Peninsula Daily News

NEWS BRIEFS: Bentinck Island range to be used for several days; OMC gets new HR manager

The land-based demolition range at Bentinck Island will be in use Monday, March 26 through Wednesday, March 28, the Royal Canadian Navy… Continue reading

Peninsula students show off their history knowledge for DAR contest

Three area students earned high marks for their essays submitted to the local chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. In the elementary/middle school… Continue reading

Former librarian to tell stories tonight at Story Swap in Port Angeles

Pat Ferris will speak at the Story People of Clallam County’s monthly Story Swap event at 7 tonight. Ferris, a Port Angeles… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Port Townsend port meeting location switched … and other items

The Port of Port Townsend will meet at the Port Townsend Yacht Club instead of the Point Hudson Marina Room for its… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Point Hudson jetty work topic at port meeting

Port of Port Townsend commissioners will consider alternative bid schedules for the work on the Point Hudson south jetty and the timeline for considering the… Continue reading

Going to see the queen?

Are you planning to travel to Victoria next Sunday to see Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip during the golden jubilee festivities in the provincial capital?… Continue reading

HUD loan deadline nears for commercial buildings in Port Townsend historic districts

The application deadline looms for loans of $1,000 to $40,000 for commercial building repairs in the Port Townsend’s historic districts. The deadline… Continue reading

Clallam Conservation District wins North Olympic Land Trust award

The North Olympic Land Trust has awarded the 2018 Out Standing in the Field Award to the Clallam Conservation District for its… Continue reading

Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge seeks volunteers; training set for April

The Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is seeking volunteers to assist visitors and staff. The refuge will… Continue reading

Driver flips car while swerving around deer on Highway 112

A driver who swerved to avoid a deer escaped injury when the 2002 Subaru he was driving flipped onto its top west… Continue reading

Tidepools Magazine announces winners of 2018 contest

Tidepools Magazine has announced the winners of the 2018 contest, which involved artists, writers photographers and musicians from communities across the North… Continue reading

Peninsula artist uses talents for land trust project

A Port Angeles artist has been selected from nine North Olympic Peninsula entries to create signage for the North Olympic Land Trust… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: Commissioners to discuss RV policy

Clallam County commissioners will discuss recreational vehicle (RV) camping, living and storage on private lots Monday. The work session will begin at 9 a.m. in… Continue reading

Boat ramp to be topic of Clallam Bay-Sekiu meeting

The Region 6 director for the state Department of Fish and Wildlife will discuss an agency proposal to buy a Sekiu boat… Continue reading

BUSINESS BRIEFS: KONP talk guests … and other items

Here is this week’s schedule for the 1:05 p.m. to 2 p.m. local talk show segment on KONP radio, at 1450 AM,… Continue reading

Deadline approaches for Heart of Service Award nomination

Nominations will be due next month for the 2018 Jefferson County Heart of Service Award. Nominations are due by 5 p.m. April 2. The Heart… 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

NEW BRIEFS: Health officials concerned about infectious diseases … and other items

Public health officials are becoming increasingly concerned about a variety of outbreaks of serious infectious diseases among people who are homeless in Seattle… Continue reading

Garden Show Gala offers variety this weekend

Speakers, Master Gardeners, vendors and art will be featured at this weekend’s 20th annual Soroptimist Gala Garden Show fundraiser at the Sequim unit… Continue reading

Free entry set for state parks on Monday

Entry will be free to state parks Monday in honor of Washington State Parks’ 105th anniversary. No Discover Pass will be needed to visit state… Continue reading