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Coast Chronicles: 
Making paper at the Sou’wester
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Coast Chronicles: Making paper at the Sou’wester

It was advertised thus: “Hand papermaking with Ivy and Joel Ricci — In our two-day workshop, you will learn about sheet forming, sizing, adding inclusions such as flower petals or coffee chaff, watermarks, papermaking history, and...

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Animal Shelter Report 
Wonderful kitty sale for Adopt a Cat Month
Animal Shelter Report Wonderful kitty sale for Adopt a Cat Month

June is National Adopt a Cat Month and we are celebrating by having a great sale on our adult kitties.

In shelters during kitten season, it can be hard for the adult cats wanting loving homes to compete with the cute kittens, but there can be...

Coast Chronicles: 
Summer reads by beach or bay
Coast Chronicles: Summer reads by beach or bay

Is there ever a season when reading isn’t pleasurable? I think not. We all know winter is the classic time to cuddle up by the fire with a good book, but what about the joys of a kick-back summer in the hammock? Tuck under the apple tree for...

Guest Column: 
Village Club moving on many fronts
Guest Column: Village Club moving on many fronts

The recently reinvigorated Village Club centered in Ocean Park is continuing its impressive roster of improvement activities. For our guest column this week, this is an overview of all that came up at the club’s May 10 meeting, which 50...

Elementary, my dear…
Did you take your bath? It’s marrying season!
Elementary, my dear… Did you take your bath? It’s marrying season!
June Weddings & Traditions
Coast Chronicles: 
Summertime and the livin’ is easy
Coast Chronicles: Summertime and the livin’ is easy

It’s summer! The trees are awake and we’re all in summer mode — meaning visitors are arriving and we need to clean the house; wash sheets and change the beds; water the garden; get the dog trimmed; find everybody’s shorts...

Editor’s Notebook: 
Oyster union made this coast stronger
Editor’s Notebook: Oyster union made this coast stronger
Whatever happened to the labor movement on Willapa Bay?
Coast Chronicles: 
‘Stepping Up’ for Pacific County
Coast Chronicles: ‘Stepping Up’ for Pacific County

Recidivism is a $100 word that means relapse into crime. It’s most commonly used to refer to someone who has been in jail, is released, and then commits another crime and finds himself or herself back in jail. In other words, it’s...

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