Lawmakers consider a plan to help homeless college students

A pilot project before lawmakers would provide funding for six college districts to provide services for… Continue reading

Bigfoot eludes state recognition yet again

The Sasquatch, an integral piece of Pacific Northwest folklore, got another shot at recognition this year… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Clallam park board meets Wednesday … and other items

The Clallam County Park & Recreation District No. 1 Board of Commissioners will hold a special meeting at 3 p.m. Wednesday. Candidate interviews… Continue reading

Family, law enforcement call for info on missing girl at Quilcene rally

Roxann Anderson fought back tears as she pleaded to upwards of 75 people for the return of her 16-year-old niece, Bailey Scott. “We… Continue reading

Planning expected to begin by fall for sewer upgrades in Clallam Bay, Sekiu

Carlsborg’s sewer system was completed last year. Now it’s the West End’s turn. Planning will begin by October for upgrades to two… Continue reading

Breaking silence on sexual abuse: Group sets Sequim forum with a focus on youth

Conversations are on the rise nationally about sexual abuse, assault and misconduct after revelations about Hollywood and the USA Gymnastics team — and… Continue reading

Fire damages Port Angeles home

A fire damaged a house in Port Angeles last week. The Port Angeles Fire Department quickly extinguished the blaze at 802 S.… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: PA Coast Guard helps out boaters … and other items

A Port Angeles Coast Guard crew was among those to help two people whose boat started taking on water in Canadian waters Saturday… Continue reading

Comment being accepted on Olympic National Park wildfire plan

Public comment is being taken now on a proposed revision of Olympic National Park’s Wildland Fire Management Plan. A public meeting… Continue reading

Clallam County administrator sets retirement date

Jim Jones is stepping down as Clallam County administrator. Jones, who was hired as the county’s top executive in May 2006, announced… Continue reading

Missing girl spurs Quilcene rally set for today

Residents of Quilcene are preparing to rally today as the community searches for answers in the disappearance of a 16-year-old girl. Since Bailey… Continue reading

Port Townsend native tells of mountain climbing in memoir chosen as 2018 Community Read

Leif Whittaker’s critically acclaimed memoir, “My Old Man and the Mountain,” has been selected as the Port Townsend Public Library’s 13th Annual… Continue reading

Several Port Angeles businesses moving in wake of hotel plans

Business owners are trying to make the most of the seeming certitude of being displaced in coming months by construction of a… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: County panel to discuss climate change action

Clallam County commissioners will discuss a resolution authorizing action on climate change in Clallam County on Monday. The work session will begin at 9 a.m.… Continue reading

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