Port Angeles fire crews knock down blaze that endangered two homes

Crews extinguished a house fire on Edgewood Drive on Tuesday and prevented the blaze from destroying an adjacent home, Clallam County Fire… Continue reading

ShakeOut earthquake drill arrives on Peninsula on Thursday

Update your emergency kit, review how to protect yourself once the shaking starts and make sure you’ve designated an out-of-area contact in… Continue reading

Clallam administrator: Budget has ‘robust’ reserve but future needs to be addressed

Clallam County Administrator Jim Jones told county commissioners Monday his recommended budget will leave the county with a “robust” reserve at the… Continue reading

Permit application for work at proposed shooting facility site nets questions

Residents of the Tarboo Lake area are asking why a permit application for work at the site of a proposed shooting facility… Continue reading

West Coast military installations eyed for US fuel exports

The Trump administration is considering using West Coast military installations or other federal properties to open… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2018

Harvest of Hope dinner raises $115,000 for OMC Cancer Center expansion, Patient Navigator program

The 16th annual Harvest of Hope fundraising dinner Saturday generated $115,000 for equipment for Olympic Medical Center’s Cancer Center expansion in Sequim… Continue reading

Cherish Our Children auction to be in Forks this year

The annual Cherish Our Children, an auction to raise money to provide young people with Christmas gifts, is moving this year. For the… Continue reading

Exchange students help with Port Angeles food program

Foreign exchange students are among those who volunteer to help prepare food bags for Port Angeles School District students who need them.… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Library week set for next week in Port Townsend … and other items

Mayor Deborah Stinson has proclaimed Oct. 21-27 to be “Friends of the Library Week.” Stinson urges everyone to visit the Friends of… Continue reading

Sequim Pumpkin Patch’s corn maze flies with Peter Pan theme

Visitors to the The Pumpkin Patch, a 33-acre farm at the corner of U.S. Highway 101 and Kitchen-Dick Road, are encouraged to “Never… Continue reading

Bridge to Ediz Hook to be repaired in November

Marine Drive will be reduced to one lane near the McKinley Paper Co. mill next month as crews make repairs to the… Continue reading

Jefferson Healthcare hospital CEO wins award

Mike Glenn, CEO of Jefferson Healthcare hospital is this year’s recipient of the Washington State Hospital Association’s Joe Hopkins Memorial Award. Glenn… Continue reading

Port Angeles council members brainstorm on access to creeks

Public access to creek corridors in Port Angeles should be enhanced, City Council members said last week. Existing access to Peabody, Valley,… Continue reading

Port Townsend teachers train in emergency response

“Stop the Bleed.” “You have only three minutes of uncontrolled bleeding before a person faces a life-threatening situation and death,” Trisha Duerr,… Continue reading

PHOTO: Gigantic gourd wins Port Angeles neighborhood contest

Robin Swanson displays her first-prize pumpkin, weighing 171.1 pounds, at Evergreen Country Estates on Sunday. The neighborhood south of Port Angeles holds a giant pumpkin… Continue reading

Kilmer invites Vietnam veterans to Port Angeles pinning ceremony

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer has invited veterans of the Vietnam War to participate in a pinning ceremony in Port Angeles as part… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Tickets for PA harvest dinner on sale … and other items

The Esther Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star will host a harvest dinner from noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 28. The annual… Continue reading

PHOTO: Chimacum crowns homecoming royalty

Chimacum High School’s homecoming king Arron Serrato and queen Aubrey Ingersoll are presented to family and friends during halftime of the Cowboys’ homecoming game Friday… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: Board to review proposed county budget

Clallam County commissioners will review the administrator’s recommended 2019 budget in a work session at 9 a.m. Monday. The meeting will be in the commissioners’… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Annexation proposal before Port Townsend City Council

The Port Townsend City Council will consider an ordinance to place on the February ballot the annexation of the city into the East Jefferson Fire… Continue reading