Peninsula Daily News

Matheny to lead free workshop today

Flugelhornist Dmitri Matheny will present a free jazz workshop/clinic from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. today. The workshop, “Melodic Mastery,” will be… Continue reading

General election ballots mailed today

The Nov. 6 general election enters its final lap today. Ballots will be mailed today to more than 77,500 voters in Clallam… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Storyteller workshop set Friday in Port Angeles … and other items

Minton Sparks, a Southern storyteller in town for this weekend’s Forest Storytelling Festival at Peninsula College, will teach a pre-festival workshop, “Discover… Continue reading

Exchange students help with Port Angeles food program

Foreign exchange students are among those who volunteer to help prepare food bags for Port Angeles School District students who need them.… Continue reading

Studium Generale to preview storytelling festival

The Story People of Clallam County will kick off the Forest Storytelling Festival, an international conference of stories, on Thursday at Studium… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Library week set for next week in Port Townsend … and other items

Mayor Deborah Stinson has proclaimed Oct. 21-27 to be “Friends of the Library Week.” Stinson urges everyone to visit the Friends of… Continue reading

Jefferson Healthcare hospital CEO wins award

Mike Glenn, CEO of Jefferson Healthcare hospital is this year’s recipient of the Washington State Hospital Association’s Joe Hopkins Memorial Award. Glenn… Continue reading

PHOTO: Gigantic gourd wins Port Angeles neighborhood contest

Robin Swanson displays her first-prize pumpkin, weighing 171.1 pounds, at Evergreen Country Estates on Sunday. The neighborhood south of Port Angeles holds a giant pumpkin… Continue reading

Symphony Chorus to audition singers

The Port Angeles Symphony Orchestra is inviting singers on the North Olympic Peninsula to audition for the Symphony Chorus at 6 p.m.… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Tickets for PA harvest dinner on sale … and other items

The Esther Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star will host a harvest dinner from noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 28. The annual… Continue reading

PHOTO: Chimacum crowns homecoming royalty

Chimacum High School’s homecoming king Arron Serrato and queen Aubrey Ingersoll are presented to family and friends during halftime of the Cowboys’ homecoming game Friday… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: Board to review proposed county budget

Clallam County commissioners will review the administrator’s recommended 2019 budget in a work session at 9 a.m. Monday. The meeting will be in the commissioners’… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Annexation proposal before Port Townsend City Council

The Port Townsend City Council will consider an ordinance to place on the February ballot the annexation of the city into the East Jefferson Fire… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Chamber After-Hours are held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month at… Continue reading

Nationally known child development expert to speak in Port Angeles

Many parents are familiar with author Ellen Galinsky. If they haven’t read her books, such as the best-selling “Mind in the Making:… Continue reading

Fort Worden upgrades energy efficiency with solar, LED lights

A $1.68 million investment in infrastructure upgrades at the historic Fort Worden is expected to keep more than 200 tons of carbon… Continue reading

PHOTO: Fun continues at Hickory Shirt Days in Forks

Gordon and Sue Gibbs of Forks serve root beer and homebrew at their booth during the Hickory Shirt Days Fish n’ Brew on… Continue reading

<strong>Ens. Skye-Marie Jensen</strong>/U.S. Coast Guard
                                Coast Guard Cutter Active crew members conduct a law enforcement boarding of a fishing vessel near Heceta Bank off the coast of Oregon on their transit south, Aug. 26.

Active returns to Port Angeles after seizing cocaine valued at $87 million

Coast Guard cutter Active has returned home to Port Angeles after a 50-day counter-drug deployment to the Eastern Pacific Ocean after the… Continue reading

<strong>Ens. Skye-Marie Jensen</strong>/U.S. Coast Guard
                                Coast Guard Cutter Active crew members conduct a law enforcement boarding of a fishing vessel near Heceta Bank off the coast of Oregon on their transit south, Aug. 26.

NEWS BRIEFS: Free smoke detector aid for community … and other items

Clallam County Fire District 3 volunteers of the Diamond Point and Gardiner area are offering assistance changing… Continue reading

La Push man killed in wreck south of Forks

A 70-year-old La Push man was killed in a single-vehicle wreck on U.S. Highway 101 south of Forks at 9:40 p.m. Friday. The… Continue reading