Clallam County

Port Angeles man released from jail, arrested again for investigation of burglary

A 34-year-old Port Angeles man who a judge released from the Clallam County jail last week was arrested again over the weekend… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Read, Eat Gathering set for tonight; financial planning talk also tonight

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will host a Read & Eat Gathering at 6:30 p.m. today at the Clallam Bay Library.… Continue reading

Last free outdoor concert on Wednesday

The last free outdoor concert of the season on the North Olympic Peninsula will be Wednesday. The Weavils will play bluegrass from… Continue reading

New health officer appointed for Clallam County

The Clallam County Board of Health appointed Dr. Allison Berry Unthank as county health officer on Sept. 4. Unthank graduated from Johns… Continue reading

BUSINESS BRIEFS: New Habitat construction manager … and other items

Habit for Humanity of Clallam County has announced new construction manager Ben Pacheco. Pacheco and his wife, Donna, moved to the area… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Olympic Theatre Arts in Sequim calls for art donations … and other items

Olympic Theatre Arts (OTA) is calling for donations of original art for its annual fundraiser. OTA is seeking works such as sculpture, yard… Continue reading

Olympic National Park absorbing closed North Shore Resort at Lake Quinault

Once described on an Olympic National Park visitor website as “the jewel of the lake,” the North Shore Resort on Lake… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: Kale, kale, the gang’s all here

SINCE FALL WILL arrive on the Peninsula this coming Saturday at 6:54 p.m., its warm and earthy tones are now starting to appear in your… Continue reading

African Children’s Choir to sing in Port Angeles, Sequim

The young vocalists are making their way across the West Coast, singing for a better life for themselves and their fellow Ugandans thousands of miles… Continue reading

BIRD WATCH: Liven up a long drive with birding

A LONG DRIVE awaits you if Spokane is your destination. Many travelers look upon this adventure as long and boring torture. I never have. Think… Continue reading

Celebration planned for suicide barriers on Port Angeles bridges

A community block party is planned on the Eighth Street bridges Wednesday evening. Billed as a “thank you” concert for the people… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Luncheon meetings are usually Wednesdays at noon at Blakeslee’s Bar & Grill, 1222 S. Forks Ave. This Wednesday’s guest… Continue reading

Guardrail installation continues at Lake Crescent project

Guardrail installation will continue on U.S. Highway 101 this week and drivers can expect delays of up to a half-hour during… Continue reading

HELP LINE: What to expect with the new Medicare cards

WE’VE BEEN HERE before, but I see that with the growing level of noise about new Medicare cards there is also a growing level of… Continue reading

LETTER: Re-elect Commissioner Bill Peach in Clallam

As elections approach I would ask the citizens of Clallam County and particularly the citizens of the west side of Port Angeles to recall, as… Continue reading

LETTER: Roadside memorials distract drivers

Roadside memorials distract drivers and might thereby cause additional accidents. The Peninsula Daily News’ front page photo Aug. 31, the Bedinger family and the State… Continue reading

LETTER: Vote to support Sequim Library

I love the Sequim library. As I walk into the building and pass another person, I say: “This is my favorite place in Sequim and… Continue reading

Log truck spills load on Highway 112 west of Joyce

A portion of state Highway 112 was closed for more than four hours Friday after a fully-loaded log truck overturned west of… Continue reading

Molestation trial date set

A Sequim man has pleaded not guilty to molesting a girl at his residence about two years ago. Brian Russell Dilley, 37,… Continue reading

Navy’s Peninsula submarine escort facility in use now

A ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Port Angeles Coast Guard Station marked the startup of the nation’s second submarine escort pier facility. Cooperation… Continue reading