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High winds knock out power to areas of Clallam, Jefferson

PORT TOWNSEND — High winds created problems across the North Olympic Peninsula…

New race: In Seventy48, racers travel from Tacoma to Port Townsend

PORT TOWNSEND — The Northwest Maritime Center, which sponsors the Race to…

Brinnon Food Bank featured in WhyHunger video

BRINNON — The Brinnon Food Bank was featured on the WhyHunger website…

Clallam County Fire District No. 2 firefighters battle a car blaze on U.S. Highway 101 around Lake Crescent. (Clallam County Fire District No. 2)

Car burns on Highway 101 at Lake Crescent

PORT ANGELES — A father and daughter narrowly escaped injury in a…

Clallam County Fire District No. 2 firefighters battle a car blaze on U.S. Highway 101 around Lake Crescent. (Clallam County Fire District No. 2)

Clallam Bay prison easing lockdown after fight

CLALLAM BAY — Prison officials continued easing a lockdown Saturday at Clallam…

Group on Port Angeles bridges calls for higher fences to prevent suicides

PORT ANGELES — Every night since Monday morning, when 15-year-old Ashley Wishart…

Mourners celebrate short life; pastor talks of choices in death of teen who jumped from bridge

SEQUIM — A montage of photos and videos depicting Ashley Ann Wishart’s…

Navy grounds aircrew that made vulgar drawing in sky

By Nicholas K. Geranios The Associated Press SPOKANE — The aircrew who…

  • Nov 19th, 2017

NEWS BRIEFS: Monday ribbon-cutting to fete Carrie Blake Park access road … and other items

SEQUIM — A ribbon-cutting ceremony will celebrate the opening of a new…

Olympic Medical Center approves 2018 budget, 1 percent tax hike

PORT ANGELES — Olympic Medical Center’s board of commissioners has approved the…

Rotarian aims to ramp up Dignity Toilet program in Togo village

PORT ANGELES — The Rotarian spearheading an effort to build toilets in…

Bill Peach

State sets preferred alternative for marbled murrelet protection

OLYMPIA — The state Board of Natural Resources has selected a preferred…

Bill Peach

Washington state delays Dungeness crab season

The Associated Press SEATTLE — Officials in Washington state say they’re delaying…

  • Nov 19th, 2017

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Commissioners plan hearing on ad valorem taxes

Jefferson County commissioners will conduct a public hearing on 2018 ad valorem…

EYE ON CLALLAM: County board to discuss budget

Clallam County commissioners will discuss the proposed 2018 budget in a work…

Application for Marrowstone marijuana facility denied

MARROWSTONE — The Jefferson County hearing examiner has denied an application for…

NEWS BRIEFS: Roosevelt Elementary School clothing swap starts today … and other items

PORT ANGELES — The Roosevelt Clothing Swap is set today and Saturday.…

Four children celebrate adoption into forever families

PORT ANGELES — Wiggly children tugged at the red and blue balloons…

Lake Crescent highway closure set today

PORT ANGELES — U.S. Highway 101 will be closed at the rock…

Elwha Bridge inspection Monday

PORT ANGELES — A regularly scheduled inspection of the Elwha River bridge…