Displaying Articles 1 - 25 of 630
Prev - Next
Kayak Day
Kayak Day

People are taking to the water as an early Spring warms up the waters.

more
What are the ramifications of Bill SB-5052?
The symbol of Medical Marijuana outlets may soon be a thing of the past if current legislation continues on the path recently sent by the Washington State Senate. July 1, 2016 is becoming a very important date in the near future.
What are the ramifications of Bill SB-5052?

By SCOT PEARSON

For those who are watching the ever changing environment of the Washington marijuana industry the latest bill introduced by the Washington State Senate Ways and Means Committee, SB-5052 Cannabis Patient Protection, may bring both the recreational and Medical Marijuana industries together, but for some in the business, it may not be the best thing that can happen.

more
Raymond City Council answers to lack of notification

By SCOT PEARSON

Recently selected Fill-in Mayor Jason Dunsmoor was absent for the Feb. 17 Raymond City Council meeting leaving the control of the gavel in the hands of Mayor Pro Tem Vicki Flemetis. All other members of the council and department heads were present.

more
Mayor responds to citizens concerns

SOUTH BEND - The February 23 South Bend City Council meeting agenda looked short and focused, but it would be the Public Comment period that would extend the meeting.

more
Valentine Prom Night brings community together
Andrea Keller is among friends and family during the Valentine Ball and Benefit in her honor. More than 200 people attended and danced the night away and raise over $8,000 for Andrea.
Valentine Prom Night brings community together

The adult prom night held on Valentines Night by friends of Andrea Keller brought a community together to help raise money for a friend in need.

more
Recycling in Raymond on the move
Recycling in Raymond on the move

Need to recycle and can't find a location?

more
Raymond Boil Water Advisory lifted

Residents of the city of Raymond can sit back and enjoy their water once again.

more
Deputies average 1,000 cases per year

SOUTH BEND - The commissioners met Tuesday, February 10 for the bi-monthly Pacific County Commissioner's meeting. To kick the meeting off the commissioners modified the consent agenda by deferring one of the items to a later meeting, and then passing the modified agenda. Here they approved several simple things like the disposal of camera equipment for the assessor's office. Another important item on the consent agenda was the approval of the payroll for 174 employees for January 2015, which was $724,477.

more
Construction planned this year on Rock Crusher Hill
Traffic is flowing through Rock Crusher Hill - still with reduced speed, a permanent fix is scheduled this year at a cost of $7.3 million.
Construction planned this year on Rock Crusher Hill

HIGHWAY 101 - Traffic passing through Rock Crusher Hill has again been opened to allow both lanes to travel simultaneously at the troublesome area at milepost 72.6.

more
South Bend Council appreciates "extra effort" from city crews

By SCOT PEARSON

SOUTH BEND - Well it was more like they talked about trash and the "extra effort" that crews have been providing during the recent uptake with windy weather.

more
PUD takes survey for Net Neutrality

By SCOT PEARSON

The last Public Utility District meeting held Feb. 3, started with the discovery of a missing document (invoice) dated December 2014 for $24,574 payable to Pacific Underwriters for renewal of policy, which will bring he liability pool up from just under $2.5 Million to $3 Million.

more
Raymond under
Raymond under "boil water" advisory

By SCOT PEARSON

The word started getting around via Facebook to advise that people should take caution and boil their drinking water on Sunday, Feb. 8.

more
Drug cases highlight Superior Court

Three people were in Pacific County Superior Court on separate cases involving methamphetamine Friday afternoon.

more
Kayak dock, multi-sport complex discussed at Raymond council meeting

By PATRICK MYERS

The Raymond City Council met Monday, February 2, for the regular city council meeting.

The council quickly called to order and the approved the consent agenda along with the minutes of the previous meeting of January 20.

more
200th Win
200th Win

200th Win


Photo by Larry Bale
South Bend HS Head Girls Basketball Coach Gary Wilson celebrates

more
Two-way traffic restored on US 101

ARTIC - Two-way traffic has been restored at a slide-prone section of US 101 near Artic in Grays Harbor County.

more
Pacific County rekindles Veteran Advisory Board

By PATRICK L. MYERS

and SCOT PEARSON

PACIFIC COUNTY - The Pacific County Commissioners are taking steps to rekindle assistance for indigent military veterans in Pacific County.

more
Pedrazzetti guilty on five counts

David Henry Pedrazzetti, 35, of Raymond entered guilty pleas to first degree burglary, felony violation of a no-contact order, second degree possession of stolen property, possession of methamphetamine, and second trafficking in stolen property, stemming from an October 4, 2014 Raymond burglary.

more
Road Haul Agreements and Permits passed by County

By PATRICK L. MYERS

SOUTH BEND - The Pacific County Commissioners met Tuesday morning, January 27 firstly to approve the regular meeting minutes of the last Board of Health meeting. After the minutes were approved, the Board of Health meeting was closed to open the commissioner's meeting.

more
South Bend City Council has short agenda

By SCOT PEARSON

SOUTH BEND - At the latest South Bend City Council meeting, Jan. 26, the scheduled agenda had one agenda item outside of the normal city council permanents that are utilized for the forum.

more
Face-lift for local office building

By SCOT PEARSON

If you have not seen it, you will start to notice the clean up and refurbishing at the old H & R Block office building along Highway 101.

more
Chicken pox confirmed at Raymond, South Bend school districts

Both Raymond and South Bend school districts have been confirmed to have students with cases of Varicella, or chickenpox.

more
SBHS Winter Homecoming Court
SBHS Winter Homecoming Court

The 2015 SBHS Winter Homecoming Court was crowned during halftime of the Boys varsity game January 24th at the resurrected Koplitz Field House. From left to right are Princess Kate Ogren, Prince Josiah Markwell, Princess Allie Williams, Prince Austin Lewis, Queen Savannah Burbank, King A.J. Sanchez, Princess Taci Madsen, and Prince R.J. King.

more
The Rest of the story - South Bend City Council

By SCOT PEARSON

SOUTH BEND - Last issue we cut short the January 12 South Bend City Council meeting due to the fact of the overwhelming discussion of the recent high water that hit the area.

more
PUD gets COLA increase

By SCOT PEARSON

For many years the Public Utility District #2 based in Raymond and serving Pacific County has been running behind and is starting to catch up with other PUD's in the state.

more
Displaying Articles 1 - 25 of 630
Prev - Next
Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software