UPDATED — Forest Service spends a record $243M last week on wildfires

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service spent a record $243 million last week battling forest fires around the country, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Thursday. (continued)

GOOD FRIDAY MORNING! What's happening on the North Olympic Peninsula? See today's PDN front page

Free stars and planets astronomy program at Hurricane Ridge tonight, Saturday and Sunday

Quileute, state send salmon to firefighters, fire victims in Eastern Washington

HOW YOU CAN HELP — Silver Spurs 4-H Club seeks supplies for horse, livestock owners who fled Washington fires

HOW YOU CAN HELP — Port Angeles woman heads drive for donations for Eastern Washington wildfire victims

'Everything I own is down there': Woman working on film eyes restoration after boat submerged near Port Townsend is raised

Nippon working on deadening boiler’s steam valve noise following complaints

‘Pit-to-pier’ firm to appeal after lawsuit against Navy over easement is dismissed

Jammin' in the Park celebration to unveil new recreation area, beaches in Port Angeles on Saturday

State to buy 1,310 acres of forest land near Dabob Bay for $3.96 million

OUTDOORS: Wild coho retention allowed on ocean; West End rivers reopened to fishing

Elwha officer arraignment on fourth-degree assault charge set Tuesday after alleged fight

Hollywood Beach reopens after high-level bacteria contamination

Clallam deputy saves mobile home resident, pets from Port Angeles blaze

WEEKEND: Sir Tom Stoppard's plays open tonight on Sequim stage; two shorts run through Sept. 20

WEEKEND: First Friday Art Walk to feature music, art and the color blue in Sequim

WEEKEND: Fort Worden to be 'battlefield' during Civil War re-enactment starting Saturday

WEEKEND: Four artists to be featured at Cutting Garden Art Center in Sequim starting today

WEEKEND: Fur traders camp re-enacted today through Sunday south of Carlsborg

WEEKEND: Contra dances make return Saturday to Black Diamond Community Hall near Port Angeles

WEEKEND: New art shows on hand in Port Townsend’s monthly Gallery Walk on Saturday

WEEKEND: Lobo del Mar to perform in Quilcene for museum benefit Saturday

WEEKEND: Uncle Bonsai trio to perform original songs in cabaret-style concert Saturday in Port Townsend

WEEKEND: Songwriter to perform in Coyle Concerts in the Woods this Saturday

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