Olympic Peninsula News Group

Rep. Kilmer, Peninsula College to hold Student Town Hall

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer has teamed up with the Peninsula College Associated Student Council for a Student Town Hall at 5 p.m.… Continue reading

Port Angeles students win in 2018 Battle of the Books competition

The Bookworms, a team of home-schooled students from Port Angeles, took top honors in the county-wide Battle of the Books Competition. The… Continue reading

Registration taken now for Washington Coast Cleanup set for April 21

Registration is open now for the annual Washington Coast Cleanup set this year for April 21. Volunteers can sign up to clean specific beaches, and… Continue reading

Sequim Rotary donates dictionaries

Rotary Club of Sequim has given more than 220 dictionaries to all fourth-grade students in the Sequim School District. The February donation was… Continue reading

Free tax preparation continues at Shipley Center

IRS-certified AARP Tax-Aide volunteers continue to prepare and electronically file tax returns at several venues on the North Olympic Peninsula. The tax preparation service is… Continue reading

Green Thumb Series explores tropical fruits

Clallam County Master Gardener Bev Morrow will talk about how to grow and maintain various types of tropical fruits and plants in… Continue reading

Camp Beausite NW opens registration for summer activities

Registration is now open for week-long overnight summer camp sessions at Camp Beausite NW in Chimacum. The camp is for people from 6… Continue reading

Forks Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Committee selects design

The Forks Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Committee has chosen a design for the holiday’s button. The design is by Donald Gilbrech, 49, who… Continue reading

Sequim students walk out for gun control

About 100 students gathered outside the front of Sequim High School for 17 minutes to support the National School Walkout scheduled at 10… Continue reading

Forks City Council considers measure to allow shooting of elk

Some of the elk that wander into Forks might be living on borrowed time. Tonight, the Forks City Council will consider an ordinance… Continue reading

OMC only hospital in state to receive national award

For the second year in a row, The Chartis Center for Rural Health recognized Olympic Medical Center as one of the Top… Continue reading

Events set to promote Oil Spill Preparedness Month

The Clallam Marine Resources Committee and its partners will offer three activities during March 2018 — Oil Spill Preparedness Month. The first… Continue reading

Hattie and Hazel: Two extraordinary women

“A Conversation with Hattie McDaniel” and “Hazel Speaks!” — two one-act plays written, produced and directed by Rebecca Redshaw — are set for… Continue reading

Spring genealogy seminar to feature popular presenter

Janet O’Conor Camarata is the featured speaker at the Genealogical Society of Clallam County’s spring seminar “Location, Location, Location!” scheduled for Saturday. The… Continue reading

Master Gardener to give tips on ‘salsa gardens’

Elaine Webber, a WSU Clallam County Master Gardener, will provide tips for growing ingredients for fresh salsa at noon today. The presentation… Continue reading

Two take leadership roles at cancer center

Ken Berkes, Interim Olympic Medical Cancer Center director, has announced the promotions of two staff members for leadership positions at the center. Oncology… Continue reading

Sportman’s Club Trophy Event and membership drive set Saturday

Reece Depew and Cole Baysinger plan a Trophy Event and West End Sportsman’s Club membership drive from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday.… Continue reading

Lake Crescent Spruce Railroad Trail Project resumes today

The next phase of improvements to the Spruce Railroad Trail is set to begin today. During this phase, one mile of… Continue reading

Forum to feature topic of women in politics

The Clallam Progressive Coalition will host a free public forum, “Clallam County Women in Politics: A Panel Discussion,” from 3 p.m. to… Continue reading

Mason bees are topic at next Green Thumb series presentation

WSU Clallam County Master Gardener Bev Hetrick will talk about the role native mason bees play in diversifying the pollinator pool for… Continue reading