Peninsula Daily News

Jefferson Healthcare hospital CEO wins award

Mike Glenn, CEO of Jefferson Healthcare hospital is this year’s recipient of the Washington State Hospital Association’s Joe Hopkins Memorial Award. Glenn… Continue reading

PHOTO: Gigantic gourd wins Port Angeles neighborhood contest

Robin Swanson displays her first-prize pumpkin, weighing 171.1 pounds, at Evergreen Country Estates on Sunday. The neighborhood south of Port Angeles holds a giant pumpkin… Continue reading

Symphony Chorus to audition singers

The Port Angeles Symphony Orchestra is inviting singers on the North Olympic Peninsula to audition for the Symphony Chorus at 6 p.m.… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Tickets for PA harvest dinner on sale … and other items

The Esther Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star will host a harvest dinner from noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 28. The annual… Continue reading

PHOTO: Chimacum crowns homecoming royalty

Chimacum High School’s homecoming king Arron Serrato and queen Aubrey Ingersoll are presented to family and friends during halftime of the Cowboys’ homecoming game Friday… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: Board to review proposed county budget

Clallam County commissioners will review the administrator’s recommended 2019 budget in a work session at 9 a.m. Monday. The meeting will be in the commissioners’… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Annexation proposal before Port Townsend City Council

The Port Townsend City Council will consider an ordinance to place on the February ballot the annexation of the city into the East Jefferson Fire… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Chamber After-Hours are held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month at… Continue reading

Nationally known child development expert to speak in Port Angeles

Many parents are familiar with author Ellen Galinsky. If they haven’t read her books, such as the best-selling “Mind in the Making:… Continue reading

Fort Worden upgrades energy efficiency with solar, LED lights

A $1.68 million investment in infrastructure upgrades at the historic Fort Worden is expected to keep more than 200 tons of carbon… Continue reading

PHOTO: Fun continues at Hickory Shirt Days in Forks

Gordon and Sue Gibbs of Forks serve root beer and homebrew at their booth during the Hickory Shirt Days Fish n’ Brew on… Continue reading

<strong>Ens. Skye-Marie Jensen</strong>/U.S. Coast Guard
                                Coast Guard Cutter Active crew members conduct a law enforcement boarding of a fishing vessel near Heceta Bank off the coast of Oregon on their transit south, Aug. 26.

Active returns to Port Angeles after seizing cocaine valued at $87 million

Coast Guard cutter Active has returned home to Port Angeles after a 50-day counter-drug deployment to the Eastern Pacific Ocean after the… Continue reading

<strong>Ens. Skye-Marie Jensen</strong>/U.S. Coast Guard
                                Coast Guard Cutter Active crew members conduct a law enforcement boarding of a fishing vessel near Heceta Bank off the coast of Oregon on their transit south, Aug. 26.

NEWS BRIEFS: Free smoke detector aid for community … and other items

Clallam County Fire District 3 volunteers of the Diamond Point and Gardiner area are offering assistance changing… Continue reading

La Push man killed in wreck south of Forks

A 70-year-old La Push man was killed in a single-vehicle wreck on U.S. Highway 101 south of Forks at 9:40 p.m. Friday. The… Continue reading

Sequim forum to focus on commercial aquaculture Saturday

The Sierra Club’s North Olympic Group and the Sierra Club Chapter Water Salmon Committee will host “Industrial Aquaculture: Food or Folly? Losing the… Continue reading

Alzheimer’s walk slated for Sunday in Port Angeles

Saturday, not Sunday. PORT ANGELES — The Port Angeles edition… Continue reading

Wonders of autumn this weekend at Apple and Cider Festival

Fall abundance will be celebrated this weekend during the second annual Olympic Peninsula Apple & Cider Festival. It’s an opportunity for the… Continue reading

Fractals, driftwood, ‘Lucid Interiors’ featured in Port Angeles

The digital fractals of Pamela Dick will be featured at the Landing Artists Studio during Port Angeles’ Second Saturday Art Walk from… Continue reading

Halloween costume design, Sasquatch headline week’s events

Halloween costume creation, a Sasquatch lecture and a cider fest are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information also is available on… Continue reading

Hickory Shirt Days offers variety in Forks

A celebration of the history of Forks and the West End — Hickory Shirt Heritage Days — continues through Sunday. The five-day festival… Continue reading