Clallam County

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Monthly After-Hours held on the fourth Thursday of each month, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. This Thursday’s… Continue reading

HELP LINE: The state will not take away your house

“THE STATE WILL take the house!” No, it won’t. Now, let’s back up: Obviously, I go on and on about where to call, or look… Continue reading

Kilmer blasts agency for lack of answers on reimbursement cuts

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer sent a strongly worded letter to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, lambasting the agency for refusing… Continue reading

PHOTO: Sequim Valley Car Club donates to toy drive

Sequim Valley Car Club members Jerry and Alene Grant, along with Clallam County Fire District No. 3 Capt. Chris Turner, unload toys from the Grants’… Continue reading

Port Angeles city manager, council member learn about challenges homeless people face

Port Angeles City Manager Nathan West and Council Member Mike French spent a night at Serenity House of Clallam County’s night-by-night shelter… Continue reading

Portable problems persist in Sequim schools

Classroom space — or lack thereof — continues to be an issue at Sequim schools, particularly for at least one teacher at Greywolf… Continue reading

Rainshadow Coffee Roasting Company expands to California

California coffee lovers are in for a treat as Rainshadow Coffee Roasting Company looks to expand its coffee business south. Rainshadow Coffee owners… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: County to mull deal for criminal defense services

Clallam County commissioners will consider an agreement with Clallam Public Defender for criminal defense services Tuesday. The business meeting will begin at 10 a.m. in… Continue reading

Peninsula families can hunt for the perfect u-cut Christmas tree

Generations of families on the North Olympic Peninsula have made the search for the perfect u-cut Christmas tree part of their holiday… Continue reading

Port Angeles woman gets $350,000 in settlement with Clallam prosecuting attorney

Former Clallam County employee Tina Hendrickson’s sexual harassment lawsuit against county Prosecuting Attorney Mark Nichols was settled last week in an agreement… Continue reading

Port of Port Angeles to seek lease of John Wayne Marina

Port of Port Angeles commissioners approved a long-term plan Tuesday for potentially leasing the tax district’s publicly owned John Wayne Marina east of… Continue reading

Trial set for Bainbridge Island man accused in killing of Sequim woman

A February trial has been set in Benjamin G. Bonner’s murder case after a state psychiatrist determined that evidence of his legal… Continue reading

Pearl Harbor veteran in Sequim shares memories on 77th anniversary

Today, Roy Carter lives at the Sherwood Assisted Living facility in Sequim and is looking forward to… Continue reading

Clallam County commissioners approve 2019 budget

Clallam County commissioners have approved the county’s 2019 budget, which includes a $1 million deficit and will leave $11.5 million in reserves… Continue reading

High wind watch in effect for Clallam, Jefferson counties Friday

The National Weather Service has set a high wind watch for today into tonight for Clallam and Jefferson counties, on the heels… Continue reading

Stevens Middle School target of fake bomb threats in Port Angeles

A fake bomb threat emailed Thursday morning to two teachers at Stevens Middle School was traced to Russian and Chinese IP addresses,… Continue reading

Another arborist says Lions Park sequoia safer than first reported

A consulting arborist who climbed the Lions Park sequoia this week said the 110-foot-tall tree is not as dangerous as city officials… Continue reading

Gathering planned Sunday at Lions Park sequoia tree

A community gathering for the Lions Park sequoia is planned for Sunday. The holiday-themed “Secret Sequoia” gathering will be from 2 p.m.… Continue reading

Paul Gottlieb/Peninsula Daily News Christmas lights and temporary seating are part of the present interior of the Lincoln Theater in Port Angeles, shown here from the balcony during intermission for Snow White and the Five Housemates.A balcony.

‘Snow White’ not the end of the story: Lincoln Theater in Port Angeles expected to house another holiday production in 2019

“Snow White and the Five Housemates” has started a new tradition at the Lincoln Theater, said Marc Abshire, Port Angeles Regional Chamber… Continue reading

Paul Gottlieb/Peninsula Daily News Christmas lights and temporary seating are part of the present interior of the Lincoln Theater in Port Angeles, shown here from the balcony during intermission for Snow White and the Five Housemates.A balcony.

NEWS BRIEFS: Closures on Thursday for bridge … and other items

Motorists can expect up to four closures of the Hood Canal Bridge from 10 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20 to 2 a.m. Friday, Dec.… Continue reading