Jesse Major

Clallam, Jefferson see voter turnout boost in primary with prepaid postage

Clallam and Jefferson counties each saw a significant increase in voter turnout during the August primary — the first election in which… Continue reading

PHOTO: Timely toss for Strait Slice in Port Angeles

Scott Sullivan, owner of The Strait Slice Pizza Co., tosses pizza dough in the dining area of his downtown Port Angeles pizzeria Thursday. Time Magazine… Continue reading

OMC faces massive cut in Medicare reimbursements

Olympic Medical Center is urging people to comment on a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services proposal that would significantly cut reimbursements… Continue reading

Small earthquake gives Peninsula light shake

A small earthquake north of Sequim lightly shook the North Olympic Peninsula early Sunday morning. The 3.3 magnitude earthquake happened at about… Continue reading

Man arrested after stolen Yukon is pulled over in Port Angeles traffic stop

A 34-year-old Port Angeles man remained jailed Sunday after a deputy stopped him for speeding in a school zone while allegedly driving… Continue reading

Port Townsend/Coupeville ferry runs halted by stuck rudder

The Port Townsend/Coupeville ferry was out of commission Sunday afternoon after the MV Salish bumped the bottom of Keystone Harbor. The ferry… Continue reading

9/11 ceremony planned in Port Angeles

A formal ceremony honoring first responders and the lives lost during the 9/11 terrorist attacks is set for noon Tuesday at the… Continue reading

Port Angeles man found dead at foot of cliff

A 74-year-old Port Angeles man is dead after apparently falling down a bluff behind his home on Island View Road. The Clallam… Continue reading

Forks cedar shake mill burns in morning blaze

A cedar shake mill south of Forks was destroyed as a blaze ripped through the building Wednesday morning. A passerby reported the… Continue reading

Dead elk spark poaching probe in Brinnon

State Department of Fish and Wildlife agents are involved in a poaching investigation after two bull elk were killed, with one left to… Continue reading

Clallam officials to discuss criminal justice contract in closed-door meeting

Officials from Clallam County, and Sequim and Port Angeles city governments will conduct a closed-door meeting today as they look for a… Continue reading

World Suicide Prevention Day event planned in Port Angeles

A community gathering to spread suicide awareness is planned for World Suicide Prevention Day in Port Angeles next week. The gathering, which… Continue reading

Speakers tell of experiences with illegal drugs at Port Angeles rally

Many who speak at the annual International Overdose Awareness Day walk in Port Angeles typically start by introducing themselves as recovering addicts.… Continue reading

Hutchison criticizes Cantwell during campaign fundraising visit to Port Angeles

Susan Hutchison, the Republican candidate seeking to unseat three-term U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, visited Port Angeles this week and sharply criticized her… Continue reading

Newlywed couple homeless after blaze near Port Angeles

A newlywed couple is now homeless after their home east of Port Angeles caught fire while they were both at work Tuesday… Continue reading

Port Angeles man jailed after pursuit, crash into police car, authorities say

Police on Tuesday arrested a Port Angeles man they said led law enforcement on a high-speed pursuit that involved him crashing into… Continue reading

Live music, food featured at Port Angeles waterfront festival

Jammin’ in the Park will return to Waterfront Park at West Railroad Avenue and North Oak Street in Port Angeles on Saturday… Continue reading

Felony charges filed after high-speed pursuit

A Port Angeles man accused of leading police on a pursuit, ramming into a police vehicle, driving 70 mph against oncoming traffic… Continue reading

Organizers prepare for Overdose Awareness Walk on Friday

Port Angeles Citizen Action Network and The Answer For Youth will host the fourth annual Overdose Awareness Walk in Port Angeles on… Continue reading

Remains found in Olympic National Park identified as missing hiker

Human remains discovered in a remote area of Olympic National Park over the weekend have been confirmed to be those of… Continue reading