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Ocean Shores Fire Department photo: A neighbor shot this photo of the house fire last Thursday on Bass Avenue in Ocean Shores.

NCN-911: Update on Bass Ave. fire, police logs

Jan 14, 2015 1:31pm

An elderly man and woman escaped a fire that destroyed a two-story home in the 300 block of Bass Avenue Northeast Thursday morning Jan. 8.

The Ocean Shore Fire Department responded to the...

Foundation establishes fund, committee for flood relief

Jan 14, 2015 1:22pm

The Grays Harbor Community Foundation has established a new fund and an ad-hoc committee to help fund the administration of relief efforts for the recent storm damage.

In addition, the...

City of Ocean Shores Photo: Magellan Avenue is closed in Ocean Shores because of a flooded culvert and damage from recent heavy rainfall.

City declares emergency caused by recent storms

Updated: Jan 11, 2015 3:41pm

Ocean Shores has joined other cities and communities in Grays Harbor County by declaring an emergency disaster in the wake of this past week’s flooding and storm damage.

Mayor Crystal...

North Coast News: The Ocean Shores Fire Marshal was looking through the rubble of a fire Thursday morning that destroyed this two-story house in the 300 block of Bass Avenue.

Fire destroys Bass Ave. home, couple escapes

Updated: Jan 09, 2015 12:08pm

An elderly man and woman escaped a fire that destroyed a two-story home in the 300 block of Bass Avenue Northeast Thursday morning.

The Ocean Shore Fire Department responded to the house...

County Shoreline Program public workshop Saturday

Jan 07, 2015 8:25pm

How should the Grays Harbor County Shoreline Master Program manage the development of homes along rural rivers and ocean beaches? Citizens will have the opportunity to speak their mind about this...

City Council weighs taxing budget options for 2015

Jan 07, 2015 8:23pm

A possible increase in the EMS property tax levy, a local sales tax increase, along with other potential increases in fees emerged as the most likely paths the Ocean Shores City Council could take...

Wet end to 2014 as year-end rain totals swell

Jan 07, 2015 8:21pm

December proved to be another 10-inch rain month in Ocean Shores, closing out the year with a combined 12-month total of 69.49 inches of rain in 2014.

That was more than 20 inches above the...

Angelo Bruscas/North Coast News: Storm flooding created a lake around the Ocean Shores/North Beach Senior Center on Ocean Shores Blvd., seeping into the building. Sand bags were only placed after the fact.

Harbor hit hard by flooding, landslides

Updated: Jan 05, 2015 9:21pm

Widespread flooding from Moclips to downtown Aberdeen, with landslides blocking State Route 12 and U.S. Highway 101 in all directions, made travel to and from the North Beach nearly impossible...

Kelly Calhoun photo: Flooding on the Moclips River made driving into the lower part of town impossible and cut off State Route 109 travel to Taholah.

Flooding, landslides hit area hard; QIN declares emergency

Updated: Jan 06, 2015 1:11pm

Flooding from Moclips to downtown Aberdeen, with landslides blocking State Route 12 and U.S. Highway 101 in all directions, made travel to and from the North Beach nearly impossible Monday and...

Washington State Parks Department: The state is considering new rules that would allow wind-powered vehicles on state beaches.

State may allow wind-powered vehicles on beaches

Jan 05, 2015 11:25am

The state Parks and Recreation Commission is considering whether wind-powered vehicles should be allowed on ocean beaches.

“Based on requests from recreational users, we are considering...