Leah Leach

WEEKEND: Port Angeles rock, gem show to appeal to treasure hunter in us all

PORT ANGELES — It's not just a show; it's a treasure hunt. The fourth annual Rock, Gem and Jewelry Show, sponsored by the city Parks… Continue reading

Quillayute River channel dredging back on track; project at harbor in LaPush expected to begin in September

LAPUSH — Dredging of the Quillayute River at the harbor in LaPush, which had been put off since it was last done in 2011, is… Continue reading

Quillayute River channel dredging back on track; project at harbor in LaPush expected to begin in September

LAPUSH — Dredging of the Quillayute River at the harbor in LaPush, which had been put off since it was last done in 2011, is… Continue reading

Wedding shows will showcase Peninsula vendors in Port Angeles, Port Townsend, today (Saturday)

All the ingredients for a fabulous wedding are right here on the North Olympic Peninsula. That point will be illustrated at two wedding shows today… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Wedding shows will showcase Peninsula vendors in Port Angeles, Port Townsend, on Saturday

All the ingredients for a fabulous wedding are right here on the North Olympic Peninsula. That point will be illustrated at two wedding shows Saturday.… Continue reading

Family friend felled in Port Angeles: Giant sequoia tree taken down after windstorm tops it

PORT ANGELES — A 90-year-old giant sequoia tree described as a family friend was cut down this week after last weekend’s windstorm tore off the… Continue reading

Family friend felled in Port Angeles: Giant sequoia tree taken down after windstorm tops it

PORT ANGELES — A 90-year-old giant sequoia tree described as a family friend was cut down this week after last weekend’s windstorm tore off the… Continue reading

Family friend felled in Port Angeles: Giant sequoia tree taken down after windstorm tops it

PORT ANGELES — A 90-year-old giant sequoia tree described as a family friend was cut down this week after last weekend’s windstorm tore off the… Continue reading

Sen. Patty Murray in Port Angeles today for meetings, ceremonies for expanded veterans clinic

EDITOR'S NOTE: Sen. Patty Murray will be in Port Angeles today. Murray will help cut the ribbon on a new, expanded veterans clinic at 1:30… Continue reading

Peninsula’s VA clinic services will triple with new Port Angeles location

PORT ANGELES — The doors of an expanded outpatient clinic for North Olympic Peninsula veterans will open Tuesday. The new North Olympic Peninsula Clinic at… Continue reading

Renewing Quilcene’s aged sport court aim of fundraising drive

QUILCENE — Aside from the high school, the community basketball and tennis court next to the Quilcene Community Center is the only one in town,… Continue reading

Medicaid rule change coming, but not yet

The state Health Care Authority plans to file an emergency rule early this week that will limit recovery from Medicaid patients’ estates. “It’s still in… Continue reading

Obamacare-Medicaid: State officials to change policy that prompted Port Townsend wedding

PORT TOWNSEND — The wedding of Sofia Prins and Gary Balhorn may have contributed to saving your inheritance. The couple, both 62, were married Dec.… Continue reading

50 years ago today: Peninsula residents past and present recall the day JFK was assassinated

The day President John F. Kennedy was shot is indelibly engraved in the memories of those who lived through the shock and horror of what… Continue reading

50 years ago today: Peninsula residents past and present recall the day JFK was assassinated

The day President John F. Kennedy was shot is indelibly engraved in the memories of those who lived through the shock and horror of what… Continue reading

50 years ago today: Peninsula residents past and present recall the day JFK was assassinated

The day President John F. Kennedy was shot is indelibly engraved in the memories of those who lived through the shock and horror of what… Continue reading

Family waits, hopes for sign of Olympic National Park hiker missing for more than two months

WHAT DO YOU do when a person you love suddenly disappears? Susan Johnston trusts in God. Jinny Longfellow prays and waits for a knock at… Continue reading

Architect to reveal more details of new Sequim senior center building Tuesday

SEQUIM — Details about a proposed new $10.4 million building for the Shipley Center, formerly Sequim Senior Activity Center, will be revealed at the sixth… Continue reading

Architect to reveal more details of new Sequim senior center building Tuesday

SEQUIM — Details about a proposed new $10.4 million building for the Shipley Center, formerly Sequim Senior Activity Center, will be revealed at the sixth… Continue reading

Neah Bay athlete, tribal dancer, father dies at age 21

NEAH BAY — Drexler Dominque Doherty, who burned up the courts as a high school basketball standout, has died at the age of 21. “His… Continue reading