Politics

Dexter’s lead over Berglund grows in second count of ballots in Clallam County

PORT ANGELES — Kate Dexter’s lead over Travis Berglund in Port Angeles…

 

Leads narrow but outcomes unchanged after second count of ballots in Jefferson County

PORT TOWNSEND — Leads narrowed in contested races for the Jefferson Healthcare…

 

Fluoride foes want more action from Port Angeles council

PORT ANGELES — Fluoridation opponents spent little time basking in victory over…

 

McComas ahead in Jefferson Healthcare board race; Van Hoover awaits next count

PORT TOWNSEND — Bruce McComas holds a narrow lead over Cheri Van…

Levy for housing goes down; both advocates, foes say some solution to housing crunch is needed

PORT TOWNSEND — Voters in Jefferson County rejected Proposition 1, which would…

Washington Democrats win key Senate race in Washington

OLYMPIA — Washington Democrats have won a key state Senate race that…

  • Nov 9th, 2017

One Port Angeles council race too close to call; Schromen-Wawrin takes large lead over Wojnowski

PORT ANGELES — Kate Dexter and Travis Berglund were separated by 37…

Pool measure approval to pave way for pool expansion

PORT ANGELES — A measure to allow for an expanded community pool…

Janet Campbell

Initial count results told for Peninsula school contests

Across school districts in Clallam and Jefferson counties, the first count of…

Janet Campbell

Juvenile justice tax gets heavy support in first count of ballots

PORT ANGELES — Clallam County voters seemed to be handily approving a…

Second-class-city measure resoundingly rejected

PORT ANGELES — Voters ensured that the city of Port Angeles would…

McAleer appears to keep port seat; incumbent takes 64 percent of initial vote to challenger’s 36 percent

PORT ANGELES — Colleen McAleer was in a celebratory mood tinged with…

Britni Duncan

Fire district elections show some clear winners

Clallam-Jefferson Fire Protection District 3 appointee Steven Chinn apparently was elected against…

Britni Duncan

Forks race results: mayor, council, hospital

FORKS — Tim Fletcher appears to be Forks’ new mayor. Fletcher led…

Discovery Bay fire department levy vote close

DISCOVERY BAY — The initial count of ballots Tuesday saw a maintenance…

Brad Clinefelter

One incumbent in, the other teeters in port races

PORT TOWNSEND — Incumbent Pete Hanke apparently will keep his seat as…

Brad Clinefelter

Port Townsend City Council considers amended version of tax increase

PORT TOWNSEND — The Port Townsend City Council has approved on a…

Women sign letter calling for change at Washington Capitol

By Rachel La Corte The Associated Press OLYMPIA — More than 170…

  • Nov 7th, 2017

McAleer leads, juvenile detention tax approved in first count of Clallam votes

EDITOR’S NOTE: The result of the Forks mayoral contest has been corrected.…

Housing measure fails in first count of Jefferson ballots; McComas in lead

A measure to raise the taxes of property owners to help pay…