Peninsula Daily News

Ballot initiative threat has energy industry warming to governor’s proposed carbon tax

With environmental activists threatening a carbon tax ballot initiative, some manufacturing and energy companies are opting… Continue reading

 

NEWS BRIEFS: Scholarship applications available … and other items

The Peninsula College Foundation announced that it has nearly 70 scholarships totaling more than $100,000 to award to students attending Peninsula College’s… Continue reading

 

Federal judge hands down tree-poaching sentence

A long-time resident of Clallam County has been sentenced in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to 30 days in prison for felling and… Continue reading

 

NEWS BRIEFS: Brinnon parks meeting set Wednesday … and other items

The Brinnon Parks & Recreation commission will consider exploring a partnership with the Pleasant Harbor Marina to provide feedback on a draft community… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: West Uncas Road temporary closure, work before county panel

The three Jefferson County commissioners will discuss closing a portion of West Uncas Road for several months for bridge construction when they meet at 9… Continue reading

Three young women named candidates for Clallam County Fair royal court

Three young women have been announced as royalty candidates for the 2018 Clallam County Fair. Port Angeles High School sophomores Eva O’Neil… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Twice-monthly breakfast meetings are held at 11:45 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: Commissioners to hear about OPNET

Clallam County commissioners will hear a briefing on the Olympic Peninsula Narcotics Enforcement Team at a meeting that begins at 9 a.m. Monday. The work… Continue reading

America’s librarian featured speaker at Port Townsend Public Library

Author Nancy Pearl, known as “America’s librarian,” will speak at 7 p.m. Monday. She will present a free talk in the Carnegie… Continue reading

Duo featured at Concerts in the Woods

The acoustic duo of songwriter and guitarist Dan Sherrill and singer Jacqui Aubert will perform at Concerts in the Woods at 3 p.m.… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Unity speaker slated for Sunday in PA … and other items

Unity in the Olympics’ 10:30 a.m. Sunday service speaker will be the Rev. Donna Little. Her lesson at the church at 2917… Continue reading

Singer-songwriter at Northwind Arts Center on Saturday

Northwind Arts Center will join Matt Miner Presents in welcoming singer-songwriter Micaela Kingslight for an evening of music at 7 p.m. Saturday.… Continue reading

Sunday concerts to present Yiddish tunes and a sense of history

Yiddish songs will be performed in two concerts Sunday in Port Townsend. Rainshadow Recording Studio and the Cellar Door will present the… Continue reading

Women’s March, community awards among Peninsula activities

A Women’s March, community awards, a discussion on net pens and a Lake Crescent-U.S. Highway 101 project open house are are among the upcoming activities… Continue reading

Fair positions open in Port Angeles

The Clallam County Fair announced that it is accepting applications for building-barn superintendent positions. Those interested can call the fair office at… Continue reading

Applications accepted for Jefferson County Conservation Futures projects

Jefferson County is accepting applications for funds to protect open space land through the county’s Conservation Futures Program. The deadline to submit… Continue reading

Classical guitarist to offer eclectic concert on Thursday

Joe Euro, a Port Townsend entrepreneur and classical guitarist, will appear in the Candlelight Concert series at Trinity United Methodist Church at… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Fire District 2 to discuss potential litigation today … and other items

Clallam County Fire District 2 commissioners will discuss potential litigation in executive session today. Commissions are expected to take action after the… Continue reading

Large carnivore conservation focus of AAUW program in Port Townsend

Guest speaker Lorna Smith will describe why education and understanding are key to large carnivore survival in a changing world at the… Continue reading

Couple to warn of artificial intelligence dangers in Port Townsend presentation

Two people will warn against artificial intelligence in a presentation at 7 p.m. Thursday. Meg and Peter Lumsdaine, who are working to… Continue reading