Peninsula Daily News

DUI patrols to increase leading up to Labor Day weekend

Law enforcement agencies across the Olympic Peninsula will increase DUI patrols Friday through Sept. 3 in anticipation of Labor Day weekend. According to a press… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: School vaccinations offered now … and other items

Clallam County Health & Human Resources is offering youth vaccinations before the school year at its Port Angeles and Forks offices. Immunizations are held throughout… Continue reading

Northwind to host Clark, Rubin on Thursday

The Northwind Reading Series will feature Kevin Clark and Stan Sanvel Rubin at 7 p.m. Thursday. The suggested donation will be $5… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Highway 101 lane closure is expected; flight operations scheduled

Drivers can expect delays on U.S. Highway 101 just south of the state Highway 20 junction near East Uncas Road this week.… Continue reading

Summer Strings Workshop culminates in free Port Angeles concert

For the first time here, a select group of local teenagers will partake in a music workshop and public concert with Carnegie… Continue reading

Quilcene man hospitalized following wreck near Port Townsend

A Quilcene man was hospitalized in Seattle on Monday after a collision between a motorcycle and a pickup truck at Eaglemount Road… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Pavement preservation project begins today in Sequim; North Olympic Peninsula students make honor roll at Oregon State University

The city will begin to rehabilitate selected sections of city streets beginning today. Residents can expect delays, localized closures and detours from 7… Continue reading

Historic preservation awards announced

Todd and Kathleen Knoblock are the recipients of the highest honor of the Jefferson County Historical Society’s historic preservation awards. They and… Continue reading

Highway 104 reopens after brush fire closes one lane

Both traffic lanes on state Highway 104 near Sandy Shore Road were opened at 5:46 p.m. Friday after a brush fire burned 5… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Candidate forum today… and other items

With midterm elections just months away, Indivisible Sequim will host two candidates for public office from 2 p.m. to… Continue reading

Spelling bee winners announced in Port Angeles

Four area youth were named as winners in the 2018 Spelling Bee competition. The competition was held June 1… Continue reading

Two cars collide in Port Angeles

PORT ANGELES – Two people were taken to Olympic Medical Center after two cars collided on West Edgewood Drive. Assistant Chief Mike DeRousie of Clallam… Continue reading

Work on hiatus around Lake Crescent

Drivers can travel free of obstructions around Lake Crescent this week. No construction work is planned on U.S. Highway 101 around… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: Clallam, ONP mull trail pact

Meetings across Clallam County.

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Commissioners to hear update on wastewater project

The three Jefferson County commissioners will hear an update on the Port Hadlock Wastewater Project at the meeting that will begin at 9 a.m. Monday.… Continue reading

A 5:13 a.m. blaze burned a residential structure at 16th and H streets in Port Angeles Saturday morning. (Jay Cline/Clallam Fire District No. 2)

Port Angeles building burns in early Saturday blaze

Port Angeles Fire Department and Clallam Fire District No. 2 responded to a residential structure fire at 16th and H streets at… Continue reading

A 5:13 a.m. blaze burned a residential structure at 16th and H streets in Port Angeles Saturday morning. (Jay Cline/Clallam Fire District No. 2)

Brush fire tangles traffic on 104, Sandy Shore Road

Sandy Shore Road is closed to all through traffic and the westbound lane of state Highway 104 is closed because of a 5-acre… Continue reading

Clallam firefighters help to mop up blaze near Cheney

Clallam County firefighters are part of a crew mopping up the Silver Lake Fire, which was reported to be 340 acres and 43… Continue reading

Northwest Colonial Festival continues through Sunday

The Northwest Colonial Festival will offer a Colonial Village and re-enactments of important Revolutionary War battles and other activities through Sunday. The festival,… Continue reading

‘Wish Upon a Pizza’ show set for Sunday in Chimacum

The 14/48 Projects is headed back to Western Washington parks once again this summer with “When You Wish Upon A Pizza” and has… Continue reading