A new proposal from the City of Sequim asks contractors to evaluate current and ongoing costs for the John Wayne Marina. Matthew Nash/Olympic Peninsula News Group

Lease in John Wayne Marina’s future?

John Wayne Marina’s future has become crowded with possibilities, including a potential joint ownership-operating agreement between the city of Sequim and Jamestown… Continue reading

A new proposal from the City of Sequim asks contractors to evaluate current and ongoing costs for the John Wayne Marina. Matthew Nash/Olympic Peninsula News Group

Commissioners adopt 2018 Jefferson County Comprehensive Plan

The Jefferson County commissioners have voted unanimously to adopt the 2018 Jefferson County Comprehensive Plan and Unified Development Code, a 400-page road… Continue reading

Inslee wants 100 percent clean energy in Washington by 2045

Gov. Jay Inslee on Monday proposed an ambitious package of legislation to tackle climate change, including eliminating fossil fuels such as natural gas… Continue reading

  • Dec 11, 2018

Senate passes bill making it easier to kill sea lions

A bill that would make it easier to kill sea lions that feast on imperiled salmon in… Continue reading

  • Dec 11, 2018

Trump plan to reclassify nuke waste alarms environmentalists

The Trump administration wants to reclassify some radioactive waste left from the production of nuclear weapons… Continue reading

  • Dec 11, 2018

Death of Neah Bay man investigated after body found in truck on Highway 112

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a 21-year-old Neah Bay man after his body was found in a… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Port Angeles City Council has special meeting today … and other items

The Port Angeles City Council will have a special meeting today. The meeting, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Vern… Continue reading

New lights installed at Memorial Field in Port Townsend

Jefferson County’s Memorial Field is a whole lot brighter as the latest lighting technology has replaced the old standard that has been… Continue reading

Clallam County commissioners approve letter to Department of Natural Resources

The Clallam County commissioners have agreed to send a letter to the state Department of Natural Resources, telling the department that its… Continue reading

Peninsula voter turnout higher than historic statewide participation

The North Olympic Peninsula saw a higher number of registered voters participate in this year’s general election than did statewide. The state saw… Continue reading

Earthquakes hit in ocean west of B.C.

Three small earthquakes were recorded off the coast of British Columbia on Sunday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The first registered a magnitude… Continue reading

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PHOTO: Fun, education at Feiro field trip

Kristen Neils of Tumwater and her daughter, Kennedy Neils, 6, examine a squid before its dissection as part of a field trip for students of… Continue reading

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PHOTO: Colorful breakfast at Port Angeles Elks Club

Two-year-old Brooklyn Senf entertains herself with crayons and markers with her grandmother, Karen Clark of Port Angeles, during Saturday’s pancake breakfast in the ballroom of… Continue reading

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Pacific marten topic of Perspectives lecture Tuesday in Port Angeles

The search for the elusive Pacific marten in Olympic National Park will be the topic of a lecture on Tuesday. The lecture… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: County sets public hearing on proposed ordinance Monday night

Jefferson County commissioners will conduct a public hearing on a proposed ordinance concerning commercial shooting ranges at 6 p.m. Monday. The special meeting will be… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: County considers moving Emergency Operation Center

Clallam County commissioners will discuss moving the Emergency Operation Center at a meeting that will begin at 9 a.m. Monday. The work session will be… Continue reading

Name of Littleneck Beach in Blyn gets state approval

OLYMPIA – The Washington State Board on Geographic Names has approved a name for a beach in Blyn offered by the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe that… Continue reading

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                                Marie Sewell of Port Townsend makes afghans — such as this one with Seahawks colors — to give away.

Christmas meal saved by Home Fund help

When you walk into your kitchen to create the big holiday meal, you can take one thing for granted: the ground beneath… Continue reading

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                                Marie Sewell of Port Townsend makes afghans — such as this one with Seahawks colors — to give away.

Task force: Legislature should be more transparent

A task force created after Washington lawmakers attempted to exempt themselves from the state’s Public Records Act says the state… Continue reading

Jefferson Sheriff’s Office investigating wreck involving deputy

An investigation is underway into a wreck involving an on-duty Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputy. Both Deputy Ryan Menday and Don Boehnlein, 62,… Continue reading