Peninsula Daily News

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

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Twice-monthly networking breakfasts are held at 7:30 a.m. on the first and third Fridays of the month at the… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Firearm safety classes set … and other items

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office will host two free Citizen’s Firearm Safety Courses this month. Pre-registration is required for the classes in… Continue reading

Troopers use CPR, naloxone to save a life

State Patrol Troopers used CPR and department-issued naloxone to save the life of a 37-year-old Port Angeles man suffering from a drug… Continue reading

In the front row (from left) are Isabella Vollmer, Joelynne Jewell, Sophie Orth, Breanna Schafer, Katie Marchant, Samantha Weinert and Rylan MacDonald. In the back row (from left) are Olivia Wray, Maddie Montana, Stephen Kauffman and Talia Anderson. Not shown: Anli Guttormsen, Isabelle Cottam, Rhianna Stockdale and Ruby Harris.

Port Angeles High students to stage ‘Murder Mystery’ whodunit

Port Angeles High School will present “A Murder Mystery,” an interactive experience written and directed by student members of the Thespian Society,… Continue reading

In the front row (from left) are Isabella Vollmer, Joelynne Jewell, Sophie Orth, Breanna Schafer, Katie Marchant, Samantha Weinert and Rylan MacDonald. In the back row (from left) are Olivia Wray, Maddie Montana, Stephen Kauffman and Talia Anderson. Not shown: Anli Guttormsen, Isabelle Cottam, Rhianna Stockdale and Ruby Harris.

Residents push back on downtown Victoria tree removal

The birch tree at the Wharf-Government intersection will be removed to make way for bike lanes

Valentines, paintings, sculpture on Port Townsend Gallery Walk

Port Townsend School of the Arts Downtown will present valentine calligraphy in action with Rebecca Wild during Gallery Walk from 5 p.m.… Continue reading