friend, went […]

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How voted in Washington, D.C.

GOP takes another whack at health law House Republicans took another whack last week at the 2010 health care overhaul, voting to repeal the law that is transforming the landscape for health insurance. Living

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Time to prune spring flowers, shrubs

The fourth week of May means it is time for some pruning if you have spring flowering shrubs such as rhododendrons, forsythia, quince or viburnums that have already bloomed. You can shear azaleas and heathers back by a few inches all over the plant to encourage more branching and more flowers. You can control overgrown […]

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Dear Abby 5/14

Dear Abby: I am a woman in my late 40s and I hate sex. I always have and always will. I’m disabled, and it has always been torture. I never got any positive benefits out of it. My problem is I get hit on constantly. I tried marriage once, more for financial reasons than anything […]

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Nailing It Down — Do you need expertise, loan money to fix up your house?

Could you — or someone you know — use some help fixing up your house? We may have just the ticket for you! Living

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Bystanders spring into action to help in rollover accident

A 67-year-old Aberdeen woman drove off the roadway on Highway 12 Friday afternoon, flipping upside down and landing in standing water just off Aberdeen Lake Drive. Quick-thinking bystanders may have saved her life. She was in good condition at Grays Harbor Community Hospital Friday night. Local

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Exploring the rugged wonders of Owyhee

An ocean of grayish-green sagebrush looms from horizon to horizon as you walk the canyon rims of Owyhee wilderness areas. The Seattle Times: Local News

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Mill Creek officer, suspect injured in crash

A Mill Creek police officer and a fleeing driver were injured in a collision about 1 a.m. Friday in a Snohomish County intersection. The Seattle Times: Local News

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Seafirst Building going up for auction

An anchor building in downtown Aberdeen is for sale on Auction.com. Known as the “Seafirst Building” the commercial building is now occupied by major tenant Bank of America, law firms and other businesses. At the corner of Market and Broadway, the structure is classic 1970s style office building, built in 1974. It is listed as […]

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