Downtown Port Angeles piano getting a makeover

The piano that filled the downtown streets of Port Angeles with music last summer is getting a makeover before it returns. A… Continue reading

County committee will study impacts of shooting range facilities

Members of the Commercial Shooting Facilities Review Committee held their inaugural, organizational meeting Wednesday afternoon to outline plans for the next six… Continue reading

Search continues for missing hiker in wilderness south of Sequim

Search and rescue teams continued to comb the Gray Wolf River drainage south of Sequim on Wednesday for a 24-year-old hiker… Continue reading

Survivor of Golden Gate Bridge jump to speak in Port Angeles

Golden Gate Bridge suicide survivor Kevin Hines is bringing his story of strength and hope to Clallam County, where death by suicide… Continue reading

Crews work to free gray whale from fishing gear off La Push

Biologists on Wednesday were working to untangle a juvenile gray whale that had become stuck in fishing gear more than 15 miles… Continue reading

Port Angeles grandmother arrested after alleged road rage

A 71-year-old woman was arrested for investigation of second-degree assault and resisting arrest for allegedly ramming her sedan into an SUV in… Continue reading

Sequim Irrigation Festival Royalty Court welcomes new princess

A new princess has joined the 2018 Irrigation Festival Royalty Court for the remainder of the festival year. Liliana Williams was crowned princess… Continue reading

NOLS eyes Sequim expansion, sets community discussion

A proposed expansion of the Sequim Library could go before voters this November depending on a special meeting of the North Olympic Library… Continue reading

Authorities respond to entangled whale near La Push

Authorities said crews were responding to a whale that was entangled in fishing gear off the Washington coast. The Coast Guard said… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2018

Port of Port Townsend to rethink Point Hudson jetty funds

All four bids to replace the Point Hudson south jetty were over cost estimates, so Port of Port Townsend commissioners delayed action… Continue reading

USS Nimitz sailor missing in Olympic National Forest

Authorities were searching Tuesday for a 24-year-old hiker who went missing in the Buckhorn Wilderness south of Sequim. Jeremiah Adams, a… Continue reading

Services for Quinault elder set today

Services for Quinault elder Barbara ‘Gee’ Capoeman will be today. Services will be at 10 a.m. at Coleman Mortuary in Hoquiam with a… Continue reading

Former foster son of ex-Seattle mayor files lawsuit

The former foster son of ex-Seattle Mayor Ed Murray has filed a lawsuit against the city and Murray, claiming Murray… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2018

NEW BRIEFS: Port Angeles School Board meeting … and other items

The Port Angeles School Board will consider replacing a 2007 interlocal agreement with one that adds Peninsula College and the Lower Elwha… Continue reading

Port Angeles seeks Lodging Tax Advisory Committee applicants

The city of Port Angeles is seeking applicants to serve on the Lodging Tax Advisory Committee. The influential panel makes recommendations to… Continue reading

Report: Legal marijuana boosts government revenue – a little

By Geoff Mulvihill The Associated Press A new report finds that legalizing and taxing marijuana boosts revenue for state and local governments, but not by… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2018

Sour notes in tsunami siren song: Clallam issues false alarm, Jefferson chimes fail to sound

The monthly tsunami siren tests on the North Olympic Peninsula did not go as planned Monday, with an erroneous tsunami warning in… Continue reading

State panel sanctions former physician assistant

A state medical panel of doctors and members of the public has sanctioned a physician assistant who worked on the Quileute Tribe’s… Continue reading

Port of Port Townsend opens bids for Point Hudson jetty project

Four sealed bids were opened Monday afternoon by the Port of Port Townsend for the Point Hudson south jetty replacement project. American… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: 23 graduate from emergency medical technician class … and other items

Jefferson County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Trauma Care Council’s 2018 Basic Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) class graduated 23 students March 24.… Continue reading