Paul Gottlieb

Tommy Ross Jr. freed from Oregon jail

Clallam County Prosecuting Attorney Mark Nichols is hoping Tommy L. Ross Jr.’s first night of freedom in 38 years is among his last… Continue reading

Port Angeles Waterfront Center fundraising passes 50 percent mark

A Port Angeles Waterfront Center official laid out details Tuesday for the $45 million project, which lacks $20 million to reach its… Continue reading

State fines Port Angeles crematory saying it violated law on cremains

The state Department of Licensing has fined Mount Angeles Memorial Park and Crematory owner Danny Wakefield $12,500 for violating state law on… Continue reading

Two men hurt in separate pedestrian-vehicle collisions in Port Angeles

Two Port Angeles men were injured Tuesday night and Wednesday morning in separate vehicle-pedestrian collisions at two city crosswalks. James Matheny, 67,… Continue reading

Woman sentenced for illegal elk hunt near Forks

A Quileute tribal member has been sentenced on three criminal charges related to illegally hunting a nine-point bull elk on private West End… Continue reading

Port of Port Angeles wash-down facility expected to be ready by end of year

Workers finished pouring a concrete pad Tuesday for a waterfront vessel wash-down facility, the cornerstone feature of the Port of Port Angeles’… Continue reading

Trial briefs, jury instructions expected today in Clallam harassment case

Trial briefs and jury instructions will be presented in federal court today in preparation for a Dec. 11 trial that will determine if… Continue reading

Driver could see charges after Carlsborg wreck sends one to hospital

A vehicle passenger was transported to Harborview Medical Center with a spinal injury Saturday night after a crash south of Carlsborg in which… Continue reading

Port Angeles Thanksgiving meal feeds more than a thousand

Hundreds flocked Thursday to the Queen of Angels Community Thanksgiving Dinner, grateful in the face of hardship. Stephen McBride, 38, on the… Continue reading

Grant aids fundraising for new Boys & Girls Club facility

A $300,000 grant has boosted efforts to build a new Port Angeles clubhouse for Boys & Girls Clubs of the Olympic Peninsula.… Continue reading

Port Angeles man remains in serious condition after being dragged by vehicle

A Port Angeles man who was allegedly sleeping on a side roadway off Lincoln Street when he was hit and dragged by… Continue reading

Fire destroys poet’s Port Angeles home

A rural residence east of Port Angeles was destroyed by a fire Tuesday afternoon after flames that began in the daylight basement… Continue reading

More than 150 teachers and paraeducators ended their demonstration in downtown Port Angeles, circling past the courthouse, supporting the paraeducators’ strike. (Paul Gottlieb/Peninsula Daily News)

Strike to end Monday; Port Angeles paraeducators, district reach pact

Schools will reopen Monday after the Port Angeles Paraeducators Association approved a new wage agreement tonight with the Port Angeles School District,… Continue reading

More than 150 teachers and paraeducators ended their demonstration in downtown Port Angeles, circling past the courthouse, supporting the paraeducators’ strike. (Paul Gottlieb/Peninsula Daily News)
Kaston Beckett, 6, joined the crowd Friday in front of the Clallam County Courthouse as it supported striking Port Angeles School District paraeducators. (Paul Gottlieb /Peninsula Daily News)

School strike ends in PA; paraeducators, district come to agreement

Port Angeles School District schools will reopen Monday after paraeducators approved a new three-year wage agreement with the district Friday, ending their… Continue reading

Kaston Beckett, 6, joined the crowd Friday in front of the Clallam County Courthouse as it supported striking Port Angeles School District paraeducators. (Paul Gottlieb /Peninsula Daily News)

Rohrer maintains led over Black for judgeship

Erik Rohrer maintained his lead over John Black on Thursday by 24 votes in the race for West End Clallam County District… Continue reading

Port of Port Angeles panel approves $10.2 million budget

Connie Beauvais split from her two Port of Port Angeles commissioner colleagues Tuesday, voting against a 1 percent property tax increase for… Continue reading

Permits in process for holiday season shows at Lincoln Theater

Owners want to turn venue into nonprofit performing arts space

Governor appoints replacement for Clallam County Superior Court judge

Gov. Jay Inslee this week selected Brent Basden of Port Angeles to replace outgoing Superior Court Judge Chris Melly, who is resigning… Continue reading

Rohrer pulls ahead of Black in District Court 2 race after fourth count

It took eight days, but Erik Rohrer pulled ahead of John Black on Tuesday by 27 votes in the last large tally… Continue reading

Volunteers requested for skating rink: Port Angeles facility to be open Nov. 23 to Jan. 6

Today is lights day for the Port Angeles Winter Ice Village. Volunteers are needed to help string 33,000 holiday icicle-lights for the… Continue reading