Michael Carman

OUTDOORS: Trio of cycling events coming soon to North Olympic Peninsula

A CYCLING CONVERGENCE zone of sorts led to this column. First, this publication has been keeping readers updated on the stage-by-stage progress of the soon-to-be-completed… Continue reading

GOLF: McIlroy books place in history with Open win

PROCESS AND SPOT. The two seemingly simple words summed up the thought process behind Rory McIlroy’s wire-to-wire win at the British Open. “That was it,”… Continue reading

BASEBALL: Wilder gets second chance, starts regional play Monday

PORT ANGELES — The Wilder Baseball senior team's end-of-season barbecue has been postponed, albeit for a good reason. Wilder has more baseball to play. Specifically,… Continue reading

BASEBALL: Wilder gets second chance, starts regional play Monday

PORT ANGELES — The Wilder Baseball senior team's end-of-season barbecue has been postponed, albeit for a good reason. Wilder has more baseball to play. Specifically,… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Chinook bite picks up near Port Angeles, opens in Marine Area 9 (Admiralty Inlet)

AFTER WHAT COULD charitably be referred to as a slow start in the first two weeks, the chinook bite off Port Angeles has picked up.… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Honoring Wounded Warrior with a fishing trip in Sekiu

CALM WATERS, A collection of corrections officers, counselors and front office staff from the Clallam Bay Correctional Center, are again stepping up for a cause… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Honoring Wounded Warrior with a fishing trip in Sekiu

CALM WATERS, A collection of corrections officers, counselors and front office staff from the Clallam Bay Correctional Center, are again stepping up for a cause… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Chinook bite picks up near Port Angeles, opens in Marine Area 9 (Admiralty Inlet)

AFTER WHAT COULD charitably be referred to as a slow start in the first two weeks, the chinook bite off Port Angeles has picked up.… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Honoring Wounded Warrior with a fishing trip in Sekiu

CALM WATERS, A collection of corrections officers, counselors and front office staff from the Clallam Bay Correctional Center, are again stepping up for a cause… Continue reading

GOLF: Tiger makes major return at site of 2006 win

NO SHORTAGE OF story lines abound for this week’s British Open. The obvious choice is Tiger Woods’ 2014 major debut, a few months removed from… Continue reading

BASEBALL: Wilder Junior ends Wilder Senior’s quest for regionals

PORT ANGELES — Winning a baseball game gets complicated when a team commits more errors than it produces hits. When that same team strands 11… Continue reading

BASEBALL: Lakeside Recovery topples Wilder Senior at state tournament

PORT ANGELES — Wilder Senior was plagued by poor pitching and uncharacteristic mistakes in the field and on the base paths in a 10-6 loss… Continue reading

BASEBALL: Wilder Junior drops first two at state tournament

PORT ANGELES — A combination of too many freebies in the field and not enough production at the plate did in Wilder Junior in a… Continue reading

BASEBALL: Wilder Senior opens state with walk-off win

PORT ANGELES — Wilder Senior overcame some late-inning adversity to rally for a 3-2 win over the Spokane Crew on Brett Wright's two-out two-RBI single… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Chinook fishing opens Wednesday in Marine Area 9 (Admiralty Inlet)

ANGLERS ITCHING TO drop a line for a chinook in Marine Area 9 (Admiralty Inlet) will get their wish when the king season opens in… Continue reading

SPORTS — Wilder Senior opens state tournament with walk-off win; junior team drops two

PORT ANGELES — Wilder Senior overcame some late-inning adversity, rallying for a 3-2 win over the Spokane Crew on Brett Wright's two-out two-RBI single that… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Chinook fishing opens Wednesday in Marine Area 9 (Admiralty Inlet) [Corrected]

Editors Note: This report included incorrect information on Crocker Lake in Jefferson County. The lake is closed to all fishing, including shellfish. ANGLERS ITCHING TO… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Plenty of activities to fill summer days

“THERE’S NOTHING TO do” and “I’m bored” really weren’t things that I said very much as a youngster. As long as I had a sporting… Continue reading

SPORTS — Wilder Senior opens state tournament with walk-off win; junior team drops two

PORT ANGELES — Wilder Senior overcame some late-inning adversity, rallying for a 3-2 win over the Spokane Crew on Brett Wright's two-out two-RBI single that… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Plenty of activities to fill summer days

“THERE’S NOTHING TO do” and “I’m bored” really weren’t things that I said very much as a youngster. As long as I had a sporting… Continue reading