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Fire Destroys Aberdeen Museum, Home to Rare Kurt Cobain Memorabilia

Aberdeen, Washington, known as the hometown of Kurt Cobain, experienced a devastating fire one week ago that obliterated the Aberdeen Museum of History- and with it, artifacts from the late grunge-rock star’s life.

COLLEGEMEDIANETWORK.COM - 2018-06-18 16:40:03

Archivists racing to save records after Aberdeen Museum fire | KXRO News Radio

State archivist Steve Excell says two truckloads of photographs, negatives, and other records were taken to a warehouse near Olympia.

KXRO.COM - 2018-06-18 15:22:41

Gunman in Tumwater Walmart shooting identified

TUMWATER, Wash. — Police identified a 44-year-old man from McCleary, Washington as the suspect in astring of carjackings and a shootingat the Tumwater Walmart.

Q13FOX.COM - 2018-06-18 20:41:46

Police identify suspect fatally shot by civilian at Walmart

TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) — Police have identified a 44-year-old man from McCleary, Washington, as the suspect who was shot and killed after a string of carjackings and a shooting Sunday at a Walmart store in Tumwater.

ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-06-18 23:21:09

Saving Aberdeen's history after the fire

Investigators are still working to determine the cause of fire at the Aberdeen Armory Building last weekend. And now a team of historians is working through the weekend to save what it can. KING 5's Michael Crowe reports.

KING-5 - 2018-06-18 05:21:05

'Hero' customer kills gunman during wild rampage at Tumwater Walmart

Police officers investigate the scene of a deadly shooting at a Walmart store in Tumwater, Wash., Sunday, June 17, 2018. A gunman wounded a few people before being fatally shot by a bystander at the store in... more

SEATTLEPI.COM - 2018-06-18 14:36:35

Multiple people injured in shooting at Tumwater Walmart

Emergency operators confirm there has been a shooting at the Walmart in Tumwater involving multiple victims. Emergency operators confirm there has been a shooting at the Walmart in Tumwater involving multiple victims. While no official details have been released, the incident is happening at the W

KING-5 - 2018-06-18 00:37:00

2 shot in Washington state Walmart parking lot; suspect killed

TUMWATER, Wash. - Police responded to a shooting just after 5:00 p.m. at a Walmart Supercenter in Tumwater, Washington Sunday night. Tumwater is about 65 miles south of Seattle. The Tumwater Police Department says that officers originally responded to a report of a car driving in the wrong directio

KIRO7.COM - 2018-06-18 05:00:43

Fire Destroys Aberdeen Museum of History, Home to Kurt Cobain Exhibit

A fire tore though the Armory Building in Aberdeen, Washington, on Saturday morning, destroying the Aberdeen Museum of History and its dedicated Kurt Cobain exhibit. According toNPR, nobody was inside the building when the fire started at around 9:30 AM, and no injuries have been reported. But it to


Active shooter training available to the public in Aberdeen | KXRO News Radio

According to the district, the Federal Department of Education has “significantly changed the recommended guidelines for schools regarding how schools should prepare, train, and respond to an active shooter situation as of June 2013”.


Archivists racing to save records after Aberdeen fire

WATCH: Aerial images from KOMO's Drone 4 show burned armory building in Aberdeen on Monday, June 11, 2018:


Historical artifacts salvaged after devastating Aberdeen fire

State archivists and volunteers salvaged historical records and artifacts Wednesday days after a fire tore through the historic Aberdeen Armory.Historic records were stored in the basement of the Aberdeen History Museum, which is in the Armory, and were exposed to four feet of water from firefightin


Cause of Aberdeen’s armory fire still unknown, but recovery efforts underway

There’s still no determination of what started the massive fire that destroyed most of Aberdeen’s Armory Building Saturday morning, but city officials have begun investigating and examining its interior.The concrete building that housed the Aberdeen Museum of History, the Coastal Community Action Pr


Seagull causes power outage | KXRO News Radio

The Grays Harbor PUD tells KXRO thatcrews repaired an outage that impacted the areas of Harbor, Summit, Chehalis, and Newall Streets which was caused by an ex-seagull flying into the wires.


What’s Happening for June 16

SaturdayFranz Liszt -- The Man and his Music:As part of the Sanctuary Concert series at First United Methodist Church, local piano virtuoso Wolfgang Wortberg will shares the piano music and story of composer Franz Liszt from 7-8:30 p.m. The church is at 1224 Legion Way SE, Olympia. Free.Thurston Cou


Lindsey Baum’s mother: ‘A monster stole my 10-year-old little girl and murdered her’

MCCLEARY, Wash. -- Melissa Baum spoke to the media Thursday for the first time since investigators linked the discovery of human remains to her daughter, who vanished nearly a decade ago.


Hoquiam fire suspected as arson | KXRO News Radio

Since the house was vacant without power service, fire investigators from the Hoquiam Police Department, Hoquiam Fire Department and Ocean Shores Fire Department processed the scene for evidence.


Post-fire devastation at Aberdeen's Armory Building

Drone video taken by Eric Timmons shows the devastation of the fire that ripped through Aberdeen's Armory Building on Saturday. (Photo by Eric Timmons, Aberdeen, Wash.)


'Years of work have gone away': Community reacts to loss of historic Aberdeen armory

"I was just in agony because I knew of all the priceless stuff that was gone," said museum director and curator David Morris. He was on his way to open the museum, but the fire took off before he got there. He is still waiting to find out what started it and still waiting to find out what survived.


Fleet Park bathrooms get ribbon cutting | KXRO News Radio

The City of Montesano will be officially launching their new Fleet Park bathroom this afternoon.The new park bathroom will receive a ribbon cutting by the city starting at 3pm this afternoon.The project to install the new bathroom faced some opposition during the planning process after the cost was