Pacific County Newswire

Pacific County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pacific County, WA.

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  1. Goelz is the right choiceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    Doug has been fair and balanced as a District Court Judge and we feel that he will make an excellent Superior Court Judge. His knowledge of the law and how he conducts himself in the courtroom shows that he will be an asset to the highest judicial seat in Wahkiakum and Pacific counties.

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  2. Retreat Or Fight? Erosion Chews Away Southwest Washington CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 26 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... old. So I don't know which one is going first. It don't make much difference. I'm not worried about it." Pacific County Commissioner Lisa Ayers has observed reactions like that and more, everything from hopelessness and doom to people full of fight ...

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  3. Infrastructure, security occupy PUD boardRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 21 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... a remodel that would "clarify the customer service area." Poles are being set for the intertie project with Pacific County, but completion may be held up by the shift in the weather. Tramblie believes it is unlikely the last section of underground ...

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  4. Coastal Washington tribe wins prize for improving healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribe located near Tokeland in Pacific County received the Culture of Health award from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation last week. The foundation honored the tribe for its work in opening a Wellness Center to provide medical, dental and mental health services for tribal members and others.

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  5. PUD commissioners plan budgets for 2017Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 7 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... on the Westend." Tramblie also reported that some progress had been made on the intertie project with Pacific County. The crew will begin to set poles along the highway soon. He doesn't expect the underground portion will be completed by November as ...

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  6. Recount called for in 5-county Legislative District 19 raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2016 | The Olympian

    The latest ballot counts in the race for state Legislative District 19 Position 1 have Democrat Teresa Purcell leading incumbent Democrat Rep. J.D. Rossetti by a mere 50 votes - a margin small enough to require a recount. Purcell received 6,411 votes and Rossetti obtained 6,361 votes as of last week's count.

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  7. Olympians Hiking Club members will leave the DSHS parking lot at 9...Read the original story

    Aug 18, 2016 | Daily World

    Olympians Hiking Club members will leave the DSHS parking lot at 9 a.m. Saturday for a hike up Grisdale hill. Olympians Hiking Club members will leave the DSHS parking lot at 9 a.m. Saturday for a hike up Grisdale hill.

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  8. N/GRV School Board NotesRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2016 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... of Istvan Matej, bus driver and groundskeeper. A contract for school nursing services was approved with Pacific County as well as supplemental contracts with staff for the 2016-17 school year. The Board and Superintendent's goals were adopted for ...

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  9. Ruth Woo, community leader, dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... Mary Yu. Woo is survived by her daughters, Teresa Yoneyama, of Seattle, and Janice Yoneyama, of Long Beach, Pacific County. A friend of the family said there will be no service, in accordance with Woo's wishes. "There hasn't been a more influential ...

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  10. Surviving a tsunami in Chile, Japan or Long BeachRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2016 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    On July 21 at 7 p.m., the Pacific County Emergency Management Agency will host "Sobreviviendo a tsunamis en Chile, Japon y Long Beach" an hour long presentation about recent tsunami events in Chile and Japan, as well as how to survive a similar event on the Long Beach Peninsula. This presentation will be held at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Seaview.

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  11. Story Lead ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | The Columbian

    Steven Charles Orr of Rochester has set a new record for the largest black rockfish caught in Washington state waters. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has verified the 10.72-pound fish that measured 26.15 inches and was caught May 15 near Ilwaco, Pacific County, while Orr was bait fishing with herring.

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  12. Peninsula groups work for beach-friendly FourthRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... onal materials, increase staff hours on the beach during the holiday weekend and help with cleanup costs. The Pacific County Sheriff's Office and Department of Fish and Wildlife enforcement are putting resources into the effort as well.

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  13. Willapa Hills Trail Fat Tire Ride & Festival celebrates trail upgradesRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | Biking Bis

    ... to the trail in Lewis County, which should be complete in 2017. Renovation of the other half of the trail in Pacific County will begin when funding is secured.

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  14. Scenic stretch of Willapa Hills Trail in SE Washington state reopensRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | Biking Bis

    ... its trail work in Lewis County should be done soon. The commission will begin seeking funding to complete the Pacific County trail next.

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  15. Pacific County Emergency Management Agency to participate in Cascadia RisingRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    The Pacific County Emergency Management Agency has a long history of advocating for individual and community preparedness and endeavoring to educate the residents of Pacific County on how to prepare for a major disaster such as, a Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake and subsequent tsunami. In June, PCEMA will participate in a Functional Exercise to gauge the agency's level of preparedness and its ability to support a response to such an event.

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  16. Focus: 18th Finnish American Folk Festival starts July 29Read the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... the generous supporters who make this festival possible: $5000 anonymous donation, $2000 anonymous donation, Pacific County Lodging Tax Grant, Bank of the Pacific, Mike Swanson Realty, American Legion Post No. 111, Columbia Pacific Chapter Finlandia ...

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  17. PUD dealing with costs of projectsRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... year. Tramblie said that he had already approached the county about the matter. The intertie project with Pacific County has turned out to be more expensive than initially believed and Tramblie would like to be certain that the PUD has the funds ...

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  18. Healthcare Career Symposium set for May 19Read the original story

    May 11, 2016 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    The Western Washington Area Health Education Center has announced the 2016 Western Washington AHEC Healthcare Careers Symposium will be held May 19 at the Columbia Education Center - Grays Harbor Community College from 7:45 a.m., to 4 p.m. This event will be a hands on opportunity for high school aged students from Pacific county to explore healthcare careers directly from healthcare professionals in the community.

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  19. Gary Howell promoted to undersheriffRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... and experience would have focused on military personnel. After the Coast Guard, he worked as a reserve for Pacific County for six years. He spent six more years working for the Shoalwater Tribal Police. A friendship with former Sheriff Jon Dearmore ...

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  20. Track & FieldRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    The Wahkiakum Mules track and field team traveled to Ilwaco to compete in the Pacific County Invite along with seven other 1B and 2B teams on Tuesday. Ryan Quigley led the boys, placing in three individual events and on one relay team.

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