Jesse Major

Port Angeles man accused of giving chase to trooper sentenced

A Port Angeles man accused of chasing a State Patrol trooper who gave him a traffic ticket last year pleaded guilty Wednesday… Continue reading


Clallam County Board of Health hears details about housing crisis

The Clallam County Board of Health heard Tuesday that there is still much to be done to address the North Olympic Peninsula’s… Continue reading


Port Angeles police investigate wrecks

Port Angeles police investigated two wrecks in Port Angeles on Monday, both of which involved drivers who lacked insurance, police said. The… Continue reading


Advocate looks to make Clallam County an official Coast Guard Community

Clallam County could be designated as an official Coast Guard Community if Alan Barnard gets his way. Barnard, who has been preparing… Continue reading

Mark Nichols

Clallam prosecuting attorney seeks delay in his trial

Clallam County Prosecuting Attorney Mark Nichols has asked a federal judge to delay his trial over sexual harassment allegations in part because he… Continue reading

Mark Nichols

Boy accidentally run over near Chimacum in stable condition

A 2½-year-old boy accidentally run over by his father Sunday was released from Harborview Medical Center’s emergency room and is in stable condition,… Continue reading

Jefferson PUD employee identified after death in single-vehicle wreck

The State Patrol has identified the Jefferson County Public Utility District employee who died Monday morning following a one-vehicle wreck on state… Continue reading

Meeting with federal officials focuses on Elwha Water Facility impasse

Port Angeles city officials sat down with decision makers in the Department of the Interior and National Park Service for the first time… Continue reading

Officials: Port Angeles School District needs to reduce budget

Port Angeles School District officials concerned about going over budget this year and reduced income from local taxes next year said the… Continue reading

Sheriff’s office: Toddler accidentally run over in Chimacum

The 2½-year-old boy was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

Lawsuit holds up bed and breakfast regs in Clallam

A lawsuit against Clallam County and its elected community development director is stalling progress on addressing bed and breakfast regulations in the… Continue reading

Comment period extended for tribe’s oyster farm plans in Dungeness refuge

The Clallam County Hearing Examiner has extended the comment period for the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe’s plans to re-establish an oyster farm within… Continue reading

Clallam elected officials consider raise

Clallam County’s non-judicial elected officials are looking to restructure their positions’ salaries to be based on a percentage of what a Superior… Continue reading

Super Saver Foods preparing for grand opening in Port Angeles

Crews are stocking Super Saver Foods shelves with groceries and other products as the store in the former Hagen and Albertsons site… Continue reading

State Rep. Tharinger told of ‘unintended consequences’ affecting counties

Clallam County Commissioner Randy Johnson told state Rep. Steve Tharinger the state needs to consider how its decisions affects counties and local… Continue reading

Olympic, Rainier national parks to use donation for improved dispatch system

With the help of a $1 million donation from the estate of Bette Wallace, Olympic National Park and Mount Rainier National… Continue reading

Jones, commissioners talk of search for county administrator

Since Clallam County Administrator Jim Jones announced his retirement, he has received plenty of emails from agencies trying to recruit him for… Continue reading

Clallam official: Get ahead of Ecology on ‘Hirst Fix’

The so-called “Hirst Fix” passed by the state Legislature earlier this year largely doesn’t affect Clallam County water basins yet, the county’s… Continue reading

Chapman rails at House GOP, takes issue with leaders who visited area recently

Rep. Mike Chapman on Tuesday fired back at state House Republican leaders who visited Port Angeles last week. “Don’t come into my… Continue reading

Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe aims to re-establish oyster farm in Dungeness refuge

The Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe seeks to re-establish an oyster farm in Dungeness Bay and will have its proposal heard by the Clallam County… Continue reading