Peninsula Daily News

Emaciated orca to be given de-wormer after lab test

An emaciated J-pod orca will be given de-wormer and an antibiotic to help with a possible parasite infestation. NOAA released lab results Friday… Continue reading

Free outdoor concerts set on Peninsula next week

Free outdoor summer concerts will be presented on the North Olympic Peninsula this week. Ranger and the Re-Arrangers will perform gypsy jazz at Sequim’s Music… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Twice-monthly luncheon meetings are held on the first Monday at noon at the Port Townsend Elks Lodge, 555… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Gifted flag raised at PA middle school … and other items

Stevens Middle School was recently gifted a flag from the Lower Elwha Tribe. The Port Angeles School District installed a second flag… Continue reading

Delays to resume on Highway 101 around Lake Crescent

Drivers can expect delays of up to a half-hour for alternating single-lane traffic between mileposts 228 and 229 from Tuesday through… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Investigators look at serial cat killings … and other items

Police say investigators are trying to determine whether a beheaded kitten’s head found this week is related to a series of cat killings… Continue reading

Save Our Coast hike begins today at Rialto Beach

Attorney General Bob Ferguson will lead a Save Our Coast hike from Rialto Beach to Cape Alava beginning today to protest the… Continue reading

Sequim chamber director resigns

Shelli Robb-Kahler has announced her resignation from the Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce’s executive director position. The chamber announced on Friday that Robb-Kahler… Continue reading

Smoke drifting back to Olympic Peninsula

SMOKY AIR IS returning to the North Olympic Peninsula. The National Weather Service posted on its website on Saturday a prediction that air quality… Continue reading

Water alerts issued for two more Clallam PUD systems

The Clallam County Public Utility District has issued an alert asking upper Fairview Water System customers to voluntarily conserve water while mandatory restrictions have been… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Port Townsend council to view multi-family tax exemption program

The Port Townsend City Council will review the final language of the multi-family tax exemption program ordinance when it meets at 6:30 p.m. Monday. The… Continue reading

Traffic patterns shift on Eighth Street bridges in Port Angeles

Construction crews changed traffic patterns on the Eighth Street bridges Friday at about 1 p.m. According to a news release, westbound traffic… Continue reading

Uptown Street Fair set for Saturday in Port Townsend

The 28th annual Uptown Street Fair will offer live entertainment, the Port Townsend Arts & Crafts Fair, the Jefferson County Farmers Market,… Continue reading

Lapidary open house, historic airplane replica, fly-tying demonstration offered on Peninsula

A lapidary open house, a replica of a historic airplane and a fly-tying demonstration are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information… Continue reading

The All County Picnic will be at HJ Carroll Park on Sunday to celebrate first responders and promote emergency preparedness. (Jeff Eichen)

All County Picnic prepares Jefferson communities for emergency response Sunday

The sixth annual All County Picnic will be from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at HJ Carroll Park in Chimacum. A free,… Continue reading

The All County Picnic will be at HJ Carroll Park on Sunday to celebrate first responders and promote emergency preparedness. (Jeff Eichen)

Jefferson County Democrats to hear about orca protection at annual Fish Feast

Hilary Franz, state commissioner of public lands, is expected to update Jefferson County Democrats about actions by her department to protect southern… Continue reading

Free medical clinic to benefit from winery concert

Olympic Cellars Winery will host a Seattle group, Longstride, on Saturday as the next installment in its Summer Concerts series. The evenings… Continue reading

Jazz, be-bop in Summer Quarter Concert

The Peninsula College Jazz Ensemble will present its Summer Quarter Concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Maier Performance Hall at Peninsula College.… Continue reading

Local young musicians to perform tonight

Young artists participating in the Port Angeles Symphony Summer Strings Workshop will perform at 7 tonight. The concert will be at First… Continue reading