Clallam County

Hot rods rev up for Sequim Prairie Nights

When you see this many cool cars rolling down Washington Street, it usually means it’s May and Irrigation Festival time. In August, however,… Continue reading

Douglas Allison, right, is pictured being ushered to his chair by Clallam County public defender Harry Gasnick during Allison’s sentence hearing in 2016 in Clallam County Superior Court in Port Angeles. File photo by Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

Family files civil lawsuit against private school

A King County civil lawsuit claims those who oversee Mountain View Christian School near Sequim withheld knowledge that a former teacher convicted of… Continue reading

Douglas Allison, right, is pictured being ushered to his chair by Clallam County public defender Harry Gasnick during Allison’s sentence hearing in 2016 in Clallam County Superior Court in Port Angeles. File photo by Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

Forks man pleads guilty to federal charges

A Forks man, who police arrested last summer after finding a golf-ball-sized amount of methamphetamine in a baby’s diaper and the child’s mother… Continue reading

Free medical clinic to benefit from winery concert

Olympic Cellars Winery will host a Seattle group, Longstride, on Saturday as the next installment in its Summer Concerts series. The evenings… Continue reading

ISSUES OF FAITH: Always remember that God is truth

EDITH STEIN, A Carmelite nun who was killed at Auschwitz used to say that “if we seek truth, then we seek God, whether we realize… Continue reading

Jazz, be-bop in Summer Quarter Concert

The Peninsula College Jazz Ensemble will present its Summer Quarter Concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Maier Performance Hall at Peninsula College.… Continue reading

Library’s Summertime Music! series kicks off Friday night

The Sequim Library’s Summertime Music! Outdoor Concert Series brings music groups to Sequim for a trio of free Friday night concerts this month,… Continue reading

Local young musicians to perform tonight

Young artists participating in the Port Angeles Symphony Summer Strings Workshop will perform at 7 tonight. The concert will be at First… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Interim port director eye for Port of Port Townsend … and other items

Port of Port Townsend commissioners will consider the appointment of an interim director when it meets today. Commissioners will meet at 1:30… Continue reading

Rainforest Run ends, but reunion begins; motorcycle rally set for this weekend in Forks

The inaugural Rainforest Run Cycle Camp Family Reunion will be today through Sunday. The gathering will be at Cycle Camp at 1071 Mora… Continue reading

Rialto Beach closed during search

Olympic National Park officials closed down popular Rialto Beach on Thursday afternoon while searching for a person who was allegedly threatening people,… Continue reading

Fishing boat sinks in Port Angeles Boat Haven

EDITOR’S NOTE: This has been corrected by removing a paragraph that erroneously said that the Elwha Police Department had been asked to assist but did… Continue reading

Peninsula socked in by wildfire smoke

A vise of smoky air Wednesday continued to grip the Olympic Peninsula as wildfires raged to the north in British Columbia and… Continue reading

Plans for school portables underway

As Sequim School District readies for the next school year, several programs and schools are looking at portables as temporary solutions for housing… Continue reading

Port Angeles man charged with second-degree rape, assault

Charges of second-degree rape by forcible compulsion and fourth-degree assault were filed Wednesday against a 43-year-old Port Angeles man. Other women have… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: ‘Read to Feed’successful … and other items

New Day Learning Academy students exceeded their reading campaign goals in the “Read to Feed” service project, raising $700 for Heifer International.… Continue reading

PHOTO: Getting a trim

Lukas Teague, 10, of Port Angeles, a member of the Lambchops 4-H Club, trims the hair on Lacey, his show pig, during… Continue reading

Clallam County Fair set to begin Thursday

Exhibitors have been busy this week setting up at the Clallam County Fairgrounds in preparation for this year’s fair. The Clallam County… Continue reading

Measure now off the ballot: Clallam finance department question paperwork late

The Clallam County commissioners’ plans of putting a measure to create a county finance department on the November ballot have been delayed… Continue reading

Woman arrested in Port Angeles after police pursuit

Law enforcement officers have arrested a woman they say drove a car into a state Department of Corrections officer before leading police… Continue reading