Jefferson museum leaders seek ways to bring history to people

Jefferson County Historical Society’s new executive director and its new manager of the Research Center and Oral History Program have plans to… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Stromberg in concert for homeless … and other items

Wesley Stromberg, former Emblem 3 member, returns to his hometown of Sequim on Monday, making his hometown a… Continue reading

Peninsula public schools resume classes

Most public school districts on the North Olympic Peninsula resume classes this week. Crescent School District in Joyce began classes on Thursday. Port Angeles grades… Continue reading

Speakers tell of experiences with illegal drugs at Port Angeles rally

Many who speak at the annual International Overdose Awareness Day walk in Port Angeles typically start by introducing themselves as recovering addicts.… Continue reading

Work resumes on Highway 101 at Lake Crescent after Labor Day holiday

OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK— Beginning Tuesday, after the Labor Day holiday, drivers can expect up to half-hour delays during weekday work hours on U.S. Highway 101… Continue reading

Greyhound considering shortening time for route

EDITOR’S NOTE: This has been corrected. Greyhound Lines is the new contractor of the Dungeness Line route. The trip from Port Angeles to Seattle-Tacoma International… Continue reading

Port Angeles teachers, district agree on salary schedule

A potential teachers strike was averted late Wednesday afternoon when the Port Angeles Education Association ratified a new salary schedule for the… Continue reading

Newlywed couple homeless after blaze near Port Angeles

A newlywed couple is now homeless after their home east of Port Angeles caught fire while they were both at work Tuesday… Continue reading

Port Angeles man jailed after pursuit, crash into police car, authorities say

Police on Tuesday arrested a Port Angeles man they said led law enforcement on a high-speed pursuit that involved him crashing into… Continue reading

Smoky landscapes feature in this year’s Peninsula plein air painting contest

The Elwha River, the smoky air and a Disney movie animator converged in this year’s Paint the Peninsula competition, which wrapped up… Continue reading

Port Angeles seeks lodging tax grant proposals for 2019

Proposals for the city of Port Angeles’ lodging tax fund grants in 2019 are due by 5 p.m. Sept. 21. The 2019… Continue reading

Jefferson County schools preparing for first day of classes

Most of Jefferson County’s students will bid farewell to summer next week as the 2018-19 school year gets underway. Teachers and administrators… Continue reading

Bedinger family asks for Morse Creek road barriers after death of daughter

Kim and Don Bedinger hope to make the Morse Creek curve on U.S. Highway 101 east of Port Angeles safer for travelers after… Continue reading

Tickets on sale for Clallam Democrats Roosevelt Dinner

Tickets are available now for the Clallam County Democrats’ 2018 annual Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Dinner fundraiser Sept. 29. The dinner will be… Continue reading

Port Angeles management coach working with Sound Transit CEO — for $550 per hour

Sound Transit is paying a management coach $550 per hour to help Chief Executive Officer Peter Rogoff… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Awareness walk today … and other items

Port Angeles Citizen Action Network and The Answer For Youth will host the fourth annual Overdose Awareness Walk in Port Angeles today.… Continue reading

Event to urge action for orcas, climate

Rise for Orcas and Climate Justice is set Sept. 8 to celebrate endangered southern resident orcas and rally for action for them… Continue reading

PSP prompts closure of Fort Flagler, Mystery Bay to shellfishing

The state has closed Fort Flagler State Park and Mystery Bay State Park to shellfish harvesting because biotoxins that cause paralytic shellfish… Continue reading

McKeen talks of tenure as Port Angeles city manager

Dan McKeen will retire as Port Angeles City Manager next week, leaving the city in a “financially sound situation,” the City Council… Continue reading

Felony charges filed after high-speed pursuit

A Port Angeles man accused of leading police on a pursuit, ramming into a police vehicle, driving 70 mph against oncoming traffic… Continue reading