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SOUTH BEND — After spending months learning the arcane details of how sewage is cleaned well enough to be discharged, the defense lawyer representing former Ilwaco wastewater treatment plant manager Warren Hazen concluded his client wasn’t just “not guilty,” he was actually innocent of the c…

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CHINOOK — The Chinook Indian Nation held its First Salmon Ceremony on June 14, carrying on a longtime tradition of marking the return of the salmon.

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ILWACO — A Peninsula resident is facing life in prison after threatening two adults who came to visit his girlfriend.

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Benson Beach in Cape Disappointment State Park, photographed June 16, 2019. Saltwater continues killing trees along the western edge of the park’s campsite area, while the angle of the beach a…

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Dick Wallace helped lead ceremonies Friday afternoon at the Long Beach Elks Lodge in observance of Flag Day, which included the dignified retirement of some flags that had served their time.

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Marcene Miller, who also owns the Subway restaurant along Pacific Ave. in Long Beach, has relished her hands-on role in readying the space, particularly the preparation of the hotel side, whic…

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At the Helm Hotel has nine rooms with rates ranging from $250 to $350 per night.

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A nautical theme is intertwined throughout, from rooms named after fishing vessels to reclaimed lumber rafters from former Astoria canneries.

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Ilwaco Port Manager Guy Glenn stood with Coho Charters & Motel owner Butch Smith as they admired the transformation as well as historical photos of the port and surrounding area hanging on…

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The Waterline Pub was a popular gathering space during an open house held Monday, June 10.

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On May 31 the Pacific County Sheriff’s Office said goodbye to Deputy Rick Goodwin as he retired after 21 dedicated years of service to the citizens of Pacific County. “Deputy Goodwin was a fix…

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ILWACO — Intermittent rain could not dampen the enthusiasm of art lovers from all over the region who wrapped up warmly to savor Ilwaco’s burgeoning gallery scene Friday.

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SOUTH BEND — Tsunami and earthquake experts will be in Pacific County June 19 for presentations and discussions with the Pacific County Emergency Management Agency regarding newly drafted tsun…

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The following individuals were booked into Pacific County Jail for the charges shown:

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ROSBURG — In 1923, the roaring 20s were gathering momentum in lavish over-spending and over-production that would lead to the Wall Street crash of Oct. 29, 1929 and the decade-long Great Depre…

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ILWACO — Have you been wanting to finish that high school diploma? Need to brush up on your math skills? Need your high school equivalency for that promotion at work?

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ILWACO — Sue Anderson saw a lot in her 30 years with Ocean Beach School District. She watched some of the nation’s biggest historical moments alongside her students and fellow teachers.

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On May 28 at 9:50 a.m. on Spring Street in Ilwaco, a suspicious package was reported. The package was an old, empty suitcase, which was thrown away.