Peninsula Daily News

Homegrown bassoonist to join Chamber Orchestra for Sequim, PA concerts

The bedpost-shaped, sometimes comical instrument accompanies Hunter Gordon across continents. Just this month, the Port Angeles-bred musician is performing with orchestras in… Continue reading

Joe Euro to perform at Candlelight Concert in Port Townsend

Joe Euro, a Port Townsend entrepreneur and classical guitarist, will appear in the Candlelight Concert series at Trinity United Methodist Church at… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: U-turn on 101 causes wreck, troopers say … and other items

A Sequim driver who made an unsafe U-turn on U.S. Highway 101 was injured after colliding with another vehicle, the State Patrol said.… Continue reading

Peninsula to mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Martin Luther King Jr., the civil rights activist who was assassinated in 1968, will be remembered Monday during North Olympic Peninsula events dedicated to his… Continue reading

Training puppies topic of lecture

The Jefferson County Historical Society will present its program about training puppies as part of its series, “Artists//Animals,” in the Jefferson Museum… Continue reading

Young artists to perform in competition on Saturday

The music of Vivaldi, Bach and Lalo, plus Severn’s “Polish Dance,” Tomaso Vitali’s “Chaconne” and Fritz Kreisler’s “La Gitana” will come alive… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Toys available for children of federal employees; banks offer help

The Salvation Army is offering a hand to families hurt by the partial federal government shutdown that began Dec. 21. Federal government… Continue reading

Jazzercise open house set

Trisa Katsikapes, the new owner of Jazzercise Peninsula Fitness Studio, will hold an open house from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday.… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Forks man in serious condition … and other items

Willie E. Gilley, a Forks man who was injured in a crash near Amanda Park on Sunday, was listed in serious condition… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer to host town hall meetings next week … and other items

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor, will hear from residents of Washington’s 6th Congressional District at a series of town hall meetings throughout the region… Continue reading

Coho ferry to be out of service for maintenance

Black Ball Ferry Line’s M.V. Coho ferry, which runs daily between Victoria and Port Angeles, will take its annual maintenance break from… Continue reading

Land trust, salmon coalition need volunteers for project near Port Angeles

The North Olympic Land Trust and the North Olympic Salmon Coalition are seeking volunteers to help plant native trees along Siebert Creek… Continue reading

Three injured when car misses curve on Highway 101 near Elwha River

Three California women were injured when the driver of an eastbound car missed the curve to the left just east of the… Continue reading

OUR VIEW: Compassion, generosity saves us all

On Friday, the first of some 420,000 federal workers nationwide received paychecks with zeros where their wages used to be. On Tuesday, more federal workers… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: Port Angeles City Council to consider strategic plan

The Port Angeles City Council will consider a two-year strategic plan Tuesday. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in the City Council chambers at… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: County considers addict treatment in jail

The three Jefferson County commissioners will consider an agreement establishing the county jail as an initiation site for Medicated Assisted Treatment as well as an… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

On the third Tuesday of each month, the Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce organizes an After Hours networking… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Shutdown relief: Free school meals … and other items

The Port Angeles School District is urging families affected by the partial federal government shutdown to apply for free and reduced meals.… Continue reading

Ranger and the Re-arrangers to perform Gypsy jazz in Coyle

Concerts in the Woods will begin the new year with an old favorite, the Gypsy jazz band Ranger and the Re-arrangers. The group… Continue reading

Fiber design exhibit opens Sunday in Port Hadlock

Garments, quilts, collages and wall hangings are among the 40 pieces in “Under the Influence of Fiber,” a two-month exhibit opening Sunday… Continue reading