Keith Thorpe

PHOTO: Hamming it up at Peninsula College

Peninsula College student Alan Lee of Hong Kong, left, gobbles down a full can of Spam as fellow student David Lee of… Continue reading


PHOTO: Drilling in the basics at ROTC competition in Port Angeles

Members of the Port Angeles High School Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps perform in an armed drill for the judges during Saturday’s Northwest Drill… Continue reading


PHOTOS: Volunteers clean up homeless encampment in Port Angeles

Helping Hands member Bruce O’Rourke drags a tent filled with garbage from a litter-strewn homeless encampment next to Tumwater Creek on Saturday.… Continue reading


PHOTO: End of the holiday season

Elijah Hammel of the Port Angeles Parks Department watches as the crown of the downtown Port Angeles Christmas tree falls to the ground after cutting… Continue reading

PHOTO: An honorable family moment in Port Angeles courtroom

Incoming Clallam County Superior Court Judge Brent Basden is helped with his judge’s robe by his children Nathan, 12, Hannah, 15, Daniel, 17, and Emily,… Continue reading

PHOTO: Stark contrast at Port Angeles City Pier

A person climbs the stairs to the top of the observation town at the end of Port Angeles City Pier. The platform… Continue reading

PHOTO: One with the wind at Fort Worden

Nathan Forrest, from Port Angeles, kiteboards along the beach at Fort Worden State Park on Wednesday.… Continue reading

PHOTO: Soup, blankets given to homeless on Christmas Day

Burk Alert, left, and Melissa Allen, both of Port Angeles, hand out the gift of a blanket and a bowl of hot soup to James… Continue reading

PHOTO: ‘Material as Metaphor’ exhibit in Port Angeles

Port Angeles Fine Arts Center docent Laurie Reeve looks up biographical information on artist Caroline Cueva of Lima, Peru, whose work titled… Continue reading

PHOTO: ‘Tis the (soggy) season in Port Angeles

A pedestrian makes his way past statues in the Avenue of the People art exhibit on South Laurel Street on a rainy Tuesday in downtown… Continue reading

PHOTO: A spot of honey at vintage market in Port Angeles

Dana Snell of Port Angeles, left, receives a jar of honey from Meg Depew of Sequim Bee Farm on Friday at the Vintage Market fair… Continue reading

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PHOTO: Fun, education at Feiro field trip

Kristen Neils of Tumwater and her daughter, Kennedy Neils, 6, examine a squid before its dissection as part of a field trip for students of… Continue reading

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Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

PHOTO: Colorful breakfast at Port Angeles Elks Club

Two-year-old Brooklyn Senf entertains herself with crayons and markers with her grandmother, Karen Clark of Port Angeles, during Saturday’s pancake breakfast in the ballroom of… Continue reading

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PHOTO: Baskets sold to raise funds for Port Angeles library programs

Jan Wehner of Port Angeles looks over a selection of gift baskets Saturday at the Port Angeles branch of the North Olympic Library System. Baskets… Continue reading

PHOTO: Old silverware made new again at Port Angeles craft fair

Ford Caulkins, 20 months, is held by his mother, October Caulkins of Sequim, as he examines wind chimes made from old silverware at a vendor… Continue reading

PHOTO: Holiday season begins in Port Angeles

People gather around the Christmas tree at the Conrad Dyar Memorial Fountain in downtown Port Angeles shortly after it was lit Saturday night. The 35-foot… Continue reading

PHOTO: Santa comes to Port Angeles

Santa Claus, portrayed by Bob Bronsink, talks with Asher McDonald, 12, of Port Angeles aboard a Clallam Transit bus after Santa’s arrival by public transportation… Continue reading

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PHOTO: Skating fun in Port Angeles now open

Six-year-old twin sisters Emma Miller, left, and Aubri Miller get help from their mother, Heidi Allencastre of Sequim, with donning ice skates… Continue reading

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Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

PHOTO: Tempting tree takes top price in Port Angeles

The highest-bid Christmas tree, titled “Tempting Essentials for Christmas,” is shown on Saturday after fetching $7,000 during Friday’s Festival of Trees Gala… Continue reading

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Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

PHOTO: Teddy Bear Tea time in Port Angeles

Four-year-old Emmalyn Hanan, 4, enjoys a cupcake with her mother, Krista Hanan of Port Angeles, during Friday’s Teddy Bear Tea, the kickoff… Continue reading

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