Seaview- A change in how Washington State Republicans allocate votes for the 2016 Presidential Nominee means local Republicans will not be voting for their choice of President at the February 20th Caucuses. Instead the primary vote on May 24 will determine who the delegates elected to the national convention will support.
At 4:27 pm on January 30, the Washington State Patrol responded to a two vehicle collision that took place at mile post 22 on State Route 6. This is about 22 miles east of Raymond.
The Grays Harbor Herald had the honor of being invited to the capital to shadow Representative Rossetti as he went about his day, giving insight into the daily life of a Washington Lawmaker. When I arrived at the Capital at 8am, I was told to go to a landmark sun dial that sat behind the Legislative Building. From there I met Rosetti and was taken into one of the buildings, and I followed Rep. Rossetti into a committee meeting room, where the Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee had been conducting a meeting.
The Raymond City Council met at 6pm the night of Monday, January 1 for their regular twice monthly meeting. Head of Department Police Chief Spoor was missing from the meeting, as well as Public Works Director Dean Parsons. The council dealt with the regular business by approving the agenda for the current meeting as well as the minutes from the previous meeting. After the council dealt with the minutes from the previous meeting it was time in the meeting to hear from the public.
Razor clam diggers can look forward to more than a month of razor clam digging opportunities at Long Beach on the Washington coast.
A 55-year old male was rescued from the river near Ilwaco on Sunday, January 17, and had been found clinging to his kayak in Baker Bay near Ilwaco. The MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from the Coast Guard Air Station in Astoria was able to hoist the kayaker out of the water after locating him in the bay around 8pm, and the man was safely transported to waiting emergency medical service personnel at the air station.