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  1. Wayne Ernest FanslerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    ... preceded him in death in 2015. Wayne is survived by daughters Carol Burbank of Tucson, AZ, Karen (George) Yeager of Westport, WA, and son Gary (Sue) of Quincy, Il; 4 grand-children and two great grandchildren. He was a teacher and coach at Fairland, ...

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  2. WDFW to host meeting on options for 2019 halibut seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2018 | Daily World

    ... the Pacific Fishery Management Council (PFMC) for recreational fisheries in Marine Areas 1 (Columbia River) and 2 (Westport) for 2019. WDFW will consider public comments received on those options in developing recommendations to the PFMC before the ...

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  3. Good Neighbor DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2018 | Westport Now

    Jeff Wieser , president of Homes With Hope, and Scott Tiefenthaler, owner of Westport Wash & Wax, 701 Post Road East, today greet Southport resident Kristin Hathaway and her son, Griffin, 3, in appreciation for their patronage of the car wash which donates all today's proceeds to Homes with Hope. It is the 18th consecutive year that the car wash sponsored Good Neighbor Day.

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  4. WA: Transit Board Agrees to Support Ferry Between Ocean Shores and WestportRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2018 | Mass Transit

    Aug. 30--On Tuesday, the Grays Harbor Transit Board signed an agreement with Westport and Ocean Shores to work on a plan to create a foot-passenger ferry that would travel between the two coastal cities. The transit board unanimously approved the inter-local agreement, which proposes "jointly developing an economically feasible plan to create a ferry system" with "regularly scheduled, dependable, frequent passenger ferry travel" between the cities.

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  5. In 1993, Grays Harbor attractions received lots of publicityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | Daily World

    ... from the Grays Harbor Historical Seaport, picked and ate oysters at Brady's Oysters, went whale-watching from Westport, caught the shorebirds show at Bowerman Basin, toured Hoquiam's Castle, the Lytle House and the Cooney mansion, lunched at Lake ...

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  6. In 1993, Price Plus remodel included deli and drive up espresso windowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | Daily World

    ... to town. After a quick tour of the $1.5 million investment in his 352nd supermarket, the avid fisherman headed for Westport to take a salmon charter. In 1983, Bob Stewart converted the Albertson's store to Price Plus Warehouse Foods, and he is on ...

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  7. In 1943, Harbor fishermen landed 95 tons of tunaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2018 | Daily World

    Harbor fishermen are sharing in the tuna bonanza off the Washington and Oregon coasts, buyers said, with some 95 tons delivered in Aberdeen, Hoquiam and at Westport during the past several days. The Harbor fishing fleet today was off the coast on another foray which is expected to swell the season catch.

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  8. Jerry D. Wolfe March 14, 1934 a " July 6, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | Daily World

    Surrounded by family and friends, Jerry D. Wolfe, 84, passed away after a brief struggle with cancer on July 6, 2018, at the Ray Hickey Hospice House in Vancouver, Wash. Born in Westport, Wash., to Joe and Sarah Hasbrouck, Jerry, the youngest of 11 children, was raised in Cosmopolis, Wash.

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  9. Motorist, 85, hospitalized after he allegedly failed to yield to trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2018 | The Olympian

    ... woman in the other vehicle was not injured. About 4 p.m. Saturday, the man was southbound on state Route 105, near Westport, when he stopped to turn left onto Oyster Place. Meanwhile, the Aberdeen woman was northbound on state Route 105 when the ...

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  10. RHS cheer gets makeover under new head coach Julie OtleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | The News-Review

    ... School for eight years. She was a cheerleader in junior high and high school at Ocasta Junior/Senior High School in Westport, Washington. "I have a different vision of cheerleading so we're changing, but we are keeping some of the traditions," Otley ...

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  11. Grieving Mother Orca Finally Drops Dead Calf After Carrying Corpse for 17 DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | Slate Magazine

    A female killer whale and her newborn calf are seen February 26, 2015 in this handout photo provided by NOAA in Grays Harbor near Westport, Washington. A grieving orca whale that made headlines around the world for carrying the corpse of her dead calf for more than two weeks has finally released it, ending what scientists referred to as " a tour of grief ."

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  12. In 1943, a Wacs is no place for a sissiea said Wac CosperRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | Daily World

    Gorman Fox, Westport fisherman, was stricken with infantile paralysis three years ago, he sold his fishing vessel and equipment and was resigned to becoming a landlubber for the rest of his days. This week, he will rejoin the fishing fleet in a trim, new craft of his own design, now being rigged at the Wise Machine Works dock in Hoquiam.

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  13. Man takes seal pup into hotel room in Ocean Shores; pup is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... haven't been as lucky; a pup had to be euthanized after someone used a shopping bag to carry it off a beach in Westport two years ago. Last summer people crowded around a pup in Edmonds until Seal Sitters - volunteers trained to monitor the ...

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  14. Angler establishes redbanded rockfish Washington record - Tue, 07 Aug 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    John Sly caught a 7.54-pound redbanded rockfish while jigging with bait out of Westport, Washington, on June 21, according to a Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife news release.

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  15. In 1968, Morgan Street a neighborhood cluba held paint partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | Daily World

    ... Maria, both of Seattle, delivered 15,000 pounds of tuna to the Paragon company in Hoquiam while Ed Kaakinen of Westport said two small boats unloaded about 1,000 pounds apiece at his dock. The accident occurred while Phillips was working in the ...

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  16. In 1968, Doca s Girls completed unbeaten season in Aberdeen summer softballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | Daily World

    ... head into coolers and her hands into burlap sacks full of dead fish. Richter is one of four Fisheries inspectors at Westport. They count anglers and the fish they catch, attempting to determine how close Westport is to the quota limits that ...

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  17. Summer Solstice State Records Reported in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | California Game and Fish

    ... a 7.54-pound redband rockfish to fill the previously vacant record. He caught the fish while jigging bait out of Westport, Wash. Hale caught the 5.93-pound record while drift fishing with bait out of Neah Bay, beating Art Tachell;s previous record ...

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  18. Shoalwater Bay tribe offers gratitude for tsunami tower funding - Wed, 25 Jul 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... structure of its type built in the nation; the first was built just a few years ago at the Ocosta school south of Westport. The Tokeland tower will be built to withstand a Cascadia Subduction Zone event, which is a magnitude-9 earthquake or above ...

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  19. More than 10,000 motorcycles expected to roar into Westport, Ocean Shores this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2018 | Daily World

    ... Expo. The roar of motorcycles will permeate the ocean air as the annual Bikers at the Beach rally takes over both Westport and Ocean Shores starting Friday. "This is the second year we are including Westport," said event coordinator Dennis Irby. "We ...

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  20. Tiny shrimp poses big threat to oyster growersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | The Olympian

    To explain the impact of a tiny troublemaker on his business, Markham Oysters owner Dave Hollingsworth walks out across the mudflats along the South Bay of Grays Harbor, not far from the airport in Westport. The ground is littered with clam shells, oyster shells and holes, indicating the presence of burrowing shrimp.

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