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Photo by Willapa Harbor Drone - Raymond Police Sgt. Arlie Boggs
Photo by Willapa Harbor Drone - Raymond Police Sgt. Arlie Boggs

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South Bend Library may reopen

The South Bend Library has endured a hard year after being closed in August and then Timberland Regional Library proposed the consolidation between South Bend and Raymond Library in their "Capital Facilities Plan." A number of libraries were proposed for closure and consolidation as part of the plan, but residents and their respective cities would have none of it.

As first reported in September, Timberland officials came to a City of South Bend City Council Meeting to update the city and residents regarding the state of the library. They made it clear to everyone in attendance they had no plan to close the library and we're exploring options. Four days later, Timberland released the proposed plan and it contradicted much of the statements officials had previously said.

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Raymond Council discuss RV stay length; raising utility rates

The hot topic at the December 3 Raymond City Council Meeting ended up being Ordinance 1883 which would changed the rules in the city regarding RV parks and campground use. Currently RV and camp users are allowed to only stay 30 days in a 6-month-period but has been unenforced. The commission has recommended allowing up to 90 days along with stipulations for new parks or campgrounds.

The ordinance was designed to meet the regulations of the Pacific County Health Department Ordinance #5 that provides regulations to safeguard public health for RV parks and campgrounds.

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Winlock terminates contract with city attorneys

Winlock continues to see turmoil as the Winlock City Council clashes with the Mayor of Winlock, Don Bradshaw.

Winlock City Council members called a Special Meeting on December 4, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. On the agenda was a Motion to Terminate Hillier, Scheibmeir and Kelly, PS, attorneys for the City of Winlock. Other items on the agenda was a moratorium on all spending, termination of litigation against Toledo and cancellation of the budget workshop that was scheduled for December 6. Mayor Bradshaw was not in attendance due to a previous meeting.

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FCCLA dine-in dinner at Toledo High School

FCCLA dine-in dinner at Toledo High School

A dine-in dinner was held on December 4 from 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at Toledo High School in the commons, hosted by FCCLA. It was a proclamation for Family and Consumer Science Day, and the event is meant to pull families together for visitation and conversations while enjoying a meal.

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Landon Johnson resigns

The Town Crier received a letter of resignation from Landon Johnson, a member of the Winlock Planning Commission. In the letter he pointed out that it appears as though there are no plans for improvements of the downtown core.

The letter begins with "while I have enjoyed the conversations we have had, and I respect your ability to accomplish a wide variety of vital tasks in short order. I do not agree with the overall direction the City has prescribed."

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Harbor Happenings

Raymond Timberland Library presents Family Storytime, 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, December 13 for children. Encourage literacy skills through art, music, and play for children birth to age 6. For more information call (360) 942-2408.

Special Joint meeting of the Board of County Commissioners of Pacific, Wahkiakum and Cowlitz Counties on Thursday 13 at 9:30 a.m. for a Regional Legislative Meeting in the Pacific County Commissioners Meeting Room, 1216 W. Robert Bush Drive, South Bend.

'Regeneration' a Christ-Centered 12-Step Rcovery program on Friday nights at 7:00 p.m. at 1134 Crescent Street, Raymond. Come join us!

The Raymond Theatre presents the film A Christmas Story at 2:00 p.m. Free Holiday Concert featuring Paul Van Dyck on the Wurlitzer organ from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. prio to the Christmas matinee. Movie tickets only $5.

Raymond Timberland Library presents Graham Cracker Houses, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 15 for children. Make the graham cracker house of your dreams, complete with icing and candy! All supplies will be provided. For more information call (360) 942-2408.

Raymond Timberland Library presents Mix in a Jar: Cocoa, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 18 for all ages. Make cocoa mix in a gift jar - a perfect holiday present- and decorate a card for a loved one. Sponsored by the Friends of the Raymond Timberland Library. For more information call (360) 942-2408.

The Timberland Regional Library Board of Trustees will have a public meeting at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, December 19 at the Timberland Regional Library Administrative Service Center, 415 Tumwater Blvd SW, Tumwater. The public is encouraged to attend. For more information call 1.877.284.6237.

The Pacific County Local Board of Health and Board of Commissioners regular scheduled meetings of Tuesday, December 25 will shift to Friday, December 21 due to the holiday and will continue on an as needed basis until the Board's regular scheduled meetings of January 8, 2019.

'Regeneration' a Christ-Centered 12-Step Recovery program on Friday nights at 7:00 p.m. at 1134 Crescent Street, Raymond. Come join us!

The Raymond Theatre presents the film Elf at 2:00 p.m. Free Holiday Concert featuring Paul Van Dyck on the Wurlitzer organ from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. prio to the Christmas matinee. Movie tickets only $5.

The Raymond Theatre presents the film It's A Wonderful Life at 2:00 p.m. Free Holiday Concert featuring Paul Van Dyck on the Wurlitzer organ from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. prior to the Christmas matinee. Movie tickets only $5.

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