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PHOTO: Finding a little gem at annual Rock, Gem & Jewelry show in Port Angeles

Grace Kendall of Port Angeles, left, takes a cellphone photo of her son, Max, 12, as he wears a chain maille head covering created by… Continue reading


PHOTO: Clallam County Home and Lifestyle Show

The 37th annual Clallam County Home and Lifestyle Show at Port Angeles High School continues today, Sunday, March 17. The free event, organized by KONP… Continue reading


PHOTO: Volunteers tackle ivy in downtown Port Angeles

Volunteers wrangled ivy as part of a work party to remove English ivy on Saturday around the zig-zag pedestrian ramp at Oak Street in downtown… Continue reading


PHOTO: A shining moment in the sun on the North Olympic Peninsula

Kirk Peterson of Port Angeles, center, holds the hand of his great-granddaughter, Ella Holland, 2½, as his granddaughter, Sheena Peterson of Port Angeles, right, takes… Continue reading

PHOTO: Lift and a tuck: Port Townsend hotel gets a makeover

The Belmont, a hotel at 925 Water St. in Port Townsend, is undergoing a complete makeover inside and out. Scaffolding will be… Continue reading

PHOTOS: A day of play brings out Port Angeles families

Kidsfest 2019 event, hosted by the Port Angeles Kiwanis Club and Lutheran Community Services NW, featured a variety of activities and resources for parents and… Continue reading

PHOTO: Port Angeles event connects homeless with services

Mary Mann, who lives at Oxford House transitional housing in Port Angeles, looks over free clothing available to attendees of Friday’s 2019 Clallam County Project… Continue reading

PHOTO: Showers bring greenhouse flowers in Port Angeles

Jill Morrison, a volunteer with The Answer For Youth, an organization providing services for homeless youths, waters flowers Wednesday in the organization’s… Continue reading

Roses are red for Valentine’s Day

Danna Rosario staffs a temporary flower stand at First and Race streets in Port AngEles stocked with Valentine’s Day flowers operated by… Continue reading

Boat sinks at Port Angeles Boat Haven

A crew from Seattle-based Global Diving & Salvage Inc. was on the way to assess the situation Wednesday after a 50-foot sailboat… Continue reading

PHOTO: Sequoia tree named ‘Hope’ is removed from Port Angeles park

An excavator sits next to the trunk of a felled sequoia tree Wednesday as it is removed from Lions Park in Port Angeles. The tree… Continue reading

PHOTO: Ahoy, Coho — ferry returns after three-week dry dock maintenance

The ferry MV Coho sails into Port Angeles Harbor on Tuesday evening after spending three weeks out of service for its annual dry dock maintenance… Continue reading

PHOTO: Eagle-eye view in Port Angeles

A bald eagle perches atop a utility pole along Ediz Hook Road in Port Angeles. The hook on the north side of Port Angeles Harbor… Continue reading

PHOTO: Cleanup king at Storm King Ranger Station

Clay Murdach, a maintenance mechanic with Olympic National Park, picks up trash in the parking lot near the Storm King Ranger Station at Lake Crescent… Continue reading

PHOTO: Sometimes in winter: Enjoying a dry day on the Olympic Peninsula

Dave Stuart of Sequim takes advantage of a dry day to practice his photography from the dock at Lake Crescent Lodge… Continue reading

PHOTO: Fighting back grime for a cause in Port Angeles

Clallam County Fire District 2 firefighter Tim Davis sprays down a car at the 8th Street Car Wash in Port Angeles on Saturday to raise… Continue reading

PHOTO: Port Angeles park gets cleanup day

Volunteers Louise Rose, left, and Lashanna Peterson, both of Port Angeles, drag a tarp filled with tree branches as part of a work party to… Continue reading

PHOTO: Adventures of Huck and Finn

Howard McAlpine from Port Townsend and his two yellow Labs, Huck and Finn, finish a great morning walk at Fort Worden State… Continue reading

PHOTO: Duck-billed pond

Geri Angiuli, left, and Marlene Swinford, both of Sequim, stroll past a duck-filled pond at Sequim’s Carrie Blake Park on Wednesday. The park’s… Continue reading

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