Clallam County

Trailer theft leaves Boy Scouts without $900 in camping equipment

Stolen camping equipment isn’t going to keep Boy Scouts with Sequim Troop 90 from doing good turns. In November, Scoutmaster Rene Nadon discovered… Continue reading

PAT NEAL: How’s the fishing?

HOW’S THE FISHING? If I had a buck for every time I have heard that question I would not be a lowly wilderness gossip columnist.… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Tree strikes home on reservation … and other items

A large tree fell onto an occupied residence on the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribal reservation in blustery winds Tuesday evening, Clallam County… Continue reading

Clallam officials discuss moving Emergency Operations Center

Officials from across Clallam County support combining the county’s Emergency Operations Center with a dispatch center near Fairchild International Airport, but there… Continue reading

Forks man sentenced to prison after drug conviction

A Forks man has been sentenced to more than five years in prison for heroin possession with intent to deliver, pending an… Continue reading

Sequim man charged after car prowl confrontation

A Sequim man was charged Tuesday with assault and other crimes for allegedly pointing a semi-automatic firearm at a man who had… Continue reading

Green thumbs to talk gardening planning calendars

Local Master Gardeners Amanda Rosenberg, Muriel Nesbitt and Jan Danford will talk Thursday about a year’s growing season — from seed start… Continue reading

Jingle Jazz offers holiday cheer Thursday

Peninsula College will ring in the holiday season at the sixth annual Jingle Jazz concert at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Little… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Avalanche class offered free in PA … and other items

An Avalanche Awareness Class is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday. The free class will be at the Olympic National… Continue reading

PHOTO: ‘Tis the (soggy) season in Port Angeles

A pedestrian makes his way past statues in the Avenue of the People art exhibit on South Laurel Street on a rainy Tuesday in downtown… Continue reading

Services — and lack of them — to be discussed this weekend

Serenity House of Clallam County is inviting the public to learn about a variety of services that are available for people facing… Continue reading

A new proposal from the City of Sequim asks contractors to evaluate current and ongoing costs for the John Wayne Marina. Matthew Nash/Olympic Peninsula News Group

Lease in John Wayne Marina’s future?

John Wayne Marina’s future has become crowded with possibilities, including a potential joint ownership-operating agreement between the city of Sequim and Jamestown… Continue reading

A new proposal from the City of Sequim asks contractors to evaluate current and ongoing costs for the John Wayne Marina. Matthew Nash/Olympic Peninsula News Group

Death of Neah Bay man investigated after body found in truck on Highway 112

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a 21-year-old Neah Bay man after his body was found in a… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Port Angeles City Council has special meeting today … and other items

The Port Angeles City Council will have a special meeting today. The meeting, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Vern… Continue reading

WEST END NEIGHBOR: Warm music brightens up long-term care facility

ONE DOESN’T REALLY have to tune a washtub bass, so Larry Baysinger waited patiently while the other musicians tuned their strings. His foot rested atop… Continue reading

Olympic Peninsula Narcotics Enforcement Team has seized $58,671 in drugs this year

The Olympic Peninsula Narcotics Enforcement Team has seized 406 grams of heroin, 194 grams of methamphetamine, and 343 opioid pills and suboxone… Continue reading

Clallam County commissioners approve letter to Department of Natural Resources

The Clallam County commissioners have agreed to send a letter to the state Department of Natural Resources, telling the department that its… Continue reading

Peninsula voter turnout higher than historic statewide participation

The North Olympic Peninsula saw a higher number of registered voters participate in this year’s general election than did statewide. The state saw… Continue reading

PHOTO: An icy ride in Port Angeles

Brad Schroeder of Sequim pushes his 7-year-old daughter Madelynne, front, and her 6-year-old friend Piper Cook, middle, at the Port Angeles Winter Ice Village on… Continue reading

PHOTO: A spot of honey at vintage market in Port Angeles

Dana Snell of Port Angeles, left, receives a jar of honey from Meg Depew of Sequim Bee Farm on Friday at the Vintage Market fair… Continue reading