Peninsula Daily News

Northwind event to focus on the art of collaboration

The Northwind Reading Series will present a collaborative arts group, The Roadstead Project, at 7 p.m. Thursday. The suggested donation for admission… Continue reading

Property tax payment deadline looms

The second half of the year’s property tax payments are due Oct. 31. Mailed payments must be postmarked, put in a drop box, or brought… Continue reading

Short delays to be expected around Lake Crescent

Guardrail installation, ditch cleaning and striping of fog lines will continue on U.S. Highway 101 around Lake Crescent this week. Drivers… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: County hearing set on draft shooting facility law

The three Jefferson County commissioners will conduct a public hearing on a proposed shooting range ordinance at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. The special meeting will be… Continue reading

Almost Blue to perform in Coyle on Sunday

A jazz duo will perform at Concerts in the Woods at 3 p.m. Sunday. “As the days get shorter, colder and wetter, we… Continue reading

Matheny to bring jazz horn to college Saturday

Jazz flugelhornist Dmitri Matheny will return to Peninsula College’s Maier Hall for the fifth time in as many years at 7 p.m.… Continue reading

Scarecrows, games and a murder mystery highlighted at Quilcene festival

Quilcene residents will celebrate Worthington Park and Quilcene School in the first-of-its-kind collaboration in putting on a Halloween Harvest Festival from 3 p.m.… Continue reading

Comedy tonight at Peninsula College

Comedian K-Von will take the stage of the Peninsula College Little Theater at 7 tonight. The show, hosted by the Associated Student… Continue reading

Traveling surfboard expresses opposition to offshore oil drilling

A traveling surfboard signed by businessmen in the recreation industries who are opposed to offshore oil drilling will be at the Surfrider… Continue reading

Read and Eat Gathering in Forks, a chili cook-off and a Welfare of Animals Group Dogtober Fest on Peninsula

A Read and Eat Gathering in Forks, a chili cook-off and dances in several towns are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula.… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Celebration at school set tonight in PT … and other items

The newly opened Salish Coast Elementary School will host a Community Celebration from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today. The school at… Continue reading

Teddy Bear Tea tickets to go on sale Saturday

Tickets for the popular Teddy Bear Teas at the Festival of Trees will go on sale Saturday morning. The tickets — $12… Continue reading

Three days of storytelling begin today

The Forest Storytelling Festival runs today through Sunday at Peninsula College, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles. Full-festival packages are available for… Continue reading

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