National Guard to train with Clallam County agencies this weekend

The Washington National Guard will conduct emergency response training with several Clallam County agencies this weekend. Activity will be in the area… Continue reading

Fellow Nimitz sailors remember hiker who died on Sequim trail

Friends and fellow sailors aboard the USS Nimitz stationed in Bremerton remember Jeremiah Adams, U.S. Navy Electrician’s Mate Nuclear Power 2nd Class as many things,… Continue reading

Canada to buy major pipeline to ensure it gets built

Canada’s federal government said it is buying a controversial pipeline from the Alberta oil sands to the… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2018

Service Fest kicks off Monday

Sequim’s Service Fest will begin Monday and run through the following Friday, June 15, as an effort to help community members with projects… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Delays set for state Highway 112 during construction … and other items

Utility crews working for Clallam County Public Works will perform routine maintenance on about 10 manholes along three miles of state Highway 112… Continue reading

City, college, school district, Lower Elwha Tribe agree to share Port Angeles facilities

The city has inked an agreement with Peninsula College, the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe and Port Angeles School District for the shared… Continue reading

Clallam County Juvenile and Family Services director to retire at the end of June

Detention Manager Jody Jacobsen will take the helm at Clallam County’s Juvenile and Family Services as its current director, Pete Peterson, plans… Continue reading

Application deadline near for YES Program’s environmental science class in Jefferson

The Youth Environmental Stewards (YES!) Program seeks applicants for its upcoming 2018-19 Environmental Science and Leadership Class. Applications are due Thursday of… Continue reading

Forced rehab questioned in addiction battle

The last thing Lizabeth Loud wanted, a month from giving birth, was to be forced into… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2018

First 5 miles of Hurricane Ridge Road closed to bicycles, pedestrians on weekdays

The first five miles of Hurricane Ridge Road, from the intersection with Mount Angeles Road to the Heart o’ the Hills… Continue reading

Options to help Kids Fishing Day may be too costly for city, organizers say

With the annual Kids Fishing Day likely delayed to late September or early October, organizers have at least one option percolating while another… Continue reading

Bloody but forgotten WWII battle still haunts soldiers

William Roy Dover’s memory of the World War II battle is as sharp… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2018

Free equine workshop set for Thursday

The Clallam Conservation District and Olympic Peninsula Equestrian Network (OPEN) farrier Joe Marceau will hold a free workshop for horse owners Thursday. Preregistration is required… Continue reading

Officials: Efforts failing to save U.S. West sagebrush land

Public lands managers are losing a battle against a devastating combination of invasive plant species and… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2018

100 gather to observe Memorial Day in Port Angeles

Surrounded by American flags decorating the graves of veterans buried at Mount Angeles Memorial Park on Monday, about 100 people honored the… Continue reading

Port Townsend marks Memorial Day with ceremonies across city

Fallen servicemen and women were honored on Memorial Day with ceremonies at sites throughout the city. The American Legion Marvin G. Shields… Continue reading

Peninsula law enforcement ready for Special Olympics torch run

It’s that time of year again when law enforcement officials across the state raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics. Each year,… Continue reading

Coast Guard suspends search for man missing in plane crash

One person was rescued and one is missing after a small plane crashed in Eagle Harbor, off Bainbridge Island.… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2018

Coworkers remember Ludlow woman’s compassion, care, sense of humor

A Port Ludlow resident and Kingston community doctor killed in a six-vehicle collision on the Hood Canal Bridge is being remembered by… Continue reading

Clallam County Fire District No. 2 adds seven firefighter/EMTs

Clallam County Fire District No. 2 has seven new volunteer firefighter/EMTs after the new recruits were sworn in during a badge-pinning ceremony… Continue reading