Peninsula Daily News

Writers’ group to share readings tonight in Sequim

Fourteen local writers will read short selections from “Spontaneous Writing,” a book newly published by Wide Awake Publishing, at 6:15 tonight at The… Continue reading

Rescue locators at Gibbs Lake County Park aim to speed emergency response

A new rescue location signage system has been installed at Gibbs Lake County Park in an effort to help emergency responders locate lost… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: NOAA ocean celebration set today; volunteers needed for Port Townsend event

The National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) National Ocean Service will celebrate “30 Days of the Ocean” today. The public is invited… Continue reading

Make Music Day in Port Townsend to mark beginning of summer

The community in and around Port Townsend will mark the first day of summer Thursday with making music community-wide during Make Music… Continue reading

Music festival spans Port Townsend on Thursday

Performances will take place at venues throughout Port Townsend on Thursday for the Make Music Port Townsend. The schedule is as follows: Cotton Building, 609… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEF: Kitsap man dies on Larry Scott Trail; Brinnon Parks meeting scheduled

A Kitsap County man died of natural causes while riding with friends on the Larry Scott Trail on Monday. The 72-year-old man… Continue reading

Port Townsend senior living community sets Alzheimer’s ‘Longest Day’ fundraiser

Victoria Place, a senior living community at 491 Discovery Road, invites the public to a fundraising party for the Alzheimers Association from… Continue reading

Sequim’s Olympic Theatre Arts unveils 2018-2019 season

Olympic Theatre Arts has announced its upcoming 2018-19 live theater season with an invitation-only event held at the OTA Center recently. Attendees numbering… Continue reading

Deadline nears to sign up for Pink Up Port Angeles golf tournament

The deadline is Wednesday for registration for the Pink Up Port Angeles golf tournament Friday. Soroptimist International of Port Angeles, Noon Club… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Jefferson County airport runway is closed today… and other items

The runway at Jefferson County International Airport will be closed to air traffic today from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The runway… Continue reading

PHOTOS: Clallam Bay, Neah Bay and Crescent high schools host graduation ceremonies

This year’s graduation and commencement ceremonies conclude today on the North Olympic Peninsula. Graduation ceremonies held this weekend were for Port Angeles, Clallam Bay, Crescent… Continue reading

Heat wave raises fire danger, DNR says

A heat wave is expected in Washington state, including the North Olympic Peninsula, this week. The high temperature in Forks is expected to be 82… Continue reading

Free variety show returns to Sequim Prairie Grange

Your Community Variety Show, which was moved from its regular date in May due to a scheduling conflict, will return to the third… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Demolition practice set for this week … and other items

The land-based demolition range at Bentinck Island will be in use today through Friday, the Royal Canadian Navy announced. The range will… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Waldron in running for Mrs. Washington crown … and other items

Magan Waldron has announced that she will compete for the Mrs. Washington Pageant 2018 crown. The preliminary competition for the nationally televised… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Luncheon meetings are usually Wednesdays at noon at Blakeslee’s Bar & Grill, 1222 S. Forks Ave. This Wednesday’s guest… Continue reading

Tickets on sale now for Petals Pathways Garden Tour

Advance tickets are on sale now for the Petals and Pathways Home Garden Tour on Saturday. The self-guided tour sponsored by the… Continue reading

U.S. Highway 101 work to be west of Barnes Point this week

Work on repairs of U.S Highway 101 around Lake Crescent will be west of Barnes Point this week. Drivers should expect… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: County to get more money for Memorial Field lighting

The three Jefferson County commissioners will consider accepting a grant increase for lighting at Memorial Field when they meet at 9 a.m. Monday. The meeting… Continue reading