Strike ending for last Washington teachers still picketing

The last of the estimated 125,000 Washington state children who missed the start of school because of… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2018


Chimacum Backpacks For Kids program starts another season of boosting nutrition

A new season of helping the Chimacum Backpacks For Kids program is underway after a couple dozen volunteers got to work filling… Continue reading


Hearing on Jefferson shooting facility ordinance delayed

A public hearing on a draft commercial shooting facility ordinance has been postponed to Oct. 1 after originally being set for Monday,… Continue reading


Clallam PUD commissioners select Haffner’s replacement

Out of what they called a pool of experienced and talented candidates, Clallam County Public Utility District commissioners made their choice for the… Continue reading

Fire destroys 50 golf carts at The Cedars at Dungeness

A fire consumed an estimated 50 golf carts and other course equipment early Sunday morning at The Cedars at Dungeness golf course. Eric… Continue reading

Bremerton woman hurt in wreck south of Port Townsend

A Bremerton woman was injured Sunday after the car she was driving left the roadway and fell down an embankment south of… Continue reading

Video competition for high school students will promote local heroes

The 2017 Surfrider Leadership Academy Alumni group is launching a competition to engage high school students in conservation and efforts to build resilient coastal communities.… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Marine sanctuary’s council to meet in Neah Bay … and other items

The Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council will meet from 9:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday at the Makah Marina Conference… Continue reading

Kilmer tours district with Republican chair of House Budget Committee

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, a Democrat, is hosting the Republican chair of the House Budget Committee on a tour of his… Continue reading

Uranium from the sea: Sequim lab links yarn and seawater to expand energy options

Sequim researchers said they have hit a major milestone for a potential energy source using household yarn, seawater and chemistry. By flowing constant… Continue reading

Judge rejects effort to temporarily halt killing of wolves

A Thurston County Superior Court judge has rejected efforts to temporarily block the killing of wolves… Continue reading

  • Sep 17, 2018

Meeting tonight for proposed ice skating rink in PA

A community meeting will be held tonight to inform and organize residents around establishing a downtown skating rink this fall. The meeting… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Read, Eat Gathering set for tonight; financial planning talk also tonight

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will host a Read & Eat Gathering at 6:30 p.m. today at the Clallam Bay Library.… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Olympic Theatre Arts in Sequim calls for art donations … and other items

Olympic Theatre Arts (OTA) is calling for donations of original art for its annual fundraiser. OTA is seeking works such as sculpture, yard… Continue reading

Olympic National Park absorbing closed North Shore Resort at Lake Quinault

Once described on an Olympic National Park visitor website as “the jewel of the lake,” the North Shore Resort on Lake… Continue reading

Celebration planned for suicide barriers on Port Angeles bridges

A community block party is planned on the Eighth Street bridges Wednesday evening. Billed as a “thank you” concert for the people… Continue reading

Guardrail installation continues at Lake Crescent project

Guardrail installation will continue on U.S. Highway 101 this week and drivers can expect delays of up to a half-hour during… Continue reading

Log truck spills load on Highway 112 west of Joyce

A portion of state Highway 112 was closed for more than four hours Friday after a fully-loaded log truck overturned west of… Continue reading

Navy’s Peninsula submarine escort facility in use now

A ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Port Angeles Coast Guard Station marked the startup of the nation’s second submarine escort pier facility. Cooperation… Continue reading

Oregon wildlife officials to probe if cougar is same one from fatal attack

Authorities say they are investigating whether an adult female cougar they killed at the site of a fatal attack… Continue reading

  • Sep 16, 2018