Peninsula Daily News

Veterans assistance offered in Port Townsend

A veterans assistance office that opened in Port Townsend last fall is the newest service center on the North Olympic Peninsula. Port… Continue reading

Port Townsend Library Choir to start rehearsals Tuesday

Beginning Tuesday, children from 7 to 12 can gather each week at the Port Townsend Public Library to sing favorite songs from… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Weekly flight operations scheduled … and other items

There will be field carrier landing practice operations for aircraft stationed at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island Complex for this week. There will… Continue reading

Test of North Olympic Peninsula’s tsunami siren system set for today

Winchester chimes will be heard at noon today in Clallam and Jefferson counties during a test of the tsunami siren system. Those… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: County commissioners to talk about climate change

Clallam County commissioners will discuss climate change at a 7:30 a.m. Monday. The rest of the work session will begin at 9 a.m. in the… Continue reading

Park’s Perspectives series canceled due to shutdown

One closure included in the partial federal shutdown is the Olympic National Park’s Perspectives Winter Speaker Series. The series, held at the… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Monthly luncheon meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at 11:15 a.m. in the… Continue reading

Health advisory issued for Clallam Bay, Sekiu beaches

Sewage has contaminated beaches from Sekiu Point to Slip Point. Clallam County Health and Human Services issued a no-contact advisory for those… Continue reading

Hollywood Beach water cleared in recent test

County officials have lifted a health advisory that was issued for Hollywood Beach on Dec. 28. Moderate levels of Enterococci bacteria in… Continue reading

Kilmer named chair of new House committee on modernization

The House has established a select committee to recommend modernization of the legislative branch and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi has… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Massage workshop set for Tuesday … and other items

Susan Sherman will present a lecture on state rule changes from 6:15 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. The lecture will be held… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: County commissioners to reorganize board on Monday

The three Jefferson County commissioners will reorganize the board when they meet at 9 a.m. Monday. The meeting will be in commissioners’ chambers at the… Continue reading

State taking comment on permits for Atlantic salmon fish farms

The state Department of Ecology is taking comment now on permits for four Cooke Aquaculture Atlantic salmon farms — three in Kitsap County… Continue reading

It’s a boy — first birth of year on Peninsula in Port Angeles

A baby boy born at Olympic Medical Center in Port Angeles was the first birth of 2019 on the North Olympic Peninsula.… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: WDFW seeks volunteers … and other items

The state Department of Fish and Wildlife is looking for volunteers to fill as many as 11 postions on the Hydraulic Code Implementation… Continue reading

Sequim Art Walk offers surprises to begin the new year

Several special events will welcome a new year during tonight’s Sequim Art Walk. First Friday Art Walk Sequim is a free self-guided tour… Continue reading

Murder mystery game in Sequim tonight

The Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber Merchant Group will “Whodunnit Downtown? — The Case of the Mistaken Tin Foil Hat” tonight. The premise for the… Continue reading

Port Townsend School of Arts faculty to talk about work during Gallery Walk

Port Townsend School of the Arts Downtown artist-teachers will join Gallery Walk from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday to talk about… Continue reading

Dancing queens at Studio Bob on Saturday

The Paradiscos will return to Studio Bob bringing all the “glam” they can in their latest drag show at 8 p.m. Saturday.… Continue reading

Hula dancing, habits of cougars lecture among Peninsula offerings

Hula dancing, a Build-It program and a lecture on the habits of cougars are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information also… Continue reading