Child airlifted to Seattle after Brinnon wreck

A child was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center with a laceration Saturday after a two-vehicle wreck on U.S. Highway 101 north of Brinnon,… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Commissioners to hear update on wastewater project

The three Jefferson County commissioners will hear an update on the Port Hadlock Wastewater Project at the meeting that will begin at 9 a.m. Monday.… Continue reading

A 5:13 a.m. blaze burned a residential structure at 16th and H streets in Port Angeles Saturday morning. (Jay Cline/Clallam Fire District No. 2)

Port Angeles building burns in early Saturday blaze

Port Angeles Fire Department and Clallam Fire District No. 2 responded to a residential structure fire at 16th and H streets at… Continue reading

A 5:13 a.m. blaze burned a residential structure at 16th and H streets in Port Angeles Saturday morning. (Jay Cline/Clallam Fire District No. 2)

Brush fire tangles traffic on 104, Sandy Shore Road

Sandy Shore Road is closed to all through traffic and the westbound lane of state Highway 104 is closed because of a 5-acre… Continue reading

Bridge barrier work underway in Port Angeles

A work crew places upright posts on the Eighth Street bridge over Valley Creek in Port Angeles on Wednesday as part of a project to… Continue reading

Port Townsend council OKs housing program

A divided Port Townsend City Council has agreed to adopt a 12-year multi-family tax exemption program. The program designates specific residential target… Continue reading

PA man recuperating following concert attack

A Port Angeles man who works in Sequim is recuperating in Wenatchee from a head injury after he was assaulted with a rock… Continue reading

Public comment being taken for Olympic Hot Springs Road action

An environmental assessment of a proposed geotechnical investigation to judge the engineering feasibility of relocating a portion of Olympic Hot Springs… Continue reading

Peninsula cyclist nears N.Y.: Fundraiser for autism center surpasses goal

What have you done in the past five weeks? For almost every one of the days since June 30, Port Townsend’s Mike… Continue reading

Rescue team rushes to help ailing orca spotted off Canada

Teams of whale experts Thursday were racing out to sea to help an ailing young orca, but… Continue reading

Jefferson County Fair opens for three-day run

Mac’s Building to be dedicated with ceremony today

Health official watches air quality as Maple Fire continutes to grow

As the fast-moving Maple Fire continues to torch forestland near Hamma Hamma north of Shelton, initial analysis suggests that it will be burning… Continue reading

Perseids, planets on view at Hurricane Ridge

Heavens star in telescope program

Forks man dies in US 101 crash on West End

A 77-year-old Forks man died in a one-vehicle collision Wednesday morning 49 miles south of Forks at the Jefferson County-Grays Harbor County border.… Continue reading

Clallam firefighters help to mop up blaze near Cheney

Clallam County firefighters are part of a crew mopping up the Silver Lake Fire, which was reported to be 340 acres and 43… Continue reading

Northwest Colonial Festival continues through Sunday

The Northwest Colonial Festival will offer a Colonial Village and re-enactments of important Revolutionary War battles and other activities through Sunday. The festival,… Continue reading

Active shooter training set today at Clallam Bay School

Clallam County first responders will participate in their annual full-scale active shooter training at Clallam Bay School today. The training will be… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Wildfire risk rises in east Washington … and other items

Temperatures in the 100s are forecast in much of eastern Washington, raising the threat from wildfires in the region. The state Department of… Continue reading

Paving the way on Hurricane Ridge Road

A paving machine puts down a layer of asphalt on Hurricane Ridge Road below Heart O’the Hills in Olympic National Park… Continue reading