Oysterville Daybook Archives

Kuzzin Kris and Cuzzin Ralph Weigh In

Kuzzin Kris and Cuzzin Ralph Weigh In

Why was I not surprised?  Interestingly (but not at all surprisingly), the only folks to weigh in on Saturday's Daybook entry concerning the Shoalwater Bay Yacht Club were Kuzzin Kris and Cuzzin Ralph. Perhaps they, both being connected to the...

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YAY!  Let’s hear it for Ilwaco!

YAY! Let’s hear it for Ilwaco!

Now those are words I don't get to say very often!  "Poor old Ilwaco" is a more likely commentary.  When I was a kid in the thirties and forties, Ilwaco was considered the only "real town" on the Peninsula.  It's where you went to conduct business...

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Do I need to give up on the C.O. too?

Do I need to give up on the C.O. too?

I'm beginning to think I want to be an ostrich when I grow up.  There is something to be said for sticking your head in the sand when the going gets tough.  Actually, I guess I did do that to some extent twenty some years ago when I retired and...

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I probably didn’t read carefully enough…

I probably didn’t read carefully enough…

...but I don't think I saw the words "kids" or "learning" or even "students" or "education" when I read that front page article in today's Observer, Citizen group endorses $90M+ school bond.  The entire report seemed to be about public dollars and...

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Late Breaking News…

Late Breaking News…

Pacific County's first newspaper was established in Oysterville in 1883 -- nineteen newsworthy years after Oysterville was founded by R.H. Espy and I.A. Clark.  A lot happened during those nineteen years --  the development of a thriving oyster...

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Matt has outdone himself once again!

Matt has outdone himself once again!

Often on Wednesday mornings early  -- right up there with pouring my first cup of coffee -- I take a quick look at the Chinook Observer online.  I'm much too impatient to wait until the post office opens to get my hard copy of the local news,...

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