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Clallam County chief deputy treasurer to step in after Barkhuis resignation

Teresa Marchi was appointed acting Clallam County Treasurer on Tuesday. Marchi, the chief deputy treasurer, will serve as acting treasurer until an… Continue reading

Inmate pleads guilty to second-degree assault

A Clallam Bay Corrections Center inmate has pleaded guilty to second-degree assault after he repeatedly punched a cellmate in June 2016, the… Continue reading

Jail threats results in felony harassment guilty plea

A Port Angeles man who allegedly made threats to two Clallam County jail workers has pleaded guilty to felony harassment, the Clallam… Continue reading

Strait Shot to run on holidays

Due to high ridership over Thanksgiving weekend, Clallam Transit will operate its Strait Shot bus to Bainbridge Island on Christmas Eve, Christmas,… Continue reading

Agnew man convicted after trial

An Agnew man has been convicted of illegally possessing a firearm, heroin and suboxone, the Clallam County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office announced. Andrew… Continue reading

Last year for holiday lights tours in Port Angeles

Before Willie Nelson drives off into retirement, the All Points Charters & Tours operator will spend one more holiday season showing families… Continue reading

Lawmaker: Replacement Highway 101 bridge over Elwha River is fully funded

A replacement bridge for U.S. Highway 101 over the Elwha River is fully funded and should go out to bid in early… Continue reading

Slight Port Angeles utility hike likely; residents complain of high rates

City customers can expect a slight increase in utility bills next year if the Port Angeles City Council adopts a recommended adjustment.… Continue reading

Clallam to require pharmaceutical companies to support ‘take back’ kiosks

Getting rid of grandpa’s pain pills or the kids’ expired cold medicine will be safer and more convenient next year, Clallam County… Continue reading

Port Angeles man charged with attempted bank robbery

James Lavon Lewis was charged Wednesday with an attempted robbery at the 1st Security Bank in Port Angeles and with allegedly forging… Continue reading

Net pens, climate dominate as Clallam commissioners take testimony on draft shoreline plan

Clallam County commissioners were flooded with public testimony on net pens, climate change and other parts of the draft shoreline plan Tuesday.… Continue reading

Man, son escape injury when fire destroys travel trailer near Port Angeles

A travel trailer was lost in a fire on Deer Park Road early Monday, Clallam County Fire District No. 2 officials said.… Continue reading

Port Angeles City Council approves $108.03 million budget

The Port Angeles City Council has approved a $108.03 million budget for 2018. Council members voted 6-1 Tuesday — with Councilman Lee… Continue reading

Murder suspect to undergo another mental health evaluation

Benjamin George Bonner will have another mental health evaluation before entering a plea in his pending murder case. Bonner, 18, is charged… Continue reading

Port Angeles City Council discusses long- and short-term measures to prevent bridge suicides

An 8- to 9-foot curved chain-link fence, a vertical wire mesh fence of the same height or some combination of the two… Continue reading

Remembering Our Fallen: Tribute Towers in Port Angeles show faces of sacrifice

Every face tells a story. Nearly 5,000 stories are being told this weekend in a traveling photographic war memorial on display through… Continue reading

Port Angeles City Council agrees to dispose of fluoridation equipment

The Port Angeles City Council has voted to abide by a public advisory vote to keep fluoride out of the municipal water… Continue reading

Net pens allowed as conditional use in Clallam’s draft shoreline plan

Net pen aquaculture is allowed as a conditional use in open waters under Clallam County’s draft Shoreline Master Program, commissioners were told.… Continue reading

Clallam commissioners asked to back efforts against suicides at Port Angeles bridges

Clallam County commissioners are being asked to support efforts to help reduce suicides at the Eighth Street bridges. Port Angeles Deputy Mayor… Continue reading

Forks man charged with drug, weapons violations

A Forks man has been charged with multiple drug and weapons violations after Clallam County sheriff’s deputies found heroin and numerous firearms… Continue reading