Courthouse shooting leads top stories of 2012
The last year on the Twin Harbors has been rocky, but 2012 also brought stories of renewal and triumph to our gritty communities.
An attack at the County Courthouse stunned us all, as did Montesano’s storybook — and literal — rise from the ashes to win a state football title. While unemployment remained at historically high levels, mills like Harbor Paper and Hoquiam Plywood re-opened, signaling a light at the end of the economic tunnel. Some economic possibilities brought controversy — namely talk of coal and oil exporting at the Port of Grays Harbor.