Peninsula Daily News

West End Weekend activities lined up

The Jefferson County Historical Society’s free annual weekend of sharing historical tales and information on the West End of Jefferson and Clallam counties begins today… Continue reading

Second Saturday Art Walk features first annual “Bring Your Own Erotic Art” show

Bob Stokes of Studio Bob is trying something a little different for his “Bring Your Own Art Show” during Second Saturday Art… Continue reading

Cirque Ziva combines acrobatics, dance, theater

The Golden Dragon Acrobats will combine award-winning acrobatics, traditional dance, colorful costumes, and ancient and contemporary music and theatrical techniques in a… Continue reading

Acoustic blues artist featured at Concerts in the Woods

John “Greyhound” Maxwell will bring the blues to Concerts in the Woods at 3 p.m. Sunday. “Blues guitar music is a beautiful thing… Continue reading

Dragon Dance, tree talks, feeding octopus on tap this week across the North Olympic Peninsula

The annual Dragon Dance, talks about cedar trees and an octopus feeding time are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information also… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Fly-tying demonstrations scheduled … and other items

The North Olympic Library System will host fly-tying demonstrations by Rod Erickson. There will be a demonstration from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at… Continue reading

Red wine, chocolate tour this weekend and next

The first weekend of the annual Olympic Peninsula Red Wine, Cider & Chocolate Tour is Saturday and Sunday. The self-guided tour also will be offered… Continue reading

Sequim Irrigation Festival coronation set Saturday

The Royalty Pageant for six candidates for four spots in the 124th Sequim Irrigation Festival’s royal court is at 6 p.m. Saturday. The… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Scholarship available to community … and other items

The city of Sequim is accepting applications for a scholarship from the Association of Washington Cities. The association’s Center for Quality Communities Scholarship… Continue reading

Women Veterans Conference and Luncheon postponed

The Women Veterans Conference and Luncheon scheduled for Friday has been delayed because of the weather. “The conference, Feb. 8th, has been delayed… Continue reading

PHOTO: Ready for more snow action in Clallam, Jefferson counties

Above, state Department of Transportation maintenance specialist Geoff McLain prepares to take a snowplow-equipped truck out onto the highway from the Port Angeles maintenance yard… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Area students make college honor lists … and other items

Several former North Olympic Peninsula students were named to Washington State University’s fall 2018 president’s honor roll. To qualify, a student must be… Continue reading

Peninsula residents toil, play in snow following storm

Residents across the North Olympic Peninsula spent Monday dealing with the first real winter storm of the season, which led to school closures, delays and… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Peninsula College board of trustees will meet Feb. 12; OMC awards employee

The Peninsula College Board of Trustees will hold its February meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 12. The board will meet at 2 p.m.… Continue reading

Clallam Fair queen coronation this month

The coronation of the Clallam County Fair queen and her court will be Saturday, Feb. 16. Saydee Peters of Forks, Rebekah Parker… Continue reading

Green New Deal watch parties set in Port Angeles, Port Townsend on Tuesday

Olympic Climate Action will host two Green New Deal watch parties from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. A Port Angeles gathering will be at… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: County to consider Homelessness Task Force funding requests

Clallam County commissioners will consider approving Homelessness Task Force funding requests for 2019 at 10 a.m. Tuesday. The meeting will be in the commissioners’ board… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Olympic Medical Center board set to meet Wednesday … and other items

The Olympic Medical Center Board of Commissioners will have its regularly scheduled meeting Wednesday. The meeting, set for 12:30 p.m. in Linkletter… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: County to consider solid waste disposal contract

The three Jefferson County commissioners will conduct a public hearing on a multi-million-dollar solid waste transport and disposal contract at a meeting that will begin… Continue reading

Deadline nears for Pirate Hall of Fame nominations

Peninsula College Athletics is now accepting nominations for its third Pirate Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. The deadline for nominations is Feb.… Continue reading