Peninsula Daily News

Clallam firefighters help to mop up blaze near Cheney

Clallam County firefighters are part of a crew mopping up the Silver Lake Fire, which was reported to be 340 acres and 43… Continue reading

Northwest Colonial Festival continues through Sunday

The Northwest Colonial Festival will offer a Colonial Village and re-enactments of important Revolutionary War battles and other activities through Sunday. The festival,… Continue reading

‘Wish Upon a Pizza’ show set for Sunday in Chimacum

The 14/48 Projects is headed back to Western Washington parks once again this summer with “When You Wish Upon A Pizza” and has… Continue reading

Book sales, ice cream social, night of bowling offered on Peninsula

Library book sales, an ice cream social and a free night of bowling are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information also… Continue reading

Fiber, charcoal, watercolors on exhibit during Second Saturday

The work of fiber artist Leslie Hoex will be featured at the Landing Artists Studio from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Saturday… Continue reading

Free outdoor summer concerts set next week

Free outdoor summer concerts will be presented on the North Olympic Peninsula next week. Sequim City Band will perform at Sequim’s Music in the Park… Continue reading

Lefties season to end with a party

The Port Angeles Lefties and the Juan de Fuca Foundation have joined to throw an end-of-the-season Lefties outdoor celebration Saturday at Civic… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Wildfire risk rises in east Washington … and other items

Temperatures in the 100s are forecast in much of eastern Washington, raising the threat from wildfires in the region. The state Department of… Continue reading

Rotary Salmon Bake marks 50th anniversary

The Rotary Club of Sequim will host its 50th annual Salmon Bake at the Sequim unit of the Boys & Girls Clubs of… Continue reading

Sequim hosts performers on Civic Center plaza

The city of Sequim invites the public to its 2018 Performers on the Plaza concert series from noon to 2 p.m. today. The… Continue reading

The Merz Trio will perform this weekend as part of Olympic Music Festival’s Fellowship series at Wheeler Theater in Fort Worden.

Two Olympic Music Festival concerts this weekend

The Olympic Music Festival will present two concerts this weekend, the first week of its OMF Fellowship series at Fort Worden. Doors… Continue reading

The Merz Trio will perform this weekend as part of Olympic Music Festival’s Fellowship series at Wheeler Theater in Fort Worden.
Airlift Northwest lands at Fort Discovery at Security Services’ Northwest Unity of Effort in a past year when the company was located in Jefferson County.

Unity of Effort event to bring aircraft, first responders to Sequim

A first responder recognition event will move to Clallam County on Saturday when Unity of Effort arrives in Sequim. Security Services Northwest will… Continue reading

Airlift Northwest lands at Fort Discovery at Security Services’ Northwest Unity of Effort in a past year when the company was located in Jefferson County.

Installation of new Department of Licensing system will briefly close offices

The state Department of Licensing is preparing to launch a new, modernized driver licensing system that will result in brief office closures and service disruptions… Continue reading

National park, forest enact campfire restrictions

Olympic National Park, Olympic National Forest and Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest have restricted campfires to developed campgrounds, picnic areas, and rental cabins… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Evacuations are ordered for the city of Entiat in Eastern Washington; Drink and Draw tonight at Studio Bob in Port Angeles

Mandatory evacuations have been ordered in central Washington state as a wildfire continued to grow in size. The Cougar Creek fire is northwest… Continue reading

Votes counted in legislative races

District 24 legislators received more votes than their challengers in Tuesday’s primary election. Incumbents and their challengers will face off in the general… Continue reading

JEFFERSON PRIMARY: Cooke, Brotherton appear headed for general election

Republican Jon Cooke and Democrat Greg Brotherton appear to be destined to spar in the November election for the Jefferson County commissioner… Continue reading

Clallam firefighters go to Silver Lake blaze

Firefighters from Clallam 2 Fire-Rescue have been mobilized as part of a South Puget Sound Strike Team to fight the Silver Lake… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Online survey for housing assessment … and other items

The city’s Department of Community Development has issued a Housing Needs Assessment survey. A link to the survey is available on the city’s… Continue reading

Port Ludlow Art League slates reception for Wednesday

The Port Ludlow Art League will hold its Second Wednesday Reception from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday in the lobby of… Continue reading