Clallam County

Peninsula egg hunts set this weekend

Easter egg hunts are planned this weekend across the North Olympic Peninsula both Saturday and Easter Sunday. Here are the scheduled hunts: PORT ANGELES KONP… Continue reading

Residents seek answers from Sequim School Board about superintendent

A group of concerned community members gave the Sequim School Board an earful at their Tuesday night meeting, with several asking board directors… Continue reading

Single-lane closures on Highway 101 planned to begin Monday

Overnight single-lane closures on U.S. Highway 101 near Discovery Bay will begin Monday, the state Department of Transportation confirmed. Hours will be… Continue reading

Wally Davis headstone replaced

Law enforcement, former law enforcement, volunteers and citizens have raised funds to put in a new headstone for Clallam County Sheriff’s Deputy… Continue reading

Volunteers needed to clean debris from beaches on Saturday

Volunteers have a wide variety of beaches to choose to clean up during the annual Washington Coast Cleanup on Saturday. Only Freshwater Bay, Shi Shi… Continue reading

Duck Derby tickets to go on sale Friday

Tickets will go on sale Friday for the 30th annual Duck Derby. The Duck Derby is planned May 19 at Lincoln Park… Continue reading

Two Peninsula commercial shellfish harvest areas said to be threatened by pollution

The state Department of Health considers two beaches with commercial shellfish harvest areas on the North Olympic Peninsula “threatened.” The state has released… Continue reading

Easter egg hunts set on Peninsula

Easter egg hunts are planned this weekend across the North Olympic Peninsula both Saturday and Easter Sunday. Here are the scheduled hunts: PORT ANGELES KONP… Continue reading

Sequim man charged with intent to sell meth

Baylee B. Nelson has been charged with allegedly possessing and trying to sell more than $7,600 worth of methamphetamine from his Sequim-area… Continue reading

DIANE URBANI DE LA PAZ: It’s time to listen

revealing a shocking event — while seated on the couch with Vera. She only catches some of it, though. Her… Continue reading

PAT NEAL: More moratorium mumbo jumbo

IT WAS ANOTHER tough week in the news. Despite years of headlines proclaiming the return of the salmon to the Elwha, the fishing moratorium was… Continue reading

Peninsula’s only hospital designated rural or community wins national award

For the fourth year in a row, the Chartis Center for Rural Health has recognized Olympic Medical Center as one of the… Continue reading

PHOTO: Peninsula College staff members protest underfunding

Members of the faculty and staff of Peninsula College hold signs Tuesday at the Conrad Dyar Memorial Fountain in downtown Port Angeles to raise awareness… Continue reading

Poems on healing, comfort to be presented in Forks, Sequim

Judith Adams will present “The Poetic Apothecary: Poems for Healing and Comfort” at two North Olympic Library System branches. Adams will speak at 6 p.m.… Continue reading

Port Angeles student serves as state House page

Port Angeles High School student Abby Sanders, shown with her legislative sponsor, state Rep. Steve Tharinger, recently served as a page in the House of… Continue reading

Public libraries in Forks, Clallam Bay, Port Angeles, Sequim to be closed April 23 for training

The North Olympic Library System has announced that it will be closed Tuesday, April 23 for staff training. The closure includes the branch libraries in… Continue reading

Sequim Elks have disaster outreach planned for Friday

The Sequim Elks will host a disaster outreach project in cooperation with Clallam County Emergency Management and Clallam County Fire District No. 3… Continue reading

Steelhead Review Series continues at ONRC Thursday

The 2019 Wild Steelhead Review Series will continue at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Hemlock Forest Room at the Olympic Natural Resources Center.… Continue reading

Final cost of Port Angeles bridge fencing comes in low at $766,950

Barriers for Eighth Street spans cost less than engineer’s estimate, original bid