EYE ON JEFFERSON: County to continue deliberating shooting range moratorium

The three Jefferson County commissioners will continue deliberations on a moratorium on commercial shooting ranges during the meeting that begins at 9 a.m. Monday. The… Continue reading

Shooting range draws fire: Moratorium brings crowd to debate D’Amico’s Tarboo plans

The sound of automatic weapons fire filled the Superior Court. Stone-faced, Noah Frisch stood before the crowd, turning his body slowly around… Continue reading

City officials: Mooring floats at Port Angeles City Pier to be installed by June

Boaters will have a place to tie up at Port Angeles City Pier come June, a city official has vowed. Long-awaited mooring… Continue reading

Port Angeles City Council considers plastic bag ban

Let the plastic bag debate begin. The Port Angeles City Council voted 5-2 Tuesday to direct staff to develop a proposal to… Continue reading

Memorial service set next week for Donald Roberts, Port Angeles-area veteran of three wars

A memorial service with military honors has been scheduled for next week for retired Army Col. Donald Lorne Roberts, who earned a… Continue reading

Super Saver Foods set to open in old Haggen site in Port Angeles by May

Work on Super Saver Foods, which is moving into the former Haggen building in Port Angeles, is ahead of schedule and the… Continue reading

Researcher tells of surprises discovered about cougars

Cougars are far more social than previously thought, a Sequim scientist told a Peninsula College audience last week. A 17-year study in… Continue reading

Peninsula man is Kilmer’s guest at National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C.

For U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer and Air Force Col. John Teichert, the National Prayer Breakfast was about faith, unity and a mutual… Continue reading

Olympic Medical Center given $250,000 toward expanded cancer center in Sequim, equipment

Olympic Medical Center has received a $250,000 gift that will help pay for an expanded cancer center in Sequim and equipment for… Continue reading

Fire district 3 considering levy lid lift

Clallam County Fire District 3 is experiencing continued higher call loads at a time when fire officials say the district’s revenues will not… Continue reading

More than 150 seek answers at Navy open house in Port Townsend on training plans

A small chorus sang songs of peace during the Navy’s open house in Port Townsend as people learned about the Navy’s proposal… Continue reading

Golf cart catches fire at Sequim golf course

A small electrical fire scorched three golf carts at the Cedars at Dungeness. Assistant Chief Eric Quitslund with Clallam County Fire District 3… Continue reading

Port Angeles woman wins poetry prize

Karen Whalley of Port Angeles has received the 2018 Off the Grid Poetry Prize for her most recent collection of poetry. The… Continue reading

Jefferson public schools, low-income residents get break in final electrical rate hikes

The Jefferson County Public Utility District has taken measures to make its electric rate hike easier for schools and low-income residents to… Continue reading

LifeRing recovery network comes to Port Angeles

The evening get-together is just starting. People walk into the room, eyeing the strangers who are already there. Each one takes a… Continue reading

Officials point to spontaneous combustion of oil-soaked rags in Port Angeles garage fire

A fire was confined to a garage and emergency officials believe it was caused by the spontaneous combustion of oil-soaked rags. There… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Drink and Draw set for Studio Bob; former Port Angeles student promoted in Air Force

Drink and Draw, a free event for all ages, is planned at 7 p.m. Thursday. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. at… Continue reading

Tiny house burns in Port Townsend

An early morning blaze left a transient woman without shelter after it destroyed the tiny house in which she was staying Wednesday.… Continue reading

Olympic National Park to accept wilderness reservation requests later this month

PORT ANGELES ­— The Olympic National Park Wilderness Information Center will begin accepting wilderness permit reservation requests beginning Thursday, Feb. 15, for the 2018 season.… Continue reading

Navy taking comment on draft plan for land, cold-water maritime training

The U.S. Navy is hosting an open house in Port Townsend tonight to provide information on its proposed special operations training in… Continue reading