Peninsula Daily News

Free airplane rides offered to youths Saturday

The Experimental Aircraft Association Young Eagles program will provide free airplane rides to youths from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.… Continue reading

Local author to sign copies of book at two locations this week

Bill Lindstrom will sign copies of his book “Strait Press: A History of News Media on the North Olympic Peninsula” during two appearances this week.… Continue reading

Newcomers’ luncheon set for Sequim

Chris Fidler will address the Newcomers’ Club luncheon at noon Tuesday, July 9. Socializing will begin at 11:30 a.m. for the event at… Continue reading

Olympic Christian School student authors, illustrators awarded

Olympic Christian School has announced the awards for its Young Authors festival. Awards were given for first- through third-place authors and for… Continue reading

PHOTO: Flags raised at Valley Creek Estuary

Noon Club and the Michael Trebert Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently raised… Continue reading

PHOTO: Olympic Medical Center nurse wins first DAISY award for Extraordinary Nurses

The DAISY Foundation has awarded its first DAISY award for Extraordinary Nurses to Judy Bedford, a registered nurse at Olympic Medical Center. The award recognizes… Continue reading

PHOTO: Port Angeles students given varsity letters for community service efforts

Port Angeles High School awarded varsity letters for community service to 13 students at a school board meeting May 23. The students had to perform… Continue reading

Two training sessions for Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County coming up

Volunteer orientations Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County plans to hold orientation sessions for potential volunteers. The first session will be offered in Sequim from 11… Continue reading

UW releases winter 2019 dean’s list

Several Olympic Peninsula natives have been named to the University of Washington’s winter 2019 dean’s list. To qualify, a student must have completed… Continue reading

Windermere Real Estate agents donate time to help Habitat for Humanity in Jefferson County

Agents from the Port Townsend and Port Ludlow offices of Windermere Real Estate volunteered at Habitat for Humanity’s Birkenfeld site June 7.… Continue reading

Hiker’s body recovered at Mount Rainier National Park

Mount Rainier National Park officials said the body of a 69-year-old hiker was recovered after he was reported overdue by… Continue reading

Sequim’s Music in the Park concert canceled due to weather

The city of Sequim has canceled the Music in the Park concert originally set for today due to rainy weather and the forecast… Continue reading

Cyclists ride up to Hurricane Ridge on Canada Day

About 30 hardy cyclists from the Victoria area came across on the early Coho ferry Monday to ride up to the top… Continue reading

State restricts campfires in eastern part of state

The state Department of Fish and Wildlife has restricted campfires and other activities on department-managed lands in eastern Washington beginning Monday. Citing the… Continue reading

Jefferson Healthcare launches Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner program

SANE to address ‘unfulfilled need,’ remove travel requirement for victims

Scheduled power outage set Tuesday for Diamond Point area

A scheduled power outage is planned for the Diamond Point area Tuesday. The outage is set to begin at 9 a.m. and… Continue reading

Comic Book Swap Meet slated for July 13 in Chimacum

Steve Strout will present a Comic Book Swap Meet from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, July 13. The show will be held… Continue reading

More Peninsula beaches closed to shellfish harvesting due to toxins

Most of the Clallam County beaches on the Strait of Juan de Fuca have been closed to recreational shellfish harvest because of marine biotoxins. All… Continue reading

Forks Fourth activities won’t fit into one day

The Forks Old-Fashioned Fourth of July begins Monday and runs through the following Sunday. Here is the schedule: Monday • 6 p.m. —… Continue reading

Highlights of Port Angeles Fourth of July celebration

Here are some of the highlights of the 2019 Port Angeles Fourth of July celebration: • 10 a.m. — A pickleball tournament… Continue reading