Historic preservation awards announced

Todd and Kathleen Knoblock are the recipients of the highest honor of the Jefferson County Historical Society’s historic preservation awards. They and… Continue reading

Active shooter drill offers practice on West End

It was only a drill, yet the mock shooter exercise at Clallam Bay School provided valuable lessons and training for first responders,… Continue reading

Highway 104 reopens after brush fire closes one lane

Both traffic lanes on state Highway 104 near Sandy Shore Road were opened at 5:46 p.m. Friday after a brush fire burned 5… Continue reading

Interviews begin Monday for Clallam PUD commission seat

The public will take part Monday when two Clallam County Public Utility District commissioners start interviewing 14 applicants who want to fill… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Candidate forum today… and other items

With midterm elections just months away, Indivisible Sequim will host two candidates for public office from 2 p.m. to… Continue reading

Two cars collide in Port Angeles

PORT ANGELES – Two people were taken to Olympic Medical Center after two cars collided on West Edgewood Drive. Assistant Chief Mike DeRousie of Clallam… Continue reading

Work on hiatus around Lake Crescent

Drivers can travel free of obstructions around Lake Crescent this week. No construction work is planned on U.S. Highway 101 around… Continue reading

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