Peninsula Daily News

Landing practice for Whidbey Island jets set for today

Field carrier landing practice operations at Ault Field for aircraft stationed at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island will occur mid-morning to afternoon today.… Continue reading

Windermere Foundation donates to clinic

Windermere Real Estate/Sequim-East and Sunland brokers presented a $2,000 donation from the Windermere Foundation to the Sequim Free Clinic. Since opening its doors… Continue reading

Work to begin on Hurricane Hill Trail; closures planned

Olympic National Park will begin a rehabilitation project on Hurricane Hill Trail, a popular hike 1.6-mile hike to the top of Hurricane… Continue reading

Fourth of July celebrated Wednesday on Peninsula

The Fourth of July will be celebrated all across the North Olympic Peninsula on Wednesday. Here are some events planned, listed by community: Port Angeles… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: County to consider Memorial Field lighting contract

The three Jefferson County commissioners will consider execution of a $272,760 contract to replace lighting at Memorial Field when they meet at 9 a.m. Monday.… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: Port to conduct listening sessions on John Wayne Marina

Port of Port Angeles commissioners will conduct listening sessions on Monday in Forks, Port Angeles and Sequim. Sessions will be on the John Wayne Marina… Continue reading

Forks celebrates Independence Day all week

The week-long Forks Old Fashioned Fourth of July celebration, which began Saturday, will continue from Monday through Wednesday, and pick up again on… Continue reading

Highway 101 work around Lake Crescent to break for the Fourth

Work on U.S. Highway 101 around Lake Crescent will be on hiatus on the Fourth of July through July 8, but… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: … and other items

The Port Angeles Kiwanis Noon Club awarded a total of $11,000 in scholarships to Port Angeles High School… Continue reading

Summer burning restrictions begin today on North Olympic Peninsula

Burn ban restrictions begin today in Clallam and Jefferson counties. Restrictions will extend throughout the month of September unless condition warrant an earlier lifting of… Continue reading

Bainbridge art patron hails Port Angeles show, artists

A Port Angeles Fine Arts Center exhibit has attracted attention from a prominent arts patron while showing a new kind of openness.… Continue reading

Barbecue and farmstand opening cooking this week

A community barbecue, a farmstand opening and a peace portrait anniversary are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information also is available… Continue reading

Centrum performances highlighted

Centrum will offer some 30 public events, 11 of which are free, between the Fourth of July and Aug. 4. “Choosing the… Continue reading

Community square dance planned in Coyle

Concerts in the Woods will host a community square dance outside the Laurel B. Johnson Community Center at 2 p.m. Sunday. This will… Continue reading

Equine Network to host fundraiser barn dance at Foxbell Ranch

An old-style dance — the Olympic Peninsula Equine Network first annual Fundraiser Barn Dance — is set for 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.… Continue reading

Free outdoor concerts set on North Olympic Peninsula

Free outdoor summer concerts are planned in Sequim and Port Angeles this week. Sequim’s Music in the Park, which began last week with a concert… Continue reading

Old Time Music Jam slated for Wednesday

The Quimper Grange Old Time Jam will host Channing Showalter at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Showalter will be back in Port Townsend at… Continue reading

Peace, justice focus of participatory theater event

The Mandala Center for Change will present “Waging Peace – Designing Justice,” a special public Forum Theatre performance and community dialogue at… Continue reading

Red, White & Bluegrass schedule

Red, White & Bluegrass is planned Saturday and Sunday at Finnriver Farm & Cidery at 124 Center Road in Chimacum. Here is the… Continue reading

Sequim Lions Club hosts crab feed

The Sequim Valley Lions Club will serve fresh, local Dungeness crab Saturday. The seventh annual benefit dinner will be from 2 p.m. to… Continue reading