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Columbia River smelt in trouble; little is seen as possible to do about it

COLUMBIA RIVER — Eulachon, a forage fish that spends 95 percent of its life in the ocean,...

Pacific, Wahkiakum businesses eligible for drought-related disaster loans
Campfires to be allowed in approved fire-pits on the west side over Labor Day
Helping ‘distressed boater’ turns into hybrid land/water pursuit


Birds at rest: Rehabilitation center nurses animals back to health
Rehabilitation center nurses animals back to health
Paddle Willapa: Raymond teen rents kayaks for bay adventures
Anglers can keep hatchery and wild coho in ocean marine areas starting Friday
Fish & Feathers: Check for smoke before heading east


Writer’s Notebook: Rejoicing in the return of rain to the Willapa Hills
It could rain 100 days in a row here — it often does — yet it can be different each...
Elementary, my dear: Oysterville — Pacific County asset or liability?
Coast Chronicles: Science Academy takes off in first year
Letters of Thanks


Obituary: Fernan Cardenas
Obituary: Fernan Cardenas
Obituary: Jim Cooper
Obituary: Frank Dunn
Obituary: Dr. Jessop “Jay” McDonnell