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Initial count finds slight lead of Neupert over Hayden in Clallam County District Court 1 race

Dave Neupert was leading Suzanne Hayden by 3 percentage points Tuesday in their race to replace long-time Clallam County District Court 1… Continue reading

Walker heads for District Court judgeship

Mindy Walker is the apparent winner in the race for Jefferson County District Court judge. Walker had 9,973 votes to Noah Harrison’s… Continue reading

Alleged co-conspirator in meth smuggling plot pleads guilty to drug possession

An alleged co-conspirator in a plot to smuggle methamphetamine into the Clallam Bay Corrections Center has pleaded guilty to drug possession. Jose… Continue reading

Port Angeles man gets two years in prison for jail assault, thefts

A Port Angeles man has been sentenced to more than two years in prison for assaulting a Clallam County jail officer and… Continue reading

Joyce woman arrested after chase in Neah Bay

A Joyce woman was arrested after a high-speed chase in Neah Bay on Saturday, the Clallam County Sheriff’s Office said. Tami M.… Continue reading

Clallam commissioner: Gains seen in opioid epidemic

Health officials in Clallam, Jefferson and Kitsap counties have made progress in their fight against the opioid epidemic, Clallam County Commissioner Mark… Continue reading

Medicare cuts to hit OMC

The federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will cut payments for patient visits to Olympic Medical Center’s off-site clinics by 60… Continue reading

Two treated and discharged after Carlsborg wreck

A Sequim man and a Port Angeles woman were treated and discharged from Olympic Medical Center after a three-vehicle wreck at the intersection… Continue reading

Peninsula promoters urged to explore geotourism during tourism summit

Quality trumps quantity when it comes to tourism, a keynote speaker said at the Olympic Peninsula Tourism Summit on Thursday. Promoters of… Continue reading

Clallam County approves draft Shoreline Master Program

In what was described as a “milestone” for Clallam County, the three commissioners approved Tuesday a final draft Shoreline Master Program for… Continue reading

OPNET: Man tried to smuggle meth into prison

A Tacoma man has been sentenced to six years in prison for trying to smuggle methamphetamine into the Clallam Bay Corrections Center,… Continue reading

Port Angeles man sentenced after pleading guilty to 13 felonies, two misdemeanors

A Port Angeles man who was arrested after fleeing from law enforcement last summer has been sentenced to seven years and three… Continue reading

State grant to allow Clallam County youth treatment agency to grow

Clallam County has received a $1.1 million grant to expand the True Star Behavioral Health youth treatment agency, the three commissioners heard… Continue reading

Cherie Kidd to represent Pacific Northwest in Ms. Senior Universe pageant

Cherie Kidd will represent her city and the Pacific Northwest this week as a contestant in the Ms. Senior Universe pageant in… Continue reading

Joyce man facing third ‘strike’ after alleged knife threat

A Joyce man is facing his third “strike” under the three strikes sentencing law after he allegedly held a knife to a… Continue reading

Three new ballot drop boxes added to serve West End voters

Three new ballot drop boxes have been added to serve Clallam Bay-Sekiu and Neah Bay voters, the Clallam County Auditor’s Office announced.… Continue reading

Jobs increase on Peninsula

North Olympic Peninsula employers added more than 250 jobs in September as Clallam and Jefferson county unemployment rates dipped slightly for the fifth consecutive month… Continue reading

Port Angeles council eyes proposed budget

The city’s 2019 preliminary budget is balanced, sustainable and maintains funding for City Council priorities, City Manager Nathan West said. The total… Continue reading

Port Angeles City Council approves new contract with chamber of commerce

The Port Angeles Regional Chamber of Commerce has a new contract and more funding to operate the visitor center at 121 E.… Continue reading

Legislature hopefuls discuss carbon fee, idea of sanctuary state at forum

The four candidates vying to represent the 24th Legislative District in the state House of Representatives tackled the environment, immigration policy and… Continue reading